Heritage in Tidy Towns - Seminar
Date: Saturday, March 24, 2012: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Regional Cultural Centre, Port Road, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
The event is aimed at existing ‘Tidy Towns’ committees as well as community groups, heritage groups, historical societies, communities and individuals interested in participating in the ‘Tidy Towns’ competition.
The aims of the seminar are to:
(i) raise awareness of the built, cultural and natural heritage of towns and villages in County Donegal;
(ii) highlight the role that heritage plays in contributing to the character of our towns, villages and their streetscapes and in creating a sense of place;
(iii) promote best practice in the care, conservation, management and maintenance of our heritage; and
(iv) identify ways in which ‘Tidy Towns’ committees can protect, conserve and enhance the built, cultural and natural heritage of towns and villages.