National Heritage Week Needs You!
The Heritage Council, coordinators of National Heritage Week (18th – 26th August 2012) have today issued a call for people to get involved and promote Heritage Week in their county by becoming a County Ambassador. The Heritage Council ‘County Ambassador Volunteer Programme’ seeks to recruit volunteers in every county. Located in the local Tourism Information Office throughout the week, the role of the County Ambassador will be to provide tourists with information on what is happening in the local area as part of National Heritage Week.
Training and support will be provided by the Heritage Council and Fáilte Ireland to all volunteers the week commencing 13th August. If you are interested in becoming a County Ambassador for the week, log on to www.heritageweek.ie, the deadline to apply is Friday 10th August.