The Tralee Town Centre Health Check Report 2017 focuses on the survey results of a number of key indicators of the overall health of the town centre including: level of town centre activities, land use/commercial mix, pedestrian footfall patterns and business operators and shoppers’ perceptions of the quality of the environment of the historic county town.
Published by: Kerry County Council and The Heritage Council
Adopt a Monument: Guidance for Community Archaeology Projects
Built/Urban Heritage & Archaeology Education & Training /
This manual provides guidance on understanding and recording monuments, care and conservation, interpretation, communications, funding as well as health and safety. Aimed at the participants of our Adopt a Monument Programme but also communities the length and breadth of Ireland, and even internationally, who are interested in engaging in heritage projects.
Published by: The Heritage Council
Author(s): Roisin Burke, Neil Jackman and Conor Ryan, Abarta Audio Guides
Despite the uniqueness of many individual Irish towns, they still manage to share a range of common components that include: a formal street layout, public spaces, street scapes, and landscaping. It is, however, the manner in which these components are arranged that the uniqueness of individual towns emerges.
Regenerating Ireland’s historic towns and villages
Built/Urban Heritage & Archaeology /
Over the past ten years the heritage council
has sought via the Irish Walled Towns Network,
community-led village design statements, the
heritage officer network and the pilot historic
towns initiative to empower the residents of
ireland’s town and villages through knowledge and
modest financial support.
market research Built/Urban Heritage & Archaeology /
This report, commissioned by The Heritage Council and researched by Ignite Research provides a snapshot of what people think about Irish towns and what people expect from the areas they wish to live in.