This report details the findings of a participative town health check seminar held in Kells, Co. Meath. As part of the process, five expert mentors facilitated special interest groups in a two-day workshop, with the outcomes and actions realised into this document.
Published by: The Heritage Council, Meath County Council & Kells Local Heroes
This report highlights the unique qualities of traditional buildings regarding their energy performance, and also the highlights the potential value in developing standards and guidance for the industry.
Ballybrilliant: Heritage-led Regeneration in 5 Irish Towns
Built/Urban Heritage & Archaeology /
This publication features 5 Irish town -Carlingford, Westport, Tramore, Fethard and Youghal- where communities have worked to ensure that their urban centre remains vibrant but also true to its origin and identity. For these towns heritage was not a constraint but a resource used to promote and create interesting places.
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