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Heritage Council selects seven new monuments under 2017 Adopt a Monument Scheme

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Seven new sites have been chosen to take part in the 2017 Adopt a Monument Scheme run by the Heritage Council. The sites from across Ireland range in size and date from an early medieval ringfort in Limerick, to the precarious ruins of a medieval castle on an Atlantic cliff in Donegal and a nineteenth century mining landscape in Slieveardagh, County Tipperary.

Nine Heritage Projects recognised under Heritage Council’s Heritage Awards

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The Heritage Council’s Heritage Awards Ceremony recognises the fantastic work of the heritage community in Ireland and showcases the best of National Heritage Week. 

Heritage Council announce details of 2017 Grants Schemes

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The Heritage Council has today announced the details of its 2017 Heritage Grants Schemes under which €800k in funding will be available for projects nationwide. 

Forgotten Archaeological Monuments Wanted

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Heritage Council launches 2017 Adopt a Monument Scheme.

The Heritage Council has today issued a call for communities to nominate the forgotten and lonely monuments in their community that are desperately in need of care and attention under the 2017 Adopt a Monument Scheme.