Kilkenny city was featured on Nationwide and Building Ireland on the 31st of March. there were wonderful pictures and review of our New Medieval mile museum on Nationwide and following this on Building Ireland, the history of Kilkenny Castle and its importance to Kilkenny City was celebrated.
The Programmes can be seen on the RTE player website.
Keep Kilkenny Beautiful were very pleased to welcome Mary Kennedy and the Nationwide team to Kilkenny.
Some of the many attractions of our Beautiful city were visited. This included the wonderful boardwalk and the river Nore linear park part of which extends from Kilkenny city centre out to Ossory pedestrian bridge. The walk forms a loop along both river banks and is very popular with walkers, joggers and cyclists. There is also a branch of the walk all of the way to Bennettsbridge along the river Nore.
The Nationwide programme on Kilkenny is planned to be broadcast by RTE1 on Wednesday 14th September, do not forget to tune in!
Why not log on to RTE player to see the best of Kilkenny City! We were honoured to welcome the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins and Sabina Higgins to Kilkenny for the unveiling of the National overall 2014 TidyTowns winner’s Plaque.
KKB going Nationwide!! Check out the popular RTE program Wednesday 7th May at 7pm starring……………Kilkenny. Celebrating our amazing recent win as Failte Ireland’s top tourism town. We look forward to seeing you.
Mary Kennedy of RTE Nationwide with David Fitzgerald KKB Chairman and Nora Darcy KKB