Launch of Western Meals on Wheels Network

  Seamus Boland IRL, Martina Gavin FORUM Social Services, An Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Clare Purton Westport Social Services, PJ Nally Castlebar Social Services at the launch of Western Meals On Wheels Network on 8th June 2015 in Castlebar.

Annual Review 2014

The Irish Rural Link Anuual Review for 2014 was published in May 2015.You can download the report here (pdf).

Rural Community Consultation

The delivery of significant infrastructure, whether its energy, water, roads, IT, faces considerable challenges, particularly to communities who may have to shoulder the inconvenience of living with huge physical structures in their area. Concerns range from the lack...

Call For A National Tidy Towns Network

As chairman of Irish Rural Link I attended, along with over 400 other delegates from all over Scotland, the inaugural Scottish Rural Parliament last November, the culmination of years of hard work by the organising committee with support from the Scottish Government....

Rural Protocol

Irish Rural Link is proposing that Rural Protocol should be first consulted before the closure of any services in rural Ireland. Such a protocol might save a great deal of negative energy and anxiety expended by rural communities in order to defend, what seems to be...