Cavan promotes food waste prevention

Cavan County Council has been promoting food waste prevention to householders and consumers. Over 35,000 people attended the Taste of Cavan event in August 2015 and visitors got an opportunity to view Cavan Council’s food waste prevention stand and learn more about the costs of food waste . This was supported by the Clean Technology […]

Green Christmas campaigns in Cavan and Limerick

Cavan County Council, Limerick County Council and Limerick City Council have produced materials to encourage householders to prevent waste, especially food waste, this Christmas. In Cavan the County Council has produced an advertisement to be published in the Anglo Celt newspaper, in support of a Green Christmas and food waste prevention. Limerick City and County […]

Cavan launching new video during EWWR

Cavan is celebrating EWWR on Saturday 24th November in Cavan Town with the launch  and premiere of a documentary video about the Greening of the Fleadh Cheoil as well as a range of other activities. Here is the lineup: Music Bands in Market Square from 12 – 5.30pm Green Fleadh 2012 Movie Premiere – Free […]

Local Authorities Supporting European Week of Waste Reduction

Several local authorities are supporting the 2011 European Week of Waste Reduction (EWWR) with a wide range of local activities. Click here to see the full range of Irish activities by everyone, including  the Irish EPA Here is just some of what the local authorities are doing – get out there and support them! aaa […]

LAPN Events and Locations Working Group plans for 2011

The LAPN Events and Locations Working Group met in Portlaoise in January 2011, to discuss its plans for 2011, create synergies, share resources among the group and build upon the successes of 2010. The group includes: Sharon Carroll, Galway City Council (; Michéal OCoileáin, Kerry County Council (; Pauline McDonagh, Limerick County Council ; Sinead […]

Cavan gearing up first Green Fleadh – ‘An Fleadh Ghlais’

Cavan is gearing up for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2010 which will be the first Green Fleadh  – ‘An Fleadh Ghlais’. As part of its work on the Green Fleadh, Cavan County Council is undertaking several initiatives and working with pubs and restaurants in Cavan Town and environs, providing them with: An Enviromental Policy Advice […]

Posters for LAPD and LAPN Projects

Posters have been produced to summarise the individual projects of the Local Authority Prevention Demonstration (LAPD) and Local Authority Prevention Network (LAPN) programmes. Click on the images to see the full posters and more information: The following posters also summarise the whole programme – click on the images to learn more: