The Royal Canal is steeped in heritage so its no surprise that there are loads of things to do for heritage week 2018. Here are some of the highlights with more to follow… Donaghmore Cemetery – history walk  22 August, 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Run by the Maynooth Local History Group/ Donaghmore Cemetery Maintenance Committee. Starting…

It was announced this week, that Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) will be handed the lead role in delivering the remaining sections of the Dublin Galway Greenway. It is hoped the TII’s expertise in delivering national infrastructure projects and their ability to negotiate with landowners will help break the current empass. Furthermore, the dept of Transport and…

A 20 year community project to renovate a historic canal barge is nearing completion just in time for the opening of the Royal canal greenway. In the early 1990’s, the Royal Canal Amenity Group had the idea of restoring an old derelict Royal Canal Barge that was partly submerged on the canal at Killucan. The…

You Asked: Whats Going On With The Royal Canal Greenway Now? Its been a long time in the making but the Irelands longest greenway is almost here. So to celebrate the upcoming launch of our new website for the Royal canal greenway, we are providing a comprehensive update on the latest status. The Royal canal…