Leitrim County Council, in conjunction with the Heritage Council, has recently appointed a Heritage Officer for County Leitrim.
Her name is Aoife Mulcahy and she is currently building up a network of groups/contacts throughout the county with the aim of working together to promote and create an awareness of heritage matters in County Leitrim.
Heritage covers a wide range of areas and is defined as comprising of; Archaeological Objects, Architectural Heritage, Flora, Fauna, Geology, Heritage Gardens & Parks, Heritage Objects, Inland Waterways, Landscapes, Monuments, Seascapes, Wildlife Habitats and Wrecks.
Other areas of interest may include folklore, local history and cultural heritage.
Aoife would be delighted to hear from community groups, voluntary groups, school groups, public bodies, professional consultants, academics, other interested parties/individuals ,etc. out there who are currently involved/have worked on heritage projects, have skills or expertise/background in heritage related issues.
So let her know you are out there! Please feel free to contact Aoife as she really would be delighted to hear from you.
Tel: (071) 9620005 Ext. 511