Both residential and commercial property markets performed positively in 2015, with Land prices continuing to strengthen across the year despite the downturn in the dairy sector according to Best Property Services annual review.
The residential property market saw price increases of 5-7% across 2015 while demand continues to grow for larger family properties. Strong rental demand is also reported in all sectors of residential property and due to continue into 2016.
Adrian Doran, Residential advisor pointed to a very positive December as evidence of an active market place. “Traditionally there is a tailing off of new sales in December as … Read more
Buttercrane Shopping Centre has won the top award Best Baby Changing facility in a shopping centre or retail location in all of the UK and Ireland and achieved Platinum status for their toilet facilities which were upgraded at a cost of £100,000.
The major national award commended their recently upgraded toilet facilities which include a ‘Space to Change’ disabled facility and an integrated Sensory Zone.
The Centre was up against major competition in the national awards ceremony which had hundreds of entries from retail, hospitality and education and local authorities across England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.
The judges cited … Read more
Kingerlee Exhibition, ‘Beyond the Beyonds’
LUAN GALLERY, Athlone 16th Jan – 27th Feb
Renowned International artist John Kingerlee will make a rare appearance at a special exhibition of his work in the Luan Gallery Athlone on 16th January, to celebration his upcoming 80th Birthday.
John Kingerlee, who recently became and Irish Citizen, was born in Birmingham (in 1936) and is a direct descendent of the potter Josiah Wedgewood on his mother’s side from County Cork.
He was the first British or Irish artist to exhibit his works in the National Art Museum of China in … Read more
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