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Echelon Data Centre secure second site in Arklow

Welcoming news of further potential employment in Arklow. A second phase is understood to have been earmarked for either further data centre development, or for the generation of renewable power. Given the Kish data centre is a similar size to Echelon's first 100MW Arklow centre, it could involve an investment of around €500m from the [...]

Echelon Data Centre secure second site in Arklow2020-01-31T18:44:52+01:00

Arklow This Week

St Patrick’s Day Parade The Arklow Town St Patrick’s Day Parade Committee have announced that the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place at the earlier time of 2pm on Saturday the 17th March. This year’s parade will have a fun theme for floats "Bring your favourite book to life". For anyone who wishes [...]

Arklow This Week2018-02-23T11:46:01+01:00

Arklow This Week

Kynoch’s  Explosion remembered           On September 21st, 1917, Arklow was rocked by an explosion at the local Kynoch’s ammunition factory, in which 27 men lost their lives. This year, the 100th anniversary of the tragic event will be remembered by Arklow Music and Arts Group (AMA) at a special centenary concert. [...]

Arklow This Week2017-09-15T15:14:44+01:00

Arklow This Week

Free Breakfast Event - "State Supports To Grow Your Business"   Arklow Seabreeze Festival 2017   We are still accepting applications for the Princess Competition, contact Tina O Sullivan  087 9093848  or Mary Burke 087 259504 To keep up to date on whats happening visit:  www.arklowseabreezefestival.ie Support those who support the festival and have some [...]

Arklow This Week2017-06-23T14:35:06+01:00

Regional Enterprise Development Fund

Regional Enterprise Development Fund - Open for Applications Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor and Minister for State Pat Breen this week announced a €60 million competitive fund to support the Regional Action Plan for Jobs and the Action Plan for Rural Development. The fund will have four streams with varying investment levels and Enterprise Ireland is [...]

Regional Enterprise Development Fund2017-05-30T15:12:05+01:00

Arklow This Week

Arklow Port's Potential The recent arrival of a large cargo vessel to Arklow Port is seen as an encouraging sign that Arklow could once again be a thriving port.  The “Arklow Fortune” is the first ship of its size to enter the harbour in a decade.  This ship, owned by Arklow Shipping, was here for [...]

Arklow This Week2017-05-25T23:20:42+01:00

Arklow This Week

Arklow Town Team   Following the launch of the promotional video “Arklow Municipal District – Making a Difference” last year a new Town Team was established in January 2017.  One of the objectives is to encourage more collaboration and co-operation between the business community and the Arklow Municipal District. Five sub-committees have been form – [...]

Arklow This Week2017-04-21T10:18:33+01:00

Arklow This Week

Arklow Camera Club Photographic Exhibition The annual member’s exhibition of Arklow Camera Club continues until next Saturday 25th March in the Library (normal library opening times). Visit www.wicklow.ie/arklow for library opening  times.  This club is Arklow’s oldest photographic association, its emphasis is on fun and learning and not competition.  It is the perfect forum to learn the basics and [...]

Arklow This Week2017-03-24T13:46:54+01:00

Arklow This Week

Countdown to St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Arklow   The countdown to this year's parade has already and with just a week remaining, plans are at an advanced stage for this year's parade in Arklow.  If you have not already expressed your interest to take part, it is not too late to pickup an entry [...]

Arklow This Week2017-03-10T15:12:32+01:00
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