The ‘Be Winter Ready’ 2018-2019 Campaign – You, Your Community and the Winter
The Department of Rural and Community Development (DRCD), together with the Office of Emergency Planning (OEP), produced the ‘Be Winter Ready’ leaflet for 2018-2019. Winter readiness is a challenge for individuals and communities across Ireland each year, and the campaign is designed to raise awareness of practical steps to keep safe through the winter months… Continue reading.
A Status Red weather warning comes into effect for Leinster and Munster at 4pm tomorrow (Thursday 1st March), please stay indoors during this period and know that all information relating to this weather warning can be found at the Government’s Extreme Weather Event Information service.
The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Mr. Michael Ring TD, has reminded people of the need to look out for older and more vulnerable members of their community during the cold snap which has been forecast for this week. Snow and extreme cold are predicted this week and a Status Yellow weather advisory for the whole country has been extended and is in place until March 3rd at 6pm…Continue reading.
A period of severe weather conditions is expected to hit the country this week. Snow and extreme cold are predicted, with a country-wide Status Yellow weather advisory, bringing challenges for communities across the country…Continue Reading.