Boil Water Notice for Carlow Town

Irish Water has issued a "boil water notice" that covers Carlow town. Earlier this week they issued a notice for parts of county Carlow, however that was extended to cover the town as well as parts of neighbouring counties yesterday. Water must be boiled for: Drinking; Drinks made with water; Preparation of salads and similar foods, which are not cooked prior to eating; Brushing of teeth; Making of ice - discard ice cubes in fridges and freezers and filtered water in fridges. Make ice from cooled boiled water. What actions should be taken: Use water prepared for drinking when preparing foods that will not be cooked (e.g. washing salads); Water can be used for personal hygiene, bathing and flushing of toilets but not for brushing teeth or gargling; Boil water by bringing to a vigorous, rolling boil (e.g. with an automatic kettle) and allow to cool. Cover and store in a refrigerator or cold place. Water from the hot tap is not safe to drink. Domestic water filt…
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Road Closures and Routes During the Ploughing

The National Ploughing Championships are being held again this year in Carlow. Full information about the event may be found on the official site.

If, however, you are trying to see how the traffic and routes around Carlow are impacted then check out the Garda site here.

Carlow town is largely unaffected, though there are restrictions in place and uniformed Gardai are at most junctions.

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Revamping Carlow.biz

I first setup Carlow.biz about 10 years ago.

It hasn't had a huge amount of "TLC" in the last couple of years, which is unfortunate.

Over the next couple of weeks I'm going to try to revamp the site a little.

First off I'll be recreating the various listing categories that existed in the old version of the site and I'll be populating them with listings.

After that.. well it all depends.. if the site starts to get a bit of interest then I might do some more with it, but I had to switch it around!

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