VAT Again!

VAT Again!The VAT tax issue is the bane of Irish print map publishing, it’s bizarre that print maps are classified along with the ‘Hospitality Sector’. The VAT for this sector…

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Gala Rock

Gala RockThe local placename Gala Rock came to my attention a couple of years ago, but with no exact location, just that it was near Bray. Local man Maurice O’B…

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Local Sources

Local SourcesWhen it comes to collecting placenames, the best kind of local sources are those interested in the project and who are both knowledgeable and well known in the community.…

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Deer Cull

Deer CullOnly a few days ago the Dept of Agriculture had a well publicised announcement that there would be a much enlarged deer cull. Presumably to be conducted by NPWS…

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