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'Silent Exposure' - the Photography of William Despard Hemphill

'Silent Exposure' - the Photography of William Despard Hemphill' opened in the Main Guard, Clonmel on 4th July and is on display until 31st July.

The exhibition showcases the work of one of Ireland’s pioneering photographers, William Despard Hemphill (1816–1902), a native of Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.

9 July 14


National Historic Properties Event Proposals 2015

The Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland invite individuals, groups, organisations and event management/production companies to submit expressions of interest in staging events of a cultural, musical, educational or heritage nature between the dates 1st January and 31st  December 2015 in OPW National Historic Properties' sites.

30 June 14


Old Man's House Exhibition at the RHK

The Old Man’s House exhibition created by the Office of Public Works is an exhibition which tells the story of one of the most iconic Dublin buildings and Ireland’s foremost example of fine 17th century architecture – The Royal Hospital Kilmainham.

26 May 14


Flood Risk Management Conference

On Thursday 10th April, 2014 the OPW hosted a Flood Risk Management Conference in Dublin Castle Conference Centre.

11 April 14


OPW & Insurance Ireland announce Memorandum of Understanding on Flood Defence Data

Mr. Brian Hayes, TD, Minister of State at the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW), together with Mr. Kevin Thompson, CEO of Insurance Ireland (II) today, 24 March 2014, announced details of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Office of Public Works and Insurance Ireland on the exchange of information on flood defence works.

24 March 14


St. Patrick's Festival Greening 2014

St. Patrick's Festival Greening 2014

10 March 14


Coastal Storm Flooding Damage Works

As part of the overall Government response to the very severe storms in early January 2014, Local Authorities have been requested to undertake assessments of the extent of damage caused by the storms and the estimated cost of repairing the damage.

13 January 14


Annual Report 2012

Annual Report 2012

16 December 13


Property Asset Management Delivery Plan

Minister of State Brian Hayes TD, launched the Property Asset Management Plan “Accommodating Change – Measuring Success” . The Plan is the work of the Steering Group on Property Asset Management, chaired by the Chairman of the Office of Public Works. The OPW has the central role in driving efficiencies across the State’s diverse property portfolio, in accordance with the Government’s programme of public service reforms.

30 July 13