Vacancy: Storekeeper Clerk, National Monuments Depot, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim

The Office of Public Works (OPW) invites applications to fill one position of Storekeeper Clerk Grade 1 at the National Monuments Depot, Old Mill, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim.


26 September 17

 

New “Fly on the Wall” TV series on life in the Phoenix Park It’s a Park’s Life starts tonight on RTE 1 at 8.30

For the first time in Irish broadcasting history, in association with the Office of Public Works (OPW), Moondance Productions has been given complete access to one of Ireland’s most loved and visited public spaces - Phoenix Park. In this monumental new six-part documentary series, viewers go behind-the-scenes like never before in one of Europe’s largest city parks.

Narrated by Emmy winner Baz Ashmawy and airing at 8.30pm on RTÉ One on Wednesdays from September 6th, It’s a Park’s Life is the perfect show for the whole family to sit down and enjoy together. View the trailer for the programme here.

6 September 17

 

Minister Kevin “Boxer” Moran Visits Donegal to see at first hand the effects of the extreme weather event

Minister Kevin “Boxer” Moran T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief is visiting Donegal today to see at first hand the effects of yesterday’s extreme weather event.

23 August 17

 

Minister Moran welcomes official opening of the refurbished Ormond Castle in Carrick-on-Suir, Co. Tipperary.

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran T.D., Minister of State with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief today welcomed the official opening of the newly restored Ormond Castle Heritage site in Carrick-on-Suir Co. Tipperary following an extensive two and a half year conservation project. 

26 July 17

 

Minister 'Boxer' Moran visits flooding schemes in Cork City and County

Minister Kevin 'Boxer' Moran T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief was in Cork today (25th July) to visit flood relief schemes and review progress on major flooding programmes in both Cork City and County, which will benefit from some €300 million in total of Government funding for projects already completed, under construction currently and planned.

25 July 17

 

Minister Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran T.D. announces free admission for children under 12 to OPW Heritage Sites from 1st July 2017.

The Minister of State for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief, Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran T.D. today announced that all children under 12 will be admitted for free to all Heritage Sites managed by the OPW Heritage Service.  This initiative will commence on Saturday the 1st of July and will ensure that all children under 12 will have an opportunity to visit these sites for free with their families during the holiday period.

1 July 17

 

"Every day I pinch myself" - The OPW's Robbie Norris explains why being Head Gardener at The Áras is his dream job

22 June 17

 

The Grove of Nations Park

Representatives from the Diplomatic Corps today, 19th June, attended a tree-planting ceremony to launch the Grove of Nations at Farmleigh House.

19 June 17

 

Northern Ireland Heritage Gardens Trust's 25th Annual Conference

Historic Gardens – Restore, Preserve or Conserve - Making Choice"

19 June 17

 

Grace: Photographs, 1955–1969 An exhibition at Castletown

The OPW is delighted to present this wonderful exhibition curated by Guillaume Aral, Virginie Journiac and Leonardo Saviano. The 124 original photographs in this collection capture the fascinating transformation of Hollywood icon Grace Kelly into Princess Grace of Monaco. First shown at Galerie Ferrero in Nice last summer, it has been expanded to include additional vintage photographs covering the State visit to Ireland in 1961 of Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco.

12 June 17

 

OPW 185 at Rathfarnham Castle (Video)

To mark 185 years since an Act of Parliament in Westminster established the Office of Public Works [OPW], a number of projects have been instigated by the OPW185 Project Team.

11 May 17

 

OPW Art Management Videos

Check out latest videos from recent exhibitions and events.


19 January 17

 

Shannon Flood Risk State Agency Co-ordination Working Group

Last Winter the Government took decisive action to support the existing plans in place to address flooding on the Shannon and established the Shannon Flood Risk State Agency Co-ordination Working Group to enhance on-going co-operation across all of the State agencies involved with the River Shannon, including ESB, Waterways Ireland, Bord na Móna, Inland Fisheries Ireland, the National Parks and Wildlife Service, OPW and the relevant local authorities.

1 December 16

 

OPW 1916 Videos

A selection of videos commissioned by the OPW to commemorate the Centenerary of 1916 can be found here.

1 February 17

 

Draft Flood Risk Management Plans (FRMPs)

The Office of Public Works (OPW), as lead agency for flood risk management in Ireland, is producing Flood Risk Management Plans (FRMPs) under the Catchment Flood Risk Assessment and Management (CFRAM) Programme, in line with National Flood Policy and the requirements of the EU 'Floods' Directive.

15 September 16

 

OPW Response to Press Queries on Cork City Flood Relief Scheme

OPW Response to Press Queries on Cork City Flood Relief Scheme

2 February 17