Tales from the Town Hall

ONE of the most important events of any year for the local authority was the business of striking a new rate and the year 1963 was no exception. The headline in a local newspaper read ************Naas rate up by four...

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Tales from the Town Hall: One hundred years ago Part 2

CONTINUING our look at the council chamber snippets we find that in April a special meeting of the UDC was called for the consideration of the rate estimate for 1913-1914. The clerk to the council Mr J Boyle submitted his...

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Gleanings from the council chamber 100 years ago

Tales from the Town Hall BY contrast with the beginning of the century the start of the second decade (1910)...

Tuesday, 05/03/13 - 9:11am Read More

Tales from the Town Hall. More political dynasties

IN the 1950 Urban District Council Bill Callaghan was elected for the first time and subsequently was continuously elected at...

Tuesday, 27/11/12 - 10:47am Read More

Tales from the Town Hall Political Dynasties

  By Mick Mulvey IN the old ballroom of the Town Hall, which is now the Naas Town Council chamber,...

Tuesday, 20/11/12 - 3:33pm Read More

Tales from the Town Hall-Good neighbours

THERE is an old saying “everyone needs good neighbours” and in that respect the Town Hall is no exception. The...

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