Naas and Straffan scoop Gold

Naas and Straffan are now Gold Medal Towns in the national Tidy Towns competition. Maynooth scooped a Value Water Award and  Newbridge has won a Tree Project award. Straffan came first in Co Kildare, Naas second and Kill third. Meawhile Letterkenny in Co Donegal is Ireland's Tidiest Town for 2015. Letterkenny was named top of the 862 towns and villages throughout the country at this year' s SuperValu National TidyTowns competition. Clonegal Co. Carlow claimed the award of Ireland's Tidiest Village. Listowel, Co Kerry received the award for Ireland.  

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