Blueways Ireland project – workshop invitation

image006The Blueways Ireland project is a national water and land based multi-activity trail including food, heritage, craft and music trails.  Blueways are an opportunity for communities and commercial service providers to benefit from the economic and recreational potential of their water resource.The existing Shannon Blueway trails are being extended both West and South from Carrick On Shannon, and the new Shannon-Erne Blueway from Leitrim Village to Belturbet is also nearing completion. As a valued member of the Shannon – Erne area community we invite you to take part in one of the following  ‘Benefit from the Blueway’  workshop: 

Thursday 12th November 7:30 pm Slieve Russell Hotel, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan

These 90 minute workshops will outline the Blueway concept and provide an opportunity for you to influence the Blueway development and also express your views on how to promote local and tourism use of the Shannon and Shannon Erne Blueways.  Should you require any further information, please visit the ‘News and Events’ section of   where you will see the benefit from the Blueways information.  Alternatively contact Humphrey Murphy at or phone 086 2659276 to register your attendance.

The Upper Shannon Erne Future Economy Project (USEFE), is supporting the development of the Shannon and the Shannon Erne Blueway.  The USEFE project is a partnership between Cavan, Leitrim, Longford & Roscommon Co. Councils, the ESB and Bord Na Mona with the support of Waterways Ireland. ILC has been appointed to support local community and commercial Blueway development capacity.

Your attendance at these workshops would be greatly appreciated as we value your participation. Please pass this information onto anyone else you think may be interested in attending.