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A bridge too far? A medieval city left with a "token" wall
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A bridge too far? A medieval city left with a "token" wall

Dec 18th 2019, 7:00 AM 19,630 Views 10 Comments

In the third part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we delve into the issues surrounding the controversial demolition of two historic houses and the gable wall that remains “encased in a tomb of steel girders”.

A bridge too far? "It looked like the river bed was being devastated"
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A bridge too far? "It looked like the river bed was being devastated"

Dec 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 42,893 Views 12 Comments

In the second part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we reveal that residual limestone aggregate remains in the protected River Nore following construction of a bridge that left the community of Kilkenny City divided.

A bridge too far? The inside story of the road scheme that divided a city
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# The Kilkenny Project

A bridge too far? The inside story of the road scheme that divided a city

Dec 16th 2019, 12:05 AM 40,403 Views 25 Comments

In the first part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we reveal the cost of the bridge more than doubled while Kilkenny County Council paid €7 million for two buildings in the centre of Kilkenny that are now valued at just €400,000.