OPW Minister launches archaeology guide in Sligo

Minister Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran says educating our children on our heritage is vital.

The Independent Minister for the Office of the Public Works is at the Carrowmore megalithic tombs in County Sligo this morning for the launch of a new brochure from Archaelogy Ireland on the ‘Neolithic Cuil Irra’ peninsula.

The brochure is written by Dr. Stefan Bergh, lecturer in Archaeology at NUI Galway is being launched to mark the 30th anniversary of Archaeology Ireland.

It coincides with Heritage week this week.

Speaking to Ocean FM News prior to the launch this morning, Kevin Boxer Moran says it’s important we promote our heritage not just abroad but at home and especially for the younger generation: