Laragh Glendalough Notes Week Beg 18th May

The Brockagh Resource Centre 

Scrap Metal

Clean up your home or Farmyard free. The Brockagh Resource Centre are now accepting scrap metal to raise funds for the Brockagh Centre. Scrap metal can be left at the back of our building for collection. Some of the items you can bring are Biscuit tins, steel oil tanks, steel window frames, steel coal bunkers, Radiators, Solid fuel cookers, Sheep wire, Bicycles, Old cars without the tyres, Wheel Barrows, Golf irons, etc. No Fridges, Freezers, Cookers, Timber, Plastics or Tyres. Contact or go to

Community Call

Brockagh Centre are part of the Community Call, anyone needing assistance should call community assistance 1800-868-399 or e-mail the centre

For further information, or to share advice, email, consult the Brockagh Resource Centre Facebook page or visit 

Free Book Stand

There is a book stand outside our front door for anyone who would like to take a book or put books there for others to share.

Glendalough Heritage Forum

We have just launched our new Glendalough Heritage website at  As members of Our Wicklow Heritage, we invite you to explore our local history collections and discover unique articles, photographs, documents, oral histories and personal stories. We are working together to record and make accessible the county’s rich built, natural and cultural heritage. We invite you to participate by contributing your information, stories and photographs.

Phase 1 of Government Restrictions

As part of the easing of restrictions, car parks, forest, walks and beaches are re-opening on Monday 18th May. It is important to remember that people wishing to visit these locations must be within 5km and the Garda will be patrolling these areas. Wicklow County Council, OPW, National Parks and Wildlife Service and Coilte along with Garda will be monitoring and reviewing the opening of these locations to ensure everyone’s safety.