Kerry County Council hosted a major national tourism conference in Listowel , with a focus on growing and enhancing the Wild Atlantic Way. The event at the Listowel Arms
Hotel heard from a wide range of tourism experts and aims to strengthen the links and networks which have been created to maximise the benefits of the internationally-renowned tourism route.
Pictured are Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin TD; Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr John Sheahan, Moira Murrell, Chief Executive Kerry County Council, Fiona Monaghan, Head of the Wild Atlantic Way, Fáilte Ireland, Niall Ó’Donnchú, Assistant Secretary, Dept. of Culture, Heritage and Gaeltacht, Joan McCarthy, Head of Tourism Development, Kerry County Council.
The conference, with the theme of ‘Working as One on the Wild Atlantic Way – Building Sustainable Communities’,was opened by the Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin TD and the keynote address was delivered by musician and broadcaster, Philip King.