Skerries Allotments has won a Merit Award from the RDS in the Allotments category. They were commended for their sustainable water irrigation system and their community activities, which include a community Polytunnel and seasonal barbeques.

Along with an active allotment association which works in partnership with Fingal Co. Co.

The prize was awarded at the GIY annual conference in Waterford in September. The award was accepted by Mary Marsden and Barry Brady, both prominent members of Sustainable Skerries and the main drivers behind the Skerries Allotments. Well done to Mary and Barry, a well deserved recognition of their hard work and commitment to their community.