Castle Park trees broken by vandals

BETWEEN 15 and 20 young trees in Kilkenny’s Castle Park have been broken by vandals.

BETWEEN 15 and 20 young trees in Kilkenny’s Castle Park have been broken by vandals.

The saplings were discovered – in many cases snapped completely in half – on Friday morning last. They had been recently planted at the far end of the lake by the wall.

The OPW, which administrates the grounds, was not available for comment.