10 sacks of litter taken from the Nore

As part of Keep Kilkenny Beautiful and their pride in the river, Kilkenny Aqua Canoe Club recently cleared the river banks between Greensbridge and the weir at Maudlin Street.

As part of Keep Kilkenny Beautiful and their pride in the river, Kilkenny Aqua Canoe Club recently cleared the river banks between Greensbridge and the weir at Maudlin Street.

Led by club members Howard Triggs and Robbie Heffernan of Diageo Kilkenny, they filled some 10 black sacks with litter, mostly beer cans.

The haul included 13 life buoys and a television.