New Eirgrid adverts described as ‘disgusting’ by local anti-pylon group

The chair of a local anti-pylon group has branded a new ad campaign by Eirgrid as a ‘disgrace’.

The body launched the new ads recently but Padraig O’Reilly from the NEPPC says they should be listening to the people on the ground instead.

Eirgrid’s “The Current The Future” adverts show the role it plays in managing the country’s electricity grid.

But Padraig O’Reilly told Northern Sound that they’re being allowed to spend money, with no accountability: