News

Co Cavan UNESCO Geopark undergoes re-brand in a bid to boost tourism

Jul 21, 2021 12:07 By News Northern Sound
Co Cavan UNESCO Geopark undergoes re-brand in a bid to boost tourism Co Cavan UNESCO Geopark undergoes re-brand in a bid to boost tourism
Pictured at the launch of the new Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark brand. Photo: Lorraine Teevan
Share this article

It has been re-branded as the "Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark".

A UNESCO Geopark undergoes re-brand in a bid to boost tourism in the region. It covers west Cavan and south Fermanagh.

The former Marble Arch Caves Geopark will now go by the "Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark".

The two authorities responsible for the site, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council and Cavan County Council, say the Geopark re-brand "creates a clear sense of the Geopark as a place for everyone". However the Marble Arch Caves will remain a key 'Geosite' within the new Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark. Cavan Councillor John Paul Feeley is the Chair of the Geopark Committee and says:

Advertisement

"the new brand will further articulate all that the region has to offer".

Speaking to Shannonside Northern Sound, Councillor Feeley said the new name highlights the sites right across Co Cavan that form the Geopark:

Share this article
Advertisement
Advertisement

NorthernSound Newsletter

Sign up now to keep up to date with the latest news.

Processing your request...

You are subscribed now! please check your email to confirm your subscription.

Copyright © 2021 Northern Sound FM. Developed by Square1 and Powered by PublisherPlus