Tuesday 19 September 2017

Irish Water has a huge fight on its hands for our confidence and trust

The first Irish Water meter being installed in Maynooth, Co. Kildare in August, 2013. Photo: Colm Mahady / Fennells.
The first Irish Water meter being installed in Maynooth, Co. Kildare in August, 2013. Photo: Colm Mahady / Fennells.
John Downing

John Downing

"Water is alright in tay. For fish, and things that swim in rivers"

AS THE old drinking song tells us, there was once a class of Irish people who wouldn't want it known that they touched water -- barring of course on the top of an occasional ball of malt.

That is among the many water myths in this country.

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