WICKLOW shoppers can avail of three hours free parking daily in Wicklow town during the busy buildup period to Christmas.
Wicklow Town Council has announced that free parking for three hours will be available until December 24.
Eugene Dooley, PRO for the Wicklow Town Retailers Group has welcomed the news.
'It means that someone parking in town at 2 p.m. gets free parking until 5 p.m.. It gives people that extra three hour period to carry out their shopping. Signs will also be erected on all the ticket machines to let everyone know about the arrangement.'
He also passes on his congratulations to Martina Robinson and the local Chamber of Commerce for Wicklow's Victorian Christmas extravaganza.
"The town looks great and we at the Retailers' Group would like to pass on our thanks to Martina and the Chamber for all the hard work they have put in over the past number of weeks."