Tramore Development Trust

In 2002 Tramore Development Trust approached the Office of Public Works to investigate the feasibility of restoring and operating the what was then known as the ‘old Coastguard Station’. 

Tramore Development Trust is a community-led voluntary group who have over the last 20 years been the backbone of many of the town’s developments including the conversion, opening and management of the Tramore Coastguard Cultural Centre, the creation and management of the Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, the conversion and refurbishment of the former Friends Meeting House into an After School Childcare Centre plus the preparation of the Tramore Community Plan which firmly places a focus on the future development of Tramore.

Tramore Development Trust was established in 2000 and is registered with the companies office with Company number 327523. It is also a registered charity and is registered with the Revenue Commissioners under CHY14771 and the Charities Regulator of Ireland at CRA 20049027.

The board of directors includes:

  • Anne Harpur, Chairperson
  • John Smiles, Company Secretary
  • Louise Grubb, Treasurer
  • Agnes Aylward
  • Joseph Stokes
  • Esther Doyle
  • Gerry O’Sullivan.

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