Wheelchair user Ursula Bishop proud of securing €30,000 for community!

Issued 27 November 2018

Ursula Bishop

Ursula Bishop attends Templeogue day services  and was awarded Templeogue Person of the Year by the Templeogue Tidy Towns Committee.

Ursula secured €30,000.00 for  community improvements with South Dublin City Council. Ursula  regularly encounters obstacles and hazards when travelling to the local shops, church and café as a wheelchair user. Ursula appealed to the local council and won this large investment to support her community. 


Ursula received a beautiful Dublin Crystal Glass Award with her name engraved following her research project , 'Make The Journey Easy' , on wheelchair access in the Templeogue area.

She has also been nominated for the Volunteer of the Year Award with South Dublin County Council at a forthcoming awards ceremony in the Red Cow Hotel this coming 1st December!!


You can get a link to the full article here  which also appears in the Clondalkin, Tallaght and Lucan editions of the Echo.