Digiweb are ‘Local Heroes’ providing Free Wi-Fi in Drogheda

Digiweb, Ireland’s leading independent telecommunications company partners with local business to supply RTE’s ‘Local Heroes’ with state-of-the-art infrastructure for the Free Wi-Fi initiative in Drogheda’s town centre.
Digiweb, Ireland’s largest fully Irish-owned independent telecommunications company, is delighted to announce the official launch of a Free Wi-Fi service for visitors and guests in Drogheda town centre.
The initiative was supplied to Drogheda town centre as part of RTE’s Local Heroes programme by Drogheda-based IT services company, Image IT Group, in conjunction with a state-of-the-art wireless infrastructure supplied by Digiweb.
The RTE ‘Local Heroes’ initiative includes collaborations between local SMEs and retailers with the aim of rejuvenating the Drogheda area. Image IT Group and Digiweb have invested in a state-of-the-art wireless infrastructure that will bring Free Wi-Fi to Drogheda’s town centre.
Peter Durnin, Managing Director of Image IT Group, says “We are very excited about bringing this service to Drogheda town centre. It has been a fulfilling experience being part of the Local Heroes initiative, and we are confident that our investment in this project will result in tangible differences to the locality, both in terms of increased footfall and increased trade in the town”.
“We were delighted to be involved in the Local Heroes initiative” said Colm Piercy, Digiweb CEO. “As a fully-owned Irish company with offices in Dundalk, we jumped at the opportunity to give something back to the local community. This initiative will rejuvenate the town centre of Drogheda and we hope it will result in other towns following the example being set here in Co. Louth.”
‘Local Heroes’ is available to watch anytime on RTE Player at http://www.rte.ie/ten/listings/ 18744501_tv_Local_Heroes