Ireland’s first and only woodland festival gets underway today in Leitrim

Ireland’s first and only woodland festival gets underway today in Leitrim.

Western Forestry Co-op is hosting the event that aims to promote forestry in the Midlands.

A number of local wood based business will be in attendance, while there will be a wood market, demonstrations, mobile saw mill, woodland talks and walks and a family area.

The festival takes place in Killegar Estate, Carrigallen, and entry is free.

CEO of Western Forestry, Marina Conway, explains what visitors can look forward to at the event.