Today sees the beginning of heritage week in the county. A number of events are being held throughout Kerry to celebrate the counties history. Heritage week aims to raise the profile of history and archaeology by making it accessible to the general public. A series of lectures, tours and information will be provided by local experts and guides for events in the coming week. For further details contact the heritage office in Kerry county council.Meanwhile, the council is also holding a series of clinics to discuss local issues relating to the arts, heritage, Irish or archaeology. Clinics will be held in towns throughout the county within the next two weeks. Details of these clinics can also be obtained from the heritage office in Kerry County Council.