Tree huggers attempt to break world record in Killarney today

Motorists in Killarney are asked to give way to pedestrians accessing the World Record tree hugging event on the grounds of Killarney House today. Irish Ash Tree Tree huggers will be gathering in the vicinity of Killarney House between 11.30am and 1pm in an attempt to break the record for the number of people in the one place hugging trees. It’s being run as part of the recent Killarney Festival of Trees but the world record attempt had to postponed from last Friday due to the weather.