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Little Scattery Island scoops big EU sustainable tourism award

Scattery Island. Photo: Fáilte Ireland

A tiny island secreting away 1,400 years of built heritage is the Irish winner of the prestigious 2017 EDEN Awards. Scattery Island in Co. Clare was recognised as the Irish destination which has best used its local tangible cultural assets to grow visitor numbers. Uninhabited since 1979, the island – also known as Inish Cathaigh…