On Air Now Tommy Greene Noon - 4:00pm Email
Now Playing Giants Dermot Kennedy

Google Searches For 'Shop-local-Ireland' See Huge Jump In Recent Days

Google searches for 'shop-local-Ireland' have increased by 540% in the past week.

The search engine has released a study into people's recent trends.

Since the introduction of Level 5 restrictions there has been a surge in people searching to buy Irish products.

The use of the words “just buy Irish” peaked with an increase of a massive 3,495 percent in the last seven days.

While people searching for the term 'buy-irish-gifts' jumped by 200%.

The words shop local increased in co Cork by 700 percent and by 470 in Dublin.
 

More from Wicklow News

Later...

Co Wicklow Weather

  • Bray

    Heavy Rain

    High: 12°C | Low: 6°C

  • Wicklow

    Light rain

    High: 12°C | Low: 6°C

  • Arklow

    Heavy Rain

    High: 12°C | Low: 6°C

  • Blessington

    Heavy Rain

    High: 10°C | Low: 4°C

  • Baltinglass

    Light rain

    High: 11°C | Low: 4°C

Listen Live