GUESS WHO’S BACK!!

As a result of all the wonderful hot weather this week, the first full night of watering was carried out. Although they travelled separately to adhere to social distancing, the “Two Pats”  were back. All the planters from Quish’s SuperValu West End through to...
SUNNY DAYS

SUNNY DAYS

HI HO HI HO As Phase 1 began and restrictions eased somewhat, workers from Ballincollig Tidy Towns were able to start back at work and start planting. The Transition Stone in Fr. Sexton Park was one of the first places to be tackled. The ground in the flower bed...
HSE ADVISES HOLDFIRM

HSE ADVISES HOLDFIRM

HOLDFIRM  IS THE NEW CAMPAIGN ROLLED OUT BY THE HSE TO ENCOURAGE PEOPLE TO CONTINUE FOLLOWING THE ADVICE TO REDUCE THE IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS ACROSS THE COUNTRY. Michael D Higgins penned a poem in 1993 called ‘Take Care’ and this is the motivation behind...
PHASE ONE

PHASE ONE

PLANTERS The first of the Summer Planters were put into position on the streets of Ballincollig just in time for the start of Phase One. Saturday last six of our Volunteers worked together while adhering to Covid-19 guidelines and put the Pole Planters into place....
WHAT’S THE BUZZ

WHAT’S THE BUZZ

  World Bee Day 2020 World Bee Day is May 20th. We have lots of suggestions to help you mark World Bee Day and help to create awareness of the importance of bees, which you can view and download from our dedicated web page  here. Share posts on social media about...

KEEP IN MIND

PUBLIC HEALTH RESTRICTIONS AND GUIDANCE   WORK FROM HOME IF YOU CAN – MOST WORKPLACES ESPECIALLY OFFICES REMAIN CLOSED   5KM LIMIT APPLIES TO OUTDOOR EXERCISE, SOCIAL VISITS AND VISITS TO PUBLIC AMENITIES   SOCIAL DISTANCING, HYGIENE MEASURES AND...
PHASE ONE AND WHAT IT MEANS

PHASE ONE AND WHAT IT MEANS

As a result of our patience and sacrifice Taoiseach confirms ‘it is safe’ to go ahead with Phase One of re-opening from Monday   COMMUNITY HEALTH Small groups of up to four people – family or friends – may meet outdoors within 5km of home...
SHARING THEIR EFFORTS

SHARING THEIR EFFORTS

We are looking for Residents from various Estates to send in pictures of work done, flowers that have been planted, lawns that have been mowed etc. In fact everything. It is a wonderful way to admire what we cannot see in person at the moment. Send us pictures of your...