ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

WATERING During the past week there was plenty of rainfall and as a result our harvest tanks are now almost full. The Waterboys’ lives were made easier due to the level of rain that fell as most of their weekly jobs were taken care of. Watering took eleven hours in...
beautifulLee RIVER EVENT

beautifulLee RIVER EVENT

Last Saturday almost 30 people gathered in the far eastern edge of the Regional Park for the second beautifulLee River Event. The name was chosen to try to encourage people to take care of and enjoy the beautiful river on our doorstep. The group collected litter, drew...
ALL KINDS OF EVERYTHING

ALL KINDS OF EVERYTHING

RIVER EVENT The second BeautifulLee river event is being held on this Saturday, 1 August from 10am to noon. We will meet at Fionn Laoi car park, on the far eastern edge of Ballincollig Regional Park (VCVC+6X on google maps) After the success of the first river event,...
THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN

THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN

GUESS WHO’S BACK Monday of last week Ballincollig Tidy Towns held their first Committee Meeting in The Oriel House Hotel. It was a wonderful feeling to be back together and be able to discuss plans for going forward. All the necessary government guidelines were...
BETTER DAYS

BETTER DAYS

PRETTY FLOWERS EVERYWHERE One of our Volunteers took time out to photograph a selection of the wonderful displays of flowers in Ballincollig being enjoyed by locals and visitors. A trip to the Regional Park and you will be transfixed by one of the most magnificent...
RIVER EVENTS

RIVER EVENTS

BeautfulLee Group is something new and exciting to have come out of our time in lockdown.  Families got the chance to spend some real quality time together. Mary and her family enjoyed some special times down by the river, so much so that she decided to organise some...
LIVING AND GIVING

LIVING AND GIVING

BENCH WORK The benches around Ballincollig are in need of some tlc so this week Denis, one of our Volunteers, started work on them. Over the next few weeks, they will all be sanded down and repainted. Whether to sit and chat with a friend or to watch the world go by,...
Psssssssst…..

Psssssssst…..

WORK ON FLYNN’S ROAD Over the past number of weeks, we have highlighted the wonderful work John, our CE worker, has been doing on Flynn’s Road. It has made a very noticeable difference. This week a further 3 tonne bags of weeds were collected from here. An Caislean...