NEWS PIECES

NEWS PIECES

The adjudication for the National Tidy Towns is in progress at present.  We do not know if Ballincollig has had its first judging yet. As there will also be a second judging in August, we have to maintain our increased efforts throughout the coming weeks. ...
COOLROE  SHEDS

COOLROE SHEDS

On the Western side of Ballincollig in Coolroe there are two old sheds. These are part of the land of Coolroe House. They are facing onto the footpath and we have been wanting to paint them for some time.We finally got to tackle this and the completed job is...

POULAVONE/BRIDGEWATER

Our Volunteers tackled the boundary hedge of Bridgewater this evening. The hedge was causing an obstruction to pedestrians and cyclists alike.This evening one of our Volunteers began trimming the hedge and managed to complete the entire thing down as far as the...
SNIPPETS

SNIPPETS

Ballincollig Tidy Towns Volunteer, Ann O’Regan, has transformed a bike that was dumped into a lovely new feature to be added to the Allotment. Early start on Sunday morning for Father and Son Jarlath and Jack Boyd as they tackled the kerbs on the Inniscarra...
THIS  WEEK  IN  TIDY  TOWNS

THIS WEEK IN TIDY TOWNS

THANK YOU Following our recent appeals for people to make the effort to clean the front of their properties, we  must now say a big thank you to those who did just that, washing, brushing, painting and garden maintenance.  We continue to ask that owners...
VOLUNTEER  SPOTLIGHT

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT

Ballincollig Tidy Towns is extremely lucky to have an exceptional team of Volunteers who work tirelessly throughout the town to keep it looking its best. They not only work to maintain the level the town has reached with regard to cleanliness but constantly strive to...

ALLOTMENT ADOPTION UPDATE

Two of our Volunteers have adopted our Allotment and have lovingly transformed it in a very short space of time. This week they put in about 150 plants into the beds and have only one bed remaining to sort out. They also moved a lot of stuff around and put in a new...

THE EXTRA MILE

The relationship between Ballincollig Tidy Towns and VMware has grown stronger this year. Their commitment to us has been fantastic and has made a huge difference to our work. The VMware Staff tackle the work with great energy and enthusiasm.VMware Staff...

BALLINCOLLIG ALLOTMENT ADOPTION

The allotment is the hub of Ballincollig Tidy Towns activities and as we were concentrating on other projects, we had taken our eye off the ball. Two of our Volunteers offered  adopt the Allotment and sort it out for us and in the space of two days the difference...
BTT  COMMUNITY  NEWS

BTT COMMUNITY NEWS

BUSY TIMES……MORE VOLUNTEERS WANTED  Last week we appealed to residents and businesses to clean the front of their premises.  Many thanks to those who have already responded and those who had done so even before our appeal. It was noticeable that...