A TIME OF HOPE

A TIME OF HOPE

SHOP LOCAL Covid-19 and the accompanying restrictions and lockdowns have certainly taken their toll on us as a community. Many businesses have suffered greatly and some may never recover. The first lockdown back in March saw doors closing without a hint of hesitation....
DISAPPOINTING UPTAKE

DISAPPOINTING UPTAKE

  It is disappointing to see that the FREEPOST DONATE BOX made available for book/magazine/jigsaw donations has had very little traction. The Coronavirus has dealt the elderly and most vulnerable a terrible blow and has resulted in so many spending the past months...

SO MUCH GOING ON

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT Please see information below on Mental Health Support Lines. I would be grateful if you could share these with your networks.   The SAMARITANS 24/7 service on 116123; The 24/7 service run by PIETA HOUSE on 1800 247 247; CHILDLINE on 1800 666 666...

SOME GREAT NEWS

PRESS  RELEASE   Minister Heather Humphreys confirms 2021 SuperValu Tidy Towns Competition will proceed From Department of Rural and Community Development  Published at 4 November 2020 Last updated 4 November 2020   The Minister for Rural and Community Development,...

BEAUTY AROUND US

  Some beautiful autumnal photographs sent to us by Bridget O’Brien and Anne Buckley.  Amazing colours from Ballincollig Regional Park.  A wonderful sight on Main Street, Ballincollig. More stunning colours captured around the...
COMPETITION TIME!!

COMPETITION TIME!!

 TIDY TOWNS ARE RUNNING A COMPETITION   The following is a message from Tidy Towns   www.tidytowns.ie  Calling all our budding Photographers We are looking for all you photographers out there, perhaps you are a dab hand at photography or maybe you like to take the odd...
A VERY DIFFERENT AUTUMN

A VERY DIFFERENT AUTUMN

AUTUMN COLOUR NEAR CHURCH OF CHRIST OUR LIGHT IN INNISHMORE   AUTUMN LEAVES Four bags of leaves were collected from Beech Road. One bag from St. Oliver’s Cemetery. There were 10-ton bags of leaves collected from Fernwalk Residents. Twelve bags collected from Rosewood...