INFORMATION ACCUMULATION

INFORMATION ACCUMULATION

  Welcome to this weeks Ballincollig Tidy Towns Newsletter. There is plenty of news although I must admit I have let others do the talking for the most part and have had a somewhat easier week, some might even say lazy!! We are all looking forward to restrictions...
IRISH BUSINESS AGAINST LITTER (IBAL) RESULTS

IRISH BUSINESS AGAINST LITTER (IBAL) RESULTS

2020 survey: fewer than half of towns now deemed ‘clean’ The second nationwide litter survey by business group Irish Business Against Litter (IBAL) since the Covid-19 pandemic reveals a continued rise in litter levels across the country, with further increases in PPE...
PROMISING WEEK

PROMISING WEEK

THE PROMISE OF SPRING Daffodils from Carrigrohane to Poulavone are already well above the ground for this time of year and these together with the colourful heathers are a very welcome sight indeed. It’s like a promise of things to come.   WEBSITE Hopefully you are...

THE CHARCOAL MILL – A 3D VISUALIZATION

Here is a magnificent 3D Visualization of the Charcoal Mill as it looked back in the 1800’s. It is some of the beautiful 3D visualization work being completed by a very talented architect Nuria Pallarols.  Nuria spent hours adding lots of intricate details to...
COMMUNITY FOCUS

COMMUNITY FOCUS

Ballincollig Tidy Towns, like so many Tidy Towns groups throughout Ireland, is looking forward to the coming months when lockdown will hopefully ease and Volunteers, CE Workers etc can safely return to their work and we can all enjoy some normality in our lives again....
HERE IF YOU NEED US

HERE IF YOU NEED US

Cork City Age Friendly…… 021 4924076  Seniorline Freephone……… 1800 804591  Age Action Cork……………….. 021 2067399  Jigsaw Youth Support Cork………. 021 2452500  Garda Síochána...
2021 BEGINS IN LOCKDOWN

2021 BEGINS IN LOCKDOWN

BALLINCOLLIG TIDY TOWNS UPDATE It was decided that Volunteers and Transition Year students would be stood down for two weeks for health and safety reasons and we would take a look at the situation after that time. Some people have continued to do litter picking. We...