TEN YEARS ON

TEN YEARS ON

Ballincollig St. Patrick’s Day Parade celebrated it’s Tenth Birthday yesterday with a large turnout of both participants and spectators. The theme for this year was ‘Celebration’ and, although the day was chilly, it remained dry. Many people of...
TIDY TOWNS WEEKLY NEWS FROM BALLINCOLLIG

TIDY TOWNS WEEKLY NEWS FROM BALLINCOLLIG

  Twenty three Volunteers plus four Transition Year students were out on the streets for the weekly Sunday Litter Pick. They collected twenty bags of refuse, six of which were for recycling.  Some of our Volunteers did daily litter picks around the Main...
Ballincollig Tidy Towns News

Ballincollig Tidy Towns News

  Sunday Litter Pick Last Sunday, due to the very heavy rain, the weekly litter pick was cancelled. Thankfully, this rarely happens and although the pick was called off, a couple of our Volunteers still went out on Main Street and collected four bags of...
TROPHY ON TOUR

TROPHY ON TOUR

Our Business Liaison Officer John Buckley recently took the SuperValu National Tidy Towns National Tidiest Large Urban Centre Trophy on tour to some of our local businesses and sponsors of Ballincollig Tidy Towns.The feedback was excellent and we hope to get to visit...
PRUNING TIME

PRUNING TIME

The first of the pruning began this week. Some of the trees in The Old Square were pruned and given a tidy up. We intend replacing two trees in the coming weeks that were previously damaged in a storm. When the planned work is completed, it will add to the beauty...