FREE TALK BY MARGARET GRIFFIN AT THE ORIEL HOUSE HOTEL 3RD MARCH AT 8PM ON THE IMPORTANCE OF PLANTING POLLINATOR FRIENDLY PLANTS

 

FIRST SIGNS OF SPRING

 

BEAUTY THAT IS OUR REGIONAL PARK

OUR COMPOSTING BAYS WHERE OVER 1,000 BAGS OF COLLECTED LEAVES ARE BREAKING DOWN FOR COMPOST

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON POLLINATOR CONSERVATION

 

ONGOING WORK ON THE OLD FORT ROAD

PATH FROM BEHIND WESTGATE FOUNDATION TO COMMUNITY DRIVE

 

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News

WHAT’S GOING ON

WHAT’S GOING ON

IN THE DARK Should you notice any street lights out in your area please report it to Airtricity. You can  report a fault using the online fault reporting system or call the Street Lighting Fault line on 1850 372 772 or 1800 372 772...

A WEEK ON THE GO

A WEEK ON THE GO

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON POSTERS AND ADVERTISING SIGNAGE Cork City Council would like to remind all individuals, businesses, political groups, estate agents, sporting clubs/associations and schools of the provisions of Section 19 of the Litter Pollution Act 1997 which...

HERE’S THE NEWS

HERE’S THE NEWS

GENERAL ELECTION 2020 – BALLINCOLLIG POSTER FREE AREAS   With a General Election called for Saturday 8th February, 2020 Ballincollig Tidy Towns is asking all Election Candidates to observe the TOTAL BAN on election posters in the following areas. IT SHOULD...

ELECTION POSTER BAN IN BALLINCOLLIG

ELECTION POSTER BAN IN BALLINCOLLIG

With a General Election being called for Saturday 8th February, 2020 Ballincollig Tidy Towns is asking all Election Candidates to observe the TOTAL BAN on election posters in the following areas. IT SHOULD BE NOTED THAT ALL THE AREA WITHIN AND INCLUDING THESE...

ROARING INTO THE 20S WITH OUR NEWSLETTER

ROARING INTO THE 20S WITH OUR NEWSLETTER

MAKE IT YOUR NEW YEAR RESOLUTION TO BECOME A BTT VOLUNTEER If you have an hour a week to spare and would be interested in giving some time to your community why not make it your New Year Resolution to become a Tidy Towns Volunteer. LITTER PICK Sunday 5th January was...

Welcome to Ballincollig Tidy Towns

Where are we?

About 7 miles west of Cork City, in the beautiful Lee Valley, Ballincollig nestles on the south bank of the river, on the main route from Cork to Kerry.

Ballincollig Today

Those of us who live here always refer to Ballincollig as “The Village”, an indication that, as a town, we have managed to retain our identity, even though we are almost a suburb of Cork City. The largest industries in Ballincollig are IT related, EMC and VMWare, but you can find a full range of industries, services and shops here. While not noted as a Tourist Town, Ballincollig has much to offer the visitor. You can explore the Regional Park, Ireland’s largest Industrial Heritage site, containing a skate park, pitches, a multi-user games area and a permanent orienteering course (http://www.corko.net/ballincollig_poc) in about 140 acres of mature woodland. You might also like to stroll on one of the Ballincollig Gunpowder Trails (http://www.corkcoco.ie/co/pdf/828779554.pdf). The nearby Inniscarra Reservoir is home to the National Rowing Centre (http://www.rowingireland.ie/national-rowing-centre-4/), the Inniscarra Sailing & Kayaking Club (http://corksailing.com/), the Cork Powerboat & Waterski Club (http://waterskiireland.com/) and offers excellent bream, rudd, bream-rudd hybrid angling, having hosted a number of international competitions (http://www.fishinginireland.info/coarse/southwest/inniscarra.htm)

Our Mission

Bringing together all that is good in a Community to create a Town future generations can be proud of
Your future depends on what you do today………Mahatma Gandhi

Our Main Sponsors

Quish’s SuperValu
O'Donovan Agri Group
CastleWest Cork shopping centre
Ballincollig Credit Union
Cork County Council

Ballincollig Tidy Towns

Old Town, New Beginnings

Ballincollig Tidy Towns

42 Coolroe Heights Greenfield Ballincollig Cork P31 YP92

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