MAKING HEADWAY

MAKING HEADWAY

LITTER PICK There were twelve Volunteers carrying out Litter Picks on Easter Sunday. It was wonderful to see some more Volunteers return and we even welcomed new Volunteers. It was disappointing to see an increase in fast food rubbish on the streets on Sunday morning....
PLEDGE YOUR GARDEN FOR POLLINATORS

PLEDGE YOUR GARDEN FOR POLLINATORS

This project is part of the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan.  By ‘pledging your garden for Pollinators’ you will choose to make it a healthy pitstop for Pollinators in the landscape. Ballincollig Tidy Towns is going to pledge the Allotment and will choose some other areas...
HAPPY EASTER

HAPPY EASTER

LITTER PICK Sunday morning saw several Volunteers out picking litter from as early as 8am. Five bags of Litter were collected. Kitty collected five bags of Litter, one bag of Plastic and one bag of Cans during the week. Brid collected one bag of Litter from the Link...
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGs)

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGs)

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGs) In September 2015, one hundred and ninety-five UN Member States adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development titled “Transforming our World”. The seventeen Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the centrepiece of the 2030...
TIME FOR CHANGE

TIME FOR CHANGE

A WELCOME SIGHT The construction industry has been at a standstill in the past few months due to the Coronavirus. However, Ballincollig Primary Care Centre is deemed essential work and so the builders have been working to get this project over the line. The building...
SPRING IS HERE

SPRING IS HERE

DAFFODIL DAY Last year due to Covid-19 the difficult decision was made to cancel ‘Daffodil Day’ as it is known and loved. This year Daffodil Day will again be like no other. This Daffodil Day your support will help to continue providing crucial services to...
POLLINATORS AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES ACTIONS

POLLINATORS AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES ACTIONS

Local-Communities_actions-to-help-pollinators-2018-WEB   LOCAL COMMUNITIES ACTIONS TO HELP POLLINATORS Providing food, shelter and safety To help pollinators we need to ensure that they have food, shelter and safety from chemicals. The actions suggested will...