KEEP CUP

KEEP CUP

BUSY LITTER PICKING On Sunday morning 24 Volunteers together with 7 Transition Year students turned up for the weekly litter pick. The Transition Year students under Denis’ guidance did some litter picking first. They then cleaned the kerbs at Silverwood and the lane...
BUSY AT WORK

BUSY AT WORK

LOVE IN THE COUNTRY Kite Entertainment, makers of shows such as Gogglebox Ireland and Ireland’s Fittest Family is currently producing a new rural dating show for RTÉ called Love in the Country.  They have chosen 7 single people from all over Ireland to take part and...
BACK AT WORK

BACK AT WORK

SUNDAY LITTER PICKS RETURN It was wonderful to be back out litter picking last Sunday, our first of the new year. Everyone was eager to get going. Afterwards, we all gathered for a welcome cuppa and chat at The Plaza. This is where we have decided to meet every Sunday...

HAPPY NEW YEAR

A WORD FROM BTT CHAIRMAN Happy New Year to all our Volunteers, Transition Year students and the entire Ballincollig Community. Our weekly litter picks will be recommencing on Sunday morning at 11am for an hour. We will be welcoming back our Volunteers and Transition...
WAITING FOR SANTA

WAITING FOR SANTA

LITTER PICK We carried out our last “official” litter pick for 2022 and there were 22 volunteers plus 3 Transition Year students out covering a wide area. As is usual, several Volunteers carried out various litter picks during the week. When all the litter collected...
REMEMBERING

REMEMBERING

CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL Once again Ballincollig Tidy Towns is proud to be involved in the Christmas Festival. This year’s tree is dedicated to our late friend and Volunteer Tony Whelan. It is decorated with blue and white baubles representing Tony’s Waterford connection....

BEWARE

There have been people going around recently making collections in Bishopstown supposedly on behalf of Bishopstown Tidy Towns. There are reports of two youths selling sponsorship cards for Togher Tidy Towns. Can people please note that neither Bishopstown, Togher nor...
DECEMBER DAWNS

DECEMBER DAWNS

PARKLET Our Parklet has been undergoing a major overhaul and clean. Our Volunteers Anne and John have done an amazing job emptying and cleaning it. It is now ready for replanting with fresh compost from the compost bay at the Allotment.   BUSY WEEK Because of the...