SUNSHINE AFTER THE RAIN

SUNSHINE AFTER THE RAIN

DEFIBRILLATORS IN BALLINCOLLIG Bishopstown and District Lions Club recently very kindly donated an Automated External Defibrillator to Ballincollig. This latest one has been installed and is located at The Maxol Service Station on the Western side of Ballincollig. In...
NEWEST POLLINATOR TRAIL

NEWEST POLLINATOR TRAIL

There’s a new Pollinator Trail in Cork and it’s absolutely amazing. The Irish Bee Conservation Project (IBCP) in association with the Irish Heritage Trust and the Office of Public Works have opened a Pollinator Trail at Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens. There are...
NATURE AT ITS BEST

NATURE AT ITS BEST

BEEING PRODUCTIVE To mark World Bee Day today, TELUS International Ireland in Cork have introduced thousands of native Irish bees to their campus at their Mahon headquarters. The move also includes the installation of two bee hives. The project is part of the...
A NEW DAWN

A NEW DAWN

WORLD BEE DAY 20TH MAY New TG4 Documentary: Plean Bee The Irish Pollinator Plan is delighted to work with Deaglan O Mochain who has made an amazing documentary on pollinators in Ireland, and how people across all sectors have come together to help under the All-Irish...
BALLINCOLLIG’S POLLINATOR CORRIDOR

BALLINCOLLIG’S POLLINATOR CORRIDOR

The All-Ireland Pollinator Plan has released a new blog on the ‘excellent work being carried out by Tom Butler and Ballincollig Tidy Towns.’ It is seen as ‘an inspiring example of how entire areas can become truly Pollinator Friendly by creating bee-stops and...
FEELING HOPEFUL

FEELING HOPEFUL

LITTER PICK Over twenty Volunteers turned out for the Sunday Morning Litter Pick. It is great to see things opening up again and more people being able to come out to help the Tidy Towns. The area from Classis to Carrigrohane was covered. Also, the Town Centre, the...
MAY BECKONS

MAY BECKONS

LITTER PICK Over twenty Volunteers were out Litter Picking in Ballincollig last Sunday. They covered the area from Carrigrohane to Classis. During the week Volunteers were Litter Picking and they collected five bags of Litter and one bag of Glass. Litter was also...