ALLSORTS

ALLSORTS

LITTER PICK During the past week Ballincollig Tidy Towns has had a number of enquiries from people who wish to do Litter Picks along their 5km exercise route. We are delighted to hear this. Anyone else wishing to do the same should contact Pat Clarke on 087 6348807...
POLLINATOR PLAN

POLLINATOR PLAN

The following is a summary of part of a beautifully put together booklet on ‘Actions to help Pollinators in Communities’, part of the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan 2015-2020. To read the remainder of this information, click on the link below.   FACT  1  –  Bees...
AWAKENINGS

AWAKENINGS

NEW SIGNAGE A beautiful new sign was erected at the entrance to the McDonalds in Ballincollig this week. The owner of the premises Mr. Christopher Pimm said McDonald’s Ballincollig are delighted to support the fantastic work of the Ballincollig Tidy Towns. Hopefully...
INFORMATION ACCUMULATION

INFORMATION ACCUMULATION

  Welcome to this weeks Ballincollig Tidy Towns Newsletter. There is plenty of news although I must admit I have let others do the talking for the most part and have had a somewhat easier week, some might even say lazy!! We are all looking forward to restrictions...
IRISH BUSINESS AGAINST LITTER (IBAL) RESULTS

IRISH BUSINESS AGAINST LITTER (IBAL) RESULTS

2020 survey: fewer than half of towns now deemed ‘clean’ The second nationwide litter survey by business group Irish Business Against Litter (IBAL) since the Covid-19 pandemic reveals a continued rise in litter levels across the country, with further increases in PPE...
PROMISING WEEK

PROMISING WEEK

THE PROMISE OF SPRING Daffodils from Carrigrohane to Poulavone are already well above the ground for this time of year and these together with the colourful heathers are a very welcome sight indeed. It’s like a promise of things to come.   WEBSITE Hopefully you are...