NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER

GARDA SAFETY FORUM The annual Garda Safety Forum Meeting is on next Monday 6th November at 7.30pm at the Carrig Centre, Old Fort Rd, Ballincollig. Please make every effort to attend. Everyone is welcome.       CAP IN HAND Following on from the many...
JAZZIN’

JAZZIN’

LITTER PICK On Sunday morning 28 Volunteers arrived for the weekly litter pick. A large area stretching from Carrigrohane to Classes was covered in the hour. We welcomed our newest TY student Tadgh from Gael Colaiste Choilm. Pat collected 19 bags of Litter and 1 bag...
WINTER BECKONS

WINTER BECKONS

APPRECIATION EVENING Last Thursday evening the Management of The Oriel House Hotel hosted an Appreciation Evening for Ballincollig Tidy Towns Volunteers. Thirty-five of us enjoyed some wonderful food and drink in celebration of our Gold Medal victory, Ireland’s...
HEROES ALL

HEROES ALL

PHOTOGENIC The trophy presented to Ballincollig Tidy Towns at the recent SuperValu Tidy Towns Awards has hardly had time to catch its breath and get used to its new surroundings. Being photographed with various members of the community the past week has kept it busy....
PROUD OF OUR TOWN

PROUD OF OUR TOWN

This morning the SuperValu Tidy Towns awards were presented to a gathering in Croke Park.  We certainly did  ourselves proud.  Ballincollig won another Gold Medal (the 11th) . But that was not all. Ballincollig won IRELAND’S TIDIEST LARGE URBAN CENTRE  for 2023...
KINDA NERVOUS

KINDA NERVOUS

SUPERVALU TIDY TOWNS AWARDS 2023 LIVESTREAM LINK The winners of the 2023 SuperValu TidyTowns Competition will be announced at the annual awards ceremony in Croke Park on Friday 6th October. Ian Allen, Managing Director of SuperValu will be joined by The Minister for...