THIS ONE’S FOR YOU

THIS ONE’S FOR YOU

On Friday 28th October Ballincollig Tidy Towns was awarded its 10th Gold Medal at the 2022 SuperValu National Tidy Towns Awards Ceremony in the Shelbourne Hall in the RDS in Dublin. This award is being dedicated to our Stalwart Volunteer, Committee Member and Dear...
HOPEFUL ANTICIPATION

HOPEFUL ANTICIPATION

AWARDS CEREMONY INFORMATION The winners of the SuperValu TidyTowns Competition will be announced at the annual awards at the RDS at on Friday 28th October. The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD will be joined by Ian Allen, Managing...
AUTUMN’S GOLDEN GOWN

AUTUMN’S GOLDEN GOWN

SHAMEFUL SIGHT How disheartening to see the mindless vandalism on Sunday morning on Main Street. Such a shame after this business had invested time and money putting up winter planters to enhance both their premises and Main Street. Don’t they realise that they are...
BEAUTY AROUND US

BEAUTY AROUND US

GUNPOWDER TRAILS There are numerous Trails throughout the Regional Park in Ballincollig These Trails are shown on the large maps at both the Western and Eastern entrances to the Park. There are also plenty markers identifying routes outlined on the maps. This is a...
WEEKLY ROUNDUP

WEEKLY ROUNDUP

MINDLESS VANDALISM Ballincollig is in a very lucky position to have several heritage areas within the town.  As a result of a joint initiative between Cork City Council and Ballincollig Tidy Towns, information signs highlight these areas. Ringfort on the Link Road is...
OCTOBER BECKONS

OCTOBER BECKONS

MUINTIR NA TIRE CORK SCHOOL GARDEN COMPETITION This competition is organised by Cork County Muintir Na Tire and sponsored by Cork County and Cork City Councils. With a prize fund of over €5,000, there is no entry fee. Closing date for this competition is Good Friday...