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...
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...
WORKING WITH FARMERS TO HELP POLLINATORS

WORKING WITH FARMERS TO HELP POLLINATORS

Fifty years ago, well-fed Pollinators buzzed around chemical free extensive flowering hedgerows in Spring and hay meadows in summer. As times changed and things progressed biodiversity was pushed out. Although the world has to move forward, using science can help to...
BRIGHT COLOURS BLUE SKIES

BRIGHT COLOURS BLUE SKIES

REEL CINEMA STAFF A big ‘thank you’ to the staff of the Reel Cinema who have been carrying out regular Litter Picks in the area around the Cinema and Time Square. This has not gone unnoticed. Your efforts are very much appreciated.   OPEN FOR BUSINESS The...
MAKING HEADWAY

MAKING HEADWAY

LITTER PICK There were twelve Volunteers carrying out Litter Picks on Easter Sunday. It was wonderful to see some more Volunteers return and we even welcomed new Volunteers. It was disappointing to see an increase in fast food rubbish on the streets on Sunday morning....