FAREWELL DEAR FRIEND

FAREWELL DEAR FRIEND

Tuesday was one of the saddest days we have experienced as a group. Our beloved Friend and Volunteer, Tony Whelan, passed away peacefully after a short illness. Our hearts are broken as Tony meant so much to all of us. I am heart broken. Tony and I worked side by side...
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...