Two local election candidates have been accused of flouting the spirit of a town’s poster ban.
Mon, 13 May, 2019
A small community project in Cork that encourages people to pick up three pieces of plastic whenever they visit the coast is fast gaining momentum, writes Rebecca Stiffe.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
The Tidy Towns committee in Glounthaune has carried out an in-depth analysis of the rubbish found on its streets.
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
Community activists in Waterford are searching for two landmarks that were stolen last week which date to the 1840s.
Mon, 14 Mar, 2016
“Up the airy mountain, down the rushing glen,we dare not go a hunting, for fear of little men.”
Thu, 22 Oct, 2015
A parish just outside Cork City is one of many urban and rural communities under threat from an invasive alien species.
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014
The man credited with developing Westport, Co Mayo, into one of Ireland’s top tourist spots has told a West Cork town that residents “must make Bandon a great place to live and everything else will follow”.
Thu, 21 Nov, 2013
Repair work on an historic 600-year-old West Cork tower is now complete — and the ancient edifice and its surrounding Huguenot graveyard will soon be handed back into the care of local residents.
Wed, 13 Nov, 2013
Local authorities are seeking to take control of a former GAA grounds that sold for €9m eight years ago but is now partly an “environmental eyesore” in a West Cork town centre.
Wed, 18 Sep, 2013
Businesses in several Co Cork towns are likely to face a significant rise in their rates when town councils are abolished next year.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2013
A village butcher has told how sales of calorie-laden rashers and sausages have plummeted due to the influence of TV reality show Operation Transformation.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2012
IN what he described as one of the worst cases of overzealous prosecutions he had ever seen, a judge has ordered a county council to pay €750 to its local Tidy Towns committee.
Fri, 25 Nov, 2011
CLONAKILTY has been named the tidiest town in West Cork, but its Tidy Towns Committee have been warned about overusing hanging baskets and window boxes.
Tue, 06 Sep, 2011
CANDIDATES whose posters block road traffic signs in Kerry have been told by the county council to take them down.
Thu, 10 May, 2007
A NORTH Tipperary lobby group yesterday took their campaign for a new commuter service between Nenagh and Limerick ‘on line’.
Wed, 04 Jan, 2006
ENNIS, Co Clare, has emerged as the winner of the 2005 Tidy Towns competition - just two weeks after it was branded one of the State’s dirtiest places in an environmental study.
Tue, 13 Sep, 2005
GREEN-FINGERED folk have gone blooming mad in a West Cork town in an attempt to win a prestigious international title.
Tue, 12 Aug, 2003
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