Honour as Ballincollig selected for Best Kept Towns Competition

Ballincollig has been selected to take part in this year’s Irelands Best Kept Towns Competition. The All Ireland Competition has been running for 21 years and the competition continues to be a strong recognition of the great pride people have in their communities. All entrants are marked against strict adjudication criteria which includes cleanliness, outward appearance of buildings, presentation of roads, public facilities and natural environment Tom Butler Chairperson Ballincollig Tidy Towns said, “Being nominated for these awards represents an achievement in itself for Ballincollig. Our committee and volunteers have a huge pride in our community and working with the local authorities, state bodies the other voluntary organisations, schools and the business community Ballincollig is looking forward to the judging in May “ All we in BTT can ask people to do in the coming weeks is make a big effort to do the basics, clean up outside your premises, wash down your premises, clean the windows, put up nice window displays. Every little bit will make a difference and every effort is appreciated Judging commences on 1st May and the results will be announced in Belfast in June.”