This year Collinstown Tidy Towns are taking time out during National Tree Week to look after our Community Orchards. We want our trees to fruit so we need to mind them. We removed the grass from around the bottom of
Our Orchards have new signs. Thank you to Katie Jennings for her beautiful artwork on our signs. The Men’s Shed group organised the black signs and put them up at all the orchards around the village. The signs are a
While we are all laying low these days we just want to say thank you to a few people for jobs done in the past few weeks and give a little update. Trees at School Thank you to Frank Brennan
Our plan has come to fruition… The Project Over the past three weeks I have been meeting with different groups around the village and we have been planting mini orchards on behalf of Collinstown Action Group. We began with St.
Our tree planting project is off to a great start. We began in St. Mary’s School on Wednesday 29th and planted apple, pear and plumb trees – some in the front playground and some in the back playground beside the
Collinstown Action Group are busy planning our latest project – mini community orchards all across Collinstown. We have been awarded generous funding from Westmeath County Council through the Community Environment Action Fund for this project. We are working towards planting
We are delighted to report that Collinstown Tidy Towns has received an increase of 9 points for 2019. We would like to thank everyone on the Tidy Towns committee, the Action Group, all the volunteers who have come out to
Well done and thank you to everyone who helped with Saturday’s clean-up and who helped in the organisation. It is thanks to the organisation in advance of days like this that so much can be achieved in a few hours