Rural Development

West Cork Protest at Dail Eireann, June 18th

WEST CORK COMMUNITIES ALLIANCE – JUNE 18TH PROTEST TO DÁIL EIREANN As you probably already know the West Cork Community Alliance will be taking a protest to the gates of Dáil Eireann on Tuesday the 18th of June. The protest … Continue reading

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Public Meeting Notice: A Plan for ‘Fishing Dependent Communities’

Development of a Plan for ‘Fishing Dependent Communities’ in Counties Cork and Kerry An Information and Ideas Meetings Will be Held in County Cork at the Following Venues 20th June Clonakilty  Fernhill Hotel   8.00pm 21st June Skibereen – West Cork … Continue reading

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LEADER Budget for West Cork Cut by €2.4million

PRESS RELEASE West Cork, 27 May, 2013: After close of business on Monday May, 20th the West Cork Development Partnership was informed via email by Minister Hogan’s Department of Environment, Community and Local Government that the LEADER programme budget for … Continue reading

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Hogan’s Vision for LDCs is Flawed: Response to the Sunday Independent Article of 12th May

Copy of letter Published in the Letter to the Editor Section of the Sunday Independent, 19th May 2013 Madam – We wish to correct a number of serious inaccuracies in the article by John Drennan (Sunday Independent, May 12, 2013) … Continue reading

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West Cork Community Alliance Open Meeting

The West Cork Communities Alliance has invited the West Cork Development Partnership to attend an open forum, the details of which are as follows: Date: Monday 20th May, 2013 Time: 8.30pm Venue: West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen. The meeting will present a number of … Continue reading

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Drimoleague Walkways – Féile Beag: Walking Programme May 4th -6th 2013

A number of walks have been organised by Drimoleague Walkways for this coming May Bank Holiday Weekend……. (1) The Dawn Chorus Walk:  4th May: Saturday morning assemble at Ahanafunsion Bridge at 4.30am for a guided walk along the River Ilen to hear … Continue reading

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WALK TALL – Sunday 28th April

In conjunction with West Cork Mental Health Services, HSE South & Cork Mental Health Foundation with the support of Skibbereen Walking Group This is a walk to raise awareness that being Physically Active is one of the most important steps … Continue reading

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WCDP RSS workers carrying out great work around west Cork

Although it may not feel like Springtime, the RSS participants working with their Supervisor Finbarr Santry and their local community groups have not wasted anytime in pulling their sleeves up and getting important jobs taken care of. Whether its working outdoors at … Continue reading

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Explore West Cork – Free App!

Available to download from the AppStore now on iPhone (and from April 15th on Android) is the new Explore West Cork App. This App, developed by The West Cork People, is free to download and features information on towns and … Continue reading

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Tenders sought to develop an integrated local development strategy for defined areas of the Cork and Kerry coastal region

20 March 2013 The South West Fisheries Local Action Group, supported by BIM, seeks tenders from suitably qualified persons or companies to develop an integrated local development strategy for defined areas of the Cork and Kerry coastal region for the … Continue reading

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