Rural Development

Nominations Sought for Community Representatives (2) to the Board of the West Cork Development Partnership

The West Cork Development Partnership provides a wide range of community and enterprise development supports throughout the West Cork region including the LEADER programme, the Local and Community Development Programme, the Rural Social Scheme, the Warmer Homes Scheme, TÚS and … Continue reading

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Cork Foundation launches second tranche of funding for Cork enterprises

Cork Foundation, a non-profit philanthropic fund exclusively focused on the Cork region, today announced the availability of their second tranche of funding for enterprises in the city and county. They are calling for applications from businesses and community enterprises in … Continue reading

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Museum/Heritage Centre Training Course

The West Cork Development Partnership in association with the Irish Museums Association is delighted to announce the roll out of a Museum/Heritage Centre Training Course in West Cork.  This course has been devised specifically for voluntary-run projects by the Irish … Continue reading

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Ulster Bank Community Impact Fund 2014

Ulster Bank Community Impact Fund 2014 The Ulster Bank Community Impact Fund is a €290,000 fund established to give local communities a welcome boost by providing grants to support their work in enterprise creation, financial education and employability initiatives throughout the Island … Continue reading

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Programme: For Tourism Businesses Providing Food

Programme:- For Tourism Businesses Providing Food A Taste of the Wild Atlantic Way Using local food to promote your business Date: 7th May     Time:9.45am to 1.30pm    Location:The  Maritime Hotel ,Bantry Rationale: To provide food businesses with the … Continue reading

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Old Head Signal Tower

Congratulations to the Lusitania Museum/Old Head Signal Tower Heritage Group who have recently been awarded €364,000 from Fáilte Ireland for the restoration of the Old Head Signal Tower and recreation of the Flag-and-Ball Signalling System. This project is one of … Continue reading

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Cork County Council Community Fund Scheme 2014

Cork County Council South Cork Division Applications are currently invited from interested groups / associations under the following schemes: COMMUNITY FUND SCHEME 2014 For infrastructural projects costing a minimum of €20,000 – the scheme is aimed at local organisations who … Continue reading

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New Feasibility Grant Announced for Cork Entrepreneurs

Overview of the Cork Competitive Feasibility Fund. Enterprise Ireland is responsible for supporting the establishment and growth of high potential start-up (HPSU) businesses in Ireland. These are manufacturing and/or internationally traded services businesses with the potential to create 10 jobs … Continue reading

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Tourism Training Programme

We are pleased to announce our Spring schedule of tourism training. Course venues will be determined based on demand. For full details and to register for a course, please contact Jean O’Sullivan by Friday 21st March E: jean@wcdp.ie T: 023 … Continue reading

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Great feedback for Top of the Rock Pod Pairc

Some review here for Top of the Rock Pod Pairc and Walking Centre………. http://www.tripadvisor.ie/Hotel_Review-g5970514-d5962398-Reviews-Top_of_the_Rock_Pod_Pairc_Walking_Centre-Drimoleague_County_Cork.html

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