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Tidy Towns fundraising

Tidy Towns have invested in new self-watering hanging baskets and planters which will brighten up our village.  They are more environmentally friendly and less labour intensive as they only have to watered once a week – their design is such that the water does not immediately evaporate into a warm atmosphere.  If anyone would be interested in sponsoring a basket ... Read More »


CCDL has set up a Fundraising Committee whose task is to develop and implement a fundraising strategy which will finance the administrative and ongoing costs of the company and provide funds for the various projects undertaken on behalf of the Community of Clarecastle.  The current fundraising plan known as Action Clarecastle aims to initiate various fundraising events and campaigns that ... Read More »

Clarecastle National School Cash for Clobber

Clarecastle National School Cash for Clobber – the Parents Association of Clarecastle National School would like to thank all those who contributed unwanted clothes and shoes to their fundraising appeal last week.  Over 3.2 tonnes of clobber was collected which will produce a sizable sum to invest in new equipment and material for the school.  The support of the community ... Read More »

Clarecastle Playground Committee secures new funding for equipment

CCDL’s Playground Committee were delighted to hear this week that they had secured funding through the Council and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs for equipment for the playground.  The Committee intends to purchase a disabled swing in the playground with the funds as well as signage and top up the sand and mulch.  The funding must be matched by CCDL ... Read More »

Clarecastle National School holding another Cash for Clobber

The Parents’ Association of Clarecastle National School are organising another Cash for Clobber fundraising event, from Monday 29th to Friday 4th March.  We would welcome any of your unwanted used clothes, bags, shoes, towels, curtains, sheets, hats and belts, of any quality.  Bags can be left into the Old Clarecastle National School, where parent volunteers will be there to help ... Read More »

Men’s Shed hold AGM and celebrate a successful first year

Twenty seven members attended yesterday’s first Clarecastle Community Development’s Men’s Shed AGM.  Martin Reynolds was elected Vice Chair to replace Paschal Russell next year.  John O’Flynn Asst. Sec/Treasurer to shadow Liam Barry for 2016. Bomber remains as PRO. Donal O’Brien was elected Entertainments Officer, Gerry Abraham ( a youthful 84 year old) was elected Health and Safety Officer and Johnny Meere ... Read More »