New Playground Management Committee in place

On Wednesday 3rd September, CCDL brought together a group of volunteers to formally establish a team that will look after the management and maintenance of our fabulous new playground.  What an enthusiastic bunch they are – proud of the new playground and keen to keep it in tip top condition. The main roles of CCDL’s Playground Management Committee were outlined in ... Read More »

Clarecastle Community Playground – just 2 weeks left to buy-a-brick!

The playground is almost complete and will be opened in a few weeks time for all to enjoy.  The grass needs to be given a chance to grow before we all get in there and a few things need to be finished off before we can let little feet run around and enjoy this fabulous new facility!! Just a little reminder that the ... Read More »

Last chance to Buy-a-Brick for the Playground

Clarecastle Community Development Ltd (CCDL) is delighted to announce that the construction of the Clarecastle Community playground is well underway and that we expect it to be opened to the public at the beginning of June 2014. The Community as a whole has been very supportive of this project from the outset.  CCDL has secured most of the funding for ... Read More »

First sod turned on Clarecastle Playground

Children in Clarecastle came together last weekend to prepare the ground for their new playground in the heart of the village. They agreed that many hands make light work and that they would do what they could to get things moving in advance of the big machinery arriving on site on Monday. It has been a long road but Clarecastle ... Read More »

School Christmas Fair tomorrow – chance to “buy-a-brick” for the playground

Clarecastle National School is holding its annual Christmas Fair tomorrow afternoon (Sunday 17th November) from 12.30 until 6 p.m.  It promises to be a great day out with almost 60 stalls to browse.  This will be a super social event as well as a great opportunity to start your Christmas shopping with a wide range of gift ideas on offer ... Read More »

“Buy-a-Brick” for Clarecastle Playground

A number of people have been asking if it is too late to buy a brick for Clarecastle Playground.  No, not at all – you can still obtain a brick through our website or by downloading this form and dropping it in to Clarecastle Post Office.  If you have any problems you can contact Clarecastle Community Development on 086 385 ... Read More »