Tag Archives: clarecastle playground project

Happy Birthday Clarecastle Community Playground

It’s hard to believe that our playground is 1 year old. Like any precious child in their first year Clarecastle has watched each development milestone with pride. We have watched the seasons come and go bringing different colours and textures as the months passed by. The trees have grown taller and the grass has grown longer as the playground settled into ... Read More »

CoderDojo Clarecastle initiative to support local businesses

As an add-on to our regular Saturday morning sessions teaching kids how to code, CoderDojo Clarecastle are working on developing an addition to the CCDL website that will allow local businesses to advertise their products/services, run promotions etc. Essentially we plan to make an online version of the printed CCDL directory … and more. While the printed version is handy ... 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 »