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More than 150 Coca-Cola employees take to Ireland’s beaches for the Big Beach Clean

16th September 2019 – More than 150 Coca-Cola employees took time out of their busy work schedules on Friday to help clean-up Ireland’s coastline. The volunteering initiative, which took place ahead of next weekend’s Big Beach Clean...

Great news for Tallaght as it is listed 5th on litter survey for “Cleaner than European Norms”

It's great news all round for Tallaght as it found itself within the top 5 listing in the latest survey by business group Irish Business Against Litter (Ibal) which also shows increased litter levels in Dublin city centre and in...

Litter Mugs clean up again

Tallaght’s volunteer park cleaners, the Litter Mugs, have just completed their latest clean up and restoration project. The long-neglected Sensory Garden in Sean Walsh Memorial Park has been greatly restored by a small but very dedicated team of volunteers. This...

New broom sweeps clean in the townland of Old Bawn for Spring

The recently reinvigorated Residents Association across the parish of St Martin De Porres swept into decisive, positive action within their first month following their AGM in March. The new committee, with representatives from across Aylesbury & Old Bawn, took a...

1.3 Million Euros – Cost of Illegal Dumping Last Year

Dublin South West Sinn Fein TD Sean Crowe has said he was ‘shocked’  at the reply he received recently from South Dublin County Council when they outlined that they paid out a whopping 1,307,747 euros in costs for recovery and...

Council supporting An Taisce’s National Spring Clean

South Dublin County Council (SDCC) are providing support to An Taisce’s National Spring Clean this month. The event is organised by Newcastle Tidy Towns and the Retired Active Mens Club (RAMS) across South Dublin County. These two groups work tirelessly throughout...

10,000 Dubliners asked to ‘Rise’ up to the challenge and join the Team Dublin Clean-Up

Lord Mayor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and broadcaster Joe Duffy today launched Dublin City Council’s inaugural Team Dublin Clean-Up initiative. Team Dublin Clean- Up calls on residents, community groups and businesses in Dublin to come out and support a special clean-up...

Improved litter rating for Tallaght a good start

An improvement in Tallaght’s ranking in the annual league table published by Irish Businesses Against Litter is welcome but also shows that there is no room for complacency, according to Dublin South West Election Candidate and Independent Senator, Katherine...

SDCC launches Gum Litter Task Force

The South Dublin County Council (SDCC) has launched a Gum Litter Taskforce campaign and Anti Dog Foul initiative. Mayor Sarah Holland launched the campaign in Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, on Wednesday August 12th. The initiative tackles the issue of littered...
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