Community Biodiversity Pollinator Plans

Would you like a Biodiversity Plan for your local area in Leitrim? Leitrim County Council are inviting community groups, including Tidy Towns Groups, to express their interest in working with an ecologist this Summer to produce a local Biodiversity / Pollinator Plan for their local area.  Biodiversity training for groups and outreach events for the… Read More »

Leitrim PPN Public Participation Network Plenary

***** INVITATION TO ALL***** Leitrim PPN are really looking forward to all member groups coming to the Plenary meeting this Thurs 7th July in the Bush Hotel Carrick on Shannon, Registration from 7pm – Refreshments Served – Showcase of local community supports. If you are interested in registering your group with Leitrim PPN please do… Read More »

IMPALA SOUTH AFTICA FESTIVAL

  The family friendly, cultural & music festival. A weekend celebration of South African & Irish people looking to connect with friends & family. Come and breathe in the fresh Irish air with smells from South Africa! Visit our Food Village, Arts & Crafts section and Wellness centre.  Community Games, bouncy castles, movies in the… Read More »

Employment Support Programme Launch Event

Leitrim Development Company are holding an Employment Support Programme Launch Event. This event will feature contributions from some of the staff and participants of the project and we would like to extend a warm invitation to all to join us. Please feel free to spread the word among your own network. Date: Tuesday 26th July Time: 12:00… Read More »

Free hot-desk spaces available at remote-working hubs in Leitrim

A new voucher scheme for remote working hubs announced by Minister Heather Humphries, Minister for Rural and Community Development, gives workers the opportunity to access remote hubs for free at a variety of locations across the county and country. Over 10,000 free access days are being handed out at remote working hubs. The scheme will… Read More »

Trail Development Workshop

Leitrim Development Company invites interested communities to a free online workshop which will provide information and guidance on the development of local recreational trails. This workshop will be hosted by Bryan Fennell, Rural Recreation Officer (RRO) for Leitrim. The RRO works to coordinate and oversee the management and enhancement of trails within the county of… Read More »

INFORMATION SESSION ONLINE ON INSURANCE FOR COMMUNITY GROUPS ETC

INFORMATION SESSION ON INSURANCE FOR COMMUNITY GROUPS As a network, Public Participation Networks (PPN) across the country know that insurance is still a hugely prohibitive issue for the growth and continued progression of our member groups and the important work they are doing in our communities. As a network, the PPNs are hosting an information… Read More »

Good news for local community centres in Leitrim

Community groups and organisations in Leitrim are invited to apply for a new round of funding for the upgrade and refurbishment of community centres, according to local TD Frank Feighan. Minister Feighan said: “Fine Gael wants to build stronger and safer communities by making our towns, villages and parishes across Leitrim better places to live,… Read More »

Public Participation in the Identification of Bathing Waters for 2023

Leitrim County Council is inviting public participation in the identification of new bathing waters in Co. Leitrim, under the Bathing Water Directive and Bathing Water Quality Regulations S.I 79 of 2008. Keeldra Lake, Mohill, Co. Leitrim at present is the only designated bathing water site in County Leitrim. The regulations stipulate that designated bathing water… Read More »