Best Frontage 2019

Millstreet Tidy Town Association are delighted to announce that once again this year there will be an award for Best Frontage Competition 2019. There will be two categories this year. Best Commercial Premises and Best Residential Area. The Best Residential Area, can be an estate, a street or a road. Adjudication will commence in this month of July and run through to the end of August. So why not get together with your neighbours and win it for your residential area. Everybody can do a small part and make a big impact.

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Before and After Album

The Tidy Towns have started a project to create before and after comparison photos to show the changes the town has had to become a more beautiful place to live in.
If you have any photos that you feel would be suitable to add to this album, please do not hesitate to reach out to us with these photos so we can continue to grow the album.

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Results of the Anti-Litter challenge 2019

The results of the anti-litter challenge are out and the Millstreet Tidy Towns are very proud of the results our town has received.
We came 2nd in our catigory and 3rd overall. We have posted the results and the scores that Millstreet received in the second period along with this post.

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Millstreet Community School Smart Store presentation

Smart Store book

This Tuesday on the 14th of May at 8PM 7.30PM, Millstreet Community School students will be presenting the results of their Smart Store survey which they conducted in O’Keeffes Supervalu. This presentation on their findings will be followed up by a talk given by the Cork County Council on sustainability.

Part of the Tidy Towns goals is to strive for sustainability and reducing food waste is an important part of that.

All are welcome to attend this event at the Community School.

*Note: The date for this event has been pushed forward by half an hour and will now be starting at 7.30PM*

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National Cleanup day

Millstreet Tidy Towns is delighted to announce that we are organizing a cleanup day for the 27th of April.

We will be meeting in The Square at 10am and plan to finish up around 1pm. There will be refreshments provided after in the Millstreet GAA hall after provided generously by O’Keeffe’s Supervalu.

All necessary equipment will be provided such as Pickers, Bags and High-visibility vests, the only thing you will need to bring is yourselves.

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Smart Store Cooking

Plan Wisely, Waste Less, Eat Well,

An exciting new initiative tackling food waste will be launched in O’Keeffe’s Supervalu Millstreet Thursday 21st June, kicking off at 3pm. 

Come along and join in the fun… Sample some freshly blended smoothies, demonstrating a clever way to use up fruit that might otherwise go to waste. Taste something delicious cooked in-store by Mary-Louise Ward, author of Smart Store Cooking and chat with herself and her tea about improving planning, shopping and cooking habits. Discover how store cupboard favourites can help reduce and pick up some FREE recipes. 

There will be music and lots of fun for the kids, with face painting and a visit from The Animal Roadshow. Learn about utilising your brown bin and be in with a chance to win our grand prize, sponsored by Country Clean Recycling. They will also be judging the colouring competition so don’t forget to drop it in to O’Keeffe’s Supervalu Millstreet. Lots of spot prizes on the day

This project is sponsored by Cork  County Council, Southern Regional Waste and is supported by Millstreet Tidy Town and O’Keeffe’s Supervalu Millstreet and Smart Store Cooking. Over the next 3 months there will be lots of advice and tips available in-store at O’Keeffe’s Supervalu Millstreet and on-line from Smart Store Cooking, who also plan to visit O’Keeffe’s Supervalu Millstreet. 

So save the date and come along to what promises to be a very enjoyable and informative event. Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestmail

Smart Store Cooking

Millstreet Tidy  Town Association would like to invite you to the launch of Smart Store Cooking on Thursday 21st of June  from 3 to 5pm @ O’Keeffe Supervalu Millstreet.

This project is in co-operation with Cork County Council and the Southern Regional Waste Office. Smart Store Cooking is an economic and time efficient plan for simple preparation of weekly meals. Easy recipes with interchangeable core ingredients, which helps reduce food waste. Simple but effective, saves you money at the shop, which leads to less waste, this lowers your bin charges and also combats illegal dumping. http://www.smartstorecooking.com/

On Thursday we would love if you could come join us. We have an educational fun filled afternoon planned. Joining us will be our friends from The Animal Roadshow to keep the smallies entertained, Dj to keep the rest of us entertained. Also there will be a sample of some of the recipes from Smart Store Cooking. Country Clean are going to come along and educate us on how to recycle correctly and show us the do’s and dont’s of the new compost bins. They are also sponsoring the prize for the raffle. The colouring competition winners will be announced on the afternoon also. And I have it on good authority the weather will be fab. So come along and join us for a fun filled afternoon. See you then. Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestmail

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