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Public Meeting Notice:Official Launch of Glanmire Area Health Check

Public Meeting Notice Community Meeting – All Invited Official Launch of Glanmire Area Health Check on  5:30 p.m. on Thursday 29th of February 2024 At Saint Josephs Church Glanmire Parish Hall.   Cork City Council, Glanmire Area Community Association and Glanmire Chamber are delighted to announce the details of the forthcoming launch of the Glanmire Health

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Glanmire Flood Relief Scheme -Roadworks Update

The flood Relief Project (Glashaboy Flood Relief Scheme) in Glanmire has been progressing well. Sorensen Civil Engineering have provided the following information for road operations in Glanmire over the Christmas period. Stop/Go and Traffic lights at Springmount which was operating 24 hrs a day has ceased for the holiday period. Traffic is now free flowing

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May’s Area News online or to download

Unfortunately May’s Area News cannot be printed/circulated by its publisher This is the link to their website,  where you can read the magazine online But if you prefer to download it, you can do that here Download the May 2020 edition:

COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment Scheme

COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment scheme The Government have introduced unemployment payments for both PAYE workers and the self-employed. This payment will be available to all employees and the self-employed who have lost employment due to a downturn in economic activity caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Do not to call into your Entreo Office – Find

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Please support our new Christmas Raffle GACA Glanmire Area Community Association CHRISTMAS Raffle This is our second fundraising raffle to help the upkeep/maintenance of the Riverstown Community Centre the more successful the campaign is, the more we can help local projects like upgrading John O’Callaghan Park/Playground/Exercise Equipment or some of our sub-committees  (Community Games, Community Garden, Heritage, Indoor Bowling, Seniors,

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Winners of our September raffle

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS NOEL BEVAN won 1st Prize of 2 Omni-passes for Omniplex Cinema at Mahon Point YVONNE LEO won 2nd Prize of €100 voucher for a local Restaurant or Café of her choice   Watch this space and our facebook page for details of our next raffle through rafflecreator, which will hopefully start

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September Fundraiser raffle

We are running a September raffle to fundraise for the maintenance of the community centre and if the raffle is successful we hope to continue on a quarterly basis Tickets are €10 each, the raffle limited to 100 Please support us by clicking on this link to our Rafflecreator page The closing date is

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BMX Glanmire

GACA are exploring a new idea for the Glanmire area and community, we are supporting the following plan of introducing BMX in GLANMIRE and perhaps a BMX CLUB. BMX is an Olympic Sport but not just for the sporting competitor, it has longevity, it has come back and it is around to stay and has

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Schedule of events for Glanmire Heritage Week from 21st – 24th August

Glanmire Heritage Society presents its program for NATIONAL HERITAGE WEEK  AUGUST 2018   TUESDAY, 21st AUGUST 2018 2.00 – 5.00 p.m. at Riverstown Community Centre                 –              Heritage Photographic Exhibition                 –              Knitting and Crochet Exhibitions                 –              Local ‘Reeling in the Years’ by Ann Holland   7.30 – 9.30 p.m. Musical Evening at St.

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Vacancy Details EVENING/NIGHT CARETAKER RIVERSTOWN COMMUNITY CENTRE GLANMIRE CORK – Community Employment Programme Education This is a developmental opportunity, no experience necessary. Accredited training will be provided to support your career. Duties NIGHT CARETAKER REQUIRED FOR RIVERSTOWN COMMUNITY CENTRE FOR 4 NIGHTS AND SATURDAY MORNING POST. DUTIES WILL INCLUDE THE OPENING AND CLOSING OF CENTRE,

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Martina’s Playschool

PLACES ARE AVAILABLE FOR  THE YEAR STARTING SEPTEMBER 2018 Contact Martina: Mobile 087-412 7909, Email: or Facebook: Martinas Playschool Martina Conroy or see more photo’s on Martina page on our website below Martina’s Playschool  

Cork Boundary Extension

Re Cork Boundary changes There is a lot of confusion on how the boundary change could impact people, farmers and businesses in those areas affected and the move is being described as a land grab, no-one really knows  what if any the impact will be. Some feel as we will be the outskirts of the city,

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R639 road closure 14 – 25th August 2017

14 JULY 2017 Proposed Road Closure R639 Riverstown, Glanmire Proposed Road Closure R639 Riverstown, Glanmire NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Cork County Council is considering under Section 75 of the Roads Act, 1993, the closing to public traffic of the following road for the dates and for the times stated:- Road Resurfacing Works – R639

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FEBRUARY 2017 UPDATE  Glanmire had a great  outing at the recent Cork heats of the Cork Community games swimming event which was held in Leisureworld in Bishopstown on Saturday 4th Feb. 11 regions competed in the Cork final with Glanmire having 16 swimmers take part on the day. 9 gold and 2 silver individual medals

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Inaugural Quarterly Themed Public Meeting

Everyone is welcome to the first of our quarterly themed public meetings, this Monday 12th December @ 8pm in Riverstown Community Centre, Old Schoolhouse, Riverstown   Theme: Environment Short presentation on the awarded ‘The meeting of the Rivers’ project A talk on Japanese Knotweed and how our neighbours in Glounthane are working to tackle this aggressive

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Office Administrator positions available

COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT SCHEME POSITIONS AVAILABLE Closing date 30/09/2016  OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR X 2 (RIVERSTOWN COMMUNITY CENTRE OFFICE & SARS GAA CLUB OFFICE) 19.5 HOURS PER WEEK   Eligibility to participate on CE is generally linked to those who are OVER 25 years of age and are in receipt of an Irish social welfare payment for 1

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