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Tidy Towns Unit Move To Mayo

Tidy Towns Unit Move To Mayo

After many years in Sligo the Tidy Towns unit move to Mayo. The national Tidy Towns initiative was launched by Bord Fáilte, the Irish Tourist Board (now Fáilte Ireland) in 1958. The initiative  was part of the 'Tostal', a nationwide festival celebrating all things...

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Hazardous Farm Waste Collection

Hazardous Farm Waste Collection

There will be a Hazardous farm waste collection at Balla Mart on Wednesday the 12th of November. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in a pilot scheme, have teamed up with ten local Authorities to set up bring centers for hazardous farm waste collection. In...

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Repak Recycling Week

Repak Recycling Week

Repak Recycling Week from the 13th to the 19th of October 2014. Today is the start of the Repak Recycling Week which runs from the 13th to the 19th of October. Ireland is now in 2nd place in Europe for the amount of packaging recycling done in the country, thanks to...

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Keep an eye on this section where we will report on the progress of projects undertaken by us. While some projects have been completed, there will always be projects ongoing throughout the year.
mutt mitts

Mutt Mitts

The Mutt Mitt Dispensers project came about due to the Community Futures survey which took place in 2012. We now have 7 Mutt Mitt Dispensers installed at various locations around Swinford.
results archive

Results Archive

We will list the results of all Swinford Tidy Towns entries in each year which can be viewed in the Results Book. The results Archive is in PDF format and dates back to 1996 when the results were first digitized.
Green Schools

Green Schools News

All the latest news from Scoil Muire & Treasa and Scoil Muire & Padraig green schools committees.
@swintidytowns the town always looks good and it’s a credit to you. I will give you a toot on the way by as we head up with more deliveries
Achill Oysters @AchillOysters

Awhh man!! Mayo’s Swinford Tidy Towns are alive! – *fabulous* bit of colour right there! — If in Swinford, give ’em a hand
Fix Your Street @FixYourStreet

Swinford is so clean and tidy always…xxx. Honestly so nice to see clean streets, and this year I brought someone over with me and he couldn’t believe how clean it was compared to England.
Rachael via Facebook

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