Hedgelaying Workshop in Newtownabbey

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We Need Your Christmas Trees!

It might seem that Christmas has only just past – but your real Christmas Tree could be used for another purpose in January 2014! An exciting project is underway to improve the Six Mile Water within the park in Ballyclare. Sections of the river bank … [Read more...]

Things to Do with Blackberries

Wednesday 18th September 10am – 1pm £10 Museum at the Mill Forage Ireland (Mary and Dermot) We'll be making blackberry coulis, blackberry jelly and blackberry pancakes, and go for a wee walk around the glen to see if we … [Read more...]

Get Outdoors Weekend

Join the Woodland Trust and Newtownabbey Borough Council on Sunday 22nd September at 12noon - 3pm to explore Carnmoney Hill! Part of the Get Outdoors Weekend! www.GetOutdoorsWeekend.com … [Read more...]

Newtownabbey Green Volunteers!

Join the park wardens on the 3rd Saturday of evey month to get involved in local projects. Next activity - 21st Setpember, MCS Beachwatch Big Weekend, Jordanstown Loughshore Park, Newtownabbey from 3pm - 5pm. For more information please contact … [Read more...]

Mossley Mill Environmental Education Centre

Mossley Primary School have been enjoying the beautiful weather this week by taking part in an eco-adventure at Mossley Mill. A short walk from their school, Mossley Mill provides the perfect location for investigating local biodiversity. … [Read more...]

Kilbride Presbyterian Church wins Eco-Congregation Ireland’s 10th award!

The church has undertaken many steps in recent years to become more eco-friendly and is particularly noteworthy for its initiatives that benefit the local community, including litter picks, craft fairs, bulb-planting and helping developing a local … [Read more...]

The Litter Champions project in Carrickfergus and Newtownabbey has just under two months left to run! The project aims to encourage volunteers to make a difference in their community by challenging attitudes about littering. It offers support by … [Read more...]