Donnybrook has come of age and is now ranked up there with the best of Dublin following the National TidyTowns awards and then the crowning award of being voted the ‘Best Urban Village in Dublin 2018’ at the Dublin City Neighbourhood awards in Croke Park.
The next Donnybrook Dooder clean up is on Saturday 29th September, meeting at the Iron Bridge Brookvale Rd / Beaver Row at 10 am to clean until 12 Noon.
All volunteers will split into groups to clean the banks along the Dodder.
Equipment provided, volunteers needed!
HISTORICAL WALKING TOUR
This Saturday, September 1st
NATURE DISCOVERY WALK
On Sunday September 16th,
For Heritage Week 2018 Donnybrook Tidy Towns are pleased to present "A Tale of Two Donnybrooks and more" by The Beaver Row Heritage Players, The Hive, Herbert Park 18, 19, 25 & 26 August, 4pm - 6pm. Some stories from 19th and 20th century Donnybrook, and possibly other Donnybrooks. Historical talk with music and slides.
Cigarette butts account for more than half the litter on our streets according to the Minister for Environment Denis Naughten who has published the 2017 National Litter Pollution Report.
The Donnybrook bins are now smartbins and you can report if they are full using the QR Code that is attached to the bin.
Ladybirds (or ladybugs if you prefer) tend to be more prominent after a spell of hot weather like we have just had, and we have noticed that we are fortunate enough to have some in our garden.
Over the course of nine days, from 19th – 27th May 2018, over 50 FREE, family-friendly events will be taking place all over Ireland celebrating our diverse species and habitats.
Wanna help Ireland achieve it's recycling targets ? It starts in the community with ourselves. To help you along DonnybrookTidyTowns are hosting a 1 hour workshop in 'The Hive' Herbert Park Thursday May 3rd 7pm. All Welcome.
An invasive plant is an introduced species ( not native to a specific location) that has the ability to thrive and spread aggressively causing damage to the environment, human economy and/or human health. A naturally aggressive plant may be especially invasive when it is introduced to a new habitat.