Ballycotton ‘First Think before You Flush’ Village in Ireland With Clean Coast Roadshow Taking Place this Weekend

By Seamus Whelehan

2-12-2016 **Ocean Hero Awards 2016** Picture shows from left Saoirse O’Driscoll; and Aine Lane, from St Colmans Community School,Middleton,Co Cork winners of the School of the Year at An Taisce’s Clean Coast Ocean Hero Awards 2016.Pic:Naoise Culhane-no fee

Ballycotton has been named the first ‘Think Before You Flush’ village in Ireland.
This Saturday between 10:00am and 12:00pm there will be a clean coast roadshow in Garryvoe Hotel to celebrate all the announcement.
Entry is free and on the morning there will be fascinating talks on all things coastal related.
There will be short lectures on Jelly fish, water safety, microplastics and climate change with some tasty treats laid on by Garryvoe Hotel.
The ‘Think Before You Flush’ programme is run in conjunction with Irish Water and An Taisce, the national trust for Ireland.

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