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St.Aloysius College raises their Green Flag for Water

Posted ago by shay

On 27th May committee members of Athlone Tidy Towns , Lorainne Derwin of WCC and St. Aloysius College celebrated the raising of their third green flag – the water flag. “It was great having the members of the Athlone Tidy …

Bat Walk /Talk in Shamrock Lodge hotel 31st May at 8:30 pm

Posted ago by shay

Bat Walk /Talk in Shamrock Lodge hotel 31st May at 8:30 pm BatWalkTalk-Athlone

Athlone Secondary Schools unite to tackle litter

Posted ago by shay

Athlone Secondary Schools unite to tackle litter The five secondary schools in Athlone – The Marist, The Community College, Summerhill, St. Aloysius & The Bower joined forces with Athlone Tidy Towns to tackle the litter problem in their schools. Their …

Our Birdcam up and running for 2016

Posted ago by shay

See below images of our Blue Tit (Parus caeruleus)

Water School of the Year Award- St. Aloysius College

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Congratulations to all in St. Aloysius College from Athlone Tidy Towns. The College has just been awarded ” The Eastern Midlands Region Water School of the Year.” The school is one of only four secondary schools chosen nationwide. Representatives from …

Athlone 1916 Community Garden Of Remembrance

Posted ago by shay

Please find attached illustration of our Garden which was completed by the Artroom of Spectrum Signs for us. This project would not have been possible without the imput of so many people. Our application seeking financial assistance for our garden …

St. Aloysius College ” One Good Idea”

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This competition is sponsored by SEAI and encourages schools to come up with one good idea to promote and save energy and scarce resources. See below ” One Good Idea ” from St. Aloysius College and School News This has …

Feral Cat Awareness Week Aug 9th-16th

Posted ago by shay

Athlone Animal Welfare have also sent us the following on Feral Cats. They are also holding their flag day on 15th August Local welfare group highlight plight of Feral cats In response to numerous calls for assistance with feral and …

St. Peter’s School -Wildlife Garden

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Congratulations to Darina and all associated with the recent dual achivements , the creation of their Wildlife Garden and their Digital School of Distinction Award. On the 11th of June Special Guest Eanna Ni Lamhna officially opened the Wildlife Garden …

Birds nesting -see latest images from our live Birdcam Bird

Posted ago by shay

You can see the latest from our live birdcam by logging unto www. athlonetidytowns.ie. Click on Birdcam on right hand side of page.