2013 Winners Announced

1st Place

Connaught Telegraph

Kilmeena National School water sustainability project, in association with The Connaught Telegraph

2nd Place

Westmeath Independent

Battery Heights community memorial garden, Athlone, in association with the Westmeath Independent

3rd Place

Sligo Champion

Doorly Park Clean and Green Project, Sligo town, County Sligo in association with The Sligo Champion.

Highly Commended

Waterford News & Star

The Busy Bees Garden Project, St John’s Park, Waterford City, in association with the Waterford News & Star.

Connacht Tribune

Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project and Abbey Acts, in association with the Connacht Tribune.

The Kerryman

The Farranfore Development Association Green Tracks Project, Farranfore, Co. Kerry in association with The Kerryman.

Participated In Projects

Drogheda Independent

The Rathmullen Community Garden project, Drogheda, Co. Louth in association with the Drogheda Independent Newspaper.

Wexford People

Community Garden at the FAB Community House, Ferndale, Wexford in association with the Wexford People

New Ross Echo

The High Hill Project, New Ross, Co. Wexford in association with the New Ross Echo

Fingal Independent

Balbriggan Town Save our Shelter (SOS) campaign from Balbriggan Beach, Co Dublin in association with the Fingal Independent

Carlow Nationalist

Repainting of Killeshin community hall, Kileshin, Co. Laois and landscaping of its grounds in association with The Nationalist newspaper, Carlow

Evening Echo

The Greenfields Road/An Caisleán Landscaping Project, Ballincollig, Co. Cork, in association with the Evening Echo newspaper

The Corkman

Blackwater Heritage Recovery Project, Fermoy, Co. Cork. In association with The Corkman newspaper

The Argus

Dromiskin Medicinal and Cottage Garden carried out by Dromiskin Tidy Towns, County Louth in association with The Argus, Dundalk.


River Inny enhancement project, Ballyjamesduff in association with The Anglo-Celt

The Munster Express

Tramore – Doneraile enhancement project – in association with The Munster Express

The Southern Star

Cellmount Loop Walk project, in association with The Southern Star

The Limerick Leader

Limerick Going for Gold, in association with Limerick Leader

The Limerick Chronicle

Limerick Going for Gold, in association with Limerick Chronicle

The Longford Leader

The Tubberpatrick Graveyard Restoration Project in association with the Longford Leader

The Meath Chronicle

Athboy Community Garden project in association with The Meath Chronicle

The Tipperary Star

Templemore Gathering Committee Initiative – In association with The Tipperary Star