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LEADER Call for Funding for Enterprise Development

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership CLG are seeking Expressions of Interest for the following LEADER theme: Theme: Economic Development, Enterprise Development and Job Creation. Sub Theme: Enterprise Development Funding is on a competitive basis at a rate of 50% of the total eligible projects costs up to a maximum of €69,206.05 or whichever is the lesser. The …

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LEADER Contracts

Contracts to the value of €468,000 in LEADER projects have been signed over the past few weeks in Cork County. The first contract to be signed in the County was by Avondhu/Blackwater Development Partnership CLG for the construction of and commissioning of a specialised Cheese Dairy at Bo Rua Farm, Ballynoe which fell under the …

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Minister Humphreys announces €20 million in funding for rural towns and villages

The Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD, is today (Thursday) being joined by the Minister of State for Regional Economic Development, Michael Ring, TD, to announce €20 million in funding for rural towns and villages as part of the Action Plan for Rural Development. The Ministers made the announcement …

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Funding Agreements issue for €250m LEADER 2020 Programme

The Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD, is today (Tuesday) issuing the first Funding Agreements for the delivery of the LEADER 2020 programme in 18 counties. LEADER 2020 is a key component of Ireland’s Rural Development Programme 2014-2020. It will provide funding of €250 million to enterprises and community groups throughout rural …

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Congratulations to Waterloo, winner of the Eleventh Annual Pride in Our Community Competition

It was great to see all the groups that participated in this year’s Pride in Our Community Competition at our very popular Pride in Our Community Awards last Thursday. The Judges were very impressed this year with the high standard of the projects that were involved. The Judges found it very difficult to choose an …

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