LETTERKENNY HOUSING ESTATES WIN TOP ‘BEST KEPT’ AWARDS

first_imgElected members of the Municipal District of Letterkenny presenting the winner of the Large Estate category Mary Conway of the Glendale Drive Residents Association and Cllr. John O’Donnell on behalf of Ard na Glaise Residents Association who win the Most Improved Estate. The photo includes front row left to right: Cllr. James Pat McDaid, Cllr. Ciaran Brogan (Cathaoirleach), Mary Conway, Glendale Drive Residents Association, Cllr. Gerry McMonagle (Mayor of Letterkenny MD), Cllr. Jimmy Kavanagh, Cllr. John O’Donnell. Back row l to r: Cllr. Michael McBride, Liam Ward, Director Service, Cllr. Dessie Shiels, Eunan Kelly, Area Manager, Fergal Doherty Area Manager, Cllr. Mick Quinn and Cllr. Liam Blaney.Best Kept Council Housing Estates in the Municipal District of Letterkenny 2015This week the Municipal District of Letterkenny presented prizes to three of Letterkenny’s best kept housing estates with Glendale Drive being announced as winner of the Large Estate category, Cruach Mor winner of the Medium Estate category and Ard na Glaise receiving the award for the Most Improved Estate (Small Estate).Each year the Council runs a competition for the Best Kept Council Housing Schemes (including Schemes in the former Town Council areas) and the competition is run on a Municipal District basis. Prizes are awarded in the following categories according to merit: 1. Schemes of 20 houses or less2. Schemes of between 21 and 50 houses3. Schemes of 51 houses or moreThe adjudication of entries took place during the August period and marks are awarded under the following headings:1. Effort involved.2. Absence of litter.3. Planting trees, shrubs, flowers and gardens.4. Colour and colour harmony.5. Condition of houses in the Scheme6. Absence of unsightly objects.7. Special factors.The results for the Municipal District of Letterkenny for 2015 are: Winner of Large Estate:Glendale Drive, Letterkenny and the representatives from the Residents Association are Mary Conway & Edel McKeownWinner of Medium Estate:Cruach Mor, Letterkenny and the representatives from the Residents Association are Fiona McConnell & Caroline BrowneWinner of the Most Improved Estate (Small Estate) Ard na Glaise, Letterkenny and the representatives from the Residents Association are Maria Murray & Gregory Mendel.The elected members of Letterkenny Municipal District congratulated all the residents who have taken part in this year’s competition and paid tribute to their hard work and dedication in keeping their housing estates in tip top shape.The Council looks forward to continuing to work with residents and acknowledged the great support that they have received from residents and in particular the representatives of the residents associations.Mayor Ciaran Brogan congratulated all those involved adding: “The community spirit shown by residents has been awe-inspiring.”Elected members of the Municipal District of Letterkenny presenting the winner of the Medium Estate category Maria Murray from Ard na Glaise Residents Association. Photo includes front row left to right: Cllr. John O’Donnell, Cllr. Ciaran Brogan (Cathaoirleach), Maria Murray, Ard na Glaise Residents Association, Cllr. Gerry McMonagle (Mayor of Letterkenny MD), Cllr Jimmy Kavanagh, Cllr. James Pat McDaid and front row left to right: Eunan Kelly, Area Manager, Liam Ward, Director of Service, Cllr. Michael McBride, Fergus Doherty Area Manager, Cllr. Mick Quinn, Cllr. Dessie Shiels and Cllr. Liam Blaney.LETTERKENNY HOUSING ESTATES WIN TOP ‘BEST KEPT’ AWARDS was last modified: October 15th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:awardsbest kept estatesletterkennyresidentslast_img read more

NEW YORK NY – The Coral Reef Club Spa will open

first_imgNEW YORK, NY – The Coral Reef Club Spa will open in Barbados during December 2008. The Spa, designed by British designer Helen Green, whose signature style combines a modern aesthetic with classic Barbadian charm, will use products from the multi award-winning luxury brand, Natura Bisse.Additionally, an exotic range of treatments using locally sourced plant life & fruits has been created by the Coral Reef Club Spa. Set amidst twelve acres of beautiful and mature gardens, its facilities will include: individual treatment rooms with private gardens; a couple’s outdoor treatment pavilion set in a lush private garden; a hydro pool with shaded cabanas for post treatment relaxation; a thermal suite with ‘experience’ shower; plus a beautifully designed spa lounge and relaxation room.Karen Capaldi, Director, Coral Reef Club, said, “The intention is to create a spa that fits with the existing Coral Reef environment. Totally luxurious, but with a sense of place, ensuring the spa client knows that they are in the Caribbean. The lush gardens, Caribbean architecture, its interiors and treatments using tropical ingredients all reinforce this sentiment. Coral Reef Club and The Sandpiper recognize the need to constantly upgrade as the hotel industry is a highly competitive, global business, so we are very excited about this project which will enhance the guest experience.”last_img read more