Clare Local Development Company is a company limited by guarantee and a registered charity with a voluntary board of directors from the community and voluntary sector, social partners, environmental interests, local government and state bodies.
This community-led board decides how funding and resources are used for the economic and social benefit of people and communities in Co. Clare. Over 15,000 hours of voluntary time was contributed to this work by board members during our first 5 years of operation.
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Clare Biodiversity Training Programme
Calling all Co. Clare communities, CLDC wish to recruit 15 geographic communities to participate on a 12 month LEADER funded local biodiversity training project delivered by Burrenbeo Trust. The training programme will commence in February 2019 and participants will:
Interested community groups, Tidy Towns members, farmers, anglers, sporting clubs, walkers, teachers, scout groups and anyone with an interest in biodiversity, nature and the environment, heritage and local development are requested to complete a training application form. Training application forms can be downloaded here:
Forms will also be available at the following information sessions:
Scarriff: Seedsavers Monday, 14th January 7.30pm-8.30pm
Kilrush: Vandeleur Walled Garden Tuesday, 15th January 3.30pm-4.30pm
Ennis: CLDC Office Thursday, 17th January 5.30pm-6.30pm
Lisdoonvarna: Pavilion Hall Monday, 21st January 7.30pm-8.30pm
The closing date for receipt of applications is 25th January, 2019
Further details of the training programme and an application form are available from Gerry McDonagh, LEADER Development Officer, CLDC, Phone 065 6866800, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or from Annalisa Murphy, Burrenbeo Trust, Phone 091-638096, Email email@example.com