3. Congratulations to Buncrana (pictured) and Geashill, Irelands most pollinator-friendly large and small town for 2019
Buncrana won the national large town Pollinator Award at the Tidy Towns 2019 awards, recognising all that has been done by the town to help pollinating insects. Geashill continues to excel in this competition and this year proudly took the top award for most pollinator-friendly small town in Ireland. Congratulations to both and to the other regional winners: Dunboyne, Ennis, Kilkenny, Sneem, Tullahought and Belmullet. Over 160 pollinator-friendly towns and villages, from every county in Ireland, have entered the Local Authority Pollinator Award since 2016.