Attending the photocall for the first LEADER contract signed in Cork County, are from left to right: Valerie Murphy, CEO of Avondhu/Blackwater Partnership CLG; David Foley, Avondhu/Blackwater Partnership CLG development officer; Kay Keegan, chief officer of Cork county LCDCs; Tom Dineen of Bo Rua Farm; Cllr Gerard Murphy, chair of North Cork LCDC and Norma Dineen of Bo Rua Farm. 
Picture: David Keane.


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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 LEADER theme of Enterprise Development. This will enable them to scale up and commercialise their …

Inaugural Meeting of North Cork LEADER Local Action Group October 2016

LEADER Programme to commence in North Cork from 1st December.

The  North Cork Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) – a Committee of Cork County Council – has been confirmed as the new LEADER Local Action Group (LAG) for North Cork and the programme will officially commence on the 1st December 2016. The new group – which will be branded “LEADER North Cork” – will manage the allocation of €5.1 million in LEADER funding across North Cork for the period 2016-2020. …