Events Coming Up

For your diary!  Please note the following events which are taking place.  All are welcome where noted :

 Balsam pull Monday  20th May.  Meet at junction of Maudlin street and Lacken walk 7pm.   Tea ~Coffee after!  bring boots and long sleeve  shirts/jackets, gloves will be provided. All are welcome.  Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532  to be put on our text list to get further details of all our  environmental  action.

Environmental action evening  in Kilkenny in conjunction with Kilkenny Lions Nua         ( Thursday 13 June   ) meet 7.00 pm. in car park in front of Woodies at   ring road end, Tea ~Coffee after!  All are welcome.  Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to be put on out text list to get further details of our environmental  actions and clean  ups.

Next  KKB monthly meeting  takes place on  Thursday 20th June    2019     7.30 pm  City Hall, High street, all are welcome. Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to get further  details.

Environmental action day in Kilkenny in conjunction with Kilkenny Turas Nua         ( Friday 17 May   ) meet 9.15 a.m.  at junction of Sion rd and Dublin road.   All are welcome.  Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-2567685 or 086-1075532 to get details.

Clean up  ( Saturday 18th May  10am ) meet  in car park in front of Woodies at   ring road end, Tea ~Coffee after!  All are welcome.  Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to be put on out text list  and to get further details of our environmental  actions and clean  ups.

Illustrated Nature talk by Zoe Devlin Nature Conservationist and Author. 
hosted by Birdwatch Ireland, Kilkenny Branch, Supported by Kilkenny Co Council took place   at Kilkenny Golf Club Tuesday 19th March 2019 at 8pm. A  very interesting evening was enjoyed by the large crowd attending.

KKB AGM  took place on  Thursday 21st   February   2019     7.30 pm  City Hall, High street,

Breagagh/ Circular road/  clean up Kilmanagh rd.,  took place on  ( Saturday 16th and  23rd  February ) in conjunction with Roberts hill residents.

Kells Road., Rose Hill, Coote’s Lane & River Breagagh   clean up took place on  Saturday 2nd March).  Meet Up at Rose Lawn adjacent to Cootes Lane 10 am, Tea ~Coffee after!  bring your wellies. All are welcome. For information ring Margaret Walsh Secretary KKB at 086-1075532 [email protected]   web: or contact Pat Kenny – Rosehill Chairman at 0873690864


During December KKB hosted a visit by Cashel tidy towns  to Kilkenny, the event was enjoyed by all.

KKB Christmas party took place on Tuesday 4th December 2018 at the Club house hotel, happy christmas to all!

KKB Annual Awards 2018 presentation:   took place on  Tuesday 16th  October   8.00 pm  Springhill Court Hotel, event by invitation only.

Tidy Towns South Eastern Regional  Awards 2018 presentation:   took place in early November 2018 in Kilkenny City the event was by invitation.

Volunteering:  Volunteering Expo took  place on  Thursday 27th  September      11.00 am – 3.00 pm at   MacDonagh Junction.

Tuesday 31st July  – was the last  Balsam pull of season.
Thank you  to all who attended  the very successful Balsam pulls over the summer.

Saturday the 19th May – National award winner 2017 celebration at Birdhill. KKB attended the celebrations in Birdhill. Congratulation on a great day to the Birdhill Committee.

KKB AGM 2018:   took place on  Thursday 15th March     7.30 pm  City Hall, High street.

South East Regional Awards:   Took place Monday  20th November  7 pm  Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh.  Kilkenny City received a prestigious Gold Medal and also a national County award.

National Tidy Towns awards 2017 Dublin.  This took place on Monday the 21st September 2017 in Dublin.

Annual KKB Kilkenny City Awards 2017:   Took place  on the 7th  November 2017. Attendance  was by invitation.  Details of the event and  award results are  posted.







Ongoing City enhancement on daily basis:  City enhancement works take place regularly, it could be painting, cleaning,  trimming, planting…. and more!  Why not work to  improve our City, !   Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to get details of our next activity /event.

Note: The above listed events based on information available at the time of organising the event. If you intend to travel to an event please check if there have been any changes to venue are time prior to travelling.

Note: To confirm participation in our environmental projects or to make inquiries about the same contact KKB Enviromental Officer Pat Boyd 0879717206, email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 for further  details.