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Drainage Misconnections

Created on: Tuesday, 03 October 2017. Posted in: News

House holders are being asked to “Make the right connection and keep rivers and beaches clean for everyone to enjoy”

Household drainage misconnections occur where a foul water flow is connected in errof to a surface water drain, resulting in untreated wastewater going directly to your local river and may end up on beaches. Similarly, if gutters and gulleys are wrongly connected, they will be sending clean rainwater into foul water drain, overwhelming it and causing flooding and untreated wastewater going directly to rivers and beaches.

So what can you do? The answer...

Strangford Lough Skiffie Festival 2017

Created on: Tuesday, 20 June 2017. Posted in: News

Come along and enjoy the fun and spectacle!

SeaGen Decommissioning Update

Created on: Tuesday, 21 March 2017. Posted in: News

Free Bird Watching

Created on: Tuesday, 17 January 2017. Posted in: News

The Strangford Lough & Lecale Partnerships FREE over wintering bird watch.  Guides will focus on the fantastic bird life that has made huge journeys to feed and rest here.  Booking is essential as places are limited. Call Leslie on 07715341251

10.30am on 11th February Meet in the Car Park opposite Kilclief Castle, Shore Road, Strangford, Co. Down   

No previous experience required just come along and enjoy the experience, bring binoculars if you have them and dress for the weather 

FREE BIRD WATCHING

Created on: Thursday, 08 December 2016. Posted in: News

The strangford Lough & Lecale Partnership FREE over wintering bird watch.  Guides will focus on the fantastic bird life that has made huge journeys to feed and rest here.  Booking is essential as places are limited.  Call Leslie on 07715341251  10am on 10th december Meet at the Newtownards Flood Gate Car Park.  No previous experience required just come along and enjoy the experience, bring binoculars if you have themand dress for the weather.

 

Skiffie Worlds 2016

Created on: Friday, 18 March 2016. Posted in: News | Projects News | Skiffie Worlds 2016

ORNI Seminar 2016- Building United Communities Through Outdoor Recreation

Created on: Thursday, 28 January 2016. Posted in: News

Building United CommunitiesThrough Outdoor Recreation.

Wednesday 16th March 2016 - Greenmount Agricultural College, Antrim.

Outdoor Recreation is often a conduit which encourages communities to come together irrespective of age, gender,religion, socio-economic background, skill base or experience thereby enhancing social inclusion, community cohesion,upskilling, personal achievement, health and wellbeing and economic prosperity.A series of short case studies will highlight some of the current and proposed initiatives from across NI which aregeared towards building united...

Skiffie Worlds- Make sure your boat Measures up!

Created on: Thursday, 28 January 2016. Posted in: News | Projects News | Skiffie Worlds 2016

Skiffie Worlds are fact approaching; please take the time to ensure that your Skiff measures up and complies with the Scottish Coastal Rowing Association rules and regulations, this is essential to enter the Worlds in July.

Scottish Coastal Rowing Association Measurement Rules

 

WiSe Training -12th March 2016

Created on: Monday, 25 January 2016. Posted in: News | Projects News

Dundrum Coastal Rowing Icebreaker Regatta 23rd January 2016

Created on: Monday, 25 January 2016. Posted in: News | Press Releases | Projects News | Skiffie Worlds 2016

Dundrum Coastal Rowing Club hosted its "Icebreaker Challenge" rowing regatta on the 23rd January, the first coastal rowing regatta of 2016. The hand built St Ayles Skiffs took part from the villages of Donaghadee, Dundrum, Killyleagh, Portaferry and Strangford; unfortunately 2 boats were undergoing repairs and couldn’t make it. Special thanks have to go to "The Dundrum Development Association Ltd" for sponsoring the event, the time keepers and our rescue boat team.

The "Frozen Rollocks Trophy" for best club on the day went to Dundrum

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Recreational Fishing Survey Website

Created on: Tuesday, 05 January 2016. Posted in: News

Sport NI was proud to be a partner of the Nature and Sports Euro’meet that was held from 30th September – 2nd October 2015 in Newcastle, Co. Down. For more information on the presentations and content of the conference please visit http://www.nature-sports.eu/page.cfm?docid=documentation&idtheme=29

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Kircubbin Heritage Guide

Created on: Thursday, 20 August 2015. Posted in: News

Discover the Wonderful Heritage of Kircubbin with a Free Guided Wildlife Shore Walk on Friday 28th August

As part of the launch of our Kircubbin Heritage Guide the Strangford Lough & Lecale Partnership have organised a guided shore walk with the DOE Strangford Lough Ranger, Jen Firth.  Jen will show you how to make the most of...

ROWING, PADDLING AND SEA SKILLS TRAINING FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Created on: Tuesday, 21 July 2015. Posted in: News | Projects News | Coastal Rowing News

Young People Take to the Water

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