Ballydehob Community Council

Ballydehob Community Council and Community Alert was formed in 1993 to help promote the interests of Ballydehob and surrounding area and is involved in many areas of local interest, including most recently the Twinning of Ballydehob with the French town of Cleden Cap Sizun.

Ballydehob Community Council is affiliated to the National Organisation called “Muintir na Tire” which was founded in 1931 by Cannon Hayes of Tipperary for self help and self reliance of communities in rural Ireland.

The present patron of the organasiation is Her Excellency, Mary McAleese President of Ireland.

Community Council Committee Members 2014 – 2017

Billy O’Regan Chairman Raheen
Brendan Launders Asst Chair. Town
Maura O’Brien Secretary Kilbronogue
Asst Sec.
Liam Twomey Treasurer Ardura/Ballybawn
William Swanton Asst Treasurer Coolagh/Bawnaknockane
Author Little Knockroe/Skeaghanore
Denis Lynch
Eugene McSweeney Shanavagh/Greenmount /Cappaghglass (walking group)
Pat Mantle
Joanne Hickey Ardura/Ballybawn
Patrick Murphy
Kathleen O’Sullivan Raheen
Kitty O’Mahony Coolagh/Bawnaknockane
Tim Cronin
Mary Hickey Knockroe/Skeaghanore
Nora McSweeney Kilbronogue