Driver Theory Classes

April 17, 2014 – 10:02 am
The Driver Theory Classes will be starting the beginning of May. Please Call the Co-op Offices on 071-9149951 for further details.


April 17, 2014 – 10:01 am
ATTENTION ALL PARENTS!!!! If you would like your teenagers and young children to go on a Summer Camp this year – this is good news. Once again, The Sisters of Mercy are offering a number of part-sponsorships so that more young people can avail of a week each in the Summer Camp of their choice. Application forms are available from Sr. Rita McGarty at 34 Cranmore Drive. Use a separate form for each family member. All applicants must be living in Cranmore. Closing date is June 1st 2014.  

Residents Social Plan Session

March 28, 2014 – 3:18 pm
THERE WILL  BE A RESIDENTS SOCIAL PLAN SESSION on Monday the 7th April in The AVALON CENTRE @ 8pm with The Social Planners Ann Irwin and Niall Crowley. All welcome.

Briefing on Social Plan Workshops for Cranmore Residents Associations.

March 28, 2014 – 11:25 am
There is a meeting with the Chairperson's from each residents association next Monday night the 31st March @ 8pm in The Cranmore Co-op Offices re: A Briefing on The Social Plan Workshops. Hope all the Chairpersons can make it.

Sligo East City Cranmore & Environs Regeneration Social Plan 2014

March 20, 2014 – 10:59 am
MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD The planned regeneration of the East City Area of Sligo is ambitious and comprehensive. The project aims to transform the social, economic and physical landscape of the area through collaborative long-term strategic planning, investment of resources and urban regeneration. The Masterplan Team appointed by Sligo Borough Council is a multi-disciplinary team of project managers, social and economic analysts, urban designers, architects, planners,   engineers, landscape designers and quantity surveyors that has been working collaboratively on the project. The preparation of the Masterplan is divided into Five Stages. The third stage involves the development of the preliminary Masterplan proposals and actions in all area including the Social Plan. To that end, the Social Planners, Ann Irwin and Niall Crowley will be conducting s series of Workshops on the following themes in the Avalon Centre. Education & Learning (March 24th 10am-1pm) Health, Wellbeing & Family Support (March 24th 2pm-5pm) Community Safety and Housing Management (March ...

Home Repairs and Maintenence Course

March 11, 2014 – 11:58 am
Women, Fed up of waiting for your other half to do the DIY around the House? Men, Fed up of your other half nagging you about the odd jobs that need to be done? Then this is the Course for you!!!! The course is designed to provide hands on training in most aspects of Home Repair & Maintenance. The course covers Plumbing Electrical Carpentry Tiling and much more. Course Content: Health & Safety, Electrical, Woodwork, Tiling, Painting & Decorating, External Maintenance and Repairs, Plumbing, Masonry Repairs and Much More. This course is FREE & if you are interested doing it and want more information please contact Cranmore Co-op 071/9149951.

Computer Classes

March 11, 2014 – 11:54 am
Computer Classes  The Cranmore Co-op will be running 2 Computer Classes in March: The Beginners Course will be starting on Thursday the 20th March and it will run for 4 weeks. The course will cost €20 overall i.e. €5 per class. The course will cover the basics of Computing – this includes: setting up and using email, using online banking, paying car tax, transferring photos to the computer, booking flights and checking in online, internet safety, Skype, using Picasa and Internet Security for Families. The Kickstart Course will be starting Tuesday 25th March and it will run for 4 weeks. The Course will cost €20 overall i.e. €5 per class. This course will include the following: searching job websites and submitting online applications, viewing sample CV’s and cover letters online, researching prospective companies, setting up and managing your email for job hunting. For more information about these courses please call the Cranmore Co-op Office ...


October 21, 2013 – 9:27 am
The Regeneration Masterplan process is continuing in Sligo’s East City Area. Following a week of intensive consultations in June, when almost 700 comments were collected by the Design Team employed by Sligo Borough Council, an in-depth appraisal has been compiled. The concerns raised in consultations with residents and other stake-holders, affecting the perception, use, enjoyment and potential of the area are documented in the Report. The Design Team’s analysis is described in detail in a series of chapters: urban design, movement, energy, housing, open spaces, planning, each with a series of recommendations. There are 5 stages in total in the preparation of the Regeneration Masterplan. Stages 1 and 2 of the Masterplan Process have focussed on establishing an understanding of the Regeneration area, and presenting a base-line assessment of the many issues that the Regeneration Programme needs to address. In Stage 3 the Design team will be looking at options for ...

Cranmore Regeneration Stage 2 Executive Summary-Open night Co-op Offices

September 23, 2013 – 11:35 am
Cranmore Community Co-op will have an open night this Wednesday night 7 pm -9 pm at their premises at 11 Devins Dr. to give residents a chance to come along and see this report. Co-op Committee members and Marian O'Callaghan from the Regeneration Team will be in attendance to answer any questions arising from this report. Look forward to seeing you there! See link below

‘Building on our past looking to our Future’ Draft Report by our Consultant Masterplan Team

September 19, 2013 – 11:09 pm
Please access this link to read the draft report: Regeneration Masterplan: Sligo East City, Cranmore and Environs STAGE 2 Draft Physical, Social and Economic Appraisal   KEY STAKEHOLDERS GROUP MEETING: FRIDAY 27th SEPT: AVALON CENTRE The Executive Summary document provides a brief overview of the Masterplan process to date, Design Team’s Key findings from the consultation sessions with residents and stakeholders in the area, Technical appraisals undertaken by the Design Team, Conclusions and recommended next steps for Stage 3. Cranmore Community Co-op Stakeholder Reps will attend the above meeting and will report back to the Cranmore residents on their findings