News

Inland Fisheries Ireland awarded vital funding to develop youth angling

July 20, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Action measures include a novice & youth angling strategy, a scheme to support angling events for young people and regional outreach co-ordinators Inland Fisheries Ireland has been awarded funding to develop angling among young people as part of the Dormant Account Action Plan 2018, announced by Sean Kyne T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Rural Community Development. The Dormant Account Action Plan allocates €40 million in funding to 45 measures nationwide. Minister Kyne said “Inland Fisheries Ireland was chosen as a recipient of two funding measures which will engage and... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary Ladies Gaelic Football Notes

September 7, 2017 · Comments Off on Tipperary Ladies Gaelic Football Notes 

  Tipperary Intermediate Team   On Saturday last Tipperary Ladies Football found out their opponents in the All Ireland Final when the second All Ireland Semi Final was played in Cavan. Tyrone overcame Sligo in the Semi Final to earn themselves a place in the Final. Tyrone played in Division 2 in the Lidl National Football League so the teams have not met yet this year. Tyrone has enjoyed playing Senior for the last two years and this is something they will be hoping to achieve again. We would look forward to supporting Tipperary in their quest for Senior and All Ireland success in Croke... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

“Tastes Like Home” TV Show Seeking Participants

March 27, 2018 · Comments Off on “Tastes Like Home” TV Show Seeking Participants 

Applications opened Monday 19th March to 29th April 2018   Building on the success of Series One and Two Catherine Fulvio’s top RTÉ One TV Show proudly sponsored by Londis, Tastes Like Home, is back for a third series and is looking for participants from around the globe. If you want to be the next TV foodie star and have a loved one living abroad then we want to hear from you.   Catherine Fulvio, together with proud sponsor Londis, has issued a call out for applicants who wish to star in the third season of the show which will air on RTÉ One later in 2018. “Food is part of... [Read the full story]

Events

Embrace FARM Ecumenical Remembrance In Abbeyleix

May 29, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Embrace FARM the support network for those affected by farm accidents will be hosting its 5th Ecumenical Remembrance Service in the Church of the Most Holy Rosary in Abbeyleix County Laois on Sunday 24th June 2018 at 2.00pm. Embrace FARM welcomes everyone who wishes to come to the service to acknowledge anyone who has been affected by a farming accident. This event now in its firth year has been held in Abbeyleix since 2014.   The service is led by Catholic Bishop, Denis Nulty and Church of Ireland Bishop, Michael Burrows with local clergy from the Church of Ireland, Canon Harvey and Roman... [Read the full story]

Sports

Munster Rugby Pre Cheetahs Schedule

April 9, 2018 · Comments Off on Munster Rugby Pre Cheetahs Schedule 

Guinness PRO14 Round 20: Cheetahs v Munster, Toyota Stadium, Friday 13th April (7.35pm) Tuesday, 10th April 2018: Vision access:  15 minutes of training from 10am Location:  City Park stadium  Interview access:  11.45am Attending:  Head Coach Johann van Graan and player TBC Location:  Southern Sun The Cullinan Hotel Thursday, 12th April 2018 – Captain’s Run: Interview access:  6.45pm Vision access:  10 minutes of training from 7pm Location:  Toyota Cheetahs Stadium Editors’ notes: Champions Cup Semi-Final Press Day – Tuesday 17th April  Read More →

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Homeowners Experience Difficulty Finding Affordable Home Insurance

June 6, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Almost 1 in 3 Owners Experience Difficulty Finding Affordable Home Insurance Homeowners are being reminded of the important of shopping around at the time of renewing their home insurance, after recent research found many Irish people have had difficulties finding affordable cover. In response to a survey of over 4,000 homeowners undertaken by AA Home Insurance, 8.34% of respondents strongly agreed that obtaining home insurance for a fair price had proven difficult for them. Meanwhile, a further 20.88% were partially agreed that finding affordable cover had been a challenge for them. “As with... [Read the full story]

News

Inland Fisheries Ireland awarded vital funding to develop youth angling

Action measures include a novice & youth angling strategy, a scheme to support angling events for young people and regional outreach co-ordinators Inland Fisheries Ireland has been awarded funding to develop angling among young people as part of the Dormant Account Action Plan 2018, announced by Sean Kyne T.D.,...

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The Six Single Use Coffee Cups Disposed of Every Second in Ireland Cannot Currently Be Recycled Here – warns Recycling List Ireland

The Six Single Use Coffee Cups Disposed of Every Second in Ireland Cannot Currently Be Recycled Here – warns Recycling List Ireland. 22,000 coffee cups are disposed of in Ireland every hour, that is 528,000 every day or 200 million a year. Single use coffee cups are not on Recycling List Ireland and cannot be...

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IFA Secures Almost €700 000 To Support The Recycling Of Waste Tyres

IFA Environment Chairman Thomas Cooney has welcomed Environment Minister Denis Naughten’s decision to provide funding for a number of bring centres across the country to support the recycling of waste tyres, which are typically used to anchor silage pits. Thomas Cooney said, “IFA has lobbied for a number of years...

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Revenue seize cannabis infused ‘jelly sweets’ and herbal cannabis in Portlaoise and contraband cigarettes in North Tipperary

In three separate operations Revenue officers seized 2kg of cannabis infused ‘jelly sweets’, 650g of herbal cannabis and 50,000 contraband cigarettes. Today (09/07/2018), as a result of routine operations, Revenue officers at Portlaoise Mail Centre seized 2kg of cannabis infused ‘jelly sweets’...

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301 Illegal Fishing Nets Confiscated

Inland Fisheries Ireland announced that it seized 647 items of illegal fishing equipment and 301 illegal fishing nets measuring 14,055 metres (8.6 miles) in 2017. The agency’s Fisheries Protection statistics for 2017 also reveal that it carried out 26,726 environmental inspections and 35,630 inspections of recreational...

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