Irish Government publishes next phase of Brexit ‘No Deal’ legislative planning

As part of our Brexit Contingency Action Plan, the Government published today the general scheme of proposed primary legislative measures required in the event of a no deal Brexit. While ratification of the Withdrawal Agreement is still the Government’s preferred outcome, this publication is the next step in a series of measures that the Government…

Wendy Stunt wins “Entrepreneur of the Year” at the Irish Women’s Awards 2019

The inaugural Irish Women’s Awards 2019 welcomed over 200 guests at the Crowne Plaza Dublin Blanchardstown Hotel, on Monday 21st of January in an exclusive celebration dedicated to women. The awards ceremony aimed to showcase the contribution of women to various industries and professions such as Law, Medicine, Technology, Arts, Sport, Education and many more. The awards…

Declan Kidney launches Cork ARC’s Get Active Programme for Men with Prostate or Bowel Cancer

L-R Declan Kidney, Helena Sweeney (Cork ARC volunteer), Ellen Joyce (Cork ARC Director of Services) and Andrew Burns (Lifestyle and Physical Activity Manager, Mardyke Arena, UCC). Declan Kidney has launched a newly developed programme by Cork ARC Cancer Support House in partnership with the Mardyke Arena, UCC, which aims to get men active after a…

Minister Josepha Madigan Launches Inaugural CULTURE IRELAND GLOBAL IRELAND 2025 CONFERENCE

Over 250 delegates to discuss how best to advance our cultural visibility globally Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, T.D., will today (24 January) open the inaugural Culture Ireland Global Ireland 2025 Conference in Dublin Castle. The day-long conference – a key part of the Government’s Global Ireland 2025 initiative – brings together more…

Insolvency Service of Ireland (ISI) publishes Quarter 4 Statistical Report for 2018 Strong Growth in Mortgage Solutions

Continued strong growth in Personal Insolvency Arrangements   ·         Up 30% compared to last quarter (Q3 2018) ·         Up 41% compared to equivalent quarter in the previous year (Q4 2017) ·         Up 31% on an annual basis (2018 compared to 2017)     Personal Insolvency Arrangements are designed to return debtors to solvency while keeping them in their home…

SIA Honor Society of Nursing and Midwifery Ireland to become first Irish Chapter of  Sigma International Nursing Society

UCC School of Nursing and Midwifery announced that the SIA Honor Society of Nursing and Midwifery Ireland, which was founded in 2014 through collaborative efforts between Higher Education Institutions (UCC, ITT, WIT) and the Nursing and Midwifery Planning and Development Unit of Cork/Kerry, has been approved to become an official Chapter-at-Large of Sigma International Nursing Society. This…

Donal O’Kelly’s “Bat the Father Rabbit the Son” 30th ANNIVERSARY TOUR

Donal O’Kelly’s Bat the Father Rabbit the Son 30th ANNIVERSARY TOUR The Everyman Theatre, Cork 8pm, Tuesday 29th – Wednesday 30th January 2019 Trailer: www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKNE51SCZN4 Celebrating thirty years since its premiere at the Dublin Theatre Festival in 1988, Donal O’Kelly is reviving his award-winning Bat the Father Rabbit the Son for a nationwide tour and he…