News

Almost 1 in 6 Question If They’ll Ever Own a Home

August 9, 2018 · Comments Off on Almost 1 in 6 Question If They’ll Ever Own a Home 

Almost 1 in 6 Irish people are sceptical of the likelihood that they will every own a home according to recent research. According to a recent survey of over 5,000 people from AA Home Insurance, 9.22% of respondents fully agreed with the claim that owning a home was something they felt that they were unlikely to ever achieve. Meanwhile, a further 6.73% stated that they somewhat agreed that they may struggle to ever purchase a home. The AA study also found a significant generational gap in attitudes towards home ownership, with those under 35 significantly more likely to feel like home ownership... [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 Park on Sunday,... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Acclaimed new Irish documentary A Mother Brings Her Son to Be Shot set for nationwide cinema release on 14th September

August 9, 2018 · Comments Off on Acclaimed new Irish documentary A Mother Brings Her Son to Be Shot set for nationwide cinema release on 14th September 

What would cause a Derry mother to bring her son to be shot?  Sinead O’Shea’s acclaimed new Irish documentary asks that extraordinary question. Following sold out screenings at London, Dublin, Glasgow and Belfast International Film Festivals, CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, the Galway Film Fleadh, New Zealand and Sydney Film Festivals, the film is set for nationwide Irish and Northern Irish release on 14th of September. One night in 2012, Majella O’Donnell took her teenage son Philly to a laneway near to her home to be shot in the legs by local gunmen. In a shocking, intimate yet often warm and... [Read the full story]

Events

Easter In Baden-Baden With The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

July 31, 2018 · Comments Off on Easter In Baden-Baden With The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra 

Institute for CultureTravel, Ireland’s leading specialist in cultural tours, is offering the opportunity to see two outstanding performances by the world-famous Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra in Baden-Baden next April 2019. The four-night tour departs on 19 April 2019 and includes return flight from Dublin, 4-nights bed and breakfast, lunch on arrival, walking tour of Baden-Baden, visit to the famous Baden-Baden Casino, day excursion to the Black Forest and guided tour of Heidelberg and Heidelberg Castle.  Holiday highlights include a performance of Verdi’s Requiem with Elina Garanca and... [Read the full story]

Sport

Munster A Team Name For Ospreys Clash

January 18, 2018 · Comments Off on Munster A Team Name For Ospreys Clash 

The Munster A team that will face Ospreys Premiership Select at Irish Independent Park tomorrow night has been named by Head Coach Peter Malone (7.45pm). A win will see current holders Munster A secure a place in the quarter-finals of the competition. There is just one change to the side that won 17-12 in Nottingham last weekend as Ronan O’Mahony comes in at full-back for his first start since returning from a fractured fibula injury. Fellow long-term injury absentees Dave O’Callaghan and Dan Goggin are both named among the replacements and are in line for a return to action. Calvin... [Read the full story]

Business

€1 million in start-up funding for overseas entrepreneurs and experienced business professionals

August 9, 2018 · Comments Off on €1 million in start-up funding for overseas entrepreneurs and experienced business professionals 

The Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, has announced two new Competitive Start Funds (CSFs) totalling up to €1 million to support overseas entrepreneurs and start-ups led by experienced business professionals. The funds, which will run simultaneously, will be administered by Enterprise Ireland. Each fund will provide up to €50,000 in equity funding for up to 10 successful applicants and will open for submissions on Tuesday, 21st August and will close on Tuesday, 4th September. Minister Heather Humphreys TD (left) pictured with Sarita Johnston, HPSU Start,... [Read the full story]

News

Almost 1 in 6 Question If They’ll Ever Own a Home

Almost 1 in 6 Irish people are sceptical of the likelihood that they will every own a home according to recent research. According to a recent survey of over 5,000 people from AA Home Insurance, 9.22% of respondents fully agreed with the claim that owning a home was something they felt that they were unlikely to ever...

[Continue reading: Almost 1 in 6 Question If They’ll Ever Own a Home]

€1 million in start-up funding for overseas entrepreneurs and experienced business professionals

The Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, has announced two new Competitive Start Funds (CSFs) totalling up to €1 million to support overseas entrepreneurs and start-ups led by experienced business professionals. The funds, which will run simultaneously, will be administered by Enterprise...

[Continue reading: €1 million in start-up funding for overseas entrepreneurs and experienced business professionals]

Minor Drop In Fuel Prices Welcome News For Motorists

The average cost of a litre of both petrol and diesel has fallen for the time in over 3 months according to the latest fuel prices survey from AA Ireland. According to the motoring organisation, a litre of petrol currently costs 143.8c on average having fallen from an average price of 147.6c last month. Meanwhile,...

[Continue reading: Minor Drop In Fuel Prices Welcome News For Motorists]
Read More Posts From News »

Sport

Munster A Team Name For Ospreys Clash

The Munster A team that will face Ospreys Premiership Select at Irish Independent...


Munster Rugby Latest Contract Update

Munster Rugby are pleased to confirm a number of contract updates including...


Bank Of Ireland Munster Senior Challenge Cup Set For Markets Field

The Bank of Ireland Munster Senior Challenge Cup final date and venue has been...


The Irish Times/Sport Ireland Sportswoman Award for February: Paula Fitzpatrick (Rugby)

The Irish Women’s Rugby captain Paula Fitzpatrick has been recognised...


Community Games National Area, Volunteer And Media Awards 2016

On Saturday 26th November, over 350 Community Games volunteers from all over Ireland...


Rugby League’s All Ireland Grand Final

The McGettigans All Ireland Grand final will take place on Saturday 6th August at...


Read More Posts From Sport »

News

Almost 1 in 6 Question If They’ll Ever Own a Home

Almost 1 in 6 Irish people are sceptical of the likelihood that they will every own...


€1 million in start-up funding for overseas entrepreneurs and experienced business professionals

The Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, has announced...


Minor Drop In Fuel Prices Welcome News For Motorists

The average cost of a litre of both petrol and diesel has fallen for the time...


Carnival Atmosphere As Thousands Enjoy Foynes Air Show

Share this:TwitterGoogleLinkedInFacebookMoreEmailRedditTumblrPinterestPocketPrint


Irish Motorists Report An Increase In Car Running Cost In The Last Year

Key findings 61% of motorists have reported an increase in running costs in the...


Fota Wildlife Park Receives Sandford Award For Heritage Education

Fota Wildlife Park is delighted to announce that it has again been chosen as...


Read More Posts From News »