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Remote Working a First Step to Address Challenges of Transition to a Low Carbon Economy for Rural Dwellers

August 5, 2020 · Comments Off on Remote Working a First Step to Address Challenges of Transition to a Low Carbon Economy for Rural Dwellers 

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, launches Western Development Commission Report.The report identifies both opportunities and challenges for rural dwellers in the areas of transport, energy efficiency and heating and electricity demand and supply.The work is the first of its kind to examine the likely impact of the transition to a low carbon economy on rural dwellers in Ireland. Dr. Deirdre Garvey- Chair of the Western Development Commission, Tomás Ó Síocháin, CEO of the Western Development Commission, Dr Helen McHenry, WDC and author of the report, Minister Recommendations... [Read the full story]

GAA

Super Sunday coming up on TG4, with THREE games in full!

November 22, 2019 · Comments Off on Super Sunday coming up on TG4, with THREE games in full! 

TG4 have today announced a Super Sunday of AIB Club Championship action on December the 1st, with no less than THREE provincial finals to be shown in full on the channel. This is on top of the two provincial finals they will be showing this Sunday. 16 November 2019; Ballyhale Shamrocks manager Henry Shefflin during the AIB Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Club Championship semi-final match between Ballyhale Shamrocks and St Martin’s at Nowlan Park in Kilkenny. Photo by Matt Browne/Sportsfile The triple header begins in Omagh, live on air at 1.30pm, where the Ulster Football Championship... [Read the full story]

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Fleadh2020- new series on TG4

July 24, 2020 · Comments Off on Fleadh2020- new series on TG4 

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is the world’s largest celebration of Irish music, language, song and dance. This year was due to be a big year for Mullingar—dubbed ‘The Homecoming,’ the 2020 Fleadh was set to return to the place where it all began in 1951. Because of COVID-19, however, the event has been cancelled for the first time in its 70-year history. But as one door closes, another opens: Fáilte go Fleadh2020! Presenters Dáithí Ó Sé & Doireann Ní Ghlacáin. Photograph by Eamon Ward Fleadh2020 is a series of programmes which will be broadcast on 4 consecutive evenings... [Read the full story]

Events

Bord Bia invites the public to Bloom At Home this May

May 18, 2020 · Comments Off on Bord Bia invites the public to Bloom At Home this May 

This summer Bord Bia is encouraging the Irish public to come together and Bloom from their own homes on Sunday, 31st of May. Bord Bia’s Bloom At Home will feature a series of online events, including Q&As and talks, cookery demonstrations with quality assured, in season produce and entertainment from some of Bord Bia Bloom’s long-time participants, bringing a flavour of Ireland’s largest gardening and lifestyle festival into people’s homes this June Bank Holiday weekend. From preparing vibrant flower beds and much-loved house plants, to creating a wildflower meadow at home,... [Read the full story]

Sport

Live GAA back on TG4

July 14, 2020 · Comments Off on Live GAA back on TG4 

Live GAA makes a very welcome return to our screens this weekend for the first time since March, as TG4 have launched their club coverage for 2020. The channel’s flagship series GAA BEO will hit the ground running with two exceptional hurling ties next weekend, one live on Friday night and one live on Sunday afternoon. On Friday 17th July they begin with live coverage from the Pettitt’s Supervalu Wexford Senior Hurling Championship when champions St. Martin’s clash with old rivals Oulart-The Ballagh. On Sunday 19th July there is another heavyweight clash when Ballyboden... [Read the full story]

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Remote Working a First Step to Address Challenges of Transition to a Low Carbon Economy for Rural Dwellers

August 5, 2020 · Comments Off on Remote Working a First Step to Address Challenges of Transition to a Low Carbon Economy for Rural Dwellers 

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, launches Western Development Commission Report.The report identifies both opportunities and challenges for rural dwellers in the areas of transport, energy efficiency and heating and electricity demand and supply.The work is the first of its kind to examine the likely impact of the transition to a low carbon economy on rural dwellers in Ireland. Dr. Deirdre Garvey- Chair of the Western Development Commission, Tomás Ó Síocháin, CEO of the Western Development Commission, Dr Helen McHenry, WDC and author of the report, Minister Recommendations... [Read the full story]

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Remote Working a First Step to Address Challenges of Transition to a Low Carbon Economy for Rural Dwellers

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, launches Western Development Commission Report.The report identifies both opportunities and challenges for rural dwellers in the areas of transport, energy efficiency and heating and electricity demand and supply.The work is the first of its kind...

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LIT welcomes €168 million package of supports for further and higher education institutions

Limerick Institute of Technology has welcomed the €168 million package of supports for further and higher education institutions and students, announced by Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD and Minister of State Niall Collins TD. LIT President Dr Vincent...

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EPA welcomes new septic tank grant scheme as over 50% of systems fail inspection

  EPA welcomes new septic tank grant scheme as over 50% of systems fail inspection   There are an estimated half a million septic tanks and other domestic waste water treatment systems in Ireland.Half of the 1,160 septic tank systems inspected in 2019 failed.Householders with private wells are particularly...

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Remote Working a First Step to Address Challenges of Transition to a Low Carbon Economy for Rural Dwellers

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, launches Western...


LIT welcomes €168 million package of supports for further and higher education institutions

Limerick Institute of Technology has welcomed the €168 million package of supports...


EPA welcomes new septic tank grant scheme as over 50% of systems fail inspection

  EPA welcomes new septic tank grant scheme as over 50% of systems fail inspection   There...


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