Entries by Anne Ryder

DANCING PARTNERS IN TUNE WITH FAMILY CARERS

“LIFE IS A BEAUTIFUL DANCE” Mary Kennedy has released a song “Life is a Beautiful Dance”, a duet with her sister Deirdre Kennedy, which was penned by Don Mescall. All funds from the Christmas single will go to Family Carers Ireland.

PET OWNERS URGED TO KEEP HOUSEHOLD PETS SAFE IN COLD SNAP

Met Eireann confirm snow in ‘severe 56-hour alert’ Met Eireann has issued a weather alert for Ireland from 4pm today that is set to last up to 56 hours. Petmania Ireland are urging pet owners to take the necessary precautions for their animal friends. With temperatures set to plummet over the coming days, here are the […]

WHAT TO GET YOUR BEST FRIEND FOR CHRISTMAS

WHAT TO GET YOUR BEST FRIEND FOR CHRISTMAS According to a recent survey 91 per cent of pet owners are planning to give a gift to their pet at Christmas. More than 60 per cent of Irish households are pet-parents to either a dog or cat  so that is a lot of Christmas shopping. To […]

BLACKLION CHEF WINS MAJOR BOOK AWARD

“This has been a great boost,” said Neven Maguire, chef/proprietor of MacNean House & Restaurant, on hearing that  ‘Neven Maguire’s ‘Midweek Meals’ which he published earlier this year had won Bookselling Ireland’s Cookbook of the Year 2020 award at the An Post Irish Book Awards last week.