Entries by Bridget O' Dea

Portwest – Keeping safety in site

Portwest and The Chris Mee Group are taking safety on construction sites to new highs National Construction Safety Week sees Portwest (Charles Hughes Ltd) and the Chris Mee Group join forces. The two leading Irish businesses will assist in the campaign to encourage stronger cultures of Health and Safety amongst workforces on construction sites. On […]

Kilkenny can become the Number 1 Foodie Destination in Ireland, but it needs your help to be crowned the winner!!

Click here to make Kilkenny the Number 1 Foodie Destination in Ireland this year.   Kilkenny is known nationwide for its vibrant food and hospitality offering, from food festivals, to a weekly farmers market and county wide food trails, cookery schools and the special dining experiences offered by the many fine eateries that regularly receive critical acclaim and […]

The Yeats Family Collection- The Final Chapter

Described as “the last significant tranche of items to ever go to auction from the Yeats family”, over 200 lots of items including paintings, letters and personal memorabilia, which offered a unique insight into Irish literary and artistic history through the eyes of the Yeats family were auctioned on November 14th in Fonsie Mealy’s Chatsworth Salerooms in […]

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A weekend to Savour in Kilkenny

Foodie fans from across Ireland flocked to Kilkenny over the bank holiday weekend, October 27 – 30 for Savour Kilkenny in what proved to be one of the festivals biggest events to date. Over 100 events, 100 stallholders and a host of Ireland’s best known culinary personalities from Neven Maguire to Darina Allen, featured in […]

43 per cent of Government’s National Carers’ Strategy’s objectives have seen acceptable progress

43 per cent of Government’s National Carers’ Strategy’s objectives have seen acceptable progress Family Carers Ireland publishes final ‘Score Card’ on the National Carers’ Strategy 12/9/2017 Family Carers Ireland today launches its fourth ‘Family Carers’ Scorecard’ reviewing progress of the National Carers’ Strategy and appealing for a new, funded strategy in Budget 2018. Ireland’s first […]