Entries by Sally

Neven Maguire launches new ‘Home Chef’ TV series

Award winning chef Neven Maguire returns to RTÉ One with his seventh consecutive series of ‘Neven Maguire: Home Chef’, sponsored by Bord Bia. From Google Headquarters and the Aviva Stadium to Hawlbowline Naval Base in Cork and Bunratty Castle; the new thirteen-part series includes a whistle-stop tour of some of Ireland’s most iconic locations while […]

Take Two for Clontarf Housewife and Charity Founder as Debbie Deegan recieves IMAGE Magazine ‘Social Entrepreneur’ of the Year Award

Clontarf housewife and founder of Irish charity To Russia With Love Debbie Deegan has received the 2014 IMAGE Magazine ‘Social Entrepreneur of the Year’ Award. Founded in 1998, To Russia With Love has dramatically changed the lives of thousands of abandoned and orphaned children in one of Russia’s most desolate regions. The Clontarf based woman […]

Neven Maguire receives Avonmore Cookbook of the Year Award

27 November 2014 Neven Maguire, Brian O’ Driscoll, Graham Norton, Cecelia Ahern and Majella O’ Donnell were some of the winners named at the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2014 held in Dublin last night. Neven received the prestigious Avonmore Cookbook of the Year Award for his latest recipe book ‘The Nation’s Favourite Food […]

Festive Christmas Party Nights at La Rivista

La Rivista, Kilkenny’s premier Italian restaurant has launched its new Christmas menu and wine list for the Christmas party season, which kicks off this weekend in the restaurant in the heart of medieval Kilkenny. La Rivista has been adorned in festive decorations to welcome Christmas party revellers to the restaurant and inject a large dose […]

Kilkenny’s Ristorante Rinuccini Celebrates Fifteen Years in Michelin Guide

Kilkenny’s Ristorante Rinuccini is celebrating its fifteenth year in the renowned Michelin Guide. Having first featured in the Guide in 2000, this year’s listing states “this family-owned restaurant is well known locally” and cites its “classic Italian cuisine with home-made ravioli a speciality.” With Kilkenny now considered one of Ireland’s top dining destinations, other local […]

Ireland’s Carer of the Year and Young Carer of the Year 2014 Announced

 21 family carers from across Ireland honoured for their caring roles Twenty one family carers from across Ireland were presented with special awards today at The Carers Association’s Carers of the Year Awards 2014 ceremony. Madeleine Morrissey (69) from Kiltealy, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford has been announced Ireland’s Carer of the Year and Jamie Mooney (17), […]

Last Chance to Nominate the Carer of the Year

The Carers Association is calling for final nominations from people across Ireland to nominate their chosen Carer of the Year. There are over 187,000 family carers in Ireland caring for older people, people with disabilities, terminally ill and those with special needs. ‘Time’ is the theme of this year’s awards, highlighting the significant increase in […]