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 Friday, October 26th they will conclude the Construction Industry Federation’s National Safety week on a high, with a vertigo inducing demo to focus attention on the dangers of ‘Working at height’, at the Boland’s Mill Site.

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Research reveals pets mirror owners personalities

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Petmania are searching for six #RealDogs full of personality

 As all pet parents know, dogs have amazing personalities and each pooch has their own unique personality traits. Recent UK Research has shown that dogs often mirror their owners’ personalities, picking up many of their traits.

Petmania have launched a one of a kind initiative that focuses on dogs bright personalities. The specialist pet retailer has teamed up with Purina Beta for this Real Dogs campaign and it will see pet parents analyse and understand their dogs’ personalities. Read more

22 NGOs call for additional €100 million Investment in Home Care in Budget 2019

22 NGOs call for additional €100 million Investment in Home Care in Budget 2019

A group of Irelands’ leading not for profit organisations and campaigners came together today, Monday October 1st, to highlight the urgent need for investment in home care services pending the introduction of a statutory home care scheme.

While the Department of Health’s plan to establish a statutory home care scheme by 2021 is welcomed by all groups, people who require home care and their families cannot wait until then to see services improve. While awaiting the introduction of the statutory scheme, interim measures are urgently needed Read more

Tipp tackles climate change with citizen led energy conference

 

Citizens must be mobilised and empowered to lead effective energy and climate transition

Citizens leading Ireland’s Energy and Climate transition is the focal point of an upcoming conference which will take place on Wednesday, September 12th in Hotel Minella, Clonmel, Tipperary.

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I am with The Donald on this one

By John Masterson.

I am frequently asked what is the difference between advertising and PR. Recently I came across the following quote in a book. I think he puts it very well.

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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 national attention. Read more

We are recruiting!

Do you or somebody you know want to become a part of our talented team?

We are delighted to announce that we have a Junior Account Executive vacancy ready to be filled by the right candidate. Read more

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Family Carers Ireland launch the Careplus Carer of the Year awards 2018

Family Carers Ireland has launched its CarePlus ‘Carer of the Year’ awards 2018. The launch took place at The Westin Hotel in Dublin and was hosted by broadcasters, and patrons of the charity, Mary Kennedy and Marty Whelan.

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Get your recycle bins sorted – How to separate your household waste.

Did you know there is a new recycling list for Ireland? Do you know what’s on it? If you are like most clients of Kilkenny’s, The Cleaning Concierge, the new legislation is a little confusing. Never fear; they’re here to clear it up! (Pun intended!)

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