Entries by Sally


7 tips for entertaining when you have a pet

As the bank holiday approaches and more restrictions have been lifted, hosting a gathering of friends or family will be top of many people’s to-do list this weekend! Amid the party planning, one thing that may get overlooked is your pet. Following months of quiet home-time, many pets may feel overwhelmed and anxious by the […]


Irish Cloud Company Certified as Carbon Neutral

  Stryve, a Carlow based private cloud and cybersecurity company, are climate action leaders in the Irish Tech sector having been certified as Carbon Neutral. Working with experienced energy auditors, German-based ‘Climate Partners’ Stryve completed a detailed assessment of its emissions and developed a roadmap to reduce its carbon footprint. As a first step, the company has […]

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Dublin Samaritans Marks 24/7 Awareness Day

Dublin Samaritans announces partnership with Insomnia for its Awareness Day Saturday, July 24th (24/7) marks the annual awareness day for Dublin Samaritans. The date is chosen to remind people that the free phoneline, 116 123, is available 24/7, 365 days a year to those in distress, at risk of suicide or in need of an empathetic […]


Knitted Together 2 Enhance Community in Kilkenny

KILKENNY County Council’s Arts Office has launched Knitted Together 2 and is calling for people throughout Kilkenny to join in the community project. Knitted Together 2 aims to foster community spirit and connection across the county, to mitigate against the effects of social isolation throughout the pandemic, whilst creating some beautiful handmade blankets to donate to local […]


Petmania’s Ten Tips to Protect Pets this Halloween

Media Release  As the midterm break has begun families are busy carving pumpkins, choosing costumes and planning alternative spooky activities for this year’s unconventional Halloween. What fun…for humans! Petmania are urging pet owners to remember Halloween is a time of great disruption for our four legged family members.



Petmania can reveal that Ireland’s most popular doggy name is Bailey. The Irish owned pet-retailer has analysed over 1,100 entries for this year’s Puppy of the Year competition, and voting is now open in the national search for Ireland’s top-dog. The competition has unveiled an eclectic list of popular doggy names. 


Many Family Carers Worse Off After Budget 2021

Media Release Regressive budget fails to deliver on Programme for Government promise of ‘support and recognition’ for family carers. Following the budget announcement by Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe, Family Carers Ireland (FCI) is deeply concerned that many family carers will be worse off as a result of the measures. A recent ‘State of Caring’ survey* […]


‘The Best of Ireland’ a brand new identity for the cats

Media Release KILKENNY is set to launch its new branding and website, kilkenny.ie on Friday 9th October under the banner of  “The Best of Ireland”. Well-known across the globe, Kilkenny is synonymous with creativity, heritage, hospitality, food and natural beauty. Following a study of the Kilkenny ‘brand’, the County Council has taken the decision that stakeholders will benefit from the roll out of an […]