KATIE to open in Irish cinemas on 26th October

October 16th, 2018

Directed by Ross Whitaker (Unbreakable: The Mark Pollock Story), the film which picked up the Best Irish Feature Documentary award at the Galway Film Fleadh earlier this year intimately follows champion boxer Katie Taylor as she attempts to rebuild her career after a year of turmoil threatened to derail her career. With many writing her off, Taylor decided to start again, and the notoriously private champion agreed to let a small crew document her attempt to rescale the heights.


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ALONE encourage public to check in on older neighbours as orange weather warning issued

October 11th, 2018

ALONE, the charity which supports older people, is urging older people to take extra care following the status orange weather warnings by Met Éireann as Storm Callum is expected to hit Ireland later today. Strong winds of 130km/h and coastal flooding are expected in parts of the country.


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Slattery’s Pub veteran, Pat Dempsey, crowned Global Bar Person of the Year at the Irish Pubs Global Awards

October 10th, 2018

Slattery’s Pub, situated on Grand Canal Street Upper, Beggars Bush, officially boasts the Best Bar Person in Ireland – and worldwide. Veteran barman, Pat Dempsey, was crowned by the Irish Pubs Global Awards in Galway on Tuesday evening.


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This World Mental Health Day ALONE encourages older people to reach out

October 10th, 2018

As today marks World Mental Health Day, ALONE, the charity that supports older people to age at home, is urging older people to reach out and talk if they are in need of support surrounding loneliness and mental health.


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ALONE call for focused Government support of older people as Budget 2019 is released

October 9th, 2018

ALONE, the charity that supports older people to age at home, has welcomed the increase to the state pension announced this afternoon as part of Budget 2019, but has stated that further Government action is needed to support Ireland’s older people. 


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ITAA respond to closure of Heffernan’s Travel

October 5th, 2018

The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has noted that as of Wednesday, 3rd October 2018, Heffernan’s Travel has ceased trading.


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The Busker Fleadh celebrates independent music in Smithfield Square this Sunday

October 2nd, 2018

Smithfield Square will play host to a day of live music and performance as the Busker Fleadh returns for the 3rd time from 12pm to 5pm on Sunday 7th October. Brought to you by Dublin City Council, this free event is a great opportunity to appreciate the unique nature of independent music and ensures there is something for every music lover to enjoy.


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Cork’s CTM and US based FROSCH partner to create FROSCH CTM

September 21st, 2018

Travel management company CTM partners with US travel company FROSCH to form FROSCH CTM


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ALONE call for greater housing options for older people as Land Development Agency is launched

September 14th, 2018

 ALONE welcome launch of the Land Development Agency (LDA) but urge that housing options for older people are carefully considered.


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Exclusive production of ‘Mourning Becomes Electra’ to feature in New Ross Festival

September 14th, 2018

Stellar international cast to bring renowned production to life
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