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Hello Brave New Year This is officially the fifth New Year in a row that I am looking forward to, while at the same time being very thankful to see the back of the previous. It’s a bit tiring I have to say to always look to a new year for something better and always […]


Christmas Eve –Turkey and Horses (on the menu) There was no chance of a sleep in. My eldest daughter had asked that I help her with the stallion. So her alarm was set for 7:30am. Mine was turned off. It didn’t help me though. I heard her get up and then she popped her head around the […]


Irish Songwriter teams with David O’Connor Original Song topped chart on popular Nashville demo website Limerick-based songwriter, Fran Stone, has teamed with RTE’s You’re a Star Wexford tenor, David O’Connor to produce an Irish recording of her Nashville topping single. Stone, whose daytime job is an equine/human chiropractor, has been writing songs for many years. […]


DepressionHurts launches inIreland Twitter led social programme to help sufferers of Depression ONLINE LAUNCH Tuesday 20 December, 2011 at 8:30pm #DepressionHurts is launched today to raise awareness of depression and suicide and to de stigmatise this disease. One in four people inIrelandsuffer from depression. Look to the left of you, look to the right, perhaps […]


Epic Fail

06Dec11

It’s an Epic Fail It’s an epic fail – the budget, the government and the country, but it’s not our fault. Right? I was asked to be interviewed tonight for my reaction to the budget. I had hoped, like another friend and blogger, to wilfully ignore the whole damn thing. I am self employed and […]


Irish Beverages Distributor Plans for Future Sales and Stock with Advanced Supply Chain Solution  Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving 70,000 customers, today announced that distributor of premium spirits and wine brands, Edward Dillon and Co Ltd. based in Ireland, has successfully deployed Infor SCM Demand Planning to improve the quality of […]


The Irish  Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT), Ireland’s leading equine welfare charity has partnered with Fingal County Council to address the horse welfare issues in the Dunsink area of Dublin.  Together they have drawn up and started to implement a “Project Management Plan for Equines in Dunsink”.   It is the first such plan to be drawn […]


Running out of Road, the debut novel by Jillian Godsil, is now available on Kindle format – for only €2. A must-read this Christmas!


Martin Clancy is joining Irish offsite building company RoanKabin as its new Sales Director. He joins RoanKabin from Euromedic Ireland, where he was Chief Operating Officer and instrumental to the development, integration and building of the business. Prior to that, Clancy worked for ten years at with BUPA Ireland which became Quinn Healthcare, as Head […]


Rees Hunt has been appointed UK Design Manager with Irish company RoanKabin. He has over ten years general construction experience, including six years experience in the modular and system build market; having held the position of Design Team Leader with Britspace, Wraith & Terrapin. Hunt’s qualifications include NVQ Level 2 and BTEC National Engineering, City […]