A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The story of the Harris family highlights the fact that the development of wind farms is subject to few planning checks.
Mon, 18 Sep, 2017
Mark your diaries. From festivals to rainy day actitivies,has rounded up 20 ways to keep the kids amused this summer
Sat, 01 Jul, 2017
Energy infrastructure company Greencoat Renewables is aiming to raise up to €250m from a dual stock market listing in London and Dublin in order to fund its growth objectives.
Tue, 20 Jun, 2017
It’s a cold winter’s morning in the west Tipperary countryside and a sparrow hawk makes an appearance low in the clear sky. Immediately, a few hundred turkeys take a break from their foraging to collectively rush towards the invader, shouting their warnings before the hawk has second thoughts and heads for the hills, leaving the turkeys to resume free-range life.
Mon, 19 Dec, 2016
Mon, 12 Dec, 2016
Sat, 01 Oct, 2016
The mother of a girl with a rare form of epilepsy says she has been encouraged by the efforts Health Minister Simon Harris has made to secure treatment for the condition in Ireland.
Tue, 05 Jul, 2016
Dermot Weld reached a significant milestone in his long and illustrious career in Naas last night when a double, with Discipline in the listed Naas Oaks Trial and Sea Swift in the fillies maiden, saw him reach the 4,000 winner mark.
Thu, 23 Jun, 2016
Tue, 07 Jun, 2016
An order restricting operations on a windfarm in Cork has been stayed until June to allow the developer seek leave to appeal to the Supreme Court against the Court of Appeal’s findings it acted in “material” breach of planning permission.
Thu, 07 Apr, 2016
Sat, 27 Feb, 2016
The businessman who married movie star Oliver Reed’s widow believes the euro is teetering on the brink and is offering people who buy his produce the chance to get their change in silver.
Thu, 29 Jan, 2015
Was Cork’s dramatic fightback to snatch a ninth All-Ireland senior title in ten years the moment Ladies Football moved in from the margins? Coach Eamonn Ryan debates the past, the present and the future.
Thu, 01 Jan, 2015
There’s so much to do in the run up to Christmas, it can be hard to decide how to make the most of the festive fun. Take some tips from Ellie O’Byrne.
Sat, 06 Dec, 2014
The implications of potential criminal charges against Gerry Adams for the future of peace in Northern Ireland draw timely attention to the loose ends that have as yet not been woven into the peace process.
Fri, 09 May, 2014
It is with great distress The Menu learns of the difficulties facing the magnificent Co Clare-based Irish Seed Savers, in very real danger of perishing due to severe Dept of Agriculture funding cuts.
Sun, 27 Oct, 2013
PEOPLE who call to The Apple Farm in the heartland of Tipperary to purchase fresh fruit and juices are vital to the revenue buoyancy of the business.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2013
The rain stayed away for the thousands of music fans arriving at Glastonbury Festival today.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2013
The Menu relishes any opportunity to spice up his dining with a bit of pizzazz.
Sun, 04 Nov, 2012
UCC are set a develop a new centre of excellence for sport in the third-level institution on a 100 acre site on the western outskirts of Cork city.
Tue, 17 Jan, 2012
AVONDALE UNITED are in pole position to reclaim the Beamish Stout Munster Senior League Premier Division title for the first time since the 2008/2009 season after increasing their lead at the top over the weekend.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2012
The multi-million pound eviction of travellers on the English Dale Farm site descended into violence today with two people Tasered and missiles thrown at police.
Wed, 19 Oct, 2011
EVERY €10 spent on local food products leads to an injection of €34 into the local economy and helps employ thousands of people around the country, producers said yesterday.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2011
MILK quota allocations expected to rise from less than 100,000 litres to more than one million litres in 2014/2015 have been approved for the Shinagh, Bandon, Co Cork-based dairy research project being undertaken by Teagasc with the Bandon, Barryroe, Drinagh and Lisavaird co-ops and with Carbery Milk Products.
Thu, 14 Jul, 2011
THE apple blossom is in full bloom in the orchard this week with the promise of a bumper harvest provided we don’t get a random frost within the next few weeks.
Sat, 07 May, 2011
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has given the green light for Silverstone to stage the 2010 British Grand Prix on a revised circuit layout.
Thu, 11 Feb, 2010
VISITORS to the City Farm in Dublin Zoo are in for a treat because as well as lions, tigers and chimps, they can see almost 50 Irish farm animals which are now among the inhabitants.
Sat, 05 Apr, 2008
A new wind farm was officially opened in Co Cavan today.
Tue, 31 Jul, 2007
AQUILA, a five-year-old mare by Quiletto out of a Mr Lord mare, bred by Paul and Jan Turfery, Caheragh, owned by Brian Mangan, Fermoy, and ridden by Rose Marie Ahern, Carhue, Bandon, dominated the hunter classes at Clonakilty Show.
Thu, 14 Jun, 2007
Barbaro stretched his unbeaten record to six with a brilliant performance in the 132nd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.
Sun, 07 May, 2006
Mon, 03 Apr, 2006
NORTH KOREA yesterday confirmed a bird flu outbreak at two chicken farms in the capital Pyongyang and said the farms slaughtered and buried hundreds of thousands of chickens infected by the disease.
Mon, 28 Mar, 2005
PHOENIX the Turkey won’t be required to rise from the ashes this Christmas.
Thu, 23 Dec, 2004
Cold Feet star James Nesbitt is set to take on Bob The Builder and plough his way into children’s hearts with a new pre-school show Tractor Tom.
Sun, 02 Feb, 2003
Prayers were said at Waltham Abbey today for the “tortured soul” of a crazed axeman who went on a wrecking spree in the historic church.
Sat, 04 Jan, 2003