North Leinster games manager Alan Mulhall cites the involvement of inter-county players in management positions as one of the prime reasons Moate Community College and St Peter’s College Wexford make up the novel pairing in today’s provincial colleges “A” final in Portlaoise (1pm throw-in).
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
THE 8% cut in forestry premiums was described as totally unacceptable by the Irish Farmers Association yesterday as the forest liaison group met at the request of Minister of State Tony Killeen to consider options to restore confidence in the sector.
Wed, 22 Apr, 2009
A DELEGATION from the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) told an Oireachtas sub-committee yesterday it has identified an initial 6,000 strategic locations, where farmers can establish micro-wind turbines in a non-visually intrusive way.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2009
THE Irish Farmers Association has welcomed a reassurance given to landowners by Minister of State Tony Killeen that specified forestry schemes will remain fully operational but has also demanded additional funding be provided for the programmes.
Fri, 08 Aug, 2008
THE lifting of the Pere Charles marked the culmination of a struggle which began on January 10 for the families of crewmen Andriy Dyrin, 32, Billy O’Connor, 52, Tom Hennessy, 30, Pat Hennessy, 48, and Pat Coady, 27, when the trawler sank while on its way back from a successful day’s fishing in the Celtic Sea.
Fri, 09 Nov, 2007