Secondary Stories

LIE OF THE LAND

LIE OF THE LAND

Glanbia enjoyed a sixth consecutive year of double digit growth in 2015 and is facing into the year ahead in an upbeat mood, according to Group Managing Director, Siobhan Talbot. With a 10.6% increase in adjusted earnings per share (79.14 cent – up 29.4 %), the plc’s end of year results, said Ms Talbot,...
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Curtain up for Portlaw Panto

Curtain up for Portlaw Panto

Portlaw Musical Society’s 36th annual pantomime, ‘Hansel and Gretel’ will run at the Premier Hall from this Thursday, February 4th, through to Saturday night at 7pm, with a matinee to be held on Sunday at 3pm. The pantomime is being produced and choreographed by Damien Walsh who is making his...
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Foster Home Horror

Foster Home Horror

Criminal negligence charges may be pursued by Gardai Gardaí are investigating if they can take a criminal negligence case against health service officials for failing to react to allegations of rape and physical abuse of children and adults with severe intellectual disabilities at a local foster home over a 25-year...
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A SOJOURN IN THE AMERICAS

A SOJOURN IN THE AMERICAS

De La Salle teacher’s adventure revealed in 1916 letters project A crowd sourced humanities project which aims to create a digital archive of letters sent to and from Ireland around the time of the 1916 Rising has stumbled upon a quirky tale of an intrepid teacher with Waterford connections. The project,...
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