Sunday, July 15, 2018
Stressed-looking spring barley badly needs some rain Beautiful fresh and green barley growing in the field. Only last month we were looking for dry weather and now we are looking for rain. Last week thunder showers went all around us and...
Bidding on landmark Hickeys Parkgate St site in Dublin hits €25m An aerial view of the Hickeys site at Parkgate Street in Dublin 8 close to Heuston Station The sale of the landmark Hickeys site at Parkgate Street in Dublin 8...
'I'm sick of calling the vet after dog attacks': Clare farmer uses Llama to protect his sheep There has been a mixed reaction to the arrival of a Llama on the canal bank. A South-East Clare farmer is using a novel...
Orphanage tragedy and fictional hauntings set scene for fine debut Fiction: He is Mine and I Have No Other, Rebecca O'Connor, Canongate €17.99 He is Mine and I Have No Other The prompt for this novel came from the fire in a...
Simon Coveney rules out snap autumn election The Tánaiste was speaking as he attended the launch of a new unit at Cork University Hospital Simon Coveney Photo: Tom Burke TÁNAISTE Simon Coveney has ruled out a snap election in the autumn. Mr Coveney...
Cork looks to medium long haul as its business offering grows Niall MacCarthy, managing director of Cork Airport With recent CSO figures again underlining Dublin Airport's dominance - accounting for 87pc of the total passenger numbers in Ireland - it might...
Questions about Sorrell remain unanswered following WPP AGM Martin Sorrell Pic: PA A good few years ago, a friend of mine left her well-paid job in a London PR agency to set up shop on her own. Having spent the best...
Charlie Weston: The amount of tax paid by motorists is unfair - and it is high time it was reduced 'At current prices a typical motorist will now pay €221 a month for petrol.' (Stock picture) Driving a car is becoming...
Irish companies count cost of rise in cyber crimes PwC Ireland's cyber leader Pat Moran More than 10pc of Irish businesses that have been hit by cyber criminals lost more than €4m each in the past two years as a result...
Two is company, but is three the norm? File photo I was fascinated that during the winter cold spell large portions of the Irish nation turned to pornography sites on the internet to while away the hours. Watching people bonk has...

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