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one response. November 8, 2015 News Team

Irish Water chief John Tierney to stand down in April


Irish Water chief John Tierney to stand down in April

Irish Water have today confirmed that chief executive John Tierney will be standing down in April next year when his contract ends. In a statement, the company said:

“John Tierney has confirmed his intention to retire in April at the end of his three-year contract with Irish Water. He said he very much appreciated the opportunity to work on the establishment of Irish Water, one of the most challenging projects ever undertaken in the public sector.”

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no responses. November 5, 2015 News Team

Guinness To Remove Fish Guts From Brewing Process


Guinness To Remove Fish Guts From Brewing Process

Vegans & strict vegetarians will soon be able to sup a hearty pint of the black stuff, after Guinness revealed it will remove fish guts from the brewing process.

Drinks giant Diageo announced that its iconic St James’s Gate Brewery will stop using isinglass (a gelatine made from fish bladders) in its filtration methods for Guinness.

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no responses. November 5, 2015 News Team

Man sentenced to 17 years in jail for false imprisonment of 11-year-old girl


Man sentenced to 17 years in jail for false imprisonment of 11-year-old girl

A man who falsely imprisoned an 11-year-old girl in Co Laois earlier this year has been sentenced to 17 years in jail at Portlaoise Circuit Court, with […]

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no responses. November 4, 2015 News Team

Bank Of Ireland Customers Not Happy About Plans To Curtail Cash Withdrawals


Bank Of Ireland Customers Not Happy About Plans To Curtail Cash Withdrawals

There has been outrage among Bank of Ireland customers, after bank officials announced new draconian regulations which will affect how many people carry out their banking.

The Bank of Ireland says customers will soon no longer be able to withdraw less than €700 or lodge less than €3,000 at the counter in some of its branches. Instead, customers will have to use ATMs or electronic banking.

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no responses. November 4, 2015 News Team

Punters Furious After Seeing What €20 Food Voucher Got At Web Summit


Punters Furious After Seeing What €20 Food Voucher Got At Web Summit

This year saw the introduction of a tokened system, and one token will get you a main and a bottle of water but will set you back €20. They say on their website a discounted rate over the three days of the Food Summit can be purchased for €50.

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