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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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no responses. October 30, 2015 News Team

Boy who clung to moving vehicle to save sister is praised in court


Boy who clung to moving vehicle to save sister is praised in court

The bravery of a 10-year-old boy who clung to the window of a moving SUV in order to rescue his sister was commended at Portlaoise Circuit Court on Thursday.

The boy’s actions were outlined during the sentencing hearing of Michael Martin (36) with an address of Shandon Court, Yellow Road, Waterford city. Mr Martin pleaded guilty to the false imprisonment of an 11-year-old girl following the incident at Cullohill, Co Laois on March 4th.

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no responses. October 30, 2015 News Team

Waterford entrepreneurs in the prestigious ‘Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur’ competition


Waterford entrepreneurs in the prestigious ‘Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur’ competition

Two young Waterford entrepreneurs have won a place at the national final in the prestigious ‘Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur’ competition, for a chance to share a €100,000 investment fund.

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