I became a stand-up comedian at 77

I became a stand-up comedian at 77

4 MIN READ You’re never too old to be too old Julie Kertesz believes everyone has a story to tell and not just one story but many. That’s…
Business
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Building coders one block at a time with CoderDojo

Building coders one block at a time with CoderDojo

6 MIN READ I can see a bear and a cat on the laptop screen. What’s going on here? I’m trying to make the bear move more slowly than the…
Charity
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Sealed with a fish

Sealed with a fish

In April 2016, Alan attended the business expo at Wicklow Enterprise Town held in Coláiste Cill Mhantáin to raise the profile of both ‘The Fish Man’ and ‘The Lighthouse’.
Business
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Our smallest branch is 8 mins from the mainland by plane

Our smallest branch is 8 mins from the mainland by plane

Our smallest branch is on the island of Inis Mór (permanent population approximately 850).
Community
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A crash course in starting a business in Limerick

A crash course in starting a business in Limerick

Adrian Murphy set up his own business, Crash Course Education, in April 2016, to teach Irish to primary and secondary schoolchildren and to do one-to-one tutoring for adults who want their Leaving cert Irish at Higher Level so they can go into Primary school teaching.
Business
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Wicklow RFC: a club at the heart of the community

Wicklow RFC: a club at the heart of the community

The 2017 Bank of Ireland Provincial Towns Cup kicked off on Saturday 28 January 2017. The top competition for junior rugby in Leinster is now in its 92nd year, making it one of the oldest trophies in Irish rugby.
Rugby
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This inspiring speech got 5 standing ovations from prisoners

This inspiring speech got 5 standing ovations from prisoners

This inspiring speech from a woman with Down Syndrome about overcoming obstacles got 5 standing ovations from prisoners in Mountjoy and Wheatfield prisons.
Inclusivity
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Startup awards: From locks to lockers

Startup awards: From locks to lockers

Stephen and his wife Louise set up Cyc-Lok to create a safe and secure place for cyclists to leave their bike and their belongings – helmet, waterproofs, footwear, bags and gloves - in sturdy individual lockers.
Business
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Somebody else has the same business idea as you, what now?

Somebody else has the same business idea as you, what now?

Intouch.com pictured in Dublin. Photo: Naoise Culhane. (sofa models’ own) 4 MIN READ Imagine that you come up with a great idea for…
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