The blog of an Irish journalist
Monday, March 5, 2012
Eircom's "3 strikes" scheme
Since 2010 Eircom have been operating a "graduated response" scheme in collaboration with the record companies. Public details ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
In the last month the Fine Gael/Labour government has appointed its first five judges; two to the Hi...
Monday, September 20, 2010
Callely hands back more money.
Ivor Callely, the Senator who was recently thrown out of Fianna Fail, has refunded more money back to the state. The latest refund of €737.6...
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Dick Roche attacks HSE tender for taxis in Wicklow
We published a story in The Sunday Times today about how Dick Roche, the Minister for Europe, had tried to get the board of the HSE to hold ...
Thursday, August 19, 2010
The Irish Red Cross takes on the internet - and wins
Despite the recent floods in Pakistan the Irish Red Cross ( IRC ) has been relatively quiet in comparison to other Irish charities who have ...
Monday, May 24, 2010
€800,000 secret settlement
Two weeks ago we published details of a secret €600,000 settlement the HSE agreed with Lifeline Ambulance in 2008. The settlement figure w...
Monday, April 26, 2010
Consumer Watchdog Stays in its Kennel
Earlier this year we reported on the average €18,000 a month the National Consumer Agency is spending on PR with Q4 PR . There are NCA sta...
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