The Sanctuary’s 31 Day Meditation Challenge

Over the last two years, in response to the rising need for mental health supports, The Sanctuary have introduced free online community meditation sessions, a selection of live broadcasted wellbeing courses, self-care resources as well as a ‘Befriending Programme’ which offers phone calls to people who are experiencing loneliness. The response for these online services…

Full programme of Events Announced for Waterford Harvest Festival

    Waterford’s annual Harvest Festival announce details of the 2022 festival programme with a major focus on food sustainability at the festival which will take place at venues and outdoors across Waterford City from September 9th to 11th 2022.   The festival is being supported by Waterford Council and organised by GIY who are bringing sustainability…

Ask the expert- Sinead from Blumain gives top tips for dry skin in Summer

Be it relaxing in the Irish sun or further afield dipping your toes in the crystal clear waters of the Med, our top priority should be to care for our skin. Regardless if it’s blistering rays or overcast sky, the UV rays are much stronger during the summer months, meaning we must add a little…

Stryker opens new 3D printing facility in Cork, creating capacity for 600 new jobs

Stryker (NYSE: SYK), one of the world’s leading medical technology companies, today celebrated the official opening of the high-tech facility at Anngrove with a visit from Taoiseach Micheál Martin TD, the IDA and other local guests. The new 156,000-square-foot development creates capacity for 600 high-tech jobs in the future, and will help further Stryker’s leadership in additive…

Late Summer Slumber at the Ice House Hotel

After a busy summer of socialising bring your focus back to self care with the new Late Summer Slumber experience at the serene Ice House Hotel in Ballina, north Mayo. Check into your contemporary riverview room for a blissful two nights’ and make your way to the newly refurbished Chill Spa. Indulge in the Mindful Moments treatment,…

AUGUST AT DEBARRAS FOLK CLUB, CLONAKILTY

  DeBarras is a third generation family run Irish pub and independent music venue in the beautiful seaside town of Clonakilty that has for the last 40+ years earned a musical pedigree and reputation that has travelled far beyond the confines of its West Cork home. Long standing associations with Noel Redding (The Jimi Hendrix Experience) Paddy…

Bombshell Beauty Ekin-Su Dons The Hottest Hair Trend Of The Summer As She Is Crowned The Queen Of Love Island

As 3.4 million people watched the summer of love come to an end last night with bated breath, we couldn’t help but notice Ekin-Su’s beautiful cascading waves as she stood next to her Italian Stallion Davide, nervously anticipating the results of the public vote. The bronzed beauty sparkled in a gold sequin feathered dress, but the greatest accessory of the night was her…

Peter McVerry Trust Partner With DivaCup And Kare Cosmetics To Tackle Period Poverty Amongst Women Living In Homelessness

The National Housing and Homeless Charity is the official Irish partner of DivaCup, the leading menstrual cup brand in the world. The partnership will donate 100 menstrual cups to women living in Peter McVerry Trust homeless services each year, along with training on how to use and clean the product. Kare Cosmetics, an award-winning Irish distribution company, distributes DivaCup to…

Is Energy Storage with Artificial Intelligence the future of increasing renewable energy from Solar farms

The IERC is exploring ways to reduce the amount of time that renewable energy plants have to stop producing energy, due to curtailments or constraints.   Researchers will examine the full potential of PV plant and battery energy storage systems working side by side. 2 August 2022: Have you ever driven past a wind farm on a…