Waterford-Based Virtual reality company, Immersive VR Education, represent Ireland at prestigious Venice Film Festival

Ireland was represented at the Venice Film Festival Awards Ceremony held this weekend by Immersive VR Education, an Irish virtual/augmented reality software outfit, run by Sandra and David Whelan. 1943: Berlin Blitz, a VR experience film created by the company was just one of 28 films to be nominated for the Virtual Reality Film Award (Linear…

Minister Denis Naughten announces €8 million for innovative Energy Research Projects

The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten T.D., is pleased to announce the allocation of €8 million in Government funding for 45 innovative and varied Energy Research Projects across Ireland. The Energy Research Projects aim to develop solutions that will deliver cleaner energy in our homes, businesses and communities. The Sustainable Energy…

Ross and Griffin issue call for €53 million funding for Nationwide Greenways

The Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport, Shane Ross T.D. and the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin T.D. today announced that applications are open for the National and Regional Greenways Funding Call. €53m is available for Greenway projects over the years 2019 to 2021. Minister Ross said – “Greenways are one of…

Minister Charlie Flanagan welcomes 185 new members to An Garda Síochána

The Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan TD, has welcomed the addition of 185 new members to An Garda Síochána, following their attestation as members at a ceremony in the Garda College, Templemore.  The ceremony was attended by the new Garda Commissioner, Drew Harris, who took up his position earlier last week. Speaking at…

Introducing Beaut Essential, the new online Irish beauty site!

What is BeautEssential.com?  Discover Ireland’s new, bespoke, online beauty store for all your essential cosmetics, skincare, haircare, fragrance and much, much more! BeautEssential.com brings you the best of Irish homegrown beauty, amazing niche brands, along with dedicated support, reviews, and help to choose the right products for you. BeautEssential.com wants to support other Irish brands and they…

Brendan Courtney will be this year’s special guest at the Annual lunch in aid of The Hope Foundation. The lunch will take place from 12pm Friday September 21st at The Maryborough Hotel & Spa in Cork.

Brenda Cooper, Director Horner APG, Maureen Forrest, Hon.Director, The Hope Foundation, Michael O’ Flynn – Chairman and CEO of the O’Flynn Group This wonderful lunch is one of HOPE’s flagship annual events and an important fundraiser for the organisation. In operation since 1999, for nineteen years The Hope Foundation has worked tirelessly to support street…