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Decommissioning Irish Whitefish Fleet Will Not Preserve Fish Stocks
Plans which will cut the Irish whitefish fleet by over 30% will not preserve fish stocks in Irish waters. That’s according to the Irish Fish Producers Organisation, who say European vessels will fish these stocks in our waters instead. The IFPO are responding to the...
How to Issue a Press Release
How you issue a press release is just as important as what you write in it. If you issue a news release the wrong way, you have probably wasted your time and it is unlikely to get any media coverage. I spent 14 years working as a journalist in print and broadcast...
Fuel Prices Create Food Security Threat
Seafood Sector Call on Government to Draw Down EU Subsidies Rising fuel prices are crippling the Irish Seafood sector, including fishermen, aquaculture producers and fish processors. That’s according to Aodh O Donnell, chief executive of the Irish Fish Producers...
Old Mattresses Cost Laois Economy over €1.9m a Year
Over 10,600 old mattresses are dumped in County Laois every year, says leading social enterprise, Bounce Back Recycling (BBR).  “It costs around €180 for every mattress that ends up in landfill – an estimated loss of over €1.9 to the local economy,” says BBR manager,...
€300k RTE Toy Show Funds for Spraoi & Spórt
Award-winning social enterprise, Spraoi agus Spórt, has secured €300,000 from the RTE Toy Show Appeal grants for 2022 by the Community Foundation for Ireland. Spraoi Co-Founder & Chief Executive, Helen Nolan, says the grant will fund a new purpose-built Child and...
IFPO PAYS TRIBUTE TO OUTGOING CEO
The Irish Fish Producers Organisation (IFPO) has paid tribute to outgoing chief executive, John Ward. Mr Ward has a lifetime association with the seafood sector and retires from his IFPO role at the end of March. IFPO chairman Niall Connolly, credits John for his...
Recycling Enterprise Plants 1000 Trees for Tree Week
Galway social enterprise Bounce Back Recycling (BBR) has planted 1,000 trees since January, to mark National Tree Week this week. “For every booking we had this year to date, we planted a tree,” says BBR manager, Martin Ward. “Our business is environmentally focused...
Free Support Programme for Rural Businesses Launched
Rural businesses can create tenfold increases in their audience size, with digital marketing technologies like virtual reality and 360° video. That’s according to Digi2Market, an EU programme who today launched a new campaign offering free marketing and networking...
Spraoi agus Sport go Global
Spraoi agus Sport online events for mums and babies are so popular, they’re attracting emigrants from as far away as Texas and Toronto. That’s according to the social enterprise centre's manager, Eimear McLaughlin, who says they are launching a new programme of events...
Fuel Prices Create Food Security Threat

Fuel Prices Create Food Security Threat

Seafood Sector Call on Government to Draw Down EU Subsidies Rising fuel prices are crippling the Irish Seafood sector, including fishermen, aquaculture producers and fish processors. That’s according to Aodh O Donnell, chief executive of the Irish Fish Producers...

€300k RTE Toy Show Funds for Spraoi & Spórt

€300k RTE Toy Show Funds for Spraoi & Spórt

Award-winning social enterprise, Spraoi agus Spórt, has secured €300,000 from the RTE Toy Show Appeal grants for 2022 by the Community Foundation for Ireland. Spraoi Co-Founder & Chief Executive, Helen Nolan, says the grant will fund a new purpose-built Child and...

IFPO PAYS TRIBUTE TO OUTGOING CEO

IFPO PAYS TRIBUTE TO OUTGOING CEO

The Irish Fish Producers Organisation (IFPO) has paid tribute to outgoing chief executive, John Ward. Mr Ward has a lifetime association with the seafood sector and retires from his IFPO role at the end of March. IFPO chairman Niall Connolly, credits John for his...

Recycling Enterprise Plants 1000 Trees for Tree Week

Recycling Enterprise Plants 1000 Trees for Tree Week

Galway social enterprise Bounce Back Recycling (BBR) has planted 1,000 trees since January, to mark National Tree Week this week. “For every booking we had this year to date, we planted a tree,” says BBR manager, Martin Ward. “Our business is environmentally focused...

Spraoi agus Sport go Global

Spraoi agus Sport go Global

Spraoi agus Sport online events for mums and babies are so popular, they’re attracting emigrants from as far away as Texas and Toronto. That’s according to the social enterprise centre's manager, Eimear McLaughlin, who says they are launching a new programme of events...

Bilingual Heritage Signs for Inch Castle?

Bilingual Heritage Signs for Inch Castle?

Discussions are under way on historical information signs for Inch Castle to provide information on the monument’s heritage. The new signage would be bilingual and allow the public to engage with the castle from a safe distance. “We are delighted to be working with...