7 Million Work Days Lost in Ireland from Back Pain

“The Early Intervention Toolkit for dealing with musculoskeletal disease has proven its worth in 30 pilot programmes across the EU and is now ready to be rolled out in all Member States”.[more]

Contribution of Young Carers not Recognised

The statistics for carers in Ireland released today Thursday, November 2nd by the CSO were exceptional in that, for the first time, they identified 3,800 carers aged 14 and under.[more]

Ireland GUBU on Apple Tax

Ireland’s actions on Apple Tax have a GUBU ring to them.[more]

Harkin Challenges Unionists on Border

Unionist politicians in Northern Ireland have been challenged in the European Parliament on their attitude towards a hard border and upholding the Good Friday Agreement. In a speech on a motion on the State of Play on Brexit...[more]

Increased Numbers offer Hopes for Fisheries re-opening

The potentially lucrative fisheries of the high value Spurdog species could re-open due to the evidence of recovery in numbers.[more]