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Zappone in push for disabled access to childcare

Children's Minister Katherine Zappone is seeking Government approval to expand the new affordable childcare scheme to include hundreds of families with disabled children... ... Read more

This amputee army veteran from Achill Island is going to row across the Atl…

Paddy Gallagher lost his leg in Afghanistan after he was blown up by an IED 7 minutes ago 59 Views Paddy Gallagher Image: Paddy Gallagher AN ARMY VETERAN from Achill... Read more

Research Almost 20 of drivers are 8216 high speeding rule violators 8217

New research shows four in 10 drivers think it is fine to break the 100 kilometre an hour speed limit. The latest research from the Road Safety Authority (RSA) also... Read more

Joanne O 8217 Riordan honoured with award in Japan

Cork woman Joanne O'Riordan has been honoured in Japan. The disability campaigner has been chosen as one of 10 Junior Chamber International Outstanding Young Persons of the World for 2015... Read more

8216 I 8217 m here wrapping a Christmas present I bought myself from my dis…

Ryan Tubridy A SINGLE mother’s heartbreaking letter to Ryan Tubridy will make you appreciate the little things this Christmas. The mother, who was not named, wrote to the RTE presenter’s... Read more

Damages and catastrophic injury

Sir, – The very welcome decision of the Court of Appeal in the Gill Russell case, reported by Mary Carolan, throws three issues into sharp relief (“ Ruling means higher... Read more

A tale of two cities

Galway is recognised across the world for the welcome it extends to visitors. Indeed, as far away as New Zealand it was named among 'one of the five great cities... Read more

VIDEO Caring taxi driver lifts disabled mans spirits with good will gesture

Sarah Jane Murphy Grabbing a lift...Brazilian style - It's certainly a novel way of hitching a lift. This remarkable video shows a wheelchair user holding onto a car door handle... Read more

Report on consumer trends highlights view technology less error prone than …

about 4 hours ago Previous Image Next Image Consider the arrival of self-driving cars, car-sharing schemes and a host of alternative fuel options: you can see why car firms face... Read more

Campaign to turn inequalities faced by disabled into an election issue

by Ed Carty A campaign has been launched to make an election issue out of the inequalities faced by Ireland’s 600,000 people with disabilities. The unprecedented action calls for the... Read more

Free parking in Nenagh car parks for Christmas

Tipperary Co Council has announced free parking in Nenagh's car parks from this Friday, December 18th, to Sunday December 27th. Normal pay parking applies on street from 10am to 6.30pm... Read more

Audi chief reveals driverless cars will completely change our motoring futu…

Audi chief tells Motors how 'driverless cars' will completely change our motoring futures The Audi Tron Concept Sven Schuwirth Tron interior We are entering the biggest revolution in the era... Read more