Minister Flanagan welcomes 201 new members to An Garda Síochána

·         Garda numbers now stand at over 14,400 and Garda staff at almost 3,000 ·         Minister commends An Garda Síochána’s improved service delivery to victims of crime ·         Launch of new Victims Charter on eve of European Day for Victims of Crime   The Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan, TD, has today welcomed 201 new members…

Great Reasons to come to Kinsale in February

Enjoy February in Kinsale and all it has to offer when Kinsale really comes alive. Call us on 00353214772209 or visit our website below. Book Today   Valentines Treat @ The Blue Haven Romance, Food, Music in the heart of Kinsale. Enjoy one nights accommodation, cookies on arrival, gourmet breakfast, a romantic meal, desserts to…

Seamus Mallon. 1936 – 2020

(From his discussions over the years with Peter Makem) Looking out from his kitchen window on the old Armagh Road in Markethill, Seamus Mallon could see Slieve Gullion in the distance. He often remarked how proud he was to represent such an historic and  celebrated district, the spectacular landscape of the Ring of Gullion, heartland…