Day tripper: places to visit that are under a few hours from Cork City
Day tripper: places to visit that are under a few hours from Cork City

Sarah Finnan

The Irish fashion set on their ride or die denim
The Irish fashion set on their ride or die denim

Freya Drohan

Take a look around Rory O’Connell’s delightful Cork farmhouse
Take a look around Rory O’Connell’s delightful Cork farmhouse

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WIN a range of wellness candles from Essentials Aromatherapy
WIN a range of wellness candles from Essentials Aromatherapy

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The startling difference between raising boys and raising girls
The startling difference between raising boys and raising girls

Amanda Cassidy

Tried & Tested: I had an Astro Manifesting Consultation to help manifest my 2023 goals — here’s how I got on
Tried & Tested: I had an Astro Manifesting Consultation to help manifest my 2023 goals...

Sarah Gill

Supper Club: Nori-crusted salmon with soba noodles
Supper Club: Nori-crusted salmon with soba noodles

Meg Walker

My Mullingar: Musician and author Bressie
My Mullingar: Musician and author Bressie

Niall Breslin

Valentine’s Event Guide: 5 alternative excursions for you to book now
Valentine’s Event Guide: 5 alternative excursions for you to book now

Sarah Gill

Polo necks: The fool-proof way to ‘winterise’ just about any outfit
Polo necks: The fool-proof way to ‘winterise’ just about any outfit

Sarah Finnan

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October 14: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds


By Sarah Gill
14th Oct 2022
October 14: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds

Your speedy summary of today's must-read stories.

Creeslough funerals continue

The funeral for 59-year-old farmer Hugh Kelly — the oldest victim in the Creeslough explosion — will take place in St Michael’s on Friday morning. Mr Kelly will be the eighth person the community will honour and mourn at a service since 10 people were killed in Donegal a week ago.

BreakingNews.ie

Savita: 10 years on

On Saturday, 29 October, the march goes on to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Savita Hallapanavar’s death. Moving from the Garden of Remembrance to the Dáil, the march is both to commemorate her and to restate what we vowed following her death – ‘Never Again.’

National Women’s Council

Irish water quality

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Water Quality in Ireland Report 2016-2021 has found that Ireland will fail to meet the EU and national goal of restoring all waters to ‘good’ status by 2027 if progress doesn’t improve. It was also found that only half of Irish rivers and lakes are able to sustain healthy ecosystems for fish and insects.

thejournal.ie

Covid in Ireland

According to Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly, the ‘significant’ increase in the number of people in hospital with Covid-19 is cause for concern leading into the winter. There are no plans to introduce mandated mask-wearing, but if required the mask mandates in certain settings (eg transport and healthcare) will involve a point-in-time assessment of indicators and will take “due consideration of the personal, ethical and public health perspectives”.

RTÉ