Category Archives: Water

Still Struggling To Lose Weight After Christmas

Oh! to be slim and have dad’s and my sisters “greyhound genes”. I haven’t reached my target weight loss this week and it is snowing…..well it is a good excuse to avoid runs and long walks. Still, I have built … Continue reading

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RTE On : Thousands attend anti-water charge protest in Dublin

Title: Thousands attend anti-water charge protest in Dublin Author: RTE News Full Text & Source: http://www.rte.ie/news/2014/1210/665801-irish-water/ The Internet, Online, 10/12/2014 Sample Text: Wednesday 10 December 2014 18.00 Tens of thousands of people have attended a demonstration near Leinster House in … Continue reading

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Water Rallies Continue In Ireland.We Have No More Money To Give The Populace Shout

Title: Water charge protests: over 30,000 demonstrate outside Dáil Authors: Conor Lally, Dan Griffin, Ciaran D’Arcy, Zara Zhuang , The Irish Times Full Text & Source: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/environment/water-charge-protests-over-30-000-demonstrate-outside-d%C3%A1il-1.2032524 The Internet, Online, 10/12/2014 Sample Text: A crowd of between 30,000 to 40,000 … Continue reading

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Water Services Bill 2014: Order for Second Stage

Water Services Bill 2014: Second Stage Source: http://oireachtasdebates.oireachtas.ie/debates%20authoring/debateswebpack.nsf/takes/dail2014120400011?opendocument The Internet, Online, 09/12/2014 Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government (Deputy Alan Kelly): Information on Alan Kelly Zoom on Alan Kelly I move: “That the Bill be now read a … Continue reading

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Dáil votes in favour of changes to Water Services Bill

Title: Dáil votes in favour of changes to Water Services Bill Author: Breaking News.ie Full Text & Source: http://www.breakingnews.ie/ireland/dail-votes-in-favour-of-changes-to-water-services-bill-654028.html The Internet, Online, 09/12/2014 Sample Text: The Dáil’s held its first vote on the government’s updated plan for water charges. TDs … Continue reading

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Minister Alan Kelly’s Speech On Irish Water

Speech by Minister Alan Kelly T.D. Minister for the Environment, Community & Local Government On the Government’s Motion on Irish Water, Dail Eireann Wednesday 19th November 2014 Ceann Comhairle, I formally move the Government Motion. This is a significant moment … Continue reading

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Water Saving Tips

Water Saving Tips by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper  5th May 2012 p.9 Ireland is traditionally associated with an abundance of water and we rarely stop to think of just how much water we use. Water charges … Continue reading

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