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An Phoblacht, 2 March 2014: At Swim, Two Salmons

An Phoblacht, 2 March 2014: At Swim, Two Salmons

At Swim, Two Salmons Robert Allen, An Phoblacht, 2 March 2014 It is 26 December 1796. Wolfe Tone laments his fate. ‘Notwithstanding all our blunders, it is the dreadful stormy weather and the easterly winds, which have been blowing furiously and without intermission since we made Bantry Bay, that have ruined us.’ Five days have … Continue reading

Friends of the Irish Environment Press Release, 4 July 2013: Department of Agriculture ‘wilfully misled EU investigation’

Friends of the Irish Environment Press Release, 4 July 2013: Department of Agriculture ‘wilfully misled EU investigation’

FRIENDS OF THE IRISH ENVIRONMENT PRESS RELEASE JULY 4 2013 Department of Agriculture ‘wilfully misled EU investigation’ MEP Nessa Childers seeking Commission investigation The environmental group Friends of the Irish Environment have lodged a ‘request for redress of mal-administration’ to Minister Simon Coveney alleging that the Department of Agriculture Food and Fisheries [DAFF] knowingly misled … Continue reading