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This brilliant Father Jack surfboard was just discovered on Facebook
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This brilliant Father Jack surfboard was just discovered on Facebook

Mar 31st 2016, 11:55 AM 3,474 Views 0 Comments

Catching the waves off Craggy Island.

A tap water-only bar opened in London today, and the jokes write themselves
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# Hipster Please

A tap water-only bar opened in London today, and the jokes write themselves

May 29th 2015, 7:30 PM 7,040 Views 2 Comments

The ultimate hipster conquest.

'The temper of protest is changing' - Pat Rabbitte critical of 'thuggish' protesters
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'The temper of protest is changing' - Pat Rabbitte critical of 'thuggish' protesters

Feb 1st 2015, 1:18 PM 19,589 Views 133 Comments

The former minister says such protesters are in the minority.

Irish people are the cleanest in the world this morning thanks to the water charges
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# Squeaky Clean

Irish people are the cleanest in the world this morning thanks to the water charges

Oct 1st 2014, 7:38 AM 25,775 Views 68 Comments

It was good while it lasted.

It's so hot at La Vuelta that one cyclist lost 4.5 kilos in one day
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From The42
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It's so hot at La Vuelta that one cyclist lost 4.5 kilos in one day

Aug 26th 2014, 9:12 PM 6,611 Views 3 Comments

It’s pushing 40 degrees at the Grand Tour and showing no sign of letting up soon.

We'll find out how much we have to pay for water in August - and some of us could pay less
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From TheJournal.ie
# Irish Water

We'll find out how much we have to pay for water in August - and some of us could pay less

Feb 11th 2014, 3:58 PM 12,152 Views 48 Comments

TDs and Senators have also heard that Irish Water’s has put some 115,000 water meters into the ground, at a rate of around 27,000 a month, so far.

Irish Water says it 'always anticipated' leaks
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Irish Water says it 'always anticipated' leaks

Feb 5th 2014, 3:28 PM 9,350 Views 61 Comments

The company says the age of the pipe network, not their workers, caused leaks in Dublin.

There are 29 Irish Water staff earning over €100,000
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There are 29 Irish Water staff earning over €100,000

Jan 23rd 2014, 10:49 PM 44,329 Views 208 Comments

And 27 senior managers get a car allowance.

No pipes have been stolen from Irish Water, but disruption is 'unavoidable'
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No pipes have been stolen from Irish Water, but disruption is 'unavoidable'

Jan 18th 2014, 8:30 AM 24,202 Views 102 Comments

Many people have had access to their streets or driveways impacted, but Irish Water says this can’t be helped.

Barry Cowen to Phil Hogan: ‘You misled Dáil’. Hogan: ‘No, you did’.
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Barry Cowen to Phil Hogan: ‘You misled Dáil’. Hogan: ‘No, you did’.

Jan 16th 2014, 10:47 PM 15,698 Views 76 Comments

Cowen has claimed that Hogan “either deliberately lied” or “accidentally gave a gross underestimation” about Irish water costs. The Minister says Cowen was “selective in his quotes”.

Water charges will be announced ‘in or around August’
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# Water Charges

Water charges will be announced ‘in or around August’

Jan 15th 2014, 10:50 PM 12,634 Views 107 Comments

The charges are set to begin in October with the first bills due in early 2015 but a pricing structure has yet to be decided.

"This government is shrouding itself in secrecy," - Fianna Fáil hit out at Irish Water controversy
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"This government is shrouding itself in secrecy," - Fianna Fáil hit out at Irish Water controversy

Jan 15th 2014, 10:19 PM 6,031 Views 48 Comments

The Oireachtas heard a lot more about Irish Water today, with the Dáil and Public Accounts Committee both sitting into the evening.

“We’re not getting transparency at Irish Water,” Barry Cowen and Phil Hogan face off on Prime Time
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“We’re not getting transparency at Irish Water,” Barry Cowen and Phil Hogan face off on Prime Time

Jan 14th 2014, 10:56 PM 14,380 Views 118 Comments

After earlier releasing copies of redacted letters, Barry Cowen got to air his grievances over Irish Water to the Minister for the Environment tonight.