Oisin O' Connell

Hike your way to the top of Lugnaquilla in aid of Peter McVerry Trust

The annual Lugnaquilla Climb 2022 in aid of Peter McVerry Trust is back for the first time since 2019 and will take place on Saturday, 11th of June, 2022. Peter McVerry Trust, the housing and homeless charity, provides housing and supports to young people across Wicklow who are at risk of homelessness after exiting State care, …

Hike your way to the top of Lugnaquilla in aid of Peter McVerry Trust Read More »

Youth Leadership Training Program Seeking Participants

A voluntary youth leadership training program are seeking participants for their 5 day training programme. They work with transition year students in 5 secondary schools in the Dublin/ Kildare areas (Colaiste Chiarain, Leixlip; Lucan CC; St Kevins, Clondalkin; Collinstown Park Community College, Clondalkin; Colaiste Chilliain, Clondalkin). The 5 day training commences on the 10th of …

Youth Leadership Training Program Seeking Participants Read More »

Calling all challengers for NCBI’s virtual Move Into The Light

NCBI (National Council for the Blind of Ireland) is calling on all challengers who are interested in participating in our Move Into The Light event this March. Move Into The Light runs over 30 days in March and we’re asking participants to complete 30 minutes of exercise over the course of each day. What exercise …

Calling all challengers for NCBI’s virtual Move Into The Light Read More »

THE PRIMARY SCIENCE FAIR SEEKS PROJECTS FROM BUDDING SCIENTISTS IN 3RD TO 6TH CLASS

BT is delighted to announce that entries are now open for the Primary Science Fair 2022, which will take place virtually in schools across the country on the 29th and 30th March. Since 2001, the Primary Science Fair has been an integral part of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE), allowing younger students, from 3rd to …

THE PRIMARY SCIENCE FAIR SEEKS PROJECTS FROM BUDDING SCIENTISTS IN 3RD TO 6TH CLASS Read More »

Looking for reasons to Break up With Plastic this Valentine’s Day?

Valentine’s Day is a time to reflect and appreciate the relationships in our lives. However, it can also be a time to reflect on our relationship to things that may not be benefitting us or our environment. Such as single-use plastic. This February, Clean Coasts are calling for people all over Ireland to end their …

Looking for reasons to Break up With Plastic this Valentine’s Day? Read More »

President Higgins to release special Chamber Choir Ireland performances from Áras an Uachtaráin

President Michael D. Higgins has announced that a special set of musical performances recorded by Chamber Choir Ireland in Áras an Uachtaráin will be released to the public over the coming days in the run up to Christmas. The performances, conducted by Chamber Choir Ireland’s Artistic Director Paul Hillier, will be available on president.ie and on the …

President Higgins to release special Chamber Choir Ireland performances from Áras an Uachtaráin Read More »