No, you’re crying! After waiting 40 years to tie the knot, Level 5 was not going to stop one Offaly couple. Rhode man John Bermingham, 86, married long-time love Mary Long, 83, on Friday. The couple exchanged vows in the civil marriage registration room in Tullamore Health Centre. Well this melted my heart @RTENewsNow There […]
You can now post letters and parcels to nursing homes free of charge On Monday, An Post announced the launch of their “Community Focus” scheme. The extended range of post office delivery services will now include free post to and from nursing homes around the country. By simply writing FREEPOST where the stamp would normally […]
Kildare could be exiting lockdown early – according to an independent TD.
Phase two is scheduled to start next week. The government is optimistic about starting phase two of lifting COVID-19 restrictions as planned. We are due to enter the next phase on Monday, the 8th of June. Meanwhile the government says the children of healthcare and essential workers will be prioritised when childcare facilities reopen on […]
Laura Jamieson and Michael Smith have chatted to The Lift about their life in the luxury Ashford Castle. Can you imagine living in a literal castle during lockdown? Well for Laura Jamieson and Michael Smith it’s reality! Laura and Michael, who are from England and Scotland respectively, were working in Ashford Castle before the pandemic […]
Have you been flat out baking banana bread or other treats in lockdown? Banana bread, brown bread, sourdough – if Instagram is anything to go buy, many people really seem to have taken to baking since lockdown started. Now new grocery figures from Kantar show sales of flour and sugar have gone up by 52 […]