Templemore (Ireland)

Type: City
Name: Templemore (Ireland)
Country: Ireland
Latitude: 52.790001
Longitude: -7.84
population: 2,264
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

How much does it cost to train up a garda recruit?

NEW RECRUITS BEGAN training in Templemore last week for the first time in five years – but how much does it cost to train a recruit before they can be stationed?A spokesperson for the Department of Justice estimated that it cost €9,200 per recruit to ... [Published TheJournal.ie - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Guckian enters by-election race

Two new candidates have entered the Roscommon/South-Leitrim By-Election political arena in the last week.Chairman of the Turfcutters and Contractors Association (TCCA), Michael Fitzmaurice who is very well known has thrown his hat in the ring and has ... [Published Longford Leader - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Old Comrades branch marks anniversary with pilgrimage

To mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One, the Royal Irish Fusiliers Old Comrades Association, Portadown Branch, made a three day pilgrimage to various sites, memorials, former British Army Barrack and cemeteries in the Republic of ... [Published Portadown Times - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mixed Reactions Following Roscrea IDA Meeting

Thursday, 18 September 2014A MEETING between local representatives and the IDA (Industrial Development Authority) last week has stirred up mixed reactions about what Roscrea can do to promote industrial activity in the town.The meeting, which was attended ... [Published Midland Tribune - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Lowry calls for clarification on Garda recruitment comments by Minister Fitzgerald

Deputy Michael Lowry has called for a clear and unequivocal promise and realistic timeline from the Government detailing their intentions with regards to Garda recruitment going forward.The Independent TD welcomed the comments made by the Minister for ... [Published Tipperary Star - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

100 new Garda recruits enter Templemore in first intake since 2009 - Minister for Justice promises seamless ongoing recruitment

Monday, 15th September 2014In the first intake to the Garda College in Templemore, 100 new recruits entered training today, Monday 15th September. Speaking at the induction, Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Justice & Equality, said that this marked ... [Published Department of Justice - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Guilty plea ‘pointless’ for murder defendants

FEWER than a quarter of defendants charged with murder, where there is a mandatory sentence of life imprisonment, pleaded guilty in court. The review, she said, will have implications for the future direction and implementation of penal policy in Ire ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Raise a glass to craft beer

To mark the Irish Craft Beer Festival this weekend, Joe McNamee gets a taste of the local brewing scene.MORE than 10,000 visitors are expected to raise a glass to their lips at the RDS Irish Craft Beer Festival this weekend at a gathering of our very ... [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Suicide training urged for gardai by car tragedy mother

A woman who lost her entire family to a suicidal taxi driver in the UK said she was "deeply impressed" by a new Garda College training regime. The Pole had left a suicide note and was being sought by Devon police as "a high-risk person".Mrs Twomey was ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Scholarships for Gaza youth could aid reconstruction Letters

The reconstruction of Gaza is a priority for the international community. Education is central to reconstruction. Irish third-level institutions can make an important contribution to this process. Tom Brady reports (Irish Independent, August 28) that ... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Garda recruits to be more 'accountable'

The officer in charge of the Garda College said she would like to think that there was no "blue wall" in the gardaí and that Templemore would produce good officers to police modern Ireland.A "blue wall" is an unofficial code of silence where police officers ... [Published RTE Online - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Birr Remembers World War 1

Thursday, 14 August 2014Birr Historical Society held the Commemoration of the Centenary of the Commencement of World War 1BIRR Historical Society commemorated the centenary of the start of World War 1 on Monday week last. There was an overflow attendance ... [Published Midland Tribune - Aug 13 2014]

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"Roscrea is now just one hour from Dublin Cllr Smith pleaded and said 'the ordinary tax payer pays the wages and salaries of all public representatives as well as the people who wok in the IDA and surely the people are entitled to expect fair play and there is no evidence that we are getting that at the moment.'"
"As new recruits you will undergo a rigorous training programme under the direction of Chief Superintendent McMahon and all the staff here in the College. This training will provide you with the necessary foundation to allow you to progress and develop as Gardaí upholding the finest principles of honesty, accountability, respect and professionalism. You are the first new recruits to be recruited by An Garda Síochána in recent times. You won't be the last. It is my intention that there will be seamless ongoing recruitment as we have committed, and I will be making further announcements before the end of the year" concluded the Minister
...To me it shows how practical and 'real life' the course is," she said. "At the meeting, I got a chance to get my thoughts across on the need for more suicide training across the force in general and for garda drivers in particular."
...She mentioned the fact, that this was expected to be a short war, quoting Kaiser Wilhelm 11's assertion, "That the war would be over before the leaves fell from the trees" . Deputy Marcella Corcoran-Kennedy, TD, in her opening address paid tribute to the sacrifice made by up to 200,000 Irishmen for the democratic freedoms...

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How much does it cost to train up a garda recruit? [Published TheJournal.ie - 17 hours ago]
Guckian enters by-election race [Published Longford Leader - Sep 17 2014]
Old Comrades branch marks anniversary with pil... [Published Portadown Times - Sep 17 2014]
Mixed Reactions Following Roscrea IDA Meeting [Published Midland Tribune - Sep 17 2014]
Lowry calls for clarification on Garda recruitm... [Published Tipperary Star - Sep 16 2014]
100 new Garda recruits enter Templemore in firs... [Published Department of Justice - Sep 15 2014]
The new garda recruits will need to “win the tr... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 15 2014]
Guilty plea ‘pointless’ for murder defendants [Published Irish Independent - Sep 11 2014]
Raise a glass to craft beer [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 07 2014]
Suicide training urged for gardai by car traged... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 01 2014]
Scholarships for Gaza youth could aid reconstru... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 29 2014]
Garda recruits to be more 'accountable' [Published RTE Online - Aug 27 2014]
Birr Remembers World War 1 [Published Midland Tribune - Aug 13 2014]
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