National Women’s Enterprise Day takes place on Wednesday, 19 October 2016.
The Budget for 2017 was announced on Tuesday, 11 October 2016.
Read the summary of budget measures on the Department of Finance and Department of Public Expenditure and Reform budget website.
See also the summary of measures on the Department of Social Protection website.
More than 250 pharmacies in Cork and Kerry are participating in the Dispose of Unused Medicines Properly (DUMP) campaign this year. The service will be available from 10 October to 20 November 2016.
The aim of the campaign is to encourage people to return unwanted or out-of-date medicines so that they can be disposed of safely and properly.
National Fire Safety Week runs from 3 to 10 October. This year’s theme is “STOP Fire – Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives”.
The HSE is urging people over the age of 65, people with chronic illness, healthcare workers and pregnant women to get the flu vaccination.
The Citizens Information Phone Service (0761 07 4000) is currently experiencing some technical issues.
We are working to resolve these issues as quickly as possible. In the meantime, you may have difficulty getting through to the phone number.
Our apologies for any inconvenience caused.
(Last updated Thursday 29 September 2016 at 3:10pm)
Earlier this month 2.5 million historic records of births, marriages and deaths from the General Register Office (GRO) became available online for the first time.
Jobs Week is a week of events to support jobseekers and employers throughout the country.
Project EDWARD (European Day Without A Road Death) takes place today, Wednesday 21 September 2016.
Project EDWARD will encourage all road users to reflect on their attitude and behaviour. The goal is that no one should die on the roads of Europe on Wednesday 21 September 2016.
Junior Certificate results will be available today, 14 September 2016.
If you are unhappy with the result in an examination, applications for review must be made through your school and should be received by the State Examinations Commission no later than 5pm on Friday, 30 September 2016.