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Search words: Tara

Roestown
international / history and heritage / news report Monday September 08, 2008 17:36 by Tara Tara Tara   text 22 comments (last - tuesday november 18, 2008 18:44)   image 31 images
Here is how the Valley looks now, her Sacred Sites razed and desecrated , replaced by concrete and tar. read full story / add a comment
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dublin / history and heritage / news report Sunday September 07, 2008 21:24 by TaraWatch   text 1 comment (last - tuesday september 09, 2008 16:43)   image 3 images
Members of TaraWatch and other groups will sell pieces of coal , dressed as 'fat- cats', tomorrow outside the Green party offices on Suffolk Street at noon tomorrow. The coal will signify the Green's preference for creating new taxes, to penalise carbon use, instead of seeking cuts in spending on carbon producing infrastructure like tolled motorways, in the upcoming Budget, like their own policy documents call for.

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national / environment / press release Tuesday August 26, 2008 19:30 by Brian Guckian
Campaigner Puts Alternative to Councils

Adopt the Transport Policies of 2008, not 1968

Councils Should Lead in Sustainable Transport Planning

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Event begins
national / arts and media / news report Monday August 25, 2008 10:25 by M. Ni Bhrolchain   text 21 comments (last - saturday august 29, 2009 15:44)   image 34 images   video 1 video file
On Sunday 24 August 2008 Save Tara campaigners presented an international gathering of poets and musicians at Tara to honour and celebrate the place and our heritage. It was organised by Susan McKeown and Paul Muldoon.
Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney and Paul Muldoon, Pulitzer prize-winner, read their poetry and were joined by Grammy award-winner Susan McKeown who was accompanied by Aidan Brennan. Laoise Kelly and Steve Cooney also playing at the event.
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dublin / arts and media / event notice Sunday August 24, 2008 18:55 by Sarah Lundberg
There will be a €3 charge into this event and all money raised will go to the Save Tara Campaign
With Noel Ó Briain, Ross Hattaway, Seamus Cashman, Catherine Ann Cullen, Eamonn Lynskey, Oran Ryan, Barbara Smith. Patrick Chapman.
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national / environment / feature Saturday August 23, 2008 16:59 by Tel   text 8 comments (last - sunday january 11, 2009 13:29)   image 2 images
That the production wing of global energy corporation, Shell, has a presence in the west of Ireland is now well known. Shell have been joined by another of their kind; Exxon Mobil, sometimes known as Esso. It's a company which, like Shell, has left a long dark oil slick like trail of controversy and notoriety across the globe. Exxon Mobil are in alliance with Sir Anthony O’Reilly, Ireland’s most influential businessman read full story / add a comment
national / environment / event notice Thursday August 21, 2008 19:28 by Tara
From Mid-day thirty on the 28th of August , there will be a leaflet drop and peaceful protest
outside of the Gresham Hotel in Dublin. This is to mark the role of the NRA in the destruction of
Heritage. read full story / add a comment
Creative Commons Photo <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/majad3v/2747817234/">Maj Adev's Flickr</a> The N3 Under Water
wicklow / miscellaneous / feature Wednesday August 20, 2008 07:59 by Flood Victim   text 8 comments (last - wednesday august 20, 2008 10:43)   image 1 image
Wicklow County Council has no flood plan and it's Fire Service is not allowed respond to flooding. read full story / add a comment
national / arts and media / event notice Sunday August 17, 2008 20:36 by M. Ni Bhrolchain   text 10 comments (last - tuesday august 26, 2008 19:52)   image 3 images
Feis Teamhra, a turn at Tara
Poets and musicians will perform at "Feis Teamhra, a turn at Tara" on the Hill of Tara, Co. Meath on Sunday 24th. August at 3.30pm.
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Brian Guckian Speaking Outside the Dáil (about Tara/M3)
national / environment / feature Friday August 15, 2008 09:51 by Brian Guckian   text 11 comments (last - tuesday march 02, 2010 11:58)   image 1 image
Brian Guckian, a researcher into sustainable development and transport in Ireland, lays out the case against the proposed Cork to Limerick (M20) Motorway. Mr Guckian claims that the scheme is not supported by traffic counts, that it breaches EU Law and government environmental policies, and that councils could face fines and funding penalties if it goes ahead. read full story / add a comment
Work begins
international / history and heritage / news report Wednesday August 13, 2008 09:56 by Tara Tara Tara   text 17 comments (last - tuesday september 30, 2008 18:34)   image 17 images
Just before the torrential rains of last weekend, work on the Crib Walling of Rath Lugh National Monument finally began amidst much speculation as to the long delay. This was contrary to the recommendations made in the Technical Report of Golder Associates. read full story / add a comment
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dublin / history and heritage / event notice Tuesday August 12, 2008 16:12 by TaraWatch   image 2 images
In April 2008, the Minister for the Environment, John Gormley, announced he intended to seek UNESCO status for Tara, despite the M3 motorway being built within the Tara complex. Does the M3 detract from Tara’s outstanding universal value? Is UNESCO status a bad idea anyway? Should UNESCO seek a re-routing of the M3 now? Please come along and participate in this debate, which will be followed by music and poetry by Melanie O’Reilly and Friends. read full story / add a comment
wicklow / animal rights / event notice Monday August 11, 2008 00:29 by Laura Broxson
SAY NO TO ANIMAL CIRCUSES! read full story / add a comment
national / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Sunday August 10, 2008 02:33 by Concerned   text 4 comments (last - tuesday august 12, 2008 09:40)   image 2 images
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international / history and heritage / news report Monday July 21, 2008 23:23 by TaraWatch   image 1 image
The Sixth World Archaeological Congress (WAC-6) was recently held in University College Dublin. During the Congress, there was a special session hosted by the WAC Standing Committee on Ethics, which entailed presentations by various stakeholders in the Hill of Tara / M3 motorway issue. Addidionally, Tara was raised at the Plenary Session, at the conclusion of the congress, and a resolutions regarding Tara's World Heritage value was passed. Now, WAC wants to further investigate the issue, and has appointed an executive member to compile a report. read full story / add a comment
Graves at Collierstown
international / environment / press release Monday July 21, 2008 15:14 by Muireann Ni Bhrolchain   text 33 comments (last - wednesday july 30, 2008 13:58)   image 10 images
Tara Campaigners worldwide are supporting a petition to the Irish Government calling on them to re-inter the remains of individuals whose graves have been desecrated by the ongoing construction of the M3 Motorway in the Gabhra Valley near the historic Hill of Tara in Co. Meath. The petition went live on Saturday 19th July.
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international / history and heritage / press release Monday July 21, 2008 14:28 by TaraWatch   text 7 comments (last - thursday july 24, 2008 12:55)   image 1 image
Mr Francesco Bandarin, Director of the World Heritage Centre of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, (UNESCO) proposed yesterday that a workshop on the Hill of Tara cultural landscape would take place. He made the proposal in discussions with TaraWatch at the closing of the 32nd Session of the World Heritage Committee, in Quebec, last week read full story / add a comment
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national / arts and media / news report Wednesday July 16, 2008 13:07 by Sean Matthews   text 2 comments (last - friday july 25, 2008 12:44)   image 1 image
In a second interview, Sean Matthews of Workers Solidarity Movement in a personal capacity interviews singer/songwriter and former republican prisoner Ciaran Murphy concerning the release of his new album and other matters. read full story / add a comment
Tara
international / history and heritage / press release Friday July 11, 2008 12:13 by Tara Tara Tara   text 42 comments (last - sunday july 20, 2008 11:46)   image 10 images
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international / miscellaneous / other press Thursday July 10, 2008 17:40 by Tara Finglas
Irish Aid is launching a Pilot Virtual Online Volunteering programme for 20 volunteers over 6 months. The purpose of this exercise is to increase awareness of online volunteering using experiences gained through this pilot programme. Virtual Online Volunteers will be linked with developmental NGOs through the UNV Online Volunteering Service to work for sustainable development on various projects around the world. read full story / add a comment
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