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meath / history and heritage / press release Tuesday February 26, 2013 18:01 by Slane Local Heroes   image 5 images   video 1 video file
Celebrating Slane as the home of St Patrick and the Lighting of the Pascal Flame in 432 AD is the central theme of The Flame of Slane Spectacular.
This event was first run in 2012 on Easter Saturday and was a great success. It is fair to say that the audience of about 2000 people were astonished with the show.
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meath / environment / opinion/analysis Thursday July 29, 2010 14:12 by Farrelly57   text 12 comments (last - saturday august 14, 2010 16:47)   image 4 images
Here is a small wood, made smaller by the M3 Motorway and used obviously as a tip by locals now. read full story / add a comment
meath / environment / opinion/analysis Monday June 14, 2010 11:41 by Farrelly57   text 18 comments (last - friday september 03, 2010 11:19)   image 13 images
The proposed Tara/Skryne Landscape Conservation plan is an attempt to protect and preserve an old and sacred area but it may be scuppered by a small cabal of politicians who are again spreading scare storied and lies to keep the area open for all and any developement. read full story / add a comment
Standing Stone
meath / environment / opinion/analysis Monday May 24, 2010 12:56 by farrelly57   text 21 comments (last - saturday may 29, 2010 16:50)   image 8 images
Here is the TSV on Sunday. We are told that destruction will not happen in this valley anymore, we are told that our heritage is safe but my walk yesterday shows that things have simply got worse.
Please become involved and stop the rape of our old green land. It is reaching appoint that soon it will be too late. We look set to lose all our old mysterious, wild and fallow places.
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Watching you like a hawk
meath / animal rights / press release Tuesday December 15, 2009 00:17 by Bernie Wright   text 1 comment (last - tuesday december 15, 2009 06:53)   image 1 image
The Minister for the Environment Mr. John Gormley was today urged to immediately suspend the licence he granted earlier in the autumn to the Ward Union Stag Hunt following a serious incident last Friday when a deer being hunted by the Ward Union was chased onto the main road between Ashbourne and Slane. The deer, which was hit by an on-coming Mercedes, was seriously injured and had to be put down at the scene. It had been seen exiting Seamus Dardis’s farm having begun its chase from Huntsman Pat Coyles premises. read full story / add a comment
meath / worker & community struggles and protests / news report Thursday August 27, 2009 18:27 by Peter Fitzsimons   text 2 comments (last - sunday august 30, 2009 15:28)
Today, August the 27th members of the Niall Fagan/Thomas Allen Cumann Contae na Mhí, held a picket in Navan town centre, for two hours, to highlight the rising problem of unemployment in the area read full story / add a comment
animals suffering from neglect on Funtasias building
meath / animal rights / press release Friday July 03, 2009 08:04 by Bernie Wright   text 9 comments (last - thursday july 16, 2009 19:52)   image 1 image
END the pathetic conditions for over 20 animals,including a Pregnant donkey in FUNTASIA’s noisy rooftop Petting Farm.
A noisy amusement and casino establishment in Bettystown has airlifted (by CHERRYPICKER) over 20 animals onto its roof in an effort to attract more clientele to its arcade and boost profits at 3 euro a head.
Funtasia last week got many of these animals from Jesse Callaghan, a farmer in Lunderstown, Duleek to use as a spectacle for the roof farm on their two story building. Chicken wire, plywood and a fully cemented roof is all that was provided by way of accommodation for a variety of animals including:
A pregnant Donkey in poor condition.... read full story / add a comment
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meath / history and heritage / news report Monday April 13, 2009 17:12 by Peter Fitzsimons   image 1 image
Report on Easter Celebrations 2009 County Meath read full story / add a comment
meath / politics / elections / press release Tuesday April 07, 2009 18:49 by Peter Fitzsimons Local Election Candidate Kells Town Council   text 1 comment (last - tuesday april 07, 2009 22:52)
The Budget announced today the 07/04/2009 by finance minister Brian Lenihan is an absolute disgrace and it is nothing more than the administration in Leinster house looking after its own interests". read full story / add a comment
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meath / environment / news report Wednesday March 04, 2009 14:04 by TD   text 28 comments (last - tuesday march 10, 2009 23:49)   image 16 images   video 2 video files
meath / housing / press release Saturday January 31, 2009 15:16 by Peter Fitzsimons   text 1 comment (last - saturday january 31, 2009 20:48)
Local action needed by council read full story / add a comment
meath / politics / elections / press release Friday January 30, 2009 17:45 by Peter Fitzsimons   text 3 comments (last - friday january 30, 2009 19:28)
E1,000 tax to be introduced on all home owners read full story / add a comment
Peter Fitzsimons
meath / politics / elections / press release Thursday January 29, 2009 13:15 by Richard Walsh   text 8 comments (last - saturday january 31, 2009 17:33)   image 1 image
Peter Fitzsimons of Kells, Co. Meath, has been selected to contest the upcoming local council election in Kells. read full story / add a comment
meath / animal rights / news report Thursday December 11, 2008 17:25 by ICABS   text 6 comments (last - saturday december 19, 2009 23:43)   video 1 video file
Witness the lengths to which followers of the Ward Union hunt will go to hide the suffering caused to deer during their cruel hunt. Our short film includes scenes in which hunt monitors from the Irish Council Against Blood Sports are verbally abused and harassed on public roads. read full story / add a comment
meath / history and heritage / news report Wednesday July 09, 2008 20:52 by campaigner   text 23 comments (last - thursday september 11, 2008 18:40)   image 4 images
8.7.08 another dark day for tara, as gardai yet again illegally evict another tara camp. read full story / add a comment
meath / environment / news report Saturday March 22, 2008 19:28 by durty bunny   text 3 comments (last - saturday march 22, 2008 23:18)
The battle to save Rath Lugh continues against all odds, the past week as seen SIAC construction company erect huge metal spiked fencing along the route, whilst they continue to bulldose the esker of the Ancient Monument within the so called "protection zone".
Here is a short video that shows some of the activities going on since the NRA drew back on the ten point signed agreement with a tunnel protester.

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This is the unstable esker material people keep refering to.
meath / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Saturday March 22, 2008 17:02 by Paula Geraghty   text 11 comments (last - wednesday march 26, 2008 17:50)   image 10 images   audio 2 audio files
"I saw the worst destruction, all in the name of construction" Squeek on Thursday's activities by the in the name of the NRA.

Listen to the full interview on the down loadable mp3 file, exactly 4 minutes long. read full story / add a comment
meath / crime and justice / news report Thursday March 13, 2008 12:57 by Rob Henderson   text 21 comments (last - tuesday march 18, 2008 15:48)   image 2 images
Ferrovial/Siac Construction with the support of An Garda Shiochána are today engaging in the reckless endangerment of the life of an Irish Citizen. read full story / add a comment
meath / miscellaneous / news report Tuesday February 05, 2008 12:29 by marcin swoboda   text 6 comments (last - wednesday february 06, 2008 08:29)
I'm turncoat ACS archaeologist. I'm involved in Tara
Campaign since June 2006 and thats my story about
clamping to a lorry at 31st of January. read full story / add a comment
Campaign to Save Tara - split and
meath / history and heritage / news report Saturday December 08, 2007 12:56 by indyreporter   text 34 comments (last - tuesday december 11, 2007 10:58)   image 2 images   1 attached file
Campaign to Save Tara (CST) began as a genuine effort to bring all the Tara campaigners together, in a positive and unified way, in late 2006. Now a year later, it has silently disbanded. What now for Tara? read full story / add a comment
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