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Dublin Assay Office: Panel of Hallmarking Operators (Part-Time) Salary: based on experience Hours of Work: Part-time, up to 20 hours per week, flexible The Dublin Assay Office (www.assay.ie) is responsible for the hallmarking of all gold, silver, platinum or palladium jewellery or plate, manufactured or imported into Ireland. We are forming a panel of part-time Hallmarking Operators to support our Hallmarking production team, at our premises at Dublin Castle. We are seeking flexible, hard-working and positive individuals with the following skill sets: confident, flexible attitude, dexterous with good eye and hand coordination, quick learner, customer liaison, articulate, and self-motivated. You…

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Driving Life with Conor Faughnan Episode 12. Conor talks Electric Cars with Geraldine Herbert, Irish Independent motoring journalist and a regular media commentator. If you are buying a car they have quite suddenly become a serious option. There are now lots of them on the market in all vehicle segments, so what do you need to know about the lifestyle change? The technology is definitely coming, but if you are about to go electric there are affair few things you should know

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Capture the beauty of Morocco with TD active Holidays on this 3-night guided photography holiday Offering an array of photographic opportunities, from the impressive mosques and markets of Marrakech to the busy fishing port of Essaouira and the rocky, and the barren Agafay Desert, Morocco is the perfect destination to learn and develop your documentary, street and landscape photography skills. On this holiday, you’ll not only get to experience Moroccan culture through a camera’s lens, but also through traditional Moroccan food and live music, as well as an exhilarating camel ride across the dunes. You’ll be accompanied on your journey…

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About the book Our later years offer many opportunities for personal growth and renewal, but can also be a time of difficult changes and challenges. In Mindcrafting: How to Mentor Your Ageing Mind, Dr Declan Lyons draws upon the Human Givens set of organising ideas to explore the physical and emotional needs of older people and highlight the unique resources they possess to meet these needs. In a warm and accessible way, the author dispels the negative stereotypes around ageing and demystifies professional services available to help older people continue to live full and rewarding lives. Whether you are looking…

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What is haemochromatosis, also known as ‘iron overload’? ‘Iron overload’ or haemochromatosis is a genetic condition where a large amount of iron is absorbed from our diet and deposited in major organs in the body, such as the liver but also the pancreas, heart and joints Who is at risk? More men than women can develop symptoms of haemochromatosis because women lose iron through regular blood loss from menstruation and pregnancy. In Ireland, 1 in 5 people carry the gene and 1 in 83 are at risk of developing haemochromatosis. Ireland has the highest incidence of the condition in…

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The Spanish Tourism Office and Saborea España partnered  to participate in  the recent Taste of Dublin with a feature stand named Tasting Spain. The iconic summer event took place in the charming surroundings of Dublin’s Iveagh Gardens from the 16th to the 19th of June. Tasting Spain is a unique Spanish gastronomic experience where visitors had  the opportunity to sample a wide variety of high-quality products from Spain, ranging from wines to olive oils, cheeses and pastries. Guests had  the opportunity to discover different Spanish regions exhibiting within the stand thanks to their fantastic chefs and experts.. Visitors were  able …

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Congratulations to: Benito Gialanella Another winner of a Doro Smartphone –  A Stylish flip phone with HD voice The Doro 6620 Stylish flip phone with HD voice Have more fun with a phone that’s easy to use. Not only is calling and texting easier with your Doro 6620, but the extra large display makes taking, receiving and viewing pictures both effortless and more enjoyable. You’ll also like that conversations are clearer at both ends,. Hear more thanks to loud and clear sound See more on the large, easy to read display Feel…

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Fingal County Council has today announced the arrival of its first e-bike sharing scheme. Brought to you by the Council’s Department of Environment, Climate Action and Active Travel, this exciting project involves the initial rollout of 100 battery power-assisted bicycles, also known as e-bikes, in Blanchardstown, Swords, Malahide, Baldoyle, Portmarnock and Howth   Following a tender process, state-of-the-art, climate-friendly e-bikes are being installed across the week and residents and visitors to Fingal are being encouraged to look out for the distinctive aqua-coloured bikes and to give them a try. E-bikes offer battery power to help you along your journey and…

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