Politics

I wouldn’t be where I am without wife Mary – and we were great friends first, Taoiseach Micheal Martin says

TAOISEACH Micheál Martin has paid an emotional tribute to his wife, saying ‘I wouldn’t be where I am’ without her. The Fianna Fáil leader has been with “great friend” Mary since they met in UCC as students, marrying in 1989. She has been at his side throughout his career as a teacher before his move […] Cork, Ireland – Latest news and Updates – The Sun …


Privatising bin services is turning Ireland’s cities into rubbish dumps as local politicians say some parts ‘are filthy’

PRIVATISING bin services is turning Ireland’s cities into rubbish dumps, local politicians fear. It’s almost a decade since city councils outsourced household waste collection, a move condemned by politicians as the most soul destroying and damaging thing done to residents in years. An Irish Sun survey of Dublin and Cork city councillors found over 80 […] Cork, Ireland – Latest news and Updates – The Sun …