Climate strike to take place on Opera Lane

A climate strike  is planned to take place at Opera Lane at 1pm on Saturday 18th June. This ‘die-in’ protest, staged by Extinction Rebellion, is a protest against the climate action plan in the programme for government endorsed by various political parties.  The government’s climate action plan is part of A Green New Deal outlined…

INTERVIEW WITH NUI 2020 SEANAD CANDITATE MICHELLE HEALY

Writes Maeve O’Sullivan, Deputy News Editor   Deputy News Editor Maeve O’Sullivan recently spoke to Michelle Healy, an independent candidate in the upcoming NUI 2020 Seanad elections. Ms Healy comes from Bishopstown, Cork and is a graduate of UCC. Firstly, why is it you are running for this position? I am a humanitarian, through and…

The Covid-19 Update

by Luke Watson   Worry has been setting in across the globe as the coronavirus Covid-19 spreads, with emerging outbreaks in Italy making a pan-European outbreak increasingly likely. With the number of cases in the UK coming in at least 20, and with one confirmed case in Northern Ireland, fear of an Irish outbreak is…