Month: April 2012

Lot’s of job announcements and a bit of kitesurfing!

Hello all, Just last week there was a spate of job announcements!! Mylan  (pharmaceuticals)(both in Dublin and Galway) will be expanding their operations  by 550 ( 220 of which in Galway) by 2016. Apple ( in Cork) plans to construct a three-storey office block next to its existing plant in the city, adding 500 jobs!This …

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Titanic disaster, 100 years have passed & Opening of Titanic Quarters in Belfast

Dear Readers, As the Easter break draws to an end ( and the sunshine has returned!) , the media here in Ireland is full of Titanic reports, as it’s 100 years ago  that R.M.S. Titanic sunk. A Titanic memorial was unveiled in Belfast today. The names of the dead, from all classes on the doomed …

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Easter Egg Hunt at Kylemore Abbey and Dublin

Dear Readers, Unfortunately the sunny weather left us just before the kids went onto their Easter Break ( 2 weeks) but this did not stop us going on a few Easter Egg Hunts around the country. I recently became a fully fledged member of “Vlamingen in the Wereld” ( Flemish people around the world) and …

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