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#A BRIDGE TOO FAR

# a-bridge-too-far - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Two Journal Media projects shortlisted for Mary Raftery journalism prize
# Shortlist
# Shortlist

Two Journal Media projects shortlisted for Mary Raftery journalism prize

Nov 5th 2020, 10:35 PM 11,789 Views 5 Comments

The Stardust podcast and the investigative series ‘A bridge too far’ are included on this year’s list.

# a-bridge-too-far - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

A bridge too far? A medieval city left with a "token" wall
# The Kilkenny Project
# The Kilkenny Project

A bridge too far? A medieval city left with a "token" wall

Dec 18th 2019, 7:00 AM 19,509 Views 10 Comments

In the third part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we delve into the issues surrounding the controversial demolition of two historic houses and the gable wall that remains “encased in a tomb of steel girders”.

# a-bridge-too-far - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

A bridge too far? "It looked like the river bed was being devastated"
# The Kilkenny Project
# The Kilkenny Project

A bridge too far? "It looked like the river bed was being devastated"

Dec 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 42,767 Views 12 Comments

In the second part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we reveal that residual limestone aggregate remains in the protected River Nore following construction of a bridge that left the community of Kilkenny City divided.

# a-bridge-too-far - Monday 16 December, 2019

A bridge too far? The inside story of the road scheme that divided a city
# The Kilkenny Project
# The Kilkenny Project

A bridge too far? The inside story of the road scheme that divided a city

Dec 16th 2019, 12:05 AM 40,186 Views 25 Comments

In the first part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we reveal the cost of the bridge more than doubled while Kilkenny County Council paid €7 million for two buildings in the centre of Kilkenny that are now valued at just €400,000.

# a-bridge-too-far - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Chelsea perform u-turn and put plans to redevelop Stamford Bridge on hold
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR
From The42
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR

Chelsea perform u-turn and put plans to redevelop Stamford Bridge on hold

May 31st 2018, 1:44 PM 7,662 Views 17 Comments

The club cite ‘unfavorable investment climate’ as the reason for their decision.

# a-bridge-too-far - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

A truck driver managed to crash into TWO bridges - causing major rail delays in Dublin
# Concrete Blocks
# Concrete Blocks

A truck driver managed to crash into TWO bridges - causing major rail delays in Dublin

Dec 9th 2015, 9:27 PM 49,192 Views 36 Comments

A bus driver caught up with the truck driver and warned him about what had happened.

# a-bridge-too-far - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

JobBridge is being reviewed - and may be scrapped altogether
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR

JobBridge is being reviewed - and may be scrapped altogether

Aug 18th 2015, 11:01 PM 29,498 Views 124 Comments

The scheme has been widely-used, but never without controversy.

# a-bridge-too-far - Saturday 23 May, 2015

This dog waged a bitter battle with a bridge to keep his stick
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR
From The Daily Edge
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR

This dog waged a bitter battle with a bridge to keep his stick

May 23rd 2015, 2:00 PM 4,215 Views 3 Comments

You have to do what it takes for your stick.

# a-bridge-too-far - Friday 20 March, 2015

John Perry explains why he hired his wife
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR
# A BRIDGE TOO FAR

John Perry explains why he hired his wife

Mar 20th 2015, 2:55 PM 21,240 Views 115 Comments

The Fine Gael TD said his wife worked on a voluntary basis for six months before he hired her full time.

# a-bridge-too-far - Monday 8 July, 2013

This monkey is a tightrope walking genius
# FUNKY GIBBON
From The Daily Edge
# FUNKY GIBBON

This monkey is a tightrope walking genius

Jul 8th 2013, 1:40 PM 1,509 Views 1 Comment

Quite the balancing act.