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# service - Friday 6 December, 2013

Michael O'Leary takes customer service to a new level by checking boarding passes himself
# Customer Service
# Customer Service

Michael O'Leary takes customer service to a new level by checking boarding passes himself

Dec 6th 2013, 5:20 PM 28,276 Views 65 Comments

Michael O’Leary gets his hands dirty and checks Ryanair passangers boarding passes at Terminal 1 today.

# service - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

YouTube delays music streaming service until early 2014
# Streaming
# Streaming

YouTube delays music streaming service until early 2014

Dec 4th 2013, 1:03 PM 8,466 Views 16 Comments

YouTube music streaming service is now expected to arrive early next year.

# service - Monday 2 December, 2013

Abuse survivors' helpline expects 12 per cent increase in calls
# Helpline
# Helpline

Abuse survivors' helpline expects 12 per cent increase in calls

Dec 2nd 2013, 6:40 AM 3,277 Views 3 Comments

Connect said it expects to receive 8,300 calls this year compared to 7,376 last year.

# service - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Thousands gather to remember loved ones lost to suicide
# Console
# Console

Thousands gather to remember loved ones lost to suicide

Dec 1st 2013, 5:55 PM 9,337 Views 8 Comments

Console held six special Celebration of Light events around the country today.

Body recovered from crash scene as Glasgow remembers Clutha victims
# Pub Tragedy
# Pub Tragedy

Body recovered from crash scene as Glasgow remembers Clutha victims

Dec 1st 2013, 1:50 PM 20,667 Views 19 Comments

Eight people died when a police helicopter crashed onto the Clutha pub on Friday night. A service for those affected was held this morning at the city’s cathedral.

# service - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

TV documentary reveals the stories of Irishmen who fought for the British in WWII
# WWII
# WWII

TV documentary reveals the stories of Irishmen who fought for the British in WWII

Nov 12th 2013, 7:30 AM 10,989 Views 83 Comments

The RTE programme reveals first hand accounts from the men who fought against the Germans in the Second World War.

# service - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Isolation and the lack of opportunities impacts on young peoples’ mental health in Donegal
# Donegal
# Donegal

Isolation and the lack of opportunities impacts on young peoples’ mental health in Donegal

Nov 10th 2013, 8:45 AM 12,580 Views 37 Comments

The Jigsaw programme in Donegal has seen 230 young people avail of its service in just one year.

# service - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

National Driver Licence Service is back up and running today
# Driving Licence
# Driving Licence

National Driver Licence Service is back up and running today

Oct 30th 2013, 12:43 PM 13,770 Views 34 Comments

Extra staff has been brought in to ensure things run smoothly in the centres today.

# service - Saturday 5 October, 2013

16 infuriating things about working in retail
# Aaargh
From The Daily Edge
# Aaargh

16 infuriating things about working in retail

Oct 5th 2013, 1:00 PM 33,366 Views 152 Comments

It’s hard out there.

# service - Friday 20 September, 2013

LÉ Emer to be decommissioned in ceremony today
# Goodbye Emer
# Goodbye Emer

LÉ Emer to be decommissioned in ceremony today

Sep 20th 2013, 10:54 AM 8,183 Views 53 Comments

The naval ship will be decomissioned in Cork City today, after 35 years of service to the Irish State.

# service - Monday 9 September, 2013

Explainer: What does the Insolvency Service of Ireland do?
# Insolvency
# Insolvency

Explainer: What does the Insolvency Service of Ireland do?

Sep 9th 2013, 1:29 PM 10,346 Views 17 Comments

The new service opens today, but what does it involve?

# service - Friday 6 September, 2013

Action taken on Mayo foster service over safety concerns
# Hiqa Inspection
# Hiqa Inspection

Action taken on Mayo foster service over safety concerns

Sep 6th 2013, 1:11 PM 6,192 Views 10 Comments

The HIQA report found that an immediate action plan had to be put in place – an “exceptional regulatory activity”.

# service - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Every Iranian to be given a new national email address
# You've Got Mail
# You've Got Mail

Every Iranian to be given a new national email address

Jul 9th 2013, 6:50 AM 5,849 Views 22 Comments

The country has just announced its first domestically-made national email service.

# service - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Just 5 per cent of people don't own TVs - survey
# Communication
# Communication

Just 5 per cent of people don't own TVs - survey

May 15th 2013, 8:10 AM 5,086 Views 46 Comments

That is according to a new survey from Comreg, which also found that 75 per cent of those asked said they own a laptop.

# service - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

17 compete for 12 local radio services
# Radio
# Radio

17 compete for 12 local radio services

Mar 26th 2013, 3:52 PM 8,219 Views 17 Comments

Two expressions of interest have been received for stations including Beat FM, Ocean FM, Midlands 103 and Sunshine FM.

# service - Monday 4 March, 2013

Call for national fund for children with life-limiting conditions
# Respite
# Respite

Call for national fund for children with life-limiting conditions

Mar 4th 2013, 2:47 PM 2,844 Views 4 Comments

Deputy Denis Naughten said that such a fund could reduce the cost of care per child by €24,000 per year.

# service - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Abuse counselling service extends hours until 6 January
# Counselling
# Counselling

Abuse counselling service extends hours until 6 January

Dec 27th 2012, 7:30 AM 2,838 Views 2 Comments

Connect has fully-trained psychotherapists on hand to speak to adult victims of childhood abuse.

# service - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Swimmers brave the sea to raise money for Ballycotton Lifeboat
# Brrrr
# Brrrr

Swimmers brave the sea to raise money for Ballycotton Lifeboat

Dec 26th 2012, 3:14 PM 5,558 Views 4 Comments

Up to 20 brave swimmers took to the water to raise funds for the volunteer-run lifeboat service.

# service - Monday 24 December, 2012

Dun Laoghaire RNLI remembers volunteers lost at sea
# Remember
# Remember

Dun Laoghaire RNLI remembers volunteers lost at sea

Dec 24th 2012, 11:52 AM 3,730 Views 5 Comments

The ceremony is to remember the 15 volunteers who died at sea on Christmas Eve 1895 and all those who lost their lives around Irish coasts.

# service - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Dutch police make four more arrests in linesman murder case
# Football Violence
From The42
# Football Violence

Dutch police make four more arrests in linesman murder case

Dec 11th 2012, 12:23 PM 6,429 Views 0 Comments

Richard Nieuwenhuizen was set upon after running the line for a match that involved his son.

# service - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Calls for nationwide diabetes children's service
# Diabetes
# Diabetes

Calls for nationwide diabetes children's service

Nov 28th 2012, 4:30 PM 2,934 Views 1 Comment

Thomas Pringle TD has called on the government to provide insulin pump services for children with diabetes nationwide.

# service - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

HSE to modernise North Cork's ambulance service
# Ambulance
# Ambulance

HSE to modernise North Cork's ambulance service

Nov 21st 2012, 4:54 PM 4,600 Views 14 Comments

The plans include a move from the current on duty system to one where staff are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

# service - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Hundreds gather for church service for missing April Jones
# April Jones
# April Jones

Hundreds gather for church service for missing April Jones

Oct 7th 2012, 2:12 PM 8,218 Views 13 Comments

The search for the missing five-year-old is ongoing as hope of finding her alive fades.

Councils use new service MapAlerter to spread information to public
# Alerts
# Alerts

Councils use new service MapAlerter to spread information to public

Oct 7th 2012, 7:45 AM 8,043 Views 20 Comments

The creator of the service said it could be a crucial tool for councils this winter during severe weather conditions.

# service - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Ulster captain Johann Muller pays tribute to Nevin Spence
# Suftum
From The42
# Suftum

Ulster captain Johann Muller pays tribute to Nevin Spence

Sep 20th 2012, 10:07 AM 3,212 Views 1 Comment

“I have no doubt that he would have gone on to play for Ireland on many occasions.”

# service - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Funerals of Nevin Spence, his father and brother, take place in Ballynahinch
# United In Grief
From The42
# United In Grief

Funerals of Nevin Spence, his father and brother, take place in Ballynahinch

Sep 19th 2012, 5:47 PM 16,077 Views 16 Comments

Emma Spence, who survived the weekend farming accident, said, “They were not perfect but they were genuine. They were best friends.”

# service - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Memorial service for South African miners takes place
# South Africa
# South Africa

Memorial service for South African miners takes place

Aug 23rd 2012, 5:29 PM 2,958 Views 11 Comments

A widow of one of the men collapsed during the service, which remembered the 34 miners who died during last week’s strike.

# service - Thursday 5 July, 2012

UPDATE: Vodafone confirms problems with voice and data services
# Vodafone
# Vodafone

UPDATE: Vodafone confirms problems with voice and data services

Jul 5th 2012, 1:29 PM 8,467 Views 22 Comments

The company says the issue has now been resolved.

# service - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Proposals to close Navan Hospital's emergency department at night
# Navan
# Navan

Proposals to close Navan Hospital's emergency department at night

Jun 20th 2012, 9:52 PM 4,311 Views 50 Comments

24-hour emergency services at Our Lady’s Hospital are to cease in August.

# service - Monday 9 April, 2012

The burning question*: How do you queue?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: How do you queue?

Apr 9th 2012, 12:00 PM 7,676 Views 34 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# service - Thursday 23 February, 2012

UPC reports record growth in service subscriptions
# UPC
# UPC

UPC reports record growth in service subscriptions

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:57 AM 2,706 Views 43 Comments

The company saw a 68 per cent growth in home phone customers in 2011 – and now has 255,400 broadband customers.

# service - Monday 6 February, 2012

Broken boiler or wasp’s nest? The AA can now come to your rescue
# AA
# AA

Broken boiler or wasp’s nest? The AA can now come to your rescue

Feb 6th 2012, 10:15 AM 3,634 Views 19 Comments

It is best known for dealing with broken down cars, and now the AA has launched a subscription-based service for home-based emergencies like leaks and broken boilers.

# service - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Michaela McAreavey anniversary mass told: her death has left a painful void
# Michaela McAreavey
# Michaela McAreavey

Michaela McAreavey anniversary mass told: her death has left a painful void

Jan 14th 2012, 8:15 AM 6,205 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old was killed on her honeymoon in Mauritius a year ago.

# service - Saturday 13 August, 2011

San Francisco transport officials block phone signals to hinder protest
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

San Francisco transport officials block phone signals to hinder protest

Aug 13th 2011, 12:46 PM 502 Views 8 Comments

Mobile phone service in San Francisco’s downtown subway stations was shut off to prevent a repeat of a protest in July which ended in arrests. The protest was sparked when police shot a man.

# service - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Vox pop: How good is customer service in Ireland?
# Customer Is King
# Customer Is King

Vox pop: How good is customer service in Ireland?

Jul 21st 2011, 2:40 PM 1,919 Views 41 Comments

Do Irish businesses understand good customer service? Or do they want your money without offering any frills? Here’s what you said.

# service - Monday 14 March, 2011

Jobs created in Waterford and Dublin
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Jobs created in Waterford and Dublin

Mar 14th 2011, 4:36 PM 922 Views 0 Comments

Almost 200 positions are being created by two separate companies in Waterford and Dublin.