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#Value for Money

# value-for-money - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

State spent over €1m renting Brussels embassy last year, as PAC questions value-for-money
# Buying Vs Rent
# Buying Vs Rent

State spent over €1m renting Brussels embassy last year, as PAC questions value-for-money

Dec 5th 2018, 9:10 PM 10,733 Views 23 Comments

Committee concerned about State renting buildings long-term rather than buying.

# value-for-money - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Defence department justifies sale of Government jet for €418k
# PAC
# PAC

Defence department justifies sale of Government jet for €418k

Jan 26th 2017, 9:54 PM 24,550 Views 49 Comments

It would have cost €1.34 million to repair.

# value-for-money - Friday 25 November, 2016

'Financial difficulties' at RTÉ forced children's television cutbacks - but Fair City is safe
# Value For Money
# Value For Money

'Financial difficulties' at RTÉ forced children's television cutbacks - but Fair City is safe

Nov 25th 2016, 10:21 PM 15,004 Views 56 Comments

RTÉ are in discussions with the Trade Union Group after it admitted the move breached workers’ rights.

# value-for-money - Friday 23 September, 2016

Teams vs the silver screen: Is your League of Ireland ticket value for money?
# Friday Night Lights
From The42
# Friday Night Lights

Teams vs the silver screen: Is your League of Ireland ticket value for money?

Sep 23rd 2016, 8:00 AM 9,672 Views 37 Comments

Columnist John O’Sullivan assesses the arguments against splashing out €15 to see Irish football.

# value-for-money - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Dundalk release reasonably-priced tickets for Champions League tie at Aviva Stadium
# Value For Money
From The42
# Value For Money

Dundalk release reasonably-priced tickets for Champions League tie at Aviva Stadium

Aug 9th 2016, 11:33 PM 13,412 Views 12 Comments

The Lilywhites are calling upon Irish fans to get behind them for next Wednesday’s first leg in Dublin.

# value-for-money - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Toilet rolls are shrinking but prices are staying the same
# Bog Standard
# Bog Standard

Toilet rolls are shrinking but prices are staying the same

Apr 20th 2016, 2:53 PM 16,762 Views 55 Comments

A survey has found toilet rolls, chocolate biscuits and toothpaste have all shrunk in recent months.

# value-for-money - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

'I've been trying to bring cheap medicine to Irish patients. Too many are struggling to pay'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I've been trying to bring cheap medicine to Irish patients. Too many are struggling to pay'

Mar 9th 2016, 10:08 AM 6,615 Views 105 Comments

I used to dread bringing an inhaler out to a patient and asking for €85, writes Shane O’Sullivan.

# value-for-money - Thursday 18 February, 2016

More money, more problems: the cost of each Premier League XI makes for interesting reading
# Value For Money
From The42
# Value For Money

More money, more problems: the cost of each Premier League XI makes for interesting reading

Feb 18th 2016, 4:21 PM 11,024 Views 7 Comments

Man United are most certainly an overspending underachiever.

# value-for-money - Monday 14 September, 2015

Value for money? 2015 Rugby World Cup the most expensive major tournament ever
# Rip Off Central
From The42
# Rip Off Central

Value for money? 2015 Rugby World Cup the most expensive major tournament ever

Sep 14th 2015, 6:06 PM 9,669 Views 45 Comments

But World Rugby maintain it’s an ‘affordable and accessible’ tournament.

# value-for-money - Monday 15 June, 2015

Here is how much kids made from their Communions this year
# Back In My Day
# Back In My Day

Here is how much kids made from their Communions this year

Jun 15th 2015, 1:26 PM 16,548 Views 84 Comments

The figure has actually dropped since 2014.

# value-for-money - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Apr 30th 2015, 3:39 PM 2,805 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250k… up to €1 million.

# value-for-money - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Noonan announces review into Siteserv deal as more FOI documents emerge
# Following The Money
# Following The Money

Noonan announces review into Siteserv deal as more FOI documents emerge

Apr 23rd 2015, 10:46 PM 18,731 Views 125 Comments

The Department of Finance questioned whether shareholders should have received €5 million.

# value-for-money - Thursday 19 February, 2015

What else could I get for the pricetag on this... €2 million defence tower in Dalkey
# Top Dollar
# Top Dollar

What else could I get for the pricetag on this... €2 million defence tower in Dalkey

Feb 19th 2015, 3:35 PM 13,158 Views 4 Comments

We take a loot at what around €2 million would get you around the rest of the country.

Irish Water plans to reduce leaks to 20 per cent ... by the year 2040
# Long Time Coming
# Long Time Coming

Irish Water plans to reduce leaks to 20 per cent ... by the year 2040

Feb 19th 2015, 12:52 PM 12,630 Views 159 Comments

Brendan Howlin said the €600 million a year needed in investment is likely to grow in the future.

# value-for-money - Thursday 8 January, 2015

SPL club trial 'pay what you can' ticket scheme in an attempt to address dwindling crowds
# Value For Money
From The42
# Value For Money

SPL club trial 'pay what you can' ticket scheme in an attempt to address dwindling crowds

Jan 8th 2015, 9:19 AM 3,337 Views 2 Comments

Could League of Ireland clubs do something similar?

# value-for-money - Thursday 11 December, 2014

5 properties to view this week... in the West of Ireland
# Viewing Advised
# Viewing Advised

5 properties to view this week... in the West of Ireland

Dec 11th 2014, 4:35 PM 4,270 Views 0 Comments

Here are the 5 best properties in the west of Ireland on view this weekend.

# value-for-money - Monday 7 April, 2014

Tourists think Ireland is great value for money
# 40 Shades Of Green
# 40 Shades Of Green

Tourists think Ireland is great value for money

Apr 7th 2014, 1:54 PM 16,541 Views 70 Comments

Do you?

# value-for-money - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Manchester United jet in €9m striker Bébé to play Waterford United
# Value For Money
From The42
# Value For Money

Manchester United jet in €9m striker Bébé to play Waterford United

Jul 17th 2013, 4:54 PM 8,236 Views 28 Comments

The Portuguese forward is set to line up at the Waterford RSC with Federico Macheda.

# value-for-money - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Cuts to Reserve Defence Force after Value for Money review
# Military
# Military

Cuts to Reserve Defence Force after Value for Money review

Nov 21st 2012, 8:31 AM 9,298 Views 79 Comments

Minister Alan Shatter has announced significant changes to the make up of the reservists.

# value-for-money - Friday 28 September, 2012

Fantasyland: Looking for value to climb the leader board
# Value For Money
From The42
# Value For Money

Fantasyland: Looking for value to climb the leader board

Sep 28th 2012, 1:50 PM 974 Views 0 Comments

There’s no point in signing the same players as everyone else if you want to make a move up the leader board.

# value-for-money - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

One in five marketing executives spend most of their budget online
# MARKETEERS
# MARKETEERS

One in five marketing executives spend most of their budget online

Jun 5th 2012, 5:15 PM 2,043 Views 10 Comments

Digital marketing survey shows Irish marketeers are using social media platforms for online marketing.

# value-for-money - Friday 9 September, 2011

Four-fifths of people who switch service providers save money
# Shop Around
# Shop Around

Four-fifths of people who switch service providers save money

Sep 9th 2011, 9:06 AM 457 Views 8 Comments

The National Consumer Agency’s research shows that 79 per cent of people who change product or provider then pay less.

# value-for-money - Monday 21 March, 2011

Irish hotels now offer best value in Western Europe: survey
# Hotel Prices
# Hotel Prices

Irish hotels now offer best value in Western Europe: survey

Mar 21st 2011, 9:35 AM 1,942 Views 0 Comments

The hotels.com survey shows that a €114 budget would comfortably secure you four star accommodation in Dublin – compared to three star in London, two star in Paris or one star in New York.