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# your-stories - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

'Energy payments help, but how much will our bills go up?': Your response to Budget 2023
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

'Energy payments help, but how much will our bills go up?': Your response to Budget 2023

Updated Wed 9:20 AM 17,575 Views 7 Comments

We asked our readers to share their responses to the budget. Here’s what they told us.

# your-stories - Tuesday 27 September, 2022

Will Budget 2023 make any difference to you? We want to hear your stories
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

Will Budget 2023 make any difference to you? We want to hear your stories

Updated Tue 2:25 PM 13,862 Views 0 Comments

We’d love to hear your stories today. Will Budget 2023 help you, what’s your view?

# your-stories - Sunday 4 September, 2022

'I cry a lot now trying to figure out what to do': Your stories of coping with soaring energy bills
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

'I cry a lot now trying to figure out what to do': Your stories of coping with soaring energy bills

Sep 4th 2022, 12:05 AM 39,010 Views 71 Comments
  • The Journal asked readers to reach out with their stories about the continuing impact of rising energy prices.
  • Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis have all hiked their prices in recent days.
  • Speculation on what the Government will do to tackle the energy crisis has continued ahead of the Budget.

# your-stories - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Are you struggling with the rising cost of energy? We want to hear your stories
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

Are you struggling with the rising cost of energy? We want to hear your stories

Sep 1st 2022, 5:08 PM 25,325 Views 36 Comments

The cost of electricity and gas is set to continue to rise into the winter.

# your-stories - Sunday 10 April, 2022

'I just can't keep my head above water': Your stories of coping with the rising energy costs
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

'I just can't keep my head above water': Your stories of coping with the rising energy costs

Apr 10th 2022, 12:05 AM 32,013 Views 27 Comments
  • The Journal asked readers to share their stories about the impact of rising energy costs.
  • Energy companies, including Bord Gáis, Energia, SSE Airtricity and Electric Ireland, have all recently announced price hikes.
  • The Government is working on measures to deal with rising costs, but has ruled out any further financial support.

# your-stories - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

Your stories: How have the rising energy costs impacted your life?
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# Your Stories

Your stories: How have the rising energy costs impacted your life?

Apr 6th 2022, 3:00 PM 17,676 Views 0 Comments

We want to get a sense of how Irish households are dealing with the rise in energy prices – here’s how you can take part.

# your-stories - Sunday 13 February, 2022

'Financially, I'm in a pickle': Your stories of coping with the cost-of-living squeeze
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

'Financially, I'm in a pickle': Your stories of coping with the cost-of-living squeeze

Feb 13th 2022, 12:05 AM 80,597 Views 82 Comments
  • The Journal asked readers to share their stories about the impact of rising prices and household costs.
  • Irish consumer prices rose 5.7% in the year to the end of December last.
  • This week, the Government unveiled a package of one-off measures aimed at protecting low and middle income earners.

# your-stories - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Are you struggling with the rising cost of living in Ireland? We want to hear your story
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

Are you struggling with the rising cost of living in Ireland? We want to hear your story

Feb 10th 2022, 3:52 PM 15,809 Views 28 Comments

We want to get a sense of how Irish households are coping at the moment – here’s how you can take part.

# your-stories - Monday 31 January, 2022

'It's put me off having more kids': Your stories of childcare in Ireland during the pandemic
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# Broken

'It's put me off having more kids': Your stories of childcare in Ireland during the pandemic

Jan 31st 2022, 6:30 AM 30,804 Views 24 Comments

We asked parents to share their stories. Here’s what they told us.

# your-stories - Sunday 7 November, 2021

'We have nothing left to give': Frontline workers on their fears heading into the winter surge
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# Your Stories

'We have nothing left to give': Frontline workers on their fears heading into the winter surge

Nov 7th 2021, 12:02 AM 34,278 Views 46 Comments
  • Nurses and doctors say they've been dealing with heightened levels of stress since the start of the pandemic.
  • It comes amid warnings of a 'perfect storm' heading into the winter season.

# your-stories - Monday 1 November, 2021

Are you a healthcare worker worried about hospitals this winter? We want to hear your story
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Are you a healthcare worker worried about hospitals this winter? We want to hear your story

Nov 1st 2021, 4:13 PM 9,888 Views 0 Comments

We want to get a sense of the difficulties staff are facing as hospitals fill up. Tell us your story.

# your-stories - Thursday 14 October, 2021

'A man followed me home on the Nitelink': Readers' stories of safety on public transport
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# Your Stories

'A man followed me home on the Nitelink': Readers' stories of safety on public transport

Oct 14th 2021, 12:05 AM 37,468 Views 23 Comments

“The man stood beside me laughing while I spoke to the driver. The driver just looked embarrassed,” one woman wrote of an incident.

# your-stories - Thursday 26 August, 2021

Have you faced difficulties finding childcare for your young child? We want to hear your story
# Get In Touch
# Get In Touch

Have you faced difficulties finding childcare for your young child? We want to hear your story

Aug 26th 2021, 11:27 AM 14,846 Views 17 Comments

We want to piece together the picture of what finding childcare looks like in Ireland – here’s how you can take part.

# your-stories - Saturday 10 July, 2021

'I didn't want to do this alone': Your stories about pandemic maternity restrictions
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# Your Stories

'I didn't want to do this alone': Your stories about pandemic maternity restrictions

Jul 10th 2021, 12:05 AM 40,134 Views 17 Comments
  • The Journal asked people to share stories about the impact of pandemic maternity restrictions.
  • These restrictions resulted in pregnant women going through parts of labour and certain scans alone, Orla Dwyer reports.
  • More than 120 people got in contact and 67 of their stories are included in today's piece.

# your-stories - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Voices of sexual crime survivors and far-right investigation: Latest news from Noteworthy
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# Your Stories

Voices of sexual crime survivors and far-right investigation: Latest news from Noteworthy

Oct 1st 2020, 12:00 PM 10,007 Views 11 Comments

Your support means that Noteworthy can now also start investigating illegal hedgecutting.

# your-stories - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Solving solar and caring for carers: What's new for our investigative platform?
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# Your Stories

Solving solar and caring for carers: What's new for our investigative platform?

Sep 1st 2020, 12:00 PM 11,152 Views 0 Comments

Noteworthy is working on a several investigations and crowdfunding for new projects on dognapping and eating disorder treatment.

# your-stories - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Ever have an absolute nightmare of a housemate? We want to hear your stories
# Cool As A Cucumber
From The Daily Edge
# Cool As A Cucumber

Ever have an absolute nightmare of a housemate? We want to hear your stories

Jun 6th 2018, 11:00 AM 2,087 Views 6 Comments

Tell us how you stayed as cool as a cucumber with a nightmare housemate.

# your-stories - Monday 4 June, 2018

What's the worst thing a co-worker has ever done at your job?
# Cool As A Cucumber
From The Daily Edge
# Cool As A Cucumber

What's the worst thing a co-worker has ever done at your job?

Jun 4th 2018, 11:00 AM 4,317 Views 0 Comments

Tell us how you stayed as cool as a cucumber in the office.