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#Licence

# licence - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'Momentous achievement': Campaigners welcome confirmation of government medicinal cannabis supplier
# Cannabis In Ireland
# Cannabis In Ireland

'Momentous achievement': Campaigners welcome confirmation of government medicinal cannabis supplier

Apr 2nd 2019, 6:10 AM 14,564 Views 12 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris will bring proposals about the cannabis access programme to Cabinet next month.

# licence - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Clampdown on rickshaw drivers as new licensing scheme and Garda vetting to be rolled out
# New Rules
# New Rules

Clampdown on rickshaw drivers as new licensing scheme and Garda vetting to be rolled out

Nov 6th 2018, 2:01 PM 15,957 Views 47 Comments

A new licensing regime for non-motorised rickshaws only will be introduced.

# licence - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Ireland up against Germany and Netherlands to win over UK-based TV channels after Brexit
# Production
# Production

Ireland up against Germany and Netherlands to win over UK-based TV channels after Brexit

Mar 18th 2018, 8:00 AM 29,758 Views 20 Comments

Some of these companies have already met with the BAI here in the last year.

# licence - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

'It's laughable what we have here': DJs and venue owners call for longer licensing hours
# Give Us The Night
# Give Us The Night

'It's laughable what we have here': DJs and venue owners call for longer licensing hours

Jan 31st 2018, 12:11 PM 34,772 Views 90 Comments

They are meeting tonight in Dublin.

# licence - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Spotify hit with €1.3 billion copyright lawsuit from Tom Petty, Neil Young publisher
# Copyright Breach
# Copyright Breach

Spotify hit with €1.3 billion copyright lawsuit from Tom Petty, Neil Young publisher

Jan 3rd 2018, 11:35 AM 21,627 Views 17 Comments

Wixen Music Publishing, Inc claims Spotify failed to seek licenses for significant parts of its 30 million-song catalog.

# licence - Thursday 28 December, 2017

County breakdown of 582,738 penalty points on driving licences
# Irish Roads
# Irish Roads

County breakdown of 582,738 penalty points on driving licences

Dec 28th 2017, 6:00 AM 19,369 Views 18 Comments

The majority of drivers had three penalty points (400,502), while 59,404 had six points and 42,700 had two.

# licence - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Pensioner says he didn't allow gardaí onto his property as he thought they were 'thugs in hoodies'
# Ennis
# Ennis

Pensioner says he didn't allow gardaí onto his property as he thought they were 'thugs in hoodies'

Nov 30th 2017, 6:20 AM 39,589 Views 26 Comments

The man claimed garda ID was shown but it was at a distance.

# licence - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

People letting homes on Airbnb may need licence under new proposals
# Demand And Supply
# Demand And Supply

People letting homes on Airbnb may need licence under new proposals

Sep 19th 2017, 8:08 PM 35,164 Views 55 Comments

Concerns have been raised about the effect home-sharing is having on the rental market.

# licence - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Locals angered by 'lack of consultation' by government over mass harvesting of seaweed
# Bantry
# Bantry

Locals angered by 'lack of consultation' by government over mass harvesting of seaweed

Jul 9th 2017, 10:00 PM 26,887 Views 46 Comments

Tralee-based company BioAtlantis wants to harvest Bantry’s kelp for bioengineering purposes. It says it has complied with all State demands concerning the application for a licence.

# licence - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

There are serious plans to take TV licence inspections away from An Post
# Licence Fee Evasion
# Licence Fee Evasion

There are serious plans to take TV licence inspections away from An Post

May 9th 2017, 6:30 AM 18,857 Views 92 Comments

TV licence fee collectors have been criticised in the UK – but any new inspectors here will have to adhere to certain criteria.

# licence - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Elderly Japanese people to be given cheaper funerals if they give up driving
# Driving Them Mad
# Driving Them Mad

Elderly Japanese people to be given cheaper funerals if they give up driving

Mar 26th 2017, 10:00 AM 12,436 Views 18 Comments

Nearly 5 million people aged 75 or older hold a licence in Japan.

# licence - Monday 14 November, 2016

Mattress Mick ordered to pay up €900 over unlicensed taxi driver
# Mattress Mick
# Mattress Mick

Mattress Mick ordered to pay up €900 over unlicensed taxi driver

Nov 14th 2016, 7:39 PM 28,588 Views 0 Comments

Judge O’Neill heard Flynn was found to be incredibly co-operative and very professional.

# licence - Friday 21 October, 2016

Dublin pub loses case after showing Premier League matches without proper licence
# Joxer Dalys
# Joxer Dalys

Dublin pub loses case after showing Premier League matches without proper licence

Oct 21st 2016, 6:03 AM 33,293 Views 55 Comments

Long Island Bar on Dorset Street was accused of showing two matches without a proper licence.

# licence - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Judge denies liquor licence, says there are enough pubs in Temple Bar
# Courts
# Courts

Judge denies liquor licence, says there are enough pubs in Temple Bar

Jun 30th 2016, 6:10 AM 40,985 Views 27 Comments

The judge said local residents were entitled to the quiet enjoyment of their homes.

# licence - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

This truck was spotted by gardaí in Limerick today
# Prosecute
# Prosecute

This truck was spotted by gardaí in Limerick today

Mar 2nd 2016, 9:41 PM 57,085 Views 32 Comments

The driver had no licence or insurance and will be prosecuted by Limerick County Council.

# licence - Saturday 28 November, 2015

This powerful video shows why drink driving is a bad, bad idea
# Wise Up
# Wise Up

This powerful video shows why drink driving is a bad, bad idea

Nov 28th 2015, 6:00 PM 19,093 Views 35 Comments

284,000 Irish drivers have admitted to some manner of drink driving in the last 12 months.

# licence - Monday 2 November, 2015

No, Snapchat isn't storing your photos and never did
# Confusion
# Confusion

No, Snapchat isn't storing your photos and never did

Nov 2nd 2015, 9:56 AM 8,009 Views 6 Comments

Updates to its privacy policy and terms of service left users concerned that it was now owning photos.

# licence - Friday 25 September, 2015

This driver tried to fool gardaí with a fake driver's licence - and failed
# Come On The Disc's A Fake
# Come On The Disc's A Fake

This driver tried to fool gardaí with a fake driver's licence - and failed

Sep 25th 2015, 12:06 PM 32,068 Views 0 Comments

They were arrested for drink-driving.

# licence - Thursday 28 May, 2015

No more being a private investigator just for fun - you now need a licence
# Sherlock Id
# Sherlock Id

No more being a private investigator just for fun - you now need a licence

May 28th 2015, 2:16 PM 11,505 Views 30 Comments

Or else you could face jail time.

# licence - Monday 5 January, 2015

Ryanair co-pilot praised for safe emergency landing after captain fell ill
# Investigation
# Investigation

Ryanair co-pilot praised for safe emergency landing after captain fell ill

Jan 5th 2015, 5:06 PM 34,090 Views 48 Comments

At one stage, the commander of the craft fell unconscious.

# licence - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Here's who worried about prostitutes, thieves and riots in Irish cinemas in 1910...
# Hidden Ireland
# Hidden Ireland

Here's who worried about prostitutes, thieves and riots in Irish cinemas in 1910...

Aug 16th 2014, 5:30 PM 12,000 Views 9 Comments

Worries on the big screen.

# licence - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Croke Park residents vow to file court injunction to stop Garth Brooks concerts
# Summer Gigs
# Summer Gigs

Croke Park residents vow to file court injunction to stop Garth Brooks concerts

Jul 1st 2014, 5:24 PM 19,245 Views 82 Comments

The residents said they are willing to go to court to ask a judge to ‘take charge of the situation’

# licence - Saturday 7 June, 2014

You may be judged on your fuel efficiency in a new driving test
# Eco-friendly
# Eco-friendly

You may be judged on your fuel efficiency in a new driving test

Jun 7th 2014, 11:18 AM 12,788 Views 68 Comments

The RSA wants your view but it has some of its own ideas.

# licence - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

'I'm not a fan of Garth Brooks' - Councillors call for public hearing on concert licences
# When The Thunder Rolls
# When The Thunder Rolls

'I'm not a fan of Garth Brooks' - Councillors call for public hearing on concert licences

Apr 8th 2014, 11:49 AM 7,894 Views 21 Comments

Councillors argued that the council should support the local community despite the fact that the five concerts are already completely sold out.

# licence - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Poll: Should pet owners need licences for exotic animals?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should pet owners need licences for exotic animals?

Nov 24th 2013, 10:08 AM 10,362 Views 106 Comments

Dog owners do need a licence for their pet – but you can buy a snake or alligator without a licence.

# licence - Monday 4 November, 2013

Dublin City Council to close motor tax offices to deal with licence backlog
# Motor Tax
# Motor Tax

Dublin City Council to close motor tax offices to deal with licence backlog

Nov 4th 2013, 9:35 AM 15,608 Views 77 Comments

The offices in Ballymun, Clondalkin and Smithfield will close for a week.

# licence - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Warning over fireworks danger - and €10,000 fine for using them illegally
# Halloween
# Halloween

Warning over fireworks danger - and €10,000 fine for using them illegally

Oct 27th 2013, 6:30 PM 12,760 Views 52 Comments

Meanwhile, Greyhound is asking people to be vigilant in case their bins are targeted during the Halloween period.

# licence - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Animal rights activists unhappy as Department issues licences for hare coursing
# Hare Coursing
# Hare Coursing

Animal rights activists unhappy as Department issues licences for hare coursing

Aug 25th 2013, 7:30 AM 8,456 Views 142 Comments

Around 90 hare coursing meetings will be held in Ireland in the coming months, with each event using around 100 hares.

# licence - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Video: This is an actual excuse someone gave for not paying their TV licence
# Pay Up
# Pay Up

Video: This is an actual excuse someone gave for not paying their TV licence

Jun 19th 2013, 7:50 AM 20,613 Views 79 Comments

The UK equivalent of the TV licence inspectors have come up with a novel way of making sure people pay their licence.

# licence - Friday 5 April, 2013

Police warn public about missing sex offender
# Sex Offender
# Sex Offender

Police warn public about missing sex offender

Apr 5th 2013, 4:09 PM 24,922 Views 38 Comments

Police are appealing to Joseph McCabe to hand himself in – and are warning the public not to approach him.

# licence - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Thinking of cosmetic surgery? Here’s the Medical Council’s advice
# Coosmetic Surgery
# Coosmetic Surgery

Thinking of cosmetic surgery? Here’s the Medical Council’s advice

Apr 2nd 2013, 7:15 AM 11,986 Views 12 Comments

The Medical Council said it has been concerned about private clinics operating unregulated – which is set to change when a draft bill passes.

# licence - 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 8,222 Views 17 Comments

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

# licence - Friday 18 January, 2013

Photo professionals to meet with RSA over new driving licence
# Driving Licence
# Driving Licence

Photo professionals to meet with RSA over new driving licence

Jan 18th 2013, 12:22 PM 12,414 Views 69 Comments

Photo ID Professionals had said in November that the new licence system could cost jobs, while pharmacists said it would also impact on them.

# licence - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Objections to proposed Galway Bay organic fish farm
# Fish Farm
# Fish Farm

Objections to proposed Galway Bay organic fish farm

Dec 13th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,506 Views 13 Comments

The Irish Wildlife Trust says it has concerns about sea lice infestation, pollution and harmful algal blooms.

# licence - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

New reforms for taxi sector announced
# Taxis
# Taxis

New reforms for taxi sector announced

Oct 3rd 2012, 12:40 PM 17,135 Views 123 Comments

The moves include new branding, and a system to enable passengers make sure the appropriate driver is in the vehicle.

# licence - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

The most popular type of car licensed in Ireland last month? Volkswagen
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

The most popular type of car licensed in Ireland last month? Volkswagen

Aug 8th 2012, 1:04 PM 5,862 Views 36 Comments

The number of cars licensed in July dropped by more than 10 per cent compared to the same month last year.

# licence - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

In full: Michael Lowry and Denis O'Brien's statements on court ruling
# Moriarty Tribunal
# Moriarty Tribunal

In full: Michael Lowry and Denis O'Brien's statements on court ruling

Jul 17th 2012, 5:34 PM 4,024 Views 6 Comments

Both men are looking forward to defending themselves against allegations made about the awarding of Ireland’s second mobile phone licence in 1995.

Lowry, O’Brien welcome court ruling allowing challenge to mobile licence decision
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Lowry, O’Brien welcome court ruling allowing challenge to mobile licence decision

Jul 17th 2012, 5:20 PM 3,702 Views 15 Comments

The former Communications Minister and Digicel chairman say the consortia’s claim is without merit, evidence or substance but Declan Ganley has said he will be pursuing his case with vigour.

# licence - Monday 9 July, 2012

Meetings held with potential bidders for National Lottery licence
# National Lottery
# National Lottery

Meetings held with potential bidders for National Lottery licence

Jul 9th 2012, 11:35 AM 2,710 Views 11 Comments

Brendan Howlin has also confirmed that external advisers will be drafted in to help with the complex process.

# licence - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

New customers advised not to seek services of Dublin travel agent until licence is renewed
# Travel
# Travel

New customers advised not to seek services of Dublin travel agent until licence is renewed

May 2nd 2012, 6:13 PM 9,750 Views 6 Comments

Commission for Aviation Regulation says the travel agent should not accept any new bookings – but that existing customers will continue to be covered.

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