West Offaly takes a stand against Ulster Bank.

December 2014 marked a change in Irish society, the small community of Ferbane in west Offaly decided to rally together to stop the closure of their Ulster Bank branch. Over a thousand people from the locality turned out on the streets to show their commitment to...

New National Framework for Suicide Prevention

Irish Rural Link welcomes the opportunity to make this submission on a new National Strategic Framework for Suicide Prevention and recognises the committed work of the National Office of Suicide Prevention towards reducing the high suicide rate in Ireland. The...

Carnegie Trust Manifesto for Rural Communities

Carnegie UK Trust has long championed the work of rural communities across the and organisations across the UK and Ireland. Their new publication A Manifesto for Rural Communities sets out some very positive opportunities for rural communities (and indeed communities...

Fuel Poverty Submission

Irish Rural Link’s submission to the Interdepartmental/agency working group on Energy Affordability is available here pdf The consultation paper on which the submission is based can be downloaded here .