Thousands take part in ‘Walk in the Woods’ to save Ireland’s Forests

Over 4,000 people turned out for the “A Walk in the Woods” today (Sunday April 28th) in Avondale Forest Park, Rathdrum, Co Wicklow. The event featured songs, poems and readings from prominent musicians, actors and poets including: Christy Moore, Paddy...

28th April 2013

Charity plants a million trees while government moves to sell-off tens of millions to speculators

Urgent call on public to mobilise to Avondale as prominent artists and activists join forces to oppose public forest sale In a statement the Natural Resources Protection Alliance & The Woodland League have appealed to the public to join the...

26th April 2013

People Before Profit TD to question Troika on Croke Park, Property Tax and timetable for sale of state assets and water charges

Richard Boyd Barrett TD is meeting the Troika between 3 and 4pm this afternoon along with a delegation from the Technical Group. He will be questioning them on a number of controversial key areas within the so called stability programme,...

26th April 2013

LARGE TURN-OUT EXPECTED AT PARNELL’S BIRTHPLACE TO OPPOSE SALE OF PUBLIC FOREST ESTATE

PROMINENT MUSICIANS, ACTORS AND POETS TO PERFORM IN AVONDALE WOODS ON SUNDAY APRIL 28TH The Natural Resources Protection Alliance and the Woodland League are expecting a large turn-out this weekend for “A walk in the Woods” – A major event...

25th April 2013

Richard Boyd Barrett challenges government over planned downgrade of A&E at Loughlinstown Hosptial

Richard Boyd Barrett TD challenged the government over planned downgrade of A&E in Loughlinstown Hosptial in the Dail today (24th April 2013). Watch video of debate below. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h1Ws9vuImLs]

24th April 2013