Mother, son and third man deny false imprisonment of Limerick teen

first_imgThe trial continues at Limerick Circuit CourtTHE trial of a mother and son charged in connection with the alleged false imprisonment of a 19-year-old has opened at Limerick Circuit Court.Michael Kirby (32) and his mother Mary (64) both denied the false imprisonment of Dylan Cosgrave of Garryglass Avenue, Ballinacurra Weston in the Kirby family home at 89 Hyde Road on September 14 last year.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up A third man, Daniel Kelly (19) with addresses at 121, O’Malley Park and apartment 1, Main Street, Caherconlish also denies the false imprisonment charge. Along with Michael Kirby, he was also jointly charged with possession of an imitation handgun in suspicious circumstances at Caledonian Park on the same date, as well as assaulting and threatening to kill Mr Cosgrave.The jury of nine men and three women heard that evidence will be given by Mr Cosgrave, his mother and upwards of 30 Gardaí.The trial before Judge John Hannan is expected to last until the end of next week and this Thursday will hear from the alleged victim. Linkedin NewsBreaking newsMother, son and third man deny false imprisonment of Limerick teenBy Staff Reporter – November 17, 2016 1479 TAGSlimerick Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Email WhatsApp Facebook Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Previous article“We are Electric Eel Shock! Who the f*ck are you?” #musiclimerick #liveNext articleLimerick petrol station destroyed after car crashed through shop Staff Reporter Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Twitter Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Advertisement Printlast_img read more

Premier Foods recognised for charitable activities

first_imgIGD Award winnersSupply Chain Collaboration Award: Molson CoorsFood-To-Go Operator of the Year: Greencore and The Co-operativeSupply Chain Innovation Award: HubbubShopper Activation Excellence Award: Kerry FoodsConsumer Insight Excellence Award: Molson CoorsOutstanding Small Business Award: KiddyliciousBusiness Transformation Award: Karro Food GroupDigital Engagement Award: MondelezEcommerce Award: UnileverInnovative Store of the Year Award: 24 from CompassYoung Entrepreneur of the Year Award: Timo Boldt from GoustoEmployee Wellbeing Award: BelLeading Edge Award: Kristopher Gibbon-Walsh from FareShareEmployability Award: Marshfield BakeryJohn Sainsbury Learning & Development Award: The Co-operativeSustainable Future Award: TescoHealth & Wellness Award: MH FoodsThe Grocer Cup: Steve Murrells, The Co-operativeLifetime Achievement Award: Gillian Barker, GroceryAidPresident’s Cup, Premier Foods Mr Kipling owner Premier Foods has been awarded for its charitable activities by food and drink charity the Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD).Premier Foods CEO Gavin Darby this week received the President’s Cup at the IGD awards ceremony at the Park Plaza Hotel in Westminster, London. The event was hosted by journalist and broadcaster Fiona Bruce.Premier was recognised for its “significant” overall contribution to IGD’s various groups and charitable activities.These included the Feeding Britain’s Future programme, which supports young people in the skills they need to find employment, and playing a major part in IGD’s Healthy Eating programmePremier also co-chairs the Technical Leaders Forum and supports other IGD initiatives.“Premier is a longstanding and considerable supporter of IGD’s charitable programmes, helping deliver public benefit across areas from sustainability and nutrition, as well as employability,” IGD president Andy Clarke told the awards ceremony audience.The IGD this week announced that Clarke is to by succeeded from 1 January 2017 by Leendert den Hollander, general manager of Coca-Cola European Partners Great Britain.Darby said Premier was “incredibly proud” to have been recognised for its contribution.“IGD plays a very important role in fostering collaboration amongst the food and grocery industry and helping to develop people working in, or looking to join, the industry,” he added. “We’re fully committed to playing a leading role in supporting the charity’s valuable work.”Among Premier’s plans are supporting up to 60 schools visits as part of the Feeding Britain’s Future programme and backing the pilot Jobathon programme that works in partnership with Job Centre Plus to offer skills training to the young unemployed.The winners of the IGD Awards were selected by judges from across the food and grocery supply chain and announced at the ceremony on 18 October.last_img read more