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Story Ideas for Monday 15th June 2015

June 15, 2015 Posted in : Cancer, Charity Fundraiser, Cork, Sport, Uncategorized, What's on

Story Idea: Cycling legend Sean Kelly to participate in the “Cork to Galway Cycle” 
Expert: Orla Dolan (Expert in Cancer Treatment and Charitable Organisations) Fundraising Director, Breakthrough Cancer Research.
The Hook: The Cork to Galway Cycle is a charity fundraiser for Breakthrough Cancer Research. It’s a two-day event designed to suit all levels of cyclist from the serious club cyclist to the absolute beginner who wants to set themselves an ambitious but achievable target for their first season in the saddle. Irish cycling legend Sean Kelly will also be riding with the team on Day 1 and he has agreed to host a Q&A session later on that evening.

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Story Ideas For Every Day Of The Week 18th- 22nd May 2015

May 18, 2015 Posted in : Air Pollution, Breakthrough Cancer Research, Cancer, Cork, Food for Health Ireland, Health, Homelessness, Irish Pharmacy Union, Simon Community, UCC, What's on

Monday 18th May 2015

Story Idea: Speeding up recovery after exercise – new research from Food for Health Ireland
Expert: Jens Bleiel (Expert in Dairy Research and Food Industry) Chief Executive Officer, Food for Health Ireland.
The Hook: At the forefront of improving health, wellness and quality of life through world-class food innovation, Food for Health Ireland (FHI) announces the start of a new study to explore if a unique dairy-based protein ingredient will lead to a faster recovery after exercise. Eating a combination of carbohydrate and protein sources soon after exercise is seen as the optimal recovery meal because this provides both glucose (sugar) and amino acids to support recovery and repair. However, the type of protein can also affect the insulin response to the meal, and understanding how insulin works and how it can be manipulated during recovery can pay enormous dividends for athletes.

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Story Ideas For Friday 20th February 2015

February 16, 2015 Posted in : Experts, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, What's on

Story Idea: Support World Day of Social Justice 
Expert: Search the Galzac’s database for an expert comment here. 
The Hook: World Day of Social Justice is Friday February 20th. On the day the world comes together to uphold the principles of social justice when promoting gender equality or the rights of indigenous peoples and migrants. Social justice is prevails when we remove barriers that people face because of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability. Galzac’s Guide has experts in this area, just click here.

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Story ideas for Friday 3rd October 2014

September 29, 2014 Posted in : Experts, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, Teagasc, What's on

Story Idea: GOAL Jersey Day takes place all over the country
Expert:
 Barry Andrews (Expert in Poverty and Humanitarian Aid) CEO, GOAL.
The Hook: GOAL Patron and Leinster and Ireland back-row, Jamie Heaslip is urging sports fans young and old to get involved in GOAL Jersey Day once again this year and wear the colours of their favourite team to school or work for the day. All proceeds generated from GOAL Jersey Day will be used by GOAL to support some of its most urgent operations across the 14 countries where they work, including Sierra Leone, where it is currently responding to an Ebola outbreak that has claimed the lives of more than 2,500 people across the region. For more on this, please contact GOAL and click here.

Story Idea: Ballyhaise Agricultural College to hold open day for students 
Expert: John Kelly (Expert in Agricultural Education) College Principal, Ballyhaise College, Teagasc.   
The Hook: Ballyhaise College in Co. Cavan will be holding an open day for students on Friday 3rd October. John Kelly is the Principal of the college and is available to comment on what students can achieve and learn by attending the college. For further details on this, please click here.  

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Newsmakers Calendar – What’s On Sunday November 25th – Friday November 30th

November 27, 2012 Posted in : Calendar, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, What's on

We will be publishing this calendar of the weekly events to help you to shape the news. If you would like to include an event please email info at galzacs dot com.

This Calendar marks the beginning of all the Christmas festivities that will be taking place in the run up to Christmas all over the country. Keep an eye out for events happening near your home town.

 

Sunday November 25th

Galway Christmas Market (23rd Nov – 22nd Dec)

Limerick Christmas Market (23rd Nov – 25th Nov)

Food and Design Winter Fair at Belvedere (24th – 25th)

Dublin City of Science Festival (All of Dec)

 

Monday November 26th

CSO -Earnings and Labour Costs Q2 2012 (Final) Q3 2012 (Preliminary Estimates)

CSO -Residential Property Price Index October 2012

 

Tuesday November 27th

Dáil - 2.00 p.m. Questions (Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport)

Dáil – 3.15 p.m. Leaders Questions

Dáil – 3.36 p.m. Questions (Taoiseach)

Seanad – 3.45 p.m. Motion condemning the use of sexual violence in conflict
[Minister of State for Trade and Development]

 

Wednesday November 28th

ECB -Monetary developments in the euro area Reference period: Oct-2012

CSO -Livestock Slaughterings October 2012

CSO -Retail Sales Index October 2012 (Provisional) September 2012 (Final)

CSO -Overseas Travel August – October 2012

Dáil - 10.30 a.m. Leaders Questions

Dáil - 2.30 p.m. Questions (Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht)

 

Thursday November 29th

CSO -Agricultural Price Indices 2012 – Preliminary estimates

CSO -National Accounts Output and Value Added by Activity 2002-2009

CSO -Quarterly National Household Survey Quarter 3 2012

Dáil - 10.30 a.m. Leaders Questions

Dáil – 4.30 p.m. Questions (Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources)

 

Friday November 30th

CSO -Transport Omnibus 2011

CSO -Milk Statistics October 2012

Kenmare Choral Festival (30th Nov – 2nd Dec)

Santa at Ailwee Caves (30th Nov – 23rd Dec)

 

About ‘Galzac’s Guide to Expert Sources’
Galzac’s Guide will be a beautiful book, fantastic website and social media resource that will be the bible of expert knowledge, on the desk and at the fingertips of every journalist in Ireland. It will be consulted daily when stories are being written and radio and television programmes are being made. If you would like to be considered as an expert for the next edition of ‘Galzac’s Guide to Expert sources’ please fill out this form and we will contact you.

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Newsmakers Calendar – What’s on this week – November 18th – November 23rd

November 20, 2012 Posted in : Calendar, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, What's on

We will be publishing this calendar of the weekly events to help you to shape the news. If you would like to include an event please email info at galzacs dot com.

 

Sunday November 18th

Dublin Book Festival (Last Day)

Corona Cork Film Festival (Last Day)

Ardee Baroque Festival (Last Day)

Cashel Arts Festival (Last Day)

Run the Gauntlet Race – Kerry

Dublin City of Science Festival (Nov 23rd – 30th)

 

Tuesdsay November 20th

CSO -Recidivism (re – offending) statistics in the Probation Service 2007

Dáil – 2.00 p.m.  Questions (Minister for Education and Skills)

Dáil – 3.15 p.m.  Leaders Questions

Dáil -3.36 p.m.  Questions (Taoiseach)

Seanad -3.45 p.m.  Statements on the Action Plan for Jobs [Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation]

 

Wednesday November 21st

Dáil -10.30 a.m.  Leaders Questions

Dáil -2.30 p.m.  Questions (Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform)

Dáil -7.30 p.m.  Private Members Business: Motion re Supreme Court ruling in X Case Sinn Féin

 

Thursday November 22nd

CSO -Census 2011 Profile 9 What We Know

Dáil -10.30 a.m.  Leaders Questions

Dáil -4.30 p.m.  Questions (Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation)

Dáil -1.30 p.m.  Motion re A Framework for Junior Cycle (to conclude at 3.40 pm if not previously concluded)
(Department of Education)

Seanad -10.30 a.m.  Order of Business

 

Friday November 23rd

Galway Christmas Market (Nov 23rd – Dec 22nd)

 

About ‘Galzac’s Guide to Expert Sources’
Galzac’s Guide will be a beautiful book, fantastic website and social media resource that will be the bible of expert knowledge, on the desk and at the fingertips of every journalist in Ireland. It will be consulted daily when stories are being written and radio and television programmes are being made. If you would like to be considered as an expert for the next edition of ‘Galzac’s Guide to Expert sources’ please fill out this form and we will contact you.

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Newsmakers Calendar – What’s On November 11th – November 16th

November 12, 2012 Posted in : Calendar, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, What's on

We will be publishing this calendar of the weekly events to help you to shape the news. If you would like to include an event please email info at galzacs dot com.

 Sunday November 11th
Monday November 12th
Tuesday November 13th
  • ECB – Long term interest rates statistics. Ref period: Oct-2012
  • CSO -Trade Statistics August 2012
  • Dáil Eireann - 2.00 p.m. Questions (Minister for Social Protection)
  • Dáil Éireann – 3.15 p.m. Leaders Questions
  • Dáil Éireann – 3.36 p.m. Questions (Taoiseach)
  • Seanad – 3.45 p.m. Statements on the New Children’s Hospital [Minister for Health]
  • Seanad – 4.30 p.m. Statements on the Economy [Minister of State for Public Sector Reform and the OPW]

Wednesday November 14th

  • CSO -Goods Exports and Imports September 2012
  • Dáil Éireann - 10.30 a.m. Leaders Questions
  • Dáil Éireann – 4.33 p.m. Questions (Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade)
Thursday November 15th
  • ECB -Euro area HICP statistics (seasonally adjusted) Reference Period: Oct-2012
  • CSO -Wholesale Price Index October 2012
  • CSO -Industrial Disputes Quarter 3 2012
  • Dáil Éireann – 10.30 a.m. Leaders Questions
  • Dáil Éireann – 4.30 p.m. Questions (Minister for Finance)
  • Seanad – 12.30 p.m. Statements on the discovery of Chalara fraxinea (Ash dieback disease) in the context of the importance of the forestry and forestry products industry [Minister of State for Food Safety, Forestry and Horticulture]
Friday November 16th
  • ECB – Euro area monthly balance of payments Reference period: September 2012
  • ECB -Euro area investment fund statistics Ref period: Sep-12/ Q3 2012
  • CSO -Report on Vital Statistics 2010
  • CSO -Agricultural Price Indices September 2012
  • Ardee Baroque Festival (16th-17th Nov)
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Galzac’s Guide will be a beautiful book, fantastic website and social media resource that will be the bible of expert knowledge, on the desk and at the fingertips of every journalist in Ireland. It will be consulted daily when stories are being written and radio and television programmes are being made. If you would like to be considered as an expert for the next edition of ‘Galzac’s Guide to Expert sources’ please fill out this form and we will contact you.

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Newsmakers Calendar – What’s on from Sunday Nov 4th – Friday Nov 9th 2012

November 2, 2012 Posted in : Calendar, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, What's on

We will be publishing this calendar of the weekly events to help you to shape the news. If you would like to include an event please email info at galzacs dot com.

 

Sunday November 4th 2012

Corona Cork Film Festival (11th-18th)

Dublin City of Science Festival (Nov 1st-Dec 31st)

 

Monday November 5th 2012

 

Tuesday November 6th 2012

 

CSO – Industrial Production & Turnover September 2012 (Provisional) and August 2012 (Final)

Oireachtas – 2.00 p.m. Questions (Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine)
Oireachtas – 3.15 p.m.  Leaders Questions
Oireachtas – 3.36 p.m. Questions (Taoiseach)

 

Wednesday November 7th 2012

 

CSO – Earnings and Labour Costs Annual Data 2011

CSO – Vehicles Licensed for the First Time October 2012

Oireachtas – 10.30 a.m. Leaders Questions

Oireachtas – 2.30 p.m. Questions (Minister for Defence)

 

Thursday November 8th 2012

 

CSO – Monthly Services Index, September 2012 (Provisional) August 2012 (Final)

CSO – Consumer Price Index October 2012

CSO – Consumer Price Index Detailed Sub-Indices October 2012

CSO – Institutional Sector Accounts Non-Financial and Financial 2011

CSO – Quarterly Institutional Sector Accounts Non-Financial Quarter 2 2012

Oireachtas – 5.48 p.m. Questions (Minister for Health)

Seanad – 5.30 p.m. Statements and Questions and Answers on Public Expenditure and Reform [Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform]

 

Friday November 9th 2012

 

CSO – Business in Ireland 2010

CSO – Outward Foreign Affiliates Statistics (OFATS) 2010

Oireachtas – Tax Transparency Bill 2012 – In the name of Deputy Eoghan Murphy

 

About ‘Galzac’s Guide to Expert Sources’

Galzac’s Guide will be a beautiful book, fantastic website and social media resource that will be the bible of expert knowledge, on the desk and at the fingertips of every journalist in Ireland. It will be consulted daily when stories are being written and radio and television programmes are being made.

If you would like to be considered as an expert for the next edition of ‘Galzac’s Guide to Expert sources’ please fill out this form and we will contact you.

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Newsmakers calendar – What’s on this week Sept 24 – 28 2012

September 24, 2012 Posted in : Calendar, Experts, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, What's on

Every Monday we will be publishing this calendar of the weekly events to help you to shape the news. If you would like to include an event please email info at galsacs dot com .

Monday, September 24th 2012

Economic indicators

• US Chicago Fed national activity index (Aug) and Dallas Fed manufacturung index (Sept) – Economic

• UK nationawide Housing prices (August) (more…)

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