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Waterford Crystal pensions: ‘Walk for Justice’ hears of five-year struggle to secure pension entitlements

August 23rd: Unite Regional Secretary Jimmy Kelly was one of the speakers today (Saturday 23 August) at the ‘Waterford Crystal Pensions Walk for Justice’ organised by former Waterford Crystal worker Maria O’Grady.  223 more words

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Rosary Crosses and Crucifixes: Part 2

St. Helen is said to have found the true cross, the one on which Jesus Christ was crucified. Today many rosaries begin with a simple cross or with a crucifix, a cross that has an image of Christ. 544 more words

Waterford Crystal pensions: Unite accepts invitation to refer matter to LRC

July 27th: Unite today announced that it is accepting an invitation to refer the Waterford Crystal pensions dispute to the Labour Relations Commission in the hope that a settlement can be reached. 233 more words

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Chihuly at Somolon Fine Art Gallery Dublin

If you stumbled upon my blog you may have read there are some Chihuly art pieces in Dublin. There is one exhibition with the Ulysses Cylinders at the Coach House in the lovely gardens of Dublin Castle, and at Solomon Fine Art Gallery there are those wonderfully gorgeous pieces which brought me almost to tears when I saw them. 111 more words

Dublin

Waterford Kilbarry Guilloche Fountain Pen Quick Review

Waterford is synonymous with fine leaded crystal, so I was surprised to learn that they make fountain pens (or at least have someone else make fountain pens under their name). 388 more words

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Waterford Crystal

I think I received my first piece of Waterford in 1988. It was a vase. I never knew about their history though until I took the tour. 162 more words

Ireland