In Pictures: Portlaoise housing estate enjoy second garden community bingo game

first_img Pinterest WhatsApp By LaoisToday Reporter – 6th May 2020 Facebook Electric Picnic Home News In Pictures: Portlaoise housing estate enjoy second garden community bingo game News Electric Picnic Local communities around the country are coming up with all sorts of inventive ways to keep themselves entertained while adhering to the Government restrictions and observing social distancing amid the Coronavirus pandemic.One such community that came together over the weekend were St Brigid’s Place in Portlaoise – as they organised an outdoor bingo game for the second weekend running.On Sunday afternoon, they organised a game of “garden bingo” while practicing social distancing guidelines and only gathering alongside members of their own household.Once again, the event was driven mainly by Julie O’Shea who sourced about 80 bingo books and an electronic number machine.Well-known local DJ Brochan O’Reilly supplied the mic and speakers for the second weekend running and also called the numbers as people from the estate came out and sat in their gardens.Some came from different parts of the estate and sat in their cars for what was a great event with all the monies made from the sale of bingo books going back to the residents as prizes to those who were lucky enough to check for a line or complete a house.Organisers are hoping to have more events in the coming weeks.Resident Michael Larkin captured some brilliant pictures from the bingo yesterday.Check them out below: SEE ALSO – Check out our Sporting Memories interview series here Laois Councillor ‘amazed’ at Electric Picnic decision to apply for later date for 2021 festival RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twittercenter_img Pinterest Facebook Electric Picnic organisers release statement following confirmation of new festival date TAGSbingoCoronavirusCovid-19St Brigid’s Place In Pictures: Portlaoise housing estate enjoy second garden community bingo game WhatsApp Previous articleLISTEN: Laois footballers struggle to see how GAA can resume in July under ‘social distancing’Next articleDeep sadness in Laois following tragic passing of Declan Doocey LaoisToday Reporter Bizarre situation as Ben Brennan breaks up Fianna Fáil-Fine Gael arrangement to take Graiguecullen-Portarlington vice-chair role News Twitterlast_img read more

Minister Nichoslon Heads Japan Ministerial Delegation

first_imgSenator the Honourable Arnold J. Nicholson, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, will lead Jamaica’s delegation to the Fourth CARICOM-Japan Ministerial Meeting, to be held from 14th to 15th November 2014 in Tokyo, Japan.The Jamaican delegation will also include H.E. Ricardo Allicock, Ambassador of Jamaica to Japan and Mrs. Angella Comfort, Director for Caribbean and the Americas in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade.The Meeting falls within the context of the commemorative events to mark the CARICOM-Japan Friendship Year, as CARICOM and Japan celebrate their Twentieth Anniversary of relations in 2014. Notably, 2014 also marks the Fiftieth Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Jamaica and Japan.Discussions will be held on, inter alia, Japan-CARICOM Relations and Cooperation in the International Arena on issues such as Security Council Reform, Climate Change, Small Island Developing States (SIDS), the Post-2015 Development Agenda, Disaster Risk Reduction, Financing for Development and the Sustainable use of Marine Living Resources.The Meeting will also issue a Joint Communiqué which will highlight issues such as, the CARICOM-Japan Friendship Year 2014, cultural and people-to-people exchanges, cooperation in tourism, Japan’s hosting of the 2020 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games, the vulnerabilities of Small Island Developing States (SIDS), climate change and sustainable development, natural disaster risk reduction, renewable energy and energy efficiency, waste management, fisheries, the sustainable use of marine living resources, UN Security Council reform, the Post-2015 Development Agenda, nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation, and North Korea.The Government of Japan has also invited five (5) journalists from CARICOM Member States, including Jamaica, to provide coverage of the meeting. Mrs. Donna-Marie Hussey-Stewart, Journalist at the Jamaica Observer, will represent Jamaica in this regard.Minister Nicholson will depart on Tuesday, 11th November and will return to the island on Saturday, 16th November 2014. Minister Nichoslon Heads Japan Ministerial DelegationJIS News | Presented by: PausePlay% buffered00:0000:00UnmuteMuteDisable captionsEnable captionsSettingsCaptionsDisabledQualityundefinedSpeedNormalCaptionsGo back to previous menuQualityGo back to previous menuSpeedGo back to previous menu0.5×0.75×Normal1.25×1.5×1.75×2×Exit fullscreenEnter fullscreenPlay Minister Nichoslon Heads Japan Ministerial Delegation Foreign AffairsNovember 11, 2014Written by: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Photo: JIS PhotographerMinister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Hon. A.J. Nicholson. RelatedMissions Abroad Protecting the Rights of Jamaican Nationalscenter_img RelatedJamaicans in Brazil Encouraged to Register on Diaspora Mapping Project Story HighlightsSenator the Honourable Arnold J. Nicholson, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, will lead Jamaica’s delegation to the Fourth CARICOM-Japan Ministerial Meeting, to be held from 14th to 15th November 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. The Jamaican delegation will also include H.E. Ricardo Allicock, Ambassador of Jamaica to Japan and Mrs. Angella Comfort, Director for Caribbean and the Americas in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade. The Meeting falls within the context of the commemorative events to mark the CARICOM-Japan Friendship Year, as CARICOM and Japan celebrate their Twentieth Anniversary of relations in 2014. Advertisements RelatedEmbassy in Brazil Prepares for Road to Rio 2016last_img read more

Interpol Internships in Lyon, France

first_img Tweet LinkedIn 0 PhD at Schools of Law in Riga and Copenhagen → YOUNG LEADERS – 2021 EDITION ← Photography Challenge “We can survive in Resource Depleted World” Reddit Similar Stories Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. +1center_img European Blind Union full time Project Coordinator. Interpol Internships in Lyon, France September 2, 2014 Published by vladimir Pocket World Forum for Democracy 2020: Call for Initiatives Share 0 Deadline: receiving applications on a regular basisOpen to: graduates form accredited universities who have legal age of majorityRemuneration: monthly allowance of 550 EURDescriptionINTERPOL offers internship possibilities for a limited number of persons from any member country. The main aim of the Internship Programme is to be of mutual benefit to the Intern and to the Organization. The purposes of the INTERPOL Internship Programme shall be to provide the Interns with:A better understanding of the Organization’s goals and objectives and how international police co-operation is organized;An insight into how an international organization operates;A framework to enhance their educational experience through practical work assignments, thereby developing skills which will be useful for their career and future employment;The possibility of working in a multicultural, multilingual and multiethnic environment, contributing to the development of mutual understanding, trust and tolerance.EligibilityIn order to be eligible for internship in Interpol you must meet the following selection criteria:Be national of a member country;Have attained the legal age of majority of the country you are national in;Be enrolled in, or have graduated in an accredited academic institution;Be fluent in English and the official working language regularly used in the duty station where the Internship will take place (French, Spanish or Arabic);Have studied in an area of interest of Interpol.Additional skills are welcomed like:Knowledge of other official languages of the Organization (French, Spanish, German or Arabic);Ability to work in a multicultural environment;Willingness to work as a member of a team.RemunerationINTERPOL provides an allowance of EUR 550 a month. The intern will be responsible for finding his/her own accommodation, obtaining a visa and bearing all travel costs. ApplicationTo apply for the Interpol internship you need to:Fill the application form;Attach it to this link alongside with you email.Additional information is provided at their official website and in the Internship policy.last_img read more

Be More Chill Experience Featuring Joe Iconis to Launch Virtual Reality Content Partnership Between John Gore & MelodyVR

first_img View Comments Joe Iconis(Photo: Emilio Madrid-Kuser for Broadway.com) John Gore and his family of companies is proud to announce their partnership with MelodyVR to bring, for the first time ever, editorial virtual reality content to Broadway. This partnership creates an entirely new format and distribution mechanism for theater-related editorial content, allowing both Broadway fans to discover the wonders of VR and existing VR users to experience the excitement of Broadway.Kicking off the inaugural rollout of never-before-seen content is an exclusive experience featuring 2019 Tony nominee Joe Iconis, in which he takes viewers through a tour of the Tony Awards suite at Sofitel New York, before heading to his new Broadway musical Be More Chill. The content will be released in companion with the CBS special At the Tonys as the community gears up for Broadway’s biggest night. The Be More Chill experience will be the first step in production-driven content. As a leader in capturing and distributing live concerts in VR, MelodyVR, in partnership with John Gore and his family of companies, is creating the opportunity for the first Broadway show to be streamed straight to your home in full immersive virtual reality.John Gore, owner and CEO of the John Gore Organization, said, “Every single thing we do at JGO is centered around the goal of serving tantalizing content to theater fans, regardless of their geographical location. Using VR technology is just one more way to deliver Broadway to fans around the globe, especially when the live experience of Broadway and touring Broadway is beyond their reach.”Jerry Goehring, producer of Be More Chill, said, “We at Be More Chill immediately recognized the exciting potential of bringing Broadway to fans everywhere via virtual reality. We’re excited to be part of this partnership’s debut and look forward to giving fans across the world access to our show in this revolutionary new platform.”Anthony Matchett, CEO of MelodyVR adds, “Having achieved a series of groundbreaking firsts with the music industry, I’m thrilled to announce our partnership with John Gore, which will see globally recognized theatrical productions made available to consumers worldwide. At the core of MelodyVR, is our vision of connecting fans with unobtainable experiences, in new and immersive ways. Musical theater is a natural evolution in our journey and I’m pleased that we’ll soon be delivering even more amazing content to consumers via our partnership with JGO.”MelodyVR has partnered with a huge array of international artists to build the world’s largest library of immersive and interactive virtual reality music experiences. Via the MelodyVR app, users can access a unique and world-class set of original experiences, captured from multiple points-of-view to give fans complete control over what they see and where they stand. MelodyVR’s unique “jump spot” technology puts the VR audience fully in control, allowing fans to move from the pit, to the side of stage, to the crowd, with the touch of a button.The John Gore Organization is the leading developer, producer, distributor and marketer of Broadway theater worldwide. Under the leadership of 13-time Tony-winning theater producer and owner John Gore, its family of companies includes Broadway Across America, Broadway.com, The Broadway Channel, BroadwayBox.com and Group Sales Box Office. The company presents shows in 45 cities across North America as well as on Broadway, Off-Broadway, London’s West End, Japan and China. It has won Tony Awards in every producing category as well as numerous other Drama League, Drama Desk and Olivier Awards. Show Closed This production ended its run on Aug. 11, 2019center_img Related Shows Be More Chilllast_img read more

Kings make light work of Cougars

first_imgVictoria Kings made light work of Berbice unit Cougars 4-1, when the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Elite League resumed on Saturday at the National Track and Field Centre, Leonora. Nikosie Denny bagged a double in the lopsided clash with goals in the eighth and 57th minute. He was aided by Aubrey Gibson and Randolph Gardner, who scored in the 16th and 90th minute respectively.For the loser, Danny Johnson found the back of the net in the 34th minute. With the win, Victoria Kings move into the third spot on 19 points.On the other hand, it was the eighth loss for the Cougars unit who remain in ninth place on six points. last_img