Digital Citizens

Male Suicide in Ireland

We just had a group from Mojo come visit us in the Shed. : Mojo ( http://mojo.ngo ) is a 12 week training programme, developed by a collective of organisations, to reduce the high levels of male suicide in Ireland. Men learn to build their mental and physical fitness while developing Read more…

By Philip, ago
Digital Citizens

New Domains

I have three new domains http://pjfb.org Philip James Finlay Bryan my initials no less as a four letter dot org can’t be bad. This is 2017 and you can still get a four letter domain. So I now have me@pjfb.org as an email address. So easy to type. In my Read more…

By Philip, ago
woodwork

Flower Pots and Men’s Shed Shed

We needed a place to store the things we have made so here is the Men’s Shed shed: All made from pallets except the roof. But it works well to store stuff. Below a couple of painters painting the flower pot holder, they have just made. Great stuff!!

By Philip, ago
Australia

RUOK?

from my friend Paul on the RSA Fellowship Forum First of all, RUOK? If not, let someone know. It’s OK to not be OK, but it’s not OK to say nothing if you’re not OK! Secondly, what are you doing on RUOK? Day this year? Who are you going to Read more…

By Philip, ago
Early Retirement

Compulsory Retirement

Compulsory Retirement We’re all living longer but many of us are not working longer as mandatory retirement contracts force many out of work at 65. In studio, Marian was joined by – Pat Wallace, former Director of the National Museum of Ireland, Angela Gallagher who’s retired from the civil service Read more…

By Philip, ago
Offaly

The Offaly Rose

  Well done the Offaly Rose of Tralee 2017. Offaly Rose Jennifer Byrne was crowned the winner of the Rose of Tralee 2017 in The Dome in Kerry on Tuesday night – the first time Offaly has won the title. The 24-year-old junior doctor hails from Clonaderig, Ballinahown in the Faithful County and Read more…

By Philip, ago
chairs

Elbo Chair

Here is an idea I came across on the RSA fellows forum. Looks great wonder if we could make one? Watch full screen:  

By Philip, ago