Venezuelan remanded for boat theft

first_imgTwenty-one-year-old Venezuelan national Moses Chappelle, who was for the last two months residing with his uncle at Moruca, North West District, was on Monday remanded to prison by Georgetown Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on an allegation that he had stolen a boat.It is alleged that on May 31, 2018, at Moruca, NWD, he stole one engine valued $631,560 and one boat valued $300,000, properties of Orlando Charles and Terrence Henry.Police Prosecutor Gordon Mansfield said the items were recovered, but he still objected to the defendant being granted bail, describing the accused as a flight risk.Chappelle denied the allegations levelled against him, but was denied bail, and the case has been set to continue on June 11.last_img

Ptolemy Reid Centre gets much needed computers

first_imgStarr Computer Inc on Thursday donated six desktop computers to the Information Technology (IT) Department of the Ptolemy Reid Rehabilitation Centre to strengthen its capacity.An employee of Starr Computer teaches a student of the Ptolemy Reid Rehabilitation Centre how to use the InternetSpeaking at the handing over ceremony, Starr Computer General Manager, Rehman Majeed recalled that the Ptolemy Reid Rehabilitation Centre on several occasions requested assistance for its IT Department.Majeed added that he is impressed with the maintenance of the Rehabilitation Centre’s IT Department.The six computers donated will greatly impact the implementation of the curriculum, since the children at the Rehabilitation Centre are usually taught through the audio and visual methods in contrast to the chalk and talk method.Additionally, speech therapy is a huge aspect of learning conducted at the Centre and the computers will expose the students to the use of language through social networks, particularly YouTube.The members of the Ptolemy Reid Rehabilitation Centre expressed gratitude to the company and highlighted that the donation was a timely one, adding that it will greatly assist the children in their everyday work programmes.last_img read more

Manchester City defender close to Schalke switch, says general manager

first_imgManchester City defender Matija Nastasic is close to agreeing a move to Bundesliga club Schalke, according to the club’s general manager Horst Heldt.The 21-year-old has failed to impress Manuel Pellegrini at the Etihad, with the Serbian international yet to make a single Premier League appearance this season.Nastasic has been linked with a move to Inter Milan, but according to reports from Germany in December, the German club are favourites to land the defender.And Heldt told Germany’s Sport Bild magazine that a deal to bring Nastasic to Schalke could be done within a few days.“We are negotiating back and forth, that’s how it goes,” Heldt said. “You get closer and closer and in this case we are no longer far apart from each other. I am optimistic that we will get this done in the coming days.”Heldt added the deal would be “a loan with an option to buy”. Matija Nastasic in action for Manchester City 1last_img read more

Arsenal star rated ’50/50′ to be fit for Chelsea clash

first_img1 Per Mertesacker Arsene Wenger says Per Mertesacker has a “50-50” chance of facing Chelsea this weekend after being forced to leave the field during the FA Cup semi-final with an ankle injury.Mertesacker escaped serious ankle ligament damage during the 2-1 victory over Reading at Wembley, but he still suffered a sprain and has been receiving intensive treatment in an attempt to get him fit for the big game at Emirates Stadium.The German international will not want to miss facing the Premier League leaders and he will be given every chance to prove his fitness ahead of the match on Sunday.Wenger said: “Per Mertesacker got injured and he has been out since. He’s still in the treatment room and I don’t know if he will be available or not.“[He is] 50/50 [to start against Chelsea] at the moment. He’s not trained at all.”last_img read more

Already a much more balanced midfield? Chelsea line-up with £28m signing

first_img It is being claimed Chelsea will seal Radja Nainggolan’s transfer from Roma for £28m What other areas do you think Chelsea need to strengthen? Do you think Juan Cuadrado will still be there when Conte arrives? Will Willian be moved on?Click here to stay up to date with all transfer rumours. Roma’s Radja Nainggolan is reportedly close to agreeing a £28m transfer to Chelsea.It is thought the midfielder will become new manager Antonio Conte’s first signing when he takes control of the club after Euro 2016.Here, talkSPORT looks at how Chelsea could look with Nainggolan in the middle of what is already looking like a much more balanced midfield. 1 1last_img

Job Vacancy: In-House graphic designer & marketing assistant

first_imgWant to have a major impact on the world of nightlife and entertainment?We are looking for an experienced, passionate, and dedicated graphic designer with a flair for marketing to join our team.In this role, you’ll play a key role in creating all visual assets for a number of different businesses within the group, assist with all aspects of marketing, social media and a wide variety of other marketing and advertising elements. On a daily basis, you’ll work directly with senior management and venue management, the ideal candidate should have experience working in nightlife, and possess a passion for music, current trends and the world of social media.You are:• A jack-of-all-trades with a passion for good design• Versatile, curious, and self-motivated• Experienced with working in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment• Able to juggle the needs of multiple businesses while still keeping an eye on process and quality• Adept at reading between the lines to simplify the over-complicatedYou should have: • A minimum of 3 years of experience working on an in-house or agency marketing or creative team• A portfolio demonstrating your skills• A thorough understanding of the nightlife industry• Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch or something similarA positive attitude and interest in being part of diverse teamApplicants must submit a portfolio to be consideredJob Type: Full-timeLocation:• Pulse Venue & Voodoo Venue Letterkenny – Co. Donegal• Please send Cvs to Pulseniteclub@gmail.com Job Vacancy: In-House graphic designer & marketing assistant was last modified: January 15th, 2019 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:donegalGraphic DesignerPulse NightclubVOODOOlast_img read more

GOSSIP: Man United plot £50m Spurs raid, Costa to STAY at Chelsea and MORE!

first_img Transfer rumours and paper review 1 talkSPORT.com bring you all the latest headlines and top transfer-related stories in Saturday’s newspapers…Manchester United have agreed a fee with Everton for Romelu Lukaku, the Old Trafford club has announced – FULL STORY HEREEverton are expected to confirm the free-transfer signing of Wayne Rooney by the end of the week – FULL STORY HEREChelsea boss Antonio Conte is apparently ‘livid’ at the failure to land Romelu Lukaku, which has left his future at Stamford Bridge ‘in doubt’ – FULL STORY HEREUnited will turn their attention to signing 23-year-old Tottenham and England midfielder Eric Dier for a fee in the region of £50m once the Lukaku deal is completed. (Daily Telegraph)Diego Costa could remain at Chelsea this summer with the Spanish striker reportedly willing to have talks with manager Antonio Conte over his future, despite being told by the boss via text that he does not feature in the first-team plans. (The Sun)However, contrasting reports claim Costa has started to say his goodbyes to his team-mates, with Chelsea now facing a striker crisis. (Telegraph)The Blues want more than £60m for Costa and will let him go even if they fail to sign Romelu Lukaku from Everton. (Daily Mail) Chelsea will move for Torino striker Andrea Belotti to replace Costa this summer, but will have to pay about £90m to sign the Italy international. (Daily Mirror)Inter Milan want to make Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez the “poster boy” for the club’s new era. (Gazzetta dello Sport)The Gunners are adamant they will NOT sell forward Alexis Sanchez or Liverpool-linked Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to a title rival, even though the pair are heading into the final year of their contracts. (Daily Star)Arsenal are awaiting a response from Monaco after making a £40million bid for France winger Thomas Lemar, 21. (Football London)Meanwhile, reported Arsenal target Riyad Mahrez has been told by Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare that “if he doesn’t show commitment he won’t play”. (Daily Telegraph)Liverpool have received a number of enquiries about defender Mamadou Sakho and are confident a club will meet their £30m asking price. (Liverpool Echo)Swansea City are braced for a revised £32m bid from Everton for midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson, 27. (Daily Mail)West Ham have cooled their interest in Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart. (The Sun)Manchester City are hoping to recoup around £14million for striker Wilfried Bony, who is attracting interest from a number of Chinese Super League clubs. (The Independent)And here are the latest talkSPORT.com headlines…?Danny Higginbotham believes Chelsea would need to change their style of play if they sign Romelu Lukaku whereas the Belgian would suit Manchester United perfectlyLeyton Orient’s new owner Nigel Travis outlined his plans for the club when he joined Jim White on talkSPORT on Friday afternoonCrystal Palace are ready to make a move for Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper CillessenFenerbahce have made a loan offer for Liverpool and Southampton target Emre Mor – the man dubbed ‘the Turkish Messi’Paris Saint-Germain are open to selling Juventus and Manchester United target Serge Aurier – but want to bring in a replacement firstArsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United target Jose Gimenez has revealed it is his dream to play in the Premier Leaguelast_img read more


first_imgBord Gáis Energy Ladies National Football League Division 1…….Donegal v Kildare, O’Donnell Park, 2.00, (J Niland)This is a crucial game for both sides but for vastly different reasons.Donegal remain just three points behind top of the table Monaghan and will be looking to push for a home semi-final with two wins in their final two games, while Kildare can ease the pressure of relegation with a much needed win. Kildare will be encouraged by the number of points conceded by Donegal’s defence this year but will need to be wary of the Donegal attack with the likes of young Geraldine McLaughlin in superb scoring form, scoring 10-09 in Donegal’s five League games to date.LADIES GAA: DONEGAL V KILDARE PREVIEW was last modified: March 25th, 2011 by gregShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegal ladies gaakildaremclaughlinlast_img read more


first_imgBord na nÓg: Please note that the Bord na nÓg AGM will be on Sunday 21st of October at 7pm in the clubhouse. All interested parties are invited to attend.Texas Hold’em Fundraiser:There will be a Texas Hold’em Poker night on Friday 9th November at the Scarvey Clubhouse. This is to raise much needed funds to purchase equipment for our underage Hurling and Football squads. The night will begin at 8.00pm and is open to all levels, from novices to seasoned ‘pros’! Entry fee is 20euro plus 10 registration, with one re-buy/top-up before the break. Tea/Coffee and refreshments provided. We look forward to seeing you all there! U13 Hurling: The Buncrana U13 Hurlers secured qualification for the Northwest Hurling league semi-finals on Sunday last in impressive form, with wins against Derry stalwarts Slaughtneill and Kevin Lynch’s, Dungiven. These wins were aided by previous wins in the competition over Lavey, Swatragh, and neighbours Burt. The only blemish on the record was a narrow defeat by tournament favourites Ballinascreen. These results have left us in the last four of the A- division which will take place next Sunday in Owenbeg and all support welcome.Senior Football: Our Senior sides were in Championship action once again this weekend, with the first legs of the Intermediate Championship quarter finals being held in Foden, Carndonagh on Saturday evening. Both sides will be happy to have recorded wins and are now firmly focused on the second legs which will take place next Sunday 21st October at 1.30pm and 3.00pm, Senior scoreline – Carndonagh 0-10 Buncrana 0-129. Reserve scoreline – Carndonagh 1-3 Buncrana 3-5. Training continues on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Sports Prediction Competition: Buncrana GAA sports prediction competition is still in full swing, please see the following for the top ten positions at present; Oisin McColgan 45, Brian Moran 45, Aidan Mulholland 42, Shaun Higgins 42, Andy McLaughlin (Snr) 42, Anne Sheridan 39, Stephen Moore 39, Andrew McLaughlin 39, Sharon McDaid 39, John Treacy 39. Further details will be available on Facebook.U10 Football: Training continues every Friday at 7.00pm at the Scarvey and new players are always welcome.Boys U14 Hurling: Boys U14 Hurling training takes place at the Scarvey every Tuesday and Thursday evening at 7.00pm. If you haven’t played before and are interested in playing Hurling please feel free to come along.Boys U14 Football: Training for the boys U14 team will take place on Monday evening at 5.00pm. New and returning players are always welcome.Boys U14 & U18 Hurling: Hurling training for boys aged 14 to 18 years takes place every Saturday at the Scarvey at 3.00pm-5.00pm. New players are always welcome.U8 and U10 Hurling: Hurling training for children under 8 and under 10 years takes place each Sunday at 11.00am. If your child would like to learn the basic skills of hurling in a safe and fun environment please come down and try it out, new players are always welcome.Sale of club gear: Orders are being taken for club gear and there are two special Christmas Pack Offers: (A) Windcheater (Emerald Green), Hat, socks & shorts, Boot bag, Hoodie, Bottoms. Kids €110/ Adults s/m/l €130. (B) Sports bag, Hat, socks, shorts, Hoodie, Bottoms, Boot Bag. Kids €110/ Adults s/m/l €130 Orders being taken on Monday 8th and Friday 12th and Monday 15th and Friday 19th (4 nights) of October from 8-9pm in the Clubhouse. Contact Elizabeth Anne Nelson on 086 0604075.Lotto: The winning numbers in the €3,120 jackpot lotto draw, which took place on Tuesday 9th October in O’Flaherty’s Bar on the Main Street, are as follows:4-6-11-15.There was no jackpot winner this week, however prizes of €20 go to each of the following participants: Sinead McLaughlin, Maginn AvenueIrene Doherty, 19 Lower Main StreetAine & Donal Daly, TrillickPJ Hallinan, ArdravanGalbraith Family, MillfieldCongratulations to our winners and thank you to all for your continued support, it is very much appreciated.Club Notes: Anyone who would like to receive a copy of the weekly club notes should email Oisín at buncrana.pro@gmail.com to be included on the mailing list. If you have any items which you think should be included in the club’s weekly notes, please email Oisín at buncrana.pro@gmail.com by 6pm on each Sunday for consideration. To keep up to date with all the latest goings-on, please join us on www.facebook.com/buncranagaa or www.twitter.com/buncranagaaGAA NEWS: BUNCRANA CLUB NOTES was last modified: October 15th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:buncrana gaa club noteslast_img read more

Malin GAA club presents ‘Rising Stars Music Academy’

first_imgThere was no winner of this week’s lotto jackpot of €650. The numbers drawn were 6-3-7-5-1-4-2. The €50 winner was Margaret Lockwood, Port Ronan, Malin Head. Next week’s jackpot is €700.Malin Gaa Club presents “RISING STARS MUSIC ACADEMY”Do you enjoy singing and performing? Would you like to be part of a performance group? ‘Rising Stars Music Academy’ is for you. With an enjoyable twist to songs in a fun and cool atmosphere, genres including traditional Irish, pop, country and musical and many more, this is for you. There is no experience or lessons needed, just come with your voice. To enquire for more information and to reserve a place for your child text, contact Annah Lafferty on 0866680565 with name and age of your child. Days and times will be confirmed in the new year for age groups and rehearsal schedules.Dinner Dance                                                                                                                          Our Annual Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday 21st January 2017 in the Malin Hotel. Make sure to Save the Date. Calendars                                                                                                                                   The club are featured on a Wild Atlantic Way calendar and are selling these now at the reduced price of €8 from the club shop or any committee member. This would make a lovely present to send to friends or relatives who may be living abroad. Contact John Byrne for further details on 0862507380.Donegal Yearbook                                                                                                                      The 2017 Donegal yearbook is out with every club is featured with reports on county teams and pictures etc. It can be purchased online priced €15 at: http://donegalgaa.ie/product/donegal-2016-yearbook/. The club has a selection available in the Club shop or contact John Byrne on 086 2507380. Club Shop                                                                                                                               The Club Shop is open every Saturday from 12.00pm to 2pm and Sunday from 11.20am to 2pm, alternatively contact Susan Byrne on 9370638 or 0867832242. The shop stocks a great range of in all sizes including coats, jackets, hoodies, tracksuits, socks, shorts, hats, gear bags and much more club merchandise. The club Facebook page has a picture of some of the many items available along with a pricelist. Facility Bookings                                                                                                                       All bookings for sports hall/gym should be made through Susan Byrne 0867832242. All bookings for pitch should be made through Gerard Mc Laughlin 0868704255. All bookings for upstairs/ function room should be made through John Mc Laughlin 0863858654. Remember the clubhouse is available for private functions/parties with stage, sound system, kitchen, bar and toilet facilities – contact John on the above number. Also anyone looking to borrow chairs or other items from clubhouse should also contact John.Club Pool Room                                                                                                                     The pool room is open every Saturday and Sunday evenings from 8:00pm to 11:00pm in the clubhouse. All welcome.Irish Dancing                                                                                                                          There will be Irish dancing lessons upstairs in the clubhouse every Wednesday from 4:00 to 5:15pm and every Friday 4:00 to 5:30 for boys and girls from age 3 and upwards. All beginners welcome, competitive and non-competitive dancers. Contact Donna for more details 0862615755.Club Gym – Get Fit Gym Gift VouchersGift Vouchers are now available for the Get Fit Gym in the Malin GAA Clubhouse. Gym Membership is €120 and only €100 for current club members. The Gift Vouchers can be bought in the gym throughout the week. Vouchers can also be used towards fitness classes, nutritional plans and personal training with Charlie Byrne Health & Fitness.Club notes                                                                                                                                All items for the club notes should be sent to Brendan Monagle on 0863777015 and brendanmonagle@yahoo.com or Linda McColgan on 0863452769 and lotsoflaughs88@hotmail.com or private message our Facebook page.Malin GAA club presents ‘Rising Stars Music Academy’ was last modified: January 9th, 2017 by Chris McNultyShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more