Jerry Cowley

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Thriving family business. Drogheda butcher Justin Callaghan, of Justin Callaghan & Sons. Photograph: Tom Honan

YOU ALREADY KNOW YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT. BUT EXPERTS SAY YOU ALSO ARE WHERE YOU LIVE. IN A SPECIAL REPORT, THE IRISH TIMES SHOWS HOW 10 IRISH MAIN ST(...)

Urban village: Manor Street, in Stoneybatter in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The purpose of the Irish Times Healthy Streets project is to stimulate a conversation about the interplay between public health, planning and the futu(...)

Karen McHugh, chief executive of Safe Home Ireland, with Aideen Archbold. Photograph: Tom Honan

Aideen Archbold, an elegant and eloquent woman in her 70s, is on a hunt for the best cup of coffee in Dublin. Having spent almost her entire adult lif(...)

Dr Mary Rogan agrees that Fempi cuts had affected many GPs, and two doctors who had retired near her in Headford, Co Galway, had not been replaced. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

West coast general practitioners like Dr Mary Rogan and Dr Jerry Cowley know how deserving carers are of any sort of support, but they are worried abo(...)

A motion supporting a properly resourced contract supporting the present system of private GP contractors was passed unanimously at the IMO conference. File image: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

GPs have signalled their opposition to any move by the Health Service Executive to create salaried family doctor posts. An extreme shortage of GPs wi(...)

A €10 million deal on rural GP allowances was welcome, but would not be enough to attract doctors to rural Ireland, doctors’ representatives have warn(...)

Independent general election candidate Dr Michael Harty (standing, centre) chatting to Kinvara men Patrick Quinn, Michael O’Loughlin, Michael O’Loughlin jnr and Patrick O’Loughlin during a visit to Ennis Mart. Photograph: Eamon Ward

Like any election candidate, Michael Harty is going door to door. But while other politicians hand out leaflets, the Co Clare GP is as likely to be c(...)

Fine Gael was represented at the TV3 People’s Debate  by local TD Michelle Mulherin.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was criticised on Monday night for not turning up to a televised debate in his Mayo constituency just days after he took a swipe (...)

Jerry Cowley, who was previously elected as TD for Mayo in 2002, is to contest the general election for the ‘No Doctor, No Village’ campaign. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times.

Former Independent TD Jerry Cowley, who served one term in the Dail from 2002 to 2007, is to contest the general election as part of the ‘No Doctor, N(...)

Dr Liam Glynn and FG TD Pat Breen at the No Doctor No Village campaign meeting in Corofin, Co Clare. Photograph: NAGP

The No Doctor No Village campaign has confirmed it will run a Co Clare GP as a candidate in the upcoming general election. The decision comes follow(...)

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