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Stobart Air has been the operator of Aer Lingus Regional services from Dublin Airport to Kerry, Donegal, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Newquay and Manchester, and from Belfast Airport to Edinburgh, Exeter, East Midlands, Leeds, Birmingham and Manchester. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

All Aer Lingus regional flights operated by Stobart Air have been cancelled after the latter announced on Saturday morning it has ceased trading and i(...)

Aer Lingus said it is now contacting customers to advise them of their options for refund or re-booking.

Aer Lingus has announced it will step in to provide services for some of its passengers who have been left stranded as a result of the immediate closu(...)

“Cabin crew have endured over 14 months of pay-cuts, layoffs, redundancies and job insecurity,” says Ashley  Connolly of Fórsa.

Contradictory signals from Government on plans to reopen international travel put thousands of jobs at risk, aviation workers’ representatives warned (...)

Aer Lingus is laying off 130 cabin crew and other staff at Cork Airport without pay between September and November, according to trade union, Fórsa. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Aer Lingus is warning of further job cuts after announcing the closure of its Shannon Airport base with the potential loss of up to 130 workers. The(...)

Trade union Fórsa, which represents 5,000 workers in airlines, airports, air navigation and other parts of the industry, says the Government has no plan to ensure its survival after Covid-19

Thousands of jobs in aviation will be lost permanently without Government support, unions warned on Tuesday. Trade union Fórsa and its affiliate, the(...)

Aer Lingus is keeping its 2021 schedules under “constant review” while officials weigh introducing extra quarantines or banning travel from some regions. File photograph: Cathal McNaughton/ Reuters

Irish aviation’s survival will be at stake if the Government fails to boost aid to the industry alongside any tougher Covid-19 travel restrictions, t(...)

Stobart flies Aer Lingus Regional services between the Republic and provincial British airports. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Cabin crew have dropped a strike threat at Stobart Air that could potentially have grounded Aer Lingus Regional flights, after the airline agreed to t(...)

Forsa official Ashley Connolly said that the cabin crew agreement marked a milestone in the development of collective bargaining at the airline. Photograph: Rafael Marchante/Reuters

Fórsa will be the only trade union to represent Ryanair’s 200 or so directly-employed Irish-based cabin crew following a deal struck between the pair.(...)

 Minister for Health Leo Varadkar (second right) with former Minister for Children James Reilly (left); Eilish Hardiman chief executive of  the Children’s Hospital Group (right); John Pollock, Project Director the NPHDB, and Lucan sisters, Isabel (nine), Ashleigh (13) and Matilda Kiernan (seven) at Our lady’s Hospital for Children, Crumlin  marking the granting of planning permission for the new National Children’s Hospital on the grounds of St James’s Hospital. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

For Louis Roden, a father of two children with cystic fibrosis, the news that a new children’s hospital is to be built in Dublin was more a source of (...)

An inquest has heard that it took 17 minutes for an ambulance to arrive at the scene of an accident, although the deceased – a 75-year-old pedestrian (...)

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