Newcastle secure Goode and Balding

first_imgBalding has represented England at both Saxons and Sevens level, is a product of the Leicester Tigers academy and went on to win four Premiership titles and two Heineken Cups with the Welford Road club. LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS James Goode has extended his stay with the Falcon’s until the end of the seasonNewcastle Falcons have completed a transfer deadline day swoop for Ospreys second-rower James Goode and experienced No.8 Adam Balding on loan until the end of the season.Goode, 29, who was part of the Grand Slam winning Wales under-21s team of 2003, burst onto the scene with his hometown club Cardiff Blues. Making 15 appearances for the Blues, the renowned line-out specialist earned himself a move to Air New Zealand Cup side Manawatu Turbos in 2007.Goode enjoyed three successful seasons down under before the 6ft 7” 17st 8lb forward returned to his native Wales, with the Ospreys in November 2009. BRIDGEND, WALES – NOVEMBER 12: James Goode of the Ospreys looks on during the LV Anglo Welsh Cup match between Ospreys and Leicester Tigers at the Brewery Field on November 12, 2010 in Bridgend, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images) In 2004 the Coventry-born forward, 32, moved to Gloucester and after a string of impressive performances he became club captain for the Cherry and Whites. Re-joining the Falcons after a successful stint with the club during the 2008-09 season, the 6ft 2” 17st 5lb lynchpin moved to Worcester Warriors in February 2010 on a two-year deal.“I’m looking forward to the move to Newcastle, a club that I know well and have fond memories from my previous time in the north east,” said Balding. “I’m fit, injury free and determined to make a big impression. I’m keen to get up to Newcastle and do my best before the end of the season.last_img read more

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British Ministry of Health to promote ‘low alcohol’ wine

first_imgNews Pinterest Google+ Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton By News Highland – August 16, 2013 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota WhatsApp Twitter 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report British Ministry of Health to promote ‘low alcohol’ winecenter_img Facebook Previous articleDonegal based Spanish students return to the North for the first time since Omagh bombNext articleCall for ‘day of anger’ in Egypt News Highland Pinterest Twitter Irish people would be well advised to review their drinking, according to a health expert.The British Ministry of Health is promoting low alcohol wine in an effort to encourage healthier lifestyle choices and tackle alcohol-related illnesses.They are petitioning the EU to relax rules which require wine to be above 8.5 percent alcohol.In Ireland the proportion of women with advanced liver disease has substantially increased in recent years and the number of deaths from alcohol has doubled.Frank Murray, Chair of Alcohol Policy Group in Royal College of Physicians Ireland. He says everyone would be better to drink less.”The proportion of women with advanced liver disease has substantially increased” he said.”When I was a trainee 25 years ago, seeing women present with alcoholic liver disease and dying form it was very unusual; whereas now, it’s almost neck-and-neck with men”.”And it is worth saying that the number of deaths in Ireland due to liver sclerosis has doubled in the last 20 years (and) the number of deaths from liver disease due to alcohol has doubled”.”So it’s a huge problem” he added. WhatsApp Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Google+ Facebook Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress schemelast_img read more

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Medicine Creek Winery : Friday Night Flights at the Winery!

first_imgFriday, June 24th – Live Music by Austin Radio!Angie Ward and Mark Medalen of Austin Radio will be rocking the house from 4-8pm. Facebook0Tweet0Pin0We know the sunshine is coming so we have our NEW garden area ready for you to enjoy! Beginning Friday June 10th and June 24th Medicine Creek Winery will be extending their hours of operation to include Fridays from 3PM to 8PM. Starting in July, we will be open every Friday night. You can enjoy a glass of your favorite wine or try a flight of three wines while sitting in our new outdoor garden area. The perfect way to unwind from the long work week!MORE UPCOMING EVENTS: Sunday, June 19th – Father’s Day at the Winery!Mother’s Day was so much fun we have had requests to do something just as special for Father’s Day.  So, bring DAD on Sunday June 19th         to taste his favorite wines.  Dads are free. Danny James will be playing live at the winery. Danny is a great performer and loves to play to an audiance.  Plan to hang out as long as you would like and enjoy the atmosphere & music.center_img Friday July 1st – Live Music by Danny JamesSaturday July 23rd –  Italian wine makers dinner at the winery.  Stay tuned for more information soon.Check the website for special events such as music, BBQ, Etc. over the summer.  We will be posting details very soon!We look forward to seeing you there!Thank you,MCWlast_img read more

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