Carysfort Class 1971-73 Reunion

This year we plan to celebrate the 47th anniversary of our graduation from Carysfort College with 11.00am coffee/tea and lunch at 1.00 pm on Sat.4th April in Bloomfield House Hotel and leisure centre,Mullingar. Packages are available for stay over. Lake walks and...

Pension Parity – What the Parties Say

The main political parties were asked to answer the following question: Will you increase pensions of retired teachers in line with pay of those still teaching? Read the responses received here.   The INTO posed a number of questions to the main political parties...

General Election 2020

 State pension age becomes a major election issue   Is this an issue that affects teachers? The State Pension (Contributory) – previously known as the Old Age Contributory Pension – is a weekly pension payment paid by the Department of Social Protection to...

General Election 2020

Pension parity our key concern   Over the past 12 months the Alliance of Retired Public Servants (ARPS) has had a series of meetings with politicians from all parties and groupings as well as Independent members of the Dáil. The purpose of this engagement was to...