Latest Hub News @ : 28/04/2020 14:21:20
Tuesday 28th April 2020 14:21
Darkness Into Light – Sunrise Appeal /
Next Saturday, 9th May, a Darkness Into Light ‘Sunrise’ appeal is taking place. This special appeal, launched by Electric Ireland in partnership with Pieta, encourages people to donate what they can to Pieta and to come together while remaining apart by getting up at 5:30am to watch the sunrise and to show community and solidarity with those impacted by suicide and to spread the message and offer hope by sharing their sunrise moment using the #DIL2020
With Pieta being a cause that is close to so many of our hearts, it would be great to see high levels of staff involvement leading up to May 9th and on the day itself. Last year we received a lot of beautiful images and videos from staff all over Ireland making their journey from Darkness Into Light. If you are taking part in the ‘Sunrise’ appeal next week we would love to see your messages of hope and your images from the day on Yammer. Please let us know where the photo or video is taken and who is in it.
Please share your messages and images of hope on Yammer between now and May 9th and if you are posting on social media please don’t forget to tag us @electricireland and use the hashtag #DIL2020
Please send us your images and videos by email to mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org and allow us to share hope with those who need it most.
*Note: By sending us content, this is agreeing to allow for your image/video to be used on Electric Ireland social channels and for internal communications. If you do not want to provide this permission, please advise us in the body of the email. Donate at http://www.darknessintolight.ie
Death of Daniel Healy (Retired Staff Killarney)/
It is with great sadness that I advise of the death of our former colleague Daniel Healy, who died tragically on Monday 27th. Our thought and prayers are with his family at this time.
https://rip.ie/death-notice/daniel-healy-killarney-kerry/421653 Death Notice: Daniel Healy, Rockfield, Tralee Road, Killarney, Kerry
Suddenly following a road traffic accident, Daniel, beloved husband of Imelda nee Farrelly and loving father of Mary and the late Daniel. Very sadly missed and dearly loved by his family, brothers Johnny and Billy, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, his many friends, neighbours and his former colleagues in the ESB. HOUSE PRIVATE PLEASE
“May He Rest In Peace”
A Memorial Mass will take place at a late date to celebrate Daniel’s life.
Date Published: Tuesday 28th April 2020
Date of Death: Monday 27th April 2020
Death of Esther Jennings, Mother of Bernadette Jennings (Retired ESB Staff) /
It is with deep regret that I inform you of the death of Esther Jennings, loving mother of our former colleague Bernadette (Bernie) Jennings who worked across multiple business units in ESB.
Our deepest sympathies are with Bernie and her family at this difficult time. The funeral mass took place this morning at 11am and below are further details contained within the death notice. You can also leave a message of condolence via the link below. https://rip.ie/death-notice/esther-jennings-artane-dublin/421535
May Esther Rest in Peace.
Death of Margaret Hunter, mother of Patrick/
It is with deep regret that I inform you of the death of Margaret Hunter, mother of Patrick (IT Delivery). Our thoughts and prayers are with Patrick and his family at this sad time.
HUNTER (née Moran) Margaret (Glasnevin, Dublin 11) April 26th, 2020. Peacefully in the loving care of her family and the wonderful staff of the Beneavin House Nursing Home, Glasnevin. Beloved wife of Patrick, loving mother of John, Mary, Jim, Martin and Patrick, beloved sister of Patricia and the late John and David and doting Nana to Jack, Finn, Niamh, Judy, Ben, Cian, James, Eoghan, Daniel, Dylan and the late baby Sinead. Sadly missed by her family, son-in-law Liam, daughters-in-law Erin, Karen, Majella and Joanne, sister-in-law Mary, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Those who wish to may leave a message of condolence in the “Condolences” section below on the http://www.rip.ie page. A memorial Mass to celebrate her life will take place at a later date. No flowers please. Donations in lieu to The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, National Office, Temple Road, Blackrock, Co. Dublin or at https://alzheimer.ie/
May she rest in peace
Thank you from Mick Waters / Michael Waters
I would like to thank all my ESB colleagues for their support following the recent sad passing of my dear father Ken. While people could not be there personally during those difficult days, the emails, texts and calls provided us with great comfort and solace.
I will hopefully see you all soon to thank you in person but in the meantime, I hope you and your families stay safe and well at this time. Mick
Retirement of Michael Bourke, Networks Legal/ Annelie Walsh
After four years (not 40 years!!) Michael Bourke in Networks Legal is retiring on Thursday 30 April.
During his time in ESB Michael has advised on a wide range of legal issues and been involved in some very high profile cases. Prior to joining ESB Michael held a number of senior positions in Ireland and abroad and he has generously shared his knowledge and experience with his colleagues in ESB. Michael has made an enormous contribution to the Legal function and despite his relatively short tenure in ESB has developed strong relationships across the business.
Michael will be missed by his friends and colleagues not just for his legal expertise but for his good humour and his spontaneous singing on occasion!
We wish Michael all the best as he starts this chapter of his life which will no doubt involve new and exciting challenges.