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The Irish Times
This is a book about love – for friends, for family and, always and forever, for music Anna Carey gives her verdict on The Thrill of It All by Joseph O’Connor. Plus:
This is a book about love – for friends, for family and, always and forever, for music
The Irish Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Anna Carey gives her verdict on The Thrill of It All by Joseph O’Connor. Plus: the winners of our Book Club competition Joseph O’Connor’s prose bounces along with... Read more
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Irish Examiner
INMO outlines' serious safety concerns' about Kildare care centre | Irish Examiner Friday, September 04, 2015 - 06:47 AM The INMO has said i
INMO outlines' serious safety concerns' about Kildare care centre
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, September 04, 2015 - 06:47 AM The INMO has said it has serious patient safety concerns... Read more
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Undercover gardai to patrol Electric Picnic amid fears over deadly drugs powder Font Size Revellers attending this weekend's Electric Picnic are being warned
Undercover gardai to patrol Electric Picnic amid fears over deadly drugs powder
herald ie/ / Posted 16 hours ago
Font Size Revellers attending this weekend's Electric Picnic are being warned about dodgy pills and a lethal powder substance that have been doing the rounds at... Read more
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Farming Life
Ellie and Two Tone Toni seal victory at Glenpatrick Competitors travelled from all over Ireland for the latest Northern Region Ev
Ellie and Two Tone Toni seal victory at Glenpatrick
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
Competitors travelled from all over Ireland for the latest Northern Region Event held this week in the picturesque setting of Glenpatrick, courtesy of The Megahey family. No effort was spared in... Read more
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Notorious thug Dean Fagan who said he hit Rice sisters in segregation after prison rowNotorious thug who said he hit sisters in segregation after prison row Font Si
Notorious thug Dean Fagan who said he hit Rice sisters in segregation after prison row
herald ie/ / Posted yesterday
Notorious thug who said he hit sisters in segregation after prison row Font Size A thug who is expected to be arrested in relation to an assault on two sisters is in trouble behind bars, despite being locked up only a fortnight ago. Dean Fagan (25)... Read more
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Notorious thug in segregation after prison row Font Size A thug who is expected to be arrested in relation to an assault on
Notorious thug in segregation after prison row
herald ie/ / Posted yesterday
Font Size A thug who is expected to be arrested in relation to an assault on two sisters is in trouble behind bars, despite being locked up only a fortnight ago. Dean Fagan (25) is in a segregation... Read more
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Irish Examiner
High court grants family repossession reprieve | Irish Examiner Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Saurya Cherfi and Ray Manag
High court grants family repossession reprieve
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Saurya Cherfi and Ray Managh A family whose house was scheduled to be repossessed at lunchtime yesterday... Read more
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Irish Examiner
PHOTOS: Paul O'Connell's final game for Ireland on home soil | Irish Examiner Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 04:58 PM Ireland and Munster
PHOTOS: Paul O'Connell's final game for Ireland on home soil
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 04:58 PM Ireland and Munster legend Paul O'Connell played his last home game for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man charged with murder of Jason DoogueA 43-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Jason Doogue at a special
Man charged with murder of Jason Doogue
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
A 43-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Jason Doogue at a special sitting of Naas District Court. The man from Athy in Co Kildare was remanded in custody to appear at Cloverhill District Court on Wednesday. Since the attack, gardaí... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hero saves 8 children from drowning in the seaA hero has told of the dramatic moment he saved eight terrified children from d
Hero saves 8 children from drowning in the sea
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
A hero has told of the dramatic moment he saved eight terrified children from drowning. And he is urging parents to think about water safety after the near-tragedy near Barna, Co Galway. The 23-year-old, from Celbridge, Co Kildare, in Ireland has... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fifth person arrested after Kildare shooting | Irish Examiner Friday, August 28, 2015 - 07:02 PM A fith person has been
Fifth person arrested after Kildare shooting
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, August 28, 2015 - 07:02 PM A fith person has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Co Kildare last Friday. The man... Read more
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RTE News
Fifth arrest over fatal Athy shootingA fifth person has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Co Kild
Fifth arrest over fatal Athy shooting
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
A fifth person has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Co Kildare last week. The shooting occurred in the Greenhills area of Athy, Co Kildare. A man in his 30s was arrested in the Kildare area. He is being held at Naas Garda... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Michael Owen’s ‘superstar’ Brown Panther continues comeback with Newmarket gallopOwner Michael Owen and jockey Richard Kingscote after Brown Panther won The Pal
Michael Owen’s ‘superstar’ Brown Panther continues comeback with Newmarket gallop
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 7 days ago
Owner Michael Owen and jockey Richard Kingscote after Brown Panther won The Palmerstown House Estate Irish St Leger during the Irish Champions Weekend at The Curragh... Read more
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London24
Michael Owen’s ‘superstar’ Brown Panther continues comeback with Newmarket gallop Simon Jackson, London24’s horse racing correspondent Owner Michael Owen and
Michael Owen’s ‘superstar’ Brown Panther continues comeback with Newmarket gallop
London24 / Posted 7 days ago
Simon Jackson, London24’s horse racing correspondent Owner Michael Owen and jockey Richard Kingscote after Brown Panther won The Palmerstown House Estate Irish St... Read more
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The Irish Times
Picnic Times: The winner of our picnic competition and a selection of the best entries There was a brilliant response to our reader competition for picnic stories,
Picnic Times: The winner of our picnic competition and a selection of the best entries
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
There was a brilliant response to our reader competition for picnic stories, memories and recipes – thanks to everyone who got involved. You can read a selection... Read more
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herald ie/
Tragic teen Gemma's father: 'not an hour goes by that we don't think of her' Font Size The father of one of the four young friends killed in a horror road
Tragic teen Gemma's father: 'not an hour goes by that we don't think of her'
herald ie/ / Posted 7 days ago
Font Size The father of one of the four young friends killed in a horror road crash in January has said the message of road safety is not getting through to... Read more
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herald ie/
Tragic teen's father says safety message is 'not getting through' Font Size The father of one of the four young friends killed in a horror road
Tragic teen's father says safety message is 'not getting through'
herald ie/ / Posted 7 days ago
Font Size The father of one of the four young friends killed in a horror road crash in January has said the message of road safety is not getting through to drivers. Speaking as... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Guinness Book of Records book toasts continued success after 60 years | Irish Examiner Sixty years ago today, if Swede Hans Jeppson wanted to toa
Guinness Book of Records book toasts continued success after 60 years
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner Sixty years ago today, if Swede Hans Jeppson wanted to toast the appearance of his name in... Read more
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herald ie/
Suspect in BMX shooting paying 'protection money' to dissidents The 42-year-old criminal was still being questioned in Kildare Garda Station
Suspect in BMX shooting paying 'protection money' to dissidents
herald ie/ / Posted 8 days ago
The 42-year-old criminal was still being questioned in Kildare Garda Station last night about the fatal shooting of Jason Doogue in Athy, Co Kildare last Friday. The Athy man was... Read more
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herald ie/
Suspect in shooting paying 'protection money' to dissidents The 42-year-old criminal was still being questioned in Kildare Garda Station
Suspect in shooting paying 'protection money' to dissidents
herald ie/ / Posted 8 days ago
The 42-year-old criminal was still being questioned in Kildare Garda Station last night about the fatal shooting of Jason Doogue in Athy, Co Kildare last Friday. The Athy man was arrested... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kildare hotel to be reception centre for Syrian refugees | Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 08:04 PM A hotel in Co Kilda
Kildare hotel to be reception centre for Syrian refugees
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 08:04 PM A hotel in Co Kildare is to act as a reception centre for Syrian refugees from... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man, 22, arrested over Kildare road collision | Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 11:44 AM A man has been arre
Man, 22, arrested over Kildare road collision
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 11:44 AM A man has been arrested as part of investigations into a collision in Co Kildare in which four... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Maria's Got Talent!26 August 2015 The Ladies Gaelic Football Association recently launched a tale
Maria's Got Talent!
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 9 days ago
26 August 2015 The Ladies Gaelic Football Association recently launched a talent search to find a fantastic singer to perform Amhrán na bhFiann at the TG4 Ladies All Ireland Football Finals in Croke Park on September 27th. Today,... Read more
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herald ie/
BMX murder was the result of drugs dispute of just €100 Font Size The chief suspect for the country's latest gun killing shot dead hi
BMX murder was the result of drugs dispute of just €100
herald ie/ / Posted 9 days ago
Font Size The chief suspect for the country's latest gun killing shot dead his 22-year-old victim because of a dispute over just €100, it can be revealed. The petty cash row led to a... Read more
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Woman arrested in relation to fatal shooting in Athy 25 August 2015 10:47 AM Jason Doogue, 22, was gunned down by a masked killer
Woman arrested in relation to fatal shooting in Athy
herald ie/ / Posted 10 days ago
25 August 2015 10:47 AM Jason Doogue, 22, was gunned down by a masked killer on a BMX bicycle in the Greenhills area of Athy, Co Kildare, on Friday evening. The victim was rushed to Naas General... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Woman held over shooting dead of man outside Co Kildare home Gardai are questioning a woman over the shooting A woman has been arrested i
Woman held over shooting dead of man outside Co Kildare home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Gardai are questioning a woman over the shooting A woman has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a man outside his home in Co Kildare. Jason Doogue, 22, was gunned... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Woman arrested by gardaí investigating fatal shooting in Athy | Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:19 AM A woman aged in her 3
Woman arrested by gardaí investigating fatal shooting in Athy
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:19 AM A woman aged in her 30s has been arrested by Gardaí investigating last... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Judge warns against emergence of 'lynch mob' as he remands man in custody | Irish Examiner Monday, August 24, 2015 - 11:28 AM A 35-year-old man has
Judge warns against emergence of 'lynch mob' as he remands man in custody
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, August 24, 2015 - 11:28 AM A 35-year-old man has been remanded in custody... Read more
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Man (35) to appear in court charged in connection with fatal assault 24 August 2015 08:11 AM He will appear before a sitting of Naas District Cou
Man (35) to appear in court charged in connection with fatal assault
herald ie/ / Posted 11 days ago
24 August 2015 08:11 AM He will appear before a sitting of Naas District Court this morning. Gardaí in Naas are investigating the assault which occurred at Sarto Park, Naas on... Read more
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Tributes for 'harmless, lovable' homeless man killed in attack There has been an outpouring of grief following the violent death of Patsy Ke
Tributes for 'harmless, lovable' homeless man killed in attack
herald ie/ / Posted 11 days ago
There has been an outpouring of grief following the violent death of Patsy Kelly (58) from Naas in Co Kildare. Mr Kelly, known throughout the town as 'Bud', had severe problems with... Read more
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Two teens among three held over Athy gun murder Alan O'Keeffe – 24 August 2015 02:30 AM Jason Doogue was fatally shot as he
Two teens among three held over Athy gun murder
herald ie/ / Posted 11 days ago
Alan O'Keeffe – 24 August 2015 02:30 AM Jason Doogue was fatally shot as he chatted with friends outside a house in Athy, Co Kildare, last Friday. A man wearing a balaclava cycled towards Mr Doogue... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Attack victim aged 58 dies in hospital Gardai are seeking witnesses after a man aged 58 died following a serious ass
Attack victim aged 58 dies in hospital
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Gardai are seeking witnesses after a man aged 58 died following a serious assault in Co Kildare A 58 year old man has died after a serious assault in Co Kildare, gardai said. One man was arrested at the scene... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man dies in Kildare assault; Gardaí make arrest | Irish Examiner Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 10:28 AM A 58-year-old man has
Man dies in Kildare assault; Gardaí make arrest
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
| Irish Examiner Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 10:28 AM A 58-year-old man has died following an assault in Naas, Co Kildare. Gardaí say the attack... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Gardaí arrest two teenagers in connection with Kildare gun murder | Irish Examiner Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 09:58 AM Two teenagers have bee
Gardaí arrest two teenagers in connection with Kildare gun murder
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
| Irish Examiner Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 09:58 AM Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with the fatal... Read more
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RTE News
Man held following assault in Co KildareA 58-year-old man has died following an assault at Sarto Park in Naas, Co Kilda
Man held following assault in Co Kildare
RTE News / Posted 12 days ago
A 58-year-old man has died following an assault at Sarto Park in Naas, Co Kildare last night. A man, 35, has been arrested and is being detained at Naas Garda Station. The scene is being preserved and gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Teenagers arrested over Co Kildare housing estate gun murder There have been three arrests over the shooting Two teenagers have been arre
Teenagers arrested over Co Kildare housing estate gun murder
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
There have been three arrests over the shooting Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a man on a housing estate. Jason Doogue, 22, was gunned down by... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Teens arrested over murder of man sitting outside his home in broad daylightJason Doogue, 23, was shot three times in the chest while sitting on a wall out
Teens arrested over murder of man sitting outside his home in broad daylight
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
Jason Doogue, 23, was shot three times in the chest while sitting on a wall outside his Greenhills home in Athy, Co Kildare, on Friday. A man in his 40s had been arrested in connection with the hit and this morning Gardai confirmed that two teens... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Gardaí name victim of Kildare shooting | Irish Examiner Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 03:36 PM The victim of yester
Gardaí name victim of Kildare shooting
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 03:36 PM The victim of yesterday's fatal shooting in Athy in Co. Kildare has been named locally as Jason Doogue. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Victim of fatal shooting in Kildare named | Irish Examiner Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 11:54 AM The victim of yester
Victim of fatal shooting in Kildare named
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 11:54 AM The victim of yesterday's fatal shooting in Athy, Co Kildare has been named locally as Jason Doogue. The... Read more
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RTE News
Man arrested over shooting in Athy, Co KildareA man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Athy, Co Kildare and g
Man arrested over shooting in Athy, Co Kildare
RTE News / Posted 13 days ago
A man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Athy, Co Kildare and gardaí are calling for witnesses or anybody with information to come forward. The man held is in his early 40s. The shooting happened around 5pm yesterday evening. The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man shot dead on housing estate by bicycle gunman Gardai are investigating a fatal shooting A man in his 20s has been shot dea
Man shot dead on housing estate by bicycle gunman
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
Gardai are investigating a fatal shooting A man in his 20s has been shot dead on a housing estate by a gunman on a bicycle. Gardai said the murder occurred shortly after 5pm in the Greenhills area... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man in serious condition in hospital following shooting incident in Co. Kildare | Irish Examiner Friday, August 21, 2015 - 07:58 PM A man in his early 20'
Man in serious condition in hospital following shooting incident in Co. Kildare
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, August 21, 2015 - 07:58 PM A man in his early 20's is being... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man dies following shooting incident in Co. Kildare | Irish Examiner Friday, August 21, 2015 - 08:14 PM A man in his early 20'
Man dies following shooting incident in Co. Kildare
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, August 21, 2015 - 08:14 PM A man in his early 20's has died after being shot at multiple times in Athy. The incident... Read more
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Criminal who said he attacked sisters is now locked up in jail Dean Fagan is wanted for questioning about an incident in which Tallaght sist
Criminal who said he attacked sisters is now locked up in jail
herald ie/ / Posted 14 days ago
Dean Fagan is wanted for questioning about an incident in which Tallaght sisters Amy (21) and Nicole Rice (19) were left battered and bruised after being attacked at an apartment in... Read more
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Independent
Captain Lord John FitzGerald: Horseracing trainer who helped Dubai's ruling family become one of the most powerful forces in his sportEven within his own sphere, it is likely that not many today could name him as
Captain Lord John FitzGerald: Horseracing trainer who helped Dubai's ruling family become one of the most powerful forces in his sport
Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Even within his own sphere, it is likely that not many today could name him as the man who put in train the vision that has had the most profound effect on modern racing. In 1992, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum of Dubai's ruling family... Read more
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'The baby's due in September. I'm really scared, but there are exciting times ahead' - Kenneth EganOlympian Kenneth Egan tells Joanna Kiernan about being sober for five years, lo
'The baby's due in September. I'm really scared, but there are exciting times ahead' - Kenneth Egan
herald ie/ / Posted 16 days ago
Olympian Kenneth Egan tells Joanna Kiernan about being sober for five years, local politics and becoming a father Font Size I have always thought... Read more
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Irish Central
Michael Collins and Arthur Griffith’s lives celebrated in Glasnevin cemeteryThe tragic loss of two of Ireland’s greatest Republicans is remembered on the 9
Michael Collins and Arthur Griffith’s lives celebrated in Glasnevin cemetery
Irish Central / Posted 20 days ago
The tragic loss of two of Ireland’s greatest Republicans is remembered on the 93rd anniversary of their death. Photo by: Public Domain/WikiCommons This Sunday, the lives of two of Ireland’s greatest Republicans will be commemorated in Glasnevin... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Trust ‘preying’on home owners | Irish Examiner A controversial trust accused of “predatory behaviour” by
Trust ‘preying’on home owners
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
| Irish Examiner A controversial trust accused of “predatory behaviour” by a mortgage insolvency expert has reignited its appeal for funds on Facebook. The Rodolphus Allen Private Trust... Read more
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The Irish Times
Best Shops in Ireland: The Shortlist Almost 3,000 shops have been nominated for awards. Now, we’ve whittled the com
Best Shops in Ireland: The Shortlist
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
Almost 3,000 shops have been nominated for awards. Now, we’ve whittled the competition down to a shortlist of 100 and sent our judges out on the road to shop The shortlist is out. We’ve whittled down your... Read more
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The Irish Times
Our Wedding Story: The bride drove a Ferrari Fidelma Butler and Robert MacNamara: ‘It’s the first time they’ve had a bride
Our Wedding Story: The bride drove a Ferrari
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
Fidelma Butler and Robert MacNamara: ‘It’s the first time they’ve had a bride drive herself to her wedding reception’ Robert, from Celbridge, Co Kildare, who works in corporate banking, and Fidelma... Read more
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