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International Business Times
Sir Terry Wogan: Radio and TV legend's funeral to take place next week Sir Terry Wogan's funeral will take place next week, the BBC has confirmed. The
Sir Terry Wogan: Radio and TV legend's funeral to take place next week
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Sir Terry Wogan's funeral will take place next week, the BBC has confirmed. The veteran star died of cancer on Sunday (January 31) age 77. The funeral will be a private service attended by his family and close friends. The service will take place in... Read more
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U TV
Funeral held for Derry City legend Mark FarrenThe Donegal-born Candy Stripes hero died on Tuesday, six years after being diag
Funeral held for Derry City legend Mark Farren
U TV / Posted 3 days ago
The Donegal-born Candy Stripes hero died on Tuesday, six years after being diagnosed with brain cancer. The 33-yea-old’s funeral was held at St Mary's Church in Ballybrack, near where he lived in Moville, Co Donegal on Friday. Among the mourners... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Funeral held for Derry City's legendary footballer Mark Farren By Donna Deeney and Jonny Bell Funeral of former Derry City FC striker, Mark
Funeral held for Derry City's legendary footballer Mark Farren
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
By Donna Deeney and Jonny Bell Funeral of former Derry City FC striker, Mark Farren, has takes place in County Donegal. Mr Farren had been receiving treatment for an aggressive brain... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish independence influenced other colonies, say UCD speakers Former presidents Mbeki and Mkapa, and former minister Khurshid in After Empir
Irish independence influenced other colonies, say UCD speakers
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
Former presidents Mbeki and Mkapa, and former minister Khurshid in After Empire talk President Michael D Higgins (second right) with former Tanzanian president Benjamin Mkapa (left),... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michael D Higgins sends sympathy letter to widow of footballer Mark Farren | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 04:59 pm President Michael
Michael D Higgins sends sympathy letter to widow of footballer Mark Farren
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 04:59 pm President Michael D Higgins has... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Footballer Mark Farren's widow receives sympathy letter from President Higgins Derry City FC star Mark Farren was the club's record goalscorer and League of
Footballer Mark Farren's widow receives sympathy letter from President Higgins
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Derry City FC star Mark Farren was the club's record goalscorer and League of Ireland Player of the Year in 2005 President Michael D Higgins has personally extended... Read more
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Farming Life
Footballer Mark FarrenPresident Michael D Higgins has personally extended sympathy to the widow of fo
Footballer Mark Farren
Farming Life / Posted 4 days ago
President Michael D Higgins has personally extended sympathy to the widow of footballer Mark Farren after his death from cancer aged 33. The Derry City FC star, the club's record goalscorer and League of Ireland Player of the Year in 2005, will be... Read more
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Limerick Post
Terry Wogan dies after battle with cancerPRESIDENT Michael D Higgins has led tributes to the veteran broadcaster and muc
Terry Wogan dies after battle with cancer
Limerick Post / Posted 5 days ago
PRESIDENT Michael D Higgins has led tributes to the veteran broadcaster and much loved Limerick man Terry Wogan who has died at the age of 77 following his battle with cancer. Born in Limerick in August 1938, Sir Michael Terrence Wogan began his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Taoiseach announces general election date in tweet Enda Kenny makes his announcement in Dublin yesterday The opening shots have
Taoiseach announces general election date in tweet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Enda Kenny makes his announcement in Dublin yesterday The opening shots have been fired in what will be one of the Republic's shortest ever general election campaigns. Taoiseach Enda Kenny has... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Voters given advice on deciphering political jargon ahead of poll President Michael D Higgins, sitting next to Taoiseach Enda Kenny, sign an or
Voters given advice on deciphering political jargon ahead of poll
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
President Michael D Higgins, sitting next to Taoiseach Enda Kenny, sign an order dissolving the Irish parliament and starting the 2016 general election campaign at Aras an Uachtarain... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Labour's Kevin Humphreys was quick to get his posters up after the dissolution of the Dáil | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 01:00 pm By...
Labour's Kevin Humphreys was quick to get his posters up after the dissolution of the Dáil
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 01:00 pm By... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Dáil has been dissolved at Áras an Uachtaráin | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 09:49 am Latest Update: 10
The Dáil has been dissolved at Áras an Uachtaráin
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 09:49 am Latest Update: 10.50am The Taoiseach and Tánaiste posed for photographs on the steps of... Read more
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U TV
Date announced for Irish General ElectionThe widely-expected date was confirmed in a video post on Wednesday morning, as
Date announced for Irish General Election
U TV / Posted 6 days ago
The widely-expected date was confirmed in a video post on Wednesday morning, as Mr Kenny goes to meet President Michael D Higgins to formally ask him to dissolve the 31st Dáil. The new parliament will not sit again until 10 March following one of... Read more
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International Business Times
Ireland: General election called for 26 February after dail dissolved Ireland will have one of the shortest election battles in its political history
Ireland: General election called for 26 February after dail dissolved
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
Ireland will have one of the shortest election battles in its political history after its dail was dissolved and a date for people to go to the polls set at 26 February. On Wednesday (3 February) Prime Minister Enda Kenny travelled to the official... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Joan Burton urges public to re-elect current coalition 'we inherited a ruin and we rebuilt it' | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 11:31...
Joan Burton urges public to re-elect current coalition 'we inherited a ruin and we rebuilt it'
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 11:31... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Dáil has been dissolved at Áras an Uachataráin | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 09:49 am Latest Update: 10
The Dáil has been dissolved at Áras an Uachataráin
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 09:49 am Latest Update: 10.50am The Taoiseach and Tánaiste posed for photographs on the steps of... Read more
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BBC News
Taoiseach Enda Kenny announces Irish election date - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Taoiseach Enda Kenny announces Irish election date
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Taoiseach Enda Kenny announces... Read more
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U TV
Taoiseach halts Dáil ahead of Irish General ElectionThough the official date for the election is yet to be announced, 26 February h
Taoiseach halts Dáil ahead of Irish General Election
U TV / Posted 6 days ago
Though the official date for the election is yet to be announced, 26 February has been widely suggested as the day voters in the Republic of Ireland will go to the polls. Mr Kenny will now travel to Áras an Uachtaráin to ask President Michael D... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Irelands premier announces Feb. 26 electionDUBLIN (AP) � Prime Minister Enda Kenny has announced that the nation will vote
Irelands premier announces Feb. 26 election
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
DUBLIN (AP) � Prime Minister Enda Kenny has announced that the nation will vote Feb. 26 in an election that pits his coalition government against opposition leaders critical of his handling of Ireland's bailout and economic recovery. Kenny made the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10 « Shropshire StarThe Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Hi
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10 « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 6 days ago
The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an Uachtarain in Dublin, where he will formally ask him to dissolve the 31st Dail. Mr Kenny said the new Dail, or lower house of... Read more
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Irish Central
Irish general election to be called today for February 26An Taoiseach Enda Kenny will visit President Higgins and ask him to dissolve th
Irish general election to be called today for February 26
Irish Central / Posted 6 days ago
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny will visit President Higgins and ask him to dissolve the government so contest can begin. Photo by: RollingNews.ie It’s all systems go for the Irish general election. Today Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Enda Kenny has said he... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Taoiseach has called the election | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 09:49 am The Taoiseach has
The Taoiseach has called the election
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 09:49 am The Taoiseach has fired the starting gun and called the election. Enda Kenny is now on his way to Aras an... Read more
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Gazette
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he de
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an... Read more
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guardian-series
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he de
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he de
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an... Read more
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Harrow Times
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he de
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an... Read more
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This is West Country
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he de
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an... Read more
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Gazette News
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he de
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an... Read more
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thebee
Irish Election Called For End Of FebruaryIreland's Prime Minister has confirmed that the country will hold a General Ele
Irish Election Called For End Of February
thebee / Posted 6 days ago
Ireland's Prime Minister has confirmed that the country will hold a General Election on 26 February. Enda Kenny travelled to the official residence of the President, Michael D Higgins, to request the dissolution of parliament. With the number of... Read more
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Bolton News
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he de
Enda Kenny blows Irish election whistle as parliament halted until March 10
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny signalled an imminent general election as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to President Michael D Higgins' official residence, Aras an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Taoiseach Enda Kenny calls Irish General Election Enda Kenny has signalled an imminent general election in the Republic of Irel
Taoiseach Enda Kenny calls Irish General Election
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Enda Kenny has signalled an imminent general election in the Republic of Ireland as he declared parliament will not sit again until March 10. The Taoiseach made the announcement before travelling to... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Irelands premier announces Feb. 26 electionDUBLIN - Prime Minister Enda Kenny has announced that the nation will vote Feb.
Irelands premier announces Feb. 26 election
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
DUBLIN - Prime Minister Enda Kenny has announced that the nation will vote Feb. 26 in an election that pits his coalition government against opposition leaders critical of his handling of Ireland's bailout and economic recovery. Kenny made the... Read more
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NZCity
Tributes have poured in for Terry Wogan following his death from cancer. The 77-year-old TV presenter passed away after a short illness and a number of
Tributes have poured in for Terry Wogan following his death from cancer.
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
The 77-year-old TV presenter passed away after a short illness and a number of celebrities have joined the President of Ireland and Britain's Prime Minister in expressing their... Read more
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Herald.ie
Kenny rallies the troops with final promises as Dail set to be dissolvedPolitics Niall O'Connor and Kevin Doyle – 03 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size
Kenny rallies the troops with final promises as Dail set to be dissolved
Herald.ie / Posted 6 days ago
Politics Niall O'Connor and Kevin Doyle – 03 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size Fine Gael ministers have pledged to introduce strict rules surrounding patients lying on trolleys,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Call to issue fines to candidates campaigning before General Election is called | Irish Examiner Tuesday, February 02, 2016 - 04:03 pm Authorities have be
Call to issue fines to candidates campaigning before General Election is called
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, February 02, 2016 - 04:03 pm Authorities have been urged to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Call to issue fines to candidates campaigning before election called Enda Kenny will ask President Michael D. Higgins to dissolve the Dail Author
Call to issue fines to candidates campaigning before election called
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Enda Kenny will ask President Michael D. Higgins to dissolve the Dail Authorities have been urged to fine general election hopefuls who flout the law by putting up campaign... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Dramatic rise’ in drug-related deaths, says National Family Support Network | Irish Examiner Tuesday, February 02, 2016 There has been a “dramatic ris
‘Dramatic rise’ in drug-related deaths, says National Family Support Network
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, February 02, 2016 There has been a “dramatic rise” in the number of... Read more
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U TV
Irish General Election to be called on WednesdayThere had been widespread speculation for a number of days that Mr Kenny would
Irish General Election to be called on Wednesday
U TV / Posted 7 days ago
There had been widespread speculation for a number of days that Mr Kenny would announce the date of the vote at Tuesday's cabinet meeting and go to the country thereafter. However instead the announcement will come on Wednesday, to allow the Dáil to... Read more
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U TV
Taoiseach to confirm Irish General Election dateMr Kenny and Tánaiste Joan Burton will agree a date at their usual pre-cabinet
Taoiseach to confirm Irish General Election date
U TV / Posted 7 days ago
Mr Kenny and Tánaiste Joan Burton will agree a date at their usual pre-cabinet meeting on Tuesday morning, but the election may not be called until Wednesday. Friday 26 February the most likely date but there is speculation that some in the Fine... Read more
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Herald.ie
Kenny poised to call election as an extra €1bn pours into coffers Niall O'Connor and John Downing – 02 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size Taisea
Kenny poised to call election as an extra €1bn pours into coffers
Herald.ie / Posted 7 days ago
Niall O'Connor and John Downing – 02 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size Taiseach Enda Kenny is poised to announce the date of the General Election as new figures show an extra €1bn... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Taoiseach expected to call election | Irish Examiner Tuesday, February 02, 2016 Taoiseach Enda Kenny is widely
Taoiseach expected to call election
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, February 02, 2016 Taoiseach Enda Kenny is widely expected to call the general election today, with a Friday polling day likely. A Fine Gael... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Signs abound that election will be called tomorrow | Irish Examiner Monday, February 01, 2016 - 11:55 am By Elaine Loughlin
Signs abound that election will be called tomorrow
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, February 01, 2016 - 11:55 am By Elaine Loughlin Speculation is mounting that Toaiseach Enda Kenny will call an election... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gloria Hunniford leads tributes to Terry Wogan, the colossus of British broadcast Broadcasting legend Terry Wogan, who has died at the age of 77Sir Terry with
Gloria Hunniford leads tributes to Terry Wogan, the colossus of British broadcast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Broadcasting legend Terry Wogan, who has died at the age of 77Sir Terry with Children in Need mascot Pudsey BearSir Terry with his wife Helen at Buckingham Palace when... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Shropshire stars join tributes to Sir Terry Wogan « Shropshire StarThe broadcaster passed away yesterday following a short battle with cancer, his
Shropshire stars join tributes to Sir Terry Wogan « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 8 days ago
The broadcaster passed away yesterday following a short battle with cancer, his family said. Today, some of the region’s top celebrities paid tribute to one of the country’s best-known stars. Singer Carol Decker, who grew up in Shropshire, today... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battle Sir Terry Wogan, who has died aged 77 following a short illness Sir Terry Wo
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battle
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Sir Terry Wogan, who has died aged 77 following a short illness Sir Terry Wogan has been hailed as a "national treasure" after his death from cancer aged 77. The veteran... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Terry Wogan was simply unique, it's like losing a family member: Tributes flow for the colossus of British broadcast Broadcasting legend Terry Wogan, who has died at the age of 77Sir Terry with
Terry Wogan was simply unique, it's like losing a family member: Tributes flow for the colossus of British broadcast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Broadcasting legend Terry Wogan, who has died at the age of 77Sir Terry with Children in Need mascot Pudsey BearSir Terry with his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battle Sir Terry Wogan, who has died aged 77 following a short illness Sir Terry Wo
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battle
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Sir Terry Wogan, who has died aged 77 following a short illness Sir Terry Wogan has been hailed as a "national treasure" after his death from cancer aged 77. The veteran... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Terry Wogan 1938-2016: ‘An ambassador for Ireland in troubled times’ | Irish Examiner Terry Wogan was Britain’s favourite Irishman and Ireland’s
Terry Wogan 1938-2016: ‘An ambassador for Ireland in troubled times’
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner Terry Wogan was Britain’s favourite Irishman and Ireland’s greatest unpaid... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battleSir Terry Wogan has been hailed as a "national treasure" after his death from c
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battle
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Sir Terry Wogan has been hailed as a "national treasure" after his death from cancer aged 77. The veteran broadcaster, known for his velvety voice on radio and television, was one of the UK and Ireland's best known stars. A statement said... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battleSir Terry Wogan has been hailed as a "national treasure" after his death from c
Tributes for 'national treasure' Sir Terry Wogan as he loses cancer battle
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
Sir Terry Wogan has been hailed as a "national treasure" after his death from cancer aged 77. The veteran broadcaster, known for his velvety voice on radio and television, was one of the UK and Ireland's best known stars. A statement said... Read more
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