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Bishop brands parishioners ‘selfish’ for putting pressure on priests

Catholic mass

A bishop has accused his parishioners of being selfish in trying to pressurise priests into saying private masses during the coronavirus pandemic. Bishop Kevin Doran issued a statement to the those in the Diocese of Elphin Co Sligo asking them to adhere to the government guidelines.

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Stay in shape during isolation with boxing champion Katie Taylor

Katie Taylor

Irish boxing world champion Katie Taylor has announced she will be posting a series of videos to her social media pages to help people stay fit during the coronavirus pandemic. Much of the world is on currently on lockdown as countries are battling to keep the spread of the virus …

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Robbie Keane and family thank the ‘real heroes’ working to protect us

Robbie Keane's family applaud nurses and hospital staff

Irish football legend Robbie Keane has saluted the ‘real heroes’ working in the HSE with an inspiring message from him and his family. Keane and his wife Claudine, and their two boys, took part in the national action of thanking the country’s health workers by offering a minute’s applause.

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Take a virtual tour of Ireland’s famous Cliffs of Moher in daylight and twilight

Cliffs of Moher from the top of O’Brien's Tower

With much of the world currently on lockdown to prevent further spread of the coronavirus, many people have had to cancel their holidays. In response to this many famous attractions have added virtual tours or live streams to their sites in the hope it will be the next best thing …

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Irish care home asks people to write to residents and receives letters from around the world

Irish care home is inundated with letters to residents during coronavirus pandemic

An Irish care home received a huge upsurge in letters after putting out an appeal to members of the public to remember the residents during the corona virus pandemic. Bosses at St Luke’s Home in Mahon, Cork hoped that letters would lift the spirits of their residents who aren’t allowed …

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Louis Walsh insists Irish TV doesn’t pay enough to keep its talent

Louis Walsh insists Irish TV doesn’t pay enough to keep its talent

Louis Walsh has praised the talented performers that can be found in Irish television but insisted they would make more money if they went to work abroad. The music manager was speaking about the hit reality show First Dates Ireland and described it as the ‘best show on TV’.

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Will.i.am speaks about collaborating with U2 legend Bono

Will.i.am. and Bono

U2 frontman Bono was approached by former Black Eyed Peas star Will.i.am to collaborate on a new track #Sing4Life. The American star was impressed when he heard Bono’s song, which was recently written after the singer saw Italians singing from their balconies as they stayed in during the coronavirus pandemic.

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