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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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Boyzone star sees charity struggle due to coronavirus

Boyzone star sees charity struggle due to coronavirus

Boyzone star Ronan Keating has revealed that his cancer charity has hit major obstacles to its fundraising campaigns because of the coronavirus. Social distancing measures and limits on social gatherings have made it impossible for any of the usual fundraising events to take place.

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Irish sensations Fontaines D.C. help raise €70,000 for homeless charity

Fontaines D.C.

Irish sensations Fontaines D.C. have helped to raise €70,000 for charity after they headlined a ‘Rock Against Homelessness’ event in their home city. The Dublin band’s career is on a rapid uphill trajectory thanks to their critically acclaimed debut album Dogrel and exhilarating live shows which have seen them gain …

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Cork based chocolate company wins prestigious award for ethical practices

Exploding Tree Chocolate

A sustainable chocolate company from Cork has won a prestigious award from the Irish Food Writers’ Guild (IFWG) for its ethical practices. Exploding Tree chocolates’ products show that is totally possible to produce chocolates that are both delicious and meet high ethical standards.

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