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Living in the Irish country does make you happy

Living in the Irish country does make you happy

Living happily ever after in a little cottage in the Irish country is not just a romantic cliché, but the actual best way to contentment according to a study by economists at Cork University. The happiest people in Ireland are passed the age of 65 and living in a nice …

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What next for Ireland’s new world champion?

Congratulations to Carl Frampton from all of us at Ireland Calling. The Belfast boxer, nicknamed ‘the Jackal’, kicked off a great weekend for Irish sport by beating Spanish star Kiko Martinez to become IBF super bantamweight champion of the world. It was Frampton’s first attempt at a world title, which …

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Irish star back for new series of Downton Abbey

The smash British period drama Downton Abbey will be back in two weeks’ time, and ITV have given a taste of what’s to come in a video trailer. The producers have released the video on YouTube and Vimeo so avid fans can get a sneak preview at the much anticipated …

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Exhibition celebrating Co Kerry’s beauty

A new photography exhibition featuring many breathtaking images from a variety of photographers is heading to Kerry next week. The Kerry Landscapes Photography Exhibition will take place on Sunday 14th September and will be held at the Fels Point Hotel Tralee. Kerry is one of the most beautiful parts of …

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Geldof warns Scotland over independence

Music legend Bob Geldof has urged the Scots to reject independence from Britain, warning: “Nationalism is a dangerous political animal!” Scotland will hold a referendum in less than two weeks, to decide whether or not they remain a part of Britain or go it alone as an independent state. Of …

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