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Lonely pensioner overwhelmed by support

An elderly Irishman who posted an advert appealing for someone to spend Christmas day with him has been overwhelmed by the response. Picture from Irish Post James Gray, originally from Cork, has spent Christmas on his own for the past ten years and decided that this year would be different. …

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Boxer Mike Tyson may be banned from Ireland

Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson may be banned from entering Ireland because he was convicted and jailed for three years for raping a beauty queen. Tyson’s one man show, The Undisputed Truth, was due to arrive in Ireland in on March 27th 2014. Premium tickets worth €156 have …

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Lonely pensioner places ad for Christmas companion

Picture from the Irish Post An elderly Irish man has placed a newspaper advert in the hope of finding a companion for Christmas Day, so that he doesn’t have to spend the holiday on his own for the tenth year in a row. James Gray, 85, has no immediate family …

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Topless Irish farmers star in surprise hit calendar

Irish farmers are outperforming actors, pop stars and sports stars with a bestselling calendar that’s proving a surprise hit in the run-up to Christmas. The calendar features real working farmers, stripped to the waist and trying to look as hunky as possible…in a self mocking, tongue in cheek sort of …

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Ireland voted number one destination by Americans

Ireland has been named as “The Best Tourist Destination” by Americans for the second year running. The survey was carried out by Global Traveller magazine. They quizzed 22,000 people on what their favourite holiday destination is, based on numerous aspects of a trip including the friendliness of the locals and …

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Ireland’s writers get behind anti-surveillance appeal

Several of Ireland’s top writers have added their names to a movement aiming to restrict the power of governments and corporations to monitor and record the online behaviour of the general public. The appeal has been put together by a group of international authors from around the world. As successful …

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Dublin goes crazy as Ron Burgundy visits town

Fans in Dublin went crazy last night as Ron Burgundy and his news team rocked up for the Premiere of the eagerly anticipated Anchorman 2. The first film, Anchorman: the Legend of Ron Burgundy was a worldwide smash hit and developed a cult fan base. The sequel is a certain …

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