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1 hr ago | Examiner.com

Delight in the height of Slieve League Cliffs

Continuing further down the Wild Atlantic Way , we find ourselves in southern County Donegal.

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3 hrs ago | AlertNet

Kaleidoscope of flags marks Belfast's sectarian fault lines

In Northern Ireland, the flags of Israel and the Palestinians are potent symbols of conflict - but here they divide Catholics and Protestants rather than Jews and Muslims.

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7 hrs ago | Business World

Row over pace of hotel room rate rise

Hotels.com today said that its latest figures show a 10pc rise in the cost of hotel rooms in Ireland.

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11 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

Willie Watson in Ireland, 10-13 Sept. 2014

Thanks to Tom Stapleton for an update of his gig list, first posted on the BIB on 1 June 2014.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

ABC News

Village happily locked in time capsule of Quiet Man's Ireland

For the uninitiated, the 1952 film The Quiet Man is a love letter to Ireland by legendary director John Ford.

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The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

Whitetop Mountain Band in Ireland and Britain, 5-28 Sept. 2014

The Whitetop Mountain Band: : Jackson Cunningham, Martha Spencer, Chris Testerman, Debbie Bramer, Emily Spencer Thanks to Martha Spencer of the Whitetop Mountain Band for more news of the band's three-week tour of these islands, beginning this coming Friday at Naul, Co.

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South Wales Argus

Your MP Writes: Islwyn MP Chris Evans

IF THERE is anything that us Welsh can learn from our Irish cousins, it is the way they have marketed their culture throughout the world.

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Examiner.com

Interview with Alistair McGuiness, author of 'Round the Bend'

Today's guest is Alistair McGuiness, author of the adventure travel book , Round the Bend .

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Independent.ie

14,000 to log on for free history lessons

History classes with a difference start today, when 14,000 students from all over the world will start an online course with Trinity College Dublin .

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Examiner.com

Ireland's Cliffs of Moher guided walk to Doolin impresses and thrills

Views from the trail along the Cliffs of Moher including views of O'Brien's Tower, the ocean and the visitor's center.

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Derry Today

Unemployment trebled on 1975

Derry is now officially the joblessness capital of the UK, with three times the amount of unemployment people in the city back in 1975.

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Leinster Express

ROSENALLIS

The Slieve Bloom Association annual Bus Tour will be on Saturday, September 6 and includes a visit to Portumna Castle & Gardens, Athlone Castle, a Viking trip on the Shannon and a three course meal in the Hodson Bay Hotel.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

ABC News

The Quiet Town: a village, a film and Irish identity

ELIZABETH JACKSON: When our Europe correspondent Mary Gearin recently went on holidays to Ireland with her family, on a whim they travelled to a small village on the west coast called Cong, in the beautiful Connemara district.

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Sunday Herald

Travel: Limerick

It means dancing night after night after night in a Spiegeltent. It means sitting at two in the morning in a hotel listening to choirs from Duluth and Louth serenading everyone with their selection of Tom Petty covers.

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Carrickfergus Today

US woman's search for Greenisland cousins

Pat Welsh, from Ohio in the United States, will travel to Northern Ireland and the Republic next week from September 1 - 10. Her mother, Elizabeth Crooks, was born in Northern Ireland in 1920 and lived in Greenisland at the time of her marriage in 1944 to Pat's father, who was in the US army.

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Limerick Today

New invention sounds like a plan for Limerick man

Ever gone to pub to watch a match but the television is on mute? Can't hear Jeremy Kyle in the waiting room? A city man has come up with a solution to this problem.

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Leinster Express

Portarlington Comhaltas on tour

Some Portarlington Comhaltas supporters who travelled to the All Ireland Fleadh in Sligo recently where the branch's performers enjoyed a successful weekend.

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Irish Republican News

DUP sees 'no role' for Hart

Former US Senator Gary Hart this week met with politicians in the North and representatives from the Dublin and London governments as part of a new US peace effort in Ireland.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Independent.ie

Stranded tourist makes 'moss blanket' to stay warm in forest

An elderly French tourist who was stranded overnight in an ancient woodland in horrific weather emerged unscathed after covering himself in moss.

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Independent.ie

LRC talks aim to halt second wave of rail strike action

Officals at the Labour Relations Commission will today make a fresh bid to broker a deal between the parties involved in the bitter rail dispute.

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