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Lough Boora Discovery Park

In the heart of Ireland in Co Offaly, Lough Boora Discovery Park is an award-winning eco-tourist destination, situated on rehabilitated peatlands and managed by Bord na Móna… 417 more words



SCRIPTS Ireland’s Playwriting Festival seeks NEW WORKS

The festival is dedicated to new Irish plays—the writing of them, the development and nurturing of them.

Playwrights can submit original 15 minute plays on the theme… 86 more words

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"Horsing Around at The Stables in Birr"

Always winter but never Christmas.” – C.S. Lewis, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

I’m not entirely sure if the Midlands in Ireland is a mecca for culinary delights in the same manner that say Kinsale or Galway would be but I do occasionally find myself having to travel through there and with the distance I drive you really can’t do the return journey without having to stop for lunch or a coffee.

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Leake Academy student’s health improving

Grant Roberson was taken to the hospital September 7th after falling ill after football practice at Leake Academy.
He was taken to a local hospital before being airlifted to UMC and put into ICU, according to family members. 100 more words


Rival schools playing Friday night’s football game for hospitalized student

Simpson County Academy students usually call it Leake week leading up to the big match up with Leake Academy, but as a poster lines their side of the fence supporting the opposing team SCA cheerleaders say this game is different. 256 more words