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Brexit: Michel Barnier says draft transition treaty mostly agreed

Chief EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has announced agreement on most of the issues that could allow the EU to offer Britain a transition deal. Some concerns about the Irish border still need to be resolved, though. 579 more words

Hiking on Ice

I awoke to the sight of soft white flakes falling from the sky. For most people, they would probably stay inside and drink a cup of tea. 645 more words

Northern Ireland

Old and new



Copyright Debbie Smyth, 19 March 2018

Enjoying street art has become a regular event on my travels around the world: more of my findings can be seen… 25 more words

Graffiti And Street Art

Belfast in a Day

The first out of the country trip for this year was the city of Belfast in Northern Ireland. I’ve wanted to go to this city since last year but I was working when my friends went for a short trip. 1,425 more words



Stevie Scullion

Belfast, Northern Ireland

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#OTD in 1949 – Birth in Belfast of Alex ‘Hurricane’ Higgins, snooker player and two-time world-champion.

Alex Higgins started playing snooker at the age of 11, often in the Jampot club in his native Sandy Row area of south Belfast and later in the YMCA in the nearby city centre. 205 more words

Irish History

Workers united

This mural was added to Transport House in the last few years in advance of a promised renovation project, concealing the scruffy hoardings that were a depressing addition to a Grade B+ listed building, constructed in 1959.   84 more words

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