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The Best Irish Movies You Will Ever See

I have to admit I am slightly biased as I love anything Irish. Saying that, we have produced some brilliant movies for such a small nation. 541 more words

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Book Review Saturday - 'Brilliant'

In this slim, seemingly simple tale, Irish writer extraordinaire Roddy Doyle has attempted to do something profound – and very important.

There is a lot of talk, in Ireland and elsewhere, that we are now ‘pulling out of’ the recession which has plagued Europe and the world for the past seven years or so. 932 more words

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We Always Had Fun in Dublin!

In the last few years particularly, O.J has traveled to Dublin a lot, whether it’s on our way to Carlow, to visit friends, to go to a concert, or for work. 687 more words

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Gigs of the week: April 10-16

THE BOMB SQUAD (Hank Shocklee), Sugar Club, Dublin, Tonight
PUBLIC Enemy are a rare enough hip-hop act with a production team that get as much praise as the MCs — largely down to Hank Shocklee of the Bomb Squad. 869 more words

Gigs Of The Week

SHUFFLER 0083: I'LL BE THE WEEPING WILLOW

SHUFFLER 0083: I’LL BE THE WEEPING WILLOW
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Otis Redding – “That’s How Strong My Love Is” from The Very Best of Otis Redding, Volume One  480 more words

Books To Read

Good evening, Brie. It’s Friday.

I realized that the TC Book Sale (or Book Christmas, as you so lovingly call it) is just over a month away. 449 more words

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Dublin One City, One Book: The Barrytown Trilogy

Today was the official launch of Dublins One City, One Book. This year marks the tenth year of the initiative organised by Dublin City Public Libraries. 663 more words

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