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  • Golden Fleece Award 2021
    Golden Fleece Award 2021
    Michael Greene “It has always been my wish that those with talent be encouraged to develop their talents, particularly in Ireland” Lillias Mitchell (1915-2000) Founder of the Golden Fleece Award. All her life Lillias Mitchell displayed energetic enthusiasm for the...
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Memory Lane


  • Public Participation Network news for May
    Public Participation Network news for May
    Geneva Pattison The Public Participation Network, is an official link between local authorities and community groups, to keep everyone updated on changes on a local level. The PPN also serves as an opportunity for volunteers, community groups and...
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  • FRANK THOMPSON                  Part One
    Gavan Bergin Frank Thompson was born in Ballynahinch, County Down on October 2nd 1885 and grew up to be brilliant at football. By the time he was nineteen he was playing at the top level of the game in Ireland....
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Food & Wine

  • Vitamin D deficiency in Dublin says TCD study
    Vitamin D deficiency in Dublin says TCD study
    Geneva Pattison A recent medical and geographical study released from Trinity College Dublin has revealed that a large pro-portion of the population in urban areas are deficient in vitamin D. This study, conducted over five years, was a joint effort...
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