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Hop on, Hop off!

Hop on, Hop off!

On the 12th of March I went on the Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour of Dublin City with a friend of mine. We had done simular bus tours of Edinburgh, Barcelona and Budapest and found them a great way of getting […]

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Dancing at the Funky

Dancing at the Funky

We Irish love to horse it back. We cherish our world-renowned reputation. Previously, if our national inclination to drink to excess was troublesome or worrying to you, you were likely to keep such ideas to yourself as everyone around you […]

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A Pedigree Chum

A Pedigree Chum

Irish Therapy Dogs (ITD) are a charity who arrange for dogs and their owners to visit people in hospitals, residential homes, hospices and care centres in the 26 counties. The dogs spend time with people who are in a health […]

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The Beat Girl Goes On

The Beat Girl Goes On

With technology changing the way we consume media, ‘multi-platform’ releasing is considered the future of film distribution. Under traditional methods, a movie is released in cinemas initially, followed by a DVD release as late as six months later. Dublin production […]

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Property Tax Faces Local Opposition

Property Tax Faces Local Opposition

The No to Property Tax Campaign (NPTC) and several other local residential groups are aligning in opposition to the new local property tax. NPTC has held a number of meetings over the past year opposed to the government’s plans to […]

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Great GAA Games

Great GAA Games

Down through the years Ringsend has produced many sporting personalities of all kinds; soccer, hurling, yachts men, skiff rowers, greyhound racers and boxers. People marched in marching bands and Irish danced. The group I want to highlight are a GAA […]

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Fire Stations go Green with New Plan

Fire Stations go Green with New Plan

Donnybrook Fire Station have incorporated a ‘green plan’ aimed at helping the environment. Conceived by Neil McCabe- a Fireman based in Kilbarrack Fire Station who manages the plan, which started at his own station and was eventually incorporated by Donnybrook […]

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Bonds. Prize Bonds!

Bonds. Prize Bonds!

Bonds. Prize Bonds. Just what exactly are they? Do they still exist? Looking for answers, NewsFour spoke to Karen Jones of Gibney Communications, the company responsible for the marketing of Prize Bonds. Karen provided us with some helpful information which […]

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Big Events, Small Costs

Big Events, Small Costs

There are few of us who don’t look forward to big events, (communions, confirmations, weddings, birthdays etc). But how many of us can honestly say we plan ahead adequately for the financial toll they can take? If you find yourself […]

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“Bee Bee” Whearity R.I.P.

“Bee Bee” Whearity R.I.P.

Seafort Villas, in the heart of Sandymount, lost one of its most loved neighbours with the recent sudden death of “Bee Bee” Whearity (nee Forry), beloved wife of Dick. Those who knew Bee Bee were privileged to have a trusted […]

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