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The Tube is not a Cafe

A proposed ban on smelly food on New York’s subway has sparked calls among London’s commuters for similar action on the Underground. NYC’s transport boss Joe Lhota...

Long time no see DC-3

DUBLIN Airport went back in time today as the Douglas DC-3 took to the skies again. The aircraft was flown by Aer Lingus during the 1940s and...

Cork is the Culture Capital

In West Cork one of the great advantages we have is the “Real Capital” of Ireland Cork City is on our doorstep. Situated on islands on the...

Bantry House, West Cork

How lovely it was on a beautiful West Cork day to return to Bantry House after an absence of 40 years. When I was there before there...

May the fáilte be with you…

The Wild Atlantic Way has achieved a “major coup” as a new, behind-the-scenes teaser video for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ has been released with stunning footage...

Constance Markievicz, the first female MP

On this day 90 years ago in Dublin a most remarkable women died, a Revolutionary, a Suffragette and a military commander, the First Female Member of Parliament and...

Remember the bravery of Liu Xiaobo

Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, who was China’s most prominent human rights and democracy advocate, has died aged 61. The activist had been serving an 11-year prison term...

No Ladies and Gentlemen on The Tube

London Underground staff have been told to ditch the phrase “ladies and gentlemen” in a bid to go gender-neutral. Instead, staff should use inclusive greetings like “good...

Happy Bastille Day

Today, Bastille Day 14th July 2017, is the 228th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille Prison in France, an event profoundly ignored in England entre les...

The Eagle on London

No Ladies and Gentlemen on The Tube

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Underground Anxiety

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Remembering London 7/7 Bombings

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Farewell to Paddington Bear’s Creator

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The Eagle on Ireland

Cork is the Culture Capital

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Bantry House, West Cork

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May the fáilte be with you…

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Constance Markievicz, the first female MP

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