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Limerick's Shane Dowling announces retirement from inter-county hurling

A chronic knee injury has forced the premature retirement from inter-county hurling of Limerick's Shane Dowling at the age of 27.The gifted forward scored 21-292 in 59 league and championship games for his county and played a key role in the long-awaited All-Ireland victory of 2018 when he scored a crucial goal.An All-Star in 2014 and an All-Ireland club champion with Na Piarsaigh in 2016, in a lengthy statement released today Dowling admitted the decision to retire from inter-county hurling was a hugely difficult one to make.It is with deep regret and heartbreak that I have to announce my retirement from inter-county hurling today, said Dowling."This is a decision that
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GAA Referees working hard to get back up to speed

By John Harrington Just like players, referees are doing all they can to ensure theyre as best prepared as they can for a return to action.According to the GAAs National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, significant work has been done behind the scenes to get referees back up to speed.Since Covid -19 kicked in, for most referees it's 20 weeks since we've refereed you know, and even I as a club referee, I know it's going to be difficult getting back to it, says Smyth.For club referees we actually sent out a video that every club referee should have got last week and that contained mental health advice, advice in
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Tensions high over Child Minister Roderic O'Gorman's welcome for paedophile advocator Peter Tatchell

Tensions high over Child Minister Roderic O'Gorman's welcome for paedophile advocator Peter Tatchell

Tensions are running high on social media after pictures of the new Children's Minister Roderic O'Gorman green party TD for Dublin West appeared posing beside Peter Tatchell , a green party member and lgbt activist in England who has written in support of Adults having sex with young children . The picture was posted by the Minister to his Twitter page under the heading .. "Happy Pride ! Delighted that Peter Tatchell is marching with green party today" . Peter Tatchell , a green party member and lgbt activist in England has written in support of Adults having sex with young children . In 1997 Tatchell wrote a letter to The Guardian, defending an
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HVIII and Bubba vs. Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

HVIII and Bubba vs. Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

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National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

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HVIII and Bubba vs Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

HVIII and Bubba vs Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

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sport

Limerick's Shane Dowling announces retirement from inter-county hurling

A chronic knee injury has forced the premature retirement from inter-county hurling of Limerick's Shane Dowling at the age of 27.The gifted forward scored 21-292 in 59 league and championship games for his county and played a key role in the long-awaited All-Ireland victory of 2018 when he scored a
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GAA Referees working hard to get back up to speed

By John Harrington Just like players, referees are doing all they can to ensure theyre as best prepared as they can for a return to action.According to the GAAs National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, significant work has been done behind the scenes to get referees back up to speed.Since
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HVIII and Bubba vs. Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

HVIII and Bubba vs. Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

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National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

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HVIII and Bubba vs Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

HVIII and Bubba vs Jason Day and Wesley Bryan at Rocket Mortgage

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Group B Match Highlights | Scandinavian Mixed 2020 European eTour

Group B Match Highlights | Scandinavian Mixed 2020 European eTour

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politics

Tensions high over Child Minister Roderic O'Gorman's welcome for paedophile advocator Peter Tatchell

Tensions high over Child Minister Roderic O'Gorman's welcome for paedophile advocator Peter Tatchell

Tensions are running high on social media after pictures of the new Children's Minister Roderic O'Gorman green party TD for Dublin West appeared posing beside Peter Tatchell , a green party member and lgbt activist in England who has written in support of Adults having sex with young children . The picture was posted
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All sixes , Number of the Beast '666' and Ireland's abortion figures 6666

All sixes , Number of the Beast '666' and Ireland's abortion figures 6666

The Devil's number '666' and 6666 abortions , just coincidence or something more. Ireland's first annual report following the introduction of abortion was published on Tuesday and shows 6666 abortions took place in the first year . The law (The Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy Act 2018) was signed into law on
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Ireland - Abortion report reveals 6,666 abortions in Ireland in 2019

Ireland - Abortion report reveals 6,666 abortions in Ireland in 2019

The first Annual Report on the Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy Act shows a total of 6,666 abortions took place in Ireland in 2019 . 98 per cent of abortions (6,542 in total) took place under section 12 of the Act which permits abortion without reason up to 12
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Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

Man Walking His Human Dogs at Gay Pride Parade . http://www.thetricolour.com/videos/gay-pride-or-is-it_1.mp4
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UK Abortion Figures highest since records began

UK Abortion Figures highest since records began

There were 209,519 abortions in the UK in 2019 , an 800% increase on the year 1968 , when abortion became legal . 40% of those having an abortion in 2019 had one or more previous abortions . A total of 59,491 or 29% of those having an abortion
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As MSM promotes BLM madness,  HERE you see real America!

As MSM promotes BLM madness, HERE you see real America!

I am one of those people that the average BLM (Black Lives Matter) protester would hate Because I genuinely believe All lives matter!. Now of course, I would be slated as having White Privilege, being a racist, a Nazi or just simply hateful towards black
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letters to editor

From an Irish ex pat - thoughts on Brexit and BBC bias

From an Irish ex pat - thoughts on Brexit and BBC bias

Letter to Editor 31/01/2020 Hello good people. I am a Brit ex pat, presently resident in Brasil, where sadly Guinness is hard to come by. (hee hee) Born of Ulsterman Father and Dublin born Mother. Mixed religion. Aged 63 I witnessed many of the 'Troubles'
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Letter to Editor - Direct Provision and Asylum

Letter to Editor - Direct Provision and Asylum

Letter to Editor 20-11-2019 Dear Editor , I just wanted to write to you about asylum seekers and direct provision. Figures from the department of Justice show there were 3,762
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The Fiona Gregg story - The sad story of a Mother whos children were taken from her by a failed system

The Fiona Gregg story - The sad story of a Mother whos children were taken from her by a failed system

In November 2013 , Gardai issued a nationwide alert for a missing Roscommon woman and her three children . They were later found safe and well in Fermanagh . The Woman's name was Fiona Gregg . This is the last time Fiona would be together with her children as
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Events in France - a French Perspective

Events in France - a French Perspective

Letter to Editor 03/12/2018 As a French native living in Ireland for twelve years, I feel the information given to Irish people about the situation in France is incorrect, or biased. The root cause of the problems as stated in many Irish papers come from Macron’s politics and
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Abortion : TDs Refuse Pain Relief for babies in late term abortions

Abortion : TDs Refuse Pain Relief for babies in late term abortions

Letter to Editor 02/12/2018 I feel disgusted and dismayed that our TD's rejected the few humane amendments that were put forward last week during the debates on the 'Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy 2018'. The mask has indeed slipped off to reveal one of the most
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Harris abortion bill - cruel and extreme

Harris abortion bill - cruel and extreme

fitzgerald , harris , noone , varadkar , zappone celebrate abortion at Dublin Castle Letter to Editor 11/11/2018 The Oireachtas Health committee held discussions last week with regard to 180 amendments to the abortion Bill. These amendments were tabled from both pro-abortion and pro-life points
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