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The Irish in Britain seem less keen to come to Ireland for the visit of Pope John Paul II.
The annual Goffs Bloodstock Sales at the Royal Dublin Society.
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The restored ancestral home of the Cooper family Markree Castle in Sligo will open as a hotel and restaurant.
International rugby Ireland lose to Scotland at Lansdowne Road.
Heaney appeared regularly on radio and television to talk about himself and his work and to read his poetry.
August 1969 was the month that Northern Ireland erupted into violence.
Coverage of the civil rights movement between the summer of 1968 and the spring of 1969.