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Respects paid to Seán MacBride following the death of the former IRA leader, Nobel Peace Prize winner and human rights activist.
Parents refuse to send their children to Feenagh National School in Limerick which was condemned 35 years previously.
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The determination of Joan Denise Moriarty to set up a professional ballet company in Ireland has resulted in the Irish Theatre Ballet.
With out-half Tony Ward again left out of the Irish team Dermot Morgan turns to song to express the dismay of rugby supporters.
A selection of some of the oddities, quirky tales, curious stories, wonderful individuals and bizarre events from Irish life.
Irish celebrities, politicians, sports people, actors, singers and performers in the early years of their careers.
From the housewives who washed their husbands' socks by hand in 1960s Dublin to the era of Ireland's first female President in the 1990s.