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# uk - Saturday 23 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever Points Please

The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever

Are you a Johnny Logan or a Jahn Teigen? … Reckon you know your Dana Rosemary Scallon from your Dana International?

# uk - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ambulances are needed for 17 choking incidents every week Childcare

Ambulances are needed for 17 choking incidents every week

A TD wants to ensure that all childcare staff can deal with such incidents.

# uk - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Fishermen plucked from liferaft after ship sinks in gale-force winds Irish Coast Guard

Fishermen plucked from liferaft after ship sinks in gale-force winds

The Shannon and Waterford Coast Guard helicopters responded – and the men were located in a liferaft in the early hours of this morning.

# uk - Sunday 17 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This man changed careers for a business that gives 100% of its profits to charity One Water

This man changed careers for a business that gives 100% of its profits to charity

Tom O’Toole is bringing the One Difference brand to Ireland.

# uk - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 700 British people have travelled to Syria, most of them wanted to join ISIS Worrying Trend

700 British people have travelled to Syria, most of them wanted to join ISIS

Police released new statistics today.

# uk - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Will the UK leave the EU …and what would it mean for Ireland if it did? Opinion

Will the UK leave the EU …and what would it mean for Ireland if it did?

The prospect of the UK leaving the EU presents a massive challenge to the future of the European Union; its entire viability is at stake.

From Business ETC Things are looking seriously rosy for the EU right now Only Way Is Up

Things are looking seriously rosy for the EU right now

Or for its economy at any rate. The union has outstripped growth in both the US and the UK for the start of 2015

# uk - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Red-haired ‘fanatic’ plotted to murder Prince Charles to make Prince Harry king Terrorism

Red-haired ‘fanatic’ plotted to murder Prince Charles to make Prince Harry king

Mark Colborne is on trial for a number of terrorism offences.

From The Daily Edge Fearne Cotton wrote about Ireland, but thinks Ireland is in the UK 800 Years

# uk - Monday 11 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie EU wants refugee quotas for member states and the UK’s not happy Mediterranean Crisis

EU wants refugee quotas for member states and the UK’s not happy

Frances Fitzgerald can’t comment on the issue.

From TheJournal.ie “I would love to have kids right now, but there’s a process that one has to go through” Form An Orderly Queue This post contains videos

“I would love to have kids right now, but there’s a process that one has to go through”

Prince Harry is looking for love, it seems.

# uk - Saturday 9 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie How Nicola Sturgeon emerged as a star of the UK election Queen Of Scots

How Nicola Sturgeon emerged as a star of the UK election

The Scottish first minister has criticised austerity and advocated the SNP as a “progressive force”.

# uk - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie That was fast: Princess Charlotte souvenirs are already on sale in Britain New Arrival

That was fast: Princess Charlotte souvenirs are already on sale in Britain

The mugs show a portrait of the baby’s parents Prince William and his wife Kate surrounded by cherubs.

# uk - Monday 4 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie After the birth of Charlotte, here’s the new list of people in line for the British throne Next There Please
From TheJournal.ie Russell Brand backs Ed Miliband: ‘You gotta vote Labour’ Uk Election

Russell Brand backs Ed Miliband: ‘You gotta vote Labour’

Brand said he believed the UK was in a “dangerous position”.

# uk - Friday 1 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Someone just dropped their trousers in front of Nick Clegg while asking for a selfie Pants Party This post contains videos

# uk - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie In the battle to live longer, men are catching up with women Death Do Us Part

In the battle to live longer, men are catching up with women

In 15 years, some parts of the UK there could be no difference.

# uk - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers Pipe Bomb Threat

This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers

He also groomed an impressionable teenager, police said.

From The Daily Edge This website compares living in Ireland to other countries and it’s gone viral Grass Is Greener

This website compares living in Ireland to other countries and it’s gone viral

You’ve always wondered what it would be like.

# uk - Monday 27 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Conservative candidate suspended for calling Ed Miliband “the Jew” Suspended

Conservative candidate suspended for calling Ed Miliband “the Jew”

Gulzabeen Afsar was hoping to be elected to a council seat near Derby.

# uk - Thursday 23 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Which UK politician would YOU like to see turned into a sex doll? Good Lord

Which UK politician would YOU like to see turned into a sex doll?

Please, please don’t let any Irish business try this before next year’s election…

# uk - Monday 20 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 14-year-old boy arrested over ‘credible terrorist threat’ Attack Plan

14-year-old boy arrested over ‘credible terrorist threat’

The child has been arrested in Lancashire after alleged communication between him and a man in Australia.

# uk - Sunday 19 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Police fear missing family of six have fled to Syria UK

Police fear missing family of six have fled to Syria

There are concerns that they are travelling to Syria.

# uk - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie David Cameron didn’t show up for a debate – and it might cost him dearly Where's Dave?

David Cameron didn’t show up for a debate – and it might cost him dearly

With just 21 days left, did Cameron make a big mistake?

# uk - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Irish are among the most free people in the world

The Irish are among the most free people in the world

When it comes to travel visas anyway. Not all nations have it so easy though…

# uk - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This campaign video from the UK Greens is … well, bonkers Bonkers

This campaign video from the UK Greens is … well, bonkers

So ridiculous, it works.

# uk - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From Business ETC Having taken off like a train here, the Irish Hailo has its sights set on the UK Lynked In

Having taken off like a train here, the Irish Hailo has its sights set on the UK

Lynk taxis are looking to hit the British market with a €25 million expansion.

# uk - Thursday 2 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie People are using a rather rude hashtag to discuss tonight’s 7-way UK election debate Fancy A 7-way

People are using a rather rude hashtag to discuss tonight’s 7-way UK election debate

It’s all in the best possible taste, etc.

# uk - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Couple win £1m on EuroMillions for the SECOND time (but still live in a caravan) Share The Wealth

Couple win £1m on EuroMillions for the SECOND time (but still live in a caravan)

The odds of it happening are of 283 BILLION to 1.

From TheJournal.ie Is David Cameron really related to Kim Kardashian? We Are Family

Is David Cameron really related to Kim Kardashian?

The Prime Minister claimed today that he is the reality star’s “thirteenth cousin”.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Our little boy always wanted to be a superhero and he became one in death’ Little Hero

‘Our little boy always wanted to be a superhero and he became one in death’

Ben Canty died aged just six years old. His organs were donated to five other people.

# uk - Friday 27 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what happened when David Cameron and Ed Miliband went head-to-head with Jeremy Paxman* Battle For Number 10

# uk - Thursday 26 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This feminist conference was ridiculed for asking people not to clap Too Jazzy

This feminist conference was ridiculed for asking people not to clap

Their alternative? Jazz hands, obviously.

# uk - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 95 people with ‘On the Run’ letters are linked to 300 murders On The Run

95 people with ‘On the Run’ letters are linked to 300 murders

A report into the so-called ‘On The Runs’ letters was published today

# uk - Monday 23 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Thieves break into flat, steal two sacks of 38 snakes Slithering

Thieves break into flat, steal two sacks of 38 snakes

Eight of the snakes are pregnant females

# uk - Thursday 19 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A gym assumed a woman was a man because she was a doctor and it’s causing a storm Everyday Sexism

# uk - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The UK’s minimum wage has just gone up… Counting Pennies

The UK’s minimum wage has just gone up…

Only by 20p though. Is Ireland about to follow the UK’s example? And by how much if so?

From TheJournal.ie 5 things to expect when George Osborne announces today’s Budget in the UK No Gimmicks

5 things to expect when George Osborne announces today’s Budget in the UK

With 49 days to go before the general election, this will be an important Budget for the coalition government.

# uk - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The first ‘poo bus’ was unveiled to the public in the UK today Bog Bus This post contains a poll

The first ‘poo bus’ was unveiled to the public in the UK today

The bus is powered on waste from more than 32,000 households.

# uk - Monday 16 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for cheating at poker in the Playboy Club Poker Face

Man jailed for cheating at poker in the Playboy Club

He was done for “swift and subtle” card marking.

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