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#Battle of Clontarf

# battle-of-clontarf - Monday 15 January, 2018

Residents hit out at 'disingenuous' council over lowering of Clontarf sea wall
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Residents hit out at 'disingenuous' council over lowering of Clontarf sea wall

Jan 15th 2018, 12:05 AM 26,931 Views 39 Comments

The figures have been disputed.

# battle-of-clontarf - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Dirty tricks in north Dublin: FG candidate hits out at anonymous letter campaign
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Dirty tricks in north Dublin: FG candidate hits out at anonymous letter campaign

Feb 25th 2016, 3:07 PM 32,304 Views 94 Comments

Dublin Bay North candidate Naoise Ó Muirí has gone to the gardaí over false claims made in letters received by local residents.

# battle-of-clontarf - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Locals who objected to housing scheme given cash back after developer screw-up
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Locals who objected to housing scheme given cash back after developer screw-up

Dec 5th 2015, 7:30 AM 27,256 Views 25 Comments

The plan to build 381 homes at a site adjacent to St Anne’s Park fell at the first hurdle after the developer used the wrong name.

# battle-of-clontarf - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Watch: We wish this guy was our history teacher
# Clontarf Revisited
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# Clontarf Revisited

Watch: We wish this guy was our history teacher

May 25th 2014, 10:15 AM 12,277 Views 4 Comments

The Battle of Clontarf did not go down exactly as you might have read in primary school.

# battle-of-clontarf - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Clontarf GAA set a world record thanks to Jack McCaffrey and 1,499 friends
# Record Breakers
# Record Breakers

Clontarf GAA set a world record thanks to Jack McCaffrey and 1,499 friends

May 6th 2014, 10:21 AM 7,356 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin footballer took part in a mass training session with his local club.

# battle-of-clontarf - Friday 25 April, 2014

The men dressed up as Vikings in Dublin at the weekend REALLY got into character
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# Great ODin's Raven

The men dressed up as Vikings in Dublin at the weekend REALLY got into character

Apr 25th 2014, 8:30 AM 13,488 Views 12 Comments

These amazing photos also show how sometimes a simple photographic set-up can be as effective as a studio.

# battle-of-clontarf - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

One post office made stamps to mark the Battle of Clontarf anniversary, can you guess where?
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# Isle Of Brian

One post office made stamps to mark the Battle of Clontarf anniversary, can you guess where?

Apr 23rd 2014, 12:09 PM 12,797 Views 21 Comments

The stamps are a limited edition range.

# battle-of-clontarf - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Over 20,000 turn out for Battle of Clontarf festival
# Battle Lines
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Over 20,000 turn out for Battle of Clontarf festival

Apr 19th 2014, 5:45 PM 17,030 Views 47 Comments

Sun, swords and a bloody battle. What’s not to love?

# battle-of-clontarf - Friday 18 April, 2014

Blood, swords and Iceland: A new way of looking at the Battle of Clontarf
# Battle Cries
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# Battle Cries

Blood, swords and Iceland: A new way of looking at the Battle of Clontarf

Apr 18th 2014, 9:30 AM 9,921 Views 1 Comment

Blood, battle cries and graphic art.

# battle-of-clontarf - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Battle of Clontarf comes to life (Game of Thrones style) on Twitter
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# 1000th Anniversary

Battle of Clontarf comes to life (Game of Thrones style) on Twitter

Apr 17th 2014, 3:50 PM 11,368 Views 10 Comments

This week marks the 1,000th anniversary of the famous battle.

# battle-of-clontarf - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Brian Boru's being given a new crown, made from the Irish diaspora's silver and gold
# Crown Jewels
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# Crown Jewels

Brian Boru's being given a new crown, made from the Irish diaspora's silver and gold

Apr 16th 2014, 8:37 PM 14,789 Views 48 Comments

The royal houses of Europe are also being approached, with a view to adding small pieces of gold to the crown…

# battle-of-clontarf - Friday 11 April, 2014

History experts descend on Trinity College to discover the truth about the Battle of Clontarf
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# Irish History

History experts descend on Trinity College to discover the truth about the Battle of Clontarf

Apr 11th 2014, 7:15 AM 9,823 Views 16 Comments

The Battle of Clontarf was fought on Good Friday 1014, when the high-king Brian Boru lost his life.

# battle-of-clontarf - Friday 4 April, 2014

Iconic Battle of Clontarf painting to be unveiled later today
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Iconic Battle of Clontarf painting to be unveiled later today

Apr 4th 2014, 7:30 AM 11,997 Views 23 Comments

The massive 3 x 2 metre painting depicts the 1014 battle, in which Brian Boru was killed.

# battle-of-clontarf - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Mysterious Vikings are taking over the streets of Dublin
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Mysterious Vikings are taking over the streets of Dublin

Apr 1st 2014, 12:03 PM 2,725 Views 0 Comments

In the words of Cilla Black: What’s your name and where d’ya come from?

# battle-of-clontarf - Friday 21 February, 2014

Iconic 'Battle of Clontarf' painting returns to Dublin 3 ... from Hawaii
# Boru Abu
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# Boru Abu

Iconic 'Battle of Clontarf' painting returns to Dublin 3 ... from Hawaii

Feb 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 18,599 Views 38 Comments

The 1826 painting by Hugh Frazer will be on display at the Casino at Marino as part of the 1,000th anniversary commemorations.

# battle-of-clontarf - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Plans to mark 1,000 years since "defining" Battle of Clontarf
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# Boru Abu

Plans to mark 1,000 years since "defining" Battle of Clontarf

Oct 27th 2013, 8:45 AM 15,973 Views 72 Comments

Heritage Minister Jimmy Deenihan hoping for major programme to mark Battle of Clontarf (although, fact fans, it took place “closer to Glasnevin than modern-day Clontarf”.)

# battle-of-clontarf - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Clontarf to host BaaBaas next year to mark battle's 1000th anniversary
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# Battle Of Clontarf

Clontarf to host BaaBaas next year to mark battle's 1000th anniversary

May 9th 2013, 9:31 PM 3,830 Views 1 Comment

This battle will probably have a lot less bloodshed and a lot more off-loading.

# battle-of-clontarf - Monday 10 December, 2012

Campaign aims to turn jewellery into funding for cancer research
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# Cancer Research

Campaign aims to turn jewellery into funding for cancer research

Dec 10th 2012, 1:45 PM 3,395 Views 3 Comments

The non-profit organisation “Jewels for Cures” aims to recreate Brian Boru’s crown from the unwanted gold, before selling it off.