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I was there when Irish journalists sang for the Pope. I can confirm there was no drink taken
# John Paul II
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# John Paul II

I was there when Irish journalists sang for the Pope. I can confirm there was no drink taken

Aug 23rd 2018, 10:00 PM 21,028 Views 20 Comments

Irish journalists were granted a special midnight audience with Pope John Paul II out at a Navan Road convent school, Éanna Brophy recalls.

Camping at the Phoenix Park and sitting in the Popemobile: Memories of John Paul II's visit
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# 1979

Camping at the Phoenix Park and sitting in the Popemobile: Memories of John Paul II's visit

Aug 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 15,857 Views 45 Comments

One family was allowed to skip the queue in the Phoenix Park because their car was full of Pope-related items.

Iran's largest football stadium to admit thousands of women for the first time since 1979
# Breakthrough
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# Breakthrough

Iran's largest football stadium to admit thousands of women for the first time since 1979

Jun 20th 2018, 12:59 PM 4,801 Views 5 Comments

More than 10,000 tickets were expected to be put on sale for Wednesday’s screening.

'If we can pull this one off, it will be a little bit special for this group'
# Sydney Decider
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# Sydney Decider

'If we can pull this one off, it will be a little bit special for this group'

Updated Jun 18th 2018, 12:05 PM 31,072 Views 57 Comments

Joe Schmidt spoke to legendary Ireland out-half Ollie Campbell about the last series success in 1979.

Remembering the pirate days: 'The last time you heard him on air could have been the first'
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Remembering the pirate days: 'The last time you heard him on air could have been the first'

Mar 13th 2015, 7:08 AM 28,185 Views 11 Comments

Like most of our best DJs, Tony Fenton started underground.

Here’s what you were enjoying on this day 15 years ago
# Reeling In The Years
# Reeling In The Years

Here’s what you were enjoying on this day 15 years ago

Feb 1st 2014, 9:30 AM 28,601 Views 18 Comments

Or 25 years ago, or even 35…

Penney’s, helping the Irish economy since 1979
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# Thanks Penneys

Penney’s, helping the Irish economy since 1979

Jan 11th 2014, 8:30 PM 38,376 Views 90 Comments

It’s a reciprocated love is all we’re saying.