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Dublinia's first temporary exhibition launched with social distancing measures
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Dublinia's first temporary exhibition launched with social distancing measures

Jul 27th 2020, 8:00 PM 9,395 Views 2 Comments

Popular Viking museum Dublinia’s first temporary exhibition captures the lives of Viking heroes.

Kirk Cousins and underdog Vikings stun Saints in overtime
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Kirk Cousins and underdog Vikings stun Saints in overtime

Jan 5th 2020, 9:51 PM 6,999 Views 3 Comments

The Vikings will travel to face the San Francisco 49ers in the next round.

The native Irish population was in centuries of decline before the Vikings came along
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The native Irish population was in centuries of decline before the Vikings came along

Aug 22nd 2019, 8:46 AM 27,070 Views 81 Comments

Scientists from Queen’s University Belfast have analysed data from over 800 years.

Life as a Viking: New festival showcases Dublin's history
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Life as a Viking: New festival showcases Dublin's history

Mar 25th 2018, 11:59 AM 10,732 Views 18 Comments

It wasn’t just about battles and wars, Vikings were very crafted and gifted people.

Purple reigns supreme as the NFC sees a power shift in week 3
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Purple reigns supreme as the NFC sees a power shift in week 3

Sep 26th 2016, 9:50 AM 3,895 Views 1 Comment

There was also a big win for the Philadelphia Eagles last night.

How to land a gig on Vikings? Standing out from the horde is the only way
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How to land a gig on Vikings? Standing out from the horde is the only way

May 23rd 2016, 7:06 PM 38,615 Views 25 Comments

The queue for extras hopefuls stretched over a full block in Dublin today.

This unreal back-handed interception couldn't stop the Vikings beating Green Bay
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This unreal back-handed interception couldn't stop the Vikings beating Green Bay

Jan 4th 2016, 10:44 AM 4,839 Views 4 Comments

Here’s what the NFL post-season is going to look like after week 17 came to a close.

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday
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# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday

Sep 14th 2015, 5:30 PM 5,632 Views 0 Comments

Here are the shows that will be on your Twitter timeline this evening.

Vikings actor hits back at Jose Aldo on Conor McGregor's behalf
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Vikings actor hits back at Jose Aldo on Conor McGregor's behalf

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:29 AM 12,203 Views 3 Comments

Bearded gentlemen stick together.

"Longest queue I've ever seen" - the search for 8,000 Vikings extras begins in Dublin
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# Boru-tal Queue

"Longest queue I've ever seen" - the search for 8,000 Vikings extras begins in Dublin

Mar 31st 2015, 1:49 PM 6,937 Views 0 Comments

The TV series is looking for a wide range of people for its next season.

TV series Vikings is looking for an insane number of Irish extras
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# Extra Extra

TV series Vikings is looking for an insane number of Irish extras

Mar 19th 2015, 6:15 PM 16,124 Views 11 Comments

THOUSANDS.

Ancient Waterford site reveals Vikings moved from raiding to trading
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Ancient Waterford site reveals Vikings moved from raiding to trading

Nov 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,188 Views 7 Comments

New publication and guide uncover the 9th century power of a settlement at Woodstown on the River Suir.

Danish archaeologists uncover ringed Viking fortress for first time in 60 years
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Danish archaeologists uncover ringed Viking fortress for first time in 60 years

Sep 16th 2014, 6:45 AM 10,092 Views 11 Comments

The fortress was a genuine military facility and was probably the scene of fighting as well.

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 13,490 Views 12 Comments

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

These Viking artefacts and logboats have been found in Galway
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These Viking artefacts and logboats have been found in Galway

Apr 9th 2014, 11:53 AM 14,358 Views 20 Comments

They’re very, very old.

Mysterious Vikings are taking over the streets of Dublin
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# Vikings

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?

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

Feb 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 18,616 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.

The Viking Splash Tour guides had a good reason to say AARRGH today
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# Great ODin's Raven

The Viking Splash Tour guides had a good reason to say AARRGH today

Feb 19th 2014, 5:33 PM 4,694 Views 4 Comments

It can happen to anyone. But it’s funny when it happens to an amphibious bus.

The Viking Splash Tour fell foul of the clampers
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# Viking Clamp Tour

The Viking Splash Tour fell foul of the clampers

Jan 9th 2014, 10:30 PM 4,290 Views 1 Comment

Whoops.

Waterford braces itself for Viking invasion today*
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Waterford braces itself for Viking invasion today*

Jan 4th 2014, 10:58 AM 12,658 Views 30 Comments

*(A replica invasion of the one that happened 1,100 years ago).

Stop everything and watch this ridiculous kung fu cop movie trailer
# Kung Fury
# Kung Fury

Stop everything and watch this ridiculous kung fu cop movie trailer

Dec 30th 2013, 7:30 PM 1,375 Views 2 Comments

There’s ‘hacking reality’, fighting Hitler, giant Vikings and er, dinosaurs.

Here are the 10 most pirated shows on television
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Here are the 10 most pirated shows on television

Jun 29th 2013, 5:00 PM 16,974 Views 44 Comments

Game of Thrones, Modern Family and The Big Bang Theory all make the list.

Ever wondered where medieval Dubliners went for a pint?
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Ever wondered where medieval Dubliners went for a pint?

May 4th 2013, 9:45 AM 24,956 Views 40 Comments

A bloody massacre at a picnic in Ranelagh, mass graves of Black Death victims in Dublin 8: this and more in our illustrated guide of Viking and medieval Dublin.

Did you know these TV shows were filmed in Ireland?
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# Action

Did you know these TV shows were filmed in Ireland?

Feb 9th 2013, 8:15 PM 61,786 Views 72 Comments

Motorbike gangs, 19th century killers and the Starks…

Pro sports more gay-friendly as athletes speak out
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Pro sports more gay-friendly as athletes speak out

Sep 15th 2012, 10:03 PM 13,592 Views 11 Comments

Several stars have called for a change in attitudes as regards homosexuality in sport.

Waterford festival to attempt new world record for biggest bowl of porridge
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Waterford festival to attempt new world record for biggest bowl of porridge

Sep 3rd 2012, 2:00 PM 4,368 Views 16 Comments

Organisers plan to beat the existing Russian record for the largest bowl of porridge by stretching a massive bowl down Waterford’s quayside during the food festival.

The Redzone Draft special: Offensive and defensive line
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The Redzone Draft special: Offensive and defensive line

Apr 23rd 2012, 10:00 AM 325 Views 0 Comments

In the first in a series of NFL Draft specials, The Redzone looks at the big men who make the big bucks.

The new NFL kick-off rule actually produced amazing highlights
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The new NFL kick-off rule actually produced amazing highlights

Sep 12th 2011, 2:27 PM 428 Views 0 Comments

After the NFL moved kickoffs up five yards, most thought kick-return touchdowns would be a thing of the past. How wrong they were.

Vikings: not just long-haired men in horned hats
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Vikings: not just long-haired men in horned hats

Jul 22nd 2011, 12:06 PM 1,103 Views 12 Comments

Archaeologists have discovered that a number of burials of what they thought were male Vikings were in fact female.

Here's a cool time-lapse video of the Metrodome roof being re-inflated
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Here's a cool time-lapse video of the Metrodome roof being re-inflated

Jul 14th 2011, 1:10 PM 228 Views 0 Comments

WATCH: Remember we showed you the Vikings’ stadium roof collapse under snow last December? Well, look how they got back up.

For sale: One pirate island at a knockdown price
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# Barrrrgain!

For sale: One pirate island at a knockdown price

Jul 12th 2011, 1:24 PM 667 Views 7 Comments

There’s no roads or planning permission for it, but you could commission your own stamps if you owned it.