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#WB Yeats

From TheJournal.ie Irish Ferries to take NTA to court after being ordered to pay compensation over cancellations WB Yeats

Irish Ferries to take NTA to court after being ordered to pay compensation over cancellations

The National Transport Authority issued the notices today ordering Irish Ferries to pay compensation.

From TheJournal.ie €144 million WB Yeats cruise ferry sails into Dublin Port Cruising This post contains videos

€144 million WB Yeats cruise ferry sails into Dublin Port

The new ferry can hold 1800 passengers and will see passages to Holyhead in Wales and Cherbourg in France.

From TheJournal.ie Sligo honours WB and Jack Yeats with a unique arts festival

Sligo honours WB and Jack Yeats with a unique arts festival

The event will include walks, art, literature and talks.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Ferries cancels 6,000 summer bookings as new ship is delayed again WB LAtes

Irish Ferries cancels 6,000 summer bookings as new ship is delayed again

Irish Ferries was previously forced to cancel July sailings for the W.B. Yeats.

From TheJournal.ie WB Yeats chosen as name for new €144 million Irish cruise ferry Online Poll

WB Yeats chosen as name for new €144 million Irish cruise ferry

“It is a name that will convey a sense of magnificence,” said Irish Ferries managing director Andrew Sheen.

From TheJournal.ie State spends €650k on WB Yeats' furniture and letters to his wife Yeats Collection

State spends €650k on WB Yeats' furniture and letters to his wife

In the past two years, the State has spent €4 million on archive material once belonging to the great Irish poet.

From TheJournal.ie Joyce thanks Yeats for his 'helping hand' in letters just bought by the State The Second Coming

Joyce thanks Yeats for his 'helping hand' in letters just bought by the State

Arts Minister Heather Humphreys said that an extra €500,000 had been allocated to acquire the letters.

From TheJournal.ie Obama to Biden: 'I had to quote an Irish poet and Seamus Heaney was taken' Was It For This This post contains videos

Obama to Biden: 'I had to quote an Irish poet and Seamus Heaney was taken'

Seamus Heaney and WB Yeats featured in the speeches given by the men yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Why Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for Literature No Direction Home

Why Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for Literature

For fans of lyrics, or of lyrical music, Dylan’s output rewards thorough exploration like no other artist of the last 100 years

Yeats didn't come up in the English exam yesterday and the Leaving Certs are RAGING

Their Leaving Cert hopes are dead and gone; they’re with O’Leary in the grave.

Finally, 9 important answers to 'Was it for this?'

Romantic Ireland’s dead and gone…

From TheJournal.ie Never-before-seen Abbey Theatre papers show how it fought against censorship Minute Books

Never-before-seen Abbey Theatre papers show how it fought against censorship

The minute books have been digitised and transcripts made.

From TheJournal.ie What is it that makes Irish people fight over wills? WIll Power

What is it that makes Irish people fight over wills?

Where there’s a will – there’s a potential family falling out of seismic proportions.

From TheJournal.ie Supercalifragilistic-expialadocious - Mary Poppins' Dublin home is for sale* Mary Poppins
From TheJournal.ie A bridge and a boat are set to get some famous Irish names

A bridge and a boat are set to get some famous Irish names

WB Yeats and a hero of 1916 are set to be immortalised in different ways.

From TheJournal.ie Interactive map tells the story of one of Ireland's most famous poets WB Yeats

Interactive map tells the story of one of Ireland's most famous poets

It’s the 150th anniversary of Yeats’ birth today.

From TheJournal.ie One of Ireland's most famous poets is now on a coin Minted

One of Ireland's most famous poets is now on a coin

The collector coin has been launched to commemorate the 150th anniversary of WB Yeats’ birth.

Ireland's most famous writers have been turned into believable hipsters

James Joyce in a Vampire Weekend t-shirt.

Just Senator Susan O'Keeffe, giving a radio interview... wait, WHAT?

One for everyone whose minds are stuck in the gutter. (Which includes us.)

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: What's your favourite WB Yeats poem? Lets Get Cultural

Open thread: What's your favourite WB Yeats poem?

Yeats died 75 years ago today but his work is still being studied in schools across the country. Are there any lines still floating around in your heads from your schooldays?

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: Mandela's Irish visits Madiba

In pictures: Mandela's Irish visits

The South African leader visited Ireland on three occasions, most recently for the Special Olympics in 2003.

From TheJournal.ie Lissadell House owners win long-running legal battle over rights-of-way Co Sligo

Lissadell House owners win long-running legal battle over rights-of-way

The Supreme Court has overturned an earlier ruling, which found in favour of Sligo County Council

From TheJournal.ie Presidential poems: will Michael D quote himself during inauguration speech? Presidential Poems This post contains videos

Presidential poems: will Michael D quote himself during inauguration speech?

Or will he follow in the footsteps of his American counterparts and invite another poet to the stage?

Dublin writers' exhibition opens in the Liberties City Of Literature This post contains images

Dublin writers' exhibition opens in the Liberties

W.B. Yeats was poor at spelling and Samuel Beckett was born on a Friday 13th…just some of the facts you will learn at the newly-opened Dublin Writers’ exhibition.

From TheJournal.ie Irish musicians, actors and sports stars join festivities at Obama concert Obama

Irish musicians, actors and sports stars join festivities at Obama concert

Jedward takes to the stage at College Green to sing their Eurovision hit after Daniel Day-Lewis extended a warm welcome to the US president, incorporating the words of former president Abraham Lincoln.