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Ireland’s Wars: Vinegar Hill

The rebels in County Wexford had been forced back to their camp at Enniscorthy, following the defeats at New Ross, Arklow and Foulksmills. Now, General Lake was prepared to give what he saw as the final crushing blow to the … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Wars: Ovidstown And Foulksmills

With the rebels pegged back in Wexford and all but wiped out elsewhere, the time had come for the authorities to begin their operations to bring the rebellion to a decisive close. A new Lord Lieutenant was soon to arrive, … Continue reading

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Review: Song Of The Sea

Song Of The Sea Trailer Irish animation is a small industry, which has managed to punch above its weight in recent times thanks to the work of people like Tomm Moore and studios like Brown Bag Films. They may not … Continue reading

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Review – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part One

Edit: Man, I hate this post title. But how could I do it differently?! The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part One Trailer Yet another book adaptation whose finale is being split into two parts, Mockingjay brings Katniss Everdeen and Jennifer … Continue reading

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Review: Showrunners

Showrunners Trailer It certainly does seem like we are currently living in a “Golden Age” of television. The small screen medium has never before churned out quality entertainment in the levels that it is currently doing, with networks, cable and … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Wars: Charlemont, Clones And Portlester

In this new phase of the Confederate War, we’ve looked at how the conflict was progressing in Leinster and Connacht. Today, we’ll turn back northwards and discuss how things were going in Ulster, the original heartland of the rebellion, and … Continue reading

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James Bond Franchise Review

It was after reviewing Skyfall the other week that I got to thinking. I quite like the James Bond movies, but there was a whole bunch of them I hadn’t seen, or at least hadn’t seen in full. I decided … Continue reading

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