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Linfield leave Donegal Celtic feeling blue

Linfield fired five goals past Donegal Celtic for the second time this season as they eased to a 5-1 away win at Suffolk Road.

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Movie snob goes Commando

I was recently lent the Harry Potter films on blu-ray. As a quick aside, I’ve no reason to mention the blu-ray part other than to help illustrate this week’s point (there have been points to the other weeks? I hear the reader ask).

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So many local champions for the Taoiseach to meet

The FIRST Aisling Awards took place in the Beehive back in 1997 – I remember it best for the fact that Brian Kennedy was among the honourees.His parents attended, if the grey cells aren’t deceiving me, and he spoke movingly of his connection to the Falls.

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Left to their own free will what will unionists change?

You may not have heard it – you may have been busy greasing the cat’s boil or doing some equally useful work – but Monday morning last callers to The Stephen Nolan Show on BBC Radio Ulster/Raidio Uladh were discussing free will. “Eh?” you say. “A free will phone-in on a Monday morning? Bit airy-fairy, that”.

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It’s best to keep mum in the barber’s chair

Good afternoon, sir. Are you off anywhere nice on holiday this year?” That’s how I thought the main topic of conversation at the barbers went. Or at least I did until this past weekend.

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Thankfully, we don’t all subscribe to counsel of despair

WE HAD a fascinating insight into the unionist mind at Tuesday’s meeting of the Development Committee at City Hall when the Council’s long-overdue strategy to tackle poverty came up for debate.

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