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Ireland

11 Aug 2008
People planning a holiday later this year have been given ten reasons to consider Northern Ireland in their decision by Bushmills Irish Whiskey.Top of the list is Bushmills' own wh...
10 Mar 2008
Passengers on the Gatwick Express train service will be treated to free Guinness on 15 March to mark St Patrick's Day.Customers on the platform at Gatwick airport station and Victo...
7 Dec 2007
Almost 7m people visited Ireland in the first ten months of this year, 4% more than in the corresponding period of 2006, the latest figures show.According to the Central Statistics...
12 Sep 2007
The government has injected £10m of funding into the tourism sector in Northern Ireland's Causeway Coast region.Among the projects that will receive financing is a watersports...
10 Sep 2007
The potential for golf tourism in Northern Ireland is 'limitless', government minister Nigel Dodds has claimed.Speaking to reporters at the Walker Cup in County Down, Mr Dodds said...
30 Jul 2007
Ireland's premier regional airline, Aer Arann, has picked out seven of the most magnificent sites tucked away on the west coast of Ireland, for visitors hoping to discover the real...
6 Jul 2007
For the madder among you, the small town of Muff, in Ireland, is the place to be during August, as it plays stage to a mixture of barmy competitions, parades, parties and copious b...
16 Mar 2007
With St Patrick's Day fast approaching many people will be embarking on a holiday in Ireland.However, there is sure to be a bit of a language barrier so Lonely Planet has released ...
26 Feb 2007
Fans of popular sitcom Father Ted have gathered for a festival held in honour of the show.Regarded as one of the most popular shows ever broadcast on Channel Four in the UK, the Fa...
1 Sep 2006
Pop star Michael Jackson has been holidaying in Ireland.His secret extended break in Ireland has lasted three months and along with his three children - Prince Michael, Paris and P...