Wetherspoon, whose cheap drink and food offers have proved popular in the UK, has been selling pints of Heineken lager and Murphy’s stout at prices around 40pc below the competition at its first Irish pub in Blackrock, Dublin. The pub chain, which last year outlined plans for around 30 pubs in the Republic of Ireland, […]

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Yule log.  Santa’s Helper Sophie Shannon (aged 20) is joined by four delighted Santas to launch the Dún Laoghaire Santa Dash Shopping frenzy, which takes place in Dún Laoghaire Shopping Centre on Saturday 7th December.  Three lucky winners have two minutes to dash around Supervalu, Dún Laoghaire and grab as many grocery items as possible so their whole family can […]


Brace yourself: Direwolf is coming.  Also, this wasn’t in Bray. Lucia (6) and Lenny (4) Spollen Behrns with Fionn McMillan (3) and Sophie Carolan (4) holding Snow the Husky on a cold morning in Dun Laoghaire East Pier to announce  the line-up of events which include a Santa hat world record attempt in aid of Barnardo’s, a charming […]