Three-year-old Aylan Kurdi and his older brother, Galip, aged five, from Syria, who reportedly drowned while attempting to reach Kos, Greece from Turkey. Aylan’s body was reportedly found washed up on a beach in Bodrum, Turkey.
Germany taking in 800,000 refugees or 1% of its population. If Ireland was as proportionately generous, we’d take in 50,000, not 600 (.01%)
Ireland Women’s Rugby 7s squad host a World Rugby event [August 22 and 23] at the UCD Bowl, Belfield, Dublin 4, involving teams from Brazil, South Africa, Samoa, Hong Kong, Mexico, Wales, Japan, Kenya, the Netherlands and China.
With an Olympic repechage spot already secured by Ireland, the top two teams this weekend qualify for the full World Rugby 7s Series.
We are running a sketch show for visitors to Dublin called Ireland: A Survivor’s Guide…
We will be in the International bar [Wicklow St.] every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, from until July 31. The show starts at 3pm and lasts about 45 minutes. It’s a fast, physical comic sketch show geared towards visitors to Ireland.