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Friday 29 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# bigger boat

Last year
Stronger Connacht see off Sale Sharks in second pre-season game of the week
Academy player Josh O’Connor crowned his senior bow with a try, while Conor Oliver opened the scoring for the hosts in Athlone.
All time
A new €160m ferry between Dublin and Holyhead will be the biggest of its kind in the world
The vessel will be able to hold 1,500 cars and over 300 trucks.
The best sharks on earth, ranked by the most unusual
Sharks have been around 415 million years longer than humans – let’s face it – they rule the roost.
Remember the giant shark spotted in Cork? It's featuring in a new doc
Some documentary makers just happened to be in the right place at the right time.
Like Dublin Bay prawns? Irish fishermen are allowed to catch more of them
Ireland convinced the European Commission’s to change their mind on fish quotas.