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#Céad Míle Fáilte

# cead-mile-failte - Friday 10 July, 2020

Married couples among 21 people who became Ireland's newest citizens in online ceremony
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Married couples among 21 people who became Ireland's newest citizens in online ceremony

Jul 10th 2020, 3:07 PM 28,701 Views 48 Comments

Today’s pilot online ceremony is one of the first of its kind in Europe.

# cead-mile-failte - Monday 9 December, 2019

2,000 people from over 100 countries will become Irish citizens today
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

2,000 people from over 100 countries will become Irish citizens today

Dec 9th 2019, 8:55 AM 49,337 Views 85 Comments

Such ceremonies were put on hold after a High Court ruling in July.

# cead-mile-failte - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Another 22 Syrian families have been relocated to Ireland today
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

Another 22 Syrian families have been relocated to Ireland today

Dec 27th 2018, 12:10 AM 59,332 Views 207 Comments

They come here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme.

# cead-mile-failte - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Viewers were reminded of the brilliance of Irish Paint Magic on Gogglebox Ireland this week
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From The Daily Edge
# Céad Míle Fáilte

Viewers were reminded of the brilliance of Irish Paint Magic on Gogglebox Ireland this week

Sep 6th 2018, 10:39 AM 6,882 Views 1 Comment

“Nineteen series of this!?”

# cead-mile-failte - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Here are Ireland's most – and least – popular holiday destinations
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Here are Ireland's most – and least – popular holiday destinations

Aug 12th 2018, 8:00 PM 74,445 Views 30 Comments

Everywhere bar the border region and midlands recorded an increase in overseas visitors last year.

# cead-mile-failte - Saturday 29 April, 2017

The Late Late Show met some of Ireland's newest citizens
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

The Late Late Show met some of Ireland's newest citizens

Apr 29th 2017, 1:50 PM 39,298 Views 183 Comments

“It was the proudest day of my life. Honestly.”

# cead-mile-failte - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Brendan O'Carroll told a fan with the Mrs Brown's Boys cast tattooed on his back to 'get a f**king life'
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From The Daily Edge
# Get A Life

Brendan O'Carroll told a fan with the Mrs Brown's Boys cast tattooed on his back to 'get a f**king life'

Apr 22nd 2017, 11:49 AM 8,183 Views 2 Comments

Ouch.

# cead-mile-failte - Friday 21 April, 2017

Photos: Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Photos: Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens

Apr 21st 2017, 10:43 PM 43,723 Views 130 Comments

Over 3,000 people from over 120 countries attended the citizenship ceremonies.

# cead-mile-failte - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Irish tourism has best ever year, with 9 million visits
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Irish tourism has best ever year, with 9 million visits

Dec 21st 2016, 2:24 PM 8,692 Views 23 Comments

There were 8,919,700 million visits to Ireland up to the end of November, an 11% increase compared to the same period in 2015.

# cead-mile-failte - Friday 25 November, 2016

Irish tourism on course for record year, but bosses warn against complacency in sector
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# Growth

Irish tourism on course for record year, but bosses warn against complacency in sector

Nov 25th 2016, 9:04 AM 6,800 Views 34 Comments

Latest figures show a million people visited the country in October, alone.

# cead-mile-failte - Sunday 5 June, 2016

This parody tourist guide to Ireland is essential viewing for all visitors
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From The Daily Edge
# Helpful

This parody tourist guide to Ireland is essential viewing for all visitors

Jun 5th 2016, 9:29 AM 7,254 Views 1 Comment

“If it says ‘road closed’ just plough on”

# cead-mile-failte - Thursday 21 April, 2016

11 times Irish people proved they do welcomes better than anyone else
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From The Daily Edge
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11 times Irish people proved they do welcomes better than anyone else

Apr 21st 2016, 9:20 PM 8,414 Views 0 Comments

World class.

# cead-mile-failte - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Here are the gifts Ireland dished out to foreign dignitaries last year
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Here are the gifts Ireland dished out to foreign dignitaries last year

Feb 28th 2016, 10:30 PM 23,109 Views 22 Comments

Crystal bowls feature heavily.

# cead-mile-failte - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Thousands of tourism jobs predicted, but we don't have enough hotels to cope with growth
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Thousands of tourism jobs predicted, but we don't have enough hotels to cope with growth

Dec 30th 2015, 3:23 PM 12,750 Views 36 Comments

Tourism in Ireland is worth over €7 billion for the first time ever.

# cead-mile-failte - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Drum roll please: These are the top tourist towns in Ireland
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Drum roll please: These are the top tourist towns in Ireland

Nov 25th 2015, 2:58 PM 39,448 Views 72 Comments

Did your area make the cut?

# cead-mile-failte - Monday 7 September, 2015

Ireland has three of the world's top five friendliest cities
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Ireland has three of the world's top five friendliest cities

Sep 7th 2015, 9:23 PM 50,123 Views 38 Comments

Including the top spot. Ah go ‘way.

Ireland has three of the world's top five friendliest cities. Go Ireland!
# Sure 'tis Nothing
From The Daily Edge
# Sure 'tis Nothing

Ireland has three of the world's top five friendliest cities. Go Ireland!

Sep 7th 2015, 9:50 AM 6,731 Views 3 Comments

Including the top spot. Ah go ‘way.

# cead-mile-failte - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Tánaiste says there shouldn't be "upper limit" on the refugees Ireland takes
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Tánaiste says there shouldn't be "upper limit" on the refugees Ireland takes

Sep 6th 2015, 7:53 PM 27,099 Views 317 Comments

Joan Burton says initial refugees would be followed later by their families.

# cead-mile-failte - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

'One of the best': Joe Schmidt becomes an Irish citizen
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

'One of the best': Joe Schmidt becomes an Irish citizen

Sep 2nd 2015, 6:48 PM 34,656 Views 78 Comments

Richardt Strauss and Olly Hodges were also granted citizenship today.

# cead-mile-failte - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

'I don't think he'll be ready for what to expect' - Paddy Holohan on his UFC Dublin opponent
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From The42
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'I don't think he'll be ready for what to expect' - Paddy Holohan on his UFC Dublin opponent

Jul 28th 2015, 2:46 PM 5,709 Views 2 Comments

The Irish flyweight is gearing up for the 3Arena on 24 October.

# cead-mile-failte - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

The east's answer to the Wild Atlantic Way is 'Ireland's Ancient East'
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

The east's answer to the Wild Atlantic Way is 'Ireland's Ancient East'

Apr 14th 2015, 1:40 PM 24,076 Views 41 Comments

The new tourism programme aims to attract 600,000 overseas visitors.

# cead-mile-failte - Friday 10 April, 2015

PHOTOS: Meet Ireland's newest citizens
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

PHOTOS: Meet Ireland's newest citizens

Apr 10th 2015, 5:24 PM 22,176 Views 136 Comments

As of today, the country has 2,700 new citizens.

# cead-mile-failte - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Mary Lou says Alan Kelly has her 'quaking in her stilettos'
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# Sarcasm Alert

Mary Lou says Alan Kelly has her 'quaking in her stilettos'

Mar 7th 2015, 1:08 PM 23,563 Views 232 Comments

Meanwhile, a Syrizan minister got TWO standing ovations at Sinn Féin’s Ard Fheis.

# cead-mile-failte - Monday 26 January, 2015

Citizenship and visa applications reach all time high
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Citizenship and visa applications reach all time high

Jan 26th 2015, 5:37 PM 18,129 Views 220 Comments

Some 172,000 new applications were received in 2014.

# cead-mile-failte - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Mary Robinson is back in town ... to discuss Ireland's recovery
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Mary Robinson is back in town ... to discuss Ireland's recovery

Jan 13th 2015, 7:00 AM 8,923 Views 50 Comments

Several politicians, ambassadors and business people are set to meet in Dublin today.

# cead-mile-failte - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Tourists spent an average of €479 each in Ireland this year
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Tourists spent an average of €479 each in Ireland this year

Dec 30th 2014, 10:59 AM 6,009 Views 18 Comments

The equivalent of 469 million pints in Temple Bar overall.

# cead-mile-failte - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Publican refuses to hire foreign nationals to greet customers
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# Charlie Chawke

Publican refuses to hire foreign nationals to greet customers

Sep 30th 2014, 11:00 AM 30,649 Views 302 Comments

Charlie Chawke has said he only employs Irish workers as front-of-house staff.

# cead-mile-failte - Monday 21 July, 2014

This Facebook post is the definition of an Irish welcome
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From The Daily Edge
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This Facebook post is the definition of an Irish welcome

Jul 21st 2014, 7:26 AM 8,224 Views 4 Comments

Good to be back.

# cead-mile-failte - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Macklemore has made a love letter to Ireland
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From The Daily Edge
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Macklemore has made a love letter to Ireland

Jul 3rd 2014, 1:50 PM 6,183 Views 2 Comments

It’s really rather touching.

# cead-mile-failte - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

They love us: 11% rise in foreign visitors to Ireland
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

They love us: 11% rise in foreign visitors to Ireland

Mar 26th 2014, 1:58 PM 7,794 Views 43 Comments

Visitors from Great Britain, the US and the rest of the world all climbed by double digit percentages.

# cead-mile-failte - Monday 3 March, 2014

Government backs National Diaspora Centre but wants a third-party to pay for it
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Government backs National Diaspora Centre but wants a third-party to pay for it

Mar 3rd 2014, 1:48 PM 4,795 Views 29 Comments

Leo Varadkar says that the funds are not there and those expressing interest will be asked if they would be able to meet some or all of the capital costs.

# cead-mile-failte - Sunday 9 February, 2014

There's an accidental message to tourists in Dublin Airport
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From The Daily Edge
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There's an accidental message to tourists in Dublin Airport

Feb 9th 2014, 11:14 AM 6,824 Views 2 Comments

Unfortunate.

# cead-mile-failte - Monday 30 December, 2013

Some good news: 7 million people visited Ireland this year
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Some good news: 7 million people visited Ireland this year

Dec 30th 2013, 12:56 PM 7,695 Views 37 Comments

The tourism industry says this was the best year for tourism in Ireland since the recession began.

# cead-mile-failte - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Ireland named Best Tourism Destination by US magazine readers
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Ireland named Best Tourism Destination by US magazine readers

Dec 11th 2013, 6:45 AM 10,215 Views 30 Comments

It is the second year in a row that Ireland has won the award from Global Traveler magazine.

# cead-mile-failte - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Kilkenny voted 9th friendliest city in the world
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# Cool For Cats

Kilkenny voted 9th friendliest city in the world

Aug 6th 2013, 11:17 AM 30,703 Views 111 Comments

Dublin and Cork also made the top 20 but Kilkenny was the only Irish city to crack the top 10.

# cead-mile-failte - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Ireland is the 9th friendliest country in the world for tourists
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

Ireland is the 9th friendliest country in the world for tourists

Mar 24th 2013, 12:36 PM 31,061 Views 88 Comments

Research by the World Economic Forum says we’re still among the most welcoming countries in the world for visitors.

# cead-mile-failte - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

Céad míle fáilte? Five other controversial visits to Ireland
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# Royal Visit

Céad míle fáilte? Five other controversial visits to Ireland

May 17th 2011, 8:31 AM 2,436 Views 0 Comments

Our selection of a few other controversial and divisive visits to Ireland from past years – all with lesser impact on Dublin traffic.

# cead-mile-failte - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Summer in the City: Inter Milan, Celtic and Man City set for Aviva kickabout
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From The42
# Céad Míle Fáilte

Summer in the City: Inter Milan, Celtic and Man City set for Aviva kickabout

Feb 3rd 2011, 4:33 PM 919 Views 0 Comments

Three European heavyweights are set to travel to Dublin this summer for the inaugural edition of the Dublin Super Cup.