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# Dig out

This year
Students canvass Dubliners to join the rent-a-room scheme in an attempt to increase bed supply
The scheme was criticised by the Union Of Students in Ireland as a “band-aid” to the accommodation shortage.
All time
Man rescued after becoming trapped in hole on Cornwall beach
Emergency services were called to the incident on Fistral Beach in Newquay, Cornwall.
Schmidt to return to Clermont - but just for a fortnight
Former Ireland coach to help out on a consultancy basis, according to reports in the French press.
New scheme to help first-time buyers on the way - and it will be back-dated
A new help-to-buy scheme due to be announced on Budget Day will be backdated to today.
ATM ripped from bank wall using digger in early morning raid
The machine was discovered a short distance away soon afterwards.
Watch: Ahern believes he could have played 'key role' during downturn
The former Taoiseach says he would have been far happier dealing with the crisis then “out twiddling me thumbs”.