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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# harsh reality

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World medallist Harrington working as hospital dinner lady to fund training
The World silver medallist is preparing for next month’s European Championships without any state funding.
This sad KFC meal made people share their own grim fast food photos
Expectations v reality.
Halloween as a kid, expectations versus reality
Free sweets and silly costumes, yay!
9 reasons why Ireland wouldn't be able for constant sunshine
It is time face the facts.