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#sanctuary

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Two 'showbiz' whales from Shanghai aquarium moved to sanctuary in Iceland
# Retirement
# Retirement

Two 'showbiz' whales from Shanghai aquarium moved to sanctuary in Iceland

Jun 20th 2019, 11:09 AM 16,429 Views 16 Comments

The whales, Little White and Little Grey, were sold to Changfeng Ocean World aquarium some 10 years ago.

Cork launches plan to better integrate refugees, asylum seekers and migrants
# City Of Sanctuary
# City Of Sanctuary

Cork launches plan to better integrate refugees, asylum seekers and migrants

Mar 30th 2019, 9:30 AM 18,375 Views 46 Comments

Cork will be the latest area to become a so-called place of sanctuary – making it part of a wider national, and indeed international, movement.

Traumatised bears and wolves find solace at Greek sanctuary
# Bear Dancing
# Bear Dancing

Traumatised bears and wolves find solace at Greek sanctuary

May 12th 2018, 9:45 AM 15,281 Views 14 Comments

Bear dancing — forcibly taught to the animals by making them walk on hot coals — is a practice that still survives in the Balkans.

Seven asylum seekers and refugees will receive scholarships to study at UCC
# University Of Sanctuary
# University Of Sanctuary

Seven asylum seekers and refugees will receive scholarships to study at UCC

Jan 19th 2018, 6:20 AM 23,032 Views 61 Comments

The college joins DCU and UL as a University of Sanctuary.

School lockdown lifted after capture of escaped wolf in UK
# On The Run
# On The Run

School lockdown lifted after capture of escaped wolf in UK

Jan 18th 2018, 4:10 PM 20,516 Views 14 Comments

The sanctuary has said that the wolf’s enclosure gate may have been left open deliberately.

'We're struggling to keep the doors open': Donkey sanctuary appeals for money
# Donegal
# Donegal

'We're struggling to keep the doors open': Donkey sanctuary appeals for money

May 9th 2017, 4:48 PM 13,570 Views 25 Comments

About 70 donkeys are currently being looked after there.

DCU first Irish university to be designated a “University of Sanctuary” for welcoming asylum seekers
# Culture Of Inclusion
# Culture Of Inclusion

DCU first Irish university to be designated a “University of Sanctuary” for welcoming asylum seekers

Dec 28th 2016, 2:23 PM 15,551 Views 59 Comments

Fifteen academic scholarships will be made available to asylum seekers or refugees commencing their studies in September 2017.

Award-winning Irish film starring cast who have intellectual disabilities hopes to go global
# Sanctuary
# Sanctuary

Award-winning Irish film starring cast who have intellectual disabilities hopes to go global

Jul 24th 2016, 10:00 AM 22,886 Views 12 Comments

Sanctuary was initially a theatre production – now it has made its way to the big screen.

California woman lets thousands of homeless cats take over her house
# Sanctuary
# Sanctuary

California woman lets thousands of homeless cats take over her house

Apr 6th 2016, 12:01 PM 17,866 Views 39 Comments

Lynea Lattanzio spent her entire retirement fund on the sanctuary.

Gridlock in UK: Cars abandoned, passengers stranded after heavy snowfall
# Falling Down
# Falling Down

Gridlock in UK: Cars abandoned, passengers stranded after heavy snowfall

Dec 27th 2014, 12:05 PM 29,387 Views 18 Comments

A group of coach passengers spent the night in a church in Sheffield, and people have been leaving their cars to seek shelter.

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary
# Place To Call Home
# Place To Call Home

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary

Sep 13th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,551 Views 13 Comments

You can get involved – it’s simple, say the organisers, who hope it will spread throughout the country.

940 people sought asylum in Ireland last year
# Sanctuary
# Sanctuary

940 people sought asylum in Ireland last year

Mar 21st 2014, 7:15 AM 7,197 Views 148 Comments

The numbers seeking refuge in EU countries rose 32 per cent in 2013, mainly due to the crisis in Syria.

6 signs you need your own space
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From The Daily Edge
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6 signs you need your own space

Feb 11th 2014, 3:45 PM 60,786 Views 0 Comments

It’s not you. It’s me.

Bray Sea Life to display largest collection of seahorses in Ireland
# Seahorses
# Seahorses

Bray Sea Life to display largest collection of seahorses in Ireland

Mar 2nd 2013, 7:00 AM 6,311 Views 18 Comments

This will also be the first time that the rare, Irish species of the long nosed seahorse will be on display.

Get the glad rags ready Nidge and co - Love/Hate leads IFTA nominations
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From The Daily Edge
# IFTAs

Get the glad rags ready Nidge and co - Love/Hate leads IFTA nominations

Jan 9th 2013, 10:13 AM 9,440 Views 24 Comments

What Richard Did also tops the nominations with eleven nods. Here’s the full list.