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# wellington - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

In pictures: Ireland's rugby stars hit the weights
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In pictures: Ireland's rugby stars hit the weights

Oct 5th 2011, 11:31 AM 6,548 Views 9 Comments

The countdown is on to Saturday’s World Cup quarter-final shoot-out with Wales. And Declan Kidney’s men are ready for the gun show.

Simon Hick's View from the Frontline: welcome to the capital of cool
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# Scrum Time

Simon Hick's View from the Frontline: welcome to the capital of cool

Oct 5th 2011, 10:28 AM 680 Views 0 Comments

There’s a coffee shop every 50 yards, the locals walk and talk a little faster than your average New Zealander and there is a sense of a town with very little time on its hands.

# wellington - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Simon Hick's View from the Frontline: enter the Dragon
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# RWC2011

Simon Hick's View from the Frontline: enter the Dragon

Oct 4th 2011, 8:16 PM 648 Views 1 Comment

It doesn’t matter how many times they’ve been spanked, how long they’ve been in a rut, or how many other nations write them off; the good times are always just around the corner.

# wellington - Monday 3 October, 2011

Poll: how far do you think Ireland will now go at the Rugby World Cup?
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# Knockout

Poll: how far do you think Ireland will now go at the Rugby World Cup?

Oct 3rd 2011, 1:27 PM 3,499 Views 28 Comments

Yesterday’s victory over Italy in Dunedin means Ireland march on as group winners. How optimistic are you feeling now?

In pictures: Irish players hit the pool for recovery session
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# Hey Ladies...

In pictures: Irish players hit the pool for recovery session

Oct 3rd 2011, 12:56 PM 3,486 Views 4 Comments

No sooner had they checked in at their new hotel and the players were pulling the togs out of the suitcases.

# wellington - Friday 23 September, 2011

The Happy Camper: Every cock will crow...
# On The Road
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# On The Road

The Happy Camper: Every cock will crow...

Sep 23rd 2011, 2:09 PM 365 Views 0 Comments

“A future quiz question beckons for a man named captain on his World Cup debut,” quips Sean as the crew move on to Wellington.

# wellington - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Booking about: Irish fans first in line for busy NZ brothels
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# In Demand

Booking about: Irish fans first in line for busy NZ brothels

Sep 7th 2011, 1:45 PM 1,894 Views 2 Comments

There has been no waiting around for some Irish supporters.

# wellington - Monday 15 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Aug 15th 2011, 8:01 PM 2,992 Views 8 Comments

In your fix today: Dublin Fire Brigade faces a staff crisis, the regal origins of the Laois bog body, the girl who sleeps 23 hours a day, and what it’s like to see snow for the first time…

# wellington - Thursday 26 May, 2011

Former NZ mayor refuses to apologise for 'dumb Irish' slur
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# Wellywood

Former NZ mayor refuses to apologise for 'dumb Irish' slur

May 26th 2011, 10:22 PM 2,020 Views 0 Comments

The former mayor of Wellington describes opponents plan to a new ‘Wellywood’ sign as “dumb… and probably Irish.”

# wellington - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Second earthquake this week hits Wellington, New Zealand
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Second earthquake this week hits Wellington, New Zealand

Mar 3rd 2011, 9:32 PM 1,683 Views 0 Comments

Area north-west of city was struck with a 4.5 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday night.

# wellington - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Earthquake strikes Wellington, New Zealand
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# Earthquake

Earthquake strikes Wellington, New Zealand

Mar 1st 2011, 11:38 AM 2,398 Views 0 Comments

The quake, which comes a week after the Christchurch earthquakes, did not cause major damage.