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# uk - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Forget the package holiday. A spaceport for commercial flights is being built in the UK

Eight locations have been selected that would be suitable for the new spaceport.

# uk - Friday 11 July, 2014

Same-sex ballroom dancing couples could be banned under new UK rules

Equality advocates and same-sex dancers called the move discriminatory.

From The Daily Edge Meet the little baby who got stuck in a mop bucket Baby In A Bucket

Meet the little baby who got stuck in a mop bucket

And is now destined to win every Bonny Baby competition in the UK.

# uk - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Opinion: A simple ‘how to’ guide for the new Minister for Foreign Affairs

Gilmore’s light touch approach to Northern Ireland was one of his biggest misjudgements as a minister. Here are the three things his successor should consider…

# uk - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Crime series examines if serial killers have committed other unsolved murders

Killers Behind Bars will air on TV3 at 9pm tonight.

# uk - Friday 4 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Mass panic as UK branch of Nando’s runs out of chicken Chickening Out

Mass panic as UK branch of Nando’s runs out of chicken

Stop the world and let us off.

# uk - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From Business ETC Irish watchdog to investigate Facebook’s controversial mood experiment Questions

Irish watchdog to investigate Facebook’s controversial mood experiment

It will be working with Britain’s independent data watchdog, the Information Commissioner’s Office, as it investigates Facebook’s decision to alter 700,000 users’ News Feed as part of an experiment

# uk - Sunday 29 June, 2014

President Higgins: ‘There are no easy solutions to the sensitive questions in Northern Ireland’

He commended the members of the Oireachtas and the Northern Ireland Legislative Assembly for working together.

# uk - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

A combined 132 years in jail for the men who killed the Taufiq family in arson attack

The victims were the wife and children of Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar, a Dublin-based neurosurgeon.

# uk - Sunday 22 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s the large mashed potato spill that caused traffic chaos on a UK road Smash

# uk - Friday 20 June, 2014

Peaches Geldof’s last interview: ‘Heroin is such a bleak drug.’

In the interview published by The Spectator, Geldof spoke about people’s preconceived ideas of her.

# uk - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

What NOT to do if you have a cannabis farm in your house: Accidentally call 999

One guy in the UK did, he was promptly arrested.

# uk - Monday 16 June, 2014

Unseen photos show the devastation caused by the IRA’s 1996 Manchester bomb Bombing Campaign This post contains videos This post contains images

Unseen photos show the devastation caused by the IRA’s 1996 Manchester bomb

The bomb was the second largest to ever have exploded in Britain.

# uk - Thursday 12 June, 2014

This UK terror trial could have been held entirely in secret

The two men are accused of terrorism charges – and their names have finally be released. The verdicts will now be held in open court.

More than 3,500 women from Ireland travelled to the UK for abortions last year

Since 1980, at least 158,252 women have travelled to the UK to access abortion services.

The UK has more child and youth deaths than similar countries

There are, however, no easy answers as to why.

# uk - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

This selfie is worth €37 million*

*Okay, we’re sick of selfies too, but this one is worth serious cash.

# uk - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 5 reasons why Geordie Shore should be your guilty pleasure Why Aye Man

5 reasons why Geordie Shore should be your guilty pleasure

This article contains strong language and sexual references from the outset and throughout.

From The Daily Edge Artist sets up fake “tattoo parlour for children”, gets genuine requests from parents My First Tattoo

Artist sets up fake “tattoo parlour for children”, gets genuine requests from parents

One request was from a father who wanted his six-year-old daughter tattooed.

An English family missing since last week have been found in Ireland

Rosemarie Senior and her two children had been last seen on Fiday but were yesterday located safe and well in Ireland.

# uk - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Bring potato cakes and a wad of cash: Advice on moving to London

Irish centre in London asks emigrants what tips they would give to those moving to the UK capital.

# uk - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Prince Charles compared Putin to Hitler. ‘Unroyal behaviour’ says the Russian President

Charles reportedly made the comment to a Polish woman, who had fled the Nazis as a child.

# uk - Friday 23 May, 2014

Blaze engulfs iconic Glasgow School of Art building

There are no injuries reported as firefighters continue to douse the flames on the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building.

# uk - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Here’s the £8 million house that won two Dublin brothers a top UK architecture prize Best Of British This post contains images

Here’s the £8 million house that won two Dublin brothers a top UK architecture prize

Finally, SOMETHING to spend our spare £8 million on.

# uk - Friday 16 May, 2014

Drinking two glasses of fruit juice a day is actually pretty bad for you

A survey by the UK’s health body found that breakfast cereals are pushing children’s sugar levels over the recommended limits.

# uk - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge UK skyscraper to get sunshade after its glare melted a car Feelin Hot Hot Hot

UK skyscraper to get sunshade after its glare melted a car

The reflection of the sun was so strong that it set things on fire. Yes, really.

# uk - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Teen who raised more than £3 million for cancer charity dies RIP

Teen who raised more than £3 million for cancer charity dies

Stephen Sutton’s mother said today she was “bursting with pride but breaking with pain”.

# uk - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From Business ETC NAMA sells loan for Ireland’s tallest building Project Tower

NAMA sells loan for Ireland’s tallest building

The loans for the Elysian Tower, along with a number of other properties in Ireland, the UK and Germany, were sold yesterday to Blackstone Real Estate.

# uk - Monday 12 May, 2014

Case files not kept by religious order on priest that abused in mission countries

Specialist assessments of this priest in 1985, 1997 and 2004 were not kept on file by the Society of the Divine Word.

# uk - Monday 5 May, 2014

Britain wants to stop sending people to jail over tv licences – but Ireland is unlikely to follow suit

Britain sent 51 people to jail last year for not paying their tv licence – while Ireland imprisoned 411 people.

# uk - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 11 most annoying things you can say to an Irish emigrant Out Forr'n
From The Daily Edge People are donating drink money to the guy who did the w*nker sign behind Nigel Farage Drinks On Us

People are donating drink money to the guy who did the w*nker sign behind Nigel Farage

An online fund has been set up to reward the man for his heroic gesture.

# uk - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Did Franco steal the 1968 Eurovision from Cliff Richard and Phil Coulter?

Spain’s Terry Wogan says he might have… Cliff’s still waiting for an apology… Coulter says he was so shocked to lose the contest — he even smoked a cigarette.

Police investigate new sexual abuse allegations against Max Clifford UK

Police investigate new sexual abuse allegations against Max Clifford

Clifford was sentenced to eight years of prison yesterday after being found guilty of indecent assault.

# uk - Friday 2 May, 2014

Teenage cancer patient’s ‘remarkable recovery’ after raising millions

Stephen Sutton, who was diagnosed with terminal cancer and whose story went viral, has been released from hospital.

# uk - Thursday 1 May, 2014

# uk - Monday 28 April, 2014

WATCH: Max Clifford creeps up behind Sky News correspondent

Clifford was today convicted of eight counts of indecent assault.

# uk - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Thieves break into bank, hack into computers and steal over £1.25 million…but get caught

The gang members carried out a number sophisticated cyber attacks on banks in London

Group says HSE should pay for chemo patients to have eggs frozen

Those on lower incomes are selling life insurance policies and taking out considerable loans to cover costs.

# uk - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

‘Was your wife taking someone else’s job?’: It got a bit awkward for UKIP’s Nigel Farage today Britain This post contains videos

‘Was your wife taking someone else’s job?’: It got a bit awkward for UKIP’s Nigel Farage today

The BBC’s Nick Robinson subjected the controversial MEP to a grilling at an event today.

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