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# disadvantaged - Friday 7 September, 2018

Many prisoners on Spike Island may have been from 'black spots of disadvantage'

Spike Island initially became a convict depot in 1847.

# disadvantaged - Thursday 18 June, 2015

This map shows how Dublin is a city divided

A report commissioned by the council shows where the bulk of the wealth is – and the deprivation.

# disadvantaged - Thursday 9 April, 2015

City kids are worse at reading (and their maths skills don't quite add up either)

Pupils in urban DEIS schools score worse in tests, but they are missing classes less.

# disadvantaged - Monday 3 November, 2014

Priest appeals for sale of church gold to pay for much-needed teacher

The Department of Education has removed funding for a teaching position in place since September.

# disadvantaged - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

€12.6m of sports funding went to disadvantaged areas

A total of 41 per cent of the overall funding went to disadvantaged areas, Minister Michael Ring said.

# disadvantaged - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

TD says Hogan has neglected scheme for disadvantaged urban areas

The Minister has said the phasing out of city council and development boards will have implications for the programme.

# disadvantaged - Monday 18 June, 2012

Column: The Young and the Angry need to take themselves to task

Lisa McInerney is a fan of The Secret Millionaire reality TV show – but it has alerted her to a section of disillusioned First World youth who won’t take any blame for their actions.

# disadvantaged - Friday 23 March, 2012

Only nine per cent of Irish Travellers are over 50

For the first time, a study on the consequences of being party of a disadvantaged group has been carried out.