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Dublin: 18 °C Friday 19 July, 2019

The 5 at 5: Saturday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Five Towns Brewery bottles.
Five Towns Brewery bottles.
Image: Twitter/Steve

EACH EVENING, brings you the five stories you need to know.

1. #SLAMMED: Ireland have been beaten by Wales in rugby’s Six Nations, denying them the chance of a grand slam championship.

2. #ROADS: A man has died and his wife is in a serious condition after their car crashed on Dublin’s M50 late last night.

3. #BLUE GHOSTS: Gardaí in West Dublin have seized ecstasy tablets believed to be worth about €380,000.

4. #PAM: A terrifying cyclone has smashed into Vanuatu in the South Pacific leaving “complete devastation”.

5. #TOP GEAR: Jeremy Clarkson has hinted that he is to leave the BBC. He is also alleged today to have called a Top Gear producer ‘a lazy, Irish c**t’.

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Rónán Duffy

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