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Festival-goes get in the swing of things as Glastonbury kicks-off in Somerset. Ben Birchall
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Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Today’s top stories in the blink of an eye.


1. #CUT YOUR LOSSES: Liberty Insurance is cutting 270 jobs across Dublin, Cavan and Fermanagh to deal with losses from the UK market.

2. #BERKELEY: The funeral of Lorcán Miller is taking place at the moment as a formal investigation has been launched into the Berkeley balcony collapse.

3. #DRACH-MAD: A deal hasn’t yet been done on Greece’s debt crisis as the IMF pushes for more spending cuts.

4. #LONGFORD: Four suspected republican dissidents were arrested last night after a viable explosive was found in a car in Ballymahon.

5. #ROYAL INTERVENTION: The Queen appeared to give her referendum preference that the UK remain in the EU.

6. #HELLO SPORTS FANS: Despite injury fears, it’s been confirmed that champion Jose Also is still on track to face Irish martial artist Conor McGregor on 11 July.

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