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Dublin: 15 °C Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Global climate strike, assault in RDS and the funeral of Mayo farm shooting victim Brendan Kilduff.

NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round-up of today’s news.


DSC_1316 A sign at today's climate strike in Dublin. Source: Garry Walsh/Trócaire


japan-v-russia-pool-a-2019-rugby-world-cup-tokyo-stadium A dancer in the opening ceremony FOR the 2019 Rugby World Cup. Source: PA Images

#BREXIT: Brexit talks are progressing progressing with “momentum”, the British minister in charge of the divorce said today after meeting his EU counterpart.

#OUT OF THE RACE: New York City Mayor Mayor Bill de Blasio has ended his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.

#CANADA: Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologised for past “unacceptable” behaviour but said can’t say how many times he wore blackface


4733 Culture Night launch_90579531 Source: Leah Farrell/

Doing anything for Culture Night? It’s not too late.

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