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Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 17 October, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about a massive Garda chase through Dublin, a tragedy in Glasgow, alleged drunkenness in the Seanad, and the death of a Woodstock legend.

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

Source: Michael Flatley opened his mansion near Fermoy to vulnerable children from Cork, in an event run in association with Barnardos. [Pic Jerry Kennelly]



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#SCOTLAND: Six people were killed after a rubbish truck crashed into pedestrians on a busy shopping street in Glasgow. 

#FRANCE: A man stabbed himself after ploughing a van into a Christmas market in France, injuring ten people.

#OZ: A father and his two young sons are recovering after surviving ten days in the Australian wilderness.  





Singer Joe Cocker has died, aged 70.

His performance of the Beatles’ ‘With a Little Help From My Friends’ was one of the iconic moments of the 1969 Woodstock Festival.

45 years later, it still sends chills down the spine.

Here it is in full… (headphones up to 11, please).

Source: Richie C./YouTube

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