“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.”
In July 1784 Daniel O’Connell was elected as MP from Co Cork.
Scientists say that 2014 was the warmest in Ireland since 1880. The average temperature had increased by 0.5 degrees since 1981. At current rates, the temperatures are expected to rise by between 1 degree and 1.5 degrees over the next 30 yrs.
The art of Blarney set the Irish immigrant in good stead for the world of politics in America.
The sport of boxing has always been a vehicle by which the poorer minority could make names for themselves.
Shanty Irish and Lace Curtain Irish are racist terms that were used to distinguish between respectable folk and not so respectable.