Crowds holding St Patrick’s Day parties at a Belfast park hat to be cleared from the area by police. Meanwhile in Dublin, the Gardai said 16 people had arrested at the protests, for breaching Covid-19 regulations.
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A film featuring a swarm of 500 drones animating the skies of Dublin has today been unveiled to wish the world a Happy St Patrick’s Day.The film, entitled Orchestra of Light features the Intel Drone Light Show and was pre-recorded in Dublin in early March.Orchestra of Light tells a story of Ireland’s global influence, and how a small island on the edge of Europe has spread its culture and traditions across the world.
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This Riverdance star who swapped the world-famous stage for the coronavirus frontline said the past year has felt more like a decade.Dr Maria Buffini, 37, from Dublin, was dancing at Radio City Music Hall when the pandemic hit last year, cutting short her time performing in the New York leg of the show’s 25th anniversary tour.
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Twelve European football clubs have signed up to a new competition called the European Super League.
The new proposal is set to rival the highly regarded UEFA Champions League.
Six of the teams involved are from the Premier League, including Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham.
Three further clubs are expected to join ahead of the inaugural season and the league says it can start "as soon as practicable".
Football players, fans and politicians have expressed their outrage at the new competition proposal.
The league revealed in an official statement how excited they were about their new adventure.
“[We] look forward to holding discussions with UEFA and FIFA to work together in partnership to deliver the best outcomes for the new League and for football as a whole". Report by Bradbrookh. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
The Duke of Cambridge has expressed his concern over the formation of a new European Super League. It would see the Premier League's 'Big Six' -Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham - are among 12 clubs who have agreed to join the ESL. Prince William, who is the president of the FA, shared fans’ fear for the future of the game and grassroots football. Report by Fullerg. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Football fans have condemned plans by 12 elite teams to create a ’European Super League’.
Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham are among the 12 clubs. Report by Chanda. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Supporters of the family of George Nkencho, who was shot dead by gardai onWednesday, hold a picket at the Spire on Dublin's O'Connell Street and outsidePearse Street Garda station. Mr Nkencho was shot..
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