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Vicky Kavanagh
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Journalist (Broadcast, Print, Online)
Journalist (Broadcast, Print, Online)

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Soaked In Bleach: Docu-drama on Kurt Cobain's Death - REVIEW
Thanks to the release of Montage of Heck earlier this year, there's been a lot of renewed interest in the life and death of Kurt Cobain. There always is an intrigue of cult around those celebrities who's self-destruction results in their untimely deaths; th...
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A Sailor's Log: Malahide to Dún Laoghaire
The sun shines as we stand on the pontoon, but a look at the gathering clouds tells me it won't last all day. We pull out the sails from below, clip the gib onto the front stay and check the ropes and halliards. A roaring burst from the motor, interrupting ...
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A Sailor's Log: Malahide to Dún Laoghaire
The sun shines as we stand on the pontoon, but a look at the gathering clouds tells me it won't last all day. We pull out the sails from under deck, clip the gib onto the mast and check the ropes and halliards. A roaring burst from the motor, interrupting t...
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Sex Education For The Under 20s
I'll admit, 48 hours ago, I had no idea who Carter Reynolds was. I know that I'm not the only human with internet access who has become aware of his existence for all the wrong reasons over the last day or so. In case you missed why the YouTube/Vine star's ...
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Sex Education For The Under 20s
I'll admit, 48 hours ago, I had no idea who Carter Reynolds was. I know that I'm not the only human with internet access who has become aware of his existence for all the wrong reasons over the last day or so. In case you missed why the YouTube/Vine star's ...
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Free Pass For Rape
A man who repeatedly raped and sexually assaulted his girlfriend as she slept has avoided jail time, despite a written omission from him of his crime and a guilty plea submitted in court. Location: Ireland, 2015. It was with shock and repulsion that I read ...
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A Sign Marked Exit? A Simple Explanation To What Grefenderum Means
Would they or wouldn't they? Would the outcome even matter now that the deal was off the table? Just after 7pm Irish time, we knew the answer to both - and it was a resounding yes. 61.3% of Greeks voted no to in Sunday's historic referendum; resulting in an...
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Gym Guys, I Don't Need Your "Compliments"
I love going to the gym. These are words I thought I would never utter. Pre-gym life, I scoffed at those who "pumped iron" on a regular basis. Talk of TRX and protein drinks caused this frozen look to appear on m face as my brain quickly zoned out, thinking...
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Spotlight on Killarney: TRAVEL REVIEW
The mercury was on the rise as I rolled my suitcase across Heuston Station . Even at that early hour, it was swarming with people; regularly glancing at timetable information as trains arrived and departed on the other side of the glass doors, emitting scre...
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Life Goes On: Go With It We Must
Boy oh boy, it's been a while, I know. My consistency is getting worse than ethics at FIFA. In my defence, it has been a few weeks of... intensity, is the most diplomatic way of stating it. The day of the marriage referendum, I lost my job as Producer at Sp...
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