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'The Rhymers' by John Clifford

When days are chilly, drab and drear, and Christmas time is drawing near,The long foresupper does...

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Christmas in the front line

Christmas in the front line

There swept across the country one of the fiercest blizzards France, or for that matter, Northern...

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When Ballyclare was Paper Town

When Ballyclare was Paper Town

For two centuries Ballyclare was the home of papermaking in Ireland. The original mill gave its...

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