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CoderDojo: Building coders one block at a time

CoderDojo: Building coders one block at a time

I can see a bear and a cat on the laptop screen. What’s going on here? I’m trying to make the bear move more slowly than the cat. Is the…
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Enterprise Towns: The chair, the shed, the barber & his son

Enterprise Towns: The chair, the shed, the barber & his son

The chair reunited with Ged Miley courtesy of Tullow Mens Shed. It starts with a chair found in a skip… Ten years ago, workmen were refurbishing an old business on a…
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Our smallest branch

Our smallest branch

Photo: Naoise Culhane. Our smallest branch is on the island of Inis Mór (permanent population approximately 850) That’s about 30 miles out from Galway city over the Atlantic in…
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The 120-year journey home

The 120-year journey home

   Catherine Saujon pictured near Boulder, Colorado. Catherine Saujon loves to hike. At weekends she hits the trail and enjoys walking through beautiful countryside to a place where she…
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A rugby club at the heart of the community

A rugby club at the heart of the community

The 2017 Bank of Ireland Provincial Towns Cup kicked off on Saturday 28 January. The top competition for junior rugby in Leinster is now in its 92nd year, making…
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What happened when a woman with Down syndrome gave a speech to prisoners?

What happened when a woman with Down syndrome gave a speech to prisoners?

Mei Lin and Helen pictured at Bank of Ireland offices in the IFSC Dublin. Photo: Naoise Culhane. Mei Lin Yap worked as a volunteer for Special Olympics Ireland…
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Fields of dreams

Fields of dreams

An eight-acre site in Cabinteely village where the Bank of Ireland Operations Centre now sits used to house the John Hinde postcard 'factory'.
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The moment that summed up why I volunteer

The moment that summed up why I volunteer

Bank of Ireland’s Linda volunteers for St. Vincent de Paul Society. For many volunteers there is a one particular case or a specific moment that stands out for them.
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