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An Aran sweater wedding dress? Just wait until you see it
The standout gown, though, has to be the Erin – a glamorous take on the fishermen's sweaters of the Aran Islands in cashmere knit, with a turtleneck and sexy scooped back. A visit to the Theia design room confirmed that the dress is indeed both ...

Irish Times

Marine ecologist swims with blue sharks off Aran Islands
Irish Times
That's the view of marine ecologist Nick Pfeiffer, who swam with and photographed a school – or “shiver” – of five blue sharks west of the Aran Island of Inis Oírr last weekend. A calm Atlantic, bright sunshine and lure of fresh food provided ideal ...

Galway TD Says Aran Islands Fish Farm Plans Carry 'Too Many Risks'
The European Commission has now closed its investigation, with Bord Iasaigh Mhara (BIM) – which initiated the project and has since made plans for a second scheme – saying that this meant the State had "no case to answer", giving the green light for ...

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Irish Times

Macnas promises 'marvels and monsters' for Halloween
Irish Times
Out on the Aran island of Inis Mór, residents and visitors are also being invited to eschew 20th-century “trick or treating” and embrace the traditional Oíche Shamhna or Halloween with Féile na bPucaí on October 31st. As resident Cyril Ó Flaithearta ...

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Irish Independent

US investors in pole position to take over Ulster Bank portfolio
Irish Independent
About three-quarters of the Project Aran portfolio properties are based in the Republic of Ireland - mostly in Dublin - with the rest mainly in Northern Ireland. A small percentage of the loans cover the rest of the UK. Final bids are due in the first ...

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Ulster must feel the Payne to take down Toulon
The Chiefs, not unlike Connacht, is a family club where the players are as tightly knit as an aran jumper. They would have seriously fancied their chances in a competition where the French clubs are begrudging participants unless they are at home ...

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Wet And Wild In Ireland: The Adventurous Side Of The Emerald Isle
The Wild Atlantic Way, especially the Aran Islands, also dispels the myth that Ireland is all impossibly green. The landscapes here are rocky and windswept, and the skies are brooding. The land ends abruptly, plunging nearly 350 feet into the teeming ...

Irish Independent

Ireland makes Lonely Planet list
Irish Independent
"Along the way, explore Connemara, the Aran Islands, the music bars of County Clare and the scenic splendours of County Kerry. Go west." Travel writer Fionn Davenport penned the review for Lonely Planet's Best in Travel ... It says: "Ireland is ...

Southern Star Newspaper

Shoe duo are putting their best foot forward in Bantry
Southern Star Newspaper
Their fall/winter range of four signature designs will be available from their website in November. The Pampootie is a simple moccasin-style shoe inspired by the Aran rawhide shoe of the late 19th century. ... 'We believe our business has the potential ...

The Independent

10 best chunky knit jumpers
The Independent
Chinti and Parker Aran Sweater: £350, chintiandparker.com. We know this is a lot to spend on a jumper, but this one is a really quality classic from the British luxury label. Made from super-soft 100 per cent merino wool, the traditional cable pattern ...

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