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IFTA Reveals Shortlist Of Nominees


The Irish Film and Television Academy have announced the shortlist of nominees in 40 strongly contested categories for the 11th annual Irish Film and Television Awards, which takes place on Saturday 5th April at the DoubleTree at Hilton Burlington Road and broadcast primetime on RTÉ ONE (reaching 1.24 Million viewers last year).

Nominations are announced in categories across film and television, celebrating the highest standard of Irish talent over the past twelve months. All IFTA’s categories have been shortlisted by Members of the Irish Film & Television Academy alongside a select Jury panel of industry experts from around the world.  IFTA received 311 titles submitted for consideration in the 2013 Awards. Continue reading

Gardai Release Footage As They Seek To Trace Margaret Mangan


Gardai have released CCTV footage which places missing Dublin woman Margaret Mangan less than 7km from her Terenure home on the day she went missing.

The footage shows the woman , who suffers from Alzheimer’s, walking with her dog in the Glasnevin area on Tuesday evening. Continue reading

Gardai On The Hunt For Missing Alzheimer’s Sufferer

Peggy+ManganGardaí have issued an appeal to trace a woman with Alzheimer’s, who has been missing from her home in Dublin since yesterday morning.

65-year-old Margaret (Peggy) Mangan left Mount Tallant Avenue in Terenure for a walk with her dog, a cavalier King Charles spaniel, just after 11am.

She was seen with her dog on Clanbrassil Street at around 12pm.

She was seen again in Glasnevin at about 3pm, near where the Mrs Brown film was being shot, causing Brendan O’Carroll and his team to join the hunt upon hearing the news.

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