St Patrick’s Day Parade, Dublin
The Emerald Isle became a sea of colour as the St Patrick’s Day parades got underway across the country.
We went to Dublin to enjoy the festivities – along with more than half a million other visitors from all over the world.
Did you know?
Why does Ireland have such a high percentage of red-haired people compared to the rest of the Western world? Is it from the Celts or could the Vikings be responsible? Find out more.
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‘The most dangerous woman in America’ – ‘Mother Jones’ was an Irish emigrant who fought for worker’s rights, believing that working men should be able to earn enough money from a hard day’s work to provide for their families. Her efforts landed her in court, where the prosecution labelled her the ‘most dangerous woman in America’. Find out more.