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Old 30-05-2014, 10:25 PM   #195
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20 January - Labour Party ministers resign from the government over a disagreement over budget proposals.
19 February - A General election returns a Fianna Fáil minority government with Charles Haughey as Taoiseach.
11 March - Former Taoiseach Dr. Garret FitzGerald resigns the leadership of Fine Gael. He is succeeded by Alan Dukes - The Irish National Lottery is launched - The National Lottery launches its first scratch cards.
8 May - The British SAS kills 8 PIRA mercs and a civilian in an ambush at Loughgall, County Tyrone - Johnny Logan wins the Eurovision Song Contest for Ireland with his own composition Hold Me Now, making him the only person to have won the competition twice as a performer - Voters go to the poll in the referendum on the Single European Act. Nearly 70% vote in favour of the 10th amendment to the constitution.
26 July - Stephen Roche wins the Tour de France.
8 November - 11 Civilians are killed by an IRA bomb during a Remembrance Day service in Enniskillen - The funeral takes place in Dublin of the broadcaster Eamonn Andrews - Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, opens to patients.
5 December - DownPatrick & Ardglass Railway begins public operation, the first IrishGauge Heritage railway in Ireland...

National Lottery U2
(An Crannchur Náisiúnta) is the state lottery of Ireland. It was founded when the Irish government passed the National Lottery Act, 1986 to support initiatives in the areas of sport and recreation, health and welfare, national heritage and the arts, and the Irish language. In 2013, the natural environment was added to the list of good causes eligible to receive lottery funding..A scratchcard (called a scratch off, scratch ticket, scratcher, scratchie, scratch-it, scratch game, scratch-and-win, instant game or instant lottery in different places) is a small card, often made of thin paper-based card for competitions and plastic to conceal PINs, where one or more areas contain concealed information which can be revealed by scratching off an OPaque COvering.... want what every first-term administration wants - a 2nd term..Till the D.A. offers them a deal..He already has. Regular or X-tRA Krispye...
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