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Pamela Ballantine

Well-known for her three-decade-long career with North Ireland’s UTV channel, she presented the programs UTV Live, UTV Lifestyle, and RPM, and in addition hosted the overall game displays Hot Pursuits and Ulster Institutions Quiz. Before you begin her profession with UTV, she proved helpful for North Ireland’s Downtown Radio as …

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Derek Mahon

Well known for his Irish Occasions Poetry Now Award-winning collections Harbour Lighting (2005) and Existence on the planet (2008), Mahon can be acknowledged for his translations of the task of Moliere, Jean Racine, and Sophocles. He released a few of his early function in the Royal Belfast Academical Institution’s college …

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Martin Waddell

North Irish-born children’s author most widely known for his Small Bear books. He’s also known to get a 1973 book entitled Inside a Blue Velvet Gown. His first effective literary work, a grown-up thriller novel known as Otley, was modified right into a film. He released several secret and ghost …

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Trevor Ringland

Significant as both a rugby player and a politician, Ringland served being a winger for the Ballymena RFC, Ulster, and Ireland nationwide rugby teams and continued to co-chair the North Ireland Conservatives also to vice-chair the East Belfast Branch from the Ulster Unionist Party. Through the 1980s, he was capped …

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Jessica Kurten

Equestrian focusing on present jumping; she produced her Olympic debut in 1996 on the Atlanta video games, where she positioned 8th. She earned multiple nationwide pony championships before her professional profession. In 2007 she was suspended for just two a few months after her equine examined positive for etoricoxib, a …

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Alice Wilson

Irish equestrian and photographer who showcases her many horses on her behalf YouTube route, EquiiAlly. She’s gained sponsorships from businesses like Flexible Suit Equestrian, Pro Chaps and Forever Oak. She was raised in North Ireland. Her equine photography has taken a lot more than 120,000 supporters to her Instagram accounts. …

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Eugene Laverty

Motorcycle street racer who has already established great achievement in the Supersport and Superbike Globe Championships. He produced his professional debut on the 2004 125cc United kingdom Championships. He was the Globe Supersport Tournament runner-up in consecutive periods, in ’09 2009 and 2010. His brothers, Michael and John, may also …

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John McCallister

In 2007, this Ulster Unionist Party politician began representing the Southern Down constituency in the North Ireland Assembly and subsequently became his party’s Deputy Leader. In early 2013, he still left the UUP and continued to be in the Set up as an unbiased Unionist. Before starting his political profession, …

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Owen Nolan

Hockey participant who won platinum medals representing Canada in the 1997 Snow Hockey Globe Championships and 2002 Winter season Olympics. He was the 1st overall choose in the 1990 NHL Access Draft, used by the Quebec Nordiques. He was called Rookie of the entire year in the Ontario Hockey Little …

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Jonny Quinn

Member of the choice rock-band Snow Patrol who was simply with the music group since their initial release. Their initial LP was known as Tracks for Polarbears. He previously used the rings The Mighty Fall, THE BRAND NEW Brontes, and Disraeli Gears. He opened up a live music place known …

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