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Kinsale
KINSALE (/kɪnˈseɪl/ ; Irish : CIONN TSáILE, meaning "Tide Head") is a historic port and fishing town in County Cork
County Cork
, Ireland, which also has significant military history. Located some 25 km south of Cork City on the coast near the Old Head of Kinsale
Old Head of Kinsale
, it sits at the mouth of the River Bandon and had a population of 5,281 at the 2016 census, which increases substantially during the summer months when the tourist season is at its peak and when the boating fraternity and other tourist visitors arrive in large numbers. Kinsale
Kinsale
is in the Cork South–West ( Dáil Éireann
Dáil Éireann
) constituency, which has five seats. Kinsale
Kinsale
is a popular holiday resort for Irish and overseas tourists. Leisure activities include yachting, sea angling, and golf
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Fair Trade
FAIR TRADE is a social movement whose stated goal is to help producers in developing countries achieve better trading conditions and to promote sustainable farming. Members of the movement advocate the payment of higher prices to exporters, as well as improved social and environmental standards. The movement focuses in particular on commodities, or products which are typically exported from developing countries to developed countries , but also consumed in domestic markets (e.g. Brazil, India
India
and Bangladesh) most notably handicrafts , coffee , cocoa , wine , sugar, fresh fruit , chocolate , flowers and gold . The movement seeks to promote greater equity in international trading partnerships through dialogue, transparency, and respect. It promotes sustainable development by offering better trading conditions to, and securing the rights of, marginalized producers and workers in developing countries
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Charles I Of England
CHARLES I (19 November 1600 – 30 January 1649 ) was monarch of the three kingdoms of England
England
, Scotland , and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution in 1649. Charles was the second son of King James VI of Scotland , but after his father inherited the English throne in 1603, he moved to England, where he spent much of the rest of his life. He became heir apparent to the English, Irish, and Scottish thrones on the death of his elder brother, Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales , in 1612. An unsuccessful and unpopular attempt to marry him to the Spanish Habsburg princess Maria Anna culminated in an eight-month visit to Spain in 1623 that demonstrated the futility of the marriage negotiations. Two years later, he married the Bourbon princess Henrietta Maria of France instead
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Bastion
A BASTION is a structure projecting outward from the curtain wall of a fortification , most commonly angular in shape and positioned at the corners. The fully developed bastion consists of two faces and two flanks with fire from the flanks being able to protect the curtain wall and also the adjacent bastions. It is one element in the style of fortification dominant from the mid 16th to mid 19th centuries. Bastion
Bastion
fortifications offered a greater degree of passive resistance and more scope for ranged defense in the age of gunpowder artillery compared with the medieval fortifications they replaced
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Roman Catholic
The CATHOLIC CHURCH, also known as the ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, is the largest Christian church , with more than 1.29 billion members worldwide. As one of the oldest religious institutions in the world, it has played a prominent role in the history and development of Western civilisation . Headed by the Bishop of Rome
Rome
, known as the Pope
Pope
, the church's doctrines are summarised in the Nicene Creed
Nicene Creed
. Its central administration, the Holy See
Holy See
, is in the Vatican City
Vatican City
, enclaved within Rome
Rome
, Italy
Italy

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Church Of Ireland
The CHURCH OF IRELAND (Irish : Eaglais na hÉireann; Ulster-Scots : Kirk o Airlann ) is a Christian church
Christian church
in Ireland and an autonomous province of the Anglican
Anglican
Communion . It is organised on an all-Ireland basis and is the second-largest Christian church
Christian church
on the island after the Catholic
Catholic
Church . Like other Anglican
Anglican
churches, it has retained elements of pre-Reformation practice, notably its episcopal polity , while rejecting the primacy of the Bishop of Rome . Nevertheless, in theological and liturgical matters, it incorporates many principles of the Reformation , particularly those espoused during the English Reformation . The church self-identifies as being both Catholic
Catholic
and Reformed
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Royal Charter
A ROYAL CHARTER is a formal document issued by a monarch as letters patent , granting a right or power to an individual or a body corporate . They were, and are still, used to establish significant organisations such as cities (with municipal charters ) or universities and learned societies . Charters should be distinguished from warrants and letters of appointment, as they have perpetual effect. Typically, a Royal Charter is produced as a high-quality work of calligraphy on vellum . The British monarchy has issued over 980 royal charters . Of these about 750 remain in existence. The earliest was to the town of Tain in 1066, making it the oldest Royal Burgh in Scotland, followed by the University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge
in 1231. Charters continue to be issued by the British Crown , a recent example being that awarded to The Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors , in 2014
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Edward III
EDWARD III (13 November 1312 – 21 June 1377) was King of England from 25 January 1327 until his death; he is noted for his military success and for restoring royal authority after the disastrous and unorthodox reign of his father, Edward II . Edward III transformed the Kingdom of England
Kingdom of England
into one of the most formidable military powers in Europe. His long reign of 50 years was the second longest in medieval England and saw vital developments in legislation and government—in particular the evolution of the English parliament —as well as the ravages of the Black Death
Black Death
. Edward was crowned at age fourteen after his father was deposed by his mother, Isabella of France , and her lover Roger Mortimer . At age seventeen he led a successful coup against Mortimer, the de facto ruler of the country, and began his personal reign
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Post-2008 Irish Economic Downturn
The POST-2008 IRISH ECONOMIC DOWNTURN in the Republic of Ireland
Republic of Ireland
, coincided with a series of banking scandals , followed the 1990s and 2000s Celtic Tiger period of rapid real economic growth fuelled by foreign direct investment, a subsequent property bubble which rendered the real economy uncompetitive, and an expansion in bank lending in the early 2000s. An initial slowdown in economic growth amid the international financial crisis of 2007–08 greatly intensified in late 2008 and the country fell into recession for the first time since the 1980s. Emigration, as did unemployment (particularly in the construction sector), escalated to levels not seen since that decade
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Local Government (Ireland) Act 1898
The LOCAL GOVERNMENT (IRELAND) ACT 1898 (61 "> Map of counties and county districts (urban and rural) after 1899 . The Act caused a number of county boundaries to be modified. This was for several reasons: * Each county district had to be in a single county, unlike the sanitary districts on which they were based * Where an urban sanitary district lay in more than one county, the new urban district would be placed entirely within that in which the majority of the population lay. * Where a poor law union (PLU) lay in more than one county, generally a rural district was created for the fraction each county (for example, Ballyshannon PLU was split into Ballyshannon №1, №2, and №3 rural districts in counties Donegal, Fermanagh, and Leitrim respectively). Boundaries were adjusted if one fraction was too small or otherwise impractical.* The eight old counties corporate did not correspond to the six new county boroughs
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Charles II Of England
CHARLES II (29 May 1630 – 6 February 1685) was king of England , Scotland and Ireland . He was king of Scotland from 1649 until his deposition in 1651, and king of England, Scotland and Ireland from the restoration of the monarchy in 1660 until his death. Charles II's father, Charles I , was executed at Whitehall on 30 January 1649, at the climax of the English Civil War
English Civil War
. Although the Parliament of Scotland proclaimed Charles II king on 5 February 1649, England entered the period known as the English Interregnum or the English Commonwealth , and the country was a de facto republic, led by Oliver Cromwell
Oliver Cromwell

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Municipal Corporation
A MUNICIPAL CORPORATION is the legal term for a local governing body , including (but not necessarily limited to) cities , counties , towns , townships , charter townships , villages , and boroughs . The term can also be used to describe municipally owned corporations . Municipal corporations are by definition incorporated, in contrast to unincorporated areas . CONTENTS* 1 Municipal corporation
Municipal corporation
as local self-government * 1.1 Canada * 1.2 India * 1.3 Ireland * 1.4 United States * 2 Municipal corporation
Municipal corporation
as enterprises * 3 See also * 4 References MUNICIPAL CORPORATION AS LOCAL SELF-GOVERNMENTMunicipal incorporation occurs when such municipalities become self-governing entities under the laws of the state or province in which they are located. Often, this event is marked by the award or declaration of a municipal charter
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James I Of England
JAMES VI AND I (James Charles Stuart; 19 June 1566 – 27 March 1625) was King of Scotland as JAMES VI from 24 July 1567 and King of England and Ireland as JAMES I from the union of the Scottish and English crowns on 24 March 1603 until his death. The kingdoms of Scotland and England were individual sovereign states, with their own parliaments, judiciary, and laws, though both were ruled by James in personal union . James was the son of Mary, Queen of Scots , and a great-great-grandson of Henry VII, King of England and Lord of Ireland , positioning him to eventually accede to all three thrones. James succeeded to the Scottish throne at the age of thirteen months, after his mother Mary was compelled to abdicate in his favour. Four different regents governed during his minority, which ended officially in 1578, though he did not gain full control of his government until 1583
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Dáil Éireann
GOVERNMENT (57) * Fine Gael
Fine Gael
(50) * Independent (7)CONFIDENCE AND SUPPLY (44) * Fianna Fáil (44)OTHER OPPOSITION (56) * Sinn Féin (23) * Labour Party (7) * Solidarity–PBP (6) * I4C (4) * Green Party (2) * Social Democrats (2) * WUA (1) * Independent (11)CEANN COMHAIRLE * Seán Ó Fearghaíl (1) ELECTIONS VOTING SYSTEM Single transferable vote LAST ELECTION 26 February 2016 NEXT ELECTION No later than 12 April 2021 MEETING PLACE Dáil chamber Leinster House
Leinster House
, Dublin
Dublin
WEBSITE www.oireachtas.ieDáIL ÉIREANN (/dɔɪl ˈɛərən/ , doyl AER-ahn ; lit
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Counties Of Ireland
The COUNTIES OF IRELAND (Irish : contaetha na hÉireann; Ulster-Scots : coonties o Airlann) are sub-national divisions that have been, and in some cases continue to be, used to geographically demarcate areas of local government.come on the lads from Togher. These land divisions were formed following the Norman invasion of Ireland in imitation of the counties then in use as units of local government in the Kingdom of England . The older term "shire " was historically equivalent to "county". The principal function of the county was to impose royal control in the areas of taxation, security and the administration of justice at the local level. Cambro-Norman control was initially limited to the southeastern parts of Ireland; a further four centuries elapsed before the entire island was shired
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William III Of England
WILLIAM III (Dutch : Willem; 4 November 1650 – 8 March 1702), also widely known as WILLIAM OF ORANGE, was sovereign Prince of Orange from birth, Stadtholder
Stadtholder
of Holland
Holland
, Zeeland
Zeeland
, Utrecht
Utrecht
, Gelderland
Gelderland
, and Overijssel in the Dutch Republic
Dutch Republic
from 1672, and King of England
King of England
, Ireland , and Scotland from 1689 until his death. It is a coincidence that his regnal number (III) was the same for both Orange and England. As King of Scotland, he is known as WILLIAM II. He is informally known by sections of the population in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
and Scotland as "KING BILLY". William inherited the principality of Orange from his father, William II , who died a week before William's birth
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