Morning Ireland News Quiz
The Dáil passed the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill this week with Lucinda Creighton being the biggest political casualty. She was elected as a TD for Dublin South East. At the next general election, what will this constituency be called?
Dublin Bay South
This week, a handwritten manuscript of a Samuel Beckett novel -- illustrated with doodles of James Joyce and others -- sold for just under a million pounds sterling at a London auction. What was the original title of the novel?
The manuscript highlighted some fascinating details about Beckett and his work. Which of the following statements is NOT true?
In contrast to most of Beckett's works, the book was written in English, not French
The book received 40 rejections before it was finally published in 1938
The book was an immediate success and made a fortune for Beckett
As the sun continued to blaze down on Ireland, we heard that Tesco had sold 50,00 kilos of what last week?
Dublin was crowned Leinster hurling champions last Sunday. When did it last claim the Bob O'Keeffe Cup?