By Simon Lewis
Ireland's nine-match unbeaten home run came to a cruel end at the Aviva Stadium today as Paul O'Connell waved goodbye to Irish fans and both Keith Earls and Luke Fitzgerald were forced off with injuries.


Hollywood star Jeremy Irons at Tech Amergin, Waterville, Co Kerry, with Alyssa Coffey from Waterville, Peter Holthusen, and Vincent O'Mahony where the actor unveiled a plaque in memory of those who have lost their lives to suicide.
VIDEO: Jeremy Irons unveils Kerry suicide memorial

We may not understand why someone one takes their own life. We may not understand why someone even contemplates it. But this lack of comprehension does not mean we can ignore the issue, according to actor Jeremy Irons, because it’s an issue that desperately needs to be talked about.


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