1. There will be a referendum on the 8th Amendment in May this year. Leo Varadkar addressed the media last night confirming that a 'repeal and replace' model will go to vote.
2. New figures have revealed that nearly four cyclists are hospitalised a day in Ireland due to road accidents.The data was requested by Independent TD Tommy Broughan.
3. Republic of Ireland captain Séamus Coleman looks set to return to the Premier League this week for Everton's Wednesday night meeting with Leicester. He's been injured since March of last year.
4. Meryl Streep has paid $275 to trademark her name. This move will mean she's covered for “public speaking engagements, autograph signings, and websites related to motion pictures.”
5. And finally, you have a second chance to buy Paul from S Club 7's Brit Award. He sold it on Ebay last week for €65,000 but the buyer failed to pay up.
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