1. The Dublin Horse Show starts in the RDS today. 100 thousand visitors are expected to attend the 144th annual event.
2. Tickets for the All Ireland Semi Final go on sale this morning. In football Kerry will take on Mayo on Sunday 20th August while Cork will play Waterford in hurling this Sunday.
3. The AA has revealed that it costs €10,671 to run a car in Ireland for a year. That figure includes tax, insurance and fuel.
4. Disney have announced plans to launch their own streaming service in 2018. They will pull their movies and shows from Netflix by the end of the year.
5. And finally, the first Dublin screening of Annabelle Creation is on tonight and Annabelle is set to attend. Not one for the faint hearted.
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