Pandemic purgatory: priest keeps coronavirus vigil on Irish holy island | AFP

With Ireland in coronavirus lockdown limbo, Father Laurence Flynn has been the solitary inhabitant of Station Island in the middle of windswept Lough Derg. The Catholic island pilgrimage site, which dates back to the fifth century, is said to be where Christ showed St Patrick the entrance to purgatory. With the island unable to host pilgrims due to coronavirus restrictions Father Laurence “La” Flynn has stayed behind to perform the daily strenuous cycles of barefoot prayer usually undertaken by crowds of the faithful.

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Chirac will be buried at the Montparnasse cemetery in Paris | AFP

Jacques Chirac will be buried at the Montparnasse cemetery in Paris next to his daughter Laurence, who died in 2016 after a lifelong battle with anorexia. The tomb is already engraved with his name. IMAGES

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High Contrast – Green Screen

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The awesome b-side to Everything’s Different by High Contrast, Green Screen shows a different darker side, from 2007.
Like Laurence of Arabia gate crashing the booth at Fabric – Eastern influenced horns collide with electro bleeps before a monstrous squelchy drop. Dancefloor dynamite on 12″ wax.

“A bit different for High Contrast!” says Andy C — he’s not wrong.

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