Untamed Irishman Aidan Turner is tall, Poldark and handsome

TV reviews are already raving about the new BBC TV series Poldark, a story of love, loss and separation from your motherland that speaks to the hearts of The Wild GeeseĀ® . Irish history saw a nation exiled from itā€™s beloved homeland in 1691, when The Wild GeeseĀ® faced an unknown future. Unbroken, unbowed and determined, they were sent into darkness, believing...

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Geese Symbolism

Geese have symbolised many things in cultures across the globe. To some they symbolise loyalty and courage and for others they represent determination and resilience. When faced with leaving their home in 1691, the Irish soldiers lead by Patrick Sarsfield took the name The Wild GeeseĀ® , inspired by the migration patterns of their namesakes that return home even after traveling far...

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Jamie Dornan

With Fifty Shades Of Grey soon to be unleashed in cinemas we take a closer look at the filmā€™s star Jamie Dornan. A Man of Action through and through whose rise to fame shares parallels with the story of The Wild GeeseĀ® . Forced on a journey away from their beloved homeland in 1691, The Wild GeeseĀ® were faced with adversity and...

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Daniel Day Lewis

On the shores of Limerick in 1691 stood The Wild GeeseĀ® . As they boarded ships bound for France, they knew they were heading into the unknown. Armed only with their skills, a new life lay ahead of them. But they braved the storm, just as Irish actor Daniel Day-Lewis has during his illustrious career. The only actor to win three Oscars,...

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CONOR MCGREGOR, IRISH MIXED MARTIAL ARTIST FIGHTER

Leaving Ireland with little but the name they took, The Wild GeeseĀ® had to be determined and confident in their abilities to survive and succeed. This story continues today in the meteoric rise of Irish mixed martial artist Conor McGregor who shows the fighting, Untamed Wild Geese spirit. ā€œPassion is passion, whatever way it comes out,ā€ McGregor describes when talking to Irish...

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MEN OF ACTION: Rebel With A Cause

In the rush of the Christmas season it can be difficult to see past wrapping presents and decorating the tree, but for Bob Geldof this has always been a time to look beyond such commercialism. In 1984 Bob Geldof revolutionised the Christmas single by mobilising famous music artists of the day to perform ā€˜Do They Know Itā€™s Christmasā€™ to raise money to...

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