Just this morning, on Morning Ireland there was some speculation as to whether bird flu (sound file) would hit Ireland now one suspected case has been confirmed in Scotland. The Belfast Telegraph reports it’s possible arrival in tonight’s issue, when two dead swans were discovered this morning at 8am in the Newferry area near Portglenone.
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