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fff Due to phenomenal demand, extra tickets are being made available for Neil Diamond's Dublin visit next summer. The singer will take to the stage at the 3Arena on July 3. Grammy Award-winning Neil will serenade fans with songs from his new album Melody Road as well as his classic hits. Extra tickets will go on sale tomorrow from 9am and are priced between €64.65 and €99.50 and are available from Ticketmaster.

fff The ever-popular Palestrina Choir (inset)will perform their Christmas concert at the National Concert Hall tomorrow from 8pm. Don't miss this magical evening of best-loved festive carols and Christmas music, ranging from Remember, O Thou Man by Ravenscroft to all the traditional favourites including Hark the Herald Angels Sing and Adeste Fideles. Tickets are €15 and can be booked online at www.nch.ie.

fff Sile Seoige will release her charity Christmas single on Friday. Maybe This Christmas was recorded by the broadcaster and her famous friends including Caroline Morahan, Paddy McKenna, Kathryn Thomas and Audrey McGrath. Sile is hoping that the track will be Ireland's first home-grown Christmas No1 since 2005 and all proceeds will go to the ISPCC and the Make A Wish Foundation.

fff Winter Funderland is coming to the RDS this Christmas, and it will be a fun and laughter-filled feast of family entertainment from iSkate-on-Ice, Ireland's largest ice rink, Funderland, the biggest indoor theme park in Europe and Fossett's Christmas Circus. Winter Funderland runs from Friday until January 11. Check out www.rds.ie for more.