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#2016

# 2016 - Last year 2021

Henshaw the pride of Athlone as he readies himself for Boks backlash
# Buccaneer
From The42
# Buccaneer

Henshaw the pride of Athlone as he readies himself for Boks backlash

Jul 31st 2021, 12:01 AM 4,865 Views 1 Comment

The 28-year-old was cheered on by a big crowd back home last weekend.

# 2016 - All time

Schmidt's Ireland look to repeat 2016 feat by beating the All Blacks
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Schmidt's Ireland look to repeat 2016 feat by beating the All Blacks

Nov 17th 2018, 8:00 AM 28,488 Views 62 Comments

A thriller awaits at the Aviva Stadium this evening at 7pm.

Schmidt says Ireland 'need to get the car tuned' as All Blacks arrive in Dublin
# The Big One
From The42
# The Big One

Schmidt says Ireland 'need to get the car tuned' as All Blacks arrive in Dublin

Nov 12th 2018, 8:28 AM 19,069 Views 14 Comments

The Kiwis will provide a far sterner test than Argentina did last weekend.

Hillary Clinton isn't ruling out challenging the 2016 election result
# Into Overtime
# Into Overtime

Hillary Clinton isn't ruling out challenging the 2016 election result

Sep 18th 2017, 10:39 PM 20,280 Views 83 Comments

The Democratic candidate isn’t sure how this would happen though.

Last year was the warmest year ever recorded
# Hot Hot Hot
# Hot Hot Hot

Last year was the warmest year ever recorded

Jan 18th 2017, 5:46 PM 14,375 Views 101 Comments

The analysis found that atmospheric concentrations of both carbon dioxide and methane reached record levels.

38-year-old Irish Olympian Breege Connolly one of the unsung heroes of 2016
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

38-year-old Irish Olympian Breege Connolly one of the unsung heroes of 2016

Jan 8th 2017, 5:18 PM 21,368 Views 4 Comments

The Leitrim native recalls her unforgettable experience at the Olympics.

Almost half of all workplace deaths last year were on farms
# Safety
# Safety

Almost half of all workplace deaths last year were on farms

Jan 5th 2017, 12:20 PM 7,694 Views 15 Comments

Accidents involving vehicles accounted for nearly half of all fatalities in 2016.

'Very bad year for road safety' sees more deaths and more fatal crashes
# 2016
# 2016

'Very bad year for road safety' sees more deaths and more fatal crashes

Jan 3rd 2017, 7:48 PM 12,543 Views 36 Comments

Speeding, drink driving, non-seatbelt wearing and using a mobile phones are among the chief causes.

52 reasons 2016 was the actual worst
# Worst Year
From The Daily Edge
# Worst Year

52 reasons 2016 was the actual worst

Dec 31st 2016, 1:00 PM 7,851 Views 7 Comments

Make it end already.

15 times Irish people were absolute chancers in 2016
# Blaggers
From The Daily Edge
# Blaggers

15 times Irish people were absolute chancers in 2016

Dec 31st 2016, 9:30 AM 8,930 Views 2 Comments

Brass necks.

Quiz: The big, big quiz of 2016
# The Year That Was
# The Year That Was

Quiz: The big, big quiz of 2016

Dec 31st 2016, 9:30 AM 28,805 Views 6 Comments

How much of it do you remember?

The 2016 FactCheck Review of the Year
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

The 2016 FactCheck Review of the Year

Dec 31st 2016, 8:00 AM 13,865 Views 21 Comments

Which politicians had the most TRUE and FALSE claims? And what were the issues that kept us busiest?

The 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year
# Over To You
# Over To You

The 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year

Dec 31st 2016, 7:30 AM 15,241 Views 6 Comments

The general election, shootings in Dublin, Pat Hickey – these are the stories you read this year.

These are the Winners and Losers from a very unusual Irish political year
# So 2016
# So 2016

These are the Winners and Losers from a very unusual Irish political year

Dec 30th 2016, 10:00 PM 14,169 Views 20 Comments

Who’s up? Who’s down? Who’ll still be around this time next year?

Kate Winslet has shared a lovely story of what Alan Rickman did with his Harry Potter money
# Snape Snape Severus Snape
From The Daily Edge
# Snape Snape Severus Snape

Kate Winslet has shared a lovely story of what Alan Rickman did with his Harry Potter money

Dec 30th 2016, 7:52 PM 13,609 Views 5 Comments

The first anniversary of the actor’s death is coming up on January 14.

3 Irish players named in the EFL Team of 2016
# New Years Honours
From The42
# New Years Honours

3 Irish players named in the EFL Team of 2016

Dec 30th 2016, 2:13 PM 8,403 Views 1 Comment

Trio Keiren Westwood, John Egan and Graham Carey make the cut.

How well do you remember the runners-up of 2016?
# The Year In Sport
From The42
# The Year In Sport

How well do you remember the runners-up of 2016?

Dec 29th 2016, 10:00 PM 2,702 Views 1 Comment

Everybody remembers the winners. What about those who came second?

The agony and the ecstasy! 12 pics that sum up the League of Ireland season
# End Of Season
From The42
# End Of Season

The agony and the ecstasy! 12 pics that sum up the League of Ireland season

Dec 29th 2016, 6:00 PM 2,743 Views 4 Comments

The 2016 campaign had it all.

The historic international rugby year as seen through the lens
# 2016
From The42
# 2016

The historic international rugby year as seen through the lens

Dec 28th 2016, 7:00 AM 5,116 Views 0 Comments

2016 was a historic year for Ireland.

Quiz: Can you link the picture to the 2016 news story?
# A Link To The Past
# A Link To The Past

Quiz: Can you link the picture to the 2016 news story?

Dec 27th 2016, 9:30 PM 20,969 Views 19 Comments

How well can you remember your 2016 news-by-picture?

Gone too soon: 5 people the rugby world lost in 2016
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Gone too soon: 5 people the rugby world lost in 2016

Dec 27th 2016, 10:30 AM 11,138 Views 3 Comments

The game lost a number of current and former players far too young this year.

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 hurling year?
# Let's Get Quizzical
From The42
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 hurling year?

Dec 26th 2016, 9:30 PM 10,970 Views 2 Comments

Test yourself, hurling fans.

Torn between Champions League and inter-county football: A day in the life of Sarah Rowe
# Get To Know Rowe
From The42
# Get To Know Rowe

Torn between Champions League and inter-county football: A day in the life of Sarah Rowe

Dec 26th 2016, 6:00 PM 10,615 Views 2 Comments

The Mayo and Shelbourne star thought she had already made the decision between the two sports.

Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb

Dec 26th 2016, 8:00 AM 13,867 Views 3 Comments

Ballyboden St Enda’s and Annalise Murphy both brought some very special silverware back to Rathfarnham.

83 of our favourite Irish sports pics of 2016
# Review
From The42
# Review

83 of our favourite Irish sports pics of 2016

Dec 25th 2016, 9:15 PM 8,882 Views 4 Comments

We remember the past 12 months with some of the year’s defining images.

14 sportspeople who had a 2016 to remember
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

14 sportspeople who had a 2016 to remember

Dec 25th 2016, 5:30 PM 5,067 Views 5 Comments

This year was a special one sports-wise, especially for this lot.

Enda says this was his biggest challenge in 2016
# 70 Days
# 70 Days

Enda says this was his biggest challenge in 2016

Dec 25th 2016, 11:30 AM 10,518 Views 42 Comments

This government has faced water charges, calls to repeal the Eighth, homelessness but found his biggest hurdle ‘humbling’.

12 months of Irish sport: The many highs and lows of 2016
# Year In Review
From The42
# Year In Review

12 months of Irish sport: The many highs and lows of 2016

Dec 24th 2016, 9:00 AM 4,909 Views 4 Comments

We took a look through each month and picked one or two standout Irish sporting moments from each.

From that Robbie Brady goal to the O'Donovan brothers: Here's the sporting year from 1-12
# In Numbers
From The42
# In Numbers

From that Robbie Brady goal to the O'Donovan brothers: Here's the sporting year from 1-12

Dec 22nd 2016, 10:00 PM 5,962 Views 4 Comments

The Euros, the Olympics and Leicester – we have it all.

How well do you remember the Premier League year?
# Quiz
From The42
# Quiz

How well do you remember the Premier League year?

Dec 22nd 2016, 9:30 PM 7,124 Views 3 Comments

Leicester’s unprecedented success means 2016 is unlikely to be forgotten anytime soon.

Here are our 16 favourite sports books from 2016
# Essential Reading
From The42
# Essential Reading

Here are our 16 favourite sports books from 2016

Dec 22nd 2016, 7:43 PM 8,755 Views 7 Comments

Paul O’Connell, Joey Barton and John Kavanagh are among the big names to feature in our list.

From the figure of 8 in Chicago to Shane Byrne's Olympic doppleganger: 8 times that rugby went viral this year
# Break The Internet
From The42
# Break The Internet

From the figure of 8 in Chicago to Shane Byrne's Olympic doppleganger: 8 times that rugby went viral this year

Dec 21st 2016, 10:00 PM 13,775 Views 4 Comments

Plus, nine-year-old Australian powerhouse Meaalofa Te’o.

15 sportspeople you (probably) hadn't heard of this time last year
# Zero To Hero
From The42
# Zero To Hero

15 sportspeople you (probably) hadn't heard of this time last year

Dec 20th 2016, 8:00 PM 8,674 Views 8 Comments

It’s hard to believe we didn’t know these names 12 months ago.

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 Gaelic football year?
# Let's Get Quizzical
From The42
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 Gaelic football year?

Dec 19th 2016, 5:00 PM 22,797 Views 12 Comments

Let’s test your memory from the last 12 months.

The 13 true Irish heroes of 2016
# We Can Be Heroes
From The Daily Edge
# We Can Be Heroes

The 13 true Irish heroes of 2016

Dec 18th 2016, 8:15 PM 18,290 Views 2 Comments

We salute you.

13 of the most 2016 headlines of 2016
# Generation Millennial Snowflake
From The Daily Edge
# Generation Millennial Snowflake

13 of the most 2016 headlines of 2016

Dec 16th 2016, 10:00 PM 4,838 Views 1 Comment

14, if you include our own headline.

Here are the things we Googled most in 2016 - can you guess what made the top spot?
# I'm Feeling Lucky
# I'm Feeling Lucky

Here are the things we Googled most in 2016 - can you guess what made the top spot?

Dec 14th 2016, 8:00 AM 13,866 Views 15 Comments

Politicians, celebrities, and pokémon were among the things that dominated our online curiosity in 2016.

Donald Trump is TIME's Person of the Year 2016
# Make America Great Again
# Make America Great Again

Donald Trump is TIME's Person of the Year 2016

Dec 7th 2016, 12:58 PM 17,529 Views 127 Comments

The president-elect will move into the White House in January 2017.

Saying goodbye to 2016: What big changes will you make next year?
# 2017
# 2017

Saying goodbye to 2016: What big changes will you make next year?

Nov 25th 2016, 11:00 AM 7,196 Views 33 Comments

It’s been a tough one, so all hail 2017.

Second win over the All Blacks would lift Ireland to thrilling heights
# Backing Up
From The42
# Backing Up

Second win over the All Blacks would lift Ireland to thrilling heights

Nov 18th 2016, 12:00 PM 22,686 Views 49 Comments

‘The likes of Drico, ROG, Paul, Hayes; all those lads have been through those hard days.’

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