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Sunday 28 May 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# 24 Hours

All time
# Vandalism
24-hour security for Cork cemetery after thousands in damage caused to graves
Gardaí are investigating the incident in which 20 headstones were knocked off their plinths.
# all day all night
Over 2,800 people used late-night Dublin Bus route in first five nights
Two new 24-hour bus services began earlier this month.
# 24 Hours
500 ambulance staff beginning 24-hour strike today in a row over union recognition
Workers have already staged work stoppages in January, February and March.
# teenage dreams
18-year-old swimming prodigy Mona McSharry breaks three Irish records within the space of 24 hours
There was joy elsewhere at the event for Bangor swimmer Jack McMillan.
# phenomenon
Juventus reportedly sold over €50 million worth of Ronaldo jerseys in 24 hours - almost half his transfer fee
The Serie A club is still feeling the effects of acquiring one of the planet’s most famous athletes.
# 24 Hours
Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday
A rally will be held outside the Irish Life Dublin offices from 12pm to 2pm on Thursday.
# 24 Hours
Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme
Irish Life members of the Unite trade union are to strike on 12 April.
# press pause
Could you give up all online contact for 24 hours?
It’s one of the less traditional suggestions for this year’s Concern Fast – along with dropping ‘vocalised pauses’.
# Travel Nightmare
This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike
Not fun for some – but it did provide some great views for others.
# migrant crisis
Pictures: 500 migrants rescued - as LÉ Eithne carries out THREE operations in 24 hours
The third operation is still ongoing. The Defence Forces’ flagship came across a dingy with 100 migrants on board at 9.45am this morning.
# Abbey Theatre
Can these famous names help write and perform six plays in 24 hours?
Oh yes they can.
# 24 Hours
Another rail melt-down in Dublin: Passengers left in limbo for the second night in a row
All DART and commuter services have been halted, due to a major signal problem between Drogheda and Greystones.
# you go girl
Irish girl does 32 ice bucket challenges in 32 counties, all in one day
Elaine Martin is an ice bucket challenge CHAMP.
# Ready to go
Kildare to face Clare, Armagh drawn with Roscommon in All-Ireland qualifiers
Meanwhile, in the All-Ireland Hurling Championship quarter-finals, Dublin play Tipperary.
# binge drinking
‘Neknomination’ is the new social media craze
The game which involves nominating friends to ‘down’ pints while videoing themselves has reached Irish social media. An alcohol awareness group says it promotes binge drinking.
# Junior Doctors
Doctors’ strike called off for a week as IMO considers deal
The 24 hour action planned for next Wednesday has been postponed — but not taken off the table entirely — following developments today.
# doctors strike
INMO: Nurses won't carry out doctors' work during 24-hour strike
The nursing union is backing next week’s strike, and say it is “unacceptable” that the HSE has forced junior doctors to take industrial action.
# Ambulance
HSE to modernise North Cork's ambulance service
The plans include a move from the current on duty system to one where staff are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
# Le Mans
Videos: Two major crashes mark opening half of Le Mans 24-hour race
Drivers, track crew and spectators were lucky to escape without serious injury after the dramatic smashes at the Le Mans event yesterday.