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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# abandoned

Last month
October 2023
Alfred Dunhill Links Championship third round abandoned due to storms
Football matches also affected after the Met Office issued an amber weather warning for a large part of central Scotland.
This year
Shocking scenes as Ajax-Feyenoord abandoned
TV images showed three flares burning on the pitch with smoke from other flares pouring from the notorious south stands of the arena.
Energumene against Edwardstone at Ascot lost to the weather
The Clarence House Chase clash is latest to feel the bite of the big freeze in England.
Last year
Melbourne Derby abandoned as goalkeeper struck in 'shocking' pitch invasion
Melbourne City goalkeeper Tom Glover was shown bleeding from the face after he was struck by a metal bucket.
All time
Waterlogged Ascot off
Deluge brings abandonment after early inspection.
Failed asylum seeker claims he was abandoned by gardaí at airport six months ago
The man claims he was left in an airport terminal without money, a telephone or his luggage, the High Court heard.
Newborn kittens abandoned in plastic bag taken into ISPCA care
The kittens were found by gardaí near a cemetery in Co Longford.
Football match abandoned following 'racial abuse'
An FA Cup qualifying game between Haringey Borough and Yeovil Town ended after players walked off the field.
Woman 'lucky to be alive' after two days stuck in Australian mine shaft
She tripped and fell down the eight-metre (26-foot) deep shaft while out for a walk.
8-month-old in New York survived 3 days in a plastic bag after mother abandoned her
The girl’s mother, who is 17, faces charges of attempted murder.
Welsh police find newborn baby at bus shelter
Police have appealed to the mother.
'It felt very oppressive': Eerie photos show abandoned asylum in west of Ireland
The photographer said he wants to show people inside mysterious buildings they pass all the time.
Judge forced to abandon trial after only 25 people out of 306 requested turn up for jury service
In the case, Trevor Considine (33) of Dalcassian Drive, Ennis is pleading not guilty to a night-club assault causing harm charge.
Floodlight failure sees Derry-Limerick Buncrana clash abandoned after just 24 minutes
The score was 1-1 when the game was brought to a halt.
This South African 'baby bin' takes in infants who've been abandoned by their parents
A total of 64 babies were taken in by the centre in Johannesburg last year.
Swedish football match abandoned after masked pitch invader assaults goalkeeper
Ostersunds stopper Aly Keita was chased and struck by the man before players and stewards intervened.
Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after baby is abandoned in hospital toilet
The baby boy was resuscitated and is now doing well.
Dog owners surrendering pets to pounds to avoid paying for holiday kennels
The number of unwanted animals put down last year fell 10% but animal charities say problems remain.
Take a look at what's inside this abandoned farmhouse
This farmhouse was built in the mid 1700s but only abandoned about 20 years ago.
Japanese boy abandoned in forest has forgiven his father (says his father)
“And then, my son said, ‘You are a good dad. I forgive you’.”
Man abandoned at airport toilet as a baby makes fresh appeal for his parents as he turns 30
Steven Gary Hydes was abandoned as a baby on 10 April, 1986.
Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone
Chernobyl was the scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster .
Newborn baby found in the toilet of a Subway restaurant
“Employees went inside and saw an umbilical cord hanging out of the toilet.”
Storms leave Limerick racecourse counting cost as half of Christmas festival wiped out
It’s been a frustrating couple of days for race fans in the south of the country.
This photographer took an eerie trip around abandoned Soviet spaces
Have a look around.
Here's 21 incredible photos of abandoned places from around the world
Stranger than fiction.
Extraordinary photos showcase Ireland's abandoned churches
And give a fascinating insight into our religious history.
Family leaves 3-year-old child behind at motorway rest stop, drive 100 miles without noticing
The little girl’s parents only realised she was missing when they heard a radio alert in their car.
"Very sickly pups" dumped in Kilkenny woods
The animals had been where they were left for some time before they were discovered.
Woman abandoned as a child seeks out Irish parents 50 years later
DNA evidence has tied British woman Karen Waterton to Ireland.
These animals could soon be out of a home if their shelter can't raise enough money
A Kildare animal welfare centre has ran out of funds.
Dozens of families have offered to look after abandoned baby Maria
Tusla says it “identifies an appropriate placement to suit the individual needs of each child in care”.
Gardaí release first photo of newborn baby who was abandoned in Dublin
They have released the image so the baby girl’s mother can see her as they appeal for her to come forward.
Gardaí appeal to newborn Maria's mum: "Come and see your baby in the hospital"
Frances Fitzgerald says the mother of baby Maria has nothing to fear and her welfare is the main priority.
Care order granted for baby Maria after she was found abandoned on road
Authorities are appealing for the mother to come forward.
Here's what we know so far about the baby girl found in Rathcoole last week
Gardaí have renewed their appeal to find the baby girl’s mother this morning.
Police find baby abandoned in a dumpster
The search is on for his mother and five-year-old brother.
Football match abandoned after 58 seconds
“We only knew the game had kicked off because the whistle went.”
Some of these derelict sites in Dublin have been vacant for years
Many of these buildings could help address the current housing crisis.
Seven-month-old foal found with massive neck wounds in Sligo
WARNING: This article contains a graphic image some people may find distressing.