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#Anniversary

# anniversary - Saturday 27 August, 2022

Gardaí take part in parade to mark 100th anniversary of policing handover
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Gardaí take part in parade to mark 100th anniversary of policing handover

Aug 27th 2022, 2:02 PM 19,464 Views 7 Comments

The Civic Guard, formed by Michael Collins and the Irish Government in 1922, was later renamed An Garda Síochána.

# anniversary - Tuesday 16 August, 2022

Mary Lou McDonald: Michael Collins is a divisive figure, but history is complex
# Collins Remembered
# Collins Remembered

Mary Lou McDonald: Michael Collins is a divisive figure, but history is complex

Updated Aug 16th 2022, 1:15 PM 47,109 Views 90 Comments

As the anniversary of Collins’ death approaches this weekend, the Sinn Féin leader examines his legacy.

# anniversary - Monday 15 August, 2022

Taliban celebrates 'day of conquest' to mark turbulent first year in power
# One Year On
# One Year On

Taliban celebrates 'day of conquest' to mark turbulent first year in power

Aug 15th 2022, 11:22 AM 14,039 Views 12 Comments

While the Taliban is celebrating the anniversary, ordinary Afghans are facing increased hardships – especially women.

# anniversary - Saturday 6 August, 2022

Warnings over nuclear weapons as 1945 Hiroshima bombing remembered
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Warnings over nuclear weapons as 1945 Hiroshima bombing remembered

Aug 6th 2022, 3:53 PM 8,791 Views 10 Comments

Around 140,000 people died following the atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima on this day in 1945.

# anniversary - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Part of Beirut’s port silos collapse on second anniversary of massive explosion
# Disaster
# Disaster

Part of Beirut’s port silos collapse on second anniversary of massive explosion

Aug 4th 2022, 5:45 PM 16,530 Views 3 Comments

The northern block of the silos consisting of four towers had been slowly tilting for days.

# anniversary - Sunday 22 May, 2022

Thousands of runners to mark five-year anniversary of Manchester Arena bombing
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Thousands of runners to mark five-year anniversary of Manchester Arena bombing

May 22nd 2022, 10:47 AM 11,774 Views 1 Comment

Survivors of the attack, Mayor Andy Burnham and Coronation Street actors are among those taking part in the Great Manchester Run.

# anniversary - Friday 6 May, 2022

Israel launches manhunt after attack kills three
# Elad
# Elad

Israel launches manhunt after attack kills three

May 6th 2022, 7:38 AM 7,859 Views 8 Comments

It is understood three men in their 40s were killed in the attack.

# anniversary - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Irish Air Corps celebrates 100 years of service with Dublin city fly past
# 100 Years
# 100 Years

Irish Air Corps celebrates 100 years of service with Dublin city fly past

Updated Mar 23rd 2022, 1:11 PM 21,003 Views 43 Comments

The Irish Air Corps celebrated 100 years since its formation at Casement Aerodrome this morning.

# anniversary - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Michael Collins should be commemorated like a statesman, says Micheál Martin
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Michael Collins should be commemorated like a statesman, says Micheál Martin

Dec 26th 2021, 10:20 AM 31,871 Views 69 Comments

The Taoiseach ruled out holding a state inquiry into who killed the republican leader when he was shot dead in Co Cork in 1922.

# anniversary - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Quiz: How well do you know the history of the Treaty negotiations?
# 100 Years On
# 100 Years On

Quiz: How well do you know the history of the Treaty negotiations?

Dec 5th 2021, 10:00 PM 41,565 Views 21 Comments

The Anglo-Irish Treaty was signed 100 years ago this week.

# anniversary - Monday 31 May, 2021

Commemorations held for the 80th anniversary of the North Strand bombing
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Commemorations held for the 80th anniversary of the North Strand bombing

May 31st 2021, 5:26 PM 14,898 Views 9 Comments

Dublin’s Lord Mayor Hazel Chu and the German Ambassador to Ireland led a wreath-laying ceremony to mark the event.

# anniversary - Friday 26 February, 2021

Wife of Richard O’Halloran 'overwhelmed at support’ as family mark two years of Irishman’s detention in China
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Wife of Richard O’Halloran 'overwhelmed at support’ as family mark two years of Irishman’s detention in China

Feb 26th 2021, 10:59 PM 34,667 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds gathered online this evening for a prayer service via Zoom.

# anniversary - Monday 22 February, 2021

New Zealand marks 10th anniversary of Christchurch earthquake
# Jacinda Ardern
# Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand marks 10th anniversary of Christchurch earthquake

Feb 22nd 2021, 7:36 AM 10,485 Views 1 Comment

The 2011 quake killed 185 people and flattened much of the city’s central area.

# anniversary - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Italy marks one year since country's first death from Covid-19
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Italy marks one year since country's first death from Covid-19

Feb 21st 2021, 3:40 PM 20,566 Views 11 Comments

Italy’s first known fatality from Covid-19 was a 77-year-old man from Vo.

# anniversary - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

New Zealand marks one year since deadly volcanic eruption
# White Island
# White Island

New Zealand marks one year since deadly volcanic eruption

Dec 9th 2020, 7:03 AM 13,978 Views 10 Comments

22 people died after superheated steam spewed out from the volcanic crater’s floor on White Island last year.

# anniversary - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Ireland's first LGBT+ inclusive club celebrates turning 15
# Going Strong
From The42
# Going Strong

Ireland's first LGBT+ inclusive club celebrates turning 15

Dec 1st 2020, 6:45 AM 5,818 Views 2 Comments

The Dublin Devils have enjoyed good growth since starting out as a casual kickabout.

# anniversary - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Tributes paid to former Cork Lord Mayor Terence MacSwiney on centenary of his death
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Tributes paid to former Cork Lord Mayor Terence MacSwiney on centenary of his death

Oct 25th 2020, 6:42 PM 20,471 Views 25 Comments

MacSwiney died in Brixton Prison, where he had been on a hunger strike for 74 days.

# anniversary - Thursday 2 July, 2020

On this day in 2002, Middlesbrough smashed their club transfer record for an Italian striker
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

On this day in 2002, Middlesbrough smashed their club transfer record for an Italian striker

Jul 2nd 2020, 5:22 PM 605 Views 1 Comment

Massimo Maccarone arrived from Empoli for £8.15m.

# anniversary - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Tomorrow marks three years since missing Cork woman Tina Satchwell was last seen
# Youghal
# Youghal

Tomorrow marks three years since missing Cork woman Tina Satchwell was last seen

Mar 19th 2020, 4:16 PM 21,073 Views 20 Comments

Gardaí today made a renewed appeal for information about the missing woman.

# anniversary - Friday 14 February, 2020

'Remember, these names, they were all real people': Vigil marks 39 years since the Stardust disaster
# Artane
# Artane

'Remember, these names, they were all real people': Vigil marks 39 years since the Stardust disaster

Feb 14th 2020, 3:38 PM 9,399 Views 6 Comments

A permanent plaque listing all 48 names was unveiled.

# anniversary - Friday 4 October, 2019

Cervical cancer campaigner Emma Mhic Mhathuna to be honoured on first anniversary
# Flowers For Emma
# Flowers For Emma

Cervical cancer campaigner Emma Mhic Mhathuna to be honoured on first anniversary

Oct 4th 2019, 3:24 PM 35,126 Views 7 Comments

Emma was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2016.

# anniversary - Friday 12 April, 2019

Williams to leave Harlequins 10 years on from 'Bloodgate' scandal
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

Williams to leave Harlequins 10 years on from 'Bloodgate' scandal

Apr 12th 2019, 10:58 AM 8,324 Views 5 Comments

‘There’s a stigma that’s still attached to my name now that’s no longer attached to Harlequins.’

# anniversary - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Sanchez set to feature against Arsenal on anniversary of uninspiring first year at Man United
# FA CUP
From The42
# FA CUP

Sanchez set to feature against Arsenal on anniversary of uninspiring first year at Man United

Jan 24th 2019, 11:56 AM 4,941 Views 4 Comments

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed the 30-year-old will be involved on his return to the Emirates tomorrow night.

# anniversary - Sunday 20 January, 2019

'People say life goes on, but tomorrow I think it should stop for a day': Busby, Fergie and United's mid-90s heyday
# Mirror Image
From The42
# Mirror Image

'People say life goes on, but tomorrow I think it should stop for a day': Busby, Fergie and United's mid-90s heyday

Jan 20th 2019, 9:27 PM 6,760 Views 2 Comments

It’s 25 years since the death of the club’s first great Scottish boss.

# anniversary - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Rohingya refugees protest for 'justice' on first anniversary of a Myanmar military crackdown
# Genocide
# Genocide

Rohingya refugees protest for 'justice' on first anniversary of a Myanmar military crackdown

Aug 25th 2018, 2:52 PM 5,540 Views 7 Comments

The Myanmar military crackdown sparked a mass exodus of 700,000 to camps in Bangladesh.

# anniversary - Friday 27 July, 2018

'Get it off your mind': 20 years on, family of Deirdre Jacob plead for 'vital' information
# Naas
# Naas

'Get it off your mind': 20 years on, family of Deirdre Jacob plead for 'vital' information

Jul 27th 2018, 1:33 PM 20,036 Views 13 Comments

Her family has called for the establishment of a dedicated garda missing person’s investigation unit.

# anniversary - Monday 16 July, 2018

Life jacket and helmet from Rescue 116 discovered by fisherman
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Life jacket and helmet from Rescue 116 discovered by fisherman

Jul 16th 2018, 1:08 PM 37,121 Views 2 Comments

The items were discovered by a fisherman one nautical miles off Achill Island.

# anniversary - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Group behind far-right Charlottesville rally gets approval for 'white civil rights' march in Washington
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Group behind far-right Charlottesville rally gets approval for 'white civil rights' march in Washington

Jun 21st 2018, 9:08 AM 17,726 Views 82 Comments

The rally is due to take place on the anniversary of the Charlottesville event during which a woman was killed.

# anniversary - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Taoiseach planning measures to 'recognise the wrongs' done to those criminalised for homosexuality
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Taoiseach planning measures to 'recognise the wrongs' done to those criminalised for homosexuality

Jun 12th 2018, 5:45 PM 13,527 Views 91 Comments

Ireland officially passed legislation which finally decriminalised homosexuality on 24 June 1993.

# anniversary - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Nike are bringing back some iconic football boots for the 20th anniversary of the Mercurial
# Retro
From The42
# Retro

Nike are bringing back some iconic football boots for the 20th anniversary of the Mercurial

Apr 19th 2018, 11:48 AM 9,093 Views 11 Comments

They were first released back in 1998.

# anniversary - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Watch: A four-minute director's cut of a famous, 'critical' 1996 tourism ad
# Dolores O'Riordan
# Dolores O'Riordan

Watch: A four-minute director's cut of a famous, 'critical' 1996 tourism ad

Apr 10th 2018, 10:49 PM 29,319 Views 17 Comments

The video features the Cranberries song Dreams sung by the late Dolores O’Riordan.

# anniversary - Monday 2 April, 2018

Husband of woman jailed in Iran says Boris Johnson has not done enough to secure her release
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Husband of woman jailed in Iran says Boris Johnson has not done enough to secure her release

Apr 2nd 2018, 7:59 PM 17,799 Views 7 Comments

The case sparked a political firestorm when Boris Johnson told a parliamentary committee she was in Iran “training journalists”.

# anniversary - Monday 19 March, 2018

'Chieftain's Walk' to raise awareness of rare disease Martin McGuinness died from
# Amyloidosis
# Amyloidosis

'Chieftain's Walk' to raise awareness of rare disease Martin McGuinness died from

Mar 19th 2018, 8:30 AM 29,028 Views 24 Comments

It’s just under a year since the former Deputy First Minister died.

# anniversary - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Cranberries to go ahead with anniversary album following death of Dolores O'Riordan
# Finish It
# Finish It

Cranberries to go ahead with anniversary album following death of Dolores O'Riordan

Mar 8th 2018, 2:34 PM 16,791 Views 8 Comments

“This is something that we started as a band, with Dolores, we should push ahead and finish it.”

# anniversary - Friday 5 January, 2018

Fresh appeal issued for information on 'horrific murder by cowards' of 42-year-old father-of-five
# Ballymoney
# Ballymoney

Fresh appeal issued for information on 'horrific murder by cowards' of 42-year-old father-of-five

Jan 5th 2018, 6:15 AM 19,721 Views 5 Comments

Brian McIlhagga was murdered while visiting a friend in Co Antrim in January 2015.

# anniversary - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?
# Genocide
# Genocide

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?

Nov 22nd 2017, 1:45 PM 46,470 Views 82 Comments

Timeline in pictures and video: on the day Ratko Mladic is imprisoned for life, TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the events of July 1995 – the UN and Europe’s darkest hour.

# anniversary - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Pictures: New memorial marks 30 years since an IRA bomb tore Enniskillen asunder
# In Memory
# In Memory

Pictures: New memorial marks 30 years since an IRA bomb tore Enniskillen asunder

Nov 8th 2017, 10:53 PM 15,358 Views 140 Comments

The Remembrance Day bombing of 8 November 1987 claimed 11 lives, and injured 63 others.

# anniversary - Monday 16 October, 2017

One year on, Anthony Foley's wife recalls how the loss of her husband 'brought us to our knees'
# Axel
# Axel

One year on, Anthony Foley's wife recalls how the loss of her husband 'brought us to our knees'

Oct 16th 2017, 10:02 PM 48,195 Views 30 Comments

Anthony Foley passed away suddenly one year ago today.

# anniversary - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Wenger savours 21st anniversary as stylish Arsenal sink Brighton at the Emirates
# Happy Anniversary
From The42
# Happy Anniversary

Wenger savours 21st anniversary as stylish Arsenal sink Brighton at the Emirates

Oct 1st 2017, 2:06 PM 4,695 Views 6 Comments

The Gunners got October off to the perfect start as they rise to fifth in the Premier League with back-to-back wins.

# anniversary - Sunday 24 September, 2017

ESB map shows when over 1,300 Irish towns, villages and parishes got electricity
# Let There Be Light
# Let There Be Light

ESB map shows when over 1,300 Irish towns, villages and parishes got electricity

Sep 24th 2017, 8:30 PM 88,309 Views 46 Comments

Ireland’s network was the first fully integrated national electricity service in the world.

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