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Drogheda appoint Johnny McDonnell-Mark Kinsella management team
# Done Deal
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# Done Deal

Drogheda appoint Johnny McDonnell-Mark Kinsella management team

Nov 29th 2014, 12:19 AM 4,931 Views 4 Comments

Roy Keane is not the only Ireland player-turned-assistant making the news today.

Derval O'Rourke joins IRUPA as player development manager
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# Appointment

Derval O'Rourke joins IRUPA as player development manager

Nov 4th 2014, 7:46 PM 10,089 Views 20 Comments

The 33-year-old had been taking time out of sport since confirming her retirement from athletics last June.

Neil Redfearn has become Leeds' fourth manager in five months
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Neil Redfearn has become Leeds' fourth manager in five months

Nov 1st 2014, 2:30 PM 2,051 Views 4 Comments

The former Palace midfielder described the move as a “massive honour”.

Meet Gay Byrne's replacement as chair of the Road Safety Authority
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Meet Gay Byrne's replacement as chair of the Road Safety Authority

Oct 29th 2014, 5:32 PM 20,524 Views 74 Comments

The former deputy leader of the Progressive Democrats will hold the position for five years.

'Conflict of interest' in RTÉ board nomination of alcohol group boss
# DrinkAware.ie
# DrinkAware.ie

'Conflict of interest' in RTÉ board nomination of alcohol group boss

Oct 5th 2014, 5:54 PM 12,901 Views 16 Comments

Fionnuala Sheehan is currently chair of MEAS, and has been nominated for a position.

Minister claims "no connection" between McNulty board appointment and Seanad nomination
# McNulty-gate
# McNulty-gate

Minister claims "no connection" between McNulty board appointment and Seanad nomination

Sep 27th 2014, 4:44 PM 6,423 Views 37 Comments

The opposition claim that the controversy is growing ‘shabbier by the day’.

President Higgins has a new senior aide
# Secretary General
# Secretary General

President Higgins has a new senior aide

Jun 10th 2014, 10:00 PM 15,996 Views 14 Comments

The new Secretary General has been named as Art O’Leary.

Frances Fitzgerald is the new Justice Minister, Taoiseach takes over at Defence
# Appointment
# Appointment

Frances Fitzgerald is the new Justice Minister, Taoiseach takes over at Defence

May 8th 2014, 10:45 PM 30,547 Views 146 Comments

Fine Gael party chairman Charlie Flanagan takes over as the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs.

Fitzgerald: There's been a crisis of confidence about the gardaí, and that has to change
# New Minister
# New Minister

Fitzgerald: There's been a crisis of confidence about the gardaí, and that has to change

May 8th 2014, 5:00 PM 13,034 Views 61 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald paid tribute to the garda whistleblowers at her first press conference today, saying: “We do have to listen to critics.”

New Children's Minister is 'eminently qualified' and 'vastly experienced' - but who is he?
# Background
# Background

New Children's Minister is 'eminently qualified' and 'vastly experienced' - but who is he?

May 8th 2014, 12:01 PM 15,711 Views 67 Comments

He previously served as Fine Gael front bench spokesperson on Children and Justice.

Limerick City of Culture gets new director
# Fully Advertised
# Fully Advertised

Limerick City of Culture gets new director

Apr 4th 2014, 9:07 PM 10,904 Views 34 Comments

Mike Fitzpatrick currently holds the position as Interim Head.

Microsoft appoints Nadella as its new CEO
# Appointment
# Appointment

Microsoft appoints Nadella as its new CEO

Feb 4th 2014, 2:56 PM 6,770 Views 13 Comments

Nadella, who has been with Microsoft since 1992 and was executive vice president of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise group, will take up the role with immediate effect.

Alan Mathews named as Bray Wanderers manager
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Alan Mathews named as Bray Wanderers manager

Jan 11th 2014, 12:07 PM 1,483 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, ex-player Barry O’Connor has been confirmed as the club’s assistant coach.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed as new Cardiff manager
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# Appointment

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed as new Cardiff manager

Jan 2nd 2014, 3:34 PM 12,027 Views 44 Comments

The former Manchester United player has been heavily linked with the post of late.

Peter Canavan ratified as new manager of Cavan Gaels
# Appointment
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Peter Canavan ratified as new manager of Cavan Gaels

Dec 12th 2013, 10:09 AM 2,515 Views 0 Comments

The Tyrone icon is back in the game.

'I wouldn't like to live close to a pylon, but who would?' - Incoming Eirgrid chair
# Pylons
# Pylons

'I wouldn't like to live close to a pylon, but who would?' - Incoming Eirgrid chair

Dec 3rd 2013, 12:45 PM 14,435 Views 86 Comments

John O’Connor also “refuted emphatically” that he would have a conflict of interest in his new position having previously been the chairman of An Bord Pleanála.

Incoming Eirgrid chairman faces TDs and Senators amid ongoing pylons controversy
# Eirgrid
# Eirgrid

Incoming Eirgrid chairman faces TDs and Senators amid ongoing pylons controversy

Dec 3rd 2013, 11:11 AM 6,013 Views 42 Comments

One senator has already said he will oppose the appointment of John O’Connor as the chairman of the the body responsible for the development and maintenance of the State’s electricity grid.

'An attempt to blacken my good name': Ceann Comhairle hits out at leaks
# Dáil
# Dáil

'An attempt to blacken my good name': Ceann Comhairle hits out at leaks

Sep 25th 2013, 12:06 PM 9,219 Views 29 Comments

Seán Barrett has accused people of “leaking stuff” in an attempt to “blacken my good name” over the appointment of a new Dáil clerk.

Meet the first woman to be appointed a Church of Ireland bishop
# Church Of Ireland
# Church Of Ireland

Meet the first woman to be appointed a Church of Ireland bishop

Sep 20th 2013, 2:02 PM 8,036 Views 64 Comments

Rev Pat Storey will take over as Bishop of Meath and Kildare.

Fine Gael TD Tom Hayes is the new junior agriculture minister
# Appointment
# Appointment

Fine Gael TD Tom Hayes is the new junior agriculture minister

Jun 5th 2013, 11:28 AM 5,353 Views 41 Comments

Hayes succeeds Shane McEntee who died last December.

Pope appoints Father Raymond A Browne as Bishop of Kerry
# Bishop
# Bishop

Pope appoints Father Raymond A Browne as Bishop of Kerry

May 2nd 2013, 2:09 PM 8,285 Views 37 Comments

Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Most Reverend William Murphy of Kerry and has appointed Bishop Browne to the role.

Updated: Tallaght Hospital patients told to call premium line for blood test appointments
# Blood Tests
# Blood Tests

Updated: Tallaght Hospital patients told to call premium line for blood test appointments

Apr 7th 2013, 9:58 AM 17,030 Views 85 Comments

In a note issued to GP-referred patients, the hospital said calls to the number will be charged at the premium rate of €2.03 per call.

New face on NAMA board
# NAMA
# NAMA

New face on NAMA board

Apr 5th 2013, 4:04 PM 8,442 Views 34 Comments

Oliver Ellingham was appointed to the board by the Minister for Finance this afternoon.

Paolo Di Canio named as new Sunderland manager
# Appointment
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Paolo Di Canio named as new Sunderland manager

Mar 31st 2013, 9:47 PM 2,012 Views 10 Comments

The 44-year-old Italian will take charge of the Black Cats from Monday.

New chairman appointed to Food Safety Authority of Ireland
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

New chairman appointed to Food Safety Authority of Ireland

Feb 15th 2013, 5:43 PM 6,247 Views 6 Comments

The new chairman has been named as Professor Michael Gibney of University College, Dublin.

Mandate seeks urgent meeting with B&Q management
# Examinership
# Examinership

Mandate seeks urgent meeting with B&Q management

Feb 1st 2013, 9:20 AM 4,442 Views 18 Comments

Mandate said it was relieved to hear that the stores will continue trading.

Marty Morrissey appointed as RTÉ’s new Gaelic Games correspondent
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Marty Morrissey appointed as RTÉ’s new Gaelic Games correspondent

Jan 14th 2013, 6:18 PM 5,149 Views 9 Comments

Morrissey will also continue in his role as a GAA commentator for the station.

Martin McGuinness appointed Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead
# Steward And Bailiff
# Steward And Bailiff

Martin McGuinness appointed Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead

Jan 2nd 2013, 5:08 PM 15,183 Views 84 Comments

An ancient British law requires resigning MPs to apply for a paid office of the British Crown in order to officially resign as James Martin Pacelli McGuinness, to give him his full name, said he would be doing earlier this week.

Pastures new: Seamus Plunkett ratified as Laois hurling manager
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Pastures new: Seamus Plunkett ratified as Laois hurling manager

Dec 17th 2012, 11:02 PM 1,108 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, it has also been confirmed that Paul Cuddy will come on board as a selector.

Smith confirmed as new coach of Women's Irish Hockey team
# Appointment
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Smith confirmed as new coach of Women's Irish Hockey team

Nov 21st 2012, 1:14 PM 878 Views 0 Comments

He previously served for six years as Assistant Coach of the New Zealand Men’s team.

Niall Carew is the new Waterford football manager
# Deise
From The42
# Deise

Niall Carew is the new Waterford football manager

Nov 17th 2012, 9:41 PM 1,516 Views 0 Comments

The St. Kevin’s clubman will be ratified at a meeting of the Déise county board on Monday evening.

TV3's Ben Frow to be new programmes director at Channel 5
# TV3
# TV3

TV3's Ben Frow to be new programmes director at Channel 5

Nov 13th 2012, 2:11 PM 3,901 Views 7 Comments

The TV3 director of programming is moving back to the UK in the new year.

Confirmed: Jim McGuinness joins Celtic as performance consultant
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Confirmed: Jim McGuinness joins Celtic as performance consultant

Nov 9th 2012, 11:40 AM 4,145 Views 4 Comments

The statement, however, did not clarify whether McGuinness would remain as Donegal boss.

HSE spends around €10,000 on appointment texts
# HSE
# HSE

HSE spends around €10,000 on appointment texts

Oct 18th 2012, 11:43 AM 5,948 Views 32 Comments

Some hospitals use the texts in a bid to reduce non attendance at clinical appointments.

New chairman of Finance Committee 'determined to get stuck in from day one'
# Ciarán Lynch
# Ciarán Lynch

New chairman of Finance Committee 'determined to get stuck in from day one'

Oct 10th 2012, 6:14 PM 3,797 Views 12 Comments

The position had been held by Alex White TD, who has taken up the junior ministerial position vacated by Róisín Shortall.

Dunne and Kinsella to take charge at Colchester
# Irish Revolution
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# Irish Revolution

Dunne and Kinsella to take charge at Colchester

Sep 27th 2012, 2:13 PM 1,309 Views 0 Comments

The duo have been appointed as manager and assistant manager respectively at the club.

It's official: Eamon O'Shea ratified as new manager of Tipperary (updated)
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It's official: Eamon O'Shea ratified as new manager of Tipperary (updated)

Sep 25th 2012, 9:00 PM 6,131 Views 8 Comments

The decision was confirmed after a Tipperary County Board meeting this evening.

Internal candidate John Hogan to head Finance Dept banking policy
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# Appointment

Internal candidate John Hogan to head Finance Dept banking policy

Jul 30th 2012, 11:59 AM 2,532 Views 5 Comments

He will be in charge of policy for red-hot recession issues including mortgage arrears and lending to SMEs.

New RTÉ head hails 'great people' after staff warned over tweets
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# Appointment

New RTÉ head hails 'great people' after staff warned over tweets

Jul 14th 2012, 12:08 PM 9,387 Views 34 Comments

Staff at the State broadcaster used Twitter to congratulate Kevin Bakhurst on his new role before being warned by the chief news editor to rein it in.

Kevin Bakhurst appointed RTÉ's new MD of News and Current Affairs
# Appointment
# Appointment

Kevin Bakhurst appointed RTÉ's new MD of News and Current Affairs

Jul 10th 2012, 2:08 PM 3,979 Views 17 Comments

The current deputy head of the BBC newsroom and controller of the BBC News Channel will take up his new role in the autumn.