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Irish soldiers 'depend on loan sharks and welfare payments' to support their families
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Irish soldiers 'depend on loan sharks and welfare payments' to support their families

Apr 20th 2017, 4:42 PM 23,243 Views 103 Comments

Family members gathered outside barracks all across the country today to highlight pay issues.

Wives and partners of Defence Forces members to hold nationwide protest today
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Wives and partners of Defence Forces members to hold nationwide protest today

Apr 20th 2017, 7:20 AM 21,120 Views 95 Comments

The partners have claimed poor pay conditions have forced families to go to dangerous money lenders.

'It is just unsustainable' - Warning as young GAA stars doing 12 sessions in 9 days
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'It is just unsustainable' - Warning as young GAA stars doing 12 sessions in 9 days

Jan 8th 2015, 3:16 PM 7,095 Views 5 Comments

A new report has signalled the danger of burnout amongst young GAA players,