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#Bad news

# bad-news - Wednesday 31 August, 2022

Central Bank warns younger generations may face lower standard of living at retirement
# Not Ideal
# Not Ideal

Central Bank warns younger generations may face lower standard of living at retirement

Aug 31st 2022, 9:05 PM 21,988 Views 30 Comments

Demographic changes have led to a build-up in wealth among older generations, and a decline in rates of return.

# bad-news - Saturday 9 July, 2022

Larry Donnelly: Enough - can we have some good news, please?
# Read All About It
# Read All About It

Larry Donnelly: Enough - can we have some good news, please?

Jul 9th 2022, 8:00 PM 17,966 Views 15 Comments

Our columnist looks at the relentless bad news in the last few months and wonders where it’s all going.

# bad-news - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

Duane Vermeulen's Ulster arrival delayed by positive Covid-19 test
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Duane Vermeulen's Ulster arrival delayed by positive Covid-19 test

Nov 30th 2021, 3:37 PM 6,688 Views 0 Comments

The Springbok World Cup winner was part of the Barbarians squad last week.

# bad-news - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Blow for Munster as Ireland prop Kilcoyne facing extended layoff after ankle surgery
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Blow for Munster as Ireland prop Kilcoyne facing extended layoff after ankle surgery

Oct 28th 2020, 6:23 PM 8,843 Views 12 Comments

The province say he is ‘expected to be rehabbing for up to eight weeks’.

# bad-news - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Arsenal announce decision to make 55 staff redundant
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Arsenal announce decision to make 55 staff redundant

Aug 5th 2020, 4:41 PM 8,772 Views 18 Comments

Club points to severe drops in broadcast revenue as the main reason for the plan.

# bad-news - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Harris warns that major sporting events are unlikely for the rest of 2020
# Mass Gatherings
From The42
# Mass Gatherings

Harris warns that major sporting events are unlikely for the rest of 2020

Apr 19th 2020, 10:53 AM 23,569 Views 30 Comments

This year’s GAA championships and rugby fixtures are now in severe doubt.

# bad-news - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Laois unable to field camogie team in 2020 due to 'unavailability of players'
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Laois unable to field camogie team in 2020 due to 'unavailability of players'

Jan 7th 2020, 4:01 PM 6,371 Views 0 Comments

The 2015 All-Ireland Premier Junior champions have withdrawn from all adult competitions.

# bad-news - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Arsenal defender Tierney suffers dislocated shoulder
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Arsenal defender Tierney suffers dislocated shoulder

Dec 11th 2019, 3:17 PM 4,375 Views 5 Comments

The ex-Celtic full-back is set for a spell on the sidelines.

# bad-news - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Keogh out for the season after car crash, Derby team-mates charged with drink-driving
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Keogh out for the season after car crash, Derby team-mates charged with drink-driving

Updated Sep 26th 2019, 1:05 PM 44,625 Views 0 Comments

Defensive partner Shane Duffy is also a doubt for Ireland’s Euro 2020 qualifiers next month.

# bad-news - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Klopp fears Reds defender Gomez will 'probably' require surgery
# Bad Break
From The42
# Bad Break

Klopp fears Reds defender Gomez will 'probably' require surgery

Feb 2nd 2019, 2:28 PM 6,183 Views 4 Comments

The German coach is facing something of an injury nightmare at the back and has revealed another worrying update on Gomez.

# bad-news - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Taoiseach won't accept Brexit border promises that 'it will be alright on the night'
# Bad News
# Bad News

Taoiseach won't accept Brexit border promises that 'it will be alright on the night'

Updated Jan 22nd 2019, 2:32 PM 28,922 Views 100 Comments

A European Commission spokesman said today that it’s “pretty obvious” that a no-deal Brexit would lead to a hard border between Ireland and Northern Ireland.

# bad-news - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Solskjaer confident over Sanchez fitness ahead of Tottenham clash
# Staying Positive
From The42
# Staying Positive

Solskjaer confident over Sanchez fitness ahead of Tottenham clash

Jan 5th 2019, 4:13 PM 8,837 Views 1 Comment

The Chile international went off with a hamstring problem during Manchester United’s FA Cup win over Reading.

# bad-news - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

World's first recorded case of treatment-resistant super-gonorrhoea diagnosed in UK
# Bad News
# Bad News

World's first recorded case of treatment-resistant super-gonorrhoea diagnosed in UK

Mar 28th 2018, 9:16 PM 49,730 Views 49 Comments

Drugs that are normally effective at treating the disease didn’t work for this man.

# bad-news - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Bad news for Robbie Brady as he's set for long spell out with serious knee injury
# DEVASTATING
From The42
# DEVASTATING

Bad news for Robbie Brady as he's set for long spell out with serious knee injury

Dec 6th 2017, 11:40 AM 13,570 Views 16 Comments

Burnley confirmed the news this morning.

# bad-news - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

How should I talk to my three-year-old son about 'bad people'?
# NO SECRETS
# NO SECRETS

How should I talk to my three-year-old son about 'bad people'?

Oct 25th 2017, 5:01 PM 3,620 Views 0 Comments

We want our kids to stay innocent – but we also want to prepare them. Where is the right balance, asks Chrissie Russell.

# bad-news - Monday 6 March, 2017

Shane Duffy out of Ireland's crucial World Cup qualifier with Wales
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Shane Duffy out of Ireland's crucial World Cup qualifier with Wales

Mar 6th 2017, 9:53 AM 5,519 Views 12 Comments

The Brighton defender fractured his metatarsal over the weekend.

# bad-news - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Hammer blow for Ireland as captain Briggs ruled out of Six Nations
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Hammer blow for Ireland as captain Briggs ruled out of Six Nations

Feb 16th 2017, 6:25 PM 4,658 Views 3 Comments

The fullback has been sidelined with a hamstring problem.

# bad-news - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Dallas Cowboys star Randy Gregory loses suspension appeal and will miss NFL playoffs
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Dallas Cowboys star Randy Gregory loses suspension appeal and will miss NFL playoffs

Jan 5th 2017, 11:25 PM 4,950 Views 4 Comments

Gregory will miss the Cowboys’ playoff run due to multiple violations of the NFL’s substance-abuse policy.

# bad-news - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Blow for Liverpool as new goalkeeper to miss start of the season after breaking his hand
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Blow for Liverpool as new goalkeeper to miss start of the season after breaking his hand

Jul 30th 2016, 2:34 PM 6,380 Views 26 Comments

German stopper Loris Karius will be out for six to ten weeks as a result of the injury picked up in a friendly against Chelsea.

# bad-news - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Kevin Doyle: I found out who was in the Euro 2016 squad by watching the news
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Kevin Doyle: I found out who was in the Euro 2016 squad by watching the news

Jun 5th 2016, 2:41 PM 16,150 Views 18 Comments

The Ireland striker admits the squad announcement could have been handled better by Martin O’Neill.

# bad-news - Monday 30 May, 2016

Ireland captain Keane a doubt for Euro 2016 after picking up injury in training
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Ireland captain Keane a doubt for Euro 2016 after picking up injury in training

May 30th 2016, 7:33 PM 19,965 Views 33 Comments

The veteran striker won’t play at Turner’s Cross tomorrow night and faces a race to be fit after receiving an injection to his calf.

# bad-news - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Richie Hogan set to miss Kilkenny's Leinster opener due to injury
# Injury Woes
From The42
# Injury Woes

Richie Hogan set to miss Kilkenny's Leinster opener due to injury

May 25th 2016, 2:42 PM 6,390 Views 11 Comments

Cats wait anxiously for further news on 2014 Hurler of the Year.

# bad-news - Friday 15 January, 2016

Teachers set to strike before general election
# This Means Trouble
# This Means Trouble

Teachers set to strike before general election

Jan 15th 2016, 2:57 PM 19,066 Views 78 Comments

The TUI is taking issue with low pay for teachers and lack of employment security.

# bad-news - Monday 21 December, 2015

Newcastle legend fighting for his life after heart attack
# Well Wishes
From The42
# Well Wishes

Newcastle legend fighting for his life after heart attack

Dec 21st 2015, 2:26 PM 10,257 Views 2 Comments

Pavel Srnicek is in an induced coma after he suffered a cardiac arrest while jogging.

# bad-news - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

BBC drop a bombshell by giving up its Open coverage to Sky Sports a year early
# TV Wars
From The42
# TV Wars

BBC drop a bombshell by giving up its Open coverage to Sky Sports a year early

Sep 30th 2015, 9:34 AM 8,671 Views 15 Comments

The broadcaster is looking to save money.

# bad-news - Friday 11 September, 2015

Heavy rain causes flooding across the country
# Bad News (sorry)
# Bad News (sorry)

Heavy rain causes flooding across the country

Sep 11th 2015, 10:42 PM 56,735 Views 60 Comments

There is an orange rainfall warning in Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and Tipperary.

# bad-news - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

The World Cup 2018 qualifiers are already looking bleak for Ireland
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

The World Cup 2018 qualifiers are already looking bleak for Ireland

Jun 16th 2015, 1:59 PM 9,343 Views 19 Comments

The Boys in Green are expected to be in the same pot as Faroe Islands.

# bad-news - Friday 12 June, 2015

Bread company Irish Pride has gone into receivership
# Bad News
# Bad News

Bread company Irish Pride has gone into receivership

Jun 12th 2015, 12:54 PM 22,364 Views 45 Comments

The company employs 340 people.

# bad-news - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Galway footballer Shane Walsh to miss Mayo game after breaking hand
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Galway footballer Shane Walsh to miss Mayo game after breaking hand

Jun 6th 2015, 12:49 PM 11,382 Views 6 Comments

The Tribesmen are in action next week.

# bad-news - Thursday 19 February, 2015

170 jobs at risk as UPC moves roles to Philippines
# Bad News
# Bad News

170 jobs at risk as UPC moves roles to Philippines

Feb 19th 2015, 8:18 PM 23,119 Views 84 Comments

Facilities in Dublin, Limerick, Galway, Cork and Waterford will be affected.

# bad-news - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Bad news for Aiden McGeady? Everton sign Aaron Lennon on loan
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Bad news for Aiden McGeady? Everton sign Aaron Lennon on loan

Feb 3rd 2015, 12:11 AM 3,161 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old played 267 times for Spurs after arriving from Leeds for £1 million.

# bad-news - Friday 19 December, 2014

Staff at the Metro Herald are having a bit of fun on its last day
# Bad News
# Bad News

Staff at the Metro Herald are having a bit of fun on its last day

Dec 19th 2014, 7:18 AM 16,403 Views 27 Comments

Thirteen staff will be made redundant as the paper closes.

# bad-news - Friday 28 November, 2014

'He can do everything except change direction and run flat out' - Matt O'Connor on Fitzgerald
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

'He can do everything except change direction and run flat out' - Matt O'Connor on Fitzgerald

Nov 28th 2014, 2:37 PM 8,099 Views 11 Comments

Despite that ominous prognosis, O’Connor thinks the back could be available for Harlequins next weekend.

# bad-news - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Ireland and Schmidt dealt blow as Rory Best is ruled out of Boks clash
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Ireland and Schmidt dealt blow as Rory Best is ruled out of Boks clash

Nov 5th 2014, 3:00 PM 11,779 Views 38 Comments

The 32-year-old hooker has succumbed to the calf injury that has hindered his training all week.

# bad-news - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

There's been a sharp dip in consumer confidence and water charges might be to blame
# Bad News
# Bad News

There's been a sharp dip in consumer confidence and water charges might be to blame

Nov 4th 2014, 12:50 PM 6,790 Views 38 Comments

The 8-year high in consumer sentiment recorded in September didn’t last long.

# bad-news - Friday 26 September, 2014

Cian Healy set for up to five months out after hamstring surgery
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Cian Healy set for up to five months out after hamstring surgery

Sep 26th 2014, 10:16 PM 6,847 Views 13 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland prop underwent hamstring surgery today.

# bad-news - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Healy set to miss European games after 'significant' hamstring injury
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Healy set to miss European games after 'significant' hamstring injury

Sep 25th 2014, 1:50 PM 5,185 Views 19 Comments

The prop is facing a long layoff but the prognosis is better for Jack McGrath and Sean O’Brien.

# bad-news - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Munster hooker Sherry set for six more months on the sidelines
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Munster hooker Sherry set for six more months on the sidelines

Aug 19th 2014, 3:00 PM 10,788 Views 15 Comments

Keith Earls, Luke O’Dea, Damien Varley and Gerhard van den Heever are also injured.

# bad-news - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

You're fired: Argentine politician lays off 170 civil servants through YouTube
# Bad News Broadcast
# Bad News Broadcast

You're fired: Argentine politician lays off 170 civil servants through YouTube

Jan 29th 2014, 7:08 PM 9,299 Views 59 Comments

It was an efficient, but particularly heartless way to break the news.

# bad-news - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Good news (and bad) for coalition as opinion polls give contrasting takes
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Good news (and bad) for coalition as opinion polls give contrasting takes

Jan 25th 2014, 9:12 PM 14,892 Views 86 Comments

The ‘state of the parties’ is a little unclear this weekend…

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