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# Big Plans

This year
Munster announce plans for Centre of Excellence in Limerick
The new facility in Rosbrien would be built primarily for Munster’s underage and development sides.
Last year
URC explore women's and U23 competitions but no plans for second division
CEO Martin Anayi said they would like to launch the women’s league ‘sooner rather than later.’
All time
Northern Ireland women set to train full-time ahead of Euro 2022
Kenny Shiels’ side made history earlier this year by qualifying for a first-ever major tournament.
Louise Quinn: 'We have to be ready. We have to do it. You don't get many chances'
The Ireland star and her side are ready to push on in the upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
Poll: Do you think humans will live in space colonies in the future?
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos certainly thinks so.
Here's why the new plan to radically change the Dublin Bus network could happen overnight
The radical new plan to overhaul the entire Dublin Bus network was unveiled yesterday.
Adare Manor to bid for 2026 Ryder Cup after completion of €70 million redesign
Owner JP McManus said he wants to bring the tournament back to Ireland.
Johnny Ronan's plans for a Dublin skyscraper have been knocked back again
The well-known developer wanted to build a 22-storey building on the banks of the Liffey.
DCU economist rejects Leo's insistence that Limerick-Cork motorway 'makes sense'
The National Planning Framework will be launched this week.
Explainer: What is the National Planning Framework 2040?
Plans for how Ireland will be developed over the next two decades are already under fire.
Shannon Airport wants outside help to become a 'challenger brand' to Dublin and Cork
The Clare hub is looking for a ‘renewed commercial strategy’.
Tayto Park wants to build a seven-storey hotel with sky bars and a slide
The hotel will have capacity for up to 1,000 guests.
After 125 years at Goodison Park, Everton agree deal to buy land for new €385 million stadium
The Premier League club will have to fund the project themselves.
Liverpool to leave Melwood training base and move to new €60 million academy complex
The Reds will sell the historic site for the construction of 160 family homes.
New Fifa boss Infantino proposes 48-team World Cup
Sepp Blatter’s successor has put forward the idea at a Colombian university.
One Direction star could be set to play Jamie Vardy in Hollywood movie*
*No, really.
Nucifora addresses foreign signings as World Cup disappointment lingers
The IRFU’s performance director says he has no doubt the provinces can remain competitive in Europe.
New 40,000 stadium close to Dublin's M50 'on the cards', says Leinster Council chief
Croke Park may soon have a rival for League and provincial championship matches.
First purpose-built GAA centre in continental Europe set for construction in Spain
An exciting project is in the pipeline.
This new NFL stadium is unlike anything we have ever seen
Big plans to bring the NFL back to Los Angeles.
Offaly GAA have got a 999-year lease to build their new €1m Centre of Excellence
And the lease will only cost them €1!
AVB wants to be like 'Peter the Great' as he gets set for new job with Zenit
The ex-Chelsea and Spurs boss is back.