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# cambridge - Saturday 9 January, 2021

At 38, Wes Hoolahan continues to star in League Two
# Like A Fine Wine
From The42
# Like A Fine Wine

At 38, Wes Hoolahan continues to star in League Two

Jan 9th 2021, 8:00 PM 49,161 Views 17 Comments

The former Ireland international has helped propel Cambridge into the promotion places.

# cambridge - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Universities plan for life during a pandemic as Cambridge goes fully online for 2021
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Universities plan for life during a pandemic as Cambridge goes fully online for 2021

May 20th 2020, 8:25 AM 20,458 Views 15 Comments

The UK university has said it is “likely” that social distancing will continue to be required.

# cambridge - Monday 17 February, 2020

Extinction Rebellion digs up Cambridge college lawn in environmental protest
# Climate Action
# Climate Action

Extinction Rebellion digs up Cambridge college lawn in environmental protest

Feb 17th 2020, 10:20 PM 41,512 Views 52 Comments

Extinction Rebellion cited the college’s ‘ties with fossil fuel companies’ in its reasoning.

# cambridge - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Dubliner Joe Dunne sacked as manager of Cambridge United after five wins in 20 games
# Sacked
From The42
# Sacked

Dubliner Joe Dunne sacked as manager of Cambridge United after five wins in 20 games

Dec 1st 2018, 12:04 PM 4,420 Views 0 Comments

The 45-year-old took over at Abbey Stadium in May but has endured a difficult season.

# cambridge - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Funeral of Stephen Hawking takes place in Cambridge
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral of Stephen Hawking takes place in Cambridge

Mar 31st 2018, 2:28 PM 27,233 Views 107 Comments

Hawking’s remains will be buried near the grave of another legendary scientist, Isaac Newton.

# cambridge - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

University of Cambridge admits it has 'significant problem' with sexual misconduct
# BREAKING THE SILENCE
# BREAKING THE SILENCE

University of Cambridge admits it has 'significant problem' with sexual misconduct

Feb 6th 2018, 8:38 AM 16,234 Views 35 Comments

A total of 173 complaints of sexual misconduct have been received by the university since May last year.

# cambridge - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Tiger that killed a zookeeper in the UK won't be put down
# Hammerton Zoo
# Hammerton Zoo

Tiger that killed a zookeeper in the UK won't be put down

Jun 6th 2017, 6:22 PM 18,677 Views 39 Comments

Rosa King died last Monday after she entered a tiger enclosure.

# cambridge - Monday 29 May, 2017

Female zookeeper dies in the UK after serious incident with tiger
# Hamerton Zoo
# Hamerton Zoo

Female zookeeper dies in the UK after serious incident with tiger

May 29th 2017, 6:51 PM 32,235 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened in the Hamerton Zoo Park in Cambridgeshire.

# cambridge - Friday 5 May, 2017

College professor who had 2,000 indecent images of children gets suspended sentence
# Cambridge
# Cambridge

College professor who had 2,000 indecent images of children gets suspended sentence

May 5th 2017, 8:28 PM 28,779 Views 44 Comments

Simon Jarvis pleaded guilty to counts of possessing, making and distributing indecent images of children.

# cambridge - Sunday 9 April, 2017

‘I’d built up so much pride off the Olympics and then here I was… Like a complete novice!’
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘I’d built up so much pride off the Olympics and then here I was… Like a complete novice!’

Apr 9th 2017, 10:11 AM 35,046 Views 0 Comments

Irish rower Claire Lambe chats to The42 about helping Cambridge win the Boat Race and getting used to life after Rio 2016.

# cambridge - Monday 30 January, 2017

Humanity's oldest relative is an egg-shaped creature with a huge mouth and no anus
# The Hole Truth
# The Hole Truth

Humanity's oldest relative is an egg-shaped creature with a huge mouth and no anus

Jan 30th 2017, 9:57 PM 18,282 Views 48 Comments

The Saccorhytus lived some 540 million years ago.

# cambridge - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Six to be tried in France over topless Kate Middleton photos
# 2012
# 2012

Six to be tried in France over topless Kate Middleton photos

Oct 25th 2016, 8:06 PM 35,552 Views 0 Comments

The topless images were published in France, Denmark, Ireland, Italy and Sweden.

# cambridge - Friday 12 February, 2016

Parents of dead baby to sue Irish nanny for 'wrongful death'
# Aisling Brady McCarthy
# Aisling Brady McCarthy

Parents of dead baby to sue Irish nanny for 'wrongful death'

Feb 12th 2016, 10:03 AM 30,900 Views 0 Comments

Aisling Brady McCarthy spent 27 months in prison.

# cambridge - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Former Munster lock Ian Nagle set for surprise return to professional rugby
# Options
From The42
# Options

Former Munster lock Ian Nagle set for surprise return to professional rugby

Dec 2nd 2015, 6:00 AM 16,193 Views 13 Comments

Leinster, Munster and Ulster are believed to have expressed an interest.

# cambridge - Friday 23 January, 2015

Rory Gaffney is the latest League of Ireland graduate but he's after further honours at Cambridge
# A+ Student
From The42
# A+ Student

Rory Gaffney is the latest League of Ireland graduate but he's after further honours at Cambridge

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:15 AM 5,362 Views 7 Comments

The U’s host Man United in the FA Cup fourth round tonight.

# cambridge - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Tests on "artificial pancreas" described as the "next revolution" in diabetes care
# Prototype
# Prototype

Tests on "artificial pancreas" described as the "next revolution" in diabetes care

Sep 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,682 Views 8 Comments

Closed-loop insulin delivery systems are the future it seems.

# cambridge - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Adults with Asperger Syndrome at higher risk of having suicidal thoughts
# Autism
# Autism

Adults with Asperger Syndrome at higher risk of having suicidal thoughts

Jun 25th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,762 Views 10 Comments

Researchers said that the findings should be a wake-up call that there is an urgent need for high quality services.

# cambridge - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Forget boats, two GOATS are racing for Oxford and Cambridge glory
# Goat Race
From The Daily Edge
# Goat Race

Forget boats, two GOATS are racing for Oxford and Cambridge glory

Apr 6th 2014, 12:30 PM 3,966 Views 0 Comments

Goats, not boats.

# cambridge - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Britain enters another war - on the humble apostrophe
# Grammar Garda
# Grammar Garda

Britain enters another war - on the humble apostrophe

Mar 29th 2014, 9:15 AM 17,117 Views 102 Comments

Grammar enthusiasts say the comma will be next, will be next, will be ne-xt.

# cambridge - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Could building up immunity be the key to fighting peanut allergy?
# Nuts
# Nuts

Could building up immunity be the key to fighting peanut allergy?

Jan 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,902 Views 7 Comments

An academic trial which treated allergic children with peanut protein over the course of six months yielded some positive results.

# cambridge - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Little girl writes adorable letter to John Lewis to apologise for breaking bauble
# Findfaith
From The Daily Edge
# Findfaith

Little girl writes adorable letter to John Lewis to apologise for breaking bauble

Dec 5th 2013, 12:40 PM 5,221 Views 3 Comments

She definitely has redeemed herself in Santa’s eyes.

# cambridge - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Donegal teen's GAA and boxing pals plan to carry him to final resting place
# Conor Boyle
# Conor Boyle

Donegal teen's GAA and boxing pals plan to carry him to final resting place

Sep 29th 2013, 7:45 AM 17,966 Views 12 Comments

Conor Boyle, who was 18, died after two weeks in intensive care in hospital in Cambridge following a car crash earlier this month.

# cambridge - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Eamon Gilmore: There is nothing normal about British-Irish relations
# British-Irish Relations
# British-Irish Relations

Eamon Gilmore: There is nothing normal about British-Irish relations

Sep 7th 2013, 12:02 PM 13,282 Views 90 Comments

The Tánaiste is to give a wide-ranging speech on British-Irish relations in Cambridge later today.

# cambridge - Friday 6 September, 2013

This POV parkour video will make your stomach lurch
# Run And Jump
From The Daily Edge
# Run And Jump

This POV parkour video will make your stomach lurch

Sep 6th 2013, 10:40 AM 1,514 Views 1 Comment

You may need a lie down afterwards.

# cambridge - Monday 22 April, 2013

Interview: 'The Boston bombings suspects are my neighbours'
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Interview: 'The Boston bombings suspects are my neighbours'

Apr 22nd 2013, 6:15 AM 10,119 Views 9 Comments

Cambridge resident Eric Grzymkowski told TheJournal.ie what it was like to discover that the Tsarnaev brothers lived just five doors from his home.

# cambridge - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Scientists decode DNA of 'living fossil' fish believed extinct for 70 million years
# Coelacanth
# Coelacanth

Scientists decode DNA of 'living fossil' fish believed extinct for 70 million years

Apr 20th 2013, 10:30 AM 9,315 Views 19 Comments

This all changed, however, when a South African fishing trawler caught a living specimen in 1938, earning it the “living fossil” nickname.

# cambridge - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Oxford win controversy-free Boat Race
# Success
From The42
# Success

Oxford win controversy-free Boat Race

Mar 31st 2013, 5:28 PM 1,096 Views 0 Comments

There were no problems this time, after last year’s race had been controversially disrupted by a protester.

Boats, breathlessness and and eh, goats: 7 reasons we secretly love The Boat Race
# Putney To Mortlake
From The42
# Putney To Mortlake

Boats, breathlessness and and eh, goats: 7 reasons we secretly love The Boat Race

Mar 31st 2013, 8:50 AM 881 Views 2 Comments

It’s terrific, Trenton.

# cambridge - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Royal family to lodge criminal complaint over topless photos
# Kate Middleton
# Kate Middleton

Royal family to lodge criminal complaint over topless photos

Sep 16th 2012, 6:48 PM 21,516 Views 45 Comments

The move comes after the Irish Daily Star was heavily criticised for republishing the images of Kate Middleton sunbathing topless.

# cambridge - Friday 3 August, 2012

Quinn's former Cambridge hotel sells for nearly €45 million
# Quinn Group
# Quinn Group

Quinn's former Cambridge hotel sells for nearly €45 million

Aug 3rd 2012, 7:30 AM 6,265 Views 41 Comments

The Crowne Plaza in Cambridge was bought by the Livingstone Brothers, who already own the Four Seasons in Dublin.

# cambridge - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Right and proper: Oxford rower apologises for unconsciousness
# Surely No Need
From The42
# Surely No Need

Right and proper: Oxford rower apologises for unconsciousness

Apr 10th 2012, 1:24 PM 1,792 Views 0 Comments

Alex Woods has said sorry after his blackout ‘spoiled’ Cambridge’s Boat Race celebrations.

# cambridge - Saturday 7 April, 2012

VIDEO: Protester disrupts Boat Race
# Making Waves
From The42
# Making Waves

VIDEO: Protester disrupts Boat Race

Apr 7th 2012, 5:49 PM 1,515 Views 5 Comments

Trenton Oldfield put his neck on the line for what he believes and halted the historical event for a good 20 minutes.

# cambridge - Friday 17 February, 2012

Taoiseach tells US: Our best and brightest days are still ahead
# Enda In America
# Enda In America

Taoiseach tells US: Our best and brightest days are still ahead

Feb 17th 2012, 7:47 AM 3,087 Views 52 Comments

In a speech at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government last night, Taoiseach Enda Kenny described the bailout as “a bleak midwinter” – but said Ireland is now about recovery and opportunity.

# cambridge - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant
# Stephen Hawking
From The Daily Edge
# Stephen Hawking

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant

Dec 29th 2011, 3:55 PM 3,754 Views 11 Comments

The theoretical physicist is looking for a technical assistant to help him carry out his work as an academic and a public speaker.

# cambridge - Friday 23 December, 2011

Prince Philip taken to hospital with chest pains
# Prince Philip
# Prince Philip

Prince Philip taken to hospital with chest pains

Dec 23rd 2011, 8:48 PM 4,316 Views 28 Comments

The 90-year-old husband of the Queen is undergoing tests at a cardiac unit.

# cambridge - Saturday 19 February, 2011

Barroso: I'm fully confident about Ireland's economic recovery
# Irish Economy
# Irish Economy

Barroso: I'm fully confident about Ireland's economic recovery

Feb 19th 2011, 8:24 AM 1,631 Views 0 Comments

The President of the European Commission tells an audience in Cambridge he expects Ireland to recover from its fiscal woes.