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Wednesday 22 March 2023

# Castaway

All time
# Spurs
Nuno wants to solve Harry Kane situation internally to avoid ‘public argument’
The striker is due back at the club later this week after missing pre-season tests, and is set to be fined
# Castaway
Mystery of enormous 60-foot whale washed up dead on Donegal island
The enormous baleen whale had been dead for about two weeks. How it died is a mystery however.
# Pacific Ocean
Two women who claim they were lost at sea for five months didn't activate their rescue beacon
Doubts have been raised about their story.
# Castaway
10 excellent Desert Island Discs episodes you need to download
Walking, running, bussing, sitting. There’s something here for everyone.
# survivor
Cow missing for two months turns up alive on island with surprise companion
The cow survived by basically eating everything on the island
# wilsooooon
A volleyball named Wilson had Ireland sobbing its heart out last night
It was just too much.
# Castaway
Stranded snorkellers saved after writing huge SOS in the sand
And we thought that only happened in the movies.
# Jose
Doctors extend Salvadoran castaway's hospital stay for psychological examination
However, he is said to be in ‘remarkable physical shape’.
# Adrift
Castaway says dreams about his family (and food) sustained him
Fisherman Jose Salvador Alvarenga said he thought about suicide during his 13 months adrift in the Pacific.
# Sail Away
"I feel bad": Castaway arrives home after year adrift at sea
Jose Ivan said he had set sail from Mexico on Christmas Eve, 2012.
# At Sea
Castaway survived 16 months adrift at sea by eating turtles
The man washed up on Thursday and said he has been floating in the Pacific since September 2012.
# hanks a lot
The best moments from Tom Hanks 'ask me anything'
AMAs are like a box of chocolates…
# Castaway
This man is seeking a woman to live on Inishfree with him Castaway style
John McManus told that there doesn’t have to be a romantic element to the relationship “but it’d be nice to have a love interest”.
# Castaway
Fisherman recovered alive after four months at sea
Asked what he wanted after his four months floating away, the Kiribati fisherman said: “Smoke.”
# Castaway
Fisherman sues cruise ship that sailed past stranded vessel
The Panamanian fisherman watched his two companions die after a US cruise liner sailed past their distressed vessel in the middle of the Pacific and failed to stop.
# Castaway
Photos: Man to live on 'desert island' in the middle of the River Liffey
Visual artist Fergal McCarthy has this afternoon taken up residence on a man-made tropical island in the middle of the Liffey in Dublin city centre…