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#Homeward Bound

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has left Iran and will return to UK today
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British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has left Iran and will return to UK today

Updated Mar 16th 2022, 1:50 PM 22,728 Views 6 Comments

Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been detained since 2016.

# homeward-bound - Friday 28 January, 2022

Irishman Richard O'Halloran leaves China after three-year travel ban lifted
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Irishman Richard O'Halloran leaves China after three-year travel ban lifted

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 5:19 PM 107,994 Views 93 Comments

The father-of-four had been prevented from leaving China since February 2019.

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

Trawler impounded amid post-Brexit fishing row released by French authorities
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Trawler impounded amid post-Brexit fishing row released by French authorities

Nov 3rd 2021, 7:11 PM 6,497 Views 1 Comment

French maritime police detained the trawler last week for not being on a European register when it was fishing off the Normandy coast

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Rare turtle that got stranded in Donegal in 2019 is being flown home to Gran Canaria today
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Rare turtle that got stranded in Donegal in 2019 is being flown home to Gran Canaria today

Sep 15th 2021, 12:07 PM 25,076 Views 14 Comments

It’s planned that the turtle will be released back into the sea later this week.

# homeward-bound - Friday 9 July, 2021

Former Ireland international among quartet of new signings at Waterford
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From The42
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Former Ireland international among quartet of new signings at Waterford

Jul 9th 2021, 5:29 PM 10,162 Views 1 Comment

Eddie Nolan has joined his hometown club after playing over 350 games during his time in the UK.

# homeward-bound - Monday 21 December, 2020

US Star Alex Morgan ends spell with Tottenham
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From The42
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US Star Alex Morgan ends spell with Tottenham

Dec 21st 2020, 7:00 PM 11,358 Views 3 Comments

The World Cup winner has left the club she joined in September.

# homeward-bound - Monday 7 December, 2020

Dog reunited with owners after going missing for over three years
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Dog reunited with owners after going missing for over three years

Dec 7th 2020, 2:56 PM 57,098 Views 23 Comments

Lola, a black Labrador, vanished from a fenced garden in 2017.

# homeward-bound - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Schneiderlin departs Everton to join Patrick Vieira's Nice
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From The42
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Schneiderlin departs Everton to join Patrick Vieira's Nice

Jun 23rd 2020, 3:46 PM 5,142 Views 4 Comments

The 30-year-old midfielder has been with the Toffees since arriving from Manchester United in 2017.

# homeward-bound - Saturday 13 June, 2020

'Devastated' Duff reveals family commitments were behind his Celtic exit
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From The42
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'Devastated' Duff reveals family commitments were behind his Celtic exit

Jun 13th 2020, 9:11 PM 93,879 Views 40 Comments

‘I’d love to be a brilliant coach… but I think it’s more important at the minute that I’m just a brilliant dad.’

# homeward-bound - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Julian Savea targets New Zealand return after confirming Toulon departure
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From The42
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Julian Savea targets New Zealand return after confirming Toulon departure

May 14th 2020, 12:38 PM 7,220 Views 8 Comments

The 54-cap All Black previously played for the Hurricanes Super Rugby side in his native Wellington.

# homeward-bound - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Dublin All-Ireland winning duo head home from AFLW amidst Covid-19 crisis
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From The42
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Dublin All-Ireland winning duo head home from AFLW amidst Covid-19 crisis

Mar 19th 2020, 9:56 AM 7,438 Views 1 Comment

Sinead Goldrick and Niamh McEvoy are heading home to Ireland.

# homeward-bound - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

McKenna returns to Tyrone from AFL club 'due to homesickness and family-related reasons'
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From The42
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McKenna returns to Tyrone from AFL club 'due to homesickness and family-related reasons'

Feb 11th 2020, 10:03 AM 13,698 Views 11 Comments

McKenna has been playing with Essendon since October 2014.

# homeward-bound - Friday 10 January, 2020

Wolves striker Cutrone heads back to Serie A after just six months
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From The42
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Wolves striker Cutrone heads back to Serie A after just six months

Jan 10th 2020, 9:02 PM 6,007 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old will make a swift return to Italy after struggling to make an impact in the Premier League.

# homeward-bound - Monday 30 December, 2019

Big boost for Wales as Rhys Webb announces Toulon departure
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From The42
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Big boost for Wales as Rhys Webb announces Toulon departure

Dec 30th 2019, 4:44 PM 12,655 Views 4 Comments

The 31-cap scrum-half also played two Tests for the British and Irish Lions in New Zealand in 2017.

# homeward-bound - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Big boost for Laois club as O'Loughlin ends eight-year spell with St Brigid's
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From The42
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Big boost for Laois club as O'Loughlin ends eight-year spell with St Brigid's

Dec 3rd 2019, 2:04 PM 9,201 Views 1 Comment

The experienced midfielder is set to return to Rosenallis, the club he started out with as a juvenile.

# homeward-bound - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Cork City announce Coleman signing as departures confirmed
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From The42
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Cork City announce Coleman signing as departures confirmed

Nov 7th 2019, 4:16 PM 9,396 Views 2 Comments

Neale Fenn has made his first acquisition since taking over, while Eoghan Stokes and Joel Coustrain have left the club.

# homeward-bound - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Rooney determined to bring goals to Derby as he targets striking impact with Rams
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From The42
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Rooney determined to bring goals to Derby as he targets striking impact with Rams

Updated Aug 6th 2019, 7:19 PM 13,499 Views 13 Comments

The Championship side today confirmed that the former England captain would join the club in January.

# homeward-bound - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Highly-rated Brown returning to Highlanders next season after Sunwolves stint
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From The42
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Highly-rated Brown returning to Highlanders next season after Sunwolves stint

May 30th 2019, 8:59 AM 6,345 Views 8 Comments

The Kiwi side will wave goodbye to their defence coach this year, but may prefer to focus Brown’s talents on the attack.

# homeward-bound - Monday 22 April, 2019

Galway star Cooney marks return home from Australia with brilliant display for Sarsfields
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From The42
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Galway star Cooney marks return home from Australia with brilliant display for Sarsfields

Apr 22nd 2019, 10:46 AM 11,047 Views 3 Comments

The 28-year-old only returned home a few days ago but lined out at full-forward against Kilnadeema-Leitrim.

# homeward-bound - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Jack Byrne linked with move to Shamrock Rovers
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From The42
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Jack Byrne linked with move to Shamrock Rovers

Dec 6th 2018, 7:30 PM 19,178 Views 18 Comments

The 22-year-old looks set to leave Scottish Premiership leaders Kilmarnock after just four months.

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

'I won't be travelling over and back every year so this could be my last one' - back from Dubai for Tipp final
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From The42
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'I won't be travelling over and back every year so this could be my last one' - back from Dubai for Tipp final

Oct 24th 2018, 6:38 PM 18,030 Views 3 Comments

Former Tipperary captain Peter Acheson will return to line out for Moyle Rovers in Semple Stadium next Sunday.

# homeward-bound - Monday 15 October, 2018

Louth and Galway footballers move home as they bring AFL careers with Carlton to an end
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From The42
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Louth and Galway footballers move home as they bring AFL careers with Carlton to an end

Oct 15th 2018, 10:07 AM 9,734 Views 4 Comments

It has been confirmed that Ciaran Byrne and Cillian McDaid have called time with the Melbourne based club.

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Taoiseach asks employers to be 'flexible' on Friday so staff can get home to vote
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Taoiseach asks employers to be 'flexible' on Friday so staff can get home to vote

May 23rd 2018, 4:11 PM 12,295 Views 81 Comments

Varadkar said some people have to make long journeys home to vote.

# homeward-bound - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin
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# Back Home

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin

Oct 24th 2017, 11:59 AM 87,565 Views 522 Comments

The Dubliner has been speaking to the media at Terminal 1.

# homeward-bound - Friday 20 October, 2017

'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt
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'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt

Oct 20th 2017, 7:35 AM 58,321 Views 310 Comments

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland
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Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland

Oct 4th 2017, 2:51 PM 18,261 Views 82 Comments

The family of Halawa said they want arrangements for his return to be kept Friday.

# homeward-bound - Monday 25 September, 2017

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week
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# Homecoming

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week

Sep 25th 2017, 9:25 AM 16,883 Views 210 Comments

Coveney hopes Halawa will be released from prison later today.

# homeward-bound - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Government considering sending its private jet to bring Ibrahim Halawa home
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Government considering sending its private jet to bring Ibrahim Halawa home

Sep 19th 2017, 6:12 PM 64,818 Views 275 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa was acquitted by a court in Egypt yesterday.

# homeward-bound - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Ex-Crystal Palace midfielder Owen Garvan weighing up League of Ireland offers
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From The42
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Ex-Crystal Palace midfielder Owen Garvan weighing up League of Ireland offers

Jun 1st 2017, 12:39 PM 6,910 Views 6 Comments

The former Ireland U21 international is considering a return to Dublin.

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Out-half Boshoff could cut ties with Connacht early
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From The42
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Out-half Boshoff could cut ties with Connacht early

May 31st 2017, 7:17 AM 10,321 Views 15 Comments

The Springbok lost his father to a stroke this year and is keen to return to his family.

# homeward-bound - Monday 6 March, 2017

Four 'designer pups' seized at Dublin Port after being discovered in carry on luggage
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Four 'designer pups' seized at Dublin Port after being discovered in carry on luggage

Mar 6th 2017, 4:43 PM 16,470 Views 10 Comments

The animals were not microchipped nor did they have pet passports.

# homeward-bound - Monday 16 January, 2017

Dundalk confirm the signing of former Chelsea midfielder Conor Clifford
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From The42
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Dundalk confirm the signing of former Chelsea midfielder Conor Clifford

Jan 16th 2017, 6:09 PM 11,144 Views 6 Comments

The 25-year-old Dubliner captained Chelsea to win the FA Youth Cup in the 2009-10 season.

# homeward-bound - Monday 9 January, 2017

Connacht bring Irish centre Farrell home from England
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From The42
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Connacht bring Irish centre Farrell home from England

Jan 9th 2017, 12:01 PM 17,078 Views 13 Comments

The 23-year-old centre will join Pat Lam’s side with immediate effect after leaving Bedford Blues.

# homeward-bound - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Harris wants to woo Irish nurses home, but only 36 turned up on first day of recruitment drive
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Harris wants to woo Irish nurses home, but only 36 turned up on first day of recruitment drive

Dec 29th 2016, 6:29 PM 21,027 Views 58 Comments

The HSE is hosting three open recruitment days for nurses and midwives in Dublin over the Christmas period.

# homeward-bound - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Nearly 100 puppies sent from Dublin Port have been seized in the UK
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Nearly 100 puppies sent from Dublin Port have been seized in the UK

Nov 15th 2016, 4:07 PM 18,964 Views 22 Comments

The DSPCA said all the animals have been returned to Ireland and are currently receiving veterinary treatment.

# homeward-bound - Sunday 23 October, 2016

This Offaly man's epic odyssey home from a night out made the best Snapchat story
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From The Daily Edge
# Long Road Home

This Offaly man's epic odyssey home from a night out made the best Snapchat story

Oct 23rd 2016, 3:47 PM 13,130 Views 1 Comment

Joe Troy’s 50km challenge.

# homeward-bound - Saturday 3 September, 2016

'It's raised my spirits and the spirits of my family' - departing Kurt McQuilkin hails Leinster efforts
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From The42
# Respect

'It's raised my spirits and the spirits of my family' - departing Kurt McQuilkin hails Leinster efforts

Sep 3rd 2016, 3:27 PM 11,107 Views 1 Comment

The coach is returning to New Zealand for personal reasons.

# homeward-bound - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Leinster defence coach Kurt McQuilkin to return to New Zealand for personal reasons
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From The42
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Leinster defence coach Kurt McQuilkin to return to New Zealand for personal reasons

Aug 17th 2016, 8:35 AM 8,258 Views 14 Comments

Leo Cullen lamented the loss of the coach.

# homeward-bound - Sunday 26 June, 2016

My kind of town: Iain Henderson turns focus to shocking the All Blacks
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From The42
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My kind of town: Iain Henderson turns focus to shocking the All Blacks

Jun 26th 2016, 1:04 PM 7,104 Views 2 Comments

The sides meet in Chicago and Dublin in November.

# homeward-bound - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Highlanders chief says he's contacted Joe Schmidt about taking over Super Rugby heavyweights
# In Demand
From The42
# In Demand

Highlanders chief says he's contacted Joe Schmidt about taking over Super Rugby heavyweights

Jun 12th 2016, 9:19 AM 16,804 Views 66 Comments

The job would be from 2018.

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