Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#In Memory

# in-memory - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Declan Hannon - 'I know all of those three people who aren’t with us are definitely looking down on us today'
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Declan Hannon - 'I know all of those three people who aren’t with us are definitely looking down on us today'

Dec 13th 2020, 8:30 PM 10,679 Views 3 Comments

The winning captain remembered those Limerick supporters who had recently passed away.

# in-memory - Friday 4 December, 2020

Napoli rename stadium after Diego Maradona
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Napoli rename stadium after Diego Maradona

Dec 4th 2020, 8:54 PM 6,741 Views 8 Comments

Club owner Aurelio de Laurentiis announced plans to rename the San Paolo Stadium soon after the Argentinian’s death.

# in-memory - Friday 2 October, 2020

'It was just very emotional because he would have loved nothing more than to see that'
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

'It was just very emotional because he would have loved nothing more than to see that'

Oct 2nd 2020, 11:49 AM 11,350 Views 1 Comment

John Small pays tribute to his late father, Declan – ‘the heart and soul of the club’ – after Ballymun Kickham’s Dublin SFC win.

# in-memory - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Remembering the people the sports world lost in 2018
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Remembering the people the sports world lost in 2018

Dec 25th 2018, 10:00 PM 17,836 Views 8 Comments

From age-old superstars to tragic figures taken far too soon, there were many to mourn.

# in-memory - Saturday 3 November, 2018

'We hope we did his family proud': Leicester dedicate emotional win to late owner
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

'We hope we did his family proud': Leicester dedicate emotional win to late owner

Nov 3rd 2018, 6:41 PM 7,457 Views 0 Comments

Kasper Schmeichel said every Leicester player wanted to go out and win for Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha today.

# in-memory - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Derry City's Brandywell home set to be renamed after late captain Ryan McBride
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Derry City's Brandywell home set to be renamed after late captain Ryan McBride

Sep 13th 2018, 5:46 PM 11,767 Views 15 Comments

Councillors voted unanimously in favour of the proposal today.

# in-memory - Friday 24 August, 2018

Genoa fans to hold 43 minutes of silence in honour of bridge victims
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Genoa fans to hold 43 minutes of silence in honour of bridge victims

Aug 24th 2018, 6:22 PM 5,690 Views 2 Comments

The northern Italian city will host its first Serie A game on Sunday since the disaster which claimed the lives of 43 people.

# in-memory - Friday 17 August, 2018

Names of 796 Tuam Babies written on white sheets and brought to Galway church
# In Memory
# In Memory

Names of 796 Tuam Babies written on white sheets and brought to Galway church

Aug 17th 2018, 6:12 PM 51,613 Views 109 Comments

Erin Darcy says the names of the children should be listed at the grave site.

# in-memory - Thursday 9 August, 2018

'There wouldn't be much to bring us out of retirement, but this definitely would'
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

'There wouldn't be much to bring us out of retirement, but this definitely would'

Aug 9th 2018, 1:14 PM 56,866 Views 25 Comments

Gary Neville visited The42 HQ to talk about next month’s Liam Miller tribute match.

# in-memory - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Pictures: New memorial marks 30 years since an IRA bomb tore Enniskillen asunder
# In Memory
# In Memory

Pictures: New memorial marks 30 years since an IRA bomb tore Enniskillen asunder

Nov 8th 2017, 10:53 PM 15,358 Views 140 Comments

The Remembrance Day bombing of 8 November 1987 claimed 11 lives, and injured 63 others.

# in-memory - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

20 years on: Family, friends and colleagues gather to remember Jerry McCabe
# Remembered
# Remembered

20 years on: Family, friends and colleagues gather to remember Jerry McCabe

Jun 7th 2016, 8:16 AM 17,462 Views 138 Comments

The detective garda was shot dead by the IRA on this day 20 years ago.

# in-memory - Thursday 28 January, 2016

It's 30 years since a space shuttle exploded on live tv while the world watched
# Challenger
# Challenger

It's 30 years since a space shuttle exploded on live tv while the world watched

Jan 28th 2016, 10:16 PM 18,705 Views 50 Comments

The Challenger disaster of 28 January 1986 killed seven astronauts, including Christa McAuliffe – the first ever teacher in space.

# in-memory - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

President Higgins will plant a tree in honour of Berkeley victims during US trip
# In Memory
# In Memory

President Higgins will plant a tree in honour of Berkeley victims during US trip

Oct 20th 2015, 7:45 AM 12,199 Views 23 Comments

Michael D is en route to the west coast of America.

# in-memory - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Ulster unveil The Nevin Spence Centre at the heart of new stadium
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Ulster unveil The Nevin Spence Centre at the heart of new stadium

Aug 27th 2015, 8:55 PM 8,482 Views 12 Comments

Almost three years on from the tragic death of the 22-year-old, his province unveiled this fitting tribute.

# in-memory - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Ten years on from 7/7 - ceremonies have been held across London as the city remembers
# In Memory
# In Memory

Ten years on from 7/7 - ceremonies have been held across London as the city remembers

Jul 7th 2015, 8:08 PM 25,819 Views 60 Comments

52 people were killed and hundreds were injured in a series of bombings aimed at London’s transport systems on 7 July, 2005.

# in-memory - Monday 9 March, 2015

Man leaves heartwarming tip in memory of his late brother's birthday
# Here's A Tip
From The Daily Edge
# Here's A Tip

Man leaves heartwarming tip in memory of his late brother's birthday

Mar 9th 2015, 9:00 PM 6,817 Views 0 Comments

This is lovely <3

# in-memory - Friday 3 October, 2014

"The Ryan Line is open": RTÉ unveils bronze tribute to Gerry Ryan
# In Memory
# In Memory

"The Ryan Line is open": RTÉ unveils bronze tribute to Gerry Ryan

Oct 3rd 2014, 5:53 PM 15,145 Views 39 Comments

The tile was laid outside the radio centre yesterday evening.

# in-memory - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Kerry and Donegal stars to play match in honour of late anti-smoking campaigner Gerry Collins
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Kerry and Donegal stars to play match in honour of late anti-smoking campaigner Gerry Collins

Sep 17th 2014, 12:04 PM 15,098 Views 7 Comments

Next Saturday’s game is in aid of Fundúireacht Páidi Ó Sé and a Donegal cancer charity.

# in-memory - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Hundreds attend vigil in remembrance of those who died in mother and baby homes
# In Memory
# In Memory

Hundreds attend vigil in remembrance of those who died in mother and baby homes

Jun 12th 2014, 8:20 AM 6,144 Views 67 Comments

Crowds marched from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs to the gates of the Dáil last night.

# in-memory - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Memorial tournament in honour of Shane Geoghegan grows every year
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Memorial tournament in honour of Shane Geoghegan grows every year

Jun 7th 2014, 11:59 AM 13,933 Views 7 Comments

Munster stars Conor Murray and Paul O’Connell have made donations to the 10-a-side competition in recent years.

# in-memory - Friday 9 May, 2014

Derry City fans have paid their respects to 'Wee Oscar' at the Brandywell
# Wee Oscar
From The42
# Wee Oscar

Derry City fans have paid their respects to 'Wee Oscar' at the Brandywell

May 9th 2014, 9:32 PM 3,365 Views 3 Comments

Supporters at the Airtricity League clash against Shamrock Rovers made a touching gesture.

Cycle Against Suicide to continue after death of marshal during the cycle on Wednesday
# In Memory
# In Memory

Cycle Against Suicide to continue after death of marshal during the cycle on Wednesday

May 9th 2014, 3:02 PM 14,266 Views 16 Comments

The cycle did not take place yesterday.

# in-memory - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Memorial for those incarcerated in Wexford Magdalene Laundry to be held tomorrow
# Magdalene Laundry
# Magdalene Laundry

Memorial for those incarcerated in Wexford Magdalene Laundry to be held tomorrow

Mar 1st 2014, 7:45 AM 8,301 Views 7 Comments

The organisers say the memorial is a time where people can reflect, lay flowers, read a poem and spend a quiet moment at the graveside.

# in-memory - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Photos: On this day in 1993 a bomb exploded at the World Trade Center New York
# In Memory
# In Memory

Photos: On this day in 1993 a bomb exploded at the World Trade Center New York

Feb 26th 2014, 10:00 AM 10,951 Views 13 Comments

A car bomb exploded underneath car park killing six people and injuring many more.

# in-memory - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Páidí Ó Sé monument to be erected in West Kerry in May 2015
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

Páidí Ó Sé monument to be erected in West Kerry in May 2015

Feb 11th 2014, 11:58 AM 2,813 Views 3 Comments

The aim is to unveil the life-size bronze monument on the day that would have been Páidí’s 60th birthday.

# in-memory - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Orphanage in Ian McKeever’s name opens in Tanzania
# In Memory
# In Memory

Orphanage in Ian McKeever’s name opens in Tanzania

Jan 4th 2014, 9:00 PM 18,221 Views 11 Comments

The late McKeever died after being struck by lightning on Kilimanjaro. His cousin, Judy McKeever, travelled to Tanzania to see his legacy.

# in-memory - Friday 6 September, 2013

A memorial day for Daniel O'Connell? Is he worthy?
# Irish History
# Irish History

A memorial day for Daniel O'Connell? Is he worthy?

Sep 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 8,146 Views 56 Comments

A UCC professor wants O’Connell honoured, stating that like Barack Obama and Martin Luther, he was a keen instigator of democracy and civil rights.

# in-memory - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Ulster Rugby name new education centre in honour of Nevin Spence
# Suftum
From The42
# Suftum

Ulster Rugby name new education centre in honour of Nevin Spence

Aug 15th 2013, 3:00 PM 6,171 Views 6 Comments

The province made the announcement today, exactly 11 months on from the tragedy on the family’s farm.

# in-memory - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Remembering the PG Tips chimp...
# In Memory
# In Memory

Remembering the PG Tips chimp...

Jul 11th 2013, 2:29 PM 9,773 Views 24 Comments

Louis, also known as 007, passed away at a British zoo this week.

# in-memory - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Snapshot: Juventus mark 28th anniversary of Heysel disaster
# Heysel
From The42
# Heysel

Snapshot: Juventus mark 28th anniversary of Heysel disaster

May 29th 2013, 1:07 PM 1,289 Views 0 Comments

39 people were killed and 600 injured on this day in 1985.

# in-memory - Saturday 3 December, 2011

In Pictures: Football pays tribute to Gary Speed
# In Memory
From The42
# In Memory

In Pictures: Football pays tribute to Gary Speed

Dec 3rd 2011, 7:00 PM 937 Views 0 Comments

A selection of the most striking images taken at league grounds across Britain on Saturday.

# in-memory - Sunday 26 June, 2011

Veronica Guerin remembered 15 years on
# Veronica Guerin
# Veronica Guerin

Veronica Guerin remembered 15 years on

Jun 26th 2011, 4:30 PM 1,741 Views 8 Comments

The crime journalist was murdered in her car 15 years ago today but her work remains relevant to this day.