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# initiative - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Dog fouling drops over 50% in Galway after spray paint trial
# Dog Fouling
# Dog Fouling

Dog fouling drops over 50% in Galway after spray paint trial

Aug 19th 2021, 9:59 AM 77,492 Views 26 Comments

Volunteers sprayed dog excrement in pink paint to highlight the issue.

# initiative - Friday 1 January, 2021

The Irishman aiming to help combat football’s dementia crisis
# Initiative
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# Initiative

The Irishman aiming to help combat football’s dementia crisis

Jan 1st 2021, 8:00 AM 28,464 Views 2 Comments

Former League of Ireland footballer Mark Herrick is the co-founder of Headrite Sports.

# initiative - Monday 15 June, 2020

Bohemians donate jersey profits to advocacy group calling for end to Direct Provision
# Initiative
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# Initiative

Bohemians donate jersey profits to advocacy group calling for end to Direct Provision

Jun 15th 2020, 11:01 AM 3,892 Views 10 Comments

The initiative runs until Thursday, 18 June.

# initiative - Friday 27 December, 2019

Paul Pogba launches own anti-racism protest
# Initiative
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# Initiative

Paul Pogba launches own anti-racism protest

Dec 27th 2019, 8:07 PM 9,115 Views 7 Comments

The France international was subjected to abuse on social media at the start of the season.

# initiative - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

French rugby set to trial revolutionary tackle law changes
# Initiative
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# Initiative

French rugby set to trial revolutionary tackle law changes

Mar 19th 2019, 10:41 PM 11,199 Views 16 Comments

World Rugby chief executive officer Brett Gosper says outcomes could be released in 12 months’ time.

# initiative - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Teenager Sancho saluted for realising his talent would be wasted at Man City
# Initiative
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# Initiative

Teenager Sancho saluted for realising his talent would be wasted at Man City

Oct 13th 2018, 3:23 PM 8,235 Views 1 Comment

The talented youngster took the brave decision to head for Germany in 2017.

# initiative - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Here's how banks plan to 'rebuild trust' after the tracker mortgage scandal
# Banking Standards Board
# Banking Standards Board

Here's how banks plan to 'rebuild trust' after the tracker mortgage scandal

Dec 31st 2017, 1:41 PM 22,461 Views 83 Comments

The initiative has been welcomed by Minister Paschal Donohoe today.

# initiative - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Man United to aid football development in Saudi Arabia
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

Man United to aid football development in Saudi Arabia

Oct 19th 2017, 8:43 PM 4,930 Views 30 Comments

The Red Devils will lend business and sporting expertise to clubs and sporting organisations in the country.

# initiative - Friday 15 September, 2017

Shamrock Rovers receive €180,000 support from FAI for new academy
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

Shamrock Rovers receive €180,000 support from FAI for new academy

Sep 15th 2017, 2:12 PM 4,132 Views 17 Comments

The Football Association of Ireland has approved funding for the initiative.

# initiative - Monday 3 July, 2017

One of Dublin's most famous schoolboy clubs to be part of new U15 National League
# Initiative
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# Initiative

One of Dublin's most famous schoolboy clubs to be part of new U15 National League

Jul 3rd 2017, 2:08 PM 9,502 Views 8 Comments

St Kevin’s Boys will be one of the 24 sides competing in a shortened season set to begin in August.

# initiative - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Introducing Kickabout, the new app aiming to change the way 5-a-side football is organised
# Innovation
From The42
# Innovation

Introducing Kickabout, the new app aiming to change the way 5-a-side football is organised

Jan 14th 2017, 9:00 AM 10,935 Views 6 Comments

Gary O’Toole chats to The42 about his acclaimed initiative.

# initiative - Monday 10 October, 2016

History made in Italy as Serie B ref awards first-ever green card
# Initiative
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# Initiative

History made in Italy as Serie B ref awards first-ever green card

Oct 10th 2016, 1:24 PM 18,815 Views 9 Comments

Officials for the Italian second tier announced at the beginning of the season that the player shown the most cards for fair play will receive an award

# initiative - Monday 9 February, 2015

Want to go for some afternoon tea at the Shelbourne FC?
# Shindig
From The42
# Shindig

Want to go for some afternoon tea at the Shelbourne FC?

Feb 9th 2015, 8:38 PM 4,865 Views 1 Comment

The club say “everyone is welcome” to their tea party with a twist.

# initiative - Monday 19 January, 2015

Are the British and Irish armies teaming up?
# Joint Initiative
# Joint Initiative

Are the British and Irish armies teaming up?

Jan 19th 2015, 1:12 PM 20,599 Views 99 Comments

A new agreement aims to bring about greater cooperation between the two armies.

# initiative - Monday 12 January, 2015

After 29 deaths by suicide, Samaritan signs are going up at all railway station platforms
# Suicide Prevention
# Suicide Prevention

After 29 deaths by suicide, Samaritan signs are going up at all railway station platforms

Jan 12th 2015, 10:04 AM 6,501 Views 14 Comments

It’s hoped the signs will encourage people to seek help from the Samaritans if they need someone to talk to.

# initiative - Friday 19 December, 2014

Should football follow ice hockey's example by naming and shaming divers?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Should football follow ice hockey's example by naming and shaming divers?

Dec 19th 2014, 2:01 PM 2,042 Views 4 Comments

The NHL in America has brought in new anti-diving legislation in an attempt to address the issue.

# initiative - Monday 8 December, 2014

Here's how one GAA club is promoting health and mental wellbeing
# Initiative
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# Initiative

Here's how one GAA club is promoting health and mental wellbeing

Dec 8th 2014, 7:47 PM 5,606 Views 2 Comments

18 clubs, including Castleblayney Faughs, currently participate in the GAA Healthy Club Project.

# initiative - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Football can provide an escape for kids growing up in parts of the world ravaged by war and poverty
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

Football can provide an escape for kids growing up in parts of the world ravaged by war and poverty

Nov 2nd 2014, 10:00 AM 7,051 Views 10 Comments

Former Irish football manager Brian Kerr is hoping Irish people get behind the Gaza Kids to Ireland project

# initiative - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

7-year olds in Gaza have suffered three wars and yet they're still trying to play football
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

7-year olds in Gaza have suffered three wars and yet they're still trying to play football

Oct 29th 2014, 3:10 PM 6,646 Views 34 Comments

Brian Kerr and Trevor Hogan have launched a new initiative to bring children from Gaza to Ireland to play football.

# initiative - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

UCD ladies team set to compete in Asian GAA tournament
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

UCD ladies team set to compete in Asian GAA tournament

Sep 10th 2014, 11:33 AM 3,608 Views 2 Comments

The event is a nine-a-side competition covering 200 matches, run over two days.

# initiative - Monday 11 November, 2013

Students encouraged to get talking about mental health
# USI
# USI

Students encouraged to get talking about mental health

Nov 11th 2013, 4:59 PM 7,554 Views 15 Comments

College can be fun – but it can also be stressful, so students are being encouraged to prioritise their mental wellbeing.

# initiative - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Irish Banking Federation agrees new initiative to help distressed borrowers
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Irish Banking Federation agrees new initiative to help distressed borrowers

Jan 31st 2013, 8:07 AM 5,530 Views 50 Comments

The new initiative is designed to help people struggling with their debt to stay in their homes.

# initiative - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Radical initiative see charities leasing flats for homeless in Cork
# Homeless
# Homeless

Radical initiative see charities leasing flats for homeless in Cork

Dec 18th 2012, 7:25 AM 6,451 Views 31 Comments

The plan will enable people to move on from homelessness to suitable and affordable housing – as well as ensuring others will not have to sleep on the streets.

# initiative - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

FAI launch €99 student season ticket scheme
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

FAI launch €99 student season ticket scheme

Sep 27th 2011, 2:09 PM 658 Views 0 Comments

The organisation are offering a season ticket for games including a number of Ireland matches and the FAI Ford Cup Final.