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Real Madrid send Sunderland winger Duncan Watmore a surprise letter after latest nightmare
# Kind Gesture
From The42
# Kind Gesture

Real Madrid send Sunderland winger Duncan Watmore a surprise letter after latest nightmare

Dec 5th 2017, 5:09 PM 15,687 Views 6 Comments

The Black Cats player is on the long road back to full fitness after rupturing his ACL for a second time.

IRFU CEO expresses concerns with South Africa's World Cup bid in strongly-worded letter
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

IRFU CEO expresses concerns with South Africa's World Cup bid in strongly-worded letter

Nov 8th 2017, 12:26 PM 26,019 Views 87 Comments

Philip Browne criticised a recent evaluation report on how it scored the country under categories such as ‘stadia’ and ‘security’.

Ryanair pilot criticises negotiations in letter to Michael O'Leary
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

Ryanair pilot criticises negotiations in letter to Michael O'Leary

Oct 12th 2017, 5:14 PM 19,258 Views 28 Comments

Dublin-based Captain Imelda Comer hand delivered the letter to Ryanair management yesterday.

Roger Goodell letter to teams and players says NFL has a plan to end anthem protests
# Plan
From The42
# Plan

Roger Goodell letter to teams and players says NFL has a plan to end anthem protests

Oct 10th 2017, 11:31 PM 4,641 Views 3 Comments

ESPN’s Adam Schefter has obtained a letter sent to all 32 sides.

Alleged Kardashian robbery suspect writes apology letter from prison
# Paris
# Paris

Alleged Kardashian robbery suspect writes apology letter from prison

Sep 29th 2017, 7:13 AM 13,720 Views 20 Comments

Kardashian was tied up and held at gunpoint during the October 2016 jewellry robbery.

Mary Lou keeps her promise to write a letter to Varadkar
# Letter
# Letter

Mary Lou keeps her promise to write a letter to Varadkar

Sep 28th 2017, 6:36 PM 30,082 Views 120 Comments

The pair had clashed over the government’s commitment to the North.

Arlene Foster's letter to Scottish government about same-sex marriage released
# DUP
# DUP

Arlene Foster's letter to Scottish government about same-sex marriage released

Jun 21st 2017, 12:45 PM 42,486 Views 69 Comments

Last week Foster said she had no recollection of the letter.

Police want to know who wrote them anonymous letter with 'vital information' on murder of prominent loyalist
# George Gilmore
# George Gilmore

Police want to know who wrote them anonymous letter with 'vital information' on murder of prominent loyalist

Jun 12th 2017, 4:08 PM 17,789 Views 0 Comments

44-year-old George Gilmore was gunned down in broad daylight in Carrickfergus in March.

This letter had a euro attached in place of a stamp, but An Post delivered it anyway
# Stamp Duty
From The Daily Edge
# Stamp Duty

This letter had a euro attached in place of a stamp, but An Post delivered it anyway

May 6th 2017, 2:00 PM 8,784 Views 1 Comment

Hey, when you’re stuck, you’re stuck.

Simon Coveney says water committee seems to be moving in 'extremely worrying' direction
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Simon Coveney says water committee seems to be moving in 'extremely worrying' direction

Apr 7th 2017, 8:02 AM 16,279 Views 128 Comments

The minister has said some of the wording agreed by the committee is “deeply ambiguous” and at odds with the EU.

Here's exactly what the Attorney General said before Donald Trump fired her
# Letter To Lawyers
# Letter To Lawyers

Here's exactly what the Attorney General said before Donald Trump fired her

Jan 31st 2017, 10:29 AM 44,395 Views 93 Comments

“I am responsible for ensuring the positions we take in court remain consistent with the institution’s solemn obligation to always seek justice and stand for what is right.”

1984: Letters from UK praise Irish people for their 'warm humanity' and generosity after Band Aid
# State Papers
# State Papers

1984: Letters from UK praise Irish people for their 'warm humanity' and generosity after Band Aid

Dec 31st 2016, 10:15 PM 17,797 Views 34 Comments

One woman in England said it was a shame that FitzGerald was not their Prime Minister.

An eight-year-old wrote to Santa asking for €100 to give to the homeless
# Caring
# Caring

An eight-year-old wrote to Santa asking for €100 to give to the homeless

Dec 15th 2016, 9:12 PM 12,492 Views 39 Comments

He also asked for Pokemon cards.

The difficulties of being 13, homeless and having nowhere to do your homework
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

The difficulties of being 13, homeless and having nowhere to do your homework

Dec 15th 2016, 6:10 AM 13,810 Views 58 Comments

A letter to homeless services provides a stark insight into the many problems facing homeless families.

Burton outraged at letter to TDs claiming children adopted by same-sex couples are more likely to be abused
# Adoption
# Adoption

Burton outraged at letter to TDs claiming children adopted by same-sex couples are more likely to be abused

Nov 30th 2016, 7:30 PM 18,938 Views 173 Comments

Former Tánaiste said she found the letter “needlessly offensive” to adopted people and gay people.

Evan Rachel Wood discusses impact of being raped in powerful letter
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Evan Rachel Wood discusses impact of being raped in powerful letter

Nov 29th 2016, 5:44 PM 30,685 Views 31 Comments

The Westworld actor said she was raped twice – once by a partner and once by a bar owner.

A kind girl used Google Translate to invite her lonely new classmate to lunch
# Act Of Kindness
From The Daily Edge
# Act Of Kindness

A kind girl used Google Translate to invite her lonely new classmate to lunch

Nov 9th 2016, 8:51 PM 16,489 Views 3 Comments

The language barrier didn’t stop her being a friend.

An Post just delivered this letter with a hand-drawn map instead of an address to Wexford
# Hook Line And Sinker
From The Daily Edge
# Hook Line And Sinker

An Post just delivered this letter with a hand-drawn map instead of an address to Wexford

Oct 5th 2016, 5:56 PM 12,140 Views 3 Comments

Move over, Iceland.

An Post did a stellar job of delivering this letter to Annalise Murphy
# Limited Info
From The42
# Limited Info

An Post did a stellar job of delivering this letter to Annalise Murphy

Aug 25th 2016, 11:34 AM 15,983 Views 2 Comments

Hats off to the postie.

An Post did a stellar job of delivering this letter to Annalise Murphy
# Limited Info
From The Daily Edge
# Limited Info

An Post did a stellar job of delivering this letter to Annalise Murphy

Aug 25th 2016, 11:24 AM 8,615 Views 2 Comments

Hats off to the postie.

These parents received a totally legit letter from their son's 'teacher'
# I Am The Techer
From The Daily Edge
# I Am The Techer

These parents received a totally legit letter from their son's 'teacher'

Jun 21st 2016, 10:00 PM 9,109 Views 1 Comment

Nothing suspicious about it.

Joe Biden writes open letter to Stanford rape victim
# Brock Turner
# Brock Turner

Joe Biden writes open letter to Stanford rape victim

Jun 10th 2016, 7:33 AM 26,328 Views 28 Comments

“You are a warrior – with a solid steel spine.”

This little girl wrote her big sister the harshest letter for eating all the food
# Little Sister
From The Daily Edge
# Little Sister

This little girl wrote her big sister the harshest letter for eating all the food

Apr 5th 2016, 12:08 PM 7,539 Views 0 Comments

OUCH.

Irish Rail workers are asking for pay increases of up to 25%
# Pay Dispute
# Pay Dispute

Irish Rail workers are asking for pay increases of up to 25%

Mar 18th 2016, 3:28 PM 22,726 Views 178 Comments

A union letter said that industry norms in public transport had been “brought into sharp focus” in recent weeks.

A letter a Frenchman sent to his mother in 1870 has turned up in Australia
# Return To Sender
# Return To Sender

A letter a Frenchman sent to his mother in 1870 has turned up in Australia

Feb 16th 2016, 9:52 AM 17,941 Views 7 Comments

Balloon mail was the only way communications from Paris could reach the rest of France during the Prussian siege.

An Antrim primary school sent this lovely letter to its students with their exam results
# Uplifting
From The Daily Edge
# Uplifting

An Antrim primary school sent this lovely letter to its students with their exam results

Feb 2nd 2016, 11:10 AM 5,671 Views 2 Comments

We could’ve done with this…

Alan Rickman's letter of advice to his 16-year-old self is excellent
# Dear Me
From The Daily Edge
# Dear Me

Alan Rickman's letter of advice to his 16-year-old self is excellent

Jan 15th 2016, 8:10 PM 10,672 Views 0 Comments

Ah <3

This Santa letter was found stuffed up a chimney, 60 years after it was written
# Dear Father Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Dear Father Christmas

This Santa letter was found stuffed up a chimney, 60 years after it was written

Dec 11th 2015, 8:00 PM 7,138 Views 4 Comments

“Please can you send me a Rupert annual…”

A controversial Dublin café is at it again after publishing CCTV footage of a customer
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

A controversial Dublin café is at it again after publishing CCTV footage of a customer

Dec 7th 2015, 12:55 PM 78,776 Views 71 Comments

The White Moose Café has been no stranger to controversy in recent months.

This little Cavan legend applied for a job on the Toy Show, and landed it From The Daily Edge

This little Cavan legend applied for a job on the Toy Show, and landed it

Nov 25th 2015, 12:17 PM 5,963 Views 0 Comments

Charlie might just be the Toy Show’s biggest fan.

This woman’s letter about how sewing is dangerous on trains has become a gas meme
# Sarcy
From The Daily Edge
# Sarcy

This woman’s letter about how sewing is dangerous on trains has become a gas meme

Nov 23rd 2015, 3:54 PM 5,739 Views 1 Comment

People have been taking the absolute piss, of course.

Everyone's talking about this *intense* open letter in today's Guardian
# Text Me Back
From The Daily Edge
# Text Me Back

Everyone's talking about this *intense* open letter in today's Guardian

Nov 21st 2015, 2:05 PM 12,541 Views 3 Comments

“My dear godson, I’ve decided that I should end all ties with you.”

This is the letter a doctor wrote after a couple in their 90s spent hours on a trolley
# Tallaght Hospital
# Tallaght Hospital

This is the letter a doctor wrote after a couple in their 90s spent hours on a trolley

Nov 4th 2015, 11:29 PM 49,334 Views 71 Comments

It has sparked outrage today.

Fine Gael councillor says drowned Syrian 3-year-old and family "were not fleeing for their lives"
# Aylan Kurdi
# Aylan Kurdi

Fine Gael councillor says drowned Syrian 3-year-old and family "were not fleeing for their lives"

Sep 15th 2015, 11:35 AM 40,107 Views 143 Comments

Former mayor of Naas Darren Scully made the statement in a letter to the Sunday Times. Scully was forced to resign as mayor after being caught up in a racism row in 2011.

'Life as I knew it is falling apart': Woman shares beautiful letter after her dad's death
# Miss You
# Miss You

'Life as I knew it is falling apart': Woman shares beautiful letter after her dad's death

Aug 24th 2015, 7:46 PM 32,107 Views 26 Comments

LC lost both her parents to cancer.

'You will get a bullet before long you gay b*****d' - TD reports sinister death threat to gardaí
# Death Threat
# Death Threat

'You will get a bullet before long you gay b*****d' - TD reports sinister death threat to gardaí

Jul 27th 2015, 1:51 PM 37,194 Views 87 Comments

The letter was hand delivered to Frank Feighan’s Boyle constituency office.

The resignation letter of one of football's greatest managers has been revealed
# History
From The42
# History

The resignation letter of one of football's greatest managers has been revealed

Jul 27th 2015, 11:59 AM 11,293 Views 2 Comments

Bill Shankly won on three First Division titles and two FA Cups with Liverpool.

This genius Donegal postman actually managed to deliver this letter
# Delivered
From The Daily Edge
# Delivered

This genius Donegal postman actually managed to deliver this letter

Jul 16th 2015, 6:00 PM 23,002 Views 6 Comments

It was addressed to ‘Your man Henderson” along with other, eh, details.

This woman wrote a superb response to a Tinder date who said he'd marry her if she was slimmer From The Daily Edge

This woman wrote a superb response to a Tinder date who said he'd marry her if she was slimmer

Jul 7th 2015, 8:29 AM 21,383 Views 9 Comments

*applause*

A boy wrote to a supermarket about the 'secret ingredient' in shampoo and got the best response
# Secret Ingredient
From The Daily Edge
# Secret Ingredient

A boy wrote to a supermarket about the 'secret ingredient' in shampoo and got the best response

Jul 7th 2015, 7:31 AM 6,766 Views 1 Comment

“Your daddy was just kidding you.”