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#Local Hero

# local-hero - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Dream debut for teenager, as Newcastle heap misery on Man United
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Dream debut for teenager, as Newcastle heap misery on Man United

Oct 6th 2019, 6:26 PM 34,466 Views 99 Comments

Matty Longstaff’s goal ensured a memorable day for the Magpies.

# local-hero - Sunday 18 August, 2019

'My second oldest brother was a Rovers fanatic... All I could see were the tears running down his face'
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'My second oldest brother was a Rovers fanatic... All I could see were the tears running down his face'

Aug 18th 2019, 9:30 PM 28,569 Views 14 Comments

John Coady on fulfilling a boyhood dream and a difficult period at Chelsea.

# local-hero - Thursday 8 August, 2019

'I'm coming home' - Andy Carroll returns to Newcastle after 8-year absence
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'I'm coming home' - Andy Carroll returns to Newcastle after 8-year absence

Aug 8th 2019, 5:35 PM 9,441 Views 12 Comments

The striker, a free agent after his release by West Ham, has returned to Tyneside after eight years away from the club

# local-hero - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Frampton announces Belfast bout as he bids to get back on track following first career defeat
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Frampton announces Belfast bout as he bids to get back on track following first career defeat

Jun 7th 2017, 3:52 PM 4,555 Views 1 Comment

‘The Jackal’ will fight in his home city on 29 July.

Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender
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Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender

Jun 7th 2017, 12:07 PM 10,838 Views 8 Comments

John Caulfield makes preparations as Kevin O’Connor and Ryan Delaney could depart Turners Cross this season.

# local-hero - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Henshaw the pride of Connacht after dominant pair of Six Nations starts
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Henshaw the pride of Connacht after dominant pair of Six Nations starts

Feb 18th 2015, 3:44 PM 6,092 Views 10 Comments

The province’s head coach, Pat Lam, shared his joy at seeing the centre shine for Joe Schmidt’s Ireland.

# local-hero - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Snapshot - Sean O'Brien's old school claim Leinster rugby title
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Snapshot - Sean O'Brien's old school claim Leinster rugby title

Jan 15th 2014, 10:51 PM 6,773 Views 3 Comments

Tullow CS defeated Ardee CS today 48-0 in the Leinster Rugby Senior Development Cup final.

# local-hero - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

The text that sums up everything we love about junior football
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The text that sums up everything we love about junior football

May 21st 2013, 9:20 PM 7,680 Views 1 Comment

Whatever you say gaffer.

# local-hero - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Snapshot: Oldham fan Paul Scholes is at Goodison Park for Latics' cup replay
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Snapshot: Oldham fan Paul Scholes is at Goodison Park for Latics' cup replay

Feb 26th 2013, 7:58 PM 2,056 Views 1 Comment

The Old Trafford favourite is hoping for an upset.

# local-hero - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Local hero: Donegal teen jumps 40ft in pitch dark to save two from river
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Local hero: Donegal teen jumps 40ft in pitch dark to save two from river

Jun 14th 2012, 8:24 PM 10,353 Views 37 Comments

Jason McClay jumped off a 40-foot ravine into a pitch dark river to save two people from the water after a car had left the road.

# local-hero - Friday 13 April, 2012

Mayor of Newark rescues woman from burning building
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Mayor of Newark rescues woman from burning building

Apr 13th 2012, 10:45 AM 3,079 Views 9 Comments

Meet Cory Booker. Now THAT’S what we call a local politician.

# local-hero - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Quigley enlists with Sligo's Red army
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Quigley enlists with Sligo's Red army

Dec 14th 2011, 2:20 PM 321 Views 0 Comments

Sligo Rovers confirmed the signing of Dundalk striker Mark Quigley this afternoon.

# local-hero - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Bringing it all back home: Iniesta becomes Albacete's biggest shareholder
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Bringing it all back home: Iniesta becomes Albacete's biggest shareholder

Dec 6th 2011, 4:42 PM 1,179 Views 1 Comment

Don’t be fooled by the rocks that he’s got, he’s still Andres from the block…

# local-hero - Friday 2 December, 2011

Home and away: It's Kennelly versus Galvin in local showdown... maybe
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Home and away: It's Kennelly versus Galvin in local showdown... maybe

Dec 2nd 2011, 12:10 PM 548 Views 0 Comments

Former AFL star Tadhg Kennelly is on his way back to Kerry and may feature in championship game this weekend.

# local-hero - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins
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Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins

Nov 2nd 2011, 5:14 PM 1,233 Views 3 Comments

The President-elect and his wife will be among the crowd for the Airtricity League promotion/relegation play-off second leg on Friday.