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# local-heroes - Friday 18 March, 2022

Opinion: Worried about climate change? Here are some tips for helping nature in your area
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Opinion: Worried about climate change? Here are some tips for helping nature in your area

Mar 18th 2022, 8:00 PM 12,200 Views 20 Comments

Lauren Tuite is a local environmental activist – she has some tips for other budding environmentalists.

# local-heroes - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Meet the Dublin local heroes getting honoured with stunning portraits
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# In The Picture

Meet the Dublin local heroes getting honoured with stunning portraits

Nov 18th 2018, 12:15 PM 23,929 Views 9 Comments

They were commissioned by Dublin City Council Company to celebrate the people who make the capital special.

# local-heroes - Thursday 11 August, 2016

GAA Local heroes: The umpire who still keeps his eye off the ball
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From The42
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GAA Local heroes: The umpire who still keeps his eye off the ball

Aug 11th 2016, 9:18 AM 5,368 Views 1 Comment

Stevie O’Donnell umpired many big championship games and now presents sports shows on Tipperary local radio.

# local-heroes - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Tipp FM commentary captures the euphoria of Clonmel's stunning winner
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Tipp FM commentary captures the euphoria of Clonmel's stunning winner

Nov 29th 2015, 8:03 PM 16,401 Views 7 Comments

Killian Whelan and Tom McGrath called it perfectly.

# local-heroes - Sunday 17 May, 2015

It took 110 minutes and a fair whack of drama to decide today's FAI Junior Cup final
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It took 110 minutes and a fair whack of drama to decide today's FAI Junior Cup final

May 17th 2015, 9:35 PM 6,014 Views 6 Comments

Stephen O’Callaghan was Liffey Wanderers’ hero with the extra-time winner against city rivals Sheriff YC.

# local-heroes - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Which Irish paper has just been named European Newspaper of the Year?
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Which Irish paper has just been named European Newspaper of the Year?

Nov 18th 2014, 9:41 PM 33,994 Views 31 Comments

Is it your local?

# local-heroes - Friday 17 October, 2014

25 signs that you're playing for your club in a GAA county final
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25 signs that you're playing for your club in a GAA county final

Oct 17th 2014, 5:00 PM 72,331 Views 7 Comments

It’s a county final lads, will ye show a bit of pride in the parish?

# local-heroes - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Tony Browne seeks Waterford title at 41 and Clare set for club hurling showdown
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Tony Browne seeks Waterford title at 41 and Clare set for club hurling showdown

Oct 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,219 Views 4 Comments

The Banner and Deise showpieces are the big games to watch out for this weekend.

# local-heroes - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Manchester United's stars of '92 -- minus Beckham -- agree deal to buy Salford City
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Manchester United's stars of '92 -- minus Beckham -- agree deal to buy Salford City

Mar 27th 2014, 7:24 PM 11,371 Views 18 Comments

One Manchester United fans group has reacted to talk that Giggs and co want to buy out the Glazers.

# local-heroes - Monday 17 March, 2014

45 pictures that capture this season's AIB All-Ireland senior club championships
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45 pictures that capture this season's AIB All-Ireland senior club championships

Mar 17th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,253 Views 0 Comments

Portumna and St Vincent’s were crowned champions this afternoon in Croke Park.

Masterful Diarmuid Connolly the hero as St Vincent's clinch SFC club title
# Match Report
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# Match Report

Masterful Diarmuid Connolly the hero as St Vincent's clinch SFC club title

Mar 17th 2014, 5:09 PM 17,835 Views 43 Comments

The Dublin forward was too hot to handle for Castlebar Mitchels at Croke Park this afternoon.

As it happened: St Vincent's v Castlebar Mitchels, AIB All-Ireland SFC club final From The42
Live Mar 17th 2014, 3:15 PM

As it happened: St Vincent's v Castlebar Mitchels, AIB All-Ireland SFC club final

As it happened: Portumna v Mount Leinster Rangers, AIB All-Ireland SHC club final From The42
Live Mar 17th 2014, 1:15 PM

As it happened: Portumna v Mount Leinster Rangers, AIB All-Ireland SHC club final

# local-heroes - Friday 14 March, 2014

18 signs your club is in the AIB All-Ireland final on St Patrick's Day
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18 signs your club is in the AIB All-Ireland final on St Patrick's Day

Mar 14th 2014, 11:55 PM 8,858 Views 1 Comment

The highlight of the club GAA calendar is upon us.

# local-heroes - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Truagh Gaels power to famous All-Ireland win at Croker
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Truagh Gaels power to famous All-Ireland win at Croker

Feb 9th 2014, 5:36 PM 7,124 Views 1 Comment

The Monaghan outfit proved too strong for Kiltane of Mayo.

# local-heroes - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

'He never done that for the hurlers' -- The best Gaelic football match report you'll read this season
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'He never done that for the hurlers' -- The best Gaelic football match report you'll read this season

Jan 29th 2014, 1:44 PM 6,657 Views 8 Comments

“At half time there was no sign of the manager so 10 year old Danny Glennon took the reins and made a few tactical changes.”

# local-heroes - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

"The water rushes in awful fast - the kids wouldn't have been able to stand"
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# Local Heroes

"The water rushes in awful fast - the kids wouldn't have been able to stand"

Nov 13th 2013, 7:30 AM 18,222 Views 11 Comments

A Kerry fisherman who saved four children from a near-drowning incident during the July heatwave is among the recipients of this year’s national awards for lifesavers.

# local-heroes - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Goal of the season contender from FAI Intermediate Cup clash
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Goal of the season contender from FAI Intermediate Cup clash

Nov 6th 2013, 1:21 PM 4,554 Views 4 Comments

Glebe North’s Stephen Nolan shows some serious tekkers.

# local-heroes - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Here’s the round-up of today’s GAA club hurling action
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From The42
# GAA

Here’s the round-up of today’s GAA club hurling action

Sep 29th 2013, 5:40 PM 3,565 Views 4 Comments

It’s a busy day of hurling around the country.

# local-heroes - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Club call: Dunloy rue missed chance as Loughgiel retain Antrim title
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Club call: Dunloy rue missed chance as Loughgiel retain Antrim title

Sep 30th 2012, 12:42 PM 580 Views 0 Comments

Cuala booked their place in the Dublin hurling decider against Kilmacud Crokes meanwhile.

# local-heroes - Monday 13 August, 2012

Usain Bolt tells Donegal radio station: 'Yes, I'd like to try Long Jump'
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# Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt tells Donegal radio station: 'Yes, I'd like to try Long Jump'

Aug 13th 2012, 8:17 AM 11,287 Views 19 Comments

The Donegal-managed sprinter also tells Highland Radio that he’d love to visit Ireland whenever his schedule allows.

# local-heroes - Friday 1 June, 2012

It's Friday, so here are all of your Airtricity League Premier Division previews
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It's Friday, so here are all of your Airtricity League Premier Division previews

Jun 1st 2012, 10:15 AM 200 Views 0 Comments

The Louth derby is on the tellybox and there’s five other Premier Division games to choose from on a busy night.

# local-heroes - Monday 13 February, 2012

From Russia with love: Moscow men join Limerick FC on trial
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From Russia with love: Moscow men join Limerick FC on trial

Feb 13th 2012, 1:00 PM 1,041 Views 0 Comments

Czech midfielder Lubos Kalouda and Polish striker Dawid Janczyk have joined Limerick FC on trial from CSKA Moscow.

# local-heroes - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Watch: Croke Park set for All-Ireland club deciders
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Watch: Croke Park set for All-Ireland club deciders

Feb 9th 2012, 4:23 PM 492 Views 0 Comments

It’s a big weekend at HQ with eight counties represented in four national deciders.

# local-heroes - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

'We'd play them on a halting site' - Na Piarsaighs ready to roll in All-Ireland semi
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'We'd play them on a halting site' - Na Piarsaighs ready to roll in All-Ireland semi

Feb 8th 2012, 8:09 AM 826 Views 0 Comments

Skipper Kieran Bermingham says the Limerick outfit are looking forward to their showdown with Loughgiel Shamrocks.

# local-heroes - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Drogheda rolls out free wi-fi across town in regeneration drive
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Drogheda rolls out free wi-fi across town in regeneration drive

Nov 29th 2011, 9:56 AM 4,351 Views 32 Comments

The town centre will be among the first in Ireland to offer blanket wireless access, aiming to tap into the ‘smart economy’.

# local-heroes - Monday 28 November, 2011

Here's everything you need to know about yesterday's Club Championship action
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Here's everything you need to know about yesterday's Club Championship action

Nov 28th 2011, 10:07 AM 553 Views 0 Comments

Three provincial titles were up for grabs yesterday. Here’s your round-up of the afternoon’s winners and losers.

# local-heroes - Monday 7 November, 2011

Here's everything you need to know about yesterday's Club Championship action
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Here's everything you need to know about yesterday's Club Championship action

Nov 7th 2011, 11:43 AM 716 Views 0 Comments

With a host of provincial ties and three county titles up for decision, it was another busy weekend of club football and hurling. Here’s the scoop.

# local-heroes - Friday 28 October, 2011

Q&A: Everything you need to know about Airtricity League final weekend
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Q&A: Everything you need to know about Airtricity League final weekend

Oct 28th 2011, 4:53 PM 321 Views 0 Comments

As the domestic leagues draw to a close, here are some briefing notes that you can use to wow your barstooler buddies.

# local-heroes - Monday 24 October, 2011

Local heroes: here's what happened in yesterday's county finals
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From The42
# Wet'n'Wild

Local heroes: here's what happened in yesterday's county finals

Oct 24th 2011, 10:34 AM 553 Views 0 Comments

It was a another busy Sunday around the country. Despite the weather.

# local-heroes - Monday 17 October, 2011

Here's what happened in the county finals around the country this weekend...
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From The42
# Local Heroes

Here's what happened in the county finals around the country this weekend...

Oct 17th 2011, 1:02 PM 860 Views 0 Comments

It was another busy weekend of GAA action with plenty of silverware on offer.

# local-heroes - Monday 10 October, 2011

Local heroes: everything you need to know about yesterday's county finals
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Local heroes: everything you need to know about yesterday's county finals

Oct 10th 2011, 12:01 PM 830 Views 0 Comments

Another ten county titles were dished out on a busy day of GAA action yesterday. Here’s your round-up of all the winners and losers.

# local-heroes - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

WATCH: Home thoughts for intercounty stars ahead of club assignments
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From The42
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WATCH: Home thoughts for intercounty stars ahead of club assignments

Oct 5th 2011, 1:25 PM 297 Views 0 Comments

Brian Hogan, Kevin Nolan, Lar Corbett and Colm Cooper all lined out in Templeogue this week ahead of the AIB GAA Club Championships.

# local-heroes - Monday 25 July, 2011

Bar stool: the main talking points from this weekend’s Airtricity League action
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Bar stool: the main talking points from this weekend’s Airtricity League action

Jul 25th 2011, 3:31 PM 217 Views 0 Comments

On a weekend when Shamrock Rovers weren’t in action, Sligo, Pat’s and Derry couldn’t push home their advantage, writes Alan Smith.

# local-heroes - Friday 15 July, 2011

Five things to look out for in the Airtricity League this weekend ...
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Five things to look out for in the Airtricity League this weekend ...

Jul 15th 2011, 3:57 PM 212 Views 1 Comment

We look ahead to another busy weekend of domestic football action.

# local-heroes - Friday 8 July, 2011

Five things to look out for in the Airtricity League this weekend ...
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From The42
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Five things to look out for in the Airtricity League this weekend ...

Jul 8th 2011, 1:31 PM 258 Views 1 Comment

Alan Smith is back with his preview of the weekend’s domestic action.

# local-heroes - Friday 17 June, 2011

What to look out for this weekend in the League of Ireland
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From The42
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What to look out for this weekend in the League of Ireland

Jun 17th 2011, 1:26 PM 182 Views 0 Comments

We offer our weekly guide of the five main talking points ahead of the upcoming LOI fixtures.

# local-heroes - Monday 23 May, 2011

Five things we learned from the Airtricity League this weekend
# Home Thoughts
From The42
# Home Thoughts

Five things we learned from the Airtricity League this weekend

May 23rd 2011, 1:05 PM 244 Views 0 Comments

Shamrock Rovers were the big winners after another round of League of Ireland matches.

# local-heroes - Monday 16 May, 2011

League of Ireland: Five things we learned this weekend
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League of Ireland: Five things we learned this weekend

May 16th 2011, 10:04 AM 212 Views 0 Comments

The Hoops took the first silverware on offer with a good Saturday night in Tallaght.

# local-heroes - Friday 13 May, 2011

League of Ireland preview: What to watch out for this weekend...
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League of Ireland preview: What to watch out for this weekend...

May 13th 2011, 9:56 AM 223 Views 0 Comments

The first piece of silverware is on offer in Tallaght and two old foes meet in a top-of-the-table clash, off-Broadway, in the First Division.

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