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South Africans honour “giant of history”, Madiba
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africans honour “giant of history”, Madiba

Dec 10th 2013, 11:11 PM 9,518 Views 23 Comments

The life of the Father of the Nation was remembered by a crowd including almost 100 dignitaries in Johannesburg today.

Permission refused for Garden of Remembrance memorial to abuse victims
# Memorial
# Memorial

Permission refused for Garden of Remembrance memorial to abuse victims

Nov 27th 2013, 12:51 PM 6,080 Views 24 Comments

There were plans in place to have ‘Journey of Light’ erected by 2014.

Bethany survivors to fund €6000 memorial themselves
# Bethany
# Bethany

Bethany survivors to fund €6000 memorial themselves

Nov 3rd 2013, 8:45 AM 6,037 Views 7 Comments

Correspondence about a memorial has been sent to Minister Shatter, who is said to be considering the information.

Irish girl dies after being hit by a car in New York
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Irish girl dies after being hit by a car in New York

Oct 14th 2013, 8:35 AM 20,039 Views 11 Comments

Kalie Gill had only recently moved back to New York with her parents.

Memorial service for Peggy Mangan held over the weekend
# RIP
# RIP

Memorial service for Peggy Mangan held over the weekend

Oct 7th 2013, 8:58 AM 4,967 Views 7 Comments

The family hopes to set up a foundation in her name to help fund services for missing people and their families.

Trust seeking designs for Glasnevin’s 1916 memorial
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Trust seeking designs for Glasnevin’s 1916 memorial

Sep 30th 2013, 4:15 PM 6,674 Views 18 Comments

232 people were buried in a mass grave after the Easter Rising, now a chapel is being planned for that site.

The coolest workplace memorial you'll see today
# Foreign Currency
# Foreign Currency

The coolest workplace memorial you'll see today

Sep 25th 2013, 10:00 PM 22,303 Views 16 Comments

When a popular member of staff at Blanchardstown Hospital passed away two years ago, his workmates knew how to pay tribute.

Tributes paid to Jill Meagher one year on
# Jill Meagher
# Jill Meagher

Tributes paid to Jill Meagher one year on

Sep 23rd 2013, 8:30 AM 4,585 Views 10 Comments

Melbourne residents have planned a peace march to honour the Irish woman on 29 September.

Defence Forces unveils memorial to Michael Collins
# In Remembrance
# In Remembrance

Defence Forces unveils memorial to Michael Collins

Aug 22nd 2013, 2:40 PM 13,360 Views 98 Comments

On the anniversary of his death, Collins’ grand-niece unveiled the memorial and placed a wreath.

Disability access for Garden of Remembrance to be addressed
# Dublin
# Dublin

Disability access for Garden of Remembrance to be addressed

Aug 10th 2013, 3:00 PM 5,782 Views 16 Comments

A decision on a proposed Journey of Light memorial could pave the way for a universally accessible Garden of Remembrance.

Kuchar grabs Memorial lead, McIlroy 14 strokes back
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

Kuchar grabs Memorial lead, McIlroy 14 strokes back

Jun 2nd 2013, 10:20 AM 926 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Tiger Woods struggled to a 79 to stand 16 strokes off the pace.

Memorial for Irish war heroes erected in South Korea
# Heroes
# Heroes

Memorial for Irish war heroes erected in South Korea

Apr 25th 2013, 8:19 PM 11,582 Views 34 Comments

The monument honours “all those of Irish birth and heritage who fought and died in the service of the United Nations and those civilians of Irish birth and heritage who died side by side with the Korean people 1950-1953″.

Column: I’ll never forget the moment I heard the news of the explosions in my hometown
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I’ll never forget the moment I heard the news of the explosions in my hometown

Apr 21st 2013, 8:15 AM 260 Views 7 Comments

Boston native, Larry Donnelly reflects on the the horrific events that happened at the Boston Marathon this week, saying he’s been heartened by the expressions of solidarity from countless Irish people who have such a special affinity with the most Irish city in the US.

Magdalene women remembered in vigils in Dublin and Galway
# Magdalenes
# Magdalenes

Magdalene women remembered in vigils in Dublin and Galway

Mar 3rd 2013, 7:42 PM 5,658 Views 4 Comments

Flowers were laid at the graves and tributes to the women were read out by representatives from various groups.

Remembering the 'silent teachers', those who gave their bodies to science
# Memorial
# Memorial

Remembering the 'silent teachers', those who gave their bodies to science

Mar 3rd 2013, 8:30 AM 14,323 Views 42 Comments

“She might be gone but think of all the good she will still do” – Gretta Farrell remembers her mother Teresa.

Bethany Home survivors: "They will have to realise we are not going away"
# Bethany Home
# Bethany Home

Bethany Home survivors: "They will have to realise we are not going away"

Feb 23rd 2013, 7:15 AM 4,328 Views 7 Comments

The group representing the survivors said that they will continue to push for redress and a memorial to children at the home buried in unmarked graves.

Family of royal hoax call nurse pay tribute after memorial mass
# Hoax Call
# Hoax Call

Family of royal hoax call nurse pay tribute after memorial mass

Dec 15th 2012, 12:52 PM 9,008 Views 12 Comments

Jacintha Saldanha’s daughter said the family is “shattered” by the loss and the family home is like “an empty dwelling” without her mother.

Singapore's largest newspaper to introduce pet obituaries
# AUF WIEDERSEHEN PET
# AUF WIEDERSEHEN PET

Singapore's largest newspaper to introduce pet obituaries

Dec 11th 2012, 11:30 AM 3,463 Views 17 Comments

Residents in Singapore generally have large disposable incomes and fewer children.

Man arrested for posting photo of burning poppy on Facebook
# Poppycock
# Poppycock

Man arrested for posting photo of burning poppy on Facebook

Nov 12th 2012, 11:06 AM 11,296 Views 151 Comments

The 19-year-old is due to be questioned by police in England today about the photograph of the burning poppy, which was reportedly accompanied by an offensive comment.

Ulster service to celebrate life of 'talented and committed' Nevin Spence
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Ulster service to celebrate life of 'talented and committed' Nevin Spence

Sep 22nd 2012, 2:47 PM 3,846 Views 3 Comments

A special memorial service for the 22-year-old will be held at Ulster’s Ravenhill grounds on Sunday afternoon.

Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary
# 9/11
# 9/11

Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary

Sep 11th 2012, 6:24 PM 4,594 Views 35 Comments

Relatives gathered as they do every year at the site of the World Trade Center attacks as the US president made a low-key appearance at the Pentagon which was also attacked.

Memorial for abuse victims unveiled
# Memorial
# Memorial

Memorial for abuse victims unveiled

Jul 21st 2012, 12:00 PM 5,608 Views 81 Comments

‘Journey of Light’ will be erected at the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin over the next two years.

Tiger Woods is back up to fourth in the world
# World Rankings
From The42
# World Rankings

Tiger Woods is back up to fourth in the world

Jun 4th 2012, 3:29 PM 229 Views 0 Comments

It marks a massive improvement for the American after his in the Memorial Tournament at the weekend.

Proud Tiger Woods: "I have a lot of good years ahead of me."
# Winner
From The42
# Winner

Proud Tiger Woods: "I have a lot of good years ahead of me."

Jun 4th 2012, 10:39 AM 317 Views 1 Comment

The former world number one was ecstatic after sealing victory at the Memorial Tournament.

More misery for Rory McIlroy as he misses his third cut in a row
# Woe
From The42
# Woe

More misery for Rory McIlroy as he misses his third cut in a row

Jun 2nd 2012, 10:18 AM 217 Views 0 Comments

With the US Open just two weeks away, the defending champion is in his worst run of form for four years.

VIDEO: Rory McIlroy shoots a quadruple bogey at the Memorial
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

VIDEO: Rory McIlroy shoots a quadruple bogey at the Memorial

May 31st 2012, 5:07 PM 477 Views 0 Comments

Just when the defending US Open champion thought his form could not get any worse.

Knuckle down: McIlroy determined to get back on track before US Open defence
# Not Out Of The Woods
From The42
# Not Out Of The Woods

Knuckle down: McIlroy determined to get back on track before US Open defence

May 31st 2012, 8:29 AM 186 Views 0 Comments

‘These two-day weeks aren’t really that good for me.’ Says the Down man.

Thieves steal plaque for boys killed in IRA Warrington bomb
# Memorial
# Memorial

Thieves steal plaque for boys killed in IRA Warrington bomb

May 18th 2012, 11:03 AM 2,251 Views 13 Comments

Twelve-year-old Tim Parry and Johnathan Ball aged three died when two bombs exploded in the town in 1993.

In pictures: North Korea's military parade in honour of Kim Jong Il
# North Korea
# North Korea

In pictures: North Korea's military parade in honour of Kim Jong Il

Feb 16th 2012, 8:49 PM 3,558 Views 10 Comments

Commemorative events and a major military parade were held on what would have been the late leader’s 70th birthday.

Whitney Houston's funeral planned for church where she first sang
# Whitney Houston
From The Daily Edge
# Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston's funeral planned for church where she first sang

Feb 14th 2012, 5:31 PM 3,132 Views 1 Comment

The invitation-only memorial service will be held on Saturday.

In pictures: Famous death masks
# Death Masks
From The Daily Edge
# Death Masks

In pictures: Famous death masks

Jan 29th 2012, 5:00 PM 38,319 Views 10 Comments

A series of deaths masks for commemorating the powerful and famous, from monarchs to musicians.

Welsh FA announces details of Gary Speed memorial match
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Welsh FA announces details of Gary Speed memorial match

Jan 4th 2012, 3:10 PM 347 Views 0 Comments

Wales will pay tribute to the former manager with a game against Costa Rica on 29 February.

Poll: Should we wear poppies to honour the Irish war dead?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we wear poppies to honour the Irish war dead?

Nov 11th 2011, 11:17 AM 11,767 Views 201 Comments

More than 50,000 Irish people died in the First and Second World Wars. Should we wear the poppy to commemorate them?

Memorial to Martin Luther King unveiled in Washington DC
# MLK
# MLK

Memorial to Martin Luther King unveiled in Washington DC

Oct 16th 2011, 5:11 PM 1,121 Views 3 Comments

US President Barack Obama addressed the crowd during the ceremonial event, held to dedicate the memorial properly.

California declares today to be Steve Jobs Day
# Steve Jobs Day
# Steve Jobs Day

California declares today to be Steve Jobs Day

Oct 16th 2011, 8:06 AM 663 Views 20 Comments

A memorial service will be held in Jobs’ memory at Stanford University this evening, while Californians will celebrate in honour of the Apple co-founder.

In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero
# 9/11
# 9/11

In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero

Sep 11th 2011, 6:30 PM 1,244 Views 9 Comments

Images from the emotional ceremony held at the National September 11 Memorial in New York today.

USA plan 9/11 remembrance before Ireland opener
# Memorial
From The42
# Memorial

USA plan 9/11 remembrance before Ireland opener

Sep 7th 2011, 3:55 PM 493 Views 0 Comments

US coach Eddie O’Sullivan says his team will need no motivation on Sunday.

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials

Sep 6th 2011, 7:00 AM 660 Views 3 Comments

Celebrity pledges to do good, portraits of 9/11 rescuers and rescue dogs, flag tributes and a ‘living museum’ app – some of the ways the September tragedy is remembered online.

Druid Theatre unveils memorial for late actor Mick Lally
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Druid Theatre unveils memorial for late actor Mick Lally

Sep 1st 2011, 10:00 PM 1,517 Views 6 Comments

A specially-commissioned window seat has been added to the Druid in Galway city, to mark the first anniversary of the actor’s death.