Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#Memories

# memories - Wednesday 25 May, 2022

'When the Celtic crowd sang You’ll Never Walk Alone, I cried' - Bitton
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'When the Celtic crowd sang You’ll Never Walk Alone, I cried' - Bitton

May 25th 2022, 8:27 AM 10,221 Views 2 Comments

The Israel international has brought the curtain down on a nine-year stint at Parkhead.

# memories - Saturday 26 June, 2021

'It was bizarre and surreal but you're just living off adrenaline at that point'
# Wally
From The42
# Wally

'It was bizarre and surreal but you're just living off adrenaline at that point'

Jun 26th 2021, 9:00 AM 8,811 Views 2 Comments

David Wallace had two experiences of being a Lion in 2001 and 2009.

# memories - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

'I'll always remember it': Fans tell their stories of the Six Nations spirit at Ireland v Italy From The42

'I'll always remember it': Fans tell their stories of the Six Nations spirit at Ireland v Italy

Feb 23rd 2021, 5:07 PM 2,144 Views 0 Comments

Matches against the Azzurri are the focus in this week’s instalment of our ‘Hear The Roar’ series with William Hill.

# memories - Friday 29 January, 2021

Got an unforgettable Six Nations fan story? We want to hear from you
# Hear The Roar
From The42
# Hear The Roar

Got an unforgettable Six Nations fan story? We want to hear from you

Jan 29th 2021, 1:09 PM 2,918 Views 6 Comments

Win a Six Nations matchday hamper if you’re included in our new series.

# memories - Saturday 23 January, 2021

'Just a fearless guy... He was far more a friend than just a colleague'
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'Just a fearless guy... He was far more a friend than just a colleague'

Jan 23rd 2021, 7:00 AM 33,203 Views 15 Comments

RTÉ’s Peter Collins and Greg Allen recall their time working with athletics legend Jerry Kiernan.

# memories - Thursday 21 January, 2021

'It was the most special day of my career and I spent it with Jerry Kiernan'
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'It was the most special day of my career and I spent it with Jerry Kiernan'

Jan 21st 2021, 6:48 PM 29,463 Views 13 Comments

Sport Ireland CEO and former athlete John Treacy pays tribute to his late friend.

# memories - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part VII
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part VII

Dec 29th 2020, 10:00 AM 50,579 Views 16 Comments

Take a break from the Super Nintendo and put yourself to the test.

# memories - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Hero of 2016 envious as Dundalk aim to create more magic moments in Europe
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Hero of 2016 envious as Dundalk aim to create more magic moments in Europe

Oct 21st 2020, 4:27 PM 5,724 Views 2 Comments

Ciarán Kilduff: ‘There’ll be others writing new headlines during this campaign and I wish them the very best.’

# memories - Friday 1 May, 2020

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part VI
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part VI

May 1st 2020, 2:50 PM 58,085 Views 26 Comments

And it’s live…

# memories - Friday 24 April, 2020

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part V
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part V

Updated Apr 24th 2020, 3:04 PM 55,001 Views 31 Comments

We go again.

# memories - Friday 17 April, 2020

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part IV
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part IV

Apr 17th 2020, 6:00 PM 73,539 Views 25 Comments

Once more unto the breach.

# memories - Friday 10 April, 2020

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part III
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part III

Apr 10th 2020, 12:00 PM 76,150 Views 30 Comments

Another chance to put your memory to the test.

# memories - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Stuttgart, the 2002 World Cup, and the second coming - Mick's Ireland career
# Captain Fantastic
From The42
# Captain Fantastic

Stuttgart, the 2002 World Cup, and the second coming - Mick's Ireland career

Apr 5th 2020, 4:10 PM 4,903 Views 5 Comments

The 61-year-old will walk away from the Ireland set-up with many fond memories.

Cooper acting as a quarterback, a six-goal epic, and the start of Dublin's curve to five-in-a-row glory
# All-Ireland Gold
From The42
# All-Ireland Gold

Cooper acting as a quarterback, a six-goal epic, and the start of Dublin's curve to five-in-a-row glory

Apr 5th 2020, 7:00 AM 16,037 Views 12 Comments

Former Kerry star Seán O’Sullivan analyses the 2013 All-Ireland semi-final between Dublin and Kerry.

# memories - Friday 3 April, 2020

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part II
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify? - Part II

Apr 3rd 2020, 11:59 AM 76,175 Views 32 Comments

Back by popular demand.

# memories - Saturday 28 March, 2020

A hat-trick against Kilkenny to help Galway edge nine-goal All-Ireland semi-final epic
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

A hat-trick against Kilkenny to help Galway edge nine-goal All-Ireland semi-final epic

Mar 28th 2020, 8:00 AM 21,121 Views 17 Comments

Niall Healy recalls Galway’s epic victory over the Cats in the 2005 All-Ireland semi-final.

# memories - Friday 27 March, 2020

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify?
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Quiz: How many of these random 90s Premier League footballers can you identify?

Mar 27th 2020, 11:40 AM 97,702 Views 48 Comments

This is where all the money you spent on the Merlin sticker albums will finally pay off.

# memories - Thursday 19 March, 2020

20 years on: Looking back at Brian O'Driscoll's hat-trick in Paris in 2000
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

20 years on: Looking back at Brian O'Driscoll's hat-trick in Paris in 2000

Mar 19th 2020, 8:00 AM 30,286 Views 20 Comments

The 21-year-old centre bagged three wonderful tries in Ireland’s historic 27-25 win.

# memories - Saturday 4 January, 2020

'No cash register. Peggy’s Leg. Big Time bar. Dairy Milk. A tin of Coke': 1970s memories of Dublin
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

'No cash register. Peggy’s Leg. Big Time bar. Dairy Milk. A tin of Coke': 1970s memories of Dublin

Jan 4th 2020, 6:30 PM 54,992 Views 34 Comments

Fr Bryan Shortall remembers his childhood in the 1970s – from what he ate to what was on the radio.

# memories - Monday 4 November, 2019

Open thread: Share your favourite memories of the late Gay Byrne
# RIP
# RIP

Open thread: Share your favourite memories of the late Gay Byrne

Nov 4th 2019, 5:30 PM 31,227 Views 83 Comments

Alongside the Late Late, the veteran broadcaster also presented the weekday Gay Byrne Show on RTÉ radio for almost three decades.

# memories - Sunday 29 September, 2019

'Those sessions were some craic. I have a couple of good friends who nearly lost their jobs over it'
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'Those sessions were some craic. I have a couple of good friends who nearly lost their jobs over it'

Sep 29th 2019, 11:13 AM 16,258 Views 3 Comments

Jack Kelly looks back at an incredible season for the Laois hurlers as well as the ups and downs in his inter-county career.

# memories - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'It’s been a privilege' - Schmidt set to bid farewell in final home game
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'It’s been a privilege' - Schmidt set to bid farewell in final home game

Sep 7th 2019, 8:00 AM 31,797 Views 29 Comments

With Wales in town, the Ireland head coach is hoping for a happy last hurrah.

# memories - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

After 'freak accident' in 2015, TOD targets spot in Schmidt's World Cup plan
# Looking Forward
From The42
# Looking Forward

After 'freak accident' in 2015, TOD targets spot in Schmidt's World Cup plan

Aug 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 15,005 Views 26 Comments

The 32-year-old Munster man was injured in a warm-up game four years ago.

# memories - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

A garden in the Bloom Festival is a space where people with dementia can reminisce
# Opinion
# Opinion

A garden in the Bloom Festival is a space where people with dementia can reminisce

May 29th 2019, 7:00 AM 15,178 Views 6 Comments

The garden offers a positive and enjoyable experience for people with dementia by rekindling fond memories, writes Kathy Ryan.

# memories - Saturday 29 December, 2018

'One of them had gone AWOL from a movie shoot to watch a match in Dublin'
# Characters
From The42
# Characters

'One of them had gone AWOL from a movie shoot to watch a match in Dublin'

Dec 29th 2018, 8:00 PM 16,782 Views 4 Comments

Legendary rugby commentator Ian Robertson writes about Richard Harris, Richard Burton and Peter O’Toole.

# memories - Friday 30 November, 2018

'Eugene Cloonan scored the equalising goal with our full-back's hurl' - 17 years on for Eddie Brennan
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'Eugene Cloonan scored the equalising goal with our full-back's hurl' - 17 years on for Eddie Brennan

Nov 30th 2018, 4:04 PM 10,731 Views 0 Comments

Brennan and James Ryall are the survivors of Graigue-Ballycallan’s run to the All-Ireland club SHC final in 2001.

# memories - Friday 24 August, 2018

'I was thinking, 'This is a new role for me in an All-Ireland final. You’re lining out beside your brother''
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'I was thinking, 'This is a new role for me in an All-Ireland final. You’re lining out beside your brother''

Aug 24th 2018, 2:30 PM 19,115 Views 21 Comments

Two-time All-Ireland winner Joe McMahon recalls playing in the full-back line with his brother Justin in the 2008 All-Ireland final.

# memories - Monday 25 December, 2017

'A stocking was a must': These nursing home residents tell us about their memories of Christmas
# Christmas Memories
# Christmas Memories

'A stocking was a must': These nursing home residents tell us about their memories of Christmas

Dec 25th 2017, 10:00 PM 10,930 Views 2 Comments

We visited Gormanston Wood Nursing in Co Meath to ask how Christmas has changed from when they were younger.

# memories - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

10 memories from when everyone was obsessed with The OC
# Coop
From The Daily Edge
# Coop

10 memories from when everyone was obsessed with The OC

Sep 27th 2017, 8:20 PM 8,329 Views 0 Comments

California, Californiaaaaaaaaaaaa…

# memories - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Can You Name These Minor Priests From Father Ted?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Can You Name These Minor Priests From Father Ted?

Jul 29th 2017, 9:30 PM 11,194 Views 2 Comments

You’ll need to have studied in St. Colm’s seminary to pass this.

# memories - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'BOD shook my hand and said, ‘Thank you very much, you’ve given me a career!'
# Living With Lions
From The42
# Living With Lions

'BOD shook my hand and said, ‘Thank you very much, you’ve given me a career!'

Jun 18th 2017, 9:00 AM 21,032 Views 12 Comments

20 years on from the series win over the Boks, tour documentary Living with Lions continues to make an impact.

# memories - Monday 5 June, 2017

'That was the moment that changed my life:' Robbie Keane remembers THAT goal 15 years on
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

'That was the moment that changed my life:' Robbie Keane remembers THAT goal 15 years on

Jun 5th 2017, 10:33 AM 10,576 Views 15 Comments

Robbie Keane scored a crucial equaliser against Germany in the 2002 World Cup.

# memories - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Henshaw looking to follow in Irish Lions BOD and Wood's footsteps
# Robbie Henshaw
From The42
# Robbie Henshaw

Henshaw looking to follow in Irish Lions BOD and Wood's footsteps

May 23rd 2017, 12:03 AM 10,812 Views 7 Comments

Still just 23, the Ireland centre is backing himself to push into the Lions Test team.

# memories - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Mike Ross wants to be remembered as 'someone who made the most of himself'
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Mike Ross wants to be remembered as 'someone who made the most of himself'

Apr 27th 2017, 7:00 PM 4,672 Views 9 Comments

The tighthead prop will move into a new line of work after retiring this summer.

# memories - Saturday 25 March, 2017

11 memories you'll have if the library was your favourite place as a kid
# Reading Is Fundamental
From The Daily Edge
# Reading Is Fundamental

11 memories you'll have if the library was your favourite place as a kid

Mar 25th 2017, 3:15 PM 4,292 Views 2 Comments

Having fun isn’t hard when you’ve got a library card!

# memories - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Analysis: Shaggy's classic try the symbol of Ireland's great day at Croker
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Analysis: Shaggy's classic try the symbol of Ireland's great day at Croker

Feb 22nd 2017, 12:00 PM 13,139 Views 14 Comments

We dig into the archive footage to rediscover a stunning performance from Eddie O’Sullivan’s side.

# memories - Friday 27 January, 2017

This guy found the most adorable video on his late grandmother’s phone
# New Phone
From The Daily Edge
# New Phone

This guy found the most adorable video on his late grandmother’s phone

Jan 27th 2017, 8:05 AM 5,405 Views 2 Comments

“I’m taking photos and they’re taking when I’m not wanting them to”

# memories - Friday 6 January, 2017

Munster aim to pay tribute to Foley with performance on return to Paris
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Munster aim to pay tribute to Foley with performance on return to Paris

Jan 6th 2017, 6:00 AM 5,411 Views 4 Comments

Hooker Niall Scannell says Axel remains at the forefront of his mind, even during games.

# memories - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

"She was funnier and smarter than anyone had the right to be": Tributes pour in for Carrie Fisher
# Memories
# Memories

"She was funnier and smarter than anyone had the right to be": Tributes pour in for Carrie Fisher

Dec 27th 2016, 6:34 PM 19,850 Views 30 Comments

She died today, aged 60.

# memories - Monday 26 December, 2016

George Michael: A life in pictures
# RIP
# RIP

George Michael: A life in pictures

Dec 26th 2016, 3:38 PM 20,800 Views 11 Comments

The popstar died yesterday, aged just 53.

1 2 3 4 5