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# on-the-up - Friday 28 July, 2017

Significant increase in LOI attendances as Cork City named best-supported club
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Significant increase in LOI attendances as Cork City named best-supported club

Jul 28th 2017, 3:30 PM 7,823 Views 30 Comments

Numbers have grown by 48.8% across the SSE Airtricity League since last season.

Ireland U20 forwards Jones and Regan make switch from Leinster to join Ulster academy
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# Suftum

Ireland U20 forwards Jones and Regan make switch from Leinster to join Ulster academy

Jul 28th 2017, 1:04 PM 12,445 Views 14 Comments

The second and back row represented Leinster through age grades and up to ‘A’ level.

# on-the-up - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Let go by Leinster and now captaining his country: Billy Dardis hoping to land European title for Ireland this weekend
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# Sevens Heaven

Let go by Leinster and now captaining his country: Billy Dardis hoping to land European title for Ireland this weekend

Jul 15th 2017, 6:15 AM 12,475 Views 1 Comment

The Naas native looks an ideal fit to be a core member of an Ireland Sevens squad that will continue to aid development of provincial academy prospects.

# on-the-up - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Bradley faces biggest test to date as passage through Europe lies on the horizon
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# On The Up

Bradley faces biggest test to date as passage through Europe lies on the horizon

Jul 6th 2017, 3:43 PM 2,062 Views 1 Comment

Shamrock Rovers face Stjarnan tonight with a 1-0 lead and a priceless away goal from their opening leg in Iceland.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Frenzied demand for Help to Buy scheme before it's scrapped 'could push up prices'
# House Prices
# House Prices

Frenzied demand for Help to Buy scheme before it's scrapped 'could push up prices'

Jun 20th 2017, 6:05 AM 12,157 Views 36 Comments

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy says the scheme is under review, with reports it could be wound up in the next Budget.

# on-the-up - Friday 5 May, 2017

Seagulls soar to second despite draw at home to Saints
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# On The Up

Seagulls soar to second despite draw at home to Saints

May 5th 2017, 9:54 PM 3,580 Views 0 Comments

It was an entertaining game in Bray.

# on-the-up - Saturday 8 April, 2017

'Unheard of': Royal County rugby on verge of coronation as Navan challenge on two fronts
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# On The Up

'Unheard of': Royal County rugby on verge of coronation as Navan challenge on two fronts

Apr 8th 2017, 8:30 AM 13,797 Views 10 Comments

The influence of director of rugby Alan Kingsley and some energetic U20s is pushing Navan torwads their first promotion since reaching the UBL.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Venue standards, live broadcasts and highlights show part of developments for women's 6 Nations
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# Up The Profile

Venue standards, live broadcasts and highlights show part of developments for women's 6 Nations

Jan 18th 2017, 6:08 AM 2,788 Views 0 Comments

We’ll now be able to watch all of the women’s Six Nations games live.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Children's hospital costs like a 'runaway train' as they rocket to €1bn
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Children's hospital costs like a 'runaway train' as they rocket to €1bn

Nov 16th 2016, 11:48 AM 18,754 Views 76 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said the debate about where the new children’s hospital should be built is “finished”.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Social welfare increases to be rolled out in March
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Social welfare increases to be rolled out in March

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:50 AM 20,605 Views 54 Comments

The State pension, Jobseeker’s Allowance and One Parent Family Payment among payments to benefit from increase.

# on-the-up - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Ruthless Liverpool thump 10-man Hull as Meyler grabs consolation goal
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# On The Up

Ruthless Liverpool thump 10-man Hull as Meyler grabs consolation goal

Sep 24th 2016, 5:38 PM 7,661 Views 9 Comments

It was a birthday to forget for interim manager Mike Phelan as his side were thrashed 5-1.

# on-the-up - Monday 19 September, 2016

Byrne strike sees Bohs clinch three points against Wexford Youths
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Byrne strike sees Bohs clinch three points against Wexford Youths

Sep 19th 2016, 9:56 PM 3,186 Views 1 Comment

The win moves Keith Long’s side up to sixth in the table.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Irish builders are commanding €100,000 salaries as companies hunt for construction skills
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Irish builders are commanding €100,000 salaries as companies hunt for construction skills

Aug 17th 2016, 11:14 AM 56,339 Views 84 Comments

Recruitment firm Hays says that demand for construction professionals was up 40% on a year ago.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Rent supplement set to increase from this Friday
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Rent supplement set to increase from this Friday

Jun 28th 2016, 1:02 PM 39,803 Views 109 Comments

The announcement was made in Dublin Castle this morning.

# on-the-up - Monday 20 June, 2016

Coveney set to freeze bin charges for 12 months
# Bin Charges
# Bin Charges

Coveney set to freeze bin charges for 12 months

Jun 20th 2016, 8:27 PM 32,452 Views 175 Comments

The environment minister held discussions with Ireland’s waste companies today.

# on-the-up - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel'
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# On The Up

Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel'

Jun 16th 2016, 12:45 PM 53,661 Views 194 Comments

The Tánaiste said legislation would be introduced if waste companies are found to be exploiting customers.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Ladies gaelic games to receive a €1 million government investment over the next two years
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# On The Up

Ladies gaelic games to receive a €1 million government investment over the next two years

Jun 15th 2016, 1:34 PM 2,925 Views 11 Comments

The funding, provided through Sport Ireland, will be distributed among ladies football and camogie.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

'His car insurance jumped from €7k to €56k - he's being forced out of business'
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

'His car insurance jumped from €7k to €56k - he's being forced out of business'

Jun 8th 2016, 2:40 PM 47,004 Views 75 Comments

The Dáil will debate a Fianna Fáil motion to tackle the spiralling costs of car insurance.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

There's been a big jump in the number of people being refused car insurance
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There's been a big jump in the number of people being refused car insurance

Jun 7th 2016, 11:05 AM 37,873 Views 127 Comments

This week, Fianna Fáil is to propose a motion to tackle the rise in motor insurance costs.

# on-the-up - Monday 30 May, 2016

Now could be a good time to keep an eye on bitcoin again
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Now could be a good time to keep an eye on bitcoin again

May 30th 2016, 4:55 PM 16,529 Views 21 Comments

The currency is now valued at €477 per coin, matching the valuation it had back in August 2014.

# on-the-up - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Sligo jump to seventh in the table with comfortable Wexford win
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Sligo jump to seventh in the table with comfortable Wexford win

May 7th 2016, 10:03 PM 3,678 Views 1 Comment

Dave Robertson’s charges have now won three games on the bounce.

# on-the-up - Thursday 21 April, 2016

'It's time we asked questions': Some drivers' insurance premiums are up 400%
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'It's time we asked questions': Some drivers' insurance premiums are up 400%

Apr 21st 2016, 6:20 AM 35,871 Views 131 Comments

TDs said it was time the insurance companies were transparent about why the costs were on the rise for customers.

# on-the-up - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Landmark day for the Cavan footballers as they defeat Galway to clinch promotion to Division 1
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# On The Up

Landmark day for the Cavan footballers as they defeat Galway to clinch promotion to Division 1

Apr 3rd 2016, 5:22 PM 7,584 Views 4 Comments

Cavan are back in the top flight for the first time in 15 years.

# on-the-up - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Ireland jump to 29th in the Fifa world rankings
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Ireland jump to 29th in the Fifa world rankings

Mar 3rd 2016, 9:50 AM 9,358 Views 15 Comments

Michael O’Neill’s Northern Ireland remain one place ahead of his namesake’s team.

# on-the-up - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Ireland climb into top 30 in Fifa rankings but still one place behind Northern Ireland
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# COYBIG

Ireland climb into top 30 in Fifa rankings but still one place behind Northern Ireland

Feb 4th 2016, 11:38 AM 7,656 Views 19 Comments

Meanwhile, Euro 2016 opponents remain number one in the world.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Irish consumers haven't felt this good for 10 years
# Feeling Good
# Feeling Good

Irish consumers haven't felt this good for 10 years

Jan 12th 2016, 3:12 PM 10,618 Views 74 Comments

The figures from the ESRI and KBC Bank Ireland show consumer sentiment at its highest point for ten years.

# on-the-up - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Chelsea have got their groove back as Hiddink claims his first victory
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Chelsea have got their groove back as Hiddink claims his first victory

Jan 3rd 2016, 3:40 PM 7,978 Views 5 Comments

Goals from Oscar, Willian and Diego Costa handed the Blues a 3-0 win at Selhurst Park.

# on-the-up - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Chart of the Day: Ulster's troubled trips to France (and recent encouragement)
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# On The Up

Chart of the Day: Ulster's troubled trips to France (and recent encouragement)

Dec 20th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,525 Views 3 Comments

Aside from last year’s trip to Toulon, Ulster’s recent history in France has been greatly encouraging.

# on-the-up - Saturday 5 December, 2015

More people have flown through Dublin Airport this year than ever before
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More people have flown through Dublin Airport this year than ever before

Dec 5th 2015, 10:25 AM 10,967 Views 55 Comments

There has been a big increase in the number of routes through the airport.

# on-the-up - Thursday 19 November, 2015

We've spent €1.7 billion more building houses this year than 2014
# Looking Up
# Looking Up

We've spent €1.7 billion more building houses this year than 2014

Nov 19th 2015, 6:01 AM 7,857 Views 6 Comments

Building has gotten underway on 11,955 residential housing units.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit
# Amazing.com
# Amazing.com

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit

Nov 4th 2015, 8:22 PM 17,821 Views 52 Comments

The jobs will be created in the technology and business sectors.

# on-the-up - Friday 2 October, 2015

It looks like the Irish economy is now taking off like a rocket
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It looks like the Irish economy is now taking off like a rocket

Oct 2nd 2015, 1:34 PM 35,777 Views 242 Comments

Just as Michael Noonan said it could three years ago.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year
# Pay Outs
# Pay Outs

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year

Sep 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 21,253 Views 20 Comments

In total the Injuries Board has awarded €128.45 million in the first six months of this year.

# on-the-up - Friday 28 August, 2015

Former Ireland international's debut spoiled by resurgent Limerick hitting 4 past Drogs
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Former Ireland international's debut spoiled by resurgent Limerick hitting 4 past Drogs

Aug 28th 2015, 10:13 PM 9,582 Views 13 Comments

It wasn’t a welcome arrival for Keith Treacy as Martin Russell’s men made it four wins from their last five.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

House prices went up again last month and they're not stopping
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House prices went up again last month and they're not stopping

Aug 26th 2015, 10:00 PM 22,751 Views 44 Comments

But the rate of property price increases is slowing.

# on-the-up - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Do you have a health insurance with Laya Healthcare? It could be going up
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Do you have a health insurance with Laya Healthcare? It could be going up

Jul 25th 2015, 2:36 PM 15,280 Views 41 Comments

Ireland’s second largest health insurer Laya Healthcare is hiking up its prices for some of its policies.

# on-the-up - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Ireland could be heading for its best ever year of tourism
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# Some Spot

Ireland could be heading for its best ever year of tourism

Jul 23rd 2015, 8:59 PM 16,085 Views 58 Comments

Figures from the CSO released today have shown a 11% increase in the number of overseas visits.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Paul Dunne surges up the world rankings but he's remaining amateur for the time being
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# On The Up

Paul Dunne surges up the world rankings but he's remaining amateur for the time being

Jul 21st 2015, 4:03 PM 10,756 Views 3 Comments

Jordan Spieth also had some lovely words for the young amateur.

# on-the-up - Thursday 9 July, 2015

This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status
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This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status

Jul 9th 2015, 10:25 AM 20,403 Views 3 Comments

It’s been going for 15 years.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM
# Drive Time
# Drive Time

Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM

Jun 24th 2015, 1:35 PM 22,327 Views 56 Comments

He’s taking over from Colm Hayes.