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#Plan B

# plan-b - Tuesday 4 January, 2022

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown
# England
# England

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown

Jan 4th 2022, 10:50 PM 27,377 Views 72 Comments

Mr Johnson said now is the time for the ‘utmost caution’ but argued the booster rollout has given substantial protection to the nation.

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown
# Uk Restrictions
# Uk Restrictions

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown

Jan 4th 2022, 5:46 PM 19,487 Views 34 Comments

Johnson said now is the time for the ‘utmost caution’ but argued the booster rollout has given substantial protection to the nation.

# plan-b - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Fans in England must show Covid pass or proof of negative test from today
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Fans in England must show Covid pass or proof of negative test from today

Dec 15th 2021, 11:27 AM 2,565 Views 3 Comments

The new measures will affect any sporting events with a crowd over 10,000.

# plan-b - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

New restrictions announced in England in bid to tackle Omicron variant
# Plan B
# Plan B

New restrictions announced in England in bid to tackle Omicron variant

Dec 8th 2021, 6:36 PM 38,255 Views 30 Comments

Boris Johnson said it’s clear the new strain is ‘growing much faster’ than Delta.

# plan-b - Monday 7 September, 2020

Tokyo Olympics will go ahead 'with or without Covid' - IOC
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Tokyo Olympics will go ahead 'with or without Covid' - IOC

Sep 7th 2020, 9:56 AM 4,063 Views 0 Comments

IOC vice president John Coates says these will be the “Games that conquered Covid.”

# plan-b - Thursday 16 July, 2020

New Zealand set to host centralised Rugby Championship for 2020
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

New Zealand set to host centralised Rugby Championship for 2020

Jul 16th 2020, 7:59 AM 5,321 Views 3 Comments

A radical revamp of Super Rugby is also under consideration.

# plan-b - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Western Force set to return as Australia plans for rugby restart in July
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Western Force set to return as Australia plans for rugby restart in July

May 12th 2020, 11:17 AM 5,499 Views 3 Comments

Sanzaar suspended Super Rugby in mid-March after the coronavirus pandemic closed international borders.

# plan-b - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

League of Ireland clubs to consider proposal for games behind closed doors
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

League of Ireland clubs to consider proposal for games behind closed doors

Apr 28th 2020, 4:26 PM 2,839 Views 12 Comments

Working document ‘offers a real platform for debate about a return to football’, says Niall Quinn.

# plan-b - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Anger and frustration entirely fair as World Rugby's greatest fear realised
# CONTINGENCY
From The42
# CONTINGENCY

Anger and frustration entirely fair as World Rugby's greatest fear realised

Oct 10th 2019, 6:30 PM 12,876 Views 39 Comments

Supporters, players, and coaches are entitled to be deeply disappointed with the cancellations.

'It's ridiculous that there was no Plan B' - Italy's Parisse slams World Rugby
# Angry
From The42
# Angry

'It's ridiculous that there was no Plan B' - Italy's Parisse slams World Rugby

Oct 10th 2019, 11:29 AM 18,670 Views 32 Comments

The Italians’ World Cup clash with the All Blacks has been cancelled.

# plan-b - Monday 21 January, 2019

Theresa May rules out second Brexit referendum in Plan B speech
# Last Ditch Effort
# Last Ditch Effort

Theresa May rules out second Brexit referendum in Plan B speech

Jan 21st 2019, 3:58 PM 38,489 Views 47 Comments

May said she will hold further talks on the backstop.

Bilateral deal between the UK and Ireland ruled out
# Brexit Plan B
# Brexit Plan B

Bilateral deal between the UK and Ireland ruled out

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 2:15 PM 76,947 Views 38 Comments

Theresa May is due to set out her next steps on trying to salvage her Brexit plans to the House of Commons today.

# plan-b - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Last night's Catastrophe featured the most Irish financial solution ever
# Plan B
From The Daily Edge
# Plan B

Last night's Catastrophe featured the most Irish financial solution ever

Mar 15th 2017, 8:21 AM 8,766 Views 1 Comment

We’ve all been there.

# plan-b - Saturday 11 June, 2016

What are Ireland's alternative options if Jon Walters isn't deemed fit to start against Sweden?
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

What are Ireland's alternative options if Jon Walters isn't deemed fit to start against Sweden?

Jun 11th 2016, 7:30 AM 4,738 Views 7 Comments

The current Player of the Year is touch-and-go to be ready for Monday’s Euro 2016 Group E encounter.

# plan-b - Monday 25 April, 2016

Rooney hoping to emulate Scholes in United midfield
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Rooney hoping to emulate Scholes in United midfield

Apr 25th 2016, 8:22 AM 6,223 Views 10 Comments

The England skipper played in midfield during recent wins over Everton and Crystal Palace.

# plan-b - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here's what you should know about Conor McGregor's new opponent
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Here's what you should know about Conor McGregor's new opponent

Jul 1st 2015, 9:00 AM 18,294 Views 10 Comments

It’s McGregor versus Mendes on 11 July.

# plan-b - Friday 19 June, 2015

Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone
# Plan B
# Plan B

Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone

Jun 19th 2015, 2:25 PM 30,371 Views 157 Comments

The government has confirmed talks with the Central Bank and the NTMA about the implications of Greece exiting the eurozone.

# plan-b - Friday 22 May, 2015

Whatever the referendum result - there'll be one clear winner ... Bees
# Plan Bee
# Plan Bee

Whatever the referendum result - there'll be one clear winner ... Bees

May 22nd 2015, 7:00 PM 16,729 Views 16 Comments

Yes. Bees.

# plan-b - Friday 1 May, 2015

Irish women can now buy the most effective morning-after pill without a prescription
# Plan B
# Plan B

Irish women can now buy the most effective morning-after pill without a prescription

May 1st 2015, 6:04 AM 170,032 Views 60 Comments

EllaOne can be taken up to five days after unprotected sex.

# plan-b - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Spurs' Europa League game was thrown into disarray after three first half pitch invasions
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Spurs' Europa League game was thrown into disarray after three first half pitch invasions

Nov 27th 2014, 9:09 PM 12,781 Views 17 Comments

You would think the stewards would get wise after the second incursion.

# plan-b - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

'Conor Murray can handle out-half pressure if Munster come calling' - James Hart
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

'Conor Murray can handle out-half pressure if Munster come calling' - James Hart

Apr 23rd 2014, 5:49 PM 7,520 Views 1 Comment

The Grenoble scrum-half knows a thing or two about facing the Top 14′s best following his breakthrough season with Grenoble.

# plan-b - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Jackson favourite to start against All Blacks after Sexton's hamstring blow
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Jackson favourite to start against All Blacks after Sexton's hamstring blow

Nov 17th 2013, 8:10 AM 3,676 Views 6 Comments

Ian Madigan came on for his former Leinster teammate last night but may have to settle for a bench role again.

# plan-b - Thursday 19 September, 2013

No ticket for the All-Ireland final? Watch it on the big screen instead
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

No ticket for the All-Ireland final? Watch it on the big screen instead

Sep 19th 2013, 4:30 PM 15,569 Views 40 Comments

It’s not Croke Park but if you haven’t got a ticket, it might be the next best thing…

# plan-b - Thursday 21 March, 2013

UPDATE: Cyprus to create ‘solidarity fund’
# Crisis
# Crisis

UPDATE: Cyprus to create ‘solidarity fund’

Mar 21st 2013, 12:55 PM 10,055 Views 77 Comments

The country’s president said a decision must be made today. Meanwhile, the Finance Minister remains in Russia for negotiations.

# plan-b - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Cyprus president demands bailout decision on Thursday
# Cyprus
# Cyprus

Cyprus president demands bailout decision on Thursday

Mar 20th 2013, 9:46 PM 8,513 Views 65 Comments

Earlier today the European Commission said it is up to the Cypriot government now to present an alternative scenario for the bailout.

# plan-b - Thursday 1 November, 2012

WHO? Never heard of them! Mercury Music Prize cheat sheet
# Mercury
From The Daily Edge
# Mercury

WHO? Never heard of them! Mercury Music Prize cheat sheet

Nov 1st 2012, 12:57 PM 9,309 Views 19 Comments

You’ll be cranking up the Plan B, Field Music and Django Django at that party/family dinner this weekend.

# plan-b - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

England boss Hodgson plans change of approach
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

England boss Hodgson plans change of approach

Sep 26th 2012, 2:03 PM 416 Views 0 Comments

The ex-West Brom manager believes the side “must maintain possession better”.

# plan-b - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Campaign group proposes €15bn stimulus to 'bust myth that austerity works'
# Plan B
# Plan B

Campaign group proposes €15bn stimulus to 'bust myth that austerity works'

Jun 26th 2012, 11:52 AM 3,384 Views 30 Comments

Claiming our Future says its plan works within the bailout agreement but has admitted its proposals are not fully-formed as yet.

# plan-b - Friday 29 July, 2011

Aviva to hike cost of most popular health plan
# Aviva
# Aviva

Aviva to hike cost of most popular health plan

Jul 29th 2011, 11:01 AM 332 Views 2 Comments

The health insurer will increase its premiums for the second time this year, with its Level 2 plan now costing over €1,000.

# plan-b - Monday 27 June, 2011

EU leaders developing Plan B in case of Greek default
# Plan B
# Plan B

EU leaders developing Plan B in case of Greek default

Jun 27th 2011, 12:06 PM 429 Views 6 Comments

German finance minister says EU is preparing for the worst in case Greece fails to pass its austerity plan and can’t pay its bills next month.

# plan-b - Thursday 5 May, 2011

Fading Star? No snap decisions on possible Kauto retirement, says Nicholls
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Fading Star? No snap decisions on possible Kauto retirement, says Nicholls

May 5th 2011, 12:33 PM 186 Views 0 Comments

Follow The Plan took the big one at Punchestown yesterday. But is it the end for an old favourite?