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# quit - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Bayern Munich 'disapprove' of Flick's announcement on quitting post
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# Exit Door

Bayern Munich 'disapprove' of Flick's announcement on quitting post

Apr 18th 2021, 2:10 PM 8,060 Views 2 Comments

Flick, who has led Bayern to six trophies over the last 12 months, made the shock revelation on Saturday.

# quit - Monday 10 August, 2020

The entire Lebanese government has resigned over last week's massive explosion
# Beirut Explosion
# Beirut Explosion

The entire Lebanese government has resigned over last week's massive explosion

Aug 10th 2020, 5:58 PM 24,434 Views 24 Comments

The cabinet has been under increasing pressure after several ministers quit or expressed their intention to step down in recent days.

# quit - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Offering free patches to employees who smoke doesn't help them quit - but giving them money does
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Offering free patches to employees who smoke doesn't help them quit - but giving them money does

May 27th 2018, 3:30 PM 15,930 Views 20 Comments

A new US study found workers were three times more likely to quit if there was a financial incentive.

# quit - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Column: Should Irish companies give non-smokers extra days off?
# Smoking Break
# Smoking Break

Column: Should Irish companies give non-smokers extra days off?

Nov 4th 2017, 7:30 PM 23,539 Views 70 Comments

Japanese companies are offering non-smoking staff an additional six days paid annual leave to make up for the breaks smokers take, writes Jason O’Callaghan.

# quit - Friday 7 April, 2017

'I smoked for 20 years and never thought I could give up but I'm proof it can be done'
# QUIT
# QUIT

'I smoked for 20 years and never thought I could give up but I'm proof it can be done'

Apr 7th 2017, 6:20 AM 16,138 Views 38 Comments

Smoking is directly related to more than 5,600 deaths in Ireland every year.

# quit - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

'If you smoke 20 cigarettes a day, you inhale a mugful of tar each year'
# National Quit Day
# National Quit Day

'If you smoke 20 cigarettes a day, you inhale a mugful of tar each year'

Mar 1st 2017, 6:15 AM 17,204 Views 30 Comments

One in every two smokers will die of a tobacco-related disease – pharmacists want to buck this trend.

# quit - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Want to stop smoking? Here are 7 great reasons for quitting you might not have thought about
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Want to stop smoking? Here are 7 great reasons for quitting you might not have thought about

Jun 30th 2016, 3:30 PM 15,851 Views 12 Comments

And some happen as soon as you stub out that last cigarette.

# quit - Monday 30 May, 2016

Want to stop smoking? Here are 7 great reasons for quitting you might not have thought about
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Want to stop smoking? Here are 7 great reasons for quitting you might not have thought about

May 30th 2016, 2:39 PM 16,791 Views 26 Comments

And some happen as soon as you stub out that last cigarette.

# quit - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

"Thanks Dad..." - family of anti-smoking hero Gerry Collins bids farewell

"Thanks Dad..." - family of anti-smoking hero Gerry Collins bids farewell

May 25th 2016, 10:07 AM 61,870 Views 38 Comments

The late Gerry Collins was remembered by his daughter Lisa at the HSE Heathcare Leaders Masterclass in the Convention Centre this month.

# quit - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

7 quick things you can do to help stop cigarette cravings...
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7 quick things you can do to help stop cigarette cravings...

Dec 30th 2015, 2:00 PM 29,228 Views 31 Comments

It’s all about distraction in those first weeks of quitting.

# quit - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Are you trying to quit smoking? Check out these Quit Heroes and get inspired
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Are you trying to quit smoking? Check out these Quit Heroes and get inspired

Oct 28th 2015, 10:34 AM 17,373 Views 28 Comments

Anyone can quit smoking with the right support and information. Share your story.

# quit - Monday 5 October, 2015

Chris Donoghue quits position as UTV Ireland Live anchor
# Changing Roles
# Changing Roles

Chris Donoghue quits position as UTV Ireland Live anchor

Oct 5th 2015, 8:21 PM 39,064 Views 60 Comments

The Newstalk Breakfast presenter will be leaving his position in December.

# quit - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

14 of the quickest reactions to Zayn leaving One Direction
# Amazayn
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# Amazayn

14 of the quickest reactions to Zayn leaving One Direction

Mar 25th 2015, 6:08 PM 9,807 Views 1 Comment

Everybody wants to steal our Zayn…

# quit - Monday 2 March, 2015

One year on: 'If even one person stops smoking, then it will all be worth it’
# QUIT
# QUIT

One year on: 'If even one person stops smoking, then it will all be worth it’

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:26 PM 14,059 Views 64 Comments

It’s one year since the death of Gerry Collins, but he continues to inspire people to quit smoking.

# quit - Monday 12 January, 2015

Find it difficult to quit smoking? This might be why
# Nicotine
# Nicotine

Find it difficult to quit smoking? This might be why

Jan 12th 2015, 7:15 AM 14,216 Views 18 Comments

A study has revealed the rate at which smokers metabolise nicotine could predict the best way to quit.

# quit - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Do you want to stub out the smokes this year?
# QUIT
# QUIT

Do you want to stub out the smokes this year?

Dec 30th 2014, 10:58 AM 9,640 Views 22 Comments

The HSE has launched its new QUIT service.

# quit - Sunday 2 November, 2014

The mayor of Drogheda has quit Fine Gael over the water charges controversy
# Resigned
# Resigned

The mayor of Drogheda has quit Fine Gael over the water charges controversy

Nov 2nd 2014, 9:04 PM 34,615 Views 171 Comments

Cllr Kevin Callan has stepped down a day after people took to the streets of his town over the issue.

# quit - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Open thread: Gerry Collins knew what life meant to him - what are you grateful for?
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Open thread: Gerry Collins knew what life meant to him - what are you grateful for?

Jun 17th 2014, 3:22 PM 19,488 Views 46 Comments

Anti-smoking campaigner spoke of his love for family in ‘Gerry’s Story’, released today for first time.

# quit - Saturday 3 May, 2014

HSE's Chief Financial Officer quits less than a year into the job
# Health
# Health

HSE's Chief Financial Officer quits less than a year into the job

May 3rd 2014, 12:41 PM 13,767 Views 23 Comments

Thomas Byrne had a five-year contract with the HSE but has chosen to leave.

# quit - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Angela Kerins quits her role as Rehab CEO
# Gone
# Gone

Angela Kerins quits her role as Rehab CEO

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:02 AM 18,204 Views 102 Comments

Kerins says that she is leaving because of “the toll that public controversy has taken on the Rehab Group and my own family”.

# quit - Monday 31 March, 2014

E-cigarettes could be facing an all-out hospital ban
# No Vaping
# No Vaping

E-cigarettes could be facing an all-out hospital ban

Mar 31st 2014, 10:02 AM 11,422 Views 51 Comments

It’s already planned that HSE campuses will be smoke-free by 2015 but e-cigarettes could be included in the policy.

# quit - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces?

Mar 11th 2014, 9:52 AM 25,851 Views 186 Comments

Irish Rail have banned them on their trains, should others follow suit?

# quit - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

"I'll miss my kids"... Two heartbreaking new anti-smoking ads featuring the late Gerry Collins
# Must Watch
# Must Watch

"I'll miss my kids"... Two heartbreaking new anti-smoking ads featuring the late Gerry Collins

Mar 5th 2014, 2:53 PM 22,356 Views 52 Comments

The hard-hitting ads are being broadcast to mark National No Smoking Day, in accordance with Gerry’s and his family’s wishes.

# quit - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

GSOC staff member quits - but it's 'nothing to do with the recent controversy'
# Outta Here
# Outta Here

GSOC staff member quits - but it's 'nothing to do with the recent controversy'

Feb 25th 2014, 4:17 PM 8,047 Views 16 Comments

A spokesperson for the GSOC said that the staff member is leaving to take up a more senior position at another agency.

# quit - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Neil Prendeville to leave Cork's 96FM
# Later Boi
# Later Boi

Neil Prendeville to leave Cork's 96FM

Feb 19th 2014, 10:21 PM 20,233 Views 64 Comments

It is believed the presenter will be moving to rival station RedFM.

# quit - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

ESB union chief quits but takes aim at the media on his way out
# Parting Shot
# Parting Shot

ESB union chief quits but takes aim at the media on his way out

Feb 4th 2014, 11:10 PM 25,818 Views 87 Comments

Brendan Ogle said ESB workers were “viciously attacked by some in the media” during the recent pension dispute.

# quit - Friday 3 January, 2014

The 7 stages in the emotional rollercoaster of quitting smoking
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The 7 stages in the emotional rollercoaster of quitting smoking

Jan 3rd 2014, 4:26 PM 70,487 Views 103 Comments

There’ll be ups and downs, but it’s all worth it in the end.

# quit - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Just as the event begins, the artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture quits
# Limerick
# Limerick

Just as the event begins, the artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture quits

Jan 2nd 2014, 3:04 PM 19,567 Views 83 Comments

Karl Wallace tendered his resignation along with two others as the board chairman Pat Cox denies influence in the appointment of his former assistant as CEO.

# quit - Monday 30 December, 2013

Open thread: What is the best thing you've ever done?
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From The Daily Edge
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Open thread: What is the best thing you've ever done?

Dec 30th 2013, 1:11 PM 32,815 Views 118 Comments

Make quitting smoking one of them.

# quit - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

'I departed the Áras on very amicable terms' - Former adviser breaks silence
# QUIT
# QUIT

'I departed the Áras on very amicable terms' - Former adviser breaks silence

Nov 26th 2013, 5:01 PM 10,050 Views 30 Comments

Mary Van Lieshout has said that she left the Office of the President to “pursue other interests”.

# quit - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Woman quits job with a ranting email filled with hashtags and Beyonce references
# Taking Shots
From The Daily Edge
# Taking Shots

Woman quits job with a ranting email filled with hashtags and Beyonce references

Nov 20th 2013, 3:34 PM 11,846 Views 1 Comment

#smellyalater

# quit - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Dickov is off: Giantkiller Paul steps down as Oldham boss
# Laters
From The42
# Laters

Dickov is off: Giantkiller Paul steps down as Oldham boss

Feb 3rd 2013, 1:35 PM 1,318 Views 0 Comments

The Scot vacates his post just a week after leading his team to an FA Cup win over Liverpool.

# quit - Monday 23 April, 2012

Smokers' body rejects plans to ban smoking in public parks
# Smoking
# Smoking

Smokers' body rejects plans to ban smoking in public parks

Apr 23rd 2012, 1:36 PM 3,384 Views 53 Comments

Forest Éireann, which claims to represent smokers in Ireland, describes James Reilly’s plans as “a heavy-handed intrusion”.

# quit - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Dublin councillor to ask for smoking ban in playgrounds
# Health
# Health

Dublin councillor to ask for smoking ban in playgrounds

Apr 21st 2012, 3:42 PM 3,310 Views 68 Comments

Yesterday, Health Minister James Reilly said he will be pushing for a country-wide ban on smoking in certain public areas.

# quit - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Never say never: Ryan leaves the door open for Corbett comeback
# Lar
From The42
# Lar

Never say never: Ryan leaves the door open for Corbett comeback

Feb 8th 2012, 11:10 AM 408 Views 0 Comments

“Everybody in Tipperary hopes that he’ll change his mind over the coming weeks,” manager Declan Ryan says on Lar Corbett’s hurling exit.

# quit - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Allen calls on 'money-hungry' Hearn to resign
# Must Be The Money
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# Must Be The Money

Allen calls on 'money-hungry' Hearn to resign

Dec 6th 2011, 11:15 AM 403 Views 0 Comments

Northern Ireland’s Mark Allen has said that World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn is ruining the game’s traditions in an attempt to boost its popularity.

# quit - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Over and out: Johnson quits as England boss
# Bye Bye
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# Bye Bye

Over and out: Johnson quits as England boss

Nov 16th 2011, 11:24 AM 364 Views 5 Comments

Martin Johnson will confirm his resignation as England manager later this morning, according to reports.

# quit - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Newstalk staff surprised by Eamon Dunphy departure
# Newstalk
# Newstalk

Newstalk staff surprised by Eamon Dunphy departure

Oct 29th 2011, 1:44 PM 5,012 Views 37 Comments

Broadcaster has announced that he’s walking from his Sunday morning show on Newstalk, blaming ‘management interference’.

# quit - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Brian Kerr set to quit as Faroes boss
# Walk Away
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# Walk Away

Brian Kerr set to quit as Faroes boss

Oct 26th 2011, 11:05 PM 1,499 Views 3 Comments

The Dubliner is to call time on his stint as coach of the Faroe Islands after two-and-a-half years in charge.

# quit - Monday 13 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Jun 13th 2011, 7:58 PM 2,163 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

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