Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 18°C Thursday 16 September 2021

#RDS

# rds - Sunday 19 October, 2014

'If it's on, we will play' - Leinster looking to find next gear against Wasps
# Tactics
From The42
# Tactics

'If it's on, we will play' - Leinster looking to find next gear against Wasps

Oct 19th 2014, 8:15 AM 5,155 Views 10 Comments

Head coach Matt O’Connor is hopeful that his players hit the right emotional pitch at the RDS.

# rds - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Hilarious photos of terrified Irish rugby players in a haunted house
# Damnation
From The Daily Edge
# Damnation

Hilarious photos of terrified Irish rugby players in a haunted house

Oct 1st 2014, 7:41 PM 22,677 Views 10 Comments

The lads ‘braved’ the Damnation event in the RDS.

# rds - Friday 26 September, 2014

As it happened: Leinster v Cardiff Blues, Pro12 From The42
Live Sep 26th 2014, 7:25 PM

As it happened: Leinster v Cardiff Blues, Pro12

# rds - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Despite calls for it to be saved, the GAA's birthplace was sold at auction today
# Hayes Hotel
# Hayes Hotel

Despite calls for it to be saved, the GAA's birthplace was sold at auction today

Sep 16th 2014, 12:40 PM 21,610 Views 53 Comments

Hayes Hotel in Thurles sold for €650,000 this morning.

# rds - Thursday 11 September, 2014

New Roy Keane autobiography gets October release date
# Anticipation
From The42
# Anticipation

New Roy Keane autobiography gets October release date

Sep 11th 2014, 12:11 PM 20,016 Views 46 Comments

The much-anticipated book, entitled The Second Half, is being written by Roddy Doyle.

# rds - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

We'll Leave it There So: Springsteen at the RDS, Fenlon's Rovers return and all today's sport
# Wednesday
From The42
# Wednesday

We'll Leave it There So: Springsteen at the RDS, Fenlon's Rovers return and all today's sport

Aug 6th 2014, 8:28 PM 16,539 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Howard Webb retires, reaction from the Irish women’s rugby team’s historic victory and more.

No glory days for Springsteen as Ireland wins big on day one of the Dublin Horse Show
# Need For Speed
From The42
# Need For Speed

No glory days for Springsteen as Ireland wins big on day one of the Dublin Horse Show

Aug 6th 2014, 6:00 PM 5,420 Views 1 Comment

Cameron Hanley led the way for the locals followed by Darragh Kenny this afternoon.

# rds - Friday 11 July, 2014

Here's everything you need to know about the RDS redevelopment
# Plans
From The42
# Plans

Here's everything you need to know about the RDS redevelopment

Jul 11th 2014, 3:36 PM 21,385 Views 38 Comments

Leinster’s home ground will see its capacity increased to 25,000 by 2017.

Leinster announce plans to expand RDS to 25,000 capacity
# Home Ground
From The42
# Home Ground

Leinster announce plans to expand RDS to 25,000 capacity

Jul 11th 2014, 12:29 PM 4,623 Views 17 Comments

A budget of €20 million has been set for the redevelopment of the Dublin stadium.

# rds - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Could the Garth gigs be saved? Here are the options...
# Unanswered Prayers
# Unanswered Prayers

Could the Garth gigs be saved? Here are the options...

Jul 3rd 2014, 5:30 PM 33,983 Views 116 Comments

Meanwhile, solicitor for Croke Park residents claims disgruntled fans considering legal action against promoters.

Central Bank urges Bitcoin to learn from the mistakes of the last financial crisis
# Regulation
# Regulation

Central Bank urges Bitcoin to learn from the mistakes of the last financial crisis

Jul 3rd 2014, 5:24 PM 5,630 Views 11 Comments

The Director of Markets Supervision, Gareth Murphy, urged the virtual currency industry to work with financial institutions and avoid the “culture of indifference” which led to the last financial crisis.

# rds - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From €10k houses to an entire shopping centre: A look at today's Allsop auction properties
# Under The Hammer
# Under The Hammer

From €10k houses to an entire shopping centre: A look at today's Allsop auction properties

Jul 1st 2014, 7:45 AM 31,191 Views 13 Comments

If you’ve a few grand or a few million to spare, or just fancy a look at what’s on offer — there are some unusual lots up for sale in the RDS today…

# rds - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Early BOD blow not enough to derail clinical Leinster from retaining Pro12 crown
# Too Strong
From The42
# Too Strong

Early BOD blow not enough to derail clinical Leinster from retaining Pro12 crown

May 31st 2014, 8:21 PM 28,559 Views 41 Comments

Leinster secured their second successive Pro12 title with a 22-point win over Glasgow Warriors.

Here are the tries that gave Leinster victory over Glasgow in the Pro12 final
# Clinical
From The42
# Clinical

Here are the tries that gave Leinster victory over Glasgow in the Pro12 final

May 31st 2014, 7:43 PM 5,661 Views 18 Comments

Two tries and two assists from Zane Kirchner made all the difference for Leinster.

# rds - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

O'Connor can see 'merit' in handing Leinster's 12 shirt to Ian Madigan
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

O'Connor can see 'merit' in handing Leinster's 12 shirt to Ian Madigan

May 27th 2014, 2:51 PM 7,233 Views 18 Comments

Mike McCarthy may return from a calf injury, as the head coach gets set for tough calls in the back row, front row and halfbacks.

# rds - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Victory, despair and an eye on the rugby at the RDS
# LE14
# LE14

Victory, despair and an eye on the rugby at the RDS

May 25th 2014, 6:30 AM 9,191 Views 11 Comments

As the results rolled in, the candidates seeking election to Dublin City Council took it differently.

# rds - Monday 19 May, 2014

Muller may make move into coaching after a year back on the farm
# No Regrets
From The42
# No Regrets

Muller may make move into coaching after a year back on the farm

May 19th 2014, 6:46 PM 5,456 Views 10 Comments

The lock has already declined offers in favour of enjoying some well-deserved R&R in the Southern Cape.

# rds - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Leinster win over Ulster down to experience and strength in reserve, says Heaslip
# No Panic
From The42
# No Panic

Leinster win over Ulster down to experience and strength in reserve, says Heaslip

May 18th 2014, 4:47 AM 5,815 Views 17 Comments

The number eight says Leinster regrouped and focused on their ruck technique before the end of the first half.

# rds - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Update: O'Driscoll facing scan after suspected concussion in Pro12 semi-final
# Is This The End?
From The42
# Is This The End?

Update: O'Driscoll facing scan after suspected concussion in Pro12 semi-final

May 17th 2014, 10:43 PM 12,445 Views 12 Comments

The legendary centre was taken off after tackling Iain Henderson, but Matt O’Connor insists he will ‘be fine.’

Leinster set up Dublin final against Glasgow after strong finish denies Ulster
# Tense
From The42
# Tense

Leinster set up Dublin final against Glasgow after strong finish denies Ulster

May 17th 2014, 9:11 PM 21,633 Views 73 Comments

Ian Madigan scored the only try of the game after Brian O’Driscoll and Paddy Jackson were forced off injured.

As it happened: Leinster v Ulster, RaboDirect Pro12 semi-final From The42
Live May 17th 2014, 6:10 PM

As it happened: Leinster v Ulster, RaboDirect Pro12 semi-final

Latest installment of Leinster and Ulster rivalry set to serve up thrills
# Derby
From The42
# Derby

Latest installment of Leinster and Ulster rivalry set to serve up thrills

May 17th 2014, 8:30 AM 4,440 Views 17 Comments

Boosted by the returns of Best and Pienaar, Mark Anscombe’s men travel to the RDS with confidence.

# rds - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

McFadden ready for Ulster test after 'a kick up the backside' against Edinburgh
# Priorities
From The42
# Priorities

McFadden ready for Ulster test after 'a kick up the backside' against Edinburgh

May 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 2,396 Views 1 Comment

The Leinster wing admits he and his teammates will need to raise their game in the Pro12 semi-final.

# rds - Monday 12 May, 2014

Ulster confident of breaking down Leinster's door in quest for Pro12 success
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Ulster confident of breaking down Leinster's door in quest for Pro12 success

May 12th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,808 Views 11 Comments

Winger Tommy Bowe feels his team can beat Leinster at the RDS if they keep all 15 players on the pitch.

# rds - Saturday 10 May, 2014

'I won't go through the physical pain of winter, I'll inflict the pain from now on' -- Leo Cullen
# Leo Of Laighin
From The42
# Leo Of Laighin

'I won't go through the physical pain of winter, I'll inflict the pain from now on' -- Leo Cullen

May 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 17,199 Views 15 Comments

The retiring captain is wasting no time in getting used to his role as forwards coach.

# rds - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Everyone must be sick of my long goodbye by now -- Brian O'Driscoll
# BYE BYE BOD
From The42
# BYE BYE BOD

Everyone must be sick of my long goodbye by now -- Brian O'Driscoll

May 8th 2014, 2:09 PM 20,231 Views 24 Comments

The centre is ready for the challenges that come with not being a rugby player any more.

# rds - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

The real-life Wolf of Wall Street is coming to Ireland
# Hungry Like The Wolf
From The Daily Edge
# Hungry Like The Wolf

The real-life Wolf of Wall Street is coming to Ireland

Apr 23rd 2014, 3:42 PM 20,216 Views 51 Comments

He’ll be delivering a seminar on, ahem, “creating wealth”.

# rds - Friday 18 April, 2014

As it happened: Leinster v Treviso, Pro12 From The42
Live Apr 18th 2014, 4:50 PM

As it happened: Leinster v Treviso, Pro12

Cup rugby from here on in for Ruddock and Leinster
# Pressure
From The42
# Pressure

Cup rugby from here on in for Ruddock and Leinster

Apr 18th 2014, 8:29 AM 2,375 Views 1 Comment

After two consecutive losses, nothing but a win will do for Leinster tonight.

# rds - Monday 14 April, 2014

9 of the coolest costumes from the MCM Dublin Comic Con
# Geek Squad
From The Daily Edge
# Geek Squad

9 of the coolest costumes from the MCM Dublin Comic Con

Apr 14th 2014, 4:50 PM 6,160 Views 7 Comments

The event brought all the comic book and video game nerds in Ireland to Dublin last weekend.

# rds - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Pics: Spiderman, an Ewok and some impressive hairdos...the MCM Ireland Comic Con
# I Wanna Be Your Fantasy
# I Wanna Be Your Fantasy

Pics: Spiderman, an Ewok and some impressive hairdos...the MCM Ireland Comic Con

Apr 12th 2014, 5:06 PM 14,944 Views 15 Comments

The horse show it wasn’t at the RDS today.

# rds - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Madigan and McFadden return to Leinster XV to face Zebre
# Provincial Focus
From The42
# Provincial Focus

Madigan and McFadden return to Leinster XV to face Zebre

Mar 20th 2014, 12:17 PM 4,332 Views 5 Comments

Matt O’Connor has included five of Ireland’s Six Nations winners for the encounter with the Italians at the RDS.

# rds - Saturday 1 March, 2014

8 things we learned at the Fine Gael Ard Fheis
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis

8 things we learned at the Fine Gael Ard Fheis

Mar 1st 2014, 9:30 PM 18,110 Views 46 Comments

The biggest party in the State gathered in south Dublin this weekend, and here’s what we found out…

Fine Gael will debate legalising cannabis at its Ard Fheis today
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis

Fine Gael will debate legalising cannabis at its Ard Fheis today

Mar 1st 2014, 9:20 AM 9,005 Views 72 Comments

Day two of the party’s annual gathering is getting under way at the RDS in Dublin today with Justice Minister Alan Shatter to speak at a session on transparency and accountability.

# rds - Friday 28 February, 2014

Legalising cannabis, joining NATO and 9 other motions at the Fine Gael Ard Fheis
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis

Legalising cannabis, joining NATO and 9 other motions at the Fine Gael Ard Fheis

Feb 28th 2014, 1:00 PM 9,127 Views 63 Comments

Legalising cannabis, supporting same-sex marriage and talking justice, transparency and accountability with Alan Shatter – it’s all happening at the RDS this weekend.

# rds - Friday 14 February, 2014

Jordi Murphy hoping to emulate Lansdowne teammate Moore with Ireland cap
# Homecoming
From The42
# Homecoming

Jordi Murphy hoping to emulate Lansdowne teammate Moore with Ireland cap

Feb 14th 2014, 8:30 AM 3,977 Views 6 Comments

The Leinster No. 8 has been heavily involved in Ireland’s training camp in recent weeks.

# rds - Saturday 1 February, 2014

'You can walk, run or dance your way to the finish line' - Electric Run set for Dublin
# Fun Run
From The42
# Fun Run

'You can walk, run or dance your way to the finish line' - Electric Run set for Dublin

Feb 1st 2014, 10:00 AM 20,294 Views 22 Comments

On 22 March, the RDS will welcome the unique 5k event which is the first of its kind in Europe.

# rds - Saturday 25 January, 2014

9 things we learned from the Reform Alliance’s ‘monster meeting’
# Reform Conference
# Reform Conference

9 things we learned from the Reform Alliance’s ‘monster meeting’

Jan 25th 2014, 9:10 PM 24,105 Views 95 Comments

The turnout was good, the ideas were flowing and the organisers appeared delighted with themselves. But what chance a political party?

'I'm here to see if reform is actually achievable' (videos)
# Reform Conference
# Reform Conference

'I'm here to see if reform is actually achievable' (videos)

Jan 25th 2014, 12:38 PM 5,782 Views 22 Comments

We asked four people why they’re at the Reform Conference in Dublin today. Here’s what they told us…

# rds - Friday 17 January, 2014

Here's why the Ospreys were reduced to 14 men against Leinster
# Footwork
From The42
# Footwork

Here's why the Ospreys were reduced to 14 men against Leinster

Jan 17th 2014, 9:04 PM 18,699 Views 33 Comments

A red card made this evening’s task much more straight forward for Matt O’Connor’s men.