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#Retirement

# retirement - Saturday 23 July, 2022

Poll: At what age would you like to retire?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: At what age would you like to retire?

Jul 23rd 2022, 9:57 AM 57,586 Views 105 Comments

The State pension age is currently 66.

# retirement - Friday 22 July, 2022

Gloucester lock Ed Slater will 'meet challenge head-on' after motor neurone disease diagnosis
# Up For The Fight
From The42
# Up For The Fight

Gloucester lock Ed Slater will 'meet challenge head-on' after motor neurone disease diagnosis

Jul 22nd 2022, 1:31 PM 6,280 Views 5 Comments

The 33-year-old announced his retirement with immediate effect yesterday.

# retirement - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Proposals on possible pension age increase to go to Govt before summer recess, says minister
# Retirement
# Retirement

Proposals on possible pension age increase to go to Govt before summer recess, says minister

Jun 8th 2022, 2:47 PM 36,160 Views 50 Comments

The Pensions Commission has recommended a gradual increase in the qualification age from 66 to 68 over the next 17 years.

# retirement - Sunday 8 May, 2022

Celtic legend Scott Brown announces retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Celtic legend Scott Brown announces retirement

May 8th 2022, 11:21 AM 5,240 Views 4 Comments

The midfielder won 22 domestic honours with the Glasgow giants, including nine successive league titles.

# retirement - Saturday 30 April, 2022

'No regrets' as French full-back announces retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

'No regrets' as French full-back announces retirement

Apr 30th 2022, 10:55 AM 9,976 Views 3 Comments

Maxime Medard has confirmed that he will be hanging up his boots at the end of the season.

# retirement - Wednesday 27 April, 2022

Proposals on State pension age to be brought to Govt 'very soon', says minister
# Pension Age
# Pension Age

Proposals on State pension age to be brought to Govt 'very soon', says minister

Apr 27th 2022, 5:26 PM 26,105 Views 20 Comments

The Pension Commission has recommended that the State pension age should rise to 67 by 2031.

# retirement - Saturday 9 April, 2022

‘I’ve had a good run’ – Warnock announces managerial retirement after 42 years
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

‘I’ve had a good run’ – Warnock announces managerial retirement after 42 years

Apr 9th 2022, 2:47 PM 6,161 Views 1 Comment

Warnock oversaw a record 1,603 matches as a manager.

# retirement - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

750,000 workers set to be auto-enrolled in new pensions scheme by early 2024
# Cabinet
# Cabinet

750,000 workers set to be auto-enrolled in new pensions scheme by early 2024

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 12:50 PM 38,582 Views 51 Comments

Auto-enrolment was initially meant to start this year but due to the pandemic the roll out was delayed.

# retirement - Monday 28 February, 2022

Former Fine Gael party secretary to take claim over being forced to retire at 65
# WRC
# WRC

Former Fine Gael party secretary to take claim over being forced to retire at 65

Feb 28th 2022, 7:15 PM 30,534 Views 0 Comments

The party will face the Workplace Relations Commission on Thursday morning.

# retirement - Friday 4 February, 2022

Opinion: Government is missing the links between the housing crisis and growing pension problem
# Pensions
# Pensions

Opinion: Government is missing the links between the housing crisis and growing pension problem

Feb 4th 2022, 7:00 PM 21,671 Views 35 Comments

Rory McNab says Ireland’s unaffordable housing means a whole generation will be without pension cover in years to come.

# retirement - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

'Officially hanging up the boots' - Gary Dicker calls time on his playing career
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

'Officially hanging up the boots' - Gary Dicker calls time on his playing career

Jan 25th 2022, 11:09 AM 4,849 Views 0 Comments

The experienced Dubliner, currently on the books of Brighton as a player-coach, says he has ‘lived the dream’.

# retirement - Monday 24 January, 2022

44-year-old NFL legend Tom Brady addresses retirement rumours
# Doubt
From The42
# Doubt

44-year-old NFL legend Tom Brady addresses retirement rumours

Jan 24th 2022, 9:30 AM 12,294 Views 5 Comments

The veteran was non-committal about his future after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were eliminated from the NFL playoffs.

# retirement - Sunday 23 January, 2022

'People were pleading with me not to go back' - Irish tales of triumph after retirement u-turns
# Never Really Over
From The42
# Never Really Over

'People were pleading with me not to go back' - Irish tales of triumph after retirement u-turns

Jan 23rd 2022, 10:00 AM 18,715 Views 0 Comments

Cork hurling legend Brian Corcoran and Ireland international Áine O’Gorman speak to The42 about why they went back.

# retirement - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Wexford stalwart hangs up the boots after 16 years
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

Wexford stalwart hangs up the boots after 16 years

Jan 15th 2022, 9:27 AM 9,740 Views 1 Comment

Brian Malone made his debut in 2006.

# retirement - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Emotional Sergio Aguero announces retirement from football due to heart condition
# El Kun
From The42
# El Kun

Emotional Sergio Aguero announces retirement from football due to heart condition

Dec 15th 2021, 11:34 AM 43,645 Views 44 Comments

The Barcelona striker, 33, held a press conference to reveal the news this morning.

# retirement - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Galway great Joe Canning retires from inter-county hurling
# Joe Show
From The42
# Joe Show

Galway great Joe Canning retires from inter-county hurling

Jul 28th 2021, 12:55 PM 62,109 Views 63 Comments

It’s the end of an era.

# retirement - Friday 18 June, 2021

'The hunger and love is no longer the same' - Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien announces ODI retirement
# Stepping Away
From The42
# Stepping Away

'The hunger and love is no longer the same' - Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien announces ODI retirement

Jun 18th 2021, 1:08 PM 2,920 Views 2 Comments

The 37-year-old Dubliner is best remembered for his stunning World Cup century in the win over England in 2011.

# retirement - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Former Man United star Valencia announces retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Former Man United star Valencia announces retirement

May 12th 2021, 9:25 PM 9,330 Views 9 Comments

The Ecuador international won two Premier League titles, an FA Cup, two League Cups, three Community Shields and the Europa League during a 10-year stay at Old Trafford

# retirement - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Osaka's sister Mari retires at 24, saying she 'didn't enjoy' tennis journey
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

Osaka's sister Mari retires at 24, saying she 'didn't enjoy' tennis journey

Mar 11th 2021, 2:34 PM 5,439 Views 0 Comments

Mari is 18 months older than Osaka, and reached a career-high of 280th in the world in 2018.

Sonny Bill Williams hangs up his boots
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

Sonny Bill Williams hangs up his boots

Mar 11th 2021, 7:50 AM 10,059 Views 4 Comments

The two-time World Cup winner says he now wants to concentrate on his boxing career.

# retirement - Friday 29 January, 2021

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'
# Keith Higgins
From The42
# Keith Higgins

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'

Jan 29th 2021, 11:32 AM 6,047 Views 0 Comments

Mayo stalwart Keith Higgins on his inter-county retirement, how ‘lucky’ he was to get so long and his future with the county’s hurlers.

# retirement - Thursday 21 January, 2021

'As much as it came to an abrupt end, it was a bit of a blessing in disguise'
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

'As much as it came to an abrupt end, it was a bit of a blessing in disguise'

Jan 21st 2021, 9:29 PM 34,901 Views 8 Comments

Ex-Munster fullback Sean Scanlon has retired from professional rugby after seven seasons in the Championship.

# retirement - Friday 15 January, 2021

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

All-Star defender Barrett becomes latest long-serving Mayo stalwart to retire

Jan 15th 2021, 2:53 PM 8,575 Views 8 Comments

The Belmullet native has called time on his 13-year senior career.

# retirement - Thursday 1 October, 2020

'Thanks for all the magic' - tributes paid and moments of brilliance remembered as Connolly calls it a day
# Dermo
From The42
# Dermo

'Thanks for all the magic' - tributes paid and moments of brilliance remembered as Connolly calls it a day

Oct 1st 2020, 3:30 PM 7,801 Views 6 Comments

The Dublin star announced his retirement from inter-county football last night.

# retirement - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Drogheda legend announces retirement from football
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Drogheda legend announces retirement from football

Aug 19th 2020, 10:49 PM 7,173 Views 0 Comments

Sean Brennan is hanging up his boots.

# retirement - Sunday 26 July, 2020

The defender with the most assists in Premier League history retires
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

The defender with the most assists in Premier League history retires

Jul 26th 2020, 7:50 PM 12,214 Views 4 Comments

Leighton Baines has confirmed he is hanging up his boots.

# retirement - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Leinster confirm Barry Daly's retirement from pro rugby at the age of 27
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

Leinster confirm Barry Daly's retirement from pro rugby at the age of 27

Updated Jul 7th 2020, 9:31 PM 37,171 Views 16 Comments

The prolific UCD wing will move to the US to continue his education.

# retirement - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Ex-France and Barcelona defender injures knee Wednesday, retires Thursday
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Ex-France and Barcelona defender injures knee Wednesday, retires Thursday

Jun 25th 2020, 11:55 PM 15,236 Views 0 Comments

Jeremy Mathieu is hanging up his boots.

# retirement - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Focus Ireland ordered to pay €22,000 to 68-year-old 'humiliated' mediator for unlawfully retiring him
# WRC
# WRC

Focus Ireland ordered to pay €22,000 to 68-year-old 'humiliated' mediator for unlawfully retiring him

Jun 2nd 2020, 7:08 PM 41,265 Views 28 Comments

Baneham found that McGrath’s role with Focus Ireland “was ended through unlawful and less favourable treatment because of his age”.

# retirement - Friday 8 May, 2020

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air
# On Air
# On Air

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air

May 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 62,490 Views 21 Comments

The popular broadcaster will present his final Today With Sean O’Rourke show on RTÉ Radio One today.

# retirement - Thursday 16 April, 2020

'I didn't want to go chasing it in France or England, being away from family'
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

'I didn't want to go chasing it in France or England, being away from family'

Apr 16th 2020, 7:30 PM 15,766 Views 7 Comments

Eoin Griffin retired from rugby last year at the age of 28, after playing for Connacht over 100 times.

# retirement - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Elderly patients in Spain found abandoned, sometimes dead, in nursing homes
# Spain
# Spain

Elderly patients in Spain found abandoned, sometimes dead, in nursing homes

Mar 24th 2020, 8:58 AM 77,110 Views 54 Comments

The army has been charged with helping to disinfect retirement homes in Spain.

# retirement - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Helping people 'at their most vulnerable' as a guard and Joe Brolly's loss to the Sunday Game
# To Protect And Serve
From The42
# To Protect And Serve

Helping people 'at their most vulnerable' as a guard and Joe Brolly's loss to the Sunday Game

Mar 15th 2020, 3:19 PM 56,464 Views 15 Comments

Cork legend Tony Davis talks to The42 after his retirement last week.

# retirement - Friday 13 March, 2020

Nine-time Cork All-Ireland winner confirms retirement from inter-county camogie
# CALLING IT A DAY
From The42
# CALLING IT A DAY

Nine-time Cork All-Ireland winner confirms retirement from inter-county camogie

Mar 13th 2020, 9:58 AM 6,284 Views 1 Comment

‘It’s almost like a really bad break-up because it’s the only thing I’ve known all my life.’

# retirement - Sunday 1 March, 2020

The melancholy of the former distance runner
# Adaptation
From The42
# Adaptation

The melancholy of the former distance runner

Mar 1st 2020, 8:03 PM 28,009 Views 2 Comments

In the first part of our series, Irish Olympian Ciarán Ó Lionáird discusses life after high-level sport.

# retirement - Saturday 29 February, 2020

'You have to treat it like a business. You're a commodity. There's no favours out there'
# Reality
From The42
# Reality

'You have to treat it like a business. You're a commodity. There's no favours out there'

Feb 29th 2020, 8:00 AM 32,442 Views 6 Comments

Former Ireland and Ulster lock Dan Tuohy has been forced to retire from rugby.

# retirement - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

The State pension 'mess': Can we afford to roll back on the pension age?
# When I'm 65
# When I'm 65

The State pension 'mess': Can we afford to roll back on the pension age?

Jan 22nd 2020, 5:05 PM 35,726 Views 104 Comments

Finance expert Dr James Stewart told TheJournal.ie that pensions age issue had become “a bit of a mess”.

# retirement - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Retiring at 26: 'You feel like it's over... I didn't know what I was going to do'
# Doubt
From The42
# Doubt

Retiring at 26: 'You feel like it's over... I didn't know what I was going to do'

Jan 16th 2020, 9:02 PM 30,726 Views 13 Comments

Former Limerick player Sean Russell on coming to terms with the premature end to his football career.

# retirement - Monday 6 January, 2020

'You won't win without strong leadership, he typifies that probably better than anyone I've seen'
# Philip Mahony
From The42
# Philip Mahony

'You won't win without strong leadership, he typifies that probably better than anyone I've seen'

Jan 6th 2020, 7:24 PM 10,365 Views 1 Comment

Ex-Waterford captain Fergal Hartley hails the recently-retired Philip Mahony.

# retirement - Friday 13 December, 2019

Former PSG and Argentina star announces retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Former PSG and Argentina star announces retirement

Dec 13th 2019, 8:04 PM 9,506 Views 1 Comment

Ezequiel Lavezzi is hanging up his boots after spending the final seasons of his career with Hebei China Fortune.

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