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#Retirement

# retirement - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Rare medical condition forces Down's Marty Clarke to retire aged 29
# Retirement
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# Retirement

Rare medical condition forces Down's Marty Clarke to retire aged 29

Mar 2nd 2017, 12:35 PM 29,920 Views 13 Comments

The former Down footballer has been forced to call time on his career on the back of medical advice.

# retirement - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Poll: Should the retirement age be abolished?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the retirement age be abolished?

Feb 25th 2017, 4:23 PM 25,752 Views 86 Comments

A new Sinn Féin bill aims to abolish the mandatory age.

'Retirement should be an option' - plan to abolish retirement age welcomed
# Happy Retirement
# Happy Retirement

'Retirement should be an option' - plan to abolish retirement age welcomed

Feb 25th 2017, 7:10 AM 15,756 Views 25 Comments

It has received widespread welcome from older people’s’ groups.

# retirement - Friday 17 February, 2017

'No matter what happens I will manage next season'
# Promise
From The42
# Promise

'No matter what happens I will manage next season'

Feb 17th 2017, 10:18 AM 5,789 Views 10 Comments

Arsene Wenger confirms he does not intend to retire even if he leaves Arsenal at the end of the current campaign.

# retirement - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard announces retirement from football
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard announces retirement from football

Feb 2nd 2017, 11:24 AM 6,459 Views 29 Comments

The 38-year-old made over 400 appearances for the Blues between 2001 and 2014

# retirement - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Former garda forced to retire because of psychological injuries awarded €162,000
# Car Chase
# Car Chase

Former garda forced to retire because of psychological injuries awarded €162,000

Jan 17th 2017, 1:41 PM 23,952 Views 43 Comments

John Sutherland was involved in a head-on collision when chasing two youths who had robbed firearms from a house in Co Waterford.

# retirement - Monday 16 January, 2017

'I do not think I will return to coaching' - Van Gaal set to call it quits
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

'I do not think I will return to coaching' - Van Gaal set to call it quits

Jan 16th 2017, 9:42 PM 6,857 Views 9 Comments

The Dutch manager is widely considered to be one of football’s most innovative coaches.

# retirement - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Bradley Wiggins signs up for TV show following retirement from cycling
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Bradley Wiggins signs up for TV show following retirement from cycling

Jan 3rd 2017, 10:24 AM 6,664 Views 5 Comments

The 36-year-old is following in the footsteps of British sporting greats including Steve Redgrave.

# retirement - Thursday 29 December, 2016

The gap between private pensions and public pensions has the government worried
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

The gap between private pensions and public pensions has the government worried

Dec 29th 2016, 8:30 AM 25,515 Views 115 Comments

Enda Kenny said Minister Paschal Donohoe will not deal with its strategy for public pay until the Public Pay Commission sends its report.

# retirement - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Ireland's World medallist Caroline Ryan announces her retirement
# CALLING IT A DAY
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# CALLING IT A DAY

Ireland's World medallist Caroline Ryan announces her retirement

Dec 15th 2016, 11:56 AM 1,775 Views 0 Comments

The Kildare native has called time on an illustrious international cycling career.

# retirement - Friday 25 November, 2016

Mandatory retirement has lead to more 65-year-olds on the dole than at any other age
# Forced Out
# Forced Out

Mandatory retirement has lead to more 65-year-olds on the dole than at any other age

Nov 25th 2016, 6:12 AM 14,481 Views 33 Comments

Age Action is calling for mandatory retirement clauses that force people out of their work because of their age to be abolished.

# retirement - Saturday 12 November, 2016

What next for Robbie Keane?
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

What next for Robbie Keane?

Nov 12th 2016, 5:55 AM 8,702 Views 5 Comments

Ireland’s greatest goalscorer’s footballing future is up in the air.

# retirement - Saturday 22 October, 2016

'Football, thank you for everything': Former Ireland midfielder Stephen McPhail announces retirement
# New Chapter
From The42
# New Chapter

'Football, thank you for everything': Former Ireland midfielder Stephen McPhail announces retirement

Oct 22nd 2016, 2:28 PM 5,367 Views 6 Comments

The 36-year-old has decided to hang up his boots.

# retirement - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Limerick's Wayne McNamara brings his inter-county career to a close
# Time To Go
From The42
# Time To Go

Limerick's Wayne McNamara brings his inter-county career to a close

Oct 18th 2016, 9:38 PM 6,827 Views 3 Comments

Limerick GAA released a statement on social media earlier.

# retirement - Monday 17 October, 2016

'Don't share so much on social media' - advice for your 20s from those who have been there
# Word From The Wise
# Word From The Wise

'Don't share so much on social media' - advice for your 20s from those who have been there

Oct 17th 2016, 10:30 AM 26,736 Views 13 Comments

Retired people on why you shouldn’t worry ‘until worry worries you’.

# retirement - Sunday 21 August, 2016

A mandatory retirement age is discriminatory. It just doesn't make sense in a changing Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

A mandatory retirement age is discriminatory. It just doesn't make sense in a changing Ireland

Aug 21st 2016, 8:15 AM 1,481 Views 42 Comments

Age Action’s Justin Moran argues that as people live longer lives, it is time to remove barriers preventing older people from working.

# retirement - Monday 8 August, 2016

'Two things I won't miss is chicken and pasta and warm ups' - Eamon McGee calls time on Donegal career
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

'Two things I won't miss is chicken and pasta and warm ups' - Eamon McGee calls time on Donegal career

Aug 8th 2016, 7:31 PM 12,387 Views 8 Comments

He broke the news using a memorable Lord of the Rings passage.

# retirement - Monday 1 August, 2016

Poll: Should the State Pension age be dropped back to 65?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the State Pension age be dropped back to 65?

Aug 1st 2016, 10:03 AM 41,765 Views 159 Comments

There has been a spike in those aged 65 claiming social welfare here as they are not yet eligible for the State Pension.

# retirement - Thursday 21 July, 2016

'There's anger there and a lot of questions I'd like answered': Richie Power's injury nightmare
# Power Struggle
From The42
# Power Struggle

'There's anger there and a lot of questions I'd like answered': Richie Power's injury nightmare

Jul 21st 2016, 8:00 AM 34,659 Views 23 Comments

The Kilkenny man on coming to terms with the injury battle that forced his early retirement.

# retirement - Monday 4 July, 2016

Kieren Fallon announces his retirement from racing at 51
# Retirement
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# Retirement

Kieren Fallon announces his retirement from racing at 51

Jul 4th 2016, 11:38 AM 6,360 Views 11 Comments

The six-time Champion Jockey has stepped out of the saddle.

# retirement - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

6-time All-Ireland senior champion comes out of retirement to rejoin Cork squad
# Camogie
From The42
# Camogie

6-time All-Ireland senior champion comes out of retirement to rejoin Cork squad

May 3rd 2016, 6:22 PM 11,174 Views 2 Comments

Aoife Murray is back in the Cork setup.

# retirement - Monday 2 May, 2016

Tyson Fury: Klitschko rematch 100% my last fight
# Promise
From The42
# Promise

Tyson Fury: Klitschko rematch 100% my last fight

May 2nd 2016, 6:21 PM 11,374 Views 17 Comments

The star is adamant he will not be seen in a boxing ring again after his bout in Manchester.

# retirement - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

'I've been to watch French football but it's so boring' - Dunne on punditry and retirement in Monaco
# Life After Football
From The42
# Life After Football

'I've been to watch French football but it's so boring' - Dunne on punditry and retirement in Monaco

Apr 27th 2016, 7:00 AM 12,040 Views 5 Comments

Former Ireland centre-half Richard Dunne is the latest ex-player to try his hand at working in the Irish media.

# retirement - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

'Retirement is not something to be feared, but something to be embraced'
# Next Chapter
From The42
# Next Chapter

'Retirement is not something to be feared, but something to be embraced'

Apr 5th 2016, 9:05 PM 15,397 Views 2 Comments

Former Munster wing Johne Murphy is moving on with his coaching and business life.

# retirement - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Joseph O'Brien to quit riding and follow his dad into training
# New Gig
From The42
# New Gig

Joseph O'Brien to quit riding and follow his dad into training

Mar 8th 2016, 2:16 PM 6,273 Views 5 Comments

The two-time Irish champion jockey has already taken tentative steps into training.

# retirement - Saturday 13 February, 2016

'I'm not after sympathy' - Jack Collison's retirement statement is incredibly powerful
# CALLING IT A DAY
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# CALLING IT A DAY

'I'm not after sympathy' - Jack Collison's retirement statement is incredibly powerful

Feb 13th 2016, 10:58 AM 12,176 Views 4 Comments

The 27-year-old has been forced to hang up his boots.

# retirement - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'Paul O’Connell’s biggest attribute was his ability to inspire'
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

'Paul O’Connell’s biggest attribute was his ability to inspire'

Feb 9th 2016, 5:30 PM 357 Views 25 Comments

The Limerick native’s legacy will live on for generations to come as he will forever be remembered as a shining example of great leadership, writes James Galvin.

'It’s devastating to see him retire. He’s only 30 as well and he’s already after achieving so much.'
# Retirement
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# Retirement

'It’s devastating to see him retire. He’s only 30 as well and he’s already after achieving so much.'

Feb 9th 2016, 6:30 AM 10,349 Views 1 Comment

Richie Power’s retirement is being keenly felt in the Kilkenny camp.

# retirement - Thursday 28 January, 2016

One of Irish politics' most vociferous voices just bowed out in typical style
# Rabbitte Out
# Rabbitte Out

One of Irish politics' most vociferous voices just bowed out in typical style

Jan 28th 2016, 4:15 PM 34,926 Views 108 Comments

And it was a good one.

# retirement - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Now a veteran, Tipp attacker Callanan ready to lead after winter of Premier retirements
# New Dawn
From The42
# New Dawn

Now a veteran, Tipp attacker Callanan ready to lead after winter of Premier retirements

Jan 14th 2016, 5:00 PM 4,911 Views 4 Comments

The Drom-Inch man has won back-to-back Allstars in recent years.

# retirement - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Shefflin, Hayes and Corbett just 3 hurlers who won't be playing inter-county in 2016
# CALLING IT A DAY
From The42
# CALLING IT A DAY

Shefflin, Hayes and Corbett just 3 hurlers who won't be playing inter-county in 2016

Dec 30th 2015, 7:00 AM 7,186 Views 10 Comments

Tipp exodus dominates the most prominent retirees.

# retirement - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

So long Damien! Here are 7 ways to live your life like the Duffer
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

So long Damien! Here are 7 ways to live your life like the Duffer

Dec 22nd 2015, 6:15 AM 14,035 Views 9 Comments

You’ll need to get 14 hours’ sleep per night.

# retirement - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Alan Brogan: 'This was the right decision for myself, my family and the dressing room'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Alan Brogan: 'This was the right decision for myself, my family and the dressing room'

Dec 15th 2015, 8:59 PM 4,763 Views 6 Comments

The Dubliner also suggested Jim Gavin had wanted him to stay on.

# retirement - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Oireachtas group backs scrapping of compulsory retirement age
# Ageism
# Ageism

Oireachtas group backs scrapping of compulsory retirement age

Dec 10th 2015, 1:51 PM 10,179 Views 16 Comments

The committee heard during public consultation that the imposition of mandatory retirement is “deeply ageist”.

# retirement - Monday 7 December, 2015

One of Ireland's top cricketers has announced his retirement
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

One of Ireland's top cricketers has announced his retirement

Dec 7th 2015, 7:23 PM 4,741 Views 3 Comments

The Dubliner is one of four players to represent Ireland at three World Cups.

This chart shows how hard Irish people work for their pensions
# Retirement
# Retirement

This chart shows how hard Irish people work for their pensions

Dec 7th 2015, 6:05 AM 26,484 Views 25 Comments

Full benefit comes after 43 years of contributions.

# retirement - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Limerick dual star confirms intercounty retirement after 17-year career
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

Limerick dual star confirms intercounty retirement after 17-year career

Nov 24th 2015, 1:26 PM 9,842 Views 9 Comments

Stephen Lucey made almost 70 senior championship appearances for the Limerick senior hurlers and footballers.

# retirement - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Lar Corbett becomes the fourth Tipperary player to retire in a week
# Retirement
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# Retirement

Lar Corbett becomes the fourth Tipperary player to retire in a week

Nov 18th 2015, 4:41 PM 11,191 Views 110 Comments

The two-time All-Ireland winner has called it a day.

# retirement - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Another long-serving Tipperary hurler has called it a day
# Calling Time
From The42
# Calling Time

Another long-serving Tipperary hurler has called it a day

Nov 14th 2015, 12:53 PM 11,757 Views 4 Comments

James Woodlock has retired from inter-county hurling.

# retirement - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Richie McCaw refuses to admit World Cup final will be his last game of rugby
# Leader
From The42
# Leader

Richie McCaw refuses to admit World Cup final will be his last game of rugby

Oct 29th 2015, 3:18 PM 16,384 Views 18 Comments

The 34-year-old is widely expected to hang up his boots following Saturday’s clash with Australia.