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#Setanta

# setanta - Saturday 10 March, 2018

So why won't insurance companies cover your 10-year-old car?
# RISKY BUSINESS
# RISKY BUSINESS

So why won't insurance companies cover your 10-year-old car?

Mar 10th 2018, 9:00 PM 197,216 Views 164 Comments

Many insurers refuse to offer policies for older cars regardless of their roadworthiness.

# setanta - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

The Irish taxpayer will pick up the tab for bust Setanta Insurance
# Car Crash
# Car Crash

The Irish taxpayer will pick up the tab for bust Setanta Insurance

Jan 30th 2018, 3:54 PM 26,098 Views 57 Comments

The total cost of the claims could be in the region of €90m.

# setanta - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Poll: Did your car insurance premium increase this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did your car insurance premium increase this year?

Dec 23rd 2017, 9:48 AM 26,431 Views 106 Comments

Insurance premiums have risen for many people in recent years.

Woman has lost over €100,000 since car accident affected by Setanta collapse
# Chronic Pain
# Chronic Pain

Woman has lost over €100,000 since car accident affected by Setanta collapse

Dec 23rd 2017, 12:05 AM 27,543 Views 24 Comments

Lost income, medical expenses and legal fees have taken a huge toll on her life.

# setanta - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Former Setanta policyholders worried they're 'personally on the hook' for outstanding claims
# Car Insurance
# Car Insurance

Former Setanta policyholders worried they're 'personally on the hook' for outstanding claims

Dec 10th 2017, 6:30 AM 13,713 Views 12 Comments

In May, the Supreme Court ruled that the Irish State must be held liable for the claims.

# setanta - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Supreme Court rules State must make payouts to claimants affected by collapse of Setanta Insurance
# Insurance Ruling
# Insurance Ruling

Supreme Court rules State must make payouts to claimants affected by collapse of Setanta Insurance

May 25th 2017, 3:18 PM 20,080 Views 34 Comments

The State Liquidator and Insurance Compensation Fund (ICF) is now to be held liable for the outstanding Setanta payouts.

# setanta - Monday 13 March, 2017

'I'm still heartbroken': Woman who lost partner and friend in horrific crash in 'substantial' debt
# Setanta Insurance
# Setanta Insurance

'I'm still heartbroken': Woman who lost partner and friend in horrific crash in 'substantial' debt

Mar 13th 2017, 10:02 PM 37,358 Views 0 Comments

Kate Flynn was awarded a large payout but hasn’t received any money due to a long-running legal battle.

# setanta - Friday 6 January, 2017

1,666 Setanta Insurance claimants still waiting on payouts
# Motor Insurance
# Motor Insurance

1,666 Setanta Insurance claimants still waiting on payouts

Jan 6th 2017, 6:07 AM 8,251 Views 11 Comments

It is nearly three years since the insurer collapsed.

# setanta - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Setanta Insurance customers are still waiting to be paid up to €90 million
# Collapse
# Collapse

Setanta Insurance customers are still waiting to be paid up to €90 million

Jul 27th 2016, 6:04 AM 8,080 Views 16 Comments

The Maltese-based firm was wound up in April 2014.

# setanta - Friday 22 July, 2016

This is how drivers will be protected if a motor insurance company collapses
# Setanta
# Setanta

This is how drivers will be protected if a motor insurance company collapses

Jul 22nd 2016, 3:23 PM 17,016 Views 28 Comments

The liquidation of Setanta Insurance in 2014 left over 1,700 people out of pocket.

# setanta - Monday 7 December, 2015

Setanta Sports Ireland is being sold to Eir
# Eir We Go
# Eir We Go

Setanta Sports Ireland is being sold to Eir

Dec 7th 2015, 8:39 AM 17,047 Views 40 Comments

The transaction includes BT Sport’s Irish rights for sporting events.

# setanta - Friday 4 September, 2015

Setanta Insurance customers will finally get the money they're owed
# Court
# Court

Setanta Insurance customers will finally get the money they're owed

Sep 4th 2015, 1:26 PM 12,010 Views 18 Comments

The firm was wound up in 2014, but over 1,700 claims were outstanding.

# setanta - Thursday 6 August, 2015

'Roy Keane has what it takes to be a top-level manager'
# Backing
From The42
# Backing

'Roy Keane has what it takes to be a top-level manager'

Aug 6th 2015, 11:03 PM 9,156 Views 18 Comments

Critics previously questioned whether the Corkonian has the temperament to succeed as a coach.

# setanta - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Setanta Sports had the perfect caption to troll Dublin's Bryan Cullen last night
# Show Us Your Gold Cards
From The42
# Show Us Your Gold Cards

Setanta Sports had the perfect caption to troll Dublin's Bryan Cullen last night

Mar 5th 2015, 8:06 AM 13,341 Views 10 Comments

Forget the medals, Coppers access is what really matters to the modern GAA star.

# setanta - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

'They get such a buzz out of it that they want more and more' - The life of an Irish extreme athlete
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

'They get such a buzz out of it that they want more and more' - The life of an Irish extreme athlete

Mar 4th 2015, 12:00 PM 9,083 Views 2 Comments

Kipper Maguire, the show’s presenter, chats to The42 about these unique individuals.

# setanta - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Daly, O'Sullivan, Horan and Hogan signed up by Setanta as GAA league pundits
# Analyse This
From The42
# Analyse This

Daly, O'Sullivan, Horan and Hogan signed up by Setanta as GAA league pundits

Jan 20th 2015, 5:55 PM 6,465 Views 7 Comments

The station is set to broadcast 17 Allianz league games this year.

# setanta - Thursday 14 August, 2014

6 essentials you need before the Premier League returns tomorrow
# Sponsored By Setanta
From The42
# Sponsored By Setanta

6 essentials you need before the Premier League returns tomorrow

Aug 14th 2014, 11:12 AM 32,558 Views 40 Comments

Have you checked them off your list?

# setanta - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Setanta customers won't be covered by insurance emergency fund
# Take Cover
# Take Cover

Setanta customers won't be covered by insurance emergency fund

Jul 23rd 2014, 8:48 AM 9,263 Views 17 Comments

The Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland would be “exceeding its brief” by paying out to customers of the bust Maltese outfit.

# setanta - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Regulator had concerns about Setanta Insurance seven months before warning consumers
# Delay
# Delay

Regulator had concerns about Setanta Insurance seven months before warning consumers

Jul 9th 2014, 4:23 PM 6,531 Views 30 Comments

The failed insurer has combined unpaid liabilities and premiums of around €45 million, the Finance Committee was told today.

# setanta - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Irish documentary examines if 2010 World Cup was any good for South Africa
# The Hangover
From The42
# The Hangover

Irish documentary examines if 2010 World Cup was any good for South Africa

Jun 24th 2014, 5:36 PM 3,194 Views 0 Comments

Evan McAuliffe travelled to the land of ‘Bafana Bafana’ during football’s biggest part and returned after the last revellers had left.

# setanta - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Setanta policyholders advised to get new insurance
# Search Starts
# Search Starts

Setanta policyholders advised to get new insurance

May 1st 2014, 9:53 AM 504 Views 0 Comments

A liquidator has now been appointed to the company.

# setanta - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Apr 17th 2014, 10:58 PM 14,234 Views 7 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Anglo bosses found guilty, Bertie Ahern, and Ukraine…

Setanta Insurance wind up leaves policyholders 'stranded without cover'
# In Limbo
# In Limbo

Setanta Insurance wind up leaves policyholders 'stranded without cover'

Apr 17th 2014, 1:39 PM 22,089 Views 45 Comments

The Central Bank said today that Setanta is not in a position to confirm that claims will be met in full.

# setanta - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Setanta Ó hAilpín delisted by Aussie Rules side
# Santy In College Ger
From The42
# Santy In College Ger

Setanta Ó hAilpín delisted by Aussie Rules side

Sep 4th 2013, 11:56 AM 5,306 Views 2 Comments

Is it too late to get the Young Hurler of the Year back for Sunday, JBM?

# setanta - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

‘Meeting UFC president Dana White in Vegas has spurred me on’ – Conor McGregor
# On The Rise
From The42
# On The Rise

‘Meeting UFC president Dana White in Vegas has spurred me on’ – Conor McGregor

Jul 31st 2013, 8:00 AM 9,396 Views 19 Comments

Ireland’s MMA star says he is intent on reaching the top. And his upcoming fight in Boston is the next step on the ladder.

# setanta - Monday 24 June, 2013

30 live UFC events, including Conor McGregor in Boston, confirmed for Irish TV
# Scraps On Tv
From The42
# Scraps On Tv

30 live UFC events, including Conor McGregor in Boston, confirmed for Irish TV

Jun 24th 2013, 11:50 AM 9,972 Views 12 Comments

Setanta Sports have added to their package and will now have 33 extra Premier League games at 3pm on Saturdays.

# setanta - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Colm O'Neill wishes Setanta well ahead of his AFL comeback from cruciate injury
# Return
From The42
# Return

Colm O'Neill wishes Setanta well ahead of his AFL comeback from cruciate injury

Apr 17th 2013, 4:46 PM 2,728 Views 0 Comments

The former Cork hurler is set to feature for GWS Giants against Melbourne at the MCG this Sunday.

# setanta - Friday 30 November, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# TV Listings
From The42
# TV Listings

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Nov 30th 2012, 8:11 AM 2,822 Views 9 Comments

Pull on that onesie, ring the chipper and get on that couch, my friend.

# setanta - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Poll: Have you been watching the Paralympic Games?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you been watching the Paralympic Games?

Sep 4th 2012, 11:11 AM 5,711 Views 28 Comments

Ireland are enjoying great success – but many Irish viewers don’t have the TV channels they might need.

# setanta - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Influx of Kiwis to the provinces but where are the Irish coaches?
# Black On GReen
From The42
# Black On GReen

Influx of Kiwis to the provinces but where are the Irish coaches?

May 9th 2012, 12:51 PM 656 Views 0 Comments

When Rob Penney touches down in Shannon and Mark Anscombe takes over at Ravenhill, three of the four provinces will be led by New Zealanders.

# setanta - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Which Leinster Schools Senior Cup game should be shown on the telly?
# Engage
From The42
# Engage

Which Leinster Schools Senior Cup game should be shown on the telly?

Jan 5th 2012, 3:59 PM 2,799 Views 1 Comment

Setanta are asking viewers to decide which ties they broadcast this year.

# setanta - Monday 28 November, 2011

I've come full circle, says Setanta after move 'home' to Sydney
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

I've come full circle, says Setanta after move 'home' to Sydney

Nov 28th 2011, 11:22 AM 425 Views 0 Comments

Setanta Ó hAilpín is looking forward to some game time with his new side Greater Western Sydney Giants.