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# welcome - This year 2022

Organisers confirm Saudi golf rebels won't be banned from next month's British Open
# Welcome
From The42
# Welcome

Organisers confirm Saudi golf rebels won't be banned from next month's British Open

Jun 22nd 2022, 10:35 AM 4,718 Views 9 Comments

“Since it was first played in 1860, openness has been fundamental to its ethos and unique appeal,” said R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers.

Q&A: I'm a Ukrainian planning to travel to Ireland - what do I need to know?
# Questions Answered
# Questions Answered

Q&A: I'm a Ukrainian planning to travel to Ireland - what do I need to know?

Apr 5th 2022, 3:38 PM 21,919 Views 0 Comments

What you need to know about accommodation, services and employment rights.

# welcome - All time

Exciting autumn for Farrell's Ireland as Fiji and Georgia get a welcome invitation
# New Look
From The42
# New Look

Exciting autumn for Farrell's Ireland as Fiji and Georgia get a welcome invitation

Sep 10th 2020, 7:30 PM 5,352 Views 3 Comments

Fixtures against Italy and Georgia look like chances to test the depth

Up to 2,900 refugees will be given sanctuary in Ireland over the next four years
# Resettling
# Resettling

Up to 2,900 refugees will be given sanctuary in Ireland over the next four years

Dec 17th 2019, 3:11 PM 24,532 Views 186 Comments

3,151 people have arrived to Ireland through a refugee programme since 2015.

Contractor was asked to install papal road markings in Dublin for free over concerns about cost
# Papal Visit
# Papal Visit

Contractor was asked to install papal road markings in Dublin for free over concerns about cost

Oct 6th 2018, 6:30 AM 43,660 Views 29 Comments

The markings were located at the Capuchin Day Centre and read: “Welcome Pope Francis” and “Fáilte a Phapa Prionsias”.

More Irish than the Irish themselves: Huge spike in number of British becoming 'naturalised citizens'
# Brits In
# Brits In

More Irish than the Irish themselves: Huge spike in number of British becoming 'naturalised citizens'

Sep 9th 2018, 1:25 PM 49,940 Views 79 Comments

Figures obtained by the senator showed how 529 British people became Irish citizens in the last year.

LeBron James signing hailed as 'historic moment' for Lakers
# Welcome
From The42
# Welcome

LeBron James signing hailed as 'historic moment' for Lakers

Jul 10th 2018, 11:11 AM 4,856 Views 3 Comments

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka says signing LeBron James is ‘an important confirmation of what we are building.’

'She's absolutely flying' - Staunton back with Mayo for a remarkable 24th season
# Cora
From The42
# Cora

'She's absolutely flying' - Staunton back with Mayo for a remarkable 24th season

Jun 6th 2018, 4:29 PM 5,186 Views 3 Comments

Mayo manager Peter Leahy confirmed the news to The42 today.

12 phrases that got official translations as Gaeilge in 2017
# Creeping
From The Daily Edge
# Creeping

12 phrases that got official translations as Gaeilge in 2017

Dec 24th 2017, 8:00 PM 8,098 Views 0 Comments

Ar fheabhas.

Varadkar says he will not rescind Donald Trump's invitation to visit Ireland
# RSVP
# RSVP

Varadkar says he will not rescind Donald Trump's invitation to visit Ireland

Jun 21st 2017, 2:25 PM 17,105 Views 46 Comments

Varadkar said rescinding the invite would cause a diplomatic incident.

Six more teenagers from 'The Jungle' migrant camp arrive in Ireland
# Welcome
# Welcome

Six more teenagers from 'The Jungle' migrant camp arrive in Ireland

Apr 2nd 2017, 1:12 PM 31,423 Views 116 Comments

This brings to 25 the number of children separated from their loved ones by the migrant crisis who have been accepted into Ireland.

Dublin Zoo's Facebook page is hopping over this adorable little newborn oryx
# Would You Look
From The Daily Edge
# Would You Look

Dublin Zoo's Facebook page is hopping over this adorable little newborn oryx

Jan 6th 2017, 8:36 AM 2,794 Views 0 Comments

Love at first sight.

Say hello to the first babies born in Ireland in 2017
# Welcome
# Welcome

Say hello to the first babies born in Ireland in 2017

Jan 1st 2017, 3:00 PM 56,574 Views 34 Comments

Twin boys were born in the Rotunda Hospital in Dublin at one second past midnight.

'The minute we came here for dinner, the lads were straight over'
# Welcome
From The42
# Welcome

'The minute we came here for dinner, the lads were straight over'

Nov 8th 2016, 5:01 PM 33,741 Views 10 Comments

Dundalk duo Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle have been getting used to life in the Ireland squad.

Ireland's Airbnb figures: 650,000 guests and €27 million income for hosts
# Spendy
# Spendy

Ireland's Airbnb figures: 650,000 guests and €27 million income for hosts

Nov 4th 2016, 8:37 PM 14,948 Views 31 Comments

In the last year, 6,000 hosts in regional and rural Ireland have earned an average additional income of €2,700 per household.

These 'Dublin Champions' are tasked with ensuring tourists enjoy the capital
# Welcome
# Welcome

These 'Dublin Champions' are tasked with ensuring tourists enjoy the capital

Jun 29th 2016, 11:42 AM 22,366 Views 28 Comments

A group of 80 specially trained tourism workers are now ready to be let loose in Dublin.

Emotional scenes as 190 Irish troops return home after 6 months in Lebanon
# Big Welcome
# Big Welcome

Emotional scenes as 190 Irish troops return home after 6 months in Lebanon

May 18th 2016, 9:40 AM 24,428 Views 25 Comments

One soldier was meeting his 10-week-old daughter for the first time.

THE NEWBIES: Introducing your new first-time TDs
# Fresh Blood
# Fresh Blood

THE NEWBIES: Introducing your new first-time TDs

Feb 28th 2016, 8:00 PM 60,198 Views 36 Comments

Meet the new kids on the block.

Meet the first babies born in Ireland in 2016
# Welcome
# Welcome

Meet the first babies born in Ireland in 2016

Jan 1st 2016, 12:25 PM 57,949 Views 44 Comments

Hi there, new arrivals.

The All Blacks got a rousing welcome ahead of an historic game in Samoa
# War Dance
From The42
# War Dance

The All Blacks got a rousing welcome ahead of an historic game in Samoa

Jul 6th 2015, 12:48 PM 7,987 Views 15 Comments

The Samoans have named their XV for an historic Test match in Apia on Wednesday.

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited
# Sightseeing
From The Daily Edge
# Sightseeing

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited

Apr 24th 2015, 2:30 PM 5,038 Views 1 Comment

He’s just casually tweeting about his day in the capital.

Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster
# Welcome
From The Daily Edge
# Welcome

Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster

Apr 17th 2015, 12:00 PM 5,233 Views 4 Comments

*applause*

PHOTOS: Meet Ireland's newest citizens
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

PHOTOS: Meet Ireland's newest citizens

Apr 10th 2015, 5:24 PM 22,240 Views 136 Comments

As of today, the country has 2,700 new citizens.

Another country is switching over to the euro currency tomorrow...
# Sign Me Up
# Sign Me Up

Another country is switching over to the euro currency tomorrow...

Dec 31st 2014, 2:35 PM 33,648 Views 35 Comments

132 million individual banknotes have been brought in and euro coins have been minted.

Sergeant-at-Arms who shot Canadian gunman gets standing ovation
# Hero's Welcome
# Hero's Welcome

Sergeant-at-Arms who shot Canadian gunman gets standing ovation

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:28 PM 21,893 Views 50 Comments

Kevin Vickers was given a hero’s welcome in the Canadian Parliament today.

Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens
# Welcome
# Welcome

Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens

Sep 22nd 2014, 8:45 PM 19,977 Views 146 Comments

The country gained 3,275 new citizens today.

It's a girl! First pics of the newest elephant calf born at Dublin Zoo
# Dublin Zoo
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Zoo

It's a girl! First pics of the newest elephant calf born at Dublin Zoo

Sep 19th 2014, 10:03 AM 13,922 Views 16 Comments

She’s just 48 hours old.

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary
# Place To Call Home
# Place To Call Home

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary

Sep 13th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,551 Views 13 Comments

You can get involved – it’s simple, say the organisers, who hope it will spread throughout the country.

Here's how Twitter reacted to the news that Sexton is coming home
# Welcome Back
From The42
# Welcome Back

Here's how Twitter reacted to the news that Sexton is coming home

Sep 4th 2014, 6:12 PM 10,488 Views 10 Comments

There was plenty of happiness on the social media network as the transfer was confirmed.

Messi would be 'delighted' to see Higuaín join him at Barcelona
# Welcome
From The42
# Welcome

Messi would be 'delighted' to see Higuaín join him at Barcelona

Jun 17th 2014, 11:43 AM 3,588 Views 4 Comments

The Napoli striker has been heavily linked with a move to the Nou Camp this summer.

FDI companies love doing business here - and not just for our corporation tax rate
# Welcome
# Welcome

FDI companies love doing business here - and not just for our corporation tax rate

May 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,080 Views 36 Comments

Companies said the access to Europe was a critical factor in relation to their priorities for setting up shop here.

We want to have more tourists than residents in Ireland next year
# Fáilte
# Fáilte

We want to have more tourists than residents in Ireland next year

Apr 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,159 Views 43 Comments

Leo Varadkar announces ambition to bring 7.5 million visitors here in next two years.

They love us: 11% rise in foreign visitors to Ireland
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

They love us: 11% rise in foreign visitors to Ireland

Mar 26th 2014, 1:58 PM 7,815 Views 43 Comments

Visitors from Great Britain, the US and the rest of the world all climbed by double digit percentages.

There's an accidental message to tourists in Dublin Airport
# Céad Míle Fáilte
From The Daily Edge
# Céad Míle Fáilte

There's an accidental message to tourists in Dublin Airport

Feb 9th 2014, 11:14 AM 6,838 Views 2 Comments

Unfortunate.

Jose Mourinho welcomes back journalist returning to work after cancer fight
# Gesture
From The42
# Gesture

Jose Mourinho welcomes back journalist returning to work after cancer fight

Jan 18th 2014, 10:29 AM 9,737 Views 10 Comments

ITV News’ Rags Martel received special treatment from the Special One.

8 heartwarming moments where pets and their owners are reunited
# Pure Joy
From The Daily Edge
# Pure Joy

8 heartwarming moments where pets and their owners are reunited

Sep 7th 2013, 1:00 PM 22,678 Views 42 Comments

Where have they been all their lives?

'Welcome to Northern Ireland' signs spark political row
# Border
# Border

'Welcome to Northern Ireland' signs spark political row

Aug 7th 2012, 4:09 PM 18,923 Views 248 Comments

Two signs have already been illegally removed and Sinn Féin representative Phil Flanagan said they are “a waste of money”.

Aung San Suu Kyi in Ireland: Full details of public event
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# Welcome

Aung San Suu Kyi in Ireland: Full details of public event

Jun 18th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,151 Views 18 Comments

The Burmese democracy icon will receive the Freedom of Dublin and be serenaded at public concert. Here’s the running order for the night.