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# wellington - Today’s News

‘Give it to those that suffered most’: Should a NI-style £100 voucher be introduced in Ireland?
# High Street Voucher
# High Street Voucher

‘Give it to those that suffered most’: Should a NI-style £100 voucher be introduced in Ireland?

6 minutes ago 187 Views 1 Comment
  • Adults in Northern Ireland are being given free £100 vouchers to be spent before the end of November.
  • Sinn Féin is among those calling on the Government to create a similar initiative.
  • Stakeholders have raised some doubts about the programme, reports Céimin Burke.

# wellington - Yesterday’s News

Government approves ‘comprehensive’ review into Ireland’s planning laws
# Housing For All
# Housing For All

Government approves ‘comprehensive’ review into Ireland’s planning laws

1 hour ago 4,947 Views 13 Comments

The Taoiseach said the legislation needs ‘a complete overhaul’ to deliver on the targets set out in the Housing For All strategy.

Sheriff stun Real Madrid with unlikely victory at Bernabeu
# Champions League
From The42
# Champions League

Sheriff stun Real Madrid with unlikely victory at Bernabeu

Updated 1 hour ago 5,780 Views 11 Comments

Sebastien Thill scored a stunning 89th-minute winner.

Justice Committee: Govt should create strategy to address premature release of info into media
# Justice Committee
# Justice Committee

Justice Committee: Govt should create strategy to address premature release of info into media

2 hours ago 3,276 Views 15 Comments

The Joint Committee on Justice released its report ‘Civil Liberties during the Covid-19 Pandemic’ today.

Lionel Messi off the mark as Paris St Germain beat Manchester City
# Champions League
From The42
# Champions League

Lionel Messi off the mark as Paris St Germain beat Manchester City

2 hours ago 11,340 Views 8 Comments

The Argentinian added to Idrissa Gana Gueye’s opener in a 2-0 win.

Salah, Mane and Firmino all on target as Liverpool rout hapless Porto
# Porto Tradition
From The42
# Porto Tradition

Salah, Mane and Firmino all on target as Liverpool rout hapless Porto

2 hours ago 3,427 Views 8 Comments

Jurgen Klopp’s side enjoyed another goal-laden trip to the Dragao.

Wexford Youths edge out DLR Waves to close in on league leaders Peamount
# WNL
From The42
# WNL

Wexford Youths edge out DLR Waves to close in on league leaders Peamount

2 hours ago 744 Views 0 Comments

Substitute Sinead Taylor scored the only goal of the game eight minutes from time.

Irish international makes debut as West Brom hammer Mick McCarthy's Cardiff
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Irish international makes debut as West Brom hammer Mick McCarthy's Cardiff

2 hours ago 4,541 Views 1 Comment

The Baggies have gone to the top of the table.

Prince Andrew acknowledges court papers over sex assault claims
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Prince Andrew acknowledges court papers over sex assault claims

2 hours ago 11,746 Views 0 Comments

He has been accused of sexually assaulting a then 17-year-old girl.

Family and gardaí 'concerned for well being' of woman (51) missing from Dublin
# Missing
# Missing

Family and gardaí 'concerned for well being' of woman (51) missing from Dublin

2 hours ago 19,960 Views 0 Comments

Nataljia Rimsiene was last seen on Sunday evening at approximately 8.30pm.

# wellington - Monday 27 July, 2020

Ex-All Blacks wing Savea re-joins the Hurricanes after leaving Toulon
# Hometown
From The42
# Hometown

Ex-All Blacks wing Savea re-joins the Hurricanes after leaving Toulon

Jul 27th 2020, 11:22 AM 6,033 Views 2 Comments

The 29-year-old scored 46 tries in his 51 Tests.

# wellington - Monday 25 May, 2020

New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake
# Wellington
# Wellington

New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

May 25th 2020, 7:57 AM 57,383 Views 92 Comments

Jacinda Ardern was conducting a live television interview when the 5.6 magnitude quake struck.

# wellington - Friday 17 May, 2019

Jaguares take advantage of Barrett absence to shock Hurricanes in Wellington
# Orange Crush
From The42
# Orange Crush

Jaguares take advantage of Barrett absence to shock Hurricanes in Wellington

May 17th 2019, 11:42 AM 4,843 Views 1 Comment

The Argentine club used their set-piece to boost them to a bonus point win over the ‘Canes

# wellington - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

On the move! Irish striker Sheridan signs deal with New Zealand club
# Packing His Bags
From The42
# Packing His Bags

On the move! Irish striker Sheridan signs deal with New Zealand club

Jan 2nd 2019, 8:26 PM 14,024 Views 25 Comments

Cavan’s Cillian Sheridan has joined Wellington Phoenix FC.

# wellington - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup

Dec 12th 2018, 1:00 PM 32,267 Views 8 Comments

Molloy moved to New Zealand in 2016 from Wexford Youths and currently plays for Team Wellington.

# wellington - Saturday 1 July, 2017

'I'm not worried about his goal-kicking at all' - Hansen backing Barrett
# Gracious
From The42
# Gracious

'I'm not worried about his goal-kicking at all' - Hansen backing Barrett

Jul 1st 2017, 8:40 PM 5,756 Views 2 Comments

Steve Hansen was gracious in defeat in Wellington on Saturday night.

A great day for Gatland as he finally gets elusive victory over All Blacks
# Winner
From The42
# Winner

A great day for Gatland as he finally gets elusive victory over All Blacks

Jul 1st 2017, 3:30 PM 10,423 Views 14 Comments

The Lions boss said criticism of his team has actually helped galvanise them.

Rumours of the Lions' future demise proven to be very premature
# Historic
From The42
# Historic

Rumours of the Lions' future demise proven to be very premature

Jul 1st 2017, 11:16 AM 10,748 Views 9 Comments

This was a huge game for the touring side, whose future had been strongly questioned.

Lions legend Sir Ian McGeechan collapses ahead of second Test in Wellington
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

Lions legend Sir Ian McGeechan collapses ahead of second Test in Wellington

Jul 1st 2017, 7:36 AM 31,606 Views 6 Comments

The 70-year-old is said to be in a ‘moderate’ condition.

Letter from New Zealand: Welcoming Wellington hits the spot
# Capital
From The42
# Capital

Letter from New Zealand: Welcoming Wellington hits the spot

Jul 1st 2017, 4:53 AM 3,728 Views 1 Comment

The locals in the capital city have been warm towards the visiting Lions fans.

# wellington - Friday 30 June, 2017

Analysis: The key areas for the Lions if they are to win in Wellington
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Analysis: The key areas for the Lions if they are to win in Wellington

Jun 30th 2017, 2:50 PM 15,903 Views 24 Comments

We’ve looked at the areas where Warren Gatland’s side need to be better against the All Blacks.

# wellington - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'I'd love to go back to Munster but not at this moment' - Holland
# Ligind
From The42
# Ligind

'I'd love to go back to Munster but not at this moment' - Holland

Jun 29th 2017, 1:00 AM 10,878 Views 6 Comments

The Hurricanes assistant coach has happy memories of Ireland but is learning in New Zealand.

# wellington - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Henderson frustrated by 'stupid' yellow after putting himself in Test frame
# Test Hopes
From The42
# Test Hopes

Henderson frustrated by 'stupid' yellow after putting himself in Test frame

Jun 27th 2017, 10:00 PM 12,045 Views 12 Comments

The 25-year-old Ulsterman was outstanding before being sent to the sin bin.

Iain Henderson makes huge Lions statement in second Test audition
# STANDOUT
From The42
# STANDOUT

Iain Henderson makes huge Lions statement in second Test audition

Jun 27th 2017, 11:19 AM 27,744 Views 29 Comments

Rory Best and CJ Stander were strong too, but Robbie Henshaw was injured in the first half.

Gatland unwilling to use bench as Lions surrender winning position in Wellington
# All Even
From The42
# All Even

Gatland unwilling to use bench as Lions surrender winning position in Wellington

Jun 27th 2017, 10:36 AM 12,724 Views 33 Comments

The Hurricanes mounted a second-half comeback at the Cake Tin.

# wellington - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Huge uphill task for the Lions with All Blacks ready to move up a gear
# Ominous
From The42
# Ominous

Huge uphill task for the Lions with All Blacks ready to move up a gear

Jun 25th 2017, 12:05 AM 8,760 Views 13 Comments

Warren Gatland’s men missed their chance to really put doubt in the Kiwis’ minds.

# wellington - Friday 4 November, 2016

'It shouldn't just be for the elite' - Irishman Brennan's work with Kiwi mental skills
# Facing History
From The42
# Facing History

'It shouldn't just be for the elite' - Irishman Brennan's work with Kiwi mental skills

Nov 4th 2016, 8:33 PM 17,299 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin native spent the last two and a half years working with the Hurricanes in Wellington.

# wellington - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Devastating All Blacks complete series victory over plucky Wales
# All Blacks
From The42
# All Blacks

Devastating All Blacks complete series victory over plucky Wales

Jun 18th 2016, 11:02 AM 9,002 Views 5 Comments

The sides were level at the break.

# wellington - Friday 18 September, 2015

There was a thrilling 14-point turnaround in the last 3 minutes of this ITM Cup match
# New Zealand
From The42
# New Zealand

There was a thrilling 14-point turnaround in the last 3 minutes of this ITM Cup match

Sep 18th 2015, 8:00 PM 4,287 Views 3 Comments

Wellington had been the form team in NZ, but have now lost two in a row.

# wellington - Monday 7 April, 2014

Well, this is surprising...
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Well, this is surprising...

Apr 7th 2014, 3:54 PM 46,542 Views 53 Comments

No Comment.

# wellington - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Pub offering beers in exchange for dead rats in attempt to rid city of pests
# Don't Give A Rats
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Give A Rats

Pub offering beers in exchange for dead rats in attempt to rid city of pests

Mar 13th 2014, 6:00 PM 25,837 Views 21 Comments

Students in Wellington, NZ can trade in their unwelcome houseguests for a cold one.

# wellington - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Check out the Kiwi wonderkid who has switched to league
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

Check out the Kiwi wonderkid who has switched to league

Oct 29th 2013, 7:01 PM 8,804 Views 0 Comments

Nelson Asofa-Solomona is being hyped as the next Sonny Bill Williams in New Zealand.

# wellington - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Cameraman pushed off Segway during New Zealand cup final
# Way To Go
From The42
# Way To Go

Cameraman pushed off Segway during New Zealand cup final

Oct 26th 2013, 4:46 PM 6,580 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Canterbury ousted Wellington to keep up an impressive winning streak.

# wellington - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Politicians' places of work: what happens around the world?
# Dáil Bar
# Dáil Bar

Politicians' places of work: what happens around the world?

Sep 7th 2013, 8:30 AM 7,476 Views 38 Comments

TDs and senators may have spent six figures in Leinster House bars last year, but how do their perks compare with those of their international counterparts?

# wellington - Friday 16 August, 2013

Earthquake sends New Zealand office workers scrambling
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Earthquake sends New Zealand office workers scrambling

Aug 16th 2013, 10:21 AM 8,924 Views 14 Comments

No tsunami warning has been issued after a 6.5 magnitude temblor hit the country’s South Island.

# wellington - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand

Jul 21st 2013, 8:11 AM 10,338 Views 11 Comments

The quake hit 57 kilometres south-southwest of Wellington.

# wellington - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Tearful All Black winger Julian Savea admits domestic assault charge
# Charged
From The42
# Charged

Tearful All Black winger Julian Savea admits domestic assault charge

Apr 21st 2013, 10:10 AM 5,691 Views 1 Comment

The New Zealander, who tormented Ireland last summer, will appear in court next Monday.

# wellington - Sunday 25 November, 2012

VIDEO: All Blacks sweat over Hore suspension after forearm smash on Davies
# Hore No Evil
From The42
# Hore No Evil

VIDEO: All Blacks sweat over Hore suspension after forearm smash on Davies

Nov 25th 2012, 4:34 PM 1,830 Views 1 Comment

New Zealand won their encounter against Wales and they bossed a few scraps while they were at it.

# wellington - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

All Black legend Jock Hobbs dies
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

All Black legend Jock Hobbs dies

Mar 13th 2012, 10:52 AM 422 Views 0 Comments

Player-turned-administrator played major part in bringing the World Cup to New Zealand before he was diagnosed with leukaemia.

# wellington - Friday 4 November, 2011

New Zealand toddler lives on leftovers for two days after mother dies
# Tragic
# Tragic

New Zealand toddler lives on leftovers for two days after mother dies

Nov 4th 2011, 7:19 AM 2,158 Views 12 Comments

Three-year-old Shylah Silbery managed to open the fridge to feed herself after she was unable to wake her mother at their Wellington home.

# wellington - Monday 24 October, 2011

In pictures: Thousands turn out to celebrate the All Blacks' World Cup win
# Champione
From The42
# Champione

In pictures: Thousands turn out to celebrate the All Blacks' World Cup win

Oct 24th 2011, 11:44 AM 497 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a long time coming, but now it’s here.

# wellington - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Shane Jennings’ World Cup diary: the final chapter
# Regrets
From The42
# Regrets

Shane Jennings’ World Cup diary: the final chapter

Oct 15th 2011, 11:20 AM 616 Views 2 Comments

“There wasn’t much to say in the dressing room and in the team room afterwards. Deccie didn’t even say that much. What could you say?” Jenno checks in with the final installment of his World Cup diary.

# wellington - Sunday 9 October, 2011

As it happened: South Africa v Australia From The42
Live Oct 9th 2011, 5:59 AM

As it happened: South Africa v Australia

# wellington - Saturday 8 October, 2011

The (Un)Happy Camper: Bye, bye, bye Delilah
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

The (Un)Happy Camper: Bye, bye, bye Delilah

Oct 8th 2011, 10:18 AM 1,677 Views 13 Comments

“Before leaving Dublin we asked only one thing of this Irish team; a whole-hearted performance. And, by God, they delivered that in every second of every game.”

In pictures: Wales end Irish World Cup dream
# Heartbreak
From The42
# Heartbreak

In pictures: Wales end Irish World Cup dream

Oct 8th 2011, 8:21 AM 1,960 Views 21 Comments

Ireland’s Webb Ellis hopes ended in Wellington earlier this morning. Here’s how.

# wellington - Friday 7 October, 2011

The Happy Camper: watch out Wellington, here comes the cavalry
# Camper's Run
From The42
# Camper's Run

The Happy Camper: watch out Wellington, here comes the cavalry

Oct 7th 2011, 10:36 AM 963 Views 0 Comments

The greening of Wellington is almost complete. But half the Irish in town have tickets to the wrong quarter-final.

# wellington - Thursday 6 October, 2011

Fergus McFadden’s World Cup diary: week 4
# Players' Room
From The42
# Players' Room

Fergus McFadden’s World Cup diary: week 4

Oct 6th 2011, 9:58 PM 2,184 Views 2 Comments

“I actually thought Sean’s little talk was pretty good on Monday but the lads weren’t happy and the bus driver was told to pull over and he was kicked off and made to find his own way to the hotel.”

8 things you (probably) didn't know about Craig Joubert
# Introducing...
From The42
# Introducing...

8 things you (probably) didn't know about Craig Joubert

Oct 6th 2011, 1:01 PM 6,913 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of Saturday’s showdown, we take a look at the man who will be calling the shots.

Injury concern Best confirmed as good to go for quarter-final
# Hooked
From The42
# Hooked

Injury concern Best confirmed as good to go for quarter-final

Oct 6th 2011, 9:15 AM 828 Views 9 Comments

The Ulster man was a doubt for the Rugby World Cup quarter-final because of bruised AC shoulder joint which he picked up in the impressive win over Italy last weekend in Dunedin.

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