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# wellington - Monday 25 May, 2020

New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

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

# wellington - Friday 17 May, 2019

From The42 Jaguares take advantage of Barrett absence to shock Hurricanes in Wellington Orange Crush This post contains videos

Jaguares take advantage of Barrett absence to shock Hurricanes in Wellington

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

# wellington - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

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

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

Cavan’s Cillian Sheridan has joined Wellington Phoenix FC.

# wellington - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

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

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

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

# wellington - Saturday 1 July, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Letter from New Zealand: Welcoming Wellington hits the spot

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

# wellington - Friday 30 June, 2017

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

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

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

# wellington - Thursday 29 June, 2017

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

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

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

# wellington - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

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

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

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

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

Iain Henderson makes huge Lions statement in second Test audition

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

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

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

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

# wellington - Sunday 25 June, 2017

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

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

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

# wellington - Friday 4 November, 2016

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

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

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

# wellington - Saturday 18 June, 2016

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

Devastating All Blacks complete series victory over plucky Wales

The sides were level at the break.

# wellington - Friday 18 September, 2015

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

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

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...

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# wellington - Thursday 13 March, 2014

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

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

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

# wellington - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

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

Check out the Kiwi wonderkid who has switched to league

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

# wellington - Saturday 26 October, 2013

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

Cameraman pushed off Segway during New Zealand cup final

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?

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

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

The quake hit 57 kilometres south-southwest of Wellington.

# wellington - Sunday 21 April, 2013

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

Tearful All Black winger Julian Savea admits domestic assault charge

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

# wellington - Sunday 25 November, 2012

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

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

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

# wellington - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

From The42 All Black legend Jock Hobbs dies RIP

All Black legend Jock Hobbs dies

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

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

From The42 In pictures: Thousands turn out to celebrate the All Blacks' World Cup win Champione This post contains images

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

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

# wellington - Saturday 15 October, 2011

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

Shane Jennings’ World Cup diary: the final chapter

“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

From The42 As it happened: South Africa v Australia Liveblog

As it happened: South Africa v Australia

If you couldn’t drag yourself out of bed, here’s the minute-by-minute coverage of this morning’s quarter-final between South Africa and Australia.

# wellington - Saturday 8 October, 2011

From The42 The (Un)Happy Camper: Bye, bye, bye Delilah End Of The Road This post contains videos

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

“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.”

From The42 In pictures: Wales end Irish World Cup dream Heartbreak This post contains images

In pictures: Wales end Irish World Cup dream

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

# wellington - Friday 7 October, 2011

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

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

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

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

Fergus McFadden’s World Cup diary: week 4

“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.”

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

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

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

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

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

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.

# wellington - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

From The42 In pictures: Ireland's rugby stars hit the weights Spot Me This post contains images

In pictures: Ireland's rugby stars hit the weights

The countdown is on to Saturday’s World Cup quarter-final shoot-out with Wales. And Declan Kidney’s men are ready for the gun show.

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