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#youth

# youth - This year 2022

'These youngsters are at a time when they believe they are invincible'
# Homegrown
From The42
# Homegrown

'These youngsters are at a time when they believe they are invincible'

Jan 16th 2022, 6:30 PM 13,135 Views 10 Comments

Ulster boss Dan McFarland was delighted with his young backline’s impact against Northampton.

# youth - Last year 2021

'I trained with a guy who was born in 2004... Earlsie could have been his father!'
# Fresh Faces
From The42
# Fresh Faces

'I trained with a guy who was born in 2004... Earlsie could have been his father!'

Dec 8th 2021, 3:22 PM 16,967 Views 8 Comments

Munster captain Peter O’Mahony has been impressed by the young players at training.

Selfie areas and pop-up clinics used in bid to boost the North's youth vaccination rates
# Vaccination Uptake
# Vaccination Uptake

Selfie areas and pop-up clinics used in bid to boost the North's youth vaccination rates

Jul 30th 2021, 6:00 AM 9,865 Views 23 Comments

Regional mass vaccination centres in Northern Ireland are closing for first doses 31st July

Ulster's exciting all-Irish team to give a glimpse of the future
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Ulster's exciting all-Irish team to give a glimpse of the future

Mar 19th 2021, 10:30 AM 12,688 Views 19 Comments

Dan McFarland has picked a promising young side for tonight’s clash with Zebre.

# youth - All time

'We don't want the starting XV to be comfortable, we've got a very good crop of youngsters'
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'We don't want the starting XV to be comfortable, we've got a very good crop of youngsters'

Sep 30th 2020, 3:14 PM 33,784 Views 35 Comments

Munster’s Johann van Graan expects the likes of Craig Casey, John Hodnett, and Ben Healy to push for European starts.

Anxiety and psychological distress: 50% increase in demand for youth mental health services last month
# Jigsaw
# Jigsaw

Anxiety and psychological distress: 50% increase in demand for youth mental health services last month

Sep 24th 2020, 7:29 AM 12,296 Views 12 Comments

This surge in requests for help is the latest in the mental health crisis caused by restrictions and the Covid-19 pandemic.

Munster excited about the 'serious, serious young lads coming through'
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

Munster excited about the 'serious, serious young lads coming through'

Jul 30th 2020, 5:00 AM 15,554 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the ‘eye-opening’ Stephen Larkham is making a big impact on the squad.

Half of under-24s in Ireland are unemployed, CSO figures suggest
# Covid-19 PUP
# Covid-19 PUP

Half of under-24s in Ireland are unemployed, CSO figures suggest

Jun 3rd 2020, 7:20 PM 16,929 Views 21 Comments

If all claimants of the Covid-19 PUP payment are included, 26.1% of the Irish workforce are unemployed.

Cullen invests faith in two players from Leinster's academy for Glasgow test
# Cullen's Cubs
From The42
# Cullen's Cubs

Cullen invests faith in two players from Leinster's academy for Glasgow test

Feb 27th 2020, 12:15 PM 9,539 Views 35 Comments

Out-half Harry Byrne and second-row Ryan Baird are the latest to come off the conveyor belt and stake a claim for permanent slot in Leinster side.

U20 Grand Slam winner Hodnett to debut as Munster name team to face Southern Kings
# Youth
From The42
# Youth

U20 Grand Slam winner Hodnett to debut as Munster name team to face Southern Kings

Feb 13th 2020, 1:24 PM 8,359 Views 18 Comments

The West Cork man starts at seven while a couple of internationals also return for provincial game time.

Ospreys outing is a chance for van Graan to blood Munster's promising young guns
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Ospreys outing is a chance for van Graan to blood Munster's promising young guns

Jan 13th 2020, 7:39 PM 11,922 Views 23 Comments

The likes of Jack O’Sullivan and Shane Daly have impressed when given opportunities.

'The kid who's helping others, is not the kid who's terrorising their neighbour'
# Volunteering
# Volunteering

'The kid who's helping others, is not the kid who's terrorising their neighbour'

Jul 10th 2019, 8:30 PM 12,987 Views 13 Comments

Should it be compulsory for young people to volunteer for a year? There are pros and cons.

Teen who threw stone at another youth's head is jailed for a year
# Courts
# Courts

Teen who threw stone at another youth's head is jailed for a year

Feb 16th 2019, 7:00 AM 27,741 Views 25 Comments

The victim perceived the attack as homophobic in nature. He needed 11 stitches to a cut above his right eye.

16-year-old Parsons set for Ireland Women debut off bench against USA
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

16-year-old Parsons set for Ireland Women debut off bench against USA

Nov 13th 2018, 4:37 PM 7,459 Views 12 Comments

Lauren Delany and Laura Sheehan have been named to start for their first Test caps.

'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education

May 7th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,023 Views 34 Comments

Recent survey results from Youth Work Ireland have shown how recent events like the #MeToo movement have changed the conversation around sex.

Artist and teacher Joe Caslin: 'Men don't really talk about how we feel - unless we're really inebriated'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Artist and teacher Joe Caslin: 'Men don't really talk about how we feel - unless we're really inebriated'

Apr 28th 2018, 10:00 PM 11,757 Views 14 Comments

We spoke to Joe at The Response Series Exhibition for Darkness into Light 2018.

'We wanted to show them we are people': How a Cork teen group bridged the age divide
# Foroige
# Foroige

'We wanted to show them we are people': How a Cork teen group bridged the age divide

Apr 14th 2018, 6:00 PM 13,382 Views 4 Comments

They’re taking part in this year’s Foróige Youth Citizenship Awards this month.

Emergence of thrilling next generation a huge Six Nations success for Schmidt
# Youth
From The42
# Youth

Emergence of thrilling next generation a huge Six Nations success for Schmidt

Mar 17th 2018, 8:00 AM 25,842 Views 24 Comments

Irish rugby looks like it will be in fine health long after today’s Grand Slam shot.

'Young people are exhausted': This new toolkit is tackling sleep deprivation among teenagers
# Can't Get No Sleep
# Can't Get No Sleep

'Young people are exhausted': This new toolkit is tackling sleep deprivation among teenagers

Mar 13th 2018, 6:05 AM 31,054 Views 17 Comments

The Sleep Programme supports young adults to improve or maintain their sleep routine.

'There's a constant fear we will be attacked, intimidated or called slurs'
# LGBT
# LGBT

'There's a constant fear we will be attacked, intimidated or called slurs'

Aug 30th 2017, 10:38 PM 25,173 Views 96 Comments

Seven in 10 young LGBT+ people believe schools in Ireland are not safe places.

'It was sink or swim and they had to swim' - Michael Murphy on Donegal's young guns
# Youth
From The42
# Youth

'It was sink or swim and they had to swim' - Michael Murphy on Donegal's young guns

Jun 18th 2017, 9:15 AM 3,876 Views 0 Comments

Donegal face Tyrone in the Ulster SFC semi-final today.

Oberstown director injured during youth escape from campus says the centre is a 'constant challenge'
# Detention Centre
# Detention Centre

Oberstown director injured during youth escape from campus says the centre is a 'constant challenge'

Jun 4th 2017, 3:48 PM 13,679 Views 15 Comments

“It provided a stark reminder of the constant challenges an environment like Oberstown presents us with.”

'It had a bit of everything' - Lights, lessons and another Leinster win
# Youth
From The42
# Youth

'It had a bit of everything' - Lights, lessons and another Leinster win

Apr 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,762 Views 3 Comments

Scrum-half Nick McCarthy was man of the match on his first start for Leinster last night.

Ireland is the first country to carry out a national LGBT youth strategy
# Your Views
# Your Views

Ireland is the first country to carry out a national LGBT youth strategy

Apr 12th 2017, 6:30 AM 22,120 Views 123 Comments

Minister Katherine Zappone is launching an online consultation today.

Teen sentenced after he attacked three women in 'drunken rampage'
# Courts
# Courts

Teen sentenced after he attacked three women in 'drunken rampage'

Apr 5th 2017, 8:15 PM 21,305 Views 31 Comments

All three women said that they suffered psychological distress as a result of the assault.

Youth who kicked his mother in the head during assaults spared jail
# Courts
# Courts

Youth who kicked his mother in the head during assaults spared jail

Mar 29th 2017, 6:20 AM 13,854 Views 25 Comments

Defence solicitor Gareth Noble has said the boy is trying to rebuild his relationship with his mother.

iTunes visionary praises Irish pledge to give all children access to arts and coding
# CREATIVE IRELAND
# CREATIVE IRELAND

iTunes visionary praises Irish pledge to give all children access to arts and coding

Mar 3rd 2017, 6:38 PM 7,253 Views 2 Comments

Project to roll out free tuition in arts, drama, music and coding is attracting international attention.

Do Wexford's first junior councillors have the answer to mental health issues?
# Wexford Junior Council
# Wexford Junior Council

Do Wexford's first junior councillors have the answer to mental health issues?

Feb 11th 2017, 7:30 AM 8,375 Views 6 Comments

We asked Wexford’s first Junior Council about what they think of President Trump, the homeless crisis, and local politics.

Three new European caps for Leinster as conveyor belt continues to produce
# Youth
From The42
# Youth

Three new European caps for Leinster as conveyor belt continues to produce

Dec 12th 2016, 7:00 AM 7,145 Views 4 Comments

While there is vast experience in Leo Cullen’s squad, he was pleased to see three Champions Cup debuts.

"I don't want to be 40 living in a tent waking up with a bottle of vodka beside me"
# Youth Homelessness
# Youth Homelessness

"I don't want to be 40 living in a tent waking up with a bottle of vodka beside me"

Nov 26th 2016, 8:15 PM 40,748 Views 57 Comments

Youth homelessness is a huge social and economic issue – what’s being done to stop it?

Farrell impressed by Ringrose and Carbery's comfort in Ireland set-up
# Debutants
From The42
# Debutants

Farrell impressed by Ringrose and Carbery's comfort in Ireland set-up

Nov 2nd 2016, 7:10 AM 8,415 Views 3 Comments

The 21-year-old Leinster duo are set to make their Test debuts against the All Blacks.

17 cars broken into in overnight "rampage" in Co Meath
# Trim
# Trim

17 cars broken into in overnight "rampage" in Co Meath

Oct 14th 2016, 3:24 PM 23,723 Views 25 Comments

One youth is suspected with gardaí following “a definite line of inquiry”.

New figures show young men are at greatest risk of suicide in Ireland
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

New figures show young men are at greatest risk of suicide in Ireland

Oct 14th 2016, 12:45 PM 14,103 Views 96 Comments

The total number of deaths by suicide for 2015 were 451.

'I'm hoping people respect what I've done there' - Fenlon insists Rovers are in a better place
# Long-term Plan
From The42
# Long-term Plan

'I'm hoping people respect what I've done there' - Fenlon insists Rovers are in a better place

Jul 20th 2016, 12:40 PM 4,685 Views 2 Comments

The Hoops’ recently-departed manager says a lot of work has gone in to bring young players through over his two-year reign.

IRFU looking to ID best talent from age of 15 as Nucifora plans for future
# Talent Pool
From The42
# Talent Pool

IRFU looking to ID best talent from age of 15 as Nucifora plans for future

Jun 2nd 2016, 6:30 AM 8,667 Views 8 Comments

The IRFU performance director feels earlier intervention can produce better professionals.

Mother and partner convicted of murdering two-year-old boy in Scotland
# Scotland
# Scotland

Mother and partner convicted of murdering two-year-old boy in Scotland

May 31st 2016, 5:20 PM 22,857 Views 0 Comments

Nyomi and Rachel Fee were found guilty of the murder of Rachel’s son Liam at their home in Fife, Scotland, on 22 March 2014.

Ireland's age-grade sides behind 'physically and technically,' warns Carolan
# Development
From The42
# Development

Ireland's age-grade sides behind 'physically and technically,' warns Carolan

May 19th 2016, 6:15 AM 7,996 Views 15 Comments

‘We’re finding that, at age-grade international sides, we’re a little bit behind the eight ball.’

Ireland U20s coach Carolan hoping to see more follow Ringrose's path
# Development
From The42
# Development

Ireland U20s coach Carolan hoping to see more follow Ringrose's path

Jan 26th 2016, 7:00 AM 7,844 Views 3 Comments

The latest U20 squad has several promising forwards.

Should 16-year-olds be able to vote? One party thinks so
# Marriage Ref Effect
# Marriage Ref Effect

Should 16-year-olds be able to vote? One party thinks so

Jan 12th 2016, 10:29 AM 7,848 Views 42 Comments

Fianna Fáil also wants politics to be a mandatory school subject.

Joanne O'Riordan wins 'outstanding young person of the world' award
# Fair Play
# Fair Play

Joanne O'Riordan wins 'outstanding young person of the world' award

Aug 27th 2015, 4:36 PM 22,632 Views 29 Comments

She will receive the accolade at a ceremony in Japan.

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