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#Bill O'Herlihy

'He wrote me a lovely letter when I was in hospital. It's with my illness scrap book'
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# We'll Leave It There So

'He wrote me a lovely letter when I was in hospital. It's with my illness scrap book'

May 31st 2020, 8:00 AM 49,345 Views 19 Comments

George Hamilton remembers his old colleague Bill O’Herlihy on the fifth anniversary of his death.

Some hero put the RTE analysis from Ireland's playoff defeat to Holland in 1995 on YouTube yesterday
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Some hero put the RTE analysis from Ireland's playoff defeat to Holland in 1995 on YouTube yesterday

May 15th 2017, 9:52 PM 16,113 Views 4 Comments

So many questions.

'As good as it gets' - An Irish footballing legend ends his 30-year association with RTÉ tonight
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'As good as it gets' - An Irish footballing legend ends his 30-year association with RTÉ tonight

Jul 10th 2016, 10:00 AM 55,530 Views 95 Comments

The Irish pundit’s departure from the station was confirmed back in March.

So many people have been sharing their memories of Bill O'Herlihy during the Euros
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# Okey Doke

So many people have been sharing their memories of Bill O'Herlihy during the Euros

Jun 17th 2016, 9:20 PM 5,433 Views 14 Comments

The first tournament without Billo.

So many people have been sharing their memories of Bill O'Herlihy during the Euros
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# Okey Doke

So many people have been sharing their memories of Bill O'Herlihy during the Euros

Jun 17th 2016, 8:07 PM 4,744 Views 0 Comments

The first tournament without Billo.

These new clips of Bill O'Herlihy at Italia 90 and Euro 88 are brilliantly nostalgic
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# Billo

These new clips of Bill O'Herlihy at Italia 90 and Euro 88 are brilliantly nostalgic

Apr 8th 2016, 11:03 AM 3,148 Views 0 Comments

We miss you, Billo.

These new clips of Bill O'Herlihy at Italia '90 and Euro '88 are brilliantly nostalgic
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# Billo

These new clips of Bill O'Herlihy at Italia '90 and Euro '88 are brilliantly nostalgic

Apr 8th 2016, 10:15 AM 4,573 Views 5 Comments

We miss you, Billo.

A date for the diary: RTÉ to screen special programme on life of Bill O'Herlihy
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# Sorely Missed

A date for the diary: RTÉ to screen special programme on life of Bill O'Herlihy

Apr 7th 2016, 3:44 PM 3,870 Views 1 Comment

The Cloch Le Carn episode will air on Monday at 7.30pm.

Remembering Billo: 'I'd hear a 'Thank you, Eoin' and get a chill'
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# Okey Doke

Remembering Billo: 'I'd hear a 'Thank you, Eoin' and get a chill'

Dec 31st 2015, 7:30 AM 6,242 Views 18 Comments

Irish football fans felt the loss of an old friend in May.

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2015
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# Over To You

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2015

Dec 30th 2015, 5:00 PM 21,079 Views 43 Comments

From Bill O’Herlihy to Graham Dwyer, here are the comments which got the most thumbs up from readers this year.

'Bill wouldn't prolong a meeting but would prolong the aftermath of it - he was special'
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# Tribute

'Bill wouldn't prolong a meeting but would prolong the aftermath of it - he was special'

Jun 12th 2015, 11:14 AM 4,816 Views 1 Comment

One broadcasting legend pays tribute to another.

'A great light, a storyteller and the most brilliant grandad': Bill O'Herlihy laid to rest
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# We'll Leave It There So

'A great light, a storyteller and the most brilliant grandad': Bill O'Herlihy laid to rest

May 29th 2015, 6:25 PM 32,587 Views 17 Comments

The TV presenter died suddenly this week.

Roddy Doyle's touching tribute sums up what made Bill O'Herlihy special
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# Respect

Roddy Doyle's touching tribute sums up what made Bill O'Herlihy special

May 26th 2015, 6:00 PM 5,515 Views 2 Comments

The author posted a short story on his Facebook yesterday.

Funeral arrangements for the late, great Bill O'Herlihy have been announced
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Funeral arrangements for the late, great Bill O'Herlihy have been announced

May 26th 2015, 3:36 PM 42,705 Views 41 Comments

The broadcasting legend passed away in his sleep yesterday morning.

'You couldn't help but like the man' - Graeme Souness on Bill O'Herlihy
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# Reaction

'You couldn't help but like the man' - Graeme Souness on Bill O'Herlihy

May 26th 2015, 9:53 AM 8,400 Views 6 Comments

The Liverpool legend has paid tribute to the late broadcaster.

"D-yeh know what it is - ? He made me happy": Roddy Doyle's perfect tribute to Bill
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# Short Story

"D-yeh know what it is - ? He made me happy": Roddy Doyle's perfect tribute to Bill

May 26th 2015, 8:45 AM 11,766 Views 10 Comments

Roddy’s famous ‘two men in the pub’ have been weighing in on the sports anchor’s passing.

'He made me happy': Roddy Doyle penned a perfect tribute to Bill O'Herlihy last night
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# RIP

'He made me happy': Roddy Doyle penned a perfect tribute to Bill O'Herlihy last night

May 26th 2015, 7:32 AM 3,035 Views 1 Comment

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'So, life has been good to me' - Bill O'Herlihy in his own words
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# Okey Doke

'So, life has been good to me' - Bill O'Herlihy in his own words

May 26th 2015, 6:04 AM 28,553 Views 29 Comments

An extract from a 2012 interview with the legendary broadcaster about the Olympics, Michael Lowry, his health and more.

49 years, 10 World Cups, 10 Olympics: It's time to re-watch RTÉ's 2014 tribute to Billo
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# Okey Doke

49 years, 10 World Cups, 10 Olympics: It's time to re-watch RTÉ's 2014 tribute to Billo

May 25th 2015, 11:00 PM 6,522 Views 3 Comments

The legendary broadcaster died on Monday aged 76.

"Bill O'Herlihy led our greatest days. They mightn't have been our most important days - but our greatest days"
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# Tributes To Bill

"Bill O'Herlihy led our greatest days. They mightn't have been our most important days - but our greatest days"

May 25th 2015, 10:53 PM 65,829 Views 64 Comments

Eamon Dunphy paid an emotional tribute on radio this afternoon. Des Cahill, and other friends and colleagues have also been sharing their memories.

Remembering Billo: 'I'd hear a 'Thank you, Eoin' and get a chill'
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# Memories

Remembering Billo: 'I'd hear a 'Thank you, Eoin' and get a chill'

May 25th 2015, 8:00 PM 23,391 Views 9 Comments

The42′s Eoin O’Callaghan looks back on his time working alongside Bill O’Herlihy.

LISTEN: Eamon Dunphy, Des Cahill and more pay an emotional tribute to Bill O'Herlihy
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LISTEN: Eamon Dunphy, Des Cahill and more pay an emotional tribute to Bill O'Herlihy

May 25th 2015, 7:24 PM 6,654 Views 1 Comment

News of the iconic broadcaster’s death broke shortly before the RTÉ News at One went live on air.

Bill O'Herlihy: A consummate broadcaster whose humility and warmth shone through
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# Reflections

Bill O'Herlihy: A consummate broadcaster whose humility and warmth shone through

May 25th 2015, 4:03 PM 21,940 Views 28 Comments

The TV presenter and journalist has died at the age of 76.

Twitter is overflowing with lovely tributes to the late Bill O'Herlihy
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# RIP

Twitter is overflowing with lovely tributes to the late Bill O'Herlihy

May 25th 2015, 1:54 PM 5,744 Views 0 Comments

He is being remembered as the voice of many people’s childhoods.

'Alf has been deferred' - 7 of the best quotes from Bill O'Herlihy
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# RIP

'Alf has been deferred' - 7 of the best quotes from Bill O'Herlihy

May 25th 2015, 1:20 PM 13,781 Views 5 Comments

From his cancelling of Home and Away to his smugness at an England defeat, here are some of Bill’s best bits.

'A true gent' - Tributes pour in from the sporting world after the passing of Bill O'Herlihy
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# RIP

'A true gent' - Tributes pour in from the sporting world after the passing of Bill O'Herlihy

May 25th 2015, 12:50 PM 7,080 Views 4 Comments

One of Ireland’s best-loved broadcasters died overnight.

13 reasons why we loved Bill O'Herlihy
# Legend
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# Legend

13 reasons why we loved Bill O'Herlihy

May 25th 2015, 12:45 PM 49,471 Views 24 Comments

His memorable role on the RTÉ panel and other reasons he has been dubbed a broadcasting great.

“Good night and God bless”- Bill O’Herlihy's emotional farewell to TV
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“Good night and God bless”- Bill O’Herlihy's emotional farewell to TV

May 25th 2015, 12:33 PM 23,202 Views 28 Comments

The broadcaster died last night aged 76.

Watch RTÉ's touching tribute to the legendary Bill O'Herlihy
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# RIP

Watch RTÉ's touching tribute to the legendary Bill O'Herlihy

May 25th 2015, 12:17 PM 4,289 Views 5 Comments

The sports broadcaster passed away suddenly overnight.

10 of our favourite pics from Bill O'Herlihy's career
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# We'll Miss You

10 of our favourite pics from Bill O'Herlihy's career

May 25th 2015, 12:07 PM 6,726 Views 1 Comment

The legendary RTÉ presenter has passed away.

Broadcaster Bill O'Herlihy has died
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Broadcaster Bill O'Herlihy has died

May 25th 2015, 12:03 PM 157,252 Views 139 Comments

He was 76 years old.

He doesn't miss the football, but Billo misses his old pals Eamon and Johnny
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# New Job

He doesn't miss the football, but Billo misses his old pals Eamon and Johnny

Jan 15th 2015, 7:30 AM 12,716 Views 6 Comments

He said he thinks his replacement is doing a good job too.

There are just five 'cities of film' in the world - and Galway's now one of them
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There are just five 'cities of film' in the world - and Galway's now one of them

Dec 1st 2014, 10:36 AM 9,231 Views 21 Comments

The announcement has been described as “hugely significant”.

Frank Flannery is doing a weekly political podcast with Bill O'Herlihy
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# The Flannery Files

Frank Flannery is doing a weekly political podcast with Bill O'Herlihy

Nov 6th 2014, 3:44 PM 10,652 Views 41 Comments

The former Fine Gael strategist is collaborating with the famous retired RTÉ broadcaster.

Irish lad does 55 spot-on impressions in three minutes
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# Hiya Billo

Irish lad does 55 spot-on impressions in three minutes

Sep 10th 2014, 2:00 PM 6,181 Views 1 Comment

Meet John Sharpson.

Brighten up your Thursday by looking at these pictures of Bill O'Herlihy and a puppy
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# Puppy Love

Brighten up your Thursday by looking at these pictures of Bill O'Herlihy and a puppy

Aug 14th 2014, 2:12 PM 3,218 Views 1 Comment

That’s the screensaver sorted.

I didn't like 'rude' Jack Charlton, admits Bill O'Herlihy
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# Right So

I didn't like 'rude' Jack Charlton, admits Bill O'Herlihy

Aug 12th 2014, 5:05 PM 10,908 Views 8 Comments

The former RTE presenter says the Ireland boss was difficult to deal with.

Didi to Brolly: 5 times a pundit jumped the shark
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# Pundit Fail

Didi to Brolly: 5 times a pundit jumped the shark

Aug 6th 2014, 1:43 PM 8,842 Views 7 Comments

The Gooch is a choker and Yaya’s rubbish?

Happy birthday Eamon Dunphy! Here are 18 of your most memorable quotes
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# Never Change

Happy birthday Eamon Dunphy! Here are 18 of your most memorable quotes

Aug 3rd 2014, 3:10 PM 44,040 Views 40 Comments

We pay tribute to Ireland’s most controversial sports pundit, who turns 69 today.

RTÉ filmed Bill O'Herlihy's last day, and here's the montage they made
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# We'll Leave It There So

RTÉ filmed Bill O'Herlihy's last day, and here's the montage they made

Jul 15th 2014, 7:00 PM 14,644 Views 8 Comments

May cause welling-up.

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