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'It's just been years of crying, hatred, feeling angry': Three mica homeowners share their stories
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# Redress

'It's just been years of crying, hatred, feeling angry': Three mica homeowners share their stories

4 hours ago 3,680 Views 15 Comments
  • It's been a long road for impacted homeowners and they see no end in sight, Michelle Hennessy reports.
  • Families who spoke to The Journal said they cannot even afford the initial mica test required to apply for the government's grant scheme.
  • They say years of being ignored by government has intensified the stress they are already feeling living in homes that are falling down around them.
‘Football ain’t coming home’ – Graeme Souness leads criticism of England
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# Setback

‘Football ain’t coming home’ – Graeme Souness leads criticism of England

4 hours ago 5,300 Views 9 Comments

Three Lions captain Harry Kane was roundly criticised after he fired another blank against Scotland.

INMO seeks emergency meeting with HSE to tackle 'hazardous' hospital overcrowding
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# Health Service

INMO seeks emergency meeting with HSE to tackle 'hazardous' hospital overcrowding

5 hours ago 10,129 Views 16 Comments

The union said that some hospitals are approaching pre-pandemic levels of overcrowding.

Dundalk held to draw by Longford as Perth returns to managerial hotseat
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# All Square

Dundalk held to draw by Longford as Perth returns to managerial hotseat

5 hours ago 1,326 Views 0 Comments

It finished 1-1 at Oriel Park.

Patching double helps Derry City grab derby win against Finn Harps From The42

Patching double helps Derry City grab derby win against Finn Harps

5 hours ago 667 Views 0 Comments

A 2-1 victory for the away team tonight at Finn Park.

Kelly fires four goals as Bohemians thrash Drogheda at Dalymount
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# Four Star Show

Kelly fires four goals as Bohemians thrash Drogheda at Dalymount

5 hours ago 1,532 Views 0 Comments

Georgie Kelly was the star as Bohemians won 5-0.

England held by Scotland in unimpressive Euro 2020 display
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# Stalemate

England held by Scotland in unimpressive Euro 2020 display

Updated 6 hours ago 19,162 Views 50 Comments

John Stones hit the post early on but Scotland went close through Stephen O’Donnell and Lyndon Dykes.

Quiz: How well do you know the map of Europe?
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# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you know the map of Europe?

6 hours ago 27,964 Views 17 Comments

Could you pick Poland out in a line-up?

Ronan O'Gara leads La Rochelle into maiden French Top 14 final
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# ROG

Ronan O'Gara leads La Rochelle into maiden French Top 14 final

6 hours ago 22,651 Views 10 Comments

A 19-6 victory over Racing 92 tonight.

Loyalist paramilitaries warn next DUP leader to ‘stop concessions to Sinn Fein’
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# Loyalist Communities Council

Loyalist paramilitaries warn next DUP leader to ‘stop concessions to Sinn Fein’

6 hours ago 25,539 Views 49 Comments

The group also said Irish government ministers and officials are “no longer welcome in Northern Ireland”.

Tributes paid to teenage girl who died yesterday following equestrian accident
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# Tiggy Hancock

Tributes paid to teenage girl who died yesterday following equestrian accident

Thu 2:00 PM 42,441 Views 10 Comments

Tiggy Hancock was described as a “highly talented” equestrian.

15-year-old girl dies after being injured during exercise event at equestrian centre
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# Dublin

15-year-old girl dies after being injured during exercise event at equestrian centre

Wed 10:30 PM 84,168 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened at an equestrian centre at Tay Lane in Dublin this afternoon.

Dublin Horse Show cancelled for 2020 due to coronavirus
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# Called Off

Dublin Horse Show cancelled for 2020 due to coronavirus

Apr 20th 2020, 5:42 PM 3,248 Views 4 Comments

The event was scheduled for 15-19 July at the RDS.

One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride
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# Interview

One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride

May 1st 2016, 8:00 AM 20,647 Views 5 Comments

With Rio 2016 just a few months away, The42 chats to one of the individuals with the weight of a nation on his shoulders.

How this Irish rider went from 144th in the world to Olympic qualification in just over a year
# Success Story
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# Success Story

How this Irish rider went from 144th in the world to Olympic qualification in just over a year

Mar 13th 2016, 9:30 AM 5,394 Views 2 Comments

Judy Reynolds tells The42 about her long journey to earn Ireland a spot in Rio.

Cian O'Connor loses appeal over bizarre incident which cost Ireland Olympic qualification
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# Rio 2016

Cian O'Connor loses appeal over bizarre incident which cost Ireland Olympic qualification

Jan 4th 2016, 1:35 PM 24,895 Views 27 Comments

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has ruled out overturning results after a staff member ran out onto the course at the European Championships.

Man running in front of Cian O'Connor may cost Ireland Olympic place
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# Horsin' Around

Man running in front of Cian O'Connor may cost Ireland Olympic place

Aug 21st 2015, 7:52 PM 14,343 Views 11 Comments

Ireland’s team captain understandably looked furious.

Geraghty makes debut as McManus' retained jockey, but made wait for win after injury return
# Limerick
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# Limerick

Geraghty makes debut as McManus' retained jockey, but made wait for win after injury return

Jul 5th 2015, 8:04 PM 2,721 Views 1 Comment

The Meathman had to settle for second after three months out with a shin injury.

Here's what the redeveloped RDS will look like after its €20 million makeover
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# Revamp

Here's what the redeveloped RDS will look like after its €20 million makeover

Jan 30th 2015, 9:00 PM 30,154 Views 30 Comments

The new Anglesea Stand will bring Leinster’s home up to a 25,000 capacity.

John Gilligan's former estate back in business as elite showjumping centre
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# Jump Start

John Gilligan's former estate back in business as elite showjumping centre

Oct 25th 2014, 9:45 AM 16,484 Views 10 Comments

The site has been refurbished and is holding qualifiers for the Irish Masters this weekend.

Dublin Horse Show diary day one: carb loading horses and the Boss's daughter
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# Horsing Around

Dublin Horse Show diary day one: carb loading horses and the Boss's daughter

Aug 6th 2014, 7:46 PM 5,811 Views 2 Comments

The 141st edition started this morning and TheScore’s new equestrian correspondent was on hand.

Springsteen in town as the 2014 Dublin Horse Show gets under way
# Bossing It
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# Bossing It

Springsteen in town as the 2014 Dublin Horse Show gets under way

Aug 6th 2014, 12:38 PM 9,235 Views 5 Comments

The rock legend’s daughter is competing in the RDS this week.

One-eyed horse wins nearly €50,000 for Irish showjumper at Hickstead Derby
# One-eyed Horse Town
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# One-eyed Horse Town

One-eyed horse wins nearly €50,000 for Irish showjumper at Hickstead Derby

Jun 29th 2014, 6:09 PM 4,571 Views 1 Comment

Trevor Breen took first place at the prestigious event.

19 great pictures from the opening day of the Dublin Horse Show
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# RDS

19 great pictures from the opening day of the Dublin Horse Show

Aug 7th 2013, 6:00 PM 19,455 Views 14 Comments

The sun was out and so were the horses at the RDS in Dublin today.

Germans give Cian O'Connor a Golf GTI but he gifts it to "Frenchy"
# Horse Outside
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# Horse Outside

Germans give Cian O'Connor a Golf GTI but he gifts it to "Frenchy"

Jun 16th 2013, 8:24 PM 4,856 Views 0 Comments

The Irishman, who won at bronze medal at London 2012, was ultra generous to his long-time groom.

Mark Your Card: the best bets for today’s Grade racing
# Leopardstown
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# Leopardstown

Mark Your Card: the best bets for today’s Grade racing

Dec 28th 2012, 8:39 AM 649 Views 0 Comments

The big question on everyone’s lips is ‘will Flemenstar stay?’ Your answer may be just a click away.

Melbourne Cup: Green Moon rises down under
# Flemington
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# Flemington

Melbourne Cup: Green Moon rises down under

Nov 6th 2012, 9:51 AM 479 Views 0 Comments

Jockey Brett Prebble says winning the famous race had been ‘a lifelong dream’.

So close! Byrne 'delighted' despite medal heartbreak
# Agonising
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# Agonising

So close! Byrne 'delighted' despite medal heartbreak

Sep 3rd 2012, 2:13 PM 3,918 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the sailing event in which Ireland are competing has been delayed.

Paralympic Village, Day Four: Team Ireland in dreamland
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Paralympic Village, Day Four: Team Ireland in dreamland

Sep 2nd 2012, 10:51 PM 7,179 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for Oscar Pistorius, as he lost out to Brazil’s Alan Oliveira.

Aga Khan: Ireland win Nations Cup at RDS
# Equestrian
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# Equestrian

Aga Khan: Ireland win Nations Cup at RDS

Aug 17th 2012, 7:09 PM 9,642 Views 29 Comments

With four clear rounds, the hosts claimed the show-jumping crown for the first time since 2004.

Open thread: What are your favourite Irish Olympic memories?
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# You Tell Us

Open thread: What are your favourite Irish Olympic memories?

Aug 9th 2012, 10:43 AM 3,447 Views 29 Comments

Michael Carruth in Barcelona? Sonia in Sydney? What’s your favourite memories of Irish Olympians in action?

Cian O’Connor jumps clear into final round
# London 2012
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# London 2012

Cian O’Connor jumps clear into final round

Aug 8th 2012, 12:35 PM 6,379 Views 47 Comments

The Meath-based rider will have a shot at a medal in this afternoon’s second jump at Greenwich Park.

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin on the brink of glory
# Business End
From The42
# Business End

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin on the brink of glory

Aug 5th 2012, 8:30 AM 5,792 Views 4 Comments

Also, time to find out who the fastest man in the world is. No pressure.

Anna Merveldt opens Olympic dressage campaign
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Anna Merveldt opens Olympic dressage campaign

Aug 2nd 2012, 6:01 PM 892 Views 0 Comments

The Italian-based rider is in 14th place overnight after day one in Greenwich Park.

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As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3

London 2012: Introducing... Ireland's Eventing team
# 1 Day To Go
From The42
# 1 Day To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Ireland's Eventing team

Jul 26th 2012, 3:10 PM 2,642 Views 3 Comments

Saddle up with Jimmy and the multi-discipline equestrian squad.

London 2012: Introducing... Billy Twomey
# 15 Days To Go
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# 15 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Billy Twomey

Jul 12th 2012, 3:04 PM 2,707 Views 0 Comments

Our expert panel of Jimmies cast an eye upon our leading showjumper.

Lynch dropped from Irish show-jumping team for London Olympics
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Lynch dropped from Irish show-jumping team for London Olympics

Jul 9th 2012, 5:47 PM 6,034 Views 12 Comments

The Tipperary jockey has been cut from Team Ireland days after the disqualification of his horse from an event in Germany.

No suspicion of foul play, insists Olympic hopeful following horse's positive test
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

No suspicion of foul play, insists Olympic hopeful following horse's positive test

Jul 7th 2012, 1:20 PM 4,685 Views 9 Comments

Denis Lynch has issued a statement to clarify Lantinus’ disqualification in Aachen, Germany.

London 2012: Introducing... Anna Merveldt
# 20 Days To Go
From The42
# 20 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Anna Merveldt

Jul 7th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,072 Views 0 Comments

We turn our focus to equestrianism to meet the oldest member of Ireland’s Olympic squad, dressage rider Anna Merveldt.

YouTube Top 10: because Tom Watson shows the kids how to do it
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

YouTube Top 10: because Tom Watson shows the kids how to do it

May 10th 2012, 1:32 PM 530 Views 0 Comments

The grand old golfing master shows up ‘Poults’ and ‘GMac’ while Novak Djokvic practices his backhand for Stallone’s new movie.

With just 100 days to go until the 2012 Olympic Games, Irish athletes are on their marks
# London Calling
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# London Calling

With just 100 days to go until the 2012 Olympic Games, Irish athletes are on their marks

Apr 18th 2012, 10:40 AM 476 Views 0 Comments

With a little over three months to go to the London games, we look at all the Irish qualifiers so far and who could still make the grade.

Irish company nominated in Best App Ever Awards
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# Best Apps Ever

Irish company nominated in Best App Ever Awards

Jan 8th 2012, 10:00 AM 8,963 Views 12 Comments

A Tipperary company that develops equestrian apps has been shortlisted for the Best App Ever awards.

Drama at the RDS as Great Britain trump Ireland to take Aga Khan From The42

Drama at the RDS as Great Britain trump Ireland to take Aga Khan

Aug 5th 2011, 6:58 PM 613 Views 1 Comment

The Irish team have been narrowly beaten by Great Britain in a jump-off to decide the destination of this year’s Nations’ Cup.

In pictures: The horsey set at the RDS
# Hay Day
# Hay Day

In pictures: The horsey set at the RDS

Aug 3rd 2011, 9:00 PM 1,622 Views 1 Comment

It’s the Fáilte Ireland Dublin Horse Show time of year again. Here’s what the four-legged and two-legged got up to today…

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day
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# Winning

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day

Jul 4th 2011, 8:38 AM 912 Views 1 Comment

The Special Olympics will close tomorrow after another impressive set of Irish performances.

Gaining momentum: Ten more medals for Ireland at Special Olympics
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# Winning

Gaining momentum: Ten more medals for Ireland at Special Olympics

Jul 1st 2011, 7:53 AM 765 Views 4 Comments

Track and field events yesterday were another showcase for Irish talent, with our medal tally now standing at 44.

Team Ireland take their medal haul to 34 at Special Olympics
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# Winning

Team Ireland take their medal haul to 34 at Special Olympics

Jun 30th 2011, 7:59 AM 651 Views 9 Comments

Irish athletes continued to bring home the goods in Athens yesterday, winning seven more gold medals.

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