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#Good Samaritan

Man who came to aid of crash victim has own car cut to pieces by emergency services
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Man who came to aid of crash victim has own car cut to pieces by emergency services

Feb 11th 2017, 1:52 PM 73,611 Views 93 Comments

Paul Egan’s car was destroyed in the process, but now a fundraising campaign has been set up to aid his compensation.

Over €20,000 raised to aid recovery of Maynooth student Kym Owens
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Over €20,000 raised to aid recovery of Maynooth student Kym Owens

Dec 19th 2016, 9:02 AM 35,960 Views 25 Comments

The teenager suffered multiple injuries as she walked back to her student accommodation late last month.

Controversial PSG defender Aurier praised for 'saving the life' of opponent
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Controversial PSG defender Aurier praised for 'saving the life' of opponent

Oct 12th 2016, 6:17 PM 9,758 Views 2 Comments

The Ivorian has been commended for helping Mali’s Moussa Doumbia, who was knocked out during their recent international match.

Watch: Train passenger gives shivering homeless man his t-shirt
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Watch: Train passenger gives shivering homeless man his t-shirt

Jan 11th 2016, 10:38 AM 24,937 Views 24 Comments

The video has since gone viral.

Priest gave burglar a lift into town after finding him in his wardrobe
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Priest gave burglar a lift into town after finding him in his wardrobe

Dec 18th 2015, 12:44 PM 23,009 Views 47 Comments

The man had sent the priest a Christmas card shortly before the robbery.

A beatboxing harmonica player used his amazing talent to help a homeless man
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# Beatbox Man

A beatboxing harmonica player used his amazing talent to help a homeless man

Jun 3rd 2015, 1:56 PM 2,838 Views 1 Comment

What a hero.

VIDEO: Man jumps to rescue passenger from subway tracks
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VIDEO: Man jumps to rescue passenger from subway tracks

Apr 18th 2015, 7:33 PM 22,589 Views 20 Comments

Holding out for a hero.

Dublin lad's bike saved by a stranger's act of kindness
# Good Deeds
# Good Deeds

Dublin lad's bike saved by a stranger's act of kindness

Feb 6th 2015, 11:21 AM 7,383 Views 4 Comments

There are good people about.

Do we legally have to stop and help someone in danger?
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Do we legally have to stop and help someone in danger?

Dec 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,355 Views 10 Comments

Right now, not really.

This chef is offering up his home and dinner to a family in need at Christmas
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This chef is offering up his home and dinner to a family in need at Christmas

Dec 16th 2014, 4:04 PM 18,155 Views 47 Comments

The 41-year-old from Dublin has been unemployed for the last two years after a heart attack forced him to give up his job as a professional chef.

The public could become life savers under a new plan to fight cardiac arrests
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The public could become life savers under a new plan to fight cardiac arrests

Sep 24th 2014, 10:10 AM 5,722 Views 24 Comments

A programme to install public access defibrillators around the country has been looked at.

Opinion: A story of a good bus driver and a cyclist on Dublin's quays
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Opinion: A story of a good bus driver and a cyclist on Dublin's quays

Jun 27th 2014, 1:00 PM 128 Views 27 Comments

After I was hit by a driver on the quays, I was overwhelmed by the kindness of strangers.

Guy drives around offering free lifts home to people who've been drinking
# Good Guy Alex
# Good Guy Alex

Guy drives around offering free lifts home to people who've been drinking

Jun 23rd 2014, 2:26 PM 3,064 Views 0 Comments

There was a deeper meaning to it all though.

Did you leave your dad's Father's Day present on the DART on Saturday?
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# Good Samaritan

Did you leave your dad's Father's Day present on the DART on Saturday?

Jun 16th 2014, 3:30 PM 4,283 Views 1 Comment

There’s a very disappointed dad out there in Dublin.

Millionaire hides envelopes of cash around San Francisco
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# Pay It Forward

Millionaire hides envelopes of cash around San Francisco

May 27th 2014, 6:00 PM 34,227 Views 26 Comments

The real estate moneybags wants to put a smile on people’s faces.

Good Samaritan saves mum and three kids from living in their car
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Good Samaritan saves mum and three kids from living in their car

Apr 25th 2014, 5:19 PM 41,483 Views 147 Comments

Sabrina McMahon’s story is not an unusual one, TD Catherine Murphy has said.

This eight-year-old raised over €13k to help pay for his classmates' school lunches
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# Pay It Forward

This eight-year-old raised over €13k to help pay for his classmates' school lunches

Mar 6th 2014, 6:00 PM 25,534 Views 15 Comments

The young boy launched an online campaign to make sure everyone got a hot lunch.

Poll: What would you do if you found a money-filled wallet?
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Poll: What would you do if you found a money-filled wallet?

Feb 26th 2014, 9:36 AM 32,962 Views 126 Comments

€100, in a wallet, on the street. What’s your next move?

Norwegians react wonderfully to freezing boy at bus stop
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# Freezin

Norwegians react wonderfully to freezing boy at bus stop

Feb 20th 2014, 10:30 PM 5,155 Views 3 Comments

We’re not crying, it’s the wind.

Homeless man donates chance €2 million lotto win to charity
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# Give Back

Homeless man donates chance €2 million lotto win to charity

Feb 17th 2014, 6:00 PM 57,366 Views 93 Comments

He bought the ticket with his last few coins.

Watch as kind strangers help out mother unable to pay for groceries
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# Good Samaritan

Watch as kind strangers help out mother unable to pay for groceries

Jan 2nd 2014, 7:56 AM 2,928 Views 0 Comments

A hidden camera show reveals fellow customers giving a helping hand.

Good samaritan dog refuses to leave friend's side after he was hit by a car
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# Dog's Best Friend

Good samaritan dog refuses to leave friend's side after he was hit by a car

Dec 30th 2013, 9:02 AM 2,458 Views 4 Comments

Careful now, this one will hit you right in your heart.

Would you return €70k you found in a desk bought online?
# Good Samaritan
# Good Samaritan

Would you return €70k you found in a desk bought online?

Nov 12th 2013, 6:00 PM 38,934 Views 132 Comments

This guy did.

Man’s wallet is returned to him, 24 years after he lost it
# Moist
# Moist

Man’s wallet is returned to him, 24 years after he lost it

Aug 2nd 2013, 7:00 PM 4,185 Views 0 Comments

He might need to renew that library card.

Grateful family search for Dublin Airport 'Good Samaritan'
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Grateful family search for Dublin Airport 'Good Samaritan'

Jan 25th 2013, 8:30 PM 32,721 Views 18 Comments

When 85-year-old Jack Healy collapsed outside Terminal 2, an American nurse stepped in to administer CPR. Can you help trace her?

One in every six calls to Samaritans were recession-related
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# Samaritans

One in every six calls to Samaritans were recession-related

Dec 19th 2012, 11:03 AM 2,314 Views 12 Comments

This was the busiest year yet for Samaritans, with longer calls to their helpline and more face-to-face contact at its branches.

Kildare drivers least likely to be 'good samaritans'
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Kildare drivers least likely to be 'good samaritans'

Jan 22nd 2012, 10:42 AM 4,108 Views 31 Comments

Drivers in Donegal and Kerry are most likely to stop and help a stranded motorist – but Kildare and Meath drivers are least likely to intervene.

Charges dropped against Seattle 'superhero' Phoenix Jones
# Seattle Superhero
# Seattle Superhero

Charges dropped against Seattle 'superhero' Phoenix Jones

Nov 24th 2011, 7:27 PM 4,010 Views 6 Comments

City Attorney Pete Holmes said there were “proof problems” in bringing a case against Ben Fodor/Phoenix Jones, but insists he is “no hero”.

Cartoonist recovers pieces stolen from train in Kildare
# Good News
# Good News

Cartoonist recovers pieces stolen from train in Kildare

Oct 2nd 2011, 6:12 PM 1,011 Views 6 Comments

Donal Casey’s cartoons were stolen from the train at Newbridge, has he travelled to prepare for an exhibition. A good Samaritan came across the stolen items and returned them.

The Daily Fix: Friday
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The Daily Fix: Friday

Jun 24th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,047 Views 0 Comments

In your evening wrap-up: Does the DAA chief deserve a bonus? How is Ireland so good at boxing? And shouldn’t they have called the movie The Anti-Social Network?

Could a new Civil Law bill make us nicer people?
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Could a new Civil Law bill make us nicer people?

Jun 24th 2011, 3:44 PM 1,043 Views 2 Comments

New legislation published by Alan Shatter will give legal protection to citizens acting as ‘Good Samaritans’.