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NFL inviting 7,500 'heroes' to Super Bowl
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NFL inviting 7,500 'heroes' to Super Bowl

Jan 22nd 2021, 6:48 PM 5,437 Views 0 Comments

Commissioner Roger Goodell said the workers — mostly from hospitals and health care centres in Tampa and Florida — were being recognised for their service during the pandemic.

'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb'
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'The Pope would struggle to gather such a crowd if he came to Skibb'

Jun 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 4,866 Views 4 Comments

The O’Donovan brothers’ Olympic homecoming is recalled in this extract from ‘Something in the Water’.

'At least they don't roll around like Neymar' - Brazilians seeking heroes turn to women footballers
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'At least they don't roll around like Neymar' - Brazilians seeking heroes turn to women footballers

Jun 20th 2019, 6:19 PM 4,107 Views 3 Comments

Spectators booed the men’s team off the field following their latest match.

'It's a big piece of history for us and one we wanted to tick off'
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'It's a big piece of history for us and one we wanted to tick off'

Nov 17th 2018, 10:44 PM 12,440 Views 15 Comments

Man of the match Peter O’Mahony led Ireland’s tireless defensive effort on a historic night.

'They are looking after very small babies struggling to stay alive. They are the greatest in the world'
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'They are looking after very small babies struggling to stay alive. They are the greatest in the world'

Sep 30th 2017, 11:45 AM 15,951 Views 14 Comments

Staff at Ireland’s neonatal units were celebrated as ‘superheroes’ yesterday.

'A proud day': Hundreds of frontline emergency workers parade through Dublin
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'A proud day': Hundreds of frontline emergency workers parade through Dublin

Sep 9th 2017, 3:27 PM 13,921 Views 19 Comments

The annual parade is a celebration of the nation’s frontline workers.

Gardaí use ladder from nearby house to rescue man trapped in Monaghan house fire
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Gardaí use ladder from nearby house to rescue man trapped in Monaghan house fire

May 6th 2017, 1:18 PM 11,475 Views 9 Comments

The man was not taken to hospital.

The 13 true Irish heroes of 2016
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# We Can Be Heroes

The 13 true Irish heroes of 2016

Dec 18th 2016, 8:15 PM 18,108 Views 2 Comments

We salute you.

These wonderful teenagers were honoured today at the Irish Carers of the Year Awards
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These wonderful teenagers were honoured today at the Irish Carers of the Year Awards

Nov 16th 2016, 10:26 PM 13,046 Views 6 Comments

Carers were described as Ireland’s “forgotten workforce”.

Player ratings: How Ireland fared against the All Blacks tonight
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Player ratings: How Ireland fared against the All Blacks tonight

Nov 5th 2016, 10:33 PM 34,640 Views 139 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men earned a famous victory in Chicago tonight.

12 Irish success stories at the Rio Olympics
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12 Irish success stories at the Rio Olympics

Aug 21st 2016, 7:00 AM 10,618 Views 19 Comments

Not all of them won medals but each athlete mentioned here overachieved in their own way.

Rating the 21 best Irish Premier League players ever
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Rating the 21 best Irish Premier League players ever

Aug 11th 2016, 9:00 PM 51,026 Views 55 Comments

Robbie Keane and other players who have made their mark on England’s top flight.

11 times the Irish in Canada were absolute heroes
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# Canada Day

11 times the Irish in Canada were absolute heroes

Jul 1st 2016, 1:15 PM 8,624 Views 2 Comments

Ooooh Canadaaa.

Irish band rescue family, including a baby and three children, from US house fire
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Irish band rescue family, including a baby and three children, from US house fire

May 23rd 2016, 9:32 AM 25,528 Views 17 Comments

The band are donating the proceeds from their merchandise sales to help the family rebuild their home.

'Save my baby': Buncrana father went back into car to try to rescue his family
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'Save my baby': Buncrana father went back into car to try to rescue his family

Mar 21st 2016, 10:55 PM 104,897 Views 67 Comments

Davitt Walsh recalls how Seán McGrotty handed his baby daughter to him before tragedy struck.

11 people who found their flow at the crucial moment
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11 people who found their flow at the crucial moment

Mar 16th 2016, 1:48 PM 37,174 Views 6 Comments

Not all heroes wear capes.

Football heroes and villains, they're just like the rest of us
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Football heroes and villains, they're just like the rest of us

Feb 26th 2016, 5:00 PM 6,543 Views 7 Comments

Once his high-profile guests order a cup of tea, there’s no danger of TV3′s Tommy Martin getting overawed.

11 times Dublin Bus drivers were seriously sound
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11 times Dublin Bus drivers were seriously sound

Feb 22nd 2016, 6:00 PM 8,666 Views 3 Comments

Above and beyond.

9 everyday heroes who make life that bit easier
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# We Can Be Heroes

9 everyday heroes who make life that bit easier

Jan 24th 2016, 2:55 PM 12,018 Views 2 Comments

Legends. All of them.

The Creme Egg should be banished from the tub of Heroes immediately
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The Creme Egg should be banished from the tub of Heroes immediately

Dec 29th 2015, 9:54 PM 9,436 Views 12 Comments

It’s not Easter.

The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception
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The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception

Dec 29th 2015, 9:05 PM 39,415 Views 14 Comments

Storm Frank has brought out the best in everyone.

The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception
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The floods in Tipp didn't stop these newlyweds making the reception

Dec 29th 2015, 7:07 PM 7,465 Views 0 Comments

Storm Frank has brought out the best in everyone.

The 14 top Irish mams of 2015
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The 14 top Irish mams of 2015

Dec 25th 2015, 5:00 PM 11,155 Views 2 Comments

Mams forever.

11 of the true heroes of 2015
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# There Goes My...

11 of the true heroes of 2015

Dec 24th 2015, 9:30 PM 7,999 Views 5 Comments

I, I will be king.

11 Christmas chocolates that need to get in the bin immediately
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# Chocolate

11 Christmas chocolates that need to get in the bin immediately

Dec 21st 2015, 6:00 PM 10,834 Views 17 Comments

Get in the bin, you sick and twisted sweets.

11 memories of Nero's nightclub in Kilkenny everyone who was ever there will recognise
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11 memories of Nero's nightclub in Kilkenny everyone who was ever there will recognise

Nov 21st 2015, 8:15 PM 9,687 Views 1 Comment

Straight in the side door after Kyteler’s.

These two guys just kept on drinking even though the pub's beer garden was flooded
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# Heroes

These two guys just kept on drinking even though the pub's beer garden was flooded

Nov 16th 2015, 3:21 PM 7,044 Views 3 Comments

Never, ever give up on those pints.

Girl (11) who saved her mother's life following attack by suckler cow honoured at Bravery Awards
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Girl (11) who saved her mother's life following attack by suckler cow honoured at Bravery Awards

Nov 13th 2015, 6:49 PM 19,662 Views 14 Comments

42 people received awards from Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett at today’s ceremony at Farmleigh House in Dublin.

8 Irish rugby players who went above and beyond in World Cup ads
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8 Irish rugby players who went above and beyond in World Cup ads

Oct 14th 2015, 2:45 PM 6,830 Views 3 Comments

Come on Ireland!

These Irish fans lost their tickets to the France match but a couple saved the day
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These Irish fans lost their tickets to the France match but a couple saved the day

Oct 13th 2015, 8:02 AM 9,741 Views 3 Comments

So sound.

This heroic couple saved the day when these Irish fans lost their tickets to the rugby
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# Spectacular

This heroic couple saved the day when these Irish fans lost their tickets to the rugby

Oct 13th 2015, 7:18 AM 4,946 Views 0 Comments

So sound.

11 people who showed epic levels of self control
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# Resist The Temptation

11 people who showed epic levels of self control

Oct 9th 2015, 9:30 PM 12,663 Views 4 Comments

DO. NOT. PUSH. THE. BUTTON.

9 reasons why Dom and Steph are the heroes of Gogglebox
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# Posh Pair

9 reasons why Dom and Steph are the heroes of Gogglebox

Sep 12th 2015, 10:55 AM 10,126 Views 2 Comments

Please Dom and Steph, adopt us.

13 players who have scored more goals than Robbie Keane at international level
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13 players who have scored more goals than Robbie Keane at international level

Sep 7th 2015, 4:16 PM 15,600 Views 17 Comments

The LA Galaxy striker will be hoping to equal Gerd Müller’s record tonight.

11 people who desperately needed to rethink their outfits
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11 people who desperately needed to rethink their outfits

Aug 28th 2015, 1:07 PM 16,784 Views 3 Comments

No mirrors allowed.

Blow-by-blow account of how heroes overpowered French train attacker
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Blow-by-blow account of how heroes overpowered French train attacker

Aug 24th 2015, 10:25 AM 12,262 Views 36 Comments

Today the French President Francois Hollande presented the four men with the Legion of Honor, one of France’s highest honours, at the Elysee Palace.

The 10 unsung heroes of every night out
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The 10 unsung heroes of every night out

Aug 21st 2015, 9:30 PM 12,851 Views 0 Comments

Step up! It’s time to get your due.

There were emotional scenes as some Connacht legends said goodbye
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There were emotional scenes as some Connacht legends said goodbye

May 16th 2015, 9:34 PM 10,699 Views 5 Comments

Michael Swift and Dan McFarland were honoured at the Sportsground today.

Power ranking the 8 greatest Premier League champions
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Power ranking the 8 greatest Premier League champions

May 5th 2015, 8:45 PM 18,967 Views 47 Comments

Chelsea won the title at the weekend, but where do they rank in comparison with other champions?

If you love champagne rugby, then today should be very important for you
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If you love champagne rugby, then today should be very important for you

Apr 8th 2015, 11:32 AM 7,482 Views 4 Comments

If you don’t love the Barbarians, then you don’t love rugby.

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