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'Sex workers are seen as either criminal or victim, but we're just people trying to survive'
# Sex Work
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# Sex Work

'Sex workers are seen as either criminal or victim, but we're just people trying to survive'

Apr 10th 2021, 8:00 PM 49,479 Views 0 Comments

Kate McGrew on how the Covid-19 pandemic, legislation and stigma are making life more difficult for sex workers in Ireland.

Shamrock Rovers trio among nominees for SWAI awards
# Recognition
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# Recognition

Shamrock Rovers trio among nominees for SWAI awards

Dec 9th 2020, 10:27 AM 2,785 Views 3 Comments

Jack Byrne, Alan Mannus and Stephen Bradley have been acknowledged for their achievements.

Dundalk, Rovers and Bohs honoured as nominees for prestigious LOI awards announced
# Stars Align
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# Stars Align

Dundalk, Rovers and Bohs honoured as nominees for prestigious LOI awards announced

Dec 17th 2019, 6:47 PM 4,148 Views 1 Comment

Players and managers have been put forward for Personality of the Year and Goalkeeper of the Year.

‘I was hit over the head with a pint of Bulmers when I scored. I don't know where it came from’
# Drink To That
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# Drink To That

‘I was hit over the head with a pint of Bulmers when I scored. I don't know where it came from’

Jul 9th 2019, 6:00 PM 32,319 Views 10 Comments

Danny Mandroiu reflects on a successful June which has seen the 20-year-old named Player of the Month.

Jack Byrne continues flying start at Rovers with Player of the Month award
# League Of Ireland
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# League Of Ireland

Jack Byrne continues flying start at Rovers with Player of the Month award

Apr 11th 2019, 2:58 PM 3,388 Views 4 Comments

The midfielder scored three times across March and was included in Mick McCarthy’s Ireland squad.

Neville Southall handed over his Twitter to Irish sex workers last night and here's what they had to say
# Big Nev
# Big Nev

Neville Southall handed over his Twitter to Irish sex workers last night and here's what they had to say

Mar 28th 2019, 4:00 PM 17,332 Views 3 Comments

Yes, Neville Southall the former goalie.

Stephen Kenny named soccer writers' Personality of the Year
# SWAI
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# SWAI

Stephen Kenny named soccer writers' Personality of the Year

Jan 11th 2019, 9:28 PM 3,714 Views 1 Comment

Shane Supple, meanwhile, was named Goalkeeper of the Year.

Dundalk dominate shortlists for end-of-season awards
# Nominees
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# Nominees

Dundalk dominate shortlists for end-of-season awards

Dec 18th 2018, 12:57 PM 3,045 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Kenny is up against three of his former Lilywhites players for SWAI Personality of the Year.

Tributes paid to sex workers' rights campaigner Laura Lee after sudden death
# Tributes
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# Tributes

Tributes paid to sex workers' rights campaigner Laura Lee after sudden death

Feb 9th 2018, 2:16 PM 49,942 Views 29 Comments

Lee was an active campaigner advocating for the rights of sex workers.

Is Ireland boss Martin O'Neill out of the running for the Stoke job?
# Fronting Up
From The42
# Fronting Up

Is Ireland boss Martin O'Neill out of the running for the Stoke job?

Jan 12th 2018, 12:05 PM 14,189 Views 25 Comments

It has been confirmed that the manager will attend the annual Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland banquet tonight.

'I work because they are lonely': Sex workers describe the dangers of the trade at Christmas
# Dangers Of The Job
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# Dangers Of The Job

'I work because they are lonely': Sex workers describe the dangers of the trade at Christmas

Dec 23rd 2017, 9:30 PM 71,532 Views 84 Comments

Many sex workers face added dangers at Christmas time.

'Not many keepers receive these awards so I must have done something right'
# Safe Pair Of Hands
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# Safe Pair Of Hands

'Not many keepers receive these awards so I must have done something right'

Nov 21st 2017, 5:45 PM 4,334 Views 3 Comments

Cork City’s FAI Cup final hero Mark McNulty has been named Player of the Month for November.

'I feel unsafe now I work alone': Inside the world of Ireland's sex workers
# Don't Criminalise Me
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# Don't Criminalise Me

'I feel unsafe now I work alone': Inside the world of Ireland's sex workers

Jun 2nd 2017, 12:05 AM 34,459 Views 170 Comments

Buying sex is now illegal in Ireland – workers say they now feel scared and alone.

Cork City unsung hero scoops Player of the Month for April after their stunning start
# Recognition
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# Recognition

Cork City unsung hero scoops Player of the Month for April after their stunning start

May 10th 2017, 12:26 PM 4,218 Views 10 Comments

Louth native Conor McCormack has been immense in defensive midfield for the Premier Division leaders.

Maguire flattered by Ireland reports as he scoops player of the month award
# 24 Carat Gold
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# 24 Carat Gold

Maguire flattered by Ireland reports as he scoops player of the month award

Apr 11th 2017, 2:54 PM 5,356 Views 7 Comments

The in-form Cork City striker has been linked with a call-up for the friendly against Uruguay in Dublin in June.

'An historic day': It is now illegal to buy sex in Ireland
# Prostitution
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# Prostitution

'An historic day': It is now illegal to buy sex in Ireland

Mar 27th 2017, 2:57 PM 64,866 Views 161 Comments

Not everyone is happy with the new legislation.

600 points in the Leaving Cert, a master's degree and two goals in this season's Champions League
# Academic Ability
From The42
# Academic Ability

600 points in the Leaving Cert, a master's degree and two goals in this season's Champions League

Sep 9th 2016, 7:47 AM 57,023 Views 14 Comments

Dundalk midfielder Robbie Benson spent five years studying at UCD but his move to full-time football could hardly have gone much better.

Richie Towell is the Irish Soccer Writers’ Personality of the Year for 2015
# Acclaim
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# Acclaim

Richie Towell is the Irish Soccer Writers’ Personality of the Year for 2015

Jan 9th 2016, 9:38 AM 2,834 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the performances of Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers were also recognised.

Fagan turned down better offer from Paul Cook's Chesterfield to stick with Pat's
# Staying Put
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# Staying Put

Fagan turned down better offer from Paul Cook's Chesterfield to stick with Pat's

Nov 27th 2014, 12:45 PM 3,683 Views 1 Comment

The PFAI Player of the Year met with the former Sligo Rovers manager but politely declined his offer.

Sex workers 'fear for their safety' if clients are criminalised
# Nordic Model
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# Nordic Model

Sex workers 'fear for their safety' if clients are criminalised

Oct 17th 2014, 9:56 PM 18,794 Views 55 Comments

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has said she is “examining” legislation that would criminalise buying sex.

'If Bohs can do us a favour tonight, great - but we know what we have to do'
# Great Dane
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# Great Dane

'If Bohs can do us a favour tonight, great - but we know what we have to do'

Oct 17th 2014, 8:37 AM 2,144 Views 3 Comments

Dane Massey and Dundalk are still taking the Premier Division title race one game at a time.

Sligo goal-machine Anthony Elding wins March award
# Supporting LOI
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# Supporting LOI

Sligo goal-machine Anthony Elding wins March award

Apr 10th 2013, 3:38 PM 712 Views 0 Comments

The new man in the Showgrounds has scored six in his first six league games for the champions.

Sligo dominate SWAI award nominations
# Airtricity League
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# Airtricity League

Sligo dominate SWAI award nominations

Dec 17th 2012, 4:09 PM 665 Views 0 Comments

The Airtricity League champions have received four of the six nominations for SWAI Personality of the Year.

Sex workers concerned over 'indiscriminate nature' of brothel raids
# Prostitution
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# Prostitution

Sex workers concerned over 'indiscriminate nature' of brothel raids

May 30th 2012, 2:14 PM 6,108 Views 66 Comments

Carrying out searches in “all known properties” and not just ones suspected of exploitation or trafficking is dangerous for independent sex workers, says SWAI.