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From The42 That's why they're champions! Scarlets tear through Glasgow to reach Pro14 final Red Hot This post contains videos

That's why they're champions! Scarlets tear through Glasgow to reach Pro14 final

Wayne Pivac’s side ran four tries past this season’s best Pro14 team and will face either Leinster or Munster in the final in the Aviva Stadium next Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Security called after people refuse to leave Dublin driving licence centre without getting an appointment Santry

Security called after people refuse to leave Dublin driving licence centre without getting an appointment

People had queued for up to two hours to try to secure an appointment to apply for a driving licence before the centre closed.

From TheJournal.ie Over 2,000 children waiting over a year for a psychology appointment in Ireland Mental Health

Over 2,000 children waiting over a year for a psychology appointment in Ireland

New figures show that across the country there are close to 2,500 people waiting over a year for a psychology appointment.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly people forced to wait over 24 hours in emergency departments of these 25 hospitals Waiting

Elderly people forced to wait over 24 hours in emergency departments of these 25 hospitals

Hospitals in Limerick, Dublin and Galway had the highest number of people aged 75 and over waiting more than a day.

From TheJournal.ie 143 women in Donegal are waiting over a year for a breast clinic appointment Waiting Lists

143 women in Donegal are waiting over a year for a breast clinic appointment

Nearly 250 women who displayed symptoms of possible breast cancer have been waiting between six and 12 months.

From TheJournal.ie Deadlocked jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ask for definition of "reasonable doubt" Deliberations

Deadlocked jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ask for definition of "reasonable doubt"

If convicted, the actor could face spending the rest of his life in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who developed back pain aged 18 left bed bound in agony as HSE refuses to fund operation Life On Hold

Woman who developed back pain aged 18 left bed bound in agony as HSE refuses to fund operation

Her mother described how her daughter, who once had a bright future ahead of her, now faces a life of no hope and never-ending pain.

From TheJournal.ie FactCheck: Are there really fewer people on hospital trolleys this year? Factcheck

FactCheck: Are there really fewer people on hospital trolleys this year?

The Tánaiste made the claim amid ongoing debate about wait times in Irish healthcare.

From TheJournal.ie The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting Tick Tock

The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting

He was famously hours later for a meeting with the German chancellor in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Cork mum with terminal cancer stuck in Galway hotel waiting for hospital treatment Cancer

Cork mum with terminal cancer stuck in Galway hotel waiting for hospital treatment

Ausra Matharu, who has three children aged between two and 11, has been waiting since Monday for a hospital bed.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Bikes will be going to these places next Rolling Out

Dublin Bikes will be going to these places next

Sinn Féin Deputy Dessie Ellis recently complained that the scheme hadn’t yet made its way to Glasnevin.

From TheJournal.ie Irish patients left waiting over a year for surgery to restore their eyesight Sight

Irish patients left waiting over a year for surgery to restore their eyesight

Almost 4,000 people have been waiting more than 12 months to even see a consultant.

From TheJournal.ie Leinster has longest GP waiting times for patients while Munster has shortest Appointments

Leinster has longest GP waiting times for patients while Munster has shortest

The average waiting time for a GP has soared from just under 10 hours in 2010 to over 34 hours.

From TheJournal.ie Google can now tell you how to beat the queues in your favourite cafés Timing Is Everything
From TheJournal.ie Elderly man has just been given a bed after 82 hours on trolley Galway

Elderly man has just been given a bed after 82 hours on trolley

The crisis in the A&E is hitting vulnerable patients.

From TheJournal.ie One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live Waiting

One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live

Serious concerns have been expressed about the quality of life children in direct provision have.

From TheJournal.ie 18-week-old baby Jessica still has smiles for her family as she waits for a heart transplant Organ Donation

18-week-old baby Jessica still has smiles for her family as she waits for a heart transplant

Her grandmother wants to raise awareness about organ donation.

From TheJournal.ie 'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days' HOSPITAL CRISIS

'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'

Nurses brought their anger at overcrowding to the gates of the Dáil today.

From TheJournal.ie 'Does This TD Need Help' Tweet of the Day Best Of Intentions

'Does This TD Need Help' Tweet of the Day

Would someone give Andrew Doyle a hand? It IS for a good cause.

From TheJournal.ie 7,000 emergency department patients were on trolleys last month Overcrowding

7,000 emergency department patients were on trolleys last month

The INMO said it is concerned about hospitals coping with the winter demand.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly people 'left languishing' on nursing home waiting list Waiting

Elderly people 'left languishing' on nursing home waiting list

There are over 500 people currently waiting in hospital beds.

From TheJournal.ie Eerie pics show Dublin flats still bearing signs of past residents Waiting

Eerie pics show Dublin flats still bearing signs of past residents

Photographer Jeanette Lowe’s exhibition is being held in the very flats which are soon to be demolished.

From TheJournal.ie Over 232,000 children in Ireland are living in poverty Ignored

Over 232,000 children in Ireland are living in poverty

A review of Ireland’s economy also pointed out that the poorest ten per cent of the population had been hit hardest and said this has been “more or less ignored”.

From TheJournal.ie "I'm behind in bills" - customers continue to wait for Christmas Direct refunds Customers

"I'm behind in bills" - customers continue to wait for Christmas Direct refunds

One customer said putting money away with the online company was the only way they could afford Christmas presents for their children.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's taking 12 weeks to fill a social worker post - that's too long' Job Vacancies

'It's taking 12 weeks to fill a social worker post - that's too long'

Head of Child and Family Agency Gordon Jeyes says there are over 100 social worker vacancies, but not because people are not coming forward.

8 of the worst little waits in life

Oh would you ever HURRY UP!

8 slightly rude things you do all the time

Because inside, we’re all a little bit nasty.

From TheJournal.ie Patients waiting up to 70 weeks for orthopaedic surgeries in Derry hospital Wait Times

Patients waiting up to 70 weeks for orthopaedic surgeries in Derry hospital

Officials have blamed the delay on a fire at Altnagelvin Hospital in November 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Passengers disembark ferry as injured crewman hospitalised Weather

Passengers disembark ferry as injured crewman hospitalised

Passengers who do not have accommodation are now being looked after by the French Red Cross.

From TheJournal.ie Trolley watch: the most depressing updates you'll get today? Health

Trolley watch: the most depressing updates you'll get today?

Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation new mobile phone updater allows you to see how many patients are on trolleys around the country at any given time. It makes for stark reading.