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Letters : Wicklow Welcomes : arrival of Marauding Asylum Seekers sparks protests among residents

Letters : Wicklow Welcomes : arrival of Marauding Asylum Seekers sparks protests among residents

Back in November 2018, 200 residents turned up to a public meeting in St.Patricks GAA Club in Wicklow Town to discuss the conversion of the Grand Hotel in their town into a Direct Provision Centre for Asylum Seekers. At that meeting there were many angry exchanges with some concerned about tourism,
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Letters - Why have a Work Visa system at all if people can just use asylum system instead ??

Letters - Why have a Work Visa system at all if people can just use asylum system instead ??

The asylum system in Ireland has become an attractive backdoor into the Country where there is no need anymore to apply for a work visa. Men can just arrive in large numbers from safe countries such as Georgia, claim asylum, be given full board accommodation where they will be
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Letters : Wicklow Welcomes : arrival of Marauding Asylum Seekers sparks protests among residents

Letters : Wicklow Welcomes : arrival of Marauding Asylum Seekers sparks protests among residents

Back in November 2018, 200 residents turned up to a public meeting in St.Patricks GAA Club in Wicklow Town to discuss the conversion of the Grand Hotel in their town into a Direct Provision Centre for Asylum Seekers. At that meeting there were many angry exchanges with some concerned about tourism,
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Letters - Why have a Work Visa system at all if people can just use asylum system instead ??

Letters - Why have a Work Visa system at all if people can just use asylum system instead ??

The asylum system in Ireland has become an attractive backdoor into the Country where there is no need anymore to apply for a work visa. Men can just arrive in large numbers from safe countries such as Georgia, claim asylum, be given full board accommodation where they will be
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Dr. Harty Cup Hurling Semi-Final – Our Lady’s Templemore v Nenagh CBS

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When Saturday January 28th at 1:30pm Where Toomevara Referee John McCormack Knockavilla Donaskeigh Kickhams, Tipperary Next Round The winners will play the winners of St. Colmans Fermoy and Midleton CBS in the Final on Saturday February 18th. Admission Prices Adults
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Dr. Harty Cup Hurling Semi-Final – Our Lady’s Templemore 1-15 Nenagh CBS 0-14

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Our Ladys Templemore defeated Nenagh CBS by 1-15 to 0-14 in the Dr. Harty Cup Hurling Semi-Final on Saturday January 28th at Toomevara.When Saturday January 28th at 1:30pm Where Toomevara Referee John McCormack Knockavilla Donaskeigh Kickhams, Tipperary Next Round The winners will
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2017 Munster GAA Convention

2017 Munster GAA Convention

GAA
The Munster GAA annual Provincial Convention will take place at the Anner Hotel, Thurles, County Tipperary, on Saturday, 28th January 2017 at 12:45pm.Attached please find the Convention Booklet which includes: 1. Agenda for Convention 2. Annual Report on Activities 2016 3. Audited Accounts for Year Ended 31/10/2016 4. Nominations and
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St Peter's College Surge To Top Oil Leinster SF 'A' Title

St Peter's College Surge To Top Oil Leinster SF 'A' Title

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Top Oil Leinster P.P. Schools Senior Football A Final: St Peters College, Wexford 2-13, Moate Community School, Westmeath 0-7St Peters College surged to their second ever Top Oil Leinster P.P. Schools Senior Football A title with a commanding display against Moate Community School at OMoore Park, Portlaoise today.The Wexford side
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Dr. Harty Cup Hurling Final – Our Lady’s Templemore v Coláiste Cholmáin Fermoy

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Our Ladys Templemore will play Coliste Cholmin Fermoy in the Dr. Harty Cup Hurling Final on Saturday February 18th. This entry was posted
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St Peter's College Surge To Top Oil Leinster SF 'A' Title

St Peter's College Surge To Top Oil Leinster SF 'A' Title

GAA
Top Oil Leinster P.P. Schools Senior Football A Final: St Peters College, Wexford 2-13, Moate Community School, Westmeath 0-7St Peters College surged to their second ever Top Oil Leinster P.P. Schools Senior Football A title with a commanding display against Moate Community School at OMoore Park, Portlaoise today.The Wexford side
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Galway face Roscommon in Kiltoom

Galway face Roscommon in Kiltoom

GAA
The first Connacht GAA trophy of the year is up for grabs on Sunday when Galway defend their FBD title against a Roscommon team they defeated in last years final, 2-8 to 0-13. Both sides would meet again in the Connacht Senior Football Championship final with the Tribesmen again emerging
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Preview: Connacht FBD League Final

Preview: Connacht FBD League Final

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Sunday January 29Connacht FBD League Final Roscommon v Galway, Kiltoom, 2pm At this exact stage a year ago Galway made a quiet, but important statement when beating Roscommon in a keenly contested affair at Tuam Stadium.Two early fisted goals from Damien Comer gave a youthful Galway outfit something to protect
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Preview: Co-op Superstores.ie Munster Hurling League Final

Preview: Co-op Superstores.ie Munster Hurling League Final

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Sunday January 29Co-op Superstores.ie Munster Hurling League Final Limerick v Cork, Gaelic Grounds, 2pm With the emphasis placed on experimentation and searching for new talent, both Limerick and Cork have gleaned positives from January so far.Limericks only blip occurred a fortnight ago when Cork netted seven goals at the Gaelic
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Preview: Bord Na Mona O'Byrne Cup Final

Preview: Bord Na Mona O'Byrne Cup Final

GAA
Sunday January 29Bord Na Mona O'Byrne Cup Final Louth v Dublin, Drogheda, 2pm Colin Kellys work with Louth is deserving of the utmost respect and January has supplied more moments of good news.Four wins on the spin over Westmeath, Maynooth University, Carlow, and Meath suggests that Louth Allianz League
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Preview: Bord Na Mona Walsh Cup Semi-Finals

Preview: Bord Na Mona Walsh Cup Semi-Finals

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Bord Na Mona Walsh Cup Semi-Finals Saturday January 28Galway v IT Carlow, Pearse Stadium, 2pm It has been a quietly satisfying January so far for Galway boss Micheal Donoghue, who has afforded several promising younger players a chance in the maroon and white.The most significant contribution has came from last
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Preview: Dr McKenna Cup Final

Preview: Dr McKenna Cup Final

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Saturday January 28Dr McKenna Cup Final Derry v Tyrone, Pairc Esler, 7pm On the opening weekend of the competition when Cavan defeated Tyrone those with a keen interest in the Dr McKenna Cup started wondering.Would Tyrone finally relinquish their grip on the trophy? Mickey Hartes charges have won this competition
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Preview: AIB All Ireland Junior and Intermediate Club Championships

Preview: AIB All Ireland Junior and Intermediate Club Championships

GAA
Sunday January 29AIB All-Ireland Club Intermediate Football Championship Semi-Finals Westport Mayo v Kenmare Kerry, Cusack Park, Ennis, 2.15pm St Colmcilles Meath v Pomeroy Tyrone, Athletic Grounds, 2.15pm Four teams remain in the hunt for national glory and all will feel that two victories are possible.Reaching a Croke Park decider is
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Ireland's urbanisation a massive challenge for the GAA

Ireland's urbanisation a massive challenge for the GAA

GAA
By John Harrington Irelands transformation from a largely rural society to an urban one is arguably the greatest challenge the GAA has ever faced.That might sound extreme, but its an easy conclusion to come to after reading a copy of the report that Leinster Council Treasurer, Syl Merrins, will
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No Clear Favourite In Bord Na Móna O'Byrne Cup Final

No Clear Favourite In Bord Na Móna O'Byrne Cup Final

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- The Shane Ryan Column - Id have to be honest and say I was surprised with the semi-final results last Sunday in the Bord na Mna OByrne Cup, but its always nice to see the underdog winning.It is, of course, unusual for Dublin to be described as underdogs, but
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Wexford and Galway hold upper hand

GAA
No sooner has Davy Fitzgerald put down his first important marker in leading Wexford to a win over Dublin than he has to face up to an even bigger test in tackling Kilkenny in a Bord na Mna Walsh Cup semi-final this Sunday.An early season win over Dublin will have
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Thursday's Independent.ie Sigerson Cup round-up

Thursday's Independent.ie Sigerson Cup round-up

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Sigerson CupResults IT Sligo 3-13 GMIT 2-7Garda College 0-8 CIT 0-3By Gavin Cawley The final preliminary round matches of this years Sigerson Cup were played out today as IT Sligo and Garda College advanced at the expense of GMIT and CIT .IT Sligos achievement in doing so is
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Munster Hurling League Final – Limerick v Cork

Munster Hurling League Final – Limerick v Cork

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Limerick will play Cork in the Co-Op Superstores.ie Munster Hurling League Final on Sunday January 29th at 2pm in the Gaelic Grounds Limerick.Ticket Details This entry was posted
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Dublin Senior Hurler Eoghan O'Donnell speaks to DubsTV at new jersey launch

Dublin Senior Hurler Eoghan O'Donnell speaks to DubsTV at new jersey launch

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Passionate and purposeful Bennett enjoying Ferns spell

GAA
By Cian OConnell Pat Bennetts enthusiasm and passion for hurling endures. A deep and meaningful connection has been forged with Ferns St Aidans, who captured a first Wexford SHC title in August.For Bennett that is what taking a team is about - making a group believe and get better. It
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O'Connor believes new concussion testing will protect players

GAA
By John Harrington Wexford hurler, Jack OConnor, believes inter-county players will benefit a lot from the National Concussion Testing Programme that was launched this week by UPMC, the GAA, and the GPA.The initiative will cover football, hurling, and camogie and will deliver concussion baseline testing to players across all codes
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Cahalane hopes St. Finbarr's can live up to Munster tradition

GAA
By John Harrington In a St Finbarrs hurling team studded with precocious young players, Damien Cahalane is very much the grizzled veteran.Hes still only 30, but hes been fighting the good fight now for a long time, 14 seasons to be precise.They knew from a young age in the club
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New Female Coach Mentorship Programme for Gaelic games

GAA
The three Gaelic Games Associations have today launched a major new initiative aimed at supporting the development and pathway for female coaches across football, Ladies football, hurling and camogie.The Camogie Association, LGFA and GAA have collaborated to secure the support of the Sport Ireland Women in Sport Fund and will
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AIB Munster Club SFC: Kerins O'Rahillys advance

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AIB Munster Club SFC Semi-Final Kerins O'Rahillys 1-9 ire g, Ennis 1-8By Paul Brennan at Austin Stack Park They might have fallen well short in the County Senior Football Championship, failing to win a game in the group stage of the competition, but 14-man Kerins ORahillys advanced to the Munster
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2022 PwC Camogie All Stars

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All-Ireland Senior champions Kilkenny dominate the 2022 PwC Camogie All-Stars team after capturing the ODuffy Cup for a 15th time. Taking eight places on the team, the 2022 PwC Camogie All-Star selection was announced by Marie Crowe, at a ceremony in Croke Park on Saturday 26th November.Amongst the All-Stars recipients
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Kevin Kilmurray RIP

GAA
By Offaly GAA The Offaly GAA community is mourning the death of legendary footballer Kevin Kilmurray, a winner of two All-Ireland Senior Football Championship medals, and two All-Star awards, among many other accolades during an illustrious career.Offaly County Board Chairman, Michael Duignan was a personal friend of Mr Kilmurray and
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Walsh Inspires Crokes To Victoy

Walsh Inspires Crokes To Victoy

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Home Walsh Inspires Crokes To Victoy December 4th, 2022Kilmacud Crokes 1-12 The Downs 0-8By Paul Keane & Ben OKeeffe at Croke Park Shane Walsh enjoyed the freedom of Croke Park again, helping himself to another nine points as his adopted club Kilmacud Crokes secured back to back
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2022 Go Ahead Dublin Senior 1 Hurling Final- Kilmacud Crokes v Na Fianna

2022 Go Ahead Dublin Senior 1 Hurling Final- Kilmacud Crokes v Na Fianna

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Shamrocks Reign Supreme Once Again

Shamrocks Reign Supreme Once Again

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Home Shamrocks Reign Supreme Once Again December 4th, 2022Ballyhale Shamrocks 2-22 Kilmacud Crokes 2-19By Paul Keane & Ben OKeeffe at Croke Park Ballyhale Shamrocks are AIB Leinster club SHC champions for a 12th time, but it took an epic struggle to shrug off Kilmacud Crokes and secure
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AIB Connacht Club SFC: Maigh Cuilinn secure silverware

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AIB Connacht Club SFC Final Maigh Cuilinn 0-13 Tourlestrane 0-6By Cian O'Connell at Pearse Stadium Maigh Cuilinn eventually shrugged off Tourlestranes spirited resistance in Salthill to claim a first ever AIB Connacht Club SFC title.Prompted by the splendid Sen Kelly and Peter Cooke, who mined three delightful second period points
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GAA Master Fixtures for 2023 published

GAA
The GAA today published its Master Fixtures schedule for 2023.The AIB All-Ireland Senior Club Football and Hurling Championship Finals are the first key dates in the diary, with both taking place on the weekend of January 21/22.Round 1 of the Allianz Football League takes place on the weekend of January
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Kilmacud Crokes manager Robbie Brennan chats to DubsTV after Leinster Football Final win v The Downs

Kilmacud Crokes manager Robbie Brennan chats to DubsTV after Leinster Football Final win v The Downs

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AIB Leinster Club SFC Final: Walsh inspires Crokes

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AIB Leinster Club SFC Final Kilmacud Crokes 1-12 The Downs 0-8By Paul Keane at Croke Park Shane Walsh enjoyed the freedom of Croke Park again, helping himself to another nine points as his adopted club Kilmacud Crokes secured back to back AIB Leinster club football titles.Walsh memorably fired nine points
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Progressive Glen making an impact

GAA
By Cian OConnell Translating underage potential into senior glory remains a demanding challenge for GAA clubs throughout the country. Watty Graham's, Glen traded on promise for so long. Possibilities always existed, but delivering a Derry SFC triumph was the mission they wanted to accomplish.Now that two county titles have been
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