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# escape - Monday 19 June, 2017

Four foreign prisoners have tunnelled out of a Bali jail

One of the men was due to be released within months.

# escape - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

'Babies dropped from 10th floor windows' - eyewitnesses describe a night of horror in London

At least 12 people lost their lives in the blaze, a number which is expected to rise.

# escape - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Oberstown director injured during youth escape from campus says the centre is a 'constant challenge'

“It provided a stark reminder of the constant challenges an environment like Oberstown presents us with.”

# escape - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

One child caught and returned to Oberstown but another is still on the run

Three inmates had escaped on Monday.

# escape - Friday 28 April, 2017

'It was like a Houdini act': Man escapes from custody after being refused bail for escaping custody

“It was like a Houdini act. He snuck up past his wife and out.”

# escape - Monday 6 March, 2017

Wild animals, including monkey called Stevie Wonder, escaped at Fota seven times in one year

The animals were never in danger or a threat to any visitors, a spokesperson said.

# escape - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Four units attend as Dublin Fire Brigade battles blaze in north inner city

Dublin Fire Brigade also managed to save two family members as it fought a blaze in Donaghmede early this morning.

# escape - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge These lads' epic escape from a locked car park in Maynooth is going viral on Facebook The Italian Job

# escape - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Extensive search underway for lynx which broke loose from Devon Zoo

Flaviu managed to escape by chewing through a board in the wall of his new home.

# escape - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself

He threatened and beat his captor while on the phone, demanding to be told where they were.

# escape - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

COMPETITION: Win a relaxing overnight stay in Powerscourt Hotel for two

The prize includes dinner in the delicious Sika restaurant, breakfast and a 50 minute spa treatment for each guest in ESPA.

# escape - Saturday 2 April, 2016

From The42 'A draw probably would have been a fair reflection of the game' - Sexton Escape

'A draw probably would have been a fair reflection of the game' - Sexton

The Leinster out-half was man of the match as they beat Munster in Dublin.

# escape - Friday 18 March, 2016

Car overturns after smashing into a speed limit sign

The three passengers in the car managed to escape uninjured and fled the scene.

# escape - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Video shows inmates escaping from Canadian prison by helicopter Prison Break This post contains videos

Video shows inmates escaping from Canadian prison by helicopter

The men were arrested hours after their great escape.

# escape - Monday 25 January, 2016

Search continues for inmates who made 'sophisticated' and daring prison escape

The men cut, crawled, climbed and rappelled their way to freedom.

# escape - Monday 18 January, 2016

Prisoner (25) escapes from custody at courthouse

The woman was transported today from Limerick Prison to Ennis Courthouse where she was due to stand trial.

# escape - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

7 gorgeous places around Ireland to escape to this Christmas

Like you needed an excuse…

# escape - Sunday 25 October, 2015

From The42 Favourites Ballyboden do just enough to reach Dublin SFC final Escape

Favourites Ballyboden do just enough to reach Dublin SFC final

The hot favourites survived a spirited Clontarf performance.

# escape - Saturday 17 October, 2015

This prisoner somehow managed to escape despite being shackled to a hospital bed

Alexander Erb, 26, used a nurse as an obstacle as he hopped off a stretcher and escaped.

# escape - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Here’s why a man named Ronnie Pickering is breaking the internet

“Do you know who I am?”

# escape - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

WATCH: Family films terrifying escape from wildfire

The left more than four hours after the evacuation order.

# escape - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Prison worker helped inmates escape after getting "caught up in the fantasy"

Joyce Mitchell says she also had sexual relations with one of the men.

# escape - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Manhunt underway for escaped prisoner

Two men escaped but one has been recaptured.

# escape - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Mexico thought this infamous drug lord wouldn't escape from prison again

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is on the run.

# escape - Monday 29 June, 2015

The 9 at 9: Monday

It’s the start of a new week, here’s all the news you need to know.

# escape - Sunday 21 June, 2015

The net may finally be closing on two convicted killers who escaped prison

New York State Police spokesman Beau Duffy said officers were investigating a possible sighting of the prisoners.

# escape - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Prison officer suspended as escaped convicted killers spotted 300 miles away

Two men were seen walking near a rail yard in Erwin on June 13.

# escape - Monday 15 June, 2015

Search for on-the-run prisoners: 'They could be nearby... or they could be in Mexico by now'

Hundreds of police officers are conducting door-to-door searchers close to the New York prison.

# escape - Monday 8 June, 2015

New York puts bounty on the heads of two escaped murderers after "Shawshank" style breakout

David Sweat and Richard Matt cut through steel walls to make their getaway.

# escape - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Two murderers leave note saying 'have a nice day' after escaping from US prison

A massive manhunt is under way in New York after the two killers escaped from the maximum security jail.

# escape - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Escaped prisoner tells Sky News he's in Spain

His mother says she doesn’t believe her son is dangerous but the public are being urged not to approach him.

# escape - Saturday 30 May, 2015

This violent robber escaped prison - by walking out the front door

Unsophisticated, but successful.

# escape - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Three-foot rat found swimming in Tipperary river

He’s called Rodney.

# escape - Friday 10 April, 2015

ANOTHER prisoner has escaped from Tallaght Hospital

This time the offender in question was in the custody of gardaí, not the prison service.

# escape - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Derek Brockwell has been transferred to a prison in England

The escaped prisoner has time left to serve on his UK sentences.

# escape - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Why wasn't a prisoner on the run from the UK sent back there when he was arrested?

The Department of Justice says it was standard procedure.

# escape - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

"There was blood everywhere": Eyewitness describes Derek Brockwell's escape from Tallaght Hospital Exclusive

An eyewitness described what happened during the dangerous prisoner’s escape.

Derek Brockwell: Search for 'violent, hardened criminal' continues, as Minister orders full report

The two prison officers stabbed by Brockwell as he made his escape are said to be recovering well in hospital.

# escape - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Manhunt: Gardaí search for dangerous escaped prisoner Derek Brockwell after hospital attack

The man, a UK national, was serving a sentence for armed robbery.

# escape - Monday 5 January, 2015

Three children abused by their mother escaped from their home using a ladder

The mother beat one of the children and told the others she was ‘beating the white devil’ out of the child.

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