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#good news

# good-news - Friday 7 September, 2018

From The42 Ex-Ireland and Liverpool defender Lawrenson gets the all-clear after cancer scare Good News

Ex-Ireland and Liverpool defender Lawrenson gets the all-clear after cancer scare

The BBC pundit admitted being nervous while he waited to hear the news.

# good-news - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

From The42 Ajax youngster out of coma over a year after suffering heart attack Good News

Ajax youngster out of coma over a year after suffering heart attack

Abdelhak Nouri collapsed on the pitch back in July 2017, but the 21-year-old is showing signs of improvement.

# good-news - Friday 10 August, 2018

From The42 All-Ireland semi switch-up means nightmare clash avoided for Cork dual stars Good News

All-Ireland semi switch-up means nightmare clash avoided for Cork dual stars

The LGFA have switched Cork’s last four meeting with Donegal to 25 August.

# good-news - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

From The42 Ireland's Hockey World Cup quarter-final against India will be shown live on RTÉ Green Army

Ireland's Hockey World Cup quarter-final against India will be shown live on RTÉ

Graham Shaw’s side will hope to add to their incredible journey on Thursday evening.

# good-news - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

From The42 These 7 Premier League fixtures will be exclusive to Irish Sky Sports customers Good News

These 7 Premier League fixtures will be exclusive to Irish Sky Sports customers

Liverpool v Southampton is among the highlights.

# good-news - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Enjoy saunas? New research finds they significantly lower risk of stroke

The study found people taking 4-7 saunas a week were 61% less likely to have a stroke than those taking one a week.

# good-news - Monday 2 April, 2018

From The42 Ireland's Alan Judge makes first start since horrific leg break two years ago Good News

Ireland's Alan Judge makes first start since horrific leg break two years ago

It has been a long road back for the Brentford midfielder, who featured in their 1-0 win over Bristol City today.

# good-news - Friday 9 March, 2018

From The42 'It's good to see' - O'Mahony pleased by Kidney and Kiss to London Irish reports Pom

'It's good to see' - O'Mahony pleased by Kidney and Kiss to London Irish reports

The Munster captain has worked under both coaches.

# good-news - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Taoiseach says he 'understands concerns' as ministers question Ireland 2040 marketing

The rollout had caused concern at Cabinet.

# good-news - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Rome's 'baldy' Christmas tree is being made into a family hut and souvenirs

The €48,000 tree was labelled an international embarrassment after it was declared dead on its arrival.

# good-news - Friday 29 December, 2017

Barack Obama ends 2017 with a series of 'good news' tweets

In a series of tweets, the former US president referenced a number of different news stories from 2017.

# good-news - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Baby girl born with heart outside her chest survives three surgeries

Baby Vanellope is thought to be the first baby in the UK to survive corrective surgery for the rare condition.

# good-news - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

The Luas is back up running tonight

Both Green and Red line services have resumed tonight ahead of schedule.

Of 385,000 properties that lost power during Ophelia, 248,000 have had it restored

ESB said that power would be restored to homes and businesses in the northwest and Dublin by this evening.

# good-news - Monday 11 September, 2017

All 28 rescued Jack Russell terriers have found homes thanks to the ISPCA

The dogs are currently at the National Animal Centre in Longford pending housing.

# good-news - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Good news for families: Over 5,000 extra childcare places to be created

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said he hopes to expand the subsidy scheme to more families in the future.

# good-news - Thursday 20 July, 2017

For the first time, over half of people with HIV are taking AIDS drugs

The United Nations report’s authors claimed that the data proved the “scales have finally tipped”.

# good-news - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital

The garden received a certificate of distinction in the postcard section at Bloom this year.

# good-news - Friday 30 June, 2017

From The42 Coyle and Lanigan O'Keeffe awarded World Championship bronze two years after event Good News

Coyle and Lanigan O'Keeffe awarded World Championship bronze two years after event

The Irish pair have been bumped after a failed drugs test.

# good-news - Thursday 22 June, 2017

From The42 Boost for Cork City as Delaney extends his stay with league leaders Good News

Boost for Cork City as Delaney extends his stay with league leaders

The Burton Albion defender’s loan spell will now run until the end of the current SSE Airtricity League season.

# good-news - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Sunshine on the way for the weekend with highs of 24 degrees

Cancel everything and get out the BBQ.

Going on holiday? Roaming charges are abolished from today

“Eliminating roaming charges is one of the greatest and most tangible successes of the EU,” EU leaders said.

# good-news - Monday 12 June, 2017

Temperatures to go back into the 20s as we're set for sunnier, warmer weather all this week

Showers will be few and far between this week, forecasts Met Éireann.

# good-news - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

You can leave the coat at home today as temperatures to soar back above 20°C

Today will be the best day of the week with the rain set to return tomorrow.

# good-news - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Free 'Baby Box' to be given to all new mothers in Wexford Hospital

Wexford becomes only the second hospital in the country to provide the boxes for newborns.

# good-news - Friday 14 April, 2017

'She's a curious little thing': Meet the first tropical stingray to be born in Ireland

The Atlantic Cownose Ray is listed as a near threatened species and could face extinction in the future.

# good-news - Monday 10 April, 2017

From December, this is what the Luas map will look like

From December, you’ll be able to take the Luas to Cabra, Grangegorman, the GPO and Trinity College.

# good-news - Saturday 8 April, 2017

'Irish people have a hunger to make a difference in the world'

28 ‘global citizens’ are being honoured in Dublin today.

# good-news - Monday 3 April, 2017

Business group predicts 'exceptional job surge' with 50,000 new roles this year

A separate survey from EY said that income tax is the biggest burden for business owners.

# good-news - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Ever wanted to stay in a lighthouse? Now you can

Five new lighthouse properties are available for people to rent as short-term accommodation.

# good-news - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Baby born with four legs and two spines recovering well after surgery

Dominique can now sit up, raise her hands and reach for things, which she couldn’t do before.

# good-news - Monday 20 March, 2017

350 new jobs announced for Cork and Dublin

eShop officially opened its global headquarters in Swords today.

EU teens one step closer to being handed free interrailing ticket on their 18th birthdays

The initiative was agreed to be a priority in the EU’s 2018 budget.

# good-news - Saturday 18 March, 2017

The first sign of summer? Loop Head Lighthouse is open to the public again

The building is steeped in history, with its origins dating back to the 1670s.

A half-skull that is 400,000 years old was found on last day of excavation project

Researchers don’t know if it was from a male or female, how the person died, or even what form of early human it was.

# good-news - Friday 17 March, 2017

As it happened: St Patrick's Day at home and abroad

The main parades are all under way – we’ll be bringing you all the colour and spectacle!

# good-news - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Dublin Zoo celebrates a very adorable new arrival

Just look at her.

# good-news - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

This portrait of Graham Norton was unveiled in the National Gallery today

And, in a very Irish coincidence, the artist turned out to be Norton’s cousin.

# good-news - Monday 13 March, 2017

It will be 17 degrees today

Nice.

# good-news - Sunday 12 March, 2017

People hadn't set foot in this ancient 'lost city' in the Honduran jungle for 500 years - until now

The 1,000-year-old ruins were buried in the rainforest, in a round valley ringed by steep cliffs.

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