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Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Today’s News

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# irish-abroad - Yesterday’s News

From The Score James Coughlan’s Pau lead Pro D2 after O’Sullivan’s Biarritz lose Irish Abroad

James Coughlan’s Pau lead Pro D2 after O’Sullivan’s Biarritz lose

The former Munster No. 8 has had a good start to life under Simon Mannix in France.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From Business ETC Yanks and Canucks in a stir as Burger King buys Tim Hortons for €7.5bn Whopper Deal

Yanks and Canucks in a stir as Burger King buys Tim Hortons for €7.5bn

Tim Hortons is a Canadian institution but is being bought mainly for tax reasons.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 23 August, 2014

These politicians making waves abroad could have been your local TD

Irish emigration works in mysterious ways…

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Living in Australia or Canada? Good choice says The Economist, Dublin not so much

Melbourne is the best city to live worldwide but Dublin is way down the list.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Comic depicting Irish nurses in Australia sparks anger online

It follows a hospital recruitment drive targeting specifically Irish nurses.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Missing Irish surfer Stuart Butler has still not been found

The 19-year-old got into difficult in the waters off Byron Bay on Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia

The man was surfing with two friends who were rescued.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 19 July, 2014

What can the new diaspora minister do for the Irish abroad?

What once an aspirational concept is now a very real reality for many Irish families.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 6 July, 2014

From The Score GAA in Vancouver – providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting Seriously West Coast This post contains videos

GAA in Vancouver – providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting

The Irish Social and Sporting Club is going strong in Canada’s western province.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 12 June, 2014

From The Score Irishmen Cahill, Rowley and Sandford set for the Premiership with London Welsh Irish Abroad

Irishmen Cahill, Rowley and Sandford set for the Premiership with London Welsh

Three more Irish players will be involved in England’s top tier next season.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From The Score O’Sullivan’s Biarritz pull off transfer market coups by signing Davies and Evans Additions

O’Sullivan’s Biarritz pull off transfer market coups by signing Davies and Evans

The former Ireland head coach welcomes an All Black and a Wallaby on board in the south of France.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

The family of a previously unidentified injured Irishman in Bali have been contacted

A Facebook campaign was launched to identify the man.

From The Score Biarritz confirm all-French coaching staff for new boss Eddie O’Sullivan Irish Abroad

Biarritz confirm all-French coaching staff for new boss Eddie O’Sullivan

Benoît August and Pierre Chadebech will aid the Irishman in setting his structures at the Pro D2 club.

# irish-abroad - Monday 19 May, 2014

From The Score Former Munster hooker Fogarty one game away from Top 14 promotion Irish Abroad

Former Munster hooker Fogarty one game away from Top 14 promotion

There were Irishmen involved in the semi-finals of the Pro D2, Aviva Premiership and RFU Championship.

# irish-abroad - Friday 16 May, 2014

From The Score Irishman Mark McCall named as Premiership’s leading Director of Rugby Irish Abroad

Irishman Mark McCall named as Premiership’s leading Director of Rugby

The former Ulster head coach’s excellent work in England has been recognised at the end-of-season awards.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Irishman in Dubai to be deported for flicking his middle-finger at a motorist

Conor Hayes will deported after he spends one-month in prison for public obscenity.

# irish-abroad - Monday 12 May, 2014

From The Score Irish wing Monahan among the tries again as Morris advances to semi-finals Irish Abroad

Irish wing Monahan among the tries again as Morris advances to semi-finals

Here’s how the Irish-qualified players in the English Premiership and Championship got on over the weekend.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 10 May, 2014

From The Score Irish influence helps Rotherham to narrow Championship play-off defeat Exiles

Irish influence helps Rotherham to narrow Championship play-off defeat

Sean Scanlon, Michael Keating and Charlie Mulchrone started for the Titans in their semi-final first leg.

# irish-abroad - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Score Niall Morris proving there’s life after Leinster Irish Abroad

Niall Morris proving there’s life after Leinster

The Irish fullback is preparing himself for the Aviva Premiership play-offs, with Leicester Tigers.

# irish-abroad - Monday 5 May, 2014

From The Score ‘There’ll be no dumbing down of the sport’ – Inside UCF’s preparations for the Croke Park Classic States Visit

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

The Gathering-lite? Government propose new plan to keep the Diaspora visiting

€3 million is being provided to support 700 local community-based events and festivals each year.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Score Kilkenny man Peter Lydon leaving Stade Français for London Scottish Irish Abroad

Kilkenny man Peter Lydon leaving Stade Français for London Scottish

The 21-year-old will be playing his rugby in the English Championship next season.

# irish-abroad - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Score Round up: Irish players in England Irish Abroad

Round up: Irish players in England

There were 25 Irish-qualified players involved in the Premiership and Championship action over the past few days.

From The Score Round up: Irish players in France Exiles

Round up: Irish players in France

Seven Irishmen were involved in the Top 14 and Pro D2 over the weekend, while the Espoirs ready themselves for the play-offs.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Quebec says ‘Non’: Separatists who want to leave Canada handed crushing defeat

Quebec has had two referendums on sovereignty. The last such vote, in 1995, narrowly rejected independence.

As President Higgins visits the UK, how much has the Government supported emigrants there?

To the tune of about €86 million over the last decade according to Eamon Gilmore.

# irish-abroad - Monday 31 March, 2014

Irishman dies in Australia after suspected fall at a tourist mine

ABC News reports that it is believed that 27-year-old Kevin Browne slipped and fell from rigging at the Hard Times mine in Queensland.

From The Daily Edge Dodgy Irish builders are causing havoc on a New Zealand soap opera BEGORRAH

Dodgy Irish builders are causing havoc on a New Zealand soap opera

You wouldn’t bring this pair home to your mammy.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From The Score Jonny Sexton kicks 17 points to help Racing to vital victory in Parisian derby Irish Abroad

Jonny Sexton kicks 17 points to help Racing to vital victory in Parisian derby

The Ireland out-half played an important part in his side’s Top 14 success over Stade Français.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Column: Why has the Government ignored the Irish diaspora – again?

The timeframe for the Government to respond to the recommendations of the Constitutional Convention regarding the voting rights of Irish abroad has elapsed, write Oliver Moran and Sarah Cantwell.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Another sad product of emigration, funerals can now be streamed online

The business hopes to offer a practical solution to Irish people that have emigrated who can’t return home.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 of the absolute worst St Patrick’s Day club nights Green Beer

9 of the absolute worst St Patrick’s Day club nights

Oh PLEASE let us enter the Lucky Charms eating contest.

# irish-abroad - Friday 14 March, 2014

Irish people snap up nearly 4,000 Canadian visas – in 10 minutes

One person got visa number 301 just two minutes after registration opened.

The Irish show Berlin how to celebrate St Paddy’s Day

Berlin’s Saint Patricks Day festival has jumped from a crowd of 150 to over 5,000 since 2011.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Boston mayor is negotiating but will only march if St Patrick’s parade is “inclusive”

Martin Walsh says that he has met with the parade organisers and emphasised to them that Irish people have been oppressed throughout history.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From Business ETC Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less? Payday

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?

Over the last ten years, graduate salaries went up, but then down even quicker.

# irish-abroad - Monday 3 March, 2014

Government backs National Diaspora Centre but wants a third-party to pay for it

Leo Varadkar says that the funds are not there and those expressing interest will be asked if they would be able to meet some or all of the capital costs.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Hey Dubs, are you happy? You should be, you’re in the 34th best city in the world

According to business consultants Mercer anyway.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 16 February, 2014

From The Score Round up: Irish players in England Exiles

Round up: Irish players in England

London Irish recorded a morale-boosting win in the Premiership with three Irishmen in the starting team.

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