# nevin-spence - Today’s News
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# nevin-spence - Thursday 27 August, 2015
Almost three years on from the tragic death of the 22-year-old, his province unveiled this fitting tribute.
# nevin-spence - Monday 1 December, 2014
Ulster’s Rory Best tweeted a photo of a plaque that the hosts had dedicated to the late player.
# nevin-spence - Monday 9 June, 2014
Just one breath of ‘rotten egg’ hydrogen sulphide can kill.
# nevin-spence - Thursday 15 August, 2013
The province made the announcement today, exactly 11 months on from the tragedy on the family’s farm.
# nevin-spence - Saturday 29 June, 2013
Nice touch, lads.
# nevin-spence - Tuesday 21 May, 2013
If this doesn’t get you Ulster fans charged up for Saturday’s clash with Leinster, nothing will.
# nevin-spence - Friday 10 May, 2013
‘Although he is no longer here in person, his spirit continues to inspire and motivate each and every member of the squad.’
# nevin-spence - Sunday 28 April, 2013
Farmers involved in agricultural accidents tell their stories to warn others of work hazards.
# nevin-spence - Thursday 11 April, 2013
Ulster’s Rory Best paid tribute to IRUPA for the honour and his dear departed teammate.
# nevin-spence - Saturday 6 April, 2013
The Ulster forward believes his side’s league double over Leinster will inspire the team against Saracens today.
# nevin-spence - Saturday 29 December, 2012
Stabbings at the Swedish House Mafia gig, Ireland’s copyright laws under threat, and topless Kate Middleton – these are the stories you read this year.
# nevin-spence - Thursday 27 December, 2012
From GAA great Páidí Ó Sé to boxing legend Angelo Dundee we take a look back at some of the many sporting greats that Ireland, and the world, lost this year.
# nevin-spence - Sunday 23 December, 2012
From writer Maeve Binchy to astronaut Neil Armstrong, rugby star Nevin Spence to GAA great Páidí Ó Sé, we take a look back at some of the many greats that Ireland, and the world, lost this year.
# nevin-spence - Friday 26 October, 2012
The Belfast native will lead his province into tonight’s RaboDirect Pro12 clash with Newport Gwent Dragons.
# nevin-spence - Friday 12 October, 2012
‘The only thing we know how to do is train hard and put a smile on your face by doing what we love.’ Says the Ulster skipper.
# nevin-spence - Thursday 11 October, 2012
The former Ulster winger is enjoying life with Exeter Chiefs and ready to take a few scalps in the Heineken Cup.
# nevin-spence - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
The poignant piece was aired before Mark Anscombe’s side played Connacht on at the weekend.
# nevin-spence - Friday 28 September, 2012
There were two tries apiece for Tommy Bowe and Nick Williams on an emotional night at Cardiff Arms Park.
# nevin-spence - Thursday 27 September, 2012
Blues coach Phil Davies hopes to honour Nevin Spence’s memory with a great game as Ulster make their return to rugby following the young centre’s tragic death.
The former Ulster player believes his London Irish teammate has been harshly dealt in terms of national selection.
# nevin-spence - Saturday 22 September, 2012
A special memorial service for the 22-year-old will be held at Ulster’s Ravenhill grounds on Sunday afternoon.
# nevin-spence - Thursday 20 September, 2012
“I have no doubt that he would have gone on to play for Ireland on many occasions.”
The Ireland coach will show his hand ahead of the November Series when the IRFU announce the chosen ones.
# nevin-spence - Wednesday 19 September, 2012
Financial arguments relating to the competition have been overshadowed by the death of Nevin Spence, writes Tom Fox.
Emma Spence, who survived the weekend farming accident, said, “They were not perfect but they were genuine. They were best friends.”
Noel Spence and his sons Graham and Nevin were overcome by fumes from a slurry pit at their family farm in Co Down.
# nevin-spence - Tuesday 18 September, 2012
Rugby supporters in Ireland and beyond are planning to stand up and sing out in tribute to Nevin Spence this weekend.
Here’s everything you need to know this morning — except for the words to the Champions League theme tune.
# nevin-spence - Monday 17 September, 2012
A moment of silence for Spence, his father Noel and his brother Graham will be observed at all RaboDirect Pro12 matches this weekend.
Joe Schmidt was happy with the way his side chiselled out a win in Italy this weekend. Edinburgh are next up.
The family has issued a statement to say the three Spence men expressed their love for each in their final moments by “trying to help one another”.
# nevin-spence - Sunday 16 September, 2012
The rugby community in Ulster and beyond is in mourning at the horrific tragedy that has befallen the Spence family.
Ulster’s director of rugby says the province will be a poorer place without the young centre.
The Ulster full-back is finally up and running after an Achilles’ injury scuppered his debut season.
The Ulster rugby player died, along with his father and brother, after entering a slurry pit on the family farm in Co Down.
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There has been an outpouring of grief across the world following the farming accident in Co Down.
# nevin-spence - Saturday 15 September, 2012
The 22-year-old player’s father and brother were also involved in the fatal incident.
# nevin-spence - Wednesday 30 May, 2012
The Ulster and Ireland centre is seeking to add to his two caps and challenge Brian O’Driscoll for the number 13 jersey.
# nevin-spence - Wednesday 14 December, 2011
Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from the going rate for Christmas jumpers.