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Retirement

# retirement - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The Score Johnny Doyle retires from inter-county football Loyal Servant

Johnny Doyle retires from inter-county football

The Kildare forward has quit because of family commitments.

# retirement - Friday 4 April, 2014

Column: The future for pensions? Lessons to be learned from high-profile case …

A recent landmark ruling contains lessons that other pension scheme trustees and employers must learn from, writes Samantha McConnell.

# retirement - Thursday 3 April, 2014

RSVP: Angela Kerins and Frank Flannery yet to confirm attendance at PAC next week

The committee is due to hold further hearings on Rehab next Thursday.

Poll: Should people be able to choose what age they retire at? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people be able to choose what age they retire at?

A proposed bill from Deputy Anne Ferris would introduce a voluntary system of retirement.

Dáil to hear another attempt to end compulsory retirement age

A Bill put forward by Labour TD Anne Ferris would see the current compulsory retirement age of 65 scrapped.

# retirement - Sunday 30 March, 2014

“I have no intention of taking a break” – Gay Byrne refutes suggestion he’s retiring

There had been some speculation that today’s show on Lyric FM would be his last – but the veteran broadcaster says he will be back in the autumn.

# retirement - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Here’s what Alan Shatter has to say about Martin Callinan

The Minister for Justice paid tribute to Martin Callinan, who stepped down from An Garda Siochána today.

# retirement - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From The Score 26-year-old Connacht centre Kyle Tonetti forced to retire Injury

26-year-old Connacht centre Kyle Tonetti forced to retire

The former Ireland U19 and U20 international has called time on his professional rugby career.

# retirement - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The Score ‘He’s been an absolute legend for the team’ – Ireland’s players salute Brian O’Driscoll Tributes

‘He’s been an absolute legend for the team’ – Ireland’s players salute Brian O’Driscoll

The Irish squad have been paying tribute to the legendary outside centre.

# retirement - Sunday 16 March, 2014

From The Score O’Driscoll thankful to sign off on his terms and as part of a great team BOD

O’Driscoll thankful to sign off on his terms and as part of a great team

‘I’ve had so much fun over the last 15 years, and I feel very grateful to finish in this fantastic way.’

# retirement - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From The Score Brian O’Driscoll: I want to be remembered as a team player In His Words

Brian O’Driscoll: I want to be remembered as a team player

Ireland’s legendary centre explains his thoughts as he heads for the home straight of an incredible international career.

# retirement - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Column: Clarity is needed on the pension levy ‘jobs initiatives’ claim

The Government’s inaction on pensions begs the question of whether it has a long-term strategy for pensions at all, writes Samantha McConnell.

# retirement - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

From The Score BOD on his rugby ‘afterlife’ and how coaching doesn’t float his boat Moving On

BOD on his rugby ‘afterlife’ and how coaching doesn’t float his boat

The inspirational centre insists he will only focus on life after rugby when the season is over.

# retirement - Monday 27 January, 2014

Irish Water says staffing numbers will ‘reduce over time’

Professor John Fitzgerald of the ESRI said that the overspend on staff in Irish Water will add to the cost of water for Irish households and businesses.

# retirement - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From The Score Ospreys clash is the first of Brian O’Driscoll’s ‘last’ big matches Long Goodbye

Ospreys clash is the first of Brian O’Driscoll’s ‘last’ big matches

The centre played his first European game at the RDS eight years ago.

# retirement - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Dutch prostitutes want same retirement perks as professional footballers

They want the same perks because they ‘both do a difficult physical job that they cannot do their whole life’.

# retirement - Monday 18 November, 2013

From The Score Cork footballer Alan O’Connor announces his retirement Curtain Down

Cork footballer Alan O’Connor announces his retirement

O’Connor has become the latest Rebel to call it a day.

# retirement - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

From The Score Brogan wants ‘peculiar fish’ Cluxton to stay involved for 2014 Dubs Leader

Brogan wants ‘peculiar fish’ Cluxton to stay involved for 2014

The Dublin captain is massively important, according to teammate Bernard Brogan.

# retirement - Thursday 24 October, 2013

From The Score Recalled by JBM and retiring from Cork in 2012 – Seán Óg book extract Walking Away

Recalled by JBM and retiring from Cork in 2012 – Seán Óg book extract

The former Cork hurler writes in his new book about being recalled by Jimmy Barry-Murphy before retiring at the end of 2012.

# retirement - Saturday 19 October, 2013

From The Score No regrets for Fergie as he enjoys life after managment Je Ne Regrette Rien

No regrets for Fergie as he enjoys life after managment

The former United boss is happy with his decision to retire.

# retirement - Friday 18 October, 2013

From The Score 21 Twitter tributes to Brendan Cummins and Noel O’Leary In Praise This post contains images

21 Twitter tributes to Brendan Cummins and Noel O’Leary

The Tipperary hurler and Cork footballer called time on their inter-county careers this week.

# retirement - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

From The Score New Cork boss Cuthbert on backroom team, dual players and retirements GAA

New Cork boss Cuthbert on backroom team, dual players and retirements

Brian Cuthbert was appointed last night as Cork senior football manager for a two-year term.

# retirement - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Readers’ Panel Part Two: What are you expecting from Budget 2014?

We spoke to some readers about their hopes and fears ahead of tomorrow’s budget. Here’s what they had to say, in their own words.

# retirement - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Defence Force personnel want an end to 21-year service limit

The body which represents members of the Defence Forces says that mandatory retirement will cost the State €1.5 million a year.

# retirement - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

From The Score Column: ‘Test breakthrough was definitely coming for Eoin O’Malley’ Early Retirement

Column: ‘Test breakthrough was definitely coming for Eoin O’Malley’

Former Leinster and Ireland hooker Shane Byrne believes the retired rugby player would have been a quality Ireland international.

# retirement - Friday 16 August, 2013

Column: I hope I hold on to my health – I don’t think I can afford to get sick

With the number of older people in consistent poverty doubling over just one year, pensioner Gordon* explains what daily life is like for him – and how he fears for the future.

# retirement - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

From The Score ‘I was one of the lucky ones’ – Gary Connaughton retires from Westmeath Hanging Up The Boots

‘I was one of the lucky ones’ – Gary Connaughton retires from Westmeath

The legendary goalkeeper has called time on his inter-county career.

# retirement - Friday 14 June, 2013

From The Score 7 All-Ireland titles later, Juliet Murphy retires from football Retirement

7 All-Ireland titles later, Juliet Murphy retires from football

LGFA President Pat Quill saluted the Cork legend as “one of the best players ever to play the game.”

# retirement - Friday 24 May, 2013

Column: Without planning the dream of retirement can turn into a nightmare

You may have planned your finances down to the last cent – but have you considered the psychological impact of never going to work again? It’s harder to adjust than you might think, writes …

# retirement - Saturday 18 May, 2013

From The Score 15 GAA players who are set for their first championship in retirement Walking Away

15 GAA players who are set for their first championship in retirement

This lot have hung up their boots since last summer.

# retirement - Thursday 16 May, 2013

From The Score The Beckham method: 7 steps to the perfect free-kick Becks Tech

The Beckham method: 7 steps to the perfect free-kick

Your days of swing and hope are over.

Survey finds the majority of people are unaware of pension tax breaks

A survey for Standard Life found that the average adult has a pension of about €4,000 per annum to live on.

From The Score “In all the world, I’ve never seen anyone like him” – O’Driscoll’s year in quotes Yes/no Gameshow

“In all the world, I’ve never seen anyone like him” – O’Driscoll’s year in quotes

Talk of Brian O’Driscoll’s retirement has been commonplace since the Rugby World Cup in 2011.

# retirement - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

From The Score ‘At the age of 34, I feel it is right for me’ – Ferdinand calls time on England career Wave Goodbye

‘At the age of 34, I feel it is right for me’ – Ferdinand calls time on England career

The 34-year-old centre-half won 81 caps in a controversial international career.

# retirement - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

From The Score The 7 Alex Ferguson retirement jokes you’ll be sick of by the end of today Fergie Time

The 7 Alex Ferguson retirement jokes you’ll be sick of by the end of today

Why do people keep telling us the same unfunny jokes?

From The Score Here’s how the stock market reacted to news of Alex Ferguson’s retirement Fergie Time

Here’s how the stock market reacted to news of Alex Ferguson’s retirement

Shares lost almost a dollar in value within a half-hour of the New York Stock Exchange opening this afternoon.

From The Score McGrath on Fergie: ‘What he has done is the impossible for Manchester United’ Fergie Time

McGrath on Fergie: ‘What he has done is the impossible for Manchester United’

Paul McGrath says Alex Ferguson always treated him with the utmost respect, even after he left Manchester United in 1989.

From The Score Fergie’s retirement: Furious Paddy Crerand gets it spectacularly wrong on Newstalk Fergie Time

Fergie’s retirement: Furious Paddy Crerand gets it spectacularly wrong on Newstalk

“I was with lots of people at Old Trafford — not a murmur about it.”

# retirement - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

From The Score Geordan Murphy to retire from rugby this summer Farewell

Geordan Murphy to retire from rugby this summer

The former Ireland full back has decided to call it a day.

# retirement - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

From The Score Horrific injury forces former Ireland international Thompson to retire Retirement

Horrific injury forces former Ireland international Thompson to retire

John Thompson, part of Ireland’s U16 European Championship-winning squad, announced his retirement today.

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