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#SWAI

# swai - Friday 9 February, 2018

Tributes paid to sex workers' rights campaigner Laura Lee after sudden death

Lee was an active campaigner advocating for the rights of sex workers.

# swai - Friday 12 January, 2018

From The42 Is Ireland boss Martin O'Neill out of the running for the Stoke job? Fronting Up

Is Ireland boss Martin O'Neill out of the running for the Stoke job?

It has been confirmed that the manager will attend the annual Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland banquet tonight.

# swai - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'I work because they are lonely': Sex workers describe the dangers of the trade at Christmas

Many sex workers face added dangers at Christmas time.

# swai - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

From The42 'Not many keepers receive these awards so I must have done something right' Safe Pair Of Hands

'Not many keepers receive these awards so I must have done something right'

Cork City’s FAI Cup final hero Mark McNulty has been named Player of the Month for November.

# swai - Friday 2 June, 2017

'I feel unsafe now I work alone': Inside the world of Ireland's sex workers

Buying sex is now illegal in Ireland – workers say they now feel scared and alone.

# swai - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From The42 Cork City unsung hero scoops Player of the Month for April after their stunning start Recognition

Cork City unsung hero scoops Player of the Month for April after their stunning start

Louth native Conor McCormack has been immense in defensive midfield for the Premier Division leaders.

# swai - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

From The42 Maguire flattered by Ireland reports as he scoops player of the month award 24 Carat Gold

Maguire flattered by Ireland reports as he scoops player of the month award

The in-form Cork City striker has been linked with a call-up for the friendly against Uruguay in Dublin in June.

# swai - Monday 27 March, 2017

'An historic day': It is now illegal to buy sex in Ireland

Not everyone is happy with the new legislation.

# swai - Friday 9 September, 2016

From The42 600 points in the Leaving Cert, a master's degree and two goals in this season's Champions League Academic Ability

600 points in the Leaving Cert, a master's degree and two goals in this season's Champions League

Dundalk midfielder Robbie Benson spent five years studying at UCD but his move to full-time football could hardly have gone much better.

# swai - Saturday 9 January, 2016

From The42 Richie Towell is the Irish Soccer Writers’ Personality of the Year for 2015 Acclaim

Richie Towell is the Irish Soccer Writers’ Personality of the Year for 2015

Meanwhile, the performances of Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers were also recognised.

# swai - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From The42 Fagan turned down better offer from Paul Cook's Chesterfield to stick with Pat's Staying Put

Fagan turned down better offer from Paul Cook's Chesterfield to stick with Pat's

The PFAI Player of the Year met with the former Sligo Rovers manager but politely declined his offer.

# swai - Friday 17 October, 2014

Sex workers ‘fear for their safety’ if clients are criminalised

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has said she is “examining” legislation that would criminalise buying sex.

From The42 'If Bohs can do us a favour tonight, great - but we know what we have to do' Great Dane

'If Bohs can do us a favour tonight, great - but we know what we have to do'

Dane Massey and Dundalk are still taking the Premier Division title race one game at a time.

# swai - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

From The42 Sligo goal-machine Anthony Elding wins March award Supporting LOI

Sligo goal-machine Anthony Elding wins March award

The new man in the Showgrounds has scored six in his first six league games for the champions.

# swai - Monday 17 December, 2012

From The42 Sligo dominate SWAI award nominations Airtricity League

Sligo dominate SWAI award nominations

The Airtricity League champions have received four of the six nominations for SWAI Personality of the Year.

# swai - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Sex workers concerned over ‘indiscriminate nature’ of brothel raids

Carrying out searches in “all known properties” and not just ones suspected of exploitation or trafficking is dangerous for independent sex workers, says SWAI.