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#24 Hours

# 24-hours - Monday 6 January, 2020

24-hour security for Cork cemetery after thousands in damage caused to graves
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

24-hour security for Cork cemetery after thousands in damage caused to graves

Jan 6th 2020, 2:41 PM 21,054 Views 25 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident in which 20 headstones were knocked off their plinths.

# 24-hours - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Over 2,800 people used late-night Dublin Bus route in first five nights
# All Day All Night
# All Day All Night

Over 2,800 people used late-night Dublin Bus route in first five nights

Dec 15th 2019, 11:08 AM 35,537 Views 27 Comments

Two new 24-hour bus services began earlier this month.

# 24-hours - Friday 31 May, 2019

500 ambulance staff beginning 24-hour strike today in a row over union recognition
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

500 ambulance staff beginning 24-hour strike today in a row over union recognition

May 31st 2019, 6:30 AM 8,140 Views 22 Comments

Workers have already staged work stoppages in January, February and March.

# 24-hours - Friday 7 December, 2018

18-year-old swimming prodigy Mona McSharry breaks three Irish records within the space of 24 hours
# Teenage Dreams
From The42
# Teenage Dreams

18-year-old swimming prodigy Mona McSharry breaks three Irish records within the space of 24 hours

Dec 7th 2018, 6:40 PM 8,071 Views 2 Comments

There was joy elsewhere at the event for Bangor swimmer Jack McMillan.

# 24-hours - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Juventus reportedly sold over €50 million worth of Ronaldo jerseys in 24 hours - almost half his transfer fee
# Phenomenon
From The42
# Phenomenon

Juventus reportedly sold over €50 million worth of Ronaldo jerseys in 24 hours - almost half his transfer fee

Jul 19th 2018, 11:00 AM 11,567 Views 28 Comments

The Serie A club is still feeling the effects of acquiring one of the planet’s most famous athletes.

# 24-hours - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday

Apr 10th 2018, 5:00 PM 11,740 Views 23 Comments

A rally will be held outside the Irish Life Dublin offices from 12pm to 2pm on Thursday.

# 24-hours - Monday 2 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme

Apr 2nd 2018, 2:55 PM 24,721 Views 36 Comments

Irish Life members of the Unite trade union are to strike on 12 April.

# 24-hours - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Could you give up all online contact for 24 hours?
# Press Pause
# Press Pause

Could you give up all online contact for 24 hours?

Nov 19th 2016, 12:00 PM 14,863 Views 32 Comments

It’s one of the less traditional suggestions for this year’s Concern Fast – along with dropping ‘vocalised pauses’.

# 24-hours - Thursday 9 July, 2015

This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike
# Travel Nightmare
# Travel Nightmare

This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike

Jul 9th 2015, 9:17 AM 21,746 Views 43 Comments

Not fun for some – but it did provide some great views for others.

# 24-hours - Friday 29 May, 2015

Pictures: 500 migrants rescued - as LÉ Eithne carries out THREE operations in 24 hours
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Pictures: 500 migrants rescued - as LÉ Eithne carries out THREE operations in 24 hours

May 29th 2015, 10:20 AM 8,987 Views 56 Comments

The third operation is still ongoing. The Defence Forces’ flagship came across a dingy with 100 migrants on board at 9.45am this morning.

# 24-hours - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Can these famous names help write and perform six plays in 24 hours?
# Abbey Theatre
# Abbey Theatre

Can these famous names help write and perform six plays in 24 hours?

Feb 1st 2015, 4:00 PM 8,380 Views 9 Comments

Oh yes they can.

# 24-hours - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Another rail melt-down in Dublin: Passengers left in limbo for the second night in a row
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Another rail melt-down in Dublin: Passengers left in limbo for the second night in a row

Nov 4th 2014, 6:14 PM 18,476 Views 43 Comments

All DART and commuter services have been halted, due to a major signal problem between Drogheda and Greystones.

# 24-hours - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Irish girl does 32 ice bucket challenges in 32 counties, all in one day
# You Go Girl
From The Daily Edge
# You Go Girl

Irish girl does 32 ice bucket challenges in 32 counties, all in one day

Sep 3rd 2014, 11:52 AM 3,221 Views 3 Comments

Elaine Martin is an ice bucket challenge CHAMP.

# 24-hours - Monday 14 July, 2014

Kildare to face Clare, Armagh drawn with Roscommon in All-Ireland qualifiers
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Kildare to face Clare, Armagh drawn with Roscommon in All-Ireland qualifiers

Jul 14th 2014, 9:57 AM 5,466 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, in the All-Ireland Hurling Championship quarter-finals, Dublin play Tipperary.

# 24-hours - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

‘Neknomination’ is the new social media craze
# Binge Drinking
# Binge Drinking

‘Neknomination’ is the new social media craze

Jan 14th 2014, 5:30 PM 62,628 Views 68 Comments

The game which involves nominating friends to ‘down’ pints while videoing themselves has reached Irish social media. An alcohol awareness group says it promotes binge drinking.

# 24-hours - Friday 20 September, 2013

Doctors’ strike called off for a week as IMO considers deal
# Junior Doctors
# Junior Doctors

Doctors’ strike called off for a week as IMO considers deal

Sep 20th 2013, 11:02 PM 6,977 Views 26 Comments

The 24 hour action planned for next Wednesday has been postponed — but not taken off the table entirely — following developments today.

# 24-hours - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

INMO: Nurses won't carry out doctors' work during 24-hour strike
# Doctors Strike
# Doctors Strike

INMO: Nurses won't carry out doctors' work during 24-hour strike

Sep 17th 2013, 6:40 PM 7,046 Views 54 Comments

The nursing union is backing next week’s strike, and say it is “unacceptable” that the HSE has forced junior doctors to take industrial action.

# 24-hours - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

HSE to modernise North Cork's ambulance service
# Ambulance
# Ambulance

HSE to modernise North Cork's ambulance service

Nov 21st 2012, 4:54 PM 4,573 Views 14 Comments

The plans include a move from the current on duty system to one where staff are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

# 24-hours - Sunday 12 June, 2011

Videos: Two major crashes mark opening half of Le Mans 24-hour race
# Le Mans
From The42
# Le Mans

Videos: Two major crashes mark opening half of Le Mans 24-hour race

Jun 12th 2011, 3:45 PM 359 Views 1 Comment

Drivers, track crew and spectators were lucky to escape without serious injury after the dramatic smashes at the Le Mans event yesterday.