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#August

# august - Friday 13 September, 2019

From The42 Blistering start to life in the Premier League earns Pukki Player of the Month award Goalscorer This post contains videos

Blistering start to life in the Premier League earns Pukki Player of the Month award

The Finnish striker bagged five goals in his first four matches for Norwich City on their return to the top flight.

# august - Friday 16 August, 2019

# august - Sunday 4 August, 2019

The Irish For: Bank holidays and Lú, the god of August

In Irish, August is Lúnasa, named in honour of the ancient god Lú, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

# august - Friday 2 August, 2019

Temperatures could hit 25 degrees today, but it'll be a mixed bag over the weekend

Sunshine, rain and spot flooding could all be on the cards this bank holiday weekend.

# august - Monday 6 August, 2018

'Chance of hail' this week as the weather takes a turn

Expect widespread showers in the coming days.

# august - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

From The42 After considering retirement, Bubba Watson out of 'dark place' ahead of the Masters Back In Form

After considering retirement, Bubba Watson out of 'dark place' ahead of the Masters

The two-time winner is in good shape on his return to Augusta after overcoming personal struggles.

# august - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Taoiseach says it would be appropriate for Pope to visit survivors of Catholic Church abuse in Ireland

The government will tell the Vatican that families ‘of all shapes and forms’ should be celebrated during Pope’s Irish visit

# august - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Investigation into Mayo murder continues after men released without charge

Joseph Deacy of St Albans in England was discovered outside a house at Gortnasillagh, Swinford on Saturday 12 August 2017.

# august - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Brown Thomas opened its Christmas Shop today and here are the photos to prove it

With 130 days to go until Christmas Day, is it time to start the shop?

# august - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Body of man found in ditch with stab wounds identified

A murder investigation was launched after the man’s body was found in north Dublin on Friday morning.

Dodgy technology and dead people voting - Kenya has a job on its hands preventing fraud in its coming election

Recent elections in the African nation have been beset by claims of vote-rigging and intimidation.

# august - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Vatican confirms Pope Francis to visit Ireland, almost 40 years after John Paul II

The Taoiseach announced the trip in November.

# august - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Gardaí are concerned for the welfare of a man missing since August

The man, who was a native of Ballybunion, was last seen in the Tralee bypass area on the 22 August 2016.

# august - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Rio drug dealers have been using the Olympics logo on products Rio

Rio drug dealers have been using the Olympics logo on products

Police say they seized marjijuana labelled with the logo of the Rio 2016 organising committee.

# august - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Oscar Pistorius parole review postponed for two weeks

The athlete had been due to leave prison in August to serve the rest of his sentence under house arrest.

# august - Sunday 30 August, 2015

How has your Irish summer been?

Tomorrow is the final day of a wet and windy summer that has never quite lived up to its name.

# august - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

The summer has been pretty rubbish, and that isn't about to change

Speaking this morning Met Eireann’s Siobhan Ryan said there is a small chance of improvement in August.

# august - Monday 27 July, 2015

These two men may have witnessed a serious sexual assault and police want to speak to them

It happened in the Portrush area of Antrim last August.

# august - Friday 24 July, 2015

Your handy one-stop Irish gig guide for August

All the gigs going on around the country this month.

# august - Friday 12 December, 2014

200,000 penalty points will now NOT be cancelled

It was thought that errors in updating the Road Traffic Act could have meant large numbers of points being written off.

# august - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Emergency legislation may be needed to close penalty points loophole

Thousands of points could be cancelled.

# august - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

We're 20% more popular with Americans (and Canadians) than this time last year CSO

# august - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Hunt for 15 suspects over beheading of French tourist

Herve Gourdel was kidnapped and beheaded by fugitives last week.

# august - Thursday 11 September, 2014

From The42 Moran and Hickey scoop Player of the Month awards for August Gongs

Moran and Hickey scoop Player of the Month awards for August

The pair were in superb form for their counties over the past month.

# august - Friday 5 September, 2014

Flying high: August was Knock Airport's busiest month in history

Traffic to and from the UK is still strong – up 21% on last August.

# august - Saturday 2 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge The story of the city that stands still for a minute every year Warsaw

The story of the city that stands still for a minute every year

One minute every August.

Welcome to your first weekend of FIVE in August

Yes, that does mean five weekends on one pay cheque.

# august - Friday 1 August, 2014

Drivers caught speeding today will get more penalty points under new rules

There is a new category of driver on the roads from today – the novice driver.

# august - Monday 28 July, 2014

One more bonus to being a teen? Cheaper Luas and bus travel

Leap cards are now a few euro cheaper for young ‘uns.

# august - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Slight rise in EU unemployment rate

The biggest increases in unemployment were in Greece and Cyprus. Ireland is seventh worst out of the 28 EU members.

# august - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Aer Lingus passenger numbers increase by 0.9 per cent

The company did say, however, that good weather in July affected its forward booking profile.

# august - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Man due in court over garda assault in Offaly

The garda required stitches after sustaining injuries to his ears.

# august - Monday 2 September, 2013

New '132' reg system drives huge increase in August car sales

There was a 20 per cent increase in new car sales in August compared to the same month last year. However, looking at the year as a whole, sales are down 8 per cent.

# august - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

From The42 Liverpool-Celtic pre-season friendly confirmed to take place at the Aviva Glamour Tie

Liverpool-Celtic pre-season friendly confirmed to take place at the Aviva

Neil Lennon flew into Dublin to confirm the match, which has been arranged for August 10.

# august - Monday 10 December, 2012

Barnardos to close in August 2013 to reduce costs

The children’s charity said that it has chosen to close for a week that month as it is the time of the year with the least impact.

# august - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Residential property prices down in Dublin but up across the country

The CSO’s The Residential Property Price Index recorded an overall rise in August.

# august - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Aer Lingus announces increase in August passenger numbers

The total number of people travelling with Aer Lingus increased by 2.2 per cent overall in August of this year, although the number of short haul passengers was down by 1.2 per cent.

# august - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge 8 important lessons from Twitter on how to go back to school Back To School

8 important lessons from Twitter on how to go back to school

The Daily Edge distils the wisdom of the crowd.

# august - Monday 6 August, 2012

Teenager appears before court over Tuam assault

A 22-year-old man was seriously injured when a rock was thrown at his head in the incident.

# august - Thursday 1 September, 2011

August one of highest months for insolvencies

An average of 10 companies a day became insolvent in August, with one-third of insolvent companies leaving unpaid mortgages behind.

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