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# beast - Today’s News

Brexit and supply chain issues have led to fewer illegal fireworks in Ireland
# Halloween
# Halloween

Brexit and supply chain issues have led to fewer illegal fireworks in Ireland

4 hours ago 2,726 Views 9 Comments
  • Supply chains and post-Brexit paperwork in the UK may be to blame for the illegal trade in Fireworks in Ireland.
  • Gardaí and Customs have made seizures but in general sources said possessions have reduced.
  • Gardaí have launched Operation Tombola while Customs have targeted shipments arriving into Ireland via the postal network.

# beast - Yesterday’s News

Government advised that Covid certs, masks and social distancing should remain beyond Friday
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Government advised that Covid certs, masks and social distancing should remain beyond Friday

Updated 5 hours ago 39,613 Views 66 Comments

Booster shots have been recommended for the over 60s.

'It is quite raw given we have two current players that have been coached under the accused'
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

'It is quite raw given we have two current players that have been coached under the accused'

5 hours ago 3,432 Views 0 Comments

Captain Katie McCabe says it’s important the Ireland squad talk about the NWSL scandal and allegations that ‘shocked the world’ this week.

Biden administration asks Supreme Court to block Texas abortion law
# Abortion Laws
# Abortion Laws

Biden administration asks Supreme Court to block Texas abortion law

6 hours ago 3,400 Views 3 Comments

The law has been in effect since September, aside from a district court-ordered pause that lasted 48 hours.

Last-gasp Lacazette saves Arsenal a point at home to Palace
# Not Patrick's Day
From The42
# Not Patrick's Day

Last-gasp Lacazette saves Arsenal a point at home to Palace

6 hours ago 2,632 Views 2 Comments

A 95th-minute equaliser earned Arsenal a 2-2 draw against Patrick Vieira’s side.

British Army veteran on trial for attempted murder during the Troubles dies of Covid
# Dennis Hutchings
# Dennis Hutchings

British Army veteran on trial for attempted murder during the Troubles dies of Covid

6 hours ago 28,219 Views 49 Comments

Dennis Hutchings was on trial for the attempted murder of John Pat Cunningham in 1974.

Murder investigation launched after man's body discovered in Derry
# Murder Probe
# Murder Probe

Murder investigation launched after man's body discovered in Derry

6 hours ago 5,346 Views 0 Comments

The man was discovered in the Magherafelt area of Derry.

Cian O'Neill joins Padraic Joyce's Galway set-up as coach
# Tribesmen
From The42
# Tribesmen

Cian O'Neill joins Padraic Joyce's Galway set-up as coach

7 hours ago 7,336 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Cork camogie have set-up a selection panel to find a new manager.

McGuinness howler hands 10-man Rovers draw at home to Bohs
# Dublin Derby
From The42
# Dublin Derby

McGuinness howler hands 10-man Rovers draw at home to Bohs

7 hours ago 10,348 Views 8 Comments

It finished 1-1 at Tallaght Stadium.

Gardaí seize €100k worth of cannabis following search of stolen van
# Seized
# Seized

Gardaí seize €100k worth of cannabis following search of stolen van

7 hours ago 16,794 Views 16 Comments

One man was arrested.

# beast - Sunday 20 October, 2019

'Beast' Mtawarira escapes with a yellow after dangerous tip tackle against Japan
# Lenient
From The42
# Lenient

'Beast' Mtawarira escapes with a yellow after dangerous tip tackle against Japan

Updated Oct 20th 2019, 12:32 PM 12,806 Views 22 Comments

The loosehead should consider himself lucky to return to the field after upending his opposite number.

# beast - Thursday 9 November, 2017

'Beast' back into beefy Springbok side to face Ireland
# Sa
From The42
# Sa

'Beast' back into beefy Springbok side to face Ireland

Nov 9th 2017, 3:51 PM 10,441 Views 16 Comments

Pieter Steph du Toit has been retained in the back row behind Eben Etzebeth and Lood de Jager.

# beast - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Huge boost for Munster as CJ Stander signs on for two more years
# Powerhouse
From The42
# Powerhouse

Huge boost for Munster as CJ Stander signs on for two more years

Dec 1st 2015, 5:09 PM 8,886 Views 28 Comments

The powerful back row is now qualified to play for Ireland.

# beast - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Canada's Jamie Cudmore is in unbelievable shape ahead of the RWC
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Canada's Jamie Cudmore is in unbelievable shape ahead of the RWC

Aug 20th 2015, 11:36 AM 19,355 Views 45 Comments

Paul O’Connell’s old mate is looking in good nick.

# beast - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Toulon have confirmed the signing of world-class number eight Vermeulen
# Transfer
From The42
# Transfer

Toulon have confirmed the signing of world-class number eight Vermeulen

Jun 18th 2015, 10:44 AM 8,639 Views 19 Comments

The Stormers captain will join Mourad Boudjellal’s club on a three-year contract.

# beast - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Video: Anthony Joshua took two rounds to stop his 'toughest test' Kevin Johnson last night
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Video: Anthony Joshua took two rounds to stop his 'toughest test' Kevin Johnson last night

May 31st 2015, 1:59 PM 6,247 Views 7 Comments

Joshua (13-0, 13 KOs) once again proved his worth as the most exciting up-and-comer in the heavyweight ranks.

# beast - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Devastating Fijian wing Nemani Nadolo has been rampaging again
# Crusader
From The42
# Crusader

Devastating Fijian wing Nemani Nadolo has been rampaging again

May 30th 2015, 2:19 PM 6,343 Views 3 Comments

The Crusaders wing may well be one of the stars of this year’s World Cup.

# beast - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Stander continues to deliver devastating performances for Munster
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Stander continues to deliver devastating performances for Munster

May 24th 2015, 1:55 PM 6,630 Views 20 Comments

The South African-born powerhouse was once again man of the match yesterday.

# beast - Friday 3 April, 2015

The son of a former Ireland international made his underage debut for France this week
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

The son of a former Ireland international made his underage debut for France this week

Apr 3rd 2015, 3:22 PM 48,398 Views 24 Comments

Trevor Brennan’s son Dan looks like a great prospect.

# beast - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

This English 15-year-old plays rugby like he's a Jonah Lomu/Bryan Habana hybrid
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

This English 15-year-old plays rugby like he's a Jonah Lomu/Bryan Habana hybrid

Mar 11th 2015, 4:54 PM 12,722 Views 8 Comments

You are probably going to hear a lot about Tyrese Johnson-Fisher.

# beast - Saturday 25 October, 2014

George North scored four tries in Northampton's powerful win over Ospreys
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

George North scored four tries in Northampton's powerful win over Ospreys

Oct 25th 2014, 7:11 PM 6,358 Views 6 Comments

The 22-year-old was close to unstoppable against the Welsh region this evening.

# beast - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Stander points to calm heads after Munster's dramatic win in Sale
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Stander points to calm heads after Munster's dramatic win in Sale

Oct 19th 2014, 7:45 AM 5,230 Views 5 Comments

The South African back row was man of the match at the AJ Bell Stadium.

# beast - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Analysis: Ben Te'o shows Leinster his explosive power in NRL finals
# Bosh Factor
From The42
# Bosh Factor

Analysis: Ben Te'o shows Leinster his explosive power in NRL finals

Sep 30th 2014, 12:10 PM 8,382 Views 19 Comments

The 27-year-old was a central figure in the Rabbitoh’s win over the Roosters on Friday night.

# beast - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Check out Cian Healy pulling a Jeep in this class new ad
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Check out Cian Healy pulling a Jeep in this class new ad

Aug 7th 2014, 4:29 PM 10,240 Views 7 Comments

The Leinster star is looking stronger than ever ahead of the new season.

# beast - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

This UFC trailer will get you pumped for Conor McGregor's Dublin return
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

This UFC trailer will get you pumped for Conor McGregor's Dublin return

Jun 10th 2014, 10:14 PM 8,961 Views 4 Comments

The Irish fighter takes on Diego Brandao on 19 July.

# beast - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Nemani Nadolo gets out his kicking boots to help Fiji to win over Italy
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Nemani Nadolo gets out his kicking boots to help Fiji to win over Italy

Jun 7th 2014, 11:32 AM 3,368 Views 7 Comments

The Crusaders wing scored a try, two conversions and two penalties in the Flying Fijians’ success

# beast - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Ooomph! George North flung Steve Borthwick aside like a rag doll in Twickenham today
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Ooomph! George North flung Steve Borthwick aside like a rag doll in Twickenham today

May 31st 2014, 3:49 PM 10,483 Views 11 Comments

Just as well the second row is calling it a day.

# beast - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Look at the shape Rob Heffernan is in ahead of the world championships
# Beast
From The42
# Beast

Look at the shape Rob Heffernan is in ahead of the world championships

Jul 31st 2013, 5:59 PM 4,973 Views 2 Comments

We’re more used to kettle-cooked crisps rather than kettle bells.

# beast - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Irish 'Lonely Beast' app featured on US Apple TV ad
# Lonely Beast
# Lonely Beast

Irish 'Lonely Beast' app featured on US Apple TV ad

Feb 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 9,328 Views 9 Comments

The fun Alphabeast app, in which the Lonely Beast teaches children their ABCs, was created by a Dublin trio.

# beast - Monday 12 November, 2012

Boks' 'Beast' Mtawarira quits South Africa tour after heart scare in Dublin
# Heart Scare
From The42
# Heart Scare

Boks' 'Beast' Mtawarira quits South Africa tour after heart scare in Dublin

Nov 12th 2012, 11:36 AM 1,272 Views 0 Comments

South Africa doctors say the prop has an irregular heart rhythm as a result of an hereditary condition.