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# breakdown - Friday 21 March, 2014

Ambulance broke down on the way to take a baby to hospital
# Dangerous Delay
# Dangerous Delay

Ambulance broke down on the way to take a baby to hospital

Mar 21st 2014, 10:50 PM 24,935 Views 53 Comments

A second ambulance sent to transport the baby is also believed to have developed mechanical problems before eventually reaching Dublin from Cork.

Analysis: How did Ireland win the Six Nations? (Part 1)
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Analysis: How did Ireland win the Six Nations? (Part 1)

Mar 21st 2014, 10:00 AM 19,318 Views 25 Comments

Using videos and GIFs, we’ve examined some of the elements that went into Joe Schmidt’s men being crowned champions.

# breakdown - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Here's the breakdown of €20m for flood repairs across the country
# Flood Funding
# Flood Funding

Here's the breakdown of €20m for flood repairs across the country

Mar 11th 2014, 2:45 PM 10,212 Views 14 Comments

Clare has been allocated almost half of the money made available.

# breakdown - Saturday 22 February, 2014

O'Connell leads Ireland's return to Triple Crown chase
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

O'Connell leads Ireland's return to Triple Crown chase

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 11,601 Views 28 Comments

It’s been a while since the Ireland captain held a title that was once common.

# breakdown - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Les Kiss: Discipline the key for Ireland in land of the giants
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

Les Kiss: Discipline the key for Ireland in land of the giants

Feb 8th 2014, 6:45 AM 2,120 Views 0 Comments

“We’re not about evaporating away from the ruck area, we’ll pick and choose when we go for it,” says the defence coach.

# breakdown - Saturday 18 January, 2014

O'Mahony: 'For a big man, Paulie gets himself into a good position'
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

O'Mahony: 'For a big man, Paulie gets himself into a good position'

Jan 18th 2014, 7:45 AM 2,614 Views 0 Comments

The Munster captain has highlighted the intensive work the province has done around the breakdown in recent months.

# breakdown - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

This is how many people use Facebook in each county
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

This is how many people use Facebook in each county

Dec 10th 2013, 7:30 PM 32,122 Views 58 Comments

In 24 of the 26 counties in Ireland, less than half of people have a Facebook account.

# breakdown - Friday 8 November, 2013

Henry catapulted into starring role as Ireland’s breakdown chief
# Groundhog
From The42
# Groundhog

Henry catapulted into starring role as Ireland’s breakdown chief

Nov 8th 2013, 8:15 AM 10,298 Views 8 Comments

The Ulster openside has been highlighted by Joe Schmidt and his teammates as a key man.

# breakdown - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Samoa’s breakdown ability is a danger for Ireland
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Samoa’s breakdown ability is a danger for Ireland

Nov 5th 2013, 1:00 PM 2,100 Views 12 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men will need to be focused and effective at ruck time when they have possession.

# breakdown - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Finding back row balance is key to Ireland's November hopes
# Options
From The42
# Options

Finding back row balance is key to Ireland's November hopes

Oct 30th 2013, 3:45 PM 4,865 Views 18 Comments

Joe Schmidt has a number of options to choose from at the back of the scrum.

# breakdown - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Fire Brigade ambulance breaks down with patient on board
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

Fire Brigade ambulance breaks down with patient on board

Oct 17th 2013, 3:07 PM 14,046 Views 68 Comments

It was one of two breakdowns involving the service’s ambulances within the space of an hour this morning.

# breakdown - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Sean O’Brien showing that he has become the complete openside for Leinster
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Sean O’Brien showing that he has become the complete openside for Leinster

Oct 15th 2013, 2:33 PM 3,989 Views 5 Comments

The Ireland international was the clear winner of the breakdown against the Ospreys’ Justin Tipuric.

# breakdown - Friday 26 July, 2013

Here's how many Irish businesses 'died' in one year
# Ireland
# Ireland

Here's how many Irish businesses 'died' in one year

Jul 26th 2013, 6:55 AM 10,826 Views 31 Comments

New CSO figures show that while 11,237 enterprises were ‘born’ in 2011, 18,308 ‘died’.

# breakdown - Saturday 22 June, 2013

O'Driscoll aims to keep it simple while chasing new high at Suncorp
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

O'Driscoll aims to keep it simple while chasing new high at Suncorp

Jun 22nd 2013, 12:01 AM 2,333 Views 3 Comments

12 years on from his watershed display at The Gabba, the centre unveiled the gameplan needed for a repeat result.

# breakdown - Monday 1 April, 2013

Ministerial travel costs down to €4.9 million in 2012
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# Breakdown

Ministerial travel costs down to €4.9 million in 2012

Apr 1st 2013, 2:29 PM 8,348 Views 62 Comments

TheJournal.ie takes a look at figures released by the Government last week.

# breakdown - Thursday 15 November, 2012

David Campese hoping England end Robbie Deans' Australia reign
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

David Campese hoping England end Robbie Deans' Australia reign

Nov 15th 2012, 10:46 AM 1,217 Views 1 Comment

The Wallabies legend says the Kiwi coach is ‘worst thing’ that has happened to Australian rugby.

# breakdown - Friday 22 June, 2012

Preview: Another glorious chance to make Irish rugby history awaits
# Third Test
From The42
# Third Test

Preview: Another glorious chance to make Irish rugby history awaits

Jun 22nd 2012, 10:30 AM 3,024 Views 14 Comments

It will be by no means a simple task but the All Blacks are shorn of the services of Dan Carter, their first-choice wingers and two-thirds of their back row.

# breakdown - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

3 ways Ireland can be more competitive against New Zealand on Saturday
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

3 ways Ireland can be more competitive against New Zealand on Saturday

Jun 13th 2012, 12:10 PM 481 Views 0 Comments

What else would you want to after a comprehensive defeat to the world champions, than play them again on their own turf seven days later?

# breakdown - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Henry: Leinster the masters of slow ruck ball, not us
# Speed Of The Essence
From The42
# Speed Of The Essence

Henry: Leinster the masters of slow ruck ball, not us

May 16th 2012, 6:01 PM 2,973 Views 0 Comments

‘Brian O’Driscoll’s talking about us slowing the ball down, but Leinster are the best team in Europe at it.’

# breakdown - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Injury could rule O'Connell out of Pro12 semi and Ireland's tour to New Zealand
# Worrying
From The42
# Worrying

Injury could rule O'Connell out of Pro12 semi and Ireland's tour to New Zealand

May 5th 2012, 10:43 PM 946 Views 0 Comments

The Munster captain roared in agony as his leg was caught in a tangle of bodies at a hotly contested ruck.

# breakdown - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Opinion: Change is required in rugby if the sport is to grow
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From The42
# Breakdown

Opinion: Change is required in rugby if the sport is to grow

Apr 4th 2012, 11:50 AM 828 Views 1 Comment

One word is dominating discussion amongst Irish rugby fans recently: scrum.

# breakdown - Thursday 6 October, 2011

8 things you (probably) didn't know about Craig Joubert
# Introducing...
From The42
# Introducing...

8 things you (probably) didn't know about Craig Joubert

Oct 6th 2011, 1:01 PM 6,901 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of Saturday’s showdown, we take a look at the man who will be calling the shots.

# breakdown - Friday 23 September, 2011

Expert view: Kidney should have played a completely new team
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

Expert view: Kidney should have played a completely new team

Sep 23rd 2011, 12:30 PM 627 Views 0 Comments

One Irish rugby stalwart is in New Zealand and on the march. Here’s what Mick Quinn thinks, two weeks in.

# breakdown - Sunday 18 September, 2011

Hard Yards: here's what you missed this morning
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

Hard Yards: here's what you missed this morning

Sep 18th 2011, 2:07 PM 303 Views 0 Comments

Losing track of all the World Cup action? Get up to speed with our round-up.

# breakdown - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Olympics countdown clock breaks down
# Olympics
# Olympics

Olympics countdown clock breaks down

Mar 15th 2011, 3:13 PM 1,297 Views 0 Comments

In further problems, people buying tickets for Olympic events have been running into issues using their card online.

# breakdown - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Players take responsibility for high penalty count
# Ref Justice
From The42
# Ref Justice

Players take responsibility for high penalty count

Mar 1st 2011, 11:23 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

Gordon D’Arcy and Mike Ross admit that on-field discipline needs to improve before it costs Ireland any more victories.