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#Coming Home

# coming-home - Thursday 12 November, 2020

DFA helped over 8,000 Irish citizens come home from 126 countries during pandemic
# Wild Geese
# Wild Geese

DFA helped over 8,000 Irish citizens come home from 126 countries during pandemic

Nov 12th 2020, 5:36 PM 19,548 Views 14 Comments

Simon Coveney said the pandemic “left no corner of the globe untouched”.

# coming-home - Friday 22 May, 2020

Irish troops in Lebanon to return home at the end of next month after Covid-19 delay
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Irish troops in Lebanon to return home at the end of next month after Covid-19 delay

May 22nd 2020, 11:22 AM 12,968 Views 12 Comments

Upon arrival in Ireland, personnel will be required to spend 14 days in self-isolation.

# coming-home - Monday 30 March, 2020

'We're just so grateful': 100 Irish citizens land back in Dublin after repatriation flight from Peru
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

'We're just so grateful': 100 Irish citizens land back in Dublin after repatriation flight from Peru

Updated Mar 30th 2020, 7:48 PM 104,358 Views 88 Comments

Breandán from Co Cork said that it was a “surreal” experience having a Peruvian escort to the airport to catch the flight home.

# coming-home - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Irish people cutting short trips abroad over coronavirus uncertainty
# The Voyage
# The Voyage

Irish people cutting short trips abroad over coronavirus uncertainty

Mar 15th 2020, 3:30 PM 42,884 Views 18 Comments

Washington DC Dulles airport was noticeably quiet on Saturday as President Trump’s countries came into effect.

# coming-home - Thursday 22 August, 2019

New 'Returning to Ireland' resource to help Irish expats on their journey home
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

New 'Returning to Ireland' resource to help Irish expats on their journey home

Aug 22nd 2019, 6:20 AM 19,824 Views 41 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said it was a key component of its commitment under Ireland’s Diaspora Policy

# coming-home - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Rooney set to join Derby County as player-coach in January
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Rooney set to join Derby County as player-coach in January

Aug 6th 2019, 2:25 PM 3,760 Views 5 Comments

The DC United forward will see out the rest of the MLS season before joining up with the Championship side.

# coming-home - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Terry will manage Chelsea before Lampard does, says Blues legend From The42

Terry will manage Chelsea before Lampard does, says Blues legend

May 25th 2019, 10:06 AM 8,596 Views 9 Comments

Dennis Wise is ‘sure’ the former team-mates both want to become club manager and thinks Terry might get there first.

# coming-home - Friday 8 March, 2019

'I’m delighted to be coming back home': Claudio Ranieri takes over at Roma
# Roma Reign
From The42
# Roma Reign

'I’m delighted to be coming back home': Claudio Ranieri takes over at Roma

Mar 8th 2019, 4:51 PM 6,925 Views 9 Comments

The former Fulham and Leicester City boss has been appointed by the Serie A side following Eusebio Di Francesco’s departure.

# coming-home - Saturday 28 July, 2018

United to step up chase of England star Maguire: reports
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

United to step up chase of England star Maguire: reports

Jul 28th 2018, 12:48 PM 10,398 Views 18 Comments

The England defender would cost around £65m.

# coming-home - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

'England got found out' - Merson questions Euro 2020 credentials after 'missed opportunity'
# FISH UP A TREE
From The42
# FISH UP A TREE

'England got found out' - Merson questions Euro 2020 credentials after 'missed opportunity'

Jul 17th 2018, 5:30 PM 11,738 Views 14 Comments

The former Three Lions international doubts that Gareth Southgate’s side can challenge at the next major tournament as they remain behind rivals.

# coming-home - Thursday 12 July, 2018

'We really believed we could go another stage' - Southgate disappointed after World Cup exit
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

'We really believed we could go another stage' - Southgate disappointed after World Cup exit

Jul 12th 2018, 8:59 AM 4,654 Views 17 Comments

The England boss is proud of his side’s run to the semi-final, but admitted he was frustrated to see their tournament ended before the final.

# coming-home - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Limerick native Lynch swaps the States for the Showgrounds as he re-joins Sligo
# Back Once Again
From The42
# Back Once Again

Limerick native Lynch swaps the States for the Showgrounds as he re-joins Sligo

Jul 10th 2018, 5:24 PM 8,067 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old midfielder has agreed a deal until the end of the current season.

'I’ve painted far too many sheep, barn doors and Ford Fiestas to stand in judgement over anyone else’s delusional optimism'
# England Expects
From The42
# England Expects

'I’ve painted far too many sheep, barn doors and Ford Fiestas to stand in judgement over anyone else’s delusional optimism'

Jul 10th 2018, 3:53 PM 28,626 Views 27 Comments

Eoin Butler on Slabhead, Southgate and Coming Home memes.

# coming-home - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Government offers advice to returning emigrants on how to get a home and access work
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Government offers advice to returning emigrants on how to get a home and access work

Mar 8th 2018, 8:52 AM 14,726 Views 44 Comments

The report showed that, in 2016, around 26,000 emigrants returned home.

# coming-home - Friday 12 January, 2018

Galway United capture signature of young Irish goalkeeper from Huddersfield Town
# Safe Pair Of Hands
From The42
# Safe Pair Of Hands

Galway United capture signature of young Irish goalkeeper from Huddersfield Town

Jan 12th 2018, 9:54 PM 6,495 Views 1 Comment

Tadhg Ryan has made the move back to home soil in search of first-team football.

# coming-home - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'We'll be home for Christmas': Ava Barry granted medicinal cannabis licence
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

'We'll be home for Christmas': Ava Barry granted medicinal cannabis licence

Nov 28th 2017, 6:58 PM 17,604 Views 65 Comments

Her family has been campaigning for her to be allowed access CBD oil.

# coming-home - Friday 20 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'

Oct 20th 2017, 4:43 PM 32,817 Views 203 Comments

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt

Oct 20th 2017, 7:35 AM 58,275 Views 310 Comments

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

# coming-home - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Munster announce signing of Tadhg Beirne on two-year deal
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Munster announce signing of Tadhg Beirne on two-year deal

Oct 3rd 2017, 12:31 PM 11,076 Views 32 Comments

The second row is leaving Scarlets at the end of this season.

# coming-home - Monday 2 October, 2017

Irish lock Beirne turns down 'very good' contract offer from Scarlets to return home
# Done Deal
From The42
# Done Deal

Irish lock Beirne turns down 'very good' contract offer from Scarlets to return home

Oct 2nd 2017, 3:35 PM 16,274 Views 44 Comments

The 25-year-old will join Munster from next season.

# coming-home - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Wayne Rooney arrives at Everton ahead of medical
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Wayne Rooney arrives at Everton ahead of medical

Jul 8th 2017, 10:39 PM 12,656 Views 29 Comments

The 31-year-old England captain fell out of favour at Old Trafford last season and will return to his boyhood club.

# coming-home - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Connacht son Johnny O'Connor returns to join club's backroom team
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Connacht son Johnny O'Connor returns to join club's backroom team

Jun 25th 2017, 12:29 PM 6,041 Views 4 Comments

The former Ireland player has previously worked with Galway United and Arsenal.

# coming-home - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Boost for Kildare football as Brophy ends Aussie Rules career to return to Ireland
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Boost for Kildare football as Brophy ends Aussie Rules career to return to Ireland

Apr 25th 2017, 12:52 PM 7,060 Views 2 Comments

Brophy moved to West Coast Eagles in October 2014.

# coming-home - Monday 6 March, 2017

Connacht set to bring Coulson back to Ireland after three years with Grenoble
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Connacht set to bring Coulson back to Ireland after three years with Grenoble

Mar 6th 2017, 10:22 PM 15,841 Views 9 Comments

The 22-year-old loosehead prop is set for a move to the western province this summer.

# coming-home - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Irish abroad: What are returning emigrants' greatest concerns?
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# Coming Home

Irish abroad: What are returning emigrants' greatest concerns?

Aug 23rd 2016, 5:31 PM 16,433 Views 44 Comments

Members of GAA clubs worldwide were asked to detail their worries.

# coming-home - Thursday 19 May, 2016

This Irish lad's surprise homecoming for his mammy's birthday is going global
# Fierce Shook
From The Daily Edge
# Fierce Shook

This Irish lad's surprise homecoming for his mammy's birthday is going global

May 19th 2016, 9:06 AM 6,722 Views 2 Comments

Brian Byrne has been living in Tel Aviv, and surprised his whole family.

# coming-home - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Returning emigrants are filling jobs in a buoyant Irish engineering sector
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Returning emigrants are filling jobs in a buoyant Irish engineering sector

Apr 13th 2016, 6:02 AM 27,638 Views 52 Comments

Employment-wise, it’s the best performing sector for professionals right now.

# coming-home - Thursday 11 February, 2016

David Drumm is to return to Ireland to face charges relating to Anglo
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

David Drumm is to return to Ireland to face charges relating to Anglo

Feb 11th 2016, 9:56 PM 24,919 Views 0 Comments

The former banker has waived his right to battle his extradition from the US.

# coming-home - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Britain to return 1916 banner seized as war trophy from Countess Markievicz's home
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Britain to return 1916 banner seized as war trophy from Countess Markievicz's home

Jan 14th 2016, 7:47 PM 30,057 Views 108 Comments

The Na Fianna Éireann banner has been in a collection at the British Imperial War Museum since 1936.

# coming-home - Monday 19 October, 2015

Connacht have signed Irish-born USA out-half AJ MacGinty
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Connacht have signed Irish-born USA out-half AJ MacGinty

Oct 19th 2015, 3:35 PM 11,580 Views 11 Comments

MacGinty has just returned from playing at the World Cup.

# coming-home - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Bodies of Berkeley tragedy victims to be flown home
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Bodies of Berkeley tragedy victims to be flown home

Jun 20th 2015, 8:07 AM 26,580 Views 11 Comments

The families of four of the victims attended a vigil for them last night and a funeral for two of the students will take place later today.

# coming-home - Friday 22 May, 2015

These are the stories of four people who came #HomeToVote
# Diaspora
# Diaspora

These are the stories of four people who came #HomeToVote

May 22nd 2015, 8:43 PM 15,961 Views 40 Comments

This was their journey.

# coming-home - Friday 13 February, 2015

Irish mammy completely loses the plot over emigrant sons' surprise homecoming
# Coming Home
From The Daily Edge
# Coming Home

Irish mammy completely loses the plot over emigrant sons' surprise homecoming

Feb 13th 2015, 10:37 AM 4,528 Views 2 Comments

“I thought it was a fridge or something!”

# coming-home - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Mother loses the head after son's surprise return home
# Aaagh!
From The Daily Edge
# Aaagh!

Mother loses the head after son's surprise return home

Feb 4th 2015, 1:45 PM 7,240 Views 5 Comments

She REALLY wasn’t expecting him.

# coming-home - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Munster confirm Tomás O'Leary will return to the province next season
# Homecoming
From The42
# Homecoming

Munster confirm Tomás O'Leary will return to the province next season

Jan 21st 2015, 11:56 AM 8,495 Views 35 Comments

Meanwhile, the province have confirmed new contracts for Andrew Conway and Dave O’Callaghan.

# coming-home - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Will David Drumm be extradited from the US to face charges in Ireland?
# Home Sweet Home
# Home Sweet Home

Will David Drumm be extradited from the US to face charges in Ireland?

Jan 7th 2015, 3:30 PM 10,223 Views 45 Comments

A request to US authorities has been reportedly made today.

# coming-home - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Irish family surprise grandmother with homecoming at her 60th birthday
# Coming Home
From The Daily Edge
# Coming Home

Irish family surprise grandmother with homecoming at her 60th birthday

Dec 18th 2014, 9:00 PM 3,369 Views 0 Comments

A lovely gesture.

# coming-home - Monday 15 December, 2014

Sydney siege: Terror alert not raised, flights operating as normal
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# Coming Home

Sydney siege: Terror alert not raised, flights operating as normal

Dec 15th 2014, 10:20 AM 13,404 Views 15 Comments

Sydney airport said there are no delays on flights in and out, though some are taking a different route over the city.

# coming-home - Monday 3 November, 2014

Zach Tuohy back from Oz for Portlaoise’s clash with St Vincent’s
# Coming Home
From The42
# Coming Home

Zach Tuohy back from Oz for Portlaoise’s clash with St Vincent’s

Nov 3rd 2014, 4:02 PM 11,388 Views 10 Comments

The Aussie Rules star will help Portlaoise against the All-Ireland champions this Sunday.

# coming-home - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

"Our Sean" could take final journey next week to be buried next to his mum
# Sean Parker
# Sean Parker

"Our Sean" could take final journey next week to be buried next to his mum

Oct 1st 2014, 8:13 PM 19,547 Views 21 Comments

Sean died alone in England in July.

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