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#Countdown

# countdown - Thursday 24 October, 2019

From The42 Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice Countdown

Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice

Personal trainer David Last returns with some tips for the big day.

# countdown - Saturday 31 August, 2019

What's going to happen in the 9 weeks between now and the Brexit deadline?

The UK and the EU are running out of time, options and patience (you’d imagine).

# countdown - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Poll: Do you think there will be a no-deal Brexit? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think there will be a no-deal Brexit?

Boris Johnson says he doesn’t believe there will be, but is prepared for it nonetheless.

# countdown - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

From The42 Analysis: Peter O'Mahony's sweeping turnover sets a clever trend Jackal

Analysis: Peter O'Mahony's sweeping turnover sets a clever trend

The Highlanders adopted the tactic with time running out against the Hurricanes last weekend.

From The42 Can Patrick Reed join an exclusive club when he begins the defence of his Green Jacket this week? Countdown Is On

Can Patrick Reed join an exclusive club when he begins the defence of his Green Jacket this week?

The American has not won a tournament since last year’s victory in Augusta.

# countdown - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Michel Barnier says EU is open to negotiating on Brexit 'guarantees' but not on the backstop

Barnier also suggested the EU would be open to a “technical” delay to Brexit.

# countdown - Monday 18 February, 2019

From The42 Healy, Mageean and Barr lead the way to Glasgow as strong Irish team named for European Indoors Athletics

Healy, Mageean and Barr lead the way to Glasgow as strong Irish team named for European Indoors

A strong Irish team of 16 athletes has been chosen for next month’s European Indoor Athletics Championships.

# countdown - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

From The42 Brian Kerr says 'it’s time for one of the Dublin teams to stand up again' ahead of 2019 kick-off Countdown

Brian Kerr says 'it’s time for one of the Dublin teams to stand up again' ahead of 2019 kick-off

The former Irish boss believes Shamrock Rovers are under pressure to compete for the league title this year.

# countdown - Monday 29 October, 2018

A Brexit timeline: How much time is actually left to strike a deal?

Here’s what’s happened so far, and what’s still to come in the Brexit negotiations.

# countdown - Friday 6 July, 2018

From The42 Sky Sports confirm live fixtures with Man United to kick off 2018/19 Premier League campaign Fixtures

Sky Sports confirm live fixtures with Man United to kick off 2018/19 Premier League campaign

The new season gets up and running in five weeks’ time on 10 August.

# countdown - Thursday 24 May, 2018

'No' side say proposals too extreme, while 'Yes' calls this a 'once-in-a-generation' chance

Both sides held their last press events on the eve of the Eighth Amendment referendum.

# countdown - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge Susie Dent from Countdown has explained where the word 'bollocks' came from Bollocks

Susie Dent from Countdown has explained where the word 'bollocks' came from

David O’Doherty asked what we all wanted to know.

# countdown - Friday 1 December, 2017

'If UK Brexit offer is unacceptable to Ireland it will be unacceptable to Europe' - Donald Tusk

Ireland will be consulted on any offer put forward by the UK.

# countdown - Thursday 2 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge 7 times a little bit of Ireland popped up on Countdown Conundrum

# countdown - Friday 20 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge The word 'gobshite' came up on yesterday's episode of Countdown and it was pretty amusing Gobshite

The word 'gobshite' came up on yesterday's episode of Countdown and it was pretty amusing

“How did that gobshite get on the television?”

# countdown - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

From The42 Hartley expected to miss out as Lions squad speculation ramps up Countdown

Hartley expected to miss out as Lions squad speculation ramps up

Ireland will likely have a sizable contingent for the tour to New Zealand.

# countdown - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Less than 72 hours left for raffle winner to claim €1 million prize

Ticketholders have 90 days from the date of the draw to claim their prize in person at National Lottery Headquarters on Abbey Street in Dublin.

# countdown - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Lottery team head to Cork to find owner of €1 million winning ticket as deadline looms

The winner has until next Friday to claim their prize.

# countdown - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Ricky Tomlinson claims former Countdown presenter Richard Whiteley was MI5 spook

Whiteley’s family have denied the claims.

# countdown - Friday 3 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge The word 'sh*thead' came up on Countdown and they blocked it out with the poo emoji Eight Letter Word

# countdown - Monday 16 January, 2017

Gerry Adams says Stormont collapse is not a threat to the peace process

Adams said he does not think the Taoiseach has “good instincts” when it comes to dealing with these issues.

The deadline has passed and Northern Ireland is heading for a snap election

Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will have no choice but name a date for elections later today.

# countdown - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge An Australian TV show hosted what could be the world's saddest New Year's countdown Sappy New Year

An Australian TV show hosted what could be the world's saddest New Year's countdown

A fitting end to the year that was, no?

# countdown - Thursday 8 December, 2016

From The42 The story of the Mayo GAA curse got told in full on Channel 4's Countdown Story Time
From The Daily Edge The story of the Mayo GAA curse got told in full on Channel 4's Countdown Story Time

# countdown - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Latest poll puts Clinton at a double-digit lead over Trump

With just over two weeks to go before Election Day, the two White House hopefuls are targeting key battleground states like Florida, North Carolina, Ohio and Pennsylvania

# countdown - Monday 3 October, 2016

Pound sterling drops to 3 year low as March deadline set on Brexit

Theresa May announced that Britain will trigger Brexit negotiations by the end of March

# countdown - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Ticket holder claims €381,863 Euromillions prize just in time

The winning ticket was bought in Midleton, Co Cork.

# countdown - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge Today's Countdown just delivered the perfect Irish insult Craicuum

Today's Countdown just delivered the perfect Irish insult

You’re such an effing tinycraic.

# countdown - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge Countdown made an absolute hames of pronouncing the word 'sliotar' earlier Sliotar

# countdown - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

From The42 'UFC 196 Countdown' goes behind the scenes of McGregor's training camp Countdown This post contains videos

'UFC 196 Countdown' goes behind the scenes of McGregor's training camp

Conor McGregor will return to the octagon to face Nate Diaz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday.

# countdown - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge Everybody needs a friend as dedicated as this guy Countdown

Everybody needs a friend as dedicated as this guy

Birthday greetings done right. Sort of.

# countdown - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

From The42 Scotland's squad for the Six Nations includes these two new faces Countdown

Scotland's squad for the Six Nations includes these two new faces

Zander Fagerson and Rory Sutherland have impressed Vern Cotter.

# countdown - Monday 7 December, 2015

From The42 Setanta Sports will air an hour-long UFC 194 preview show tonight Countdown This post contains videos

Setanta Sports will air an hour-long UFC 194 preview show tonight

The build-up to Saturday night has well and truly kicked off.

# countdown - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From The42 This preview will definitely get you in the mood for McGregor-Aldo and UFC 194 Countdown This post contains videos

# countdown - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge All Irish people will get an immature chuckle out of this Countdown Conundrum Longmicky

# countdown - Monday 3 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge There was a seriously unfortunate moment on Countdown this afternoon Slutz

# countdown - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Galway man makes it to live shows of Countdown

“I always knew the address in my head and that they were always looking for contestants.”

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