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# Donal Walsh

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# don't stop me now
'They'd see you with the Irish gear and pull up in cars. The help you'd get was truly breathtaking'
Having traversed America on his bike in aid of the Donal Walsh Live Life foundation, 23-year-old Kerryman Tomás Sears is planning an even greater adventure.
# Suicide Prevention
Father of Donal Walsh says he's 'shocked and deflated' by Console revelations
Fionnbar Walsh defended the work being done by the charity’s employees.
# Donal Walsh
96FM apologises for claiming minister used teenager's death for publicity
Kathleen Lynch has been paid undisclosed damages.
# Tribute
A Kerry senior and minor footballer kept their promise to Donal Walsh
Barry-John Keane and Cormac Coffey took the two All-Ireland trophies to the teenager’s grave.
# prevention
Suicides among young people decreased significantly last year
But the Console charity says the fall hasn’t been matched in other parts of society.
# commemoration
Paul O'Connell pays tribute to Donal Walsh in new documentary
The RTÉ Two programme will be shown on New Year’s Day at 9.30pm.
# Live Life
Donal Walsh’s message to teenagers: ‘Take time, a door will open’
The Kerry teen made a video to inspire struggling teens not to take their own lives before he passed away last May.
# message
Donal Walsh's anti-suicide video to be broadcast on Saturday Night Show
The inspirational teenager spoke out about suicides while he was battling cancer.
# Kerry
Suicide resource centre dedicates rooms to Donal Walsh
Donal Walsh’s parents donated funds to the Console Centre in Tralee so special rooms for teens could be refurbished.
# Inspirational
Irish women's rugby team honoured at People of the Year awards
The Grand Slam winners took home a collective accolade and tribute was paid to rugby fan Donal Walsh.
# Suicide
Suicides in Kerry decreased since Donal Walsh spoke out, says coroner
Terence Casey says the “plague” of suicides in Kerry has reduced since the late teenager appealed to young people not to take their own lives.
# Renovation
Special room for teen cancer patients to open in Crumlin Children’s Hospital
A total of €8 million has been donated to help build a new cardiac unit and to renovate the cancer ward at the hospital.
# jump for donal
Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh
The campaign, backed by the Walsh family, aims to raise €30,000 for Crumlin Children’s Hospital.
# fitting tribute
'An honour to represent Munster and Paul O'Connell at Donal Walsh funeral'
Retired Munster and Ireland forward Marcus Horan paid tribute to Donal Walsh, who recently lost his battle with cancer.
# Interview
6 pre-championship views of Laois manager Justin McNulty
We talked to the former Armagh player about his progress as a manager, last year’s loss to Longford and putting sport into perspective.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added epic beards
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# Donal Walsh
Thousands pay tribute to teen 'warrior and inspiration' Donal Walsh
Donal, who was fighting cancer for the third time, had called on teenagers not to take their own lives.
# Support
All Blacks star Dan Carter sends support to terminally-ill Kerry teen
Donal Walsh, 16, got a message from one of rugby’s greats this week.
# Cork Crash
Cork Airport to reopen tomorrow morning
The airport will reopen later on Saturday morning following yesterday’s tragic crash.
# Cork Crash
Two Cork airport crash survivors released from hospital
Donal Walsh and Laurence Wilson have been released from hospital but four others remain in “a serious but stable condition.”
# Children's Hospital
Temple St chair backs Harney in hospital row
Row over co-location intensifies as Donal Walsh backs Harney’s selection of Mater site.