Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 16 °C Saturday 20 April, 2019

#Eamonn Coghlan

# eamonn-coghlan - Sunday 25 December, 2016

From The42 Walter's winning matches and world athletic champs - it's the sporting tweets of the week The Twitterati

Walter's winning matches and world athletic champs - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Carl Frampton, Kieran Joyce, Richard Brush and Joe Sheridan all make the cut.

# eamonn-coghlan - Saturday 16 April, 2016

From The42 'I don't need to be elected but I got into politics to make a difference to our children's health' Interview

'I don't need to be elected but I got into politics to make a difference to our children's health'

Former world champion Eamonn Coghlan on his continued quest to tackle Ireland’s obesity epidemic.

# eamonn-coghlan - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

From The42 Sorry, Conor, not even close: A brief history of Irish athletes' Sports Illustrated covers S-irish

# eamonn-coghlan - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

A power interruption from Enda - as Fine Gael picks the WRONG day to canvass Luas passengers

Fist-bumps for all… Fine Gael’s campaigner-in-chief tries his best to distract everyone from the lack of voters.

# eamonn-coghlan - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From The42 It's contradictory to say you believe in equality but still vote 'No' - Eamonn Coghlan Marref

It's contradictory to say you believe in equality but still vote 'No' - Eamonn Coghlan

The athlete turned senator was responding to comments made by GAA star Ger Brennan this morning.

# eamonn-coghlan - Friday 13 March, 2015

Poll: Are you more likely to vote for a politician if they share their 'human side'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you more likely to vote for a politician if they share their 'human side'?

Eamonn Coghlan and James Reilly both opened up about aspects of their private life yesterday. Would that sway you?

# eamonn-coghlan - Thursday 12 March, 2015

'I was devastated. I cried for weeks': Eamonn Coghlan reveals struggle with son's sexuality

The Fine Gael senator and former World Champion runner has given a passionate speech tonight.

# eamonn-coghlan - Friday 16 May, 2014

Eamonn Coghlan impersonates a constituent and trends on Twitter - but not in a good way Running Wild This post contains videos

Eamonn Coghlan impersonates a constituent and trends on Twitter - but not in a good way

This wasn’t the former World Champion runner’s finest performance…

# eamonn-coghlan - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Rónán Mullen dancing to Pharrell and 5 other slightly odd campaign videos

The campaign trail is proving to be an increasingly odd place to be.

# eamonn-coghlan - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Eamonn Coghlan will contest the Dublin West by-election for Fine Gael

Coghlan will join the race (sorry) after being nominated tonight.

# eamonn-coghlan - Monday 24 March, 2014

Here's who is in the running for the by-election after Patrick Nulty's resignation

These are the runners and riders after the shock resignation of Patrick Nulty at the weekend.

# eamonn-coghlan - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

8 people who should apply for the Healthy Ireland Council job

Minister James Reilly is looking for dynamic people with a ‘national profile’ who will help make Ireland a healthier place.

# eamonn-coghlan - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Hayes says 'wait and see' on Euro election run but Norah Casey insists: 'I'm out'

With the new constituencies decided political parties will soon be picking who they want to represent them in next year’s European Parliament election.

# eamonn-coghlan - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Fianna Fáil senator: 'I oppose this legislation because it is anti-women'

Jim Walsh was among those to contribute to the continuing debate on the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill this afternoon.

# eamonn-coghlan - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Van Turnhout in discussions with Fine Gael over filling Mitchell's MEP seat

TheJournal.ie has learned that the senator is in discussions over the possibility of joining Fine Gael and running for the seat being vacated by Gay Mitchell next year.

# eamonn-coghlan - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Senators, rebel TD and Dublin Mayor in running for Mitchell's MEP seat

Former world champion runner Eamonn Coghlan is among the favourites to run for Fine Gael in Dublin in next year’s European elections but there are others in contention…

# eamonn-coghlan - Monday 11 March, 2013

Lisa McInerney: Senator's 'frape' gaffe signals that panic - not reason - rules social media debate

Fidelma Healy-Eames and Eamonn Coghlan were “given an important task that deserved research and clarity of delivery – instead we got ludicrous schemes and half-remembered gossip”.

# eamonn-coghlan - Sunday 27 January, 2013

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people Meet And Greet This post contains images

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people

Our leader meets a lot of people and there are plenty of them who are pretty famous….

# eamonn-coghlan - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Pics: TDs and Senators strut their stuff on the catwalk Fashion This post contains images

Pics: TDs and Senators strut their stuff on the catwalk

Grotesque, unbelievable, bizarre, and unprecedented.

# eamonn-coghlan - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Health Committee to discuss ways of tackling childhood obesity through sport

The Committee will hear proposals on how to tackle childhood obesity following the major report highlighting that one in four three-year-olds in Ireland today is overweight.

# eamonn-coghlan - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge Caption Competition: Give us a hand Eamonn... Caption Comp

Caption Competition: Give us a hand Eamonn...

“What’s that?” wonders the former World Champion turned politician…

Former Olympic athlete Eamonn Coghlan joins Fine Gael

The former athlete was appointed to the Seanad as an independent by the Taoiseach last May.

# eamonn-coghlan - Thursday 24 November, 2011

WATCH: Eamonn Coghlan gets Senators exercised - literally - in the Seanad Balancing The Books This post contains videos

WATCH: Eamonn Coghlan gets Senators exercised - literally - in the Seanad

Eamonn Coghlan asked members of the Seanad to try out some balance exercises during a debate on PE teaching yesterday.

# eamonn-coghlan - Friday 20 May, 2011

President's husband among Taoiseach's 11 Seanad nominees

Dr Martin McAleese will become a member of the new Seanad – as will Eamon Coughlan and Fiach MacConghail.