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#Happy Days

# happy-days - Friday 4 September, 2015

Croke Park will surely be the world's busiest sporting venue over the weekend
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Croke Park will surely be the world's busiest sporting venue over the weekend

Sep 4th 2015, 2:00 PM 6,713 Views 8 Comments

GAA chiefs will rake in an estimated €9m in gate receipts in less than 24 hours.

# happy-days - Monday 13 July, 2015

'This agreement is a very positive development for football in Munster'
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

'This agreement is a very positive development for football in Munster'

Jul 13th 2015, 8:35 PM 11,379 Views 23 Comments

The FAI have big plans for a facility in Cork.

# happy-days - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Your USC will be cut by at least 1% in the Budget
# Hated Tax
# Hated Tax

Your USC will be cut by at least 1% in the Budget

Jul 9th 2015, 12:46 PM 27,302 Views 171 Comments

Michael Noonan made the pledge in an interview with Newstalk this morning

# happy-days - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Good news football hipsters, the 'Derry Pele' has found a new club
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Good news football hipsters, the 'Derry Pele' has found a new club

Jul 2nd 2015, 4:01 PM 9,024 Views 6 Comments

Paddy McCourt will be playing his football in League Two next season.

# happy-days - Monday 29 June, 2015

One of Ireland's most promising young footballers has signed a new contract with Man City
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

One of Ireland's most promising young footballers has signed a new contract with Man City

Jun 29th 2015, 5:27 PM 13,254 Views 5 Comments

It’s been confirmed that the midfielder has signed a three-year deal.

# happy-days - Friday 29 May, 2015

Here's how much Applegreen's two founders stand to make in just a few weeks
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

Here's how much Applegreen's two founders stand to make in just a few weeks

May 29th 2015, 1:04 PM 35,766 Views 50 Comments

The company is about to float on the stockmarket – and its main backers will be sitting on a very valuable share pile.

# happy-days - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

161,000 credit card customers are in for a €200 windfall...
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

161,000 credit card customers are in for a €200 windfall...

May 12th 2015, 3:32 PM 34,192 Views 14 Comments

Certain card-holders are entitled to redress after paying for insurance they don’t need.

# happy-days - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

20 Irish Liverpool fans got to realise a lifelong dream at the weekend
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

20 Irish Liverpool fans got to realise a lifelong dream at the weekend

May 6th 2015, 7:30 AM 5,416 Views 5 Comments

Supporters were given the opportunity to play on Anfield’s hallowed turf.

# happy-days - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Ireland is happier than the UK, Germany and France, but not as happy as the USA, Canada and Switzerland
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

Ireland is happier than the UK, Germany and France, but not as happy as the USA, Canada and Switzerland

Apr 23rd 2015, 10:45 PM 19,483 Views 56 Comments

But, are you happy?

# happy-days - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

LOI clubs in Europe will get a huge prize money boost this season
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

LOI clubs in Europe will get a huge prize money boost this season

Mar 31st 2015, 1:02 PM 7,433 Views 11 Comments

SSE Airtricity League champs Dundalk will cash in a minimum of €550,000.

# happy-days - Friday 6 March, 2015

Ex-Ireland defender Sean St Ledger will be playing alongside Kaka in the MLS this year
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Ex-Ireland defender Sean St Ledger will be playing alongside Kaka in the MLS this year

Mar 6th 2015, 9:22 AM 4,651 Views 6 Comments

The 30-year-old former Leicester and Preston defender had been on trial at the club.

# happy-days - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Barack Obama has invited Stephanie Roche to spend Patrick's Day in the White House
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Barack Obama has invited Stephanie Roche to spend Patrick's Day in the White House

Feb 28th 2015, 2:18 PM 30,752 Views 59 Comments

The announcement comes on the back of recent news confirming that Roche has signed with US side Houston Dash.

# happy-days - Monday 9 February, 2015

After his visit to the White House, Robbie was a guest at last night's Grammys
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

After his visit to the White House, Robbie was a guest at last night's Grammys

Feb 9th 2015, 4:23 PM 32,941 Views 31 Comments

The Ireland and LA Galaxy captain is certainly making the most of the off-season.

# happy-days - Friday 21 November, 2014

Irish football receives €1.2million boost in funding
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Irish football receives €1.2million boost in funding

Nov 21st 2014, 8:36 AM 11,813 Views 42 Comments

The money will go towards six projects selected by the Football Association of Ireland.

# happy-days - Saturday 8 November, 2014

'In the beginning he had some adaptation problems' - Koeman praises rejuvenated Long
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

'In the beginning he had some adaptation problems' - Koeman praises rejuvenated Long

Nov 8th 2014, 8:42 PM 7,681 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland international scored a brace today.

# happy-days - Friday 31 October, 2014

Family man G-Mac finds the perfect balance
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Family man G-Mac finds the perfect balance

Oct 31st 2014, 10:50 AM 2,438 Views 1 Comment

“I’m in such a good place in my personal life that it allows me to re-focus on my golf,” the Irish golfer says.

# happy-days - Monday 13 October, 2014

Good news! 'Mike Bassett: England Manager' is getting a sequel
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Good news! 'Mike Bassett: England Manager' is getting a sequel

Oct 13th 2014, 3:54 PM 4,826 Views 5 Comments

Ricky Tomlinson has signed on again to star in a new instalment of the cult film.

# happy-days - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Snapshot - Eoin Murphy looked up to Shefflin as a kid and now is winning All-Irelands with him
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Snapshot - Eoin Murphy looked up to Shefflin as a kid and now is winning All-Irelands with him

Oct 1st 2014, 7:05 PM 7,319 Views 0 Comments

The Kilkenny goalkeeper’s brilliant tweet captures what winning with the King means on Noreside.

# happy-days - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Ireland's Annalise Murphy qualifies for the 2016 Olympics
# Success
From The42
# Success

Ireland's Annalise Murphy qualifies for the 2016 Olympics

Sep 17th 2014, 5:28 PM 8,091 Views 9 Comments

The Irish sailor will have a chance to improve on her fourth place finish at the 2012 Olympics.

# happy-days - Friday 12 September, 2014

How long is this hot weather going to be around?
# Indian Summer
# Indian Summer

How long is this hot weather going to be around?

Sep 12th 2014, 8:49 AM 23,836 Views 26 Comments

Go on…get more ice-cream in.

# happy-days - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Man United set to announce record revenues of over €500million
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Man United set to announce record revenues of over €500million

Sep 9th 2014, 6:54 PM 7,375 Views 20 Comments

The results should also include details of the pay-off to former manager David Moyes.

# happy-days - Monday 1 September, 2014

Ryan McHugh: 'We know we have the players and the game system to claw back'
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Ryan McHugh: 'We know we have the players and the game system to claw back'

Sep 1st 2014, 7:55 AM 2,312 Views 0 Comments

The Man of the Match was in jubilant form after helping to guide his side to victory yesterday.

# happy-days - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

If you like salary hikes and promotions, you might like being a Chartered Accountant right now
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

If you like salary hikes and promotions, you might like being a Chartered Accountant right now

Jul 29th 2014, 4:04 PM 21,864 Views 20 Comments

Well, in Leinster, at least…

# happy-days - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Lovely Irish people relating their happy memories in a very lovely way
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

Lovely Irish people relating their happy memories in a very lovely way

Jul 24th 2014, 2:51 PM 13,559 Views 5 Comments

Something sweet to digest on this summer’s day.

# happy-days - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Michael Darragh Macauley sends celebratory tweet to Rihanna after Dubs down Meath
# Request
From The42
# Request

Michael Darragh Macauley sends celebratory tweet to Rihanna after Dubs down Meath

Jul 20th 2014, 6:33 PM 24,438 Views 12 Comments

The Dublin footballer urged the singer to “call” him.

# happy-days - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Good news football hipsters, Predator boots are back in limited edition form
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Good news football hipsters, Predator boots are back in limited edition form

Jul 15th 2014, 8:40 PM 8,590 Views 17 Comments

They are not available to buy, however.

# happy-days - Monday 14 July, 2014

Here's how the German media reacted to their side's World Cup triumph
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Here's how the German media reacted to their side's World Cup triumph

Jul 14th 2014, 11:26 AM 4,326 Views 1 Comment

The top-selling Bild daily splashed “1:0″ and “World Champions!” across its front page.

# happy-days - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know from the 10th night of World Cup action
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know from the 10th night of World Cup action

Jun 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 8,892 Views 4 Comments

It was another memorable 24 hours, as Ghana and Iran exceeded expectations, Messi rose to the occasion and Nigeria knocked out Bosnia.

# happy-days - Sunday 8 June, 2014

In pics: Gold medal-winning Katie Taylor and the rest of the Irish squad's homecoming
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

In pics: Gold medal-winning Katie Taylor and the rest of the Irish squad's homecoming

Jun 8th 2014, 7:26 PM 3,510 Views 18 Comments

Bronze winner Clare Grace was also a prominent part of the celebrations.

# happy-days - Friday 23 May, 2014

Thai hotel reacts to military coup by extending happy hour
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

Thai hotel reacts to military coup by extending happy hour

May 23rd 2014, 7:24 PM 16,391 Views 7 Comments

They’re making the best of a bad situation, we suppose.

# happy-days - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Man Utd shares jump 6% after manager Moyes booted
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Man Utd shares jump 6% after manager Moyes booted

Apr 23rd 2014, 4:30 PM 3,940 Views 9 Comments

Shares of the popular British football team, traded on the New York Stock Exchange, leaped in opening trade and rose to $19.18.

# happy-days - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Kids choir makes Happy sound even more joyful
# Happy Days
From The Daily Edge
# Happy Days

Kids choir makes Happy sound even more joyful

Mar 18th 2014, 10:30 PM 1,896 Views 0 Comments

Clap along. You know you want to.

# happy-days - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

BBC interviewed The Fonz about London airport expansion
# Fonztastic
From The Daily Edge
# Fonztastic

BBC interviewed The Fonz about London airport expansion

Dec 18th 2013, 5:30 PM 2,549 Views 1 Comment

It was a very “happy day” for the reporter in question. Get it?

# happy-days - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Ireland's Martyn Irvine secures bronze medal at European Championships
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Ireland's Martyn Irvine secures bronze medal at European Championships

Oct 20th 2013, 9:03 PM 1,389 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, his fellow Irish competitors, Caroline Ryan and Eoin Mullen, also performed well.

# happy-days - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Snapshot: St Pat's players celebrate title-clinching goal with young supporter
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Snapshot: St Pat's players celebrate title-clinching goal with young supporter

Oct 13th 2013, 7:42 PM 3,700 Views 4 Comments

The Dublin side won their first title in 14 years amid wild celebrations at Richmond Park today.

# happy-days - Sunday 6 October, 2013

St Brigid's goalkeeper Shane Curran enjoyed himself today
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

St Brigid's goalkeeper Shane Curran enjoyed himself today

Oct 6th 2013, 8:03 PM 7,762 Views 9 Comments

The 42-year-old Second Captains star celebrated his side’s success quite vigorously this afternoon.

# happy-days - Monday 16 September, 2013

Parrot has sex, becomes happy, sings ‘Whistle While You Work’
# Birds And Bees
From The Daily Edge
# Birds And Bees

Parrot has sex, becomes happy, sings ‘Whistle While You Work’

Sep 16th 2013, 2:45 PM 1,191 Views 2 Comments

What more could you want?

# happy-days - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Silver medal success for Ireland's Aileen Reid at World Triathlon Series Grand Final
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Silver medal success for Ireland's Aileen Reid at World Triathlon Series Grand Final

Sep 14th 2013, 3:50 PM 2,663 Views 3 Comments

The Irish athlete finished 8th overall.

# happy-days - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Crystal Swing are back with this wondrous new video
# Happy Days
From The Daily Edge
# Happy Days

Crystal Swing are back with this wondrous new video

Sep 10th 2013, 11:59 AM 4,065 Views 16 Comments

…filmed in Eddie Rockets.

# happy-days - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Interview: The arts have a unique ability to dissolve hostility
# Interview
# Interview

Interview: The arts have a unique ability to dissolve hostility

Aug 21st 2013, 4:00 PM 33 Views 25 Comments

Festival director Sean Doran talks about hosting the world’s largest multi-arts festival in a small town in Co Fermanagh, and how the arts can melt away tensions in Northern Ireland.