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#Local Hero

# local-hero - Thursday 8 August, 2019

From The42 'I'm coming home' - Andy Carroll returns to Newcastle after 8-year absence Local Hero

'I'm coming home' - Andy Carroll returns to Newcastle after 8-year absence

The striker, a free agent after his release by West Ham, has returned to Tyneside after eight years away from the club

# local-hero - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

From The42 Frampton announces Belfast bout as he bids to get back on track following first career defeat Local Hero

Frampton announces Belfast bout as he bids to get back on track following first career defeat

‘The Jackal’ will fight in his home city on 29 July.

From The42 Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender Signing

Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender

John Caulfield makes preparations as Kevin O’Connor and Ryan Delaney could depart Turners Cross this season.

# local-hero - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

From The42 Henshaw the pride of Connacht after dominant pair of Six Nations starts Local Hero

Henshaw the pride of Connacht after dominant pair of Six Nations starts

The province’s head coach, Pat Lam, shared his joy at seeing the centre shine for Joe Schmidt’s Ireland.

# local-hero - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From The42 Snapshot - Sean O'Brien's old school claim Leinster rugby title Local Hero

Snapshot - Sean O'Brien's old school claim Leinster rugby title

Tullow CS defeated Ardee CS today 48-0 in the Leinster Rugby Senior Development Cup final.

# local-hero - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

From The42 The text that sums up everything we love about junior football Local Hero

The text that sums up everything we love about junior football

Whatever you say gaffer.

# local-hero - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

From The42 Snapshot: Oldham fan Paul Scholes is at Goodison Park for Latics' cup replay Local Hero

Snapshot: Oldham fan Paul Scholes is at Goodison Park for Latics' cup replay

The Old Trafford favourite is hoping for an upset.

# local-hero - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Local hero: Donegal teen jumps 40ft in pitch dark to save two from river

Jason McClay jumped off a 40-foot ravine into a pitch dark river to save two people from the water after a car had left the road.

# local-hero - Friday 13 April, 2012

Mayor of Newark rescues woman from burning building

Meet Cory Booker. Now THAT’S what we call a local politician.

# local-hero - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

From The42 Quigley enlists with Sligo's Red army Local Hero

Quigley enlists with Sligo's Red army

Sligo Rovers confirmed the signing of Dundalk striker Mark Quigley this afternoon.

# local-hero - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

From The42 Bringing it all back home: Iniesta becomes Albacete's biggest shareholder Local Hero

Bringing it all back home: Iniesta becomes Albacete's biggest shareholder

Don’t be fooled by the rocks that he’s got, he’s still Andres from the block…

# local-hero - Friday 2 December, 2011

From The42 Home and away: It's Kennelly versus Galvin in local showdown... maybe Home Thoughts

Home and away: It's Kennelly versus Galvin in local showdown... maybe

Former AFL star Tadhg Kennelly is on his way back to Kerry and may feature in championship game this weekend.

# local-hero - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

From The42 Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins Local Hero

Galway United play their relegation wild card... Michael D. Higgins

The President-elect and his wife will be among the crowd for the Airtricity League promotion/relegation play-off second leg on Friday.