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#Plan B

# plan-b - Monday 7 September, 2020

Tokyo Olympics will go ahead 'with or without Covid' - IOC
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Tokyo Olympics will go ahead 'with or without Covid' - IOC

Sep 7th 2020, 9:56 AM 4,055 Views 0 Comments

IOC vice president John Coates says these will be the “Games that conquered Covid.”

# plan-b - Thursday 16 July, 2020

New Zealand set to host centralised Rugby Championship for 2020
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

New Zealand set to host centralised Rugby Championship for 2020

Jul 16th 2020, 7:59 AM 5,312 Views 3 Comments

A radical revamp of Super Rugby is also under consideration.

# plan-b - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Western Force set to return as Australia plans for rugby restart in July
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Western Force set to return as Australia plans for rugby restart in July

May 12th 2020, 11:17 AM 5,490 Views 3 Comments

Sanzaar suspended Super Rugby in mid-March after the coronavirus pandemic closed international borders.

# plan-b - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

League of Ireland clubs to consider proposal for games behind closed doors
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

League of Ireland clubs to consider proposal for games behind closed doors

Apr 28th 2020, 4:26 PM 2,826 Views 12 Comments

Working document ‘offers a real platform for debate about a return to football’, says Niall Quinn.

# plan-b - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Anger and frustration entirely fair as World Rugby's greatest fear realised
# CONTINGENCY
From The42
# CONTINGENCY

Anger and frustration entirely fair as World Rugby's greatest fear realised

Oct 10th 2019, 6:30 PM 12,860 Views 39 Comments

Supporters, players, and coaches are entitled to be deeply disappointed with the cancellations.

'It's ridiculous that there was no Plan B' - Italy's Parisse slams World Rugby
# Angry
From The42
# Angry

'It's ridiculous that there was no Plan B' - Italy's Parisse slams World Rugby

Oct 10th 2019, 11:29 AM 18,650 Views 32 Comments

The Italians’ World Cup clash with the All Blacks has been cancelled.

# plan-b - Monday 21 January, 2019

Theresa May rules out second Brexit referendum in Plan B speech
# Last Ditch Effort
# Last Ditch Effort

Theresa May rules out second Brexit referendum in Plan B speech

Jan 21st 2019, 3:58 PM 38,475 Views 47 Comments

May said she will hold further talks on the backstop.

Bilateral deal between the UK and Ireland ruled out
# Brexit Plan B
# Brexit Plan B

Bilateral deal between the UK and Ireland ruled out

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 2:15 PM 76,933 Views 38 Comments

Theresa May is due to set out her next steps on trying to salvage her Brexit plans to the House of Commons today.

# plan-b - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Last night's Catastrophe featured the most Irish financial solution ever
# Plan B
From The Daily Edge
# Plan B

Last night's Catastrophe featured the most Irish financial solution ever

Mar 15th 2017, 8:21 AM 8,759 Views 1 Comment

We’ve all been there.

# plan-b - Saturday 11 June, 2016

What are Ireland's alternative options if Jon Walters isn't deemed fit to start against Sweden?
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

What are Ireland's alternative options if Jon Walters isn't deemed fit to start against Sweden?

Jun 11th 2016, 7:30 AM 4,718 Views 7 Comments

The current Player of the Year is touch-and-go to be ready for Monday’s Euro 2016 Group E encounter.

# plan-b - Monday 25 April, 2016

Rooney hoping to emulate Scholes in United midfield
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Rooney hoping to emulate Scholes in United midfield

Apr 25th 2016, 8:22 AM 6,212 Views 10 Comments

The England skipper played in midfield during recent wins over Everton and Crystal Palace.

# plan-b - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here's what you should know about Conor McGregor's new opponent
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Here's what you should know about Conor McGregor's new opponent

Jul 1st 2015, 9:00 AM 18,280 Views 10 Comments

It’s McGregor versus Mendes on 11 July.

# plan-b - Friday 19 June, 2015

Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone
# Plan B
# Plan B

Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone

Jun 19th 2015, 2:25 PM 30,361 Views 157 Comments

The government has confirmed talks with the Central Bank and the NTMA about the implications of Greece exiting the eurozone.

# plan-b - Friday 22 May, 2015

Whatever the referendum result - there'll be one clear winner ... Bees
# Plan Bee
# Plan Bee

Whatever the referendum result - there'll be one clear winner ... Bees

May 22nd 2015, 7:00 PM 16,722 Views 16 Comments

Yes. Bees.

# plan-b - Friday 1 May, 2015

Irish women can now buy the most effective morning-after pill without a prescription
# Plan B
# Plan B

Irish women can now buy the most effective morning-after pill without a prescription

May 1st 2015, 6:04 AM 165,097 Views 60 Comments

EllaOne can be taken up to five days after unprotected sex.

# plan-b - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Spurs' Europa League game was thrown into disarray after three first half pitch invasions
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Spurs' Europa League game was thrown into disarray after three first half pitch invasions

Nov 27th 2014, 9:09 PM 12,778 Views 17 Comments

You would think the stewards would get wise after the second incursion.

# plan-b - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

'Conor Murray can handle out-half pressure if Munster come calling' - James Hart
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

'Conor Murray can handle out-half pressure if Munster come calling' - James Hart

Apr 23rd 2014, 5:49 PM 7,509 Views 1 Comment

The Grenoble scrum-half knows a thing or two about facing the Top 14′s best following his breakthrough season with Grenoble.

# plan-b - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Jackson favourite to start against All Blacks after Sexton's hamstring blow
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Jackson favourite to start against All Blacks after Sexton's hamstring blow

Nov 17th 2013, 8:10 AM 3,671 Views 6 Comments

Ian Madigan came on for his former Leinster teammate last night but may have to settle for a bench role again.

# plan-b - Thursday 19 September, 2013

No ticket for the All-Ireland final? Watch it on the big screen instead
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

No ticket for the All-Ireland final? Watch it on the big screen instead

Sep 19th 2013, 4:30 PM 15,558 Views 40 Comments

It’s not Croke Park but if you haven’t got a ticket, it might be the next best thing…

# plan-b - Thursday 21 March, 2013

UPDATE: Cyprus to create ‘solidarity fund’
# Crisis
# Crisis

UPDATE: Cyprus to create ‘solidarity fund’

Mar 21st 2013, 12:55 PM 10,049 Views 77 Comments

The country’s president said a decision must be made today. Meanwhile, the Finance Minister remains in Russia for negotiations.

# plan-b - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Cyprus president demands bailout decision on Thursday
# Cyprus
# Cyprus

Cyprus president demands bailout decision on Thursday

Mar 20th 2013, 9:46 PM 8,491 Views 65 Comments

Earlier today the European Commission said it is up to the Cypriot government now to present an alternative scenario for the bailout.

# plan-b - Thursday 1 November, 2012

WHO? Never heard of them! Mercury Music Prize cheat sheet
# Mercury
From The Daily Edge
# Mercury

WHO? Never heard of them! Mercury Music Prize cheat sheet

Nov 1st 2012, 12:57 PM 9,304 Views 19 Comments

You’ll be cranking up the Plan B, Field Music and Django Django at that party/family dinner this weekend.

# plan-b - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

England boss Hodgson plans change of approach
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

England boss Hodgson plans change of approach

Sep 26th 2012, 2:03 PM 409 Views 0 Comments

The ex-West Brom manager believes the side “must maintain possession better”.

# plan-b - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Campaign group proposes €15bn stimulus to 'bust myth that austerity works'
# Plan B
# Plan B

Campaign group proposes €15bn stimulus to 'bust myth that austerity works'

Jun 26th 2012, 11:52 AM 3,374 Views 30 Comments

Claiming our Future says its plan works within the bailout agreement but has admitted its proposals are not fully-formed as yet.

# plan-b - Friday 29 July, 2011

Aviva to hike cost of most popular health plan
# Aviva
# Aviva

Aviva to hike cost of most popular health plan

Jul 29th 2011, 11:01 AM 326 Views 2 Comments

The health insurer will increase its premiums for the second time this year, with its Level 2 plan now costing over €1,000.

# plan-b - Monday 27 June, 2011

EU leaders developing Plan B in case of Greek default
# Plan B
# Plan B

EU leaders developing Plan B in case of Greek default

Jun 27th 2011, 12:06 PM 422 Views 6 Comments

German finance minister says EU is preparing for the worst in case Greece fails to pass its austerity plan and can’t pay its bills next month.

# plan-b - Thursday 5 May, 2011

Fading Star? No snap decisions on possible Kauto retirement, says Nicholls
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Fading Star? No snap decisions on possible Kauto retirement, says Nicholls

May 5th 2011, 12:33 PM 180 Views 0 Comments

Follow The Plan took the big one at Punchestown yesterday. But is it the end for an old favourite?