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# u2 - Thursday 9 April, 2020

U2 are donating €10 million to fund PPE for healthcare workers in Ireland

The money will be spent securing personal protective equipment for healthcare workers.

# u2 - Friday 10 January, 2020

'We’ve lost the king of our family': Funeral of Larry Gogan takes place in Dublin

The legendary music man died Tuesday aged 85 after 58 years in radio.

# u2 - Monday 4 November, 2019

Sex, condoms and Boyzone: 20 memorable moments from Gay Byrne's career

From sex therapists to U2, Gay Byrne has interviewed a lot of people during his career.

# u2 - Friday 13 September, 2019

U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border

Endeavor will offer mentoring, support, and financing to four to six Irish entrepreneurs each year.

# u2 - Friday 22 March, 2019

U2 top list of millionaire Irish entertainers, with estimated worth of €662m

Michael Flatley, Liam Neeson and Bob Geldof also make the Sunday Times’ millionaires list.

# u2 - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

U2 'find what they're looking for' as green light given for visitor centre in Dublin

The City Council gave the centre the go-ahead after the height the centre was significantly reduced.

Bono tells business leaders at Davos: 'Capitalism is not immoral - it's amoral'

He said the people whose lives were “chewed up” by capitalism are pushing populism.

# u2 - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Photos: Glen Hansard, Damien Rice, Imelda May and U2 among the Dublin city buskers last night

A big crowd as in attendance for the annual event.

# u2 - Friday 26 October, 2018

Businessman falsely used names of U2 stars to steal six-figures sums from UK health board

Mark Evill’s company received almost £708,000 from the UK Health Board.

# u2 - Sunday 9 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge What Percent Bono Are You? Bono

What Percent Bono Are You?

We probably know what you want the answer to be.

# u2 - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Bono's got his voice back and U2 have returned to the road

He’s seen a doctor and he’s grand now.

# u2 - Sunday 2 September, 2018

U2 forced to cut short Berlin gig after Bono loses his voice

The band said it is seeking medical advice.

# u2 - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Bono says he's proud of how European countries 'rallied behind Ireland on the border issue' U2 On Brexit This post contains videos

Bono says he's proud of how European countries 'rallied behind Ireland on the border issue'

The U2 frontman made the comments in an article he wrote for a German newspaper.

# u2 - Friday 24 August, 2018

Council planners put U2 visitor centre and new hotel on hold due to height concerns

There have also been objections by local residents’ groups.

# u2 - Monday 6 August, 2018

From The Daily Edge Who sang it: U2 or Westlife? Boyband V Bono's Band

Who sang it: U2 or Westlife?

How happy will Bono be with your results?

# u2 - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

U2 visitor centre not the sweetest thing for dockland residents

63 residents from Hanover Quay have made objections over concerns the centre will have a ‘devastating impact’ on the Docklands

# u2 - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Poll: Would you visit the U2 centre? Achtung Building This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you visit the U2 centre?

Planning permission has been submitted for the attraction on Hanover Quay.

# u2 - Thursday 26 July, 2018

This is what Dublin's new U2 visitor centre would look like

The four storey building will include a reconstruction of the band’s original studio and various themed exhibit areas.

# u2 - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Planning permission granted for refurbishment of warehouse that used to belong to U2

It will contain a 311 square metre restaurant.

# u2 - Monday 2 July, 2018

Bono gives shoutout to Irish security council bid during Madison Square Garden concert

A formal launch event for Ireland’s bid to the UN Security Council will take place today.

# u2 - Sunday 1 July, 2018

U2 concert on agenda as Varadkar and Coveney plot charm offensive to win UN security council seat

The Irish government is aiming to win a non-permanent seat on the security council for 2021-2022.

From The Daily Edge Bob Geldof has admitted that he used to think U2 were absolutely godawful Bob Vs Bono

# u2 - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

From The Daily Edge U2 are finally set to get their very own exhibition centre in the Irish capital U2

# u2 - Friday 15 June, 2018

From The Daily Edge U2 sent Taylor Swift a gift to welcome her to Dublin ahead of tonight's Croke Park gig Taylor Swift

# u2 - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge Bono told Ellen he had 'no reason to exist' until he met the rest of the lads from U2 Bono Opens Up

# u2 - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge 11 of the gassest reactions to U2 coming out in support of Together For Yes Together For Yes

11 of the gassest reactions to U2 coming out in support of Together For Yes

The country’s love/hate relationship summarised.

# u2 - Friday 23 March, 2018

U2 top Irish entertainers Rich List again with a combined wealth of €647 million

Liam Neeson, Pierce Brosnan, Enya and Niall Horan all feature on the list.

# u2 - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Bono 'deeply sorry' and 'furious' about claims of abuse and bullying at charity he co-founded

The One Campaign has admitted that staff were subject to harassment and bullying over a number of years.

# u2 - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Advocacy group - that Bono co-founded - admits staff were bullied and harassed for number of years

“We’ve got an obligation to find out how we do better,” The One Campaign CEO Gayle Smith said.

# u2 - Friday 2 February, 2018

Irish U2 fans left disappointed as all Dublin tour dates sell out in under five minutes

Tickets for U2′s European sold out dates quickly appeared on Seatwave for up to triple the original price.

# u2 - Monday 29 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge U2 will play two homecoming gigs at Dublin's 3Arena this November Experience + Innocence

U2 will play two homecoming gigs at Dublin's 3Arena this November

Tickets go on sale on Friday at 9am.

U2 join Kendrick Lamar to open politically-charged Grammys

The night belonged to Bruno Mars.

# u2 - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

U2 confirm America and European dates, promise Dublin show announcement 'soon'

The tour will kick off in Oklahoma on 2 May.

# u2 - Friday 12 January, 2018

Larry Mullen sues contractors over construction of beachfront Dublin home

The U2 drummer and his partner Ann Acheson launched the action in the High Court on Wednesday.

# u2 - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Bono said that music has become 'very girly' and a lot of people aren't happy about it

The Irish rock star was speaking to Rolling Stone magazine.

From The Daily Edge Here's why it's ridiculous that Bono has been complaining about music becoming 'very girly' U2

# u2 - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge U2 are getting ridiculous amounts of praise for their recent performance on BBC U2

U2 are getting ridiculous amounts of praise for their recent performance on BBC

Another reason why we need BBC iPlayer.

# u2 - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi

Councillors are looking at how to remove the award from her.

# u2 - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

From The42 U2 delay concert in Argentina to allow fans watch crucial World Cup qualifier The Tunes Can Wait

U2 delay concert in Argentina to allow fans watch crucial World Cup qualifier

Argentina need a win against Ecuador to have a chance of securing one of the four automatic qualification spots for the tournament in Russia.

# u2 - Sunday 17 September, 2017

U2 and Ed Sheeran cancel concerts in protest-hit St Louis

There were violent scenes after the acquittal of a police officer of the murder of a black man.

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