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#veteran

# veteran - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

From The42 Former All Black Mils Muliaina is leaving Connacht at the end of the season Exit Door

Former All Black Mils Muliaina is leaving Connacht at the end of the season

The 34-year-old fullback is heading for Zebre in Italy.

# veteran - Monday 9 March, 2015

From The42 'He's been written off a few times' - D'Arcy left on the outside by Ireland Veteran

'He's been written off a few times' - D'Arcy left on the outside by Ireland

The 35-year-old has been omitted from Joe Schmidt’s 36-man squad for the final rounds of the Six Nations.

# veteran - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

93-year-old Irish veteran awarded Legion d'Honneur

The award is France’s highest military honour.

# veteran - Sunday 4 January, 2015

From The42 Jagr Bomb: Is this ice-hockey's Roger Milla? Veteran

Jagr Bomb: Is this ice-hockey's Roger Milla?

New Jersey Devils’ Jaromir Jagr racked up a hat-trick last night at the grand old age of 42.

# veteran - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Irish D-Day veteran dies just 2 weeks after receiving the Legion d'Honneur RIP

Irish D-Day veteran dies just 2 weeks after receiving the Legion d'Honneur

Tributes were paid to Patrick Gillen yesterday in Cork.

# veteran - Friday 31 October, 2014

From The42 Donncha O'Callaghan returns to lead much-changed Munster Veteran

Donncha O'Callaghan returns to lead much-changed Munster

The province’s most-capped player is one of 11 changes made by Anthony Foley for the trip to Wales.

# veteran - Saturday 18 October, 2014

From The42 36-year old John Miskella will play his first county senior football final tomorrow Pinnacle

36-year old John Miskella will play his first county senior football final tomorrow

The 2010 All-Ireland winner lines out for Ballincollig in the Cork SFC final on Sunday after 19 attempts.

# veteran - Monday 9 June, 2014

Someone stole this 92-year-old war veteran's military medals on the D-Day anniversary

Police in London say the suspected burglar had an Irish accent.

# veteran - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Veteran who absconded from care home for D-Day memorials returns to hero's welcome Hero

Veteran who absconded from care home for D-Day memorials returns to hero's welcome

Bernard Jordan was determined not to miss the events in France.

# veteran - Friday 6 June, 2014

Missing British pensioner turns up at D-Day events in France

The 89-year-old went missing from his retirement home and was found enjoying an anniversary get-together with comrades in France.

# veteran - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The42 'For as long as I'm playing I'll love to play for Ireland' - Stringer not closing the door Veteran

'For as long as I'm playing I'll love to play for Ireland' - Stringer not closing the door

The vastly experienced scrum-half says he feels fit enough to continue for a couple more year.

# veteran - Monday 28 April, 2014

After 287 goals and 5 Premier League promotions, 40-year-old Kevin Phillips is retiring

The veteran Leicester City striker has announced that he will call it a day this weekend.

# veteran - Thursday 24 April, 2014

From The42 Tony Browne's career secret: 'I'd have a 5k or 8k run done before I'd even head in to squad training' Staying At The Top

Tony Browne's career secret: 'I'd have a 5k or 8k run done before I'd even head in to squad training'

The legendary Waterford hurler brought the curtain down on his career last week.

# veteran - Sunday 30 March, 2014

"I have no intention of taking a break" - Gay Byrne refutes suggestion he's retiring

There had been some speculation that today’s show on Lyric FM would be his last – but the veteran broadcaster says he will be back in the autumn.

# veteran - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

From The42 Veteran Portumna captain Ollie Canning has no intentions of retiring yet Staying On

Veteran Portumna captain Ollie Canning has no intentions of retiring yet

The 37-year-old led his club to their fourth All-Ireland success in eight years.

# veteran - Sunday 2 February, 2014

From The42 Kevin Phillips' 'old man and his Zimmer frame' wins goal celebration of the weekend OAP

Kevin Phillips' 'old man and his Zimmer frame' wins goal celebration of the weekend

The evergreen striker came off the bench to score the winner for Championship leaders Leicester City.

# veteran - Saturday 1 February, 2014

From The42 Dan Parks has no intentions of retiring any time soon Interview

Dan Parks has no intentions of retiring any time soon

The out-half feels Connacht are close to greater success and wants to play his part.

# veteran - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

From The42 Clarence Seedorf confirms that he is the new AC Milan boss Taking Charge

Clarence Seedorf confirms that he is the new AC Milan boss

The Dutch veteran will replace Massimiliano Allegri.

# veteran - Thursday 28 November, 2013

From The42 19 reasons why Ryan Giggs is a footballing legend Veteran

19 reasons why Ryan Giggs is a footballing legend

We pay tribute to the Manchester United star, who turns 40 tomorrow.

# veteran - Friday 15 November, 2013

From The42 ‘I want to play as long as I can but I'm not daft’ – Robbie Keane Veteran

‘I want to play as long as I can but I'm not daft’ – Robbie Keane

While he has still got his fitness, the Ireland captain intends to make himself available for selection.

# veteran - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

TV documentary reveals the stories of Irishmen who fought for the British in WWII

The RTE programme reveals first hand accounts from the men who fought against the Germans in the Second World War.

# veteran - Sunday 28 April, 2013

This US soldier 'found alive' in Vietnam 44 years after being left behind

Filmmaker says John Robertson, now 76, can no longer speak English, remember his birthday or the names of his American children.

# veteran - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Legendary human rights activist Inez McCormack dies

The veteran trade unionist and founder of the Participation and Practice of Rights organisation died following a short illness.

# veteran - Thursday 27 September, 2012

From The42 Peers pressure: The games can't come quick enough for Sligo veteran Gavin Airtricity

Peers pressure: The games can't come quick enough for Sligo veteran Gavin

The Dublin native was suspended for Rovers’ draw with Bray but is back for the title run-in.

# veteran - Thursday 5 May, 2011

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Last WWI combat veteran dies in Australia aged 110

Claude Choules lied about his age to join the British Royal Navy at the height of World War I – but, despite the fame his military service brought him, he became a pacifist in later life and refused to glorify war.