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# winner - Thursday 21 January, 2021

'My dad gave me a good piece of advice at Christmas. He said, 'Just play like a kid.''
# Be Yourself
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# Be Yourself

'My dad gave me a good piece of advice at Christmas. He said, 'Just play like a kid.''

Jan 21st 2021, 9:10 AM 10,240 Views 0 Comments

Beibhinn Parsons has been named Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Women’s Player of The Year.

# winner - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Anna Burns wins the €100k International Dublin Literary Award for her novel Milkman
# Winner
# Winner

Anna Burns wins the €100k International Dublin Literary Award for her novel Milkman

Oct 22nd 2020, 11:53 AM 17,316 Views 27 Comments

The award is the world’s largest prize for a single novel published in English.

# winner - Thursday 8 October, 2020

American poet Louise Glück wins Nobel Prize in Literature
# Poetry
# Poetry

American poet Louise Glück wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Oct 8th 2020, 12:53 PM 10,799 Views 3 Comments

The writer won a Pulitzer in the early 1990s.

# winner - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Winning EuroMillions Plus ticket worth €500,000 sold in Limerick petrol station
# Chicken Dinner
# Chicken Dinner

Winning EuroMillions Plus ticket worth €500,000 sold in Limerick petrol station

Aug 1st 2020, 2:22 PM 36,337 Views 11 Comments

This winning Quick Pick ticket was bought at the Circle K Thomond service station in Thomondgate, Co Limerick.

# winner - Sunday 15 March, 2020

'I actually have no words': Lottie Ryan wins Dancing With The Stars
# Champions
# Champions

'I actually have no words': Lottie Ryan wins Dancing With The Stars

Mar 15th 2020, 9:07 PM 81,829 Views 61 Comments

Lottie Ryan and her dance partner Pasquale La Rocca’s did enough to secure the votes.

# winner - Monday 14 October, 2019

Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo named as joint winners of 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction
# Booker Prize
# Booker Prize

Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo named as joint winners of 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction

Oct 14th 2019, 10:05 PM 14,129 Views 11 Comments

Atwood has been awarded for The Testaments and Evaristo has been awarded for Girl, Woman, Other.

# winner - Sunday 15 September, 2019

RTÉ Radio 1 short story award winner: 'Honey Days'
# Evening Read
# Evening Read

RTÉ Radio 1 short story award winner: 'Honey Days'

Sep 15th 2019, 7:00 PM 17,397 Views 4 Comments

Read the overall winner of this year’s RTÉ Radio 1 Short Story Award, in memory of Francis McManus.

# winner - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

This stunning image has won National Geographic Travel Photo of the Year
# National Geographic
# National Geographic

This stunning image has won National Geographic Travel Photo of the Year

Jun 12th 2019, 8:16 PM 76,866 Views 23 Comments

Weimin Chu will receive €6,646 and a post on National Geographic Travel’s Instagram account.

# winner - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Winning Lotto ticket worth €4 million was sold in suburb 10km from Galway city centre
# Jackpot
# Jackpot

Winning Lotto ticket worth €4 million was sold in suburb 10km from Galway city centre

Updated Jun 9th 2019, 3:10 PM 56,734 Views 22 Comments

Everyone at Joyce’s Supermarket is celebrating today.

# winner - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Shane Duffy wins FAI Player of the Year award ahead of Darren Randolph and Declan Rice
# Winner
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# Winner

Shane Duffy wins FAI Player of the Year award ahead of Darren Randolph and Declan Rice

Mar 17th 2019, 9:32 PM 24,962 Views 31 Comments

Leanne Kiernan won the senior women’s award, while Richard Dunne and Emma Byrne were inducted to the Hall of Fame.

# winner - Sunday 3 March, 2019

There was one winner of last night's €2.5 million Lotto jackpot
# Winner
# Winner

There was one winner of last night's €2.5 million Lotto jackpot

Mar 3rd 2019, 8:41 AM 34,322 Views 14 Comments

A punter who bought the ticket in Louth won the jackpot in last night’s draw.

# winner - Friday 1 March, 2019

'A dream come true for us': Dublin family collect €175.4 million EuroMillions jackpot prize
# Naul
# Naul

'A dream come true for us': Dublin family collect €175.4 million EuroMillions jackpot prize

Mar 1st 2019, 10:19 AM 84,000 Views 38 Comments

The family said they are now looking forward to getting on with their lives.

# winner - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

'We don’t want this to change our lives': Family syndicate from north Dublin overjoyed at Euromillions win
# Winner
# Winner

'We don’t want this to change our lives': Family syndicate from north Dublin overjoyed at Euromillions win

Feb 20th 2019, 5:53 PM 57,627 Views 37 Comments

The €175.4 million Euromillions jackpot is the biggest winning prize in the history of the Irish National Lottery.

# winner - Saturday 16 February, 2019

James McClean capitalises on comical Ipswich defending, Maguire and co held by O'Neill's Forest
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

James McClean capitalises on comical Ipswich defending, Maguire and co held by O'Neill's Forest

Feb 16th 2019, 5:36 PM 8,055 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, Irish striker Simon Cox scored a hat-trick in League One today.

# winner - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon
# Up And Running
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# Up And Running

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon

Oct 28th 2018, 1:50 PM 18,320 Views 7 Comments

There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.

# winner - Monday 1 October, 2018

Bournemouth leave it late as Stanislas penalty sinks Palace
# Winner
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# Winner

Bournemouth leave it late as Stanislas penalty sinks Palace

Oct 1st 2018, 10:12 PM 4,792 Views 1 Comment

Bournemouth’s fourth win of the season lifts them to seventh place in the Premier League.

Van Persie scores stunning late winner before being sent off four minutes later
# Late Drama
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# Late Drama

Van Persie scores stunning late winner before being sent off four minutes later

Oct 1st 2018, 12:23 PM 7,757 Views 0 Comments

The Feyenoord captain was busy in the latter stages of yesterday’s game against Vitesse Arnhem.

# winner - Saturday 16 June, 2018

How Mike McCormack went from 'not being able to give a book away' to winning a €100k award
# Solar Bones
# Solar Bones

How Mike McCormack went from 'not being able to give a book away' to winning a €100k award

Jun 16th 2018, 9:00 PM 10,292 Views 8 Comments

The Irish author won the €100k International Dublin Literary Award this week for his novel Solar Bones.

# winner - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Mike McCormack's 'brave, challenging' book Solar Bones wins €100k Dublin Literary Award
# Winner
# Winner

Mike McCormack's 'brave, challenging' book Solar Bones wins €100k Dublin Literary Award

Jun 13th 2018, 12:02 PM 11,689 Views 7 Comments

McCormack was nominated alongside writers like Eimear McBride, Han Kang and Elizabeth Strout.

# winner - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Final plea as just one day left for EuroMillions winner to claim €1 million prize
# Cork
# Cork

Final plea as just one day left for EuroMillions winner to claim €1 million prize

May 23rd 2018, 2:45 PM 27,301 Views 11 Comments

“Rummage in your handbags, wallets or purses, check on top of the fridge, the glove compartments of the car, coat pockets, wherever you keep your tickets.”

# winner - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Desiree Linden waited for a racer to use the loo during the Boston marathon and still won by 4 minutes
# Pit-stop
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# Pit-stop

Desiree Linden waited for a racer to use the loo during the Boston marathon and still won by 4 minutes

Apr 17th 2018, 8:28 PM 48,717 Views 20 Comments

She is the first American woman to win the race in 33 years.

# winner - Saturday 31 March, 2018

'That's a piece of individual brilliance' - Conway's moment of Munster magic
# Winner
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# Winner

'That's a piece of individual brilliance' - Conway's moment of Munster magic

Mar 31st 2018, 6:53 PM 21,874 Views 45 Comments

The 26-year-old sealed Munster’s semi-final place with a stunning try.

# winner - Sunday 25 March, 2018

The lucky ticket for last night's €5.6 million Lotto jackpot was sold in Crosshaven
# Cork
# Cork

The lucky ticket for last night's €5.6 million Lotto jackpot was sold in Crosshaven

Mar 25th 2018, 1:00 PM 39,435 Views 26 Comments

It’s not yet known whether the ticket belongs to an individual or a syndicate.

# winner - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Someone in the north west just became €4.4 million richer
# Lotto Win
# Lotto Win

Someone in the north west just became €4.4 million richer

Jan 13th 2018, 9:25 PM 30,834 Views 14 Comments

The winning ticket was sold in Lifford, Co Donegal.

# winner - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

COMPETITION: Win these books nominated for the Irish Book Awards
# Win
# Win

COMPETITION: Win these books nominated for the Irish Book Awards

Nov 8th 2017, 2:45 PM 9,691 Views 3 Comments

Six great books about a range of topics.

# winner - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

'It's been an absolutely crazy week': Bere Island's syndicate collects Euromillions winnings
# Winner
# Winner

'It's been an absolutely crazy week': Bere Island's syndicate collects Euromillions winnings

Sep 26th 2017, 2:10 PM 35,586 Views 23 Comments

The winner of the €500,000 Euromillions ticket sold on Bere Island on 19 September.

# winner - Sunday 9 July, 2017

The search is on for Ireland's latest multi-millionaire
# Winner Winner Chicken Dinner
# Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

The search is on for Ireland's latest multi-millionaire

Jul 9th 2017, 1:22 PM 34,108 Views 15 Comments

This is the 11th win in Ireland of the EuroMillions jackpot.

# winner - Friday 7 July, 2017

Someone in Ireland just won over €28 million in the Euromillions
# Don't Panic People
# Don't Panic People

Someone in Ireland just won over €28 million in the Euromillions

Jul 7th 2017, 9:46 PM 143,290 Views 64 Comments

The lucky prize winner scoops a jackpot worth €28,975,630.

# winner - Saturday 1 July, 2017

A great day for Gatland as he finally gets elusive victory over All Blacks
# Winner
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# Winner

A great day for Gatland as he finally gets elusive victory over All Blacks

Jul 1st 2017, 3:30 PM 10,415 Views 14 Comments

The Lions boss said criticism of his team has actually helped galvanise them.

# winner - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Cork village named overall winner of Ireland's Best Kept Town Awards
# Competition
# Competition

Cork village named overall winner of Ireland's Best Kept Town Awards

Jun 20th 2017, 9:58 PM 63,501 Views 16 Comments

There were four categories with 14 entrants in total.

# winner - Saturday 3 June, 2017

These are Ireland's top 10 shops for selling winning Lotto tickets
# Could It Be You
# Could It Be You

These are Ireland's top 10 shops for selling winning Lotto tickets

Jun 3rd 2017, 4:40 PM 41,157 Views 10 Comments

Shops in Dublin, Donegal, Cork and Waterford made it into the top 10.

# winner - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Ireland's Leona Maguire named US National Player of the Year
# Winner
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# Winner

Ireland's Leona Maguire named US National Player of the Year

May 23rd 2017, 4:00 PM 21,243 Views 12 Comments

The Cavan woman finished second at yesterday’s NCAA Championship to finish her season.

# winner - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Portugal scores first ever Eurovision with simple ballad (and not a glitzy backup dancer in sight)
# Melancholy Ballad
# Melancholy Ballad

Portugal scores first ever Eurovision with simple ballad (and not a glitzy backup dancer in sight)

May 14th 2017, 9:56 AM 19,271 Views 24 Comments

The fado-tinged song “Amar Pelos Dois” was performed by 27-year-old Salvador Sobral, who is awaiting a heart transplant.

# winner - Thursday 11 May, 2017

These train stations have been voted the best in Ireland
# Competition
# Competition

These train stations have been voted the best in Ireland

May 11th 2017, 2:35 PM 35,595 Views 34 Comments

The winners are chosen by public vote, with almost 15,000 customers rating their stations.

# winner - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Dinner at the 'world's best restaurant' will set you back $295 per head (and that's just for the food)
# Eleven Madison Park
# Eleven Madison Park

Dinner at the 'world's best restaurant' will set you back $295 per head (and that's just for the food)

Apr 5th 2017, 10:40 PM 26,505 Views 34 Comments

Eleven Madison Park was crowned 2017′s winner of the annual World’s 50 Best Restaurants.

# winner - Sunday 2 April, 2017

An award-winning story before bedtime: I Could Have Been a Dancer
# Hennessy Awards
# Hennessy Awards

An award-winning story before bedtime: I Could Have Been a Dancer

Apr 2nd 2017, 9:30 PM 11,413 Views 5 Comments

Read a story which won the First Fiction award at this year’s Hennessy Literary Awards.

# winner - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Less than 72 hours left for raffle winner to claim €1 million prize
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

Less than 72 hours left for raffle winner to claim €1 million prize

Mar 28th 2017, 9:38 PM 24,045 Views 12 Comments

Ticketholders have 90 days from the date of the draw to claim their prize in person at National Lottery Headquarters on Abbey Street in Dublin.

# winner - Thursday 2 March, 2017

€12.8 million Lotto jackpot claimed by syndicate in Dublin
# Knocklyon
# Knocklyon

€12.8 million Lotto jackpot claimed by syndicate in Dublin

Mar 2nd 2017, 8:49 PM 43,009 Views 35 Comments

This is the first time this year that the jackpot has climbed this high.

# winner - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Man who recently lost his job claims €500,000 Lotto prize
# Change Of Luck
# Change Of Luck

Man who recently lost his job claims €500,000 Lotto prize

Dec 21st 2016, 4:19 PM 18,698 Views 20 Comments

He wants to start his own business.

# winner - Saturday 17 December, 2016

'It's an example of what Connacht people are about' - Lam hails Carty
# Composure
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# Composure

'It's an example of what Connacht people are about' - Lam hails Carty

Dec 17th 2016, 8:53 PM 11,270 Views 7 Comments

The Connacht out-half nailed a last-gasp penalty to secure a win against Wasps.

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