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#Good News

# good-news - Friday 26 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Irish-speaking family threatened with deportation given work visas and permission to stay Good News

Irish-speaking family threatened with deportation given work visas and permission to stay

Six weeks ago, the Ware family were given a month to leave Ireland. Today, they got the news they’ve been waiting for.

# good-news - Friday 19 June, 2015

Agent: Fabio Borini wants to leave Liverpool

Finally, some good news for Liverpool fans.

# good-news - Friday 12 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie World’s first penis transplant patient ‘to become a father’ Going To Plan

World’s first penis transplant patient ‘to become a father’

The operation, which took 9 hours to complete, was carried out in December of last year.

# good-news - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

‘This is good news for world football’ – John Delaney reacts to Sepp Blatter’s resignation

The FAI issued a statement in the aftermath of today’s news.

# good-news - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Paul was the victim of a heartless, violent attack at his local park last month … Look at him now Heartwarming

# good-news - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge The ‘Dancing Man’ who was body-shamed online finally got his party Dance Free

The ‘Dancing Man’ who was body-shamed online finally got his party

People can be nice, you know.

# good-news - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Safe and sound: Autism assistance dog Dempsey is back home with his family Good News

Safe and sound: Autism assistance dog Dempsey is back home with his family

The loyal canine was found in a farmer’s field.

# good-news - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Going up: The construction industry is on a winning streak right now Supply And Demand

Going up: The construction industry is on a winning streak right now

The Ulster Bank’s new figures have shown growth in the construction industry continued in April.

# good-news - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘We’ll cut them again in a month or two’ – AIB chief on mortgage rates Smooth Talker

‘We’ll cut them again in a month or two’ – AIB chief on mortgage rates

David Duffy was in front of the Oireachtas Finance Committee today, although it didn’t seem like too much of an ordeal for him…

# good-news - Monday 30 March, 2015

Tipperary teen footballer in ‘good spirits’ following worrying neck injury against Sligo

Over 92 minutes were played in Tipp v Sligo yesterday.

# good-news - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Getting an NCT soon? 24-hour testing among changes to speed it up Inspection

Getting an NCT soon? 24-hour testing among changes to speed it up

More staff and new lanes are also coming on stream.

# good-news - Saturday 28 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Lucy O’Connor receives medical card after mother’s battle with HSE Good News

Lucy O’Connor receives medical card after mother’s battle with HSE

The nine-year-old cancer patient had been denied a discretionary medical card.

# good-news - Friday 27 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Castles for everyone: Airbnb to create 200 jobs in Dublin Silicon Docks

Castles for everyone: Airbnb to create 200 jobs in Dublin

The roles will be based in Dublin.

# good-news - Monday 23 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Looking for work? ESB is hiring 300 apprentices Job Fairy

Looking for work? ESB is hiring 300 apprentices

They will be taken on over the next five years.

# good-news - Friday 6 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Garda shot in New Orleans is ‘on the mend’ Good News

Garda shot in New Orleans is ‘on the mend’

Brian Hanrahan is waiting for doctors to allow him to fly home.

# good-news - Friday 23 January, 2015

From Business ETC Good news: Dublin-based company confirms 100 new jobs Jobswatch

Good news: Dublin-based company confirms 100 new jobs

The company has “an immediate requirement” for software developers, system architects and project managers.

# good-news - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last night was unexpectedly feisty The Good News

Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last night was unexpectedly feisty

The President’s speech was an attempt to sell a story of a national economy emerging from the “shadow of crisis”.

# good-news - Friday 16 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Makers of knee implants and the Zimmer frame to create 250 jobs in Galway Zimmer

Makers of knee implants and the Zimmer frame to create 250 jobs in Galway

It will be the company’s second Irish operation.

# good-news - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Keith Earls and James Cronin back in Munster training, targeting return against Saracens

The wing and the prop took part in limited training today and might even be fit enough to face Zebre this weekend.

# good-news - Thursday 25 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The moments that made us smile in Ireland this year On The Upside

The moments that made us smile in Ireland this year

One of the world’s better small-island nations.

# good-news - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

# good-news - Monday 22 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Some good news for a change: A funding deal means Childline can stay open 24-hours Threat Lifted

Some good news for a change: A funding deal means Childline can stay open 24-hours

The service had warned it would have to close during nighttime hours, unless essential funding could be raised.

# good-news - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Ali Carter has been given the all-clear from lung cancer

The 35-year-old began chemotherapy in May.

# good-news - Sunday 14 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘I’m still pinching myself’: Two weeks ago, Tony was homeless. Now he’s working So Far All Good

‘I’m still pinching myself’: Two weeks ago, Tony was homeless. Now he’s working

Listen to Tony’s incredible story, in his own words.

# good-news - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Rooney and Di Maria injuries ‘not so serious’ – Van Gaal

The Manchester United boss revealed the good news after their win over Stoke.

# good-news - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Hospital treating Pele say Brazil legend taken off intensive treatment

The 74-year-old is said to be ‘doing well.’

# good-news - Friday 21 November, 2014

Van Gaal says Blind ‘not out for six months’ but length of lay-off still unclear

The injury to the midfielder is not as bad as first thought.

# good-news - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Zero… That’s how many Ebola patients are being treated right now at one centre in Liberia Good News

Zero… That’s how many Ebola patients are being treated right now at one centre in Liberia

Progress is being made in the battle against the disease in the African nation. Another 250-bed centre is treating around 50 patients.

# good-news - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Jonathan Walters has just doubled Stoke’s lead at White Hart Lane

The Potters are currently 2-0 up.

# good-news - Monday 20 October, 2014

From Business ETC Almost 500 jobs on the way for Dungloe, Donegal Jobs Watch

Almost 500 jobs on the way for Dungloe, Donegal

Randox Teoranta is investing €25 million in its plant in the town.

# good-news - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie They said they’d be cutting taxes and they have. Here’s where the savings are: Good News

They said they’d be cutting taxes and they have. Here’s where the savings are:

After all those kites, here’s the meat of what’s being brought in by the coalition….

# good-news - Saturday 4 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘€9,000 and more to come’: Surge in donations to BUMBLEance after robbery Good News

# good-news - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Here’s how Twitter reacted to the news that Sexton is coming home

There was plenty of happiness on the social media network as the transfer was confirmed.

# good-news - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “Less cutbacks, less tax increases” needed for Budget 2015 — Noonan Good News

“Less cutbacks, less tax increases” needed for Budget 2015 — Noonan

Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin say we’ll need less of an adjustment than initially thought… But it’s too soon to say how much less.

# good-news - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Tiny Dancer’ Lily-Mae is now officially 9 months cancer free Good News

‘Tiny Dancer’ Lily-Mae is now officially 9 months cancer free

Great news for the 5-year-old.

# good-news - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From Business ETC Carphone Warehouse’s new mobile network to create 50 new jobs Employment

Carphone Warehouse’s new mobile network to create 50 new jobs

Carphone Warehouse is launching a new mobile network next year.

# good-news - Friday 27 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Wonderful news’: Ronan gets medical card back after ‘exhausting’ campaign Ronan's Cause

‘Wonderful news’: Ronan gets medical card back after ‘exhausting’ campaign

Ronan Woodhouse will receive the card within the next seven to 10 days, his mother said.

# good-news - Thursday 19 June, 2014

15 months on from his fall, paralysed jockey JT McNamara returns home

The 37-year-old has released a statement to thank those who supported him and his family over the past year.

# good-news - Thursday 22 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Wedding rings found in Wicklow car park 12 years ago returned to owner Love And Marriage

# good-news - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 times in your life when you shouldn’t care what anyone thinks of you I Don't Care

7 times in your life when you shouldn’t care what anyone thinks of you

Because sometimes you just shouldn’t give a hoot.

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