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#george hamilton

# george-hamilton - Monday 28 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'It has been a huge honour': PSNI chief constable George Hamilton to retire in June George Hamilton

'It has been a huge honour': PSNI chief constable George Hamilton to retire in June

Hamilton will have served five years in the post of chief constable and almost 34 years in the police service.

# george-hamilton - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

George Hamilton's RTE commentary after Iceland's remarkable win was an absolute joy The Voice This post contains videos

George Hamilton's RTE commentary after Iceland's remarkable win was an absolute joy

There was even a reference to Bjørge Lillelien’s spectacular monologue after England’s humiliation against Norway in 1981.

# george-hamilton - Thursday 18 June, 2015

‘The nation holds its breath!’ – George Hamilton recalls his iconic commentary

The famous words, uttered during the Ireland-Romania game, have since become immortalised in the annals of Irish sport.

# george-hamilton - Thursday 23 April, 2015

The definitive ranking of George Hamilton's best pieces of commentary

What other way is there to celebrate St. George’s Day?

# george-hamilton - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 95 people with 'On the Run' letters are linked to 300 murders On The Run

95 people with 'On the Run' letters are linked to 300 murders

A report into the so-called ‘On The Runs’ letters was published today

# george-hamilton - Sunday 15 February, 2015

The Lansdowne Road Riot of 1995: an oral history

When Ireland and England faced off on a football pitch in 1995 we didn’t make it to half-time. This is what happened on an infamous night in Dublin 4 in the words of players, media and fans.

# george-hamilton - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Danger here! Stephanie Roche's goal gets the George Hamilton treatment

The RTÉ commentator adds his dulcet tones to the grainy footage.

# george-hamilton - Friday 30 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie New PSNI chief constable George Hamilton 'greatly admired' Top Job

New PSNI chief constable George Hamilton 'greatly admired'

He is currently head of rural policing in Northern Ireland.

# george-hamilton - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Twitter was amused by George Hamilton's odd-sounding commentary tonight Retro This post contains images

Twitter was amused by George Hamilton's odd-sounding commentary tonight

Many of the site’s users questioned whether he was commentating from the moon.

# george-hamilton - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Tubridy, Finucane and Duffy take pay cuts as RTÉ reveals stars' salaries RTÉ

Tubridy, Finucane and Duffy take pay cuts as RTÉ reveals stars' salaries

Ryan Tubridy was paid €723,000 in 2011, according to figures released by the State broadcaster this evening.

# george-hamilton - Saturday 24 November, 2012

It's Saturday, so here are our favourite George Hamilton quotes Tribute This post contains images

It's Saturday, so here are our favourite George Hamilton quotes

Featuring “if that’s not offside, I’m a Chinaman” and several other gems.

# george-hamilton - Monday 29 October, 2012

Power ranking Irish commentators King Of The Mic This post contains videos

Power ranking Irish commentators

We take a look at the people behind the mic to bring you the top Irish sporting commentators.

# george-hamilton - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

‘The nation holds its breath’ – The story behind that famous quote

RTÉ commentator George Hamilton gives an account of Ireland’s quarter-final penalty shootout with Romania and David O’Leary’s historic spot-kick in 1990.

# george-hamilton - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Danger here… TheScore meets George Hamilton

RTE’s best-loved commentator sat down for a nostalgic look back at his distinguished career and fond memories behind the mic earlier this week.

# george-hamilton - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Caption time: what's George Hamilton saying to his new friend in Basle?

The legendary RTE commentator met this character ahead of tonight’s Champions League action in Switzerland.

# george-hamilton - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Stop me if you've heard this one before: here are our 30 favourite soccer clichés

Don’t you just hate it when a commentator utters a phrase you’ve heard a zillion times before? Well, here’s some of the worst offenders for your sins.

# george-hamilton - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ stars could have salaries cut by 30 per cent RTÉ

RTÉ stars could have salaries cut by 30 per cent

Director General Noel Curran says RTÉ prepared for possibility of some presenters moving to rival broadcasters. We look at what those cuts would do to the top earners’ pay packets…

# george-hamilton - Saturday 20 August, 2011

From TheJournal.ie 'Get-well' wishes flood in for George Hamilton George Hamilton

'Get-well' wishes flood in for George Hamilton

RTE broadcaster’s fans show their support after he has emergency heart bypass surgery.