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#Homecoming

# homecoming - Monday 28 July, 2014

LeBron James' homecoming to be against the NBA champs - reports
# Must See TV
# Must See TV

LeBron James' homecoming to be against the NBA champs - reports

Jul 28th 2014, 5:49 PM 3,805 Views 3 Comments

The Boston Globe has predicted that ‘King James’ and his new, old team will welcome San Antonio to Cleveland.

# homecoming - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Germany dance back into Berlin on massive open-top Merc truck
# Adulation
# Adulation

Germany dance back into Berlin on massive open-top Merc truck

Jul 15th 2014, 1:02 PM 7,205 Views 1 Comment

The centre of Berlin was thronged with fans celebrating the World Cup success.

Jubilant crowds welcome home German World Cup heroes
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

Jubilant crowds welcome home German World Cup heroes

Jul 15th 2014, 10:07 AM 3,632 Views 8 Comments

The German team have landed in Berlin, where expectant crowds are waiting.

# homecoming - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Son pretends to swim home from Australia to surprise his mammy
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From The Daily Edge
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Son pretends to swim home from Australia to surprise his mammy

Jun 28th 2014, 9:05 AM 6,768 Views 6 Comments

Greatest homecoming EVER.

# homecoming - Monday 23 June, 2014

Victorious Derry yacht returns home following transatlantic race win
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Victorious Derry yacht returns home following transatlantic race win

Jun 23rd 2014, 1:28 PM 4,690 Views 7 Comments

The first crews from the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race arrived in the Foyle marina this morning.

# homecoming - Monday 16 June, 2014

'It'll be like World Cup '94 all over again' -  Holohan added to UFC Dublin card
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

'It'll be like World Cup '94 all over again' - Holohan added to UFC Dublin card

Jun 16th 2014, 10:18 AM 4,579 Views 7 Comments

Thy 26-years-old submission specialist will take on Josh Sampo in the first of a four-fight contract on 19 July.

# homecoming - Sunday 8 June, 2014

In pics: Gold medal-winning Katie Taylor and the rest of the Irish squad's homecoming
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

In pics: Gold medal-winning Katie Taylor and the rest of the Irish squad's homecoming

Jun 8th 2014, 7:26 PM 3,510 Views 18 Comments

Bronze winner Clare Grace was also a prominent part of the celebrations.

# homecoming - Thursday 5 June, 2014

US town cancels celebration for soldier captured by the Taliban over safety fears
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US town cancels celebration for soldier captured by the Taliban over safety fears

Jun 5th 2014, 10:53 AM 13,996 Views 33 Comments

Bowe Bergdahl’s release has sparked a national debate in the US: was he an American prisoner of war? Or a deserter who abandoned his unit?

# homecoming - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Shay Given spent his Friday night at Donegal county training
# Star Quality
# Star Quality

Shay Given spent his Friday night at Donegal county training

May 31st 2014, 12:01 AM 10,523 Views 5 Comments

He didn’t keep a clean sheet, but he did pose for at least one selfie.

# homecoming - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo: The boy who conquered Lisbon
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Cristiano Ronaldo: The boy who conquered Lisbon

May 24th 2014, 7:36 AM 8,753 Views 12 Comments

Ahead of the Champions League final, Ronaldo is to return to the city where he began his career.

# homecoming - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Banksy has painted a new mural - but nobody knows where it is
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# Art

Banksy has painted a new mural - but nobody knows where it is

Apr 15th 2014, 11:42 AM 23,076 Views 47 Comments

Mobile Lovers.

# homecoming - Friday 28 March, 2014

Hiddink to return as Holland boss -- with Blind and van Nistelrooy as his assistants
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Hiddink to return as Holland boss -- with Blind and van Nistelrooy as his assistants

Mar 28th 2014, 11:31 AM 2,894 Views 1 Comment

Hiddink to take charge until 2016 before Danny Blind leads the Oranje into the 2018 World Cup.

# homecoming - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Ireland's Six Nations champions return home to a heroes' welcome
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# Homecoming

Ireland's Six Nations champions return home to a heroes' welcome

Mar 16th 2014, 4:49 PM 62,341 Views 84 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side fly back into Dublin after their Six Nations triumph.

# homecoming - Monday 3 March, 2014

Getting Sexton back in Ireland would be a World Cup boost, admits O'Driscoll
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Getting Sexton back in Ireland would be a World Cup boost, admits O'Driscoll

Mar 3rd 2014, 8:26 PM 7,170 Views 27 Comments

‘I think everyone is in agreement that we didn’t want to see him go’.

# homecoming - Friday 28 February, 2014

Irish mam loses the head at son's surprise arrival home
# Wee Pet
From The Daily Edge
# Wee Pet

Irish mam loses the head at son's surprise arrival home

Feb 28th 2014, 4:45 PM 70,677 Views 43 Comments

He’d been gone for two years, TWO YEARS.

# homecoming - Friday 14 February, 2014

Jordi Murphy hoping to emulate Lansdowne teammate Moore with Ireland cap
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Jordi Murphy hoping to emulate Lansdowne teammate Moore with Ireland cap

Feb 14th 2014, 8:30 AM 3,977 Views 6 Comments

The Leinster No. 8 has been heavily involved in Ireland’s training camp in recent weeks.

# homecoming - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Returning soldier dresses up as Santa to give his mother a heartwarming surprise
# Santa Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Santa Baby

Returning soldier dresses up as Santa to give his mother a heartwarming surprise

Dec 31st 2013, 10:30 PM 1,983 Views 0 Comments

Please allow us one final Christmas-related cry.

# homecoming - Thursday 26 December, 2013

WATCH: The most Irish reaction to a surprise homecoming ever
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WATCH: The most Irish reaction to a surprise homecoming ever

Dec 26th 2013, 9:44 AM 33,633 Views 57 Comments

You know how it is, you go to great lengths to surprise your family and get called names for it.

# homecoming - Monday 23 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
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# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Dec 23rd 2013, 10:49 PM 19,700 Views 3 Comments

Everyone’s talking about tonight’s big storm, the St Vincent’s salary revelations and Alan Shatter’s Santa message…

# homecoming - Friday 20 December, 2013

Irish women's rugby team to play at the Aviva Stadium
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Irish women's rugby team to play at the Aviva Stadium

Dec 20th 2013, 12:20 PM 13,970 Views 32 Comments

It will be the first time a women’s 6 Nations game has been staged at the venue.

# homecoming - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Watch the heartwarming moment a Dublin family are reunited for Christmas
# Coming Home
From The Daily Edge
# Coming Home

Watch the heartwarming moment a Dublin family are reunited for Christmas

Dec 4th 2013, 11:48 AM 4,935 Views 1 Comment

Sue Reilly won a competition to bring a loved one home from Oz. Here’s the moment they touched down.

# homecoming - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Halawa sisters welcomed home to Dublin after Egypt captivity ordeal
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Halawa sisters welcomed home to Dublin after Egypt captivity ordeal

Nov 30th 2013, 8:01 PM 16,705 Views 54 Comments

Somaia, Fatima and Omaima were greeted by family members and friends at the airport after months in custody in Egypt.

# homecoming - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

171 Irish troops due home as their replacements settle in for Christmas in Lebanon
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171 Irish troops due home as their replacements settle in for Christmas in Lebanon

Nov 27th 2013, 7:10 AM 6,078 Views 42 Comments

The 108th Battalion troops will be welcomed home by family members and well-wishers at Dublin Airport today.

# homecoming - Sunday 27 October, 2013

12 of our favourite pictures as Ireland's World Boxing heroes return home
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

12 of our favourite pictures as Ireland's World Boxing heroes return home

Oct 27th 2013, 2:42 PM 2,138 Views 1 Comment

Joe Ward and Jason Quigley picked up bronze and silver respectively.

# homecoming - Sunday 29 September, 2013

19 of our favourite pictures from Clare's homecoming
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

19 of our favourite pictures from Clare's homecoming

Sep 29th 2013, 8:02 PM 11,521 Views 6 Comments

The Banner men received a hero’s welcome in Ennis tonight.

# homecoming - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Kevin McManamon sang The Killers at Dublin's homecoming
# Nailed It
# Nailed It

Kevin McManamon sang The Killers at Dublin's homecoming

Sep 24th 2013, 9:53 AM 4,709 Views 4 Comments

The St Judes forward got a turn on the mic during last night’s celebrations in Merrion Square.

# homecoming - Monday 23 September, 2013

35,000 Dublin fans welcome All-Ireland heroes at homecoming
# Street Party
# Street Party

35,000 Dublin fans welcome All-Ireland heroes at homecoming

Sep 23rd 2013, 9:45 PM 16,591 Views 32 Comments

Eoghan O’Gara and Paddy Andrews danced up a storm and Kevin McMenamon treated the Dubs faithful to a song.

# homecoming - Sunday 22 September, 2013

Details of Dubs homecoming event announced
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Details of Dubs homecoming event announced

Sep 22nd 2013, 8:01 PM 24,525 Views 131 Comments

Dublin’s Merrion Square will be closed off tomorrow as preparations get underway to welcome Jim Gavin’s men and Sam Maguire.

# homecoming - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Pics: Ireland's Paralympic swimmers return home with 8 world championship medals
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# Homecoming

Pics: Ireland's Paralympic swimmers return home with 8 world championship medals

Aug 20th 2013, 5:47 PM 1,417 Views 2 Comments

Team Ireland won eight medals in eight days at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal.

# homecoming - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Sean O'Brien: Lions victory 'top of the pile' but Irish success comes first
# Lions 2013
# Lions 2013

Sean O'Brien: Lions victory 'top of the pile' but Irish success comes first

Jul 10th 2013, 3:00 PM 11,719 Views 15 Comments

The Leinster flanker has a spot of farming, then celebrating, to do when he gets home to Carlow.

No comment from O'Driscoll or Heaslip as Irish Lions welcomed home
# Hero's Welcome
# Hero's Welcome

No comment from O'Driscoll or Heaslip as Irish Lions welcomed home

Jul 10th 2013, 1:07 PM 8,109 Views 1 Comment

Sean O’Brien and Jonny Sexton carried out their final press duties on a long 2012/13 season.

# homecoming - Monday 4 March, 2013

In pictures: Ciaran O'Lionaird and Fionnuala Britton land back with Indoor medals
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# Homecoming

In pictures: Ciaran O'Lionaird and Fionnuala Britton land back with Indoor medals

Mar 4th 2013, 7:50 PM 1,780 Views 1 Comment

There was some excess baggage for two athletes, back form Sweden.

# homecoming - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

'Would someone just get a shepherd's hook and get him out of there' - Hayes on Bowe's Grand Slam ditty
# Cringe
# Cringe

'Would someone just get a shepherd's hook and get him out of there' - Hayes on Bowe's Grand Slam ditty

Oct 10th 2012, 9:50 PM 2,614 Views 0 Comments

‘The Bull’ revealed that he was a horrified TV viewer at home when his Ireland teammate took to the stage to sing Black Velvet Band.

# homecoming - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Phil Hogan booed by locals at Kilkenny's hurling homecoming
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Phil Hogan booed by locals at Kilkenny's hurling homecoming

Oct 2nd 2012, 8:34 AM 14,617 Views 50 Comments

The environment minister was given the only jeers of the night as Kilkenny’s champions were welcomed to Nowlan Park.

# homecoming - Monday 24 September, 2012

In pictures: Thousands turn out as Donegal welcomes Sam to the hills
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# Homecoming

In pictures: Thousands turn out as Donegal welcomes Sam to the hills

Sep 24th 2012, 10:04 PM 19,925 Views 10 Comments

It’s going to be a long night in Donegal.

# homecoming - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

PHOTOS: Wexford's three-in-a-row camogie heroes return home
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# Champions

PHOTOS: Wexford's three-in-a-row camogie heroes return home

Sep 18th 2012, 11:40 AM 1,149 Views 0 Comments

Thousands turned out in Gorey, Enniscorthy and Wexford Town among others to welcome the O’Duffy Cup back home to Wexford last night.

# homecoming - Friday 14 September, 2012

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh
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# Heroes

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh

Sep 14th 2012, 8:27 AM 2,253 Views 4 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will be hosting a reception later today for the Irish team to celebrate their haul of sixteen medals at London 2012.

# homecoming - Monday 10 September, 2012

Pics: Welcome home! Ireland's medal-laden Paralympic heroes return
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Pics: Welcome home! Ireland's medal-laden Paralympic heroes return

Sep 10th 2012, 9:50 PM 12,485 Views 26 Comments

A warm welcome for our athletes back in Dublin tonight.

Ireland's heroes head for home as Paralympics closes
# Paralympics 2012
# Paralympics 2012

Ireland's heroes head for home as Paralympics closes

Sep 10th 2012, 11:14 AM 2,491 Views 1 Comment

Team Ireland’s 49 athletes are expected to meet the public in Dublin Airport shortly after 8pm this evening.

# homecoming - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Jim McGuinness: "I think what's going on is very disrespectful to our own players."
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Jim McGuinness: "I think what's going on is very disrespectful to our own players."

Sep 6th 2012, 12:37 PM 2,198 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal manager is less than enamored with talk of homecomings ahead of their All-Ireland final showdown.