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#survivor

# survivor - Sunday 14 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Kingsmill massacre survivor: 'What Barry McElduff did was dancing on their graves' Alan Black

Kingsmill massacre survivor: 'What Barry McElduff did was dancing on their graves'

Alan Black gave a heartbreaking account of the events of that day after an offensive video was posted to social media last week.

# survivor - Thursday 9 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Australian man miraculously escapes after holding his head barely above water... for five hours Survivor

Australian man miraculously escapes after holding his head barely above water... for five hours

45-year-old Daniel Miller escaped with his life after the excavator he was driving pinned him almost beneath the surface of a waterlogged dam for five hours.

# survivor - Thursday 5 January, 2017

'It’s only when it’s taken away from you, you realise how much you love it'

John McGrath is excited for the new campaign with Wicklow, almost six years on from his leukaemia diagnosis.

# survivor - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'There were days when it was hard to get out of the bed, to be honest'

Kilkenny’s All-Ireland senior camogie winning manager Ann Downey has won numerous battles on and off the pitch.

# survivor - Monday 25 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Woman who lost leg in Boston Marathon bombing climbs 19,000ft mountain Volcan Cayambe

Woman who lost leg in Boston Marathon bombing climbs 19,000ft mountain

The professional ballroom dancer lost a leg in the 2013 attacks.

# survivor - Sunday 3 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel RIP

Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel wrote tens of books and was a professor and Nobel Prize winner.

# survivor - Monday 16 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie I Will Survive: A Soundtrack to Put You in Fighting Form Rock N Road

I Will Survive: A Soundtrack to Put You in Fighting Form

We’ve sorted the playlist to help you move on.

# survivor - Friday 11 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A Holocaust survivor has been named the world's oldest man I'm A Survivor

A Holocaust survivor has been named the world's oldest man

Israel Kristal survived two world wars and the Holocaust before moving to Israel and opening a sweet shop.

From TheJournal.ie "You're told you have bowel cancer and you just kind of go into a daze at that point" Daffodil Day

"You're told you have bowel cancer and you just kind of go into a daze at that point"

Andrew Jones was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2013. He fought hard to beat it.

# survivor - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man survived six days without food or water in Australian outback by copying Bear Grylls Survivor

Man survived six days without food or water in Australian outback by copying Bear Grylls

Reg Foggerdy ate ants for sustenance during the ordeal.

# survivor - Saturday 3 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Families receive text messages from trapped relatives after 30 people killed by landslide Guatemala

Families receive text messages from trapped relatives after 30 people killed by landslide

The incident happened yesterday near the Guatemalan capital city.

From TheJournal.ie 'My brain tumour has returned for a fifth time, but I won't let that define me' Survivor

'My brain tumour has returned for a fifth time, but I won't let that define me'

“I am wracked with guilt at the thought of not being around for my daughter.”

# survivor - Saturday 12 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Praise for brave Berkeley survivor who says he feels guilty he survived San Francisco

Praise for brave Berkeley survivor who says he feels guilty he survived

Murray is one of seven Irish students who were injured when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley, San Francisco in June.

# survivor - Sunday 26 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Tag-rugby fundraiser raises over €16k for Berkeley survivor Funds

Tag-rugby fundraiser raises over €16k for Berkeley survivor

Aoife Beary is in a rehabilitation centre in the US.

# survivor - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Coma survivor who fell off 20ft balcony says he owes his life to paramedic who saved him Bravery

Coma survivor who fell off 20ft balcony says he owes his life to paramedic who saved him

Oisin Merritt said he tries every day to stay positive.

# survivor - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Elderly woman found after surviving on oranges and rainwater in the desert Survivor

Elderly woman found after surviving on oranges and rainwater in the desert

Her husband was found dead near their car.

# survivor - Monday 11 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Woman lost in New Zealand wilderness survives by drinking her own breast milk Express Yourself

# survivor - Monday 4 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 101-year-old man pulled from rubble alive is surprised he survived second Nepal quake Survivor

101-year-old man pulled from rubble alive is surprised he survived second Nepal quake

Irish Aid has today delivered more than 63 tonnes of life-saving humanitarian supplies.

# survivor - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Two people pulled alive from rubble five days after Nepal earthquake Survivor

Two people pulled alive from rubble five days after Nepal earthquake

One, a 15-year-old boy, was dazed and covered in dust when he was brought out from the wreckage of a building.

# survivor - Saturday 18 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: A skydiver survived this terrifying landing Lucky Escape

# survivor - Friday 3 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'I thought I lost you': Sailor missing at sea for 66 days found safe and well Raw Fish And Rainwater

'I thought I lost you': Sailor missing at sea for 66 days found safe and well

Louis Jordan had been on a fishing trip when he hit a rough patch of weather.

# survivor - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Galway legend Padraic Joyce helps save his club from senior relegation

The veteran forward scored an early goal to set Killererin on course for safety.

# survivor - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Cow missing for two months turns up alive on island with surprise companion Survivor This post contains videos

Cow missing for two months turns up alive on island with surprise companion

The cow survived by basically eating everything on the island

# survivor - Monday 30 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog To The Rescue

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog

Stevie is safe and recovering at home.

# survivor - Saturday 26 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Letter written on the day the Titanic sank sells for €145,000 For Sale

Letter written on the day the Titanic sank sells for €145,000

Esther Hart, who wrote the letter, survived that day.

# survivor - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘It’s important to have a survivor at the heart of the Vatican’ says Marie Collins Child Abuse

‘It’s important to have a survivor at the heart of the Vatican’ says Marie Collins

She said she hopes that more lay people and survivors of abuse will be asked to join the council.

# survivor - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge SXSW crash survivor's favourite band play a private gig in her hospital room Survivor

SXSW crash survivor's favourite band play a private gig in her hospital room

Mason was one of the 25 people injured in the crash at the festival last week.

# survivor - Monday 24 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The oldest-known Holocaust survivor has died aged 110 Survivor

The oldest-known Holocaust survivor has died aged 110

Alice Herz-Sommer died in London on Sunday after a short illness.

# survivor - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Printer plays outstanding rendition of Eye of the Tiger Tech Tiger

Printer plays outstanding rendition of Eye of the Tiger

It went the distance and now it’s back on its feet.

# survivor - Sunday 22 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge The essential 'Christmas at home' survival guide Peace On Earth

The essential 'Christmas at home' survival guide

All this time with your family can be tricky, here are a few tips to make it easier.

# survivor - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here's why you should never turn your back on a tiger Tiger Tiger

Here's why you should never turn your back on a tiger

In case you were thinking about it.

# survivor - Thursday 5 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Survivor of Boston Marathon bombing to write a book Boston Bombings

Survivor of Boston Marathon bombing to write a book

A man who lost both legs in the Boston Marathon bombings and helped to identify the perpetrators is working on a memoir.

# survivor - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Emotional reunion as tornado survivor finds dog buried alive under house Oklahoma This post contains videos

VIDEO: Emotional reunion as tornado survivor finds dog buried alive under house

Barbara Garcia was in the middle of an interview with a CBS reporter when the little pooch poked his head out of the rubble.

# survivor - Thursday 16 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Oldest known Magdalene survivor dies at 97 Magdalenes

Oldest known Magdalene survivor dies at 97

Madge O’Connell entered the laundry when she was 34 and spent the rest of her life in the care of nuns.

# survivor - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Bethany Home survivors: 'State ignored us as children, and is still ignoring us' Bethany Home

Bethany Home survivors: 'State ignored us as children, and is still ignoring us'

The survivors say that they feel let down by the government as they fight for redress and an apology for what they underwent while at the home.

# survivor - Friday 10 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added ways to leave your job Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added ways to leave your job

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Woman found alive 17 days after Bangladesh building collapse Miracle

Woman found alive 17 days after Bangladesh building collapse

The survivor is said to be in remarkably good shape despite her ordeal.

# survivor - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Catholic child abuse: 164 allegations against 85 priests have led to zero convictions Catholic Church

Catholic child abuse: 164 allegations against 85 priests have led to zero convictions

“I am one of the fortunate survivors to have succeeded in securing a criminal conviction against one of two Spiritan priests who sexually abused me,” writes campaigner Mark Vincent Healy.

# survivor - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Brave nine-year-old girl climbs canyon to find help after crash Survivor

Brave nine-year-old girl climbs canyon to find help after crash

The young girl’s father died when the SUV he was driving overturned.

# survivor - Saturday 5 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Four shot dead in hostage situation in Aurora, Colorado Shooting

Four shot dead in hostage situation in Aurora, Colorado

The gunman killed three people at the house in Aurora before he was shot dead by police.

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