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#The Great Escape

# the-great-escape - Thursday 23 August, 2018

'Nobody would have been safe to watch it with me': Power relieved to retain Tour card

The Waterford golfer faced an agonising wait on Sunday as his fate lay in the hands of Sergio Garcia.

# the-great-escape - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Fire crews free boy after he got his hand trapped inside a cinema seat Derry

Fire crews free boy after he got his hand trapped inside a cinema seat

The boy had been going to see the new Smurfs film with his family.

# the-great-escape - Monday 17 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Two women make daring getaway after Steve McQueen poster is stolen from Belfast pub The Great Escape

Two women make daring getaway after Steve McQueen poster is stolen from Belfast pub

One of the women was seen to use a cane or a walking aid.

# the-great-escape - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself The Great Escape

Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself

He threatened and beat his captor while on the phone, demanding to be told where they were.

# the-great-escape - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Rafa Benitez receives the perfect birthday present as Newcastle give themselves a lifeline

The Magpies ended a seven-game winless run with an invaluable win over Swansea.

# the-great-escape - Friday 9 October, 2015

Limerick win again to keep survival hopes alive and kicking

Limerick’s fight continues as they win again

# the-great-escape - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Two boys used spades to 'tunnel their way out of playschool' The Great Escape

Two boys used spades to 'tunnel their way out of playschool'

Rather than lie low, they then they tried to buy a car.

# the-great-escape - Friday 14 August, 2015

Limerick make it three wins in a row with Munster derby upset of Cork

There was a big upset at Turner’s Cross this evening.

# the-great-escape - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Injury-time penalty hands Sherwood first league win to lift Villa out of drop zone The Great Escape This post contains videos

Injury-time penalty hands Sherwood first league win to lift Villa out of drop zone

Elsewhere, Southampton climbed above Liverpool with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace.

# the-great-escape - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Legendary actor James Garner of 'The Great Escape' and 'The Notebook' dies aged 86 RIP

Legendary actor James Garner of 'The Great Escape' and 'The Notebook' dies aged 86

He appeared in films over seven decades but is perhaps best known for TV roles in Maverick and the Rockford Files.

# the-great-escape - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie A wolf has escaped from a zoo in Essex Prison Break

# the-great-escape - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Pair in helicopter jailbreak captured following car chase and shootout The Great Escape

Pair in helicopter jailbreak captured following car chase and shootout

The elaborate escape took place in Montreal on Sunday, when the two men escaped from the jail while dangling from a hijacked helicopter.

# the-great-escape - Thursday 4 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge Iggy What? Lizard found in Kildare garden The Great Escape

Iggy What? Lizard found in Kildare garden

The ISPCA rescued Iggy after he was discovered among the flowerbeds in Kilcock.

# the-great-escape - Sunday 13 May, 2012

The Great Escape: Six teams to beat the drop on the final day Miracles Can Happen This post contains videos

The Great Escape: Six teams to beat the drop on the final day

It’s come down to QPR and Bolton. Who do you fancy to stay up?

# the-great-escape - Sunday 6 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin Great Escape

Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin

Florentine the tortoise’s escape has been trending on Twitter in Dublin this afternoon after his unexpected getaway.

# the-great-escape - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Chilean copper miners' drama set for silver screen Chilean Miners

Chilean copper miners' drama set for silver screen

The story of the 33 Chilean miners trapped for ten weeks last year is to be made into a major Hollywood movie.

# the-great-escape - Friday 15 October, 2010

From TheJournal.ie 10 more Chilean miners set to leave hospital Chile

10 more Chilean miners set to leave hospital

The 33 men are believed to have made a pact to divide earnings generated by media appearances and interviews.

# the-great-escape - Thursday 14 October, 2010

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded The Great Escape This post contains images

In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded

The world feared they were dead – and will never forget how they lived. Relive the rescue in pictures.

From TheJournal.ie Timeline of a truly great escape The Great Escape This post contains videos

Timeline of a truly great escape

One by one, the stepped into the light. A minute-by-minute account of the how the rescue unfolded.

From TheJournal.ie Seeing the light: 33 miners freed after ten-week torture The Great Escape

Seeing the light: 33 miners freed after ten-week torture

They scheduled 48 hours: it took only 25 to release the 33 miners and the six rescuers who went to help them.