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# hero - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

6 people who appreciate Damien Dempsey for the legend that he is

“The manliest man that ever manned”.

# hero - Monday 23 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday? Hero

Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday?

One eyewitness is sure it was the singer who came to the rescue “cool as you like”.

# hero - Sunday 22 June, 2014

From The Score Sports Film of the Week: Hero Reel Stories

Sports Film of the Week: Hero

Narrated by Michael Caine, our latest pick tells the story of the 1986 World Cup.

From TheJournal.ie Pilot hailed after landing plane that had lost power Hero

Pilot hailed after landing plane that had lost power

The plane was damaged in the landing, but all on board were unhurt.

# hero - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Veteran who absconded from care home for D-Day memorials returns to hero’s welcome

Bernard Jordan was determined not to miss the events in France.

# hero - Thursday 29 May, 2014

# hero - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

# hero - Monday 26 May, 2014

From The Score Ukraine boxing hero Klitschko claims Kiev mayor seat Versatility

Ukraine boxing hero Klitschko claims Kiev mayor seat

He and his younger brother Wladimir — himself known as Dr Steelhammer — shared all the world’s heavyweight belts between them.

# hero - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From The Score Stephen Ferris facing possible retirement due to persistent ankle injury Recurring Nightmare

Stephen Ferris facing possible retirement due to persistent ankle injury

The brilliant blindside has played 35 times for Ireland and 106 times for Ulster.

This alarm-muting cat was the hero you needed this morning

Why can’t our cat do this?

# hero - Monday 19 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This 11-year-old hero pulled his grandfather from a car crash – with a fractured skull Hero

This 11-year-old hero pulled his grandfather from a car crash – with a fractured skull

Charlie Cullen, however says he was simply, “returning a favour” to his grandfather.

# hero - Sunday 18 May, 2014

This employee got disciplined at work for the greatest possible reason

Frankly, we would’ve promoted them.

# hero - Monday 28 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie PE teacher uses CPR to save the life of a Monaghan student who collapsed in class Lifesaver

PE teacher uses CPR to save the life of a Monaghan student who collapsed in class

The teacher, Enda Tourish, has been congratulated by An Taoiseach amongst others for his actions is saving Ryan Callan.

# hero - Sunday 27 April, 2014

From The Score Former Munster scrum-half Stringer helps Bath into Amlin Challenge Cup final Hero

Former Munster scrum-half Stringer helps Bath into Amlin Challenge Cup final

The 36-year-old scrum-half has another European final to prepare for as his side deservedly beat Wasps.

# hero - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Heroic dad belts downhill to save daughter from speeding toy car

Incredible performance in the 100m Panic Dash.

# hero - Monday 24 March, 2014

From The Score 27 stats that show how phenomenal Messi is after he owned last night’s Clásico In Numbers

27 stats that show how phenomenal Messi is after he owned last night’s Clásico

The Barca star scored a hat-trick as they beat Madrid 4-3.

# hero - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From The Score A truly fitting finale as Brian O’Driscoll finishes as a champion Legend

A truly fitting finale as Brian O’Driscoll finishes as a champion

The great centre vowed to give Ireland one more year and he has delivered.

# hero - Friday 14 March, 2014

From The Score Stephen Ferris back with a bang as Ulster grab bonus point win Fez This post contains videos

Stephen Ferris back with a bang as Ulster grab bonus point win

It was not all good news for Ulster, Ruan Pienaar appeared to injure his arm in the 26 – 13 win.

# hero - Sunday 2 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick Then A Hero Comes Along This post contains images

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick

Fireman Eli Brace jumped in to the water to rescue the woman after the Coast Guard Rescue Helicopter could not retrieve her.

# hero - Friday 21 February, 2014

Heroic pizza delivery guy throws his cargo through second-floor flat window

Why ring the bell when you can simply use the ol’ hurling arm?

# hero - Friday 14 February, 2014

From The Score Donnacha O’Callaghan set to surpass O’Gara as Munster’s most capped player Landmark

Donnacha O’Callaghan set to surpass O’Gara as Munster’s most capped player

The second row is in line to make his 241st appearance for the province this weekend.

# hero - Monday 3 February, 2014

From The Score Kildare’s Paddy Brophy has set a high bar for last-minute winners Hero

Kildare’s Paddy Brophy has set a high bar for last-minute winners

Brophy scored six points against Mayo yesterday but his last was the pick of the bunch.

# hero - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

# hero - Sunday 29 December, 2013

From The Score What was it like to hit the most famous hurling point of 2013? Banner Star

What was it like to hit the most famous hurling point of 2013?

Domhnall O’Donovan talks to TheScore.ie about that famous point in the All-Ireland hurling final.

# hero - Friday 20 December, 2013

This man saves up his State pension every year for the most heartwarming gesture

The pensioner, who donates dog food to the local shelter every year, has since been rewarded for his efforts.

# hero - Monday 16 December, 2013

The foal left behind after his mother was beaten to death has a new home

There is a happy ending for this poor little guy.

# hero - Saturday 14 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Are you a hero? Take the test Hero Inside

Are you a hero? Take the test

Psychologists believe ordinary people can be inspired to acts of heroism if conditions are right.

# hero - Monday 2 December, 2013

How THAT video of Domhnall meeting Robbie Keane went global

The unforgettable Toy Show clip has been shared around the world. Here’s how it happened.

# hero - Friday 8 November, 2013

From The Score Italian football legend Alessandro Nesta confirms his retirement Hero

Italian football legend Alessandro Nesta confirms his retirement

The former AC Milan defender is now thought to be in line to become the new coach of Montreal Impact.

# hero - Sunday 3 November, 2013

From The Score Dream come true for Sligo’s cup winner Anthony Elding Hero

Dream come true for Sligo’s cup winner Anthony Elding

Elding struck in the third minute of stoppage time to give Sligo a dramatic FAI Cup win.

# hero - Friday 1 November, 2013

# hero - Friday 25 October, 2013

From The Score Ever hear the story of the Irish manager who saved Barca during the Spanish Civil War? Looking Back

Ever hear the story of the Irish manager who saved Barca during the Spanish Civil War?

Patrick O’Connell is a legend in the eyes of the club’s followers.

# hero - Friday 4 October, 2013

From The Score Young Tiger Woods fan takes the perfect imaginary putt Golf

Young Tiger Woods fan takes the perfect imaginary putt

The attention to detail is superb.

# hero - Monday 30 September, 2013

From The Score Goalkeeper scores injury-time volley in relegation six-pointer Hero

Goalkeeper scores injury-time volley in relegation six-pointer

You don’t see this everyday.

# hero - Thursday 26 September, 2013

WATCH: Fireman revives kitten using child’s oxygen mask

We’ve just… got something in our eye.

# hero - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The Score Check out this amazing display of goalkeeping from an Under-6 hurling star in Kerry Hero

# hero - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Real life hero confronts bike thief and wins

If you’ve ever had a bike stolen, you’ll find this deeply satisfying.

# hero - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

From The Score Lionel Messi scores a brilliant hat-trick as Barca overcome Ajax Hero

Lionel Messi scores a brilliant hat-trick as Barca overcome Ajax

He’s past it — said no one ever!

# hero - Sunday 14 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: As an American, I’m still not entirely sure about Edward Snowden Opinion

Column: As an American, I’m still not entirely sure about Edward Snowden

Is Edward Snowden a heroic whistleblower or a far less noble character? I think we’re still waiting for that question to be answered, writes Larry Donnelly.

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