Bus Éireann kindly stepped in to provide transport to bring Sanctuary runners from the Direct Provision centre in Kinsale Road in Cork to Patrick Street today for the city marathon.
There was an early start for runners of the Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon with a start time of 8.30am.
Former World Champion and Olympic bronze medallist Rob Heffernan has donated running gear to an initiative that aims to bring together those living in direct provision with the wider Irish community through sport.
Dublin may have had 30,000 runners pounding its streets in the women’s mini marathon but all attention went Lee-side.
Meet the running mates who are part of a first-of-a-kind initiative which is forging links with people living in direct provision.
A waft of something fishy tickles my nostrils as the automatic doors go their separate ways. It could be salmon…or the calamari?
Separated by thousands of miles, but not by a common language. History was made yesterday when a gaelscoil hooked up for the first time on Skype with a primary school in the Caribbean, and they both conversed as Gaeilge.
A man thought to have been sniffing gasoline burst into flames after police shot him with a Taser gun as he ran at officers carrying a container of fuel.
LOST in the rocky, remote Australian Outback, a former pest exterminator faced dehydration and death.
A PAIR of two-year-olds who wandered out of a holiday home and into the Australian wilderness were found safe yesterday — scratched and dirty but unhurt — after spending more than 24 hours outdoors.
Bradley Murdoch, who murdered British backpacker Peter Falconio, is being investigated in connection with several unsolved killings and disappearances of women in Western Australia, police said today.
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