# homecoming - Monday 3 March, 2014
‘I think everyone is in agreement that we didn’t want to see him go’.
# homecoming - Friday 28 February, 2014
He’d been gone for two years, TWO YEARS.
# homecoming - Friday 14 February, 2014
The Leinster No. 8 has been heavily involved in Ireland’s training camp in recent weeks.
# homecoming - Tuesday 31 December, 2013
Please allow us one final Christmas-related cry.
# homecoming - Thursday 26 December, 2013
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
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
It will be the first time a women’s 6 Nations game has been staged at the venue.
# homecoming - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
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
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
The 108th Battalion troops will be welcomed home by family members and well-wishers at Dublin Airport today.
# homecoming - Sunday 27 October, 2013
Joe Ward and Jason Quigley picked up bronze and silver respectively.
# homecoming - Sunday 29 September, 2013
The Banner men received a hero’s welcome in Ennis tonight.
# homecoming - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
The St Judes forward got a turn on the mic during last night’s celebrations in Merrion Square.
# homecoming - Monday 23 September, 2013
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
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
Team Ireland won eight medals in eight days at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal.
# homecoming - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
The Leinster flanker has a spot of farming, then celebrating, to do when he gets home to Carlow.
Sean O’Brien and Jonny Sexton carried out their final press duties on a long 2012/13 season.
# homecoming - Monday 4 March, 2013
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
‘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
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
It’s going to be a long night in Donegal.
# homecoming - Tuesday 18 September, 2012
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
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
A warm welcome for our athletes back in Dublin tonight.
Team Ireland’s 49 athletes are expected to meet the public in Dublin Airport shortly after 8pm this evening.
# homecoming - Thursday 6 September, 2012
The Donegal manager is less than enamored with talk of homecomings ahead of their All-Ireland final showdown.
# homecoming - Tuesday 4 September, 2012
The Ulster county have described talk of a homecoming after the September 23rd final as ‘premature’ and ‘unhelpful’.
# homecoming - Sunday 19 August, 2012
While many are still lapping up the limelight, some are happy to continue the hard work, go fishing or have a nice game of dominoes.
# homecoming - Wednesday 15 August, 2012
# homecoming - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
Sports Minister said his comments at Team Ireland homecoming about money spent on sport being “better than putting it into hospitals” was meant to highlight importance of exercise in keeping nation healthy.
# homecoming - Monday 13 August, 2012
Featuring interviews with Katie Taylor, John Joe Nevin and Cian O’Connor, among others.
The Minister for Sport promised to fight for more funding as he welcome Ireland’s Olympians home at a small reception in Dublin Airport this afternoon.
… go to the Mansion House on Wednesday instead.
# homecoming - Sunday 12 August, 2012
There will be no official event for Team Ireland when they arrive back tomorrow afternoon – but no-one is quite sure why.
A dispute over costs, plus some athletes choosing hometown events, means there’ll be no big official homecoming from the Olympics. Would you like to see one?
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