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Dublin: 3 °C Saturday 19 April, 2014

Homecoming

# homecoming - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Banksy has painted a new mural – but nobody knows where it is Art

# homecoming - Friday 28 March, 2014

Hiddink to return as Holland boss — with Blind and van Nistelrooy as his assistants

Hiddink to take charge until 2016 before Danny Blind leads the Oranje into the 2018 World Cup.

# homecoming - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Ireland’s Six Nations champions return home to a heroes’ welcome

Joe Schmidt’s side fly back into Dublin after their Six Nations triumph.

# homecoming - Monday 3 March, 2014

Getting Sexton back in Ireland would be a World Cup boost, admits O’Driscoll

‘I think everyone is in agreement that we didn’t want to see him go’.

# homecoming - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish mam loses the head at son’s surprise arrival home Wee Pet

Irish mam loses the head at son’s surprise arrival home

He’d been gone for two years, TWO YEARS.

# homecoming - Friday 14 February, 2014

Jordi Murphy hoping to emulate Lansdowne teammate Moore with Ireland cap

The Leinster No. 8 has been heavily involved in Ireland’s training camp in recent weeks.

# homecoming - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Returning soldier dresses up as Santa to give his mother a heartwarming surprise Santa Baby

Returning soldier dresses up as Santa to give his mother a heartwarming surprise

Please allow us one final Christmas-related cry.

# homecoming - Thursday 26 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: The most Irish reaction to a surprise homecoming ever Homecoming

WATCH: The most Irish reaction to a surprise homecoming ever

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

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

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

Irish women’s rugby team to play at the Aviva Stadium

It will be the first time a women’s 6 Nations game has been staged at the venue.

# homecoming - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Watch the heartwarming moment a Dublin family are reunited for Christmas Coming Home

Watch the heartwarming moment a Dublin family are reunited for Christmas

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

From TheJournal.ie Halawa sisters welcomed home to Dublin after Egypt captivity ordeal Homecoming

Halawa sisters welcomed home to Dublin after Egypt captivity ordeal

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

From TheJournal.ie 171 Irish troops due home as their replacements settle in for Christmas in Lebanon Homecoming

171 Irish troops due home as their replacements settle in for Christmas in Lebanon

The 108th Battalion troops will be welcomed home by family members and well-wishers at Dublin Airport today.

# homecoming - Sunday 27 October, 2013

12 of our favourite pictures as Ireland’s World Boxing heroes return home Homecoming This post contains images

12 of our favourite pictures as Ireland’s World Boxing heroes return home

Joe Ward and Jason Quigley picked up bronze and silver respectively.

# homecoming - Sunday 29 September, 2013

19 of our favourite pictures from Clare’s homecoming Snap Happy This post contains images

19 of our favourite pictures from Clare’s homecoming

The Banner men received a hero’s welcome in Ennis tonight.

# homecoming - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Kevin McManamon sang The Killers at Dublin’s homecoming

The St Judes forward got a turn on the mic during last night’s celebrations in Merrion Square.

# homecoming - Monday 23 September, 2013

35,000 Dublin fans welcome All-Ireland heroes at homecoming Street Party This post contains images

35,000 Dublin fans welcome All-Ireland heroes at homecoming

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

From TheJournal.ie Details of Dubs homecoming event announced Champions

Details of Dubs homecoming event announced

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

Pics: Ireland’s Paralympic swimmers return home with 8 world championship medals Homecoming This post contains images

Pics: Ireland’s Paralympic swimmers return home with 8 world championship medals

Team Ireland won eight medals in eight days at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal.

# homecoming - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Sean O’Brien: Lions victory ‘top of the pile’ but Irish success comes first

The Leinster flanker has a spot of farming, then celebrating, to do when he gets home to Carlow.

No comment from O’Driscoll or Heaslip as Irish Lions welcomed home

Sean O’Brien and Jonny Sexton carried out their final press duties on a long 2012/13 season.

# homecoming - Monday 4 March, 2013

In pictures: Ciaran O’Lionaird and Fionnuala Britton land back with Indoor medals

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

From TheJournal.ie Phil Hogan booed by locals at Kilkenny’s hurling homecoming Homecoming

Phil Hogan booed by locals at Kilkenny’s hurling homecoming

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

In pictures: Thousands turn out as Donegal welcomes Sam to the hills Homecoming This post contains images

In pictures: Thousands turn out as Donegal welcomes Sam to the hills

It’s going to be a long night in Donegal.

# homecoming - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

PHOTOS: Wexford’s three-in-a-row camogie heroes return home Champions This post contains images

PHOTOS: Wexford’s three-in-a-row camogie heroes return home

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

From TheJournal.ie Congrats! Ireland’s Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh Heroes

Congrats! Ireland’s Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh

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

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Welcome home! Ireland’s medal-laden Paralympic heroes return Homecoming This post contains images

Pics: Welcome home! Ireland’s medal-laden Paralympic heroes return

A warm welcome for our athletes back in Dublin tonight.

Ireland’s heroes head for home as Paralympics closes

Team Ireland’s 49 athletes are expected to meet the public in Dublin Airport shortly after 8pm this evening.

# homecoming - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Jim McGuinness: “I think what’s going on is very disrespectful to our own players.”

The Donegal manager is less than enamored with talk of homecomings ahead of their All-Ireland final showdown.

# homecoming - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Donegal county board hit back in row over All-Ireland homecoming

The Ulster county have described talk of a homecoming after the September 23rd final as ‘premature’ and ‘unhelpful’.

# homecoming - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Gallery: What the Olympians did next Down Time This post contains images

Gallery: What the Olympians did next

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

Caption time: When Paddy met Enda…

One of Ireland’s bronze medal heroes shared a joke with An Taoiseach at the official reception at Farmleigh House today.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Wednesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# homecoming - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Patients angered by Michael Ring’s Olympic homecoming comments Health Crisis

Patients angered by Michael Ring’s Olympic homecoming comments

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.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

# homecoming - Monday 13 August, 2012

VIDEO: Ireland welcomes home its Olympians

Featuring interviews with Katie Taylor, John Joe Nevin and Cian O’Connor, among others.

Irish pride as Olympic squad touches down in Dublin

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.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Don’t go to the airport today to welcome the Olympians… Welcome Home

Don’t go to the airport today to welcome the Olympians…

… go to the Mansion House on Wednesday instead.

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