# tributes - Thursday 17 April, 2014
The Mount Sion club man has called time after brilliant service to his county.
# tributes - Monday 17 March, 2014
The Irish squad have been paying tribute to the legendary outside centre.
# tributes - Sunday 5 January, 2014
From Ronaldo to Derry City, the Portuguese great made football unite today.
# tributes - Friday 6 December, 2013
Heavyweight boxing legend Muhammad Ali said he “taught us forgiveness on a grand scale”.
# tributes - Thursday 24 October, 2013
There has been an outpouring of messages after the tragic death of the Galway hurler.
# tributes - Saturday 5 October, 2013
Chloe Kinsella’s sister has thanked the hundreds of people who helped in the search effort, while her uncle has appealed for teenagers under pressure to seek help if they need it.
# tributes - Thursday 3 October, 2013
The Kerry legend announced his retirement today at the age of 35.
# tributes - Thursday 19 September, 2013
# tributes - Friday 30 August, 2013
In a statement this lunchtime, the Taoiseach said that Heaney “was the keeper of the language, our codes, our essence as a people”
The 74-year-old poet died earlier today and tributes are flowing in.
# tributes - Sunday 30 June, 2013
A number of Labour councillors have left the party, but new Mayor Dermot Looney said he intends to stay with the party – even if his views are sometimes ‘left field’.
# tributes - Thursday 20 June, 2013
Everyone from the Governor of New Jersey to Lindsay Lohan has been paying tribute, following the untimely death of James Gandolfini.
# tributes - Monday 4 March, 2013
# tributes - Sunday 17 February, 2013
The GAA broadcaster and journalist has passed away at the age of 89. He took over the Sunday night programme from his father in 1948.
# tributes - Friday 18 January, 2013
There’s been a lot of social media love for the Waterford hurler who announced his retirement last night.
# tributes - Thursday 3 January, 2013
# tributes - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
When she was in hospital she “held her mother and whispered, Mummy, I am sorry… I am sorry”.
# tributes - Saturday 22 December, 2012
The late TD and Minister for State, who died yesterday, will be removed to his local church in Meath on Sunday.
# tributes - Friday 21 December, 2012
# tributes - Tuesday 18 December, 2012
In an emotional speech at the end of the service in Ventry Church, Páidí’s son Pádraig Óg spoke of his hope that he can become much closer to his father following his sad passing.
# tributes - Sunday 16 December, 2012
SIPTU president Jack O’Connor (pictured left) said that Nevin was “a man of great intellect and absolute integrity”.
# tributes - Saturday 15 December, 2012
Friends and colleagues took to the social network site to express their sadness at the star’s passing.
# tributes - Wednesday 31 October, 2012
Listen to the full tribute Taoiseach Enda Kenny paid to legendary RTÉ sports presenter Bill O’Herlihy at the launch of his book in Dublin last night.
# tributes - Thursday 13 September, 2012
The Lisnaskea Emmetts clubman was killed in an industrial accident at work this morning.
# tributes - Saturday 4 August, 2012
Let’s not endlessly discuss our health worries, wrote Maeve Binchy in 2008 – we should focus on enjoying life instead.
Arguably the greatest sports writer in Irish history has passed away at the age of 86.
# tributes - Friday 3 August, 2012
Fans of the much-loved writer from Dalkey will be able to watch a livestream of service on RTÉ.ie
# tributes - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
International media outlets have paid tribute to the author and former journalist who passed away last night, aged 72.
The Taoiseach has paid tribute to the beloved Irish author who passed away last night.
Tributes have been flowing in since it was announced late last night that the world famous Irish author had died.
# tributes - Tuesday 17 July, 2012
Rio Ferdinand and Luke Donald also paid tribute to the ex-South African president.
# tributes - Friday 20 April, 2012
Morosini died on Saturday during Livorno’s match against Pescara after collapsing on the field.
# tributes - Wednesday 18 April, 2012
The ceremony, held on Livorno’s Armando Picchi Stadium, provided players and supporters a chance to say goodbye.
# tributes - Monday 9 April, 2012
# tributes - Tuesday 20 March, 2012
Tributes have poured in for the Dublin-born AFL great, who died on Tuesday following a long battle with cancer.
# tributes - Monday 20 February, 2012
‘They had come to honour The Greatest, though whether Muhammad Ali remembered who they were or knew what it was all about was a matter of speculation.’
# tributes - Wednesday 11 January, 2012
McCarthy, 61, had continued to campaign for mental health awareness despite his diagnosis with motor neurone disease.
# tributes - Tuesday 6 December, 2011
Former Premier League star’s widow asks for privacy as funeral to be private affair.
# tributes - Monday 28 November, 2011
“He was so popular, so friendly and I never heard a bad word about him. A real light has gone out in the football world.”
# tributes - Wednesday 26 October, 2011
The 25-year-old Kilbride clubman was part of Mick O’Dwyer’s senior football panel over two seasons.