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#Band Aid

# band-aid - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Quiz: Who sings this line in Do They Know It's Christmas?
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# Band Aid

Quiz: Who sings this line in Do They Know It's Christmas?

Dec 13th 2020, 10:00 PM 47,871 Views 21 Comments

You’ll get the Bono at least, right?

# band-aid - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Bob Geldof says he would accept Freedom of Dublin if it was reinstated
# Bob Geldof
# Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof says he would accept Freedom of Dublin if it was reinstated

Dec 20th 2017, 3:58 PM 20,087 Views 79 Comments

The paperwork and files from the Band Aid Trust is being transferred to the National Library of Ireland where it will be catalogued and exhibited.

# band-aid - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Here's Ireland's answer to the Band Aid single, in aid of the homeless
# Christmas Hearts
# Christmas Hearts

Here's Ireland's answer to the Band Aid single, in aid of the homeless

Dec 6th 2014, 10:15 AM 14,119 Views 17 Comments

The song features members of Villagers and Fight Like Apes, amongst others.

# band-aid - Monday 24 November, 2014

That Band Aid 30 track you bought? Bob Geldof wants you to 'delete and download again'
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From The Daily Edge
# E30LA

That Band Aid 30 track you bought? Bob Geldof wants you to 'delete and download again'

Nov 24th 2014, 6:06 PM 30,154 Views 78 Comments

… except that you can’t. Doh.

# band-aid - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
# Reads
# Reads

Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…

Nov 19th 2014, 1:05 PM 6,604 Views 0 Comments

Living with Ebola, Charlie Manson and the rise of the Spanish left wing.

# band-aid - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

The new Band Aid 30 video spells Bob Geldof's name wrong
# You Had One Job
From The Daily Edge
# You Had One Job

The new Band Aid 30 video spells Bob Geldof's name wrong

Nov 18th 2014, 3:12 PM 2,785 Views 2 Comments

The name’s Gelfdof. Bob Gelfdof.

# band-aid - Monday 17 November, 2014

GOAL wants an Irish singer from Band Aid 30 to travel to West Africa before Christmas
# Ebola Virus
# Ebola Virus

GOAL wants an Irish singer from Band Aid 30 to travel to West Africa before Christmas

Nov 17th 2014, 7:57 PM 13,638 Views 31 Comments

The chief executive of the charity says they are very welcome to visit the GOAL programmes in Sierra Leone.

Bob Geldof just got kicked off Sky News for saying 'Bollocks'
# Banned Aid
From The Daily Edge
# Banned Aid

Bob Geldof just got kicked off Sky News for saying 'Bollocks'

Nov 17th 2014, 3:00 PM 6,869 Views 7 Comments

Ah Bob.

Here's the new Band Aid 30 video that premiered on X Factor
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From The Daily Edge
# Band Aid 30

Here's the new Band Aid 30 video that premiered on X Factor

Nov 17th 2014, 7:40 AM 18,403 Views 41 Comments

FEEED ttthhhe WOOOOOOOO-orld.

# band-aid - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Bono hits out at world leaders on Ebola, as stars arrive for latest 'Band Aid' session
# Letting Them Know
# Letting Them Know

Bono hits out at world leaders on Ebola, as stars arrive for latest 'Band Aid' session

Nov 15th 2014, 6:37 PM 14,753 Views 58 Comments

One Direction, Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant, Coldplay’s Chris Martin and Sinead O’Connor are amongst the star’s taking part this time out.

Here are the new lyrics for Band Aid 30's Feed the World
# Feed The World
From The Daily Edge
# Feed The World

Here are the new lyrics for Band Aid 30's Feed the World

Nov 15th 2014, 11:04 AM 18,240 Views 20 Comments

The lyrics have been changed to reflect the plight of Ebola.

# band-aid - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Twitter isn't loving Band Aid 30's questionable #E30LA hashtag
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From The Daily Edge
# E30LA

Twitter isn't loving Band Aid 30's questionable #E30LA hashtag

Nov 11th 2014, 11:18 AM 3,616 Views 1 Comment

Pull over, world. We’re stepping out for some air.

# band-aid - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Top 20: The best-selling singles in Irish history
# Hit Parade
From The Daily Edge
# Hit Parade

Top 20: The best-selling singles in Irish history

May 20th 2012, 6:00 PM 36,865 Views 32 Comments

Featuring novelty tunes, X Factor winners, and TWO songs by someone you probably thought was a one-hit wonder…

# band-aid - Thursday 4 November, 2010

Sorry Bob! BBC apologises over Band Aid claims
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# Band Aid

Sorry Bob! BBC apologises over Band Aid claims

Nov 4th 2010, 11:16 AM 229 Views 0 Comments

The BBC alleged that millions of pounds raised by Band Aid had been diverted to rebels in Ethiopia.