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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# body and soul

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Body and Soul part ways with Electric Picnic after 16 years
Tickets for next year’s festival sold out this afternoon.
# warning
'These drugs are much more potent': HSE advises festival-goers who plan on taking drugs
The HSE launched a new campaign this week around drug-harm reduction in conjunction with a number of festivals including Body and Soul.
# body and soul
Irish hip hop: 'For many years doing what we’re doing was stigmatised and laughed at'
We speak to two artists due to play at Body and Soul this month.
'Festival waste? It's not new - we're a disposable nation and we need to change our attitude'
Green Party Councillor Claire Byrne knows all about trying to keep festival sites clean – and says we need to stop seeing tents as disposable, and look at what we can do to clean up after ourselves.
# sustainability
Steel cups and banning plastic cutlery: How music festivals are trying to combat waste
Litter is a big problem at many festivals.
# Festivals
Twitter users are sharing memories of their first festival - and the things they've learned since
Oh, if only we knew then what we know now.
# Festivals
10 lies we tell each other at festivals
Dedicated to all the leftover tents.
# Festival Buzz
Which Irish music festival are you?
Some of us are a little more Body and Soul than others.
# Quiz
Which Irish Festival Should You Go To?
Too many to choose from.
# Electric Picnic
6 acts to swot up on before Electric Picnic
It’s getting close now …
# body and soul
Leave your tent behind at festivals? Here's why you shouldn't
They usually end up in landfills, and are very difficult to recycle or incinerate.
# festival food
9 things to eat and drink at Body & Soul this weekend
What music…?
# Irish Summer
Have outdoor plans this weekend? Pack a brolly ... and sun cream
Body & Soul is among the events happening.
# keep away
This warning sign on the fence of Body & Soul in Westmeath is absolutely gas
“Stop Breaking My Fences Will Yiz”
# Lost and Found
Someone brought their 2008 Leaving Cert results to Body & Soul... and lost them
Just in case, like.
# festival grub
10 things you have to eat at Body & Soul this weekend