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#Christmas time

# christmas-time - Sunday 4 October, 2020

No more sitting on Santa's lap as grotto visits move largely online
# Ho Ho Ho
# Ho Ho Ho

No more sitting on Santa's lap as grotto visits move largely online

Oct 4th 2020, 7:30 AM 49,458 Views 56 Comments

Want the chance to see Santa without leaving the house? Welcome to 2020.

# christmas-time - Monday 10 August, 2020

Ryan Tubridy issues earlier-than-usual callout for Late Late Toy Show participants
# The Toy Man
# The Toy Man

Ryan Tubridy issues earlier-than-usual callout for Late Late Toy Show participants

Aug 10th 2020, 11:41 AM 24,386 Views 14 Comments

The show, usually an annual TV highlight, will likely be forced to adapt – like so many others – to the pandemic era.

# christmas-time - Monday 23 December, 2019

Explainer: How does Santa get all the toys made in time for Christmas?
# Christmas Time
# Christmas Time

Explainer: How does Santa get all the toys made in time for Christmas?

Dec 23rd 2019, 6:30 PM 12,814 Views 19 Comments

Just how does he do it? It takes an awful lot of hard work.

# christmas-time - Sunday 23 December, 2018

'All range of emotions come out': How family relationships can spill over at Christmas... and how to sort it
# That Time Of Year
# That Time Of Year

'All range of emotions come out': How family relationships can spill over at Christmas... and how to sort it

Dec 23rd 2018, 1:00 PM 11,861 Views 7 Comments

Relationships with loved ones can be a tricky thing to navigate – especially at Christmas time – but it can be done.

# christmas-time - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Share the caring duties and taking an active role: Enjoying Christmas with a loved one who has dementia
# Advice
# Advice

Share the caring duties and taking an active role: Enjoying Christmas with a loved one who has dementia

Dec 22nd 2018, 8:30 AM 8,065 Views 9 Comments

The Public Health Agency has issued some advice for those with dementia and their carers this Christmas period.

# christmas-time - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Michael D Higgins' message for the homeless as he lights Áras Christmas tree
# Áras Message
# Áras Message

Michael D Higgins' message for the homeless as he lights Áras Christmas tree

Dec 8th 2018, 5:55 PM 14,393 Views 38 Comments

The president singled out the homeless and those in direct provision in his address.

# christmas-time - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Pick a Christmas present and we’ll give you something to watch on Netflix
# Lucky Dip
From The Daily Edge
# Lucky Dip

Pick a Christmas present and we’ll give you something to watch on Netflix

Dec 27th 2017, 1:00 PM 7,081 Views 0 Comments

SIMPLY. HAVING.

# christmas-time - Saturday 16 December, 2017

'The kids' faces light up': Meet the Dubliners who go all-out to decorate their homes for Christmas
# Warming Glow
# Warming Glow

'The kids' faces light up': Meet the Dubliners who go all-out to decorate their homes for Christmas

Dec 16th 2017, 10:30 AM 10,662 Views 3 Comments

These householders go the extra mile to bring a bit of happiness to their areas each winter.

# christmas-time - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Dublin's Christmas light were switched on tonight - but they were a little different this year
# Procession Of Light
# Procession Of Light

Dublin's Christmas light were switched on tonight - but they were a little different this year

Nov 19th 2017, 9:40 PM 33,847 Views 29 Comments

Organisers decided to space the event out through a ‘procession of light.’

# christmas-time - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

The man behind Arnotts' Christmas Windows tells us how he did it
# Christmas Time
# Christmas Time

The man behind Arnotts' Christmas Windows tells us how he did it

Nov 7th 2017, 6:00 PM 21,253 Views 8 Comments

The windows will be showing the journey letters take to reach Santa in the North Pole.

# christmas-time - Monday 11 September, 2017

Early Christmas present as La Liga switch first El Clasico of the season to 23 December
# Selection Box
From The42
# Selection Box

Early Christmas present as La Liga switch first El Clasico of the season to 23 December

Sep 11th 2017, 10:31 AM 5,370 Views 7 Comments

The move means there’ll be a full week of games in the build up to Christmas.

# christmas-time - Monday 2 January, 2017

Everyone's talking about the sex club scene in RTÉ's Striking Out last night
# Watching With Your Parents
From The Daily Edge
# Watching With Your Parents

Everyone's talking about the sex club scene in RTÉ's Striking Out last night

Jan 2nd 2017, 9:23 AM 19,793 Views 2 Comments

All the spoilers within.

# christmas-time - Thursday 8 December, 2016

People at risk of thefts in shopping centre car parks this Christmas, gardaí warn
# Take Care
# Take Care

People at risk of thefts in shopping centre car parks this Christmas, gardaí warn

Dec 8th 2016, 8:21 AM 13,988 Views 16 Comments

Over €400,000 worth of goods were stolen from cars in retail car parks last year.

# christmas-time - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

18 wonderfully Irish alternative Christmas cards
# An Post
From The Daily Edge
# An Post

18 wonderfully Irish alternative Christmas cards

Nov 29th 2016, 9:30 PM 12,552 Views 0 Comments

Nollaig Shona.

# christmas-time - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

'It’s the most wonderful time of the year… is it?'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'It’s the most wonderful time of the year… is it?'

Dec 30th 2015, 5:46 PM 1,307 Views 22 Comments

Many look forward to Christmas and New Year as it is a time to reconnect with family, however, for others, it’s not so easy.

# christmas-time - Friday 25 December, 2015

Christmas stuffing: What else can you use it for?
# Stuffing In Blankets
# Stuffing In Blankets

Christmas stuffing: What else can you use it for?

Dec 25th 2015, 5:30 PM 18,115 Views 16 Comments

The seasonal foodstuff is surprisingly versatile.

'You can't go too mad on Christmas because you know tomorrow's a working day'
# Most Wonderful Time
From The42
# Most Wonderful Time

'You can't go too mad on Christmas because you know tomorrow's a working day'

Dec 25th 2015, 10:30 AM 6,476 Views 0 Comments

We spoke to Newstalk’s Nathan Murphy about trying to avoid Sky Sports News on Christmas Day.

# christmas-time - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Hozier joins Bono and Glen Hansard for Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street
# Dublin Christmas
# Dublin Christmas

Hozier joins Bono and Glen Hansard for Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street

Dec 24th 2015, 6:09 PM 48,546 Views 65 Comments

It’s Christttmassss.

Hozier joined Bono and Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street
# Dublin Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Christmas

Hozier joined Bono and Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street

Dec 24th 2015, 5:45 PM 12,700 Views 0 Comments

It’s Christttmassss.

# christmas-time - Friday 18 December, 2015

A little girl mistook a man in the supermarket for Santa and he played along
# Christmas Spirit
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Spirit

A little girl mistook a man in the supermarket for Santa and he played along

Dec 18th 2015, 10:10 AM 6,861 Views 2 Comments

<3

# christmas-time - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

9 signs it's definitely time to leave the work Christmas party
# Christmas Time
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Time

9 signs it's definitely time to leave the work Christmas party

Dec 17th 2014, 9:30 PM 36,545 Views 13 Comments

Oh dear, you went too far.

# christmas-time - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

The best gift you can give your child this Christmas is not a Snow-Glow Elsa...
# Christmas Time
# Christmas Time

The best gift you can give your child this Christmas is not a Snow-Glow Elsa...

Dec 9th 2014, 6:45 AM 14,014 Views 19 Comments

No, really. It’s something else.

# christmas-time - Saturday 6 December, 2014

This video of the Christmas lights being turned on at Temple Street hospital will warm your heart
# Christmas Cheer
# Christmas Cheer

This video of the Christmas lights being turned on at Temple Street hospital will warm your heart

Dec 6th 2014, 11:12 AM 11,987 Views 10 Comments

Last year, over 400 children were cared for in Temple Street Children’s Hospital over Christmas.

# christmas-time - Monday 24 November, 2014

This politically correct jumper will make sure you offend absolutely no one this holiday season
# Where's Me Jumper
From The Daily Edge
# Where's Me Jumper

This politically correct jumper will make sure you offend absolutely no one this holiday season

Nov 24th 2014, 7:44 PM 5,806 Views 7 Comments

Mmmm, festive.

# christmas-time - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

5 festive sporting Christmas movies we'd love to see
# Christmas Time
From The42
# Christmas Time

5 festive sporting Christmas movies we'd love to see

Dec 25th 2013, 2:00 PM 3,801 Views 1 Comment

Complete with terrible, terrible Photoshop.

Power ranking our favourite Christmas sportspeople
# Pun Times
From The42
# Pun Times

Power ranking our favourite Christmas sportspeople

Dec 25th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,226 Views 2 Comments

From Kyle Rudolph to Aidan O’Sleigh, there isn’t a festive pun we haven’t exhausted.

# christmas-time - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

5 sporting Christmas cards that probably weren't sent this year
# Return To Sender
From The42
# Return To Sender

5 sporting Christmas cards that probably weren't sent this year

Dec 24th 2013, 11:59 AM 4,141 Views 2 Comments

But would have made sense if they were.

# christmas-time - Friday 20 December, 2013

Here's a lovely video of Cork at Christmas time
# Merry Corkmas
From The Daily Edge
# Merry Corkmas

Here's a lovely video of Cork at Christmas time

Dec 20th 2013, 4:18 PM 2,173 Views 3 Comments

Corkonians love Christmas, bai.

# christmas-time - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

13 signs that Christmas has begun in Ireland
# Nollaig Shona?
From The Daily Edge
# Nollaig Shona?

13 signs that Christmas has begun in Ireland

Nov 27th 2013, 9:30 PM 32,884 Views 49 Comments

Christmas Day is exactly four weeks away.

# christmas-time - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Rape helpline to see increased calls over Christmas
# Rape Crisis
# Rape Crisis

Rape helpline to see increased calls over Christmas

Dec 15th 2012, 7:45 AM 3,313 Views 9 Comments

There were 1,834 calls to the national 24 hour helpline for rape and sexual abuse during the 2011 festive season.

# christmas-time - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

VIDEO: Fan syncs Christmas lights to commentary of college basketball upset
# All Of The Lights
From The42
# All Of The Lights

VIDEO: Fan syncs Christmas lights to commentary of college basketball upset

Dec 11th 2012, 5:09 PM 878 Views 0 Comments

Take a bow, unidentified fan. Take a bow.

# christmas-time - Friday 16 November, 2012

In pictures: Christmas lights turned on on Grafton Street
# That Time Of Year Again...
From The Daily Edge
# That Time Of Year Again...

In pictures: Christmas lights turned on on Grafton Street

Nov 16th 2012, 8:40 AM 17,412 Views 33 Comments

Switching on the Grafton Street Christmas lights is heralded as the official start date of the festive season.

# christmas-time - Monday 5 November, 2012

The Elf Factor, have you got what it takes?
# Elfing 'round
From The Daily Edge
# Elfing 'round

The Elf Factor, have you got what it takes?

Nov 5th 2012, 5:07 PM 9,036 Views 5 Comments

How far would you go to become the go to guy/gal for Father Christmas?