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Dublin: 16°C Friday 19 August 2022

#Day off

# day-off - Thursday 20 January, 2022

Explainer: What does Ireland's new public holiday actually mean for workers and employers?
# Bank Holliers
# Bank Holliers

Explainer: What does Ireland's new public holiday actually mean for workers and employers?

Jan 20th 2022, 3:57 PM 45,688 Views 20 Comments

For the vast bulk of workers within the State, a new public holiday will entitle them to an extra day’s paid leave.

# day-off - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Rochdale boss explains decision to omit Ireland goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu
# Day Off
From The42
# Day Off

Rochdale boss explains decision to omit Ireland goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu

Apr 6th 2021, 8:04 PM 47,400 Views 3 Comments

Brian Barry-Murphy was keen to give the 19-year-old ‘a breather’ after a hectic period of fixtures.

# day-off - Friday 10 June, 2016

Ireland cancel training just 3 days out from Euro 2016 opener
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Ireland cancel training just 3 days out from Euro 2016 opener

Jun 10th 2016, 2:40 PM 14,605 Views 13 Comments

Martin O’Neill has opted to change his original plans and give the players Friday off.

# day-off - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

TDs vote to give themselves another 8 days off
# Holi-dáil
# Holi-dáil

TDs vote to give themselves another 8 days off

Apr 6th 2016, 3:18 PM 25,323 Views 78 Comments

158 TDs are back in Leinster House today to vote for a new Taoiseach.

# day-off - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Poll: Should pubs open on Good Friday?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should pubs open on Good Friday?

Feb 7th 2015, 9:27 AM 26,347 Views 247 Comments

The Government are considering the issue, but what do you think?

# day-off - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Poll: Should we get a national holiday for the 1916 centenary?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we get a national holiday for the 1916 centenary?

Sep 4th 2014, 8:55 AM 25,424 Views 198 Comments

Many other nations have holidays of this kind, so should Ireland?

# day-off - Thursday 12 June, 2014

The Ireland squad enjoyed a down day in Tucumán yesterday
# In Pics
From The42
# In Pics

The Ireland squad enjoyed a down day in Tucumán yesterday

Jun 12th 2014, 11:48 AM 8,364 Views 6 Comments

Ahead of Saturday’s second Test, the players were given a chance to chill out.

# day-off - Monday 5 August, 2013

QUIZ: Is the Bank Holiday weekend all it’s cracked up to be?
# Bank Humbug
From The Daily Edge
# Bank Humbug

QUIZ: Is the Bank Holiday weekend all it’s cracked up to be?

Aug 5th 2013, 3:00 PM 2,656 Views 4 Comments

The Bank Holiday has come and gone. Take this quiz to see if you got any craic out of it.

# day-off - Friday 21 June, 2013

The 7 stages of taking a sick day
# Sinking Dread
From The Daily Edge
# Sinking Dread

The 7 stages of taking a sick day

Jun 21st 2013, 1:00 PM 24,545 Views 42 Comments

You think it will be good. It won’t.

# day-off - Monday 4 June, 2012

Explainer: Thanks banks? A short history of bank holidays
# Gone Fishin
From The Daily Edge
# Gone Fishin

Explainer: Thanks banks? A short history of bank holidays

Jun 4th 2012, 7:45 AM 29,883 Views 14 Comments

The extra day off is a glorious, glorious treat. But who have we got to thank for it?…