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#Easter weekend

# easter-weekend - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Gardaí say they were forced to use new Covid-19 powers on seven occasions over Easter weekend
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Gardaí say they were forced to use new Covid-19 powers on seven occasions over Easter weekend

Apr 14th 2020, 12:57 PM 75,030 Views 38 Comments

Those arrested face a fine of €2,500 or a jail sentence.

# easter-weekend - Thursday 9 April, 2020

80% fall in visitors to Coillte forests, as public told to avoid scenic sites outside their zone
# Easter Weekend
# Easter Weekend

80% fall in visitors to Coillte forests, as public told to avoid scenic sites outside their zone

Apr 9th 2020, 1:25 PM 13,038 Views 16 Comments

Amenities could be closed to locals if guidelines breached.

# easter-weekend - Friday 19 April, 2019

These balmy temperatures are here to stay for the long weekend
# Easter Holidays
# Easter Holidays

These balmy temperatures are here to stay for the long weekend

Apr 19th 2019, 2:56 PM 26,759 Views 6 Comments

But the sunny conditions? Not so certain.

# easter-weekend - Sunday 1 April, 2018

A ghostly Famine-era village and a Pirate Queen castle: Put Achill on your 'to-do' list
# Heritage Ireland
# Heritage Ireland

A ghostly Famine-era village and a Pirate Queen castle: Put Achill on your 'to-do' list

Apr 1st 2018, 8:45 AM 24,081 Views 19 Comments

Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores the historical treasures of Achill Island as part of his new book on the Wild Atlantic Way.

# easter-weekend - Friday 30 March, 2018

One for the weekend: A trip around the historic Beara peninsula
# Easter Trip
# Easter Trip

One for the weekend: A trip around the historic Beara peninsula

Mar 30th 2018, 8:00 PM 21,699 Views 12 Comments

Exclusive extract from archaeologist Neil Jackman’s new book about the historical treasures of the Wild Atlantic Way.

The weather for the Easter weekend is going to be wintry, blustery and frosty
# Weather
# Weather

The weather for the Easter weekend is going to be wintry, blustery and frosty

Mar 30th 2018, 8:04 AM 17,315 Views 4 Comments

Here’s all you need to know about the weather as the long weekend kicks in.

# easter-weekend - Thursday 29 March, 2018

It's going to be a frosty, blustery, showery Easter weekend
# Wet Eireann
# Wet Eireann

It's going to be a frosty, blustery, showery Easter weekend

Mar 29th 2018, 8:04 AM 16,789 Views 4 Comments

At least it’s not snow.

# easter-weekend - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

There will be major rail disruptions during the Easter weekend
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

There will be major rail disruptions during the Easter weekend

Mar 21st 2018, 3:15 PM 24,796 Views 15 Comments

Irish Rail are advising that people check whether their route is affected.

# easter-weekend - Friday 14 April, 2017

Buses are back and a bit of rain: Here's how to get around this weekend
# Easter Weekend
# Easter Weekend

Buses are back and a bit of rain: Here's how to get around this weekend

Apr 14th 2017, 12:05 AM 11,836 Views 4 Comments

A few things are different about this year’s Easter weekend.

# easter-weekend - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Strike over: Bus Éireann says some services may resume tonight but most will be back tomorrow
# Easter Weekend
# Easter Weekend

Strike over: Bus Éireann says some services may resume tonight but most will be back tomorrow

Apr 13th 2017, 6:28 PM 96,148 Views 215 Comments

They had been on strike for 21 days.

# easter-weekend - Monday 25 April, 2016

This Tinder chat between an Irish lad and an English girl turned spectacularly awkward
# Rising Romance
From The Daily Edge
# Rising Romance

This Tinder chat between an Irish lad and an English girl turned spectacularly awkward

Apr 25th 2016, 9:15 AM 20,960 Views 2 Comments

Ouch.

# easter-weekend - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Luas strike to go ahead on Easter Sunday and Monday
# Easter Strike
# Easter Strike

Luas strike to go ahead on Easter Sunday and Monday

Mar 24th 2016, 10:50 PM 86,250 Views 257 Comments

This weekend’s strike is back on, following the rejection of a deal by tram workers.

# easter-weekend - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

"This isn't about personal choice - put your seatbelt on"
# Buckle Up
# Buckle Up

"This isn't about personal choice - put your seatbelt on"

Mar 23rd 2016, 6:08 AM 14,459 Views 31 Comments

At least one person has been killed on every Easter weekend since 2009.

# easter-weekend - Friday 18 March, 2016

Tell us: do you do anything special with your kids over the Easter Holidays?
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# Sponsored By Lidl

Tell us: do you do anything special with your kids over the Easter Holidays?

Mar 18th 2016, 11:26 AM 17,710 Views 13 Comments

We’ve got some inspiration for you right here.

# easter-weekend - Friday 3 April, 2015

The weather forecast for the Easter weekend is looking pretty good
# Well Holy Gold
# Well Holy Gold

The weather forecast for the Easter weekend is looking pretty good

Apr 3rd 2015, 9:25 PM 31,224 Views 26 Comments

Quick! Get the swimming togs! QUICK!

# easter-weekend - Saturday 19 April, 2014

8 totally reasonable ways to have chocolate for breakfast
# Easter Feaster
From The Daily Edge
# Easter Feaster

8 totally reasonable ways to have chocolate for breakfast

Apr 19th 2014, 9:30 AM 18,717 Views 7 Comments

It’s completely OK. Don’t let the haters tell you otherwise.

# easter-weekend - Friday 18 April, 2014

7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday
# Grand Friday
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Friday

7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday

Apr 18th 2014, 11:00 AM 5,996 Views 2 Comments

You’ve got to start thinking outside the box for these holidays.

# easter-weekend - Thursday 17 April, 2014

11 unmistakeable signs it's Holy Thursday
# The Last Supper
From The Daily Edge
# The Last Supper

11 unmistakeable signs it's Holy Thursday

Apr 17th 2014, 9:30 PM 37,007 Views 52 Comments

Happy Off-Licence Thursday.

# easter-weekend - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules - The Easter epic
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules - The Easter epic

Apr 8th 2012, 6:00 PM 4 Views 3 Comments

What happens when two rival live Passion Plays collide? This and the other Easter Weekend happenings from the (not) Primate of All Ireland.

# easter-weekend - Saturday 23 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Apr 23rd 2011, 7:24 PM 2,221 Views 0 Comments

More deaths in Syria; a man appears in court in Ronan Kerr murder probe; an NFL star is stabbed; possible trouble ahead in Iran; and what do David Beckham and the Crown Prince of Bahrain have in common? The Daily Fix reveals all…

# easter-weekend - Friday 22 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Apr 22nd 2011, 8:02 PM 3,446 Views 0 Comments

Deadly protests in Syria; arrests in Northern Ireland; riots in Bristol; the Pope in space (not really); and men being nailed to a cross (really). It’s all the Daily Fix…

# easter-weekend - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Suncream, check. Chocolate, check. Smile, check.
# Weather
# Weather

Suncream, check. Chocolate, check. Smile, check.

Apr 21st 2011, 8:48 AM 704 Views 4 Comments

We’re set for a (mostly) dry and sunny Easter weekend.