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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

At least it’s not snow.

# easter-weekend - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

There will be major rail disruptions during the Easter weekend

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

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

They had been on strike for 21 days.

# easter-weekend - Monday 25 April, 2016

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

# easter-weekend - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Luas strike to go ahead on Easter Sunday and Monday

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"

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?

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

Quick! Get the swimming togs! QUICK!

# easter-weekend - Saturday 19 April, 2014

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

8 totally reasonable ways to have chocolate for breakfast

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

# easter-weekend - Friday 18 April, 2014

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

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

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

# easter-weekend - Thursday 17 April, 2014

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

11 unmistakeable signs it's Holy Thursday

Happy Off-Licence Thursday.

# easter-weekend - Sunday 8 April, 2012

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

Column: Cardinal Rules - The Easter epic

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

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 This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

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.

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