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# easter - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

Opinion: Dissident Republican ÓNH issued a warning to Loyalists - what does this mean?
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Opinion: Dissident Republican ÓNH issued a warning to Loyalists - what does this mean?

Apr 19th 2022, 7:00 PM 29,472 Views 13 Comments

Historian Dieter Reinisch looks at events organised by paramilitary groups over Easter in Northern Ireland and says they illustrate a worrying shift.

# easter - Monday 18 April, 2022

Poll: Have you eaten any chocolate eggs this Easter weekend?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you eaten any chocolate eggs this Easter weekend?

Apr 18th 2022, 10:15 AM 40,845 Views 24 Comments

It’s Easter Monday.

# easter - Saturday 16 April, 2022

Dart services between Grand Canal and Greystones suspended this Easter bank holiday weekend
# Plan Ahead
# Plan Ahead

Dart services between Grand Canal and Greystones suspended this Easter bank holiday weekend

Apr 16th 2022, 6:30 AM 32,562 Views 31 Comments

Irish Rail has advised customers that revised timetables are in place on all routes, with bus transfers serving lines that have been closed.

# easter - Friday 15 April, 2022

Drivers warned to be careful on the roads this Easter weekend
# Easter
# Easter

Drivers warned to be careful on the roads this Easter weekend

Apr 15th 2022, 6:30 AM 14,497 Views 17 Comments

50 people have lost their lives on Irish roads to date – compared to 29 up to the same date last year.

# easter - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Coast Guard, RNLI and Water Safety Ireland issue joint warning ahead of bank holiday weekend
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Coast Guard, RNLI and Water Safety Ireland issue joint warning ahead of bank holiday weekend

Apr 14th 2022, 8:36 PM 14,632 Views 10 Comments

The organisations are advising people to take care in and on the water or along the coastline.

# easter - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

DAA urges passengers not to arrive too early for flights over Easter weekend
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA urges passengers not to arrive too early for flights over Easter weekend

Apr 12th 2022, 6:34 PM 31,491 Views 27 Comments

In a statement, the daa said that passengers should arrive at Dublin Airport up to three and a half hours before their flight.

# easter - Friday 18 March, 2022

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet?

Mar 18th 2022, 1:11 PM 25,513 Views 21 Comments

It’s 30 days until Easter Sunday.

# easter - Sunday 4 April, 2021

Quiz: How well do you know these famous bunnies?
# Easter Quiz
# Easter Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know these famous bunnies?

Apr 4th 2021, 10:00 PM 50,366 Views 18 Comments

Here’s your Easter Sunday quiz.

# easter - Saturday 3 April, 2021

Easter Fare: Shane Rigney shares a recipe for roast lamb, the time-honoured favourite
# Saturday Serving
# Saturday Serving

Easter Fare: Shane Rigney shares a recipe for roast lamb, the time-honoured favourite

Apr 3rd 2021, 7:30 AM 17,490 Views 15 Comments

Chef Shane Rigney looks at the history of an Easter favourite, the roast lamb and shares a tasty recipe.

# easter - Friday 2 April, 2021

Poll: Will you watch a religious service online over Easter?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you watch a religious service online over Easter?

Apr 2nd 2021, 9:25 AM 45,548 Views 121 Comments

Under the current Level 5 restrictions, public Mass cannot take place.

# easter - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Dry and sunny few days ahead before wintry conditions to hit country on Easter Sunday
# A MIXED BAG
# A MIXED BAG

Dry and sunny few days ahead before wintry conditions to hit country on Easter Sunday

Apr 1st 2021, 9:50 AM 26,156 Views 17 Comments

Temperatures are to drop as low as -2 degrees on Sunday night.

# easter - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Gardaí say family and holiday home visits are not essential journeys ahead of Easter weekend
# Long Weekend
# Long Weekend

Gardaí say family and holiday home visits are not essential journeys ahead of Easter weekend

Mar 31st 2021, 10:00 PM 48,519 Views 81 Comments

The force also appealed to people not to organise or go to house parties.

# easter - Monday 29 March, 2021

Poll: Are you still doing Lent?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you still doing Lent?

Mar 29th 2021, 9:08 AM 34,296 Views 46 Comments

It’s less than a week until Easter Sunday.

# easter - Sunday 28 March, 2021

14 injured in suicide bomb attack at Indonesian cathedral
# Palm Sunday
# Palm Sunday

14 injured in suicide bomb attack at Indonesian cathedral

Mar 28th 2021, 12:54 PM 12,686 Views 2 Comments

A church security guard tried to prevent the motorbike from entering when the blast occurred.

# easter - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Poll: Is it too early to start eating Easter eggs?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it too early to start eating Easter eggs?

Mar 21st 2021, 10:18 AM 36,117 Views 46 Comments

It’s two weeks until Easter Sunday.

# easter - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet?

Mar 7th 2021, 9:14 AM 30,211 Views 42 Comments

Today marks four weeks from Easter Sunday.

# easter - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Poll: Should restrictions be eased to allow for religious celebrations over Easter?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should restrictions be eased to allow for religious celebrations over Easter?

Feb 20th 2021, 3:20 PM 72,627 Views 154 Comments

Archbishop Eamon Martin spoke with the Taoiseach about reducing restrictions yesterday.

Catholic Church leaders urge Taoiseach and government to allow Easter celebrations
# Archbishop Eamon Martin
# Archbishop Eamon Martin

Catholic Church leaders urge Taoiseach and government to allow Easter celebrations

Feb 20th 2021, 11:20 AM 49,087 Views 219 Comments

Archbishop Eamon Martin also urged Ministers to allow more people to attend funerals of loved ones during the pandemic.

# easter - Monday 13 April, 2020

'Music for Hope': Millions watch Andrea Bocelli perform concert from empty Milan cathedral
# The Lone Tenor
# The Lone Tenor

'Music for Hope': Millions watch Andrea Bocelli perform concert from empty Milan cathedral

Apr 13th 2020, 7:30 AM 65,056 Views 50 Comments

The concert was streamed online and is #1 on Youtube’s trending list.

# easter - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Quiz: Are these Easter traditions real or made up?
# Holy Week
# Holy Week

Quiz: Are these Easter traditions real or made up?

Apr 12th 2020, 10:00 PM 59,179 Views 28 Comments

Separate the fact from fiction.

Police catch Paris church holding secret Easter mass
# Secret Mass
# Secret Mass

Police catch Paris church holding secret Easter mass

Apr 12th 2020, 7:42 PM 81,076 Views 95 Comments

Religious services and all gatherings have been banned in France for the past month.

# easter - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Please don't feed your dog Easter eggs, says Dogs Trust
# Dogs Trust
# Dogs Trust

Please don't feed your dog Easter eggs, says Dogs Trust

Apr 11th 2020, 8:00 PM 19,932 Views 32 Comments

Dark chocolate is especially toxic for dogs, so keep it in a place where they can’t sniff it out.

# easter - Friday 10 April, 2020

Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent?

Apr 10th 2020, 9:40 AM 37,417 Views 77 Comments

And, if so, did you stick to it?

Restrictions set to be extended - but could be eased in the 'next couple of weeks'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Restrictions set to be extended - but could be eased in the 'next couple of weeks'

Apr 10th 2020, 9:19 AM 130,947 Views 130 Comments

Dr Cillian De Gascun stressed that things will not immediately be going back to normal.

# easter - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Rescue services urge public to avoid water-based exercise while Covid-19 restrictions are in place
# Stay On Your Feet
# Stay On Your Feet

Rescue services urge public to avoid water-based exercise while Covid-19 restrictions are in place

Apr 9th 2020, 9:57 PM 34,550 Views 26 Comments

It’s feared rescue crews and emergency services could face by being unnecessarily exposed to the coronavirus.

Quiz: How well do you know your biblical figures?
# Easter
# Easter

Quiz: How well do you know your biblical figures?

Apr 9th 2020, 9:30 PM 57,537 Views 60 Comments

Do you know your Peters from your Pauls?

# easter - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Taoiseach appeals to members of the public not to travel to holiday homes this Easter weekend
# Caravan Park
# Caravan Park

Taoiseach appeals to members of the public not to travel to holiday homes this Easter weekend

Apr 7th 2020, 2:49 PM 65,730 Views 128 Comments

Some fear the long weekend and milder weather would draw people out of their homes.

# easter - Monday 6 April, 2020

Taoiseach says there are risks to lifting restrictions too soon and county-by-county
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Taoiseach says there are risks to lifting restrictions too soon and county-by-county

Apr 6th 2020, 2:55 PM 210,389 Views 133 Comments

Advice on whether restrictions should be extended will be given later this week.

# easter - Sunday 5 April, 2020

'Dear friends, look at the real heroes': Pope Francis begins Holy Week celebrations without the public
# Easter
# Easter

'Dear friends, look at the real heroes': Pope Francis begins Holy Week celebrations without the public

Apr 5th 2020, 3:03 PM 22,677 Views 82 Comments

Normally, tens of thousands of pilgrims would have attended Easter Week services.

# easter - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Poll: When is it acceptable to start eating Easter eggs?
# Eggscelent
# Eggscelent

Poll: When is it acceptable to start eating Easter eggs?

Apr 4th 2020, 8:38 AM 28,484 Views 46 Comments

Easter Sunday is just over a week away – but will you be having an egg?

# easter - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter egg already this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter egg already this year?

Mar 22nd 2020, 9:57 AM 20,083 Views 28 Comments

It’s just three weeks until Easter Sunday.

# easter - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet?

Mar 14th 2020, 10:22 AM 31,835 Views 53 Comments

Tomorrow is four weeks from Easter Sunday.

# easter - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Opinion: A variety of non-Christian historical sources support the idea that Jesus rose from the dead
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: A variety of non-Christian historical sources support the idea that Jesus rose from the dead

Apr 21st 2019, 1:00 PM 50,345 Views 200 Comments

The eyewitnesses to the resurrection were willing to die for their faith – but who would die for a lie, writes Thomas Finegan.

Poll: Are you going to a religious service today?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Are you going to a religious service today?

Apr 21st 2019, 9:48 AM 33,063 Views 159 Comments

Today is a day when mass attendance is higher than usual.

# easter - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Poll: Did you make it through to the end of Lent?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you make it through to the end of Lent?

Apr 20th 2019, 9:42 AM 21,979 Views 47 Comments

It’s not always easy to make it through the 40 days.

# easter - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Pet owners urged be wary over Easter as experts warn of poisoning risks
# Bad Eggs
# Bad Eggs

Pet owners urged be wary over Easter as experts warn of poisoning risks

Apr 18th 2019, 1:08 PM 17,279 Views 13 Comments

Some traditional Easter treats and gifts can be dangerous to animals.

# easter - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Good Friday in store as temperatures expected to hit 21 degrees over Easter weekend
# Sun Of God
# Sun Of God

Good Friday in store as temperatures expected to hit 21 degrees over Easter weekend

Apr 17th 2019, 10:40 AM 22,370 Views 18 Comments

Ireland will see dry and settled weather this weekend.

# easter - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Taoiseach says final tender for broadband plan is 'many multiples' of the original estimated cost
# National Broadband Plan
# National Broadband Plan

Taoiseach says final tender for broadband plan is 'many multiples' of the original estimated cost

Feb 27th 2019, 1:17 PM 19,849 Views 93 Comments

The Taoiseach said he will make a decision on the final bidder before Easter.

# easter - Thursday 5 April, 2018

10 things you learned about your parents when you went home for Easter
# The Homestead
From The Daily Edge
# The Homestead

10 things you learned about your parents when you went home for Easter

Apr 5th 2018, 9:00 PM 7,453 Views 0 Comments

They’re definitely still mad for the landline, anyway.

# easter - Monday 2 April, 2018

The Trumps stood beside a giant bunny today and Donald hailed his military spending
# Egg Roll
# Egg Roll

The Trumps stood beside a giant bunny today and Donald hailed his military spending

Apr 2nd 2018, 6:50 PM 22,547 Views 41 Comments

The annual Easter Egg Roll was held in the White House.

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