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#Halloween

# halloween - Thursday 1 November, 2018

The 13 greatest Irish Halloween costumes of 2018
# Halloween
From The Daily Edge
# Halloween

The 13 greatest Irish Halloween costumes of 2018

Nov 1st 2018, 2:41 PM 16,487 Views 0 Comments

Outstanding.

Cars driven onto bonfires and firework injuries: Dublin Fire Brigade received 900 calls last night
# Halloween Night
# Halloween Night

Cars driven onto bonfires and firework injuries: Dublin Fire Brigade received 900 calls last night

Nov 1st 2018, 7:33 AM 51,542 Views 61 Comments

A full fleet of over 100 firefighters were out to cope with the callouts on one of the busiest night of the year.

# halloween - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Dublin Fire Brigade is dealing with a huge amount of fires spread out across the city tonight
# Halloween
# Halloween

Dublin Fire Brigade is dealing with a huge amount of fires spread out across the city tonight

Updated Oct 31st 2018, 10:40 PM 59,780 Views 83 Comments

Halloween is one of the busiest days of the year for the force.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Oct 31st 2018, 9:02 PM 11,068 Views 0 Comments

Nóirín O’Sullivan’s new job, Dublin Fire Brigade deals with Halloween bonfires and the latest on the Jamal Khashoggi killing – It’s the evening fix.

Irish Halloween traditions: 'A salt herring, eaten before bed, would ensure that one’s future spouse would appear in a dream'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Irish Halloween traditions: 'A salt herring, eaten before bed, would ensure that one’s future spouse would appear in a dream'

Oct 31st 2018, 7:00 PM 13,091 Views 13 Comments

Archivist Jonny Dillon talks us through some of Ireland’s most interesting Halloween traditions from through the years.

You'll be delighted to hear that the woman who has sex with ghosts is now engaged to her ghost boyfriend
# Amethyst Realm
From The Daily Edge
# Amethyst Realm

You'll be delighted to hear that the woman who has sex with ghosts is now engaged to her ghost boyfriend

Oct 31st 2018, 10:28 AM 11,188 Views 4 Comments

Just in time for Halloween.

# halloween - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Parents Panel: Readers share what their kids are dressing up as for Halloween this year
# Parents Panel
# Parents Panel

Parents Panel: Readers share what their kids are dressing up as for Halloween this year

Oct 30th 2018, 5:18 PM 1,279 Views 0 Comments

Butterflies, cowboys… and one ‘vampire-skeleton-zombie-witch’.

# halloween - Monday 29 October, 2018

OPINION: Don't let your dog greet trick-or-treaters and other tips to keep your pet stress-free
# Halloween
# Halloween

OPINION: Don't let your dog greet trick-or-treaters and other tips to keep your pet stress-free

Oct 29th 2018, 8:30 PM 11,688 Views 4 Comments

Una O’Toole of the Irish Blue Cross talks us through some ways you can safeguard your pets this Halloween.

Here's a roundup of all the best celeb Halloween costumes (so far)
# Halloween
From The Daily Edge
# Halloween

Here's a roundup of all the best celeb Halloween costumes (so far)

Oct 29th 2018, 3:02 PM 7,274 Views 2 Comments

This is what Halloween looks like without a budget.

Ireland in a snapshot: Being reminded of our own mortality
# Moloney's Eye
# Moloney's Eye

Ireland in a snapshot: Being reminded of our own mortality

Oct 29th 2018, 1:00 PM 31,712 Views 5 Comments

Each week, photographer and filmmaker Donal Moloney shares a small piece of Ireland that reflects the bigger picture.

Poll: Will you be dressing up for Halloween this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you be dressing up for Halloween this year?

Oct 29th 2018, 8:30 AM 21,648 Views 35 Comments

Will you be donning a costume – or is it something you leave to the children these days?

# halloween - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Everything you need to know to keep yourself, your kids and your pets safe this Halloween
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Everything you need to know to keep yourself, your kids and your pets safe this Halloween

Oct 28th 2018, 8:00 PM 13,545 Views 5 Comments

Emergency services do not want to see a repeat of Halloween-related injuries they have seen in previous years.

Poll: Do you even bother celebrating Halloween?
# Spooky Ooky
From The Daily Edge
# Spooky Ooky

Poll: Do you even bother celebrating Halloween?

Oct 28th 2018, 6:00 PM 5,069 Views 6 Comments

Just a few more sleeps.

5 offerings on Netflix if you plan to scare yourself senseless this weekend
# Halloween Viewing
From The Daily Edge
# Halloween Viewing

5 offerings on Netflix if you plan to scare yourself senseless this weekend

Oct 28th 2018, 3:00 PM 8,729 Views 0 Comments

Make the most of the season, people.

# halloween - Saturday 27 October, 2018

People warned that cosmetic contact lenses could lead to vision loss
# Halloween
# Halloween

People warned that cosmetic contact lenses could lead to vision loss

Oct 27th 2018, 5:00 PM 16,695 Views 12 Comments

The supply of contact lenses without an eye examination and prescription is illegal.

# halloween - Friday 26 October, 2018

6 of the best... barmbracks and fruit cakes for a Halloween treat
# 6 Of The Best
# 6 Of The Best

6 of the best... barmbracks and fruit cakes for a Halloween treat

Oct 26th 2018, 10:35 AM 1,002 Views 0 Comments

Is there a ring in yours?

# halloween - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Shrunken head punch, anyone? 3 gruesomely good ideas for a Halloween feast
# Trick Or Treat
# Trick Or Treat

Shrunken head punch, anyone? 3 gruesomely good ideas for a Halloween feast

Oct 25th 2018, 5:04 PM 5,560 Views 0 Comments

Grisly guacamole, bloody brownies and more. Read on… IF YOU DARE.

# halloween - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

It's that time of year again: Halloween isn't a valid excuse for wearing blackface
# Blackface
From The Daily Edge
# Blackface

It's that time of year again: Halloween isn't a valid excuse for wearing blackface

Oct 24th 2018, 6:35 PM 6,573 Views 4 Comments

Megyn Kelly’s comments about blackface were a little infuriating.

9 of Ireland's most dramatic ruined churches, in photos
# Snapshot
# Snapshot

9 of Ireland's most dramatic ruined churches, in photos

Oct 24th 2018, 4:38 PM 1,083 Views 0 Comments

Is there anywhere more Halloween-appropriate than a ruined church? Perhaps not.

# halloween - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Here's what to watch on Netflix while you're ignoring the doorbell this Halloween
# Netflix
From The Daily Edge
# Netflix

Here's what to watch on Netflix while you're ignoring the doorbell this Halloween

Oct 23rd 2018, 8:00 AM 5,811 Views 0 Comments

Getting up and down every five minutes to trick or treaters? No thanks.

# halloween - Monday 22 October, 2018

Dublin firefighters stage explosive demonstration to warn kids of dangers of fireworks
# Be Safe Stay Safe
# Be Safe Stay Safe

Dublin firefighters stage explosive demonstration to warn kids of dangers of fireworks

Oct 22nd 2018, 2:30 PM 10,249 Views 5 Comments

A group of schoolchildren were shown the devastating injuries that can be caused by fireworks.

700 Halloween items seized at Dublin Port last year for not meeting EU safety standards
# Flammable
# Flammable

700 Halloween items seized at Dublin Port last year for not meeting EU safety standards

Oct 22nd 2018, 6:10 AM 6,505 Views 8 Comments

“Don’t let Halloween be more frightening this year than it should be,” an Irish safety watchdog warned.

# halloween - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Choose Your Favourite Witch And We'll Give You A Halloween Movie To Watch
# Halloween
From The Daily Edge
# Halloween

Choose Your Favourite Witch And We'll Give You A Halloween Movie To Watch

Oct 21st 2018, 11:00 AM 5,698 Views 0 Comments

Wholesome, non-scary Halloween movies only.

# halloween - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Worried about your pet being frightened this Halloween? Experts advise on how to keep them calm
# Fright Night
# Fright Night

Worried about your pet being frightened this Halloween? Experts advise on how to keep them calm

Oct 14th 2018, 7:45 AM 19,015 Views 28 Comments

Pet owners will be well aware of how much of a scary time it can be for animals at this time of year.

# halloween - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

'Really busy, all day and all night' - Fire crews just had one of their busiest Halloweens in years
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Really busy, all day and all night' - Fire crews just had one of their busiest Halloweens in years

Nov 1st 2017, 8:15 AM 19,823 Views 20 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade dealt with 1,100 calls.

The 19 greatest Irish Halloween costumes of 2017
# Quality
From The Daily Edge
# Quality

The 19 greatest Irish Halloween costumes of 2017

Nov 1st 2017, 8:08 AM 18,572 Views 5 Comments

Above and beyond.

# halloween - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Dublin Fire Brigade is dealing with an awful lot of fires spread out across the city tonight
# Halloween
# Halloween

Dublin Fire Brigade is dealing with an awful lot of fires spread out across the city tonight

Oct 31st 2017, 10:45 PM 48,256 Views 55 Comments

Halloween is one of the busiest days of the year for the force.

France's answer to The Great British Bake Off had Halloween week and it was something else
# Gbbo
From The Daily Edge
# Gbbo

France's answer to The Great British Bake Off had Halloween week and it was something else

Oct 31st 2017, 9:00 PM 7,389 Views 0 Comments

Soggy bottoms, only spookier.

The spooooooky stories behind 6 Dublin landmarks
# Copperfaced Jack
From The Daily Edge
# Copperfaced Jack

The spooooooky stories behind 6 Dublin landmarks

Oct 31st 2017, 8:00 AM 9,558 Views 2 Comments

There isn’t a landmark in the city without one, to be fair.

# halloween - Monday 30 October, 2017

What Do You Actually Deserve To Get In Your Trick Or Treat Bag?
# Nuts Or Sweets
From The Daily Edge
# Nuts Or Sweets

What Do You Actually Deserve To Get In Your Trick Or Treat Bag?

Oct 30th 2017, 7:30 PM 6,606 Views 0 Comments

We will look into your heart and find out if you truly deserve monkey nuts.

An ode to the traditionally Irish 'black sack' Halloween costume
# Growingupirish
From The Daily Edge
# Growingupirish

An ode to the traditionally Irish 'black sack' Halloween costume

Oct 30th 2017, 6:00 PM 7,145 Views 4 Comments

Take us back to the good old bin bag days.

The best spots to see tonight's Macnas Halloween parade in Dublin
# Ghost Steps
# Ghost Steps

The best spots to see tonight's Macnas Halloween parade in Dublin

Oct 30th 2017, 10:30 AM 30,880 Views 10 Comments

Let’s get our spooky spectacle on.

'Only for Hallowe’en surviving in America, it probably would have died out here'
# Column
# Column

'Only for Hallowe’en surviving in America, it probably would have died out here'

Oct 30th 2017, 8:30 AM 21,563 Views 53 Comments

We have an underlying lack of confidence in Ireland and continually throw the baby out with the bathwater, writes Michael Fortune.

# halloween - Sunday 29 October, 2017

17 signs you might actually be a banshee
# Just Girly Things
From The Daily Edge
# Just Girly Things

17 signs you might actually be a banshee

Oct 29th 2017, 9:30 PM 18,987 Views 3 Comments

We know you’ve been wondering.

What Did You Get In The Barmbrack?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

What Did You Get In The Barmbrack?

Oct 29th 2017, 6:00 PM 7,847 Views 1 Comment

Your fortune awaits.

Poll: Are you dressing up this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you dressing up this year?

Oct 29th 2017, 10:41 AM 16,374 Views 34 Comments

Help the Halloween party?

# halloween - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Here's what the cast of Hocus Pocus looks like, 24 years on
# Thackery Binx
From The Daily Edge
# Thackery Binx

Here's what the cast of Hocus Pocus looks like, 24 years on

Oct 28th 2017, 4:55 PM 21,165 Views 1 Comment

Queen Bette remains flawless.

Here's why you shouldn't wear novelty contact lenses this Halloween
# Eye Damage
# Eye Damage

Here's why you shouldn't wear novelty contact lenses this Halloween

Oct 28th 2017, 9:45 AM 23,096 Views 18 Comments

“Cosmetic or coloured contact lenses are often advertised as a fun product to wear but in reality they are extremely dangerous.”

'Fear is an essential part of who we are': Here's why people watch horror films
# Here's Johnny
# Here's Johnny

'Fear is an essential part of who we are': Here's why people watch horror films

Oct 28th 2017, 8:15 AM 10,479 Views 24 Comments

“Why do we have Halloween? We like a bit of a purge to explore our darker side.”

# halloween - Friday 27 October, 2017

7 fearsome family events for Halloween weekend
# Free Fun
# Free Fun

7 fearsome family events for Halloween weekend

Oct 27th 2017, 6:00 PM 19,609 Views 40 Comments

Free fun for everyone.