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#Halloween

# halloween - Monday 30 October, 2017

'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 21,570 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 24,369 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 8,034 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 16,377 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 22,109 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 23,130 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 10,510 Views 21 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 19,666 Views 38 Comments

Free fun for everyone.

# halloween - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Poll: Will you be making or buying this year's Halloween costumes?
# Family Poll
# Family Poll

Poll: Will you be making or buying this year's Halloween costumes?

Oct 25th 2017, 5:02 PM 366 Views 0 Comments

The October holiday has become a billion-euro industry worldwide.

# halloween - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Gardai issue Halloween warning after woman lost control of car in egg throwing incident
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardai issue Halloween warning after woman lost control of car in egg throwing incident

Oct 24th 2017, 7:29 PM 23,949 Views 54 Comments

Gardaí also warned about the dangers associated with operating fireworks.

# halloween - Monday 23 October, 2017

Halloween party? We have a petrifying playlist for you
# Monster Mashup
# Monster Mashup

Halloween party? We have a petrifying playlist for you

Oct 23rd 2017, 9:30 PM 10,736 Views 19 Comments

The devil has the best tunes.

Over 700 unsafe Halloween products destroyed
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Over 700 unsafe Halloween products destroyed

Oct 23rd 2017, 5:37 PM 11,185 Views 14 Comments

The products were seized at Dublin Port and were destroyed when it was found that they did not meet the required safety standards.

7 of the spookiest places around Ireland for a Halloween road trip
# Haunted Ireland
# Haunted Ireland

7 of the spookiest places around Ireland for a Halloween road trip

Oct 23rd 2017, 3:46 PM 8,684 Views 3 Comments

Buckle up for some spine tingling drives across the Emerald Isle.

# halloween - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Dublin Fire Brigade to use drones 'extensively' in the run up to Halloween
# Bonfires
# Bonfires

Dublin Fire Brigade to use drones 'extensively' in the run up to Halloween

Oct 21st 2017, 4:00 PM 12,476 Views 27 Comments

It will also use a live feed showing bonfires and other incidents similar to the one used for Storm Ophelia.

# halloween - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

13 photos of the Leinster rugby team getting the shite scared out of them at the Nightmare Realm
# Fright Night
From The Daily Edge
# Fright Night

13 photos of the Leinster rugby team getting the shite scared out of them at the Nightmare Realm

Oct 18th 2017, 4:59 PM 10,789 Views 0 Comments

The best thing about Halloween.

13 photos of the Leinster rugby team getting the shite scared out of them at the Nightmare Realm
# The Breakdown
From The42
# The Breakdown

13 photos of the Leinster rugby team getting the shite scared out of them at the Nightmare Realm

Oct 18th 2017, 4:10 PM 23,288 Views 10 Comments

Scarier than a Joe Schmidt video session.

Poll: Would you report wood being stockpiled for bonfires?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you report wood being stockpiled for bonfires?

Oct 18th 2017, 9:35 AM 15,545 Views 54 Comments

It’s getting closer to Halloween.

# halloween - Saturday 14 October, 2017

People asked to report stockpiling of bonfire materials ahead of Halloween
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

People asked to report stockpiling of bonfire materials ahead of Halloween

Oct 14th 2017, 8:00 AM 8,320 Views 36 Comments

Dublin City Council said it wants everyone to have a safe and enjoyable Halloween.

# halloween - Saturday 7 October, 2017

10 horror movies on Netflix right now that'll scare you silly
# A Heckin Spook
From The Daily Edge
# A Heckin Spook

10 horror movies on Netflix right now that'll scare you silly

Oct 7th 2017, 4:04 PM 20,692 Views 13 Comments

(And some that will scare you mildly, if you’re a scaredy cat like us.)

# halloween - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

9 accessories from the ASOS Halloween range that are actually really cute
# Accessorise Accessorise
From The Daily Edge
# Accessorise Accessorise

9 accessories from the ASOS Halloween range that are actually really cute

Oct 3rd 2017, 6:53 PM 6,847 Views 3 Comments

For those who like a hint of spooky in their everyday wear.

12 questionable 'sexy' costumes you can get for Halloween 2017
# Bringing Sexy Back
From The Daily Edge
# Bringing Sexy Back

12 questionable 'sexy' costumes you can get for Halloween 2017

Oct 3rd 2017, 8:00 AM 11,332 Views 3 Comments

It’s the most wonderful tiiiiiiime of the yearrrrrr…

# halloween - Friday 29 September, 2017

People have very mixed feelings about the upcoming Disney remake of Hocus Pocus
# Halloween
From The Daily Edge
# Halloween

People have very mixed feelings about the upcoming Disney remake of Hocus Pocus

Sep 29th 2017, 8:14 AM 5,017 Views 4 Comments

If it’s not broken, don’t fix it.

# halloween - Sunday 24 September, 2017

How Much Of A Scaredy Cat Are You?
# Mysterious And Spooky
From The Daily Edge
# Mysterious And Spooky

How Much Of A Scaredy Cat Are You?

Sep 24th 2017, 9:30 PM 9,503 Views 5 Comments

BOO. *screams*

# halloween - Sunday 6 August, 2017

A 'world-class' Halloween could lure foreign tourists to Ireland's overlooked south-east
# Tourism
# Tourism

A 'world-class' Halloween could lure foreign tourists to Ireland's overlooked south-east

Aug 6th 2017, 3:30 PM 26,275 Views 40 Comments

Regions on the Ireland’s Ancient East trail are currently dominated by domestic visitors.

# halloween - Friday 4 November, 2016

10 of the most hilarious quips from Gogglebox Ireland last night
# In A Perfect World
From The Daily Edge
# In A Perfect World

10 of the most hilarious quips from Gogglebox Ireland last night

Nov 4th 2016, 10:17 AM 12,134 Views 4 Comments

The lads were on form.

# halloween - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

This mam dressed as her son is a late contender for best Halloween costume
# Halloween
From The Daily Edge
# Halloween

This mam dressed as her son is a late contender for best Halloween costume

Nov 2nd 2016, 2:14 PM 8,857 Views 1 Comment

It’s spot on.

# halloween - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

A lovely dad passed out sweets on a plane so his daughter could go trick-or-treating
# Trick Or Treat
From The Daily Edge
# Trick Or Treat

A lovely dad passed out sweets on a plane so his daughter could go trick-or-treating

Nov 1st 2016, 8:27 AM 18,885 Views 1 Comment

What a hero.

Dublin Fire Brigade dealt with hundreds of calls on Halloween night
# Halloween
# Halloween

Dublin Fire Brigade dealt with hundreds of calls on Halloween night

Nov 1st 2016, 7:57 AM 18,188 Views 28 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade hailed the night as a success as there were no Halloween-related injuries.

# halloween - Monday 31 October, 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade has received over 100 callouts since noon
# On Call
# On Call

Dublin Fire Brigade has received over 100 callouts since noon

Oct 31st 2016, 7:18 PM 20,378 Views 47 Comments

The fire brigade has also urged all pet owners to bring their animals inside.

When it comes to making Halloween pumpkins, NASA's carving competition is the gold standard
# Pumpkings
# Pumpkings

When it comes to making Halloween pumpkins, NASA's carving competition is the gold standard

Oct 31st 2016, 6:00 PM 21,246 Views 2 Comments

These people know their way around a jack-o-lantern.

12 of the best celebrity Halloween costumes of 2016 (so far)
# Hrc
From The Daily Edge
# Hrc

12 of the best celebrity Halloween costumes of 2016 (so far)

Oct 31st 2016, 4:00 PM 11,225 Views 1 Comment

Stellar work.

NASA had a pumpkin carving contest and the entries are insanely good
# Halloween
From The Daily Edge
# Halloween

NASA had a pumpkin carving contest and the entries are insanely good

Oct 31st 2016, 2:26 PM 6,007 Views 1 Comment

Well our efforts were shit.

Just 17 of the funniest tweets about Halloween
# Spooky
From The Daily Edge
# Spooky

Just 17 of the funniest tweets about Halloween

Oct 31st 2016, 11:37 AM 8,146 Views 1 Comment

Happy Halloween.

"Everybody wants good weather tonight - I'm praying for rain"
# Bonfire Night
# Bonfire Night

"Everybody wants good weather tonight - I'm praying for rain"

Oct 31st 2016, 11:24 AM 22,026 Views 32 Comments

Tonight will be one of Dublin Fire Brigade’s busiest nights of the year.

A man dressed up as his cat for Halloween and its reaction was perfect
# Feline Scare
From The Daily Edge
# Feline Scare

A man dressed up as his cat for Halloween and its reaction was perfect

Oct 31st 2016, 10:22 AM 9,574 Views 0 Comments

Well he’s not happy.

Memories of growing up Irish... at Halloween
# Growing Up Irish
From The Daily Edge
# Growing Up Irish

Memories of growing up Irish... at Halloween

Oct 31st 2016, 9:30 AM 3,518 Views 0 Comments

A whole load of black sacks and monkey nuts.

Upside-down world of Macnas to take over Dublin this evening
# Follow The Weirder
# Follow The Weirder

Upside-down world of Macnas to take over Dublin this evening

Oct 31st 2016, 9:15 AM 24,506 Views 4 Comments

Spectators will get closer than ever to the spooktacular street performance in special twilight parade.

Watch: Archaeologists explore an ancient tomb beside the Hellfire Club
# Passage Grave
# Passage Grave

Watch: Archaeologists explore an ancient tomb beside the Hellfire Club

Oct 31st 2016, 8:14 AM 18,479 Views 5 Comments

A team led by Neil Jackman are attempting to uncover the site’s secrets.

# halloween - Sunday 30 October, 2016

'Samhain was an obvious time to commemorate the dead'
# History Of Halloween
# History Of Halloween

'Samhain was an obvious time to commemorate the dead'

Oct 30th 2016, 10:00 PM 21,837 Views 12 Comments

A historian talks us through some Halloween traditions, from preparing the house for spirits to trick or treating.

10 things that would happen if Scream was set in Ireland
# SCREAM
From The Daily Edge
# SCREAM

10 things that would happen if Scream was set in Ireland

Oct 30th 2016, 8:15 PM 7,934 Views 6 Comments

It would be a whole lot less spooky.