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Election posters need to be taken down by midnight tonight
# It's All Over
# It's All Over

Election posters need to be taken down by midnight tonight

Feb 15th 2020, 6:00 AM 24,211 Views 54 Comments

If you spot a poster around your area after today, contact your local authority.

'Cruel and disgusting' anti-PSNI recruitment posters appear in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

'Cruel and disgusting' anti-PSNI recruitment posters appear in Derry

Feb 12th 2020, 2:01 PM 21,173 Views 29 Comments

“Those responsible for erecting these posters have nothing to offer,” a Sinn Féin MLA said.

101 problems: Election posters blocking traffic signals and obstructing paths in Dublin
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

101 problems: Election posters blocking traffic signals and obstructing paths in Dublin

May 15th 2019, 12:05 AM 31,652 Views 81 Comments

Most complaints are about posters being at a height that is too low or are obstructing traffic signals and signs.

Candidates in more than 150 election areas to go poster free for upcoming elections
# Environment
# Environment

Candidates in more than 150 election areas to go poster free for upcoming elections

Apr 17th 2019, 10:20 PM 16,335 Views 54 Comments

After an eight-week campaign 91 candidates have said they are going poster free.

Safe zone law around GP clinics offering abortions will prohibit photos being taken of women
# Exclusion Zones
# Exclusion Zones

Safe zone law around GP clinics offering abortions will prohibit photos being taken of women

Dec 1st 2018, 7:15 AM 9,965 Views 33 Comments

Graphic posters were unfurled outside the Rotunda Hospital this summer were described by the minister as “despicable”.

Most Irish people want election campaign posters banned
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Most Irish people want election campaign posters banned

Oct 13th 2018, 8:30 AM 18,436 Views 41 Comments

In a survey of 1,000 adults, 77% responded that they wanted a ban on presidential posters.

Is it a crime to display graphic abortion imagery in public places?
# Causing Offence
# Causing Offence

Is it a crime to display graphic abortion imagery in public places?

Jun 20th 2018, 6:00 AM 16,542 Views 85 Comments

Some have argued that gardaí should be telling protesters to remove the imagery.

Here's how many complaints city councils got about referendum posters
# Eighth Ref
# Eighth Ref

Here's how many complaints city councils got about referendum posters

Jun 18th 2018, 6:10 AM 19,253 Views 13 Comments

Galway City Council got nine, while Dublin City Council got almost 300 over the same time period.

More than 150 complaints about 'graphic' and 'false' referendum posters sent to Dublin City Council
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

More than 150 complaints about 'graphic' and 'false' referendum posters sent to Dublin City Council

Jun 2nd 2018, 12:05 AM 24,492 Views 152 Comments

Office workers, parents, and staff at the Rotunda Hospital submitted complaints about graphic ‘Vote No’ posters.

Today's the final day for referendum posters to be removed
# End Of The Sign
# End Of The Sign

Today's the final day for referendum posters to be removed

Jun 1st 2018, 6:00 AM 11,437 Views 36 Comments

Any referendum posters in place after today are deemed to be in breach of the legislation and are subject to an on-the-spot litter fine of €150.

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí
# Reported
# Reported

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí

Apr 23rd 2018, 12:16 PM 15,895 Views 122 Comments

A member of the public sent a video of people removing the Yes posters in Limerick city to Jan O’Sullivan TD.

Tidy Towns groups across the country are asking campaigners not to put up posters
# Campaigning
# Campaigning

Tidy Towns groups across the country are asking campaigners not to put up posters

Apr 21st 2018, 7:30 AM 13,936 Views 162 Comments

This might be why some posters are missing in your town.

Together for Yes crowdfunding appeal tops half a million euro
# Posters
# Posters

Together for Yes crowdfunding appeal tops half a million euro

Apr 13th 2018, 9:47 PM 24,735 Views 210 Comments

The group says that the money will “put posters across the country”.

Expecting an election next year? Those pesky cable ties are here to stay
# All Tied Up
# All Tied Up

Expecting an election next year? Those pesky cable ties are here to stay

Dec 29th 2017, 6:00 AM 7,088 Views 15 Comments

There are still no plans to introduce legislation to compel election candidates to remove plastic ties that hold election posters in place.

McDonald: 'Burning of McGuinness effigy on loyalist bonfire was a hate crime'
# Condemned
# Condemned

McDonald: 'Burning of McGuinness effigy on loyalist bonfire was a hate crime'

Jul 20th 2017, 7:38 AM 18,599 Views 136 Comments

The Sinn Féin deputy leader said the burning of political posters must end.

A woman got revenge on her cheating boyfriend by plastering these posters all over town
# A Woman Scorned
From The Daily Edge
# A Woman Scorned

A woman got revenge on her cheating boyfriend by plastering these posters all over town

Jan 8th 2017, 12:00 PM 17,550 Views 8 Comments

“If she is so good in bed you can stay there!” Better than Jeremy Kyle, this.

Campaigners says posters advertising pro-choice march removed illegally in Dublin
# Abortion Rights Campaign
# Abortion Rights Campaign

Campaigners says posters advertising pro-choice march removed illegally in Dublin

Sep 18th 2016, 6:03 PM 16,098 Views 169 Comments

The Abortion Rights Campaign said its posters were removed in Rathmines and in some areas in the city centre.

Will Dublin ban election posters? Maybe. Probably not. It's complicated.
# Poles Apart
# Poles Apart

Will Dublin ban election posters? Maybe. Probably not. It's complicated.

Jul 26th 2016, 11:32 AM 9,325 Views 19 Comments

Even if councillors really wanted to get rid of the placards, they might not be able to.

Poll: Should election posters be banned in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should election posters be banned in Ireland?

Jul 15th 2016, 11:02 AM 23,140 Views 79 Comments

Politicians love them but the general public are not so keen.

Fed up with election posters? One council is looking at banning them
# Posterwatch
# Posterwatch

Fed up with election posters? One council is looking at banning them

Jul 15th 2016, 6:00 AM 14,549 Views 53 Comments

Councillors have voted unanimously to support a Green Party motion calling for South Dublin County Council to explore restricting them to designated areas.

Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary
# Clonmel
# Clonmel

Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary

Feb 22nd 2016, 8:59 AM 20,069 Views 82 Comments

A party spokesperson said the posters were all removed after it was brought to their attention.

Blocking traffic lights and parking in disabled spaces - the poster wars are still raging
# Up The Pole
# Up The Pole

Blocking traffic lights and parking in disabled spaces - the poster wars are still raging

Feb 17th 2016, 3:40 PM 22,105 Views 51 Comments

A number of incidents have been spotted.

Here's what our political parties have spent on election posters *
# Poster Pin Ups
# Poster Pin Ups

Here's what our political parties have spent on election posters *

Feb 7th 2016, 7:45 AM 23,228 Views 52 Comments

The ones that would tell us that is. TheJournal.ie asked all parties in the general election what their poster budget amounted to – here’s what we found out.

Youths cut down Labour, Fianna Fáil and Green candidate posters in Dún Laoghaire
# Poster Wars
# Poster Wars

Youths cut down Labour, Fianna Fáil and Green candidate posters in Dún Laoghaire

Feb 5th 2016, 5:55 PM 40,545 Views 160 Comments

The youths said they were “cleaning up the area”.

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?

Feb 4th 2016, 9:25 AM 28,659 Views 110 Comments

Are there enough alternative ways to reach out to voters?

The primitive power of election posters cannot be underestimated
# Opinion
# Opinion

The primitive power of election posters cannot be underestimated

Feb 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 1,579 Views 44 Comments

With the power of social media, one might wonder if there is a better way for election candidates to communicate directly with voters, writes Jason O’Sullivan.

Fine Gael councillor's posters defaced with swastikas
# Damage
# Damage

Fine Gael councillor's posters defaced with swastikas

Jan 25th 2016, 6:05 PM 26,761 Views 222 Comments

Colm Brophy woke up on Sunday to find around two-dozen of his posters spray painted with the Nazi symbol.

'Completely different': Peter Mathews says he's not copying Fine Gael colours
# Poster Boy
# Poster Boy

'Completely different': Peter Mathews says he's not copying Fine Gael colours

Jan 18th 2016, 3:54 PM 22,031 Views 51 Comments

“Anyone with an eye for art will see.”

It's been a week for political posters - and now Sinn Féin have had a crack at one of their own
# Pot Calling Kettle
# Pot Calling Kettle

It's been a week for political posters - and now Sinn Féin have had a crack at one of their own

Jan 17th 2016, 6:37 PM 28,568 Views 179 Comments

The new poster has a cartoon-dig at the health policies of both Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael.

Is this the first poster of the general election campaign?
# Billboard
# Billboard

Is this the first poster of the general election campaign?

Oct 20th 2015, 3:35 PM 17,510 Views 104 Comments

Sinn Féin are erecting billboards across the country from today.

Should we limit the number of election posters candidates can have?
# Going Postal
# Going Postal

Should we limit the number of election posters candidates can have?

Jul 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 13,510 Views 61 Comments

One Senator thinks 400 is plenty, but not everyone agrees.

Referendum Commissioner says he wouldn't like to see posters regulated 'North Korean style'
# Express Yourself
# Express Yourself

Referendum Commissioner says he wouldn't like to see posters regulated 'North Korean style'

May 21st 2015, 1:55 PM 8,528 Views 53 Comments

The Commissioner is encouraging people to get out and vote tomorrow.

Are these posters illegal? Labour says they're not
# Poster Wars
# Poster Wars

Are these posters illegal? Labour says they're not

May 14th 2015, 6:05 AM 21,026 Views 206 Comments

Mattie McGrath says they are.

The No campaign's posters keep getting defaced and ripped down
# Marriage Ref
# Marriage Ref

The No campaign's posters keep getting defaced and ripped down

Apr 29th 2015, 6:11 AM 26,744 Views 306 Comments

The Mother and Fathers Matter group is yet to report any incidents to the police.

The 'Yes' campaign responds to accusations of pulling down 'No' posters
# Mothers And Fathers Matter
# Mothers And Fathers Matter

The 'Yes' campaign responds to accusations of pulling down 'No' posters

Apr 24th 2015, 2:50 PM 28,646 Views 240 Comments

Posters had mainly been pulled down in the Dublin area.

Marriage referendum posters are technically allowed to say anything...
# Same-Sex
# Same-Sex

Marriage referendum posters are technically allowed to say anything...

Apr 21st 2015, 9:15 PM 26,819 Views 234 Comments

Do some cross a line?

Enterprising people are selling The Interview posters for hundreds of dollars online
# Flog It
From The Daily Edge
# Flog It

Enterprising people are selling The Interview posters for hundreds of dollars online

Dec 19th 2014, 4:23 PM 1,407 Views 0 Comments

And people are buying them.

These bent posters for the iPhone 6 are all kinds of unfortunate
# The Bends
From The Daily Edge
# The Bends

These bent posters for the iPhone 6 are all kinds of unfortunate

Oct 3rd 2014, 12:12 PM 4,346 Views 1 Comment

#Bendgate just won’t die.

Aaron McKenna: A citizen’s guide to fighting the scourge of cable ties left on lamp posts
# Clean Up
# Clean Up

Aaron McKenna: A citizen’s guide to fighting the scourge of cable ties left on lamp posts

May 24th 2014, 8:10 AM 481 Views 27 Comments

Political hopefuls call for better public spaces, clean streets, motherhood and apple pie – but many are happy to leave their campaigning rubbish about.

Local election candidate born in Turkey has posters defaced with pig imagery for a second time
# Racism
# Racism

Local election candidate born in Turkey has posters defaced with pig imagery for a second time

May 19th 2014, 4:12 PM 12,669 Views 98 Comments

Memet Uludag called the attacks “outright racism”.

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