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Wednesday 22 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# rag week

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# Raise The Roof
Hermitage Green played a UL RAG Week house party and the Gardaí shut it down
Bound to happen.
# the pied piper
This huge street party led by a man with a speaker on his bike sums up Galway RAG Week
When the clubs are full.
# take it easy
Galway gardaí warning to rag week revellers as they start early on 'Donegal Tuesday'
Tonight is expected to the busiest of the week as part of the city’s unofficial rag week.
# Clampdown
UCC Rag Week pub hours are in the firing line from councillors
Cork City Council wants on-campus bars to open later during Rag and Freshers weeks.
# losing the rag
11 tweets and Instagrams that sum up the madness of Rag Week
When the students of this country lose their entire minds.
# donegal tuesday
Donegal Tuesday is about to take over Galway
# warning
Gardaí have 'zero tolerance' plan for Galway's Rag Week
Extra resources are being drafted in to deal with the anticipated large crowds.
# rag week
11 things every woman on her period knows to be true
Sleep. Eat. Cry. Repeat.
# Galway
Body of missing Mayo man found
Jason McNulty had travelled up to Galway with a group of friends.
# donegal tuesday
Student defends Donegal Tuesday to Joe Duffy: ‘February is the drinking month’
Queues formed in the morning for the now annual “Donegal Tuesday” event in Galway city.
# hills of donegal
Student defends Donegal Tuesday to Joe Duffy: 'February is the drinking month'
# the hole in the wall
Here's the massive queue outside a Galway pub this morning for Donegal Tuesday
The tradition lives on.
# Public Order
Six arrested during Waterford RAG Week celebrations
A large crowd had gathered on John St.
# Super Bants
Supermac's chief says Galway Rag Week was "the best of banter"
Pat McDonagh says that students were “exemplary”.
# Closing Time
Gardaí shut down unofficial Galway Rag Week event after crush outside nightclub
The gardaí said the decision to close the ‘unofficial’ Rag Week night was made on the grounds of health and safety reasons.
Column: RAG Week - when it began, where it all went wrong, and how to fix it
RAG Week is a topic that has provokes strong emotions in recent weeks, but what is RAG all about? Where did RAG Week come from? What does the future hold for RAG? asks Daithí de Buitléir.
# rag week
'Number of people arrested' in unofficial Rag Week celebrations in Galway
The President of the Student’s Union at NUI Galway, Paul Curley said he has been led to believe that none of the people arrested were from NUI.
Cork students asked to sign 'pledge of honour' in anti-social clampdown
Students must “endeavour to show respect” as residents complain of anti-social behaviour.
# rag week
NUI Galway students vote to scrap controversial Rag Week
The Students’ Union council votes by 107 votes to 7 to scrap the event, in exchange for extra cash towards student hardship funds.
# Galway
Gardaí make a number of arrests as students celebrate in Galway city
There are reports of dozens of students being arrested for public order offences as they celebrated ‘College Week’.