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#return to sender

# return-to-sender - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

New study shows that the average person in Ireland sends just two or three letters per month
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New study shows that the average person in Ireland sends just two or three letters per month

Sep 17th 2019, 9:45 PM 12,605 Views 47 Comments

ComeReg conducted a study on Irish postal users.

# return-to-sender - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Explainer: Britain has triggered Article 50 - but is it reversible?
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Explainer: Britain has triggered Article 50 - but is it reversible?

Apr 1st 2017, 7:30 AM 12,820 Views 31 Comments

It depends who you ask – but here’s what the experts think…

# return-to-sender - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Parcel Motel user who received wrong package used Facebook to track down rightful owner
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# What's Going On?

Parcel Motel user who received wrong package used Facebook to track down rightful owner

Dec 14th 2016, 6:23 PM 26,924 Views 57 Comments

Eleanor O’Farrell had trouble finding her own parcel.

# return-to-sender - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

A letter a Frenchman sent to his mother in 1870 has turned up in Australia
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A letter a Frenchman sent to his mother in 1870 has turned up in Australia

Feb 16th 2016, 9:52 AM 17,934 Views 7 Comments

Balloon mail was the only way communications from Paris could reach the rest of France during the Prussian siege.

# return-to-sender - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Just what can election candidates use Dáil envelopes for?
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Just what can election candidates use Dáil envelopes for?

Feb 4th 2016, 4:01 PM 11,705 Views 44 Comments

The Standards in Public Office Commission dictates what they can and can’t be used for.

# return-to-sender - Monday 28 December, 2015

Here are the most talked about letters of 2015
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Here are the most talked about letters of 2015

Dec 28th 2015, 9:00 PM 13,701 Views 4 Comments

From the desks of Enda Kenny, Taylor Swift and a teenager with two dads, to name a few.

# return-to-sender - Monday 20 July, 2015

Here is yet more proof that Irish postmen are miracle workers
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From The Daily Edge
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Here is yet more proof that Irish postmen are miracle workers

Jul 20th 2015, 6:00 PM 8,551 Views 2 Comments

“Don’t know full address only he sings like Neil Diamond.”

# return-to-sender - Friday 10 July, 2015

This man is still testing An Post and they're coming up trumps
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This man is still testing An Post and they're coming up trumps

Jul 10th 2015, 6:05 AM 37,628 Views 21 Comments

An Post managed to deliver knitted post. Knitted post?

# return-to-sender - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

The future of Irish post offices has very little to do with post
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The future of Irish post offices has very little to do with post

Jun 16th 2015, 7:36 AM 10,442 Views 18 Comments

Around 48% of post offices account for just 12% of total business.

# return-to-sender - Saturday 6 June, 2015

An Post says man sending 'puzzle' mail is 'a postal champion'
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An Post says man sending 'puzzle' mail is 'a postal champion'

Jun 6th 2015, 8:15 AM 34,474 Views 29 Comments

But they have a stern warning for people too…

# return-to-sender - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Will this get delivered? One man is testing An Post's problem-solving skills
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Will this get delivered? One man is testing An Post's problem-solving skills

Jun 4th 2015, 8:29 PM 60,450 Views 38 Comments

Your move, postal service.

# return-to-sender - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Fifty Dublin City Council JobBridge interns not employed at the end of placement
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Fifty Dublin City Council JobBridge interns not employed at the end of placement

Apr 18th 2015, 8:45 AM 12,877 Views 56 Comments

The Department of Social Protection say this is down to the public sector recruitment embargo.

# return-to-sender - Monday 6 October, 2014

Did you buy an Opel this year? You've been told not to drive it
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# Recall

Did you buy an Opel this year? You've been told not to drive it

Oct 6th 2014, 6:57 PM 22,051 Views 19 Comments

New Corsas, Adams or Corsavans registered since February have been recalled.

# return-to-sender - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Anti-water charge protesters say 'don't register' - Irish Water says it'll cost you
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Anti-water charge protesters say 'don't register' - Irish Water says it'll cost you

Oct 1st 2014, 10:30 PM 43,552 Views 307 Comments

Irish Water said those who do not register will face a default tariff of €424 a year.

# return-to-sender - Friday 29 August, 2014

Does this belong to you? Appeal for owner of cherished photo
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# Lost And Found

Does this belong to you? Appeal for owner of cherished photo

Aug 29th 2014, 1:33 PM 23,900 Views 10 Comments

The Bray People newspaper are eager to track down the owner and return the photograph.

# return-to-sender - Sunday 2 March, 2014

This is the letter the HSE is sending to ask people if they've emigrated...
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This is the letter the HSE is sending to ask people if they've emigrated...

Mar 2nd 2014, 7:45 AM 35,980 Views 47 Comments

The HSE says in the letter that it is mindful that due to the “changed economic situation” that many cardholders may no longer be living here.

# return-to-sender - Saturday 8 February, 2014

9 unusual items that have been lost in the Irish post
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From The Daily Edge
# Snail Mail

9 unusual items that have been lost in the Irish post

Feb 8th 2014, 9:30 AM 26,453 Views 17 Comments

50,000 items end up in An Post’s returned letters centre in Limerick each week. Yes, there are sex toys.

# return-to-sender - Friday 7 February, 2014

Bank of America offers credit card to a woman by calling her a 'slut'
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From The Daily Edge
# Bankers

Bank of America offers credit card to a woman by calling her a 'slut'

Feb 7th 2014, 6:00 PM 42,544 Views 29 Comments

You’ve got mail, and you’re also sexually promiscuous.

# return-to-sender - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Australia has booted out almost 1,000 Irish nationals for overstaying their welcome
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# Sent Packin'

Australia has booted out almost 1,000 Irish nationals for overstaying their welcome

Feb 5th 2014, 9:35 AM 28,639 Views 98 Comments

The figures for the last three years, shows that on average an Irish person is deported almost every day for visa breaches.

# return-to-sender - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

5 sporting Christmas cards that probably weren't sent this year
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From The42
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5 sporting Christmas cards that probably weren't sent this year

Dec 24th 2013, 11:59 AM 4,158 Views 2 Comments

But would have made sense if they were.

# return-to-sender - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

IOC receives Lance Armstrong's Olympic medal
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From The42
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IOC receives Lance Armstrong's Olympic medal

Oct 2nd 2013, 5:55 PM 1,370 Views 2 Comments

The return of the medal marks “the end of a sad chapter for the sport,” they say.

# return-to-sender - Friday 13 September, 2013

Lance Armstrong returns Olympic bronze medal
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From The42
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Lance Armstrong returns Olympic bronze medal

Sep 13th 2013, 10:29 AM 2,078 Views 2 Comments

The disgraced former Tour legend has yet more room on his mantlepiece today.

# return-to-sender - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

So, a statement for Irish language mag ended up in Macau, China
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# Return To Sender

So, a statement for Irish language mag ended up in Macau, China

Jun 4th 2013, 7:30 PM 14,197 Views 23 Comments

A letter destined for Belfast ended up in Macau, China. Totally understandable.

# return-to-sender - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

These coffins might cheer you up
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From The Daily Edge
# Designs On Death

These coffins might cheer you up

Jan 24th 2012, 1:45 PM 4,892 Views 7 Comments

Show in London displays burial caskets which put a twist on the final departure.