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#Rose of Tralee

# rose-of-tralee - Monday 17 August, 2015

Here are the ones to watch in the Rose of Tralee 2015*
# Place Your Bets
From The Daily Edge
# Place Your Bets

Here are the ones to watch in the Rose of Tralee 2015*

Aug 17th 2015, 11:57 AM 13,062 Views 0 Comments

*According to the bookies, anyway.

# rose-of-tralee - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh taken into custody* by gardaí
# For The Craic
# For The Craic

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh taken into custody* by gardaí

Aug 13th 2015, 2:01 PM 55,696 Views 19 Comments

*Just for the craic, of course.

# rose-of-tralee - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Daithi O'Se got dropped on his a**e on the RTÉ News
# Falling Slowly
From The Daily Edge
# Falling Slowly

Daithi O'Se got dropped on his a**e on the RTÉ News

Aug 11th 2015, 10:07 PM 6,658 Views 1 Comment

And the nation guffawed.

Dáithí Ó Sé looks genuinely terrified of this year's Roses
# Lovely Day Out
# Lovely Day Out

Dáithí Ó Sé looks genuinely terrified of this year's Roses

Aug 11th 2015, 3:43 PM 13,017 Views 25 Comments

Run Dáithí, run.

# rose-of-tralee - Saturday 8 August, 2015

The Rose of Tralee is running and cycling 242k to the festival this year
# Trek2Tralee
# Trek2Tralee

The Rose of Tralee is running and cycling 242k to the festival this year

Aug 8th 2015, 9:15 AM 24,032 Views 20 Comments

And she wants your help.

# rose-of-tralee - Friday 29 May, 2015

George Hook went on the Late Late and danced like a gangster
# Make It Stop
# Make It Stop

George Hook went on the Late Late and danced like a gangster

May 29th 2015, 11:21 PM 27,910 Views 35 Comments

He’ll do himself a mischief with this carry on.

# rose-of-tralee - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

As the country pays tribute, here are seven reasons Ireland loved Derek Davis...
# Grace Under Pressure
# Grace Under Pressure

As the country pays tribute, here are seven reasons Ireland loved Derek Davis...

May 13th 2015, 8:00 PM 28,551 Views 18 Comments

A fiercely intelligent broadcaster who wore his talent lightly, a Big Tom tribute act – and the Timothy Dalton of the Rose of Tralee.

# rose-of-tralee - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Rose of Tralee bewitches everyone in the country on the Late Late
# Maria You Gotta See Her
From The Daily Edge
# Maria You Gotta See Her

Rose of Tralee bewitches everyone in the country on the Late Late

Sep 6th 2014, 1:28 PM 8,399 Views 1 Comment

“On a Sunday what else is there to do except come out?”

# rose-of-tralee - Friday 5 September, 2014

What to watch on TV tonight: Friday
# Tv Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Friday

Sep 5th 2014, 5:35 PM 3,315 Views 1 Comment

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

When lovely girls are lovely no more: Rose of Tralee chairman hits out at Fr Ted jibes
# Down With This Sort Of Thing
# Down With This Sort Of Thing

When lovely girls are lovely no more: Rose of Tralee chairman hits out at Fr Ted jibes

Sep 5th 2014, 12:29 PM 25,444 Views 92 Comments

The organiser has taken aim at “boorish nonsense from uninformed opinion writers”.

# rose-of-tralee - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Opinion: Having an openly gay Rose of Tralee sends a powerful message to middle Ireland
# Equality
# Equality

Opinion: Having an openly gay Rose of Tralee sends a powerful message to middle Ireland

Aug 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 273 Views 202 Comments

Maria Walsh is a beautiful, smart, confident and normal young woman. She may change the hearts and minds of those who are wary of gay people.

# rose-of-tralee - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh reveals that she's gay
# Lovely Girl
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Girl

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh reveals that she's gay

Aug 24th 2014, 7:55 PM 107,202 Views 276 Comments

The Philadeliphia Rose says being gay is just ‘natural’.

# rose-of-tralee - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Opinion: So... why are people suddenly chucking buckets of icy water over their heads?
# Ice Bucket Challenge
# Ice Bucket Challenge

Opinion: So... why are people suddenly chucking buckets of icy water over their heads?

Aug 21st 2014, 1:00 PM 224 Views 80 Comments

One very, very good reason.

The Rose of Tralee did the Ice Bucket Challenge in her sash and tiara
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

The Rose of Tralee did the Ice Bucket Challenge in her sash and tiara

Aug 21st 2014, 12:01 PM 9,496 Views 1 Comment

In a fountain in Tralee town park, no less.

Half of everyone watching TV on Tuesday night tuned in to the Rose of Tralee
# Who's Watching It?
# Who's Watching It?

Half of everyone watching TV on Tuesday night tuned in to the Rose of Tralee

Aug 21st 2014, 8:34 AM 8,006 Views 46 Comments

Four out of ten people watching via online stream were following the show from abroad.

# rose-of-tralee - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Watch the new Rose of Tralee's brother react to her win from America
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

Watch the new Rose of Tralee's brother react to her win from America

Aug 20th 2014, 4:20 PM 4,836 Views 0 Comments

You might say he was pleased.

The 14 most WTF moments from the Rose of Tralee 2014
# Teacakes Anyone?
From The Daily Edge
# Teacakes Anyone?

The 14 most WTF moments from the Rose of Tralee 2014

Aug 20th 2014, 10:09 AM 57,221 Views 29 Comments

It was another festival of weirdness.

Daíthí rubbed noses with the New Zealand Rose and it was deeply uncomfortable
# Shift Shift Shift
From The Daily Edge
# Shift Shift Shift

Daíthí rubbed noses with the New Zealand Rose and it was deeply uncomfortable

Aug 20th 2014, 12:36 AM 2,611 Views 0 Comments

Ah yes, completely normal behaviour.

Twitter has completely fallen in love with the new Rose of Tralee
# Philly Rose
From The Daily Edge
# Philly Rose

Twitter has completely fallen in love with the new Rose of Tralee

Aug 20th 2014, 12:05 AM 12,083 Views 0 Comments

She’s just the loveliest of all lovely girls.

# rose-of-tralee - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

As it happened: The crowning of the Rose of Tralee 2014 From The Daily Edge
Live Aug 19th 2014, 11:40 PM

As it happened: The crowning of the Rose of Tralee 2014

Opinion: The Roses have thick enough skins to take the constant Father Ted 'lovely girls' joke
# Rose Of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee

Opinion: The Roses have thick enough skins to take the constant Father Ted 'lovely girls' joke

Aug 19th 2014, 8:00 PM 166 Views 42 Comments

Last year’s Monaghan Rose says the festival has had a hugely positive effect on her life and she’ll take a bit of slagging because she’s proud to be part of it all.

What to watch on TV tonight: Tuesday
# Tv Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Tuesday

Aug 19th 2014, 5:35 PM 2,973 Views 2 Comments

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

Ryan Tubridy has done the ice bucket challenge (with bottled water)
# Icy Tubs
From The Daily Edge
# Icy Tubs

Ryan Tubridy has done the ice bucket challenge (with bottled water)

Aug 19th 2014, 2:23 PM 7,359 Views 7 Comments

Live on the radio!

Here is perhaps the most mortifying moment of last night's Rose of Tralee
# ROT
From The Daily Edge
# ROT

Here is perhaps the most mortifying moment of last night's Rose of Tralee

Aug 19th 2014, 9:05 AM 5,517 Views 4 Comments

Spoiler: it’s an escort attempting to rap.

9 people who just want to be friends with the North Carolina Rose
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

9 people who just want to be friends with the North Carolina Rose

Aug 19th 2014, 12:54 AM 12,749 Views 1 Comment

Closer to Jesus.

One of the Rose of Tralee's mams was caught rapid kicking the dog!
# ROT
From The Daily Edge
# ROT

One of the Rose of Tralee's mams was caught rapid kicking the dog!

Aug 19th 2014, 12:23 AM 4,829 Views 0 Comments

#Justice For The Sydney Dog.

# rose-of-tralee - Monday 18 August, 2014

Night one of Rose of Tralee 2014: As it happened From The Daily Edge
Live Aug 18th 2014, 11:50 PM

Night one of Rose of Tralee 2014: As it happened

Dublin Rose performs the ultimate Rose party piece... taking off her dress
# ROT
From The Daily Edge
# ROT

Dublin Rose performs the ultimate Rose party piece... taking off her dress

Aug 18th 2014, 10:31 PM 47,830 Views 43 Comments

Cheeky!

Remember THAT Rose of Tralee proposal? Here are the married couple, one year on...
# No No No No No No No No
From The Daily Edge
# No No No No No No No No

Remember THAT Rose of Tralee proposal? Here are the married couple, one year on...

Aug 18th 2014, 8:15 PM 9,554 Views 2 Comments

Presenting Molly Molloy and her new husband.

Here are the ones to watch* in the Rose of Tralee 2014
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

Here are the ones to watch* in the Rose of Tralee 2014

Aug 18th 2014, 4:01 PM 8,294 Views 5 Comments

And what they say about themselves. (*According to the bookies, anyway.)

# rose-of-tralee - Sunday 17 August, 2014

12 people whose Rose of Tralee talent we'd pay to see
# Gatting Naggins
From The Daily Edge
# Gatting Naggins

12 people whose Rose of Tralee talent we'd pay to see

Aug 17th 2014, 6:00 PM 43,319 Views 29 Comments

Can you beat ‘putting on a duvet cover in six seconds’?

# rose-of-tralee - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Did you know most winning Roses are brunette? And other facts on the Rose of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

Did you know most winning Roses are brunette? And other facts on the Rose of Tralee

Aug 16th 2014, 10:45 AM 3,438 Views 3 Comments

Paddy Power have crunched the numbers about the infamous competition.

# rose-of-tralee - Thursday 6 February, 2014

12 GIFS that prove being a Rose of Tralee escort is the BEST craic
# Lovely Lads
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Lads

12 GIFS that prove being a Rose of Tralee escort is the BEST craic

Feb 6th 2014, 12:23 PM 5,773 Views 2 Comments

There’s a whole lotta fun and a canteen of silver cutlery to be won.

# rose-of-tralee - Sunday 12 January, 2014

The New Orleans Rose has planned her wedding after THAT on-stage proposal
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

The New Orleans Rose has planned her wedding after THAT on-stage proposal

Jan 12th 2014, 3:21 PM 4,002 Views 1 Comment

Happy ending alert!

# rose-of-tralee - Sunday 15 December, 2013

8 unbearably heartwarming things that happened in Ireland in 2013
# Best Of 2013
From The Daily Edge
# Best Of 2013

8 unbearably heartwarming things that happened in Ireland in 2013

Dec 15th 2013, 9:30 AM 34,840 Views 16 Comments

They’ll make you laugh, they’ll make you cry, they’ll reaffirm your faith in the human race.

# rose-of-tralee - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Proposals, taxi drivers and Nidge's ma: Ireland's top YouTube videos of 2013
# Fox Say
From The Daily Edge
# Fox Say

Proposals, taxi drivers and Nidge's ma: Ireland's top YouTube videos of 2013

Dec 11th 2013, 8:54 AM 19,671 Views 20 Comments

Can you guess what’s number one?

# rose-of-tralee - Monday 7 October, 2013

15 Shades of Gay... a look back at Uncle Gaybo through the years
# Roll It There
From The Daily Edge
# Roll It There

15 Shades of Gay... a look back at Uncle Gaybo through the years

Oct 7th 2013, 2:56 PM 3,821 Views 9 Comments

There’s more to him than just The Late Late Show you know…

# rose-of-tralee - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Microsoft, mortgages and a one-man party: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Microsoft, mortgages and a one-man party: The week in numbers

Aug 24th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,866 Views 7 Comments

Plus: how much was spent on alcohol in Ireland last year?

# rose-of-tralee - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Half of last night's telly viewers were watching the Rose of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

Half of last night's telly viewers were watching the Rose of Tralee

Aug 21st 2013, 1:49 PM 10,025 Views 67 Comments

1.2 million tuned in at one point.

7 people who are weirdly miffed about the Rose of Tralee
# Sour Grapes
From The Daily Edge
# Sour Grapes

7 people who are weirdly miffed about the Rose of Tralee

Aug 21st 2013, 10:28 AM 10,031 Views 2 Comments

Some people are never happy.