Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Saturday 2 December 2023 Dublin: 1°C


All time
People are praising the Carlow Rose for bringing the Rose of Tralee into the 21st Century
She’s now second favourite to win.
The Westmeath Rose just did a squat with Daithí on her back, because the Rose of Tralee is wild
Of course she’d become a meme.
Almost half of Irish adults hate the Rose of Tralee, according to a new poll
Cover your eyes Daithí!
Night Two of The Rose of Tralee 2017: As It Happened
We’ll be with you, lovely moment after lovely moment.
Night One of The Rose of Tralee 2017: As It Happened
We’ll be with you, lovely moment after lovely moment.
Last night's Republic of Telly sketch about Mass was just perfect
The usual suspects.
The Rose of Tralee escorts took over the town centre for a massive sing song
Well, chanting.'s 7 Most Mortifying Rose of Tralee moments
They’re the best parts.
What Is Your Rose Of Tralee 2016 Talent?
Time to show off your skills.
The 14 most WTF moments of the Rose of Tralee 2015
Brace yourselves.
We know all about the Roses, but what's it like for the Escorts down in Tralee?
Jonny McGailey was the 2013 Rose of Tralee Escort of the Year, he tells us what the festival is really like for the Escorts.
11 Rose of Tralee photos improved by Father Ted quotes
Of course, they all have lovely bottoms.
Here's what happened when we interviewed the Rose of Tralee entirely in emoji
Things got emojional.
What Is Your Rose Of Tralee Talent?
Enya on tin whistle? Anyone?
Here are the ones to watch in the Rose of Tralee 2015*
*According to the bookies, anyway.
An 8-year-old girl busted the McDonald's burger 'no rot' myth
Turns out they do have a use-by date.
6 things we already know about the new series of Republic of Telly
It’s back on 16 March.
Republic of Telly absolutely wipes the floor with the TV3 Toy Show
Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh reveals that she's gay
The Philadeliphia Rose says being gay is just ‘natural’.
Watch the new Rose of Tralee's brother react to her win from America
You might say he was pleased.
The 14 most WTF moments from the Rose of Tralee 2014
It was another festival of weirdness.
Daíthí rubbed noses with the New Zealand Rose and it was deeply uncomfortable
Ah yes, completely normal behaviour.
Twitter has completely fallen in love with the new Rose of Tralee
She’s just the loveliest of all lovely girls.
The crowning of the Rose of Tralee 2014
All the lovely loveliness, as it happened.
Opinion: The Roses have thick enough skins to take the constant Father Ted 'lovely girls' joke
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.
Daithi O'Se did the ice bucket challenge on the Rose of Tralee last night
What the fliuch?
Here is perhaps the most mortifying moment of last night's Rose of Tralee
Spoiler: it’s an escort attempting to rap.
9 people who just want to be friends with the North Carolina Rose
Closer to Jesus.
One of the Rose of Tralee's mams was caught rapid kicking the dog!
#Justice For The Sydney Dog.
Night one of Rose of Tralee 2014: As it happened
Handbags at dawn! Well… at 8pm!
Dublin Rose performs the ultimate Rose party piece... taking off her dress
8 excellent distractions to stop you complaining about the Rose of Tralee
Cheer up.
12 people whose Rose of Tralee talent we'd pay to see
Can you beat ‘putting on a duvet cover in six seconds’?
Irish Sherlock parody is Republic of Telly's finest work yet
We demand a feature length version.
Republic of Telly's portrayal of RTÉ's Irish language department is absolutely perfect
Aonghus McAnally even pops up for a cameo.
Republic of Telly tackle every Irish funeral ever
Thanks father, lovely mass.
There's a delicious new mineral on the market... Offaly Orange!
Out of the way Fanta and Club Orange!
Republic of Telly host meets Rubberbandits and pukes on Bláthnaid in debut sketch
It MAY be another sketch.
The New Orleans Rose has planned her wedding after THAT on-stage proposal
Happy ending alert!
The 7 most surreal moments from last night's Rose of Tralee
And boy, were they surreal.