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# santa-claus - Friday 24 December, 2021

Here's how to track Santa's trip around the world tonight
# Santa Tracker
# Santa Tracker

Here's how to track Santa's trip around the world tonight

Dec 24th 2021, 4:00 PM 35,228 Views 8 Comments

It’s the night before Christmas…

# santa-claus - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Quiz: How much do you know about Santa and festive figures from around the world?
# Christmas Quiz
# Christmas Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about Santa and festive figures from around the world?

Dec 23rd 2021, 8:00 PM 28,768 Views 9 Comments

The big man goes by many names and faces.

# santa-claus - Thursday 26 November, 2020

'He's exempt. He's coming': Government confirms no restrictions for Santa travelling to Ireland this Christmas
# Good News
# Good News

'He's exempt. He's coming': Government confirms no restrictions for Santa travelling to Ireland this Christmas

Nov 26th 2020, 12:16 PM 28,041 Views 26 Comments

Sinn Féin’s John Brady posed the question to Minister Simon Coveney as it is “playing on the minds” of children across the country.

# santa-claus - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Scientists discover that a bone fragment from 343AD 'could belong to Santa'
# Relic
# Relic

Scientists discover that a bone fragment from 343AD 'could belong to Santa'

Dec 6th 2017, 12:38 PM 15,771 Views 28 Comments

“It is exciting to think that these relics could in fact be genuine.”

# santa-claus - Saturday 24 December, 2016

FactCheck: Can Santa really deliver all the world's presents in one night?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Can Santa really deliver all the world's presents in one night?

Dec 24th 2016, 8:00 AM 31,694 Views 46 Comments

Before you leave out your carrots and mince pies, check out the evidence.

# santa-claus - Friday 23 December, 2016

Poll: Do you do Kris Kindle in your family?
# Siblings
# Siblings

Poll: Do you do Kris Kindle in your family?

Dec 23rd 2016, 8:30 AM 17,242 Views 23 Comments

Do you think adult families should concentrate on buying each adult sibling one decent Christmas present rather than everyone buying for everyone?

Do parents get excited about Christmas, just for the chance to relive their own childhood?
# Back To Reality
# Back To Reality

Do parents get excited about Christmas, just for the chance to relive their own childhood?

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:30 AM 9,199 Views 15 Comments

A new report in The Lancet claims that parents can be guilty of ignoring “the harshness of real life”.

# santa-claus - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Poll: Does Santa wrap presents in your house?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Santa wrap presents in your house?

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:30 AM 30,199 Views 30 Comments

He seems to go along with each family’s traditions but what was yours?

# santa-claus - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Hypocrisy: Should atheists lie to their children about Santa Claus?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Hypocrisy: Should atheists lie to their children about Santa Claus?

Dec 21st 2016, 6:00 PM 2,191 Views 149 Comments

Is it wrong to encourage Santa Claus stories, or is this what Christmas is all about, asks Grace Vaughan.

# santa-claus - Monday 19 December, 2016

The Denny 'He's a wery dud Santy' ad is the loveliest Christmas ad of them all
# He's A Wery Dud Santy
From The Daily Edge
# He's A Wery Dud Santy

The Denny 'He's a wery dud Santy' ad is the loveliest Christmas ad of them all

Dec 19th 2016, 9:44 AM 11,474 Views 5 Comments

:’)

# santa-claus - Thursday 15 December, 2016

This Dublin bus driver delighted his passengers today by dressing up as Santa
# Where's Rudolph
From The Daily Edge
# Where's Rudolph

This Dublin bus driver delighted his passengers today by dressing up as Santa

Dec 15th 2016, 6:00 PM 4,279 Views 1 Comment

Drivin’ home for Christmas…

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace
# Green Light
# Green Light

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace

Dec 15th 2016, 1:40 PM 13,243 Views 38 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael can agree on one thing, at least.

# santa-claus - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Santa Claus paid a visit to President Higgins at the Áras
# Diplomatic Relations
# Diplomatic Relations

Santa Claus paid a visit to President Higgins at the Áras

Dec 13th 2016, 12:55 PM 7,186 Views 25 Comments

President Higgins and his wife Sabina welcomed hundreds of families to the Áras on Saturday for the official switching on of the Christmas lights.

'Santy' is the correct name for Santa Claus and we should all just agree this Christmas
# Santa Or Santy
From The Daily Edge
# Santa Or Santy

'Santy' is the correct name for Santa Claus and we should all just agree this Christmas

Dec 13th 2016, 12:13 PM 13,173 Views 10 Comments

We can all get along.

# santa-claus - Monday 5 December, 2016

The Dublin Airport Santa has taken up his position in Terminal 2 and people are excited
# Welcome Home
From The Daily Edge
# Welcome Home

The Dublin Airport Santa has taken up his position in Terminal 2 and people are excited

Dec 5th 2016, 11:09 AM 5,354 Views 1 Comment

The most photographed person in the airport by a mile.

# santa-claus - Friday 11 November, 2016

Everybody reckons the M&S Christmas ad (featuring a very glam Mrs Claus) beats John Lewis'
# Jingle All The Way
From The Daily Edge
# Jingle All The Way

Everybody reckons the M&S Christmas ad (featuring a very glam Mrs Claus) beats John Lewis'

Nov 11th 2016, 10:06 PM 12,143 Views 7 Comments

A side to Santa’s missus that we certainly haven’t seen before.

# santa-claus - Friday 25 December, 2015

The world's largest Christmas stocking is truly, ridiculously massive
# We're Gonna Need A Bigger Sleigh
# We're Gonna Need A Bigger Sleigh

The world's largest Christmas stocking is truly, ridiculously massive

Dec 25th 2015, 9:45 AM 7,036 Views 1 Comment

Yes, but have you started your shopping yet?

What it's like to live in Santa Claus, Indiana - the world's most Christmassy town
# I Know Him
# I Know Him

What it's like to live in Santa Claus, Indiana - the world's most Christmassy town

Dec 25th 2015, 8:45 AM 14,403 Views 12 Comments

We spoke to some residents of the town where it’s 25 December every day of the year.

# santa-claus - Thursday 24 December, 2015

It's almost time - Santa Claus cleared to fly in Irish airspace
# Green Light
# Green Light

It's almost time - Santa Claus cleared to fly in Irish airspace

Dec 24th 2015, 2:49 PM 20,098 Views 24 Comments

The big man has confirmed all of the boys and girls in Ireland are on his nice list this year.

VIDEO: Santa Claus has a Christmas message for our readers
# Old Saint Nic
# Old Saint Nic

VIDEO: Santa Claus has a Christmas message for our readers

Dec 24th 2015, 2:00 PM 6,401 Views 3 Comments

It’s almost time…

WATCH: Santa visits the children of Dublin in 1948
# Christmas Past
# Christmas Past

WATCH: Santa visits the children of Dublin in 1948

Dec 24th 2015, 11:00 AM 7,605 Views 6 Comments

Best day ever.

Just a bunch of kids, being terrified by Santa, in slow motion
# Krampus
From The Daily Edge
# Krampus

Just a bunch of kids, being terrified by Santa, in slow motion

Dec 24th 2015, 7:32 AM 2,546 Views 0 Comments

Happy Christmas Eve!

# santa-claus - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

The forgotten story of Peter Paul Dolata and the worst Christmas ever
# Disaster Averted
# Disaster Averted

The forgotten story of Peter Paul Dolata and the worst Christmas ever

Dec 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 15,760 Views 15 Comments

Meeting Santa can be a terrifying experience for children, but this time, an even bigger nightmare was avoided.

# santa-claus - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

The legend of Frank Olivo, and the day they threw snowballs at Santa Claus
# Unsportsmanlike Conduct
# Unsportsmanlike Conduct

The legend of Frank Olivo, and the day they threw snowballs at Santa Claus

Dec 22nd 2015, 10:00 PM 19,230 Views 3 Comments

A terrible year, a miserable day, and a Christmas legend in the City of Brotherly Love.

# santa-claus - Sunday 20 December, 2015

'Santa's out there … You may never see him, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t exist'
# The Man Himself
# The Man Himself

'Santa's out there … You may never see him, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t exist'

Dec 20th 2015, 10:00 PM 16,771 Views 55 Comments

TheJournal.ie recently sat down with the world’s most in demand person – well, one of them anyway.

This little girl wrote a hilarious note after her parents told her the truth about Santa
# Middle Finger Emoji
From The Daily Edge
# Middle Finger Emoji

This little girl wrote a hilarious note after her parents told her the truth about Santa

Dec 20th 2015, 8:51 AM 9,618 Views 9 Comments

“You have no idea what you just did.”

# santa-claus - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Irish people, what do you call Santa Claus -- Santa or Santy?
# What's Santy Bringing You
From The Daily Edge
# What's Santy Bringing You

Irish people, what do you call Santa Claus -- Santa or Santy?

Dec 19th 2015, 12:08 PM 12,031 Views 14 Comments

Help settle the debate.

# santa-claus - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Santa pees on ISIS in American Christmas lights display
# Festive
# Festive

Santa pees on ISIS in American Christmas lights display

Dec 15th 2015, 12:39 PM 20,773 Views 16 Comments

In happened in Limerick. Not that Limerick.

# santa-claus - Monday 7 December, 2015

15 children who are scared sh*tless of Santa
# You Better Watch Out
From The Daily Edge
# You Better Watch Out

15 children who are scared sh*tless of Santa

Dec 7th 2015, 9:30 PM 6,960 Views 1 Comment

It’s the most wonderful time of the yeeeeeearrrr!

Santa uses sign language to make sure he gets this toddler's wish list
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Santa uses sign language to make sure he gets this toddler's wish list

Dec 7th 2015, 11:00 AM 12,009 Views 13 Comments

Take a break and watch the moment here.

# santa-claus - Friday 4 December, 2015

Norwegian newspaper apologises after announcing Santa's death
# Naughty List
# Naughty List

Norwegian newspaper apologises after announcing Santa's death

Dec 4th 2015, 4:30 PM 20,768 Views 40 Comments

The paper posted an obituary on its website claiming Mr Claus passed away, aged 227.

# santa-claus - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

This Santa went above and beyond to hear a Christmas wish from a little boy with autism
# Act Of Kindness
From The Daily Edge
# Act Of Kindness

This Santa went above and beyond to hear a Christmas wish from a little boy with autism

Dec 2nd 2015, 7:43 AM 7,081 Views 3 Comments

Santa is the best.

# santa-claus - Friday 27 November, 2015

Santa wants to remind all the Irish boys and girls to get their letters in early

Santa wants to remind all the Irish boys and girls to get their letters in early

Nov 27th 2015, 9:30 AM 10,260 Views 42 Comments

Santa said all the elves are working really hard to get the gifts ready for Christmas Eve.

# santa-claus - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Santa Claus has filed for bankruptcy
# Bah Humbug
# Bah Humbug

Santa Claus has filed for bankruptcy

Aug 20th 2015, 10:00 PM 20,875 Views 16 Comments

We have 126 days.

# santa-claus - Monday 22 June, 2015

Someone on Morning Ireland said there was no Santa and Irish parents freaked out
# Dammit Karl
From The Daily Edge
# Dammit Karl

Someone on Morning Ireland said there was no Santa and Irish parents freaked out

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:18 AM 8,867 Views 12 Comments

Won’t somebody think of the children?

# santa-claus - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

This little boy's delighted reaction to Santa's visit is what Christmas is all about
# Santa's Here
From The Daily Edge
# Santa's Here

This little boy's delighted reaction to Santa's visit is what Christmas is all about

Dec 31st 2014, 11:47 AM 5,372 Views 1 Comment

He just can’t believe Santa left footprints.

# santa-claus - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Open Thread: What was the best Christmas present you ever got?
# Christmas
# Christmas

Open Thread: What was the best Christmas present you ever got?

Dec 25th 2014, 2:04 PM 9,222 Views 46 Comments

Your first bike, GI Joe and Sindy’s Dreamhouse… what was yours?

# santa-claus - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

It's not all turkey and Santa... Try some other Christmas traditions from around the world
# Bucket Of Cheer
# Bucket Of Cheer

It's not all turkey and Santa... Try some other Christmas traditions from around the world

Dec 24th 2014, 10:00 PM 30,763 Views 32 Comments

For starters, there’s the ‘s**ting log’ and a finger-lickin’ bucket of cheer.

Irish Air Corps has this nice tip for parents hoping to get a glimpse of Santa this evening
# Santa's Sleigh
From The Daily Edge
# Santa's Sleigh

Irish Air Corps has this nice tip for parents hoping to get a glimpse of Santa this evening

Dec 24th 2014, 11:29 AM 3,325 Views 0 Comments

Important advice for any parents of little ones.

# santa-claus - Monday 22 December, 2014

Santa Claus* saved a man from a burning building
# Santa Saves The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Santa Saves The Day

Santa Claus* saved a man from a burning building

Dec 22nd 2014, 2:29 PM 1,201 Views 0 Comments

Okay, not the real Santa Claus.

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