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# scrooge - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Greek Finance Minister takes sly dig at creditors by sending Scrooge-themed Christmas cards
# Ghost Of Bailouts Past
# Ghost Of Bailouts Past

Greek Finance Minister takes sly dig at creditors by sending Scrooge-themed Christmas cards

Dec 24th 2016, 4:52 PM 11,915 Views 14 Comments

Euclid Tsakalotos said “our wishes go beyond all the Ebenezers of this world.”

# scrooge - Sunday 11 December, 2016

What Percent Scrooge Are You?
# Christmas Jeer
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Jeer

What Percent Scrooge Are You?

Dec 11th 2016, 8:15 PM 10,673 Views 6 Comments

There goes Mr Humbug, there goes Mr Grim…

# scrooge - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

People are hilariously unimpressed with Dundalk shop's 'stingy' competition prize
# Scrooge
From The Daily Edge
# Scrooge

People are hilariously unimpressed with Dundalk shop's 'stingy' competition prize

Jul 30th 2014, 8:14 AM 9,593 Views 14 Comments

Don’t insult us with a €25 gift card. Please.

# scrooge - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Patrick Stewart narrating A Christmas Carol is all you need this evening
# Bah Humbug
From The Daily Edge
# Bah Humbug

Patrick Stewart narrating A Christmas Carol is all you need this evening

Dec 24th 2013, 7:15 PM 2,058 Views 0 Comments

Twas the night before Christmas… oh.

# scrooge - Saturday 22 December, 2012

11 reasons why The Muppets Christmas Carol is the best Xmas film ever
# Light The Lamp
From The Daily Edge
# Light The Lamp

11 reasons why The Muppets Christmas Carol is the best Xmas film ever

Dec 22nd 2012, 8:30 PM 15,688 Views 33 Comments

After all there’s only three more sleeps til Christmas.

# scrooge - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Winter is coming… and so is Christmas. Here’s the evidence.
# Too Early
From The Daily Edge
# Too Early

Winter is coming… and so is Christmas. Here’s the evidence.

Sep 18th 2012, 9:40 PM 1,581 Views 2 Comments

If the thought of Christmas in September sends you into an unbridled rage, read this at your peril.

# scrooge - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

EBS workers vote to end '13th month' strike action
# EBS
# EBS

EBS workers vote to end '13th month' strike action

Feb 7th 2012, 1:20 PM 2,562 Views 12 Comments

94 per cent of Unite members withdraw their action and to accept a deal brokered at the Labour Relations Commission last week.

# scrooge - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

EBS staff to hold second strike over '13th month' payment
# 13th Month
# 13th Month

EBS staff to hold second strike over '13th month' payment

Jan 11th 2012, 6:44 PM 2,987 Views 91 Comments

Staff will picket EBS branches and the offices of its parent bank AIB, in protest at the withholding of a December payment.

# scrooge - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

EBS staff begin strike action over '13th month' payment
# EBS
# EBS

EBS staff begin strike action over '13th month' payment

Dec 20th 2011, 8:36 AM 2,064 Views 48 Comments

Staff at the State-owned building society say their ‘Scrooge-like’ employer is withholding an annual payment of four weeks’ pay.

# scrooge - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

EBS staff vote to strike over Christmas payment
# EBS
# EBS

EBS staff vote to strike over Christmas payment

Dec 13th 2011, 2:14 PM 3,969 Views 94 Comments

A majority of UNITE members at the building society vote to pursue action over the withholding of a ’13th month’ payment.

# scrooge - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

EBS cancels Christmas payments for staff
# Humbug
# Humbug

EBS cancels Christmas payments for staff

Dec 7th 2011, 7:07 PM 7,881 Views 117 Comments

Staff are balloting for strike action after the building society said there would be no traditional Christmas payment for employees. The payment has been made every year for the past 45 years.

# scrooge - Saturday 16 October, 2010

Queen cancels staff Christmas party
# Scrooge
# Scrooge

Queen cancels staff Christmas party

Oct 16th 2010, 4:07 PM 346 Views 0 Comments

Staff party cancelled because of “current economic climate”