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# slane - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

Driver (20s) killed in single-vehicle crash in Meath
# Collision
# Collision

Driver (20s) killed in single-vehicle crash in Meath

Jan 26th 2022, 7:48 AM 24,674 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# slane - Monday 28 September, 2020

Gardaí not looking for any other person or vehicle in relation to death of e-scooter user in Meath
# Slane
# Slane

Gardaí not looking for any other person or vehicle in relation to death of e-scooter user in Meath

Sep 28th 2020, 10:06 AM 45,718 Views 13 Comments

The man, who was in his 20s, was found on the road in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# slane - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Gardaí investigating death of e-scooter user in 'unexplained circumstances' after body found
# Co Meath
# Co Meath

Gardaí investigating death of e-scooter user in 'unexplained circumstances' after body found

Sep 26th 2020, 9:09 AM 60,776 Views 65 Comments

Gardaí are currently treating the incident as a possible road traffic collision.

# slane - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Quiz: How well do you know Slane Castle concerts?
# Banks Of The Boyne
# Banks Of The Boyne

Quiz: How well do you know Slane Castle concerts?

Updated Jun 8th 2019, 4:55 PM 50,166 Views 29 Comments

Metallica are the latest major act to headline the Meath venue.

Heading to see Metallica at Slane Castle? Here's everything you need to know
# Slane Castle
# Slane Castle

Heading to see Metallica at Slane Castle? Here's everything you need to know

Jun 8th 2019, 8:30 AM 35,896 Views 27 Comments

Nothing else matters…

# slane - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Two men arrested as gardaí seize cocaine and cannabis worth €1.2 million
# Meath
# Meath

Two men arrested as gardaí seize cocaine and cannabis worth €1.2 million

Jun 27th 2017, 4:51 PM 16,106 Views 4 Comments

The drugs were seized when a vehicle was stopped and searched in Slane on Saturday.

# slane - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Guns N' Roses covered Black Hole Sun at Slane last night in tribute to Chris Cornell
# Soundgarden
From The Daily Edge
# Soundgarden

Guns N' Roses covered Black Hole Sun at Slane last night in tribute to Chris Cornell

May 28th 2017, 9:16 AM 16,048 Views 13 Comments

“This one’s for you Chris.”

# slane - Saturday 27 May, 2017

14 things you've said, done or heard if you've ever been to Slane
# Where's The Bus?
From The Daily Edge
# Where's The Bus?

14 things you've said, done or heard if you've ever been to Slane

May 27th 2017, 2:00 PM 22,129 Views 14 Comments

SPIT ON ME ROBBIE!

Gardaí step up security for Guns N' Roses Slane gig
# GNR
# GNR

Gardaí step up security for Guns N' Roses Slane gig

May 27th 2017, 6:01 AM 19,710 Views 52 Comments

Guns N’ Roses make their return to Slane after 25 years.

# slane - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Gardaí search for poachers after deer found shot and decapitated in Meath
# Hunt
# Hunt

Gardaí search for poachers after deer found shot and decapitated in Meath

Jan 15th 2017, 4:10 PM 28,492 Views 56 Comments

One deer was found dead and another had to be put down.

# slane - Monday 5 December, 2016

Guns N' Roses (with Slash) will return to Slane Castle next summer
# Welcome To The Jungle
From The Daily Edge
# Welcome To The Jungle

Guns N' Roses (with Slash) will return to Slane Castle next summer

Dec 5th 2016, 10:08 AM 30,460 Views 81 Comments

They last played in Ireland with the original lineup in 1992.

# slane - Friday 28 October, 2016

12 wonderful memories of THAT Robbie Williams Slane concert
# Loving Robbie Instead
From The Daily Edge
# Loving Robbie Instead

12 wonderful memories of THAT Robbie Williams Slane concert

Oct 28th 2016, 10:18 AM 10,460 Views 0 Comments

“Bounce you f*ckers! Bounce!”.

# slane - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Man (30s) killed in early hours road crash after car hits tree
# Slane
# Slane

Man (30s) killed in early hours road crash after car hits tree

Nov 10th 2015, 10:30 AM 13,886 Views 4 Comments

The man, who was the only occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

# slane - Thursday 4 June, 2015

6 things Lord Henry Mountcharles told us about the Slane Castle distillery
# Whiskey Business
From The Daily Edge
# Whiskey Business

6 things Lord Henry Mountcharles told us about the Slane Castle distillery

Jun 4th 2015, 5:23 PM 3,657 Views 2 Comments

Whiskey lovers assemble.

# slane - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Have you seen this amazing photo of a young Michael D. Higgins at Slane concert?
# Back In The Day
# Back In The Day

Have you seen this amazing photo of a young Michael D. Higgins at Slane concert?

May 31st 2015, 3:52 PM 59,548 Views 91 Comments

The picture is being shared everywhere and the general consensus is that we have a deadly President.

Watch the lovely moment a Garda repeats exit directions to a very enthusiastic crowd at Slane
# Repeat After Me
From The Daily Edge
# Repeat After Me

Watch the lovely moment a Garda repeats exit directions to a very enthusiastic crowd at Slane

May 31st 2015, 11:37 AM 14,923 Views 4 Comments

ONE MORE TUNE!

Everyone is sharing this excellent photo of a young Michael D. Higgins at Slane
# Prez
From The Daily Edge
# Prez

Everyone is sharing this excellent photo of a young Michael D. Higgins at Slane

May 31st 2015, 10:04 AM 8,226 Views 1 Comment

YASS, MICHAEL D.

# slane - Saturday 30 May, 2015

How to get to Slane (and back again) without tearing your hair out
# Everlong Tailbacks
# Everlong Tailbacks

How to get to Slane (and back again) without tearing your hair out

May 30th 2015, 10:15 AM 24,550 Views 39 Comments

Expect tailbacks if you’re heading to the Foo Fighters gig tonight. Or as the promoters put it “TRAFFIC DELAYS ARE INEVITABLE”.

Off to a music festival today? Pack a rain jacket
# The Rain In SLane
# The Rain In SLane

Off to a music festival today? Pack a rain jacket

May 30th 2015, 7:36 AM 10,871 Views 11 Comments

Sorry.

# slane - Friday 29 May, 2015

Here's when you're going to need your umbrella this Bank Holiday weekend
# Rain Rain Go Away
From The Daily Edge
# Rain Rain Go Away

Here's when you're going to need your umbrella this Bank Holiday weekend

May 29th 2015, 5:03 PM 4,641 Views 4 Comments

We hate to break it to you lads, but… It’s gonna be bad.

# slane - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Foo Fighters will play Slane Castle next year
# Slane
From The Daily Edge
# Slane

Foo Fighters will play Slane Castle next year

Nov 12th 2014, 4:41 PM 13,559 Views 48 Comments

Dave Grohl announced the gig on 2fm this afternoon.

# slane - Thursday 21 August, 2014

The main N2 road is closed at Slane bridge after a car and bus crash
# Roads
# Roads

The main N2 road is closed at Slane bridge after a car and bus crash

Aug 21st 2014, 6:57 PM 12,854 Views 11 Comments

The road is blocked in both directions.

# slane - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Can Slane Castle hold the two cancelled Garth Brooks gigs?
# No Friends In Royal Places
# No Friends In Royal Places

Can Slane Castle hold the two cancelled Garth Brooks gigs?

Jul 3rd 2014, 1:22 PM 32,189 Views 80 Comments

Unequivocally, no.

# slane - Monday 19 May, 2014

This 11-year-old hero pulled his grandfather from a car crash - with a fractured skull
# Hero
# Hero

This 11-year-old hero pulled his grandfather from a car crash - with a fractured skull

May 19th 2014, 9:20 PM 18,109 Views 9 Comments

Charlie Cullen, however says he was simply, “returning a favour” to his grandfather.

# slane - Monday 28 April, 2014

Man shot several times as he answers his front door in Dowth, Co Meath
# Gun Attack
# Gun Attack

Man shot several times as he answers his front door in Dowth, Co Meath

Apr 28th 2014, 7:59 AM 15,625 Views 15 Comments

The 39-year-old man is being treated in hospital in Drogheda.

# slane - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

12 moments of nostalgia from Ireland's love affair with Oasis
# Talk Tonight
From The Daily Edge
# Talk Tonight

12 moments of nostalgia from Ireland's love affair with Oasis

Feb 26th 2014, 9:30 PM 43,118 Views 80 Comments

Where were you while we were getting high?

# slane - Thursday 13 February, 2014

There won't be a concert at Slane this year and Twitter blames Garth Brooks
# Slane Free Summer
From The Daily Edge
# Slane Free Summer

There won't be a concert at Slane this year and Twitter blames Garth Brooks

Feb 13th 2014, 4:17 PM 7,630 Views 16 Comments

There’ll be no big gig at the castle this year.

# slane - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Here are the 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year
# What You're Reading
# What You're Reading

Here are the 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year

Dec 25th 2013, 9:45 AM 21,152 Views 27 Comments

Boston bombings, slavery in London, and Peggy Mangan – these are the stories you read this year.

# slane - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Meath man pleads guilty to dangerous driving killing two Irish in Perth
# Perth
# Perth

Meath man pleads guilty to dangerous driving killing two Irish in Perth

Aug 28th 2013, 3:52 PM 17,711 Views 0 Comments

Irish backpackers Colm Reilly and Kiara Duncan, both aged 20, died in the accident.

# slane - Monday 19 August, 2013

Gardaí speak to young girl involved in incident at Slane concert
# Garda
# Garda

Gardaí speak to young girl involved in incident at Slane concert

Aug 19th 2013, 5:07 PM 159,672 Views 13 Comments

Hundreds of people have shared the images on social networking sites – gardaí are asking people to respect her privacy.

# slane - Sunday 18 August, 2013

63 arrests at Eminem Slane gig
# Public Order
# Public Order

63 arrests at Eminem Slane gig

Aug 18th 2013, 8:05 PM 159,279 Views 164 Comments

Gardaí say the number is in line with previous events this size.

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Aug 18th 2013, 8:00 PM 6,493 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the four Irish people detained in Cairo, arrests at Eminem’s Slane gig, and Clare getting through to the All Ireland hurling final.

# slane - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Here's a sneak peek at the garda operation at the Eminem gig
# Garda Ops
# Garda Ops

Here's a sneak peek at the garda operation at the Eminem gig

Aug 17th 2013, 3:59 PM 24,645 Views 65 Comments

Over 750 gardaí are on duty today at Slane where fans will face a number of searches before gaining access to the venue.

# slane - Friday 16 August, 2013

"You won't be drinking on the roadways of Slane" - Garda in charge of Eminem security
# One Slim Shandy
# One Slim Shandy

"You won't be drinking on the roadways of Slane" - Garda in charge of Eminem security

Aug 16th 2013, 9:32 AM 16,687 Views 58 Comments

Fans will be subject to three searches before entering Slane Castle and the head of the safety operation says that bringing “slabs” of drink is pointless as they will be confiscated.

# slane - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Appeal for information on 1987 murder of Antoinette Smith
# Cold Case
# Cold Case

Appeal for information on 1987 murder of Antoinette Smith

Jul 11th 2013, 6:45 AM 10,325 Views 0 Comments

Antoinette ‘Angie’ Smith, 27, attended a David Bowie concert on the evening before her disappearance on July 1987. Her body was found the following year at Glendoo Mountain, Co Dublin.

# slane - Monday 8 July, 2013

Searches for Kilkenny hotels up 529 per cent in June
# Tourism
# Tourism

Searches for Kilkenny hotels up 529 per cent in June

Jul 8th 2013, 4:43 PM 9,312 Views 36 Comments

Latest Hotels.com hot list shows increases for Killkenny, Slane and Ballina

# slane - Monday 17 June, 2013

Neil Young, Robbie Williams and Bon Jovi... who won the weekend?
# Handbags
From The Daily Edge
# Handbags

Neil Young, Robbie Williams and Bon Jovi... who won the weekend?

Jun 17th 2013, 4:37 PM 2,747 Views 12 Comments

We have devised a rock ‘n’ roll battle to determine the victor.

# slane - Saturday 15 June, 2013

9 things you'll see at Slane Castle tonight
# Halfway There
From The Daily Edge
# Halfway There

9 things you'll see at Slane Castle tonight

Jun 15th 2013, 1:00 PM 17,820 Views 38 Comments

WHOA, LIVIN’ ON A PRAYER.

# slane - Friday 14 December, 2012

Man in his 80s dies in Meath truck crash
# Roads
# Roads

Man in his 80s dies in Meath truck crash

Dec 14th 2012, 7:19 AM 5,456 Views 12 Comments

The pedestrian was hit by a truck as he crossed the road in Slane.

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