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#St Patrick's Day

# st-patricks-day - Friday 15 March, 2019

Here's our Spotify Paddy's Day party playlist, which only features Irish artists
# St Patrick's Day
From The Daily Edge
# St Patrick's Day

Here's our Spotify Paddy's Day party playlist, which only features Irish artists

Mar 15th 2019, 4:31 PM 3,967 Views 3 Comments

If you’re celebrating being Irish, you might as well do it by listening to Irish artists.

The St Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with hail and thunder expected
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

The St Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with hail and thunder expected

Mar 15th 2019, 3:30 PM 19,431 Views 16 Comments

Highest temperatures will range between 7 and 9 degrees, according to Met Éireann.

Leo's meeting with Pence makes global headlines as Taoiseach avoids gaffes in Washington
# No Windfarms
# No Windfarms

Leo's meeting with Pence makes global headlines as Taoiseach avoids gaffes in Washington

Mar 15th 2019, 2:24 PM 75,697 Views 42 Comments

The Taoiseach’s visit to Pence’s house, alongside his long-term partner, dominated coverage yesterday.

'Ireland out of step for too long': Campaigners in London to march for Irish abroad vote in presidential elections
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

'Ireland out of step for too long': Campaigners in London to march for Irish abroad vote in presidential elections

Mar 15th 2019, 9:17 AM 14,590 Views 81 Comments

VICA says a yes vote would help honour the international role of the Irish President.

People warned to not drink too much this weekend as surge of alcohol-related injuries expected
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

People warned to not drink too much this weekend as surge of alcohol-related injuries expected

Mar 15th 2019, 9:02 AM 11,437 Views 28 Comments

The HSE has said patients may face longer waiting times at emergency departments due to an increase in people attending.

Michael D Higgins: 'As world buildings turn green, let's play our part in a greener world'
# St Patricks Day Message
# St Patricks Day Message

Michael D Higgins: 'As world buildings turn green, let's play our part in a greener world'

Mar 15th 2019, 6:00 AM 13,245 Views 43 Comments

He urged Irish citizens to “play their own personal and essential role in saving our planet and our environment”.

# st-patricks-day - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Trump on the Irish: 'They’re smart. They’re sharp. They’re great. And they’re brutal enemies!'
# Shamrock Ceremony
# Shamrock Ceremony

Trump on the Irish: 'They’re smart. They’re sharp. They’re great. And they’re brutal enemies!'

Mar 14th 2019, 10:32 PM 70,072 Views 81 Comments

Varadkar touched on the economy and Irish immigration in his speech today.

Trump says he hopes to visit Ireland this year during White House visit by Taoiseach
# Oval Office
# Oval Office

Trump says he hopes to visit Ireland this year during White House visit by Taoiseach

Mar 14th 2019, 3:26 PM 16,835 Views 64 Comments

The Taoiseach will return to the White House later this evening for the traditional shamrock ceremony.

Varadkar speaks of being judged by 'political actions not sexual orientation' as he meets Pence
# Breakfast Meeting
# Breakfast Meeting

Varadkar speaks of being judged by 'political actions not sexual orientation' as he meets Pence

Mar 14th 2019, 2:05 PM 37,312 Views 77 Comments

The US vice president has been criticised for his views and his legislative record on LGBT rights.

Leo Varadkar's partner to attend breakfast meeting at house of US vice president Mike Pence
# LGBT Rights
# LGBT Rights

Leo Varadkar's partner to attend breakfast meeting at house of US vice president Mike Pence

Mar 14th 2019, 6:15 AM 42,319 Views 58 Comments

Last year, Mike Pence told the Taoiseach his partner, Matt Barrett, would be welcome in Pence’s home if he decides to attend this year.

# st-patricks-day - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Leo Varadkar says those that wanted Brexit 'have been chasing unicorns for a long time'
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Leo Varadkar says those that wanted Brexit 'have been chasing unicorns for a long time'

Mar 13th 2019, 6:22 PM 15,045 Views 36 Comments

Varadkar said there is a “rich irony” that the UK’s tariff proposals intend to treat Northern Ireland differently to Great Britain.

Leo Varadkar's partner to attend breakfast meeting at house of US vice president Mike Pence
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Leo Varadkar's partner to attend breakfast meeting at house of US vice president Mike Pence

Mar 13th 2019, 5:17 PM 37,804 Views 77 Comments

The US vice president has been criticised for his views and his legislative record on LGBT people.

4 events for... anyone looking to do something different this St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

4 events for... anyone looking to do something different this St Patrick's Day

Mar 13th 2019, 3:48 PM 980 Views 1 Comment

And not a parade or giant leprechaun in sight.

# st-patricks-day - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Breakfast meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be open to the media this year
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Breakfast meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be open to the media this year

Mar 12th 2019, 11:42 PM 11,754 Views 30 Comments

US Vice President Mike Pence was criticised for excluding the media from the traditional breakfast meeting with the Taoiseach.

Poll: Will you attend a St Patrick's Day parade this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you attend a St Patrick's Day parade this year?

Mar 12th 2019, 9:45 AM 24,674 Views 50 Comments

The day is almost upon us.

Taoiseach heading to Washington DC for annual St Patrick's Day meeting with Donald Trump
# White House Visit
# White House Visit

Taoiseach heading to Washington DC for annual St Patrick's Day meeting with Donald Trump

Mar 12th 2019, 6:00 AM 8,903 Views 45 Comments

Leo Varadkar will also travel to Chicago this year.

# st-patricks-day - Monday 11 March, 2019

Around the world - This is where Varadkar and our ministers are heading for St Patrick’s Day
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Around the world - This is where Varadkar and our ministers are heading for St Patrick’s Day

Mar 11th 2019, 9:00 AM 26,184 Views 73 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will visit US President Donald Trump this St Patrick’s Day.

# st-patricks-day - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Council to bring in private security to help keep the peace in Temple Bar on Paddy's Day
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Council to bring in private security to help keep the peace in Temple Bar on Paddy's Day

Mar 9th 2019, 4:00 PM 16,613 Views 55 Comments

There were similar arrangements in place last year which the council said worked well to prevent overcrowding and on street drinking.

Business-class flights and 5-star hotels: Here's how much the Government spent on St Patrick's Day trips in 2018
# Ireland Connected
# Ireland Connected

Business-class flights and 5-star hotels: Here's how much the Government spent on St Patrick's Day trips in 2018

Mar 9th 2019, 12:05 AM 38,030 Views 69 Comments

Figures obtained under FOI show how each Department spent on St Patrick’s Day last year.

# st-patricks-day - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Paddy's Day attire? Here's what ASOS thinks we should be wearing to celebrate the occasion
# Paddy's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Paddy's Day

Paddy's Day attire? Here's what ASOS thinks we should be wearing to celebrate the occasion

Mar 6th 2019, 5:21 PM 13,289 Views 2 Comments

And no, it’s not leprechaun hats.

Mary Lou to attend White House St Patrick's Day event after getting snubbed last year
# RSVP
# RSVP

Mary Lou to attend White House St Patrick's Day event after getting snubbed last year

Mar 6th 2019, 5:06 PM 23,146 Views 60 Comments

Last year there was some controversy after McDonald was not invited to the White House for the traditional St Patrick’s Day reception.

# st-patricks-day - Monday 25 February, 2019

Time for a change? All-Ireland club final switch to January could be a better fit
# St Patrick's Day
From The42
# St Patrick's Day

Time for a change? All-Ireland club final switch to January could be a better fit

Feb 25th 2019, 4:18 PM 3,971 Views 3 Comments

It has been proposed to move away from the current fixture date of 17 March.

# st-patricks-day - Thursday 21 February, 2019

'Up to 400' global landmarks will be donning the green on St. Patrick's Day this year
# Irish For The Day
# Irish For The Day

'Up to 400' global landmarks will be donning the green on St. Patrick's Day this year

Feb 21st 2019, 9:14 AM 13,601 Views 21 Comments

This year’s Global Greening is the biggest edition yet of the initiative.

# st-patricks-day - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

In full: Here’s where the Taoiseach and our ministers are going for St Patrick’s Day

In full: Here’s where the Taoiseach and our ministers are going for St Patrick’s Day

Jan 22nd 2019, 6:27 PM 28,348 Views 71 Comments

The trips could be shorter than usual given Brexit.

# st-patricks-day - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Is it time to move the All-Ireland GAA club finals from their St Patrick's Day date?
# Fixture Shake Up
From The42
# Fixture Shake Up

Is it time to move the All-Ireland GAA club finals from their St Patrick's Day date?

Nov 27th 2018, 6:45 PM 5,449 Views 2 Comments

The long gap between provincial finals and the All-Ireland series causes problems for clubs.

# st-patricks-day - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Saturday Night Live's St. Patrick's Day sketch was just as unfunny as you'd expect after that whole Aer Lingus thing From The Daily Edge

Saturday Night Live's St. Patrick's Day sketch was just as unfunny as you'd expect after that whole Aer Lingus thing

Mar 18th 2018, 10:24 AM 10,308 Views 8 Comments

The main gag was basically about how Irish people are all inbred.

People are seriously annoyed about the U.S. Army's St. Patrick's Day message
# Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Ireland

People are seriously annoyed about the U.S. Army's St. Patrick's Day message

Mar 18th 2018, 9:28 AM 28,396 Views 9 Comments

Yikes.

# st-patricks-day - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Irish flags, selfies and Leo chants: Taoiseach gets a pep in his step walking down Fifth Avenue
# NY ST PATRICK'S DAY
# NY ST PATRICK'S DAY

Irish flags, selfies and Leo chants: Taoiseach gets a pep in his step walking down Fifth Avenue

Mar 17th 2018, 8:00 PM 35,625 Views 150 Comments

Leo Varadkar said it was a privilege to march in the New York City parade today

From Dublin to New York: How we're celebrating St Patrick's Day
Live Mar 17th 2018, 5:05 PM

From Dublin to New York: How we're celebrating St Patrick's Day

Ireland make history as Schmidt's men claim glorious Grand Slam in London
# Champs
From The42
# Champs

Ireland make history as Schmidt's men claim glorious Grand Slam in London

Mar 17th 2018, 4:48 PM 68,099 Views 103 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side matched the achievements of 1948 and 2009 in convincing style.

Pics: The world turns green for St Patrick's Day
# GLOBAL GREENING
# GLOBAL GREENING

Pics: The world turns green for St Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2018, 4:37 PM 25,522 Views 15 Comments

Hundreds of landmarks across the world have turned green.

Mayor of New York declares today as Gerry Adams Day
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Mayor of New York declares today as Gerry Adams Day

Mar 17th 2018, 12:41 PM 46,196 Views 202 Comments

Mayor Bill De Blasio paid tribute to Adams for his pursuit of a united Ireland.

The weird ways random places around the world celebrate St. Patrick's Day
# Patty's Day
# Patty's Day

The weird ways random places around the world celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2018, 11:00 AM 47,921 Views 40 Comments

It’s a global celebration, really.

Poll: Will you go to a pub today or tonight?
# Paddy's Day
# Paddy's Day

Poll: Will you go to a pub today or tonight?

Mar 17th 2018, 9:40 AM 28,945 Views 52 Comments

Will you brave it?

Do you guys have pizza in Ireland?: 'Most Americans I met knew almost nothing about Ireland'
# Column
# Column

Do you guys have pizza in Ireland?: 'Most Americans I met knew almost nothing about Ireland'

Mar 17th 2018, 9:30 AM 105,334 Views 146 Comments

Their Ireland is the Ireland their ancestors left, often untouched by the changes that have taken place since then, writes Caoimhín De Barra.

Everything you need to know about St Patrick's Day events around the country
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

Everything you need to know about St Patrick's Day events around the country

Mar 17th 2018, 8:30 AM 23,450 Views 21 Comments

There’s a lot on in Dublin, but there’s a lot more going around the country and abroad this St Patrick’s Day.

# st-patricks-day - Friday 16 March, 2018

'A very nice gesture': Mike Pence tells Leo Varadkar that his partner Matt would be welcome in his home
# Veep
# Veep

'A very nice gesture': Mike Pence tells Leo Varadkar that his partner Matt would be welcome in his home

Mar 16th 2018, 9:08 PM 57,017 Views 164 Comments

It is tradition during the St Patrick’s Day trip to Washington DC for the Taoiseach to have breakfast with the VP.

Poll: Is it St Patrick's Day or Paddy's Day to you?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Is it St Patrick's Day or Paddy's Day to you?

Mar 16th 2018, 1:13 PM 30,905 Views 66 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

The St. Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with sub-zero temps and a cold weather warning
# Wrap Up Warm
# Wrap Up Warm

The St. Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with sub-zero temps and a cold weather warning

Mar 16th 2018, 10:15 AM 18,989 Views 28 Comments

Some snow could accumulate in eastern areas.