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# stradbally - Saturday 30 August, 2014

In photos: Electric Picnic day two as sunshine hits Stradbally
# EP2014
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# EP2014

In photos: Electric Picnic day two as sunshine hits Stradbally

Aug 30th 2014, 4:42 PM 23,900 Views 9 Comments

Hangovers and heavy petting.

# stradbally - Friday 29 August, 2014

In photos: Festivalgoers arrive at Electric Picnic in the rain and mud
# Mud Unlaoised
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# Mud Unlaoised

In photos: Festivalgoers arrive at Electric Picnic in the rain and mud

Aug 29th 2014, 5:20 PM 36,873 Views 33 Comments

It has to get better than this.

Electric Picnic tickets for NEXT year going on sale on Monday
# Electric Dreams
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Dreams

Electric Picnic tickets for NEXT year going on sale on Monday

Aug 29th 2014, 9:07 AM 3,288 Views 0 Comments

We’ll always be together…

# stradbally - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Cyclist killed in Waterford crash
# Crash
# Crash

Cyclist killed in Waterford crash

Jun 21st 2014, 7:47 AM 11,489 Views 11 Comments

The man was involved in a collision with the vehicle near Stradbally just after 7pm last night.

# stradbally - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Electric Picnic organisers staying quiet on those Outkast rumours
# Hey Ya
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Ya

Electric Picnic organisers staying quiet on those Outkast rumours

Jan 28th 2014, 2:28 PM 3,180 Views 1 Comment

Shake it like a Polaroid picture.

# stradbally - Monday 20 January, 2014

It looks like those Electric Picnic lineup 'announcements' are bogus
# EP2014
From The Daily Edge
# EP2014

It looks like those Electric Picnic lineup 'announcements' are bogus

Jan 20th 2014, 11:31 AM 3,217 Views 0 Comments

It would seem a gig listing app has got it wrong.

# stradbally - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Day two of ploughing championships breaks records
# Ploughing On
# Ploughing On

Day two of ploughing championships breaks records

Sep 25th 2013, 8:10 PM 14,550 Views 31 Comments

The National Ploughing Association estimated 190,000 visitors over three days. After two, 171,000 have shown up.

# stradbally - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

In pictures: Day one of the National Ploughing Championships
# Plough On
# Plough On

In pictures: Day one of the National Ploughing Championships

Sep 24th 2013, 3:57 PM 11,563 Views 10 Comments

The National Ploughing Championships got underway today, here are the pictures from day one.

# stradbally - Monday 23 September, 2013

Going to the ploughing? Don't bring a sat-nav say gardaí
# How's She Cuttin'?
# How's She Cuttin'?

Going to the ploughing? Don't bring a sat-nav say gardaí

Sep 23rd 2013, 3:39 PM 19,346 Views 22 Comments

With 200,000 people set to descend on Stradbally, gardaí are asking motorists to trust the signage, not the sat-nav.

# stradbally - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Re-experience Electric Picnic through this perfect first-person video
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Re-experience Electric Picnic through this perfect first-person video

Sep 4th 2013, 10:21 AM 1,870 Views 0 Comments

If you’ve never been, this will make you want to go. Badly.

# stradbally - Sunday 1 September, 2013

21 pictures of this year's Electric Picnic festival
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

21 pictures of this year's Electric Picnic festival

Sep 1st 2013, 8:01 PM 47,816 Views 16 Comments

It looked epic and oh, so very colourful.

# stradbally - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Electric Picnic festival goers warned to stay away from 'dodgy pills'
# Drugs Are Bad
# Drugs Are Bad

Electric Picnic festival goers warned to stay away from 'dodgy pills'

Aug 31st 2013, 3:35 PM 44,456 Views 129 Comments

The drug known as ‘Blue Ghosts’ or ‘Casper’ is doing the rounds at the festival and organisers have urged picnickers to be careful.

20-year-old man dies at Electric Picnic festival
# EP
# EP

20-year-old man dies at Electric Picnic festival

Aug 31st 2013, 9:09 AM 97,871 Views 116 Comments

Gardaí confirmed the sudden death but do not believe foul play was involved.

# stradbally - Friday 30 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Aug 30th 2013, 10:56 PM 11,025 Views 9 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the death of Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney and the US moving closer to military intervention in Syria.

7 people who are bitterly jealous over Electric Picnic
# Well Jel
From The Daily Edge
# Well Jel

7 people who are bitterly jealous over Electric Picnic

Aug 30th 2013, 6:48 PM 2,581 Views 0 Comments

Harsh words.

# stradbally - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Punters warned about "huge amount" of fake Electric Picnic tickets
# Constant Vigilance
# Constant Vigilance

Punters warned about "huge amount" of fake Electric Picnic tickets

Aug 28th 2013, 9:31 PM 12,731 Views 11 Comments

Promoters have warned of a large number of very convincing ticket forgeries being offered for sale on the internet.

# stradbally - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Electric Picnic 'has signed contract for 10 more years'
# Ep 2013
From The Daily Edge
# Ep 2013

Electric Picnic 'has signed contract for 10 more years'

Aug 27th 2013, 7:05 PM 11,553 Views 45 Comments

Managing director of Festival Republic Melvin Benn says he has signed an agreement to secure the festival at Stradbally for a decade.

# stradbally - Friday 23 August, 2013

Still hoping to go to Electric Picnic? Hop on your saddle
# Sold Out
# Sold Out

Still hoping to go to Electric Picnic? Hop on your saddle

Aug 23rd 2013, 7:14 PM 11,054 Views 7 Comments

The Stradbally festival has sold out for the first time since 2008. But if you’re fit enough you can still get in by cycling from Dublin to Laois.

# stradbally - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Mary O'Rourke is running an 'Electric Picnic Parliament'
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Mary O'Rourke is running an 'Electric Picnic Parliament'

Aug 22nd 2013, 12:29 PM 8,460 Views 44 Comments

She’ll be putting together (and voting in) a manifesto on how to improve Ireland.

# stradbally - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Here's the day-by-day music breakdown for Electric Picnic
# My Bloody Festival
From The Daily Edge
# My Bloody Festival

Here's the day-by-day music breakdown for Electric Picnic

Aug 13th 2013, 11:57 AM 3,418 Views 5 Comments

Start planning!

# stradbally - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Led Zeppelin legend probably won't play Stairway to Heaven at Electric Picnic
# Bustle In Your Hedgerow
From The Daily Edge
# Bustle In Your Hedgerow

Led Zeppelin legend probably won't play Stairway to Heaven at Electric Picnic

May 21st 2013, 12:42 PM 1,350 Views 0 Comments

There’s a lady who knows…

# stradbally - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Arctic Monkeys, Fatboy Slim and Bjork for Electric Picnic 2013
# Electric Dreams
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Dreams

Arctic Monkeys, Fatboy Slim and Bjork for Electric Picnic 2013

Apr 25th 2013, 12:12 PM 24,108 Views 55 Comments

David Byrne and St Vincent, Franz Ferdinand and Ocean Colour Scene are also on the lineup. Plus, more ticket details.

# stradbally - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Updated: Man charged in relation to shooting dead of Jamie Lindsay
# Shooting
# Shooting

Updated: Man charged in relation to shooting dead of Jamie Lindsay

Apr 14th 2013, 4:55 PM 15,066 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí launched a murder investigation after Lindsay, 20, was shot dead outside his home in Athy, Co Kildare on 6 April.

# stradbally - Friday 12 April, 2013

19 reasons why Electric Picnic must happen this year
# EP FOREVER
From The Daily Edge
# EP FOREVER

19 reasons why Electric Picnic must happen this year

Apr 12th 2013, 1:00 PM 26,017 Views 51 Comments

It really is the greatest thing ever and this is why.

# stradbally - Saturday 19 January, 2013

95 Garda stations to close by end of month
# Garda Stations
# Garda Stations

95 Garda stations to close by end of month

Jan 19th 2013, 11:29 AM 14,428 Views 62 Comments

Garda authorities have released a full list of the 95 stations which will close within the next 12 days.

# stradbally - Monday 19 November, 2012

Haven and Crokes progress in Munster club SFC semi-finals
# Winning Habit
From The42
# Winning Habit

Haven and Crokes progress in Munster club SFC semi-finals

Nov 19th 2012, 10:08 AM 830 Views 0 Comments

Once again it is the club champions in Cork and Kerry who will meet in this year’s provincial senior football final.

# stradbally - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Salthill and Brigid's face off in Connacht showdown
# Football Battles
From The42
# Football Battles

Salthill and Brigid's face off in Connacht showdown

Nov 10th 2012, 11:56 AM 998 Views 0 Comments

Ballaghaderreen and Curry meet in the other Connacht semi-final, Crossmaglen Rangers make their 2012 provincial bow in Ulster while the replay of the Waterford final also takes place.

# stradbally - Monday 5 November, 2012

Glory for Commercials in Tipperary while stalemate in Waterford final
# Victory
From The42
# Victory

Glory for Commercials in Tipperary while stalemate in Waterford final

Nov 5th 2012, 8:40 AM 1,011 Views 1 Comment

Colman Kennedy was the hero as Clonmel Commercials claimed the Premier County title while The Nire and Stradbally must meet again in the search for Déise honours.

# stradbally - Thursday 1 November, 2012

2012 Munster Club SFC team-by-team guide
# Striving For Glory
From The42
# Striving For Glory

2012 Munster Club SFC team-by-team guide

Nov 1st 2012, 11:43 AM 2,360 Views 0 Comments

Here’s a look at the teams in contention for this year’s senior club football crown in the southern province ahead of the opening clashes next Sunday in Clonakilty and Quilty.

# stradbally - Monday 3 September, 2012

Electric Picnic 2012: good weather, no traffic and 'little to report' from Gardaí
# EP2012
# EP2012

Electric Picnic 2012: good weather, no traffic and 'little to report' from Gardaí

Sep 3rd 2012, 10:20 AM 9,080 Views 22 Comments

Electric Picnic’s Year Nine report card.

# stradbally - Sunday 2 September, 2012

In photos: Electric Picnic has The Cure for September blues
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

In photos: Electric Picnic has The Cure for September blues

Sep 2nd 2012, 3:45 PM 12,267 Views 10 Comments

It’s still all fun and frolics in Stradbally

# stradbally - Saturday 1 September, 2012

In pics: Sunshine and makeshift showers on day two at Electric Picnic
# EP2012
From The Daily Edge
# EP2012

In pics: Sunshine and makeshift showers on day two at Electric Picnic

Sep 1st 2012, 8:13 PM 33,972 Views 20 Comments

Spoilt with the sun so they were…

# stradbally - Friday 31 August, 2012

In pics: the first night of the Electric Picnic
# EP2012
From The Daily Edge
# EP2012

In pics: the first night of the Electric Picnic

Aug 31st 2012, 9:24 PM 25,664 Views 32 Comments

The tents are up and the festival is underway…

# stradbally - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

In pics: A first look at Electric Picnic 2012
# EP2012
# EP2012

In pics: A first look at Electric Picnic 2012

Aug 28th 2012, 5:10 PM 15,712 Views 19 Comments

Take a sneak peek at the festival site…

# stradbally - Thursday 1 March, 2012

The Cure and Sigur Rós set to headline Electric Picnic 2012
# Festival
# Festival

The Cure and Sigur Rós set to headline Electric Picnic 2012

Mar 1st 2012, 12:15 PM 6,258 Views 49 Comments

The line-up for the Laois festival announced this afternoon also includes Elbow, The xx, The Roots, Hot Chip Ed Sheeran and Bell X1.

# stradbally - Sunday 4 September, 2011

Day three at Electric Picnic: silly hats, pink hair, lycra and the music too
# EP11
From The Daily Edge
# EP11

Day three at Electric Picnic: silly hats, pink hair, lycra and the music too

Sep 4th 2011, 5:58 PM 1,592 Views 8 Comments

All sorts going on in the final hours of the hip festival…

WATCH: 73 seconds in the life of Electric Picnic 2011
# EP11
From The Daily Edge
# EP11

WATCH: 73 seconds in the life of Electric Picnic 2011

Sep 4th 2011, 3:40 PM 1,093 Views 2 Comments

The weather seems to be holding out at Stradbally – so if you’re jealous of the festival goers, best avoid this video…

Watch: The music and the craic at Electric Picnic so far
# EP11
From The Daily Edge
# EP11

Watch: The music and the craic at Electric Picnic so far

Sep 4th 2011, 11:21 AM 668 Views 0 Comments

Here’s a quick video of what’s been happening down at the Picnic this weekend…

# stradbally - Saturday 3 September, 2011

In photos: day two at Electric Picnic so far
# EP11
From The Daily Edge
# EP11

In photos: day two at Electric Picnic so far

Sep 3rd 2011, 5:01 PM 4,395 Views 14 Comments

Plenty of fun being had down in the wet fields of Stradbally on day two….