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# Stradbally
Hate mucky fields? See this year's Ploughing Championships on Google Street View
As many as 200,000 people are expected at this year’s competition.
# Lost and Found
Lost something at Electric Picnic? Here's how you can try to get it back
Phones, wallets, passports, bags. Let’s get reuniting!
# FOMO
Here's the one photo you have to see from Electric Picnic
Nile Rodgers tweeted his view from the stage last night. It was… awesome.
# EP2014
Electric Picnic Day Two, as told in tweets from Stradbally
The toilets are beginning to creak.
# EP2014
In photos: Electric Picnic day two as sunshine hits Stradbally
Hangovers and heavy petting.
# mud unlaoised
In photos: Festivalgoers arrive at Electric Picnic in the rain and mud
It has to get better than this.
# Electric Dreams
Electric Picnic tickets for NEXT year going on sale on Monday
We’ll always be together…
# Crash
Cyclist killed in Waterford crash
The man was involved in a collision with the vehicle near Stradbally just after 7pm last night.
# hey ya
Electric Picnic organisers staying quiet on those Outkast rumours
Shake it like a Polaroid picture.
# EP2014
It looks like those Electric Picnic lineup 'announcements' are bogus
It would seem a gig listing app has got it wrong.
# Ploughing On
Day two of ploughing championships breaks records
The National Ploughing Association estimated 190,000 visitors over three days. After two, 171,000 have shown up.
# Plough On
In pictures: Day one of the National Ploughing Championships
The National Ploughing Championships got underway today, here are the pictures from day one.
# How's she cuttin'?
Going to the ploughing? Don't bring a sat-nav say gardaí
With 200,000 people set to descend on Stradbally, gardaí are asking motorists to trust the signage, not the sat-nav.
# Electric Picnic
Re-experience Electric Picnic through this perfect first-person video
If you’ve never been, this will make you want to go. Badly.
# Electric Picnic
21 pictures of this year's Electric Picnic festival
It looked epic and oh, so very colourful.
# drugs are bad
Electric Picnic festival goers warned to stay away from 'dodgy pills'
The drug known as ‘Blue Ghosts’ or ‘Casper’ is doing the rounds at the festival and organisers have urged picnickers to be careful.
# EP
20-year-old man dies at Electric Picnic festival
Gardaí confirmed the sudden death but do not believe foul play was involved.
# News Fix
Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
Everyone’s talking about the death of Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney and the US moving closer to military intervention in Syria.
# well jel
7 people who are bitterly jealous over Electric Picnic
Harsh words.
# constant vigilance
Punters warned about "huge amount" of fake Electric Picnic tickets
Promoters have warned of a large number of very convincing ticket forgeries being offered for sale on the internet.
# ep 2013
Electric Picnic 'has signed contract for 10 more years'
Managing director of Festival Republic Melvin Benn says he has signed an agreement to secure the festival at Stradbally for a decade.
# Sold Out
Still hoping to go to Electric Picnic? Hop on your saddle
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.
# Electric Picnic
Mary O'Rourke is running an 'Electric Picnic Parliament'
She’ll be putting together (and voting in) a manifesto on how to improve Ireland.
# my bloody festival
Here's the day-by-day music breakdown for Electric Picnic
Start planning!
# bustle in your hedgerow
Led Zeppelin legend probably won't play Stairway to Heaven at Electric Picnic
There’s a lady who knows…
# Electric Dreams
Arctic Monkeys, Fatboy Slim and Bjork for Electric Picnic 2013
David Byrne and St Vincent, Franz Ferdinand and Ocean Colour Scene are also on the lineup. Plus, more ticket details.
# Shooting
Updated: Man charged in relation to shooting dead of Jamie Lindsay
Gardaí launched a murder investigation after Lindsay, 20, was shot dead outside his home in Athy, Co Kildare on 6 April.
# EP FOREVER
19 reasons why Electric Picnic must happen this year
It really is the greatest thing ever and this is why.
# garda stations
95 Garda stations to close by end of month
Garda authorities have released a full list of the 95 stations which will close within the next 12 days.
# winning habit
Haven and Crokes progress in Munster club SFC semi-finals
Once again it is the club champions in Cork and Kerry who will meet in this year’s provincial senior football final.
# Football Battles
Salthill and Brigid's face off in Connacht showdown
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.
# Victory
Glory for Commercials in Tipperary while stalemate in Waterford final
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.
# Striving For Glory
2012 Munster Club SFC team-by-team guide
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.
# EP2012
Electric Picnic 2012: good weather, no traffic and 'little to report' from Gardaí
Electric Picnic’s Year Nine report card.
# Electric Picnic
In photos: Electric Picnic has The Cure for September blues
It’s still all fun and frolics in Stradbally
# EP2012
In pics: Sunshine and makeshift showers on day two at Electric Picnic
Spoilt with the sun so they were…
# EP2012
In pics: the first night of the Electric Picnic
The tents are up and the festival is underway…
# EP2012
In pics: A first look at Electric Picnic 2012
Take a sneak peek at the festival site…
# Festival
The Cure and Sigur Rós set to headline Electric Picnic 2012
The line-up for the Laois festival announced this afternoon also includes Elbow, The xx, The Roots, Hot Chip Ed Sheeran and Bell X1.