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#Summer

# summer - Monday 15 August, 2022

UK labour shortage causes unpicked food to rot in fields
# Food Waste
# Food Waste

UK labour shortage causes unpicked food to rot in fields

Aug 15th 2022, 8:26 PM 36,012 Views 42 Comments

Ukrainians had temporarily partly filled the gap but since the Russian invasion many have been stuck in their homeland.

# summer - Friday 12 August, 2022

Drought declared for parts of England after driest summer in 50 years
# No Rain
# No Rain

Drought declared for parts of England after driest summer in 50 years

Aug 12th 2022, 1:46 PM 11,983 Views 7 Comments

The change could lead to more measures such as hosepipe bans.

# summer - Thursday 21 July, 2022

The Explainer: What do the recent extreme temperatures tell us about future Irish summers?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: What do the recent extreme temperatures tell us about future Irish summers?

Jul 21st 2022, 6:00 PM 4,305 Views 6 Comments

How frequent will heatwaves become, and how quickly can we turn the tide?

# summer - Monday 18 July, 2022

Ireland records hottest temperature in 135 years as Dublin hits a record 33°C
# Warning
# Warning

Ireland records hottest temperature in 135 years as Dublin hits a record 33°C

Updated Jul 18th 2022, 9:40 PM 163,242 Views 129 Comments
  • The temperature in Phoenix Park is second only to the record of 33.3°C measured in Kilkenny Castle in June 1887.
  • Today's high of 33°C is the highest ever recorded temperature nationally for July and the highest ever recorded in Dublin.
  • The public have been warned that there is a significant risk of heat stress and heat exhaustion.

# summer - Saturday 16 July, 2022

Here's how to keep your pets safe and cool during the hot weather
# Animal Safety
# Animal Safety

Here's how to keep your pets safe and cool during the hot weather

Jul 16th 2022, 7:30 AM 20,232 Views 5 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a nationwide Status Yellow high temperature warning from tomorrow.

# summer - Monday 11 July, 2022

Poll: Do you find it harder to sleep during warm weather?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you find it harder to sleep during warm weather?

Jul 11th 2022, 9:02 AM 32,158 Views 33 Comments

With warm weather comes the risk of sleepless nights.

# summer - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Europe heatwaves: Ireland unlikely to see 40+ degrees 'anytime soon', climate expert says
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Europe heatwaves: Ireland unlikely to see 40+ degrees 'anytime soon', climate expert says

Jun 22nd 2022, 12:05 AM 29,600 Views 49 Comments
  • Countries like Spain and France have been experiencing a blistering June heatwave.
  • Heatwaves occurring earlier in the year can be expected with climate change.
  • But Ireland will not see the intense heat of 40+ degrees "anytime soon", an expert said.

# summer - Monday 20 June, 2022

Warm weather forecast for the week with highs of 21 degrees
# Sunbathing
# Sunbathing

Warm weather forecast for the week with highs of 21 degrees

Jun 20th 2022, 2:30 PM 20,634 Views 3 Comments

There’s sun and heat to be had until Friday.

# summer - Friday 17 June, 2022

Poll reveals one in 10 Dublin Airport passengers to change travel plans due to queue chaos
# Travel Chaos
# Travel Chaos

Poll reveals one in 10 Dublin Airport passengers to change travel plans due to queue chaos

Jun 17th 2022, 12:05 AM 24,575 Views 28 Comments
  • A new poll reveals the long queues have prompted 12% of Dublin Airport passengers to change or cancel their flights, Michelle Hennessy reports.
  • Those aged 18-24 were more likely to say they had changed travel plans.

# summer - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Public urged to bring a communication device out on the water during activities
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

Public urged to bring a communication device out on the water during activities

Jun 2nd 2022, 3:37 PM 8,760 Views 0 Comments

Water safety agencies are asking people to be cautious over the Bank Holiday weekend.

# summer - Sunday 3 October, 2021

Varadkar and Coveney pushing to get J1 visa programme reinstated for summer 2022
# Rite Of Passage
# Rite Of Passage

Varadkar and Coveney pushing to get J1 visa programme reinstated for summer 2022

Oct 3rd 2021, 6:45 AM 13,967 Views 12 Comments

The J1 summer visa programme was suspended in response to Covid-19.

# summer - Friday 9 July, 2021

Indoor dining likely to reopen between 19-26 July, Tánaiste says
# Indoor Hospitality
# Indoor Hospitality

Indoor dining likely to reopen between 19-26 July, Tánaiste says

Jul 9th 2021, 7:25 PM 28,013 Views 58 Comments

A proposal is to be brought to Cabinet on Tuesday, which is expected to open indoor dining within NPHET’s guidance.

# summer - Saturday 3 July, 2021

Master Pastry Chef Shane Smith has some seasonal cookie recipes to share
# Saturday Serving
# Saturday Serving

Master Pastry Chef Shane Smith has some seasonal cookie recipes to share

Jul 3rd 2021, 7:00 AM 12,399 Views 0 Comments

Shane Smith has three delicious recipes to share to help you brighten up your meals.

# summer - Friday 11 June, 2021

Sunny weather for the weekend ahead - with a possible high of 26 degrees on Sunday
# Exam Weather
# Exam Weather

Sunny weather for the weekend ahead - with a possible high of 26 degrees on Sunday

Jun 11th 2021, 1:28 PM 13,933 Views 2 Comments

As people travel to the water to cool down this weekend, Water Safety Ireland have asked the public to be careful.

# summer - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Taoiseach expects things to 'settle down' as business group says outdoor dining has improved city atmosphere
# Taoiseach
# Taoiseach

Taoiseach expects things to 'settle down' as business group says outdoor dining has improved city atmosphere

Updated Jun 8th 2021, 6:53 PM 36,511 Views 32 Comments
  • Micheál Martin says the government will decide by July if it can 'do more than we signalled'
  • Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has reportedly asked NPHET to consider a phased return to offices in August
  • Business group DublinTown says outdoor dining has improved the atmosphere in the city
  • Galway councillor suggests 'designated areas' for outdoor drinking

# summer - Friday 4 June, 2021

Kristoffer Ajer confirms he wants to leave Celtic
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Kristoffer Ajer confirms he wants to leave Celtic

Jun 4th 2021, 2:16 PM 5,435 Views 8 Comments

The 23-year-old Norway international, who has a year left on his contract, has been linked with Newcastle.

# summer - Tuesday 1 June, 2021

Manchester City chairman says club will send ‘strong message’ in transfer window
# Summer
From The42
# Summer

Manchester City chairman says club will send ‘strong message’ in transfer window

Jun 1st 2021, 9:24 PM 9,469 Views 18 Comments

Khaldoon Al Mubarak is confident the club will find the right replacement for Sergio Aguero.

# summer - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

New pub and restaurant rules 'savaged' by TDs as Tánaiste indicates further changes into the summer
# 105 Minutes
# 105 Minutes

New pub and restaurant rules 'savaged' by TDs as Tánaiste indicates further changes into the summer

Updated May 26th 2021, 7:46 PM 83,648 Views 73 Comments

A 105-minute time limit will be in place for indoor dining where there is social distancing of one-metre.

# summer - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

'Vast majority' of Covid-19 restrictions hoped to be gone by August, Tánaiste says
# Opening Up
# Opening Up

'Vast majority' of Covid-19 restrictions hoped to be gone by August, Tánaiste says

Updated May 5th 2021, 6:51 PM 38,892 Views 46 Comments

“I’m hoping that that’s the month when things are relatively normal again,” Leo Varadkar has said.

# summer - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Drug testing at music festivals will be ready to be rolled out by summer 2021
# Drug Testing
# Drug Testing

Drug testing at music festivals will be ready to be rolled out by summer 2021

Dec 29th 2020, 12:05 AM 49,330 Views 56 Comments

Junior Minister Frank Feighan says a working group has looked at the issues of drug testing and amnesty bins.

# summer - Friday 7 August, 2020

The UK could reach record-breaking temperatures today - but there's no heatwave here
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

The UK could reach record-breaking temperatures today - but there's no heatwave here

Aug 7th 2020, 8:33 AM 40,186 Views 42 Comments

Health experts have issued a warning to people in the UK to take care in the sun.

# summer - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Temperatures to reach 24 degrees later this week - but we won't escape the rain either
# Summer
# Summer

Temperatures to reach 24 degrees later this week - but we won't escape the rain either

Aug 5th 2020, 7:37 AM 32,856 Views 8 Comments

The outlook for the weekend is looking good, but we’re still set for some rain in the coming days.

# summer - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

So it's summer and you're supposed to be 'bikini ready'? Don't believe a word of it
# Wellness Wednesday
# Wellness Wednesday

So it's summer and you're supposed to be 'bikini ready'? Don't believe a word of it

Jul 15th 2020, 7:00 AM 22,661 Views 8 Comments

Cliona Byrne, a body confidence coach says you can learn to feel good in a swimsuit regardless of your shape and size.

# summer - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know these summer songs?
# Summer Nights
# Summer Nights

Quiz: How well do you know these summer songs?

Jun 27th 2020, 10:00 PM 48,897 Views 9 Comments

A quiz for a summer night.

# summer - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Dramatic decline in J1 visa popularity prompts calls for government action
# Irish-us Relations
# Irish-us Relations

Dramatic decline in J1 visa popularity prompts calls for government action

Jan 7th 2020, 6:10 AM 44,462 Views 56 Comments

There has been a major decline in the number of Irish students travelling to the US on a J1 visa.

# summer - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Poll: Have you barbecued this summer?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you barbecued this summer?

Jul 28th 2019, 9:38 AM 24,097 Views 33 Comments

Despite recent bursts of sunshine it took time for summer to arrive this year.

# summer - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Stressed about summer with the kids? How to make the next few weeks a success for all the family
# Family Fun
# Family Fun

Stressed about summer with the kids? How to make the next few weeks a success for all the family

Jul 14th 2019, 8:30 PM 21,705 Views 28 Comments

Summer can seem like a difficult time to be a parent, but it doesn’t need to be.

# summer - Friday 12 July, 2019

It's set to be a warm weekend with temperatures reaching 25 degrees in some areas
# Summer
# Summer

It's set to be a warm weekend with temperatures reaching 25 degrees in some areas

Jul 12th 2019, 9:15 AM 27,770 Views 13 Comments

Sunday is set to be the warmest and sunniest day.

# summer - Sunday 30 June, 2019

After record breaking temperatures, some cooler weather hits parts of Europe
# Mercury Falling
# Mercury Falling

After record breaking temperatures, some cooler weather hits parts of Europe

Jun 30th 2019, 5:36 PM 22,273 Views 9 Comments

But the reprieve was not universal, with Germany measuring a record high temperature for June.

# summer - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Spain hit by more wildfires as European heatwave continues
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Spain hit by more wildfires as European heatwave continues

Jun 29th 2019, 3:06 PM 19,425 Views 11 Comments

The heat has already claimed several lives, including a 17-year-old harvest worker in Spain and a 72-year-old homeless man in Italy.

Poll: How hot is too hot?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How hot is too hot?

Jun 29th 2019, 9:14 AM 36,283 Views 51 Comments

How much heat can you handle?

'A few minutes can be fatal': Dog owners warned not to leave pets in parked cars on warm days
# Summer
# Summer

'A few minutes can be fatal': Dog owners warned not to leave pets in parked cars on warm days

Jun 29th 2019, 7:00 AM 13,810 Views 26 Comments

Temperatures of up to 20 degrees are forecast for the next week.

# summer - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Mostly dry weather with top temperatures back up to 20 degrees today
# Let The Sunshine In
# Let The Sunshine In

Mostly dry weather with top temperatures back up to 20 degrees today

Jun 18th 2019, 7:23 AM 17,800 Views 12 Comments

There are still some rainy days ahead this week.

# summer - Sunday 9 June, 2019

The Irish For: Cans, Tans and Summer Plans
# Column
# Column

The Irish For: Cans, Tans and Summer Plans

Jun 9th 2019, 8:30 AM 19,204 Views 4 Comments

Samhradh comes with a sense of disappointment, rarely delivering on its promises of sunshine and gaiety, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

# summer - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Rain, rain and more rain: Forecast predicts another wet week in store
# June Weather
# June Weather

Rain, rain and more rain: Forecast predicts another wet week in store

Jun 8th 2019, 1:42 PM 58,434 Views 26 Comments

Early indications are predicting that Tuesday will be the nicest day of the week.

# summer - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Rain to spread across the country today - but will it stay for the weekend?
# Weather Watch
# Weather Watch

Rain to spread across the country today - but will it stay for the weekend?

Aug 15th 2018, 7:23 AM 26,716 Views 13 Comments

Met Eireann predicts that conditions will be warm and unsettled in the coming days.

# summer - Friday 10 August, 2018

Some showers - but the weekend will be mild and humid
# Humidity's Rising
# Humidity's Rising

Some showers - but the weekend will be mild and humid

Aug 10th 2018, 8:06 AM 14,046 Views 8 Comments

The good summer continues.

# summer - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Damp start to next week with showers expected in between sunny spells
# Weather Watch
# Weather Watch

Damp start to next week with showers expected in between sunny spells

Aug 5th 2018, 1:15 PM 17,091 Views 8 Comments

Some showers next week could turn heavy or possibly thundery.

# summer - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Poll: Would you travel abroad on your own?
# Summer
From The Daily Edge
# Summer

Poll: Would you travel abroad on your own?

Jul 29th 2018, 9:24 AM 5,712 Views 9 Comments

It’s definitely not for everyone.

'We're just going non-stop': Fire call-outs increase 100% in parts of the country following recent dry spell
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

'We're just going non-stop': Fire call-outs increase 100% in parts of the country following recent dry spell

Jul 29th 2018, 7:45 AM 15,294 Views 5 Comments

While most have been enjoying the heatwave in recent weeks, it has had unexpected side-effects for emergency services.

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