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#The campaign trail

# the-campaign-trail - Friday 5 February, 2016

The TrailFix: Is it time to start thinking the unthinkable?
# 22 Days To Go
# 22 Days To Go

The TrailFix: Is it time to start thinking the unthinkable?

Feb 5th 2016, 6:30 AM 20,973 Views 81 Comments

The best and worst bits from today’s #ge16 campaign trail.

# the-campaign-trail - Sunday 5 October, 2014

'A few kisses from Cáit Keane': Water, water, everywhere as we hit the campaign trail in DSW
# Dublin South West
# Dublin South West

'A few kisses from Cáit Keane': Water, water, everywhere as we hit the campaign trail in DSW

Oct 5th 2014, 12:40 PM 13,521 Views 65 Comments

As the meters begin to tick, the candidates are battling for votes even though some see the outcome of this by-election as a foregone conclusion.

# the-campaign-trail - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'My old stomping ground': In Portobello, Labour looks to bridge the gap to Fianna Fáil
# On The Canvass
# On The Canvass

'My old stomping ground': In Portobello, Labour looks to bridge the gap to Fianna Fáil

May 21st 2014, 9:30 PM 8,322 Views 40 Comments

We spent Wednesday morning at Portobello Bridge as Labour targeted commuters on foot… and on bikes.

# the-campaign-trail - Sunday 11 May, 2014

19 election posters that prove Irish politicians are the best in the world*
# Poster Wars
From The Daily Edge
# Poster Wars

19 election posters that prove Irish politicians are the best in the world*

May 11th 2014, 6:00 PM 78,612 Views 41 Comments

*At making election posters. And assorted other pieces of political literature.

# the-campaign-trail - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Gerry Adams's note to MEP hopefuls: 'Don't say it isn't coming up on the doors'
# Notes On A Scandal
# Notes On A Scandal

Gerry Adams's note to MEP hopefuls: 'Don't say it isn't coming up on the doors'

May 8th 2014, 3:15 PM 15,749 Views 62 Comments

The Sinn Féin president was at a press conference to launch his party’s European election campaign today.

# the-campaign-trail - Sunday 4 May, 2014

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014
# Gubu
# Gubu

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014

May 4th 2014, 6:30 PM 11,980 Views 10 Comments

The election trail can be an odd place, here are a few things we’ve come across in recent days…

# the-campaign-trail - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Elephants, frank discussions and doorstep engagement as parties launch their campaigns
# The Campaign Trail
# The Campaign Trail

Elephants, frank discussions and doorstep engagement as parties launch their campaigns

May 3rd 2014, 10:30 AM 5,715 Views 28 Comments

Three of the four main political parties launched their election campaigns with Labour bringing a special guest to town.

# the-campaign-trail - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

How much grief are Micheál Martin and Fianna Fáil getting on the doorsteps?
# The Campaign Trail
# The Campaign Trail

How much grief are Micheál Martin and Fianna Fáil getting on the doorsteps?

Apr 30th 2014, 12:32 PM 10,207 Views 68 Comments

Fianna Fáil was launching its European election manifesto today but what sort of reception are voters giving its candidates on the doorstep?

# the-campaign-trail - Sunday 27 April, 2014

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014
# Gubu
# Gubu

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014

Apr 27th 2014, 4:00 PM 17,780 Views 13 Comments

The election trail can be an odd place, here are a few things we’ve come across in recent days…

# the-campaign-trail - Thursday 24 April, 2014

'Jesus, we got off lightly': Not quite 'rumble in Temple Bar' as rival MEP hopefuls hand in their papers
# The Campaign Trail
# The Campaign Trail

'Jesus, we got off lightly': Not quite 'rumble in Temple Bar' as rival MEP hopefuls hand in their papers

Apr 24th 2014, 7:00 PM 17,438 Views 66 Comments

With 29 days to go before the elections, the political parties are turning routine tasks into media events and there’s some interesting stuff being said and done as we spent the morning loitering around Temple Bar.