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# traditions - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Farrell's Ireland 'want to be a team that the Irish public love watching'
# Traditions
From The42
# Traditions

Farrell's Ireland 'want to be a team that the Irish public love watching'

Jan 28th 2020, 6:30 PM 9,343 Views 30 Comments

The new head coach is keen for his pack to be aggressive and dominant.

# traditions - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

Quiz: Are these real or fake New Year's traditions?
# Bread Boats
# Bread Boats

Quiz: Are these real or fake New Year's traditions?

Jan 1st 2020, 8:00 PM 34,830 Views 6 Comments

Do people actually do any of these?

# traditions - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Quiz: Which of these strange Christmas traditions are real?
# They Eat What?!
# They Eat What?!

Quiz: Which of these strange Christmas traditions are real?

Dec 16th 2018, 9:00 PM 39,315 Views 17 Comments

Which of these traditions – from South Africa, Estonia, Norway and Australia – are real.

# traditions - Monday 25 December, 2017

What's the most beloved Christmas tradition you have?
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From The Daily Edge
# Traditions

What's the most beloved Christmas tradition you have?

Dec 25th 2017, 7:00 AM 3,203 Views 3 Comments

Tell us.

# traditions - Monday 30 October, 2017

'Only for Hallowe’en surviving in America, it probably would have died out here'
# Column
# Column

'Only for Hallowe’en surviving in America, it probably would have died out here'

Oct 30th 2017, 8:30 AM 21,569 Views 53 Comments

We have an underlying lack of confidence in Ireland and continually throw the baby out with the bathwater, writes Michael Fortune.

# traditions - Friday 23 December, 2016

You may not have heard of these strange Christmas traditions from across the world
# Sweet Baby Jesus
# Sweet Baby Jesus

You may not have heard of these strange Christmas traditions from across the world

Dec 23rd 2016, 9:00 PM 17,895 Views 8 Comments

From the kooky to the downright bizarre, not everyone celebrates 25 December like us.

# traditions - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Open thread: What's your one tip to make Christmas feel magical?
# Sponsored By Honda
# Sponsored By Honda

Open thread: What's your one tip to make Christmas feel magical?

Dec 8th 2016, 2:41 PM 2,391 Views 4 Comments

Tell us what makes Christmas for you. 

# traditions - Friday 2 December, 2016

QUIZ: Can We Guess Your Favourite Christmas Tradition?
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# Sponsored By Leopardstown

QUIZ: Can We Guess Your Favourite Christmas Tradition?

Dec 2nd 2016, 3:34 PM 20,951 Views 13 Comments

It can’t be ALL of them, OK?

# traditions - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Why do we put up Christmas trees?
# Oh Christmas Tree
# Oh Christmas Tree

Why do we put up Christmas trees?

Dec 19th 2015, 5:00 PM 20,468 Views 42 Comments

And what do they symbolise?

# traditions - Sunday 19 April, 2015

"A dangerous lie": Micheál Martin rubbishes Sinn Féin's connection with 1916
# The Rising
# The Rising

"A dangerous lie": Micheál Martin rubbishes Sinn Féin's connection with 1916

Apr 19th 2015, 6:07 PM 17,856 Views 170 Comments

Gerry Adams dismissed Martin’s comments as a “hysterical rant”.

# traditions - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Buns, bonnets and chocolate - what have they got to do with Easter?
# Tasty Traditions
# Tasty Traditions

Buns, bonnets and chocolate - what have they got to do with Easter?

Apr 20th 2014, 9:15 AM 8,881 Views 16 Comments

Even chimps love hot cross buns.

# traditions - Friday 18 April, 2014

7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday
# Grand Friday
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Friday

7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday

Apr 18th 2014, 11:00 AM 6,017 Views 2 Comments

You’ve got to start thinking outside the box for these holidays.

# traditions - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

11 of the most non-traditional Irish Christmas traditions
# Trad-notions
From The Daily Edge
# Trad-notions

11 of the most non-traditional Irish Christmas traditions

Dec 11th 2013, 9:30 PM 43,438 Views 42 Comments

Just think, would your granny have done it?

# traditions - Friday 27 April, 2012

VIDEO: US university students throw a piano off a roof
# Smashing
From The Daily Edge
# Smashing

VIDEO: US university students throw a piano off a roof

Apr 27th 2012, 12:20 PM 7,714 Views 31 Comments

Yeah, this is strange.

# traditions - Sunday 8 April, 2012

What has Easter got to do with buns, bonnets and bunnies?
# Easter
# Easter

What has Easter got to do with buns, bonnets and bunnies?

Apr 8th 2012, 8:00 AM 7,925 Views 11 Comments

What do buns, bunnies and bonnets have to do with Easter? We take a look at the traditions.

# traditions - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Easter: Fascinating traditions around the world
# Easter
# Easter

Easter: Fascinating traditions around the world

Apr 7th 2012, 8:00 AM 17,606 Views 11 Comments

Different countries celebrate Easter in different ways – from easter trees to dancing around eggs, we take a look at some of the unusual and interesting traditions.

# traditions - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Have yourself a merry Women's Little Christmas
# Nollaig Na Mban
From The Daily Edge
# Nollaig Na Mban

Have yourself a merry Women's Little Christmas

Jan 6th 2011, 6:23 PM 7,770 Views 3 Comments

Ten things you might not have known about today’s celebration of Nollaig na mBan… nor might you want to.