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# Uniform

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Poll: Should students have to wear uniforms to school?
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Poll: Should students wear school uniforms?
Business owner Louisa Meehan says the arguments in favour of school uniforms don’t stack up anymore.
Opinion: Forget the school uniform - it's outdated and out of touch with the real world
Business owner Louisa Meehan says the arguments in favour of school uniforms don’t stack up anymore.
Garda management feared Sikh members could win discrimination cases over turban ban
Earlier this year the force announced a change to rules in relation to uniforms to allow the wearing of turbans and hijabs.
'Really encouraging': Reaction to change in Garda uniform to allow wearing of turbans and hijabs
The decision comes alongside a new recruitment drive for gardaí.
Gardaí are changing their uniform policy so members can wear the hijab and turban
There is a new recruitment drive for gardaí.
Taoiseach tells new gardaí: 'Your loyalty is not to the person in the uniform. It is to the uniform and all that it stands for'
A change in the culture of gardaí in which ‘no-one ever hesitates in speaking truth to power’ is needed, according to Leo Varadkar.
An Post issues tender for uniforms and safety boots for its 6,750 staff
An Post said the design of the uniforms will not change.
Gardaí in three stations to start wearing controversial new summer uniform from today
The organisation said it will take feedback from members on the suitability of the uniform.
'An act of brutalism and like something from McDonald's': Gardaí are unhappy with proposed new uniform
There has been a lot of pushback against the new uniform.
New Zealand school gets rid of gendered uniforms
Now, students will have a choice between wearing a kilt, culottes, shorts, trousers or PE gear, depending on their preference.
Poll: Should schools be forced to allow generic uniforms?
Many schools across the country only allow specialised uniforms from one particular shop. Should this be allowed?
9 ways everyone broke school uniform rules
Rebels. The lot of us.
Irish soldiers forced 'to borrow' ceremonial uniforms for Albert Reynolds' funeral
Soldiers had to borrow parts of the kit from their comrades.
17 primary school uniform memories to bring you right back
Remember the joy of no uniform day?
14 things you'll remember if you went to an all-girls school
Rolling up skirts, periods, and fancying male teachers.
'It's not like the jerseys were the culprits' - UCD defend use of Penn State equipment
UCD American football team will wear gear owned by the college at the centre of a child sex abuse scandal.
Clipped: Canadian Football chief says yanking long hair is fair game
“It’s part of the uniform,” reasoned the official. “It’s like tackling a guy by the arm.”
'Sometimes I'd like to come to work in my tracksuit' - TD calls for Dáil dress code
Mayo Fine Gael TD Michelle Mulherin says she’s not alone in thinking that the way some deputies dress is inappropriate.
Betty White joins Timberlake and Kunis as a Marine's dream date
White, who’s 89, says she loves a man in uniform, but has turned down a date with a Marine.