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#posters

# posters - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Aaron McKenna: A citizen’s guide to fighting the scourge of cable ties left on lamp posts

Political hopefuls call for better public spaces, clean streets, motherhood and apple pie – but many are happy to leave their campaigning rubbish about.

# posters - Monday 19 May, 2014

Local election candidate born in Turkey has posters defaced with pig imagery for a second time

Memet Uludag called the attacks “outright racism”.

# posters - Sunday 18 May, 2014

From banning Galway people entering Meath to using Grindr: The evolution of election literature

A rundown of political communication methods since the 1920s.

# posters - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Amazing posters will make you wish these bad prequels actually existed Bad Prequels

Amazing posters will make you wish these bad prequels actually existed

They really sell them, don’t you think?

# posters - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

The truth behind Brian Hayes’s white teeth and whether political parties Photoshop their posters

With posters erected all over the country we’ve found out what work, if any, candidates have had done on their pictures.

# posters - Saturday 3 May, 2014

‘It was upsetting for my kids’ – candidates criticise defacement of local election posters

“I challenge those who deface posters to put their own name on the ballot paper,” said one candidate.

# posters - Sunday 27 April, 2014

The Secret Candidate: Posters are a waste of time and money so here’s how we could eliminate them

The erection of posters on lampposts around the country this week has sparked debate about their merits. The Secret Candidate has some solutions…

# posters - Friday 25 April, 2014

Click to explore: 10,500 items have just been digitised by the National Library of Ireland

Come with us on a journey through time and space…

# posters - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Election posters may ‘distract from the beauty of our countryside’ as Giro D’Italia approaches – Senator

Louth/East Meath Senator Mary Moran wants the posters taken down for the weekend of the bicycle race.

# posters - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Fianna Fáil candidate accused of “flouting regulations” as election posters go up four days early

Mary Fitzpatrick’s posters were erected near the Battle of Clontarf festival.

# posters - Friday 27 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Can you decipher these Christmas-themed movie posters? Yippee Ki-yay

Can you decipher these Christmas-themed movie posters?

Ho, ho, holy quiztime Batman.

# posters - Monday 23 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Parents adorably recreate movie scenes using their baby and some cardboard Child's Play

Parents adorably recreate movie scenes using their baby and some cardboard

Babies. What are they for, if not our amusement?

# posters - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Ye Olde Irish Pantomime Posters of the Day Social History This post contains images

Ye Olde Irish Pantomime Posters of the Day

Snowhite and the Seven Corkmen, anyone?

# posters - Monday 4 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Check out the posters for Anchorman 2! I'm Ron Burgundy

Check out the posters for Anchorman 2!

Powerful stuff.

# posters - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Shatter confirms date for Missing Persons Day, following campaign by Mallow students

Kate McCann was one of the high-profile supporters of the Cork students’ inititiative, which included an intensive lobbying campaign and a petition signed by 12,000 people.

# posters - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Fine Gael councillor erects posters calling for No vote in Seanad referendum

Dublin City Councillor Professor Bill Tormey said there was never a vote in Fine Gael on abolishing the Seanad and is calling for a No vote next month.

# posters - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Childers: ‘€100k re-election bill is price I’m paying for having principles’

The MEP says she will have to finance her own European re-election campaign to the tune of €100,000, after resigning from Labour

# posters - Friday 21 December, 2012

Youth Defence ordered to remove anti-abortion posters

Dublin City Council said that the organisation “had not applied for or received permission” for the anti-abortion posters which appeared in Dublin city centre this week.

# posters - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Alan Shatter condemns ‘obscene and insensitive’ anti-abortion posters

The posters which specifically target the Minister for Justice were erected overnight in Alan Shatter’s constituency of Dublin South.

# posters - Saturday 3 November, 2012

What do the children’s referendum posters mean?

What messages are the children’s referendum posters trying to get across and do they work? We asked the experts…

# posters - Monday 9 July, 2012

Is Poznan cheating on us? Zagreb got the ‘thank you’ posters too Poznań This post contains images

Is Poznan cheating on us? Zagreb got the ‘thank you’ posters too

Poznan! We thought we had something special going on…

# posters - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Would these posters entice you to visit Ireland? Nostalgia This post contains images

Would these posters entice you to visit Ireland?

Check out these amazing aviation advertisements from Aer Lingus, TWA and others during the 1950s and 1960s.

# posters - Friday 22 June, 2012

Column: These billboards simply bring the reality of abortion into focus

The message may not be easy to take – but censorship is not the answer, writes Niamh Ui Bhriain of the Life Institute.

# posters - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Gallery: Yes and No campaigns make last ditch efforts to secure votes Referendum This post contains images

Gallery: Yes and No campaigns make last ditch efforts to secure votes

We’re also taking a look back at some of the memorable images from the campaign …

# posters - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

FAI unhappy with “misrepresentation” on Sinn Féin referendum posters

The Football Association of Ireland has taken issue with Sinn Féin posters which link Euro 2012, supporting Ireland and voting No in Thursday’s referendum.

# posters - Saturday 26 May, 2012

‘Extremely deceptive’: Call for Sinn Féin to remove Euro 2012 posters

Campaign posters launched earlier this week have caused controversy but Sinn Féin insisted today it will not be removing them.

# posters - Saturday 19 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Your round-up of the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# posters - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Explainer: How election posters work – and which party has the best

What messages are the posters trying to send? And what’s the point of them anyway? TheJournal.ie answers all your questions.

# posters - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

‘What are we at?’ – Labour TD criticises number of election posters Posters This post contains a poll

‘What are we at?’ – Labour TD criticises number of election posters

Alex White said he wasn’t against the posters themselves, but asked why they needed to be ‘festooned’ on every lamppost.

# posters - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

From The Score The history of the FIFA World Cup, told through 19 minimalist posters Proper Art

The history of the FIFA World Cup, told through 19 minimalist posters

Brazilian artist Andre Fidusi has created this wonderful series of posters to explain the history of the world’s biggest football tournament.

# posters - Sunday 22 April, 2012

See the posters that lured the ‘Lost Generation’ to war WWI This post contains images

See the posters that lured the ‘Lost Generation’ to war

A selection from the Library of Congress’ 1914-1920 collection.

# posters - Monday 14 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds… Birdhouse

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds…

Enterprising designer finds new use for old election posters – he builds a little birdhouse with them…

# posters - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Seán Gallagher pledges poster-free election campaign

Having earlier called on fellow candidates to ease off posters, Gallagher today announced he will not be using lamp post posters ahead of the 27 October ballot.

# posters - Saturday 27 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning.

# posters - Friday 26 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday The Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

All the day’s news: Dublin Fire Brigade unions head for the LRC, Anglo’s last ever accounts, New York prepares for evacuation, and more success for Shamrock Rovers and Conor Niland…

# posters - Friday 5 August, 2011

In pictures: ISPCC casts Jedward in a new light ISPCC This post contains images

In pictures: ISPCC casts Jedward in a new light

The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children is set to launch a new campaign on Monday, but posters have already sprung up around Dublin City Centre.

# posters - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Poster kids of Election 2011 cleaned up after themselves

The four councils in the heavily postered city and county of Dublin say candidates were compliant, for the most part, with election poster removal.