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# sneachta - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Hilarious Wolf of Wall Street parody… Dublin 4 rugby style Rugby Roysh

Hilarious Wolf of Wall Street parody… Dublin 4 rugby style

Move over Ross O’Carroll Kelly.

# sneachta - Thursday 28 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here’s what you should know this morning as you kick off your Thursday.

# sneachta - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

From The Score Scotland’s fans are so desperate to see tonight’s game they’re clearing the pitch Snow Day

Scotland’s fans are so desperate to see tonight’s game they’re clearing the pitch

Ballsbridge is cold but at least it’s not as bad as Novi Sad, Serbia.

From The Daily Edge 15 people* turning the snow to their advantage That's The Spirit

15 people* turning the snow to their advantage

*And a few animals.

# sneachta - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Ireland escapes overnight rain but weather warning continues

Some parts of Leinster and Ulster remain under a weather warning from Met Éireann until this afternoon.

# sneachta - Saturday 23 March, 2013

From The Score In pictures: USA’s game last night was snow joke Sneachta

In pictures: USA’s game last night was snow joke

USA and Costa Rica clashed in a snowy Colorado.

# sneachta - Friday 22 March, 2013

From The Score Surprise, surprise: Northern Ireland vs Russia has been called off Snow Joke Lads

Surprise, surprise: Northern Ireland vs Russia has been called off

Ah sure it’s only a bit of snow.

# sneachta - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Snow showers surprise Leinster and Ulster In Pictures This post contains images

Snow showers surprise Leinster and Ulster

Weather warnings were issued by Met Éireann last night.

# sneachta - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge The burning question*: Does prospect of snow excite or fill you with dread? Dilemma This post contains a poll

The burning question*: Does prospect of snow excite or fill you with dread?

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

From The Daily Edge 14 very important tips for dealing with the snow Sneachta

14 very important tips for dealing with the snow

It’s getting weird out there. Here’s your guide to some essential coping mechanisms.

SNOW DAY: Canal icicles, dogs and daffodils

16 readers’ pics, plus a view from TheJournal.ie HQ, on this snowy March day.

Age Action urges public to remember elderly during cold snap

With the country experiencing low temperatures, snow, sleet and ice, those living alone can particularly be at risk.

Airline passengers warned of snow delays at Dublin Airport

Flight operations were briefly suspended to allow de-icing; passengers should expect delays in both arrival and departure.

Snow-ice warnings issued for 12 counties

Weather warnings have been issued by Met Éireann.

# sneachta - Monday 25 February, 2013

Over 100 people rescued from Wicklow mountains in 5 days

Rescue services call for warning signs to alert motorists to ice and snow-laden roads over Sally Gap.

# sneachta - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge Terrifying Snowman Pic of the Day Abominable

Terrifying Snowman Pic of the Day

No comment.

Snow Day: Ireland wakes up to a white morning

Snow fell in various areas across the country overnight.

# sneachta - Monday 21 January, 2013

Photos: Here’s how the Dublin Mountains looked in the snow today

Did you go out in the snow today?

From The Score Caption competition: Donncha O’Callaghan doing the unseen work again in Carton House Snow Joke
From The Daily Edge 16 reasons why snow is the absolute worst Snow Joke

16 reasons why snow is the absolute worst

As if you needed telling.

From The Score Video: Snow crashes through Amsterdam ArenA roof during Ajax game Yesh

Video: Snow crashes through Amsterdam ArenA roof during Ajax game

Ajax substitutes and coaches were forced to flee onto the pitch.

Pics: Parts of Ireland covered after snowfall overnight and this morning Sneachta This post contains images

Pics: Parts of Ireland covered after snowfall overnight and this morning

And we’ve got your pictures to prove it…

# sneachta - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Sleet and snow expected tonight as Met Éireann issues weather warning

Airlines have cancelled a number of flights to London and mainland Europe due to snowfall.

# sneachta - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Stranded motorists rescued from snow hit Wicklow mountains

Wicklow Mountain Rescue has asked motorists to avoid roads around the Sally Gap area as some became stuck in the snow overnight.

900 homes in Northern Ireland without power after heavy snow

Homes in the Newry and Downpatrick areas are still without power as a result of overnight snow and heavy winds.

# sneachta - Friday 18 January, 2013

THE DEPARTMENT of Transport has urged anyone planning on making journeys of any sort this evening to check the latest travel advice before they set out. The Department’s website now includes a page with links to the most up-to-date travel information from public transport providers and local councils. The Road Safety Authority has also repeated its request that motorists leave extra time for their journeys, with sleet and snow continuing to fall nationwide.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

Met Éireann warns of ‘blizzard conditions’ as first snow arrives

Drivers are warned of tricky motoring conditions as the south-east gets Ireland’s first snow of 2013.

# sneachta - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Wrap up warm: Snow hits part of the country

There’s been a few flurries across parts of Dublin, Meath and Kildare – and it’s going to get as cold as -2 tonight.

# sneachta - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

Everything you ever wanted to know about snow in Ireland

Met Éireann’s Aidan Murphy explains the patterns of snow in Ireland, why it’s hard to forecast – and the statistical chances of a white Christmas.

# sneachta - Thursday 1 November, 2012

First snow… on the border of Cork/Limerick/Tipp

Don’t panic – it’s not widespread – but the plummet in temperature has seen at least one patch of Ireland get drizzled with the white stuff. (And Donegal. And Kerry.)

# sneachta - Thursday 5 April, 2012

In pictures: Did somebody say ‘snow’? Weather This post contains images

In pictures: Did somebody say ‘snow’?

Days after glorious warm weather, Ireland had a visit from the white stuff…

# sneachta - Thursday 5 January, 2012

From Business ETC Ryanair blames fuel prices as December traffic falls Airlines

Ryanair blames fuel prices as December traffic falls

Ryanair’s passenger numbers for December fell by 5 per cent, with the airline saying it grounded some planes.

# sneachta - Friday 16 December, 2011

Buses and ferries hit by disruptions as snow hits Ireland Weather This post contains images

Buses and ferries hit by disruptions as snow hits Ireland

Wrap up warm: Met Eireann has said the cold snap is set to continue this evening.

# sneachta - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

From Business ETC Insurers face €224m bill for winter weather claims Brrr

Insurers face €224m bill for winter weather claims

The Irish Insurance Federation says its members have paid out €765m for weather damage in just 14 months.

# sneachta - Thursday 23 December, 2010

Dublin Airport closed until 5am as chaos continues

The main runway at Ireland’s biggest airport freezes over again, causing further headaches for tens of thousands.

# sneachta - Tuesday 21 December, 2010

Transport turmoil continues as salt supplies run short

Shiploads of new salt and grit arrive tomorrow night – but until then, there’s shortages across Ireland.

# sneachta - Saturday 18 December, 2010

Transport chaos looms as cold weather returns

Sub-zero temperatures return and public transport is hit – while local authorities admit that salt supplies are running low.

Poll: Are our local authorities doing enough to keep us moving? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are our local authorities doing enough to keep us moving?

Are you happy with how your local authority has acted to keep you moving – or do you think they could do more?

# sneachta - Saturday 11 December, 2010

Great Thaw begins as temperatures stay above zero

Temperatures stayed above zero overnight for the second day running – but drivers still need to take care.