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Dublin: 15 °C Saturday 4 July, 2020


# april - Monday 6 April, 2020

Mainly dry week in prospect with temperatures touching 17 degrees on Thursday

The weather will become more changeable in the latter part of the week.

# april - Friday 27 March, 2020

From The42 Premier League and other English clubs prepared to make difficult decisions over coronavirus Looking Ahead

Premier League and other English clubs prepared to make difficult decisions over coronavirus

Uefa previously said they were committed to ending the season by 30 June.

# april - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Worst April on record as 10,000 people forced to wait on hospital trolleys and chairs last month

Some 106 children were among those waiting without a bed.

# april - Monday 1 April, 2019

Met Éireann issues Status Yellow snow-ice warning from tonight as temperatures to drop to -1C

Temperatures will drop to between 0 and 4 degrees tonight, with some frost forecast.

# april - Friday 20 April, 2018

'Any excuse for a pint': A snapshot of Dublin city in the Spring sunshine

We took a short stroll around Dublin to see what effect the sunny weather is having.

# april - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Horse dies at Cheltenham as UK temperatures soar to record levels

Dame Rose collapsed and died after finishing fourth in the mares’ novices hurdle.

# april - Monday 26 March, 2018

'His mother's life has just stopped': Appeal for Wicklow man missing since last April

Peter Skully’s friends said his disappearance is “so out of character”.

# april - Thursday 11 May, 2017

# april - Monday 24 April, 2017

US blacklists Syrian chemists over deadly sarin gas attack

It is one of the US’s largest-ever sanctions announcements.

# april - Friday 7 April, 2017

There's more warm weather on the way this weekend

Sunday might bring some rain and cloud, though.

# april - Monday 3 April, 2017

Gardaí looking for help in locating missing Waterford 16-year-old

Samir Nasir has been missing since 2 April.

# april - Friday 20 January, 2017

Man arrested in connection to murder of Irene White in 2005

White was found fatally stabbed in her home.

# april - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Man arrested in connection with shooting in Cork

A 41-year-old man was killed during the incident in April.

# april - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Four arrested over Easter Monday crash that killed two young people

Police are also again appealing for witnesses to the crash to come forward.

# april - Monday 15 June, 2015

Ireland exported more stuff than ever before last month

In the month of April Ireland exported €9.3 billion worth of goods internationally.

# april - Friday 29 May, 2015

A price war is making things much cheaper for consumers

The volume of retail sales has risen by 11.9% since last year.

# april - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The42 No prizes for guessing the Airtricity League Player of the Month for April STANDOUT

No prizes for guessing the Airtricity League Player of the Month for April

Shamrock Rovers striker Mikey Drennan and Bohemians goalkeeper Dean Delany finished second and third respectively.

# april - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Going up: The construction industry is on a winning streak right now

The Ulster Bank’s new figures have shown growth in the construction industry continued in April.

# april - Friday 24 April, 2015

Three Indian police officers arrested for raping a model inside a police station

It is being reported locally today that the woman and her boyfriend also had €7,360 extorted from them.

# april - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge This cartoon perfectly sums up unexpected sunny days in Ireland Go On My Sun This post contains a poll

# april - Friday 23 January, 2015

The Queen is now the world's oldest monarch

This comes after the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.

# april - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

A 'national day off' for 2016? It should be looked at, says Minister

The idea of a once-off ‘Republic Day’ is being “seriously considered” at by politicians, as plans for the centenary celebrations are put together.

# april - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From The42 There are some unbelievable efforts among April's LOI Goals of the Month Pick It Out This post contains a poll

There are some unbelievable efforts among April's LOI Goals of the Month

We’re having a hard time choosing our favourite.

# april - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Aer Lingus sees 12 per cent traffic boost in April

The airline puts it down to a later Easter than normal and more long-haul flights.

# april - Friday 11 April, 2014

From The42 Ireland U19s announce talented squad to face France over two games The Future

Ireland U19s announce talented squad to face France over two games

Head coach Colin McEntee has an exciting group to call upon for the fixtures in Dublin this month.

# april - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Your Almost Summertime In Kerry Pic Of The Day...

Sometimes it snows in April, Prince once sang. Not in the Kingdom. At least, not today.

# april - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here are the cruel pranks people played on their families for April Fools Harsh

# april - Monday 21 October, 2013

Budget deficit for 2012 still inside Troika target despite revisions

Initial estimates for April were revised, after it became clear that revenue from mobile phone licences should be filed under this year’s figures.

# april - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Margaret Thatcher's ashes laid to rest in private London service

A plaque with the inscription “Margaret Thatcher 1925 – 2013″ was placed at the site where she was laid to rest in the grounds of a military nursing home.

# april - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Boston bombing suspect indicted on 30 counts, faces death penalty or life in prison

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been indicuted on 30 counts, including the use of a weapon of mass destruction.

# april - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Man accused of murdering April Jones (5) kept pictures of her on laptop

The court heard that Mark Bridger had a folder on his computer with images of April and her half-sisters.

# april - Friday 3 May, 2013

Man accused of murdering April Jones 'approached her sister on Facebook'

The court was also shown images of April’s final hours as the trial of 47-year-old Mark Bridger continued.

# april - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

April 2013: Breaking all kinds of weather records

It was the coldest April in 24 years and the windiest month in parts of the country for the past 63 years.

# april - Thursday 18 April, 2013

The most borrowed book from Dublin libraries this month...

It was picked for the Dublin: One City Book choice to mark the centenary of the 1913 Dublin Lockout.

# april - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Spring has arrived but with nighttime temperatures of -11°C

A temperature of ground -11°C was noted at Finner in Donegal overnight, that’s a record for this time of year.

# april - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Gardaí appeal for information on missing Meath 17-year-old

Ricky McDermott from Meath was last seen in the early hours of Monday morning.

# april - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

From The42 Don't call it a comeback: O'Sullivan will defend world title in April Return

Don't call it a comeback: O'Sullivan will defend world title in April

The Englishman will be the top seed at the upcoming event, having previously grown disenchanted with snooker.

# april - Sunday 4 November, 2012

From The42 Chinese wonder-kid, 14, wins Masters berth Prodigy This post contains videos

Chinese wonder-kid, 14, wins Masters berth

Guan Tianlang held on for a one-stroke win at the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship today.

# april - Monday 21 May, 2012

In pictures: Fun in the sun... and it's like this all week Scorchio This post contains images

# april - Thursday 12 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Ominous-looking Cloud of the Day Pic Of The Day

Ominous-looking Cloud of the Day

Is it sunny? Is it rainy? Who knows…

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