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# ash - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Giving up cigarettes? Vaping might not be the solution
# Smoke N Mirrors
# Smoke N Mirrors

Giving up cigarettes? Vaping might not be the solution

Jan 1st 2017, 2:45 PM 28,778 Views 80 Comments

Make sure you’re aware of the possible risks before taking up e-cigarettes.

# ash - Monday 14 September, 2015

Tourists warned to stay away after Japan's biggest volcano blows its top
# Eruption
# Eruption

Tourists warned to stay away after Japan's biggest volcano blows its top

Sep 14th 2015, 7:19 AM 30,851 Views 11 Comments

Ash has been spewed for thousands of metres above Mount Anso.

# ash - Saturday 30 May, 2015

How to get to Slane (and back again) without tearing your hair out
# Everlong Tailbacks
# Everlong Tailbacks

How to get to Slane (and back again) without tearing your hair out

May 30th 2015, 10:15 AM 24,541 Views 39 Comments

Expect tailbacks if you’re heading to the Foo Fighters gig tonight. Or as the promoters put it “TRAFFIC DELAYS ARE INEVITABLE”.

# ash - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday
# Ashtag
# Ashtag

The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday

Feb 18th 2015, 10:45 PM 24,447 Views 38 Comments

For thine is the kingdom, the power and the selfie.

# ash - Sunday 28 September, 2014

More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt
# Mount Ontake
# Mount Ontake

More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt

Sep 28th 2014, 8:01 AM 8,467 Views 3 Comments

Official say 45 to 49 hikers sheltered overnight in cabins on the mountain.

# ash - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Lots of people woke up to find their car covered in sand this morning
# Ashes To Ashes
# Ashes To Ashes

Lots of people woke up to find their car covered in sand this morning

Mar 30th 2014, 7:44 PM 136,561 Views 104 Comments

What caused the mystery sand?

# ash - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Kid learns the hard way not to mess with his Santa stocking
# Never Again
From The Daily Edge
# Never Again

Kid learns the hard way not to mess with his Santa stocking

Dec 15th 2013, 3:00 PM 3,671 Views 0 Comments

A cautionary tale.

# ash - Monday 25 November, 2013

It literally rained rocks in Italy, and here's a video
# Whole Lotta Lava
From The Daily Edge
# Whole Lotta Lava

It literally rained rocks in Italy, and here's a video

Nov 25th 2013, 7:50 AM 19,541 Views 15 Comments

Not exactly a grand soft day.

# ash - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Second outbreak of ash dieback found in hedgerow
# Sick Trees
# Sick Trees

Second outbreak of ash dieback found in hedgerow

Oct 29th 2013, 7:57 PM 11,496 Views 11 Comments

The infected site is in Co Tipperary. To date, there have been 101 confirmed findings of the disease.

# ash - Saturday 19 October, 2013

VAT on hurleys to remain at 23% despite ash dieback problems
# Chalara Fraxinea
# Chalara Fraxinea

VAT on hurleys to remain at 23% despite ash dieback problems

Oct 19th 2013, 8:45 AM 10,209 Views 64 Comments

There had been suggestions to ease the VAT rate given the current problems with the killer tree disease.

# ash - Monday 19 August, 2013

Photos: Clean-up begins after volcanic eruption in Japan coats city in ash
# Japan
# Japan

Photos: Clean-up begins after volcanic eruption in Japan coats city in ash

Aug 19th 2013, 2:00 PM 10,772 Views 8 Comments

The eruption yesterday spewed a plume 5,000 meters into the air.

# ash - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'

Aug 10th 2013, 12:34 PM 8,844 Views 31 Comments

A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.

# ash - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Work (finally) begins on Pompeii's €105 million makeover
# Volcano
# Volcano

Work (finally) begins on Pompeii's €105 million makeover

Feb 6th 2013, 3:33 PM 13,592 Views 14 Comments

The Roman city has come to symbolise the decades of mismanagement of many of Italy’s cultural treasures.

# ash - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Temporary suspension of ash planting to prevent spread of disease
# Ash
# Ash

Temporary suspension of ash planting to prevent spread of disease

Dec 5th 2012, 2:27 PM 1,826 Views 0 Comments

The decision comes following the spread of Chalara fraxinea in the UK and Ireland.

# ash - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Further restrictions on ash imports imposed as disease continues to spread
# Disease
# Disease

Further restrictions on ash imports imposed as disease continues to spread

Nov 7th 2012, 12:36 PM 6,181 Views 2 Comments

The new legislation adds restrictions to the countries from which it can be imported while also impacting its movement and export within Ireland.

# ash - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Second New Zealand volcano 'burps' after eruption
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Second New Zealand volcano 'burps' after eruption

Aug 8th 2012, 9:25 AM 3,481 Views 2 Comments

The threatened eruption comes just days after a long-dorman mountain erupted.