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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Bags

Last year
# Back To School
Free school books for primary school students in Budget education package
There has been widespread support for the announcement.
All time
# Ah here
Gigi and Bella are reportedly using ‘books as accessories’ so here are 5 others they could use
This was actually a headline that ran.
# just the one
Poll: Will Ryanair axing its second free carry-on bag make you stop flying with the airline?
Only priority boarding customers will be permitted to bring two carry-on bags on the aircraft.
# just the one
Only one small bag to be permitted on board as Ryanair axes second free carry-on policy
Ryanair has increased check-in bag sizes from 15kg to 20kg.
# Safety
Backpacks banned from Dublin Pride events for security reasons
Organisers of the LGBT festival said they are working with gardaí to ensure “the safety and enjoyment of all attending”.
# Rubbish
Greyhound insists there is no issue with rivals in Dublin city
They say the issue is down to shopkeepers.
# baggy
English people are hilariously freaking out about the plastic bag levy
Yes, the one that Ireland has had for 13 years. That one.
# handbags at dawn
10 things you'll find in every Irish woman's handbag
It’s a jungle in there.
# Excess Baggage
An airline is to start weighing passengers before they board
Uzbekistan Airways is to weigh passengers, hand luggage and all.
# Hidden Ireland
These handbags held the precious belongings of asylum patients
A new exhibition by artist Alan Counihan tells their story.
Opinion: The weighty issue of school bags needs to be addressed...
The Ministry for Education continues to ignore the damaging effects of an overweight backpack.
# Fakes
Interpol seize fake goods worth more than €100 million
Fake shampoo, cigarettes, beer and counterfeit clothing and DVDs were just a few items discovered in one of the agency’s largest operations ever conducted.
# emotional baggage
This is the worst baggage handler of all time
A lesson in inefficiency.
# Litter
Beach-goers asked to bring home their rubbish - not dump it
The beach at Myrtleville in Cork had large bags of rubbish dumped near the litter bins yesterday.
# Your Say
Poll: Should householders be charged for recycling bags?
Greyhound previously gave Dubliners free bags to put their recycling in – but no more. What do you think?
# Rubbish
Greyhound customers to be charged for recycling from tomorrow
Greyhound customers received a letter today informing them of the charge for recycling bags which will kick in on Friday.
# Ewww
How clean is your handbag?
If you’re an average person… the answer is: not very.