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#Cold Weather

# cold-weather - Friday 25 September, 2020

Poll: Do you like cold weather? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you like cold weather?

You’ll be getting it this weekend either way.

# cold-weather - Friday 15 November, 2019

Expect frost, fog and cold temperatures this weekend

The weather is not getting any better.

# cold-weather - Friday 1 February, 2019

It's another freezing morning - here's what you can do to keep your pipes clear and your car running

Temperatures today are only set to reach as high as 5 degrees with a sharp frost present on many roads.

# cold-weather - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Fr Peter McVerry says council told him homeless man would have to 'come and get a sleeping bag'

DRHE director Eileen Gleeson said earlier this week that there was no shortage of beds and no need for anyone to sleep rough.

# cold-weather - Saturday 19 January, 2019

'We're really only nine meals removed from total anarchy': Ireland's preppers and survivalists

“The main thing is we do know that if something was to happen we’d be more than comfortable.”

We're in for some wintry weather over the weekend, here's how to keep your pet safe and happy

Met Éireann has forecasted freezing temperatures for the coming days.

# cold-weather - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Calls for a Cold Weather Payment for severe weather to be introduced

In Northern Ireland, the Cold Weather Payment scheme kicks in when the temperature falls below zero degrees for seven days.

# cold-weather - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Spring-like conditions today - but wintry showers set to return before Easter

Sometimes it snows in April, as Prince once sang.

# cold-weather - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

The cold weather will be sticking around until the weekend

(It’s Tuesday today, in case you were wondering).

# cold-weather - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Snow-ice warning issued for entire country, widespread wintry showers tonight

We’ll have snow showers from this evening, and there’ll be icy stretches on the roads.

# cold-weather - Friday 1 December, 2017

'Christmas can be very hard if you're on your own': People asked to look out for the elderly this winter

The advice comes as part of the Dublin City Council and older person’s charity Alone’s cold weather initiative, which was launched today.

# cold-weather - Thursday 29 December, 2016

2017 is about to remind you what an Irish winter is usually like

Met Éireann are forecasting a cold, cold start to the New Year.

# cold-weather - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Have an elderly neighbour? Check in on them

Hundreds of people die each year due to health risks associated with cold weather and fuel poverty.

# cold-weather - Thursday 27 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 truly troubling problems all women must face in winter Fally Downy Tights

18 truly troubling problems all women must face in winter

Pure glamour!

# cold-weather - Thursday 20 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge 9 things you'll know if your hot water bottle is your boyfriend Cuddle In

9 things you'll know if your hot water bottle is your boyfriend

Fill her up there!

# cold-weather - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Want to know what it's like to climb Donegal's snowy mountains? Step this way...

A group of climbers recorded their ascent last week.

# cold-weather - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Gridlock in UK: Cars abandoned, passengers stranded after heavy snowfall

A group of coach passengers spent the night in a church in Sheffield, and people have been leaving their cars to seek shelter.

# cold-weather - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Open thread: What's your favourite thing about winter?

Bye bye Summer, we had some good times…

# cold-weather - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Drivers warned of 'extremely dangerous' conditions nationwide

Temperatures are expected to remain below zero overnight so take care and bundle up.

# cold-weather - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Escaped convict turned himself in because it was 'too cold' On The Run

Escaped convict turned himself in because it was 'too cold'

Robert Vick thought better of his decision to escape prison in Kentucky.

# cold-weather - Sunday 5 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge How to reassure yourself that winter is actually the BEST season Winter Wonderland

How to reassure yourself that winter is actually the BEST season

Is winter your favourite season? You’re among friends here.

# cold-weather - Monday 18 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge The Guide to Being Ready for the Irish Winter Bither

The Guide to Being Ready for the Irish Winter

Winter is coming.

# cold-weather - Thursday 10 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 reasons the cold weather is actually great Welcome Winter!

11 reasons the cold weather is actually great

Winter is here!

# cold-weather - Thursday 29 August, 2013

The cold weather and winter do not depress us as much as we think

Seasonal Affective Disorder exists – but not for the majority of the population.

# cold-weather - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Coveney extends fodder scheme: 'No animals should die of starvation'

The Minister also intervened with the banks and requested they provide more credit to farmers in need.

# cold-weather - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Dublin city to be hit by nightly water restrictions this weekend

Restrictions will be in place from 10pm to 7am or 9am every night from tonight until next Tuesday and will mean water pressure will be reduced at these times.

# cold-weather - Sunday 17 March, 2013

No let-up: More cold weather forecast for the week ahead

Spring? What Spring?

# cold-weather - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Bundle up: Snow, frost and icy conditions ahead

Snow showers will drift in from the Irish Sea on Monday morning but should clear up later in the day.

# cold-weather - Monday 21 January, 2013

Public urged to check in on older people during cold weather

Older people and those with mobility issues can be particularly affected by the cold snap, the charity ALONE has said.

# cold-weather - Friday 26 October, 2012

Baby, it’s about to get cold outside

Temperatures over the bank holiday weekend are set to drop by up to 5C below normal, says Met Éireann.

# cold-weather - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Half of older people forgo food to pay for fuel - survey

Researchers say fuel poverty is contributing to “significant” differences in summer and winter mortality rates across the island of Ireland.

# cold-weather - Friday 24 December, 2010

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# cold-weather - 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.

# cold-weather - Monday 6 December, 2010

No sign of thaw as freezing fog leaves black ice

Huge swathes of road remain deceptively slippery this morning, as sub-zero temperatures remain nationwide.

# cold-weather - Friday 3 December, 2010

Snow moves west, but transport hampered as big freeze continues

The East gets some respite from snow – which moves west – but freezing temperatures and transport turmoil goes on.

# cold-weather - Thursday 2 December, 2010

Your 30-second guide to driving in the snow Road Safety This post contains videos

Your 30-second guide to driving in the snow

Is it worth forking out for snow tyres? Only if it stays so cold. You might want to invest in “snow socks”, though…