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#December

# december - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Tracing the start of the Third Wave: Over 3,000 close contact tests from socialising in November and early December
# Close Contacts
# Close Contacts

Tracing the start of the Third Wave: Over 3,000 close contact tests from socialising in November and early December

Jan 31st 2021, 12:05 AM 57,435 Views 46 Comments

Household settings made up the largest number of close contacts referred for a Day 0 test.

# december - Monday 11 January, 2021

December saw record-high grocery sales, but less money spent on whole turkeys
# Small Turkeys
# Small Turkeys

December saw record-high grocery sales, but less money spent on whole turkeys

Jan 11th 2021, 2:06 PM 14,475 Views 12 Comments

Sales of smaller cuts of meat such as turkey rolls and roast pork increased.

# december - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Poll: Have you done any Christmas shopping in person?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Have you done any Christmas shopping in person?

Dec 10th 2020, 9:57 AM 30,218 Views 19 Comments

Non-essential retail reopened last week.

# december - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Dublin gets its first 24-hour bus services this weekend as the 15 and 41 run all night
# Happy Christmas
# Happy Christmas

Dublin gets its first 24-hour bus services this weekend as the 15 and 41 run all night

Nov 30th 2019, 9:00 AM 21,350 Views 21 Comments

“It is no longer the case that city shuts down at 11 or 12 at night,” National Transport Authority CEO Anne Graham said.

# december - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Man arrested in connection with Roscommon eviction
# December
# December

Man arrested in connection with Roscommon eviction

Jan 10th 2019, 12:25 PM 30,965 Views 51 Comments

The property was repossessed by private security personnel last month.

# december - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Almost 700 people arrested on suspicion of intoxicated driving this month
# December
# December

Almost 700 people arrested on suspicion of intoxicated driving this month

Dec 29th 2018, 10:57 AM 21,412 Views 92 Comments

In 2017, a total of 812 motorists were caught driving while intoxicated during the month of December.

# december - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Kylie Minogue has rescheduled her Irish gigs for early December
# Lucky Lucky Lucky
# Lucky Lucky Lucky

Kylie Minogue has rescheduled her Irish gigs for early December

Oct 11th 2018, 9:22 AM 12,809 Views 14 Comments

The singer cancelled her Dublin and Belfast gigs last Sunday due to a throat infection.

# december - Sunday 3 December, 2017

11 people you will encounter if you dare to go 'up town' in December
# Chaos
From The Daily Edge
# Chaos

11 people you will encounter if you dare to go 'up town' in December

Dec 3rd 2017, 7:00 PM 7,247 Views 0 Comments

Don’t do it.

# december - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

The Christmas bonus will be given at the start of December
# Festive Cheer
# Festive Cheer

The Christmas bonus will be given at the start of December

Oct 10th 2017, 7:48 PM 67,347 Views 86 Comments

The cost of the Christmas bonus is €219 million.

# december - Friday 22 September, 2017

George Hook moves from lunchtime slot to weekend Newstalk show
# High Noon
# High Noon

George Hook moves from lunchtime slot to weekend Newstalk show

Sep 22nd 2017, 2:17 PM 65,240 Views 298 Comments

The new show will begin in December.

# december - Friday 1 September, 2017

Fire safety audits to be carried out on 25 schools constructed in the last 20 years
# Checkups
# Checkups

Fire safety audits to be carried out on 25 schools constructed in the last 20 years

Sep 1st 2017, 7:45 PM 11,357 Views 20 Comments

Fire safety in Ireland’s public buildings has been under the microscope in recent months.

# december - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Ding ding ding - the Luas has taken its first trip across O'Connell Bridge
# On Track
# On Track

Ding ding ding - the Luas has taken its first trip across O'Connell Bridge

Jun 17th 2017, 1:38 PM 44,187 Views 55 Comments

Two Luas trams have made the first journeys on the new Luas Cross City route this morning.

# december - Friday 6 January, 2017

Man in his 20s arrested over sexual assault of teen (18) in Dublin
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man in his 20s arrested over sexual assault of teen (18) in Dublin

Jan 6th 2017, 7:04 PM 26,337 Views 2 Comments

The alleged incident occurred in the early hours of 18 December.

# december - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

9 striking photos from this morning's sunrise
# Sky Fire
# Sky Fire

9 striking photos from this morning's sunrise

Dec 27th 2016, 9:29 AM 16,200 Views 7 Comments

Readers sent in their photos capturing the brief, beautiful moment.

# december - Friday 9 December, 2016

Wrapping up warm? No need, it's going to stay mild this weekend
# WINTER SUN
# WINTER SUN

Wrapping up warm? No need, it's going to stay mild this weekend

Dec 9th 2016, 7:21 AM 7,928 Views 6 Comments

Temperatures will reach as high as 14 degrees in some parts today.

# december - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'These two weeks will define our season': O'Brien ready to empty the tank again
# Back In Action
From The42
# Back In Action

'These two weeks will define our season': O'Brien ready to empty the tank again

Dec 8th 2016, 12:36 PM 8,186 Views 4 Comments

After the frustration of being kept away from the Wallabies, the Tullow Tank is revved up and ready to go again.

# december - Sunday 4 December, 2016

There's been a surge in people leaving the state for their Christmas shopping
# Cashing In
# Cashing In

There's been a surge in people leaving the state for their Christmas shopping

Dec 4th 2016, 4:25 PM 24,675 Views 58 Comments

Clothes, alcohol and food & groceries topped the list for those leaving the state for shopping.

# december - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Poll: Is it too early for Christmas music?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it too early for Christmas music?

Nov 15th 2016, 8:15 AM 23,744 Views 39 Comments

The decorations are up in the stores but is it too early for festive tunes?

# december - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Met Éireann has been crunching the numbers on our 'highly abnormal' December
# Wettest On Record
# Wettest On Record

Met Éireann has been crunching the numbers on our 'highly abnormal' December

Jan 5th 2016, 3:47 PM 22,044 Views 37 Comments

Gerald Fleming called it “unprecedented in terms of our memory and records”. And here are the stats to prove it…

# december - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Have any unwanted Lego? Here's how it can pay for sick children to be cared for
# Currency
# Currency

Have any unwanted Lego? Here's how it can pay for sick children to be cared for

Dec 5th 2015, 9:15 AM 14,886 Views 11 Comments

The Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation plan on selling the Lego to fund care for children with severe to profound disabilities.

# december - Monday 24 August, 2015

Woman awarded €17,500 after being dismissed while on maternity leave
# Employment Appeals Tribunal
# Employment Appeals Tribunal

Woman awarded €17,500 after being dismissed while on maternity leave

Aug 24th 2015, 10:38 AM 35,294 Views 21 Comments

The company Samantha Murphy worked for went into receivership while she was off work.

# december - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Family of missing Mayo woman renew appeal for her return
# Sandra Collins
# Sandra Collins

Family of missing Mayo woman renew appeal for her return

Aug 16th 2015, 8:24 AM 12,415 Views 5 Comments

Sandra Collins has been missing since December 2000.

# december - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Going up: Irish property prices rose by 16.3% in 2014
# Through The Roof
# Through The Roof

Going up: Irish property prices rose by 16.3% in 2014

Jan 28th 2015, 5:11 PM 9,539 Views 25 Comments

The rate of increase in Dublin is twice that of the rest of the country however…

# december - Monday 19 January, 2015

Up to 6,500 homes left without water
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Up to 6,500 homes left without water

Jan 19th 2015, 11:16 AM 3,904 Views 12 Comments

Workers with NI Water are currently involved in a dispute over pensions.

# december - Monday 15 December, 2014

Irish adults are willing to pay €83 for water services
# What Do Ya' Reckon?
# What Do Ya' Reckon?

Irish adults are willing to pay €83 for water services

Dec 15th 2014, 11:52 AM 10,190 Views 98 Comments

A new survey also shows that almost a quarter have attended a water protest in the past year.

# december - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Christmas burglary crackdown: 26 arrests in Dublin ... in one day
# Unwelcome Visitors
# Unwelcome Visitors

Christmas burglary crackdown: 26 arrests in Dublin ... in one day

Dec 11th 2014, 8:01 PM 18,628 Views 45 Comments

Twelve people have already been charged.

# december - Sunday 30 November, 2014

9 actual advent calendars for grown-ups
# Adventurous
From The Daily Edge
# Adventurous

9 actual advent calendars for grown-ups

Nov 30th 2014, 3:16 PM 12,226 Views 0 Comments

‘Tis the season for shots of whiskey.

# december - Friday 10 October, 2014

Dates for December back-to-back Champions Cup clashes finally confirmed
# Book That Trip
From The42
# Book That Trip

Dates for December back-to-back Champions Cup clashes finally confirmed

Oct 10th 2014, 3:09 PM 4,521 Views 1 Comment

Munster host Clermont in Limerick on the 6th, before travelling to France on the 14th.

# december - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Car salesman convicted for selling 'clocked' car
# Consumer Protection
# Consumer Protection

Car salesman convicted for selling 'clocked' car

Jan 22nd 2014, 7:20 AM 20,710 Views 31 Comments

The National Consumer Agency also issued compliance notices to Ryanair and Aer Lingus for failing to provide an email address on their website.

# december - Friday 3 January, 2014

9 statements you'll utter while staying in and admitting defeat tonight
# Game Over
From The Daily Edge
# Game Over

9 statements you'll utter while staying in and admitting defeat tonight

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:30 PM 56,827 Views 53 Comments

It’s ok. We’re all in the same boat.

# december - Friday 27 December, 2013

Retailers report busiest St Stephen's Day since start of the recession
# Winter Sales
# Winter Sales

Retailers report busiest St Stephen's Day since start of the recession

Dec 27th 2013, 12:31 PM 16,260 Views 49 Comments

One retailer said they had done 50 per cent of last year’s 26 December turnover in the first hour of trading yesterday.

# december - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Irish emigrants organise worldwide toast to highlight their right to vote
# Emigration
# Emigration

Irish emigrants organise worldwide toast to highlight their right to vote

Dec 19th 2013, 6:15 AM 7,971 Views 122 Comments

The We’re Coming Back is campaign says Ireland “completely disenfranchises its emigrants”.

# december - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Court for two men over attempted murder of police
# Arrests
# Arrests

Court for two men over attempted murder of police

Dec 17th 2013, 9:10 AM 2,889 Views 0 Comments

The charges follow a number of arrests made in Belfast and Lurgan at the weekend.

# december - Thursday 12 December, 2013

'Tis fierce mild out today
# Fierce Mild
From The Daily Edge
# Fierce Mild

'Tis fierce mild out today

Dec 12th 2013, 9:47 AM 4,753 Views 7 Comments

The nation is bewildered.

# december - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Winter woolies at the ready... It's going to get pretty cold in the next few days
# It's December
# It's December

Winter woolies at the ready... It's going to get pretty cold in the next few days

Dec 3rd 2013, 10:40 PM 37,074 Views 92 Comments

There’ll be wintry showers in some areas, and on Friday daytime temperatures may only reach as high as 3 degrees.

# december - Monday 2 December, 2013

Which of the 9 types of advent calendar opener are you?
# Advent-ure
From The Daily Edge
# Advent-ure

Which of the 9 types of advent calendar opener are you?

Dec 2nd 2013, 12:53 PM 17,222 Views 17 Comments

From the Nibbler to the Master Criminal.

# december - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

13 signs that Christmas has begun in Ireland
# Nollaig Shona?
From The Daily Edge
# Nollaig Shona?

13 signs that Christmas has begun in Ireland

Nov 27th 2013, 9:30 PM 32,871 Views 49 Comments

Christmas Day is exactly four weeks away.

# december - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

One in four people are saving all year round for Christmas
# Festive Stash
# Festive Stash

One in four people are saving all year round for Christmas

Nov 19th 2013, 7:26 PM 8,629 Views 61 Comments

New research on spending and saving habits also shows that fewer people plan to use their credit card for festive spending this year.

# december - Monday 23 September, 2013

That extra euro on a bottle of wine has raised €45 million in taxes
# Raising A Glass
# Raising A Glass

That extra euro on a bottle of wine has raised €45 million in taxes

Sep 23rd 2013, 5:04 PM 10,715 Views 62 Comments

The Irish Wine Association says the tax is disproportionate and excessive, and wants it reversed in the upcoming Budget.

# december - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Three men arrested in Dublin murder investigation
# Shooting
# Shooting

Three men arrested in Dublin murder investigation

Feb 27th 2013, 9:07 AM 6,041 Views 2 Comments

The three were arrested this morning over the death of Christopher Warren, who was dropped off at St James’s Hospital in late December with major injuries.

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