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# easter - Monday 13 April, 2020

'Music for Hope': Millions watch Andrea Bocelli perform concert from empty Milan cathedral The Lone Tenor This post contains videos

'Music for Hope': Millions watch Andrea Bocelli perform concert from empty Milan cathedral

The concert was streamed online and is #1 on Youtube’s trending list.

# easter - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Quiz: Are these Easter traditions real or made up?

Separate the fact from fiction.

Police catch Paris church holding secret Easter mass

Religious services and all gatherings have been banned in France for the past month.

# easter - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Please don't feed your dog Easter eggs, says Dogs Trust

Dark chocolate is especially toxic for dogs, so keep it in a place where they can’t sniff it out.

# easter - Friday 10 April, 2020

Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent?

And, if so, did you stick to it?

Restrictions set to be extended - but could be eased in the 'next couple of weeks'

Dr Cillian De Gascun stressed that things will not immediately be going back to normal.

# easter - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Rescue services urge public to avoid water-based exercise while Covid-19 restrictions are in place

It’s feared rescue crews and emergency services could face by being unnecessarily exposed to the coronavirus.

Quiz: How well do you know your biblical figures?

Do you know your Peters from your Pauls?

# easter - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Taoiseach appeals to members of the public not to travel to holiday homes this Easter weekend

Some fear the long weekend and milder weather would draw people out of their homes.

# easter - Monday 6 April, 2020

Taoiseach says there are risks to lifting restrictions too soon and county-by-county

Advice on whether restrictions should be extended will be given later this week.

# easter - Sunday 5 April, 2020

'Dear friends, look at the real heroes': Pope Francis begins Holy Week celebrations without the public

Normally, tens of thousands of pilgrims would have attended Easter Week services.

# easter - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Poll: When is it acceptable to start eating Easter eggs? Eggscelent This post contains a poll

Poll: When is it acceptable to start eating Easter eggs?

Easter Sunday is just over a week away – but will you be having an egg?

# easter - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter egg already this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter egg already this year?

It’s just three weeks until Easter Sunday.

# easter - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you bought an Easter egg yet?

Tomorrow is four weeks from Easter Sunday.

# easter - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Opinion: A variety of non-Christian historical sources support the idea that Jesus rose from the dead

The eyewitnesses to the resurrection were willing to die for their faith – but who would die for a lie, writes Thomas Finegan.

Poll: Are you going to a religious service today? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you going to a religious service today?

Today is a day when mass attendance is higher than usual.

# easter - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Poll: Did you make it through to the end of Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you make it through to the end of Lent?

It’s not always easy to make it through the 40 days.

# easter - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Pet owners urged be wary over Easter as experts warn of poisoning risks

Some traditional Easter treats and gifts can be dangerous to animals.

# easter - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Good Friday in store as temperatures expected to hit 21 degrees over Easter weekend

Ireland will see dry and settled weather this weekend.

# easter - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Taoiseach says final tender for broadband plan is 'many multiples' of the original estimated cost

The Taoiseach said he will make a decision on the final bidder before Easter.

# easter - Thursday 5 April, 2018

From The Daily Edge 10 things you learned about your parents when you went home for Easter The Homestead

10 things you learned about your parents when you went home for Easter

They’re definitely still mad for the landline, anyway.

# easter - Monday 2 April, 2018

The Trumps stood beside a giant bunny today and Donald hailed his military spending Egg Roll This post contains videos

The Trumps stood beside a giant bunny today and Donald hailed his military spending

The annual Easter Egg Roll was held in the White House.

# easter - Sunday 1 April, 2018

From The Daily Edge Which Easter Egg Matches Your Personality? Egg

Which Easter Egg Matches Your Personality?

Let’s find out.

From The Daily Edge When did you start eating chocolate this morning? Easter This post contains a poll

When did you start eating chocolate this morning?

Go on. Be honest.

Poll: Will you devour an Easter Egg today? An Egumenical Matter This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you devour an Easter Egg today?

It’s Easter Sunday.

'No one's saying you can't have your Easter Egg - most people will just overdo it'

How much sugar is too much sugar this weekend?

Here's what you need to know about public transport today Easter Rising This post contains videos

Here's what you need to know about public transport today

Some services will be affected by events to commemorate the Easter Rising.

# easter - Friday 30 March, 2018

One for the weekend: A trip around the historic Beara peninsula

Exclusive extract from archaeologist Neil Jackman’s new book about the historical treasures of the Wild Atlantic Way.

From The Daily Edge Pick a Netflix show you loved, and we'll give you a new one to binge over Easter Netflix Binge

Pick a Netflix show you loved, and we'll give you a new one to binge over Easter

Netflix Binge + Chocolate Binge = Perfect Easter

Mary Magdalene: 'A queen of nobility wrongly cast as prostitute by womb-envying patriarchs'

Her name and reputation are finally being resurrected, writes Grace Vaughan.

The weather for the Easter weekend is going to be wintry, blustery and frosty

Here’s all you need to know about the weather as the long weekend kicks in.

# easter - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Sugar hangovers and recipe brainstorms: What's it really like to work in a chocolate factory?

Hazel Mountain’s staff spend their days making and tasting the good stuff.

4 events for... anyone sick of chocolate this Easter weekend

With four days off, that sugar high is bound to drop eventually, so here’s where to go.

From The Daily Edge In 1987, a little girl hilariously complained that RTÉ were sabotaging her commitment to Lent by advertising sweets RTE Archives

# easter - 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.

# easter - Monday 12 March, 2018

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter Egg already this year? Be Honest This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter Egg already this year?

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# easter - Friday 19 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge An Irish guy brilliantly suggested how Cadbury can redeem themselves after removing the Curly Wurly from selection boxes Curlywurly

An Irish guy brilliantly suggested how Cadbury can redeem themselves after removing the Curly Wurly from selection boxes

He wrote a very long letter. That’s how you get stuff done.

# easter - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Why are Easter eggs already on sale in Irish stores?

Retailers say it’s because some people want them, but are there other reasons?

# easter - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge Too soon? Easter eggs are already appearing on supermarket shelves all over Ireland Too Soon This post contains a poll

Too soon? Easter eggs are already appearing on supermarket shelves all over Ireland

The Christmas tree isn’t even down yet.

# easter - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Up to €8,000 stolen from Trocaire boxes in Clare church

The thieves broke into a safe before escaping with the cash.

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