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# EP2024

European Parliament Election: Your Midlands North-West Candidates
25th May 2024
European Parliament Election: Your Dublin Candidates
The Candidate: Don't know who to vote for in Midlands North West? This might help
Last week
19th May 2024 - 25th May 2024
Fianna Brawl: 'Not in public' hisses Martin as candidate criticises party at manifesto launch
The Candidate: The big issues and potential winners in Ireland South
SF MEP candidate and incumbent MP Michelle Gildernew will not contest British general election
Are you in Galway tonight? Join us for food, drink and good chat at a special live event
Ireland among member states seeking EU membership talks with Ukraine to begin next month
Ahead of RTÉ's first debate tonight here's a look at how it chooses who gets to take part
Today is the last day you can register to vote for the European and local elections
Teachers, politicians and journalists - what experts say is needed to teach public about the EU
Ireland has a new crop of 'celebrity candidates' - but what do people think of voting for them?
'It's very different being a victim of crime now to what it was 10 years ago'
This month
May 2024
Meet the 'replacements' who could take over seats in Europe if elected MEPs bow out
Sisters, sons, press officers and councillors. This election, it’s all very inside baseball.
Veteran broadcaster calls for 'much more scrutiny of what our MEPs are doing'
'Their face was twisted up in anger': Election hopefuls share stories of abuse at the doors
The work of NGOs at the EU is 'not as sinister as you may think', election event told
Ireland has made 'no progress' on its European language strategy, says leading academic
European Elections: Will young people get out and vote?
Leon Diop
How are journalists across Europe reporting on June's elections? Join us for a free live webinar
This app will help you find your best match - a candidate in the European elections
The Explainer: What is Ireland’s history with the European Union?
Are young people really being pushed from Ireland's shore? We asked them (and everyone else)
8% of people aged between 18-34 years old have said they are actively planning to emigrate from Ireland.
What does the EU do? And what can it legislate and regulate?
Here are all the things that are in the EU’s exclusive remit to legislate and regulate.
Farming, wine and stocks in Ryanair, Barry's Tea and Glanbia - all the side gigs of Irish MEPs
Voters here say Denmark is most like Ireland among our EU counterparts
Independent candidates overtake Sinn Féin as voters' top choice ahead of European elections
Independents and others have seen a large jump in support in recent weeks, according to a new opinion poll.
Almost a quarter of people (24%) plan to vote for candidates classed as 'independents and others' on 7 June
The next most popular choice is Sinn Féin on 22% (down one point)
Sinn Féin is the most popular party among younger voters, while Fine Gael is the preferred party for over 65s
Join our expert discussion on community and cohesion in the EU in Limerick next week
Roberta Metsola: How to defend the European Union and democracy? Vote.
Roberta Metsola
Majority of country believes Ireland should remain in the EU, polling finds
Most people believe voting for EU elections is important and would support more countries joining the bloc, according to the research.
Sinn Féin MP running in European elections says party 'won't be going centre-right'
Want to know more about your European election candidates? Check out our new database
'Not a dancer, or a jockey, or a shock jock or a chancer': Barry Cowen on his bid for an MEP seat
Last month
April 2024
Who's running in the European elections and what are the key dates to look out for?
A record number of candidates have declared their status in recent weeks.
Broadcaster Niall Boylan to leave Classic Hits radio show to run in European elections
Independent TD Michael McNamara to contest European elections in June
What are European political groupings and why are they important?
How much do you know about the EPP? S&D? Get up to speed before you cast your vote.
Barry Andrews says he supports joint borrowing, despite McGrath ruling out defence bonds
Here's what people's housing situation tells us about how they will vote
Fine Gael’s popularity lies with homeowners, while 50% of those in council rented accommodation back Sinn Féin.
'It's unbearable': Young Greeks speak out about lack of prospects 15 years after crisis
The Journal visited Athens in advance of the EU elections to find out how young people have fared in comparison to Ireland.