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# horse-fair - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Man goes shopping in Galway Tesco - on horseback
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Man goes shopping in Galway Tesco - on horseback

Oct 7th 2015, 10:08 AM 34,985 Views 55 Comments

It’s Ballinasloe Horse Fair week – and apparently anything goes.

# horse-fair - Sunday 3 March, 2013

# horse-fair - Friday 1 March, 2013

First 'new-look' regulated Smithfield Horse Fair on Sunday
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First 'new-look' regulated Smithfield Horse Fair on Sunday

Mar 1st 2013, 8:45 PM 13,572 Views 26 Comments

Dublin City Council said it believes the new bye-laws will improve the welfare of horses attending the fair and the experience of the public at the event.

# horse-fair - Monday 8 October, 2012

GALLERY: The last weekend of the Ballinasloe Horse Fair 2012
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GALLERY: The last weekend of the Ballinasloe Horse Fair 2012

Oct 8th 2012, 2:08 PM 10,424 Views 16 Comments

Traders and locals say the crowd at this year’s fair – one of the oldest of its kind in Europe – was down on previous years.

# horse-fair - Thursday 20 September, 2012

City Council plans to limit Smithfield horse fair to twice a year
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City Council plans to limit Smithfield horse fair to twice a year

Sep 20th 2012, 8:51 AM 4,181 Views 27 Comments

The traditional fair – which has seen violent scenes recently – is currently held every month, but could now be under threat.

# horse-fair - Monday 4 April, 2011

Three arrests following Smithfield horse fair
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Three arrests following Smithfield horse fair

Apr 4th 2011, 9:20 AM 816 Views 0 Comments

Three men in their 20s have been arrested and charged following an incident at Smithfield horse fair on Sunday.

# horse-fair - Monday 28 March, 2011

Teenager arrested in connection with Smithfield horse fair fight
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Teenager arrested in connection with Smithfield horse fair fight

Mar 28th 2011, 10:24 AM 961 Views 0 Comments

A male in his late teens has been arrested in connection with a violent clash at the Smithfield horse fair in Dublin earlier this month, in which another teenager almost lost an arm.

# horse-fair - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

Man due in court over Smithfield horse fair attack
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Man due in court over Smithfield horse fair attack

Mar 9th 2011, 6:36 AM 2,001 Views 0 Comments

Three people were injured in gun and machete attack at Sunday’s traditional horse market.