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#Letters

# letters - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Unsold!: Jackie Kennedy letters to Irish priest withdrawn from auction
# Penpals
# Penpals

Unsold!: Jackie Kennedy letters to Irish priest withdrawn from auction

May 21st 2014, 7:55 PM 11,973 Views 13 Comments

The disputed correspondence was due to fetch a multi-million euro figure.

# letters - Sunday 18 May, 2014

From banning Galway people entering Meath to using Grindr: The evolution of election literature
# VOTE FOR ME!
# VOTE FOR ME!

From banning Galway people entering Meath to using Grindr: The evolution of election literature

May 18th 2014, 7:45 PM 19,049 Views 18 Comments

A rundown of political communication methods since the 1920s.

# letters - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Stamping your book: People are saving more and more with An Post
# For A Rainy Day
# For A Rainy Day

Stamping your book: People are saving more and more with An Post

Apr 24th 2014, 3:47 PM 10,903 Views 12 Comments

An Post say that they now hold 16 per cent of all personal savings in the country.

# letters - Friday 4 April, 2014

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago
# Blast From The Past
From The Daily Edge
# Blast From The Past

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago

Apr 4th 2014, 10:46 AM 4,622 Views 1 Comment

His former students predicted their futures…and some were right.

# letters - Friday 7 March, 2014

Guardian reader's letter poses VERY good question
# Apocalypse Now?
From The Daily Edge
# Apocalypse Now?

Guardian reader's letter poses VERY good question

Mar 7th 2014, 12:35 PM 4,774 Views 2 Comments

We wonder how long the writer was planning this doozy.

# letters - Thursday 30 January, 2014

# letters - Monday 27 January, 2014

Have you received a solicitor's letter from Duke Chambers? It could be a scam
# Fraud
# Fraud

Have you received a solicitor's letter from Duke Chambers? It could be a scam

Jan 27th 2014, 8:54 AM 13,433 Views 24 Comments

The Law Society is warning that it has no record of Duke Chambers, Duke Solicitors, or a solicitor called Mr Steven Duke.

# letters - Saturday 11 January, 2014

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# The 9 At 9
# The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jan 11th 2014, 8:54 AM 7,421 Views 0 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.

# letters - Friday 6 December, 2013

Sean Dunne fails in bid to overturn bankruptcy
# Bankrupt
# Bankrupt

Sean Dunne fails in bid to overturn bankruptcy

Dec 6th 2013, 4:24 PM 9,367 Views 39 Comments

“I am a victim of lots of inaccurate publicity” Sean Dunne is quoted as saying in an email used as evidence in court.

Santa's head elf sends letter to Irish kids
# Checking It Twice
From The Daily Edge
# Checking It Twice

Santa's head elf sends letter to Irish kids

Dec 6th 2013, 9:39 AM 4,745 Views 3 Comments

She’s reminding them to get their letters in on time.

# letters - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Stolen tree returned to Lusk launderette after owner posts excellent letter to thieves
# Gotcha!
From The Daily Edge
# Gotcha!

Stolen tree returned to Lusk launderette after owner posts excellent letter to thieves

Dec 4th 2013, 12:38 PM 5,068 Views 3 Comments

The Santa guilt-trip is the biggest trip of all.

# letters - Thursday 28 November, 2013

14 wonderful ways people have said thank you
# Thanksgiving
From The Daily Edge
# Thanksgiving

14 wonderful ways people have said thank you

Nov 28th 2013, 1:12 PM 31,192 Views 27 Comments

It’s Thanksgiving, after all.

# letters - Monday 18 November, 2013

7 examples of when good fonts go bad
# Font's Sake
From The Daily Edge
# Font's Sake

7 examples of when good fonts go bad

Nov 18th 2013, 12:33 PM 10,081 Views 1 Comment

It can all go so easily wrong.

# letters - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

11 magnificent letters which will make you want to write them again
# All Write
From The Daily Edge
# All Write

11 magnificent letters which will make you want to write them again

Nov 13th 2013, 1:00 PM 32,223 Views 12 Comments

Come back letter writing! All is forgiven!

# letters - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Law student writes angry letter to classmates for eating in class
# Criminally Loud
From The Daily Edge
# Criminally Loud

Law student writes angry letter to classmates for eating in class

Sep 19th 2013, 4:42 PM 2,370 Views 1 Comment

Your noisy, smelly lunch is impeding their education.

# letters - Saturday 15 June, 2013

11 kids who put their dastardly plans in writing
# Plotting
From The Daily Edge
# Plotting

11 kids who put their dastardly plans in writing

Jun 15th 2013, 8:15 PM 36,180 Views 14 Comments

Supervillain 101: Always describe your plan in detail.

# letters - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

8 resignations which will make you want to up your resignation game
# See Ya
From The Daily Edge
# See Ya

8 resignations which will make you want to up your resignation game

May 8th 2013, 12:59 PM 31,057 Views 11 Comments

Fergie has said sayonara to United, but he’s not the first person to ever leave a job.

# letters - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Suspect arrested after 'ricin' poison letter sent to Obama
# Poison
# Poison

Suspect arrested after 'ricin' poison letter sent to Obama

Apr 18th 2013, 8:36 AM 6,959 Views 10 Comments

The man was arrested at his home in Mississippi after an investigation.

# letters - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Capitol Hill police investigating suspicious packages, letter sent to Obama
# Suspicious
# Suspicious

Capitol Hill police investigating suspicious packages, letter sent to Obama

Apr 17th 2013, 5:32 PM 5,989 Views 28 Comments

Preliminary tests on the letter to Obama have indicated the presence of ricin, a poisonous substance.

# letters - Friday 21 December, 2012

National Library releases documents from Roger Casement's incarceration
# Archive
# Archive

National Library releases documents from Roger Casement's incarceration

Dec 21st 2012, 7:45 AM 5,648 Views 20 Comments

Materials include portraits, documents relating to the degradation of his knighthood and touching letters to his family in the final days before his execution.

# letters - Thursday 20 December, 2012

An Post seeks 18 per cent hike on price of stamps
# Inflation
# Inflation

An Post seeks 18 per cent hike on price of stamps

Dec 20th 2012, 1:42 PM 5,617 Views 38 Comments

An Post wants to increase the price of a standard letter from 55c to 65c, the first increase since 2007.

# letters - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Sotheby's to sell Mick Jagger's love letters
# Love Like Jagger
From The Daily Edge
# Love Like Jagger

Sotheby's to sell Mick Jagger's love letters

Nov 10th 2012, 7:15 PM 6,643 Views 9 Comments

The letters were given to Sotheby’s to auction by Jagger’s former lover, singer Marsha Hunt.

# letters - Saturday 1 September, 2012

No plans to release ECB letters despite newspaper report
# Bailout
# Bailout

No plans to release ECB letters despite newspaper report

Sep 1st 2012, 2:13 PM 3,841 Views 30 Comments

The Irish Times publishes details of letters the ECB sent to Brian Lenihan in the lead-up to Ireland seeking a bailout two years ago leading to more calls for the letters to published in full.

# letters - Monday 16 July, 2012

Household charge collections still €63m off target
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Household charge collections still €63m off target

Jul 16th 2012, 10:13 AM 4,636 Views 116 Comments

Around 39 per cent of the estimated 1.6 million households in the country have not yet registered to pay the charge.

# letters - Monday 9 July, 2012

Read: An emigrant's letter home from Argentina... in the 1800s
# Missive
# Missive

Read: An emigrant's letter home from Argentina... in the 1800s

Jul 9th 2012, 8:30 PM 14,876 Views 26 Comments

Letters from Lambert brothers home to Ireland form part of exhibition about Irish diaspora in Argentina.

# letters - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Over 1,800 complaints over household charge letters received in error
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Over 1,800 complaints over household charge letters received in error

Jul 7th 2012, 8:30 AM 6,961 Views 52 Comments

So far, 35,750 letters have been issued by local authorities.

# letters - Monday 7 May, 2012

Meet the only man in Ireland who loves getting scam emails
# Spamtastic
From The Daily Edge
# Spamtastic

Meet the only man in Ireland who loves getting scam emails

May 7th 2012, 9:15 AM 10,769 Views 14 Comments

Illustrator Alan Dunne asks his friends to send him on their funniest spam scam emails – so that he can make wry and funny works of art from their stories.

# letters - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

David Norris says tabloid editor told him stories about him were "payback"
# Seanad
# Seanad

David Norris says tabloid editor told him stories about him were "payback"

Feb 22nd 2012, 3:33 PM 6,532 Views 50 Comments

Independent senator and former Presidential candidate scathing of media standards during discussion in Seanad.

# letters - Tuesday 28 December, 2010

WWI letters from artist William Orpen discovered in library storage
# Discovered
# Discovered

WWI letters from artist William Orpen discovered in library storage

Dec 28th 2010, 2:26 PM 1,107 Views 0 Comments

Letters from the Irish portrait artist to his father written in 1901 and 1917 were discovered by the National Library of Ireland during a review of stored material.