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#long good friday

# long-good-friday - Friday 30 March, 2018

'It was only a matter of time': Publicans, staff and customers speak about the alcohol ban lift on Good Friday
# Long Good Friday
# Long Good Friday

'It was only a matter of time': Publicans, staff and customers speak about the alcohol ban lift on Good Friday

Mar 30th 2018, 7:02 PM 14,510 Views 31 Comments

It’s the first time since pubs have been open to sell alcohol on Good Friday for 90 years.

Good Friday: There'll be winners and losers as pubs open for the first time since 1927
# Long Good Friday
# Long Good Friday

Good Friday: There'll be winners and losers as pubs open for the first time since 1927

Mar 30th 2018, 12:05 AM 43,895 Views 156 Comments

“I definitely feel that there’s going to be a vibe like in the run up to Christmas,” one publican told us.

# long-good-friday - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'We've outgrown this dated practice': Bill tabled to open pubs on Good Friday
# Billy Lawless
# Billy Lawless

'We've outgrown this dated practice': Bill tabled to open pubs on Good Friday

Feb 23rd 2017, 3:39 PM 26,145 Views 193 Comments

Irish pubs are an “intrinsic part” of our tourism offering and we should end this practice, said Senator Billy Lawless.

# long-good-friday - Friday 25 March, 2016

Disappointed? Here's how Temple Bar tourists felt about the pubs being closed...
# Long Good Friday
# Long Good Friday

Disappointed? Here's how Temple Bar tourists felt about the pubs being closed...

Mar 25th 2016, 8:00 PM 52,855 Views 99 Comments

Some had just heard about the ban. Others had made their own preparations.

As the off-licences were closing, we hit the streets to ask about the alcohol ban
# Long Good Friday
# Long Good Friday

As the off-licences were closing, we hit the streets to ask about the alcohol ban

Mar 25th 2016, 12:01 PM 36,758 Views 120 Comments

Is it time to scrap the Good Friday law? Do we secretly enjoy a pub free day?