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#May

# may - This year 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about May Day?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

Quiz: How much do you know about May Day?

May 1st 2022, 10:00 PM 34,691 Views 17 Comments

Pagans and workers of the world unite.

# may - All time

US PGA Championship called off amid coronavirus pandemic
# Postponed
From The42
# Postponed

US PGA Championship called off amid coronavirus pandemic

Mar 17th 2020, 9:53 PM 4,477 Views 1 Comment

The organising body said they hoped to reschedule the event at Harding Park later in the year.

Eyes on February election as Varadkar schedules parliamentary party meeting for Friday
# Friday Night Lights
# Friday Night Lights

Eyes on February election as Varadkar schedules parliamentary party meeting for Friday

Jan 6th 2020, 6:39 PM 18,386 Views 58 Comments

Will Leo cut and run?

'There is no silver bullet,' says Murphy as homeless figure above 10,000 for fourth month in a row
# Housing
# Housing

'There is no silver bullet,' says Murphy as homeless figure above 10,000 for fourth month in a row

Jun 28th 2019, 12:17 PM 11,148 Views 93 Comments

There are still 1,700 families homeless in Ireland.

Theresa May has announced that she will step down as Conservative Party leader on 7 June
# Theresa May
# Theresa May

Theresa May has announced that she will step down as Conservative Party leader on 7 June

Updated May 24th 2019, 12:57 PM 60,799 Views 105 Comments

May broke into tears at the end of a statement announcing her departure date.

Temperatures of up to 21 degrees and sunny skies in store for most of the week
# Let The Sun Shine
# Let The Sun Shine

Temperatures of up to 21 degrees and sunny skies in store for most of the week

May 13th 2019, 7:38 AM 20,994 Views 8 Comments

It will be pleasant all week – but the weekend is looking a little rainy.

Warm weekend on the way as temperatures to hit 20 degrees next week
# Hotting Up
# Hotting Up

Warm weekend on the way as temperatures to hit 20 degrees next week

May 9th 2019, 7:36 AM 29,021 Views 10 Comments

It’s nearly time to ditch your coat!

Referendum on divorce could be delayed, warns Taoiseach
# Substituted
# Substituted

Referendum on divorce could be delayed, warns Taoiseach

Jan 1st 2019, 6:30 AM 22,669 Views 18 Comments

It was due to be held in May, but Varadkar said the woman in the home referendum might take its place.

It will clear up later today and the weather will stay fine for the week
# Sunny
# Sunny

It will clear up later today and the weather will stay fine for the week

May 14th 2018, 8:44 AM 22,921 Views 5 Comments

Temperatures will reach the high teens on most days this week.

National commemoration day for the Great Famine set for May 2019
# Remembrance
# Remembrance

National commemoration day for the Great Famine set for May 2019

May 3rd 2018, 6:10 AM 14,583 Views 65 Comments

The memorial day is due to be held over the third weekend in May every year.

The Tories and DUP: 'A messy and weak parliamentary rule of the hard right flavour'
# British General Election
# British General Election

The Tories and DUP: 'A messy and weak parliamentary rule of the hard right flavour'

Jun 10th 2017, 9:30 AM 170 Views 51 Comments

The British Labour party is on an upwards trajectory and its supporters will feel emboldened, writes Rob Winkel.

May accused of 'broken promises', but defends 'having the balls to call election'
# Brexit
# Brexit

May accused of 'broken promises', but defends 'having the balls to call election'

Jun 3rd 2017, 8:23 AM 10,677 Views 29 Comments

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, meanwhile, was criticised over his “letter to Santa Claus” – also known as his party’s spending manifesto.

Poll: When do you think summer starts?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: When do you think summer starts?

May 12th 2017, 12:45 PM 17,063 Views 49 Comments

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

'If Theresa May holds on to power, it will be the end of the NHS and the welfare state'
# Column
# Column

'If Theresa May holds on to power, it will be the end of the NHS and the welfare state'

May 9th 2017, 7:00 AM 286 Views 66 Comments

Corbyn’s Labour provides the only hope for those who wish to improve living standards for the majority in the UK, writes Rob Winkel.

Scottish lawmakers back independence on eve of Brexit
# Indyref2
# Indyref2

Scottish lawmakers back independence on eve of Brexit

Mar 28th 2017, 9:10 PM 26,557 Views 103 Comments

The Edinburgh parliament voted by 69 votes in favour and 59 against.

Senator declares Mayo home is now 200m closer to Leinster House so will receive fewer expenses
# An Honest Day's Work
# An Honest Day's Work

Senator declares Mayo home is now 200m closer to Leinster House so will receive fewer expenses

Mar 5th 2017, 7:00 AM 40,537 Views 73 Comments

Michelle Mulherin told relevant authorities that route changes knocked her travel distance just below the 240km threshold for greater allowances.

Meath man convicted after dog Coco left emaciated and barely able to walk
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Meath man convicted after dog Coco left emaciated and barely able to walk

Jun 12th 2016, 5:15 PM 34,216 Views 84 Comments

The ISPCA says the dog had a chronic skin condition all over the lower half of her body.

Poll: When does summer start?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: When does summer start?

May 1st 2016, 8:45 AM 31,658 Views 83 Comments

Sure, Met Éireann says not till June. But what does your heart tell you?

New Zealand could have chosen itself a pretty crazy flag design
# New Flag
# New Flag

New Zealand could have chosen itself a pretty crazy flag design

Aug 12th 2015, 9:09 AM 28,588 Views 18 Comments

The people picking the short list were clearly no craic at all.

Is it going to snow on Monday?
# Snow Joke
# Snow Joke

Is it going to snow on Monday?

Apr 23rd 2015, 10:35 PM 72,105 Views 51 Comments

Wait. What month is it?

A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George's St tonight
# Yes Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Yes Equality

A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George's St tonight

Apr 10th 2015, 10:15 AM 11,639 Views 1 Comment

Artist Joe Caslin has a big job ahead.

'It's been about so much more than water': Right2Water groups are planning for the general election
# Stepping It Up
# Stepping It Up

'It's been about so much more than water': Right2Water groups are planning for the general election

Feb 16th 2015, 1:30 PM 14,861 Views 130 Comments

Politicians, NGOs, academics and others will be invited to attend a two day ‘May Day Conference’.

SME focus: Everything you need to know about starting a business
# Bootstraps
# Bootstraps

SME focus: Everything you need to know about starting a business

Jun 19th 2014, 8:55 AM 5,382 Views 8 Comments

For our first month of in-depth coverage of Irish small businesses, we looked at everything you need to know about getting up and running.

A tale of two parties: Here's how the Euros are shaping up, four days ahead of D-Day
# Poll Crunching Time
# Poll Crunching Time

A tale of two parties: Here's how the Euros are shaping up, four days ahead of D-Day

May 19th 2014, 1:59 PM 11,438 Views 107 Comments

Politicians will be blitzing the country this week. But after a raft of polls in the last few days, certain patterns are becoming clear….

Is this that thing they call "summer"? Temperatures to soar to 20 degrees
# Here Comes (some) Sun
# Here Comes (some) Sun

Is this that thing they call "summer"? Temperatures to soar to 20 degrees

May 16th 2014, 7:18 AM 20,578 Views 24 Comments

However, there will be moderate winds in some areas. Sorry.

Column: Voting down a plebiscite for a directly-elected Dublin mayor would be bad for democracy
# Total Mayor
# Total Mayor

Column: Voting down a plebiscite for a directly-elected Dublin mayor would be bad for democracy

Mar 31st 2014, 11:34 AM 36 Views 16 Comments

All four local authorities in the country have to agree on whether to put the issue to the people on the same day as the local and European elections.

‘Too early to say’ whether by-election for Nulty seat will happen in May
# Early Polling
# Early Polling

‘Too early to say’ whether by-election for Nulty seat will happen in May

Mar 23rd 2014, 8:29 PM 19,626 Views 60 Comments

The Independent TD resigned yesterday after it emerged he had sent inappropriate messages to a teenage girl.

The Rosie Hackett LUAS bridge will open on 20 May
# No Trolls
# No Trolls

The Rosie Hackett LUAS bridge will open on 20 May

Feb 27th 2014, 9:26 AM 17,743 Views 47 Comments

The new structure will be the 24th Liffey crossing… and the first to be named after a woman.

Dáil to debate Sinn Féin bill on charities regulator
# Charities Regulatory Authority
# Charities Regulatory Authority

Dáil to debate Sinn Féin bill on charities regulator

Jan 18th 2014, 9:41 AM 5,012 Views 34 Comments

The bill would see the Charities Regulatory Authority up and running by mid-2014.

Poll: Do you plan to vote in the local elections?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to vote in the local elections?

Jan 17th 2014, 9:47 AM 10,658 Views 142 Comments

The local elections will be held in May – will you head to the polling stations?

Increase of 5 per cent in people using Passport Express
# Citizens
# Citizens

Increase of 5 per cent in people using Passport Express

Jan 3rd 2014, 5:13 PM 12,319 Views 43 Comments

A total of 631,186 passports were issued in 2013 – and 5 per cent more people used Passport Express.

Ryanair publishes complaints email address after NCA action
# New Frills
# New Frills

Ryanair publishes complaints email address after NCA action

Oct 1st 2013, 9:15 AM 14,098 Views 37 Comments

The carrier confirmed yesterday it was dropping a court action challenging the agency’s order.

Sinn Féin won't be waiting for the re-drawing of boundaries to pick its EU candidates
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Sinn Féin won't be waiting for the re-drawing of boundaries to pick its EU candidates

Sep 12th 2013, 6:37 PM 5,529 Views 70 Comments

The party is pre-empting the decision of the Constituency Commission and choosing candidates for next year’s vote.

Fourth person released in Galway murder investigation
# Arrests
# Arrests

Fourth person released in Galway murder investigation

Jun 8th 2013, 8:35 PM 6,802 Views 10 Comments

The woman was one of four people arrested in connection with the murder – the other three people have been released.

It's going to be fierce windy this evening... here's how to cope
# Crystal Gales
From The Daily Edge
# Crystal Gales

It's going to be fierce windy this evening... here's how to cope

May 8th 2013, 6:32 PM 2,571 Views 0 Comments

Summer’s over.

New Philadelphia - Shannon air route welcomed
# Shannon
# Shannon

New Philadelphia - Shannon air route welcomed

Nov 5th 2012, 7:07 PM 7,635 Views 21 Comments

US Airways has announced that the new route will commence on 23 May next year.

Exports bounce back in May
# Yay
# Yay

Exports bounce back in May

Jul 13th 2012, 11:44 AM 2,973 Views 9 Comments

Ireland’s export-led recovery continues.

In pictures: Fun in the sun... and it's like this all week
# Scorchio
# Scorchio

In pictures: Fun in the sun... and it's like this all week

May 21st 2012, 7:42 PM 7,982 Views 22 Comments

Hurrah!

Motorists urged to take extra care on roads over bank holiday weekend
# Bank Holiday
# Bank Holiday

Motorists urged to take extra care on roads over bank holiday weekend

May 4th 2012, 9:27 AM 1,036 Views 6 Comments

Garda tips for travelling over the holiday weekend.

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