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# patricks-day - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Sharjah hat-trick caps sensational Christmas for Willie Mullins
# Patrick's Day
From The42
# Patrick's Day

Sharjah hat-trick caps sensational Christmas for Willie Mullins

Dec 29th 2020, 3:17 PM 4,575 Views 1 Comment

Patrick Mullins pounces for his dad’s 16th winner of the festive period.

# patricks-day - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Poll: Are you arsed with St. Patrick's Day?
# Paddy's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Paddy's Day

Poll: Are you arsed with St. Patrick's Day?

Mar 16th 2019, 3:00 PM 6,373 Views 3 Comments

Are you just glad for the extra day off?

# patricks-day - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Donald Trump says he wants to come to Ireland as he meets Leo Varadkar in the Oval Office
# Dublin West Wing
# Dublin West Wing

Donald Trump says he wants to come to Ireland as he meets Leo Varadkar in the Oval Office

Mar 15th 2018, 5:05 PM 69,224 Views 71 Comments

The US president said the Irish are ‘wonderful people’.

# patricks-day - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Former Arsenal team-mate backing Vieira to succeed Wenger
# Patrick's Day
From The42
# Patrick's Day

Former Arsenal team-mate backing Vieira to succeed Wenger

Feb 27th 2018, 9:58 AM 3,997 Views 5 Comments

“The one I would take a gamble on, and I think he’d be given time, is Patrick Vieira,” says Ray Parlour.

# patricks-day - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Dublin was showing all the signs of an epic hangover first thing this morning...
# Sore Head
# Sore Head

Dublin was showing all the signs of an epic hangover first thing this morning...

Mar 18th 2017, 8:31 AM 73,601 Views 38 Comments

But the city is cleaning up well. There’s little sign of the carnage normally associated with the post-Paddy’s Day cleanup this morning.

# patricks-day - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Michael D Higgins: 'St Patrick's own life story was one of hardship and migration'
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Michael D Higgins: 'St Patrick's own life story was one of hardship and migration'

Mar 16th 2017, 12:00 PM 526 Views 49 Comments

President Higgins described the Irish as a migrant people in his St Patrick’s Day message to those at home and abroad.

# patricks-day - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

'They're not your friend': Warning over bookmakers as Cheltenham festival begins
# Addiction
# Addiction

'They're not your friend': Warning over bookmakers as Cheltenham festival begins

Mar 14th 2017, 6:01 AM 11,810 Views 18 Comments

The Rutland Centre has said they are seeing more people affected by problem gambling.

# patricks-day - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Here's how you'll be able to celebrate St Patrick's Day in Dublin
# Start The Party
# Start The Party

Here's how you'll be able to celebrate St Patrick's Day in Dublin

Mar 2nd 2017, 11:55 AM 15,715 Views 24 Comments

Four days of festivities have been announced for this year’s St Patrick’s Festival.

# patricks-day - Thursday 17 March, 2016

9 ways Paddy's Day changes as you get older
# Paddy's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Paddy's Day

9 ways Paddy's Day changes as you get older

Mar 17th 2016, 11:00 AM 9,939 Views 5 Comments

Everything has changed.

# patricks-day - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Nervous energy... and glitter: Behind the scenes of the St Patrick's Day Parade
# Float On
# Float On

Nervous energy... and glitter: Behind the scenes of the St Patrick's Day Parade

Mar 16th 2016, 8:00 PM 15,947 Views 2 Comments

This year’s parade is three years in the planning. We checked in with one pageant company, as they made their final preparations.

# patricks-day - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Why it's looking like a (short) election will be in February 2016
# Three Weeks
# Three Weeks

Why it's looking like a (short) election will be in February 2016

Nov 1st 2015, 9:00 AM 19,016 Views 95 Comments

Having ruled out November, the Taoiseach now says the election will be in early 2016, and the signs point towards February.

# patricks-day - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The world going green for St Patrick's Day will fill you with pride
# Paris To Berlin
# Paris To Berlin

The world going green for St Patrick's Day will fill you with pride

Mar 17th 2015, 8:42 PM 80,436 Views 89 Comments

The ‘Global Greening’ is even bigger this year.

11 mortifying times brands tweeted about St. Patrick's Day
# Patty's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Patty's Day

11 mortifying times brands tweeted about St. Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2015, 5:21 PM 12,968 Views 3 Comments

Shhh, don’t say anything.

Here's how Temple Bar is faring today...
# Carnage
From The Daily Edge
# Carnage

Here's how Temple Bar is faring today...

Mar 17th 2015, 3:30 PM 9,246 Views 1 Comment

Just really relaxed, no vuvuzuelas or anything.

9 things you'll see at every regional St Patrick's Day parade
# Patrick's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Patrick's Day

9 things you'll see at every regional St Patrick's Day parade

Mar 17th 2015, 2:44 PM 6,413 Views 2 Comments

Gas floats, tractors and majorettes.

16 St Patrick's Day t-shirts that will make you question humanity
# Erin Go Bleeurgh
From The Daily Edge
# Erin Go Bleeurgh

16 St Patrick's Day t-shirts that will make you question humanity

Mar 17th 2015, 1:00 PM 8,892 Views 2 Comments

“Irish car bombs make my clothes fall off!” – nobody Irish, ever

# patricks-day - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Ministers sell Ireland around Paddy's Day to secure jobs. Why the begrudgery?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Ministers sell Ireland around Paddy's Day to secure jobs. Why the begrudgery?

Mar 14th 2015, 8:00 AM 21 Views 140 Comments

It may sound kitsch to bring folks along to a green themed breakfast or lunch engagement, but it works, writes Aaron McKenna.

# patricks-day - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Barack Obama has invited Stephanie Roche to spend Patrick's Day in the White House
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Barack Obama has invited Stephanie Roche to spend Patrick's Day in the White House

Feb 28th 2015, 2:18 PM 30,752 Views 59 Comments

The announcement comes on the back of recent news confirming that Roche has signed with US side Houston Dash.

# patricks-day - Sunday 9 November, 2014

In pictures: When Foot & Mouth had us all on edge ... and those little blue tubs were EVERYWHERE
# Control Measures
# Control Measures

In pictures: When Foot & Mouth had us all on edge ... and those little blue tubs were EVERYWHERE

Nov 9th 2014, 12:10 PM 38,633 Views 23 Comments

The country was plunged into crisis-control mode — and the stringent control measures had an impact on virtually everyone in the State.

# patricks-day - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Irish mental health film gets big break Stateside
# Patrick's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Patrick's Day

Irish mental health film gets big break Stateside

Aug 21st 2014, 7:44 PM 17,428 Views 5 Comments

Terry McMahon’s Patrick Day is headed for an LA screening.

# patricks-day - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Varadkar tells all-male lunch that 'real change requires courage'
# All Change
# All Change

Varadkar tells all-male lunch that 'real change requires courage'

Mar 18th 2014, 9:11 AM 8,731 Views 31 Comments

The Transport Minister said that Ireland should embody “justice, opportunity and equality”.

# patricks-day - Monday 17 March, 2014

The Manneken Pis statue got dressed up for St Patrick's Day
# Irished Up
# Irished Up

The Manneken Pis statue got dressed up for St Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2014, 1:37 PM 23,822 Views 11 Comments

Looking good, little guy.

# patricks-day - Monday 10 March, 2014

Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA
# Called Off
# Called Off

Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA

Mar 10th 2014, 10:19 PM 9,826 Views 18 Comments

General Secretary John Douglas said they will attend a meeting with the expert panel this Friday.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny to meet Prime Minister David Cameron in the UK
# Let's Get Together
# Let's Get Together

Taoiseach Enda Kenny to meet Prime Minister David Cameron in the UK

Mar 10th 2014, 6:15 AM 4,596 Views 36 Comments

While in the UK, Kenny will also attend the Champ St Patrick’s Day Reception in Westminster.

# patricks-day - Monday 18 March, 2013

Gilmore to meet John Kerry in Washington today
# Foreign Affairs
# Foreign Affairs

Gilmore to meet John Kerry in Washington today

Mar 18th 2013, 12:46 PM 5,500 Views 43 Comments

The Tánaiste will discuss how America’s plans to reform its immigration laws will affect tens of thousands of Irish people in the US.

# patricks-day - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Alan Shatter tells Israel: Ireland is still your friend
# Visit
# Visit

Alan Shatter tells Israel: Ireland is still your friend

Mar 17th 2013, 3:36 PM 12,498 Views 231 Comments

The Minister for Justice also told an Israeli newspaper that he had been the target of some anti-Semitism during his time in politics but that it had been “extremely rare”.

Here's how they're celebrating St Patrick's Day in space
# Spás
From The Daily Edge
# Spás

Here's how they're celebrating St Patrick's Day in space

Mar 17th 2013, 1:08 PM 14,943 Views 18 Comments

Yes, that’s Commander Chris Hadfield of the International Space Station wearing a green bowtie AND recording his version of Danny Boy.

Poll: Do St Patrick's Day celebrations portray Ireland in a positive way?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do St Patrick's Day celebrations portray Ireland in a positive way?

Mar 17th 2013, 11:10 AM 13,202 Views 78 Comments

As thousands of people celebrate our national holiday, we’re asking if it’s good for Ireland’s image.

13 things you probably didn't know about St Patrick's Day
# March 17
# March 17

13 things you probably didn't know about St Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2013, 11:00 AM 37,116 Views 50 Comments

Where was the first parade? What other country has a national holiday today? And where is the world’s largest shamrock?

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Mar 17th 2013, 9:00 AM 8,637 Views 9 Comments

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know this St Patrick’s Day.

Here's how they did Paddy's Day parades in 1905...
# No Macnas
# No Macnas

Here's how they did Paddy's Day parades in 1905...

Mar 17th 2013, 7:45 AM 16,733 Views 22 Comments

There was no Macnas in those days.

# patricks-day - Saturday 16 March, 2013

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

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Mar 16th 2013, 8:59 AM 10,405 Views 9 Comments

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your bank holiday weekend.

# patricks-day - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Poll: Is it worthwhile for Ministers to travel abroad on Patrick’s Day?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it worthwhile for Ministers to travel abroad on Patrick’s Day?

Mar 13th 2013, 10:25 AM 6,007 Views 99 Comments

Ministers will be travelling to America, Australia, Saudi Arabia and India – amongst others – for Patrick’s Day. Good way to promote Ireland? Or is it just a junket?

# patricks-day - Friday 22 February, 2013

US town stops alcohol sales for Patrick's Day celebration
# Ditch The Drink
# Ditch The Drink

US town stops alcohol sales for Patrick's Day celebration

Feb 22nd 2013, 6:45 AM 11,186 Views 43 Comments

Bars, restaurants and off-licences in Pennsylvania are supporting the alcohol-free zone in a bid to curb drinking.

# patricks-day - Monday 19 March, 2012

Ding ding! Enda Kenny set to ring opening bell on Wall Street today
# USA! USA!
# USA! USA!

Ding ding! Enda Kenny set to ring opening bell on Wall Street today

Mar 19th 2012, 8:15 AM 2,889 Views 25 Comments

The Taoiseach is in the middle of his trip to the US to promote Ireland. Tomorrow he will meet President Obama in the White House for a bilateral meeting.

# patricks-day - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Want to see Niagara Falls turned green for Patrick’s Day?
# Going Green
# Going Green

Want to see Niagara Falls turned green for Patrick’s Day?

Mar 18th 2012, 5:46 PM 15,205 Views 24 Comments

The Prince’s Palace in Monaco and City Hall in Vienna joined a huge range of landmarks around the world which went green for the day yesterday.

# patricks-day - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Giants, floats and face paint: The best pics from Dublin's parade today
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Giants, floats and face paint: The best pics from Dublin's parade today

Mar 17th 2012, 7:20 PM 10,137 Views 20 Comments

Over 500,000 people attended the parade in Dublin city centre today. Here’s all the best pictures from it.

Suspicious object found in Armagh hours before Patrick's Day parade
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Suspicious object found in Armagh hours before Patrick's Day parade

Mar 17th 2012, 5:59 PM 1,394 Views 0 Comments

The object has been declared a hoax by the PSNI after a controlled explosion was carried out. Some homes were evacuated during the security alert.

# patricks-day - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Taoiseach and 16 ministers off around the world for Patrick's Day celebrations
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Taoiseach and 16 ministers off around the world for Patrick's Day celebrations

Mar 6th 2012, 6:25 PM 6,723 Views 129 Comments

Dinny McGinley is off to Glasgow and Michael Noonan will be in France. Here’s where else our government ministers will be jetting off to on 17 March…

'The camp will continue' - Occupy Dame St vows to stay for Patrick's Day parade
# Occupy
# Occupy

'The camp will continue' - Occupy Dame St vows to stay for Patrick's Day parade

Mar 6th 2012, 4:06 PM 3,674 Views 144 Comments

Gardaí had asked the camp to dismantle for the parade due to health and safety concerns.

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