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# posters - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Election posters need to be taken down by midnight tonight
# It's All Over
# It's All Over

Election posters need to be taken down by midnight tonight

Feb 15th 2020, 6:00 AM 24,125 Views 54 Comments

If you spot a poster around your area after today, contact your local authority.

# posters - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

'Cruel and disgusting' anti-PSNI recruitment posters appear in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

'Cruel and disgusting' anti-PSNI recruitment posters appear in Derry

Feb 12th 2020, 2:01 PM 21,152 Views 29 Comments

“Those responsible for erecting these posters have nothing to offer,” a Sinn Féin MLA said.

# posters - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

101 problems: Election posters blocking traffic signals and obstructing paths in Dublin
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

101 problems: Election posters blocking traffic signals and obstructing paths in Dublin

May 15th 2019, 12:05 AM 31,512 Views 81 Comments

Most complaints are about posters being at a height that is too low or are obstructing traffic signals and signs.

# posters - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Candidates in more than 150 election areas to go poster free for upcoming elections
# Environment
# Environment

Candidates in more than 150 election areas to go poster free for upcoming elections

Apr 17th 2019, 10:20 PM 16,315 Views 54 Comments

After an eight-week campaign 91 candidates have said they are going poster free.

# posters - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Safe zone law around GP clinics offering abortions will prohibit photos being taken of women
# Exclusion Zones
# Exclusion Zones

Safe zone law around GP clinics offering abortions will prohibit photos being taken of women

Dec 1st 2018, 7:15 AM 9,945 Views 33 Comments

Graphic posters were unfurled outside the Rotunda Hospital this summer were described by the minister as “despicable”.

# posters - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Most Irish people want election campaign posters banned
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Most Irish people want election campaign posters banned

Oct 13th 2018, 8:30 AM 18,402 Views 41 Comments

In a survey of 1,000 adults, 77% responded that they wanted a ban on presidential posters.

# posters - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Is it a crime to display graphic abortion imagery in public places?
# Causing Offence
# Causing Offence

Is it a crime to display graphic abortion imagery in public places?

Jun 20th 2018, 6:00 AM 16,411 Views 85 Comments

Some have argued that gardaí should be telling protesters to remove the imagery.

# posters - Monday 18 June, 2018

Here's how many complaints city councils got about referendum posters
# Eighth Ref
# Eighth Ref

Here's how many complaints city councils got about referendum posters

Jun 18th 2018, 6:10 AM 19,239 Views 13 Comments

Galway City Council got nine, while Dublin City Council got almost 300 over the same time period.

# posters - Saturday 2 June, 2018

More than 150 complaints about 'graphic' and 'false' referendum posters sent to Dublin City Council
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

More than 150 complaints about 'graphic' and 'false' referendum posters sent to Dublin City Council

Jun 2nd 2018, 12:05 AM 24,445 Views 151 Comments

Office workers, parents, and staff at the Rotunda Hospital submitted complaints about graphic ‘Vote No’ posters.

# posters - Friday 1 June, 2018

Today's the final day for referendum posters to be removed
# End Of The Sign
# End Of The Sign

Today's the final day for referendum posters to be removed

Jun 1st 2018, 6:00 AM 11,419 Views 34 Comments

Any referendum posters in place after today are deemed to be in breach of the legislation and are subject to an on-the-spot litter fine of €150.

# posters - Monday 23 April, 2018

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí
# Reported
# Reported

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí

Apr 23rd 2018, 12:16 PM 15,876 Views 122 Comments

A member of the public sent a video of people removing the Yes posters in Limerick city to Jan O’Sullivan TD.

# posters - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Tidy Towns groups across the country are asking campaigners not to put up posters
# Campaigning
# Campaigning

Tidy Towns groups across the country are asking campaigners not to put up posters

Apr 21st 2018, 7:30 AM 13,914 Views 162 Comments

This might be why some posters are missing in your town.

# posters - Friday 13 April, 2018

Together for Yes crowdfunding appeal tops half a million euro
# Posters
# Posters

Together for Yes crowdfunding appeal tops half a million euro

Apr 13th 2018, 9:47 PM 24,653 Views 210 Comments

The group says that the money will “put posters across the country”.

# posters - Friday 29 December, 2017

Expecting an election next year? Those pesky cable ties are here to stay
# All Tied Up
# All Tied Up

Expecting an election next year? Those pesky cable ties are here to stay

Dec 29th 2017, 6:00 AM 7,071 Views 15 Comments

There are still no plans to introduce legislation to compel election candidates to remove plastic ties that hold election posters in place.

# posters - Thursday 20 July, 2017

McDonald: 'Burning of McGuinness effigy on loyalist bonfire was a hate crime'
# Condemned
# Condemned

McDonald: 'Burning of McGuinness effigy on loyalist bonfire was a hate crime'

Jul 20th 2017, 7:38 AM 18,551 Views 136 Comments

The Sinn Féin deputy leader said the burning of political posters must end.

# posters - Sunday 8 January, 2017

A woman got revenge on her cheating boyfriend by plastering these posters all over town
# A Woman Scorned
From The Daily Edge
# A Woman Scorned

A woman got revenge on her cheating boyfriend by plastering these posters all over town

Jan 8th 2017, 12:00 PM 17,513 Views 8 Comments

“If she is so good in bed you can stay there!” Better than Jeremy Kyle, this.

# posters - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Campaigners says posters advertising pro-choice march removed illegally in Dublin
# Abortion Rights Campaign
# Abortion Rights Campaign

Campaigners says posters advertising pro-choice march removed illegally in Dublin

Sep 18th 2016, 6:03 PM 16,037 Views 169 Comments

The Abortion Rights Campaign said its posters were removed in Rathmines and in some areas in the city centre.

# posters - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Will Dublin ban election posters? Maybe. Probably not. It's complicated.
# Poles Apart
# Poles Apart

Will Dublin ban election posters? Maybe. Probably not. It's complicated.

Jul 26th 2016, 11:32 AM 9,308 Views 19 Comments

Even if councillors really wanted to get rid of the placards, they might not be able to.

# posters - Friday 15 July, 2016

Poll: Should election posters be banned in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should election posters be banned in Ireland?

Jul 15th 2016, 11:02 AM 23,114 Views 79 Comments

Politicians love them but the general public are not so keen.

Fed up with election posters? One council is looking at banning them
# Posterwatch
# Posterwatch

Fed up with election posters? One council is looking at banning them

Jul 15th 2016, 6:00 AM 14,529 Views 53 Comments

Councillors have voted unanimously to support a Green Party motion calling for South Dublin County Council to explore restricting them to designated areas.

# posters - Monday 22 February, 2016

Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary
# Clonmel
# Clonmel

Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary

Feb 22nd 2016, 8:59 AM 20,042 Views 82 Comments

A party spokesperson said the posters were all removed after it was brought to their attention.

# posters - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Blocking traffic lights and parking in disabled spaces - the poster wars are still raging
# Up The Pole
# Up The Pole

Blocking traffic lights and parking in disabled spaces - the poster wars are still raging

Feb 17th 2016, 3:40 PM 22,092 Views 51 Comments

A number of incidents have been spotted.

# posters - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Here's what our political parties have spent on election posters *
# Poster Pin Ups
# Poster Pin Ups

Here's what our political parties have spent on election posters *

Feb 7th 2016, 7:45 AM 23,093 Views 52 Comments

The ones that would tell us that is. TheJournal.ie asked all parties in the general election what their poster budget amounted to – here’s what we found out.

# posters - Friday 5 February, 2016

Youths cut down Labour, Fianna Fáil and Green candidate posters in Dún Laoghaire
# Poster Wars
# Poster Wars

Youths cut down Labour, Fianna Fáil and Green candidate posters in Dún Laoghaire

Feb 5th 2016, 5:55 PM 40,527 Views 160 Comments

The youths said they were “cleaning up the area”.

# posters - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?

Feb 4th 2016, 9:25 AM 28,642 Views 110 Comments

Are there enough alternative ways to reach out to voters?

The primitive power of election posters cannot be underestimated
# Opinion
# Opinion

The primitive power of election posters cannot be underestimated

Feb 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 1,541 Views 44 Comments

With the power of social media, one might wonder if there is a better way for election candidates to communicate directly with voters, writes Jason O’Sullivan.

# posters - Monday 25 January, 2016

Fine Gael councillor's posters defaced with swastikas
# Damage
# Damage

Fine Gael councillor's posters defaced with swastikas

Jan 25th 2016, 6:05 PM 26,721 Views 222 Comments

Colm Brophy woke up on Sunday to find around two-dozen of his posters spray painted with the Nazi symbol.

# posters - Monday 18 January, 2016

'Completely different': Peter Mathews says he's not copying Fine Gael colours
# Poster Boy
# Poster Boy

'Completely different': Peter Mathews says he's not copying Fine Gael colours

Jan 18th 2016, 3:54 PM 22,002 Views 51 Comments

“Anyone with an eye for art will see.”

# posters - Sunday 17 January, 2016

It's been a week for political posters - and now Sinn Féin have had a crack at one of their own
# Pot Calling Kettle
# Pot Calling Kettle

It's been a week for political posters - and now Sinn Féin have had a crack at one of their own

Jan 17th 2016, 6:37 PM 28,551 Views 179 Comments

The new poster has a cartoon-dig at the health policies of both Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael.

# posters - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Is this the first poster of the general election campaign?
# Billboard
# Billboard

Is this the first poster of the general election campaign?

Oct 20th 2015, 3:35 PM 17,490 Views 104 Comments

Sinn Féin are erecting billboards across the country from today.

# posters - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Should we limit the number of election posters candidates can have?
# Going Postal
# Going Postal

Should we limit the number of election posters candidates can have?

Jul 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 13,487 Views 61 Comments

One Senator thinks 400 is plenty, but not everyone agrees.

# posters - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Referendum Commissioner says he wouldn't like to see posters regulated 'North Korean style'
# Express Yourself
# Express Yourself

Referendum Commissioner says he wouldn't like to see posters regulated 'North Korean style'

May 21st 2015, 1:55 PM 8,506 Views 53 Comments

The Commissioner is encouraging people to get out and vote tomorrow.

# posters - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Are these posters illegal? Labour says they're not
# Poster Wars
# Poster Wars

Are these posters illegal? Labour says they're not

May 14th 2015, 6:05 AM 21,004 Views 206 Comments

Mattie McGrath says they are.

# posters - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

The No campaign's posters keep getting defaced and ripped down
# Marriage Ref
# Marriage Ref

The No campaign's posters keep getting defaced and ripped down

Apr 29th 2015, 6:11 AM 26,676 Views 306 Comments

The Mother and Fathers Matter group is yet to report any incidents to the police.

# posters - Friday 24 April, 2015

The 'Yes' campaign responds to accusations of pulling down 'No' posters
# Mothers And Fathers Matter
# Mothers And Fathers Matter

The 'Yes' campaign responds to accusations of pulling down 'No' posters

Apr 24th 2015, 2:50 PM 28,617 Views 240 Comments

Posters had mainly been pulled down in the Dublin area.

# posters - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Marriage referendum posters are technically allowed to say anything...
# Same-Sex
# Same-Sex

Marriage referendum posters are technically allowed to say anything...

Apr 21st 2015, 9:15 PM 26,768 Views 234 Comments

Do some cross a line?

# posters - Friday 19 December, 2014

Enterprising people are selling The Interview posters for hundreds of dollars online
# Flog It
From The Daily Edge
# Flog It

Enterprising people are selling The Interview posters for hundreds of dollars online

Dec 19th 2014, 4:23 PM 1,394 Views 0 Comments

And people are buying them.

# posters - Friday 3 October, 2014

These bent posters for the iPhone 6 are all kinds of unfortunate
# The Bends
From The Daily Edge
# The Bends

These bent posters for the iPhone 6 are all kinds of unfortunate

Oct 3rd 2014, 12:12 PM 4,335 Views 1 Comment

#Bendgate just won’t die.

# posters - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Aaron McKenna: A citizen’s guide to fighting the scourge of cable ties left on lamp posts
# Clean Up
# Clean Up

Aaron McKenna: A citizen’s guide to fighting the scourge of cable ties left on lamp posts

May 24th 2014, 8:10 AM 444 Views 27 Comments

Political hopefuls call for better public spaces, clean streets, motherhood and apple pie – but many are happy to leave their campaigning rubbish about.

# posters - Monday 19 May, 2014

Local election candidate born in Turkey has posters defaced with pig imagery for a second time
# Racism
# Racism

Local election candidate born in Turkey has posters defaced with pig imagery for a second time

May 19th 2014, 4:12 PM 12,638 Views 98 Comments

Memet Uludag called the attacks “outright racism”.

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