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# posters - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Election posters need to be taken down by midnight tonight

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

“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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

# posters - Sunday 8 January, 2017

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

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

“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

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.

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 This post contains a poll

Poll: Should election posters be banned in Ireland?

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

Fed up with election posters? One council is looking at banning them Posterwatch This post contains a poll

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

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

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

A number of incidents have been spotted.

# posters - Sunday 7 February, 2016

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

The ones that would tell us that is. 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

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

# posters - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?

Are there enough alternative ways to reach out to voters?

The primitive power of election posters cannot be underestimated

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

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

“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

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?

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 This post contains a poll

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

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'

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

Mattie McGrath says they are.

# posters - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

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

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

Posters had mainly been pulled down in the Dublin area.

# posters - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

# posters - Friday 19 December, 2014

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

# posters - Friday 3 October, 2014

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

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

#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

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

Memet Uludag called the attacks “outright racism”.

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