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#Santa

# santa - Last year 2021

Quiz: How much do you know about Santa and festive figures from around the world?
# Christmas Quiz
# Christmas Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about Santa and festive figures from around the world?

Dec 23rd 2021, 8:00 PM 28,826 Views 9 Comments

The big man goes by many names and faces.

Quiz: How well do you remember these movies featuring Santa?
# QUIZMAS
# QUIZMAS

Quiz: How well do you remember these movies featuring Santa?

Dec 12th 2021, 10:00 PM 47,405 Views 12 Comments

Test your festive knowledge.

# santa - All time

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world tonight? Here are a few options
# He's Coming
# He's Coming

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world tonight? Here are a few options

Dec 24th 2020, 4:30 PM 34,924 Views 8 Comments

It’s the night before Christmas…

Quiz: How well do you know the 1990s version of Miracle on 34th Street?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know the 1990s version of Miracle on 34th Street?

Dec 24th 2020, 11:00 AM 16,227 Views 7 Comments

“Which is worst: A lie that draws a smile or a truth that draws a tear?”

FactFind: How has Santa amended his Christmas preparations to cope with the pandemic?
# Elf And Safety
# Elf And Safety

FactFind: How has Santa amended his Christmas preparations to cope with the pandemic?

Dec 23rd 2020, 6:30 AM 10,980 Views 5 Comments

We’re assured not even a pandemic can quench the magic of Christmas.

Opinion: Writing my first children's book, about one of Santa's elves
# Children's Books
# Children's Books

Opinion: Writing my first children's book, about one of Santa's elves

Dec 20th 2020, 12:30 PM 8,797 Views 3 Comments

Donagh Hourihan tells about how he developed the idea for his first children’s book about an elf from the North Pole.

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world tonight? Here's how you can
# He's Coming
# He's Coming

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world tonight? Here's how you can

Dec 24th 2019, 5:00 PM 41,046 Views 5 Comments

There are also a few things you can do to pass the time before he arrives.

Explainer: How does Santa get all the toys made in time for Christmas?
# Christmas Time
# Christmas Time

Explainer: How does Santa get all the toys made in time for Christmas?

Dec 23rd 2019, 6:30 PM 13,719 Views 19 Comments

Just how does he do it? It takes an awful lot of hard work.

Quiz: How well do you remember these movies featuring Santa?
# QUIZMAS
# QUIZMAS

Quiz: How well do you remember these movies featuring Santa?

Dec 21st 2019, 11:00 AM 26,045 Views 12 Comments

Test your festive knowledge.

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world tonight? Here are a few options
# He's Coming
# He's Coming

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world tonight? Here are a few options

Dec 24th 2018, 5:00 PM 25,513 Views 3 Comments

There are also a few things you can do to pass the time before he arrives.

FactCheck: Do all children's letters reach Santa before Christmas Eve?
# Christmas Cheer
# Christmas Cheer

FactCheck: Do all children's letters reach Santa before Christmas Eve?

Dec 23rd 2018, 10:00 PM 17,030 Views 22 Comments

He’s making a list, and checking it twice.

Quiz: Which actor is playing Santa here?
# Christmas
# Christmas

Quiz: Which actor is playing Santa here?

Dec 22nd 2018, 9:00 PM 44,632 Views 15 Comments

Many actors have donned the big red suit, but how well do you remember them?

Poll: Are you thirsty for Kurt Russell's ridey Santa on Netflix?
# Thirsty For Santa
From The Daily Edge
# Thirsty For Santa

Poll: Are you thirsty for Kurt Russell's ridey Santa on Netflix?

Dec 1st 2018, 3:00 PM 9,425 Views 4 Comments

Well?

This Santa's grotto is being adapted for an Autism-friendly experience for children
# Waterford
# Waterford

This Santa's grotto is being adapted for an Autism-friendly experience for children

Nov 3rd 2018, 4:00 PM 15,439 Views 6 Comments

Winterval is hosting an Autism-friendly evening on 13 December at the Old Postal Sorting Centre in Waterford.

20 times An Post proved they were better delivery people than Santa
# Santa Letters
From The Daily Edge
# Santa Letters

20 times An Post proved they were better delivery people than Santa

Dec 24th 2017, 9:00 PM 16,785 Views 4 Comments

No address? No problem.

FactFind: How much sugar does Santa consume in Ireland on Christmas Eve?
# Ho Ho Ho
# Ho Ho Ho

FactFind: How much sugar does Santa consume in Ireland on Christmas Eve?

Dec 24th 2017, 8:30 PM 11,895 Views 13 Comments

Most of us would leave out something for the arrival of the man from the North Pole, but how much does Santa get through?

Quiz: How much do you know about Santa?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about Santa?

Dec 24th 2017, 4:00 PM 35,622 Views 23 Comments

How much do you know about the man in red?

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world? Here are a few options
# He's Coming
# He's Coming

Do you want to track Santa's trip around the world? Here are a few options

Dec 24th 2017, 8:30 AM 27,245 Views 11 Comments

There are a few things you can do to pass the time before he arrives.

Poll: Does Santa wrap gifts for your house?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Santa wrap gifts for your house?

Dec 23rd 2017, 8:30 PM 29,211 Views 34 Comments

For some houses, the elves wrap the presents and for others, they don’t.

Column: Naughty or nice? The science of Santa Claus
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Naughty or nice? The science of Santa Claus

Dec 17th 2017, 8:45 AM 15,841 Views 15 Comments

There is now a small but burgeoning school of literature discussing Santa Claus and his impact on our lives, writes Keith Gaynor.

'It feels good to do a good deed': This nine-year-old Irish boy is travelling to Belarus to help Santa
# Santa's Helper
# Santa's Helper

'It feels good to do a good deed': This nine-year-old Irish boy is travelling to Belarus to help Santa

Dec 16th 2017, 9:30 AM 7,466 Views 4 Comments

Misha McEneney will help Santa deliver presents to hundreds of children in orphanages in Belarus this Christmas.

Santa in Arnott's helped a man propose to his partner, and it was just so lovely
# Santa Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Santa Baby

Santa in Arnott's helped a man propose to his partner, and it was just so lovely

Dec 15th 2017, 9:44 AM 33,898 Views 16 Comments

Ah Santa, you’re very good.

Scientists discover that a bone fragment from 343AD 'could belong to Santa'
# Relic
# Relic

Scientists discover that a bone fragment from 343AD 'could belong to Santa'

Dec 6th 2017, 12:38 PM 15,785 Views 28 Comments

“It is exciting to think that these relics could in fact be genuine.”

Poll: What do you leave for Santa on Christmas Eve?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: What do you leave for Santa on Christmas Eve?

Dec 1st 2017, 12:45 PM 15,058 Views 53 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

'Tis almost the season: Christmas FM returns next week - here's how to hear it
# Elvish Hits
# Elvish Hits

'Tis almost the season: Christmas FM returns next week - here's how to hear it

Nov 23rd 2017, 12:05 PM 18,530 Views 43 Comments

The seasonal charity station airs from Tuesday. Here are the frequencies.

WIN a magical family trip to Lapland with Sunway Holidays
# Lapland
# Lapland

WIN a magical family trip to Lapland with Sunway Holidays

Nov 22nd 2017, 10:30 AM 9,860 Views 6 Comments

Tell us about the best Christmas gift you’ve ever received to be in with a chance.

FactCheck: Can Santa really deliver all the world's presents in one night?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Can Santa really deliver all the world's presents in one night?

Dec 24th 2016, 8:00 AM 31,741 Views 46 Comments

Before you leave out your carrots and mince pies, check out the evidence.

22 Toys To Fill You Full Of Christmas Nostalgia From The Daily Edge

22 Toys To Fill You Full Of Christmas Nostalgia

Dec 24th 2016, 7:30 AM 5,879 Views 2 Comments

One more sleep.

A Derry man has been writing the most adorable 'letters from santa' to his nieces and nephews
# Arctic Holdings
From The Daily Edge
# Arctic Holdings

A Derry man has been writing the most adorable 'letters from santa' to his nieces and nephews

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:48 PM 3,651 Views 1 Comment

Three years and counting.

Good news: Santa gets all-clear to fly in Irish airspace
# Ho Ho Hurray
# Ho Ho Hurray

Good news: Santa gets all-clear to fly in Irish airspace

Dec 23rd 2016, 1:44 PM 11,448 Views 24 Comments

There were fears Storm Barbara could have interfered with Santa’s travel plans.

Rory McIlroy offers perfect response to Tiger Woods posing as shirtless Santa
# Mac Daddy Santa
From The42
# Mac Daddy Santa

Rory McIlroy offers perfect response to Tiger Woods posing as shirtless Santa

Dec 23rd 2016, 9:56 AM 18,541 Views 12 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.

Poll: Does Santa wrap presents in your house?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Santa wrap presents in your house?

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:30 AM 30,301 Views 30 Comments

He seems to go along with each family’s traditions but what was yours?

9 Things The World Needs To Know About An Irish Christmas
# Midnight Mass
From The Daily Edge
# Midnight Mass

9 Things The World Needs To Know About An Irish Christmas

Dec 21st 2016, 5:00 PM 6,271 Views 4 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Here's everything you need to make sure cards and pressies arrive for Christmas
# Sponsored By An Post
# Sponsored By An Post

Here's everything you need to make sure cards and pressies arrive for Christmas

Dec 20th 2016, 5:00 AM 8,906 Views 7 Comments

Hopefully your Santa list went ages ago.

This Dublin bus driver delighted his passengers today by dressing up as Santa
# Where's Rudolph
From The Daily Edge
# Where's Rudolph

This Dublin bus driver delighted his passengers today by dressing up as Santa

Dec 15th 2016, 6:00 PM 4,291 Views 1 Comment

Drivin’ home for Christmas…

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace
# Green Light
# Green Light

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace

Dec 15th 2016, 1:40 PM 13,261 Views 38 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael can agree on one thing, at least.

Santa Claus paid a visit to President Higgins at the Áras
# Diplomatic Relations
# Diplomatic Relations

Santa Claus paid a visit to President Higgins at the Áras

Dec 13th 2016, 12:55 PM 7,202 Views 25 Comments

President Higgins and his wife Sabina welcomed hundreds of families to the Áras on Saturday for the official switching on of the Christmas lights.

Gardaí pulled over a rather suspicious character in Kildare this morning
# Sleigh All Day
From The Daily Edge
# Sleigh All Day

Gardaí pulled over a rather suspicious character in Kildare this morning

Dec 8th 2016, 10:17 AM 5,740 Views 3 Comments

Just what have you been up to, Santa?

17 indisputable signs Christmas has already arrived in Ireland
# Jingle Bells
From The Daily Edge
# Jingle Bells

17 indisputable signs Christmas has already arrived in Ireland

Nov 18th 2016, 1:07 PM 8,270 Views 6 Comments

DON’T FIGHT IT.

Everybody reckons the M&S Christmas ad (featuring a very glam Mrs Claus) beats John Lewis'
# Jingle All The Way
From The Daily Edge
# Jingle All The Way

Everybody reckons the M&S Christmas ad (featuring a very glam Mrs Claus) beats John Lewis'

Nov 11th 2016, 10:06 PM 12,174 Views 7 Comments

A side to Santa’s missus that we certainly haven’t seen before.

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