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# spring - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

It’s Groundhog Day in a time of pandemic
# Punxsutawney Phil
# Punxsutawney Phil

It’s Groundhog Day in a time of pandemic

Feb 2nd 2021, 9:13 AM 21,886 Views 20 Comments

The annual ceremony foretelling the end of winter will be held in Pennsylvania, with no crowds allowed.

# spring - Thursday 26 March, 2020

'Bright spring sunshine' on the way for the weekend but lower temperatures to bring frost after dark
# Let The Sun Shine
# Let The Sun Shine

'Bright spring sunshine' on the way for the weekend but lower temperatures to bring frost after dark

Mar 26th 2020, 2:55 PM 15,906 Views 6 Comments

There will be little rainfall in the coming days and patchy cloud will give way to sunny weather across the country.

# spring - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Groundhog Day: Early spring a certainty, says Punxsutawney Phil
# Crystal Ball
# Crystal Ball

Groundhog Day: Early spring a certainty, says Punxsutawney Phil

Feb 2nd 2020, 1:33 PM 28,806 Views 26 Comments

The annual event has its origins in a German legend.

# spring - Friday 1 March, 2019

Poll: When does spring start ... it's today, right?
# Spring In Your Step
# Spring In Your Step

Poll: When does spring start ... it's today, right?

Mar 1st 2019, 8:30 AM 23,865 Views 45 Comments

Met Éireann says it begins today, but some people may disagree with that.

# spring - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Sunny spell ends as frost to return and temperatures to drop tonight
# Weather
# Weather

Sunny spell ends as frost to return and temperatures to drop tonight

Feb 28th 2019, 7:40 AM 17,795 Views 8 Comments

Relatively warm weather will continue today, but it’ll be a cold start to March.

# spring - Friday 15 February, 2019

It was the warmest February day in years today
# Spring In Your Step
# Spring In Your Step

It was the warmest February day in years today

Updated Feb 15th 2019, 6:43 PM 32,927 Views 17 Comments

And it’s expected to stay fairly mild this weekend too.

# spring - Friday 6 April, 2018

Three weather warnings in place across 10 counties
# Longest Winter
# Longest Winter

Three weather warnings in place across 10 counties

Apr 6th 2018, 10:18 AM 60,198 Views 24 Comments

There is a risk of spot flooding as up to 50 mm or rain is expected in some areas.

# spring - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Set that alarm a bit earlier - the clocks go forward TONIGHT
# Spring Forward
# Spring Forward

Set that alarm a bit earlier - the clocks go forward TONIGHT

Mar 24th 2018, 3:30 PM 20,503 Views 22 Comments

But it doesn’t mean we’ll get an extra hour in bed.

# spring - Monday 19 March, 2018

Winter won't quit: It's going to be minus 5 in some areas tonight
# Feck Off Winter
# Feck Off Winter

Winter won't quit: It's going to be minus 5 in some areas tonight

Mar 19th 2018, 2:47 PM 32,716 Views 3 Comments

No more snow though. Silver linings and all that. (Although the silver linings are probably snow too).

# spring - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

16 glorious photos that prove spring has finally sprung in Ireland
# Snapshot
# Snapshot

16 glorious photos that prove spring has finally sprung in Ireland

Mar 7th 2018, 4:29 PM 621 Views 0 Comments

Winter is over!

# spring - Monday 24 April, 2017

There's some wintry weather on the way this week
# Baaaadd News
# Baaaadd News

There's some wintry weather on the way this week

Apr 24th 2017, 7:46 AM 31,724 Views 7 Comments

Winter will be making a cameo appearance, as we head toward the May bank holiday.

# spring - Saturday 25 March, 2017

The clocks go forward tonight - don't forget!
# Remember The Clocks
# Remember The Clocks

The clocks go forward tonight - don't forget!

Mar 25th 2017, 6:30 PM 22,964 Views 51 Comments

Did somebody say VERNAL EQUINOX?

# spring - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Not bad for March: Sunny spells and temperatures in the mid-teens
# Fierce Mild
# Fierce Mild

Not bad for March: Sunny spells and temperatures in the mid-teens

Mar 9th 2017, 8:23 AM 13,175 Views 15 Comments

Mild weather is set to continue for the rest of the week.

# spring - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Careful out there - the weather's still rotten, and road conditions aren't great
# Winter Is Staying
# Winter Is Staying

Careful out there - the weather's still rotten, and road conditions aren't great

Mar 2nd 2017, 7:23 AM 17,074 Views 7 Comments

There’s a wind warning in place – and more heavy showers on the way later.

# spring - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Hooray for summertime: The clocks go forward tonight - don't forget
# Spring Forward
# Spring Forward

Hooray for summertime: The clocks go forward tonight - don't forget

Mar 26th 2016, 8:30 PM 25,252 Views 34 Comments

Saddle up the horses, it’s officially summer.

The cherry blossoms are in bloom - it must be spring
# Photography
# Photography

The cherry blossoms are in bloom - it must be spring

Mar 26th 2016, 4:00 PM 21,363 Views 8 Comments

Here are some of the best photos around Japan.

# spring - Friday 4 March, 2016

Photos: The snow took a lot of us by surprise this morning - here are your pics...
# It's Cold Outside
# It's Cold Outside

Photos: The snow took a lot of us by surprise this morning - here are your pics...

Mar 4th 2016, 10:30 AM 45,365 Views 39 Comments

The Canadian Ambassador’s feeling right at home this morning.

# spring - Friday 26 February, 2016

Spring is on the way - after a freezing cold weekend
# Green Shoots
# Green Shoots

Spring is on the way - after a freezing cold weekend

Feb 26th 2016, 8:14 AM 17,891 Views 5 Comments

Tomorrow will be frosty, then dry and bright with highs of six or seven degrees.

# spring - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Is this still the most economically depressed town in Ireland?
# The Road Back
# The Road Back

Is this still the most economically depressed town in Ireland?

Feb 25th 2016, 9:55 AM 74,740 Views 32 Comments

It’s two years since Bunclody was named as the most economically depressed town. We paid a visit, to see if locals were feeling the recovery.

# spring - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Spring is on the way according to this world-renowned weather forecaster
# It's Groundhog Day
# It's Groundhog Day

Spring is on the way according to this world-renowned weather forecaster

Feb 2nd 2016, 10:56 PM 19,752 Views 19 Comments

Punxsutawney Phil, the inspiration for the Bill Murray comedy Groundhog Day, appeared this morning and (for once) didn’t see his shadow.

# spring - Monday 17 August, 2015

Gardaí dealt with thirty-one 999 calls about this at the weekend (yes, it's a mattress...)
# Divan Intervention
# Divan Intervention

Gardaí dealt with thirty-one 999 calls about this at the weekend (yes, it's a mattress...)

Aug 17th 2015, 12:00 PM 38,012 Views 48 Comments

The suspect wasn’t difficult to spot.

# spring - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Why Fine Gael and Labour kickstarted their re-election campaign 10 months early
# Analysis
# Analysis

Why Fine Gael and Labour kickstarted their re-election campaign 10 months early

Apr 28th 2015, 8:00 PM 8,294 Views 41 Comments

Analysis: The Spring Economic Statement was a PR exercise designed to be the opening salvo in a lengthy general election campaign.

7 actually useful 'spring statements' to live by
# Spring Statement
From The Daily Edge
# Spring Statement

7 actually useful 'spring statements' to live by

Apr 28th 2015, 6:00 PM 5,581 Views 1 Comment

Feeling underwhelmed by the governement’s Spring Statement? We’ve got you covered.

As it happened: Everything you need to know about the spring statement
Live Apr 28th 2015, 4:45 PM

As it happened: Everything you need to know about the spring statement

# spring - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Ireland looks only gorgeous in this sundrenched drone footage
# Stunning
# Stunning

Ireland looks only gorgeous in this sundrenched drone footage

Apr 18th 2015, 3:30 PM 16,283 Views 26 Comments

When the sun shines, sure where else would you be?

# spring - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

This cartoon perfectly sums up unexpected sunny days in Ireland
# Go On My Sun
From The Daily Edge
# Go On My Sun

This cartoon perfectly sums up unexpected sunny days in Ireland

Apr 8th 2015, 9:33 AM 9,641 Views 2 Comments

Optimist or pessimist?

# spring - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Bulmers have a new ad and it's all a bit... arty
# Cider House Rules
# Cider House Rules

Bulmers have a new ad and it's all a bit... arty

Apr 7th 2015, 2:30 PM 12,349 Views 11 Comments

What do turtles and bubbles have to do with alcohol says you.

# spring - Friday 27 March, 2015

13 of the loveliest little moments from Daffodil Day 2015
# Daffodilday2015
From The Daily Edge
# Daffodilday2015

13 of the loveliest little moments from Daffodil Day 2015

Mar 27th 2015, 6:00 PM 4,819 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a good day.

# spring - Saturday 7 March, 2015

The sun is out and Dublin is losing the run of itself
# Sunshiney Day
From The Daily Edge
# Sunshiney Day

The sun is out and Dublin is losing the run of itself

Mar 7th 2015, 4:36 PM 6,114 Views 2 Comments

(Okay, it’s only 14 degrees.)

# spring - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

It's going to be warmer today, but you'll still need to wrap up
# Spring Has Sprung
# Spring Has Sprung

It's going to be warmer today, but you'll still need to wrap up

Mar 4th 2015, 7:19 AM 10,091 Views 5 Comments

It’s going to be spring tomorrow, though.

# spring - Monday 2 March, 2015

8 reasons why it's ok to be in a rage about snow in spring
# Spring Sprung
From The Daily Edge
# Spring Sprung

8 reasons why it's ok to be in a rage about snow in spring

Mar 2nd 2015, 9:10 AM 3,156 Views 0 Comments

*Checks calendar. Goes back to bed*

# spring - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Poll: When does spring start ... it's today, right?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: When does spring start ... it's today, right?

Mar 1st 2015, 9:08 AM 17,402 Views 50 Comments

St Brigid’s Day? St Patrick’s Day? The Vernal Equinox? … Can we please settle this once and for all?

# spring - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Frogs are spawning all over the place and that means it's OFFICIALLY spring
# Little Swimmers
# Little Swimmers

Frogs are spawning all over the place and that means it's OFFICIALLY spring

Feb 19th 2015, 6:03 AM 25,243 Views 18 Comments

But please don’t touch the spawn – it’s really bad for the frogs and it’s also very illegal.

# spring - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Here's how to make a St Brigid's Cross
# St Brigid
From The Daily Edge
# St Brigid

Here's how to make a St Brigid's Cross

Feb 1st 2015, 9:13 AM 19,493 Views 16 Comments

Take a trip down memory lane to your primary school days.

# spring - Saturday 31 January, 2015

7 reasons to celebrate the end of January
# Spring Forward
From The Daily Edge
# Spring Forward

7 reasons to celebrate the end of January

Jan 31st 2015, 3:07 PM 5,224 Views 2 Comments

February: Officially better than January.

# spring - Monday 26 January, 2015

Enjoy the mildness... Plunging temperatures to bring snow by Wednesday
# The Day After Tomorrow
# The Day After Tomorrow

Enjoy the mildness... Plunging temperatures to bring snow by Wednesday

Jan 26th 2015, 8:26 AM 34,075 Views 23 Comments

Don’t put the electric blankets away just yet.

# spring - Monday 3 November, 2014

Waiting for Apple Watch to arrive? It may be spring before it gets here
# Long Wait
# Long Wait

Waiting for Apple Watch to arrive? It may be spring before it gets here

Nov 3rd 2014, 9:49 AM 5,452 Views 13 Comments

It’s expected that Apple’s answer to the smartwatch will be released in the spring, instead of February as was first expected.

# spring - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Weird Wide Web: A Facebook scam, a Forrest Gump game and a pop-up ad apology
# Facebook
# Facebook

Weird Wide Web: A Facebook scam, a Forrest Gump game and a pop-up ad apology

Aug 17th 2014, 11:30 AM 11,865 Views 2 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# spring - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Extreme weather conditions haven't put people off visiting the Cliffs of Moher
# Holliers
# Holliers

Extreme weather conditions haven't put people off visiting the Cliffs of Moher

May 4th 2014, 7:45 AM 15,259 Views 13 Comments

A total of 177,878 people visited the site between 1 January and 30 April this year.

# spring - Monday 31 March, 2014

Are you ready for the 'grand stretch' in the evenings?
# Bag Of Cans
From The Daily Edge
# Bag Of Cans

Are you ready for the 'grand stretch' in the evenings?

Mar 31st 2014, 12:57 PM 26,337 Views 15 Comments

Can you smell the decking? The patio furniture?

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