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#St Patrick's Day

# st-patricks-day - Sunday 24 March, 2019

The year the Archbishop refused to bless the NYC parade due to growing 'IRA influence'

Retired journalist Éanna Brophy recalls a tense wait at the Cathedral doors as the choice of grand marshall prompted controversy.

# st-patricks-day - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Taoiseach says he doesn't want to be associated with actions of Conor McGregor

This time last week, Varadkar was somewhat overshadowed at the Chicago St Patrick’s Day parade.

# st-patricks-day - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Funeral arrangements announced for victims of Tyrone nightclub tragedy

Lauren Bullock, Connor Currie and Morgan Barnard died in a crush ahead of a St Patrick’s Day disco.

# st-patricks-day - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

CCTV shows up to 400 people were present for Tyrone nightclub tragedy

Counselling has been offered to friends and classmates of Lauren Bullock, Connor Currie and Morgan Barnard.

# st-patricks-day - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: St Patrick's Day

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Pictured: Hundreds of thousands take to streets of Ireland for St Patrick's Day parades

Around 500,000 people attended the parade in Dublin, the country’s largest parade.

As it happened: St Patrick's Day celebrations take place across the country

Parades took place across the country – here’s updates as they happened!

'Offensive and embarrassing': Coveney criticises McDonald for posing beside anti-English sign at parade

In response, Sinn Féin said the partition of Ireland is “divisive and offensive”.

Poll: Will you be attending a St Patrick's Day parade today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be attending a St Patrick's Day parade today?

Events will be held across the globe to celebrate today.

Heading to the St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin? Here's everything you need to know

There are a number of road closures and transport restrictions in place.

# st-patricks-day - Saturday 16 March, 2019

An unexpected guest and a luminous river: Leo ends St Patrick's trip not being centre of attention

Varadkar finished off the final leg of his US trip walking in the Chicago parade and taking a boat trip down the river.

Opinion: In many ways St Patrick's Day is an Irish American festival

‘Maybe this St Patrick’s Day we should concede ownership of our patron saint and accept that we have been sharing him with America for centuries’, writes Robbie Smyth.

Taoiseach marches alongside Conor McGregor in Chicago's St Patrick's Day parade

Government officials were left surprised at McGregor’s appearance at the parade.

'It makes you proud to see': The 10th year of the Global Greening takes place this week - here's how it started

The annual initiative will take place in more than 50 countries this year.

From The Daily Edge Ellen Degeneres said that Leo Varadkar taking his boyfriend to meet Mike Pence made her 'very happy' Happy Days
From The Daily Edge Everything worth checking out in Dublin if you don't have plans for St. Patrick's Day yet

Here's what's happening around the country this Paddy's weekend

A round-up of the events taking place across Ireland over the bank holiday weekend.

Taoiseach says climate change protests are 'welcome' and 'inspiring'

Earlier this month, the Taoiseach said he supported school students going on strike.

# st-patricks-day - Friday 15 March, 2019

From The Daily Edge Here's our Spotify Paddy's Day party playlist, which only features Irish artists St Patrick's Day

Here's our Spotify Paddy's Day party playlist, which only features Irish artists

If you’re celebrating being Irish, you might as well do it by listening to Irish artists.

The St Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with hail and thunder expected

Highest temperatures will range between 7 and 9 degrees, according to Met Éireann.

Leo's meeting with Pence makes global headlines as Taoiseach avoids gaffes in Washington

The Taoiseach’s visit to Pence’s house, alongside his long-term partner, dominated coverage yesterday.

'Ireland out of step for too long': Campaigners in London to march for Irish abroad vote in presidential elections

VICA says a yes vote would help honour the international role of the Irish President.

People warned to not drink too much this weekend as surge of alcohol-related injuries expected

The HSE has said patients may face longer waiting times at emergency departments due to an increase in people attending.

Michael D Higgins: 'As world buildings turn green, let's play our part in a greener world'

He urged Irish citizens to “play their own personal and essential role in saving our planet and our environment”.

# st-patricks-day - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Trump on the Irish: 'They’re smart. They’re sharp. They’re great. And they’re brutal enemies!'

Varadkar touched on the economy and Irish immigration in his speech today.

Trump says he hopes to visit Ireland this year during White House visit by Taoiseach

The Taoiseach will return to the White House later this evening for the traditional shamrock ceremony.

Varadkar speaks of being judged by 'political actions not sexual orientation' as he meets Pence

The US vice president has been criticised for his views and his legislative record on LGBT rights.

Leo Varadkar's partner to attend breakfast meeting at house of US vice president Mike Pence

Last year, Mike Pence told the Taoiseach his partner, Matt Barrett, would be welcome in Pence’s home if he decides to attend this year.

# st-patricks-day - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Leo Varadkar says those that wanted Brexit 'have been chasing unicorns for a long time'

Varadkar said there is a “rich irony” that the UK’s tariff proposals intend to treat Northern Ireland differently to Great Britain.

Leo Varadkar's partner to attend breakfast meeting at house of US vice president Mike Pence

The US vice president has been criticised for his views and his legislative record on LGBT people.

4 events for... anyone looking to do something different this St Patrick's Day

And not a parade or giant leprechaun in sight.

# st-patricks-day - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Breakfast meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be open to the media this year

US Vice President Mike Pence was criticised for excluding the media from the traditional breakfast meeting with the Taoiseach.

Poll: Will you attend a St Patrick's Day parade this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you attend a St Patrick's Day parade this year?

The day is almost upon us.

Taoiseach heading to Washington DC for annual St Patrick's Day meeting with Donald Trump

Leo Varadkar will also travel to Chicago this year.

# st-patricks-day - Monday 11 March, 2019

Around the world - This is where Varadkar and our ministers are heading for St Patrick’s Day

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will visit US President Donald Trump this St Patrick’s Day.

# st-patricks-day - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Council to bring in private security to help keep the peace in Temple Bar on Paddy's Day

There were similar arrangements in place last year which the council said worked well to prevent overcrowding and on street drinking.

Business-class flights and 5-star hotels: Here's how much the Government spent on St Patrick's Day trips in 2018

Figures obtained under FOI show how each Department spent on St Patrick’s Day last year.

# st-patricks-day - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

From The Daily Edge Paddy's Day attire? Here's what ASOS thinks we should be wearing to celebrate the occasion Paddy's Day

Mary Lou to attend White House St Patrick's Day event after getting snubbed last year

Last year there was some controversy after McDonald was not invited to the White House for the traditional St Patrick’s Day reception.

# st-patricks-day - Monday 25 February, 2019

From The42 Time for a change? All-Ireland club final switch to January could be a better fit St Patrick's Day

Time for a change? All-Ireland club final switch to January could be a better fit

It has been proposed to move away from the current fixture date of 17 March.

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