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#tradition

# tradition - Sunday 15 September, 2019

From The42 In pictures: All-Ireland champions Dublin visit children's hospitals with Sam Maguire Tradition

In pictures: All-Ireland champions Dublin visit children's hospitals with Sam Maguire

One of the GAA’s best traditions was maintained today.

# tradition - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why

The postal service looked around the globe to try find ‘authentic’ Irish festive stories.

Photos: Glen Hansard, Damien Rice, Imelda May and U2 among the Dublin city buskers last night

A big crowd as in attendance for the annual event.

# tradition - Sunday 16 December, 2018

From kidnapping to the Black Rod: Here are some weird House of Commons traditions

Earlier this week, a royal mace was removed from its place in the House of Commons, prompting the expulsion of a Labour MP.

# tradition - Monday 9 July, 2018

From The42 Wimbledon won't budge on traditional final start time despite World Cup clash Tradition

Wimbledon won't budge on traditional final start time despite World Cup clash

‘We are a tennis tournament but we are aware that there is something special going on elsewhere.’

# tradition - Monday 30 April, 2018

From The42 Ramos confirms Madrid won't give guard of honour to champions Barcelona Tradition

Ramos confirms Madrid won't give guard of honour to champions Barcelona

Sergio Ramos reiterated that the snub was manager Zinedine Zidane’s decision.

# tradition - Sunday 13 August, 2017

The legends behind the Kerry festival that crowns a goat every year

What’s with the royal goat?

# tradition - Saturday 25 February, 2017

From The42 How 'ready golf' could make the sport better for players and spectators Ready Steady Golf

How 'ready golf' could make the sport better for players and spectators

Mark Wehrly of the GUI explains how they shaved 45 minutes off the average round time.

# tradition - Saturday 24 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street Singalong

Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street

Unfortunately it had to stop early due to overcrowding.

# tradition - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Poll: Did you go to your Christmas party this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you go to your Christmas party this year?

Mistletoe and wine.

# tradition - Sunday 30 October, 2016

'Samhain was an obvious time to commemorate the dead'

A historian talks us through some Halloween traditions, from preparing the house for spirits to trick or treating.

# tradition - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Bullfighting ban in Catalonia is cancelled as it is 'part of Spain's heritage'

Catalonia’s regional parliament voted to abolish bullfighting from January 1, 2012 after animal rights groups garnered 180,000 signatures for a petition.

# tradition - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

7 reasons Copenhagen should probably be next on your city break hit list

Not just Hans Christian Andersen – Copenhagen has incredible New Nordic food, achingly cool coffee spots and more Borgen than you can shake a stick at…

# tradition - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 tweets that sum up the glory of the sneaky naggin Crouching Tiger

# tradition - Saturday 6 February, 2016

'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'

There are over 140 million girls and woman across the world with cut genitals and this dangerous and painful practice continues today.

# tradition - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge Two brothers have been reusing the same birthday card for over 40 years Oh Brother

Two brothers have been reusing the same birthday card for over 40 years

Well, this is just too sweet.

# tradition - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Japanese fishermen are going to keep on killing dolphins

Dolphins that are captured alive can fetch more than €7,000.

# tradition - Thursday 25 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Dad films 25 years of kids coming downstairs at Christmas Did He Come?

# tradition - Monday 9 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there? Too Much Love

Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there?

A section of the The Pont des Arts railing couldn’t stand the weight.

# tradition - Friday 11 April, 2014

Column: 'Traditional' marriage? It hasn't always been between a man and a woman

Many opponents of marriage equality espouse the values of ‘tradition’ and believe sanctioned unions have always been between a man and a woman … but that’s not true, writes Peter Ferguson.

# tradition - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Column: Some etiquette for the modern-day First Holy Communion

Invited to a First Communion? Are you in a state of dread? Don’t worry. Let me guide you through the etiquette of the modern Big Day, writes Avril O’Reilly.

# tradition - Monday 20 January, 2014

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism

The hunt in the fishing village of Taiji in western Japan has come under international criticism and was the subject of the Academy Award-winning film “The Cove”.

# tradition - Monday 16 December, 2013

38 arrested for carrying out genital mutilation on girls as young as three

The practice has been outlawed in Tanzania but is still performed in some parts of the country.

# tradition - Friday 2 August, 2013

From The42 Tales of '47 and '97 - Kerry and Cavan's memorable past clashes Tradition

Tales of '47 and '97 - Kerry and Cavan's memorable past clashes

Two famous matches took place between Kerry and Cavan in 1947 and 1997. Will next Sunday’s game be remembered like those two?

# tradition - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From The42 Paraic Duffy: 'People who say get rid of provincial championships don’t get it' Tradition

Paraic Duffy: 'People who say get rid of provincial championships don’t get it'

The GAA Director-General believes recent results prove the provincial championships should be etained.

# tradition - Friday 26 April, 2013

From The42 'We will give Man United a guard of honour' - Wenger Tradition

'We will give Man United a guard of honour' - Wenger

The Arsenal boss also admitted that his team miss Robin van Persie.

# tradition - Saturday 5 January, 2013

From The42 Pic of the Day: Ruud van Nistelrooy goes to bizarre lengths to cheer patients Wise Move?

Pic of the Day: Ruud van Nistelrooy goes to bizarre lengths to cheer patients

We wonder what Rio Ferdinand makes of this?

# tradition - Monday 1 October, 2012

From The42 In pictures: All-Ireland-winning Cats drop into children's hospital Tradition This post contains images

In pictures: All-Ireland-winning Cats drop into children's hospital

It was the morning after the night before and Kilkenny’s hurlers made the familiar trip to Crumlin.

# tradition - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Spain: Four hurt at Pamplona's running of the bulls

A further four people have been injured in this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona.

# tradition - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge Open thread: Should a woman propose marriage today? Leap Year This post contains videos

Open thread: Should a woman propose marriage today?

Your chance to weigh in on the Leap Year tradition

# tradition - Friday 18 November, 2011

From The42 GAA explains its decision to push back next year's All-Ireland finals Tradition

GAA explains its decision to push back next year's All-Ireland finals

And it’s got nothing to do with the Notre Dame v. Navy American Football match next September…

# tradition - Friday 14 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…

# tradition - Friday 8 April, 2011

Poll: Would you recommend tourists visit the Blarney Stone? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you recommend tourists visit the Blarney Stone?

Lonely Planet survey recommends that visitors to Ireland give the famous kissing stone a miss…