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#Weddings

# weddings - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Department clarifies that hotel bars must close at midnight - even for wedding guests
# Last Orders
# Last Orders

Department clarifies that hotel bars must close at midnight - even for wedding guests

Nov 18th 2021, 3:20 PM 52,397 Views 34 Comments

All activities associated with bars must cease at midnight, a spokesperson said.

# weddings - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Covid weddings: 11.30pm finish scrapped and now 10 can be at a table
# Relaxed
# Relaxed

Covid weddings: 11.30pm finish scrapped and now 10 can be at a table

Oct 20th 2021, 9:25 PM 36,799 Views 25 Comments

Capacity limits at religious ceremonies have also been removed

# weddings - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Number restrictions on weddings and religious ceremonies lifted
# Weddings
# Weddings

Number restrictions on weddings and religious ceremonies lifted

Oct 19th 2021, 12:51 PM 33,923 Views 18 Comments

The easing of restrictions had been cast into doubt by rising Covid case numbers.

# weddings - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

No change to wedding guest limit, and 50% capacity at religious services until 22 October
# Mass Gatherings
# Mass Gatherings

No change to wedding guest limit, and 50% capacity at religious services until 22 October

Aug 31st 2021, 7:26 PM 30,129 Views 6 Comments

As part of the government’s reopening plan, all restrictions on religious or civil ceremonies will be lifted on 22 October.

# weddings - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Wedding guest limit will increase to 100 from 5 August, baptisms also to resume
# Cabinet
# Cabinet

Wedding guest limit will increase to 100 from 5 August, baptisms also to resume

Jul 27th 2021, 6:24 PM 120,802 Views 130 Comments

Baptism ceremonies will also be allowed, but not the gatherings afterwards.

Poll: Should the guest limit at wedding receptions be increased?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the guest limit at wedding receptions be increased?

Jul 27th 2021, 9:55 AM 44,228 Views 79 Comments

Cabinet is to discuss how many people can attend weddings and whether vaccine passes might be used.

# weddings - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

August wedding guest increase at risk as Ireland is 'without a doubt' in fourth wave
# Receptions
# Receptions

August wedding guest increase at risk as Ireland is 'without a doubt' in fourth wave

Updated Jul 21st 2021, 5:46 PM 58,165 Views 51 Comments
  • Taoiseach Micheál Martin said a final decision would be made next week on wedding numbers
  • The context for the decision is the 'challenging' increase in Covid-19 infections
  • Leo Varadkar says cases may peak at 3,000-4,000 per day in the coming weeks but ICU admissions may peak at a 'manageable' 40-50

# weddings - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Guests at wedding receptions to increase to 50 - but Tánaiste says communions and confirmations are 'off'
# Weddings
# Weddings

Guests at wedding receptions to increase to 50 - but Tánaiste says communions and confirmations are 'off'

Updated Jun 29th 2021, 4:27 PM 54,215 Views 22 Comments

Leo Varadkar said communions and confirmations are “off, unfortunately”.

# weddings - Friday 28 May, 2021

Weddings: Number allowed at receptions set to increase to 50 from July 5th
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Weddings: Number allowed at receptions set to increase to 50 from July 5th

May 28th 2021, 8:00 PM 29,166 Views 2 Comments

Numbers are set to increase gradually in the coming months.

# weddings - Monday 24 May, 2021

Restrictions have relaxed in the North today - with pubs and restaurants opening for indoor service
# Northern Hospitality
# Northern Hospitality

Restrictions have relaxed in the North today - with pubs and restaurants opening for indoor service

Updated May 24th 2021, 12:00 PM 19,242 Views 15 Comments
  • From today, a maximum of six people can sit together inside pubs, cafes and restaurants.
  • Belfast's Grand Central Hotel general manager Stephen Meldrum said there has been "a marginal increase" in bookings over the last four weeks.

# weddings - Thursday 29 April, 2021

Guests at wedding ceremonies to increase to 50 on 10 May - but only six allowed at reception if indoors
# Roadmap
# Roadmap

Guests at wedding ceremonies to increase to 50 on 10 May - but only six allowed at reception if indoors

Apr 29th 2021, 7:05 PM 47,318 Views 9 Comments

From 7 June, the number of guests at a wedding reception can increase to 25 under the new roadmap.

50 people to be allowed at religious services from 10 May - but no communions or confirmations
# Mass Gatherings
# Mass Gatherings

50 people to be allowed at religious services from 10 May - but no communions or confirmations

Apr 29th 2021, 6:33 PM 49,394 Views 26 Comments

In-person religious services will return from this date.

# weddings - Monday 26 April, 2021

Zoos and wildlife parks, tennis and golf: Here's what restrictions are changing today
# Reopening
# Reopening

Zoos and wildlife parks, tennis and golf: Here's what restrictions are changing today

Apr 26th 2021, 6:10 AM 33,488 Views 35 Comments

Zoos and wildlife parks are permitted to reopen from today.

# weddings - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Funeral mourners to increase to 25 next month but no word on weddings
# Rites Of Passage
# Rites Of Passage

Funeral mourners to increase to 25 next month but no word on weddings

Mar 30th 2021, 7:37 PM 22,769 Views 9 Comments

From 26 April, the maximum attendance at a funeral will increase to 25 people.

# weddings - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Hoteliers suggest guest limit for weddings based on size of venue
# Big Day
# Big Day

Hoteliers suggest guest limit for weddings based on size of venue

Feb 13th 2021, 6:45 AM 51,022 Views 23 Comments

The Irish Hotels Federation said this could allow social distancing to take place.

# weddings - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Only six people can attend weddings from 3 January, and worship moves online from 26 December
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Only six people can attend weddings from 3 January, and worship moves online from 26 December

Dec 22nd 2020, 1:27 PM 45,854 Views 19 Comments

Up to 10 mourners can attend a funeral.

# weddings - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

U-turn on mourners as 25 people will now be allowed at both weddings and funerals
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

U-turn on mourners as 25 people will now be allowed at both weddings and funerals

Oct 20th 2020, 12:37 PM 33,243 Views 57 Comments

Cabinet has agreed to a change in the Level 5 guidance.

# weddings - Monday 19 October, 2020

Weddings with up to 25 attendees to be allowed under Level 5 restrictions
# Weddings
# Weddings

Weddings with up to 25 attendees to be allowed under Level 5 restrictions

Oct 19th 2020, 9:23 PM 46,560 Views 73 Comments

Cabinet signed off on new Covid-19 restrictions earlier today.

# weddings - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Here's how weddings will be affected under Level 4
# Weddings
# Weddings

Here's how weddings will be affected under Level 4

Oct 14th 2020, 10:18 PM 43,356 Views 10 Comments

Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan are to be moved to Level 4 Covid-19 restrictions.

# weddings - Monday 5 October, 2020

Level 3 restrictions: No grace period for weddings booked for this week
# Grace Period
# Grace Period

Level 3 restrictions: No grace period for weddings booked for this week

Oct 5th 2020, 10:15 PM 54,725 Views 17 Comments

It’s bad news for those with wedding plans this week.

# weddings - Friday 18 September, 2020

Up to 50 people can attend weddings in Dublin this weekend, but down to 25 people from Monday
# Level 3
# Level 3

Up to 50 people can attend weddings in Dublin this weekend, but down to 25 people from Monday

Sep 18th 2020, 6:11 PM 23,667 Views 18 Comments

From Monday, a maximum of 25 people can attend weddings and funerals in Dublin.

# weddings - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

'There's no legal restriction': Taoiseach repeats that the advice is not to leave Dublin, 'if possible'
# Living With Covid
# Living With Covid

'There's no legal restriction': Taoiseach repeats that the advice is not to leave Dublin, 'if possible'

Updated Sep 16th 2020, 1:28 PM 96,746 Views 145 Comments

Senior ministers took to the airwaves this morning as cases continue to rise in the capital.

# weddings - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Updated guidance on weddings: All guests out of function room by 11.30pm and face coverings when leaving table
# Fáilte Ireland
# Fáilte Ireland

Updated guidance on weddings: All guests out of function room by 11.30pm and face coverings when leaving table

Aug 26th 2020, 9:12 AM 96,412 Views 76 Comments

Fáilte Ireland updated its advice to the hospitality industry – including for weddings – on Monday evening.

# weddings - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Weddings of 50 people still permitted indoors 'until further decision made'
# Weddings
# Weddings

Weddings of 50 people still permitted indoors 'until further decision made'

Aug 18th 2020, 8:19 PM 30,035 Views 18 Comments

The government this evening unveiled a range of fresh guidance on social gatherings and sport.

# weddings - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Q&A: Your questions about Ireland's Covid-19 restrictions and health advice answered
# Covid19
# Covid19

Q&A: Your questions about Ireland's Covid-19 restrictions and health advice answered

Jul 18th 2020, 12:05 AM 55,664 Views 62 Comments

Phase 4 has been delayed and there are some new restrictions on the way – what does it mean for you?

# weddings - Friday 19 June, 2020

Weddings of 100 people will be possible indoors from 20 July
# Phase Three
# Phase Three

Weddings of 100 people will be possible indoors from 20 July

Updated Jun 19th 2020, 8:00 PM 34,940 Views 15 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar made the announcement this evening.

# weddings - Friday 5 June, 2020

No wedding bells for the time being as guidance on marriage ceremonies earmarked for later phases
# Marriage
# Marriage

No wedding bells for the time being as guidance on marriage ceremonies earmarked for later phases

Jun 5th 2020, 4:06 PM 26,812 Views 13 Comments

Advice on weddings will be considered by health officials later.

# weddings - Monday 18 May, 2020

'Highly unlikely' weddings of up to 100 people allowed by July, Simon Harris says
# Roadmap
# Roadmap

'Highly unlikely' weddings of up to 100 people allowed by July, Simon Harris says

May 18th 2020, 9:15 AM 38,152 Views 48 Comments

Small weddings are due to be permitted by 20 July, according to the government roadmap out of lockdown.

# weddings - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Brides and grooms are still getting older (but only in opposite sex marriages)
# Love And Marriage
# Love And Marriage

Brides and grooms are still getting older (but only in opposite sex marriages)

Apr 10th 2019, 2:01 PM 16,329 Views 18 Comments

Same sex marriages still happen at a later age, but this is changing.

# weddings - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

If you're obsessed with weddings, you might be interested in the OneFabDay podcast
# One Fab Day
From The Daily Edge
# One Fab Day

If you're obsessed with weddings, you might be interested in the OneFabDay podcast

Mar 5th 2019, 6:22 PM 2,433 Views 0 Comments

All the advice you never knew you needed.

# weddings - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Poll: Would you take your partner's surname after marriage?
# Weddings
From The Daily Edge
# Weddings

Poll: Would you take your partner's surname after marriage?

Oct 20th 2018, 8:00 AM 8,772 Views 3 Comments

Is double-barreled the way forward?

# weddings - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Dear Fifi: I feel a lot of pressure to have a white wedding
# Dear Fifi
From The Daily Edge
# Dear Fifi

Dear Fifi: I feel a lot of pressure to have a white wedding

Oct 2nd 2018, 6:00 PM 7,881 Views 0 Comments

Dear! Fifi! Dear! Fifi!

# weddings - Saturday 25 August, 2018

The North's first legal humanist weddings take place this weekend
# THe Humanist League
# THe Humanist League

The North's first legal humanist weddings take place this weekend

Aug 25th 2018, 6:00 AM 5,069 Views 2 Comments

The law change followed a challenge by an Ireland footballer.

# weddings - Monday 20 August, 2018

Paul Costelloe shared some insights into the making of Vogue Williams' wedding dress
# Yes To The Dress
From The Daily Edge
# Yes To The Dress

Paul Costelloe shared some insights into the making of Vogue Williams' wedding dress

Aug 20th 2018, 6:00 PM 16,420 Views 1 Comment

The bride looked lovely in silk.

# weddings - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Gardaí reunite Cork grandparents with 27-year-old coin from their wedding
# Michael And Mary
# Michael And Mary

Gardaí reunite Cork grandparents with 27-year-old coin from their wedding

Aug 11th 2018, 1:59 PM 23,058 Views 2 Comments

The coin was handed into Ballincollig Garda Station and the Youghal couple have now got it back.

# weddings - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Here's everything you need to know about the Irish castle Pretty Little Liars' Sasha Pieterse got married in
# Castle Leslie
From The Daily Edge
# Castle Leslie

Here's everything you need to know about the Irish castle Pretty Little Liars' Sasha Pieterse got married in

May 30th 2018, 10:17 AM 6,748 Views 0 Comments

Some gaff for a white wedding.

# weddings - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

People on Twitter are sharing the worst things that have happened at weddings
# #WeddingFail
From The Daily Edge
# #WeddingFail

People on Twitter are sharing the worst things that have happened at weddings

May 16th 2018, 9:00 PM 9,448 Views 1 Comment

There but for the grace of God.

# weddings - Sunday 11 March, 2018

The UK's divorce from the EU is hurting Ireland's cross-border weddings trade
# Brexit
# Brexit

The UK's divorce from the EU is hurting Ireland's cross-border weddings trade

Mar 11th 2018, 2:30 PM 22,468 Views 21 Comments

Northern Irish couples are the ‘bread and butter’ of some regional hoteliers.

# weddings - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Storm Emma stopped this couple getting to the registry office, so they built a snow chapel instead
# No Priest From The East
From The Daily Edge
# No Priest From The East

Storm Emma stopped this couple getting to the registry office, so they built a snow chapel instead

Mar 4th 2018, 4:24 PM 8,753 Views 0 Comments

If only we all had neighbours like this.

# weddings - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

11 kinda cringe but kinda sweet marriage proposals
# Kinder Surprise
From The Daily Edge
# Kinder Surprise

11 kinda cringe but kinda sweet marriage proposals

Feb 21st 2018, 8:00 PM 6,378 Views 0 Comments

So extra.

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