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# winter - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Temple Street Children's Hospital warns of overcrowding at its emergency department
# Dublin
# Dublin

Temple Street Children's Hospital warns of overcrowding at its emergency department

Nov 14th 2017, 8:47 PM 10,188 Views 39 Comments

It is asking parents to think about all their care and treatment options before attending the ED.

# winter - Sunday 12 November, 2017

'The days are shorter - that can have quite a big impact on people's mood'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

'The days are shorter - that can have quite a big impact on people's mood'

Nov 12th 2017, 3:00 PM 20,725 Views 31 Comments

Depression support service Aware says it is already experiencing an increase in calls.

# winter - Thursday 9 November, 2017

'Detrimental and harmful': There were over 80,000 people on hospital trolleys so far this year
# INMO
# INMO

'Detrimental and harmful': There were over 80,000 people on hospital trolleys so far this year

Nov 9th 2017, 6:20 AM 5,058 Views 19 Comments

The INMO said the overcrowding situation is having a “serious, detrimental and harmful effect” on patients.

# winter - Thursday 2 November, 2017

It's going to be a cold and rainy weekend with frosty conditions forecast
# Winter Is Coming
# Winter Is Coming

It's going to be a cold and rainy weekend with frosty conditions forecast

Nov 2nd 2017, 10:40 PM 38,422 Views 10 Comments

Temperatures will drop to as low as six degrees Celcius.

# winter - Thursday 26 October, 2017

There's a new flu-forecasting tool to help predict seasonal outbreaks
# Viral War
# Viral War

There's a new flu-forecasting tool to help predict seasonal outbreaks

Oct 26th 2017, 6:30 AM 8,365 Views 17 Comments

The new model for forecasting seasonal outbreaks makes better predictions by factoring in how much the virus changed compared to recent years.

# winter - Sunday 8 October, 2017

The 18 truly dramatic stages of having a cold
# I'm Dying
From The Daily Edge
# I'm Dying

The 18 truly dramatic stages of having a cold

Oct 8th 2017, 6:00 PM 6,732 Views 0 Comments

‘Tis the season!

# winter - Friday 6 October, 2017

8 new books to curl up with now it's turned awful cold
# Autumnal Reads
From The Daily Edge
# Autumnal Reads

8 new books to curl up with now it's turned awful cold

Oct 6th 2017, 7:19 PM 6,945 Views 3 Comments

It has though, hasn’t it?

# winter - Sunday 17 September, 2017

12 items every Irish woman has in her 'winter wardrobe'
# Stylish Layers
From The Daily Edge
# Stylish Layers

12 items every Irish woman has in her 'winter wardrobe'

Sep 17th 2017, 7:00 PM 12,312 Views 2 Comments

All fluffy everything.

# winter - Friday 19 May, 2017

Scottish Tories say country is 'too cold' to means-test winter fuel payments

Scottish Tories say country is 'too cold' to means-test winter fuel payments

May 19th 2017, 8:29 PM 9,068 Views 19 Comments

The Conservative Party wants the payment to be means-tested in other parts of the UK.

# winter - 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 31,711 Views 7 Comments

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

# winter - Monday 2 January, 2017

Cork hospital so busy since Christmas Day, it's asking people to stay away
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

Cork hospital so busy since Christmas Day, it's asking people to stay away

Jan 2nd 2017, 8:19 AM 18,698 Views 20 Comments

There was a huge surge in demand over the Christmas period.

# winter - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

The cold snap is over: It will be a balmy 13 degrees today
# Christmas Roast
# Christmas Roast

The cold snap is over: It will be a balmy 13 degrees today

Dec 6th 2016, 8:01 AM 12,426 Views 7 Comments

And it could get even warmer tomorrow.

# winter - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Have an elderly neighbour? Check in on them
# Social Isolation
# Social Isolation

Have an elderly neighbour? Check in on them

Dec 4th 2016, 7:45 AM 5,424 Views 3 Comments

Hundreds of people die each year due to health risks associated with cold weather and fuel poverty.

# winter - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Much of the country is waking up to very cold conditions this morning
# Jack Frost
# Jack Frost

Much of the country is waking up to very cold conditions this morning

Nov 30th 2016, 7:28 AM 21,779 Views 20 Comments

A national warning remains in place, with temperatures of -5 expected tonight.

# winter - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

'We couldn't go home for five months after the floods. We're in fear it could happen again'
# Winter Storms
# Winter Storms

'We couldn't go home for five months after the floods. We're in fear it could happen again'

Nov 29th 2016, 6:08 AM 9,547 Views 24 Comments

Fianna Fáil are calling for a UK-style flood insurance scheme to be introduced here.

# winter - Friday 25 November, 2016

High demand for Mater's emergency department as less urgent cases asked to go elsewhere
# Mater Hospital
# Mater Hospital

High demand for Mater's emergency department as less urgent cases asked to go elsewhere

Nov 25th 2016, 2:33 PM 8,396 Views 11 Comments

Demand for hospital services increases over the winter period as people are more likely to get sick.

# winter - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Two separate weather warnings for freezing fog and temperatures dropping lower than minus three
# Brrr
# Brrr

Two separate weather warnings for freezing fog and temperatures dropping lower than minus three

Nov 24th 2016, 7:18 PM 32,853 Views 25 Comments

Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal are worst affected.

# winter - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Be careful out there: Fog warning issued for entire country
# Dense
# Dense

Be careful out there: Fog warning issued for entire country

Nov 20th 2016, 1:43 PM 45,261 Views 40 Comments

Met Eireann expects the fog to be “fairly widespread” this evening.

# winter - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Temperatures to drop below freezing during Irish rugby match
# Ireland V New Zealand
# Ireland V New Zealand

Temperatures to drop below freezing during Irish rugby match

Nov 19th 2016, 1:26 PM 19,988 Views 17 Comments

Don’t let the sun fool you – it’s absolutely Arctic outside.

# winter - Friday 18 November, 2016

Six tips for motorists as surge in breakdowns expected when winter weather arrives
# Get Ready
# Get Ready

Six tips for motorists as surge in breakdowns expected when winter weather arrives

Nov 18th 2016, 6:20 AM 17,217 Views 19 Comments

“Your battery could let you down but your tyres might get you killed.”

# winter - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Wrap up well: temperatures set to hit freezing with wintry showers forecast for the week
# Wintry Showers Are Coming
# Wintry Showers Are Coming

Wrap up well: temperatures set to hit freezing with wintry showers forecast for the week

Nov 15th 2016, 8:03 AM 32,101 Views 17 Comments

Temperatures will get progressively colder as the week progresses.

# winter - Saturday 12 November, 2016

12 photos that sum up winter for any Irish woman
# Irish Gals
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Gals

12 photos that sum up winter for any Irish woman

Nov 12th 2016, 11:00 AM 12,240 Views 0 Comments

Sums it up.

# winter - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

'No scientific grounds for weather scare stories. November looks boringly normal'
# Winter Is Coming
# Winter Is Coming

'No scientific grounds for weather scare stories. November looks boringly normal'

Nov 9th 2016, 9:00 PM 17,987 Views 28 Comments

Met Eireann’s Gerald Fleming says it’s too early to tell if this winter will be severe.

# winter - Friday 4 November, 2016

This Irish mam is sick of spiders invading her home, so she's giving them a written warning
# Ring The Alarm
From The Daily Edge
# Ring The Alarm

This Irish mam is sick of spiders invading her home, so she's giving them a written warning

Nov 4th 2016, 1:55 PM 4,648 Views 3 Comments

Woe betide any spider who dares cross the threshold from now on.

# winter - Thursday 27 October, 2016

18 truly troubling problems all women must face in winter
# Fally Downy Tights
From The Daily Edge
# Fally Downy Tights

18 truly troubling problems all women must face in winter

Oct 27th 2016, 1:00 PM 9,121 Views 1 Comment

Pure glamour!

# winter - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Here's why it was 'snowing' in Dublin 8 today
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

Here's why it was 'snowing' in Dublin 8 today

Oct 25th 2016, 6:00 PM 12,173 Views 2 Comments

Get in the spirit.

# winter - Thursday 20 October, 2016

9 things you'll know if your hot water bottle is your boyfriend
# Cuddle In
From The Daily Edge
# Cuddle In

9 things you'll know if your hot water bottle is your boyfriend

Oct 20th 2016, 2:08 PM 7,776 Views 2 Comments

Fill her up there!

# winter - Friday 14 October, 2016

Every Irish household needs this mam's set of rules for turning on the heat
# Winter
From The Daily Edge
# Winter

Every Irish household needs this mam's set of rules for turning on the heat

Oct 14th 2016, 9:04 AM 6,787 Views 0 Comments

Morgan, turn on the heating.

# winter - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Flu season is back - here are 8 things you really should know
# Sponsored By HSE
# Sponsored By HSE

Flu season is back - here are 8 things you really should know

Oct 12th 2016, 4:43 PM 30,686 Views 22 Comments

Including how to tell the difference between flu and the common cold.

# winter - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

5 ways to keep your house warmer this winter (and what they'll cost)
# Sponsored By Gas Networks Ireland
# Sponsored By Gas Networks Ireland

5 ways to keep your house warmer this winter (and what they'll cost)

Sep 13th 2016, 3:06 PM 22,385 Views 23 Comments

Winter is coming…

# winter - Monday 22 August, 2016

The sequel to Rebellion and everything else you need to know about RTÉ's new schedule
# Winter Is Coming
# Winter Is Coming

The sequel to Rebellion and everything else you need to know about RTÉ's new schedule

Aug 22nd 2016, 11:50 AM 33,241 Views 66 Comments

The autumn-winter TV schedule is out. Here’s what’s in it.

# winter - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Hated last winter? New research suggests it's going to be the 'new-normal'
# Fliuch Sake
# Fliuch Sake

Hated last winter? New research suggests it's going to be the 'new-normal'

Mar 8th 2016, 4:55 PM 16,853 Views 24 Comments

Going forward we can expect a sodden winter like that which has just passed once every eight years.

# winter - 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 17,883 Views 5 Comments

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

# winter - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

It's set to reach MINUS FOUR this week - and there's no sign of an end to the cold spell
# Winter Won't Quit
# Winter Won't Quit

It's set to reach MINUS FOUR this week - and there's no sign of an end to the cold spell

Feb 23rd 2016, 7:22 AM 19,618 Views 19 Comments

It’s set to be freezing cold on election day – and over the weekend too.

# winter - 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 19,747 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.

# winter - Saturday 30 January, 2016

After the cold, more stormy weather on the way...
# Spring Is Here
# Spring Is Here

After the cold, more stormy weather on the way...

Jan 30th 2016, 11:11 AM 23,715 Views 23 Comments

“Extremely” strong winds are forecast – with some damaging gusts.

# winter - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Met Éireann warns that flooded areas could freeze over as temperatures set to plunge
# Cold Snap
# Cold Snap

Met Éireann warns that flooded areas could freeze over as temperatures set to plunge

Jan 13th 2016, 10:46 PM 50,875 Views 31 Comments

A widespread ground frost is expected for areas of Leinster and Munster.

# winter - Saturday 9 January, 2016

There could be some further spot flooding tonight
# Wrap Up Warm
# Wrap Up Warm

There could be some further spot flooding tonight

Jan 9th 2016, 7:43 PM 38,560 Views 31 Comments

And that’s before temperatures plummet next week.

# winter - Friday 8 January, 2016

QUIZ: Do You Need A Holiday?
# Sponsored By Ebs
# Sponsored By Ebs

QUIZ: Do You Need A Holiday?

Jan 8th 2016, 10:16 AM 32,520 Views 14 Comments

Is it reaching desperate levels yet?