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#Winter

# winter - Thursday 29 August, 2013

The cold weather and winter do not depress us as much as we think
# Sad
# Sad

The cold weather and winter do not depress us as much as we think

Aug 29th 2013, 6:45 AM 9,798 Views 25 Comments

Seasonal Affective Disorder exists – but not for the majority of the population.

# winter - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Warning that gas price hike could cause hardship for elderly
# Age Action
# Age Action

Warning that gas price hike could cause hardship for elderly

Aug 10th 2013, 6:13 PM 5,197 Views 66 Comments

Age Action said that some people may have to choose between food and fuel if Bord Gáis is allowed to raise domestic gas prices.

# winter - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Poll: Does the weather impact on your mood?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does the weather impact on your mood?

Jun 13th 2013, 9:52 AM 10,036 Views 59 Comments

This time last week we were all outside enjoying the sun, but this week is a whole different story. Does the sunshine make you a happier person?

# winter - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Snow showers surprise Leinster and Ulster
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Snow showers surprise Leinster and Ulster

Mar 19th 2013, 7:45 AM 20,931 Views 22 Comments

Weather warnings were issued by Met Éireann last night.

# winter - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Photos: Firefighters battle blaze at freezing Chicago warehouse
# Fire And Ice
# Fire And Ice

Photos: Firefighters battle blaze at freezing Chicago warehouse

Jan 23rd 2013, 9:11 PM 14,052 Views 11 Comments

It was one of the biggest fires in Chicago in years – and the freezing conditions made it extra difficult for firefighters. Here’s what happened.

# winter - Friday 11 January, 2013

So, is there really snow on the way? How can we prepare?
# Snow Joke
From The Daily Edge
# Snow Joke

So, is there really snow on the way? How can we prepare?

Jan 11th 2013, 2:42 PM 35,051 Views 41 Comments

We’ve bought the tyre chains and the show grips. We’ve stocked up on bottled water. WHERE IS OUR SNOW?

# winter - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Pic: How they celebrated New Year's Day 100 years ago
# Happy Snow Year
# Happy Snow Year

Pic: How they celebrated New Year's Day 100 years ago

Jan 1st 2013, 9:20 AM 10,279 Views 6 Comments

Health and safety? Not a problem.

# winter - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Nearly half of Irish adults worry about elderly relatives during winter - survey
# Take Care
# Take Care

Nearly half of Irish adults worry about elderly relatives during winter - survey

Dec 27th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,794 Views 4 Comments

AA Ireland also found that while people are unlikely to offer financial assistance to prevent causing offence, their own financial problems can also stop them.

# winter - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Column: Christmas is a tough time with depression. Here’s what I’m doing about it.
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Christmas is a tough time with depression. Here’s what I’m doing about it.

Dec 22nd 2012, 2:00 PM 192 Views 27 Comments

Garry Williams has never liked Christmas – but this year, he writes, it will be different.

# winter - Friday 14 December, 2012

Met Éireann issues flood warning for south and east coasts
# Rain Rain Rain
# Rain Rain Rain

Met Éireann issues flood warning for south and east coasts

Dec 14th 2012, 7:47 AM 7,705 Views 11 Comments

Alerts are in place in Cork, Galway and Dublin.

# winter - Monday 3 December, 2012

Public warned over winter vomiting bug in St Vincent’s Hospital
# Winter Vomiting Bug
# Winter Vomiting Bug

Public warned over winter vomiting bug in St Vincent’s Hospital

Dec 3rd 2012, 4:52 PM 5,076 Views 2 Comments

Visiting restrictions are in place at the hospital in response to a “particularly virulent” form of the winter vomiting bug.

# winter - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Watch out: Drivers warned to take care on icy roads
# Roads
# Roads

Watch out: Drivers warned to take care on icy roads

Nov 29th 2012, 8:50 AM 5,997 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí and AA Roadwatch are warning drivers to take care after freezing weather created dangerous conditions across the country.

# winter - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Warnings to motorists over icy roads, freezing fog
# Weather
# Weather

Warnings to motorists over icy roads, freezing fog

Nov 28th 2012, 8:00 AM 9,658 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí have already reported several crashes across the country.

# winter - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

In pictures: Animals who know winter is here
# Wrap Up
From The Daily Edge
# Wrap Up

In pictures: Animals who know winter is here

Nov 21st 2012, 9:00 PM 2,337 Views 0 Comments

Eleven cute animals who have braced themselves for the winter months.

# winter - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Poll: Are you prepared for winter weather?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you prepared for winter weather?

Nov 10th 2012, 11:58 AM 12,386 Views 38 Comments

Snow or rain? Are you prepared?

# winter - Friday 9 November, 2012

Shatter says Government is prepared for 'unpredictable' Irish winter
# Winter
# Winter

Shatter says Government is prepared for 'unpredictable' Irish winter

Nov 9th 2012, 9:37 PM 16,585 Views 77 Comments

At the start of this winter 210,000 tonnes of salt will be available and are strategically located across the country.

# winter - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Welcome back Wyclef Jean!
# It's November
From The Daily Edge
# It's November

Welcome back Wyclef Jean!

Nov 1st 2012, 7:23 AM 768 Views 2 Comments

He said he’d be gone til… Sorry. We’ll get our coats. And scarves. Cos it’s cold.

# winter - Saturday 27 October, 2012

'Frankenstorm' downgraded to tropical storm
# Hurricane Sandy
# Hurricane Sandy

'Frankenstorm' downgraded to tropical storm

Oct 27th 2012, 11:25 AM 4,229 Views 10 Comments

Meteorologists have downplayed the rhetoric around Hurricane Sandy.

# winter - Friday 26 October, 2012

Gardaí to place focus on learner drivers during Bank Holiday weekend
# Roads
# Roads

Gardaí to place focus on learner drivers during Bank Holiday weekend

Oct 26th 2012, 8:03 AM 10,385 Views 78 Comments

Gardaí confirmed that 141 people have already lost their lives on Irish roads this year.

# winter - Saturday 20 October, 2012

The curious case of the swimming Scottish cows
# Swimming
# Swimming

The curious case of the swimming Scottish cows

Oct 20th 2012, 1:00 PM 17,924 Views 28 Comments

How long does it take 19 cows to swim 100 metres?

# winter - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Qatar not opposed to hosting winter World Cup
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Qatar not opposed to hosting winter World Cup

Sep 26th 2012, 8:16 PM 873 Views 4 Comments

Hosting the competition in November would mean the club seasons would have to be postponed for over a month.

# winter - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Bord Gáis planning 7.54 per cent price hike
# Money Matters
# Money Matters

Bord Gáis planning 7.54 per cent price hike

Jul 28th 2012, 10:58 AM 2,877 Views 22 Comments

The energy supplier has asked the regulator for permission to raise prices by 7.54 per cent in October.

# winter - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Attacks
From The Daily Edge
# Attacks

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Apr 22nd 2012, 11:00 AM 47 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# winter - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Why did it go from summer to winter in just a few days?
# Brrr
# Brrr

Why did it go from summer to winter in just a few days?

Apr 5th 2012, 10:12 AM 6,873 Views 16 Comments

Meteorologist Karl Mehlhorn of the Irish Weather Network has the scientific explanation for why we went from t-shirts to thermals in the past week.

# winter - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

WATCH: Beautiful slideshow of Ireland through the last winter
# Winter Weather
# Winter Weather

WATCH: Beautiful slideshow of Ireland through the last winter

Feb 15th 2012, 3:40 PM 5,480 Views 8 Comments

Sunsets to seasides, skyscapes to snowlines – maybe this isn’t such a bad old place after all.

# winter - Sunday 5 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Feb 5th 2012, 8:00 PM 4,873 Views 0 Comments

Your evening round-up of the day’s main news…

# winter - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Happy Groundhog Day! But what's it all about?
# Groundhog Day
From The Daily Edge
# Groundhog Day

Happy Groundhog Day! But what's it all about?

Feb 2nd 2012, 1:34 PM 3,844 Views 8 Comments

A small animal, Gobbler’s Knob and Bill Murray are involved…

# winter - Monday 30 January, 2012

Passenger numbers fall but profits up at Ryanair in last quarter of 2011
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Passenger numbers fall but profits up at Ryanair in last quarter of 2011

Jan 30th 2012, 8:31 AM 1,638 Views 23 Comments

Ryanair has raised its profit forecast following better than expected figures for the last quarter.

# winter - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Brrr: Temperatures to plummet as bad weather set to last all week
# Wrap Up Warm
# Wrap Up Warm

Brrr: Temperatures to plummet as bad weather set to last all week

Jan 29th 2012, 4:19 PM 10,946 Views 40 Comments

There’s even a chance that it could snow towards the end of the week…

# winter - Saturday 31 December, 2011

Ireland fought off loss of summer weeks
# State Papers
# State Papers

Ireland fought off loss of summer weeks

Dec 31st 2011, 9:59 AM 4,792 Views 8 Comments

EEC wanted us to put the clocks back on the second Sunday in October, sending us into dark winter evenings earlier.

# winter - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Occupy Dame Street builds wooden kitchen in front of Central Bank
# Occupy
# Occupy

Occupy Dame Street builds wooden kitchen in front of Central Bank

Nov 19th 2011, 10:22 AM 8,688 Views 147 Comments

The kitchen, which the group says is not a permanent structure and is just like the tents and yurt already on site, will provide hot meals for those in the camp.

# winter - Monday 7 November, 2011

Your pictures: Frost-bitten Ireland
# In Photos
From The Daily Edge
# In Photos

Your pictures: Frost-bitten Ireland

Nov 7th 2011, 7:30 PM 1,313 Views 7 Comments

A glistening morning gave way to winter sunshine today – this is how some of our readers captured the scene…

# winter - Monday 31 October, 2011

Residents at Ballymun flats concerned over heating
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Residents at Ballymun flats concerned over heating

Oct 31st 2011, 8:30 AM 2,229 Views 49 Comments

Following two outages in the past month, tenants at the Shangan Road flats where mother-of-two Rachel Peavoy died of hypothermia are worried as winter approaches.

# winter - Thursday 13 October, 2011

January will be the coldest month this winter - forecast
# Brrrr
# Brrrr

January will be the coldest month this winter - forecast

Oct 13th 2011, 3:46 PM 8,717 Views 22 Comments

Irish Weather Online’s long-range forecaster Peter O’Donnell predicts a mixed bag of snow, rain and milder conditions this winter. Remember he was the guy who got it right last year?

# winter - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Here's a random video of lots of people laughing
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

Here's a random video of lots of people laughing

Sep 8th 2011, 11:45 AM 1,838 Views 0 Comments

Sometimes you just need something random to cheer you up. Here’s a montage of various people doing their part.

# winter - Friday 15 July, 2011

Oxygen levels dropped dangerously at children's hospital
# Health
# Health

Oxygen levels dropped dangerously at children's hospital

Jul 15th 2011, 8:39 AM 323 Views 0 Comments

Medical Independent uncovers ‘near miss’ at Temple Street hospital when stocks ran low during the freezing conditions of last December.

# winter - Tuesday 4 January, 2011

Nationwide blanket of snow predicted for Friday
# Brrr
# Brrr

Nationwide blanket of snow predicted for Friday

Jan 4th 2011, 11:05 AM 6,775 Views 0 Comments

Met Eireann warns that snow and sleet showers will lay down 10cm snow with “possible drifting”.

# winter - Thursday 2 December, 2010

The answer is snow: weekend's sport action disrupted by weather
# Snow Patrol
From The42
# Snow Patrol

The answer is snow: weekend's sport action disrupted by weather

Dec 2nd 2010, 1:24 PM 148 Views 0 Comments

Check out which events are off this weekend.

# winter - Tuesday 30 November, 2010

The big freeze: Thursday's Fairyhouse card cancelled
# Snow Patrol
From The42
# Snow Patrol

The big freeze: Thursday's Fairyhouse card cancelled

Nov 30th 2010, 3:39 PM 122 Views 0 Comments

Racing schedule is frozen out by poor conditions.

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