Event: Bank Holiday Weekend
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
"What we are trying to say to people is that behaviours are not changing to the levels and to the degree that I would like to see happen, said Assistant Garda Commissioner David Sheahan
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
Fri, 31 May, 2019
Anyone hoping for sunshine on the Bank Holiday weekend will be disappointed as there is plenty of rain predicted by Met Éireann.
Fri, 31 May, 2019
Ireland grabs its share of international attention this week with Tattersalls International Horse Trials getting underway in Co. Meath today and Mullingar hosting its two-star international show jumping meeting over the Bank Holiday weekend.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
The majority of these incidents were observed by plainclothes gardaí who were deployed as part of the policing plan for the event, according to the Garda Press Office.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
Macra has welcomed the announcement by Rural and Community Development Minister Michael Ring that €10,000 is to be made available to each of the 31 local authorities, as part of the inaugural ‘Big Hello’ initiative.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019
All you have to do is say 'RSA' or 'Driver Reviver' to the till operator between 2 pm and 8 pm on today, Friday, August 3 and Monday, August 6.
Fri, 03 Aug, 2018
Ardnagrena is a large but graceful gem which has been well maintained and sensitively updated, writes
Sat, 12 May, 2018
They’re lurking behind lamp-posts, crouching in tree-tops and prowling the streets — as Halloween looms, hundreds of ghouls, gargoyles and long-legged nasties have begun to invade a remote West Cork village.
Sat, 28 Oct, 2017
Ten people have been killed and 40 people have been seriously injured over the past six October Bank Holiday weekends.
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017
Met Éireann has given us the green light for dry weather over the coming bank holiday weekend, a pensioner had to be rescued from a freezing canal in Limerick today after he fell in taking part in a massive clean up and Margaret Hickey tells us why she is voting no in the upcoming marriage equality referendum.
Fri, 03 Apr, 2015
Denise O’Connor of Optimise Design offers advice on maximising space in Irish homes - and suggests pulling the plug on en-suite bathrooms
Sat, 25 Oct, 2014
Drinkaware.ie is urging people to pace themselves if drinking over the Bank Holiday Weekend.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2013
Fatigue is believed to be a factor in one in five driver deaths in Ireland.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2013
Irish indie favourites Bell X1 join De La Soul and Bastille as headliners at the Indiependence festival in Mitchelstown, Co Cork next August Bank Holiday Weekend.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2013
Thousands of film fans of all ages will pay tribute to Star Wars over the Bank Holiday Weekend, as the "May the 4th" event gets underway today at Hamleys in Dundrum in Dublin.
Sat, 04 May, 2013
WITH art auctions in west Cork and Connemara, collectors are spoiled for choice this Bank Holiday Weekend.
Sun, 05 Aug, 2012
Drivers are facing an even tougher clampdown on road safety this Bank Holiday weekend.
Thu, 02 Aug, 2012
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has issued an urgent appeal today for all motorists to take greater care using the roads over the Bank Holiday weekend.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2012
Come hail, rain or shine this October Bank Holiday Weekend, there’s an abundance of festivals taking place all over the country.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2011
Gardaí are appealing to motorists to be extra careful on the roads this Bank Holiday weekend.
Sat, 30 Jul, 2011
As the mass exodus gets underway for the Bank Holiday weekend, motorists are being advised to watch their speed, avoid talking on phiones while driving and not to drink and drive.
Fri, 03 Jun, 2011
Gardaí today warned they would be out in force targeting drunk drivers, speeding and motorists using mobile phones during the August Bank Holiday weekend.
Sun, 25 Jul, 2010
The Coastguard is urging people to take it easy on the country's waterways this Bank Holiday Weekend.
Sat, 05 Jun, 2010
Motorists are being advised to plan their journey before setting off on the roads this Bank Holiday Weekend.
Fri, 04 Jun, 2010
A man and a woman were killed tonight in two separate road crashes in the west of the country.
Fri, 29 May, 2009
Three people died in road accidents today after a spate of deaths in crashes over the Bank Holiday weekend and despite pleas for drivers to take extra care.
Wed, 04 Jun, 2008
Seven people have been killed in a series of accidents on the country’s roads this Bank Holiday weekend.
Sun, 01 Jun, 2008
Minister for Tourism Seamus Brennan will make a guest appearance this weekend at the country’s biggest all-Irish free air show.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2007
Politicians have until midnight tonight to remove their election posters from all public spaces.
Thu, 31 May, 2007
THE number of people killed in road traffic accidents over the Bank Holiday weekend climbed to eight yesterday, bringing the total for the year so far to 125.
Tue, 18 Apr, 2006
Gardaí today warned drivers to especially careful if taking to the roads this Bank Holiday Weekend.
Fri, 28 Oct, 2005
Dozens of garda checkpoints will be placed on roads across the country this Bank Holiday weekend in a bid to avoid a spate of crashes, it was confirmed today.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2005
The two people who died in road accidents in Co Tipperary this Bank Holiday weekend have been named.
Sat, 30 Apr, 2005
A man in his 30s died today when his car crashed into a pole in Dublin.
Mon, 25 Oct, 2004
Gardaí are set to begin another road safety campaign tonight in an effort to prevent deaths and injuries on Irish roads over the Bank Holiday weekend.
Wed, 20 Oct, 2004
Finnish driver Tapio Laukkanen, in his Subaru Impreza WRC S7, is top seed for the Ordnance Survey Ireland Rally of the Lakes 2004.
Thu, 22 Apr, 2004
COCA-COLA will be the overall sponsor of the 2004 All-Ireland Colleges GAA finals. The finals will take place over the May Bank Holiday Weekend.
Thu, 15 Apr, 2004
The National Safety Council has launched the latest phase of its Arrive Alive campaign to coincide with the upcoming Bank Holiday weekend.
Wed, 22 Oct, 2003
More than 348,000 passengers are expected to travel through Dublin, Shannon and Cork Airports over the course of the June Bank Holiday Weekend, according to Aer Rianta.
Thu, 29 May, 2003
The reigning Irish Tarmac Rally Champions, Andrew Nesbitt and James O'Brien, are the top seeds for the Ordnance Survey Ireland Rally of the Lakes 2003.
Wed, 23 Apr, 2003
Met Eireann has predicted a pleasant and rain-free Easter Bank Holiday weekend.
Thu, 17 Apr, 2003