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Dublin: 10 °C Monday 31 August, 2015

#Bank Holiday

# bank-holiday - Monday 3 August, 2015

How Bad Is Your Bank Holiday Fear?

Stop all the clocks…

# bank-holiday - Thursday 30 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A full moon will be making the beaches of Ireland more dangerous this weekend Bank Holiday

A full moon will be making the beaches of Ireland more dangerous this weekend

Irish Water Safety are warning swimmers to watch out for rip tides.

# bank-holiday - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The summer has been pretty rubbish, and that isn’t about to change Jacket Weather

The summer has been pretty rubbish, and that isn’t about to change

Speaking this morning Met Eireann’s Siobhan Ryan said there is a small chance of improvement in August.

# bank-holiday - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here’s why July 1 should be a bank holiday in Ireland July This post contains a poll

Here’s why July 1 should be a bank holiday in Ireland

WHERE’S OUR JULY BANK HOLIDAY?

# bank-holiday - Sunday 31 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie It’s going to lash rain today and tomorrow Typical

It’s going to lash rain today and tomorrow

But don’t worry, the sun will start shining just in time for everyone doing their Leaving Cert.

# bank-holiday - Saturday 30 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie It’s the June Bank Holiday … Here are 7 VERY different festivals to check out this weekend Life Is Short

It’s the June Bank Holiday … Here are 7 VERY different festivals to check out this weekend

As Grandpa Simpson once said (admittedly, before dozing off) you shouldn’t kill time … you should savour it.

# bank-holiday - Friday 29 May, 2015

Here’s when you’re going to need your umbrella this Bank Holiday weekend

We hate to break it to you lads, but… It’s gonna be bad.

# bank-holiday - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

# bank-holiday - Sunday 3 May, 2015

12 stages of a bank holiday weekend we all go through

That extra day means so, so much.

# bank-holiday - Sunday 26 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do we need more bank holidays? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do we need more bank holidays?

UKIP is campaigning for an extra one to be brought in to mark St George’s Day – but do we need another one here?

# bank-holiday - Monday 6 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man dies in car crash in Bandon Bank Holiday

Man dies in car crash in Bandon

The deceased was the driver and sole occupant of the car.

# bank-holiday - Sunday 5 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Bank Holiday weather forecast is pretty good Let The Sun Shine

The Bank Holiday weather forecast is pretty good

Sun! No rain! The stuff dreams are made of.

# bank-holiday - Sunday 3 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pensioner and young adult die in Newry car crash Dublin Road

Pensioner and young adult die in Newry car crash

The incident occurred yesterday at around 5.25pm on the Dublin Road.

# bank-holiday - Friday 1 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Put the barbecue away… It’s going to rain heavily tomorrow. ALL DAY Orange Alert

Put the barbecue away… It’s going to rain heavily tomorrow. ALL DAY

Met Éireann has issued a ‘status orange’ rainfall warning for Leinster, Tipperary and Waterford.

From TheJournal.ie Drivers caught speeding today will get more penalty points under new rules Shake Up

Drivers caught speeding today will get more penalty points under new rules

There is a new category of driver on the roads from today – the novice driver.

# bank-holiday - Thursday 31 July, 2014

7 original things to do this Bank Holiday Weekend

Go on, you’ve no excuse.

# bank-holiday - Monday 2 June, 2014

The 11 guilt-ridden stages of not running a Bank Holiday marathon

There ain’t nothing MINI about our guilt, wha?

# bank-holiday - Saturday 31 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Brennan’s bread, cannabis, and the world’s heaviest man: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Brennan’s bread, cannabis, and the world’s heaviest man: The week in numbers

Plus: How many postmen are attacked by dogs every week.

From TheJournal.ie Camp for sick children will put Bloomin’ lovely garden to fun use Lovely

Camp for sick children will put Bloomin’ lovely garden to fun use

The designer garden will be transplanted to Barretstown after the Bloom festival ends this weekend.

# bank-holiday - Friday 30 May, 2014

6 indispensable lifehacks for your garden this summer

Green fingers or not, we’ve got the tips to help.

# bank-holiday - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From Business ETC Here’s how much the threatened Aer Lingus strike is adding to travel costs Striiiiikkeeee

Here’s how much the threatened Aer Lingus strike is adding to travel costs

The prospect of competition-free skies has led Ryanair to hike its prices for the bank holiday weekend

# bank-holiday - Monday 5 May, 2014

7 people suffering from epic, emotional Bank Holiday Weekend Fear

And the different reasons why.

From TheJournal.ie Man killed when his car struck a ditch in the early hours of this morning Road Deaths

Man killed when his car struck a ditch in the early hours of this morning

The 24 year old was pronounced dead at the scene.

# bank-holiday - Friday 2 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “No residual issues” – but some delays – after banking ‘holiday’ yesterday Sepa Holiday This post contains a poll

“No residual issues” – but some delays – after banking ‘holiday’ yesterday

A holiday for European banks meant that wages didn’t appear in bank accounts yesterday.

# bank-holiday - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Important public service announcement!

Stop everything.

# bank-holiday - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

# bank-holiday - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Almost 2,000 drivers arrested for drink driving so far this year Breath Test

Almost 2,000 drivers arrested for drink driving so far this year

A number of Mandatory Alcohol Testing checkpoints will be set up around the country this weekend.

# bank-holiday - Friday 18 April, 2014

7 things to do if you’re staying in on Good Friday

You’ve got to start thinking outside the box for these holidays.

# bank-holiday - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

8 essential steps to surviving work after St Patrick’s Day

We can get through this, TOGETHER.

# bank-holiday - Saturday 15 March, 2014

This is how most of you are waking up this morning

Looooooooong weekeeeeeeeeeend!

# bank-holiday - Friday 14 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The all-important weather report for the bank holiday weekend Crucial

The all-important weather report for the bank holiday weekend

Rain? Sun? Drizzle? It could be anything.

# bank-holiday - Sunday 27 October, 2013

# bank-holiday - Saturday 26 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Operation Slowdown detects 364 drivers speeding over 24-hour period Speeding

Operation Slowdown detects 364 drivers speeding over 24-hour period

From 7am on Friday until 7am this morning, gardaí checked the speed of 96,838 vehicles.

From TheJournal.ie Quick! Take in the washing, it’s coming What The Fliuch?

Quick! Take in the washing, it’s coming

Don’t let the wet and windy weather ruin your bank holiday weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Reminder: Northside DART and other rail services to be limited this weekend Bank Holiday

Reminder: Northside DART and other rail services to be limited this weekend

You’d better read this if you’re planning on using the rail services this Bank Holiday weekend.

# bank-holiday - Friday 25 October, 2013

Working this bank holiday? Join our support group

We’re here for you.

Chris O’Dowd’s HBO drama… and 4 other weekend TV picks

Whether you’re staying in or going wild, we’ve got the telly for you.

# bank-holiday - Monday 5 August, 2013

QUIZ: Is the Bank Holiday weekend all it’s cracked up to be?

The Bank Holiday has come and gone. Take this quiz to see if you got any craic out of it.

# bank-holiday - Monday 3 June, 2013

The burning question*: Do you go to the beach or a barbecue on a sunny day? Dilemma This post contains a poll

The burning question*: Do you go to the beach or a barbecue on a sunny day?

It’s a bank holiday Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

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