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Poll: Should councils introduce 'exclusion zones' for election posters?
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Poll: Should councils introduce 'exclusion zones' for election posters?

Dec 3rd 2019, 9:37 AM 11,126 Views 37 Comments

Dublin City Council is considering such a move.

Dublin City Council to consider introducing 'exclusion zones' for election posters
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Dublin City Council to consider introducing 'exclusion zones' for election posters

Dec 3rd 2019, 6:15 AM 10,077 Views 21 Comments

Over 200 complaints were made about the location of posters during the local and European elections.

Man arrested for tampering with election posters in north Dublin
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Man arrested for tampering with election posters in north Dublin

Nov 23rd 2019, 8:06 PM 33,477 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in Balbriggan earlier this week.

Poll: Should councils limit the number of election posters?
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Poll: Should councils limit the number of election posters?

Sep 26th 2019, 9:55 AM 16,279 Views 62 Comments

Election candidates have said that campaign posters are vital for voter reach and visibility.

Dublin City Council to consider restricting number of election posters used by candidates
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Dublin City Council to consider restricting number of election posters used by candidates

Sep 25th 2019, 1:35 PM 6,836 Views 29 Comments

200 members of the public complained to DCC about posters during the recent local elections.

'Banning them is a red herring': Why election candidates are standing over their use of posters
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'Banning them is a red herring': Why election candidates are standing over their use of posters

Apr 25th 2019, 12:05 AM 19,094 Views 58 Comments

There have been increasing calls from the public to stop the use of posters during elections.

Poll: Should the use of posters during election campaigns be scrapped?
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Poll: Should the use of posters during election campaigns be scrapped?

Sep 26th 2018, 9:45 AM 38,231 Views 87 Comments

One presidential candidate already said they won’t use posters during their campaign.

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?
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Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?

Jan 13th 2017, 9:15 PM 23,197 Views 67 Comments

Political parties spent over €416,000 on them last year.

Fine Gael TD fined €3,000 for littering with 'Keep the recovery going' posters
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Fine Gael TD fined €3,000 for littering with 'Keep the recovery going' posters

Oct 4th 2016, 3:13 PM 17,187 Views 42 Comments

Dublin City Council brought charges against Noel Rock for breaking litter laws.

Will Dublin ban election posters? Maybe. Probably not. It's complicated.
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Will Dublin ban election posters? Maybe. Probably not. It's complicated.

Jul 26th 2016, 11:32 AM 9,304 Views 19 Comments

Even if councillors really wanted to get rid of the placards, they might not be able to.

Election posters in Dublin city could be banned tonight
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Election posters in Dublin city could be banned tonight

Jul 25th 2016, 6:20 AM 12,781 Views 32 Comments

It follows a unanimous motion by South Dublin County councillors to look at restrictions.

Poll: Should election posters be banned in Ireland?
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Poll: Should election posters be banned in Ireland?

Jul 15th 2016, 11:02 AM 23,109 Views 79 Comments

Politicians love them but the general public are not so keen.

Poll: Should election candidates be fined for not taking down their posters in time?
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Poll: Should election candidates be fined for not taking down their posters in time?

Mar 5th 2016, 9:10 AM 27,906 Views 87 Comments

All posters should have been taken down by now.

It's over: Election candidates have until midnight to remove their posters
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It's over: Election candidates have until midnight to remove their posters

Mar 4th 2016, 9:54 AM 12,026 Views 45 Comments

Local authority regulations require political candidates to take down their election materials within seven days of polling.

9 brilliant Irish responses to the scourge of election posters
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# Fáildemort

9 brilliant Irish responses to the scourge of election posters

Feb 11th 2016, 1:11 PM 12,702 Views 2 Comments

The cable ties that bind…

Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?
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Poll: Should election posters be scrapped?

Feb 4th 2016, 9:25 AM 28,636 Views 110 Comments

Are there enough alternative ways to reach out to voters?

The primitive power of election posters cannot be underestimated
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The primitive power of election posters cannot be underestimated

Feb 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 1,524 Views 44 Comments

With the power of social media, one might wonder if there is a better way for election candidates to communicate directly with voters, writes Jason O’Sullivan.

Fine Gael are using ghost estates on their posters, but little has been done to stop it happening again
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Fine Gael are using ghost estates on their posters, but little has been done to stop it happening again

Feb 3rd 2016, 5:00 PM 73 Views 88 Comments

Who was to blame for these eyesores, asks Frank Armstrong, part of the Nama to Nature campaign.

There were premature poster erections all over Ireland last night
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There were premature poster erections all over Ireland last night

Feb 2nd 2016, 6:30 PM 37,217 Views 146 Comments

Getting ahead of themselves.

Wicklow village convinces politicians to keep the place a poster-free zone during the election
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Wicklow village convinces politicians to keep the place a poster-free zone during the election

Feb 1st 2016, 7:57 PM 19,423 Views 42 Comments

Glenealy Tidy Towns say they are delighted with the result.

Now it's Sinn Féin's turn for a stint on the bold step regarding election posters
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Now it's Sinn Féin's turn for a stint on the bold step regarding election posters

Dec 31st 2015, 4:16 PM 14,677 Views 109 Comments

The party have been advertising a 1916 Rising meeting at Dublin’s Mansion House around Dublin’s city centre in recent days.

Fine Gael candidate defends putting up Christmas posters without permission
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Fine Gael candidate defends putting up Christmas posters without permission

Dec 30th 2015, 2:44 PM 16,668 Views 72 Comments

Stephanie Regan said the posters were an alternative to cards.

Should we limit the number of election posters candidates can have?
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Should we limit the number of election posters candidates can have?

Jul 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 13,477 Views 62 Comments

One Senator thinks 400 is plenty, but not everyone agrees.

Aaron McKenna: A citizen’s guide to fighting the scourge of cable ties left on lamp posts
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Aaron McKenna: A citizen’s guide to fighting the scourge of cable ties left on lamp posts

May 24th 2014, 8:10 AM 426 Views 27 Comments

Political hopefuls call for better public spaces, clean streets, motherhood and apple pie – but many are happy to leave their campaigning rubbish about.

There's a 'ballsy' new party looking for your vote
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# Parrrrtay

There's a 'ballsy' new party looking for your vote

May 21st 2014, 8:52 AM 2,376 Views 0 Comments

The partiest party that ever partied.

7 surprisingly creative acts of election poster vandalism
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# Art Attack

7 surprisingly creative acts of election poster vandalism

May 20th 2014, 6:00 PM 49,353 Views 81 Comments

These folks take the well-worn “fake moustache” idea and throw it out the window.

19 election posters that prove Irish politicians are the best in the world*
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# Poster Wars

19 election posters that prove Irish politicians are the best in the world*

May 11th 2014, 6:00 PM 78,402 Views 41 Comments

*At making election posters. And assorted other pieces of political literature.

Darth Vader is running for election in Dublin*
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# Invasion

Darth Vader is running for election in Dublin*

May 1st 2014, 4:07 PM 2,519 Views 9 Comments

*Well, not really.

Election posters may 'distract from the beauty of our countryside' as Giro D'Italia approaches - Senator
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Election posters may 'distract from the beauty of our countryside' as Giro D'Italia approaches - Senator

Apr 24th 2014, 4:53 PM 9,614 Views 67 Comments

Louth/East Meath Senator Mary Moran wants the posters taken down for the weekend of the bicycle race.

Fianna Fáil candidate accused of "flouting regulations" as election posters go up four days early
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Fianna Fáil candidate accused of "flouting regulations" as election posters go up four days early

Apr 19th 2014, 2:04 PM 18,141 Views 159 Comments

Mary Fitzpatrick’s posters were erected near the Battle of Clontarf festival.

The people's poles: Local election candidates want more poster time
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The people's poles: Local election candidates want more poster time

Apr 12th 2014, 10:00 AM 6,128 Views 28 Comments

Established parties have an unfair advantage heading into the May 23 election, the ‘People’s Candidates’ group is arguing.

Here's when you'll start seeing election posters on lampposts across the country
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Here's when you'll start seeing election posters on lampposts across the country

Mar 20th 2014, 1:27 PM 8,858 Views 48 Comments

We bet you can’t wait…

Explainer: How election posters work – and which party has the best
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Explainer: How election posters work – and which party has the best

May 13th 2012, 8:15 AM 5,631 Views 47 Comments

What messages are the posters trying to send? And what’s the point of them anyway? TheJournal.ie answers all your questions.

'What are we at?' - Labour TD criticises number of election posters
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'What are we at?' - Labour TD criticises number of election posters

May 9th 2012, 8:52 PM 4,519 Views 55 Comments

Alex White said he wasn’t against the posters themselves, but asked why they needed to be ‘festooned’ on every lamppost.

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...
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# Birdhouse

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...

Nov 14th 2011, 2:47 PM 4,178 Views 44 Comments

Enterprising designer finds new use for old election posters – he builds a little birdhouse with them…

Varadkar's team remove '10,000 cable ties' abandoned after election
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Varadkar's team remove '10,000 cable ties' abandoned after election

May 3rd 2011, 2:02 PM 3,247 Views 0 Comments

Tourism minister Leo Varadkar says he and his team have removed thousands of ties abandoned after removing election posters.

Poster kids of Election 2011 cleaned up after themselves
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Poster kids of Election 2011 cleaned up after themselves

Mar 16th 2011, 12:46 PM 1,133 Views 0 Comments

The four councils in the heavily postered city and county of Dublin say candidates were compliant, for the most part, with election poster removal.

Daily Fix: Wednesday
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Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 3rd 2011, 8:00 PM 1,139 Views 0 Comments

The highs and lows of today’s campaign trail.