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# Forbidden Fruit

All time
# Festivals
10 lies we tell each other at festivals
Dedicated to all the leftover tents.
# Festival Buzz
Which Irish music festival are you?
Some of us are a little more Body and Soul than others.
# Something For The Weekend
From the Tall Ships Regatta to Forbidden Fruit: Here's what's happening this bank holiday weekend
Here’s a round-up of the events taking place across Ireland over the bank holiday weekend.
# Quiz
Which Irish Festival Should You Go To?
Too many to choose from.
# Festivals
Beauty Q: Would you wear 'bum gems'?
This is one we NEED to know.
# Festivals
Here's what this year's Irish festival lineups would look like without men
One festival managed to make a big improvement on last year’s lineup.
# Ah stop
This lovely photo of a proposal at Forbidden Fruit has taken over Facebook
“At the very exact spot they met 3 years previously”
# irish festivals
Here's what this year's Irish festival lineups would look like without men
One festival has only three female artists this year.
# Forbidden Fruit
10 things that have no right to be as delicious as they are
*dreams of Bonjela*
# Forbidden Fruit
Greystones is getting an immense tree carving 'in honour of Apple's €13bn'
Carver John Hayes is hard at work.
# festi-gals
Here's what Ireland's 2016 summer festivals would look like without the men
Um… a little bare.
# The Rain in SLane
Off to a music festival today? Pack a rain jacket
# Rain Rain Go Away
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.
# funny ha ha
"Stand-up is king - nothing comes close to it" - a quick chat with comedian Alison Spittle
On dream gigs, comedy moving online and how the audience is a little like a family with an PlayStation…
# Girl Power
Here's how Ireland's summer festivals look without the men
It’s quite the eye opener.
# Forbidden Fruit
Adorable Dublin baby has traumatic encounter with a sour strawberry
Mmm, strawberWAIT WHAT IS THIS?
# festival season
6 things you may not have known about booking a band for a festival
“It’s not like going into a supermarket and picking something off a shelf”.
# forbidden love
Are United fans really cheering Liverpool on their way to the title?
Or is Cork City’s Neal Horgan just intoxicated with the joy of watching his beloved Reds?
# Welly Watch
2 Many DJs and Public Enemy added to Forbidden Fruit line-up
They join Flaming Lips and Bell X1.
# do you realise
Flaming Lips and Bell X1 for day one of Forbidden Fruit festival
That’s the June Bank Holiday weekend sorted.
# Music lovers
8 steps to attending your favourite music festival like a sports star
Get the wellies out, it’s that time of the year again.
# let the sun shine
5 things to see and do over the June Bank Holiday Weekend...
We’re promised fine weather this weekend, so go on, get out and enjoy yourselves!
# three days
9 reasons to get off your arse this Bank Holiday weekend
“Then it’s back to work…”
# Forbidden Fruit
Here's the 2013 Forbidden Fruit festival line-up
Kasabian and Primal Scream will headline the two-day event in Dublin in June.
# Forbidden Fruit
Fun in the sun: Forbidden Fruit draws to a close in the sunshine
# Forbidden Fruit
Gallery: More rain and music but Forbidden Fruit promises the sun tomorrow
Apparently the sun’s coming out tomorrow…
# Forbidden Fruit
In pictures: Forbidden Fruit festival gets under way in Dublin
Big horns and lots of rain.
# Downtime
Open thread: What are you getting up to for the long weekend?
It’s a three-day weekend – and there’s plenty of stuff going on around the country. So: what are you doing?
# Bank Holiday
How to get around Dublin this bank holiday weekend…
…and other traffic hotspots around the country as festivals are held from Donegal to Cork.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Thursday
Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed…
# New Order
Bank Holiday Weekend Festival Rider of the Day
Chardonnay, ENGLISH tea bags and subdued lighting. That’s what New Order are demanding when they visit Dublin for Forbidden Fruit this weekend…
# Music fest
Dublin's Forbidden Fruit festival announces 2012 line-up
Manchester icons New Order will headline the June event alongside Leftfield, Wilco and James Vincent McMorrow.
# Bank Holiday
Gallery: Your bank holiday weekend in pictures
A selection of photos from the weekend as snapped by you.