Dublin: 8 °C Sunday 11 April, 2021

Eh, look at this enormous 99 from Co. Meath


IT’S OFFICIAL: EVEN the humble 99 is losing the run of itself in the sun.

Londis Batterstown is currently running a competition on its Facebook page for free ice-creams and inviting people to guess the size of this frankly enormous 99.

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Seriously, there is only one word to describe that cone and it’s sturdy.

As for the guesses? Well, most of them are surprisingly specific.


But one ticket has weighed in with this contribution.


While this guy couldn’t really be arsed.


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