Tag Archives: Valentines Day


For the day that’s in it.

Frank O’Dea writes:

Hi Broadsheet, “I can’t bear to be without you” is the caption I gave this photo I took at San Diego Zoo a while back. Happy Valentine’s Day to all


This afternoon.

Leinster House, Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Cos-playing, pro-repeal campaigners, above from left: Morgan Maher, Adam Murray and Lute Al Raad before delivering Valentine’s Day cards to TDs calling for safe, legal abortion in Ireland.

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Fergus Keane, of FRO Films, writes:

“As Valentine’s Day arrives, it can be a lonely time for some. We made a 15-second microfilm reminding us all that the most important love is close to home…”

FRO Films

Micheál Ó Ciaraidh, from online social hub ‘BLOC’ on TG4 speaks to young and old about love.

Micheál writes:

Embrace yourself for some genuine love this Valentine’s Day….Yep ‘Amore, Amore, Amore! Lá Fhéile Vailintín Shona! Get the tissues ready folks, it’s gonna be a wet one…and not like that ya filthy animals



This afternoon

Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Whitefriar Street Church, Aungier Street, Dublin 2

Bishop Denis Nulty blesses Seamus Walsh from Ballycastle, County Mayo and Anna Keegan from Glenageary, County Dublin.

The couple marked their engagement at the supposed (see link below) final resting place of St Valentine prior to his big day tomorrow.

Earlier: Ask A Broadsheet Reader

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Ah here.

Via Aldi:

Eating out on Valentine’s Day can often put a strain on your wallet, but this year, Aldi is playing Cupid, meaning you can wine and dine your other half for less!

You can treat your special someone with Aldi’s Valentine’s Day Value Meal Deal, all for €10! This includes a Ready-to-Cook Marinated Chicken, a bottle of Rosé, a delicious luxury mousse and a card!

Aldi Ireland (Facebook)

Thanks Niall T

Harsh but fair.


People attending Mass in Ballycallan [County Kilkenny] are being told Lent is a day of fasting and abstinence and this should take priority over the celebration of Valentine love. What do you think?

KCLR (Facebook)

Thanks Columbo’s Missus