Saturday 21 April 2018

As it happens: The latest news, weather and updates from around the country as Storm Emma hits

A woman and her dog enjoy the snow near Dublin, as storm Emma, rolling in from the Atlantic, looks poised to meet the Beast from the East's chilly Russia air - causing further widespread snowfall and bitter temperatures. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire
A woman and her dog enjoy the snow near Dublin, as storm Emma, rolling in from the Atlantic, looks poised to meet the Beast from the East's chilly Russia air - causing further widespread snowfall and bitter temperatures. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire
Beast from the South East, Jeremy Hickey will run a selection of drumming workshops as part of Kilkenny Tradfest which takes place during St. Patrick's weekend from March 16th to 19th. Picture Dylan Vaughan.
Shoppers brave the snow in Drogheda as the Beast from the East arrives in Ireland. Picture: Arthur Carron
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Storm Emma is hitting Ireland.

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