Weather takes its toll on events
A number of events due to be held around the country were cancelled as the icy weather gripped the nation.
- Kilkenny: Mealy's auctioneers in Castlecomer deferred a fine art sale until next Tuesday.
- Meath: Tomorrow's race meeting at Navan was cancelled after a Turf Club inspection found the track was unfit for racing because of snow.
- Laois: Sheppard's Auctioneers cancelled a sale of Asian art until December 7.
- Waterford: A jury due to sit at Waterford Circuit Court was told to stay away because of the adverse weather and poor driving conditions in the area.