A Garda Tweet About Electric Picnic Sparked Much Amusement Today

'Jesus, you'd be in some hoop if you were only leaving today!'

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While we'd all consider ourselves dab hands at the aul' social meeja, sometimes even the most proficient tweeters make a blooper or two.

Take this one which went out today from the usually gas Garda Síochána account. Now, they probably made an error when scheduling their posts, but the fact they were offering advice on how to get home from Electric Picnic nine days after the festival finished sparked a lot of hilarity and, inevitably, smartarse comments.

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In fairness, some of the responses are gold...

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Some of the Garda's best social media work, tbh. Updates to follow on how to get home from the Oxegen festival in Punchestown.

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James Fenton

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