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# all-aboard - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

'Strong growth' for public transport sector as passenger numbers increased 9% last year
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'Strong growth' for public transport sector as passenger numbers increased 9% last year

Jan 8th 2020, 9:31 PM 13,288 Views 31 Comments

Passenger figures across the rail, bus and tram network in Ireland increase last year.

# all-aboard - Friday 6 December, 2019

Late-night train and Dart services begin from today for the festive season
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Late-night train and Dart services begin from today for the festive season

Dec 6th 2019, 6:00 AM 19,778 Views 9 Comments

Security personnel will be on board the late night services over the coming weeks to ensure customer safety.

# all-aboard - Monday 2 December, 2019

Councillors vote in favour of €22 million white-water rafting facility in Dublin's IFSC
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Councillors vote in favour of €22 million white-water rafting facility in Dublin's IFSC

Dec 2nd 2019, 8:43 PM 26,911 Views 103 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade addressed Councillors in the council chamber this evening.

# all-aboard - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

No more Interrailing in the UK from 2020 as British railways to pull out of scheme
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# Last Train To London

No more Interrailing in the UK from 2020 as British railways to pull out of scheme

Aug 7th 2019, 10:48 PM 37,869 Views 25 Comments

And it’s got nothing to do with Brexit, rail companies said.

# all-aboard - Thursday 17 May, 2018

This is what it will take to turn Dublin into a European cruise capital
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This is what it will take to turn Dublin into a European cruise capital

May 17th 2018, 10:33 AM 1,197 Views 4 Comments

The semi-state that runs the port is looking to Denmark and Canada for inspiration.

# all-aboard - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Cathay Pacific's Europe boss says he's 'surprised' at the level of Asian interest in Ireland
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Cathay Pacific's Europe boss says he's 'surprised' at the level of Asian interest in Ireland

Apr 26th 2018, 1:28 PM 471 Views 1 Comment

The new Dublin-Hong Kong route has attracted interest from Chinese, Japanese and Filipino globetrotters.

# all-aboard - Friday 8 December, 2017

Late-night trains and Darts begin from today for the festive season
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# Christmas Schedule

Late-night trains and Darts begin from today for the festive season

Dec 8th 2017, 6:20 AM 16,609 Views 16 Comments

Some services are running earlier due to line improvements – Irish Rail are advising people to check their train’s schedule ahead of time.

# all-aboard - Sunday 8 October, 2017

WB Yeats chosen as name for new €144 million Irish cruise ferry
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# Online Poll

WB Yeats chosen as name for new €144 million Irish cruise ferry

Oct 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 20,497 Views 39 Comments

“It is a name that will convey a sense of magnificence,” said Irish Ferries managing director Andrew Sheen.

# all-aboard - Friday 29 September, 2017

London to New York in 29 minutes? Elon Musk unveils ambitious new plans
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London to New York in 29 minutes? Elon Musk unveils ambitious new plans

Sep 29th 2017, 10:25 AM 65,895 Views 91 Comments

A trip from Bangkok to Dubai would take 27 minutes, and from Tokyo to Delhi in 30 minutes.

# all-aboard - Saturday 16 September, 2017

You'd be off the wall to miss last call for Carl Frampton, the world-beater from up the road
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From The42
# Last Call

You'd be off the wall to miss last call for Carl Frampton, the world-beater from up the road

Sep 16th 2017, 10:00 AM 23,224 Views 32 Comments

There were scoffs when Frampton was placed on Second Captains’ ‘Good Wall’ in 2015. He now belongs in the pantheon of Irish sporting greats.

# all-aboard - Saturday 29 July, 2017

A woman going to Denmark fell asleep on her flight and woke up in Greece
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A woman going to Denmark fell asleep on her flight and woke up in Greece

Jul 29th 2017, 8:45 AM 53,582 Views 42 Comments

The ticket mix-up at Charles de Gaulle airport was not noticed by airline staff.

# all-aboard - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

New routes, new buses and paying by card: 7,000 people have say on future of Dublin bus network
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New routes, new buses and paying by card: 7,000 people have say on future of Dublin bus network

Jul 5th 2017, 4:31 PM 17,757 Views 27 Comments

The consultation is closing on Friday 7 July, and people are being urged to give their responses before then.

# all-aboard - Saturday 17 June, 2017

A Cork choir surprised passengers in Dublin Airport by serenading them as they boarded
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From The Daily Edge
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A Cork choir surprised passengers in Dublin Airport by serenading them as they boarded

Jun 17th 2017, 2:24 PM 5,017 Views 0 Comments

Sure what else would you do while you’re waiting to get on?

# all-aboard - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Bus Éireann strike latest: Heavy traffic reported on many routes this afternoon
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# Day 2

Bus Éireann strike latest: Heavy traffic reported on many routes this afternoon

Mar 25th 2017, 4:35 PM 34,887 Views 94 Comments

The all-out strike is now in its second day.

# all-aboard - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Despite a year of strike threats, we took millions more journeys on public transport
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Despite a year of strike threats, we took millions more journeys on public transport

Jan 5th 2017, 6:35 PM 7,464 Views 20 Comments

The NTA said the 2016 passenger figures show a “clear demand for a safe, efficient and reliable public transport service”.

# all-aboard - Friday 4 November, 2016

Cruise ships like this may be docking in Dún Laoghaire after massive harbour plan gets go-ahead
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Cruise ships like this may be docking in Dún Laoghaire after massive harbour plan gets go-ahead

Nov 4th 2016, 2:11 PM 18,721 Views 44 Comments

The company wanted a bigger harbour than what An Bord Pleanála allowed.

# all-aboard - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Roscommon GAA insist no Dublin fans were charged for 'complimentary' bus service
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From The42
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Roscommon GAA insist no Dublin fans were charged for 'complimentary' bus service

Apr 3rd 2016, 9:53 PM 12,306 Views 8 Comments

The travelling supporters claimed they were charged €10 for the service.

# all-aboard - Saturday 23 January, 2016

17 things everyone who went to an Irish boarding school will understand
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From The Daily Edge
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17 things everyone who went to an Irish boarding school will understand

Jan 23rd 2016, 9:30 AM 35,750 Views 7 Comments

Tuck shop life.

# all-aboard - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Ryanair has become the first airline to fly 100 million passengers in one year
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# Up Up And Away

Ryanair has become the first airline to fly 100 million passengers in one year

Jan 7th 2016, 11:55 AM 13,336 Views 48 Comments

A recommencement of flights to and from Belfast has also been announced.

# all-aboard - Thursday 24 September, 2015

The internet has fallen in love with this old man who built a 'dog train' for rescued pups
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The internet has fallen in love with this old man who built a 'dog train' for rescued pups

Sep 24th 2015, 4:07 PM 3,549 Views 1 Comment

CAN’T HANDLE THE CUTE.

# all-aboard - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

One of the world's largest Tall Ships will sail into Dublin next week
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One of the world's largest Tall Ships will sail into Dublin next week

Jun 10th 2015, 6:15 AM 15,694 Views 14 Comments

The Cuauhtémoc will arrive in Dublin with 225 sailors on board and will be open to the public for 5 days.

# all-aboard - Monday 17 November, 2014

Irish Ferries is sailing along smoothly after a buoyant summer
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Irish Ferries is sailing along smoothly after a buoyant summer

Nov 17th 2014, 10:08 AM 7,203 Views 19 Comments

More passengers, more cars and more trucks means more money for Irish Continental.

# all-aboard - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Mind the gap! Wenger lends voice to London Underground announcements
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From The42
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Mind the gap! Wenger lends voice to London Underground announcements

Oct 30th 2014, 1:51 PM 3,341 Views 2 Comments

It’s all in aid of London Poppy Day.

# all-aboard - Friday 26 September, 2014

Diego Costa drives Chelsea team-mates around training in a buggy
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From The42
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Diego Costa drives Chelsea team-mates around training in a buggy

Sep 26th 2014, 1:30 PM 3,753 Views 3 Comments

Didier Drogba, Filipe Luis and Thibaut Courtois were chauffeured through Cobham by the striker this afternoon.

# all-aboard - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Forget the package holiday. A spaceport for commercial flights is being built in the UK
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Forget the package holiday. A spaceport for commercial flights is being built in the UK

Jul 15th 2014, 6:06 PM 13,423 Views 32 Comments

Eight locations have been selected that would be suitable for the new spaceport.

# all-aboard - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Irish Rail numbers are up for the first time in years and One Direction helped make it happen
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# Choo Choo

Irish Rail numbers are up for the first time in years and One Direction helped make it happen

Jul 8th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,594 Views 14 Comments

Passenger numbers are up half a million compared to this time last year.

# all-aboard - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

€27m in silver recovered from WWII shipwreck off Galway's coast
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# Treasure

€27m in silver recovered from WWII shipwreck off Galway's coast

Jul 24th 2013, 11:39 AM 21,599 Views 40 Comments

The silver was hauled from a British merchant ship that was sunk by the Nazis in 1941.

# all-aboard - Friday 14 June, 2013

The best and worst things about getting the train in Ireland
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From The Daily Edge
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The best and worst things about getting the train in Ireland

Jun 14th 2013, 6:00 PM 42,896 Views 70 Comments

The joys of public transport.

# all-aboard - Monday 13 May, 2013

People running for trains in slow motion
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From The Daily Edge
# People Running For Trains

People running for trains in slow motion

May 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,777 Views 0 Comments

Which type of running-for-a-train person are you? Find out here…

# all-aboard - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

VIDEO: Little girl is adorably excited about riding a train
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From The Daily Edge
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VIDEO: Little girl is adorably excited about riding a train

Feb 6th 2013, 10:42 AM 6,869 Views 4 Comments

“Oh my goodness!”

# all-aboard - Saturday 4 February, 2012

New system for Irish Rail intercity fares takes effect today
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New system for Irish Rail intercity fares takes effect today

Feb 4th 2012, 10:22 AM 3,677 Views 19 Comments

The new fares regime means higher prices on most InterCity routes, but some ticket prices are also set to fall.

# all-aboard - Friday 20 May, 2011

Brian O'Driscoll to start the Heineken Cup final
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From The42
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Brian O'Driscoll to start the Heineken Cup final

May 20th 2011, 12:10 PM 444 Views 0 Comments

The Leinster side is unchanged from that which beat Toulouse in the semi-final with Northampton also at full-strength for the big showdown in Cardiff tomorrow afternoon.