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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Blanchardstown

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# West Dublin
Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs
Children as young as 10 are being used by older dealers both for dealing and drug running.
# jade burns
Appeal to find teenager missing from Blanchardstown since last month
Gardaí believe that Jade may have recently travelled to both Donegal and Longford.
# Semi-automatic
Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath
Gardaí in Blanchardstown and Finglas investigating organised criminal activity in Dublin charged the two men.
# Rathowen
Two men arrested as gardaí find loaded handgun during search of car in Westmeath
The operation was carried out by detectives investigating organised crime in Blanchardstown.
# Fraud
Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin
The ATM attacks were carried out in a number of areas including Drogheda, Swords and Blanchardstown.
# A lot of dough
Krispy Kreme raked in almost €300k a week after its grand opening last year
People were swept up in the doughnut craze last September.
# 10am to 5pm
Children's urgent care unit opens in Blanchardstown - but on restricted hours amid doctors' concerns
The unit was originally expected to open from 8am to midnight seven days a week.
# Blanchardstown
Garda Commissioner Drew Harris assists in arrest of woman for suspected drink driving
The woman was brought to a garda station for further tests after the arrest.
# Blanchardstown
Cyclist (50) seriously injured during hit-and-run in west Dublin
The incident happened in Mulhuddart village on Thursday morning.
# Dublin
Man (20s) charged over firearm seizure in Blanchardstown
The man appeared before Blanchardstown District Court this morning.
# West Dublin
Two handguns seized by Gardaí in gangland operation
Two men were arrested in the operation in west Dublin.
# Blanchardstown
Three men arrested in connection with Lee Boylan shooting in Blanchardstown released without charge
A fourth man who was arrested yesterday remains in custody. .
# Finglas
Three people arrested after gardaí seize stolen property and drugs worth €320,000
Today’s searches took place on the Ratoath Road area of Finglas.
# Mulhuddart
Man (45) taken to hospital after Dublin assault
The man’s injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
# Blanchardstown
Gardaí find shotgun cartridges and items purporting to be firearms in west Dublin
This follows the recovery of a handgun, bullets and a silencer by gardaí on Tuesday evening.
# Gangland
Dublin and Drogheda feuds: 'Your line of cocaine in a pub is what these guys are fighting over'
Earlier this week senior gardaí said the use of the term ‘recreational drugs’ by officials was helping to normalise substance abuse.
# Blanchardstown
Loaded shotgun discovered in undergrowth at west Dublin housing estate
The discovery was made in the Sheephill Estate yesterday.
# Clonsilla
Man arrested after shots fired at vehicle in Dublin
No one was injured in the incident.
# Blanchardstown
Have you seen Claudia? Gardaí appeal for information on missing 17-year-old
Claudia Howard was last seen yesterday in Blanchardstown.
Appeal for information on 17-year-old girl missing from Dublin
Donna Maughan is missing from the Blanchardstown area.
# Corduff
Man (20s) arrested over shooting incident outside school in west Dublin
Gardaí arrested the man after carrying out searches in the Corduff area this afternoon.
# Blanchardstown
Students and staff offered support services as Dublin school reopens after 'reckless' shooting
Gardaí believe a local gang feud in the area is the motive behind the shooting.
# Corduff
Armed units carry out searches after shots fired outside school in west Dublin
The incident happened just after 3.40pm this afternoon.
# barnhill
'Not now and not ever': 1,000 new homes planned for west Dublin, which locals say brings a 'high risk' of flooding
The vast majority of Fingal County Councillors voted in favour of adopting the Barnhill Local Area Plan.
# Drug Gangs
Gardaí hail 'significant progress' after guns, a crossbow and drugs seized in Blanchardstown
Gardái conducted the searches as part of a probe into drugs gangs in the Corduff area.
# targeted
West Dublin gang using hailing apps to target older taxi drivers
Taxi drivers have been targeted a number of times in the last two years in this area.
# Blanchardstown
Gardaí appeal for information about car used in west Dublin shooting
Eric Fowler was shot dead in Blanchardstown last night.
# The Reds
Former Liverpool midfielder Alex O'Hanlon agrees deal to join Shelbourne
The promising 22-year-old has spent time with St Patrick’s Athletic and Glentoran since returning to Ireland.
# Blanchardstown
Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop
The woman’s handbag was stolen during the incident.
# Dublin
Man (39) arrested following seizure of estimated €145k worth of cocaine
The drugs were seized following a search of a car in Blanchardstown, Dublin this afternoon.
# sweet dreams
Night of the living fed: Krispy Kreme after dark took a trip to Krispy Kreme last night – all in the name of journalistic integrity.
# Nokia
Firm headed by Sean Gallagher in High Court dispute with corporate tenant over heating system
Nokia Ireland initiated proceedings alleging Clyde Real Estate Blanchardstown was in breach of a lease agreement.
# Krispy Kreme
Krispy Kreme is closing its 24-hour drive-through after traffic and noise complaints
Blanchardstown residents have reported late-night beeping and shouting by those queuing for doughnuts.
# drive through
'A nightmare': Blanchardstown residents being kept up all night by beeping Krispy Kreme customers
Complaints about the traffic and non-stop noise have been made to the gardaí and the local council.
# Fairyhouse
19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath
The man was taken to hospital in Dublin where he was pronounced dead.
# Doughnut takeover
Hundreds of people in Blanchardstown have queued for doughnuts over the last two days
Hundreds of people have queued up outside Dublin’s newest Doughnut offering.
# Drug seizure
One arrested after shotgun rounds and €489,000 worth of drugs seized during raid on Dublin home
The seizure was made following the search of a property in west Dublin.
# River Tolka
Blocked sewer suspected to have caused 'major' fish kill along 5km stretch of river in north Dublin
A local councillor has called on Irish Water to explain how it will protect the river.
# Blanchardstown
Cocaine, debit cards and passports seized in west Dublin organised crime operation
The man is due in court this morning.
# Dublin
Gardaí arrest 26-year-old woman after seizing €500k worth of cannabis on M50
The vehicle was travelling along the M50 this evening when it was searched by Gardaí.