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# blanchardstown - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Masked man threatens cash-in-transit workers during ATM robbery
# Honda Jeep
# Honda Jeep

Masked man threatens cash-in-transit workers during ATM robbery

Aug 26th 2015, 1:54 PM 15,663 Views 9 Comments

The Honda CRV Jeep used in the robbery was later found burnt out.

Two hospitalised after one man stabbed and another attacked with metal piping
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two hospitalised after one man stabbed and another attacked with metal piping

Aug 26th 2015, 8:27 AM 16,720 Views 4 Comments

The separate incident saw both men suffered non-life threatening injuries.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Gardaí seize nearly €1 million worth of pills in Blanchardstown
# Drugs
# Drugs

Gardaí seize nearly €1 million worth of pills in Blanchardstown

Aug 20th 2015, 11:40 PM 21,848 Views 14 Comments

A man in his late 30s was arrested at the scene.

# blanchardstown - Monday 27 July, 2015

Have you seen this 13-year-old? He has been missing since Tuesday
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen this 13-year-old? He has been missing since Tuesday

Jul 27th 2015, 6:34 PM 23,515 Views 31 Comments

Christopher Kiely has been missing since last Tuesday.

# blanchardstown - Monday 20 July, 2015

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into M50 barrier
# Castleknock
# Castleknock

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into M50 barrier

Jul 20th 2015, 7:45 AM 30,147 Views 35 Comments

The crash occurred at 9.30pm yesterday.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Increase in heroin as 'drug of choice' says mother-and-child service
# Dublin
# Dublin

Increase in heroin as 'drug of choice' says mother-and-child service

Jul 15th 2015, 11:10 AM 11,296 Views 13 Comments

Coolmine Therapeutic Commnity is the only ‘mother and child’ facility in the country.

# blanchardstown - Monday 13 July, 2015

A Dublin branch of Marks and Spencer was hit with an extremely viral complaint about tea
# Storm In A...
From The Daily Edge
# Storm In A...

A Dublin branch of Marks and Spencer was hit with an extremely viral complaint about tea

Jul 13th 2015, 7:33 AM 14,626 Views 4 Comments

Not just any tea…

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Here's what the giant new Wetherspoons in Blanchardstown looks like inside
# Spoons
From The Daily Edge
# Spoons

Here's what the giant new Wetherspoons in Blanchardstown looks like inside

Jun 30th 2015, 9:49 AM 8,807 Views 2 Comments

The pub opens today.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Three still being questioned over Clonsilla mistaken identity shooting
# Fatal
# Fatal

Three still being questioned over Clonsilla mistaken identity shooting

Jun 14th 2015, 7:57 PM 21,893 Views 6 Comments

Keith Walker, 36, was shot dead in west Dublin on Friday.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Arrest after gunman dressed as woman shoots man dead in Dublin
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Arrest after gunman dressed as woman shoots man dead in Dublin

Jun 13th 2015, 8:06 PM 37,981 Views 26 Comments

The man was arrested in Meath this morning – and is still being held for questioning in Blanchardstown tonight.

# blanchardstown - Friday 12 June, 2015

Man dies after being shot eight times in Blanchardstown double shooting
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Man dies after being shot eight times in Blanchardstown double shooting

Jun 12th 2015, 11:12 PM 66,863 Views 71 Comments

Another man was injured in the incident.

# blanchardstown - Monday 18 May, 2015

Woman on crutch attacked by Dublin man with chipped front tooth
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Woman on crutch attacked by Dublin man with chipped front tooth

May 18th 2015, 7:41 PM 24,728 Views 22 Comments

A passing taxi driver intervened and gardaí said he prevented the incident from becoming a more serious assault.

# blanchardstown - Monday 11 May, 2015

Rare disease company to create 200 jobs - at a cost of €450m
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Rare disease company to create 200 jobs - at a cost of €450m

May 11th 2015, 12:22 PM 10,980 Views 13 Comments

It’s one of the largest investments in healthcare in the history of the Irish state.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 7 May, 2015

This man has been missing since Sunday - have you seen him?
# Missing
# Missing

This man has been missing since Sunday - have you seen him?

May 7th 2015, 1:41 PM 15,769 Views 2 Comments

Greg Ward was last seen in Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Friday 17 April, 2015

Islamic Centre issues advice to Irish Muslims on same-sex marriage referendum
# Voting
# Voting

Islamic Centre issues advice to Irish Muslims on same-sex marriage referendum

Apr 17th 2015, 8:10 AM 31,124 Views 168 Comments

Shaykh Umar Al-Qadri, said Muslims must believe in equality and inclusiveness.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Two arrested after drugs hidden in lining of suitcase found in morning raid
# Clonsilla
# Clonsilla

Two arrested after drugs hidden in lining of suitcase found in morning raid

Feb 25th 2015, 5:32 PM 15,226 Views 20 Comments

The men were taken to Blanchardstown Garda Station.

# blanchardstown - Friday 23 January, 2015

Taxi driver stabbed in Dublin in early morning attack
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Taxi driver stabbed in Dublin in early morning attack

Jan 23rd 2015, 8:06 AM 15,460 Views 29 Comments

A man has been arrested after the incident.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Family who slept in car after being evicted allowed back home
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Family who slept in car after being evicted allowed back home

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:44 PM 17,971 Views 18 Comments

The family returned on 20 November to find a notice from the Sheriff saying their home had been repossessed.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Home or away: Where's the cheapest place in Europe to buy property?
# On The Cheap
# On The Cheap

Home or away: Where's the cheapest place in Europe to buy property?

Nov 20th 2014, 10:15 AM 11,244 Views 0 Comments

Where to go if you’re looking for a bit of a bargain.

# blanchardstown - Monday 17 November, 2014

Wetherspoon's have bought another Dublin boozer - this time a large former nightclub
# Just The One
From The Daily Edge
# Just The One

Wetherspoon's have bought another Dublin boozer - this time a large former nightclub

Nov 17th 2014, 10:03 AM 59,269 Views 55 Comments

The chain is coming to Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

19-year-old found safe and well
# Dublin
# Dublin

19-year-old found safe and well

Oct 29th 2014, 6:53 PM 19,365 Views 15 Comments

She was last seen at her home in Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Woman threatened and assaulted by man in park
# Castleknock
# Castleknock

Woman threatened and assaulted by man in park

Oct 22nd 2014, 8:35 AM 20,420 Views 15 Comments

The woman, in her mid-30s, managed to avoid serious injury.

# blanchardstown - Monday 20 October, 2014

Ireland's first real estate trust is now making nearly €53m a year in rent
# Big Landlord
# Big Landlord

Ireland's first real estate trust is now making nearly €53m a year in rent

Oct 20th 2014, 4:10 PM 11,768 Views 15 Comments

Green REIT has finished a €375 million office and shopping-centre buyout as property trusts keep on spending big.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

M50 reopened after dramatic truck fire brought under control
# Steer Clear
# Steer Clear

M50 reopened after dramatic truck fire brought under control

Sep 30th 2014, 8:50 PM 69,832 Views 77 Comments

No injuries were reported.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Man set to appear in court over carjacking at knife point

Man set to appear in court over carjacking at knife point

Sep 21st 2014, 4:22 PM 8,104 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred yesterday in Palmerstown.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Rescuers drain reservoir in search for missing man Tom Kennedy
# Missing
# Missing

Rescuers drain reservoir in search for missing man Tom Kennedy

Aug 19th 2014, 1:27 PM 24,523 Views 13 Comments

The 81-year-old went missing three weeks ago.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Blanchardstown shop has best sign ever (must be said in a Dublin accent)
# Ah Here
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Here

Blanchardstown shop has best sign ever (must be said in a Dublin accent)

Jul 22nd 2014, 9:49 AM 9,284 Views 0 Comments

HOW MUCH?

# blanchardstown - Saturday 21 June, 2014

13-year-old dies after swimming accident
# RIP
# RIP

13-year-old dies after swimming accident

Jun 21st 2014, 8:55 PM 68,830 Views 100 Comments

Ricky Oasagi got into difficulty at around 6.15pm yesterday and passed away overnight.

# blanchardstown - Friday 20 June, 2014

Three teens taken to hospital after swimming accident
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Three teens taken to hospital after swimming accident

Jun 20th 2014, 10:46 PM 55,373 Views 12 Comments

Two are said to be in a stable condition.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Post-mortem completed on body found in Dublin apartment
# Investigation
# Investigation

Post-mortem completed on body found in Dublin apartment

Jun 1st 2014, 7:32 PM 21,480 Views 3 Comments

Two women, who were arrested in connection with the man’s death yesterday, were released earlier today.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

"I'm just terrified, I don't know if I'll make it in a hostel."
# Homeless Crisis
# Homeless Crisis

"I'm just terrified, I don't know if I'll make it in a hostel."

May 20th 2014, 2:10 PM 13,094 Views 50 Comments

Council offices in Blanchardstown were occupied by protesters this morning, including one woman who said she’d be without a home within weeks…

# blanchardstown - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Two men arrested for hijacking taxi in west Dublin
# Hijacked
# Hijacked

Two men arrested for hijacking taxi in west Dublin

May 8th 2014, 8:06 AM 13,435 Views 20 Comments

The men were caught by gardaí in the stolen taxi just one hour after they threatened the driver and forced him out.

There's a seat in the wild, wild (Dublin) west, but who can take it?
# Analysis
# Analysis

There's a seat in the wild, wild (Dublin) west, but who can take it?

May 8th 2014, 7:30 AM 9,045 Views 96 Comments

Who is going to win the Dublin west by-election? It’s anyone’s game.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz were hanging around Blanchardstown today
# The Lobster
From The Daily Edge
# The Lobster

Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz were hanging around Blanchardstown today

May 7th 2014, 6:46 PM 9,470 Views 1 Comment

The pair were filming their new flick, The Lobster. Not a bother on them.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Two due in court over €1.5m cannabis haul
# Drug Crime
# Drug Crime

Two due in court over €1.5m cannabis haul

May 6th 2014, 7:13 AM 5,198 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested yesterday by gardaí targeting a criminal gang based in Tallaght, south Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Candidate to replace poster vandalised by bacon with new 'diversity poster'
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Candidate to replace poster vandalised by bacon with new 'diversity poster'

May 3rd 2014, 11:45 AM 15,545 Views 78 Comments

People Before Profit candidate Memet Uludag, who is originally from Turkey, noticed on Thursday that bacon had been stuck to his posters.

# blanchardstown - Friday 2 May, 2014

"Outrage" as vandals tape bacon to posters of candidate with Turkish background
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

"Outrage" as vandals tape bacon to posters of candidate with Turkish background

May 2nd 2014, 2:34 PM 25,168 Views 131 Comments

Memet Uludag — who has been living in Ireland since 1998 — noticed the items stuck to his election posters in Blanchardstown yesterday.

# blanchardstown - Friday 18 April, 2014

Dunnes in Blanchardstown has a novel way of stopping people buying booze
# Soft Strong And Long
From The Daily Edge
# Soft Strong And Long

Dunnes in Blanchardstown has a novel way of stopping people buying booze

Apr 18th 2014, 2:13 PM 11,831 Views 3 Comments

They call it The Great Wall of Bog Roll.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 3 April, 2014

US pharmaceutical company announces 200 new jobs for Dublin
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

US pharmaceutical company announces 200 new jobs for Dublin

Apr 3rd 2014, 11:04 AM 11,776 Views 34 Comments

Alexion will spend around €75 million creating 200 new jobs over the next two years in west Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Friday 14 March, 2014

150 jobs to go as Musgrave ends deal with Blanchardstown supplier
# Job Cuts
# Job Cuts

150 jobs to go as Musgrave ends deal with Blanchardstown supplier

Mar 14th 2014, 7:54 PM 24,048 Views 28 Comments

Musgrave won’t be renewing its contract with Wincanton — as it has decided to supply all of its stores from its own distribution network.