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Monday 27 March 2023 Dublin: -2°C

# Blanchardstown

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# Blanchardstown
Gardaí seek occupants of second car after delivery man killed in overnight crash
Gardaí are appealing for information.
# rossan court
44 new social housing units on the way in north Dublin
The houses are located in Waterville, near Blanchardstown, and apparently “embrace the latest energy efficient technologies”.
# night of violence
Halloween stabbings across Dublin leave one dead and two critical
Another stabbing occurred in the emergency department of Beaumont Hospital.
# Dublin
Boy (15) arrested after explosive made safe by bomb squad
The IED was found at a house in Corduff Gardens.
# Blanchardstown
Woman settles case with shopping centre after she tripped on a stopped escalator
The woman damaged her knee in the incident.
# coppinger row
Ruth Coppinger and her supporters have ended their occupation of a show-home
An injunction action was taken by developer Hansfield Investments.
# Blanchardstown
Homeless families occupy show house in west Dublin
The protest began at 3pm this afternoon and is being led by Ruth Coppinger TD.
# honda jeep
Masked man threatens cash-in-transit workers during ATM robbery
The Honda CRV Jeep used in the robbery was later found burnt out.
# Dublin
Two hospitalised after one man stabbed and another attacked with metal piping
The separate incident saw both men suffered non-life threatening injuries.
# Drugs
Gardaí seize nearly €1 million worth of pills in Blanchardstown
A man in his late 30s was arrested at the scene.
# Missing
Have you seen this 13-year-old? He has been missing since Tuesday
Christopher Kiely has been missing since last Tuesday.
# Castleknock
Motorcyclist dies after crashing into M50 barrier
The crash occurred at 9.30pm yesterday.
# Dublin
Increase in heroin as 'drug of choice' says mother-and-child service
Coolmine Therapeutic Commnity is the only ‘mother and child’ facility in the country.
# storm in a...
A Dublin branch of Marks and Spencer was hit with an extremely viral complaint about tea
Not just any tea…
# spoons
Here's what the giant new Wetherspoons in Blanchardstown looks like inside
The pub opens today.
# Fatal
Three still being questioned over Clonsilla mistaken identity shooting
Keith Walker, 36, was shot dead in west Dublin on Friday.
# West Dublin
Arrest after gunman dressed as woman shoots man dead in Dublin
The man was arrested in Meath this morning – and is still being held for questioning in Blanchardstown tonight.
# West Dublin
Man dies after being shot eight times in Blanchardstown double shooting
Another man was injured in the incident.
# Blanchardstown
Woman on crutch attacked by Dublin man with chipped front tooth
A passing taxi driver intervened and gardaí said he prevented the incident from becoming a more serious assault.
# Blanchardstown
Rare disease company to create 200 jobs - at a cost of €450m
It’s one of the largest investments in healthcare in the history of the Irish state.
# Missing
This man has been missing since Sunday - have you seen him?
Greg Ward was last seen in Blanchardstown.
# Voting
Islamic Centre issues advice to Irish Muslims on same-sex marriage referendum
Shaykh Umar Al-Qadri, said Muslims must believe in equality and inclusiveness.
# Clonsilla
Two arrested after drugs hidden in lining of suitcase found in morning raid
The men were taken to Blanchardstown Garda Station.
# Blanchardstown
Taxi driver stabbed in Dublin in early morning attack
A man has been arrested after the incident.
# Blanchardstown
Family who slept in car after being evicted allowed back home
The family returned on 20 November to find a notice from the Sheriff saying their home had been repossessed.
# On the cheap
Home or away: Where's the cheapest place in Europe to buy property?
Where to go if you’re looking for a bit of a bargain.
# just the one
Wetherspoon's have bought another Dublin boozer - this time a large former nightclub
The chain is coming to Blanchardstown.
# Dublin
19-year-old found safe and well
She was last seen at her home in Blanchardstown.
# Castleknock
Woman threatened and assaulted by man in park
The woman, in her mid-30s, managed to avoid serious injury.
# big landlord
Ireland's first real estate trust is now making nearly €53m a year in rent
Green REIT has finished a €375 million office and shopping-centre buyout as property trusts keep on spending big.
# steer clear
M50 reopened after dramatic truck fire brought under control
No injuries were reported.
Man set to appear in court over carjacking at knife point
The incident occurred yesterday in Palmerstown.
# Missing
Rescuers drain reservoir in search for missing man Tom Kennedy
The 81-year-old went missing three weeks ago.
# Ah here
Blanchardstown shop has best sign ever (must be said in a Dublin accent)
13-year-old dies after swimming accident
Ricky Oasagi got into difficulty at around 6.15pm yesterday and passed away overnight.
# Blanchardstown
Three teens taken to hospital after swimming accident
Two are said to be in a stable condition.
# Investigation
Post-mortem completed on body found in Dublin apartment
Two women, who were arrested in connection with the man’s death yesterday, were released earlier today.
# homeless crisis
"I'm just terrified, I don't know if I'll make it in a hostel."
Council offices in Blanchardstown were occupied by protesters this morning, including one woman who said she’d be without a home within weeks…
# hijacked
Two men arrested for hijacking taxi in west Dublin
The men were caught by gardaí in the stolen taxi just one hour after they threatened the driver and forced him out.
# Analysis
There's a seat in the wild, wild (Dublin) west, but who can take it?
Who is going to win the Dublin west by-election? It’s anyone’s game.