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# blanchardstown - Saturday 10 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge 20 things you'll find in an Irish shopping centre Supermarket Sweep

20 things you'll find in an Irish shopping centre

“Pleeeeeeeeease can I have 20p for the machine?”

# blanchardstown - Friday 2 August, 2013

Cyclist seriously injured in Dublin crash

The 30-year-old man was involved in a collision with a van in Blanchardstown earlier today.

# blanchardstown - Friday 19 July, 2013

Security man hospitalised after Blanchardstown cash-in-transit robbery

The man was struck over the head while making a delivery to an ATM machine in the Blanchardstown Shopping Centre.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Nine arrested over dissident activity in two Dublin raids

Bomb ingredients and ammunition were also seized by gardaí following separate raids in Cloghran and Tallaght.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 22 June, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Steve Jobs film

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Why is a former AIB building bought by the State ten years ago still empty? – Patrick Nulty TD asks

The building was bought over a decade ago at a cost of almost €1.5 million by the taxpayer for use by the Probation and Welfare Service – but has lain empty ever since because the service declined to relocate there.

# blanchardstown - Friday 7 June, 2013

From The42 GAA to invest €9m in new facility at the National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown Sports Spending

GAA to invest €9m in new facility at the National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown

The development work is set to commence shortly and will be ready for use by September 2014.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

350,000 ecstasy tablets, large quantity of cannabis seized in Dublin

A 41-year-old man has been arrested in relation to the discovery.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Pics: Oil laundering plant that used cat litter uncovered in Dublin

The first ever oil laundering plan found in Dublin had a potential loss to the exchequer of €1.75 million a year.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Man and woman due in court over armed robbery in Blanchardstown

Cash and an imitation firearm was recovered when the two were arrested following a robbery at a shop on Main Street.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Two arrested over late-night burglary in Blanchardstown

Cash and an imitation firearm was recovered when the two were arrested following a robbery at a retail unit on Main Street.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Three to appear in court over Blanchardstown store robberies

One man and two women have been charged over the robberies which were carried out at knifepoint over the past fortnight.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Three arrested over Blanchardstown knifepoint robberies

Three shops in Blanchardstown in west Dublin have been robbed at knifepoint in recent weeks.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Dublin shooting was an armed robbery for online item

The gang called to the victim’s house under the pretence of buying something the man was selling online.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Software company creates 75 jobs in Dublin

Guidewire Software is more than doubling its Irish staff numbers during this round of recruitment.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Explosive device rendered safe in Dublin college campus

The device was rendered safe in situ at Blanchardstown IT remotely without the need for a controlled explosion.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal M50 crash

An 80-year-old woman was killed in the motorway crash eleven days ago.

# blanchardstown - Monday 4 February, 2013

Man sustains serious facial injuries in 6am acid attack

The man, understood to be Polish, was attacked with acid while smoking outside his house in Dublin 15.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Man hospitalised after entering canal while being pursued by gardaí

The man was arrested in Blanchardstown after being pursued by gardaí on foot.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Two due in court over Blanchardstown robbery

Two men are due to appear in court in connection with the robbery of an off-licence in Dublin earlier this week.

# blanchardstown - Monday 21 January, 2013

Two arrested over armed robbery at Dublin off-licence

The men are being questioned at Blanchardstown Garda Station over the robbery on Friday afternoon in which staff were threatened.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Olhausen and Kearns sausages back in shops after Irish company buys brand

Mallon’s has taken over production and sale of the Olhausen, Kearns and Byrnes brands while machinery from the three closed factories was sold to businessman Larry Goodman’s company.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Ambulance stolen from Dublin housing estate

The ambulance was found crashed into a nearby park shortly after it was taken from Corduff in Blanchardstown last night.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Woman arrested in Meath cannabis raid

The woman in her 20s was arrested after Gardaí found an estimated €30,000 worth of cannabis at a house in Clonee.

# blanchardstown - Monday 12 November, 2012

Car recovered after armed robbery

There was nobody injured in the incident at Blakestown, Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Church cannot be renewed through spin or PR - Archbishop

Only 30 per cent of Dublin’s Catholics are still practising, says Diarmuid Martin.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

JJB Sports to close with loss of 100 jobs

Closure is indicative of failure by landlords to reduce Celtic Tiger era rents, says Retail association.

# blanchardstown - Friday 26 October, 2012

Man due in court over cannabis grow houses

Four industrial style grow houses were found with cannabis worth a combined estimated street value of up to €5 million.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

5 arrested as Gardaí seize €5 million in cannabis plants from 'industrial' operation

The haul of cannabis plants from industrial-style grow houses around the country was one of the largest drug seizures of the year

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Nando's to create 100 new jobs in Dublin

The Portuguese chicken lovers are opening two new restaurants in Blanchardstown and Liffey Valley.

# blanchardstown - Friday 19 October, 2012

Explosive device made safe in Blanchardstown

The army bomb disposal team made safe a viable improvised explosive device in the Fortlawn Avenue area of Blanchardstown this morning.

# blanchardstown - Friday 12 October, 2012

Men escape after armed robbery at Dublin business park

The incident occurred in Dublin 15 this morning.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Olhausen closes pork plants with loss of 160 jobs

The company ceased trading this morning.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Guineys and Clerys staff hold protest over store closures Protest This post contains images

Guineys and Clerys staff hold protest over store closures

They staff said they “feel utterly betrayed” after Guineys and a number of Clerys stores went into liquidation.

# blanchardstown - Monday 24 September, 2012

Man due in court over murder of Anna Finnegan

A man arrested over Friday night’s fatal stabbing in Allendale Glen will appear in court this morning.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Man arrested in connection with Clonsilla stabbing

Gardaí investigating the murder of a mother-of-two say they have arrested a man in his 30s.

UPDATED: Woman stabbed to death in Clonsilla

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the attack in which a 33-year-old male was also stabbed.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 20 September, 2012

21 arrested in organised crime raid

More arrests are likely to come today as Gardaí carry out a major investigation into organised crime in Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 8 September, 2012

30 new jobs at Malone Engineering in Blanchardstown

Graduates in areas of engineering and health and safety would be particularly suitable for the roles, the company said.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 6 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Caption competition: Enda Kenny and his magic beans Caption Competition

Caption competition: Enda Kenny and his magic beans

The Taoiseach took a tour of the Jelly Bean Factory in Blanchardstown earlier today.