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If Dublin tourism ads were brutally honest...
# Tourism
From The Daily Edge
# Tourism

If Dublin tourism ads were brutally honest...

Apr 17th 2017, 8:00 PM 12,172 Views 3 Comments

Nothing will prepare you for the seagulls.

Strike over: Bus Éireann says some services may resume tonight but most will be back tomorrow
# Easter Weekend
# Easter Weekend

Strike over: Bus Éireann says some services may resume tonight but most will be back tomorrow

Apr 13th 2017, 6:28 PM 96,180 Views 215 Comments

They had been on strike for 21 days.

Dublin Bus drivers expected to vote in favour of 'sympathy strike' with Bus Éireann
# Striiiiiikkkke 2
# Striiiiiikkkke 2

Dublin Bus drivers expected to vote in favour of 'sympathy strike' with Bus Éireann

Apr 12th 2017, 4:44 PM 93,980 Views 183 Comments

The Bus Éireann strike is now in its 20th day.

'It certainly must stick in the craw of the workers' - Shane Ross lambasted for photo of night out with Amanda Brunker
# Feather Boa
# Feather Boa

'It certainly must stick in the craw of the workers' - Shane Ross lambasted for photo of night out with Amanda Brunker

Apr 11th 2017, 6:17 PM 69,704 Views 164 Comments

Talks aimed at bringing the Bus Éireann strike to an end broke down this morning.

Bus Éireann strike: 'All sides committed to conclusion in next 24 hours'
# END IN SIGHT
# END IN SIGHT

Bus Éireann strike: 'All sides committed to conclusion in next 24 hours'

Apr 10th 2017, 7:26 AM 19,341 Views 34 Comments

All sides will be back around the table at the WRC at around 10am.

Proposal on table to cut jobs of 120 drivers at Bus Éireann
# Jobs On The Line
# Jobs On The Line

Proposal on table to cut jobs of 120 drivers at Bus Éireann

Apr 9th 2017, 4:50 PM 41,364 Views 86 Comments

While the talks are ongoing, most of the country is without bus services as the all-out strike enters its 17th day.

Talks aimed at ending two-week Bus Éireann strike to continue
# Back To The Table
# Back To The Table

Talks aimed at ending two-week Bus Éireann strike to continue

Apr 8th 2017, 9:35 AM 12,829 Views 36 Comments

In Cork, Limerick and Galway, the strike is being described as hugely damaging.

'In Cork, Bus Éireann is the equivalent to Dublin Bus. The strikes are hugely damaging'
# Left In The Lurch
# Left In The Lurch

'In Cork, Bus Éireann is the equivalent to Dublin Bus. The strikes are hugely damaging'

Apr 7th 2017, 10:31 PM 19,016 Views 71 Comments

In some regions, businesses are reporting a 50% drop in trade with bus networks down.

Light at the end of the tunnel? Bus Éireann talks to resume tomorrow morning
# Drive All Night
# Drive All Night

Light at the end of the tunnel? Bus Éireann talks to resume tomorrow morning

Apr 7th 2017, 7:10 PM 18,362 Views 78 Comments

Both sides were up all night last night trying to reach an agreement.

Unions agree to talks with Bus Éireann management - but pickets stay put
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

Unions agree to talks with Bus Éireann management - but pickets stay put

Apr 4th 2017, 4:33 PM 11,825 Views 83 Comments

During the last round of talks both sides accused each other of not being ‘flexible’ enough.

NBRU gets legal letter from CIÉ group over wildcat action
# Eleventh Hour
# Eleventh Hour

NBRU gets legal letter from CIÉ group over wildcat action

Apr 3rd 2017, 11:15 AM 31,978 Views 156 Comments

Individual strike members have indicated that further ‘wildcat’ action could happen again.

Michael O'Leary says Shane Ross is 'playing a blinder' in bus dispute
# Strike
# Strike

Michael O'Leary says Shane Ross is 'playing a blinder' in bus dispute

Apr 2nd 2017, 2:56 PM 50,555 Views 149 Comments

The Ryanair CEO said Ross is right to not get involved.

Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike
# Secondary Picketing
# Secondary Picketing

Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike

Apr 2nd 2017, 12:37 PM 19,818 Views 100 Comments

The union said it remains focused on helping resolve the Bus Éireann dispute.

Wildcat strike was planned through Whatsapp but union claims it's still in control
# Wildcat Formation
# Wildcat Formation

Wildcat strike was planned through Whatsapp but union claims it's still in control

Mar 31st 2017, 10:20 PM 36,438 Views 118 Comments

One source says that the choice of timing and location means that “there is no doubt this was highly orchestrated”.

School bus drivers to be asked if they want to join strike action
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

School bus drivers to be asked if they want to join strike action

Mar 31st 2017, 4:25 PM 16,508 Views 119 Comments

Bus Éireann workers have been striking for eight days now – but school services hadn’t been affected.

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus back to normal for the journey home
# Bus Strike
# Bus Strike

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus back to normal for the journey home

Mar 31st 2017, 3:57 PM 13,742 Views 39 Comments

Earlier, rail and Dublin Bus workers refused to pass Bus Éireann pickets, causing confusion for morning commuters.

Bus Éireann strikes show 'contempt' for the public: Businesses hit out at dispute
# Time For Leadership
# Time For Leadership

Bus Éireann strikes show 'contempt' for the public: Businesses hit out at dispute

Mar 31st 2017, 11:31 AM 19,274 Views 77 Comments

Commuters have faced chaos as Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services have been cancelled.

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos
Live Mar 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos

Poll: Do you support the secondary picketing in the Bus Éireann strike?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support the secondary picketing in the Bus Éireann strike?

Mar 31st 2017, 9:24 AM 45,770 Views 227 Comments

It’s affecting Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services.

'It's just not on': Shane Ross calls travel disruption appalling but says he won't intervene in dispute
# Travel Chaos
# Travel Chaos

'It's just not on': Shane Ross calls travel disruption appalling but says he won't intervene in dispute

Mar 31st 2017, 9:18 AM 18,243 Views 115 Comments

He appealed for all picketers to desist and allow workers return to work.

Union boss urges secondary picketers to desist, says action not sanctioned
# Commuter Chaos
# Commuter Chaos

Union boss urges secondary picketers to desist, says action not sanctioned

Mar 31st 2017, 8:45 AM 21,659 Views 104 Comments

In a statement, Minister for Transport Shane Ross said he was “actively monitoring” the situation.

'I can't get to work': Here's how the Bus Éireann strikes have been affecting you
# Day 7
# Day 7

'I can't get to work': Here's how the Bus Éireann strikes have been affecting you

Mar 30th 2017, 6:20 AM 28,950 Views 129 Comments

“If this was a strike in Dublin everything would have been sorted a lot quicker,” one of TheJournal.ie’s commenters said.

Shane Ross says he 'has no ministerial magic wand' that will solve Bus Éireann crisis
# Sticking To The Script
# Sticking To The Script

Shane Ross says he 'has no ministerial magic wand' that will solve Bus Éireann crisis

Mar 29th 2017, 4:30 PM 13,226 Views 89 Comments

Shane Ross answered questions before the Oireachtas Transport committee this afternoon.

'We expected nothing more from the Blueshirts': Hundreds of bus drivers march through Dublin
# Day Six
# Day Six

'We expected nothing more from the Blueshirts': Hundreds of bus drivers march through Dublin

Mar 29th 2017, 3:34 PM 29,622 Views 96 Comments

Speakers repeatedly called on Shane Ross to take action to end the bitter dispute at the transport operator.

Open Thread: How is the Bus Éireann strike affecting you?
# Your Views
# Your Views

Open Thread: How is the Bus Éireann strike affecting you?

Mar 29th 2017, 3:15 PM 16,094 Views 131 Comments

Tell us in the comments.

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus could face delays as Bus Éireann strike comes to Leinster House
# Day 6
# Day 6

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus could face delays as Bus Éireann strike comes to Leinster House

Mar 29th 2017, 7:22 AM 26,999 Views 118 Comments

It has not yet been confirmed if rail and Dublin bus workers will attend today’s protest.

Over half of people don't support the Bus Éireann strike
# Dispute
# Dispute

Over half of people don't support the Bus Éireann strike

Mar 28th 2017, 7:30 AM 23,349 Views 148 Comments

A new poll found that the majority of people do not support the striking workers.

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers to ballot for industrial action
# SIPTU
# SIPTU

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers to ballot for industrial action

Mar 27th 2017, 5:07 PM 30,797 Views 183 Comments

Bus Éireann has released a statement urging all employees to engage with management to prevent the company becoming insolvent.

Bus Éireann strike day 4: Irish Rail services running fully as unions call for minister to intervene
# Picket
# Picket

Bus Éireann strike day 4: Irish Rail services running fully as unions call for minister to intervene

Mar 27th 2017, 6:59 AM 20,498 Views 99 Comments

The rail service said all trains are running normally this morning.

Bus strike: Students slam 'travel misery' for tens of thousands of students
# Standstill
# Standstill

Bus strike: Students slam 'travel misery' for tens of thousands of students

Mar 27th 2017, 6:05 AM 17,438 Views 28 Comments

Irish Rail services will not be affected by the strike action this week.

Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss

Mar 26th 2017, 2:48 PM 25,999 Views 59 Comments

There is no end in sight for the Bus Éireann strike, as it continues for its third day today.

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

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

Mar 25th 2017, 4:35 PM 34,961 Views 94 Comments

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

'I've no other choices in life. It's all I know how to do': Bus Éireann staff fear the worst
# Strike
# Strike

'I've no other choices in life. It's all I know how to do': Bus Éireann staff fear the worst

Mar 24th 2017, 12:48 PM 21,404 Views 120 Comments

Workers are trying to keep their spirits up but the outlook is bleak for Bus Éireann.

Poll: Do you support the strike by Bus Éireann workers?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support the strike by Bus Éireann workers?

Mar 24th 2017, 8:16 AM 49,018 Views 183 Comments

An all-out strike began at midnight.

The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around
# Alternative Route
# Alternative Route

The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around

Mar 24th 2017, 12:01 AM 38,959 Views 75 Comments

A nationwide indefinite strike begins from midnight tonight.

All-out Bus Éireann strike to begin at midnight
# Strike
# Strike

All-out Bus Éireann strike to begin at midnight

Mar 23rd 2017, 3:26 PM 63,984 Views 175 Comments

School bus routes will not be included in the strike.

Bus Éireann crisis talks fail - now management must make a decision quickly
# Stalemate
# Stalemate

Bus Éireann crisis talks fail - now management must make a decision quickly

Mar 14th 2017, 8:49 AM 11,089 Views 79 Comments

An all-out indefinite strike is almost inevitable now that negotiations have collapsed.

All-out strike at Bus Éireann back on the cards as talks collapse
# Grounded
# Grounded

All-out strike at Bus Éireann back on the cards as talks collapse

Mar 13th 2017, 11:13 PM 12,280 Views 37 Comments

The talks had been going for seven days.

The Bus Éireann strike planned for Monday has been called off
# It's Off
# It's Off

The Bus Éireann strike planned for Monday has been called off

Mar 3rd 2017, 3:19 PM 50,167 Views 63 Comments

Both the NBRU and Siptu will enter talks at the Workplace Relations Commission from Monday.

Opinion: 'Taxpayers who earn significantly less than Bus Éireann drivers are being asked to foot the bill'
# Strike
# Strike

Opinion: 'Taxpayers who earn significantly less than Bus Éireann drivers are being asked to foot the bill'

Mar 2nd 2017, 6:15 AM 1,373 Views 121 Comments

If the Minister concedes to the unions’ demands, it will set a dangerous precedent, writes Paddy Smyth.