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#Bus Eireann

# bus-eireann - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Ross urges unions and Bus Éireann to start negotiations with "a blank sheet of paper"

“There is nothing I would like to see more than a satisfactory end to this,” said Minister Shane Ross.

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Bus Éireann Unite members vote unanimously to strike

The state-run transport service has announced a range of cost-cutting measures.

FactCheck: Did Jim Daly really propose getting rid of the free travel pass?

We examine his comments and test the claim of his fellow Cork South-West TD, Fianna Fáil’s Margaret Murphy O’Mahony.

# bus-eireann - Friday 27 January, 2017

Unions say they're 'ready for battle' as Bus Éireann announces widespread pay cuts

Strike action now looks inevitable.

# bus-eireann - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

'I am not scaremongering': Bus Eireann boss warns all jobs could be lost if drastic action not taken

Bus Eireann workers have said industrial action remains on the cards.

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Union bosses meet with TDs as Bus Éireann industrial action remains on the cards

Bus Éireann has warned of 2,600 job losses

Poll: Should people with a free travel pass have to pay a small charge for it? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people with a free travel pass have to pay a small charge for it?

The suggestion has been made by Cork Fine Gael TD Jim Daly as a means of preserving rural bus services.

# bus-eireann - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Bus Éireann workers reject latest plan as two unions threaten strike action

SIPTU has called the latest plan presented to workers as “horrendous and totally unacceptable”.

# bus-eireann - Monday 16 January, 2017

'Workers didn't cause the problem': Union warns public will be affected by Bus Éireann cuts

Plans to cut overtime emerged last week and unions have warned people in rural areas would be particularly affected.

# bus-eireann - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'Counterproductive' - union dismayed at cash-strapped Bus Éireann's plans to cut overtime

The dire financial situation at the State-owned bus company is such that it could be declared insolvent within 18 months.

# bus-eireann - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Jobs still under threat but Bus Éireann says it will keep Expressway services

Bus Éireann is facing insolvency within the next two years after a period of heavy losses.

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Poll: Do you use Bus Éireann? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you use Bus Éireann?

The company is facing insolvency.

# bus-eireann - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Despite a year of strike threats, we took millions more journeys on public transport

The NTA said the 2016 passenger figures show a “clear demand for a safe, efficient and reliable public transport service”.

# bus-eireann - Friday 30 December, 2016

Inaccurate 'real time' information and food defrosting: Why people get angry at Bus Éireann

One passenger described the ‘real time’ system as “more like random number generators as they are never accurate”.

# bus-eireann - Monday 19 December, 2016

Travelling over Christmas? Here's what public transport will be running

Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Luas and Iarnród Éireann have all released Christmas schedules for their services

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Unions 'dismayed and angry' about Bus Éireann's approach to pay talks

Earlier, Transport Minister Shane Ross said the company’s financial situation is “fairly bleak”.

# bus-eireann - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

"Whatever way you want to dress it up, this is the start of a privatisation plan."

Transport Minister Shane Ross came under attack today about plans for Bus Éireann Expressway.

# bus-eireann - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 things that could only happen on Irish public transport Onlyinireland

Bus Éireann may face industrial action as workers told there's no hope of pay rise

Today management revealed its Expressway service is continuing to haemorrhage money and would require restructuring measures.

# bus-eireann - Sunday 10 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 16 experiences every Bus Eireann passenger will relate to Stand Clear

16 experiences every Bus Eireann passenger will relate to

Home for the weekend.

# bus-eireann - Friday 27 May, 2016

After yet another challenge, it's been decided Bus Éireann will stay on the school run

The Court of Appeal has upheld a ruling that allows the semi-state to operate the service.

# bus-eireann - Monday 16 May, 2016

Transdev planning to bid for bus routes set to be tendered this year

The French-based company currently operates the Luas service.

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 16 tweets only regular Bus Eireann passengers will appreciate Busaras

16 tweets only regular Bus Eireann passengers will appreciate

Luggage doors operatin’.

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Bus Éireann to lay on extra services for Easter weekend

600,000 people are expected to pass in and out of Dublin over the course of the 1916 Rising centenary commemorations.

# bus-eireann - Monday 7 March, 2016

Here's why you'll see these women on buses all over Ireland Easter Rising This post contains images

Here's why you'll see these women on buses all over Ireland

They were snipers, cooks and doctors during the 1916 Rising.

# bus-eireann - Friday 5 February, 2016

'Black Irishman' wins court case after racist assault by bus driver

Bus Éireann made a financial settlement with the complainant.

# bus-eireann - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This act of kindness by a Cork bus driver to an old lady is just wonderful Bus Eireann

# bus-eireann - Friday 11 December, 2015

Going out in Dublin over Christmas? There'll be extra late night buses to bring you home

The services will cover the greater Dublin area.

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Six family members kicked off bus lose defamation claim

The court heard Jennifer Dardis had previous convictions for theft and having had possession of “some sort of weapon”.

Your bus, rail and Luas fares are going up today

The fare changes have been introduced to encourage more people to use Leap cards, according to the National Transport Authority.

# bus-eireann - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Bus Éireann will no longer take kids to school during severe weather

One TD believes that the plans could put kids’ lives in danger.

# bus-eireann - Friday 30 October, 2015

Public transport ticket prices are changing - here's what's happening

Some go up, some go down, some stay the same.

# bus-eireann - Thursday 20 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Irish lad sat behind the worst bus passenger ever Feet Up

# bus-eireann - Sunday 12 July, 2015

"Can you get out of that thing?" - Wheelchair user has cringeworthy experience dealing with Bus Éireann

Wheelchair-using customers of Bus Éireann are expected to book their seats 24 hours in advance on regional routes.

# bus-eireann - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Bus strike CALLED OFF after (very) early morning breakthrough

While you were sleeping – unions and management were still talking at the LRC.

# bus-eireann - Monday 11 May, 2015

Can talks prevent the next bus strike, or is the situation 'out of control'?

Further talks between unions and management are due to be held today.

# bus-eireann - Friday 1 May, 2015

There are no buses today - here's how to get where you're going

Getting around today is a bit trickier than usual, but it can be done.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# bus-eireann - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Will private cars be able to use the empty bus lanes tomorrow?

If you’re planning a commute in a car tomorrow morning, it might not be any easier than normal.

# bus-eireann - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Bus Eireann could lose as much as €5 million in revenue if strike days go ahead

The action against 10% of bus routes being put out to private tender is set to take place next month.