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Six family members kicked off bus lose defamation claim
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

Six family members kicked off bus lose defamation claim

Dec 1st 2015, 8:42 AM 38,236 Views 42 Comments

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
# Cash Fares
# Cash Fares

Your bus, rail and Luas fares are going up today

Dec 1st 2015, 7:38 AM 20,793 Views 72 Comments

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

Bus Éireann will no longer take kids to school during severe weather
# School's Out
# School's Out

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

Oct 31st 2015, 7:30 AM 26,765 Views 42 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 30th 2015, 1:49 PM 32,551 Views 162 Comments

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

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

This Irish lad sat behind the worst bus passenger ever

Aug 20th 2015, 9:15 AM 11,371 Views 7 Comments

PLEASE, no.

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

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

Jul 12th 2015, 9:16 PM 55,740 Views 69 Comments

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

Bus strike CALLED OFF after (very) early morning breakthrough
# Let's Get On
# Let's Get On

Bus strike CALLED OFF after (very) early morning breakthrough

May 14th 2015, 9:30 PM 23,259 Views 82 Comments

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

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

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

May 11th 2015, 7:45 AM 20,506 Views 70 Comments

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

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

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

May 1st 2015, 5:02 PM 68,123 Views 93 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 30th 2015, 6:34 PM 24,940 Views 32 Comments

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

Bus Eireann could lose as much as €5 million in revenue if strike days go ahead
# Pull On 'dem Boots
# Pull On 'dem Boots

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

Apr 21st 2015, 12:11 PM 8,912 Views 50 Comments

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

Use the bus? Get ready for seven days of strike next month
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

Use the bus? Get ready for seven days of strike next month

Apr 20th 2015, 3:19 PM 18,140 Views 86 Comments

Paschal Donohoe said it is disappointing workers have voted in favour of strikes that will cause “considerable disruption” across the country.

Bus drivers to stop working for two hours - but that may not be enough
# Work Stoppage
# Work Stoppage

Bus drivers to stop working for two hours - but that may not be enough

Apr 14th 2015, 6:00 PM 13,148 Views 60 Comments

A two hour work stoppage is planned for 1 May but one union says this may not be enough.

Poll: Would you support a strike by bus drivers this May?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support a strike by bus drivers this May?

Apr 14th 2015, 9:30 AM 15,144 Views 125 Comments

If the strike goes ahead on 1 May, it is likely to cause significant disruption.

Take the bus? Expect some travel headaches coming up to the May bank holiday
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Take the bus? Expect some travel headaches coming up to the May bank holiday

Apr 13th 2015, 10:48 PM 25,345 Views 143 Comments

A protest will take place on 1 May.

'I recorded it on my iPhone': The new 'luggage doors operating' announcer has spoken out
# Stand Clear
From The Daily Edge
# Stand Clear

'I recorded it on my iPhone': The new 'luggage doors operating' announcer has spoken out

Apr 8th 2015, 8:15 PM 5,474 Views 0 Comments

Nicola Cooke spoke with iRadio today.

Ireland's most badass Bus Éireann stop has been found
# Got The Bends
From The Daily Edge
# Got The Bends

Ireland's most badass Bus Éireann stop has been found

Apr 8th 2015, 9:25 AM 7,806 Views 0 Comments

Prepare yourselves.

We have tracked down the new Bus Éireann 'luggage doors operating' announcement
# Stand Clear
From The Daily Edge
# Stand Clear

We have tracked down the new Bus Éireann 'luggage doors operating' announcement

Apr 6th 2015, 9:58 AM 6,967 Views 3 Comments

Take a deep breath.

Bus Eireann have changed the ‘luggage doors operating’ voice
# Nooooooooooo
# Nooooooooooo

Bus Eireann have changed the ‘luggage doors operating’ voice

Apr 5th 2015, 4:58 PM 20,125 Views 25 Comments

A national treasure!

Bus Eireann have changed the 'luggage doors operating' voice
# Noooooooooo
From The Daily Edge
# Noooooooooo

Bus Eireann have changed the 'luggage doors operating' voice

Apr 5th 2015, 4:38 PM 6,391 Views 3 Comments

A national treasure!

Threat of national bus and train strike looms
# Commuter Blues
# Commuter Blues

Threat of national bus and train strike looms

Mar 30th 2015, 7:57 PM 16,369 Views 48 Comments

Talks broke down today.

10 little things life in Ireland would be better off without
# Irishproblems
From The Daily Edge
# Irishproblems

10 little things life in Ireland would be better off without

Feb 28th 2015, 9:30 AM 13,001 Views 5 Comments

Just little things. Annoying little things.

Is your bus route going to be cut? Almost 100 services are getting the chop
# Stranded
# Stranded

Is your bus route going to be cut? Almost 100 services are getting the chop

Feb 23rd 2015, 5:43 PM 31,157 Views 95 Comments

Bus Éireann is also reviewing some of its Expressway services.

Bus Éireann will meet with workers over 'unprecedented' pay rise hiatus.... eventually
# NBRU
# NBRU

Bus Éireann will meet with workers over 'unprecedented' pay rise hiatus.... eventually

Jan 7th 2015, 3:54 PM 9,361 Views 25 Comments

The company said it will meet with staff from the National Bus and Rail Union in due course’.

Bus Éireann passengers made 97,000 journeys EVERY DAY last year
# A Single To Galway Please
# A Single To Galway Please

Bus Éireann passengers made 97,000 journeys EVERY DAY last year

Jan 2nd 2015, 4:11 PM 6,343 Views 17 Comments

Irish setters are no doubt happy with the news.

Bus Éireann has banned its drivers from wearing Santa suits this Christmas
# Santagate
From The Daily Edge
# Santagate

Bus Éireann has banned its drivers from wearing Santa suits this Christmas

Dec 11th 2014, 5:56 PM 20,176 Views 45 Comments

Bah humbug.

Privatisation of bus routes stalled to allow for further talks with unions
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

Privatisation of bus routes stalled to allow for further talks with unions

Nov 14th 2014, 10:18 PM 6,697 Views 28 Comments

Both Siptu and the NBRU are opposed to the move.

Night buses for Dublin on the table as part of 'D-Day' for privatised bus routes
# Love Me Tender
# Love Me Tender

Night buses for Dublin on the table as part of 'D-Day' for privatised bus routes

Nov 14th 2014, 9:50 AM 14,140 Views 59 Comments

The NBRU is attempting to delay the tender process for 10% of Dublin’s routes.

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year
# Fare Thee Well
# Fare Thee Well

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year

Oct 28th 2014, 6:00 PM 26,951 Views 109 Comments

The rises will hit Luas, regional buses and all train routes.

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand
# Public Transport
From The Daily Edge
# Public Transport

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand

Oct 25th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,829 Views 18 Comments

People placing their bags on the aisle seat :|

EU tells Ireland: You must follow rules for Bus Éireann scheme
# Rural Transport
# Rural Transport

EU tells Ireland: You must follow rules for Bus Éireann scheme

Oct 15th 2014, 1:36 PM 18,401 Views 49 Comments

Compensation under the School Transport Scheme is not in line with current EU rules.

Bus Éireann technical glitch leaves families waiting for yearly tickets
# Along In A Minute
# Along In A Minute

Bus Éireann technical glitch leaves families waiting for yearly tickets

Aug 26th 2014, 7:33 AM 6,471 Views 9 Comments

Thousands of families are still waiting while some schools start this week.

Bus Éireann faces criticism over new online payment system
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

Bus Éireann faces criticism over new online payment system

Jul 22nd 2014, 3:00 PM 12,017 Views 32 Comments

Concerns are mounting about rural users facing difficulties with the service.

Protests called off as bus routes privatisation row heads to the LRC
# SIPTU
# SIPTU

Protests called off as bus routes privatisation row heads to the LRC

Jul 18th 2014, 6:25 PM 4,827 Views 5 Comments

Siptu and the NBRU were due to take part in protests next week.

8 unique experiences you'll only have taking the bus down home
# On The Bus
From The Daily Edge
# On The Bus

8 unique experiences you'll only have taking the bus down home

Jul 13th 2014, 6:00 PM 40,176 Views 63 Comments

Need to travel to an obscure boreen somewhere in the west of Ireland? Jump on board.

Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?
# Get On Board
# Get On Board

Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?

Jul 8th 2014, 11:15 AM 8,262 Views 27 Comments

The cards are already usable on buses in the county and the scheme will extend to trains by early 2015.

Bus Éireann finds "no evidence" to support bribery allegations... but can't say it never happened
# Kickbacks
# Kickbacks

Bus Éireann finds "no evidence" to support bribery allegations... but can't say it never happened

May 15th 2014, 12:52 PM 4,440 Views 9 Comments

It follows an investigation into the ‘kickbacks’ scandal called for by government.

Bus Éireann "willing to co-operate" on corruption allegations
# Kickbacks
# Kickbacks

Bus Éireann "willing to co-operate" on corruption allegations

May 8th 2014, 6:37 PM 8,429 Views 7 Comments

The company said that whistleblowers had held onto their evidence for over two years.