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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Carrickmines

This year
Major property developer refused planning permission for over 300 homes in South Dublin
An Bord Pleanála rejected the application by Cairn Homes Properties to develop the scheme of 305 new housing units in Carrickmines.
All time
Planning watchdog warns of negative impacts of numerous developments in south Dublin on M50 and Luas line
The OPR has criticised a new draft development plan by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.
Two men to appear in court following drugs and cash seizure in Dublin
The men were arrested on Monday.
Two men arrested after €220k of suspected cannabis seized during raid on Dublin home
€5,250 in cash was also seized during the search operation.
Man (20s) charged over burglary where man in his 60s was threatened and assaulted in south Dublin
The man who has been charged is due to appear in court tomorrow.
Man (30s) charged in relation to shooting at Carrickmines house
None of the occupants of the house were injured.
Carrickmines fire inquest: Deaths ruled as misadventure as survivors are commended for bravery
The fire claimed the lives of five adults and five children including a five-month-old baby.
Carrickmines fire: Victims had 'fatal levels' of carbon monoxide saturation
The fire claimed the lives of five adults and five children including a five-month-old baby.
Carrickmines fire: Teen who rescued nephew from blaze was 'extremely lucky' to survive
John Keith Connors had a “tiny window” of opportunity to enter the burning mobile home, the inquest heard.
Chip pan turned into 'molten lump of aluminium' by Carrickmines blaze
Earlier the inquest heard that when firefighters first arrived at the scene, the portacabin was “engulfed in fire”.
Carrickmines rescue attempts: 'I found Sylvia and Thomas but I couldn't lift them'
Yesterday the jury was told safety guidelines did not apply to the site as it had originally been intended as a temporary housing solution.
Inquest hears source of Carrickmines halting site fire was chip pan in kitchen
Ten people, including five children, died in the fire on 10 October 2015.
Here's the average price of a home in Carrickmines in 2018
The most recent analysis from
Your guide to Carrickmines: Growing suburb between the city and the mountains
And home to Ireland’s second IKEA!
Appeal to find man who has been missing for over two weeks
Sean Moore was last seen on 8 August.
No criminal charges will be brought over the Carrickmines fire
10 people died following the blaze in October 2015.
Two men make off with empty box in Dublin cash-in-transit robbery
Gardaí are looking to trace the two men.
Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP
The cause of death returned for all ten victims of the blaze was acute carbon monoxide poisoning.
'I'm disgusted, horrified': Vandals damage memorial to Carrickmines fire victims
A local councillor said family members of the victims have only recently moved into their new accommodation, which is near the site of the tragedy.
The children of a major Celtic Tiger developer are building dozens of Dublin homes
Joe Moran’s Manor Park Homes constructed hundreds of houses across Ireland in the boom.
'The grieving is absolutely unreal': Travelling community devastated after Clondalkin fire
The fire claimed the lives of four people when it broke out early yesterday morning.
Dublin family escape unharmed from house fire
The incident occurred on Tuesday night on Ballyogan Crescent in Carrickmines.
'The word knacker makes me feel nervous and ashamed'
John Connors says the word will always be offensive to Travellers but he doesn’t think Irish people will ever stop using it.
One year on: No empathy for families of five children and five adults burned to death
Five adults – one of whom was pregnant – and five children all died when a fire broke out at a Carrickmines halting site last year.
Silent candlelit vigil held outside Leinster House in memory of Carrickmines fire victims
“Have adequate safeguards been installed on halting sites to ensure that nothing like this occurs again?” the priest asked at the memorial service today.
Investigation finds fire risks and widespread overcrowding at Traveller sites
A national audit of Traveller accomodation published today finds issues with electrics and access to sites.
A second Ikea store is coming to Dublin this summer
Recruitment for 30 multi-skilled co-workers for the Carrickmines store has now begun
Fire on Carrickmines halting site started in the kitchen, says report
Five of those killed were asleep in the unit where the fire broke out.
Carrickmines has a new apartment complex for sale
It has views of the Dublin mountains and easy access to the city.
This stunning Carrickmines home has everything you need - including a swimming pool
The five-bedroom Dublin home has the feel of a country house while still being close to the city.
This gorgeous architect-designed Carrickmines house is for sale
The house is part of a Victorian-inspired development on Dublin’s southside.
Overturned vehicle blocking traffic on the M50
Dublin Fire Brigade is responding to the incident.
Last Traveller families to be evicted from Louth halting site today
Four families still remain on the site.
Gardaí appeal for witnesses to hit-and-run which left teen injured
The girl spent 48 hours in hospital.
Youngest survivor of Carrickmines fire 'doing okay' one month on
The investigation into the cause of the blaze that killed 10 people – including young children – is ongoing.
Suburban heaven calls with this detached house in Carrickmines
Although you will need over €1 million to get there…
Fancy owning land at this retail park? It could be yours for just €45 million
A snip, really.
Carrickmines survivors are now living in this car park
It’s located at Ballyogan Road in South Dublin.
"We're going 'mother of God, how are we going to survive in this country?'"
Actor Michael Collins speaks to us about Traveller life in Ireland, and his latest role.