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# choo-choo - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

All-island review of rail system to be carried out
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All-island review of rail system to be carried out

Apr 7th 2021, 6:20 PM 21,334 Views 51 Comments

The review will consider how trains could improve connectivity across the island of Ireland.

# choo-choo - Friday 14 October, 2016

All aboard! A train is set to reach the Sligo glamping site this weekend
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All aboard! A train is set to reach the Sligo glamping site this weekend

Oct 14th 2016, 7:19 PM 28,064 Views 12 Comments

David McGowan recently brought a Boeing 767 to the small village of Enniscrone.

# choo-choo - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Have a look inside this tunnel running under the Phoenix Park
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Have a look inside this tunnel running under the Phoenix Park

Oct 8th 2016, 5:00 PM 38,919 Views 30 Comments

Daily services are launching soon.

# choo-choo - Friday 6 May, 2016

16 tweets anyone who gets the Dublin-Waterford train will understand
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From The Daily Edge
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16 tweets anyone who gets the Dublin-Waterford train will understand

May 6th 2016, 11:16 AM 5,708 Views 0 Comments

Hen parties, blaas and drink bans. What a trip.

# choo-choo - Friday 6 November, 2015

People had very mixed feelings about the rail strike being called off
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People had very mixed feelings about the rail strike being called off

Nov 6th 2015, 9:13 AM 24,441 Views 79 Comments

Trains ran as normal – just with fewer people on them…

# choo-choo - Sunday 23 August, 2015

This German student didn't want to live in her gaff anymore, so now she lives on a train
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From The Daily Edge
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This German student didn't want to live in her gaff anymore, so now she lives on a train

Aug 23rd 2015, 2:54 PM 6,045 Views 4 Comments

Something to consider if you’re having trouble finding a gaff.

# choo-choo - Monday 20 July, 2015

Back on track? Irish Rail says train ticket sales signal resurgent economy
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Back on track? Irish Rail says train ticket sales signal resurgent economy

Jul 20th 2015, 10:00 PM 17,939 Views 69 Comments

Over 19 million passengers have travelled on Irish Rail services since the start of the year.

# choo-choo - Saturday 18 July, 2015

All aboard! The Joseph Duffy hype train just gathered more momentum
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From The42
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All aboard! The Joseph Duffy hype train just gathered more momentum

Jul 18th 2015, 7:56 PM 12,745 Views 9 Comments

The Donegal man won by first-round submission at UFC Glasgow.

# choo-choo - Friday 26 June, 2015

Irish Rail is looking for a woman (several, preferably)
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Irish Rail is looking for a woman (several, preferably)

Jun 26th 2015, 6:04 AM 28,320 Views 26 Comments

The rail operator is hiring new apprentices.

# choo-choo - Monday 5 January, 2015

Number of people taking trains has grown for the first time since the economic crash
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Number of people taking trains has grown for the first time since the economic crash

Jan 5th 2015, 6:15 AM 6,973 Views 43 Comments

The Limerick-~Galway route saw the biggest increase in passengers.

# choo-choo - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Do you know which train station in Ireland is the busiest?
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Do you know which train station in Ireland is the busiest?

Nov 4th 2014, 2:06 PM 23,704 Views 36 Comments

Here’s a hint: 83% of all journeys are taken in the Greater Dublin Area.

# choo-choo - Monday 27 October, 2014

More and more people are using the train to get around the country
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More and more people are using the train to get around the country

Oct 27th 2014, 7:30 AM 24,857 Views 23 Comments

It comes despite strike action during two days of the summer.

# choo-choo - Friday 5 September, 2014

A bridge lift is taking place tonight as part of work to close manually operated rail level crossings
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A bridge lift is taking place tonight as part of work to close manually operated rail level crossings

Sep 5th 2014, 10:54 PM 26,612 Views 19 Comments

It’s part of the Ratoath Road Realignment and Overbridge Project.

# choo-choo - Friday 15 August, 2014

The Dublin-Belfast railway line is getting a giant facelift
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The Dublin-Belfast railway line is getting a giant facelift

Aug 15th 2014, 5:38 PM 18,044 Views 35 Comments

It’s hope it will attract more customers to the Enterprise line.

# choo-choo - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Irish Rail numbers are up for the first time in years and One Direction helped make it happen
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Irish Rail numbers are up for the first time in years and One Direction helped make it happen

Jul 8th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,618 Views 14 Comments

Passenger numbers are up half a million compared to this time last year.

# choo-choo - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Rampaging forwards the catalyst as Jackman's Grenoble climb to fourth
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From The42
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Rampaging forwards the catalyst as Jackman's Grenoble climb to fourth

Jan 26th 2014, 4:40 PM 9,031 Views 12 Comments

Irish scrum-half James Hart was flattened by charging Perpignan centre David Marty but bounced back to contribute 10 crucial points.

# choo-choo - Saturday 5 January, 2013

VIDEO: Edinburgh prop runs in 40 metre wonder-try against Leinster
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From The42
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VIDEO: Edinburgh prop runs in 40 metre wonder-try against Leinster

Jan 5th 2013, 1:07 PM 1,377 Views 1 Comment

Take a bow, Willem Nel… okay, take a breath, then take a bow.

# choo-choo - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Photos: The world’s longest toy train tracks
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Photos: The world’s longest toy train tracks

Dec 2nd 2012, 6:00 PM 19,663 Views 22 Comments

Let’s hope this doesn’t go off the rails (ho ho!)