Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#Clamped

# clamped - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Council to implement identification system for healthcare worker vehicles to prevent clamping
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Council to implement identification system for healthcare worker vehicles to prevent clamping

Updated Mar 18th 2020, 5:39 PM 35,445 Views 49 Comments

There have been a number of reports in recent days of healthcare workers at hospitals having their cars clamped while they were working overtime.

# clamped - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Clamping hotspots: New figures show the most clamped streets in Dublin
# Clamped
# Clamped

Clamping hotspots: New figures show the most clamped streets in Dublin

Aug 20th 2019, 6:30 AM 27,555 Views 41 Comments

A lack of valid paid parking accounted for one third of all offences.

# clamped - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Dublin City Council made almost €100,000 from impounding hundreds of cars this year
# Clamped
# Clamped

Dublin City Council made almost €100,000 from impounding hundreds of cars this year

Dec 22nd 2018, 10:00 PM 17,796 Views 38 Comments

More than 800 cars were impounded by the council during the first nine months of the year.

# clamped - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

DCC's deal for new clamping contractors includes €150 fine every time a driver successfully appeals
# Clamping Down
# Clamping Down

DCC's deal for new clamping contractors includes €150 fine every time a driver successfully appeals

Sep 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 44,354 Views 45 Comments

The council is seeking a “close” relationship with a new clamping contractor in a deal worth €45 million.

# clamped - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Dublin clampers spat at, pushed and struck with steel bars by angry motorists
# Clamped
# Clamped

Dublin clampers spat at, pushed and struck with steel bars by angry motorists

Oct 11th 2017, 12:05 AM 23,910 Views 95 Comments

There were 14 reports of aggressive behaviour towards clamping staff in the first eight months of this year.

# clamped - Friday 15 September, 2017

'Follow him home and burn him out': Records reveal abuse and assaults suffered by traffic wardens
# No Parking
# No Parking

'Follow him home and burn him out': Records reveal abuse and assaults suffered by traffic wardens

Sep 15th 2017, 7:45 AM 28,915 Views 79 Comments

Over a seven-month period there were 20 incidents in Navan, including a number of threats and physical assaults.

# clamped - Monday 31 July, 2017

Roscommon GAA fans who were wrongly clamped at train station to receive full refund
# Clampdown
# Clampdown

Roscommon GAA fans who were wrongly clamped at train station to receive full refund

Jul 31st 2017, 4:09 PM 45,838 Views 36 Comments

Five cars were wrongly clamped over the weekend.

# clamped - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Irish Rail to refund clamping fees as 'gesture of goodwill'
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Irish Rail to refund clamping fees as 'gesture of goodwill'

Nov 26th 2016, 11:59 AM 22,279 Views 32 Comments

The cars had valid parking tickets but were not parked in marked spaces at Newbridge train station.

# clamped - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Here are the top 10 spots for getting clamped in Dublin
# Final Clamp Down
# Final Clamp Down

Here are the top 10 spots for getting clamped in Dublin

May 24th 2016, 6:22 PM 33,323 Views 45 Comments

A new report shows that two cars in Dublin were clamped a total of 54 times in four years.

# clamped - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

This Offaly lad saved a woman from getting clamped and left her a sound note
# Just The Ticket
From The Daily Edge
# Just The Ticket

This Offaly lad saved a woman from getting clamped and left her a sound note

Apr 27th 2016, 8:45 AM 14,104 Views 4 Comments

The hero we all need.

# clamped - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

This photo of a rebranded UPC van is so ironic it hurts From The Daily Edge

This photo of a rebranded UPC van is so ironic it hurts

Oct 14th 2015, 4:27 PM 13,157 Views 5 Comments

Oh dear.

# clamped - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Dublin Lord Mayor's car clamped... outside city council offices
# Awkward
# Awkward

Dublin Lord Mayor's car clamped... outside city council offices

Jul 7th 2015, 8:00 PM 31,835 Views 68 Comments

Not ideal.

# clamped - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

These are the Dublin streets where you're most likely to be clamped
# Clamped
# Clamped

These are the Dublin streets where you're most likely to be clamped

Apr 15th 2015, 10:50 PM 36,997 Views 70 Comments

And could be about to cost you a fair bit more.

# clamped - Thursday 8 January, 2015

A Dublin City Council van was clamped on Grafton Street today
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

A Dublin City Council van was clamped on Grafton Street today

Jan 8th 2015, 4:54 PM 32,355 Views 53 Comments

Whoops.

# clamped - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Irony overload on the streets of Dublin
# Not-so-free Parking
From The Daily Edge
# Not-so-free Parking

Irony overload on the streets of Dublin

Nov 5th 2014, 8:30 PM 9,113 Views 1 Comment

Free parking. Just not there. Or there.

# clamped - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Ever been clamped? The process is set to be overhauled
# ARGHHHHHH
# ARGHHHHHH

Ever been clamped? The process is set to be overhauled

Oct 7th 2014, 6:34 PM 25,431 Views 57 Comments

A new Bill seeks to regulate release fees and introduce a complaints process.

# clamped - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Mothers can hold newborns at chest or placenta level after birth, finds study
# Clamped
# Clamped

Mothers can hold newborns at chest or placenta level after birth, finds study

Apr 17th 2014, 7:30 AM 22,810 Views 25 Comments

Delayed cord clamping is what decreases iron deficiency in infancy, not what position newborns are held after birth.

# clamped - Monday 10 March, 2014

Dublin clampers vote in favour of industrial action over pay dispute
# Strike
# Strike

Dublin clampers vote in favour of industrial action over pay dispute

Mar 10th 2014, 6:48 PM 13,197 Views 69 Comments

Dublin Street Parking Services voted in a secret ballot this afternoon on possible strike action.

# clamped - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Dunnes Stores workers being threatened with car clamping in store carpark
# Clamping Down
# Clamping Down

Dunnes Stores workers being threatened with car clamping in store carpark

Dec 17th 2013, 1:25 PM 30,316 Views 113 Comments

The threat at the Newbridge store is part of a wider dispute where parking facilities have been withdrawn at 116 Irish stores.

# clamped - Thursday 26 September, 2013

They're really clamping down on Arthur's Day this year...
# To Clampers
From The Daily Edge
# To Clampers

They're really clamping down on Arthur's Day this year...

Sep 26th 2013, 11:20 AM 2,117 Views 1 Comment

Quick, somebody call Martha.

# clamped - Friday 2 August, 2013

Clamped! GoCar fined despite free parking law
# Clamped
# Clamped

Clamped! GoCar fined despite free parking law

Aug 2nd 2013, 10:48 AM 32,622 Views 80 Comments

A picture from a TheJournal.ie reader shows the car parked in a pay-and-display section of the IFSC.

# clamped - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Clampers get clamped in Dublin
# Gotcha
From The Daily Edge
# Gotcha

Clampers get clamped in Dublin

Jul 11th 2013, 9:00 AM 27,598 Views 54 Comments

Well, this is embarrassing.

# clamped - Thursday 11 April, 2013

11 people who aren't very big fans of clampers
# Clamp Support
From The Daily Edge
# Clamp Support

11 people who aren't very big fans of clampers

Apr 11th 2013, 6:00 PM 28,128 Views 57 Comments

Talk about being caught rapid.

# clamped - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

PIC: Not even the trees are safe from the clampers
# Leaf Me Alone
From The Daily Edge
# Leaf Me Alone

PIC: Not even the trees are safe from the clampers

Apr 10th 2013, 4:30 PM 11,935 Views 22 Comments

Money doesn’t grow on trees you know?

# clamped - Monday 4 February, 2013

VIDEO: Real-life Homer Simpson tries to drive a clamped car through Dublin
# D'oh!
# D'oh!

VIDEO: Real-life Homer Simpson tries to drive a clamped car through Dublin

Feb 4th 2013, 10:11 PM 41,400 Views 70 Comments

Don’t try this at home.