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# clongriffin - Friday 27 March, 2020

Woman in her 30s charged in relation to aggravated burglary in Dublin

The incident took place in an apartment in Clongriffin at 6.40pm yesterday.

# clongriffin - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Gerry Gannon secures planning permission for over 1,400 apartments in north Dublin

One of the blocks reaches to 17 storeys in height comprising of 210 build to rent apartments.

# clongriffin - Monday 4 November, 2019

Gardaí investigating attempted theft from cash-in-transit van in Clongriffin today

Gardaí investigating attempted theft from cash-in-transit van in Clongriffin today

No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

# clongriffin - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Developer Gerry Gannon lodges plans for 1,950 apartments in north Dublin

Planning documents show that Gannon Properties will provide 195 dwellings to the Council as part of the development.

# clongriffin - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Irish Rail presses ahead with staffless Dart stations despite local opposition

As Irish Rail staff retire or are promoted Dart stations will gradually become staffless as staff are redeployed.

# clongriffin - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

'Aggressive and threatening': Irish Rail deploys more security on Dart after graffiti attack

At least one carriage was taken out of service during last night’s attack at Clongriffin.

# clongriffin - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Public asked to check dash cam footage after cash-in-transit van robbery

One of the suspects jumped onto the roof of the van and cut a lock to gain entry.

# clongriffin - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Man jailed for causing €1.25 million damage to apartment complex after setting it alight

John McGovern set fire to the complex after a “vicious attack” on his girlfriend.

# clongriffin - Monday 24 July, 2017

Man who set fire to apartment block was 'out of his mind' on drink and drugs

John McGovern (25) set fire to the Station Hill apartment complex at Clongriffin, Dublin last November, a court heard.

# clongriffin - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

'We all could have died if it was not for the bravest garda I have ever seen in my life'

A man who lost his home in the Clongriffin fire tells of the devastation at the apartment complex.

Man arrested after large fire in Dublin apartment complex

The blaze started at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.

# clongriffin - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

'Extensive damage' done to apartment block after Clongriffin fire

No injuries occurred in the incident, but extensive damage has been done to the apartment complex.

# clongriffin - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Show-home in Dublin being occupied by protesters because of "heartbreaking" homeless crisis

The action is being supported by the Anti-Austerity Alliance.

# clongriffin - Saturday 7 September, 2013

PICTURES: Huge garda presence for Alan Ryan anniversary march Dublin This post contains images

PICTURES: Huge garda presence for Alan Ryan anniversary march

One man was arrested for public order offences but gardaí say the event went off smoothly.

Huge security operation in place in Donaghmede ahead of dissident march

Crash barriers are being placed along the expected route from the family home to the graveside of crime boss Alan Ryan.

# clongriffin - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

'Concern' amongst locals as Real IRA prepares to mark Alan Ryan death

The Real IRA crime boss was shot dead a year ago this week. Dissidents are planning a march at his graveside on Saturday.

# clongriffin - Saturday 22 December, 2012

PICS: Tribute to slain Alan Ryan in O'Connell Street protest

The face of the murdered dissident republican appears on banner in Dublin today during protest about prisoners’ rights.

# clongriffin - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Man arrested over murder of Real IRA member Alan Ryan

The man in his early 50s was arrested this morning and is being questioned at Coolock Garda Station.

# clongriffin - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Second man charged in relation to Alan Ryan murder

Gardaí said that a 27-year-old man was charged last night in connection with the murder of Alan Ryan.

# clongriffin - Friday 14 September, 2012

15 people still being held over Alan Ryan funeral

Gardaí have released two men from custody after the major search operation yesterday which saw seventeen people arrested.

# clongriffin - Monday 10 September, 2012

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# clongriffin - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Heavy Garda presence but no incidents reported at Alan Ryan funeral Alan Ryan This post contains images

Heavy Garda presence but no incidents reported at Alan Ryan funeral

Men and women dressed in paramilitary-style uniforms were among those in attendance at the funeral of the convicted Real IRA member Alan Ryan in north Dublin today.

# clongriffin - Friday 7 September, 2012

Man arrested in connection with shooting of Alan Ryan

A man in his late 40s has been arrested in connection with the shooting dead of Alan Ryan.

# clongriffin - Monday 3 September, 2012

Gardai vow to find killers after shooting of Alan Ryan

Man shot dead in broad daylight in Dublin today had links to Real IRA.

The Evening Fix... now with added beer concentrate Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix... now with added beer concentrate

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# clongriffin - Monday 6 February, 2012

Two arrested over fatal north Dublin shooting

Michael Kelly was shot dead on 15 September 2011 in Clongriffin.

# clongriffin - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Priory Hall residents sign leases for temporary housing

About 42 temporary alternative housing units have been found for residents of Priory Hall who had to leave their unsafe homes last month.

# clongriffin - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Water supply disruptions in 40,000 Dublin homes

Disruptions in the water supply at homes across Dublin began at 6am this morning and will continue until midnight on Sunday due to essential works.

# clongriffin - Thursday 15 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Thursday

In tonight’s fix: One TD believes that Senator David Norris is an “active candidate” again; local residents worry about the size of the new children’s hospital and we check out what the rugby boys are doing down in NZ.

Man in 30s killed in lunchtime Clongriffin shooting Shooting This post contains images

Man in 30s killed in lunchtime Clongriffin shooting

A man is fatally injured in a shooting at Marsfield Avenue in Clongriffin; Gardaí have appealed for witnesses.

Take 5: Thursday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

# clongriffin - Friday 2 September, 2011

Poll: What would be the best public transport link to Dublin Airport? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: What would be the best public transport link to Dublin Airport?

Iarnród Éireann has floated its own proposal today for linking Dublin city centre and the capital’s airport, but what do you think?