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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Closed

All time
# shut down
Restaurant in Our Lady’s Hospital Navan ordered to close over pest control
The Food Safety Authority served eight enforcement notices last month.
# Out in the Cold
Students protest after 16 English language colleges close in just one year
The latest one is in Galway.
# Closed
Mullingar 'brawl' pub ordered to stay shut for five days
The pub has been the scene of a number of mass rows recently, a court was told.
# bad friday
Tragic scenes in Temple Bar as tourists realise the pubs are closed
Would somebody not tell them?
# Closed
Was your favourite takeaway shut down over food safety breaches last month?
Five closure orders were served last month by the FSAI.
# Achoo
The number of people admitted to hospital with flu has more than doubled in a week
The average age of those admitted is 59.
# bye bye appetite
96 businesses hit with food safety closures last year, was your favourite restaurant one?
It was a busy year for Ireland’s food safety watchdog.
# shutters down
Marks & Spencer on Grafton St evacuated over "false alarm"
It is expected to reopen soon.
# Happy Christmas
Knock-on delays at Irish airports after London computer meltdown
Heading to the airport? Check your flight status before you leave the house.
# North Yorkshire
Motorway closed after explosion heard close to UK military base
There are no reports of any injuries.
# lost in translation
Another English language college has closed
It is at least the eighth school to close in recent months.
# the end
Film lovers, you've one less place to go to find classic movies
Dublin’s Laser DVD is closing down.
# Closed
Dublin language school announces temporary closure due to 'weak financial situation'
SIPTU says it is very concerned for students and staff of Leinster College.
# Incident
"False alarm" caused part of Henry Street to be closed and shops evacuated
Gardaí and fire services were on the scene. Fire services have now been stood down.
# concerns
Was your favourite eatery closed over food safety concerns in August?
The FSAI has reported seven closure orders and one prohibition order from last month.
# Dúnta
70-year-old Irish language board closes
Six jobs will be lost as Comhdáil Náisiunta winds up.
# Education
Students from closed private colleges offered new courses at a discount
The news has been welcomed, but the Irish Council for International Students said that some students feel paying again is “unjust”.
# School's Out
All Hallows College to close "with immediate effect"
The college had suffered from falling student numbers and a financial shortfall.
# feckin monday
A business owner in Kildare posted this 'closed' sign yesterday...
Only in Ireland.
# Catch up
Some parcel delivery disruption as An Post depot remains closed
The fire at the Oxigen recycling plant forced the main parcel depot to close yesterday as a result of heavy smoke.
# Athy
Three raiders escape after armed robbery of Athy post office
Two men hijacked a vehicle while the third man fled on a motorcycle.
# Loughlinstown
N11 closes briefly this morning after man threatened to jump off bridge
Gardaí say the road has now reopened.
# Donegal
Major clean-up underway at flooded Letterkenny hospital
The Emergency Department remains closed and patients are being diverted to two other hospitals.
# Beach
Skerries North Beach closed due to oil spill
A minor oil spill at a nearby harbour has led to the closure, and authorities are monitoring the situation.
# Closed
Eiffel Tower remains closed for a second day due to strike
An average of 25,000 visitors climb up the Eiffel Tower every day, but it remains closed for business today.
# Cork
Cork crèche closes after toddler found with a ‘probable’ case of E. coli
The crèche is closed as a precaution to prevent the spread of the infection.
# Dublin
Explosive device made safe in Dublin city centre
The device was found outside a private residence on Preston St earlier today.
# co tyrone
Viable device found in ‘suspicious package’ in postal sorting office
The device was found earlier today and the PSNI closed off six surrounding roads during the security alert.
# Jobswatch
Olhausen closes pork plants with loss of 160 jobs
The company ceased trading this morning.
# Innocence of Muslims
Muslims protest outside US embassy in London
Muslim pressure group Hizb ut-Tahrir, who campaign for an Islamic state with sharia law, protest outside the US embassy in Grosvenor Square, London.
# Curtain call
Case closed: Woman claims cash in curtains donated to Barnardos
A sum of cash was discovered inside curtains donated to the children’s charity and a public appeal was issued yesterday.
# Closed
Shutdown: UK’s media watchdog closed in wake of phone hacking scandal
The Press Complaints Commission will be replaced with an interim body before a radically different regulator is set up in the wake of the Leveson inquiry.