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# coolmine - Friday 5 March, 2021

Delays to train services after truck crashes through level crossing barrier in Dublin
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# Crash

Delays to train services after truck crashes through level crossing barrier in Dublin

Mar 5th 2021, 12:29 PM 33,580 Views 22 Comments

The white truck continued through the closed level crossing just a split second after a pedestrian was seen walking through.

# coolmine - Thursday 16 May, 2019

West of Ireland is seeing higher demand for addiction treatment, says Coolmine centre
# Drug Treatment
# Drug Treatment

West of Ireland is seeing higher demand for addiction treatment, says Coolmine centre

May 16th 2019, 11:32 AM 9,224 Views 3 Comments

The Dublin-based addiction centre treated 1,350 people in 2018 and is now planning an expansion to Limerick.

# coolmine - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Man (30s) refused bail after being charged in connection with alleged Dublin hit-and-run
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man (30s) refused bail after being charged in connection with alleged Dublin hit-and-run

May 2nd 2018, 8:27 PM 29,278 Views 0 Comments

Two male pedestrians were seriously injured when they were struck by a car in Blanchardstown, Dublin yesterday.

# coolmine - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Teenager in critical condition after morning hit-and-run in Blanchardstown
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# Coolmine

Teenager in critical condition after morning hit-and-run in Blanchardstown

May 1st 2018, 1:25 PM 72,410 Views 59 Comments

Gardaí said that the incident happened just after 9.30am this morning.

# coolmine - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Overcoming addiction with sailing: 'It's a way of life I never knew existed and better than any drug'
# Coolmine
# Coolmine

Overcoming addiction with sailing: 'It's a way of life I never knew existed and better than any drug'

Sep 24th 2017, 6:00 PM 22,953 Views 14 Comments

Coolmine clients who are currently recovering from addictions have sailed this week as part of a Voyage of Recovery programme.

# coolmine - Monday 24 July, 2017

Train services delayed after bin truck damages crossing barrier
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# Coolmine

Train services delayed after bin truck damages crossing barrier

Jul 24th 2017, 10:06 AM 29,719 Views 48 Comments

Irish Rail said the truck failed to stop at the barriers.

# coolmine - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Post-mortem to be carried out on body of woman found in Blanchardstown
# Coolmine Woods
# Coolmine Woods

Post-mortem to be carried out on body of woman found in Blanchardstown

Jul 18th 2017, 7:13 AM 16,820 Views 28 Comments

Gardaí searching for a missing woman discovered the remains yesterday.

# coolmine - Sunday 12 June, 2016

"I was in the height of addiction, and my addiction took me to prison" - 22 years of drug taking
# Addiction
# Addiction

"I was in the height of addiction, and my addiction took me to prison" - 22 years of drug taking

Jun 12th 2016, 7:00 AM 15,784 Views 30 Comments

Mary started smoking cannabis when she was 14 – it would be 22 years before she would stop.

# coolmine - Thursday 9 June, 2016

People coming out of drug treatment programmes are relapsing because of the lack of housing
# Coolmine Therapeutic Community
# Coolmine Therapeutic Community

People coming out of drug treatment programmes are relapsing because of the lack of housing

Jun 9th 2016, 8:35 AM 11,666 Views 38 Comments

The chairman of a drug treatment programme said that the government needed to give more urgency to the housing crisis.

# coolmine - Thursday 23 July, 2015

A LOT of heroin has been seized at industrial estate in Dublin
# Coolmine
# Coolmine

A LOT of heroin has been seized at industrial estate in Dublin

Jul 23rd 2015, 2:50 PM 18,080 Views 22 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# coolmine - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Increase in heroin as 'drug of choice' says mother-and-child service
# Dublin
# Dublin

Increase in heroin as 'drug of choice' says mother-and-child service

Jul 15th 2015, 11:10 AM 11,293 Views 13 Comments

Coolmine Therapeutic Commnity is the only ‘mother and child’ facility in the country.

# coolmine - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Is crystal meth on the rise? One Councillor says it's like Breaking Bad out there
# Addiction
# Addiction

Is crystal meth on the rise? One Councillor says it's like Breaking Bad out there

Jan 11th 2015, 7:45 AM 36,369 Views 33 Comments

As far back as 2012 Father Peter McVerry was warning that the drug was going to ravage areas in Ireland like it has done in the US.

# coolmine - Friday 12 December, 2014

Man and woman in their 20s arrested in €100k drugs seizure in Dublin
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Man and woman in their 20s arrested in €100k drugs seizure in Dublin

Dec 12th 2014, 10:35 AM 7,169 Views 22 Comments

Cannabis worth €100,000 was found after gardaí raided a premises in west Dublin.

# coolmine - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Mother of drug addict explains how support group 'made me feel like I wasn't the only one heartbroken'
# Addiction
# Addiction

Mother of drug addict explains how support group 'made me feel like I wasn't the only one heartbroken'

Nov 2nd 2014, 8:30 AM 16,859 Views 9 Comments

Anne’s son has been battling addiction for 27 years.

# coolmine - Saturday 18 October, 2014

'My mother was also an addict and as a child I was on the streets of Cork with her'
# Addiction
# Addiction

'My mother was also an addict and as a child I was on the streets of Cork with her'

Oct 18th 2014, 7:15 AM 22,801 Views 12 Comments

Coolmine Therapeutic community helped 1,000 people with addiction problems last year – Ann Marie Taylor was one of those people.

# coolmine - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

'I never thought that after 20 years addicted to drugs and alcohol I’d be graduating and drug free'
# Rehabilitation
# Rehabilitation

'I never thought that after 20 years addicted to drugs and alcohol I’d be graduating and drug free'

Aug 26th 2014, 7:30 AM 34,634 Views 12 Comments

Coolmine’s therapeutic community helps 1,000 people overcoming addiction every year and 60% of those who complete the therapy remain drug free.

# coolmine - Monday 19 May, 2014

Teens charged with threatening, assaulting, and robbing man
# Coolmine
# Coolmine

Teens charged with threatening, assaulting, and robbing man

May 19th 2014, 10:35 PM 7,779 Views 0 Comments

The two teenagers ran towards Coolmine Woods after the incident, where they were found by gardaí.

# coolmine - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Man arrested following burglary at Blanchardstown industrial estate
Live Apr 13th 2011, 1:04 PM

Man arrested following burglary at Blanchardstown industrial estate