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# dalkey - Friday 15 May, 2020

'You guys are awesome': Matt Damon congratulates students graduating from local Dalkey school

The Hollywood actor had a special message for the class of 2020 at Loreto Abbey.

# dalkey - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Woman killed by getaway car in Killiney named as special needs assistant Jacqueline McGovern (54)

Three men had robbed a nearby Centra before driving away and hitting two women.

# dalkey - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Dalkey volunteers restore World War II 'Eire' sign

The sign was restored by 60 volunteers.

# dalkey - Monday 22 July, 2019

Pat Kenny loses battle against plans for apartment blocks beside family home

The Kennys led the local opposition against the plan with 17 other objections from locals also lodged.

# dalkey - Monday 15 July, 2019

Man rescued after boat capsizes off coast of south Dublin

The incident happened at around 4pm today.

# dalkey - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Dalkey Tidy Towns won't be removing candidates' posters during the election campaign (despite saying they would)

The committee sent an email earlier today informing candidates that election posters would be removed.

# dalkey - Friday 30 November, 2018

Pat Kenny suffers setback in planning row after council report gives fresh hope to developer

The report says the council “considers that there is an opportunity to provide a high quality residential development on the subject site”.

# dalkey - Monday 26 November, 2018

Pat Kenny emerges victorious in planning battle with developer as council turns down apartment plan

Pat Kenny and his wife Kathy objected to plans for apartment blocks and houses on a site adjacent to their home.

# dalkey - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Living with grief: 'Being here without her has been - and still is - hard work’

Each one of us will experience death or personal loss at some point so for me it seems logical to share my path to try and offer reassurance and hope to others, writes Mark Earley 18 months after the death of his wife Liane.

# dalkey - Sunday 9 September, 2018

12-year-old boy winched to safety after falling while jumping rocks in south Dublin

The incident was first reported to emergency services just before 5pm.

# dalkey - Monday 18 June, 2018

Woman airlifted to hospital after fall at Dalkey Quarry

The woman, aged in her 30s, fell in an inaccessible area in the quarry this morning.

# dalkey - Sunday 20 May, 2018

'Significant disruption' to train services in Dublin and Wicklow after fire

Services will be affected throughout the week due to damage caused by a fire in Bray.

# dalkey - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Restaurateur fined but avoids jail after obstructing inspection of his employment records

A garda explained to him that the inspector was doing his job but Xu said he did not care.

# dalkey - Friday 12 January, 2018

Gardaí not treating death of man found in Dalkey laneway as suspicious

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.

# dalkey - Monday 21 August, 2017

Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island

They failed to surface when diving yesterday afternoon.

# dalkey - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Coast Guard issues safety warning about Dalkey Island

People on jet skis or boats have been urged to be cautious as swimmers “are virtually invisible to see until it’s too late”.

# dalkey - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Dublin man who used Darknet to download 300 child abuse images avoids jail

The judge said that while it was an “odious crime” the number of images was not high relative to other cases.

# dalkey - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

American woman in hospital after being attacked and robbed in Dalkey this morning

It’s believed two men were involved in the incident.

# dalkey - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Dalkey café bar temporarily closed by judge over fire safety concerns

They relate to a wooden gazebo built outside the premises.

# dalkey - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

The Luas effect: People pay more to live close (but not too close) to a tram stop

New stats underscore why Dublin estate agents are so keen on pointing out how near the local Luas or train station is.

# dalkey - Friday 1 July, 2016

Missing 14-year-old girl found safe and well

The family of Clara Drumm expressed concern for her safety after she went missing yesterday.

# dalkey - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Shazia Mirza: 'My Irish friends ... they didn't go join the IRA. I didn't go join Gaddafi'

The Muslim comedian will be exploring ‘illusion and seduction in Iraq and Syria’ in Dalkey tomorrow night.

# dalkey - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

House of Horrors case: Cynthia Owen responds to retired garda's interview

Former garda Frank Mullen told the Examiner he had been the subject of serious allegations, which he says are completely false.

# dalkey - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge Is this the most expensive porridge in Dublin? Porridge

Is this the most expensive porridge in Dublin?

Eight quid. For porridge.

# dalkey - Monday 11 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Dalkey restaurant is doing 'cheeseburger spring rolls' and they look incredible Wanderlust

# dalkey - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

This iconic Dublin mansion will cost its next owner €10 million Property Porn This post contains images

# dalkey - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Dun Laoghaire residents protest against bus route cutbacks

People Before Profit Richard Boyd Barrett said residents across Dun Laoghaire are “absolutely furious” at the proposed cuts.

# dalkey - Thursday 28 May, 2015

What else could I get for... the €12 million pricetag on one of the most expensive homes in the country

We take a look at what €12 million would get you around the rest of the country.

# dalkey - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Here is our pick of properties from €250k… up to €1 million.

# dalkey - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Ana Hick's mother tells funeral: "She lit up everyone's lives"

The 18-year-old was laid to rest today.

# dalkey - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Teenager Ana Hick to be laid to rest in Dublin tomorrow

Ana will be deeply missed “by her heartbroken parents” the funeral listing says.

# dalkey - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

# dalkey - Thursday 19 February, 2015

What else could I get for the pricetag on this... €2 million defence tower in Dalkey

We take a loot at what around €2 million would get you around the rest of the country.

# dalkey - Thursday 5 February, 2015

What else could I get for… this €695,000 pricetag on this old school house

We take a look at what €695,000 could get you around the country.

# dalkey - Monday 19 January, 2015

This fireball tore across the night sky yesterday evening? Did you see it?

A photographer in Dalkey managed to capture this amazing shot over Dublin.

# dalkey - Sunday 1 June, 2014

€12m for a view of Dublin Bay? Sure, why not Eau De Riche This post contains images

€12m for a view of Dublin Bay? Sure, why not

Sorrento House is still for sale with a hefty price tag (but not as hefty as the €30m they were looking for in the boom…)

# dalkey - Friday 4 April, 2014

Raped aged 10, her baby murdered and dumped - Cynthia Owen demands 'justice for Noleen'

The 52-year-old says the original six-week garda investigation into the case that became known as the Dalkey ‘house of horrors’ was a sham. She’s calling for a full review.

# dalkey - Friday 6 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge How big do you think this Artane ESB bill is? Christmas Lights

How big do you think this Artane ESB bill is?

You don’t even have your tree up yet, do you?

# dalkey - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Delays on DART services because of vandalism to overhead lines

Services have now been restored following an earlier suspension.

# dalkey - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Dramatic-looking fire at Killiney Hill not thought to be serious

Dublin Fire Brigade say they haven’t dispatched any units to the scene, and that it may be a low-level gorse fire.

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