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# delays - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Mercy hospital in Cork asks 'non-urgent' cases to go elsewhere after surge in people attending ED

Patients who do attend the emergency department are likely to experience delays.

# delays - Sunday 31 May, 2020

Trump says he will delay G7 summit to Autumn and invite other countries to join

Trump said he would like to invite Russia, South Korea, Australia and India to the group.

# delays - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Automated text message system for negative Covid-19 results should be in place by end of week

Dr Cillian de Gascun has said work on automation and computer systems should help reduce turnaround times.

# delays - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Concerns over fall in cancer referrals and operation cancellations during Covid-19 crisis

GP referrals for suspected cancer cases have dropped by more than a half.

# delays - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Iowa caucus results majorly delayed due to 'quality checks' and new reporting rules

The Democratic Party said the problem was not a result of a “hack or an intrusion”.

# delays - Friday 13 December, 2019

Knock-on delays expected as rail services resume at Tara Street Station

Services were suspended while emergency services dealt with a “trespasser” on the tracks.

# delays - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Delays on M1 motorway as emergency services attend multiple collisions

Emergency services are dealing with a number of collisions on the M1 this morning.

# delays - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Disruption to Red Line Luas services due to car on tracks - again

No services are operating between Heuston and Blackhorse due to the incident at Rialto.

# delays - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Significant delays to Luas Green Line this morning after technical fault

“We apologise for any inconvenience caused,” Luas said.

# delays - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Commuters facing delays on Luas Red Line this morning due to technical faults

Luas tickets are being accepted on Dublin Bus this morning.

# delays - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Harris says National Children's Hospital will open as planned in 2023, despite reported delays

The project has been mired in controversy over spiralling costs.

# delays - Saturday 17 August, 2019

'Absolutely unacceptable': Teachers unsure of when they'll be paid after starting new jobs

Concerns have been raised about the length of time it takes to process teachers’ appointments.

# delays - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Delays to Luas Green line after power failure

There is a “very limited” service currently operating between Parnell and Brides Glen.

# delays - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Traffic delays expected this weekend as M7 diversions kick in

The speed limit will be reduced to 25km/hr in some parts.

# delays - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Delays expected along M7 as diversions kick in this weekend

The speed limit will be reduced to 25km/hr in some parts.

# delays - Friday 22 March, 2019

Man (60s) and woman (30s) killed in two-car crash in Dublin

The crash occurred at around 6.30am in the north Dublin area.

# delays - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Trains not stopping at Portarlington Station due to fire in nearby building

There are currently bus transfers operating between Portarlington and Portlaoise stations.

# delays - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Delays to Luas Red Line after car collides with tram

Commuters should expect heavy delays.

# delays - Friday 8 March, 2019

Train delays at Heuston station after power lines fall onto tracks at Kildare

The power line has now been cleared.

# delays - Monday 25 February, 2019

Rail service resumes following delays at Dublin's Heuston station

The delays were due to a train failure between Sallins and Newbridge station.

# delays - Monday 18 February, 2019

Delays of 30-45 minutes to trains going to and from Heuston due to vandalism

Newbridge to Grand Canal Dock train services are operating from/to Hazelhatch as a result.

# delays - Monday 4 February, 2019

Several train services delayed after major signal fault

All Dart and Commuter services were stopped for a period this evening.

# delays - Friday 25 January, 2019

CervicalCheck support group says smear test delays are 'totally unacceptable'

Women are having to wait an average of 22 weeks to receive their results, and thousands of tests need to be redone.

# delays - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Dublin Airport fined €600,000 over security queue delays

There were four breaches of the maximum security queue time target in 2018.

# delays - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Delayed rollout of local CCTV cameras across the country criticised

Only 20 local CCTV schemes have received government funding despite €1 million being available.

# delays - Monday 24 December, 2018

Police admit there is a possibility that no drones hovered over Gatwick Airport

Police are scrambling for answers after releasing their only suspects in the Gatwick Airport drone mystery.

# delays - Thursday 6 December, 2018

'Significant delays' to Dart as lorry drives through barrier at level crossing

Irish Rail released CCTV footage from the Serpentine level crossing at Sandymount in south Dublin.

# delays - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Major disruption to Heuston train services following tragic incident

Several trains were cancelled and a number of other services are severely delayed.

# delays - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

'Medicinal cannabis can be made available in Ireland early next year if a push is made by the department'

Officials travelled to Denmark to help sort out Ireland’s problem in sourcing medicinal cannabis last week.

Experiencing public transport delays this week? Here's why

Fallen wet leaves, the end of the mid-term break and a rail service at capacity are among the reasons for service delays.

# delays - Friday 2 November, 2018

'We haven't crowned ourselves in glory': Apology to 5,000 people still waiting on Illness Benefit

People began to complain of delays in Illness Benefit payments back in August.

# delays - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Another delay for Metrolink as public consultation results pushed back

“We now expect to update stakeholders and hold the second non-statutory consultation early in the New Year.”

# delays - Thursday 18 October, 2018

'Unacceptable': Minister told Illness Benefit delays means some people have no money to buy food

Howlin said calls to the Social Protection helpline have been going unanswered.

# delays - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Very heavy traffic on N7 in both directions after truck overturns

It’s taking about an hour to get through the congestion.

# delays - Thursday 20 September, 2018

The Luas Green Line won't return to full service until tomorrow

“Extensive” damage was done to Luas overhead lines during Storm Ali.

# delays - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Traffic disruptions continue into the evening as a result of Storm Ali

Work crews have been attempting throughout the day to clear roads and rail lines across the country.

# delays - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Hundreds of customers still in dark as is up and running again

The website reappeared online last week.

# delays - Thursday 9 August, 2018

# delays - Friday 29 June, 2018

# delays - Thursday 28 June, 2018

'Very significant' damage and severe disruption after Dublin to Galway train hits herd of cows

The 15.35 Heuston to Galway train collided with 8 cattle.

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