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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Delays

All time
# Kildare
Delays expected along M7 as diversions kick in this weekend
The speed limit will be reduced to 25km/hr in some parts.
# Drumcondra
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
Trains not stopping at Portarlington Station due to fire in nearby building
There are currently bus transfers operating between Portarlington and Portlaoise stations.
# Jervis Street
Delays to Luas Red Line after car collides with tram
Commuters should expect heavy delays.
# Delays
Train delays at Heuston station after power lines fall onto tracks at Kildare
The power line has now been cleared.
# Delays
Rail service resumes following delays at Dublin's Heuston station
The delays were due to a train failure between Sallins and Newbridge station.
# Iarnród Éireann
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.
# Irish Rail
Several train services delayed after major signal fault
All Dart and Commuter services were stopped for a period this evening.
# repeat tests
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.
Dublin Airport fined €600,000 over security queue delays
There were four breaches of the maximum security queue time target in 2018.
# Security
Delayed rollout of local CCTV cameras across the country criticised
Only 20 local CCTV schemes have received government funding despite €1 million being available.
# back to square one
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.
# Sandymount
'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.
# Irish Rail
Major disruption to Heuston train services following tragic incident
Several trains were cancelled and a number of other services are severely delayed.
# Delays
'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.
# Delays
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.
# Illness Benefit
'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
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.”
# Social Protection
'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
Very heavy traffic on N7 in both directions after truck overturns
It’s taking about an hour to get through the congestion.
# Storm Damage
The Luas Green Line won't return to full service until tomorrow
“Extensive” damage was done to Luas overhead lines during Storm Ali.
# Delays
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.
# Liquidation
Hundreds of customers still in dark as is up and running again
The website reappeared online last week.
# Delays
Rail services suspended between Malahide and Clongriffin after bus hits railway bridge
The bus hit a bridge at Portmarnock.
# Traffic
Collision between coach and pedestrian on Dublin's Dame Street causes traffic delays in city
Emergency services are at the scene.
# Irish Rail
'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.
# Holiday Plans
A missed wedding and missed phone calls: Passport Office apologises for delays
It is “a matter of immense frustration” for staff that it’s taking longer than planned to process some applications, the Public Accounts Committee has been told.
# Irish Rail
'Significant delays' to services to Heuston after train hits metal bar on track
Inbound trains to Hueston are experiencing delays of up to 75 minutes.
# Delays
'Tragic incident' on Dart line causes trains to be stopped as concertgoers get stuck heading to Malahide Castle
‘Significant delays’ are being predicted by Irish Rail.
# Fire damage
Fire damage results in major DART disruption between Dalkey and Greystones all week
Today there will be no DART service between Bray and Greystones.
# kishoge
Delays remain on Irish Rail services after vandals break in and destroy signalling equipment
Delays of up to 90 minutes were expected this evening.
# when september comes
Carillion construction fallout: Wexford principal fearful new school may not be able to open in time
As the end of the term approaches, Loreto’s board of management and principal are getting increasingly worried.
# Wellington Quay
Gardaí investigating if car in four-vehicle crash on Dublin's south quays involved in two other collisions
One garda car was involved in the incident which occurred at 2.10pm on Wellington Quay.
# Delays
Plane with 139 people on board skids off runway causing chaos at Kathmandu airport
Nobody was hurt in the incident but hundreds of passengers had flights cancelled.
# low visibility
Delays at Dublin Airport over dense fog
Anybody using the airport is being advised to check with their airline before travelling.
# Delays
Flights to resume at Stansted Airport after bus fire forced cancellations
A shuttle bus was engulfed in flames outside the terminal building yesterday.
# Good Friday
Major disruption to Easter rail services starts today. Here's what you need to know
All passengers are advised to check the Irish Rail website for details about the services on their route today.
# Delays
Mechanical fault causing significant delays to train services at Heuston Station
The delays have been caused by a mechanical fault on a train at Newbridge.
# Back in action
Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin
The fault also caused significant delays to train services.
# Delays
'Aisling's curve is now 70%': Minister says waiting four years for scoliosis surgery is too long
Aisling Corcoran had steel rods removed from her back in 2014.