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#Delays

# delays - Thursday 3 August, 2017

'Are we ever going to get home?': Delays at European airport left family of six stranded overnight
# Tightened Security
# Tightened Security

'Are we ever going to get home?': Delays at European airport left family of six stranded overnight

Aug 3rd 2017, 1:56 PM 46,209 Views 97 Comments

A new EU regulation introduced in March has led to tighter border control in European airports.

# delays - Friday 28 July, 2017

Going to Croker next weekend? Luas works mean you should 'avoid the city centre completely'
# Significant Disruption
# Significant Disruption

Going to Croker next weekend? Luas works mean you should 'avoid the city centre completely'

Jul 28th 2017, 2:21 PM 22,806 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí say that members of the public should only use public transport to access the city centre next bank holiday weekend.

# delays - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Legal aid to be restricted in family law cases
# Delays
# Delays

Legal aid to be restricted in family law cases

Jul 27th 2017, 10:25 AM 14,302 Views 35 Comments

The Legal Aid Board says it’s forced to make the changes because of budgetary constraints.

# delays - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

An extra 975 SNAs will be allocated to schools this September
# Numbers Boost
# Numbers Boost

An extra 975 SNAs will be allocated to schools this September

Jul 5th 2017, 6:58 PM 11,537 Views 24 Comments

Some 864 assistants will be allocated in the coming days.

# delays - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Tractor ploughing through level crossing in Kildare causes major delays for commuters
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Tractor ploughing through level crossing in Kildare causes major delays for commuters

Jun 22nd 2017, 9:10 PM 46,601 Views 52 Comments

There was massive disruption to services between Sligo and Maynooth this evening.

# delays - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Children aged three forced to wait two years for assessment, despite legal 3 month deadline
# Disability Act
# Disability Act

Children aged three forced to wait two years for assessment, despite legal 3 month deadline

Jun 7th 2017, 6:07 AM 12,256 Views 17 Comments

Early intervention is absolutely crucial to ensure that children with disabilities are properly looked after and have services provided for them.

# delays - Sunday 28 May, 2017

British Airways to resume flights following chaotic day but warns of 'knock-on disruption'
# It Failure
# It Failure

British Airways to resume flights following chaotic day but warns of 'knock-on disruption'

May 28th 2017, 8:48 AM 11,200 Views 7 Comments

All flights from London Heathrow and Gatwick were suspended yesterday following the delays.

# delays - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

The State is spending millions on the wages of gardaí who have been suspended
# Full Pay
# Full Pay

The State is spending millions on the wages of gardaí who have been suspended

Apr 19th 2017, 9:49 PM 26,684 Views 54 Comments

“The tax payer should not have to fund any more than is necessary,” said a GRA spokesperson.

# delays - Friday 31 March, 2017

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos
Live Mar 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos

Union boss urges secondary picketers to desist, says action not sanctioned
# Commuter Chaos
# Commuter Chaos

Union boss urges secondary picketers to desist, says action not sanctioned

Mar 31st 2017, 8:45 AM 21,645 Views 104 Comments

In a statement, Minister for Transport Shane Ross said he was “actively monitoring” the situation.

Chaos for commuters with severe disruption to Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services this morning
# Bus Eireann Strike
# Bus Eireann Strike

Chaos for commuters with severe disruption to Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services this morning

Mar 31st 2017, 7:24 AM 98,443 Views 214 Comments

The companies said it is due to “orchestrated picketing” associated with Bus Éireann strike.

# delays - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus could face delays as Bus Éireann strike comes to Leinster House
# Day 6
# Day 6

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus could face delays as Bus Éireann strike comes to Leinster House

Mar 29th 2017, 7:22 AM 26,982 Views 118 Comments

It has not yet been confirmed if rail and Dublin bus workers will attend today’s protest.

# delays - Friday 24 March, 2017

Major disruption to Irish Rail services as some workers refuse to pass Bus Éireann picket
# Update
# Update

Major disruption to Irish Rail services as some workers refuse to pass Bus Éireann picket

Mar 24th 2017, 12:00 PM 39,792 Views 123 Comments

There are significant effects for services in Cork, in particular.

# delays - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Maynooth line trains delayed for up to an hour after truck crashes into bridge
# Truck Strike
# Truck Strike

Maynooth line trains delayed for up to an hour after truck crashes into bridge

Mar 23rd 2017, 6:04 PM 19,936 Views 10 Comments

Crews have removed some rock from the rail line.

Man arrested after pulling Luas emergency lever causing injury to passengers
# Public Order Incident
# Public Order Incident

Man arrested after pulling Luas emergency lever causing injury to passengers

Mar 23rd 2017, 9:50 AM 26,608 Views 28 Comments

There are delays on the tram service this morning as a result.

# delays - Monday 6 March, 2017

Backlog at WRC means people are waiting up to 4 years for employment cases to be heard
# Left In Limbo
# Left In Limbo

Backlog at WRC means people are waiting up to 4 years for employment cases to be heard

Mar 6th 2017, 6:20 AM 11,443 Views 9 Comments

One woman has been waiting four years to have her case heard at the Equality Tribunal.

# delays - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Two separate multi-vehicle crashes on N25 just 15 minutes apart
# Delays
# Delays

Two separate multi-vehicle crashes on N25 just 15 minutes apart

Feb 9th 2017, 9:11 AM 20,510 Views 11 Comments

No serious injuries have been reported.

# delays - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Pedestrian knocked down and killed by articulated lorry on M50
# Fatal Crash
# Fatal Crash

Pedestrian knocked down and killed by articulated lorry on M50

Jan 4th 2017, 8:30 PM 112,922 Views 81 Comments

The M50 operators have urged motorists to avoid the area if possible.

# delays - Monday 14 November, 2016

Trains running again on Maynooth line after man struck and killed
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Trains running again on Maynooth line after man struck and killed

Nov 14th 2016, 3:57 PM 50,832 Views 33 Comments

Services are running behind schedule.

# delays - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

CCTV footage catches a 4X4 pulling down the gates at a level crossing

CCTV footage catches a 4X4 pulling down the gates at a level crossing

Oct 12th 2016, 9:55 AM 30,008 Views 26 Comments

The incident happened in Barberstown, Co Kildare.

# delays - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Significant delays at Belfast Airport after plane gets stuck on runway
# Suspended Flights
# Suspended Flights

Significant delays at Belfast Airport after plane gets stuck on runway

Oct 4th 2016, 9:46 AM 10,033 Views 7 Comments

All flights were suspended, but the airport is now taking inbound aircraft.

# delays - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters who locked themselves together on London runway arrested
# London City Airport
# London City Airport

Black Lives Matter protesters who locked themselves together on London runway arrested

Sep 6th 2016, 11:56 AM 27,679 Views 167 Comments

A Cityjet flight that was due to arrive in Dublin at 8am was cancelled.

# delays - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Ambulances taking over an hour to hand over patients and get back on the road
# Delays
# Delays

Ambulances taking over an hour to hand over patients and get back on the road

Aug 17th 2016, 1:23 PM 12,030 Views 23 Comments

The delays in turnaround times are being blamed on overcrowding issues in hospitals.

# delays - Monday 25 July, 2016

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks

Jul 25th 2016, 12:02 PM 24,349 Views 23 Comments

Holidaymakers were stuck for over 15 hours in their cars at the port of Dover yesterday due to heightened entry checks by French border police.

# delays - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Traffic gridlock in Dublin on hottest day as Port Tunnel closes and bus breaks down
# Bumper To Bumper
# Bumper To Bumper

Traffic gridlock in Dublin on hottest day as Port Tunnel closes and bus breaks down

Jul 19th 2016, 7:27 PM 29,944 Views 33 Comments

One side of the tunnel has reopened as delays of up to an hour were reported.

# delays - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Irish travellers hoping to avoid worst of major European flight disruption
# Grounded
# Grounded

Irish travellers hoping to avoid worst of major European flight disruption

Apr 27th 2016, 10:26 AM 29,177 Views 18 Comments

Air traffic staff in the country will be on strike today.

# delays - Friday 12 February, 2016

Heading home? Services on the DART line going north are not running
# No Fun
# No Fun

Heading home? Services on the DART line going north are not running

Feb 12th 2016, 5:40 PM 20,670 Views 26 Comments

Expect delays.

# delays - Monday 1 February, 2016

Major delays from Heuston Station as male teenager hit on rail line in Co Kildare
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Major delays from Heuston Station as male teenager hit on rail line in Co Kildare

Feb 1st 2016, 6:18 PM 34,158 Views 22 Comments

The teenage boy was hit by a train on the western line at Newbridge just before 4pm this afternoon.

# delays - Monday 11 January, 2016

Major delays on the M50 after cement lorry overturns
# Diversions
# Diversions

Major delays on the M50 after cement lorry overturns

Jan 11th 2016, 3:19 PM 37,561 Views 27 Comments

Hydraulic fluid has leaked onto the road creating a hazard.

# delays - Sunday 1 November, 2015

The foggy weather is causing flight disruption and it's likely to last until the morning
# Delays
# Delays

The foggy weather is causing flight disruption and it's likely to last until the morning

Nov 1st 2015, 7:59 PM 30,516 Views 27 Comments

Dublin Airport and UK airports are reporting delays.

# delays - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Significant delays to Dart services as truck hits level crossing barriers
# Ballsbridge
# Ballsbridge

Significant delays to Dart services as truck hits level crossing barriers

Oct 13th 2015, 8:51 AM 15,510 Views 33 Comments

Dublin Bus is accepting all valid rail tickets as it is unclear when the track will be cleared.

# delays - Monday 28 September, 2015

Train and Dart services affected by fire
# Delays
# Delays

Train and Dart services affected by fire

Sep 28th 2015, 11:28 AM 32,186 Views 10 Comments

The Drogheda, Belfast and Maynooth train lines were affected.

# delays - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Google's 'make-it-yourself' smartphone has been delayed because of a major snag
# Oh There Goes Gravity
# Oh There Goes Gravity

Google's 'make-it-yourself' smartphone has been delayed because of a major snag

Aug 20th 2015, 11:21 AM 11,174 Views 12 Comments

It looks like it’s not a fan of falling.

# delays - Monday 13 July, 2015

Delays to Irish flights after protesters occupy Heathrow runway
# Take Note
# Take Note

Delays to Irish flights after protesters occupy Heathrow runway

Jul 13th 2015, 11:06 AM 13,238 Views 22 Comments

Services have been disrupted by a runway demonstration.

# delays - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Drive through Dublin city centre? Expect major delays from next month...
# The Luas
# The Luas

Drive through Dublin city centre? Expect major delays from next month...

Jul 8th 2015, 8:22 PM 21,450 Views 18 Comments

This is due to track being laid for the Luas Cross City.

# delays - Friday 8 May, 2015

There is a car on fire on the N11
# Delays
# Delays

There is a car on fire on the N11

May 8th 2015, 5:51 PM 31,602 Views 28 Comments

This incident has happened just after the Brewery Road junction.

# delays - Friday 1 May, 2015

How are you getting around? Travel disruption widespread as bus drivers strike
# Delays
# Delays

How are you getting around? Travel disruption widespread as bus drivers strike

May 1st 2015, 11:03 PM 36,941 Views 83 Comments

Did the strike action impact your day?

# delays - Monday 16 March, 2015

Planes forced to momentarily delay landing at Dublin after dog wanders on to runway
# Woof Landing
# Woof Landing

Planes forced to momentarily delay landing at Dublin after dog wanders on to runway

Mar 16th 2015, 9:51 AM 18,383 Views 27 Comments

Planes have been forced into a holding pattern while the dog is rounded up.

# delays - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Getting your NCT soon? Good news. More inspectors are working than ever before
# No Delay
# No Delay

Getting your NCT soon? Good news. More inspectors are working than ever before

Jan 28th 2015, 7:15 AM 8,253 Views 45 Comments

There have been criticisms about delays, but the RSA says appointments are available.

# delays - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

No injuries after five car pile up on M50 last night
# Delays
# Delays

No injuries after five car pile up on M50 last night

Jan 27th 2015, 8:40 AM 26,867 Views 49 Comments

AA Roadwatch reported delays this morning.