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# diversions - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Major diversions in place as over 22,000 people set to take part in Dublin Marathon

Some public transport services will also be affected.

# diversions - Friday 11 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested and released after chaining themselves to gates of Leinster House

Dozens of gardaí formed a human chain around protestors as their locks were cut off the gate looking onto Merrion Square.

# diversions - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Jet diverts to Dublin after suffering engine problem over Atlantic

The Boeing 787-900 Dreamliner jet was about 100 kilometres off the south-west coast when the crew declared an emergency at around 1.30pm.

# diversions - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Man in his 70s killed and another man airlifted to hospital following serious collision in Louth

A 15-year-old was also taken to hospital following the incident.

# diversions - 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.

# diversions - 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.

# diversions - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon

Some public transport services will also be affected.

# diversions - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Number of flights diverted from Dublin Airport due to fog

Dublin Airport tweeted this evening that it was open and fully operational but that a small number of aircraft had been diverted due to dense fog.

# diversions - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

From today, permanent diversions are in place on Dublin's Dawson Street

Permanent road diversions are being put in place to make room for the new cross-city Luas line.

# diversions - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

12 flights diverted from Dublin Airport last night due to severe fog

Runway maintenance also contributed to the diversions to Shannon and Liverpool.

# diversions - Monday 11 January, 2016

Major delays on the M50 after cement lorry overturns

Hydraulic fluid has leaked onto the road creating a hazard.

# diversions - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

One person injured in multi-car collision in Longford

Diversions are in place.

# diversions - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Major traffic delays after three car crash on the N7

Motorists are advised to take an alternative route if possible.

# diversions - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Man dies after car hits a bus in Donegal

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene after his car hit a bus on the Ballybofey to Donegal Road this morning.

# diversions - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

High winds disrupt flights at Dublin and Cork airport

Passengers have been advised to check the status of their flights with their airlines.

# diversions - Friday 18 January, 2013

Viable device found in ‘suspicious package’ in postal sorting office

The device was found earlier today and the PSNI closed off six surrounding roads during the security alert.

# diversions - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Two incidents involving Luas in Dublin city centre

Five people, including the driver of one Luas, have been taken to hospital with non life threatening injuries.

# diversions - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to serious Cork crash

A 26-year-old woman was seriously injured when the car she was driving collided with a 4×4 in Cobh.

# diversions - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Dublin Bus changes routes over 'anti-social behaviour'

The 13 and the 122 have been affected.

# diversions - Monday 8 October, 2012

Truck driver killed in Wicklow crash

The accident happened around 2 kilometres from Jack Whites Inn on the N11 road.

# diversions - Friday 18 May, 2012

THE SOUTHBOUND LANES of the M8 motorway have been closed due to an oil spillage on the road.

The closure affects the whole area between Junction 3 near Abbeyleix, Co Laois and Junction 8 near Cashel, Co Tipperary. It’s expected the road will be closed for a number of hours.

Diversions are in place and motorists have been advised to use alternative routes.

# diversions - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Traffic and Luas disruptions after fire closes Dublin’s Harcourt Street Disruption This post contains images

Traffic and Luas disruptions after fire closes Dublin’s Harcourt Street

Motorists are advised to avoid the area after a fire broke out in a building towards the top end of the the Dublin street.

# diversions - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Defence Forces investigates suspicious device at the Phoenix Park

Motorists are advised that diversions are in place around the area this morning.

# diversions - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Large fire damages derelict building on Dublin's Camden Street

Firefighters and Gardaí were on the scene after the fire broke out early this morning.

# diversions - Saturday 28 January, 2012

19-year-old woman killed in Galway road accident

Two other people were injured in the single vehicle road traffic collision in Galway city early this morning.

# diversions - Friday 19 August, 2011

Cyclist injured and Dublin road closed after collision

Merrion Road is currently closed in both directions with diversions in place.