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#Dublin Mountains

# dublin-mountains - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Dublin Fire Brigade battles gorse fire in Dublin Mountains

The fire service said a strong breeze is driving the smoke over a wide area.

# dublin-mountains - Monday 25 May, 2020

Nine forests in Dublin mountains to be upgraded for recreational use

The forests have been managed by Coillte primarily for commercial purposes to date

# dublin-mountains - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Warning issued over 'reckless' quad bikers posing threat to public in Wicklow mountains

The Department of Heritage says this activity is a “scourge to upland habitats”.

# dublin-mountains - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Council claims controversial visitor centre near Hell Fire Club will not harm protected wildlife and habitats

The visitor centre is strongly opposed by many local residents and environmental groups.

# dublin-mountains - Monday 16 July, 2018

Dublin man jailed for attempting to murder teen at Hell Fire Club

Michael Corbett was sentenced to nine years in prison but six of them were suspended.

# dublin-mountains - Saturday 14 July, 2018

'A minority spoiling it for everyone': Increase in rubbish left in Dublin and Wicklow mountains during hot spell

Volunteers who have been clearing the litter have found whole campsites left behind by people who stayed overnight.

# dublin-mountains - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Defence Forces called in as fire crews battle blazes in Co Wicklow

Top temperatures across the country have ranged between 26 and 30 degrees today, according to Met Éireann.

Family stage escape as car engulfed in flames in Dublin Mountains heather fire

A TV3 cameraman came to their aid as they emerged from thick smoke.

# dublin-mountains - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Giant 'No' sign removed from Dublin Mountains, says pro-life group

The sign was taken down after the land owner received a number of concerned calls.

# dublin-mountains - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

The Wind Phone art project in the Dublin Mountains has been destroyed

The phone booth has been destroyed after just weeks of being installed by a Dublin-based art group.

# dublin-mountains - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

These new pics show what the controversial Hell Fire Club visitor centre would look like

Plans have been officially lodged with An Bord Pleanála.

# dublin-mountains - Friday 26 May, 2017

'What the f**k do you think we're here for?': Woman says Tinder date raped her in mountains

The woman said the accused left her on an isolated rural road before returning and raping her.

# dublin-mountains - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Coillte defends controversial Hellfire Club project

Coillte said the development will bring the Dublin mountains to life for many of the city’s residents

# dublin-mountains - Monday 13 February, 2017

Watch: Motorists warned to stay away from Sally Gap due to snowy conditions

The road is currently impassable.

# dublin-mountains - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Cause of last night's gorse fire on the Dublin Mountains unknown

The blaze ran its course and extinguished itself last night.

# dublin-mountains - Monday 12 December, 2016

'It's complete madness': Two Dublin councillors want a cable car from Tallaght to the Hellfire Club

Two south Dublin councillors say that it would be “a great asset to the county and it would encourage visitors who don’t drive to visit the area”.

# dublin-mountains - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Dog which ran away after its owner was killed at the Dublin mountains has been found dead

Fia had been missing since Michael McCoy lost his life last month.

# dublin-mountains - Sunday 14 August, 2016

'We need a directly elected mayor to deliver for Dublin. But not someone like Boris'.

In a wide-ranging interview, Fianna Fáil’s Dublin spokesman John Lahart talks about a mayor for the capital, being a psychotherapist, and repealing the Eighth.

# dublin-mountains - Friday 13 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge Here's why this pub in the Dublin mountains is just the best place to be on a sunny day The Blue Light

# dublin-mountains - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Multiple units of Dublin Fire Brigade tackling gorse blaze on Three Rock

There are reports of homes being evacuated in the area.

# dublin-mountains - Sunday 10 January, 2016

# dublin-mountains - Friday 4 September, 2015

Dublin Mountains might be getting a restaurant

… and a few other upgrades to attract tourists.

# dublin-mountains - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

# dublin-mountains - Friday 17 April, 2015

Firefighters tackled blazes in Dublin and Wicklow overnight

A busy night for fire crews in the east.

# dublin-mountains - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Elaine O'Hara: 120 statements taken, 1600 hours of CCTV footage seized

Gardaí are continuing to conduct a fingertip search of the Kilakee Mountains, where Elaine O’Hara’s remains were found.

# dublin-mountains - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Remains in Dublin Mountains are those of missing Elaine O’Hara

The 36-year-old Dublin woman has been missing since August last year.

# dublin-mountains - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Post-mortem on skeletal remains to take place today

The body has been removed and taken to the state morgue.

# dublin-mountains - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Human remains found in Dublin Mountains

Gardaí are investigating after a walker found skeletal remains on a mountain in Rathfarnham last night.

# dublin-mountains - Friday 26 July, 2013

Coast Guard rescues man after bike fall in Dublin Mountains

The 25-year-old was cycling when he fell and broke his leg near Ticknock

# dublin-mountains - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Skull found in Dublin mountains being examined for clues

The human skull was found in a field near Tallaght.

# dublin-mountains - Monday 9 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know this morning…