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Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Dublin Mountains

Last year
2022
# Courts
Family call for change of Garda policy on access to accident scenes following son's death
‘It’s made it more difficult to understand how the accident happened,’ the boy’s father said.
All time
# Glencullen
Dublin Fire Brigade battles gorse fire in Dublin Mountains
The fire service said a strong breeze is driving the smoke over a wide area.
# coillte
Nine forests in Dublin mountains to be upgraded for recreational use
The forests have been managed by Coillte primarily for commercial purposes to date
# flouting restrictions
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
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.
# hellfire club
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.
# Litter
'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.
# Kilmacanogue
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.
# Dublin Mountains
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.
# Referendum
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.
# fón gaoithe
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
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
'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
Coillte defends controversial Hellfire Club project
Coillte said the development will bring the Dublin mountains to life for many of the city’s residents
# Brrr
Watch: Motorists warned to stay away from Sally Gap due to snowy conditions
The road is currently impassable.
# Blaze
Cause of last night's gorse fire on the Dublin Mountains unknown
The blaze ran its course and extinguished itself last night.
# pie in the sky
'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”.
# find fia
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.
# total mayor
'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.
# the blue light
Here's why this pub in the Dublin mountains is just the best place to be on a sunny day
Some views.
# Dublin Mountains
Multiple units of Dublin Fire Brigade tackling gorse blaze on Three Rock
There are reports of homes being evacuated in the area.
# on the treeless hills
Watch: Drone footage of the Dublin mountains carpeted with a layer of fresh fluffy snow
White as far as the eye can see.
# hello tourists
Dublin Mountains might be getting a restaurant
… and a few other upgrades to attract tourists.
Earthquake strikes in Wales (and shakes Ireland a tiny bit)
A teeny tiny bit.
# Up All Night
Firefighters tackled blazes in Dublin and Wicklow overnight
A busy night for fire crews in the east.
# Dublin
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.
# CONFIRMED
Remains in Dublin Mountains are those of missing Elaine O’Hara
The 36-year-old Dublin woman has been missing since August last year.
# Human Remains
Post-mortem on skeletal remains to take place today
The body has been removed and taken to the state morgue.
# Remains
Human remains found in Dublin Mountains
Gardaí are investigating after a walker found skeletal remains on a mountain in Rathfarnham last night.
# Rescue
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
# grisly find
Skull found in Dublin mountains being examined for clues
The human skull was found in a field near Tallaght.