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#Dublin Port

# dublin-port - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

€4.5 million worth of cigarettes found at Dublin Port in container marked 'tyres'
# Revenue
# Revenue

€4.5 million worth of cigarettes found at Dublin Port in container marked 'tyres'

Oct 25th 2017, 10:54 AM 11,667 Views 43 Comments

9.6 million cigarettes were seized.

# dublin-port - Monday 23 October, 2017

Over 700 unsafe Halloween products destroyed
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Over 700 unsafe Halloween products destroyed

Oct 23rd 2017, 5:37 PM 11,191 Views 14 Comments

The products were seized at Dublin Port and were destroyed when it was found that they did not meet the required safety standards.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Fears for Dublin Bay porpoises as work starts on dredging Port of one million tonnes of material
# On Porpoise
# On Porpoise

Fears for Dublin Bay porpoises as work starts on dredging Port of one million tonnes of material

Sep 13th 2017, 6:05 AM 15,532 Views 25 Comments

It’s estimated there are around 300 porpoises in Dublin Bay.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Revenue seized four puppies from couple headed to the UK at Dublin Port today
# Puppy Trade
# Puppy Trade

Revenue seized four puppies from couple headed to the UK at Dublin Port today

Jul 19th 2017, 8:33 PM 24,065 Views 10 Comments

The four were discovered during a routine search of a vehicle.

# dublin-port - Thursday 13 July, 2017

X-ray scanner used again as Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €3.5 million at Dublin Port
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

X-ray scanner used again as Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €3.5 million at Dublin Port

Jul 13th 2017, 5:07 PM 10,288 Views 49 Comments

Revenue has seized almost 15 million cigarettes that had been smuggled into Ireland in the last two weeks.

# dublin-port - Thursday 6 July, 2017

8 million smuggled cigarettes found in a container marked 'clothing'
# Revenue
# Revenue

8 million smuggled cigarettes found in a container marked 'clothing'

Jul 6th 2017, 10:32 PM 13,492 Views 22 Comments

The cigarettes had a retail value of €4 million and would have represented a loss of €2.9 million to the Exchequer.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

€730,000 worth of cannabis found at Dublin Port concealed in truck carrying farm machinery
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

€730,000 worth of cannabis found at Dublin Port concealed in truck carrying farm machinery

Jul 5th 2017, 8:21 PM 15,276 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí said the Revenue’s new mobile x-ray scanner was crucial to the detection of the drugs.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

These dogs were seized today at Dublin Port because they had no passports
# Dog Days
# Dog Days

These dogs were seized today at Dublin Port because they had no passports

Jul 4th 2017, 5:31 PM 18,770 Views 13 Comments

A follow up investigation is now underway.

From an old Guinness boat to herding cattle: Capturing life at Dublin Port
# Down Memory Lane
# Down Memory Lane

From an old Guinness boat to herding cattle: Capturing life at Dublin Port

Jul 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,890 Views 0 Comments

More than 30 aspiring artists from Dublin will see their artwork displayed in the Hugh Lane Gallery as part of a new project.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Two men arrested as gardaí seize cocaine and cannabis worth €1.2 million
# Meath
# Meath

Two men arrested as gardaí seize cocaine and cannabis worth €1.2 million

Jun 27th 2017, 4:51 PM 16,121 Views 4 Comments

The drugs were seized when a vehicle was stopped and searched in Slane on Saturday.

# dublin-port - Thursday 15 June, 2017

This giant x-ray machine will be scanning suspicious cargo trucks at Dublin Port
# Nothing To Declare
# Nothing To Declare

This giant x-ray machine will be scanning suspicious cargo trucks at Dublin Port

Jun 15th 2017, 6:25 PM 17,695 Views 24 Comments

And some very clever sniffer dogs will be helping out too.

# dublin-port - Thursday 1 June, 2017

One arrest after pleasure boat 'driven erratically' near ferry at Dublin Port
# Liffey
# Liffey

One arrest after pleasure boat 'driven erratically' near ferry at Dublin Port

Jun 1st 2017, 9:21 AM 21,165 Views 24 Comments

Gardaí and RNLI units attended the scene this morning.

# dublin-port - Friday 5 May, 2017

This puppy was one of three found in the back of a van at Dublin Port yesterday
# BORIS THE DOG
# BORIS THE DOG

This puppy was one of three found in the back of a van at Dublin Port yesterday

May 5th 2017, 5:49 PM 12,772 Views 9 Comments

The three dogs are now in the care of the DSPCA.

# dublin-port - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Gardaí seized more puppies at Dublin Port last night
# Illegal Export
# Illegal Export

Gardaí seized more puppies at Dublin Port last night

Apr 2nd 2017, 4:03 PM 33,534 Views 18 Comments

The majority of the puppies are Labrador/Collie cross and are just 10 weeks old.

# dublin-port - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Over 780 litres of smuggled wine seized at Dublin Port
# Red Or White?
# Red Or White?

Over 780 litres of smuggled wine seized at Dublin Port

Feb 9th 2017, 4:48 PM 15,588 Views 35 Comments

This seizure is part of operations targeting the illegal importation, supply and sale of alcohol in ‘the shadow economy’.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Celtic Tiger's Metro North likely to be fast-tracked
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Celtic Tiger's Metro North likely to be fast-tracked

Jan 31st 2017, 7:36 PM 35,900 Views 104 Comments

Dublin Port and Dublin Airport are also tipped to benefit from increased capital expenditure.

# dublin-port - Saturday 21 January, 2017

No arrests made as cannabis worth €37.5 million found in tractor parts
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

No arrests made as cannabis worth €37.5 million found in tractor parts

Jan 21st 2017, 1:22 PM 23,839 Views 69 Comments

This one seizure at Dublin Port is larger than the total amount seized in 2015 and 2016 combined.

# dublin-port - Friday 20 January, 2017

Massive drugs seizure: Gardaí and customs net cannabis worth €37.5 million
# Seizure
# Seizure

Massive drugs seizure: Gardaí and customs net cannabis worth €37.5 million

Jan 20th 2017, 7:50 PM 40,519 Views 89 Comments

The seizure happened at 2pm this afternoon.

# dublin-port - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Thirteen puppies destined for UK market seized at Dublin Port
# Puppy Farms
# Puppy Farms

Thirteen puppies destined for UK market seized at Dublin Port

Dec 18th 2016, 2:09 PM 14,832 Views 23 Comments

The puppies, seized yesterday, will not be rehomed before Christmas, the DSPCA has said.

# dublin-port - Friday 25 November, 2016

€300k worth of cigarettes seized at Dublin Port were registered as "cleaning products"
# Dirty Habit
# Dirty Habit

€300k worth of cigarettes seized at Dublin Port were registered as "cleaning products"

Nov 25th 2016, 7:53 PM 8,785 Views 16 Comments

The 600,000 cigarettes were seized in Dublin Port today by Revenue.

# dublin-port - Sunday 20 November, 2016

'Quiet, hungry' puppies shipped from Dublin Port will soon need new homes
# Puppy Farms
# Puppy Farms

'Quiet, hungry' puppies shipped from Dublin Port will soon need new homes

Nov 20th 2016, 8:15 PM 24,390 Views 14 Comments

The puppies were seized in Holyhead and returned to Dublin, where they are now being cared for in temporary foster homes.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Nearly 100 puppies sent from Dublin Port have been seized in the UK
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

Nearly 100 puppies sent from Dublin Port have been seized in the UK

Nov 15th 2016, 4:07 PM 18,964 Views 22 Comments

The DSPCA said all the animals have been returned to Ireland and are currently receiving veterinary treatment.

# dublin-port - Friday 16 September, 2016

Designer puppies rescued from horsebox and van at Dublin Port
# We Want Them
# We Want Them

Designer puppies rescued from horsebox and van at Dublin Port

Sep 16th 2016, 3:36 PM 28,170 Views 30 Comments

The dogs will now be looking for new homes.

# dublin-port - Friday 2 September, 2016

Gardaí rescue five Pomeranian puppies from van on way to England
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Gardaí rescue five Pomeranian puppies from van on way to England

Sep 2nd 2016, 12:58 PM 18,976 Views 27 Comments

The van was seized for no insurance.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

DSPCA slams 'horrific' puppy trafficking after 23 dogs are seized at Dublin Port
# England Bound
# England Bound

DSPCA slams 'horrific' puppy trafficking after 23 dogs are seized at Dublin Port

Aug 23rd 2016, 3:04 PM 13,599 Views 22 Comments

The dogs are receiving veterinary care, after being found by gardaí.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Gardaí rescue 14 puppies from boot of car at Dublin Port
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

Gardaí rescue 14 puppies from boot of car at Dublin Port

Aug 3rd 2016, 6:35 PM 19,767 Views 51 Comments

The pups were set to be smuggled out of the country without pet passports or valid travel documents.

# dublin-port - Friday 22 July, 2016

Man fined €4,000 for illegally smuggling 88 puppies through Dublin Port
# Puppy Farms
# Puppy Farms

Man fined €4,000 for illegally smuggling 88 puppies through Dublin Port

Jul 22nd 2016, 6:00 AM 20,573 Views 31 Comments

It is the first conviction of its kind under new legislation.

# dublin-port - Friday 3 June, 2016

Traffic delays expected as East Link bridge comes up to let the tall ships through
# Bank Holiday
# Bank Holiday

Traffic delays expected as East Link bridge comes up to let the tall ships through

Jun 3rd 2016, 6:02 AM 15,596 Views 23 Comments

Dublin Port Riverfest takes place this weekend and the ships are the star attraction.

# dublin-port - Thursday 26 May, 2016

The Disney Magic cruise ship just docked in Dublin and it's Donald Duck-ing huge
# Taking The Mickey
# Taking The Mickey

The Disney Magic cruise ship just docked in Dublin and it's Donald Duck-ing huge

May 26th 2016, 9:46 AM 42,853 Views 27 Comments

Céad míle fáilte.

# dublin-port - Friday 22 April, 2016

Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €1.9m and steroids worth €30k
# Not Rice Cakes
# Not Rice Cakes

Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €1.9m and steroids worth €30k

Apr 22nd 2016, 6:49 PM 11,392 Views 10 Comments

Two men have been arrested in relation to the steroid seizure.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Five men detained after jumping out of trailer at Dublin Port
# Irish Ferries
# Irish Ferries

Five men detained after jumping out of trailer at Dublin Port

Feb 16th 2016, 9:56 AM 28,076 Views 86 Comments

The five men are believed to be illegal immigrants from Afghanistan.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Pics: Two million cigarettes from Vietnam described as 'wood pellets' seized at Dublin Port
# Jim
# Jim

Pics: Two million cigarettes from Vietnam described as 'wood pellets' seized at Dublin Port

Feb 10th 2016, 9:12 PM 15,261 Views 24 Comments

Investigations are continuing with a view to prosecution.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

18 pups found in car boot at Dublin Port, one fighting for his life
# Illegal Trade
# Illegal Trade

18 pups found in car boot at Dublin Port, one fighting for his life

Jan 12th 2016, 9:49 AM 26,063 Views 22 Comments

The DSPCA said Ireland is the puppy farm capital of Europe.

# dublin-port - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Large amount of cocaine intercepted at Dublin Port
# White Christmas
# White Christmas

Large amount of cocaine intercepted at Dublin Port

Dec 24th 2015, 3:09 PM 14,595 Views 15 Comments

A 51-year-old man has been arrested.

# dublin-port - Monday 30 November, 2015

Cigarettes and booze seized ahead of busy black market Christmas
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Cigarettes and booze seized ahead of busy black market Christmas

Nov 30th 2015, 5:16 PM 16,323 Views 23 Comments

The contraband was found on a Romanian bus.

# dublin-port - Saturday 7 November, 2015

This timelapse video of a Dublin landmark's restoration is strangely hypnotic
# Strange Contraption
# Strange Contraption

This timelapse video of a Dublin landmark's restoration is strangely hypnotic

Nov 7th 2015, 11:15 AM 19,630 Views 10 Comments

That ‘strange contraption’ on the quays has been given a facelift. Here’s how the work was carried out.

# dublin-port - Friday 16 October, 2015

Stand down! That 'air raid siren' heard across Dublin was not the nuclear holocaust
# Die Another Day
# Die Another Day

Stand down! That 'air raid siren' heard across Dublin was not the nuclear holocaust

Oct 16th 2015, 10:26 AM 38,725 Views 49 Comments

Come out from under those desks.

# dublin-port - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Man charged after €1 million worth of cocaine seized at Dublin Port
# Seized
# Seized

Man charged after €1 million worth of cocaine seized at Dublin Port

Sep 13th 2015, 2:06 PM 11,362 Views 0 Comments

He will appear in court tomorrow.

# dublin-port - Monday 17 August, 2015

Dublin Port wants to dump 10 million tonnes of dredge waste off Howth. Some people aren't too happy...
# The Big Revamp
# The Big Revamp

Dublin Port wants to dump 10 million tonnes of dredge waste off Howth. Some people aren't too happy...

Aug 17th 2015, 12:04 PM 25,696 Views 68 Comments

Scuba divers say it could have a major impact on the environment – and there’s concern the move hasn’t been publicised properly.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

A 'rogue seagull' caused the closure of the Dublin Port Tunnel this afternoon
# Seagull Strike
# Seagull Strike

A 'rogue seagull' caused the closure of the Dublin Port Tunnel this afternoon

Aug 11th 2015, 5:18 PM 20,782 Views 21 Comments

Is nowhere safe?