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#Dublin Port

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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 38,815 Views 49 Comments

Come out from under those desks.

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 11,363 Views 0 Comments

He will appear in court tomorrow.

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 25,700 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.

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 20,786 Views 21 Comments

Is nowhere safe?

The biggest residential yacht in the world has been paying a visit to Dublin
# Ahoy
# Ahoy

The biggest residential yacht in the world has been paying a visit to Dublin

Aug 10th 2015, 3:15 PM 37,648 Views 40 Comments

A room onboard will set you back a few shillings.

10,000 tourists, four MASSIVE ships: The cruise-liners are jammed into Dublin today
# Incoming
# Incoming

10,000 tourists, four MASSIVE ships: The cruise-liners are jammed into Dublin today

Jul 23rd 2015, 10:00 AM 33,690 Views 57 Comments

You wait all morning for an enormous ship…

This ENORMOUS cruise liner will be soon be able to park-up at The Point
# Green Light
# Green Light

This ENORMOUS cruise liner will be soon be able to park-up at The Point

Jul 10th 2015, 3:37 PM 28,420 Views 26 Comments

An Bord Pleanála have given the go-ahead to Dublin Port’s €230 million redevelopment plan.

One of the world's biggest tall ships just sailed to Ireland from Mexico
# Shipping News
# Shipping News

One of the world's biggest tall ships just sailed to Ireland from Mexico

Jun 17th 2015, 3:48 PM 24,522 Views 21 Comments

The Cuauhtémoc will be making a few more stops around Europe before heading back to Central America.

One of the world's largest Tall Ships will sail into Dublin next week
# All Aboard
# All Aboard

One of the world's largest Tall Ships will sail into Dublin next week

Jun 10th 2015, 6:15 AM 15,731 Views 14 Comments

The Cuauhtémoc will arrive in Dublin with 225 sailors on board and will be open to the public for 5 days.

It's a good day for Revenue as 13 million cigarettes are seized in Dublin and Tyrone

It's a good day for Revenue as 13 million cigarettes are seized in Dublin and Tyrone

May 28th 2015, 9:14 PM 9,947 Views 15 Comments

The cigarettes were seized today as part of two separate operations in Dublin and Tyrone.

A bird's-eye view of the plan to boost the flow of ships (and tourist cash) into Dublin
# Cruise Control
# Cruise Control

A bird's-eye view of the plan to boost the flow of ships (and tourist cash) into Dublin

May 16th 2015, 9:30 AM 14,674 Views 13 Comments

A decision on the ambitious plan is expected in the next few months. It could open Dublin up to even the world’s largest cruise ships.

"That's what they thought of us": Dubliners soaked by massive wave from luxury liner
# Eat My Wake
# Eat My Wake

"That's what they thought of us": Dubliners soaked by massive wave from luxury liner

May 13th 2015, 7:00 PM 58,667 Views 24 Comments

Thanks for nothing, fancy Italian boat.

This MONSTER cruise liner will be parked up in Dublin next week
# Longest Ever
# Longest Ever

This MONSTER cruise liner will be parked up in Dublin next week

May 5th 2015, 3:15 PM 59,995 Views 52 Comments

She’s so big she’ll have to either reverse in or reverse out… (So undignified).

This is what Dublin Bay used to look like
# Changed Utterly
# Changed Utterly

This is what Dublin Bay used to look like

Apr 28th 2015, 12:58 PM 35,637 Views 12 Comments

The Great South Wall is celebrating 300 years.

Dún Laoghaire's mega cruise berth would make Dublin 'the new Copenhagen'
# Harbour Master
# Harbour Master

Dún Laoghaire's mega cruise berth would make Dublin 'the new Copenhagen'

Apr 16th 2015, 4:38 PM 33,492 Views 70 Comments

The local planning group wants 400,000 passengers to use the terminal each year.

Here's what 10.3 million illegal cigarettes looks like
# Holy Smokes
# Holy Smokes

Here's what 10.3 million illegal cigarettes looks like

Mar 31st 2015, 11:39 AM 12,434 Views 30 Comments

No word on whether ‘Don Corleone’ was the Godfather’s brand of choice.

This video of the 116 puppies rescued at Dublin Port will make your day
# Squeeeee
# Squeeeee

This video of the 116 puppies rescued at Dublin Port will make your day

Feb 6th 2015, 10:51 PM 66,114 Views 65 Comments

Look! Look at them!

Look at this pile of cannabis seized at Dublin Port yesterday
# Drugs
# Drugs

Look at this pile of cannabis seized at Dublin Port yesterday

Dec 23rd 2014, 10:57 AM 12,224 Views 75 Comments

The 85 kilogrammes of cannabis was discovered in animal feed.

Cruise liners are basically hauling the cash into Dublin
# 50 Million Squid
# 50 Million Squid

Cruise liners are basically hauling the cash into Dublin

Dec 20th 2014, 1:30 PM 22,457 Views 33 Comments

The cruise season has extended by two months this year, right into winter.

Caught cold: 20,000 fake Frozen dolls seized in Dublin
# Anda And Esla
# Anda And Esla

Caught cold: 20,000 fake Frozen dolls seized in Dublin

Dec 18th 2014, 4:55 PM 20,404 Views 57 Comments

They could hardly let THAT go…

600,000 dodgy Marlboro cigarettes found hidden under flip-flops
# Stung
# Stung

600,000 dodgy Marlboro cigarettes found hidden under flip-flops

Nov 28th 2014, 2:18 PM 9,061 Views 13 Comments

They were hidden in a crate of “safety footwear.”

The HSE are still preparing the country for a possible Ebola outbreak
# Tallaght Hospital
# Tallaght Hospital

The HSE are still preparing the country for a possible Ebola outbreak

Nov 24th 2014, 5:39 PM 8,480 Views 17 Comments

A number of different public bodies attended a training event in Tallaght today.

In pictures: How to overhaul an Irish tallship in 8 easy* steps
# Inside Dublin Port
# Inside Dublin Port

In pictures: How to overhaul an Irish tallship in 8 easy* steps

Nov 5th 2014, 6:01 PM 13,946 Views 34 Comments

*Actual steps may not be easy.

Irish man stopped while boarding ferry to Holyhead, €168,000 seized
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Irish man stopped while boarding ferry to Holyhead, €168,000 seized

Oct 22nd 2014, 6:07 PM 23,404 Views 19 Comments

A detention order for the man was granted today at the Criminal Courts of Justice.

Revenue dogs Casey, Meg and Holly sniff out illegal cigarettes and alcohol worth €20,000
# Customs Seizure
# Customs Seizure

Revenue dogs Casey, Meg and Holly sniff out illegal cigarettes and alcohol worth €20,000

Jul 29th 2014, 5:56 PM 7,044 Views 8 Comments

Customs agents were helped in their pursuit by detection dogs, Casey, Meg and Holly.

Not 'foil containers' but in fact 1.1 million illegal cigarettes
# Smuggled
# Smuggled

Not 'foil containers' but in fact 1.1 million illegal cigarettes

May 27th 2014, 12:55 PM 9,845 Views 12 Comments

Revenue intercepted the container at Dublin Port yesterday.

Wonderful timelapse drawings of the Dublin skyline will make you proud of the city
# Views Of Dublin
From The Daily Edge
# Views Of Dublin

Wonderful timelapse drawings of the Dublin skyline will make you proud of the city

Apr 23rd 2014, 7:58 AM 2,173 Views 0 Comments

Not so dirty old town.

All change: Cruise ships on the way to Dublin Port
# Cruisin'
# Cruisin'

All change: Cruise ships on the way to Dublin Port

Mar 7th 2014, 7:40 AM 19,099 Views 71 Comments

A new €200 million plan to redevelop part of Dublin Port will see changes in the types of ships in the city.

Noise from Dublin Port terminal "exceeds WHO levels"
# Study
# Study

Noise from Dublin Port terminal "exceeds WHO levels"

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:10 PM 14,689 Views 54 Comments

A new study by two researchers says that the noise from the container terminal exceeds night-time guidelines.

Sniffer dog Holly lands €300,000 drug seizure at Dublin Port
# Sniffed Out
# Sniffed Out

Sniffer dog Holly lands €300,000 drug seizure at Dublin Port

Dec 16th 2013, 11:45 AM 9,289 Views 58 Comments

A man was arrested after 15 kilos of cannabis was discovered under a fake floor in a truck.

Watch three illustrators capture beautiful views of Dublin from above
# Drawn Together
From The Daily Edge
# Drawn Together

Watch three illustrators capture beautiful views of Dublin from above

Dec 6th 2013, 2:41 PM 1,705 Views 0 Comments

Watch them illustrate Dublin Port, Old Dublin and Grand Canal Dock here.

Man arrested as cocaine seized in panels of car at Dublin Port
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Man arrested as cocaine seized in panels of car at Dublin Port

Oct 31st 2013, 1:06 PM 8,944 Views 12 Comments

Approximately 2.4kg of the drug was found in the car disembarking a ferry from the UK.

Gorgeous tilt shift rooftop view of Dublin Port
# Dublin Can Be Heaven
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Can Be Heaven

Gorgeous tilt shift rooftop view of Dublin Port

Oct 21st 2013, 7:30 PM 22,121 Views 19 Comments

The video takes in the port and parts of Dublin 4.

1.2 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

1.2 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port

Jul 17th 2013, 1:20 PM 3,713 Views 16 Comments

The seizure had a retail value of €552,000 and was found in a number of pallets that arrived from Belgium.

Holly the Revenue's dog sniffs out thousands in cash at Dublin Port
# Cash
# Cash

Holly the Revenue's dog sniffs out thousands in cash at Dublin Port

Jun 25th 2013, 5:52 PM 9,017 Views 20 Comments

Revenue were granted an order to keep the cash for three months in order to investigate further.

Revenue seizes cash from man attempting to board ferry in Dublin
# Seized
# Seized

Revenue seizes cash from man attempting to board ferry in Dublin

Jun 2nd 2013, 5:51 PM 24,321 Views 51 Comments

A man in his 30s was attempting to board a ferry to Holyhead while carrying €45,000 in cash.

Revenue seize one million cigarettes worth €387k

Revenue seize one million cigarettes worth €387k

Dec 4th 2012, 4:41 PM 4,982 Views 21 Comments

The seizure had a potential loss to the exchequer of €341,000.

351,000 contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
# Contraband
# Contraband

351,000 contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Nov 28th 2012, 1:17 PM 2,824 Views 7 Comments

The cigarettes would have posed a loss to the Exchequer of about €120,000, and were disguised as ‘advertising material’.

Some seized puppies 'only six weeks old', says DSPCA
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Some seized puppies 'only six weeks old', says DSPCA

Oct 13th 2012, 6:49 PM 9,406 Views 18 Comments

The second litter of puppies, seized at Dublin Port on Thursday evening, are mostly aged between eight and ten weeks.

56 puppies rescued in second dog trafficking seizure
# ANIMAL RESCUE
# ANIMAL RESCUE

56 puppies rescued in second dog trafficking seizure

Oct 12th 2012, 7:32 PM 24,828 Views 73 Comments

One man was arrested but has been released since.