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# dublin-port - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

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 7,028 Views 8 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

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 9,823 Views 12 Comments

Revenue intercepted the container at Dublin Port yesterday.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

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 2,161 Views 0 Comments

Not so dirty old town.

# dublin-port - Friday 7 March, 2014

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 19,077 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.

# dublin-port - Friday 3 January, 2014

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

Noise from Dublin Port terminal "exceeds WHO levels"

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:10 PM 14,619 Views 54 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Monday 16 December, 2013

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 9,244 Views 58 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Friday 6 December, 2013

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 1,691 Views 0 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Thursday 31 October, 2013

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 8,926 Views 12 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Monday 21 October, 2013

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 22,088 Views 19 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

1.2 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

1.2 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port

Jul 17th 2013, 1:20 PM 3,695 Views 16 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

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 8,993 Views 20 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Sunday 2 June, 2013

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 24,280 Views 51 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Revenue seize one million cigarettes worth €387k

Revenue seize one million cigarettes worth €387k

Dec 4th 2012, 4:41 PM 4,963 Views 21 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

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

351,000 contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Nov 28th 2012, 1:17 PM 2,802 Views 7 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Saturday 13 October, 2012

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 9,375 Views 18 Comments

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

# dublin-port - Friday 12 October, 2012

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 24,763 Views 73 Comments

One man was arrested but has been released since.

# dublin-port - Monday 24 September, 2012

7.6 million contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
# Seized
# Seized

7.6 million contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Sep 24th 2012, 12:08 PM 2,829 Views 5 Comments

The cigarettes, of brands which are not otherwise sold in Ireland, were stored in a shipment described as ‘furniture’.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Nearly four million cigarettes seized by Revenue
# Seizure
# Seizure

Nearly four million cigarettes seized by Revenue

Sep 19th 2012, 7:51 PM 5,040 Views 17 Comments

Two separate operations have yielded a seizure of nearly four million cigarettes.

# dublin-port - Friday 31 August, 2012

20,000 litres of laundered fuel seized at Dublin Port
# Laundered Fuel
# Laundered Fuel

20,000 litres of laundered fuel seized at Dublin Port

Aug 31st 2012, 1:13 PM 4,497 Views 27 Comments

The fuel was on its way out of the country when it was intercepted.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

AHOY! The Tall Ships begin to arrive in Dublin (gallery)
# Shiver Me Timbers
# Shiver Me Timbers

AHOY! The Tall Ships begin to arrive in Dublin (gallery)

Aug 22nd 2012, 6:45 PM 12,766 Views 9 Comments

The huge vessels have begun arriving in advance of the three-day festival, which gets underway tomorrow.

# dublin-port - Monday 9 July, 2012

7 million illegal cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
# Customs
# Customs

7 million illegal cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Jul 9th 2012, 5:18 PM 3,272 Views 9 Comments

The cigarettes were found as part of a routine search of a shipment which had arrived from Belgium.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Over five million cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Over five million cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

May 29th 2012, 1:08 PM 2,237 Views 13 Comments

Over 55 million cigarettes have now been seized by the Revenue so far this year.

# dublin-port - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Man arrested over €330k drug seizure at Dublin Port
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested over €330k drug seizure at Dublin Port

May 13th 2012, 2:49 PM 2,053 Views 5 Comments

Herbal cannabis and cocaine were found concealed in a trailer at Dublin Port today.

# dublin-port - Friday 13 April, 2012

Revenue's cigarette haul is third largest seizure in the history of the State
# Seizure
# Seizure

Revenue's cigarette haul is third largest seizure in the history of the State

Apr 13th 2012, 1:08 PM 2,986 Views 17 Comments

The Revenue Commissioners said that it would take a number of months before any prosecutions would be brought forward after 38 million cigarettes, worth nearly €15 million, were seized yesterday.

# dublin-port - Thursday 12 April, 2012

38 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

38 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port

Apr 12th 2012, 6:26 PM 4,027 Views 18 Comments

Revenue officials say the illegal cigarettes had a retail value of €14.7 million.

# dublin-port - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Two arrested as €6.5m worth of drugs hidden in frozen meat seized
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two arrested as €6.5m worth of drugs hidden in frozen meat seized

Mar 31st 2012, 7:38 AM 3,739 Views 27 Comments

The seizure was part of an operation carried out by officers from Revenue’s Customs Service and Gardaí.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Body discovered at Dublin Port
# Body
# Body

Body discovered at Dublin Port

Mar 13th 2012, 9:39 PM 13,032 Views 24 Comments

# dublin-port - Friday 9 March, 2012

Man given six-year sentence for garlic tax scam
# Garlic Tax
# Garlic Tax

Man given six-year sentence for garlic tax scam

Mar 9th 2012, 6:44 PM 13,464 Views 95 Comments

Food producer Paul Begley, 46, had evaded taxes on imported garlic by describing them as apples.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Dublin Port to welcome cruise ships as part of 'masterplan'
# 30 Year Plan
# 30 Year Plan

Dublin Port to welcome cruise ships as part of 'masterplan'

Feb 29th 2012, 3:27 PM 4,476 Views 34 Comments

The plan announced today by Minister Leo Varadkar will see over €600 million pumped into Ireland’s largest port over the next 30 years.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Column: Selling State assets risks damaging our future for short-term gain
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Selling State assets risks damaging our future for short-term gain

Jan 17th 2012, 8:30 PM 68 Views 45 Comments

The Government is considering selling key State companies, writes Donal Palcic – but are the returns worth it for what we will lose?

Government urged to protect Coillte amid more talk of State asset sell-off
# State Assets
# State Assets

Government urged to protect Coillte amid more talk of State asset sell-off

Jan 17th 2012, 9:56 AM 2,342 Views 45 Comments

The government’s share in Aer Lingus, the forestry agency Coillte, Dublin Port, and Bord Gáis are all under consideration for being sold off.

# dublin-port - Friday 23 December, 2011

Firearms, ammunition and drugs seized at Dublin port
# Seizure
# Seizure

Firearms, ammunition and drugs seized at Dublin port

Dec 23rd 2011, 5:28 PM 2,751 Views 18 Comments

Three firearms – two of them loaded – and 1.5kg of cannabis were seized by customs officers at Dublin Port this afternoon.

# dublin-port - Monday 19 December, 2011

Revenue seize nine million cigarettes described as 'sports socks'
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

Revenue seize nine million cigarettes described as 'sports socks'

Dec 19th 2011, 11:10 AM 2,228 Views 13 Comments

The seizure, with an estimated street value of nearly €4 million, was made at a premises in Co Monaghan over the weekend.

# dublin-port - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Stena Line 'to lay off all but seven workers' in Ireland
# Layoffs
# Layoffs

Stena Line 'to lay off all but seven workers' in Ireland

Dec 11th 2011, 7:05 PM 9,747 Views 21 Comments

The ferry company has identified 39 of its 46 staff at Dun Laoghaire for redundancy, according to union Siptu.

# dublin-port - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Sniffer dog makes €1million cannabis find at Dublin Port
# Drugs
# Drugs

Sniffer dog makes €1million cannabis find at Dublin Port

Oct 20th 2011, 12:12 PM 691 Views 17 Comments

The drug was concealed in food tins inside a shipping container.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Customs officers seize 4kg of cannabis at Dublin Port
# Drugs
# Drugs

Customs officers seize 4kg of cannabis at Dublin Port

Oct 12th 2011, 5:06 PM 164 Views 13 Comments

# dublin-port - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

One man arrested over 277kg cannabis seizure
# Drugs
# Drugs

One man arrested over 277kg cannabis seizure

Sep 20th 2011, 10:12 AM 493 Views 6 Comments

The drugs, with a street value of around €1.6m, were seized from a truck stopped on the M9 and brought back to Dublin.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Eight million cigarettes worth over €3 million seized at Dublin Port
# Cigarette Seizure
# Cigarette Seizure

Eight million cigarettes worth over €3 million seized at Dublin Port

Sep 13th 2011, 11:24 AM 405 Views 3 Comments

The seizure was made yesterday morning at Dublin Port by officers from the Revenue Commissioners.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Over 400,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Over 400,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Aug 30th 2011, 5:13 PM 309 Views 7 Comments

Customs officials from the Revenue Commissioners have seized around 77.5 million cigarettes so far this year.