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# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Two anglers cut off by rising tide in Killiney rescued by RNLI

The pair were brought to safety at Killiney beach.

# dun-laoghaire - Monday 22 June, 2020

Search for missing 72-year-old woman stood down after body located

Gardaí thanked the public for their help.

# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Gardaí conduct patrols at Dun Laoghaire's 40 Foot and Sutton beach as good weather draws crowds

A number of people took advantage of the good weather and went to the beach.

# dun-laoghaire - Thursday 14 May, 2020

State appeals sentence of teenager who tried to murder woman he met on dating app

The teen was sentenced to 11 years’ detention in November 2019 with a review to commence on 1 January 2023.

# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

State appealing sentence of teenage boy in dating app case on 'unduly lenient' grounds

The now 17-year-old tried to murder a woman he met on an internet dating app.

# dun-laoghaire - Thursday 26 March, 2020

'Awful, really frightening': Woman purposefully coughed and spat on by two youths while out walking

Fianna Fáil’s James Lawless is calling for a serious conviction for those found guilty of deliberating trying to spread Covid-19.

# dun-laoghaire - Friday 31 January, 2020

'A dire situation': Two Dublin schools closed after electricity and heating failures

The two schools’ principals said they have been notifying the department about health and safety concerns since 2017.

# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Taoiseach refutes claim by Maria Bailey that no review of election ticket occurred before her deselection

Fine Gael members see the letter as a clear signal Bailey intends to fight the decision to deselect her.

# dun-laoghaire - Thursday 14 November, 2019

'Swing-gate' TD Maria Bailey removed from Fine Gael general election ticket

The Dún Laoghaire TD was deselected following a meeting of the party executive.

# dun-laoghaire - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Missing teenager located safe and well

The teen was last seen this morning.

# dun-laoghaire - Monday 4 November, 2019

Teenager who slashed woman's throat in Dún Laoghaire attack given 11-year sentence

The boy was 15-years-old when he arranged through a dating app to meet a woman and then attempted to kill her.

# dun-laoghaire - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Maria Bailey's spot on Fine Gael election ticket in jeopardy after crunch constituency meeting

A large number of the party’s members took the secret ballot in a Dun Laoghaire hotel this evening.

# dun-laoghaire - Friday 18 October, 2019

Varadkar says he has confidence in Maria Bailey as a candidate in the next general election

A motion of no confidence has been tabled against the Dun Laoghaire TD.

# dun-laoghaire - Monday 30 September, 2019

Teenager missing from Dublin found safe and well

Gardaí have thanked the media for their assistance in the matter.

# dun-laoghaire - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Man (50s) dies after getting into difficulty in water at Forty Foot in Dublin

Gardaí in Dun Laoghaire were called to the incident at the Forty Foot at around 2.30pm.

# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Appeal for information on 20th anniversary of murder of 17-year-old Dublin girl

Raonaid Murray was last seen alive at around 11.20pm on Friday 3 September 1999.

# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Teen who attempted to murder woman he met online was exposed to extreme pornography from young age, court hears

The teenager had pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of a woman he met online in 2017.

Planning board says co-living development will have to include kitchens in bedrooms

An Bord Pleanála has said the complex will, with some changes, “provide an acceptable form of residential amenity for future occupants”.

# dun-laoghaire - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Controversial Dún Laoghaire co-living development granted permission by An Bord Pleanála

Bartra Capital’s CEO said the company will implement conditions outlined by the planning body.

# dun-laoghaire - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Boy (7) who was trapped in apartment complex lift for 40 minutes awarded €40k

The boy suffered from asthma and his father was told on the fourth alarm call that the fire brigade had not yet been alerted.

# dun-laoghaire - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Council investigating reports of alleged dog poisoning at Mount Merrion park

It is the council’s understanding that one dog was reported ill and subsequently died.

Bathing bans lifted at Seapoint, Forty Foot and Dollymount in wake of wastewater overflow

Sandycove remains closed pending additional test results.

# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Missing man (71) believed to have left Ireland on boat to Wales

James was last seen on 25 May.

# dun-laoghaire - Saturday 25 May, 2019

From The42 'I knew from the way the power had left my body that I was paralysed. I couldn't move my legs' Interview

'I knew from the way the power had left my body that I was paralysed. I couldn't move my legs'

Victor Connell was left paralysed after breaking his neck in a scrum at 25, but he has built a whole new life for himself.

# dun-laoghaire - Friday 17 May, 2019

Bedsits of the future or part of the solution?: Minister says co-living flats are just another option for people

Plans to build a block of 208 studio dwellings which would see dozens of people sharing one kitchen have been criticised.

# dun-laoghaire - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Fix your bike or charge your phone? New 'smart bench' installed in Dún Laoghaire

Two of the benches will be installed – the first is already in place in Dún Laoghaire with a second one coming to Sandyford.

# dun-laoghaire - Monday 13 May, 2019

From The42 145,000 people flocked to Dun Laoghaire to see some of the world's top cliff divers over the weekend Extreme Sports This post contains videos

145,000 people flocked to Dun Laoghaire to see some of the world's top cliff divers over the weekend

The popular Red Bull event was held in Dublin for the first time.

# dun-laoghaire - Friday 12 April, 2019

Psychiatric report ordered on teenager who tried to murder woman he met online

He had met his 25-year-old victim on the Whisper social media app, where he had pretended to be 19.

# dun-laoghaire - Saturday 23 March, 2019

New music festival in Dublin planned for this June Bank Holiday

Promoters MCD hope to make Dun Laoghaire Pier the home for gigs over three days this June bank holiday.

# dun-laoghaire - Friday 22 March, 2019

16-year-old Dublin girl has been found safe and well

Alannah Corrigan was last seen in Dun Laoghaire.

# dun-laoghaire - Friday 15 February, 2019

Missing Dublin teen found safe and well

Gardaí were seeking the public’s help in tracing Alannah Corrigan (16).

# dun-laoghaire - Monday 5 November, 2018

Review begins as 70kg of plastic debris recovered in Dún Laoghaire baths clear-up

One local said that little plastic pins were “all over the Forty Foot, all the way up to the swimming baths”.

# dun-laoghaire - Sunday 28 October, 2018

People on the Pier: Dún Laoghaire landmark remembered in new book

New book on Dún Laoghaire pier takes the reader down memory lane.

# dun-laoghaire - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Affordable homes to be built on private lands through 'quid pro quo' negotiations

Cork City Council officials will state today most active sector for construction is for student accommodation.

# dun-laoghaire - Monday 8 October, 2018

'A terrible loss': How Ireland plans to mark its worst maritime disaster

The ship was torpedoed by a German submarine on 10 October 1918.

# dun-laoghaire - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Security guard threatened with handgun during cash-in-transit robbery

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

# dun-laoghaire - Sunday 19 August, 2018

'You can pick up a song in a week': Why Irish people love the ukulele

We talked to the founder of the Ukulele Hooley event, Tony Boland.

# dun-laoghaire - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Three people rescued after yacht gets into difficulty

The yacht’s sail got caught around the rudder.

# dun-laoghaire - Monday 25 June, 2018

Two men drown in separate incidents over the weekend

The incidents occurred in Dun Laoghaire and Killybegs.

# dun-laoghaire - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Warnings after swimmer injured at popular Dublin swimming spot

The swimmer hit a rock a Dun Laoghaire’s Forty Foot and was treated at the scene.

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