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#Grand Canal

# grand-canal - Monday 24 August, 2020

# grand-canal - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Heritage Minister confirms Waterways Ireland will not remove barge homes from canal

Six boat owners had been served eviction notices and told their homes would be removed by crane if they did not move them.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Plan to move people's barges off Dublin's Grand Canal stalled by heritage minister

Minister of State Malcolm Noonan said that he is hoping to establish a mediation process.

# grand-canal - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

People living in barges on Dublin's Grand Canal could be evicted from their homes this week

A crane is set to remove the houseboats tomorrow.

# grand-canal - Monday 17 February, 2020

Man who disposed of chainsaw used on body of Kenneth O'Brien jailed for 18 months

The man’s father murdered O’Brien and dumped his body parts in the Grand Canal.

# grand-canal - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Witness appeal after homeless man seriously injured as tent removed during clean-up

The incident happened on Wilton Terrace, Dublin 2 on Tuesday afternoon.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Homeless man in serious condition after tent removed during clean-up in Dublin

Gardaí were alerted to the incident at Wilton Terrace yesterday afternoon.

# grand-canal - Friday 3 January, 2020

The government wants to make Dublin more like Boston, Barcelona and Paris

A new Trinity College campus site will serve as the centre of the ‘Grand Canal Innovation District’.

# grand-canal - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles

Yaman Umuroğlu and Liam Molloy both shared details of the attacks online last night.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Temporary dam to be built after Grand Canal partially drains following collapsed sewer

There has been no impact on local homes and businesses.

# grand-canal - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Boy jailed for 12 months as Dublin cyclists blighted by canals menace

A judge told the Children’s Court that the jailed teen’s criminality was of an “almost unimaginable” level.

# grand-canal - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Dublin City Council received 19 complaints on Friday about litter

A senator said that she was “disgusted” at images of Dublin’s canal after Friday and Saturday night.

# grand-canal - Sunday 12 November, 2017

This horse was rescued from the Grand Canal before Storm Ophelia... See how Polly's doing now Horse Rescue This post contains videos

This horse was rescued from the Grand Canal before Storm Ophelia... See how Polly's doing now

Polly is recovering from her ordeal at the My Lovely Horse Rescue Farm in Co Kildare.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Man in critical condition after being pulled out of Dublin canal after All-Ireland final

A 23-year-old man got into difficulty in the canal at Portobello Harbour in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# grand-canal - Thursday 20 April, 2017

'My life is being ruined': Young homeless woman living in a tent on the Grand Canal

Eileena said she has been homeless “on and off” since she left state care at the age of 18.

# grand-canal - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Man's body found by Garda divers in Grand Canal

The man has not been identified. It is believed he died as a result of drowning.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge This hero came to the rescue when he noticed some baby ducks trapped in the Grand Canal Duck Rescue

This hero came to the rescue when he noticed some baby ducks trapped in the Grand Canal

The ducks are back with their mammy now.

# grand-canal - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Gardaí track down teenager on the loose with two shotguns in large-scale manhunt across Dublin

He has been brought to Kevin Street Garda Station in Dublin, and is being held under Section 30 of the 1939 Offences Against The State Act.

# grand-canal - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Appeal after man drowns while swimming in Grand Canal

The man drowned 10 days ago.

# grand-canal - Friday 12 February, 2016

'I'm responsible for killing Kenneth': Dublin man charged over O'Brien murder

O’Brien was found dead last month in the Grand Canal in Kildare.

# grand-canal - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Kenneth O'Brien investigation: One man released without charge, one still in custody

Earlier this week gardaí were granted more time to question the pair.

# grand-canal - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Gardaí rescue swans confused by Storm Imogen

The wet weather confused the swans making them land on wet roads instead of rivers.

# grand-canal - Monday 8 February, 2016

Kenneth O'Brien killing: Gardaí granted extra time to question men

The two have been held over O’Brien’s murder since last Saturday.

# grand-canal - Friday 22 January, 2016

Gardaí set up checkpoints as Kenneth O'Brien murder investigation intensifies

They are also appealing for members of the public to check their premises.

# grand-canal - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Gardaí search for motive in Kenneth O'Brien murder as inquiry enters sixth day

The Dublin man’s dismembered body was discovered on Saturday afternoon.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Gardaí search house of Grand Canal murder victim

The man whose body was found in the Grand Canal at the weekend was named last night as Kenneth O’Brien.

# grand-canal - Monday 18 January, 2016

Young man whose dismembered body was found in canal was killed elsewhere

Gardaí have been giving more details about the investigation this evening.

# grand-canal - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Gardaí appeal for public help after body found in suitcase in the Grand Canal

The man’s body was found yesterday evening in canal near Ardclough in Kildare.

# grand-canal - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Body found in container in the Grand Canal

The grim discovery was made this afternoon at about 3.30pm

# grand-canal - Thursday 16 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Someone changed the 'Grand Canal Docks' sign to say 'Grand Anal C***s' Sure It's Grand

Someone changed the 'Grand Canal Docks' sign to say 'Grand Anal C***s'

It was only a matter of time…

# grand-canal - Friday 10 July, 2015

Body of man discovered in Dublin canal

The circumstances of the man’s death are not believed to be suspicious.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Some DART delays after truck strikes bridge

Services are expected to be back to normal soon.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

How Dublinbikes went from cynicism and disbelief to a 'phenomenon'

The latest expansion sees the number of bikes in the capital trebling to 1,500, and Coca-Cola Zero investing almost €2m.

# grand-canal - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Blind man walks 132 km in four days to raise funds for the Irish Wheelchair Association

Rahim Nazrali will have two guides to assist him during the trek.

# grand-canal - Friday 6 June, 2014

Another twist in battle to save heritage ship: NAMA only potential stumbling block

Heritage vessel the Naomh Éanna was used as an Aran Islands ferry from the 1950s. She was due to be destroyed earlier this year.

# grand-canal - Friday 16 May, 2014

Car and fire truck crash on Grand Canal Road in Dublin

The crash happened at Ranelagh Road just across from the Barge Pub.

# grand-canal - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

This €1.86m hostel/restaurant/micro-brewery could be sitting in Galway Harbour by next spring...

Heritage vessel the Naomh Éanna was used as an Aran Islands ferry from the 1950s. She was due to be destroyed next month, but a plan’s been put together to save her….

# grand-canal - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Luas passengers who may have witnessed gangland killing asked to contact gardaí

Two Luas trams were passing the scene when 27-year-old Michael Kelly was gunned down at the Grand Canal last month.

# grand-canal - Friday 2 August, 2013

Man arrested over Michael Kelly murder

Kelly was shot dead at Grand Canal Place in Dublin on 15 July.

# grand-canal - Thursday 21 February, 2013

The Marker Hotel launches recruitment for 180 staff

Positions are available in a number of areas with roles for food and drink servers, bartenders, chefs and spa therapists.

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