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# greyhound - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Greyhound wins €2m bin contract with Dublin City Council
# Waste
# Waste

Greyhound wins €2m bin contract with Dublin City Council

Jun 30th 2013, 1:05 PM 10,674 Views 61 Comments

The rubbish collection company is ‘saving Dublin City Council €12m a year’, it said.

# greyhound - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Avonmore, Aer Lingus and Eircom breached advertising codes
# Badvertising
# Badvertising

Avonmore, Aer Lingus and Eircom breached advertising codes

May 1st 2013, 7:56 PM 21,762 Views 28 Comments

The watchdog has found against a number of companies, according to its latest Complaints Bulletin.

# greyhound - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

VIDEO: So just how hungry is this dog?
# Jumping Jack Flash
From The Daily Edge
# Jumping Jack Flash

VIDEO: So just how hungry is this dog?

Apr 3rd 2013, 9:28 AM 821 Views 0 Comments

We’re tired just looking at him.

# greyhound - Friday 7 December, 2012

Poll: Should householders be charged for recycling bags?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should householders be charged for recycling bags?

Dec 7th 2012, 9:51 AM 6,840 Views 65 Comments

Greyhound previously gave Dubliners free bags to put their recycling in – but no more. What do you think?

# greyhound - Thursday 6 December, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added dogs who can drive
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added dogs who can drive

Dec 6th 2012, 7:53 PM 5,720 Views 2 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Greyhound customers to be charged for recycling from tomorrow
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Greyhound customers to be charged for recycling from tomorrow

Dec 6th 2012, 4:47 PM 16,666 Views 48 Comments

Greyhound customers received a letter today informing them of the charge for recycling bags which will kick in on Friday.

# greyhound - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Increase in Dublin bin charges set to kick in from today
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Increase in Dublin bin charges set to kick in from today

Jul 1st 2012, 7:45 AM 5,705 Views 27 Comments

The waste collection companies say that the price rise is to cover the cost of the Government landfill levy.

# greyhound - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Greyhound plan to increase bin charges in Dublin a 'farce'
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Greyhound plan to increase bin charges in Dublin a 'farce'

Jun 23rd 2012, 4:50 PM 10,593 Views 45 Comments

The waste collection company said it will be increasing prices in Dublin from next week.

# greyhound - Friday 25 May, 2012

Man who beheaded Canadian bus passenger believed victim was an alien
# Canada
# Canada

Man who beheaded Canadian bus passenger believed victim was an alien

May 25th 2012, 10:33 AM 5,062 Views 12 Comments

A man found responsible for brutally attacking and killing a fellow bus passenger in Canada four years ago has revealed in an interview that he believed he was conducting god’s work.

# greyhound - Friday 13 April, 2012

Coveney expresses concern at discovery of Limerick greyhound grave
# Simon Coveney
# Simon Coveney

Coveney expresses concern at discovery of Limerick greyhound grave

Apr 13th 2012, 4:40 PM 624 Views 3 Comments

The agriculture minister says “every effort is being made” to establish the owners of the dogs dumped in a quarry.

# greyhound - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Bord na gCon 'has identified greyhounds found in Limerick grave'
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Bord na gCon 'has identified greyhounds found in Limerick grave'

Apr 11th 2012, 9:09 PM 8,192 Views 54 Comments

The greyhound racing authority says it has been able to identify some of the dogs based on their unique tattoo markings.

# greyhound - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Mass grave for racing greyhounds discovered in Limerick
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Mass grave for racing greyhounds discovered in Limerick

Apr 10th 2012, 9:35 PM 16,829 Views 87 Comments

The mass grave contained the unburied bodies of former racing greyhounds in various stages of decomposition.

# greyhound - Friday 9 March, 2012

12 random items that convulsed Irish politics this past year
# One Year In
# One Year In

12 random items that convulsed Irish politics this past year

Mar 9th 2012, 8:30 PM 5,842 Views 2 Comments

Septic tanks, dry-cleaning receipts and Michael D’s knees – just some of the strange things we never thought we’d obsess about in a political context… but we do now.

# greyhound - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 29th 2012, 7:54 PM 5,406 Views 3 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

Greyhound tells government: subsidise us for collecting Dublin bins
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Greyhound tells government: subsidise us for collecting Dublin bins

Feb 29th 2012, 11:57 AM 4,350 Views 63 Comments

The waste collection company has said it will start charging people who can’t afford to pay for the service unless the government covers the €2.8 million cost.

# greyhound - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Bin changeover a 'shambles' - Dublin Lord Mayor
# Bin Collection
# Bin Collection

Bin changeover a 'shambles' - Dublin Lord Mayor

Feb 15th 2012, 8:52 AM 3,711 Views 45 Comments

Andrew Montague said that there had not been enough time given to the changeover.

# greyhound - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Feb 14th 2012, 7:53 PM 5,098 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s news…

Greyhound warns 18,000 customers that bins will not be collected
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Greyhound warns 18,000 customers that bins will not be collected

Feb 14th 2012, 12:33 PM 5,715 Views 55 Comments

Fine Gael and Sinn Féin have criticised the company for resorting to “bully tactics”.

# greyhound - Monday 23 January, 2012

Emergency meeting over Dublin city bins 'disaster'
# Bins
# Bins

Emergency meeting over Dublin city bins 'disaster'

Jan 23rd 2012, 10:35 AM 3,793 Views 16 Comments

Dublin City councillors are angry with the city managers over how the bin collection service was privatised, saying residents are confused over what’s happening.

# greyhound - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Councillor criticises 'disruption and confusion' of Dublin bin changeover
# Bin Collection
# Bin Collection

Councillor criticises 'disruption and confusion' of Dublin bin changeover

Jan 22nd 2012, 7:04 PM 4,304 Views 26 Comments

Sinn Féin Cllr Mícheál Mac Donncha said the council had failed to negotiate the handover properly with private operators Greyhound.

# greyhound - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Passengers stranded on Greyhound bus for 8 hours
# Late
# Late

Passengers stranded on Greyhound bus for 8 hours

Nov 24th 2011, 11:57 AM 4,003 Views 9 Comments

A bus driver abandoned her vehicle for eight hours, leaving 45 passengers stranded at a petrol station in Missouri.

# greyhound - Friday 18 March, 2011

Demonstrators picket Irish embassies over greyhound exports
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Demonstrators picket Irish embassies over greyhound exports

Mar 18th 2011, 11:24 AM 1,283 Views 0 Comments

The American-European Greyhound Alliance says surplus Irish greyhounds are mistreated and eaten after export to China.