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#Halting Site

# halting-site - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Travellers must leave unofficial halting site in Co Tipperary by next Tuesday, court rules

Tipperary County Council’s proceedings were brought against eight people.

# halting-site - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Carrickmines rescue attempts: 'I found Sylvia and Thomas but I couldn't lift them'

Yesterday the jury was told safety guidelines did not apply to the site as it had originally been intended as a temporary housing solution.

# halting-site - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Investigation launched after shots fired at halting site in Cork

No one was injured in the incident.

# halting-site - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP

The cause of death returned for all ten victims of the blaze was acute carbon monoxide poisoning.

# halting-site - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Man arrested after shooting at Limerick halting site

The victim was taken by ambulance to University Hospital Limerick where his condition is unknown.

# halting-site - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Last Traveller families to be evicted from Louth halting site today

Four families still remain on the site.

# halting-site - Monday 18 January, 2016

'The ideal situation would be to allow them go to a halting site'

Several families were evicted from an illegal site in Louth on Friday.

# halting-site - Friday 15 January, 2016

Council evict number of families from Louth halting site

Gardaí enforced an eviction notice at the illegal halting site at Woodland Park, Dundalk, this afternoon.

# halting-site - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Three arrested after reports of shots fired on halting site

No one was injured in the incident.

# halting-site - Monday 2 November, 2015

Pat Kenny observes "third world" conditions in report from Dublin halting site

Residents painted a bleak picture of their daily life, telling the host it was unsafe for children.

# halting-site - Monday 19 October, 2015

Large crowds expected to attend funerals of Carrickmines victims

The first of the funerals is set to take place tomorrow, and despite ‘progress’ there’s still no final deal on the halting site.

# halting-site - Friday 16 October, 2015

Stand-off at Rockville Drive: Travellers group 'hopeful' of deal on halting site

The residents say the site is unsuitable. Talks continued today.

# halting-site - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Stand-off at Rockville Drive: Still no solution after second day of talks

Residents say they weren’t consulted about plans to build an emergency halting site, and blocked a digger from entering.

# halting-site - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Carrickmines fire victims remembered at candelit vigil

The event came after a temporary site at Rockville Drive was blockaded yesterday.

# halting-site - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Flags to fly at half-mast for victims of Carrickmines fire

The blaze in the south Dublin suburb killed ten people yesterday, including five children.

# halting-site - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site Carrickmines This post contains videos

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site

The fatal fire broke out at a housing unit at around 4am. The senior investigating garda has called it a “terrible tragedy”.

# halting-site - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Paparazzi pelted with eggs during Love/Hate filming on halting site Halting Site

Paparazzi pelted with eggs during Love/Hate filming on halting site

Extreme anti-spoiler moves.

# halting-site - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Councillor accuses Travellers group of "playing politics" over Cork site

The Traveller Visibility Group in turn accused Ken O’Flynn of spreading “misinformation” after he offered to spend the night there.

# halting-site - Friday 14 December, 2012

Irish Traveller family found guilty of 'slavery'‎

The trial heard that their victims were often homeless drifters or addicts, who were forced to live in squalid caravans.

# halting-site - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Man arrested following search of two Dublin halting sites

Cannabis resin and cannabis herb were also discovered during the raid with an estimated street value of €20,000.

# halting-site - Monday 17 October, 2011

Dale Farm Travellers denied leave to appeal halting site eviction

The residents of Dale Farm admit their legal battles have run out – but say they will still physically resist their eviction.

# halting-site - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Dale Farm travellers lose court challenge against eviction

The High Court in London rules that Basildon council has the right to evict travellers from the Dale Farm halting side.

# halting-site - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know by 9am: Four in court over halting site slavery, Amnesty finds human rights abuses on both sides in Libya, and more pressure on Ryan Tubridy…