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Dry land still poses serious risk 'despite lifting of hosepipe ban' firefighters warn
# Tinder Box
# Tinder Box

Dry land still poses serious risk 'despite lifting of hosepipe ban' firefighters warn

Oct 1st 2018, 10:15 PM 10,135 Views 3 Comments

Rathfarnham fire fighters tackle gorse blaze near the Hellfire Club

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in South Dublin
# Heritage Hotspots
# Heritage Hotspots

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in South Dublin

Aug 15th 2018, 10:30 AM 22,189 Views 17 Comments

Take our challenge and tick off as many glorious sites this summer as recommended by heritage officers around Ireland.

Dublin man jailed for attempting to murder teen at Hell Fire Club
# Hellfire Club
# Hellfire Club

Dublin man jailed for attempting to murder teen at Hell Fire Club

Jul 16th 2018, 6:04 PM 23,498 Views 0 Comments

Michael Corbett was sentenced to nine years in prison but six of them were suspended.

Judge praises friends for saving teenager from knife-wielding man in throes of psychotic episode at Hellfire Club
# Montpelier Hill
# Montpelier Hill

Judge praises friends for saving teenager from knife-wielding man in throes of psychotic episode at Hellfire Club

Jul 2nd 2018, 10:53 PM 30,293 Views 0 Comments

Michael Corbett (28) had attacked the 17-year-old with his own knife after chatting to him and his two friends.

'Too intense' - Locals protest controversial Hell Fire Club plan
# Planning
# Planning

'Too intense' - Locals protest controversial Hell Fire Club plan

Nov 4th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,701 Views 25 Comments

Many of the submissions are from local residents and groups arguing that the plan should not go ahead.

These new pics show what the controversial Hell Fire Club visitor centre would look like
# Dublin Mountains
# Dublin Mountains

These new pics show what the controversial Hell Fire Club visitor centre would look like

Aug 2nd 2017, 8:15 AM 35,305 Views 99 Comments

Plans have been officially lodged with An Bord Pleanála.

'When you concrete over nature, it's not going to come back'
# Hellfire Club
# Hellfire Club

'When you concrete over nature, it's not going to come back'

May 26th 2017, 6:00 AM 14,421 Views 18 Comments

A group objecting to plans for Dublin’s Hellfire Club is to meet at the site this Sunday.

Coillte defends controversial Hellfire Club project
# Dublin Mountains
# Dublin Mountains

Coillte defends controversial Hellfire Club project

May 7th 2017, 8:45 AM 16,116 Views 31 Comments

Coillte said the development will bring the Dublin mountains to life for many of the city’s residents

This man has your childhood dream job: Neil the archaeologist
# Job Goals
From The Daily Edge
# Job Goals

This man has your childhood dream job: Neil the archaeologist

Mar 25th 2017, 6:00 PM 5,301 Views 0 Comments

DailyEdge.ie speaks to the people who have the jobs you wanted as a kid.

Council plans massive €19m visitors centre and tree top walkway at Hellfire Club
# Oh Hell No
# Oh Hell No

Council plans massive €19m visitors centre and tree top walkway at Hellfire Club

Mar 19th 2017, 7:30 AM 24,743 Views 60 Comments

Critics say the plans will damage the natural environment of the mountainous region.

Cause of last night's gorse fire on the Dublin Mountains unknown
# Blaze
# Blaze

Cause of last night's gorse fire on the Dublin Mountains unknown

Jan 26th 2017, 12:59 PM 14,675 Views 12 Comments

The blaze ran its course and extinguished itself last night.

'It's complete madness': Two Dublin councillors want a cable car from Tallaght to the Hellfire Club
# Pie In The Sky
# Pie In The Sky

'It's complete madness': Two Dublin councillors want a cable car from Tallaght to the Hellfire Club

Dec 12th 2016, 11:10 AM 37,412 Views 108 Comments

Two south Dublin councillors say that it would be “a great asset to the county and it would encourage visitors who don’t drive to visit the area”.

Major megalithic art find at Hellfire Club passage tomb
# Well Stone Me
# Well Stone Me

Major megalithic art find at Hellfire Club passage tomb

Nov 3rd 2016, 10:13 AM 59,554 Views 53 Comments

The motifs are similar to those found at the major passage tombs in the country, such as Newgrange.

Five thousand years of death: The secrets uncovered at Hellfire Club site
# Montpelier Hill
# Montpelier Hill

Five thousand years of death: The secrets uncovered at Hellfire Club site

Oct 31st 2016, 8:15 AM 59,110 Views 24 Comments

TheJournal.ie was invited to explore the first archaeological dig into a passage tomb on Montpelier Hill. How could we resist?

Watch: Archaeologists explore an ancient tomb beside the Hellfire Club
# Passage Grave
# Passage Grave

Watch: Archaeologists explore an ancient tomb beside the Hellfire Club

Oct 31st 2016, 8:14 AM 18,502 Views 5 Comments

A team led by Neil Jackman are attempting to uncover the site’s secrets.

Archaeologists hope to uncover the secrets of the Hellfire Club with tomb dig
# Combing The Ruins
# Combing The Ruins

Archaeologists hope to uncover the secrets of the Hellfire Club with tomb dig

Oct 4th 2016, 7:14 PM 45,198 Views 39 Comments

So far, they’ve removed the top layer of grass and soil at the site.

Firefighters dealing with blaze near Hellfire club in the Dublin mountains
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Firefighters dealing with blaze near Hellfire club in the Dublin mountains

Aug 22nd 2015, 2:53 PM 28,394 Views 38 Comments

A call came in at around 1:55 this afternoon.

Hidden Ireland: Step into the site where Halloween began
# Spooky Sites
# Spooky Sites

Hidden Ireland: Step into the site where Halloween began

Oct 26th 2013, 9:45 AM 30,721 Views 41 Comments

Archaeologist Neil Jackman steers us around some spooky ancient Samhain spots in Roscommon, Dublin, Meath and Wexford. Hold us.