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# irish-rail - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend

It will be freezing tonight in many places, according to Met Éireann.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# irish-rail - Monday 14 November, 2016

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week Deeper Undergound This post contains videos

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week

The tunnel will allow passengers coming from Newbridge and Celbridge travel directly to Grand Canal Dock in Dublin.

# irish-rail - Saturday 29 October, 2016

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your Saturday.

Commuters take note: There are some changes to train services this weekend

A number of changes are in place to facilitate works this weekend.

# irish-rail - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Man gets €25,000 damages after falling through the gap at Dart station

The judge ruled that Irish Rail has to warn passengers about the gap.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: 'In the country, there are people who don't go beyond the local shop'

Would you like 50 free trips for your local organisation? Get your entries in before Friday.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: A trip for the kids through the Phoenix Park Tunnel Journal Journeys This post contains videos

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: A trip for the kids through the Phoenix Park Tunnel

Our latest winner of a free Irish Rail trip is the CRC school Clontarf which is going to take its students on a tour of the new Phoenix Park Tunnel.

# irish-rail - Friday 14 October, 2016

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: Ireland's oldest gay sports club encourages people to get Out and About

A community group that was a safe space for gay people in 1980s Ireland is the third winner of our Irish Rail free trips partnership.

15 gorgeous places to visit around Ireland this autumn

Nothing better than a nature walk.

# irish-rail - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Have a look inside this tunnel running under the Phoenix Park

Daily services are launching soon.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: Honouring the veterans of Jadotville

Our second winner of a free Irish Rail trip is a group of Irish military veterans of the siege of Jadotville, who are headed for Dublin for a parade in their honour.

# irish-rail - Friday 30 September, 2016

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: Waterford project for underprivileged teens proves Blooming brilliant

The first winner of 100 free Irish Rail trips is a group of talented teens whose sensory garden design is headed for the capital.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

"A fabulous, happy day" - 100 reasons to get on board TheJournal.ie Journeys

We have partnered with Irish Rail to give almost 5,000 return trips away to worthy community groups like these…

WIN: Free trips for 100 groups with TheJournal.ie and Irish Rail

We are proud to support initiative to provide up to 5,000 individual free return trips to members of community and voluntary groups.

# irish-rail - Friday 16 September, 2016

The busiest train in Ireland is...

The route carries 1,336 people.

# irish-rail - Thursday 8 September, 2016

WIN: A special overnight trip to experience Culture Night in Cork, Galway or Killarney

We have three trips to give away – one to each location, all of which include a curated Culture Night trail.

# irish-rail - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

A murder investigation in Kildare, Mother Teresa’s sainthood and a stunning win for Tipperary had everyone talking…

Irish Rail tells truckers to 'wise up' after 68 bridge strikes this year

The rail company released a video today to highlight the dangers of hitting bridges and the damage it can cause.

# irish-rail - Thursday 21 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 experiences every Irish Rail passenger will relate to Trainspotting

18 experiences every Irish Rail passenger will relate to

That train jacks smell!

# irish-rail - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Teenager went on 'rampage' on Sligo-Dublin train after allegedly being assaulted

The 17-year-old boy has been detained for six months.

# irish-rail - Thursday 23 June, 2016

More and more people are using the train and Luas

Iarnród Éireann and the Luas brought in over €200 million from passenger revenue in 2015.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Passengers evacuated from train in Dublin after fire breaks out in engine

Passengers were evacuated from a train at Clongriffin station this morning on the 9.40 Drogheda to Pearse train.

# irish-rail - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Going somewhere nice for the Bank Holiday? Check your travel plans

Transport providers have issued a number of travel warnings as we head into the June Bank Holiday weekend.

# irish-rail - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts

2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.

# irish-rail - Friday 6 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge 16 tweets anyone who gets the Dublin-Waterford train will understand Choo Choo

16 tweets anyone who gets the Dublin-Waterford train will understand

Hen parties, blaas and drink bans. What a trip.

# irish-rail - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The 15 Irish railway stations named after the executed 1916 leaders

Irish Rail is doing its bit to remember the Rising.

# irish-rail - Monday 18 April, 2016

Irish Rail threatens unions with legal action after drivers refuse to train new recruits

The company says they are breaching their contracts, but unions say participation in training is voluntary.

# irish-rail - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Going anywhere by train today? Expect delays

These are going to be issues with services on Saturdays throughout the summer.

Irish Rail drivers received no support as families question them at suicide inquests

That’s according to a report carried out by the Railway Accident Investigation Unit.

# irish-rail - Thursday 31 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge Irish Rail encouraged people to take a relaxing break but were hilariously ripped to shreds Facebook Comments

# irish-rail - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Irish Rail postpones its plans for 10-minute Darts

The company said it was due to the “intransigence” of unions.

# irish-rail - Monday 28 March, 2016

Unequal pay is driving graduates away from teaching, says union

The TUI has today called for an end to unequal salaries for teachers.

# irish-rail - Monday 21 March, 2016

Drivers on 10 minute Darts: 'We need to talk about pay first.'

The dispute over the new Dart timetable is ongoing.

From The Daily Edge People are absolutely loving Irish Rail's €19.16 Easter train fare Tiocfaidh Ar Trains

People are absolutely loving Irish Rail's €19.16 Easter train fare

And there’s a history lesson on the Dart.

# irish-rail - Sunday 20 March, 2016

New government needs to act to avoid 'season of transport strikes'

Luas and Irish Rail workers are looking for pay increases.

# irish-rail - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Poll: Do you sympathise with the pay demands of the Luas and Irish Rail workers? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you sympathise with the pay demands of the Luas and Irish Rail workers?

Workers at Irish Rail have followed their Luas compatriots’ lead in demanding hikes in pay of up to 25%.

# irish-rail - Friday 18 March, 2016

Irish Rail workers are asking for pay increases of up to 25%

A union letter said that industry norms in public transport had been “brought into sharp focus” in recent weeks.

# irish-rail - Monday 7 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 16 tweets only people who get the Dublin-Westport train will understand Manulla Junction

16 tweets only people who get the Dublin-Westport train will understand

“Seo é an traen go… Cathair na Mart.”

# irish-rail - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Dart drivers are also set to strike

It comes after Luas drivers announced that they are set to strike on Easter Sunday and Monday.