Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 11°C Saturday 18 September 2021

#Luas

# luas - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Public transport services return to full capacity today for the first time in over a year
# On The Road Again
# On The Road Again

Public transport services return to full capacity today for the first time in over a year

Sep 1st 2021, 6:15 AM 12,444 Views 15 Comments

Masks are still a requirement across public transport.

# luas - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Number of security officers on Luas temporarily increases by 30% after report on women’s safety
# Safety
# Safety

Number of security officers on Luas temporarily increases by 30% after report on women’s safety

Jul 28th 2021, 12:05 AM 38,923 Views 23 Comments
  • The number of Luas security officers has increased by 30% after a report found that women have serious safety concerns on public transport, Lauren Boland reports.
  • Activists say better infrastructure, like lighting at bus stops, and including women in planning are crucial to making public transport safer.
  • Negative experiences have a "lasting effect" on women's transport choices, according to Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

# luas - Friday 11 June, 2021

No Luas service running between Smithfield and the Point
# Luas
# Luas

No Luas service running between Smithfield and the Point

Jun 11th 2021, 7:33 AM 17,870 Views 2 Comments

The Red Line is closed between the Smithfield and the Point stops due to a technical fault.

# luas - Friday 23 April, 2021

Planning watchdog warns of negative impacts of numerous developments in south Dublin on M50 and Luas line
# Luas M50 Woes
# Luas M50 Woes

Planning watchdog warns of negative impacts of numerous developments in south Dublin on M50 and Luas line

Apr 23rd 2021, 1:44 PM 36,097 Views 56 Comments

The OPR has criticised a new draft development plan by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.

# luas - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Unfair dismissal claim fails after Luas operator fired inspector who knelt on passenger's legs for 10 minutes
# Transdev
# Transdev

Unfair dismissal claim fails after Luas operator fired inspector who knelt on passenger's legs for 10 minutes

Mar 16th 2021, 3:06 PM 54,994 Views 22 Comments

The incident took place at the Bluebell Luas stop in September 2019.

# luas - Monday 22 February, 2021

Man arrested after Luas security worker injured in pepper spray attack
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man arrested after Luas security worker injured in pepper spray attack

Feb 22nd 2021, 6:51 PM 33,454 Views 38 Comments

The incident happened on the Luas Red line at Suir Road this afternoon.

# luas - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Luas services partially suspended on Red and Green lines due to electrical fault
# Dublin
# Dublin

Luas services partially suspended on Red and Green lines due to electrical fault

Dec 17th 2020, 11:50 AM 9,978 Views 10 Comments

Limited services are available on both lines only.

# luas - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to 'unruly' anti-mask incident on Luas Red line
# Luas Tram
# Luas Tram

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to 'unruly' anti-mask incident on Luas Red line

Nov 18th 2020, 4:18 PM 86,251 Views 51 Comments

The incident occurred in the afternoon of Monday 2 November.

# luas - Monday 2 November, 2020

Just under €500k was collected in fare evasion fines on public transport during the pandemic
# A Fine Time
# A Fine Time

Just under €500k was collected in fare evasion fines on public transport during the pandemic

Nov 2nd 2020, 6:10 AM 33,081 Views 10 Comments

Capacity on public transport services was greatly reduced after the arrival of Covid-19.

# luas - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Man hospitalised after being hit by Luas in south Dublin
# Green Line
# Green Line

Man hospitalised after being hit by Luas in south Dublin

Oct 29th 2020, 7:46 PM 39,596 Views 13 Comments

The incident happened at around 6.30pm.

# luas - Monday 17 August, 2020

Car traffic is slowly returning but public transport is still way down on last year
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Car traffic is slowly returning but public transport is still way down on last year

Aug 17th 2020, 4:11 PM 16,014 Views 35 Comments

At the peak of Covid-19 restrictions traffic was down by about 78%, it’s now down by 16.3% in Dublin and 12.6% elsewhere.

# luas - Friday 7 August, 2020

Engineers to begin identifying possible routes for Cork's new Luas line
# Where's The Stop?
# Where's The Stop?

Engineers to begin identifying possible routes for Cork's new Luas line

Aug 7th 2020, 4:12 PM 24,089 Views 67 Comments

Retail, education and industry hotspots have been identified as potential locations for stops on the new Cork Luas line.

# luas - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

'Sustainable' Luas Finglas extension plans open for virtual public consultation
# Green Line
# Green Line

'Sustainable' Luas Finglas extension plans open for virtual public consultation

Jul 28th 2020, 11:34 AM 17,423 Views 45 Comments

The 4km extension would create four new stops on the green line alongside a cycle and pedestrian path.

# luas - Thursday 23 July, 2020

'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses
# Safety Appeal
# Safety Appeal

'Look twice and think twice': Luas releases video of crashes and near misses

Jul 23rd 2020, 4:24 PM 33,610 Views 52 Comments

There were 11 incidents in which the Luas made contact with vehicles from January to June of this year.

# luas - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Half of Dublin Bus passengers are wearing face masks but compliance on transport varies widely
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Half of Dublin Bus passengers are wearing face masks but compliance on transport varies widely

Jul 2nd 2020, 8:50 AM 24,787 Views 76 Comments

Compliance across various services ranges from 40% to 98%, the National Transport Authority has said.

# luas - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Buses and Dart services to operate pre-Covid 'Monday to Friday' schedule from next week
# Phase Two
# Phase Two

Buses and Dart services to operate pre-Covid 'Monday to Friday' schedule from next week

Jun 6th 2020, 9:37 AM 24,215 Views 18 Comments

But social distancing requirements will still mean capacity on services will be just over 20% of pre-Covid levels.

# luas - Monday 11 May, 2020

Compulsory facemasks and temperature checks - unions want changes to public transport as part of return to 'normal'
# Transport
# Transport

Compulsory facemasks and temperature checks - unions want changes to public transport as part of return to 'normal'

May 11th 2020, 8:00 PM 26,069 Views 64 Comments

The National Bus and Rail Union wants a number of measures introduced to guarantee worker welfare.

# luas - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Man in his 60s in critical condition after being hit by Luas this morning
# Green Line
# Green Line

Man in his 60s in critical condition after being hit by Luas this morning

Apr 12th 2020, 8:57 AM 60,766 Views 38 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident, which happened near the Ballyogan Wood Luas stop.

# luas - Monday 30 March, 2020

Luas derails after colliding with truck in Dublin city centre
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Luas derails after colliding with truck in Dublin city centre

Mar 30th 2020, 9:34 AM 156,650 Views 80 Comments

The incident happened in Smithfield earlier this morning.

# luas - Saturday 7 March, 2020

'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks

Mar 7th 2020, 6:15 AM 57,631 Views 45 Comments

Unions have been calling for the introduction of a dedicated transport policing unit.

# luas - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Poll: Should a free public transport system be introduced?
# Getting Around
# Getting Around

Poll: Should a free public transport system be introduced?

Jan 30th 2020, 8:29 AM 46,856 Views 238 Comments

Solidarity-PBP made the pledge in their climate change manifesto yesterday.

# luas - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

'Strong growth' for public transport sector as passenger numbers increased 9% last year
# All Aboard
# All Aboard

'Strong growth' for public transport sector as passenger numbers increased 9% last year

Jan 8th 2020, 9:31 PM 13,343 Views 31 Comments

Passenger figures across the rail, bus and tram network in Ireland increase last year.

# luas - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Luas Green Line services resume after power failure
# Transdev
# Transdev

Luas Green Line services resume after power failure

Dec 29th 2019, 1:56 PM 9,202 Views 5 Comments

Fine Gael Senator Neale Richmond has called on Transdev to explain the delays over the Christmas period.

# luas - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

Office of Transport Minister Shane Ross warned Luas operator of 'increase in anti-social behaviour'
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Office of Transport Minister Shane Ross warned Luas operator of 'increase in anti-social behaviour'

Dec 24th 2019, 10:00 PM 26,830 Views 34 Comments

In one case, an eight-year-old girl had beer contents splashed on her.

# luas - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Cyclist who died after collision with Luas named as Labour Youth Chair Cormac Ó Braonáin
# RIP
# RIP

Cyclist who died after collision with Luas named as Labour Youth Chair Cormac Ó Braonáin

Dec 15th 2019, 6:45 PM 130,864 Views 21 Comments

Labour leader Brendan Howlin was among those paying tribute to Cormac Ó Braonáin, calling him a “positive force for good”.

Cyclist dies after being struck by Luas this morning
# Green Line
# Green Line

Cyclist dies after being struck by Luas this morning

Updated Dec 15th 2019, 9:01 AM 87,174 Views 28 Comments

Gardaí are appealling for witnesses of the incident to get in touch.

# luas - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

'A volatile and dangerous situation': Passengers file complaints about security staff on the Luas
# Complaints
# Complaints

'A volatile and dangerous situation': Passengers file complaints about security staff on the Luas

Dec 4th 2019, 12:05 AM 67,886 Views 44 Comments

Earlier this year, footage emerged of altercations involving passengers and Luas security staff.

# luas - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

People living near Dart or Luas stops are paying over €4,000 a year more than average Dublin rent
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

People living near Dart or Luas stops are paying over €4,000 a year more than average Dublin rent

Dec 3rd 2019, 6:00 AM 12,694 Views 12 Comments

That’s according to new research from Daft.ie.

# luas - Monday 2 December, 2019

Luas Red Line back in service but running with delays of 25-30 minutes
# Technical Fault
# Technical Fault

Luas Red Line back in service but running with delays of 25-30 minutes

Updated Dec 2nd 2019, 10:50 AM 18,402 Views 24 Comments

There were no Luas Red Line services in Dublin city for the busy morning rush hour.

# luas - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Monthly and annual travel fares rise today... but more changes to cash and Leap tickets set for April
# NTA
# NTA

Monthly and annual travel fares rise today... but more changes to cash and Leap tickets set for April

Dec 1st 2019, 7:00 AM 29,023 Views 22 Comments

NTA CEO Anne Graham said that overall fare revenue will increase by “less than 2%”.

# luas - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Seven men involved in Luas clash with far-right group given suspended sentences
# Courts
# Courts

Seven men involved in Luas clash with far-right group given suspended sentences

Nov 13th 2019, 6:30 AM 26,428 Views 0 Comments

One of the convicted men was on his way into Dublin city centre to protest the group when the incident occurred.

# luas - Saturday 9 November, 2019

Parts of Luas Red Line service reopen following suspension due to 'technical problem'
# Red Line
# Red Line

Parts of Luas Red Line service reopen following suspension due to 'technical problem'

Updated Nov 9th 2019, 11:00 AM 19,418 Views 20 Comments

Dublin Bus is accepting all Luas tickets.

# luas - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Disruption to Red Line Luas services due to car on tracks - again
# Tag Off
# Tag Off

Disruption to Red Line Luas services due to car on tracks - again

Nov 6th 2019, 9:33 PM 65,486 Views 23 Comments

No services are operating between Heuston and Blackhorse due to the incident at Rialto.

# luas - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Broken down coach blocks Luas and traffic in Dublin city centre
# Traffic
# Traffic

Broken down coach blocks Luas and traffic in Dublin city centre

Oct 31st 2019, 9:24 AM 28,281 Views 44 Comments

There is no Green Line service between St Stephen’s Green and Dominick Street.

# luas - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Delays expected on the Luas Red Line tonight after car parks on tracks
# Rialto
# Rialto

Delays expected on the Luas Red Line tonight after car parks on tracks

Oct 23rd 2019, 10:30 PM 72,488 Views 42 Comments

Recovery services are currently en route.

# luas - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin
# Dart And Luas
# Dart And Luas

Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:00 AM 19,211 Views 16 Comments

Houses near a Dart line have the highest average price, according to a new report.

# luas - Monday 14 October, 2019

26 longer Luas trams to be introduced on Green Line
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

26 longer Luas trams to be introduced on Green Line

Oct 14th 2019, 6:15 PM 22,807 Views 41 Comments

The first of the trams, which will increase passenger capacity from 319 to 408, was officially unveiled today.

# luas - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Transdev confirm investigation underway after incident at Bluebell Luas stop
# Luas
# Luas

Transdev confirm investigation underway after incident at Bluebell Luas stop

Sep 29th 2019, 1:23 PM 65,615 Views 57 Comments

The altercation occurred at Bluebell Luas stop on Friday.

# luas - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Investigation into Luas incident where man was held on ground as he told security guards 'I can't breathe'
# Luas Line
# Luas Line

Investigation into Luas incident where man was held on ground as he told security guards 'I can't breathe'

Sep 28th 2019, 12:10 AM 69,790 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí and Transdev are investigating the incident, which happened at the Jervis Luas stop.

# luas - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Significant delays to Luas Green Line this morning after technical fault
# Delays
# Delays

Significant delays to Luas Green Line this morning after technical fault

Sep 19th 2019, 8:19 AM 10,378 Views 20 Comments

“We apologise for any inconvenience caused,” Luas said.

1 2 3 4 5