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#Off The Buses

# off-the-buses - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Proposal on table to cut jobs of 120 drivers at Bus Éireann

While the talks are ongoing, most of the country is without bus services as the all-out strike enters its 17th day.

# off-the-buses - Friday 12 August, 2016

Dublin Bus drivers are going on strike after rejecting 8% pay deal

The Labour Court recommended an 8.25% increase over three years.

# off-the-buses - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Travel disruption continues on second day of bus strike

There will be no Bus Éireann or Dublin Bus services. Not to the airport, not Nitelinks… Nothing.

# off-the-buses - Friday 1 May, 2015

There are no buses today - here's how to get where you're going

Getting around today is a bit trickier than usual, but it can be done.

# off-the-buses - Friday 10 April, 2015

Dublin Bus drivers could be going on strike again

Bad news for commuters.

# off-the-buses - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Elderly people "left stranded" after Dublin Bus change Clondalkin route due to stone-throwing

Dublin Bus says the diversion was caused by vandals throwing stones at the bus.

# off-the-buses - Thursday 26 June, 2014

"Absolutely none": Changes to Free Travel Pass are off the table, says Burton

It follows the launch of a campaign yesterday urging politicians not to meddle with the current scheme, which allows older people free travel on public transport.

# off-the-buses - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Dublin Bus has cancelled Nitelink services for tonight

With a strike just hours away, Dublin Bus has cancelled all late-night services from Dublin City.

Dublin Bus chief executive pleads with staff not to strike

As Sunday’s Dublin Bus strike looms, the head of the company has sent letters to staff asking them not to strike.

# off-the-buses - Friday 2 August, 2013

Dublin Bus prepares for strike action amid calls for Varadkar to intervene

The company is advising customers to check with their website and Twitter page ahead of possible strike action this Sunday.

# off-the-buses - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Dublin Bus has no contingency if strike goes ahead

A company spokesperson said that the only hope for avoiding industrial actions is if unions “see sense”.