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Dublin: 10°C Wednesday 10 August 2022

#on alert

# on-alert - Monday 1 January, 2018

Status Yellow wind warning remains in place for seven counties
# Bit Of A Blow
# Bit Of A Blow

Status Yellow wind warning remains in place for seven counties

Jan 1st 2018, 10:42 AM 18,753 Views 14 Comments

Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare and Kerry are all facing gusts of between 90 and 110 km per hour today.

# on-alert - Monday 29 May, 2017

Gardaí host conference to prepare Dublin Airport staff for terror attack
# On Alert
# On Alert

Gardaí host conference to prepare Dublin Airport staff for terror attack

May 29th 2017, 10:02 AM 14,624 Views 39 Comments

Law enforcement representatives will discuss how to respond to the types of lone wolf attacks seen across Europe recently.

# on-alert - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

US Open tennis match under investigation over suspicious betting
# On Alert
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# On Alert

US Open tennis match under investigation over suspicious betting

Sep 7th 2016, 8:34 PM 9,901 Views 9 Comments

The first round clash between Russia’s Vitalia Diatchenko and Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland is being looked into.

# on-alert - Monday 27 June, 2016

Wave of hate crime and racist incidents following Brexit result
# On Alert
# On Alert

Wave of hate crime and racist incidents following Brexit result

Jun 27th 2016, 5:17 PM 27,342 Views 133 Comments

Signs stating “Leave the EU, no more Polish vermin” have been posted through letter boxes.

# on-alert - Monday 15 February, 2016

Scam artists are posing as ESB technicians
# Donegal
# Donegal

Scam artists are posing as ESB technicians

Feb 15th 2016, 9:09 PM 28,038 Views 14 Comments

The men are attempting to find out when the houses will be vacant by asking residents when they are available for repairs or upgrades.

# on-alert - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Could Ireland be the next European target for a jihadist terror attack?
# Weaknesses
# Weaknesses

Could Ireland be the next European target for a jihadist terror attack?

Mar 1st 2015, 7:45 AM 53,098 Views 128 Comments

An expert with decades of intelligence experience says our neutrality might actually be making us more vulnerable.

# on-alert - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Two backpacks detonated by police near finish line of Boston marathon
# On Alert
# On Alert

Two backpacks detonated by police near finish line of Boston marathon

Apr 16th 2014, 8:14 AM 24,751 Views 38 Comments

A suspect was arrested on the anniversary of last year’s bombing.

# on-alert - Friday 7 February, 2014

Here’s what’s on the way tonight… And no end in sight, says Met Éireann
# Severe Warning
# Severe Warning

Here’s what’s on the way tonight… And no end in sight, says Met Éireann

Feb 7th 2014, 10:50 PM 71,256 Views 127 Comments

There’s a risk of flooding on practically all the country’s rivers this weekend. Forecasters say the bad weather will continue “as far ahead as we can see”.

# on-alert - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

No end to the rain in sight, as flood warnings extended to "all rivers"
# On Alert
# On Alert

No end to the rain in sight, as flood warnings extended to "all rivers"

Feb 5th 2014, 2:55 PM 31,936 Views 46 Comments

Authorities are warning anyone who lives near an inland waterway to be on alert. Met Éireann says it’s unable to forecast when we’ll see a break in the weather.