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# parking - Thursday 17 December, 2015

A man tried to avoid a parking ticket by leaving this cheeky note
# Have Some Crisps
From The Daily Edge
# Have Some Crisps

A man tried to avoid a parking ticket by leaving this cheeky note

Dec 17th 2015, 5:37 PM 6,867 Views 0 Comments

C’mon! It’s CHRISTMAS!

# parking - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Limerick is letting people park for free until Christmas, but Dublin isn't
# Free After 3
# Free After 3

Limerick is letting people park for free until Christmas, but Dublin isn't

Nov 24th 2015, 5:14 PM 14,224 Views 32 Comments

Dubs can win shopping vouchers, though.

# parking - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

A Google employee lives in a truck in the company's car park and saves 90% of his income
# Living In A Box
# Living In A Box

A Google employee lives in a truck in the company's car park and saves 90% of his income

Nov 3rd 2015, 6:04 AM 58,493 Views 49 Comments

He has been able to start paying off his student debt.

# parking - Sunday 27 September, 2015

The Burning Question*: Reverse park or drive straight in?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Reverse park or drive straight in?

Sep 27th 2015, 3:00 PM 27,085 Views 37 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# parking - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

A multi-storey car park at a Galway hospital will result in fewer parking spaces
# Park Life
# Park Life

A multi-storey car park at a Galway hospital will result in fewer parking spaces

Sep 23rd 2015, 7:30 PM 14,337 Views 18 Comments

For staff, anyway.

# parking - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

This note made a new mother's day after a stay in hospital
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

This note made a new mother's day after a stay in hospital

Aug 11th 2015, 11:00 AM 28,954 Views 18 Comments

She had arrived back to car to find a parking ticket on the windscreen.

# parking - Monday 10 August, 2015

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres
# HEY BIG SPENDERS
# HEY BIG SPENDERS

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres

Aug 10th 2015, 8:55 AM 13,474 Views 37 Comments

The Irish Parking Association said the restrictions could result in a 24% fall off in shopping and entertainment revenue.

# parking - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

'Closure of taxi rank at Beaumont Hospital will impact on elderly patients'
# Dublin
# Dublin

'Closure of taxi rank at Beaumont Hospital will impact on elderly patients'

Jun 23rd 2015, 9:35 PM 16,924 Views 24 Comments

Dublin City Council ordered the closure of the rank at the end of the month.

# parking - Thursday 11 June, 2015

There's a plan to bring parking back on Dollymount (along with a new beach boardwalk)
# Bay Watch
# Bay Watch

There's a plan to bring parking back on Dollymount (along with a new beach boardwalk)

Jun 11th 2015, 4:23 PM 9,136 Views 22 Comments

Some groups will be given passes to drive on the beach – and a new boardwalk will be built on the Clontarf end, it’s planned.

# parking - Friday 15 May, 2015

Poll: Should clamping be banned in hospital car parks?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should clamping be banned in hospital car parks?

May 15th 2015, 8:55 AM 19,951 Views 88 Comments

The Transport Minister has “utter sympathy” for people who are clamped – but says hospitals should manage their own parking operations.

# parking - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Are parking spaces really mega money in big cities?
# Not Getting Clamped
# Not Getting Clamped

Are parking spaces really mega money in big cities?

Apr 16th 2015, 12:28 PM 4,648 Views 1 Comment

“We don’t just park for the sake of parking.”

# parking - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

These are the Dublin streets where you're most likely to be clamped
# Clamped
# Clamped

These are the Dublin streets where you're most likely to be clamped

Apr 15th 2015, 10:50 PM 36,981 Views 70 Comments

And could be about to cost you a fair bit more.

# parking - Friday 20 March, 2015

Here's how much councils make from parking fines ... and which streets are the top earners
# Clamping Rage
# Clamping Rage

Here's how much councils make from parking fines ... and which streets are the top earners

Mar 20th 2015, 2:24 PM 44,351 Views 92 Comments

Were you caught in any of these locations?

# parking - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Minister has 'utter sympathy' for people who are clamped at hospitals ... but he won't ban it
# Triangle Of Doom
# Triangle Of Doom

Minister has 'utter sympathy' for people who are clamped at hospitals ... but he won't ban it

Feb 19th 2015, 9:20 PM 20,875 Views 87 Comments

Paschal Donohoe said it’s a matter for individual hospitals.

# parking - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Pensioner crashes into 10 cars in disastrous attempt to exit car park
# Oh No No No
From The Daily Edge
# Oh No No No

Pensioner crashes into 10 cars in disastrous attempt to exit car park

Feb 18th 2015, 8:31 AM 3,876 Views 1 Comment

OOOOf.

# parking - Thursday 5 February, 2015

The Gardaí were caught rapid on Twitter last night
# Caught Rapid
From The Daily Edge
# Caught Rapid

The Gardaí were caught rapid on Twitter last night

Feb 5th 2015, 8:42 AM 10,545 Views 2 Comments

Oooh-err.

# parking - Saturday 24 January, 2015

This 8 second video is a lesson in why you shouldn't piss off your neighbours
# Tight Spot
From The Daily Edge
# Tight Spot

This 8 second video is a lesson in why you shouldn't piss off your neighbours

Jan 24th 2015, 3:10 PM 5,574 Views 0 Comments

Good luck getting out of that one, fool.

# parking - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Worst driver ever takes a good four minutes to leave parking space
# Park Life
From The Daily Edge
# Park Life

Worst driver ever takes a good four minutes to leave parking space

Dec 7th 2014, 2:00 PM 4,438 Views 10 Comments

And it is excruciating. EXCRUCIATING.

# parking - Friday 28 November, 2014

This heartbreaking letter shows the difference one small good deed can make
# 20p
From The Daily Edge
# 20p

This heartbreaking letter shows the difference one small good deed can make

Nov 28th 2014, 3:18 PM 11,195 Views 0 Comments

Wow.

# parking - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

This driver is worse at parking than anyone you have ever seen, ever
# Parking Is Difficult
From The Daily Edge
# Parking Is Difficult

This driver is worse at parking than anyone you have ever seen, ever

Oct 28th 2014, 11:24 AM 4,598 Views 0 Comments

Yes, including your partner.

# parking - Monday 20 October, 2014

Nine complaints a day made against Dublin clampers
# Clamp Happy
# Clamp Happy

Nine complaints a day made against Dublin clampers

Oct 20th 2014, 7:00 AM 8,940 Views 18 Comments

Three clamping staff were also attacked during that time in the city.

# parking - Monday 6 October, 2014

Is this a parking space for turtles on a Dublin street?
# Turtle Power
From The Daily Edge
# Turtle Power

Is this a parking space for turtles on a Dublin street?

Oct 6th 2014, 10:55 AM 2,610 Views 1 Comment

Better than shelling out to have a clamp removed.

338 cars clamped in Dublin for parking in disabled space in first half of year
# Disability
# Disability

338 cars clamped in Dublin for parking in disabled space in first half of year

Oct 6th 2014, 7:00 AM 9,466 Views 77 Comments

Parking in this spots when you don’t actually need to is not only illegal, it makes life very difficult for people who have disabilities.

# parking - Friday 29 August, 2014

This driver in Cork is REALLY serious about parking
# To Be Sure
From The Daily Edge
# To Be Sure

This driver in Cork is REALLY serious about parking

Aug 29th 2014, 4:30 PM 6,267 Views 2 Comments

Determined.

# parking - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Perfect Irish response to a 'No Parking' sign
# Le Do Thoil
From The Daily Edge
# Le Do Thoil

Perfect Irish response to a 'No Parking' sign

Aug 5th 2014, 8:26 PM 8,867 Views 3 Comments

Rude.

# parking - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Weird Wide Web: Life on Mars, World Cup withdrawal and sexting extortion
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Life on Mars, World Cup withdrawal and sexting extortion

Aug 3rd 2014, 11:30 AM 10,403 Views 3 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# parking - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Ever wished your car would park itself and return to you later? You could be in luck
# No Hassle
# No Hassle

Ever wished your car would park itself and return to you later? You could be in luck

Jul 31st 2014, 4:03 PM 7,950 Views 9 Comments

The V-Charge consortium, funded by the EU, has developed a system that would allow driverless cars to park and recharge automatically while the driver is away.

# parking - Friday 25 July, 2014

How angry was this Dubliner at somebody's parking?
# Parking Mad
From The Daily Edge
# Parking Mad

How angry was this Dubliner at somebody's parking?

Jul 25th 2014, 8:52 AM 7,505 Views 6 Comments

Well angry.

# parking - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Stuck trying to find a parking space? This robot will park your car for you
# Sweet Spot
# Sweet Spot

Stuck trying to find a parking space? This robot will park your car for you

Jun 24th 2014, 12:26 PM 8,267 Views 25 Comments

If you happen to be in Düsseldorf airport, that is.

# parking - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Croke Park: Security in place to prevent One Directioners from queuing too early
# Tensions High
# Tensions High

Croke Park: Security in place to prevent One Directioners from queuing too early

May 22nd 2014, 11:06 AM 24,503 Views 74 Comments

The boys are back in town.

# parking - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

The politician parking scandal intensifies
# Ah Here
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Here

The politician parking scandal intensifies

May 20th 2014, 2:25 PM 5,835 Views 4 Comments

Come on now!

Lorainne Higgins criticised after campaign van parked in a disabled space
# Oops
# Oops

Lorainne Higgins criticised after campaign van parked in a disabled space

May 20th 2014, 1:43 PM 28,165 Views 110 Comments

The Labour MEP candidate in Midlands-North-West said the incident was “an honest mistake”.

# parking - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Teen issues brilliant ticket to illegally-parked police officer
# Gas Ticket
From The Daily Edge
# Gas Ticket

Teen issues brilliant ticket to illegally-parked police officer

Mar 26th 2014, 3:45 PM 6,898 Views 4 Comments

Have a taste of your own medicine.

# parking - Saturday 22 March, 2014

TDs and Senators warned to stay off the grass at Leinster House
# Parking
# Parking

TDs and Senators warned to stay off the grass at Leinster House

Mar 22nd 2014, 10:45 AM 8,162 Views 30 Comments

A shortage of parking spaces outside the front and back of Leinster House has left some resorting to leaving their cars parked on the grass at the back of the complex.

# parking - Monday 3 February, 2014

This parallel parking driver is insanely lucky
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

This parallel parking driver is insanely lucky

Feb 3rd 2014, 10:30 PM 4,157 Views 0 Comments

Definitely not advisable.

# parking - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Legislation to regulate vehicle clamping to be published early 2014
# Parking
# Parking

Legislation to regulate vehicle clamping to be published early 2014

Dec 21st 2013, 7:30 AM 7,655 Views 46 Comments

The new provisions will establish an independent appeals process.

# parking - Saturday 30 November, 2013

So what's happening in LIMERICK in the run up to Christmas?
# Counting Down
# Counting Down

So what's happening in LIMERICK in the run up to Christmas?

Nov 30th 2013, 9:15 AM 10,379 Views 28 Comments

What treats are on offer in the Treaty City? Here’s the lowdown…

# parking - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Workers slam 'inconsiderate' Dunnes over withdrawal of staff parking spaces
# Dunnes Stores
# Dunnes Stores

Workers slam 'inconsiderate' Dunnes over withdrawal of staff parking spaces

Nov 19th 2013, 6:45 AM 32,768 Views 138 Comments

The Mandate trade union says workers could lose up to €76 per week from their income in parking expenses as a result of the move.

# parking - Saturday 16 November, 2013

So what's happening in DUBLIN in the run up to Christmas?
# Counting Down
# Counting Down

So what's happening in DUBLIN in the run up to Christmas?

Nov 16th 2013, 9:45 AM 23,536 Views 30 Comments

We’ll be taking a look at all the shopping, entertainment, and (of course) parking arrangements in Ireland’s cities over the next few weekends. This morning, let’s start with the capital…

# parking - Monday 11 November, 2013

Car owner charged extra for 'foul language' by clamping company
# Cursing Charge
From The Daily Edge
# Cursing Charge

Car owner charged extra for 'foul language' by clamping company

Nov 11th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,063 Views 2 Comments

That potty mouth will cost you.