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: 5°C Sunday 16 January 2022

#Rathmines

# rathmines - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Humans of Dublin got this very moving letter from the son of an older man they photographed
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Humans of Dublin got this very moving letter from the son of an older man they photographed

Apr 6th 2016, 8:59 AM 11,175 Views 2 Comments

Bill Doran’s story about his tomato plants went viral on Facebook last year.

# rathmines - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

17 of the most Rathmines things that ever happened
# The Miiiines
From The Daily Edge
# The Miiiines

17 of the most Rathmines things that ever happened

Apr 5th 2016, 1:12 PM 12,103 Views 3 Comments

It’s a hell of a joint.

# rathmines - Saturday 26 March, 2016

These amazing photos show what Rathmines' Stella Cinema is like inside these days
# Stella
From The Daily Edge
# Stella

These amazing photos show what Rathmines' Stella Cinema is like inside these days

Mar 26th 2016, 12:05 PM 15,359 Views 11 Comments

It’s frozen in 2004.

# rathmines - Thursday 26 November, 2015

This beautiful modern townhouse in Rathmines is for sale
# New To Market
# New To Market

This beautiful modern townhouse in Rathmines is for sale

Nov 26th 2015, 5:12 PM 8,505 Views 0 Comments

The home is a great example of contemporary Irish architecture.

# rathmines - Monday 9 November, 2015

"Margot has got justice and her name has been cleared" - family relieved at murderer's confession
# Margot Seery
# Margot Seery

"Margot has got justice and her name has been cleared" - family relieved at murderer's confession

Nov 9th 2015, 10:55 PM 47,765 Views 33 Comments

Margot Seery’s death at Kenilworth Square in Rathmines was not considered suspicious at the time.

# rathmines - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Man threatened with knife while walking in Rathmines Park last night
# Search
# Search

Man threatened with knife while walking in Rathmines Park last night

Aug 19th 2015, 10:14 AM 10,365 Views 0 Comments

It happened at around 12:15am.

# rathmines - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Missing 84-year-old woman found safe and well
# Dublin
# Dublin

Missing 84-year-old woman found safe and well

Jul 30th 2015, 8:07 PM 16,323 Views 10 Comments

She had been missing from Rathmines in Dublin.

# rathmines - Monday 27 July, 2015

Man sold bogus holiday packages to friends to fund his "cocaine lifestyle"
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man sold bogus holiday packages to friends to fund his "cocaine lifestyle"

Jul 27th 2015, 7:00 PM 22,542 Views 26 Comments

He was given a two-year suspended sentence.

# rathmines - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Man sentenced to three months in jail for "pretty revolting" act in Dublin garda station cell
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced to three months in jail for "pretty revolting" act in Dublin garda station cell

Jun 17th 2015, 7:30 PM 42,634 Views 38 Comments

The judge said that the man “made life miserable for the gardaí in question”.

# rathmines - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Man taken to hospital after attack by burglars in the middle of the night
# Ranelagh
# Ranelagh

Man taken to hospital after attack by burglars in the middle of the night

Jun 16th 2015, 9:57 AM 17,366 Views 12 Comments

The thieves made off with a number of small items and a quantity of cash.

# rathmines - Monday 15 June, 2015

Child rapist moved to UK after gardaí saw a video of him raping 11-year-old girl
# Courts
# Courts

Child rapist moved to UK after gardaí saw a video of him raping 11-year-old girl

Jun 15th 2015, 7:04 PM 44,257 Views 0 Comments

Michael Smith went on to commit further offences in England.

# rathmines - Thursday 4 June, 2015

You may have spotted Dublin's newest priest pulling pints at Tramco
# Listening Skills
# Listening Skills

You may have spotted Dublin's newest priest pulling pints at Tramco

Jun 4th 2015, 6:09 AM 27,753 Views 21 Comments

Listening to locals’ problems… Occasionally serving wine… Could Dublin’s pubs be the Church’s next recruiting ground?

# rathmines - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Army bomb robot examines suspect 'flower pot' outside Dublin barracks
# Hydrangea Bomb
# Hydrangea Bomb

Army bomb robot examines suspect 'flower pot' outside Dublin barracks

May 12th 2015, 9:50 AM 8,729 Views 12 Comments

The suspect package was declared a hoax.

# rathmines - Thursday 5 February, 2015

So Michael Stipe was hanging around a barbershop in Dublin last night...
# Shiny Happy Barbers
From The Daily Edge
# Shiny Happy Barbers

So Michael Stipe was hanging around a barbershop in Dublin last night...

Feb 5th 2015, 7:24 AM 5,449 Views 6 Comments

Hi Michael!

# rathmines - Friday 26 September, 2014

37-year-old Hayrush Rama found safe and well
# Found
# Found

37-year-old Hayrush Rama found safe and well

Sep 26th 2014, 9:15 PM 18,484 Views 6 Comments

The man had been missing since 26 September.

# rathmines - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Woman's remains to be exhumed after new information on 1994 death
# Limerick
# Limerick

Woman's remains to be exhumed after new information on 1994 death

Sep 16th 2014, 7:55 AM 12,088 Views 9 Comments

Based on the post mortem results, a new investigation into her death could be launched.

# rathmines - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Shots fired at house in Dublin overnight
# Investigation
# Investigation

Shots fired at house in Dublin overnight

Jul 1st 2014, 8:48 AM 13,074 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the shooting on the Upper Rathmines Road.

# rathmines - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Missing man found safe and well
# Missing
# Missing

Missing man found safe and well

Apr 19th 2014, 6:23 PM 21,571 Views 12 Comments

The 88-year-old had been missing since this afternoon.

# rathmines - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Two held by gardaí after heroin seizure in south Dublin flat
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two held by gardaí after heroin seizure in south Dublin flat

Jan 21st 2014, 5:22 PM 11,395 Views 14 Comments

An estimated €150,000 worth of the drug was found after a search in Rathmines.

# rathmines - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Man due in court in connection with Rathmines assault
# Assault
# Assault

Man due in court in connection with Rathmines assault

Jan 7th 2014, 9:50 AM 11,715 Views 0 Comments

A 22-year-old woman was attacked from behind and punched in the face by an older man.

# rathmines - Sunday 13 October, 2013

100 years of reading: Rathmines library
# Library
# Library

100 years of reading: Rathmines library

Oct 13th 2013, 6:30 PM 9,120 Views 15 Comments

The library, built in 1913, has hosted the likes of Douglas Hyde, WB Yeats and Hannah Sheehy Skeffington. (And it was also an air raid shelter).

# rathmines - Friday 13 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Friday

Sep 13th 2013, 10:57 PM 11,364 Views 2 Comments

The latest on the tragic fire that killed the family of a Beaumont doctor, the details of the Garda ‘Operation Majesty’ — and it turns out Ryan Tubridy is a time-traveller…

Masked men with screwdriver arrested in Rathmines
# Dublin
# Dublin

Masked men with screwdriver arrested in Rathmines

Sep 13th 2013, 11:20 AM 10,669 Views 33 Comments

The pair tried to steal money from a local shop but left empty handed after a struggle with an employee.

# rathmines - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Shatter: Ireland has taken in fifty refugees from Syria crisis
# Syrian Conflict
# Syrian Conflict

Shatter: Ireland has taken in fifty refugees from Syria crisis

Sep 3rd 2013, 7:15 PM 6,070 Views 70 Comments

More than two million people have become refugees since the start of the conflict in March 2011.

Pictures: Irish troops on parade in Rathmines sunshine ahead of Syria mission
# 43rd Infantary Group
# 43rd Infantary Group

Pictures: Irish troops on parade in Rathmines sunshine ahead of Syria mission

Sep 3rd 2013, 6:24 PM 10,817 Views 32 Comments

The 115 members of the 43rd Infantary Group were reviewed by Minister Alan Shatter before gathering with their families ahead of the first deployment tomorrow.

Shatter to review troops ahead of Syria deployment
# Cathal Brugha Barracks
# Cathal Brugha Barracks

Shatter to review troops ahead of Syria deployment

Sep 3rd 2013, 7:30 AM 5,382 Views 42 Comments

The 115 members of the 43rd Infantary Group will head out to the Golan Heights to take part in a UN mission in the coming days.

# rathmines - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties
# Meet The Mayor
# Meet The Mayor

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties

Jul 28th 2013, 8:00 AM 7,394 Views 34 Comments

Oisín Quinn has been setting out his aims for his term in office in a wide-ranging interview. On a personal front, his priorities include trying to accommodate a young family and small dog in the garden-less Mansion House…

# rathmines - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Clampers get clamped in Dublin
# Gotcha
From The Daily Edge
# Gotcha

Clampers get clamped in Dublin

Jul 11th 2013, 9:00 AM 27,558 Views 54 Comments

Well, this is embarrassing.

# rathmines - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Quarter-million worth of cocaine seized in Leinster Road flat
# Drugs
# Drugs

Quarter-million worth of cocaine seized in Leinster Road flat

Jul 2nd 2013, 11:46 AM 8,064 Views 26 Comments

Two men were arrested after planned gardaí raids.

# rathmines - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Explosive device made safe after Rathmines housing estate sealed off
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

Explosive device made safe after Rathmines housing estate sealed off

Jun 11th 2013, 12:15 PM 16,292 Views 15 Comments

A security alert forced the shut down of the Cowper Downs estate this morning.

# rathmines - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic
# Xtra-vision
# Xtra-vision

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic

May 7th 2013, 7:01 PM 30,007 Views 66 Comments

There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.

# rathmines - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Man charged with €60k of cannabis, LSD and cocaine to appear in court
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man charged with €60k of cannabis, LSD and cocaine to appear in court

May 4th 2013, 9:41 AM 5,787 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were found after gardaí stopped a car in Rathmines and made a follow-up search of a house in Rathfarnham.

# rathmines - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Four arrested after armed robbery at Dublin shopping centre
# Crime
# Crime

Four arrested after armed robbery at Dublin shopping centre

Apr 28th 2013, 2:09 PM 20,584 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí stopped a car in Finglas last night and arrested two men and two women in connection with the robbery.

# rathmines - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday
# Water
# Water

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday

Apr 27th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,552 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council is to provide water tankers to parts of Dublin tomorrow due to expected problems between 6am and midnight.

# rathmines - Friday 26 April, 2013

Inspections show 90pc of Dublin's flats aren't up to standard
# Flat Inspections
# Flat Inspections

Inspections show 90pc of Dublin's flats aren't up to standard

Apr 26th 2013, 8:45 PM 9,909 Views 27 Comments

Of the 1,499 houses inspected as part of the Intensified Inspection Programme, 1,384 homes (over 92 per cent) did not meet the required standard.

# rathmines - Thursday 18 April, 2013

PIC: Soldier receives property tax bill for his entire barracks
# Death And Taxes
# Death And Taxes

PIC: Soldier receives property tax bill for his entire barracks

Apr 18th 2013, 8:41 AM 22,004 Views 83 Comments

Here’s a particularly unfortunate example of the difficulties in introducing a property tax with no property register…

# rathmines - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Appeal issued for Dublin man missing for seven days
# Missing
# Missing

Appeal issued for Dublin man missing for seven days

Feb 26th 2013, 1:21 PM 13,285 Views 0 Comments

David O’Reilly, 48, was last seen on the morning of 19 February.

# rathmines - Friday 19 October, 2012

Gardaí seize heroin from Rathmines house
# Drugs
# Drugs

Gardaí seize heroin from Rathmines house

Oct 19th 2012, 9:32 PM 10,171 Views 20 Comments

One man has been arrested after Gardaí seized heroin worth an estimated €140,000 from the Dublin house.

# rathmines - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Grenade from Irish War of Independence made safe in Rathmines
# Grenade
# Grenade

Grenade from Irish War of Independence made safe in Rathmines

Sep 4th 2012, 10:07 PM 9,623 Views 23 Comments

The grenade was found in Rathmines in south Dublin earlier tonight.

# rathmines - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Case closed: Woman claims cash in curtains donated to Barnardos
# Curtain Call
# Curtain Call

Case closed: Woman claims cash in curtains donated to Barnardos

Jun 7th 2012, 6:00 PM 10,987 Views 20 Comments

A sum of cash was discovered inside curtains donated to the children’s charity and a public appeal was issued yesterday.