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# ringsend - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Locals campaign against proposed 15 storey residential tower in Dublin

The proposal is for 48 apartments in a building in Ringsend.

# ringsend - Monday 27 April, 2020

Families take part in socially-distanced mass dance in Dublin

The event was held at a complex of flats in Ringsend and was the brainchild of Danika Hopkins and Rebecca Larkin.

# ringsend - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Gardaí investigate after threatening leaflets posted to locals near greyhound stadium

A number of flyers were posted to residents in Ringsend last Saturday.

# ringsend - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Raw sewage from 77,000 people in Ireland flowing into environment every day

Ireland needs “substantial” investment in waste water treatment, the EPA report said.

# ringsend - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Irish Water warns about further bad smells in Dublin following delay in repair works at treatment plant

It’s the third such warning issued by the utility in the last two months.

# ringsend - Monday 19 August, 2019

Irish Water warns about potential smells from Ringsend treatment plant in the coming days

It’s a result of maintenance works at the site.

# ringsend - Saturday 13 July, 2019

How many times has untreated wastewater overflowed into Dublin Bay since 2015? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of food businesses issued with closure orders in June.

# ringsend - Friday 12 July, 2019

'It's a real crisis': Billions of litres of untreated water overflows at Ringsend wastewater plant since 2015

New figures show the extent of overflows at the plant in recent years.

# ringsend - Thursday 4 July, 2019

'Everybody's gone hygienic mad': Ringsend spillages aren’t putting some swimmers off their daily dips Ringsend This post contains videos

'Everybody's gone hygienic mad': Ringsend spillages aren’t putting some swimmers off their daily dips

Three times last month untreated wastewater was discharged from the Ringsend plant into Dublin Bay.

# ringsend - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Warning of 'odour' near Ringsend as EPA says plumes to continue until waste water plant upgrade

It follows an apparent leak at the plant this week.

# ringsend - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

EPA to inspect wastewater treatment plant after brown plume discharges into Dublin Bay

It is the third apparent spillage to occur at the facility this year.

# ringsend - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Swimming at eight Dublin beaches banned after spill at wastewater plant

‘The overflow is diluted, partially treated wastewater,’ a spokesperson said.

# ringsend - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

A faulty sewage tank caused effluent to pour into Dublin Bay over the weekend Poolbeg This post contains videos

A faulty sewage tank caused effluent to pour into Dublin Bay over the weekend

The fault occured at the Ringsend wastewater treatment plant.

# ringsend - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Dublin man sentenced to 14 years for raping Spanish student repeatedly over 21-hour-period

Eoin Berkley admitted to raping the girl in Ringsend in July 2017.

# ringsend - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Irish Water submits planning application to continue €400 million investment in Ringsend

The development is necessary to cope with future demand, Irish Water said.

# ringsend - Friday 18 May, 2018

Here's the average price of a home in Ringsend in 2018

The latest figures from

Your guide to Ringsend: Iconic slice of inner-city Dublin with loads of new life

And the best walk in the city.

# ringsend - Friday 8 September, 2017

Dublin Bus reaches agreement with drivers over anti-social behaviour in Tallaght

Drivers had threatened to curtail a number of routes next week.

# ringsend - Friday 21 July, 2017

24-year-old man charged over rape and false imprisonment of Spanish student

The 18-year-old woman told gardaí the alleged incident occurred at a site near Pigeon House Road.

# ringsend - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Man arrested and released over alleged sexual assault was out on bail

An 18-year-old girl said she was sexually assaulted at a site near Pigeon House Road in the Ringsend.

# ringsend - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Locals 'horrified' over claims Spanish woman was held captive and sexually assaulted in Dublin

The teenager said she was assaulted in the Ringsend area of Dublin.

# ringsend - Friday 7 July, 2017

The EPA is taking legal action after the lime leak at the Poolbeg incinerator

While 11 staff were hospitalised, Covanta said that no members of the public were in danger from the incident.

EPA finds 'moderate' infestation of flies at Poolbeg incinerator

Locals in Ringsend had been complaining about the large number of flies in the area all week.

# ringsend - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Locals bearing the brunt as 'plague of flies' take up residence in Ringsend

Local politicians are demanding answers as to why there is a fly infestation in the Dublin area.

# ringsend - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Waste-burning suspended after lime-leak at Poolbeg incinerator

Last week, eleven workers were taken to hospital following an ‘unscheduled’ release of lime.

# ringsend - Thursday 8 June, 2017

'We need clean air. We do not need accidents': Locals' fury as 11 incinerator staff hospitalised

Locals say they are concerned after yesterday’s lime leak.

# ringsend - Monday 24 April, 2017

The controversial Poolbeg incinerator has taken its first delivery of waste

The facility will fire up this weekend.

# ringsend - Sunday 2 April, 2017

'I suppose we're f****** stuck with it': The Poolbeg incinerator is starting production

After years of holdups, the controversial plant is set to start burning waste this month.

# ringsend - Monday 20 February, 2017

Man in his 50s charged with armed robbery on Spar store

He will appear before court today.

# ringsend - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Man arrested after armed robbery on shop in south Dublin

A man entered the store carrying a gun yesterday afternoon.

# ringsend - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Some 5c coins produced outside Ireland might be causing a problem at the Eastlink toll

Dublin City Council said it did not accept that customers had been overcharged, stating that any rejected coins can be collected by motorists.

# ringsend - Friday 20 November, 2015

Ringsend murder accused in 'breath-taking' attempt to withdraw guilty plea

Kenneth Cummins wants to have his guilty plea vacated – days after he changed it from not guilty.

# ringsend - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Three men arrested after car being pursued by gardaí crashes

The car crashed on Lotts Road in Dublin this afternoon.

# ringsend - Monday 13 July, 2015

The Poolbeg Chimneys have some very unusual residents

Here’s a glimpse into their life.

# ringsend - Sunday 29 March, 2015

WATCH: Gardaí probe cause of barge fire at Grand Canal Dock Up In Flames This post contains videos

WATCH: Gardaí probe cause of barge fire at Grand Canal Dock

Dublinc Fire Brigade put out the fire in the early hours of this morning.

# ringsend - Friday 20 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dublin city's total eclipse captured in wonderful photo from Ringsend Turn Around

# ringsend - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

John Tierney took the media (and a minister) on a bizarre tour around a water treatment plant today Irish Water This post contains videos

John Tierney took the media (and a minister) on a bizarre tour around a water treatment plant today

The Irish Water charm offensive began in Ringsend this afternoon.

# ringsend - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Work has started on the Poolbeg incinerator - but there's already a protest planned

The plant is being built by US energy company Covanta.

# ringsend - Friday 11 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge A collection of images, memories and feelings about Poolbeg chimneys Pigeon House

A collection of images, memories and feelings about Poolbeg chimneys

Could it be time to say goodbye to the Dublin landmark?

# ringsend - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Post-mortem due on unidentified body found on Dublin beach

The male in his 30s was discovered yesterday.

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