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# south-dublin - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Lidl to demolish the remainder of its Fortunestown Lane store in Tallaght
# Lidl Lifts
# Lidl Lifts

Lidl to demolish the remainder of its Fortunestown Lane store in Tallaght

Mar 7th 2018, 4:02 PM 26,411 Views 0 Comments

The supermarket giant has also said it will begin offering a daily shuttle bus service for Fortunestown locals to another nearby Lidl.

# south-dublin - Monday 5 March, 2018

Lidl confirms staff members won't lose their jobs following Friday's alleged looting incident
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Lidl confirms staff members won't lose their jobs following Friday's alleged looting incident

Mar 5th 2018, 4:27 PM 51,797 Views 0 Comments

Eight men have been charged in connection with an incident at the store.

# south-dublin - Friday 2 March, 2018

'It's absolutely disgusting': Locals express anger and sadness over supermarket looting
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

'It's absolutely disgusting': Locals express anger and sadness over supermarket looting

Mar 2nd 2018, 11:05 PM 121,301 Views 35 Comments

The Lidl store in Citywest, Dublin was looted by dozens of people tonight.

Roads and rail lines flooded as conditions worsen in Dublin and Wicklow
# Sandbags At The Ready
# Sandbags At The Ready

Roads and rail lines flooded as conditions worsen in Dublin and Wicklow

Mar 2nd 2018, 7:05 PM 112,290 Views 35 Comments

One resident said the seawater reached his door earlier today.

# south-dublin - Monday 19 February, 2018

South Dublin burglary gang targets new areas following 45-second garda response time to attempted robbery
# Burglary
# Burglary

South Dublin burglary gang targets new areas following 45-second garda response time to attempted robbery

Feb 19th 2018, 6:15 AM 49,325 Views 23 Comments

Gardaí based in Dun Laoghaire have made significant ground against the organised crime group

# south-dublin - Monday 29 January, 2018

Boil water notice issued for Wicklow and south Dublin due to treatment plant mechanical failure
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Boil water notice issued for Wicklow and south Dublin due to treatment plant mechanical failure

Jan 29th 2018, 5:05 PM 27,714 Views 21 Comments

Roughly 65,000 people live in the area affected by the notice.

# south-dublin - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Dun Laoghaire burglary gangs 'have joined forces' to target upmarket areas of south Dublin
# Thieves
# Thieves

Dun Laoghaire burglary gangs 'have joined forces' to target upmarket areas of south Dublin

Jan 11th 2018, 12:05 AM 77,076 Views 77 Comments

The gangs have been robbing homes and cars for over a decade.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Quads and scramblers warned to stay off roads after two crashes
# Injuries
# Injuries

Quads and scramblers warned to stay off roads after two crashes

Jan 3rd 2018, 10:29 PM 21,131 Views 48 Comments

Parents and users are being urged to be aware of the risks and dangers associated with riding these vehicles.

# south-dublin - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Man (20s) dies in single vehicle crash in Glenageary this morning
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Man (20s) dies in single vehicle crash in Glenageary this morning

Dec 17th 2017, 12:06 PM 32,332 Views 7 Comments

The single car crash occurred at 7am this morning on the Adelaide Road in Glenageary.

# south-dublin - Monday 27 November, 2017

Wheelchair users and people with disabilities can now climb and abseil in Dublin
# National Accessibility Week
# National Accessibility Week

Wheelchair users and people with disabilities can now climb and abseil in Dublin

Nov 27th 2017, 6:15 AM 10,179 Views 3 Comments

The new facilities enable people with limited body movement to enjoy the experience of climbing.

# south-dublin - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'Too intense' - Locals protest controversial Hell Fire Club plan
# Planning
# Planning

'Too intense' - Locals protest controversial Hell Fire Club plan

Nov 4th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,677 Views 26 Comments

Many of the submissions are from local residents and groups arguing that the plan should not go ahead.

# south-dublin - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Schoolboy bitten by dog while playing on neighbour's property awarded €32,000
# Killiney
# Killiney

Schoolboy bitten by dog while playing on neighbour's property awarded €32,000

Nov 2nd 2017, 2:39 PM 25,669 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened in 2013 in the he Ballinclea Heights estate in Killiney.

# south-dublin - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Traffic is currently an absolute mess on the Stillorgan dual carriageway coming into Dublin
# Commuter Chaos
# Commuter Chaos

Traffic is currently an absolute mess on the Stillorgan dual carriageway coming into Dublin

Oct 19th 2017, 8:04 PM 59,728 Views 44 Comments

It’s gridlock coming into the city from the south at present.

# south-dublin - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'We need spotlight on this site': Protestors to set up outside Dublin Scientology centre today
# Scientology
# Scientology

'We need spotlight on this site': Protestors to set up outside Dublin Scientology centre today

Oct 14th 2017, 12:05 AM 25,351 Views 119 Comments

One ex-Scientologist from Mayo wants to warn others: “I got so angry that I burned any Scientology stuff I had in bonfire.”

# south-dublin - Monday 25 September, 2017

Clondalkin social housing estate gets green light from council
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Clondalkin social housing estate gets green light from council

Sep 25th 2017, 10:56 PM 20,421 Views 75 Comments

Sinn Féin raised concerns about the lack of integration between social and private housing, however.

# south-dublin - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Vandalism in south Dublin continues despite €20,000 investment in CCTV system
# Balgaddy
# Balgaddy

Vandalism in south Dublin continues despite €20,000 investment in CCTV system

Sep 3rd 2017, 6:30 AM 43,255 Views 48 Comments

The council recently spent €20,000 on the security set-up.

# south-dublin - Monday 28 August, 2017

Hand grenade from nearly 100 years ago destroyed in controlled explosion near American embassy
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Hand grenade from nearly 100 years ago destroyed in controlled explosion near American embassy

Aug 28th 2017, 3:35 PM 17,072 Views 14 Comments

The incident unfolded in Ballsbridge in south Dublin city earlier this afternoon.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

'I'm disgusted, horrified': Vandals damage memorial to Carrickmines fire victims
# Carrickmines
# Carrickmines

'I'm disgusted, horrified': Vandals damage memorial to Carrickmines fire victims

Aug 16th 2017, 12:35 PM 18,073 Views 60 Comments

A local councillor said family members of the victims have only recently moved into their new accommodation, which is near the site of the tragedy.

# south-dublin - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Gardaí acting on new information search woods in Dublin as part of Trevor Deely investigation
# Trevor Deely
# Trevor Deely

Gardaí acting on new information search woods in Dublin as part of Trevor Deely investigation

Aug 12th 2017, 1:20 PM 80,398 Views 13 Comments

A cold-case review was begun by gardaí in December, which included swathes of evidence being gathered and witnesses re-interviewed.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Gardaí arrest 24 street dealers after sting operation in Tallaght
# Drugs
# Drugs

Gardaí arrest 24 street dealers after sting operation in Tallaght

Jul 19th 2017, 12:08 PM 21,786 Views 0 Comments

Undercover gardaí made over 74 ‘buys’ from dealers over the course of the operation.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

There are almost 4,000 'property millionaires' in Ireland
# Daft Wealth Report
# Daft Wealth Report

There are almost 4,000 'property millionaires' in Ireland

Jul 18th 2017, 12:01 AM 25,872 Views 42 Comments

South County Dublin is the most expensive property market in the country, with an average property value of almost €550,000.

# south-dublin - Friday 14 July, 2017

'There has been a sense of fear' - Dublin women get together after recent spate of attacks
# Knocklyon
# Knocklyon

'There has been a sense of fear' - Dublin women get together after recent spate of attacks

Jul 14th 2017, 12:06 PM 28,071 Views 26 Comments

Two assaults on women took place in the Knocklyon area in late June.

# south-dublin - Friday 26 May, 2017

11-year-old girl struck by car in south Dublin suburb last night
# Sallynoggin
# Sallynoggin

11-year-old girl struck by car in south Dublin suburb last night

May 26th 2017, 9:10 PM 32,250 Views 0 Comments

She is receiving treatment at Crumlin Children’s Hospital today.

# south-dublin - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Dublin hotel advertised as 120-room luxury getaway is actually a two-up, two-down in Booterstown
# Wake Up Call
# Wake Up Call

Dublin hotel advertised as 120-room luxury getaway is actually a two-up, two-down in Booterstown

May 18th 2017, 12:10 AM 50,434 Views 21 Comments

Foreign workers claim to have been offered jobs at the hotel.

# south-dublin - Friday 12 May, 2017

South Dublin road closed after eight-car-collision
# Katharine Tynan Road
# Katharine Tynan Road

South Dublin road closed after eight-car-collision

May 12th 2017, 2:33 PM 62,020 Views 18 Comments

The road has since been reopened and the crash cleared.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Man spotted running from stolen car arrested in connection with south Dublin robbery
# Stepaside
# Stepaside

Man spotted running from stolen car arrested in connection with south Dublin robbery

Apr 26th 2017, 1:11 PM 21,913 Views 5 Comments

The man is currently being detained in Dun Laoghaire Garda Station.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Pregnant mother of four soon to be homeless as landlord is selling home
# Unsecure Tenancy
# Unsecure Tenancy

Pregnant mother of four soon to be homeless as landlord is selling home

Apr 18th 2017, 6:01 AM 31,059 Views 93 Comments

Sarah and her husband Eamon have until June to try to find a new home for their family.

# south-dublin - Monday 17 April, 2017

'You had to walk through a pub to get to your room, the smell of drink and drugs was disgusting'
# Family Homelessness
# Family Homelessness

'You had to walk through a pub to get to your room, the smell of drink and drugs was disgusting'

Apr 17th 2017, 6:00 AM 24,965 Views 57 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will highlight the cases of people affected by homelessness.

# south-dublin - Saturday 1 April, 2017

These are the most expensive and cheapest areas for renting in Ireland
# Rent Index
# Rent Index

These are the most expensive and cheapest areas for renting in Ireland

Apr 1st 2017, 6:00 AM 82,387 Views 29 Comments

The top five areas with the most expensive rents are all located in on the southern side of Dublin.

# south-dublin - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Woman attacked by dog in public park loses €60k damages claim against council
# Dublin
# Dublin

Woman attacked by dog in public park loses €60k damages claim against council

Feb 23rd 2017, 6:30 AM 30,410 Views 0 Comments

Joanne Stewart was attacked by a boxer dog in Corkagh Park in Dublin.

# south-dublin - Friday 10 February, 2017

Council-built house that was vacant for 10 years goes up for sale (for €200,000 less than it cost to build)
# 1A St Patricks Road
# 1A St Patricks Road

Council-built house that was vacant for 10 years goes up for sale (for €200,000 less than it cost to build)

Feb 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 32,290 Views 30 Comments

The house is up for sale with an asking price of €400,000.

# south-dublin - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Man armed with hammer robs pharmacy in Rathgar
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man armed with hammer robs pharmacy in Rathgar

Feb 2nd 2017, 9:30 PM 20,485 Views 16 Comments

The man made off with drugs and a sum of money.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Woman attacked in south Dublin estate was victim of sexual assault
# Bayview
# Bayview

Woman attacked in south Dublin estate was victim of sexual assault

Jan 31st 2017, 10:16 PM 50,333 Views 29 Comments

The woman was attacked yesterday evening.

# south-dublin - Friday 13 January, 2017

E-coli outbreak in Dublin's Blackrock and Seapoint
# Be Careful
# Be Careful

E-coli outbreak in Dublin's Blackrock and Seapoint

Jan 13th 2017, 11:57 AM 19,826 Views 27 Comments

An investigation into the outbreak has been launched.

# south-dublin - Monday 9 January, 2017

Several Christmas tree fires have been put out at Killiney Hill over the past week
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Several Christmas tree fires have been put out at Killiney Hill over the past week

Jan 9th 2017, 12:09 PM 16,233 Views 24 Comments

It’s not known yet whether the fires were started deliberately.

# south-dublin - Monday 12 December, 2016

'It's complete madness': Two Dublin councillors want a cable car from Tallaght to the Hellfire Club
# Pie In The Sky
# Pie In The Sky

'It's complete madness': Two Dublin councillors want a cable car from Tallaght to the Hellfire Club

Dec 12th 2016, 11:10 AM 36,829 Views 108 Comments

Two south Dublin councillors say that it would be “a great asset to the county and it would encourage visitors who don’t drive to visit the area”.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Irish Water to pump €200 million into plant to avoid undrinkable water
# Watering Wicklow
# Watering Wicklow

Irish Water to pump €200 million into plant to avoid undrinkable water

Nov 30th 2016, 2:20 PM 9,761 Views 28 Comments

Not everyone is in favour with the first major upgrade in 150 years of the Vartry scheme.

'Don't let us die': Homeless men's fears as makeshift camp on south Dublin green grows
# We Don't Want To Die
# We Don't Want To Die

'Don't let us die': Homeless men's fears as makeshift camp on south Dublin green grows

Nov 30th 2016, 6:02 AM 49,080 Views 37 Comments

The group of young men has made the green their home as they sleep rough.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Homeless numbers in south Dublin rose 60% in nine months
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Homeless numbers in south Dublin rose 60% in nine months

Nov 15th 2016, 2:52 PM 9,036 Views 55 Comments

In October, there were 439 people on the council’s homeless register.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Irish Water seeks to build massive new €80 million covered reservoir in south Dublin
# Reservoir Dubs
# Reservoir Dubs

Irish Water seeks to build massive new €80 million covered reservoir in south Dublin

Nov 9th 2016, 6:05 AM 9,991 Views 23 Comments

The new reservoir is planned for construction at the existing Stillorgan reservoir site.