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Thursday 28 September 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# South Dublin

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'Save our park': Tallaght locals protest against plans for apartment block
Tallaght Litter Mugs has said the apartments will hurt their cleanup efforts.
South Dublin pharmacist arrested on suspicion of facilitating illegal prescription drugs trade
The pharmacist was arrested in August.
65 patients at St Columcille's Hospital to have colonoscopy results reviewed
The review is being carried out after the hospital examined a number of colonoscopies.
MetroLink will impose 'Berlin Wall' through community, say South Dublin locals
The controversial BusConnects and Metrolink plans were discussed in the Oireachtas Transport Committee today.
HSE launches investigation into south Dublin disability service after mistreatment allegations
The mother had had a number of meetings with HSE management before it decided to investigate the matter.
Gardaí launch investigation into 'sudden death' of man found on south Dublin street
The man was found on Main Street, Newcastle at around 12pm yesterday afternoon.
Mark Hennessy 'person of interest' in a number of unsolved sexual assault cases
Gardaí are now sifting through messages sent from his social media profiles.
Jastine Valdez murder - gardaí appeal for information on missing iPad
It is hoped that Jastine’s bag and iPad could help shed light on any connection she may have had with her killer.
Books of condolence have been opened following the murder of Ana Kriegel
The 14-year-old was found dead last Thursday.
Man who abducted Jastine Valdez may have been in shops, bars or petrol stations in hours around crime
Suspect Mark Hennessy was shot dead by gardaí on Sunday evening.
Body found in search for missing woman Jastine Valdez is removed from scene
The 24-year-old woman was reported missing on Saturday night.
Anti-amendment Dún Laoghaire bucked the national trend in '83. We went to talk to locals this week
The ’83 debate was bitter and divisive. Those who lived through it say there’s a more informed debate on the doorsteps today.
Woman who lives in nursing home granted possession of house occupied by squatter since 2016
The woman acquired the bungalow at Mount Merrion Avenue, Blackrock in 2013 but has resided at a nursing home since 2007.
Lidl to demolish the remainder of its Fortunestown Lane store in Tallaght
The supermarket giant has also said it will begin offering a daily shuttle bus service for Fortunestown locals to another nearby Lidl.
Lidl confirms staff members won't lose their jobs following Friday's alleged looting incident
Eight men have been charged in connection with an incident at the store.
'It's absolutely disgusting': Locals express anger and sadness over supermarket looting
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
One resident said the seawater reached his door earlier today.
South Dublin burglary gang targets new areas following 45-second garda response time to attempted robbery
Gardaí based in Dun Laoghaire have made significant ground against the organised crime group
Boil water notice issued for Wicklow and south Dublin due to treatment plant mechanical failure
Roughly 65,000 people live in the area affected by the notice.
Dun Laoghaire burglary gangs 'have joined forces' to target upmarket areas of south Dublin
The gangs have been robbing homes and cars for over a decade.
Quads and scramblers warned to stay off roads after two crashes
Parents and users are being urged to be aware of the risks and dangers associated with riding these vehicles.
Man (20s) dies in single vehicle crash in Glenageary this morning
The single car crash occurred at 7am this morning on the Adelaide Road in Glenageary.
Wheelchair users and people with disabilities can now climb and abseil in Dublin
The new facilities enable people with limited body movement to enjoy the experience of climbing.
'Too intense' - Locals protest controversial Hell Fire Club plan
Many of the submissions are from local residents and groups arguing that the plan should not go ahead.
Schoolboy bitten by dog while playing on neighbour's property awarded €32,000
The attack happened in 2013 in the he Ballinclea Heights estate in Killiney.
Traffic is currently an absolute mess on the Stillorgan dual carriageway coming into Dublin
It’s gridlock coming into the city from the south at present.
'We need spotlight on this site': Protestors to set up outside Dublin Scientology centre today
One ex-Scientologist from Mayo wants to warn others: “I got so angry that I burned any Scientology stuff I had in bonfire.”
Clondalkin social housing estate gets green light from council
Sinn Féin raised concerns about the lack of integration between social and private housing, however.
Vandalism in south Dublin continues despite €20,000 investment in CCTV system
The council recently spent €20,000 on the security set-up.
Hand grenade from nearly 100 years ago destroyed in controlled explosion near American embassy
The incident unfolded in Ballsbridge in south Dublin city earlier this afternoon.
'I'm disgusted, horrified': Vandals damage memorial to Carrickmines fire victims
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.
Gardaí acting on new information search woods in Dublin as part of Trevor Deely investigation
A cold-case review was begun by gardaí in December, which included swathes of evidence being gathered and witnesses re-interviewed.
Gardaí arrest 24 street dealers after sting operation in Tallaght
Undercover gardaí made over 74 ‘buys’ from dealers over the course of the operation.
There are almost 4,000 'property millionaires' in Ireland
South County Dublin is the most expensive property market in the country, with an average property value of almost €550,000.
'There has been a sense of fear' - Dublin women get together after recent spate of attacks
Two assaults on women took place in the Knocklyon area in late June.
11-year-old girl struck by car in south Dublin suburb last night
She is receiving treatment at Crumlin Children’s Hospital today.
Dublin hotel advertised as 120-room luxury getaway is actually a two-up, two-down in Booterstown
Foreign workers claim to have been offered jobs at the hotel.
South Dublin road closed after eight-car-collision
The road has since been reopened and the crash cleared.
Man spotted running from stolen car arrested in connection with south Dublin robbery
The man is currently being detained in Dun Laoghaire Garda Station.
Pregnant mother of four soon to be homeless as landlord is selling home
Sarah and her husband Eamon have until June to try to find a new home for their family.