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Sunday 1 October 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# South Dublin

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'You had to walk through a pub to get to your room, the smell of drink and drugs was disgusting'
Each day this week, will highlight the cases of people affected by homelessness.
These are the most expensive and cheapest areas for renting in Ireland
The top five areas with the most expensive rents are all located in on the southern side of Dublin.
Woman attacked by dog in public park loses €60k damages claim against council
Joanne Stewart was attacked by a boxer dog in Corkagh Park in Dublin.
Council-built house that was vacant for 10 years goes up for sale (for €200,000 less than it cost to build)
The house is up for sale with an asking price of €400,000.
Man armed with hammer robs pharmacy in Rathgar
The man made off with drugs and a sum of money.
Woman attacked in south Dublin estate was victim of sexual assault
The woman was attacked yesterday evening.
E-coli outbreak in Dublin's Blackrock and Seapoint
An investigation into the outbreak has been launched.
Several Christmas tree fires have been put out at Killiney Hill over the past week
It’s not known yet whether the fires were started deliberately.
'It's complete madness': Two Dublin councillors want a cable car from Tallaght to the Hellfire Club
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”.
Irish Water to pump €200 million into plant to avoid undrinkable water
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
The group of young men has made the green their home as they sleep rough.
Homeless numbers in south Dublin rose 60% in nine months
In October, there were 439 people on the council’s homeless register.
Irish Water seeks to build massive new €80 million covered reservoir in south Dublin
The new reservoir is planned for construction at the existing Stillorgan reservoir site.
After 49 years on the round, Ireland's oldest ice-cream man stars in short documentary
‘Years ago children would know when you were coming and they’d be sitting out on the street waiting for you but it’s not like that now.’
Private girls' school in south Dublin set to close over debts and 'ever increasing' costs
Notre Dame School in Churchtown caters for about 250 girls.
Dublin man caught for assault on driver after he left passport in taxi (and reported it stolen)
Buti Sashi was sentenced to nine months in jail.
Missing 14-year-old girl found safe and well
The family of Clara Drumm expressed concern for her safety after she went missing yesterday.
Man arrested after stabbing at the Hell Fire Club in south Dublin
Three people were assaulted during the incident.
Teenager accused of having sex with underage girl bids to stop trial
The teenager says the DPP failed to prosecute the case in a proper or expeditious manner.
Two men have been stabbed at the Hell Fire Club in south Dublin
The incident was reported just before 4pm this afternoon.
Dog owner foils attempt to kill pet using sausage laced with rat poison
Lydia O’Byrne found her dog Freddie eating pieces of chorizo sausage in the garden of her south Dublin home at the weekend.
Man and woman arrested over Tallaght shooting
The body of a man in his 30s was found in a remote location this morning.
No human remains found in search of south Dublin garden
The search was being carried out after a woman alleged two children she gave birth to were murdered and buried there.
Dublin schoolboy who fractured another teen's skull with hammer avoids time behind bars
The two teenagers had never met before.
Man arrested and charged with attacking Afghan family in South Dublin
John Connors, 21, is alleged to have taken part in an assault on two Afghan brothers and their nephew in Ballinteer last Thursday night.
Gardaí to begin excavating south Dublin garden in search for 'dead babies'
A search warrant was executed at the house yesterday evening.
Gardaí to dig at south Dublin house after claims that two babies were killed there
It is believed that the operation will be a major one and will take place next week.
Man arrested following knife robbery at children's play centre
The incident happened at around 6pm on Sunday evening.
Homeless family sue council over allocation of housing
The family say there is no basis in law for refusing them priority status.
No injuries after car collides with Luas
The incident happened on the service’s Red Line earlier this evening.
There are some VERY impressive office buildings under construction in Dublin right now...
The 35 office buildings in development are enough to accommodate 30,000 workers. Yet office space is still at a premium in the city…
Firefighters are battling a huge blaze in south Dublin
A number of units are still in attendance at the scene.
Manhunt following two armed robberies in Dublin
There are no reports of any injuries at this stage but a garda spokesperson said the situation is ongoing.
Woman taken to hospital after being struck on head by election poster
The woman had to have a gash in her head glued back together and is now recovering at home.
Eight cars broken into outside two GAA clubs within an hour
Gardaí say a number of items were taken.
Carrickmines survivors are now living in this car park
It’s located at Ballyogan Road in South Dublin.
Incident involving armed Gardaí in south Dublin comes to a close
The incident is happening on the Cashel Road area in Crumlin.
Couple with young family say Disneyland, indoor slide and popcorn maker on list after Lotto win
“We’re looking forward to being secret Good Samaritans, and doing some philanthropic work when we see a need.”
'All of those young children were just so innocent'
Family members left homeless by the blaze are being put-up in council accommodation tonight. President Higgins has called it a “most dreadful tragedy”.
Young woman assaulted by 'thin, pale man with pock-marked skin'
The aggravated burglary happened yesterday morning.