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# swords - Sunday 17 April, 2022

'I just can't afford it': €15k fire safety repair bill for Dublin apartment homeowners
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# Swords

'I just can't afford it': €15k fire safety repair bill for Dublin apartment homeowners

Apr 17th 2022, 12:05 AM 68,748 Views 0 Comments

The owner management company said legal advice has been sought but the original developer company has been liquidated.

# swords - Thursday 3 March, 2022

Body found in search for missing Dublin woman Bernadette Connolly
# Bernadette Connolly
# Bernadette Connolly

Body found in search for missing Dublin woman Bernadette Connolly

Mar 3rd 2022, 8:20 PM 80,122 Views 21 Comments

Bernadette’s daughter Jade said that they were grateful to have her back so that they can lay her to rest.

# swords - Saturday 5 February, 2022

Two arrested and €374,000 cash seized in organised crime operation in Dublin
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# Swords

Two arrested and €374,000 cash seized in organised crime operation in Dublin

Feb 5th 2022, 12:58 PM 18,304 Views 6 Comments

The seizure took place yesterday after two vehicles were intercepted by investigators.

# swords - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Have you seen missing person Bernadette Connolly?
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Have you seen missing person Bernadette Connolly?

Jan 8th 2022, 11:32 AM 93,864 Views 0 Comments

Bernadette is described as being 5’ 6” in height, of slim build, with hazel eyes and long black hair.

# swords - Monday 15 November, 2021

Garda suspended from duty following alleged roadside test fail after patrol car collision
# Dublin
# Dublin

Garda suspended from duty following alleged roadside test fail after patrol car collision

Nov 15th 2021, 4:28 PM 69,400 Views 0 Comments

The collision happened near Swords, Dublin on Sunday afternoon.

# swords - Monday 4 October, 2021

Men charged after gardaí intercept vehicle and seize cash and cars
# Swords
# Swords

Men charged after gardaí intercept vehicle and seize cash and cars

Oct 4th 2021, 7:05 AM 21,705 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí seized over €130,000 in cash, two Audi cars and a Rolex watch.

# swords - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Two arrested in connection with burglaries after stolen van intercepted on outskirts of Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

Two arrested in connection with burglaries after stolen van intercepted on outskirts of Dublin

Sep 23rd 2021, 9:55 AM 19,743 Views 9 Comments

The thefts happened in Ardee and Swords last night.

# swords - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Flash flooding recedes in north Dublin after heavy downpours
# Swords
# Swords

Flash flooding recedes in north Dublin after heavy downpours

Updated Jul 27th 2021, 9:12 PM 87,953 Views 15 Comments

Footage on social media shows flood waters sweep through Swords this afternoon while crews were also deployed yo Malahide and Portmarnock.

# swords - Monday 12 July, 2021

Missing woman found safe and well
# Brenda Fogarty
# Brenda Fogarty

Missing woman found safe and well

Jul 12th 2021, 10:57 PM 32,313 Views 1 Comment

The woman had last been seen on 7 July.

# swords - Monday 31 May, 2021

Man arrested after daytime burglary of Dublin restaurant
# Swords
# Swords

Man arrested after daytime burglary of Dublin restaurant

May 31st 2021, 9:31 AM 29,260 Views 10 Comments

Staff members at the restaurant were threatened with a weapon.

# swords - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Gardaí appeal for public's help in finding 40-year-old woman last seen on Sunday
# Swords
# Swords

Gardaí appeal for public's help in finding 40-year-old woman last seen on Sunday

Apr 14th 2021, 10:47 PM 55,018 Views 6 Comments

Irina Gavrila had been missing from Swords, Co Dublin since Sunday.

# swords - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Outbreak of Covid-19 among residents and staff at Dublin nursing home
# Swords
# Swords

Outbreak of Covid-19 among residents and staff at Dublin nursing home

Oct 15th 2020, 5:18 PM 38,618 Views 6 Comments

Residents and staff who tested positive are now isolating.

# swords - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Gardaí seize €3.5 million worth of cocaine in north Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

Gardaí seize €3.5 million worth of cocaine in north Dublin

Sep 24th 2020, 6:11 PM 36,268 Views 34 Comments

The drugs were seized in Swords.

# swords - Friday 18 September, 2020

Man charged following seizure of over €600k worth of drugs
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# Swords

Man charged following seizure of over €600k worth of drugs

Sep 18th 2020, 10:03 AM 15,319 Views 0 Comments

A 49-year-old man has been charged.

# swords - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Gardaí seize 32 stolen dogs following searches in Swords
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí seize 32 stolen dogs following searches in Swords

Aug 23rd 2020, 11:25 AM 63,336 Views 100 Comments

Dog wardens said the monetary value of the dogs would be in excess of €120,000.

# swords - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Skeletal remains found in Swords could date back to Medieval plague
# Archeology
# Archeology

Skeletal remains found in Swords could date back to Medieval plague

Jul 21st 2020, 7:45 AM 32,226 Views 8 Comments

The remains were found in April but expert analysis was delayed due to Covid19 restrictions.

# swords - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Man charged after another man is stabbed in Swords
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man charged after another man is stabbed in Swords

Jun 14th 2020, 11:24 AM 24,255 Views 0 Comments

The victim was taken to Beaumont Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

# swords - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Motorcyclist (30s) killed in north Dublin crash
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# Swords

Motorcyclist (30s) killed in north Dublin crash

May 21st 2020, 8:01 PM 33,540 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for information related to the incident which happened in Swords at 3pm today.

# swords - Friday 15 May, 2020

Thousands of capsules that claim to treat symptoms of Covid-19 seized in Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

Thousands of capsules that claim to treat symptoms of Covid-19 seized in Dublin

May 15th 2020, 10:29 PM 33,404 Views 49 Comments

The follow-up search today followed a seizure by Revenue at Dublin Airport last month.

# swords - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Three men arrested following car chase after failing to stop at Covid-19 checkpoint
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

Three men arrested following car chase after failing to stop at Covid-19 checkpoint

Apr 26th 2020, 9:29 PM 49,875 Views 28 Comments

A garda car was damaged in the pursuit.

# swords - Monday 13 April, 2020

Missing 17-year-old found safe and well
# Swords
# Swords

Missing 17-year-old found safe and well

Apr 13th 2020, 5:05 PM 57,879 Views 22 Comments

Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance in the matter.

# swords - Monday 6 April, 2020

Ancient skeletal remains believed to date back to 15th century found in Swords, Co Dublin
# Ancient History
# Ancient History

Ancient skeletal remains believed to date back to 15th century found in Swords, Co Dublin

Apr 6th 2020, 10:56 PM 46,359 Views 55 Comments

Gardaí were called to the scene by locals at 6pm this evening.

# swords - Friday 17 January, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information after two men shot in north Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

Gardaí appeal for information after two men shot in north Dublin

Updated Jan 17th 2020, 9:19 PM 131,049 Views 106 Comments

The incident happened at Killeek Lane, near Dublin Airport.

One person injured in large industrial fire in north Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

One person injured in large industrial fire in north Dublin

Jan 17th 2020, 3:18 PM 34,903 Views 19 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade said it has made good progress and will be scaling back the response soon.

# swords - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Man who stole €3,300 from woman under guise of carrying out insulation work jailed for 14 months
# Courts
# Courts

Man who stole €3,300 from woman under guise of carrying out insulation work jailed for 14 months

Nov 26th 2019, 6:05 AM 23,252 Views 12 Comments

The court heard Michael McGauley had gambling debts to pay off at the time of the offence.

# swords - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

150 workers 'temporarily' laid off at Swords pharma plant from today
# SK Biotek
# SK Biotek

150 workers 'temporarily' laid off at Swords pharma plant from today

Nov 13th 2019, 5:53 PM 53,546 Views 23 Comments

The issue was raised in the Dáil today.

# swords - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin
# Fraud
# Fraud

Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin

Nov 5th 2019, 10:19 AM 20,129 Views 0 Comments

The ATM attacks were carried out in a number of areas including Drogheda, Swords and Blanchardstown.

# swords - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Woman missing from Dublin found safe and well
# Swords
# Swords

Woman missing from Dublin found safe and well

Aug 21st 2019, 11:34 AM 18,629 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.

# swords - Monday 24 June, 2019

Father and son jailed for hammer assault on former family friend
# Jailed
# Jailed

Father and son jailed for hammer assault on former family friend

Jun 24th 2019, 10:22 PM 37,687 Views 17 Comments

Michael Reilly Senior and his son Michael F Reilly Junior have been jailed for 40 months and 20 months respectively.

# swords - Friday 17 May, 2019

Gardaí appeal for help finding woman missing since Tuesday
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí appeal for help finding woman missing since Tuesday

May 17th 2019, 7:13 AM 29,488 Views 2 Comments

Deirdre Patteson was last seen in the vicinity of Sligo Town on Tuesday earlier this week.

# swords - Thursday 16 May, 2019

North Dublin shopping centre evacuated following 'incident' near Garda station
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# Swords

North Dublin shopping centre evacuated following 'incident' near Garda station

Updated May 16th 2019, 6:19 PM 86,914 Views 44 Comments

Main Street in the town has been closed following the incident this evening.

# swords - Thursday 18 April, 2019

From Swords Central to Charlemont: here's what ten of Dublin's new Metrolink stations will look like
# Metrolink
# Metrolink

From Swords Central to Charlemont: here's what ten of Dublin's new Metrolink stations will look like

Apr 18th 2019, 9:34 AM 48,001 Views 62 Comments

The NTA has published artist’s impressions of 10 proposed stations on the line.

# swords - Thursday 14 March, 2019

War of words exchanged between two schools' gangs on Snapchat prior to assault in Ashbourne
# Snapchat Fights
# Snapchat Fights

War of words exchanged between two schools' gangs on Snapchat prior to assault in Ashbourne

Mar 14th 2019, 6:00 AM 33,051 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí will be going to schools in Meath and Dublin as a result.

# swords - Friday 18 January, 2019

Gardaí believe fatal shooting outside Swords gym connected to local drugs trade
# Zach Parker
# Zach Parker

Gardaí believe fatal shooting outside Swords gym connected to local drugs trade

Updated Jan 18th 2019, 11:56 AM 74,063 Views 96 Comments

Zach Parker (23) was killed and another man was seriously injured.

# swords - Thursday 17 January, 2019

One person shot dead and another seriously injured outside gym in Swords, Co Dublin
# Shooting
# Shooting

One person shot dead and another seriously injured outside gym in Swords, Co Dublin

Updated Jan 17th 2019, 11:30 PM 195,038 Views 85 Comments

The incident happened in the Applewood Close area of Swords at 7.30pm.

# swords - Friday 11 January, 2019

Dublin Fire Brigade called to chemical leak at SK Biotek manufacturing plant
# Swords
# Swords

Dublin Fire Brigade called to chemical leak at SK Biotek manufacturing plant

Updated Jan 11th 2019, 1:32 PM 23,665 Views 13 Comments

There has been an evacuation of the site.

# swords - Friday 4 January, 2019

'An incredible journey': Dublin's Wright Venue to close its doors later this month
# Wright Venue
# Wright Venue

'An incredible journey': Dublin's Wright Venue to close its doors later this month

Jan 4th 2019, 3:15 PM 53,756 Views 30 Comments

The venue will be reopened as ‘Jam Park’ under new management.

# swords - Saturday 22 December, 2018

'Yellow vest' protesters demonstrate at KBC headquarters as gardaí probe Dublin attacks
# KBC Bank
# KBC Bank

'Yellow vest' protesters demonstrate at KBC headquarters as gardaí probe Dublin attacks

Updated Dec 22nd 2018, 4:30 PM 99,837 Views 215 Comments

A KBC building was also set alight on Thursday night in Dublin city centre.

# swords - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Dublin bowler wins first ever Irish medal at World Championships in Hong Kong
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# Bumpers Down

Dublin bowler wins first ever Irish medal at World Championships in Hong Kong

Dec 5th 2018, 11:22 AM 4,611 Views 6 Comments

The Swords native beat the defending world champion along the way.

# swords - Thursday 8 November, 2018

16-year-old girl missing from Swords found safe and well
# Dublin
# Dublin

16-year-old girl missing from Swords found safe and well

Nov 8th 2018, 7:35 PM 23,972 Views 5 Comments

She was missing from Swords since lunchtime today.

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