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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 10°C

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North Dublin shopping centre evacuated following 'incident' near Garda station
Main Street in the town has been closed following the incident this evening.
From Swords Central to Charlemont: here's what ten of Dublin's new Metrolink stations will look like
The NTA has published artist’s impressions of 10 proposed stations on the line.
War of words exchanged between two schools' gangs on Snapchat prior to assault in Ashbourne
Gardaí will be going to schools in Meath and Dublin as a result.
Gardaí believe fatal shooting outside Swords gym connected to local drugs trade
Zach Parker (23) was killed and another man was seriously injured.
One person shot dead and another seriously injured outside gym in Swords, Co Dublin
The incident happened in the Applewood Close area of Swords at 7.30pm.
Dublin Fire Brigade called to chemical leak at SK Biotek manufacturing plant
There has been an evacuation of the site.
'An incredible journey': Dublin's Wright Venue to close its doors later this month
The venue will be reopened as ‘Jam Park’ under new management.
'Yellow vest' protesters demonstrate at KBC headquarters as gardaí probe Dublin attacks
A KBC building was also set alight on Thursday night in Dublin city centre.
Dublin bowler wins first ever Irish medal at World Championships in Hong Kong
The Swords native beat the defending world champion along the way.
16-year-old girl missing from Swords found safe and well
She was missing from Swords since lunchtime today.
'His dignity was taken in an absolutely savage way': Family's reaction as man sentenced to life in prison for murder
Anthony Walsh had admitted stealing a bank card and a lighter from the deceased man.
Man (54) was 'savagely beaten' and stripped following drunken row over a cigarette, murder trial hears
Anthony Walsh (31) has admitted killing but pleaded not guilty to the murder of Dermot Byrne.
Boy seriously injured after 'pre-arranged' fight among teenagers
Gardaí are investigating the incident.
Driver caught doing 156kph in 80kph zone
The motorist was caught by gardaí in Dublin today.
Renewed appeal after man killed in early morning hit-and-run in Dublin
A male pedestrian, believed to be in his 30s, was killed when he was struck by a car.
Burger chain Five Guys is opening a joint in Swords Pavilions' new 'restaurant quarter'
The €3.3 million development is due to be completed by the end of the year.
Two men charged after €248,000 worth of drugs seized in Dublin
Amphetamine, cannabis and cash were seized by gardaí yesterday.
Two men arrested and €250,000 worth of drugs seized in garda gangland raids
Officers from the National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau searched two properties in Swords.
Pub manager who believed employer had sway over gardaí awarded €25,500 for constructive dismissal
The man had his salary immediately docked by €10,000 after pointing out accounting irregularities on the part of his employer.
Inquest hears mother of one died due to salmonella after First Communion function
After the incident the HSE said it became aware of more than 50 people who became ill.
Public appeal to find 17-year-old missing since Monday
Anyone with information about Cian’s whereabouts is being asked to contact Swords Garda Station.
Taoiseach confirms backing for new €320m runway at Dublin Airport
Sinn Fein has expressed concern about noise for local residents.
Gardaí investigate after woman dies in Dublin bar
It is understood the woman had an underlying health condition.
This supermarket in Swords won't stop trolling the Lidl next door
A level of pettiness we can all aspire to.
Your guide to Swords: Baby-boom town with a very special supermarket (but look out for clampers)
Also, home to one of the best spice bags in Ireland.
Starbucks has lost its appeal over an unapproved outlet in Swords
The owners had claimed the premises was being used as a ‘shop’, not a café.
Appeal for witnesses to potential hit-and-run that left motorcyclist seriously injured
The incident occurred near the road works on the L3132, St Margaret’s Road, Swords.
Two stabbed after row involving group of men on Swords Main Street
The two young men were attacked shortly before 11pm last night.
Highly dangerous radioactive materials stolen four years ago still missing
The highly dangerous radioactive material stolen by burglar in Swords in 2013.
Man (24) seriously injured in north Dublin car crash
The incident happened at 2am this morning.
Two men arrested over alleged sexual assault in north Dublin nightclub
The attack is alleged to have occurred in the early hours of last Saturday morning.
Gardaí anxious to speak to taxi drivers over Swords murder
The man received medical care at the scene but was pronounced dead from his injuries.
Man in his 20s charged in relation to death of Dermot Byrne in Swords
The man is due in court tomorrow.
Man arrested in relation to Swords murder investigation released without charge
Gardaí said that a file will be prepared for the DPP.
'A gent', 'one of life's nice guys': Tributes paid to father-of-three killed in Swords
One social media user said: “What a nice and genuine guy. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family who I know he loved dearly.”
Man (29) arrested over murder of 56-year-old man in Swords
Investigations are continuing and gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
'A very tragic incident': Man (30s) dies after being found on the street with serious injuries
Gardaí were called to the scene at North Street in Swords at about 3.05am last night where they found a male believed to be in his 30s with serious injuries.
Gardaí identify man who was discovered unconscious in Swords apartment complex
He later died of his injuries.
Man who was found with serious injuries in Dublin car park has died
It is not known at this stage how he sustained his injuries.
Unidentified man with serious injuries discovered in underground car park
He was found at 5.05am at Carnegie Court Apartments, in Dublin.