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Saturday 2 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

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Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties
We already knew that there were 4,588,252 people living in Ireland last year – but the latest batch of CSO Census data means that now we literally know where you live.
Man hospitalised after alleged shooting on farm in north Dublin
The incident occurred yesterday afternoon on a farm in Kilsallaghan in Swords, north Dublin.
Man arrested and two guns seized in Swords
The arrest was made as part of an operation targeting the activities of a north Dublin criminal gang.
In pictures: the luxurious airplane sitting in Dublin Airport right now
Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner is in Dublin until this afternoon. The public can’t access the plane – but we have some pics.
Man in court over Dublin drug seizure
The man in his late 20s was arrested after a search of his van turned up 29kgs of cannabis herb.
'Swords question' dominates submissions on Dáil boundary changes
Of the 533 submissions published by the Constituency Commission so far, 238 relate to Swords’ placement in Dublin West.
Fingal residents protest against 'monster' sewage plant
Hundreds of north Dublin residents tonight demonstrated against a new giant sewage treatment plant which is due to be built in the area.
Gardaí renew appeal for missing Gugu Sibeko
The teenager was last seen on Friday, 28 October on the main street in Swords.
Appeal for missing teenager Gugu Sibeko
The 15-year-old girl has gone missing for the second time this year.
The Daily Fix: Friday
In tonight’s Fix: meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.
More water supply disruptions in Dublin homes
A burst of a large water main in Dublin is currently being repaired by engineers but homes will be without water until tomorrow evening.
Swords pair held captive in aborted Tiger Kidnapping
A gang broke into a home in Swords, making a woman go to work at a nearby post office while under duress.
Gardaí investigate discovery of man's body in Swords
The body of a 39-year-old man was discovered by a relative at a house at Castleview Close in Swords.
Vehicle takes out Eircom services in Swords
Broadband and telephone services have been knocked out in the Swords area today following a road traffic accident. Eircom are on site trying to resolve the problem.
Man due in court over serious sexual assault on teen in park
The man was arrested by gardaí yesterday following the incident last Saturday.
Coroner's court hears garda surprised no prosecution taken over Baiba Saulite death
The detective superintendent told the coroner’s court that gardaí had recommended bringing charges when sending forward the case to the DPP.
Gardaí appeal for witnesses after daylight sexual assault
A female jogger was grabbed as she ran through rthe River Valley park in Swords in north Dublin at around 12.30pm on Monday.
Small fire blamed on hot weather at Swords nightclub
A small blaze on the roof of The Wright Venue at the Airside Retail Park was brought quickly under control.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
Anglo’s new name; Kyrgyz parliament ‘sacrifices’ sheep; and the competition is fierce at the Fireman Olympics. It’s all in today’s Daily Fix…
Controlled explosion carried out on suspicious object in Swords
Object was discovered beneath a car and brought to the Swords Garda Station in Dublin.
Controlled explosion on device found outside Wright Venue
The army bomb disposal unit is called after a live explosive device is found outside the popular Swords nightspot.
Arrest after Swords stabbing
Man dies after stabbing in Swords