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# train - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Derailed train causes huge fire and bridge collapse in Arizona

The incident occurred in Phoenix.

# train - Friday 17 July, 2020

Gardaí board Dublin-Cork train to respond to passenger refusing to wear a mask

Gardaí boarded the Dublin-to-Cork train last night at Thurles, in response to the incident.

# train - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Two people dead and dozens injured after two trains collide near Czech-German border

The crash occurred on a line between Pernink and Karlovy Vary about 120 kilometres west of Prague.

# train - Friday 27 March, 2020

Public transport services to be reduced from next week

Visits to prisons will end from tomorrow, the government has also announced.

# train - Friday 28 February, 2020

Dublin to Belfast trains sanitised as 'precautionary measure' after Covid-19 case confirmed in Northern Ireland

It’s not yet clear if the woman in question travelled from Dublin to Belfast via train.

# train - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Two dead after high-speed train derails near Milan

The incident occurred earlier this morning on the Milan-Bologna line.

# train - Monday 6 January, 2020

Irish Rail introducing measures to deal with reservations not appearing over pre-booked seats

Customers have expressed frustration at their reservation name or number not appearing above the seat they have booked.

# train - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Dart passengers now able to report anti-social behaviour via text message

People can text the word TRAIN followed by their location and details of the incident in question to 51444.

# train - Monday 29 July, 2019

8-year-old boy dies after being pushed in front of a train in Germany

Police said they had opened a murder inquiry and were questioning the suspect for a possible motive.

# train - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Passengers celebrate arrival of baby girl born on Galway-Dublin train

The newborn arrived on yesterday’s 15.05 service from Ceannt Station.

# train - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Irish Rail criticised after Indian man and parents suffer racist abuse on Belfast to Dublin train

Prasun Bhattacharjee spoke to RTÉ’s Liveline yesterday about the incident.

# train - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Labour MP Diane Abbott 'sincerely sorry' for drinking can of M&S Mojito on London train

Drinking alcohol on the TFL network has been illegal since 2008.

# train - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

At least 20 killed in train crash in Cairo's main railway station

The fire broke out after a train crashed into a steel barrier, sources said.

# train - Monday 18 February, 2019

Delays of 30-45 minutes to trains going to and from Heuston due to vandalism

Newbridge to Grand Canal Dock train services are operating from/to Hazelhatch as a result.

# train - Monday 4 February, 2019

Several train services delayed after major signal fault

All Dart and Commuter services were stopped for a period this evening.

# train - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Two arrests after UK manhunt following fatal stabbing on London-bound train

Police say they do not believe it was a random attack.

# train - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Death toll rises to eight in Denmark train accident

Sixteen others were hurt, but none of them suffered life-threatening injuries.

# train - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Major disruption to Heuston train services following tragic incident

Several trains were cancelled and a number of other services are severely delayed.

# train - Monday 19 November, 2018

Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne charged with sexual assault during a train journey

The incident is alleged to have happened on a train from York to Durham during the summer.

# train - Friday 19 October, 2018

At least 50 dead after train strikes crowd in India

A similar number have been rushed to hospital.

# train - Friday 5 October, 2018

Man guilty of attempted murder after pushing 91-year-old man onto train tracks London This post contains videos

Man guilty of attempted murder after pushing 91-year-old man onto train tracks

Paul Crossley also tried to push another man onto the tracks at a different London station.

# train - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Post-concert Dart chaos as commuters 'pried open doors' and 'got down onto the tracks'

Delays were experienced as commuters travelled back from a Liam Gallagher concert at Malahide Castle.

# train - Monday 21 May, 2018

Fire damage results in major DART disruption between Dalkey and Greystones all week

Today there will be no DART service between Bray and Greystones.

# train - Sunday 20 May, 2018

'Significant disruption' to train services in Dublin and Wicklow after fire

Services will be affected throughout the week due to damage caused by a fire in Bray.

# train - Thursday 26 April, 2018

At least 13 children die after train crashes into school bus in India

The children were all aged below 10.

# train - Monday 16 April, 2018

Female conductor 'indecently assaulted' on Derry-Belfast train

The woman was grabbed after she intervened with a group of rowdy passengers.

# train - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Here's what you need to know about public transport today Easter Rising This post contains videos

Here's what you need to know about public transport today

Some services will be affected by events to commemorate the Easter Rising.

# train - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Bus and train services affected as snow hits the country

A status orange snow-ice warning is in place for several counties.

# train - Monday 5 March, 2018

Buses, trains and Luas back up and running

Customers have been advised to allow extra time for their journeys.

# train - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Irish Rail customers to get refunds after being delayed by almost five hours

People travelling on the Dublin to Cork and Dublin to Kerry services yesterday evening experienced significant delays.

# train - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Extra staff planned for Irish Rail trains to help deal with seating issues

Names not appearing above pre-booked seats has been an issue for some time.

# train - Monday 5 February, 2018

Train crash killing two in South Carolina 'could have been prevented'

Two Amtrak crew members were killed, and more than 100 people were injured.

# train - Thursday 25 January, 2018

At least 3 killed and 10 seriously injured after train derails near Milan

About 100 other people sustained light injuries in the incident.

# train - Friday 5 January, 2018

Delays of up to 120 minutes on rail services after tragic incident, mechanical fault and trespassers

The series of incidents throughout the day have resulted in significant knock-on delays for Friday evening commuters.

# train - Thursday 4 January, 2018

14 dead and 190 injured after train ploughs into truck in South Africa

A number of carriages have yet to be lifted to see to whether there are any other people still trapped.

# train - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Safety barrier was down before French train hit school bus, killing six children

A new report from France’s rail operator said that the safety measures at the crossing were working.

# train - Friday 22 December, 2017

Eight injured as two trains collide and carriages overturn near Vienna

The accident occurred at 5pm near the station of Kritzendorf.

'The minister is talking about the Man United game instead of the rail strike'

Industrial action by Irish Rail workers affected many commuters in November.

# train - Thursday 21 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge 15 things that are bound to happen on the train 'down home' for Christmas

15 things that are bound to happen on the train 'down home' for Christmas

Train stations at Christmas time: The Lord is testing us.

# train - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Derailed train was going 80mph in a 30mph zone

Authorities said the death toll may rise from yesterday’s crash.

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