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# walkinstown - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Gardaí say missing 17-year-old from Dublin found 'safe and well'

The teenager had been missing since Monday 24 August.

# walkinstown - Saturday 22 August, 2020

Ireland’s first ever Hindu Temple opens today in Dublin

The new temple will serve Ireland’s growing Hindu community, who have previously had to rent out spaces to meet for worship or festivals.

# walkinstown - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

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Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack

There were a number of events held around the country to mark the former Ireland manager’s funeral today.

# walkinstown - Friday 24 April, 2020

Woman (20s) seriously injured after being hit by motorbike in Walkinstown

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred last night.

# walkinstown - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Man charged following armed robbery at Dublin shop

The man fled the scene on a bicycle after robbing money from the store yesterday.

# walkinstown - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Gardaí renew appeal to help locate missing 50-year-old from Dublin

Keith Dalton was last seen on Wednesday 18 December 2019.

# walkinstown - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Court of Appeal rejects application by Brian Rattigan to have drug dealing conviction quashed

The 37 year-old is the first person to be found guilty of charges connected to drug dealing while in prison.

# walkinstown - Friday 28 September, 2018

Here's the average price of a home in Walkinstown in 2018

The latest figures from

Your guide to Walkinstown: Mid-century estates built around pockets of green

And one very stubborn resident.

# walkinstown - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Missing man found safe and well

Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.

# walkinstown - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Man charged over discovery of suspected meth lab in Dublin

The accused (50) is to appear before the courts today.

# walkinstown - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Man dies after crashing car and becoming unresponsive while being restrained by gardaí

Gardaí have confirmed that the matter has been referred to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission.

# walkinstown - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Gardaí seize €350k in cash in latest crackdown on Kinahan gang

Three men in their 40s have been arrested.

# walkinstown - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Man in his 70s announced dead at scene is revived in hospital after four-car crash in Dublin

The collision happened in Walkinstown this afternoon.

# walkinstown - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Gardaí appealing for witnesses after man shot in the chest in south Dublin

Gardaí are appealing for information about the movements of a car used by the shooter.

# walkinstown - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Two men being questioned following foiled suspected shooting operation

A firearm and ammunition were recovered by gardaí yesterday.

# walkinstown - Friday 18 December, 2015

Boy (14) kept his brother calm during "cowardly" robbery by mugger

The judge praised his maturity.

# walkinstown - Monday 14 December, 2015

Funeral set for tomorrow as tributes pour in for girl who died at Hook Head

Aoife Winterlich tragically died in hospital last week.

# walkinstown - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Here is our pick of properties from €250k… up to €1 million.

# walkinstown - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

# walkinstown - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Man and teen arrested over 'mistaken identity' murder of Edward Nugent

The 64-year-old was shot dead at his home last month.

# walkinstown - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

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Gardaí investigating a murder are trying to trace this Honda's final movements

The silver Honda Civic, partial registration 04D, is a Japanese import with distinctive alloy wheels.

# walkinstown - Monday 16 February, 2015

Walkinstown shooting: 'Innocent people are being caught up in violent crime'

A man in his 60s was shot dead at his home last night.

# walkinstown - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Man shot in the leg in Walkinstown overnight

The man was taken to St. James’s Hospital and his injury is not thought to be life-threatening.

# walkinstown - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Garda taken to hospital after Dublin house fire

The garda had attempted to remove a person from a burning house in Dublin.

# walkinstown - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Two arrests over death of man found in waste facility

The body of Henryk Piotrowski was found by staff after they emptied a bin at a Panda facility.

# walkinstown - Monday 29 July, 2013

Gardaí seeking to trace two drivers, after girl killed in Greenhills Road smash

A 16-year-old girl from Tallaght died in the crash between a car and a Dublin Bus.

# walkinstown - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Update: 17-year-old girl dies in Dublin collision

A 19-year-old male was also seriously injured in the crash.

# walkinstown - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Gardaí appeal for missing 14-year-old Shanice McGovern

She was last seen in the Walkinstown area of Dublin on the evening of the 18 April 2013.

# walkinstown - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Fourth person arrested over raid on cash-in-transit van

Three others arrested over Saturday afternoon’s armed raid are still in Garda custody.

# walkinstown - Monday 16 July, 2012

Three arrests over armed robbery on cash-in-transit van

Two men and a woman are in custody after Gardaí recovered a firearm and a “large amount of cash” in raids.

# walkinstown - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Call for Dublin 'task force' after armed raids and Phoenix Park violence

Fianna Fáil’s Niall Collins has said that a Dublin Task Force needs to be established in order to make the streets of the capital safer following a number of recent incidents.

# walkinstown - Friday 13 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Friday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# walkinstown - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Explosion blows in windows of south Dublin home

Two cars were also damaged when a device detonated outside a house in Walkinstown.

# walkinstown - Friday 8 July, 2011

Baby's miracle escape from collision with lorry

A seven-month-old baby sustains only minor injuries after her buggy is hit by a truck at Walkinstown in Dublin.