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Dublin: 2 °C Friday 24 February, 2017


# closed - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

"It's just total devastation" - Louth community reels from tragic road deaths of two women

The two women have since been named locally as Josie Duff and Kathy McDonald, who were first cousins aged in their 70s.

# closed - Friday 6 January, 2017

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close

A 12 kilometre tailback is being reported.

# closed - Monday 26 December, 2016

Australia's Uluru flooded after record-breaking Christmas downpour

The national park had to be closed off due to the massive volumes of water.

# closed - Monday 7 November, 2016

Temple Bar restaurant among nine food businesses hit with closure orders

In another case, three prosecutions were secured against the owners of Jackson’s Hotel in Donegal.

# closed - Monday 1 August, 2016

France has 'shut 20 radical Islam-preaching mosques'

There are some 2,500 mosques and prayer halls in France, about 120 of which are considered to be preaching radical Salafism.

# closed - Monday 4 April, 2016

Port Tunnel closed as truck catches fire

The closure is affecting traffic around Dublin.

# closed - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Man seriously injured in fall from scaffolding in Dublin city centre

Emergency services stabilised the man on scene before transporting him to hospital.

Clerys staff want the store’s closure to leave behind a legacy

They want the government to change company law.

# closed - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Here’s what happened to all the Garda Stations that were closed in Dublin

The closures were carried out as part of the rationalisation programme.

# closed - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Channel Tunnel closed as migrants occupy complex

The cross-channel rail line has been a repeat target for migrants attempting to reach Britain.

# closed - Monday 21 September, 2015

The Eiffel Tower closed for hours after man climbs it wearing a backpack

A policeman at the scene said the intruder may have been seeking to parachute off the tower.

# closed - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

What's going on with Dublin’s Twisted Pepper club?

And is it reopening?

# closed - Monday 20 July, 2015

Main Street reopens in Bray after car flips onto roof

The street had been closed for a time earlier this afternoon.

# closed - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Was your local takeaway closed over food safety breaches last month?

Closure orders were issued to seven businesses deemed to have breached food safety legislation.

# closed - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Blue powder and ‘Goodbye’ note sent to office of gay rights group

Emergency services have now given the all clear.

# closed - Monday 8 June, 2015

All of these restaurants were ordered to close last month – was your favourite one of them?

The FSAI ordered 14 businesses to close in May.

# closed - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Restaurant in Our Lady’s Hospital Navan ordered to close over pest control

The Food Safety Authority served eight enforcement notices last month.

# closed - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

# closed - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Mullingar ‘brawl’ pub ordered to stay shut for five days

The pub has been the scene of a number of mass rows recently, a court was told.

# closed - Friday 3 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Tragic scenes in Temple Bar as tourists realise the pubs are closed Bad Friday

# closed - Friday 6 March, 2015

Was your favourite takeaway shut down over food safety breaches last month?

Five closure orders were served last month by the FSAI.

# closed - Saturday 7 February, 2015

The number of people admitted to hospital with flu has more than doubled in a week

The average age of those admitted is 59.

# closed - Thursday 8 January, 2015

96 businesses hit with food safety closures last year, was your favourite restaurant one?

It was a busy year for Ireland’s food safety watchdog.

# closed - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Marks & Spencer on Grafton St evacuated over "false alarm"

It is expected to reopen soon.

# closed - Friday 12 December, 2014

Knock-on delays at Irish airports after London computer meltdown

Heading to the airport? Check your flight status before you leave the house.

# closed - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Motorway closed after explosion heard close to UK military base

There are no reports of any injuries.

# closed - Monday 3 November, 2014

Another English language college has closed

It is at least the eighth school to close in recent months.

# closed - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Film lovers, you’ve one less place to go to find classic movies

Dublin’s Laser DVD is closing down.

# closed - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Dublin language school announces temporary closure due to ‘weak financial situation’

SIPTU says it is very concerned for students and staff of Leinster College.

# closed - Thursday 18 September, 2014

“False alarm” caused part of Henry Street to be closed and shops evacuated

Gardaí and fire services were on the scene. Fire services have now been stood down.

# closed - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Was your favourite eatery closed over food safety concerns in August?

The FSAI has reported seven closure orders and one prohibition order from last month.

# closed - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

70-year-old Irish language board closes

Six jobs will be lost as Comhdáil Náisiunta winds up.

# closed - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Students from closed private colleges offered new courses at a discount

The news has been welcomed, but the Irish Council for International Students said that some students feel paying again is “unjust”.

# closed - Friday 23 May, 2014

All Hallows College to close “with immediate effect”

The college had suffered from falling student numbers and a financial shortfall.

# closed - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge A business owner in Kildare posted this ‘closed’ sign yesterday… Feckin Monday

# closed - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Some parcel delivery disruption as An Post depot remains closed

The fire at the Oxigen recycling plant forced the main parcel depot to close yesterday as a result of heavy smoke.

# closed - Friday 6 December, 2013

Three raiders escape after armed robbery of Athy post office

Two men hijacked a vehicle while the third man fled on a motorcycle.

# closed - Thursday 26 September, 2013

N11 closes briefly this morning after man threatened to jump off bridge

Gardaí say the road has now reopened.

# closed - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Major clean-up underway at flooded Letterkenny hospital

The Emergency Department remains closed and patients are being diverted to two other hospitals.

# closed - Friday 12 July, 2013

Skerries North Beach closed due to oil spill

A minor oil spill at a nearby harbour has led to the closure, and authorities are monitoring the situation.

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