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DART

# dart - Saturday 12 April, 2014

New infographic breaks down how Dublin commuters get to work

More and more people are cycling but the car is still the king.

# dart - Friday 28 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish Rail’s cheeky new DART ad is very clever I Will In My Swiss

# dart - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

E-cigarettes banned from DART and train services

Irish Rail says they were receiving complaints from passengers about the electronic cigarettes.

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces?

Irish Rail have banned them on their trains, should others follow suit?

# dart - Friday 7 February, 2014

Trains carry more air around than passengers during off-peak times, says Varadkar

Leo Varadkar has said he is in favour of introducing cheaper off-peak DART fares.

# dart - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 utterly unacceptable things people do on the train Pain Train

11 utterly unacceptable things people do on the train

The pain train is now arriving at platform 1.

# dart - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge This man has a novel way of ensuring he has a seat on the train Lifehack

# dart - Sunday 22 December, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Just three more sleeps ’til Santa. First though, here’s everything you need to know this morning before you complete your Christmas to-do list.

Parents ‘gobsmacked’ after autistic son pricked by syringe on train Exclusive

The seven-year-old is now getting a course of shots against hepatitis B and C.

# dart - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class

People’s negative impressions is preventing people from taking the bus, train and tram, writes Aaron McKenna, who says it’s nothing about how ‘snobby’ they are.

# dart - Thursday 5 December, 2013

It just got easier to get home from the Christmas party

Extra Buses and DART services to help commuters out at busy time of the year.

# dart - Monday 2 December, 2013

Irish Rail cash fares increase from today

The new cash fares apply across all Irish Rail services, and Leapcard fares.

# dart - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Reminder: Northside DART and other rail services to be limited this weekend

You’d better read this if you’re planning on using the rail services this Bank Holiday weekend.

# dart - Monday 21 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about a distressed teenager found outside the GPO, penalties for jobseekers and the merits of cannabis legalisation.

# dart - Monday 14 October, 2013

‘Urgent discussions’ between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption

Irish Rail has said that additional peak capacity will be restored on its services this evening.

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute

DARTs are running with just 2 or 4 carriages this morning after drivers refused to carry out a necessary check before the trains left the depot.

# dart - Thursday 19 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 17 people whose commute to work is better than yours 9 To 5

17 people whose commute to work is better than yours

We could all learn from these guys.

# dart - Monday 9 September, 2013

From Business ETC Irish Rail to use shorter DART trains off-peak to save on fuel Irish Rail

Irish Rail to use shorter DART trains off-peak to save on fuel

One serivce- the 16:40 from Bray to Malahide – will see an increase in carriage capacity from six to eight.

# dart - Friday 16 August, 2013

DART services resume after woman was struck by train

The woman was hit by the train at Clontarf Road station.

# dart - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Damage to overhead lines causes delays on Dart and commuter services

Disruption to services between Harmonstown and Howth/Malahide is expected to continue throughout the evening.

# dart - Monday 29 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Did you know you’re attracted to everyone on the DART? Phwoar

Did you know you’re attracted to everyone on the DART?

Well, everyone in your carriage anyway…

# dart - Friday 12 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about Lucinda Creighton, drownings and a train crash in Paris.

14 windows smashed on DART carriage by youths

Today saw a second incident of window smashing on board a DART train from Howth to Bray.

# dart - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Planning a trip on public transport in Ireland? There’s an app for that

There is now a national app that integrates real-time updates for all of Ireland, thanks to the National Transport Authority.

# dart - Friday 14 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge The best and worst things about getting the train in Ireland All Aboard!
From The Daily Edge Man holds his own silent disco on the Dart Can't Start A Fire

Man holds his own silent disco on the Dart

Even if we’re just dancing on the Dart.

# dart - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Strong garda presence in Dublin after sun brings hundreds out for beach rave

Around 7,000 people were invited on Facebook to a party at Sutton Beach, north Dublin this evening.

# dart - Monday 27 May, 2013

Delays to traffic and rail services after car smashed through Merrion Gates

Merrion Gates will close to all traffic at 2pm today for repair works so drivers should use alternative routes.

# dart - Thursday 11 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Just a dinosaur rapping Dúnmharú ar an Dart Sceitimini áthas

# dart - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Updated: Snow showers to continue in the east, cold elsewhere

The rest of the country will remain dry and cold with spells of sunshine over western counties.

# dart - Friday 18 January, 2013

‘Lady’ – the DART dog – now has a place to call home

The dog, who had arrived via train at Malahide DART station before Christmas, now has a permanent home.

Update: DART back in operation between Bray and Dún Laoghaire

Meanwhile, heavy snow showers have been reported in Wicklow – leaving some roads impassable.

# dart - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Here’s how many people travelled on Ireland’s rail network in 2012

New figures released by Iarnród Éireann show the number of people taking the DART is up but Intercity and Commuter passengers figures are down.

# dart - Monday 24 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge The DART dog will spend Christmas with an Irish Rail employee Littlest Hobo

The DART dog will spend Christmas with an Irish Rail employee

The dog was handed in at Malahide DART station last Thursday, after being found on a train.

# dart - Friday 21 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Search for DART dog’s owner continues Littlest Hobo

Search for DART dog’s owner continues

This little fella was handed in at Malahide DART station yesterday.

# dart - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Is this your dog? He arrived at Malahide via the Greystones DART

This little fella was handed in at Malahide Dart Station earlier today.

# dart - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Numbers taking buses and trains to work down since 2006

New Census figures show that the numbers in cars and on bikes is up, but mass transit options are less popular than before.

# dart - Monday 26 November, 2012

Criminals skimming credit cards of Irish rail passengers

Gardaí are urging people to be “vigilant and cover your credit card pin numbers”.

Drivers asked to ‘take care’ in wet road conditions

Plus, flooding has affected some DART services.

# dart - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Woman injured after being struck by DART train

The incident occurred at around 8pm last night at the Dun Laoghaire DART station.

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