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# rail - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Call to start planning a Finglas Luas dubbed 'a decade premature'

Noel Rock, the Fine Gael TD for the area called on the NTA to begin advance works.

# rail - 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.

# rail - Friday 30 March, 2018

Major disruption to Easter rail services starts today. Here's what you need to know

All passengers are advised to check the Irish Rail website for details about the services on their route today.

# rail - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Here's how public transport will shape up tomorrow as the country gets back to work

Storm Emma has been and gone – this is how tomorrow will shape up on the nation’s roads, rails and runways.

# rail - Thursday 11 January, 2018

The boss of Irish Rail is quitting and moving to Australia

David Franks, who has been in charge since 2013, will leave in the coming months.

# rail - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Plans for an office block that could scupper the entire Dart underground have been blocked

The property developer has appealed Dublin council’s planning decision to the national authority.

# rail - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Israel to name new Western Wall train station in Jerusalem after... Donald Trump

The announcement comes after Trump’s controversial decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

# rail - 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.

# rail - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Near miss at level crossing after closed barriers trapped car, report finds

The incident happened in Roscommon earlier this year.

# rail - Friday 1 December, 2017

Children under five can travel for free on public transport from today

The number of ‘city zone fares’ has also been increased.

# rail - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Irish Rail passengers advised to check travel plans this weekend as major disruptions in place

A number of engineering and maintenance works are taking place until Monday.

# rail - Friday 27 October, 2017

Some Dublin Bus, rail, and Luas prices will go up from January - others will go down

# rail - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Boy (11) dies after sustaining 'serious electrical burns' at rail depot in England

“Our thoughts are with the family of this young boy during what must be an incredibly difficult time,” British Transport Police said.

# rail - Thursday 13 April, 2017

There are some major changes to train services this Easter weekend

Northside Darts will not be running.

# rail - Monday 10 April, 2017

From December, this is what the Luas map will look like

From December, you’ll be able to take the Luas to Cabra, Grangegorman, the GPO and Trinity College.

# rail - Monday 6 February, 2017

High winds cause delays at four Dart stations

Delays are 10 – 15 minutes at present, but not worsening.

# rail - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

All aboard: 5,000 of you are going on a Journal Journey with Irish Rail

The full list of the winning community and voluntary groups is right here.

# rail - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Local anger as row of cars clamped at "chock-a-block" train station

The station has recently become busier because of a new route.

# rail - Saturday 19 November, 2016

"Substantial once-off" fare increase for some rail commuters in the Dublin region "unavoidable"

There’s good news for commuters travelling to the city centre from Naas/Sallins and Kilcock stations.

# rail - Thursday 3 November, 2016

National Transport Authority has announced its plans for fare changes on Ireland's public transport

It covers Luas, Dublin Bus, Iarnród Eireann and Bus Éireann.

# rail - Friday 14 October, 2016

15 gorgeous places to visit around Ireland this autumn

Nothing better than a nature walk.

# rail - Monday 8 August, 2016

UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed

British Transport Police said paramedics rushed to the scene but nothing could be done to save him.

# rail - Monday 4 January, 2016

Back to the daily commute? Here’s what Irish rail users pay compared to other Europeans

It’s definitely at the higher end of the scale.

# rail - Saturday 17 October, 2015

# rail - Thursday 15 October, 2015

These are the plans for transport in Dublin for the next two decades

A growing city needs a growing transport network.

# rail - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Woman dies after being struck by train in Kildare

Services to and from Heuston have resumed after trains were suspended earlier this evening.

# rail - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Whatever happened to the (original) Metro North?

Not the new one.

# rail - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Irish Rail are trying to find a ‘wonderful’ young boy to give him this message

“You are a credit to your generation.”

# rail - Monday 13 July, 2015

Suspect device declared a hoax after controlled explosion

It was reported near the railway line in the centre of Dublin.

# rail - Thursday 9 July, 2015

There are major delays to trains out of Dublin - and people aren't happy

Not the best time for a breakdown.

# rail - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

The Dart was delayed after a naked man got onto the tracks

He said he had “lost his clothes”

# rail - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Seven killed as New York train hits SUV at level crossing

Authorities said the impact was so forceful the electrified third rail came up and pierced the train.

# rail - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Ouch... Fare evader who stayed on for extra stops forced to pay out €5,000

He was only entitled to travel between Drogheda and Balbriggan — but had been staying on to the southside.

# rail - Monday 26 January, 2015

Trains from Cork, Galway and Limerick direct to Dublin Airport? It could happen...

A lot of plans have to be made a reality first, however.

# rail - Friday 21 November, 2014

Why does the Dublin rail network always seem to fail in RUSH HOUR?

The signalling system has failed three times this month — ALWAYS at the start of the evening rush hour.

# rail - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Another rail melt-down in Dublin: Passengers left in limbo for the second night in a row

All DART and commuter services have been halted, due to a major signal problem between Drogheda and Greystones.

# rail - Monday 3 November, 2014

There were major rush hour rail problems in Dublin tonight

ALL Dart and commuter services were suspended between Drogheda and Greystones — but delays are now easing.

# rail - Monday 13 October, 2014

Ireland's 'Best Train Station' has been named

A public vote decided the winner for 2014.

# rail - Friday 3 October, 2014

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