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Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 22 October, 2014

#Train

# train - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Heart-stopping footage of a train ploughing into an 18-wheeler stuck on the tracks Lucky Escape

# train - Monday 29 September, 2014

Britain considers women-only train carriages to tackle sexual assaults No Boys Allowed This post contains a poll

Britain considers women-only train carriages to tackle sexual assaults

Minister Claire Perry said today she was “absolutely determined” to do whatever it took to increase safety and reverse an increase in assaults.

# train - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Metro ‘Rush Hour Crush’ really captures the magic of public transport Pass The Sick Bag

This Metro ‘Rush Hour Crush’ really captures the magic of public transport

There’s nothing like the morning commute.

# train - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

More talks at LRC today — but train strike threat remains in place for weekend

It’s the third day of talks between management and unions. Strikes are planned for this Sunday and Monday, and later in September.

# train - Monday 25 August, 2014

Travelling to work? Don’t forget, there are no Intercity, DART or Commuter services today

Don’t turn up at a train station this morning. You’ll find the doors locked

# train - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Travelling somewhere? Don’t forget, there’s a massive rail strike…

There are no trains. And there aren’t many extra bus services either — but for what it’s worth, here are the arrangements…

# train - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Does Ireland provide equal public transport to wheelchair users?

Wheelchair users are to be treated the same as any other passengers under the law, but is that the case?

# train - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Reports that carriages have plunged into a ravine after Swiss train derails

The incident occurred in a mountainous part of eastern Switzerland.

# train - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Passengers use collective strength to push train off trapped man Push It Real Good

# train - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Ten people killed in Moscow metro derailment

Another 106 people have been taken to hospital.

# train - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Bray Dart and train disruption caused by rocks being put on the tracks

Gardaí are appealing for anyone who was at the Greystones/Bray cliff walk last night to come forward.

# train - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Rescuers of Subway fall Irishwoman were also Irish

Turns out there are quite a few Irish people in New York!

# train - Monday 30 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 experiences every Luas traveller will understand Monorail!

11 experiences every Luas traveller will understand

Dublin’s Luas is 10 years old today! Time flies.

# train - Thursday 26 June, 2014

“Absolutely none”: Changes to Free Travel Pass are off the table, says Burton

It follows the launch of a campaign yesterday urging politicians not to meddle with the current scheme, which allows older people free travel on public transport.

# train - Monday 16 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Did you leave your dad’s Father’s Day present on the DART on Saturday? Good Samaritan

Did you leave your dad’s Father’s Day present on the DART on Saturday?

There’s a very disappointed dad out there in Dublin.

# train - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Union withdraws from Irish Rail talks as ‘no serious attempts made to address concerns’

However, the National Bus and Rail Union said strike action is not yet on the table.

# train - Monday 26 May, 2014

Man in wheelchair carried off DART as no ramp available at Donaghmede station

Irish Rail said they would like to apologise to the customer featured in the video clip for any distress that was caused to him.

# train - Monday 12 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Trainspotter almost squashed by giant train in slowest near-miss of all time Narrow Escape

# train - Friday 2 May, 2014

New York City subway train derails in Queens

Seven people have been injured but nobody was taken to hospital.

# train - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Letting your friends book train tickets for you can have interesting results That's Mad Ted

Letting your friends book train tickets for you can have interesting results

As if travelling by train isn’t stressful enough, eh?

# train - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

At least 57 dead, death toll still rising as train flies off rails in Congo swamp

The train crashed in the southeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Bodies are being being buried after being taken from the wreckage, as there is no morgue in the area….

# train - Friday 18 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The DOs and DON’Ts of taking public transport Next Stop

The DOs and DON’Ts of taking public transport

This is how to behave. Take note, everyone.

# train - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man attempts to a take selfie with a passing train Selfie Fail

# train - 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.

# train - Monday 24 March, 2014

Over 30 injured as Chicago train derails and travels up airport escalator

The eight-car commuter train derailed early this morning at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport

# train - 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.

# train - Monday 10 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Pure in Heart, Frank Flannery’s resignation and the death of actress Eileen Colgan.

Three arrested at Naas as fight breaks out on commuter train

Several distressed passengers called 999, but did not inform the driver of the train.

# train - Friday 7 March, 2014

Passenger dragged by train after her scarf was caught in its door

An investigation has been launched into the incident, in which the woman’s neck and back were injured.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Trains delayed after group ‘on drugs’ smash windows, pull emergency brake & run off down track

Two men were eventually apprehended by gardaí following trouble this morning on the 5.40am service from Longford.

# train - Thursday 27 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 reasons why Irish Rail are dead right to ban train drinking Fighting And Yelling

7 reasons why Irish Rail are dead right to ban train drinking

One of the services from Galway to Dublin is being denied booze.

# train - Monday 24 February, 2014

This doesn’t bode well for an already flooded Athlone…

River Shannon levels remain high today and there’s more rain on the way.

# train - Sunday 16 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Extreme Daily Mail burn spotted on a train to London Daily Fail

# train - 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.

# train - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Train strike “not inevitable” according to Irish Rail and NBRU

That’s despite comments to the contrary from the Transport Minister. Leo Varadkar said he could “see strikes happening” before March.

# train - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Foxhounds killed after being hit by Iarnród Éireann train

A number of fox hounds that were out on a hunt were struck by a train travelling to Dublin.

# train - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Express train fire in India kills at least 26 people

Two children were among the victims.

# train - Monday 23 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 people you’ll definitely meet on public transport this Christmas Hell On Wheels

8 people you’ll definitely meet on public transport this Christmas

Please someone, give us a lift instead.

# train - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Unknown number trapped after cargo train derailment in Nairobi slum

The number of injuries is lower than initially feared as residents were at church or back in their home villages for Christmas.

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