Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 9°C Tuesday 30 November 2021

#Balbriggan

# balbriggan - Friday 28 September, 2012

Train station lifts closed for over three months
# Access
# Access

Train station lifts closed for over three months

Sep 28th 2012, 12:58 PM 8,263 Views 15 Comments

The disabled access lifts in Balbriggan train station in North County Dublin are finally due to reopen today, three months after being vandalised.

VIDEO: James Reilly explains his decision on primary care centres
# Primary Care
# Primary Care

VIDEO: James Reilly explains his decision on primary care centres

Sep 28th 2012, 8:10 AM 4,064 Views 49 Comments

The Minister for Health seeks to turn the tables – suggesting Róisín Shortall had used strange criteria to rank potential venues.

# balbriggan - Thursday 27 September, 2012

James Reilly stands over Primary Care centre decision-making processes
# Roisin Shortall
# Roisin Shortall

James Reilly stands over Primary Care centre decision-making processes

Sep 27th 2012, 9:09 PM 7,676 Views 47 Comments

Explaining the three-part criteria for prioritising locations, Reilly called the process “transparent”.

James Reilly on Shortall's departure: 'Pressure's only for tyres'
# Resigned
# Resigned

James Reilly on Shortall's departure: 'Pressure's only for tyres'

Sep 27th 2012, 8:13 AM 11,235 Views 85 Comments

The Minister for Health showed little disappointment at Róisín Shortall’s resignation – who the Labour chairman said had the full support of party leadership.

# balbriggan - Friday 21 September, 2012

Reilly defends decision to consider constituency towns for new health units
# Primary Care
# Primary Care

Reilly defends decision to consider constituency towns for new health units

Sep 21st 2012, 2:11 PM 6,151 Views 60 Comments

James Reilly added Swords and Balbriggan – both in his constituency – to a list of venues being considered for primary care centres.

# balbriggan - Friday 31 August, 2012

Balbriggan beach reopens and is deemed safe for swimming
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Balbriggan beach reopens and is deemed safe for swimming

Aug 31st 2012, 5:24 PM 3,580 Views 11 Comments

The beach was closed earlier this week after raw sewage was discharged into the sea.

# balbriggan - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Balbriggan beach closed after raw sewage overflow
# Human Waste
# Human Waste

Balbriggan beach closed after raw sewage overflow

Aug 30th 2012, 9:20 AM 3,682 Views 12 Comments

A malfunction at a local pump station due to power failures caused the overflows.

# balbriggan - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Cannabis and ecstasy worth €142,000 seized in Dublin
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

Cannabis and ecstasy worth €142,000 seized in Dublin

Nov 23rd 2011, 10:02 AM 1,118 Views 9 Comments

One man has been arrested in relation to the seizure.

# balbriggan - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Swords pair held captive in aborted Tiger Kidnapping
# Crime
# Crime

Swords pair held captive in aborted Tiger Kidnapping

Oct 5th 2011, 12:50 PM 1,340 Views 0 Comments

A gang broke into a home in Swords, making a woman go to work at a nearby post office while under duress.

# balbriggan - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Man due in court over serious sexual assault on teen in park
# Courts
# Courts

Man due in court over serious sexual assault on teen in park

Jul 21st 2011, 8:53 AM 1,757 Views 7 Comments

The man was arrested by gardaí yesterday following the incident last Saturday.

# balbriggan - Friday 15 July, 2011

Ten arrested in Balbriggan dissident swoop
# Arrests
# Arrests

Ten arrested in Balbriggan dissident swoop

Jul 15th 2011, 1:13 PM 854 Views 3 Comments

The men were detained as part of an investigation into dissident activities.

# balbriggan - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Two arrested in Louth after bomb-making material found
# Louth
# Louth

Two arrested in Louth after bomb-making material found

Jun 25th 2011, 5:49 PM 378 Views 3 Comments

A large amount of fertilizer was found at a house in Hackballcross and two men in their fifties were arrested.