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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Car Park

This year
Analysis: What are the pros and cons of allowing DAA's proposed car park monopoly?
Catarina Marvão looks at what DAA’s plan to buy a private carpark near Dublin Airport would mean for consumers.
All time
Council to implement identification system for healthcare worker vehicles to prevent clamping
There have been a number of reports in recent days of healthcare workers at hospitals having their cars clamped while they were working overtime.
Gardaí investigate after man (70s) seriously assaulted in Macroom car park
The incident took place at a car park in Sleaveen East, Macroom, early this morning.
Two cancer sufferers refused bail over €3.5 million cocaine seizure in Liffey Valley car park
Gardaí said the accused posed a flight risk.
Woman injured after several cars involved in crash in Dublin shopping centre car park
The incident occurred at the car park at a shopping centre in City West at around 3.15pm.
'Very heavy delays' after commuter crash on the M50
The crash has been cleared but delays remain.
There will be 35 new parks in Dublin today - here's why
Organisers say that despite hesitance from motorists, this isn’t an anti-car event.
Man stole car keys from house and repeatedly crashed into underground car park gates
The incident occurred in Millfort Mews, Dunmurry, Co Antrim at about 11.30am this morning.
Central Bank to pay €30k for extra parking spaces beside new 'fit-for-purpose' HQ
The spaces will be phased out over the next two years as the bank tries to encourage staff to use more sustainable forms of transport.
Man who was found with serious injuries in Dublin car park has died
It is not known at this stage how he sustained his injuries.
Irish hospital car parks charged more than €19.2 million in parking fees in 2016
Cork University Hospital generated €3.1 million in 2016, while the car park at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin raised €464,000 in the same year.
Third lane needed on N11 or Wicklow and Dún Laoghaire Rathdown will begin to suffer, report finds
Any delay in road network improvements will ‘constrain growth’ and hinder productivity, finds Transport Infrastructure Ireland.
Irish Rail to refund clamping fees as 'gesture of goodwill'
The cars had valid parking tickets but were not parked in marked spaces at Newbridge train station.
These lads' epic escape from a locked car park in Maynooth is going viral on Facebook
The DRAMA of it all.
Woman who suffered head injury in hotel car park has damages cut in half
The woman struck her head on a sign in the car park of the Blanchardstown hotel two years ago.
Man found dead in Cork city centre
The man’s body was discovered in a car park in the south of the city early this morning.
A Google employee lives in a truck in the company's car park and saves 90% of his income
He has been able to start paying off his student debt.
Accommodation for Carrickmines survivors found - but NOT in Rockville Drive
They will be housed in a car park adjacent to Ballyogan Works Depot.
This woeful attempt to exit a car park is going viral
Just give up.
Heading to Electric Picnic? Here's all you need to know about getting there and back
Thousands are heading down to Stradbally for the weekend, which will inevitably mean delays.
Woman forces her way back into her car after man tries to steal it in car park
She had left her car running to open the exit gate of a secure car park when a man got in.
The moments that made us smile in Ireland this year
One of the world’s better small-island nations.
'Now, where did I park my car?': By any chance did you leave it in this car park two years ago?
The broken-down Mercedes has been sitting in a parking lot, unclaimed, for over two years.
Angry driver tries to fight car park barrier, loses
Nobody beats the barrier.
Athlone car park having an existential crisis
I mean, REALLY think about it.
The "hunch-back'd" King Richard III did have a hunch, but a 'good tailor' would have hidden it
The king’s bones were found in English car-park and identified using by DNA.
TDs and Senators warned to stay off the grass at Leinster House
A shortage of parking spaces outside the front and back of Leinster House has left some resorting to leaving their cars parked on the grass at the back of the complex.
Family devastated after Irish mother found dead in Sydney car park
The mother of three was found beside her car on Wednesday afternoon.
Concerns about homelessness raised after body found in Bray car park
The body of a man in his mid-40s was discovered at a car park in the town at 7am today.
Is this the worst attempt to leave a car park of all time?
Four minutes. Four minutes of backing and forthing.
Dublin council to sell The Square Towncentre's car park to NAMA
The disposal will allow for development of the area and lead to job creation, according to the local authority.
The most annoying car park users in the world
Are you one of these people? ARE YOU?
Body found in burnt-out car in Kildare
Gardaí are not currently treating the incident as suspicious.
Outer fence line near G8 venue breached following protest
A G8 Not Welcome march took place this evening at 6pm. At 9pm, an outer fence line was breached.
US Rugby invites Irish fans to take part in epic tailgating contest
Southern Comfort are giving out prizes to the supporters that set up the best pre-match party.
Pensioner missing from Dundrum Town Centre found safe and well
There had been serious concerns about the safety of the 73-year-old.
Five men continue to be held over shooting outside Meath pub
A post mortem is due today on the body of Peter Butterly, who was shot dead outside the Huntsman Inn in Gormanston yesterday afternoon.
Skeleton found under car park is King Richard III, say archaeologists
The announcement by researchers at the University of Leicester was met with loud cheers at a press conference this morning.
VIDEO: When good car parks go bad
Look what happened when an unsuspecting driver left their car in a seemingly harmless car park.
Bones found at English car park may belong to medieval king
Remember Richard III? From the Shakespeare play? Archaeologists think they’ve found his skeleton…