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#Charges

# charges - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Poll: Have you registered with Irish Water?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you registered with Irish Water?

Mar 24th 2015, 7:41 PM 49,821 Views 269 Comments

Almost a million people have, the utility says. Do you plan to?

# charges - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Bad news for travellers- roaming charges are going nowhere yet
# Turn Off That Data
# Turn Off That Data

Bad news for travellers- roaming charges are going nowhere yet

Mar 5th 2015, 2:00 PM 10,799 Views 27 Comments

The EU Parliament wants them stopped but the EU Council says more time is needed.

# charges - Friday 27 February, 2015

Debt management firms criticised for giving people poor information
# Slap On The Wrist
# Slap On The Wrist

Debt management firms criticised for giving people poor information

Feb 27th 2015, 4:57 PM 6,928 Views 11 Comments

The Central Bank became responsible for regulating these firms in 2013.

# charges - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Thousands flock to funeral of Muslim shooting victims
# Chapel Hill
# Chapel Hill

Thousands flock to funeral of Muslim shooting victims

Feb 14th 2015, 2:10 PM 8,010 Views 24 Comments

A potential motive was a dispute over parking spaces.

# charges - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Tenants who don't pay charges should have their water cut off, say landlords
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Tenants who don't pay charges should have their water cut off, say landlords

Feb 3rd 2015, 2:02 PM 23,290 Views 194 Comments

A large proportion of tenants aren’t planning to pay the charge, Fintan McNamara of the Residential Landlords Association said.

# charges - Friday 30 January, 2015

Next mass 'day of action' on water charges will be in March (not April)
# Quick March
# Quick March

Next mass 'day of action' on water charges will be in March (not April)

Jan 30th 2015, 12:05 PM 14,192 Views 243 Comments

Tomorrow’s protests aren’t being organised centrally, but the next ‘Right2Water’ action will happen before the first bills arrive.

# charges - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Alleged text: 'You should help me inflict pain on you and help me with my fantasy. Blood turns me on.'
# Graham Dwyer Trial
# Graham Dwyer Trial

Alleged text: 'You should help me inflict pain on you and help me with my fantasy. Blood turns me on.'

Jan 22nd 2015, 9:30 PM 85,576 Views 0 Comments

Graham Dwyer has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Elaine O’Hara.

# charges - Friday 16 January, 2015

Dublin councillor calls for review of €500 fire call-out charge
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin councillor calls for review of €500 fire call-out charge

Jan 16th 2015, 10:00 PM 19,549 Views 53 Comments

This comes on the third anniversary of the introduction of the charges.

# charges - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Thinking of going bankrupt? It's a lot cheaper than it used to be...
# Insolvency
# Insolvency

Thinking of going bankrupt? It's a lot cheaper than it used to be...

Jan 14th 2015, 11:18 AM 9,815 Views 9 Comments

The cost is now less than a fifth what it was two years ago.

# charges - Monday 5 January, 2015

More than €600,000 in fire brigade call-out charges went unpaid last year
# Past Due
# Past Due

More than €600,000 in fire brigade call-out charges went unpaid last year

Jan 5th 2015, 6:07 PM 12,448 Views 57 Comments

The charges were introduced two years ago and stand at €500 for a domestic incident and €610 for a road crash.

# charges - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Lower retailer fees for credit cards getting closer (that's good news for shoppers)
# Charges
# Charges

Lower retailer fees for credit cards getting closer (that's good news for shoppers)

Jan 3rd 2015, 5:54 PM 10,091 Views 28 Comments

The fees are charged by the banks when retailers process shoppers’ payments.

# charges - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

AC/DC drummer jumped on security guards and winked at reporters in court
# Phil Rudd
# Phil Rudd

AC/DC drummer jumped on security guards and winked at reporters in court

Nov 26th 2014, 8:16 AM 12,135 Views 23 Comments

He also didn’t enter a plea during his brief appearance.

# charges - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Man wanted by US on terrorism charges brought before Dublin High Court
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Man wanted by US on terrorism charges brought before Dublin High Court

Nov 25th 2014, 5:31 PM 14,159 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission has been granted permission to appear as a friend to the court in the extradition proceedings.

# charges - Thursday 20 November, 2014

How do our water charges compare with the rest of Europe?
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

How do our water charges compare with the rest of Europe?

Nov 20th 2014, 9:49 AM 39,974 Views 258 Comments

Pretty well, actually.

# charges - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Water charges: Here's what we know THIS MORNING
# Late Surprises
# Late Surprises

Water charges: Here's what we know THIS MORNING

Nov 19th 2014, 7:50 AM 80,674 Views 278 Comments

Further climb-downs on charges, no bills to issue until spring and new compliance measures for people who won’t fork out.

# charges - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Irish Water will take on €130 million debt in uncollected water charges
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Irish Water will take on €130 million debt in uncollected water charges

Nov 9th 2014, 11:02 AM 18,876 Views 75 Comments

All assets and liabilities from local authorities are due to be transferred to Irish Water by 2017.

# charges - Monday 3 November, 2014

Poll: Could the Irish Water controversy bring down the government?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Could the Irish Water controversy bring down the government?

Nov 3rd 2014, 9:15 AM 40,133 Views 124 Comments

The most popular party in Ireland is now Sinn Féin – which is opposed to the charges.

# charges - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Man cleared of 'extreme porn' charge after 'tiger' revealed to be man in costume
# Tiger
From The Daily Edge
# Tiger

Man cleared of 'extreme porn' charge after 'tiger' revealed to be man in costume

Oct 29th 2014, 8:08 PM 5,248 Views 1 Comment

The prosecutors only realised their mistake when they heard the man say “That’s grrrreat”, just like Tony the Tiger.

# charges - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

People are going mad for water butts ahead of first water charges bill
# I Like Big Butts
# I Like Big Butts

People are going mad for water butts ahead of first water charges bill

Oct 28th 2014, 6:30 AM 22,340 Views 74 Comments

These rainfall collection devices are mainly used for water plants or cars.

# charges - Monday 27 October, 2014

The Green Party wants a referendum to make sure Irish Water isn't privatised
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

The Green Party wants a referendum to make sure Irish Water isn't privatised

Oct 27th 2014, 5:45 PM 17,161 Views 179 Comments

The party’s councillors will submit the motion in the coming weeks.

# charges - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a 'Halloween scare'
# Water Protests
# Water Protests

Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a 'Halloween scare'

Oct 25th 2014, 8:35 PM 27,004 Views 128 Comments

It’s estimated that approximately 6,000 turned out to protest against the charges.

# charges - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

UK terror trial suspect had Tony Blair's address on a scrap of paper
# Terror Charges
# Terror Charges

UK terror trial suspect had Tony Blair's address on a scrap of paper

Oct 14th 2014, 7:23 PM 4,547 Views 0 Comments

Erol Incedal is accused of “intending to commit or preparing acts of terrorism” and possessing a document about bomb-making.

# charges - Friday 10 October, 2014

Opinion: Communities are reaching boiling point over unfair water charges
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Opinion: Communities are reaching boiling point over unfair water charges

Oct 10th 2014, 6:19 PM 5 Views 163 Comments

People see the concept of charging for a basic human right for what it is – a deeply unfair political choice.

# charges - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Adrian Peterson 'smoked a little weed' before drug test - reports
# Charges
From The42
# Charges

Adrian Peterson 'smoked a little weed' before drug test - reports

Oct 9th 2014, 9:40 PM 6,790 Views 6 Comments

A motion has been filed to revoke the NFL star’s bond.

# charges - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Kenny says Irish Water (and your PPS number) "will not be sold"
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Kenny says Irish Water (and your PPS number) "will not be sold"

Sep 30th 2014, 4:39 PM 19,551 Views 154 Comments

The Taoiseach made the comment during Leaders’ Questions today.

From flushing the loo to a cup of tea - how much will water cost?
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

From flushing the loo to a cup of tea - how much will water cost?

Sep 30th 2014, 1:01 PM 91,079 Views 196 Comments

What about filling water balloons? How much will that cost?

# charges - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Anti-water charges protest takes place outside garda station
# Dublin
# Dublin

Anti-water charges protest takes place outside garda station

Sep 25th 2014, 11:13 PM 16,044 Views 173 Comments

There were no arrests during the incident.

# charges - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Teenager charged 1p for having to show her ID in the off-licence
# Bargain Booze
From The Daily Edge
# Bargain Booze

Teenager charged 1p for having to show her ID in the off-licence

Aug 9th 2014, 5:00 PM 7,025 Views 8 Comments

Adding insult to injury.

# charges - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery
# F1
From The42
# F1

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery

Aug 5th 2014, 1:40 PM 14,400 Views 44 Comments

The Formula One boss appeared in a Munich court today.

# charges - Friday 1 August, 2014

'Water charges will hurt low-income families'
# Water Water Everywhere
# Water Water Everywhere

'Water charges will hurt low-income families'

Aug 1st 2014, 8:45 AM 12,585 Views 147 Comments

St Vincent de Paul is unhappy that assistance is being provided from the Household Package.

# charges - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

It's now cheaper to use your phone in the EU
# Phone Home
# Phone Home

It's now cheaper to use your phone in the EU

Jul 1st 2014, 8:19 AM 11,427 Views 31 Comments

The changes are thanks to the European Commission, with the hope of removing roaming charges altogether,.

# charges - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Have a medical card and on Long Term Illness Scheme? You could be due money
# Charges
# Charges

Have a medical card and on Long Term Illness Scheme? You could be due money

Jun 17th 2014, 2:46 PM 12,915 Views 29 Comments

The HSE is to refund the prescription charge that some people paid even though they had a medical card and were on the LTI scheme.

# charges - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Think you're in debt? Try being an Irish hotel, they collectively owe €5.3bn
# Cashflow
# Cashflow

Think you're in debt? Try being an Irish hotel, they collectively owe €5.3bn

Jun 10th 2014, 10:07 AM 10,727 Views 30 Comments

And it’s stopping them renovating.

# charges - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Everything you need to know about what it will cost you to go to hospital
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Everything you need to know about what it will cost you to go to hospital

May 18th 2014, 8:30 PM 174,319 Views 135 Comments

Going private, going public or have a medical card? How much is it going to set you back?

# charges - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Former NFL star Hernandez charged with double murder
# Homicide
From The42
# Homicide

Former NFL star Hernandez charged with double murder

May 15th 2014, 4:54 PM 24,602 Views 15 Comments

The ex-New England Patriot is already awaiting trial for an unrelated fatal shooting.

# charges - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Poll: Will you make an effort to conserve water in order to reduce your bill?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you make an effort to conserve water in order to reduce your bill?

May 7th 2014, 9:09 AM 15,174 Views 170 Comments

The Minister for the Environment said the charge could be reduced if people make attempts to conserve water.

# charges - Monday 7 April, 2014

Tunisia seeks tougher sentences for two rapist policemen
# Court
# Court

Tunisia seeks tougher sentences for two rapist policemen

Apr 7th 2014, 3:33 PM 10,900 Views 14 Comments

The policemen were sentenced to seven years in prison for raping a 27-year-old woman.

# charges - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Ribery and Benzema cleared on underage sex charges
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

Ribery and Benzema cleared on underage sex charges

Jan 30th 2014, 8:09 PM 3,914 Views 12 Comments

The judge however convicted five other men linked to the controversy.

# charges - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

"We apologise sincerely": All Bank of Ireland accounts back to normal after duplicate debit glitch
# Whoops
# Whoops

"We apologise sincerely": All Bank of Ireland accounts back to normal after duplicate debit glitch

Jan 22nd 2014, 8:35 AM 12,285 Views 27 Comments

Some customers who made Visa Debit transactions last Friday had the amount taken out of their account twice.

# charges - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Explainer: Why is Sean Fitzpatrick in court next month?
# Anglo Irish Bank
# Anglo Irish Bank

Explainer: Why is Sean Fitzpatrick in court next month?

Jan 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,359 Views 0 Comments

There have been numerous court appearances. So, what happens now?