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# cie - Thursday 29 July, 2021

'There might be a tightening of the belt': What's the future for Ireland's public transport post-Covid?
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

'There might be a tightening of the belt': What's the future for Ireland's public transport post-Covid?

Jul 29th 2021, 8:00 PM 12,364 Views 2 Comments

With fewer people commuting to work, how will public transport finances and services look in future?

# cie - Sunday 29 July, 2018

A look back at the first woman to drive a Dublin Bus for a living
# Joan Doran
From The Daily Edge
# Joan Doran

A look back at the first woman to drive a Dublin Bus for a living

Jul 29th 2018, 6:00 PM 4,598 Views 0 Comments

In 1980, Joan Doran became the first woman to drive a CIE bus since World War II.

# cie - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Irish Rail staff will go to Labour Court, but say don't expect a resolution
# Labour Pain
# Labour Pain

Irish Rail staff will go to Labour Court, but say don't expect a resolution

Nov 8th 2017, 6:58 PM 9,480 Views 46 Comments

The NBRU General Secretary accused the government of a “blueshirt bias”.

# cie - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Michael O'Leary says Shane Ross is 'playing a blinder' in bus dispute
# Strike
# Strike

Michael O'Leary says Shane Ross is 'playing a blinder' in bus dispute

Apr 2nd 2017, 2:56 PM 50,537 Views 149 Comments

The Ryanair CEO said Ross is right to not get involved.

# cie - Monday 12 December, 2016

Woman who slipped on pigeon poo at Heuston Station awarded €25,000
# Slip
# Slip

Woman who slipped on pigeon poo at Heuston Station awarded €25,000

Dec 12th 2016, 4:47 PM 28,495 Views 17 Comments

A judge ruled that CIE knew there was a problem but hadn’t assessed the risk.

# cie - Monday 29 June, 2015

7 wonderful gifs of Dublin in the 1960s
# Rare Old Town
From The Daily Edge
# Rare Old Town

7 wonderful gifs of Dublin in the 1960s

Jun 29th 2015, 12:21 PM 6,304 Views 5 Comments

Dublin can be heaven..

# cie - Sunday 7 June, 2015

US couple picked Ireland for first ever overseas trip in 2001 and are now marking 21st visit
# Great Little Country
# Great Little Country

US couple picked Ireland for first ever overseas trip in 2001 and are now marking 21st visit

Jun 7th 2015, 6:57 PM 24,439 Views 20 Comments

The couple have received a free holiday to mark the milestone.

# cie - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Do you know what Irish people love? Taking the bus...
# Getting Out Of The House
# Getting Out Of The House

Do you know what Irish people love? Taking the bus...

Jun 4th 2015, 6:24 PM 14,318 Views 35 Comments

… and the train (and coach trips).

# cie - Monday 17 November, 2014

Sick of dodgy WiFi on trains and buses? We have some good news...
# Wifine
# Wifine

Sick of dodgy WiFi on trains and buses? We have some good news...

Nov 17th 2014, 2:09 PM 22,346 Views 34 Comments

…but it might cost us.

# cie - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year
# Fare Thee Well
# Fare Thee Well

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year

Oct 28th 2014, 6:00 PM 26,937 Views 109 Comments

The rises will hit Luas, regional buses and all train routes.

# cie - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

'Central server issue' behind Dublin Bus communications problems
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

'Central server issue' behind Dublin Bus communications problems

Aug 20th 2014, 11:20 AM 13,143 Views 43 Comments

Real time passenger info and Dublin Bus phones were experiencing service disruptions earlier.

# cie - Thursday 1 May, 2014

New hope for €1.86m conversion of disused CIÉ ferry into floating hostel/brewery
# Naomh Eanna
# Naomh Eanna

New hope for €1.86m conversion of disused CIÉ ferry into floating hostel/brewery

May 1st 2014, 6:45 AM 11,415 Views 22 Comments

It’s hoped the former Aran Islands ferry can be restored to her former glory and docked in Galway as a floating hostel/restaurant/micro-brewery.

# cie - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Scramble to save heritage ship after Minister grants stay-of-execution
# Naomh Eanna
# Naomh Eanna

Scramble to save heritage ship after Minister grants stay-of-execution

Feb 27th 2014, 7:38 AM 9,932 Views 17 Comments

The Naomh Éanna — a 1950s CIÉ ferry — was due to be scrapped within days. It’s hoped the vessel can be restored and turned into a tourist attraction.

# cie - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Groups outraged at exclusion from 'relevant stakeholders' meeting on ship destruction
# Historic Ship
# Historic Ship

Groups outraged at exclusion from 'relevant stakeholders' meeting on ship destruction

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:15 AM 14,272 Views 28 Comments

“They said they’d call a meeting of the interested parties, but then only invited people who were interested in chopping it up.”

# cie - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Train, bus and Luas fares to increase from next week
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Train, bus and Luas fares to increase from next week

Oct 23rd 2013, 10:25 PM 39,064 Views 205 Comments

Monthly and annual tickets will increase from 1 November while cash fares and Leap Card prices will go up from 1 December.

# cie - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

NTA defends planned use of Phoenix Park tunnel following Irish Rail concerns
# Dublin Transport
# Dublin Transport

NTA defends planned use of Phoenix Park tunnel following Irish Rail concerns

Aug 20th 2013, 5:33 PM 28,510 Views 67 Comments

Irish Rail says the plan to open the 136-year-old tunnel would be no substitute for the shelved DART Underground scheme in terms of capacity and connectivity.

# cie - Friday 9 August, 2013

'Virtual bus lanes' among plans to increase public transport use in Dublin
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

'Virtual bus lanes' among plans to increase public transport use in Dublin

Aug 9th 2013, 1:17 PM 14,600 Views 78 Comments

The National Transport Authority is to “free up road space” for travel by means other than private cars.

# cie - Monday 5 August, 2013

No sign of renewed talks as Dublin Bus strike enters second day
# Bus Strike
# Bus Strike

No sign of renewed talks as Dublin Bus strike enters second day

Aug 5th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,580 Views 204 Comments

It’s looking increasingly likely the action could continue into the working week.

# cie - Friday 19 July, 2013

Transport companies apply to hike fares in 2014
# Exact Change Please
# Exact Change Please

Transport companies apply to hike fares in 2014

Jul 19th 2013, 3:31 PM 7,371 Views 103 Comments

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has confirmed that both CIE and the RPA are looking for permission to increasse fare next year.

# cie - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Oireachtas agenda: CIE's financial woes and Irish troops in Syria
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: CIE's financial woes and Irish troops in Syria

Jul 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 3,635 Views 9 Comments

Representatives from Bus Éireann, Iarnród Éireann and Dublin Bus will meet the Transport committee ahead of the possibility of further strike action.

# cie - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Aaron McKenna: Public service obligation routes should be put out to competitive tender
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Public service obligation routes should be put out to competitive tender

Jun 29th 2013, 8:00 AM 39 Views 41 Comments

The government should put public service obligation and school routes out to competitive tender – doing so would save 20 to 30 per cent on simply handing over such cash to public sector monopolies, writes Aaron McKenna.

# cie - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Labour Court recommends cuts to overtime and sick leave for Dublin Bus drivers
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Labour Court recommends cuts to overtime and sick leave for Dublin Bus drivers

Jun 19th 2013, 6:45 AM 8,688 Views 68 Comments

The court said that there is no proposal to reduce core or basic pay but acknowledged that many of the proposals would “impact significantly” on employees.

# cie - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Bus Éireann workers vote to accept LRC plan and abandon strike
# Driving Ahead
# Driving Ahead

Bus Éireann workers vote to accept LRC plan and abandon strike

May 30th 2013, 7:17 PM 3,724 Views 6 Comments

Almost 77 per cent of workers voted to endorse Labour Relations Commissions plans to avert ongoing industrial action.

# cie - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Where is the best place to visit in Ireland?
# Tourism
# Tourism

Where is the best place to visit in Ireland?

Jan 30th 2013, 10:29 AM 15,565 Views 97 Comments

The Cliffs of Moher Visitor Experience has been named as the best place to visit in the country.

# cie - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Leo Varadkar has a 20-point plan for 2013
# Way More Than 5
# Way More Than 5

Leo Varadkar has a 20-point plan for 2013

Jan 2nd 2013, 3:01 PM 10,668 Views 113 Comments

The Minister for Transport wants five new Acts, a new road safety strategy, a Luas connection and an independent Shannon.

# cie - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Oireachtas agenda: Seven Bills to be wrapped up before Christmas break
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: Seven Bills to be wrapped up before Christmas break

Dec 20th 2012, 9:48 AM 2,772 Views 9 Comments

Michael D Higgins will be busy over Christmas: no fewer than seven Bills will be wrapped up today and sent for signature.

# cie - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Here's where Ireland overspent by €1.118 billion on last year's Budget
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Here's where Ireland overspent by €1.118 billion on last year's Budget

Dec 9th 2012, 8:00 AM 13,269 Views 138 Comments

Nine Departments and agencies needed extra top-ups to their funding in 2012. Here’s where the overflow went.

# cie - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Oireachtas agenda: CIE debts, employment rights, abortion vote
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: CIE debts, employment rights, abortion vote

Nov 28th 2012, 9:15 AM 2,712 Views 8 Comments

Today’s business at Leinster House will include a debate on employment rights for immigrants of questionable working status.

# cie - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Woman injured after being struck by DART train
# DART
# DART

Woman injured after being struck by DART train

Nov 6th 2012, 3:42 PM 16,549 Views 18 Comments

The incident occurred at around 8pm last night at the Dun Laoghaire DART station.

# cie - Sunday 29 July, 2012

# cie - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Commuters face 6 percent rise in public transport fares
# Fare Increase
# Fare Increase

Commuters face 6 percent rise in public transport fares

Jul 26th 2012, 4:06 PM 5,674 Views 59 Comments

CIE said it has to ensure it is in a position to keep providing transport services and can not rule out difficult decisions in the future.

# cie - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Varadkar says CIE transport fares could increase
# Transport
# Transport

Varadkar says CIE transport fares could increase

Jul 25th 2012, 12:26 PM 3,541 Views 60 Comments

However the Minister for Transport said a rise in fares could have a damaging impact on the demand for CIE services.

# cie - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Tuesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Jul 24th 2012, 8:01 PM 9,090 Views 7 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

CIE handed extra €36m ‘to protect public transport’ amid funding fears
# CIE
# CIE

CIE handed extra €36m ‘to protect public transport’ amid funding fears

Jul 24th 2012, 7:07 PM 6,437 Views 31 Comments

The state-run transport company has been given a funding top-up, though it’s not clear what services have been at risk.

# cie - Friday 1 June, 2012

450 Irish Rail job loss news 'not deferred because of referendum'
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

450 Irish Rail job loss news 'not deferred because of referendum'

Jun 1st 2012, 7:35 PM 8,050 Views 77 Comments

Iarnród Éireann is to look for around 11 per cent of its staff base to take a “voluntary severance package”.

# cie - Sunday 3 July, 2011

Oireachtas committee to vet chairs of State boards
# Open Shop?
# Open Shop?

Oireachtas committee to vet chairs of State boards

Jul 3rd 2011, 3:47 PM 1,154 Views 4 Comments

“Scrutiny” of new appointments to CIE, Dublin Bus, Iarnrod Eireann and Dublin Bus is to prove that State boards are not a “closed shop”.

# cie - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

Passengers must expect higher public transport fares - Varadkar
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Passengers must expect higher public transport fares - Varadkar

Jun 22nd 2011, 9:13 PM 575 Views 33 Comments

The Transport Minister says CIE is losing money – and that passengers should also anticipate cuts to services.