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# dart - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Rail delays after jeep crashes into level crossing barrier at Sandymount

Gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade attended the crash. No-one was injured.

# dart - Friday 6 March, 2015

Hiberno-English is part of what makes us Irish – so let's celebrate it!

As Ireland becomes more multicultural, let’s not abandon such linguistic gems as ‘hot press’ and ‘yoke’.

# dart - Friday 12 December, 2014

Late night Dublin trains will take you home from your Christmas parties

Late night services will run the two weekends before Christmas and on New Year’s Eve.

# dart - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

No, the Metro North HASN'T been forgotten about

It’s still on the table, according to Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe.

# dart - Monday 3 November, 2014

There were major rush hour rail problems in Dublin tonight

ALL Dart and commuter services were suspended between Drogheda and Greystones — but delays are now easing.

# dart - Monday 27 October, 2014

More and more people are using the train to get around the country

It comes despite strike action during two days of the summer.

# dart - Saturday 25 October, 2014

DART users face disruptions today and tomorrow

It’s all because of major engineering works.

# dart - Thursday 14 August, 2014

A woman has died after falling onto the track at Raheny station

Irish Rail has expressed its sympathies to the victim’s family and friends.

# dart - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s still talking about Garth Brooks as well as a derailed DART and the Cabinet reshuffle.

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.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Dart and trains disrupted after Dart derails between Bray and Greystones

Lines are closed between the two Wicklow stops with Dublin Bus accepting rail tickets.

# dart - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed

The Public Accounts Committee was also told that about 130,000 more cars were taxed this year following an end to the practice where vehicles could be declared as “off-road” after the fact.

# dart - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Martina Garrigan found safe and well

The woman was released from hospital in Mullingar this afternoon but failed to return home, having been missing since Friday evening.

# dart - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Thousands of Dublin rail commuters affected by theft of signal cables

DART and commuter services were off between Bray and Dalkey throughout rush hour this morning.

# dart - 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.

# dart - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Live in a rural area? You could be getting nicer bus shelters soon

A new round of public transport funding has been announced, and includes improvements to cycle paths.

# dart - Thursday 1 May, 2014

An underground DART could finally be coming to Dublin

The wait isn’t over just yet…it looks like it won’t be considered until 2016.

# dart - 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.

# dart - Friday 28 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish Rail's cheeky new DART ad is very clever I Will In My Swiss

Irish Rail's cheeky new DART ad is very clever

Just roll with it.

# dart - 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.

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces?

Irish Rail have banned them on their trains, should others follow suit?

# dart - Friday 7 February, 2014

Trains carry more air around than passengers during off-peak times, says Varadkar

Leo Varadkar has said he is in favour of introducing cheaper off-peak DART fares.

# dart - 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.

# dart - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge This man has a novel way of ensuring he has a seat on the train Lifehack

# dart - Sunday 22 December, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Just three more sleeps ’til Santa. First though, here’s everything you need to know this morning before you complete your Christmas to-do list.

Parents 'gobsmacked' after autistic son pricked by syringe on train Exclusive

The seven-year-old is now getting a course of shots against hepatitis B and C.

# dart - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class

People’s negative impressions is preventing people from taking the bus, train and tram, writes Aaron McKenna, who says it’s nothing about how ‘snobby’ they are.

# dart - Thursday 5 December, 2013

It just got easier to get home from the Christmas party

Extra Buses and DART services to help commuters out at busy time of the year.

# dart - Monday 2 December, 2013

Irish Rail cash fares increase from today

The new cash fares apply across all Irish Rail services, and Leapcard fares.

# dart - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Reminder: Northside DART and other rail services to be limited this weekend

You’d better read this if you’re planning on using the rail services this Bank Holiday weekend.

# dart - Monday 21 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about a distressed teenager found outside the GPO, penalties for jobseekers and the merits of cannabis legalisation.

# dart - Monday 14 October, 2013

'Urgent discussions' between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption

Irish Rail has said that additional peak capacity will be restored on its services this evening.

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute

DARTs are running with just 2 or 4 carriages this morning after drivers refused to carry out a necessary check before the trains left the depot.

# dart - Thursday 19 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 17 people whose commute to work is better than yours 9 To 5

17 people whose commute to work is better than yours

We could all learn from these guys.

# dart - Monday 9 September, 2013

Irish Rail to use shorter DART trains off-peak to save on fuel

One serivce- the 16:40 from Bray to Malahide – will see an increase in carriage capacity from six to eight.

# dart - Friday 16 August, 2013

DART services resume after woman was struck by train

The woman was hit by the train at Clontarf Road station.

# dart - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Damage to overhead lines causes delays on Dart and commuter services

Disruption to services between Harmonstown and Howth/Malahide is expected to continue throughout the evening.

# dart - Monday 29 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Did you know you're attracted to everyone on the DART? Phwoar

Did you know you're attracted to everyone on the DART?

Well, everyone in your carriage anyway…

# dart - Friday 12 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about Lucinda Creighton, drownings and a train crash in Paris.