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#Drumcondra

# drumcondra - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

'It's quite demoralising': Dozens queue for over an hour to view three-bed rental in Dublin
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'It's quite demoralising': Dozens queue for over an hour to view three-bed rental in Dublin

Aug 17th 2022, 11:43 AM 102,946 Views 78 Comments

People who attended the viewing said they faced a wait of over an hour to even get into the house.

# drumcondra - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Man held on murder charge for death of Sean McCarthy
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Man held on murder charge for death of Sean McCarthy

Updated Aug 11th 2022, 12:06 PM 17,330 Views 0 Comments

The man, aged in his 30s, appeared before the Criminal Courts of Justice this morning.

# drumcondra - Monday 8 August, 2022

Gardaí probe drug link to murder of Sean McCarthy (28) in Drumcondra
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Gardaí probe drug link to murder of Sean McCarthy (28) in Drumcondra

Updated Aug 8th 2022, 4:07 PM 40,243 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 30s was arrested at the weekend and is still being detained at a Dublin garda station.

# drumcondra - Thursday 23 June, 2022

Landmark Quinn's pub building saved from Cork developer's wrecking ball
# Planning Permission
# Planning Permission

Landmark Quinn's pub building saved from Cork developer's wrecking ball

Jun 23rd 2022, 3:30 PM 26,415 Views 16 Comments

The appeals board refused planning permission, saying the building “makes a positive contribution to the streetscape character and identity of the area”.

# drumcondra - Thursday 5 May, 2022

Planning permission for build to rent scheme in Dublin refused after objections
# Dublin
# Dublin

Planning permission for build to rent scheme in Dublin refused after objections

May 5th 2022, 4:39 PM 21,418 Views 29 Comments

Planning permission for the eight storey scheme near Drumcondra Road Lower in Dublin 9 was refused after objections.

# drumcondra - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Developer of 1,600 units open to leasing to DCC despite council's 'alarm' at build-to-rent scheme

Developer of 1,600 units open to leasing to DCC despite council's 'alarm' at build-to-rent scheme

Nov 10th 2021, 8:00 PM 19,490 Views 31 Comments

There has been much local opposition to a scheme in Drumcondra, which was approved this week.

# drumcondra - Monday 8 November, 2021

Controversial development of 1,600 rental units in Drumcondra granted approval
# Holy Cross College
# Holy Cross College

Controversial development of 1,600 rental units in Drumcondra granted approval

Nov 8th 2021, 3:41 PM 30,633 Views 53 Comments

The development has been the focus of significant public opposition, including from Dublin City Council.

# drumcondra - Saturday 18 September, 2021

Garda in hospital following motorbike crash in Dublin
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Garda in hospital following motorbike crash in Dublin

Sep 18th 2021, 3:44 PM 46,362 Views 20 Comments

The garda was taken to the Mater Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# drumcondra - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Drumcondra pub escapes demolition after Council refuses permission for new apartment scheme
# Quinns
# Quinns

Drumcondra pub escapes demolition after Council refuses permission for new apartment scheme

Apr 11th 2021, 1:32 PM 64,396 Views 54 Comments

The pub, which is near Croke Park, is regularly attended by GAA fans.

# drumcondra - Monday 5 April, 2021

Book of condolence opens for shopkeeper who died after chasing thief
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Book of condolence opens for shopkeeper who died after chasing thief

Apr 5th 2021, 6:50 PM 120,408 Views 34 Comments

Flowers and cards have been placed at the shop on Drumcondra Road Lower in Dublin.

# drumcondra - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Irish Water investigating reports that drinking water in parts of Dublin has a strange taste or smell
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Irish Water investigating reports that drinking water in parts of Dublin has a strange taste or smell

Aug 13th 2020, 6:15 AM 39,437 Views 32 Comments

Irish Water has insisted that the water is safe to drink, but is investigating reports.

# drumcondra - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Gardaí investigating after body of man (50) discovered at house in Dublin
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Gardaí investigating after body of man (50) discovered at house in Dublin

Aug 9th 2020, 8:09 AM 46,538 Views 9 Comments

The discovery was made when Gardaí received a call that a number of men were attempting to break into a house at approximately 11pm.

# drumcondra - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Three men arrested after €24k worth of suspected cannabis seized in north Dublin
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Three men arrested after €24k worth of suspected cannabis seized in north Dublin

Jul 14th 2020, 5:08 PM 12,166 Views 15 Comments

The arrests were made following a search of a house in the Drumcondra area earlier today.

# drumcondra - Friday 27 March, 2020

Dermot Bannon wins 'open bathtub' planning battle with neighbour
# Room To Soak
# Room To Soak

Dermot Bannon wins 'open bathtub' planning battle with neighbour

Mar 27th 2020, 10:54 PM 113,573 Views 88 Comments

Bannon didn’t have planning permission for the outdoor structures where the bathtub is located.

# drumcondra - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Human remains discovered in burnt-out car in Drumcondra
# Dublin
# Dublin

Human remains discovered in burnt-out car in Drumcondra

Updated Jan 15th 2020, 9:25 AM 66,338 Views 55 Comments

The remains were found this morning.

# drumcondra - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Ross Hutch jailed for two-and-a-half years for robbing pharmacy with bike saddle
# Courts
# Courts

Ross Hutch jailed for two-and-a-half years for robbing pharmacy with bike saddle

Nov 20th 2019, 6:45 PM 37,277 Views 35 Comments

The incident happened at Boles Pharmacy in Drumcondra in April this year.

# drumcondra - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Hyde & Seek creche owner ordered to pay damages over standard of rental accommodation in 2013
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

Hyde & Seek creche owner ordered to pay damages over standard of rental accommodation in 2013

Jul 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 59,481 Views 57 Comments

Anne Davy featured in an RTÉ Investigates documentary into childcare this week.

# drumcondra - Friday 26 July, 2019

Issues of non-compliance found at fourth Hyde & Seek creche not featured in documentary
# Creche Scandal
# Creche Scandal

Issues of non-compliance found at fourth Hyde & Seek creche not featured in documentary

Jul 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 25,026 Views 22 Comments

The Drumcondra creche was not covered on this week’s RTÉ documentary.

# drumcondra - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Creches near Hyde and Seek 'inundated' with calls from parents asking for a place

Creches near Hyde and Seek 'inundated' with calls from parents asking for a place

Jul 25th 2019, 9:00 PM 31,271 Views 25 Comments

Up to 45 calls have been made to different childcare places in the vicinity after last night’s RTÉ programme.

# drumcondra - Friday 22 March, 2019

Man (60s) and woman (30s) killed in two-car crash in Dublin
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Man (60s) and woman (30s) killed in two-car crash in Dublin

Updated Mar 22nd 2019, 11:45 AM 267,310 Views 80 Comments

The crash occurred at around 6.30am in the north Dublin area.

# drumcondra - Friday 21 December, 2018

Teens on trial over alleged attack and robbery on student beaten with iron bar
# Courts
# Courts

Teens on trial over alleged attack and robbery on student beaten with iron bar

Dec 21st 2018, 7:30 AM 14,500 Views 0 Comments

The three boys are charged with assault causing harm and robbery in Drumcondra on 17 October 2017.

# drumcondra - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Woman on trial for attempted murder of civil servant stabbed woman two weeks earlier, jury hears
# Drumcondra Road
# Drumcondra Road

Woman on trial for attempted murder of civil servant stabbed woman two weeks earlier, jury hears

Oct 18th 2018, 10:33 PM 17,962 Views 0 Comments

Laura Kenna had stabbed a woman at a Luas stop in the face with a pen, the Central Criminal Court was told today.

# drumcondra - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

More 30km/h zones planned for Dublin after public 'strongly' backs €235,000 proposals
# Go Slow
# Go Slow

More 30km/h zones planned for Dublin after public 'strongly' backs €235,000 proposals

Sep 11th 2018, 6:10 AM 16,097 Views 62 Comments

Councillors could vote on expanding 30km/h zones across the city after the public overwhelmingly.

# drumcondra - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Dermot Bannon's sold his gaff in Drumcondra for a very tidy sum
# Room To Improve
From The Daily Edge
# Room To Improve

Dermot Bannon's sold his gaff in Drumcondra for a very tidy sum

Aug 16th 2018, 8:00 AM 15,876 Views 0 Comments

The house was snapped up.

# drumcondra - Friday 18 May, 2018

Pictures: Man charged after car chase that ended near Croke Park as thousands filed out from Rolling Stones
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Pictures: Man charged after car chase that ended near Croke Park as thousands filed out from Rolling Stones

May 18th 2018, 4:00 PM 48,181 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 20s was due to appear in court this morning.

# drumcondra - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

PHOTOS: Take a look around Dermot Bannon's home
# For Sale
# For Sale

PHOTOS: Take a look around Dermot Bannon's home

Mar 21st 2018, 10:04 PM 122,878 Views 40 Comments

The Dublin property is on the market for €649,000.

# drumcondra - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Man who sexually assaulted woman at festival jailed for ten months
# Sex Assault
# Sex Assault

Man who sexually assaulted woman at festival jailed for ten months

Dec 5th 2017, 5:56 PM 35,649 Views 51 Comments

Judge Nolan noted it could be said Hennessy had “almost perfect mitigation”.

# drumcondra - Monday 30 October, 2017

Dublin Fire Brigade spent over 16 hours putting out large fire in north Dublin city
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Dublin Fire Brigade spent over 16 hours putting out large fire in north Dublin city

Oct 30th 2017, 2:29 PM 17,737 Views 6 Comments

Crews were first called to the blaze at Richmond Road at 1.45pm yesterday.

# drumcondra - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Man (19) in critical condition after Drumcondra crash
# Road Reopened
# Road Reopened

Man (19) in critical condition after Drumcondra crash

Oct 25th 2017, 9:43 AM 57,246 Views 63 Comments

The Swords Road has re-opened following a forensic examination.

# drumcondra - Friday 6 October, 2017

Gardaí investigating mysterious 'blood-like substance' found outside Dublin cafe
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Gardaí investigating mysterious 'blood-like substance' found outside Dublin cafe

Oct 6th 2017, 4:11 PM 26,184 Views 21 Comments

A cafe manager discovered a puddle of what appeared to be blood outside the premises this morning.

Your guide to Drumcondra: Locals love the buzz in the original Fair City
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Your guide to Drumcondra: Locals love the buzz in the original Fair City

Oct 6th 2017, 3:02 PM 14,772 Views 9 Comments

Unmatchable match-day craic is just one of Drumcondra’s offerings.

# drumcondra - Thursday 31 August, 2017

'We could have been killed': Locals worried about number of fires being set in north Dublin suburb
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

'We could have been killed': Locals worried about number of fires being set in north Dublin suburb

Aug 31st 2017, 12:05 AM 37,353 Views 18 Comments

The most recent fire was in a wheelie bin outside a woman’s house – it caused extensive damage to her windows and the exterior wall.

# drumcondra - Friday 12 May, 2017

Reprieve for Drumcondra families as date for closure of crèche pushed back
# Dublin
# Dublin

Reprieve for Drumcondra families as date for closure of crèche pushed back

May 12th 2017, 9:41 PM 15,847 Views 10 Comments

Last night, the parents had three weeks to arrange alternative childcare. Tonight, they were told they’d have three months.

# drumcondra - Saturday 18 March, 2017

'I just wanted a bed, I was sleeping on my mam's sofa': Living with homelessness
# High Park
# High Park

'I just wanted a bed, I was sleeping on my mam's sofa': Living with homelessness

Mar 18th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,196 Views 28 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to a number of residents at new homeless accommodation in Dublin.

# drumcondra - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

A St Pat's lecturer brought her students to Tesco today to teach them about the strike
# TESCO STRIKE
# TESCO STRIKE

A St Pat's lecturer brought her students to Tesco today to teach them about the strike

Feb 21st 2017, 4:01 PM 50,276 Views 66 Comments

Workers at Tesco Drumcondra have been striking since Friday.

# drumcondra - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Young girl receives €17,500 after being fed "excessively hot soup" by creche
# Circuit Civil Court
# Circuit Civil Court

Young girl receives €17,500 after being fed "excessively hot soup" by creche

Feb 15th 2017, 6:20 AM 31,725 Views 38 Comments

Emily Murphy was aged one at the time of the incident.

# drumcondra - Friday 13 January, 2017

Woman accused of stabbing woman in Drumcondra transferred to Central Mental Hospital
# Dublin
# Dublin

Woman accused of stabbing woman in Drumcondra transferred to Central Mental Hospital

Jan 13th 2017, 2:49 PM 16,398 Views 0 Comments

The victim was hospitalised after suffering serious injuries during the incident earlier this month.

# drumcondra - Friday 6 January, 2017

Woman charged with assault after woman mugged and stabbed in Drumcondra
# Court
# Court

Woman charged with assault after woman mugged and stabbed in Drumcondra

Jan 6th 2017, 2:10 PM 27,247 Views 0 Comments

The 33-year-old woman made no application for bail.

# drumcondra - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Woman arrested after Dublin woman stabbed in the neck in Drumcondra
# Mugging
# Mugging

Woman arrested after Dublin woman stabbed in the neck in Drumcondra

Jan 5th 2017, 7:29 AM 31,143 Views 34 Comments

The attack happened on Tuesday evening when the woman was walking home.

Drumcondra locals raise fears about crime rate after woman stabbed
# A Fight For Gardaí
# A Fight For Gardaí

Drumcondra locals raise fears about crime rate after woman stabbed

Jan 5th 2017, 12:01 AM 20,377 Views 22 Comments

Recent muggings, break-ins and vandalism in the area have residents concerned.

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