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# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Gangland crime and coalition red lines: Dublin Bay North candidates debate in Coolock

Fine Gael candidate Catherine Noone didn’t attend the debate.

# dublin-bay-north - Monday 23 July, 2018

Catherine Noone to join Fine Gael ticket in the 'group of death'

She was selected to run alongside Education Minister Bruton.

# dublin-bay-north - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Dublin residents terrorised by joyriding and cars set on fire outside their homes

Tommy Broughan told the Minister for Justice that it has been “hugely distressing” for people in his constituency.

# dublin-bay-north - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

An ex-FG TD who left the party over abortion may be on his way back into the fold

Terence Flanagan left Fine Gael for Renua but lost his Dáil seat.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

'I’m not going to lie to people, I’d much rather be in the Dáil' Next Best Thing This post contains videos

'I’m not going to lie to people, I’d much rather be in the Dáil'

Last month Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said he wasn’t going to “kick around the Seanad’ if he lost his Dáil seat. Now he’s changed his mind.

# dublin-bay-north - Friday 18 March, 2016

Three Labour ministers who lost their Dáil seats are going for the Seanad

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, Kevin Humphreys and Ged Nash are all seeking a Leinster House comeback.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

No TDs for days, then three in a minute - rollercoaster of emotions at a crazy count in Dublin Bay North

It was jubilation for three candidates, and total desolation for Labour’s Aodhán Ó Riordáin.

'Group of Death': Minister for Drugs Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has lost his Dáil seat

As rules stand now, it looks like Labour will lose its speaking rights in the chamber.

Four days later, election counting still isn't over

It could go into tomorrow.

# dublin-bay-north - Monday 29 February, 2016

# dublin-bay-north - Saturday 13 February, 2016

"I just want to convince people that the place for Labour is in government" joined Aodhán Ó Riordáin pounding the pavements of Dublin Bay North.

# dublin-bay-north - Monday 1 February, 2016

Renua TD's premature poster erection in north Dublin

Posters urging people to Vote No 1 for Terence Flanagan are appearing a little early in Dublin Bay North.

# dublin-bay-north - Sunday 24 January, 2016

These are the 10 most important constituencies in the general election

Analysis: We’ve picked out the bellwether constituencies that will tell us a lot about the outcome of Election 2016.

# dublin-bay-north - Thursday 14 January, 2016

McGrath vs. McGrath: These lads had a lively (and hilarious) row in our office High Table Election Debates This post contains videos

McGrath vs. McGrath: These lads had a lively (and hilarious) row in our office

In the first of our election debates, Finian McGrath and Mattie McGrath debated whether it’s better to be Independent Alliance or just independent.

# dublin-bay-north - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Fine Gael candidate defends putting up Christmas posters without permission

Stephanie Regan said the posters were an alternative to cards.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

TD insists calling rival 'Little Miss Twitter' is not sexist

Sitting TD Finian McGrath and Fine Gael candidate Stephanie Regan are at loggerheads.

# dublin-bay-north - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Dubliners worry this view will be blocked by a seawall that's 'sprung up like the Berlin Wall' Battle On The Bay This post contains videos

Dubliners worry this view will be blocked by a seawall that's 'sprung up like the Berlin Wall'

The seawall on the James Larkin Road has planning permission, but locals feel they weren’t made aware of the details.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Richard Bruton left a running mate off his leaflets - but she's more disappointed than annoyed

“It’s small beer, but it does happen. There’s no point in making a row about it.”

# dublin-bay-north - Thursday 24 September, 2015

The woman who famously challenged Seán Gallagher is running for the Dáil

As is a former Labour councillor who is very critical of his old party.

# dublin-bay-north - Thursday 17 September, 2015

'Politics is a bug that you can't kill, but hopefully I'll be able to kill it eventually' Haughey's Return This post contains videos

'Politics is a bug that you can't kill, but hopefully I'll be able to kill it eventually'

Seán Haughey talked Deirdre Heney, his election hopes and his political obsession today.

# dublin-bay-north - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

'Sad and awful': Haughey return sparks anger at Micheál Martin

The decision to add Seán Haughey to the Fianna Fáil ticket in Dublin Bay North has angered his running mate.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Gardaí called after Vincent Browne debate descends into mayhem

A female audience member claimed to have been threatened for applauding a government minister.

# dublin-bay-north - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Former Fianna Fáil senator Averil Power to stand in next general election

She has said the success of the Adoption Bill has been the instigator for her participation.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

What will Haughey do next?

The son of the former taoiseach is considering his options after failing to win the Fianna Fáil nomination in Dublin Bay North last week.

# dublin-bay-north - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Deirdre Heney has been selected as the Fianna Fáil candidate for Dublin Bay North

The vote was between Heney and Séan Haughey, the son of Charles Haughey.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Back to the future: Haughey could be running for the Dáil after tomorrow night

The son of the late former taoiseach is the favourite to take the Fianna Fáil nomination in Dublin Bay North.

# dublin-bay-north - Monday 8 June, 2015

'Cute-hoorism of the worst kind': Averil Power has ANOTHER go at Fianna Fáil

The senator has launched another attack on her former party.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

As Fianna Fáil weathers its week from hell, two former ministers are planning comebacks

Martin Mansergh and John Curran, please step forward.

# dublin-bay-north - Monday 25 May, 2015

Averil Power launches scathing attack on Fianna Fáil as she quits party

The Senator described Micheál Martin as “a leader without any followers” and said the party is “simply not fit for government”.

# dublin-bay-north - Friday 1 May, 2015

Richard Bruton shocker shows why Fine Gael is going about gender quotas all wrong

Analysis: Directives from Fine Gael headquarters are angering ordinary members.

# dublin-bay-north - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Oireachtas to question newspapers over 'paying for linking'

Labour TD Seán Kenny is asking the National Newspapers of Ireland (NNI) to appear before an Oireachtas committee to explain its stance on linking.

# dublin-bay-north - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

# dublin-bay-north - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.