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#Greyhound

# greyhound - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Gardaí investigate after threatening leaflets posted to locals near greyhound stadium
# Shelbourne Park
# Shelbourne Park

Gardaí investigate after threatening leaflets posted to locals near greyhound stadium

Nov 27th 2019, 6:05 AM 31,940 Views 34 Comments

A number of flyers were posted to residents in Ringsend last Saturday.

# greyhound - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Irish Greyhound Board to spend estimated €350k on traceability database
# IGB
# IGB

Irish Greyhound Board to spend estimated €350k on traceability database

Nov 20th 2019, 6:20 AM 6,860 Views 25 Comments

It comes after damaging revelations into the industry were highlighted by RTÉ in the summer.

# greyhound - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Ross asked Department of Agriculture to cut funding to greyhound industry after RTÉ doc
# Subsidised
# Subsidised

Ross asked Department of Agriculture to cut funding to greyhound industry after RTÉ doc

Aug 25th 2019, 7:30 AM 18,356 Views 71 Comments

The Minister for Sport said some of his constituents were outraged by the abuses in the greyhound industry that were revealed.

# greyhound - Friday 12 July, 2019

Irish Greyhound Board opens phone line for reporting animal cruelty
# Greyhound Racing
# Greyhound Racing

Irish Greyhound Board opens phone line for reporting animal cruelty

Jul 12th 2019, 7:15 PM 13,521 Views 80 Comments

The move comes following a damning RTÉ programme.

# greyhound - Friday 5 July, 2019

Connolly’s Red Mills withdraws greyhound sponsorship over 'shocking revelations' about industry
# Greyhound Racing
# Greyhound Racing

Connolly’s Red Mills withdraws greyhound sponsorship over 'shocking revelations' about industry

Jul 5th 2019, 7:32 PM 27,887 Views 103 Comments

Barry’s Tea and FBD Insurance both withdrew their sponsorship earlier this week.

# greyhound - Friday 28 June, 2019

Irish Greyhound Board promises reforms in wake of RTÉ documentary revelations
# Greyhound Racing
# Greyhound Racing

Irish Greyhound Board promises reforms in wake of RTÉ documentary revelations

Jun 28th 2019, 7:16 PM 14,561 Views 69 Comments

The new measures come following claims that thousands of greyhounds were killed in 2017 for not being fast enough.

# greyhound - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Irish Greyhound Board 'strongly condemns actions of minority in industry'
# Rté Investigates
# Rté Investigates

Irish Greyhound Board 'strongly condemns actions of minority in industry'

Jun 27th 2019, 10:15 AM 17,346 Views 83 Comments

Minister of State Andrew Doyle said that he had “deep concerns” about the industry, and that all allegations will be examined.

# greyhound - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

100 new jobs set for Dublin as waste company announces expansion
# Greyhound
# Greyhound

100 new jobs set for Dublin as waste company announces expansion

May 22nd 2019, 1:46 PM 13,796 Views 18 Comments

It will bring the total number of employees at the company to 600.

# greyhound - Friday 28 September, 2018

Challenge over investigation into greyhound who tested positive for banned substance dismissed
# Courts
# Courts

Challenge over investigation into greyhound who tested positive for banned substance dismissed

Sep 28th 2018, 4:57 PM 15,825 Views 14 Comments

The judge said the challenge against the inquiry into findings concerning “Clonbrien Hero” was “premature”.

# greyhound - Friday 27 April, 2018

Greyhound latest bin company to start charging customers for green bins
# Charging
# Charging

Greyhound latest bin company to start charging customers for green bins

Apr 27th 2018, 1:07 PM 25,236 Views 86 Comments

The charges have been blamed on China’s decision to stop accepting and processing recycling materials.

# greyhound - Monday 28 August, 2017

Greyhound says it wants garda protection for waste collection crews in parts of Dublin
# Video Footage
# Video Footage

Greyhound says it wants garda protection for waste collection crews in parts of Dublin

Aug 28th 2017, 4:48 PM 56,143 Views 105 Comments

Greyhound Household has released video footage of Dublin residents verbally abusing staff members.

# greyhound - Sunday 4 June, 2017

It just sold a stadium for €23 million - but there are warnings the greyhound industry is 'in danger'
# Caught In The Traps
# Caught In The Traps

It just sold a stadium for €23 million - but there are warnings the greyhound industry is 'in danger'

Jun 4th 2017, 12:15 PM 23,321 Views 30 Comments

The sale of Harold’s Cross came after a 2014 government report that recommended that it be sold.

# greyhound - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Poll: Should waste companies be charging extra for heavy bins without approval?
# Weighty Issue
# Weighty Issue

Poll: Should waste companies be charging extra for heavy bins without approval?

May 21st 2017, 11:10 AM 20,744 Views 74 Comments

Greyhound this month started charging extra for bin bags over a certain weight, with Panda set to follow suit in July.

# greyhound - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Putting rubbish in the wrong wheelie bin? It'll cost you an average of €30 every time
# What A Waste
# What A Waste

Putting rubbish in the wrong wheelie bin? It'll cost you an average of €30 every time

Mar 14th 2017, 6:10 AM 33,267 Views 51 Comments

Greyhound said the reaction to the new measures has been positive.

# greyhound - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'This is our weapon' - Is the future of the protest in Ireland under threat?
# Get Up Stand Up
# Get Up Stand Up

'This is our weapon' - Is the future of the protest in Ireland under threat?

Feb 26th 2017, 12:05 AM 18,188 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of the trial of a number of Jobstown protesters, activists have urged members of the public to stand up for their right to demonstrate.

# greyhound - Thursday 26 January, 2017

'Dead animals and concrete bricks': One third of green bin collections can't be recycled
# What A Waste
# What A Waste

'Dead animals and concrete bricks': One third of green bin collections can't be recycled

Jan 26th 2017, 3:30 PM 31,239 Views 69 Comments

The rubbish ends up being disposed of in dumps.

# greyhound - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Four men arrested for greyhound theft released without charge
# Clares Rocket
# Clares Rocket

Four men arrested for greyhound theft released without charge

Dec 8th 2016, 2:04 PM 9,566 Views 17 Comments

A garda spokesperson said a file had been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# greyhound - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

'It's unreal that it happened': Four men arrested as stolen greyhound found safe and well
# Clares Rocket
# Clares Rocket

'It's unreal that it happened': Four men arrested as stolen greyhound found safe and well

Dec 7th 2016, 10:45 AM 35,274 Views 48 Comments

The dog, which has an estimated stud value of around €1 million, was stolen last Monday.

# greyhound - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Theft of €1 million racing dog 'is Shergar story of greyhound industry'
# Clares Rocket
# Clares Rocket

Theft of €1 million racing dog 'is Shergar story of greyhound industry'

Dec 6th 2016, 2:13 PM 23,171 Views 32 Comments

Clares Rocket has won more than €53,000 in prize money.

# greyhound - Monday 7 November, 2016

Bin company may stop collecting rubbish bags in Dublin for 'health and safety reasons'
# Greyhound
# Greyhound

Bin company may stop collecting rubbish bags in Dublin for 'health and safety reasons'

Nov 7th 2016, 10:05 AM 26,414 Views 62 Comments

A number of incidents involving syringes in bin bags has given waste company Greyhound pause for thought.

# greyhound - Friday 14 October, 2016

Greyhound insists there is no issue with rivals in Dublin city
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Greyhound insists there is no issue with rivals in Dublin city

Oct 14th 2016, 6:00 AM 10,307 Views 13 Comments

They say the issue is down to shopkeepers.

# greyhound - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Investigation underway after counterfeit bin bags discovered in Dublin
# Greyhound
# Greyhound

Investigation underway after counterfeit bin bags discovered in Dublin

Sep 27th 2016, 1:38 PM 22,524 Views 17 Comments

Greyhound Recycling said it was evidence of organised criminals being involved with the sale of the bags.

# greyhound - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Greyhound customers will be hit with pay-by-weight charge unless they opt out
# Bin Charges
# Bin Charges

Greyhound customers will be hit with pay-by-weight charge unless they opt out

Jun 28th 2016, 8:08 PM 29,050 Views 54 Comments

A year-long industry-wide price freeze was announced last week.

# greyhound - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Simon Coveney to bring forward proposal on bin charge issue next week
# Bin Charges
# Bin Charges

Simon Coveney to bring forward proposal on bin charge issue next week

Jun 18th 2016, 11:57 AM 22,280 Views 150 Comments

The minister says he had a “frank and productive” discussion with operators.

# greyhound - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Alan Kelly: 'I never envisaged the dramatic increase in bin charges'
# Waste Companies
# Waste Companies

Alan Kelly: 'I never envisaged the dramatic increase in bin charges'

Jun 16th 2016, 8:05 PM 45,699 Views 197 Comments

“This was always the sword of Damacles to be held over their heads.”

Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel'
# On The Up
# On The Up

Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel'

Jun 16th 2016, 12:45 PM 53,848 Views 194 Comments

The Tánaiste said legislation would be introduced if waste companies are found to be exploiting customers.

# greyhound - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Deputy Lord Mayor cleared of charges over Greyhound protest
# Peaceful Protest
# Peaceful Protest

Deputy Lord Mayor cleared of charges over Greyhound protest

Apr 7th 2016, 3:02 PM 12,100 Views 20 Comments

Perry, who is also Deputy Lord Mayor, was supporting the 78 workers involved in the dispute.

# greyhound - Friday 16 October, 2015

Deputy Lord Mayor in court today after being arrested at a protest
# Dublin
# Dublin

Deputy Lord Mayor in court today after being arrested at a protest

Oct 16th 2015, 7:06 AM 12,929 Views 0 Comments

Independent councillor Cieran Perry was arrested during the Greyhound lockout last year.

# greyhound - Monday 22 June, 2015

Ivan Yates sold the Newstalk Breakfast dog without telling anyone
# Lassie Come Home
# Lassie Come Home

Ivan Yates sold the Newstalk Breakfast dog without telling anyone

Jun 22nd 2015, 9:00 AM 33,462 Views 45 Comments

The dog was snapped up by a syndicate in England and has been doing quite well for himself.

# greyhound - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Nora Barnacle, the turtle found in a bin, has died
# Dspca
# Dspca

Nora Barnacle, the turtle found in a bin, has died

Jun 18th 2015, 10:11 AM 11,862 Views 23 Comments

Poor Nora.

# greyhound - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

This little lady was almost recycled after being thrown in the bin
# Turtle Trash
# Turtle Trash

This little lady was almost recycled after being thrown in the bin

Jun 16th 2015, 8:00 PM 19,890 Views 19 Comments

Nora Barnacle the turtle was discovered by recycling plant workers in Clondalkin.

# greyhound - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Australian greyhound trainers use live animals to be torn apart by dogs
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Australian greyhound trainers use live animals to be torn apart by dogs

Feb 17th 2015, 9:56 AM 15,244 Views 68 Comments

WARNING: The video in this piece will upset some people.

# greyhound - Monday 22 September, 2014

Greyhound workers vote to end 14-week lockout
# All Tidied Up?
# All Tidied Up?

Greyhound workers vote to end 14-week lockout

Sep 22nd 2014, 10:58 PM 13,359 Views 57 Comments

The agreement will see a number of redundancies and a wage reduction of between 15% and 20%.

# greyhound - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Greyhound dispute could be set to end after 14-week lockout

Greyhound dispute could be set to end after 14-week lockout

Sep 21st 2014, 8:00 PM 9,874 Views 16 Comments

A new deal has been agreed between representatives on both sides and now awaits a vote from workers.

# greyhound - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Greyhound told waste facility permit application invalid for 20 reasons
# FOI
# FOI

Greyhound told waste facility permit application invalid for 20 reasons

Sep 13th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,241 Views 29 Comments

The company has not yet re-applied for the permit, the council confirmed.

# greyhound - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Striking Greyhound workers face off with picket crossers as High Court hearing adjourned
# Dispute
# Dispute

Striking Greyhound workers face off with picket crossers as High Court hearing adjourned

Sep 9th 2014, 5:37 PM 19,128 Views 138 Comments

Five TDs turned up today to support the workers.

# greyhound - Monday 8 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Sep 8th 2014, 11:05 PM 21,069 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the funeral of three Charleville brothers, Cardinal Seán Brady retiring, and a new baby for Prince William and Kate Middleton.

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