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# greyhound - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Greyhound wins €2m bin contract with Dublin City Council

The rubbish collection company is ‘saving Dublin City Council €12m a year’, it said.

# greyhound - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Avonmore, Aer Lingus and Eircom breached advertising codes

The watchdog has found against a number of companies, according to its latest Complaints Bulletin.

# greyhound - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: So just how hungry is this dog? Jumping Jack Flash This post contains videos

VIDEO: So just how hungry is this dog?

We’re tired just looking at him.

# greyhound - Friday 7 December, 2012

Poll: Should householders be charged for recycling bags? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should householders be charged for recycling bags?

Greyhound previously gave Dubliners free bags to put their recycling in – but no more. What do you think?

# greyhound - Thursday 6 December, 2012

The Evening with added dogs who can drive

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Greyhound customers to be charged for recycling from tomorrow

Greyhound customers received a letter today informing them of the charge for recycling bags which will kick in on Friday.

# greyhound - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Increase in Dublin bin charges set to kick in from today

The waste collection companies say that the price rise is to cover the cost of the Government landfill levy.

# greyhound - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Greyhound plan to increase bin charges in Dublin a 'farce'

The waste collection company said it will be increasing prices in Dublin from next week.

# greyhound - Friday 25 May, 2012

Man who beheaded Canadian bus passenger believed victim was an alien

A man found responsible for brutally attacking and killing a fellow bus passenger in Canada four years ago has revealed in an interview that he believed he was conducting god’s work.

# greyhound - Friday 13 April, 2012

Coveney expresses concern at discovery of Limerick greyhound grave

The agriculture minister says “every effort is being made” to establish the owners of the dogs dumped in a quarry.

# greyhound - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Bord na gCon 'has identified greyhounds found in Limerick grave'

The greyhound racing authority says it has been able to identify some of the dogs based on their unique tattoo markings.

# greyhound - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Mass grave for racing greyhounds discovered in Limerick

The mass grave contained the unburied bodies of former racing greyhounds in various stages of decomposition.

# greyhound - Friday 9 March, 2012

12 random items that convulsed Irish politics this past year One Year In This post contains images

12 random items that convulsed Irish politics this past year

Septic tanks, dry-cleaning receipts and Michael D’s knees – just some of the strange things we never thought we’d obsess about in a political context… but we do now.

# greyhound - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

Greyhound tells government: subsidise us for collecting Dublin bins

The waste collection company has said it will start charging people who can’t afford to pay for the service unless the government covers the €2.8 million cost.

# greyhound - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Bin changeover a 'shambles' - Dublin Lord Mayor

Andrew Montague said that there had not been enough time given to the changeover.

# greyhound - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Your evening round-up of the day’s news…

Greyhound warns 18,000 customers that bins will not be collected

Fine Gael and Sinn Féin have criticised the company for resorting to “bully tactics”.

# greyhound - Monday 23 January, 2012

Emergency meeting over Dublin city bins 'disaster'

Dublin City councillors are angry with the city managers over how the bin collection service was privatised, saying residents are confused over what’s happening.

# greyhound - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Councillor criticises 'disruption and confusion' of Dublin bin changeover

Sinn Féin Cllr Mícheál Mac Donncha said the council had failed to negotiate the handover properly with private operators Greyhound.

# greyhound - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Passengers stranded on Greyhound bus for 8 hours

A bus driver abandoned her vehicle for eight hours, leaving 45 passengers stranded at a petrol station in Missouri.

# greyhound - Friday 18 March, 2011

Demonstrators picket Irish embassies over greyhound exports

The American-European Greyhound Alliance says surplus Irish greyhounds are mistreated and eaten after export to China.