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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Let there be light

All time
ESB map shows when over 1,300 Irish towns, villages and parishes got electricity
Ireland’s network was the first fully integrated national electricity service in the world.
Electricity restored to Dublin households affected by ESB power cut
The outage was caused by a fire at one of the network’s sub-stations.
Donaghy lifts Munster trophy in near darkness and 5 other great pics from Killarney
Kerry got the job done just in the nick of time.
Drama in the dark as Senior Open play-off halted
Bernhard Langer left it after him and will have to finish a play-off tomorrow morning.
Pictures: Six of the brightest houses in Ireland
And we mean bright.
Olympic torch set for Ireland, as officials on the brink of agreement
As part of the schedule for the torch’s current 70-day tour through Britain, an unspecified day in June has been reserved for any potential Irish journey.