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# loughlinstown - Friday 20 November, 2020

More than 20 patients test positive for Covid-19 in south Dublin hospital outbreak

The outbreak was traced back to an asymptomatic patient.

# loughlinstown - Monday 20 July, 2020

Man charged over fatal stabbing in Loughlinstown last October

Derek Reddin was stabbed in Co Dublin last year.

# loughlinstown - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Two arrested after drugs and assortment of weapons seized during search of Dublin home

Cannabis worth €20,000 and cocaine worth €10,000 were found in a vehicle at the property.

# loughlinstown - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Two men arrested over fatal stabbing in Loughlinstown released without charge

A 31-year-old man died yesterday after being stabbed.

# loughlinstown - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Man killed in overnight Dublin stabbing removed for post-mortem

Two men who were arrested remain under garda custody.

# loughlinstown - Friday 5 July, 2019

Man who 'savagely' assaulted his partner after drinking and taking cocaine jailed for 32 months

Paul Barry (37) told gardai his former long-term partner sustained her injuries in a fall in the bathroom.

# loughlinstown - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Girl left with scar after falling from climbing frame at Dublin crèche awarded €27,500

Caoilfhionn O’Donnell four years old when she was injured at the creche in south Dublin.

# loughlinstown - Friday 27 July, 2018

Your guide to Shankill and Loughlinstown: Seaside village with a ghost story attached

And clutch of Tidy Towns medals.

Here's the average price of a home in Shankill and Loughlinstown in 2018

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# loughlinstown - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

65 patients at St Columcille's Hospital to have colonoscopy results reviewed

The review is being carried out after the hospital examined a number of colonoscopies.

# loughlinstown - Monday 28 May, 2018

Gardaí investigating after man tried to 'pull woman to ground' in early morning south Dublin attack

It’s understood the incident occurred on Loughlinstown Drive.

# loughlinstown - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Minister: Hospital followed procedure in case of man who suffered heart attack after being turned away

In August, a Wicklow man suffered a heart attack hours after being refused treatment at a hospital.

# loughlinstown - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Investigations into death of elderly woman after incident at Dublin hospital

The woman died last month and both gardaí and the HSE are investigating.

# loughlinstown - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Five properties to view this weekend… under €500,000 Viewing Advised This post contains images

Five properties to view this weekend… under €500,000

Here are the 5 best properties for under €500,000 you can view this weekend.

# loughlinstown - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Man to appear in court charged with murder of Anne Shortall Ashford This post contains images

Man to appear in court charged with murder of Anne Shortall

Her remains were found in a shed in Wicklow.

# loughlinstown - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Driver, 23, killed in crash at M11 Loughlinstown

Part of the road was closed to facilitate an examination of the scene, but has reopened.

# loughlinstown - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Tánaiste to address 'the real scandal' at St Vincent's

Indepedent TD Stephen Donnelly raised concerns during Leaders’ Questions that the hospital is struggling after the closure of the emergency department at Loughlinstown.

# loughlinstown - Thursday 26 September, 2013

N11 closes briefly this morning after man threatened to jump off bridge

Gardaí say the road has now reopened.

# loughlinstown - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Column: When suicide hits the media, how do we deal with it?

A call to a Dublin radio station last week sparked debate over the public discussion of suicide, writes Derek Chambers. We should look at changing the conversation.

# loughlinstown - Friday 11 January, 2013

Dublin radio station hopes suicidal caller is getting 'appropriate support'

A man called Dublin radio station FM104 yesterday evening and threatened to jump off a bridge at Loughlinstown.

# loughlinstown - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Suicidal man calls Dublin radio station

Identifying himself as Jay, the man threatened to jump off a bridge at Loughlinstown.

# loughlinstown - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Independent TD Mattie McGrath occupying Friends First premises

McGrath and five others are occupying the Loughlinstown premises after a meeting with managers this morning.

# loughlinstown - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

2,600 Dublin homes hit by 90-minute power outage

The ESB says a cable fault in the Loughlinstown area meant just over 2,600 homes were without power this evening.

# loughlinstown - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Diversions lifted on N11 after earlier incident on bridge

Gardai diverted traffic from N11 to M50 to keep road clear after a man’s behaviour on the bridge caused concern.

# loughlinstown - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Protesters bid to save Loughlinstown emergency department

Emergency 24-hour care at the hospital is due to be suspended, in the same way as in Roscommon.

# loughlinstown - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the news of the day, plus some bits and pieces you may have missed…

Anger expressed over downgrading of Loughlinstown A&E services

The emergency department at the Dublin hospital will close at some stage this year. Last year it treated 21,000 patients.