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# luas - Today’s News

Is the Protocol bad or good for firms in Northern Ireland? It's both, they say
# Brexit
# Brexit

Is the Protocol bad or good for firms in Northern Ireland? It's both, they say

1 hour ago 1,315 Views 1 Comment

The EU’s suggested changes will fix some – but not all – problems with post-Brexit trade in Northern Ireland.

# luas - Yesterday’s News

Mallorca champion Jeff Winther nearly missed final round due to bathroom drama
# Incident
From The42
# Incident

Mallorca champion Jeff Winther nearly missed final round due to bathroom drama

2 hours ago 1,128 Views 0 Comments

There was Irish interest too, with Jonathan Caldwell and Cormac Sharvin competing today.

Railway Union defeat UL Bohemians to reclaim top spot
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Railway Union defeat UL Bohemians to reclaim top spot

2 hours ago 631 Views 0 Comments

Katie O’Dwyer, captain Niamh Byrne and Aoife Doyle were among the scorers.

Real Madrid beat struggling Barcelona but Sociedad stay top
# Clasico
From The42
# Clasico

Real Madrid beat struggling Barcelona but Sociedad stay top

3 hours ago 6,981 Views 0 Comments

Barca have now lost a fourth consecutive Clasico for the first time since 1965.

Bengals snap Baltimore's 5-game NFL win streak
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Bengals snap Baltimore's 5-game NFL win streak

3 hours ago 787 Views 2 Comments

Joe Burrow threw for a career-high 416 yards and three touchdowns on Sunday.

Lionel Messi muted as 10-man PSG held
# Quiet
From The42
# Quiet

Lionel Messi muted as 10-man PSG held

3 hours ago 2,560 Views 0 Comments

The meeting of French football’s biggest rivals was briefly held up on more than one occasion as objects were thrown from the stands.

Jose Mourinho sent off as Napoli's 100% start finally ends
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

Jose Mourinho sent off as Napoli's 100% start finally ends

3 hours ago 10,360 Views 0 Comments

The draw means Roma keep the record for the most wins from the start of a Serie A season.

Lewis Hamilton suffers title blow as Max Verstappen holds on for US victory
# Mixed Fortunes
From The42
# Mixed Fortunes

Lewis Hamilton suffers title blow as Max Verstappen holds on for US victory

3 hours ago 3,436 Views 4 Comments

The Dutch driver held off the reigning world champion to claim his eighth win of the campaign.

Quiz: How much do you know about Ireland and climate change?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about Ireland and climate change?

3 hours ago 11,266 Views 10 Comments

Test yourself.

Gary Neville tips Man United to stand by Solskjaer
# PREDICTION
From The42
# PREDICTION

Gary Neville tips Man United to stand by Solskjaer

4 hours ago 5,058 Views 4 Comments

Graeme Souness, meanwhile, called it ‘a sad, sad day’ for the Red Devils.

# luas - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Delay on Luas line as gardaí called to deal with disruptive passenger
# Morning Commute
# Morning Commute

Delay on Luas line as gardaí called to deal with disruptive passenger

Oct 6th 2016, 7:27 AM 31,633 Views 31 Comments

The tram was stopped at Beechwood.

# luas - Monday 3 October, 2016

The bottom of Dawson Street is now closed to traffic for Luas works
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

The bottom of Dawson Street is now closed to traffic for Luas works

Oct 3rd 2016, 8:26 PM 15,725 Views 15 Comments

It will be closed for four weeks while works for the Luas Cross City are carried out.

# luas - Friday 30 September, 2016

First the buses, now the gardaí: Government fears 'domino effect' in public sector pay demands
# Mo Money Mo Problems
# Mo Money Mo Problems

First the buses, now the gardaí: Government fears 'domino effect' in public sector pay demands

Sep 30th 2016, 12:46 PM 11,514 Views 105 Comments

Minister Donohoe reiterated that any public sector pay claims must be settled through the Lansdowne Agreement.

# luas - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Half of Dawson Street will close for four weeks to allow for Luas works
# End Of The Line
# End Of The Line

Half of Dawson Street will close for four weeks to allow for Luas works

Sep 28th 2016, 7:24 PM 18,708 Views 25 Comments

The strip of road close to Nassau Street will be closed for Luas-works from the 3 October.

# luas - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

If you have a Leap card you can now ditch your DublinBikes card
# Good News
# Good News

If you have a Leap card you can now ditch your DublinBikes card

Sep 20th 2016, 10:29 AM 27,953 Views 21 Comments

The initiative won’t allow people to pay for their DublinBikes trips from their Leap Card account, but will allow them to use the same card for the bikeshare as for the bus, Luas or Dart.

# luas - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin
# Weekend Warning
# Weekend Warning

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin

Jul 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 22,542 Views 14 Comments

The quays will be closed as the latest major phase of Luas works takes place.

# luas - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Labour Court recommends Dublin Bus workers get a lot less than 30% pay claim
# Recommendation
# Recommendation

Labour Court recommends Dublin Bus workers get a lot less than 30% pay claim

Jul 20th 2016, 11:08 AM 22,815 Views 113 Comments

That could mean more bus strikes.

# luas - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

15-year-old boy facing additional jail time for throwing paint at fellow teenager on Luas
# Courts
# Courts

15-year-old boy facing additional jail time for throwing paint at fellow teenager on Luas

Jul 12th 2016, 3:22 PM 16,714 Views 0 Comments

The boy had viciously assaulted his victim one month prior to the Luas incident the court heard today.

# luas - Friday 8 July, 2016

Two year suspended sentence for woman who robbed and attacked woman on the Luas
# Luas
# Luas

Two year suspended sentence for woman who robbed and attacked woman on the Luas

Jul 8th 2016, 8:37 PM 23,247 Views 79 Comments

The 42-year-old woman spat at the victim before stealing her bag with her partner.

# luas - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Dublin City Council backs call for new Luas trams to be automated
# Strike
# Strike

Dublin City Council backs call for new Luas trams to be automated

Jun 29th 2016, 4:00 PM 26,868 Views 123 Comments

The councillor behind the motion said it doesn’t mean drivers will be fired.

Teen wins €2,500 damages from Luas operator after driver insinuated she was a pickpocket
# Defamation
# Defamation

Teen wins €2,500 damages from Luas operator after driver insinuated she was a pickpocket

Jun 29th 2016, 6:15 AM 35,322 Views 39 Comments

17-year-old Rebecca Conroy had sought €38,000 in defamation damages.

# luas - Monday 27 June, 2016

Dublin Bus workers are looking for a 30% pay rise in line with Luas staff
# Labour Court
# Labour Court

Dublin Bus workers are looking for a 30% pay rise in line with Luas staff

Jun 27th 2016, 12:07 PM 19,571 Views 108 Comments

The NBRU said that drivers have not ruled out industrial action in pursuit of their claim.

# luas - Thursday 23 June, 2016

More and more people are using the train and Luas
# Tag On
# Tag On

More and more people are using the train and Luas

Jun 23rd 2016, 3:19 PM 11,765 Views 37 Comments

Iarnród Éireann and the Luas brought in over €200 million from passenger revenue in 2015.

# luas - Thursday 16 June, 2016

6 of the best Dublin pubs with beer gardens to watch the match in
# Sponsored By Luas Cross City
# Sponsored By Luas Cross City

6 of the best Dublin pubs with beer gardens to watch the match in

Jun 16th 2016, 3:30 PM 23,187 Views 21 Comments

#COYBIG

# luas - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Going somewhere nice for the Bank Holiday? Check your travel plans
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Going somewhere nice for the Bank Holiday? Check your travel plans

Jun 4th 2016, 6:30 AM 8,251 Views 6 Comments

Transport providers have issued a number of travel warnings as we head into the June Bank Holiday weekend.

# luas - Friday 3 June, 2016

The Luas drivers have voted to accept the Labour Court pay recommendations
# At Last
# At Last

The Luas drivers have voted to accept the Labour Court pay recommendations

Jun 3rd 2016, 5:45 PM 64,691 Views 300 Comments

The news comes after four months of industrial action

# luas - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Michael O'Leary on Luas drivers - "I'd sack the lot of them"
# Not Holding Back
# Not Holding Back

Michael O'Leary on Luas drivers - "I'd sack the lot of them"

Jun 2nd 2016, 10:59 PM 43,754 Views 156 Comments

The Ryanair CEO wasn’t mincing his words today.

# luas - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Two Luas strikes planned for this week have been called off
# Possible Breakthrough
# Possible Breakthrough

Two Luas strikes planned for this week have been called off

May 31st 2016, 7:21 AM 9,725 Views 94 Comments

Stoppages had been planned on Thursday and Friday of this week.

# luas - Monday 30 May, 2016

The Labour Court has recommended an 18.3% pay increase for Luas drivers
# Pay Hike
# Pay Hike

The Labour Court has recommended an 18.3% pay increase for Luas drivers

May 30th 2016, 10:01 PM 37,380 Views 150 Comments

Union Siptu now says that it will put the recommended increase to its members.

# luas - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts

May 29th 2016, 8:00 AM 15,433 Views 75 Comments

2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.

# luas - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Luas strikes planned for tomorrow and Friday have been called off
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Luas strikes planned for tomorrow and Friday have been called off

May 25th 2016, 11:44 AM 21,058 Views 116 Comments

Good news for commuters, students – and fans of Bruce Springsteen.

# luas - Saturday 21 May, 2016

A load of Luas stops will be out of commission for two months from tonight
# Red Line
# Red Line

A load of Luas stops will be out of commission for two months from tonight

May 21st 2016, 7:45 AM 21,111 Views 35 Comments

Fear not – a replacement bus service will be in place near the Red Line stops that are to close.

"We're looking for a fair slice of the company we've helped build"
# At A Crossroads
# At A Crossroads

"We're looking for a fair slice of the company we've helped build"

May 21st 2016, 7:00 AM 56,977 Views 370 Comments

Luas drivers speak about their long-running dispute.

# luas - Friday 20 May, 2016

Annoyed at the ongoing Luas strikes? Apply for a refund
# Every Little Counts
# Every Little Counts

Annoyed at the ongoing Luas strikes? Apply for a refund

May 20th 2016, 6:00 AM 24,976 Views 196 Comments

Today marks the 12th day of strikes in the ongoing dispute.

# luas - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

How did it come to this?: The many twists of the never-ending Luas strike
# Pay And Conditions
# Pay And Conditions

How did it come to this?: The many twists of the never-ending Luas strike

May 17th 2016, 9:39 AM 32,711 Views 170 Comments

The ongoing Luas dispute continues to cause headaches for commuters, with more strikes planned.

# luas - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Shane Ross says he won't use the state's chequebook to solve Luas dispute
# Not My Place
# Not My Place

Shane Ross says he won't use the state's chequebook to solve Luas dispute

May 14th 2016, 12:48 PM 23,302 Views 87 Comments

The new transport minister also said he’s ‘not particularly proud’ of his Fine Gael past.

# luas - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Don't forget - there's another Luas strike tomorrow
# No End In Sight
# No End In Sight

Don't forget - there's another Luas strike tomorrow

May 12th 2016, 10:50 PM 28,978 Views 180 Comments

The company has also written to staff urging them to reconsider their industrial action.

# luas - Monday 9 May, 2016

Two-car crash on Luas red line causes rush hour delays in Dublin
# Naas Road
# Naas Road

Two-car crash on Luas red line causes rush hour delays in Dublin

May 9th 2016, 8:02 PM 33,056 Views 17 Comments

A number of people were hospitalised after the collision.

# luas - Friday 6 May, 2016

Driving in Dublin city this weekend? There are some major route changes
# Crosstown Traffic
# Crosstown Traffic

Driving in Dublin city this weekend? There are some major route changes

May 6th 2016, 8:13 PM 30,468 Views 10 Comments

There are changes in the north and south city centre – this weekend and next.

# luas - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

The Luas will be off tomorrow - and there are four more strikes planned this month
# Summer Of Discontent
# Summer Of Discontent

The Luas will be off tomorrow - and there are four more strikes planned this month

May 3rd 2016, 3:42 PM 26,958 Views 109 Comments

There’s no sign of an end to the long-running dispute between drivers and Luas operator Transdev.

# luas - Sunday 1 May, 2016

"There's no truth in it whatsoever" - Siptu says Luas drivers are NOT asking for old pay deal
# Response
# Response

"There's no truth in it whatsoever" - Siptu says Luas drivers are NOT asking for old pay deal

May 1st 2016, 5:08 PM 24,299 Views 194 Comments

The Sunday Times reported today that Luas workers were looking for Transdev to re-table the deal agreed upon at the Workplace Relations Commission last month.

# luas - Friday 29 April, 2016

Dispute escalates: Luas drivers have pay cut by 10% from today
# Docked
# Docked

Dispute escalates: Luas drivers have pay cut by 10% from today

Apr 29th 2016, 2:53 PM 25,067 Views 111 Comments

Transdev said the reduction reflects the “additional operational and payroll costs” involved in dealing with drivers’ work-to-rule action.

Green line Luas trams can't get out of their depot this morning...
# Strike Hangover
# Strike Hangover

Green line Luas trams can't get out of their depot this morning...

Apr 29th 2016, 7:11 AM 33,197 Views 86 Comments

Once more those in the south of the city will have to find alternative modes of transportation today.

# luas - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Luas user? Remember that drivers are striking again today
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Luas user? Remember that drivers are striking again today

Apr 28th 2016, 7:23 AM 13,955 Views 162 Comments

Siptu members at the company are taking action for better pay and conditions.

# luas - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

If you get the Luas, you need alternative plans tomorrow
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

If you get the Luas, you need alternative plans tomorrow

Apr 27th 2016, 8:27 PM 24,224 Views 72 Comments

Transdev this week walked out of talks in which drivers asked for a 26.5% pay increase.

# luas - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Transdev says it will start docking Luas drivers' pay during strikes
# Pay Cut
# Pay Cut

Transdev says it will start docking Luas drivers' pay during strikes

Apr 26th 2016, 10:32 PM 27,213 Views 114 Comments

Pay will be docked as much as 10% strikes continue.

# luas - Monday 25 April, 2016

Luas talks break down after company rejects 26.5% pay claim
# Agreement
# Agreement

Luas talks break down after company rejects 26.5% pay claim

Apr 25th 2016, 8:02 PM 35,981 Views 83 Comments

The deal will include a €750 payment at the end of this year.

# luas - Friday 22 April, 2016

It looks like we might have a breakthrough in the Luas dispute
# Luas Dispute
# Luas Dispute

It looks like we might have a breakthrough in the Luas dispute

Apr 22nd 2016, 1:47 PM 18,635 Views 56 Comments

The non-driver grade are being balloted on a new proposal this weekend.