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# park - Monday 8 November, 2021

Woman (50s) robbed and assaulted while walking her dog in Cork park
# Fermoy
# Fermoy

Woman (50s) robbed and assaulted while walking her dog in Cork park

Nov 8th 2021, 5:15 PM 41,910 Views 11 Comments

The incident happened yesterday at around 6.40pm.

# park - Monday 22 June, 2020

'A wanton act of vandalism': Gardaí investigate fire at popular tree sculpture in Dublin
# Tree Of Life
# Tree Of Life

'A wanton act of vandalism': Gardaí investigate fire at popular tree sculpture in Dublin

Jun 22nd 2020, 3:16 PM 64,045 Views 70 Comments

Dublin City Council has said that an accelerant was used in the fire, with the damage clearly visible today.

# park - Friday 4 January, 2019

Reprieve for Carlow village as park reopens following forced pre-Christmas closure
# Tinryland
# Tinryland

Reprieve for Carlow village as park reopens following forced pre-Christmas closure

Jan 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,939 Views 11 Comments

An insurance hike has not meant the permanent closure of the amenity in the village of Tinryland.

# park - Sunday 26 August, 2018

'Steady flow' arriving in Phoenix Park after a very, very wet start to the day
# Cross-town Traffic
# Cross-town Traffic

'Steady flow' arriving in Phoenix Park after a very, very wet start to the day

Aug 26th 2018, 12:48 PM 24,829 Views 65 Comments

It was VERY wet. Even so, some pilgrims were here securing the best spots by 9.30.

# park - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Youth arrested over discovery of man's body in Dublin park
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Youth arrested over discovery of man's body in Dublin park

Updated Jun 24th 2018, 10:35 AM 40,395 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

# park - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Gardaí believe man found in Dublin park met 'violent death'
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Gardaí believe man found in Dublin park met 'violent death'

Updated Jun 23rd 2018, 7:14 PM 50,556 Views 30 Comments

The body of the man, who was aged in his 20s, was discovered shortly after 6.30am.

# park - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning
# Park Run
# Park Run

Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning

Apr 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,232 Views 7 Comments

There are 75 parkruns and 13 junior parkruns across the country.

# park - Friday 6 April, 2018

Disgraced former South Korea president jailed for 24 years for corruption
# Jailed
# Jailed

Disgraced former South Korea president jailed for 24 years for corruption

Apr 6th 2018, 12:47 PM 14,159 Views 24 Comments

The trial lasted more than 10 months and highlighted shady links between big business and politics in South Korea.

# park - Sunday 4 March, 2018

How a willow garden is helping these women 'reclaim' their local park
# Dublin
# Dublin

How a willow garden is helping these women 'reclaim' their local park

Mar 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 15,363 Views 9 Comments

Fairview Park has been the scene of antisocial behaviour in recent years.

# park - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'It's been jammers': Dublin just got its first new public park in 8 years
# Weaver Park
# Weaver Park

'It's been jammers': Dublin just got its first new public park in 8 years

Oct 3rd 2017, 6:40 AM 59,433 Views 17 Comments

“There’s a relationship between green space and mental health of those living around it,” one campaigner said.

# park - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'Today is for celebration': Council goes back on plans to cut down 109-year-old Fairview trees
# Save Our Trees
# Save Our Trees

'Today is for celebration': Council goes back on plans to cut down 109-year-old Fairview trees

Aug 29th 2017, 8:22 PM 22,745 Views 30 Comments

Plans to cut down the trees were met with strong resistance from local residents when announced earlier this year.

# park - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Residents taking shelter in community centre as homes evacuated after 'suspicious object' found in Derry park
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

Residents taking shelter in community centre as homes evacuated after 'suspicious object' found in Derry park

Jan 28th 2017, 4:18 PM 11,936 Views 8 Comments

Police are currently at the scene.

# park - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Sydney park destroyed as thousands of Pokémon Go players descend
# Pokemon Oh No
# Pokemon Oh No

Sydney park destroyed as thousands of Pokémon Go players descend

Aug 2nd 2016, 8:48 AM 41,013 Views 60 Comments

The park was removed from the game after local residents complained.

# park - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Body of man (50s) found in north Dublin park
# ST ANNES PARK
# ST ANNES PARK

Body of man (50s) found in north Dublin park

Jun 4th 2016, 11:27 AM 24,741 Views 4 Comments

The body was discovered close to the James Larkin Road on the east side of the park.

# park - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Locals who objected to housing scheme given cash back after developer screw-up
# ST ANNES PARK
# ST ANNES PARK

Locals who objected to housing scheme given cash back after developer screw-up

Dec 5th 2015, 7:30 AM 27,265 Views 25 Comments

The plan to build 381 homes at a site adjacent to St Anne’s Park fell at the first hurdle after the developer used the wrong name.

# park - Friday 23 October, 2015

In a south Dublin park, three men and a dog bed down for the night
# Homeless Crisis
# Homeless Crisis

In a south Dublin park, three men and a dog bed down for the night

Oct 23rd 2015, 6:00 PM 36,705 Views 39 Comments

Frustrated with the city’s homeless services, the three walk the tracks each night to make camp in the suburbs.

# park - Monday 7 September, 2015

Child's head found in park after discovery of other dismembered body parts
# Chicago
# Chicago

Child's head found in park after discovery of other dismembered body parts

Sep 7th 2015, 7:41 PM 34,202 Views 45 Comments

The feet and hand of a toddler were discovered on Saturday.

# park - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Police find toddler's feet and hand floating in Chicago park
# Garfield Park
# Garfield Park

Police find toddler's feet and hand floating in Chicago park

Sep 6th 2015, 5:31 PM 29,643 Views 18 Comments

Police are continuing to search the park.

# park - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Woman allegedly assaulted in Dublin park
# Ranelagh
# Ranelagh

Woman allegedly assaulted in Dublin park

Aug 2nd 2015, 12:24 PM 35,039 Views 22 Comments

No arrests have yet been made.

# park - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Well, this is the most unusual fish in Ireland...
# Park Life
# Park Life

Well, this is the most unusual fish in Ireland...

Jul 4th 2015, 8:30 AM 21,094 Views 25 Comments

What do you think of it?

# park - Monday 18 May, 2015

Council plans to build houses on recreational area - and some locals are not happy
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Council plans to build houses on recreational area - and some locals are not happy

May 18th 2015, 6:15 AM 22,140 Views 30 Comments

Lett’s Field is a green area – but not an official playground – in Clondalkin.

# park - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Two bags of bombs were left near army base in residential area
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

Two bags of bombs were left near army base in residential area

May 5th 2015, 1:59 PM 10,741 Views 7 Comments

The bags were left by a fence and were set to explode at 11.35pm last night.

# park - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Car 'driving erratically' before 2-year-old killed in Phoenix Park hit and run
# Road Death
# Road Death

Car 'driving erratically' before 2-year-old killed in Phoenix Park hit and run

Apr 7th 2015, 10:49 PM 85,627 Views 96 Comments

A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

# park - Monday 17 November, 2014

Attacker tried to strangle sex assault victim with belt
# Carpenterstown
# Carpenterstown

Attacker tried to strangle sex assault victim with belt

Nov 17th 2014, 9:40 AM 15,112 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí are renewing their appeal for information on tonight’s Crimecall.

# park - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Fingal County Council considering installing lights in park where woman was assaulted
# Safety
# Safety

Fingal County Council considering installing lights in park where woman was assaulted

Oct 23rd 2014, 3:42 PM 10,200 Views 19 Comments

“All councillors are in unison of the importance that the green gets used by families and individuals.”

# park - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Are those pesky seagulls edging out the ducks in Stephen's Green? No, say the experts...
# Parks And Reproductions
# Parks And Reproductions

Are those pesky seagulls edging out the ducks in Stephen's Green? No, say the experts...

Aug 3rd 2014, 9:15 AM 8,209 Views 20 Comments

People have noticed a drop in the number of ducks in the park recently — but apparently it’s nothing to do with seagulls “losing the run of themselves” again…

# park - Friday 30 May, 2014

Fota's Tiger Forest hopes to attract thousands with new €6m development
# Wildlife Park
From The Daily Edge
# Wildlife Park

Fota's Tiger Forest hopes to attract thousands with new €6m development

May 30th 2014, 10:05 AM 11,077 Views 13 Comments

The first part of the Wildlife Park’s new Asian Sanctuary will open to the publc

# park - Friday 18 April, 2014

Off-duty paramedics perform CPR as runner collapses at race finish line
# Phoenix Park
# Phoenix Park

Off-duty paramedics perform CPR as runner collapses at race finish line

Apr 18th 2014, 7:31 PM 41,702 Views 26 Comments

The man has been taken to St James’s Hospital following today’s incident at the Phoenix Park and is believed to be making a good recovery.

Red deer from Kerry could be introduced to the Phoenix Park
# That's Two Deer
# That's Two Deer

Red deer from Kerry could be introduced to the Phoenix Park

Apr 18th 2014, 3:06 PM 11,672 Views 24 Comments

Minister Jimmy Deenihan’s hoping they’d get along with the Dublin deer, and says his officials are looking into the suggestion.

# park - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

New park planned for Dublin
# Fun Times Ahead
# Fun Times Ahead

New park planned for Dublin

Mar 18th 2014, 11:17 AM 29,276 Views 39 Comments

This will be the first park developed by Dublin city council.

# park - Friday 14 March, 2014

The Irish guy in THAT TMZ video is getting dogs' abuse on Twitter
# Ouch
From The Daily Edge
# Ouch

The Irish guy in THAT TMZ video is getting dogs' abuse on Twitter

Mar 14th 2014, 9:18 AM 12,298 Views 4 Comments

Owee.

# park - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Police return to Kevin Kearney crime scene with actor resembling the victim
# Appeal
# Appeal

Police return to Kevin Kearney crime scene with actor resembling the victim

Oct 15th 2013, 12:59 PM 2,891 Views 0 Comments

An actor resembling Mr Kearney walked with dogs from Dunmore Avenue to Alexandra Park where a mobile police station was set up.

# park - Monday 14 October, 2013

45-year-old man arrested in connection with Kevin Kearney murder
# Belfast
# Belfast

45-year-old man arrested in connection with Kevin Kearney murder

Oct 14th 2013, 5:30 PM 4,875 Views 2 Comments

The father of four was shot dead last week after dropping his daughter off at school.

# park - Thursday 5 September, 2013

There's such a thing as the European Parking Convention and it's coming to Dublin
# Parking
# Parking

There's such a thing as the European Parking Convention and it's coming to Dublin

Sep 5th 2013, 7:09 PM 8,791 Views 32 Comments

The congress takes place next week and will discuss all matters parking, from on-street parking to innovative parking solutions.

# park - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

UPDATED: Golden eagle ‘snatches playing toddler’… but it's a fake
# Whoa
# Whoa

UPDATED: Golden eagle ‘snatches playing toddler’… but it's a fake

Dec 19th 2012, 9:43 AM 27,545 Views 61 Comments

Either way, it’s terrifying.

# park - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Explainer: How do you turn a landfill into a park?
# Landfill
# Landfill

Explainer: How do you turn a landfill into a park?

Sep 9th 2012, 8:00 AM 14,927 Views 24 Comments

Waterford has one, and Cork will have one soon: A former landfill that is now a huge park. But how do you turn a huge mound of rubbish into a green space?

# park - Monday 28 November, 2011

Protesters defy deadline at Occupy LA
# Occupy
# Occupy

Protesters defy deadline at Occupy LA

Nov 28th 2011, 11:42 AM 728 Views 1 Comment

The protesters have so far defied an order from the city’s mayor to move on from outside the City Hall, where they have been camped for the past two months.

# park - Friday 23 September, 2011

In pictures: Derelict Anglo HQ could become 'vertical park'
# Trees On The Quays
# Trees On The Quays

In pictures: Derelict Anglo HQ could become 'vertical park'

Sep 23rd 2011, 1:06 PM 3,790 Views 22 Comments

The abandoned construction site would be filled with trees and walkways to become a ‘national asset’ under a new plan.

# park - Monday 2 August, 2010

Rooney to line out at the Aviva
# Man Utd
From The42
# Man Utd

Rooney to line out at the Aviva

Aug 2nd 2010, 2:47 PM 133 Views 0 Comments

His first United match since the world cup