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# repairs - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Repairs to Dublin water mains may cause supply disruption this weekend

Homes and businesses may be impacted by reduced pressure and water outages.

# repairs - Saturday 27 January, 2018

A bureaucratic mix-up is delaying much-needed repairs to a Connemara road

Flooding in the past week has made the road’s conditions significantly worse, and locals are calling for lights to be installed.

# repairs - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Tipperary man fined for carrying out gas repairs without qualifications

The number of prosecutions taken by the CER has continued to rise annually since 2011.

# repairs - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Russborough House is getting thousands in public funding for the first time in years

In recent years the popular tourist attraction, constructed in the mid 1700s and located close to the Blessington Lakes, has faced funding difficulties.

# repairs - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Living in north Dublin? These areas will have the water supply disrupted for the day

Dublin City Council has advised residents in north Dublin that repair works will be carried out today on a main line by Irish Water.

# repairs - Monday 26 October, 2015

Big Ben is in a bad way...

The iconic tower clock in Westminster, London needs about €55 million in repairs to prevent ‘its hands from falling off’.

# repairs - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Dublin’s doll hospital and teddy bear clinic closes today

Melissa and Chris Nolan have been repairing dolls and teddies for over 30 years.

# repairs - Monday 22 December, 2014

Irish Water isn't fixing more leaks - or spending more on infrastructure

That’s compared with local authorities over the past 10 years. However, Irish Water says, “It’s not just about fixing leaks – it’s about reducing the amount of water that is lost.”

# repairs - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Clare storm repairs 'on hold' because of funding confusion

A senior engineer with Clare Co Council told that the council is still waiting for clarification on project proposals from the OPW.

# repairs - Monday 23 June, 2014

Irish Water denies that 600,000 people are without emergency repair coverage

County Galway, Laois, South Tipperary, Leitrim, Westmeath and Wicklow are all without 24-hour coverage, but can be covered in emergencies, the company says.

# repairs - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Repairs expert on way after passengers spend two nights on broken-down ferry

A fault with the ferry’s radar led to the issue – some passengers remained on board the ferry.

# repairs - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Computer failure on International Space Station may require spacewalk to fix

However, the six-man crew is not currently in danger, officials have said.

# repairs - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Piers and harbours around the country are getting a facelift with €23m funding

More than 115 piers, harbours and slipways damaged during the recent storms are getting funding for repair work.

# repairs - Friday 28 February, 2014

Storm funding: Who gets what for New Year devastation

Damage repair monies announced by Phil Hogan – but funding for new coastal protection works still being considered.

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare

The council had earlier submitted a report to Government saying it needed €36.8m for repairs after recent bad weather.

# repairs - Friday 14 February, 2014

Repair work on flooded Limerick homes 'nearing completion'

The council say that the majority of displaced residents have already returned home.

# repairs - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

# repairs - Monday 6 February, 2012

Broken boiler or wasp’s nest? The AA can now come to your rescue

It is best known for dealing with broken down cars, and now the AA has launched a subscription-based service for home-based emergencies like leaks and broken boilers.