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#Rush Hour

# rush-hour - Monday 8 June, 2020

No return to rush-hour as Dublin's streets remain quiet on the first morning of Phase Two
# Day One
# Day One

No return to rush-hour as Dublin's streets remain quiet on the first morning of Phase Two

Jun 8th 2020, 11:16 AM 24,583 Views 28 Comments

Buses and train stations remained largely quiet this morning.

# rush-hour - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Traffic moving again on M50 but huge delays following farmers' protest during evening rush hour
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Traffic moving again on M50 but huge delays following farmers' protest during evening rush hour

Updated Jan 16th 2020, 7:05 PM 40,647 Views 134 Comments

It comes after the protesting farmers moved from the city centre to Dublin Port earlier this afternoon.

# rush-hour - Monday 14 October, 2019

26 longer Luas trams to be introduced on Green Line
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

26 longer Luas trams to be introduced on Green Line

Oct 14th 2019, 6:15 PM 22,798 Views 41 Comments

The first of the trams, which will increase passenger capacity from 319 to 408, was officially unveiled today.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Dublin star Archer named U20 footballer of the year after prolific championship
# Rush Hour
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# Rush Hour

Dublin star Archer named U20 footballer of the year after prolific championship

Aug 13th 2019, 11:38 AM 7,152 Views 14 Comments

Cork boss Keith Ricken was named manager of the year after his side claimed All-Ireland glory.

# rush-hour - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Delays expected after part of M1-M50 slip road closed due to HGV breakdown
# Rush Hour Traffic
# Rush Hour Traffic

Delays expected after part of M1-M50 slip road closed due to HGV breakdown

Jun 13th 2019, 7:07 AM 17,549 Views 3 Comments

Delays have built back to Dublin Airport.

# rush-hour - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Nine people killed after runaway truck crashes into cars in Mexico
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Nine people killed after runaway truck crashes into cars in Mexico

Nov 8th 2018, 7:54 AM 9,954 Views 5 Comments

The truck’s impact triggered a huge pile-up involving a dozen or so cars.

# rush-hour - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Heavy traffic on M50 after collision at J11 Tallaght
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Heavy traffic on M50 after collision at J11 Tallaght

Oct 25th 2018, 8:27 AM 24,196 Views 24 Comments

A Dublin Fire Brigade crew extinguished a car fire.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

More than half of all Dublin commuters now use public transport to get to work
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

More than half of all Dublin commuters now use public transport to get to work

May 22nd 2018, 5:16 PM 12,837 Views 59 Comments

The number of people travelling by car has fallen below 30% for the first time.

# rush-hour - Monday 16 April, 2018

Taxis banned from College Green during weekday mornings
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Taxis banned from College Green during weekday mornings

Apr 16th 2018, 8:29 PM 24,040 Views 45 Comments

Around 150 taxis per hour move southbound through College Green during the morning peak, according to the NTA.

# rush-hour - Monday 26 February, 2018

'Possible increased fares': Taxis won't be allowed to use some College Green roads during rush hour
# No Cars Go
# No Cars Go

'Possible increased fares': Taxis won't be allowed to use some College Green roads during rush hour

Feb 26th 2018, 5:42 PM 14,079 Views 82 Comments

A taxi driver association said that this move would increase fares as drivers will have to take longer routes.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

M8 motorway reopens in one direction after being closed earlier
# Cahir
# Cahir

M8 motorway reopens in one direction after being closed earlier

Feb 13th 2018, 9:46 AM 37,712 Views 17 Comments

Earlier incidents happened on the M8 in Tipperary on a hazardous morning on Irish roads.

# rush-hour - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre

Jan 25th 2018, 6:10 PM 50,264 Views 89 Comments

This morning, commuters reported that “dozens” of buses were backed up along Dame Street.

# rush-hour - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Passengers vent as Luas signalling issue causes delays on morning commute
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Passengers vent as Luas signalling issue causes delays on morning commute

Jan 24th 2018, 9:51 AM 20,581 Views 25 Comments

Trams are not running between Belgard and Saggart.

# rush-hour - Monday 15 January, 2018

M50 traffic eases after rush hour crash this morning
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

M50 traffic eases after rush hour crash this morning

Jan 15th 2018, 10:25 AM 41,502 Views 46 Comments

Commuters were caught in hour-long tailbacks.

# rush-hour - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Heavy fog expected in most areas this evening as Orange Alert warning in place
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Heavy fog expected in most areas this evening as Orange Alert warning in place

Jan 11th 2018, 5:25 PM 29,984 Views 33 Comments

Inland areas are worst affected. The warning will remain in effect until 2am.

# rush-hour - Friday 5 January, 2018

Delays of up to 120 minutes on rail services after tragic incident, mechanical fault and trespassers
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Delays of up to 120 minutes on rail services after tragic incident, mechanical fault and trespassers

Jan 5th 2018, 5:01 PM 62,725 Views 30 Comments

The series of incidents throughout the day have resulted in significant knock-on delays for Friday evening commuters.

# rush-hour - Friday 20 October, 2017

Trains between Pearse and Grand Canal delayed after bridge struck
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Trains between Pearse and Grand Canal delayed after bridge struck

Oct 20th 2017, 6:12 PM 19,904 Views 14 Comments

It’s not yet known when normal Dart and train services will resume.

# rush-hour - Friday 8 September, 2017

Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street

Sep 8th 2017, 6:45 PM 13,670 Views 20 Comments

Services between Connolly Station and Tara Street were suspended earlier.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Traffic on M50 easing after southbound incidents cleared
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Traffic on M50 easing after southbound incidents cleared

Aug 29th 2017, 9:35 AM 23,073 Views 40 Comments

Traffic was heavy all the way back to Ballymun after a crash and breakdown near the Lucan exit.

# rush-hour - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Tractor ploughing through level crossing in Kildare causes major delays for commuters
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Tractor ploughing through level crossing in Kildare causes major delays for commuters

Jun 22nd 2017, 9:10 PM 46,546 Views 52 Comments

There was massive disruption to services between Sligo and Maynooth this evening.

# rush-hour - Friday 31 March, 2017

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos
Live Mar 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos

# rush-hour - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Two men arrested after three violent robberies in Dublin city centre this morning
# Abbey Street Lower
# Abbey Street Lower

Two men arrested after three violent robberies in Dublin city centre this morning

Jan 18th 2017, 4:44 PM 27,599 Views 46 Comments

Two men were arrested as they were attacking a woman.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

'People see me and they just ignore me': Is priority seating being used properly?
# Train Of Thought
# Train Of Thought

'People see me and they just ignore me': Is priority seating being used properly?

Nov 15th 2016, 6:05 AM 32,596 Views 77 Comments

Requests have been made to ensure priority seating is more clearly marked, and for Iarnród Éireann to consider ‘Baby on Board’ badges for expectant mothers.

# rush-hour - Monday 14 November, 2016

Trains running again on Maynooth line after man struck and killed
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Trains running again on Maynooth line after man struck and killed

Nov 14th 2016, 3:57 PM 50,731 Views 33 Comments

Services are running behind schedule.

# rush-hour - Friday 18 March, 2016

Elderly man clawed by lion during rush hour in Kenyan capital
# Nairobi
# Nairobi

Elderly man clawed by lion during rush hour in Kenyan capital

Mar 18th 2016, 1:43 PM 14,991 Views 10 Comments

It is the third time in a month that lions have caused panic as they roamed outside of Nairobi National Park.

# rush-hour - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Investigation after death of man in 40s who collapsed on Dublin street
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Investigation after death of man in 40s who collapsed on Dublin street

Feb 6th 2016, 10:27 AM 27,901 Views 8 Comments

It happened during rush hour in the IFSC last Thursday evening.

# rush-hour - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Traffic and travel: Strong winds and flooding are causing serious rush hour headaches
# Train Delays
# Train Delays

Traffic and travel: Strong winds and flooding are causing serious rush hour headaches

Dec 9th 2015, 6:02 PM 17,837 Views 7 Comments

Dart and commuter services are delayed as another spell of bad weather sweeps in.

# rush-hour - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Somehow, nobody was seriously hurt in this six-car accident on the M50
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Somehow, nobody was seriously hurt in this six-car accident on the M50

Sep 9th 2015, 10:01 PM 58,035 Views 21 Comments

Three people sustained minor injuries.

# rush-hour - Monday 13 July, 2015

Suspect device declared a hoax after controlled explosion
# Dublin
# Dublin

Suspect device declared a hoax after controlled explosion

Jul 13th 2015, 5:45 PM 39,361 Views 21 Comments

It was reported near the railway line in the centre of Dublin.

# rush-hour - Thursday 9 July, 2015

There are major delays to trains out of Dublin - and people aren't happy
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

There are major delays to trains out of Dublin - and people aren't happy

Jul 9th 2015, 5:39 PM 17,866 Views 8 Comments

Not the best time for a breakdown.

# rush-hour - Monday 15 June, 2015

Gang of thieves board up train station in an attempt to rob the ATM
# No Access
# No Access

Gang of thieves board up train station in an attempt to rob the ATM

Jun 15th 2015, 10:00 PM 27,370 Views 4 Comments

Rush hour passengers were greeted with a boarded up door when they arrived to get their train this morning.

# rush-hour - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

The Luas Green Line is off again this morning
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

The Luas Green Line is off again this morning

May 20th 2015, 7:34 AM 18,871 Views 27 Comments

The entire Green Line is down this morning. It’s the second major problem with the service in the last 24 hours.

# rush-hour - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Will private cars be able to use the empty bus lanes tomorrow?
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Will private cars be able to use the empty bus lanes tomorrow?

Apr 30th 2015, 6:34 PM 24,902 Views 32 Comments

If you’re planning a commute in a car tomorrow morning, it might not be any easier than normal.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

The M50 was closed after an eight-car rush hour pile-up
# M50
# M50

The M50 was closed after an eight-car rush hour pile-up

Mar 31st 2015, 7:16 PM 54,138 Views 51 Comments

It’s open now, though.

# rush-hour - Thursday 26 March, 2015

It's not your imagination - evening rush hour is getting longer
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

It's not your imagination - evening rush hour is getting longer

Mar 26th 2015, 9:30 PM 18,272 Views 17 Comments

New data reveals our habits where it comes to getting about the place.

# rush-hour - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Woman 'pushed under' Tube as coat gets stuck in door
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Woman 'pushed under' Tube as coat gets stuck in door

Mar 12th 2015, 3:07 PM 30,516 Views 15 Comments

Onlookers were horrified but the woman survived.

# rush-hour - Thursday 26 February, 2015

The Port Tunnel has reopened following a crash and two breakdowns
# Roads
# Roads

The Port Tunnel has reopened following a crash and two breakdowns

Feb 26th 2015, 2:57 PM 10,856 Views 13 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade have been deployed to the scene.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

If you're travelling home on the Luas Green Line, we've got some bad news for you...
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

If you're travelling home on the Luas Green Line, we've got some bad news for you...

Feb 3rd 2015, 5:56 PM 30,521 Views 10 Comments

Unless you’re travelling from Balally to Brides Glen.

# rush-hour - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Women-only subways are being considered in China
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Women-only subways are being considered in China

Jan 29th 2015, 10:31 AM 15,131 Views 165 Comments

It comes after pink parking spaces – 30 centimeters wider then usual – were introduced for the alleged struggles women have parking in narrow spaces.

# rush-hour - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Another rail melt-down in Dublin: Passengers left in limbo for the second night in a row
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Another rail melt-down in Dublin: Passengers left in limbo for the second night in a row

Nov 4th 2014, 6:14 PM 18,480 Views 43 Comments

All DART and commuter services have been halted, due to a major signal problem between Drogheda and Greystones.

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