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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: 1°C

# Rush Hour

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No return to rush-hour as Dublin's streets remain quiet on the first morning of Phase Two
Buses and train stations remained largely quiet this morning.
Traffic moving again on M50 but huge delays following farmers' protest during evening rush hour
It comes after the protesting farmers moved from the city centre to Dublin Port earlier this afternoon.
26 longer Luas trams to be introduced on Green Line
The first of the trams, which will increase passenger capacity from 319 to 408, was officially unveiled today.
Dublin star Archer named U20 footballer of the year after prolific championship
Cork boss Keith Ricken was named manager of the year after his side claimed All-Ireland glory.
Delays expected after part of M1-M50 slip road closed due to HGV breakdown
Delays have built back to Dublin Airport.
Nine people killed after runaway truck crashes into cars in Mexico
The truck’s impact triggered a huge pile-up involving a dozen or so cars.
Heavy traffic on M50 after collision at J11 Tallaght
A Dublin Fire Brigade crew extinguished a car fire.
More than half of all Dublin commuters now use public transport to get to work
The number of people travelling by car has fallen below 30% for the first time.
Taxis banned from College Green during weekday mornings
Around 150 taxis per hour move southbound through College Green during the morning peak, according to the NTA.
'Possible increased fares': Taxis won't be allowed to use some College Green roads during rush hour
A taxi driver association said that this move would increase fares as drivers will have to take longer routes.
M8 motorway reopens in one direction after being closed earlier
Earlier incidents happened on the M8 in Tipperary on a hazardous morning on Irish roads.
Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre
This morning, commuters reported that “dozens” of buses were backed up along Dame Street.
Passengers vent as Luas signalling issue causes delays on morning commute
Trams are not running between Belgard and Saggart.
M50 traffic eases after rush hour crash this morning
Commuters were caught in hour-long tailbacks.
Heavy fog expected in most areas this evening as Orange Alert warning in place
Inland areas are worst affected. The warning will remain in effect until 2am.
Delays of up to 120 minutes on rail services after tragic incident, mechanical fault and trespassers
The series of incidents throughout the day have resulted in significant knock-on delays for Friday evening commuters.
Trains between Pearse and Grand Canal delayed after bridge struck
It’s not yet known when normal Dart and train services will resume.
Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street
Services between Connolly Station and Tara Street were suspended earlier.
Traffic on M50 easing after southbound incidents cleared
Traffic was heavy all the way back to Ballymun after a crash and breakdown near the Lucan exit.
Tractor ploughing through level crossing in Kildare causes major delays for commuters
There was massive disruption to services between Sligo and Maynooth this evening.
Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos
Hundreds of thousands of passengers were affected by this morning’s cancellations.
Two men arrested after three violent robberies in Dublin city centre this morning
Two men were arrested as they were attacking a woman.
'People see me and they just ignore me': Is priority seating being used properly?
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.
Trains running again on Maynooth line after man struck and killed
Services are running behind schedule.
Elderly man clawed by lion during rush hour in Kenyan capital
It is the third time in a month that lions have caused panic as they roamed outside of Nairobi National Park.
Investigation after death of man in 40s who collapsed on Dublin street
It happened during rush hour in the IFSC last Thursday evening.
Traffic and travel: Strong winds and flooding are causing serious rush hour headaches
Dart and commuter services are delayed as another spell of bad weather sweeps in.
Somehow, nobody was seriously hurt in this six-car accident on the M50
Three people sustained minor injuries.
Suspect device declared a hoax after controlled explosion
It was reported near the railway line in the centre of Dublin.
There are major delays to trains out of Dublin - and people aren't happy
Not the best time for a breakdown.
Gang of thieves board up train station in an attempt to rob the ATM
Rush hour passengers were greeted with a boarded up door when they arrived to get their train this morning.
The Luas Green Line is off again this morning
The entire Green Line is down this morning. It’s the second major problem with the service in the last 24 hours.
Will private cars be able to use the empty bus lanes tomorrow?
If you’re planning a commute in a car tomorrow morning, it might not be any easier than normal.
The M50 was closed after an eight-car rush hour pile-up
It’s open now, though.
It's not your imagination - evening rush hour is getting longer
New data reveals our habits where it comes to getting about the place.
Woman 'pushed under' Tube as coat gets stuck in door
Onlookers were horrified but the woman survived.
The Port Tunnel has reopened following a crash and two breakdowns
Dublin Fire Brigade have been deployed to the scene.
If you're travelling home on the Luas Green Line, we've got some bad news for you...
Unless you’re travelling from Balally to Brides Glen.
Women-only subways are being considered in China
It comes after pink parking spaces – 30 centimeters wider then usual – were introduced for the alleged struggles women have parking in narrow spaces.
Another rail melt-down in Dublin: Passengers left in limbo for the second night in a row
All DART and commuter services have been halted, due to a major signal problem between Drogheda and Greystones.