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# sandyford - Sunday 19 January, 2020

'I'm fed up': Owners of Sandyford apartments given deadline to pay for fire safety repairs

An audit last year found potential fire safety deficiencies that could cost owners up to €14,000 each to repair.

# sandyford - Friday 31 May, 2019

Gardaí renew appeal for man (55) who was last seen leaving Luas Milltown Station

Gerard Taylor has been missing from his home in Sandyford for almost a week.

# sandyford - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Gardaí seek public's help tracing missing Dublin man

Gerard Taylor (55) has been missing from his Sandyford home since yesterday.

# sandyford - Saturday 10 November, 2018

'It's time to send a strong message': 24-hour protest calling for Nama site to be used for social housing

This week a petition with 3,500 signatures calling for a halt to the sale of the site was handed into the Department of Finance.

# sandyford - Thursday 8 November, 2018

'We work, we pay tax': 'Hidden homeless' family protest against sale of Nama site Sandyford This post contains videos

'We work, we pay tax': 'Hidden homeless' family protest against sale of Nama site

The site already has planning permission for more than 450 apartments.

# sandyford - Thursday 12 July, 2018

A Dunnes Stores 'retail transformation' project in south Dublin has hit a snag

After revamping some of its biggest stores, the retailer was planning to overhaul its Sandyford supermarket.

# sandyford - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Renewed appeal for 16-year-old who's been missing since November

Gardaí believe Ned Cash Connors may be in the Athlone/Mullingar area, or the Bray/Dublin area.

# sandyford - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Renewed appeal for 15-year-old Ned Cash Connors missing from Dublin

Ned was last seen on 29 November in the Kilmacud area.

# sandyford - Thursday 26 October, 2017

An enduring symbol of Ireland's property crash is about to get a huge overhaul

Sandyford’s 14-storey ‘Sentinel’ building will be home to nearly 300 office ‘suites’.

# sandyford - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'I'll slit you from ear to ear': Man dodges jail for threatening hotel staff who found his drugs

Keith Byrne was high on drugs when he threatened staff at the Bewleys Hotel in Sandyford.

# sandyford - Monday 22 May, 2017

Ireland's largest private landlord is appealing 'exaggerated claims' against a Sandyford project

Ires Reit had hoped to build more than 460 apartments at the partially developed Rockbrook site.

# sandyford - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

'It's absolute 100% greed' - Evictions after apartment block bought by vulture fund

Robin Hill was sold by Nama last year to Cerberus.

# sandyford - Friday 5 May, 2017

Gardaí seize €300,000 and cash counting machines in Kinahan gang crackdown

Two men in their 30s have been arrested.

# sandyford - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Fire brought under control after Beacon South Quarter apartments evacuated

Four Dublin Fire Brigade units from Dun Laoghaire and Donnybrook fire stations brought the blaze under control.

# sandyford - Friday 17 February, 2017

Looking for a new job? Microsoft says it is hiring 600 people in Ireland

The tech giant has big plans.

# sandyford - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Residents of Sandyford apartments asked to foot 'potential' €10,000 bill

“Our neighbours, our friends, we’re all in shock. I’m getting married this year – I don’t know where the money will come from.”

# sandyford - Thursday 11 June, 2015

€5,000 for worker unfairly sacked in row over brother-in-law's business

The ‘House of Tiles’ store manager was asked to divulge his brother-in-law’s business plans.

# sandyford - Saturday 31 January, 2015

These guys have made a million-euro company from your office 'last man standing' comps

The Irish company which runs the competitions in offices across the nation is barely a year old

# sandyford - Sunday 2 November, 2014

# sandyford - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Five units of fire brigade at blaze in shopping centre car park

The underground car park at the Beacon shopping centre in Sandyford has been evacuated but the stores above remain open at the moment.

# sandyford - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Phantom FM 1996 – 2014: A brief history, by its staff — past, way past and pirate

The ‘Phantom’ name will soon disappear from the airwaves. It’s been a long, strange, journey from that first suburban shed studio to the heart of the Communicorp empire…

# sandyford - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Hewlett Packard is cutting 280 jobs at its Dublin office HP

Hewlett Packard is cutting 280 jobs at its Dublin office

The job losses were announced by the computer company this evening.

# sandyford - Monday 22 April, 2013

New lab that deals with cervical and bowel screening results officially opens today

MedLab Pathology, based in Sandyford, has been awarded 50 per cent of the contract for the CervicalCheck programme and will also work with the State’s BowelScreen programme.

# sandyford - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Pics: 7 injured after cars collide with motorist driving wrong way down M50

At least three cars were involved in the collision on the M50 near Sandyford last night. The Garda Ombudsman is part of the investigation into the incident.

# sandyford - Thursday 15 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge DodgeBall teams to battle it out at Dublin's first trampoline park Jumpzone

DodgeBall teams to battle it out at Dublin's first trampoline park

More than fifty jobs are being created at Jumpzone in Sandyford

# sandyford - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Guineys and Clerys staff hold protest over store closures Protest This post contains images

Guineys and Clerys staff hold protest over store closures

They staff said they “feel utterly betrayed” after Guineys and a number of Clerys stores went into liquidation.

# sandyford - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Alarm monitoring service creates 60 new jobs in Dublin

Alarm Control 24 in Sandyford is benefiting from a €3 million investment.

# sandyford - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Cloud computing company to create 100 jobs in Sandyford – listed by Forbes as one of the world’s best places to work – will begin recruitment immediately.

# sandyford - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

SERVICES ON THE green line of the Luas have been disrupted this morning following a technical fault on the line.

Services are operating only between Stephen’s Green and Sandyford with a Luas bus service in operation between Sandyford and Brides Glen. Luas tickets will also be valid on Dublin Bus for the duration of the disruption.  The company that operates the Luas has apologised to passengers for the disruption.

# sandyford - Friday 18 May, 2012

Video: Car catches fire on Dublin's M50 Car On Fire This post contains videos

Video: Car catches fire on Dublin's M50

Emergency services later cleared the car that had caught fire on the Dublin motorway. Gardaí said there were no injuries.

# sandyford - Thursday 8 December, 2011

“We are not printing punts” – Central Bank responds to WSJ ‘printing press’ report

The Wall Street Journal’s people-in-the-know say the Central Bank of Ireland is evaluating whether it needs new printing presses.

# sandyford - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

75 new jobs to be created at D&B in Sandyford

Dun & Bradstreet, a business information provider, will increase its current workforce in Sandyford by 50 per cent next year.

# sandyford - Thursday 1 September, 2011

60 new jobs for Dublin and Galway

A home care provider says it is creating 25 new posts in Dublin, while medical device manufacturer CareFusion is adding another 35 positions to its Gort operation.

# sandyford - Tuesday 3 August, 2010

A US technology company has announced 70 new jobs for Sandyford in Dublin. ServiceSource said it was boosting its workforce to 380 as part of an expansion of its Irish operations. Minister for Enterprise, Batt O’Keeffe said the firms decision was a strong signal that confidence was returning to the economy.