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# sandymount - Friday 7 May, 2021

Woman missing from Dublin found safe and well
# Sandymount
# Sandymount

Woman missing from Dublin found safe and well

May 7th 2021, 2:50 PM 74,199 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí thanked the public and the media for its assistance.

# sandymount - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Permission granted for two new schools in Sandymount despite local opposition
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Permission granted for two new schools in Sandymount despite local opposition

Feb 3rd 2021, 9:30 PM 47,327 Views 37 Comments

An Bord Pleanála rejected appeals by half a dozen parties against the decision of Dublin City Council to grant planning permission.

# sandymount - Saturday 12 October, 2019

'A kick to the stomach': Presbyterian Church elder dismissed over same-sex marriage
# Sandymount
# Sandymount

'A kick to the stomach': Presbyterian Church elder dismissed over same-sex marriage

Oct 12th 2019, 6:18 PM 28,445 Views 28 Comments

Smyrl and his partner of 20 years were married in a civil ceremony in Dublin last November.

# sandymount - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Swimming at eight Dublin beaches banned after spill at wastewater plant
# Ringsend
# Ringsend

Swimming at eight Dublin beaches banned after spill at wastewater plant

Updated Jun 6th 2019, 6:02 PM 42,169 Views 45 Comments

‘The overflow is diluted, partially treated wastewater,’ a spokesperson said.

# sandymount - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Here's the average price of a home in Sandymount in 2018
# Property Prices
# Property Prices

Here's the average price of a home in Sandymount in 2018

Dec 13th 2018, 3:06 PM 2,716 Views 1 Comment

The figures from Daft.ie.

Your guide to Sandymount: Lush and leafy village with a little-known Beatles connection
# Neighbourhood Guide
# Neighbourhood Guide

Your guide to Sandymount: Lush and leafy village with a little-known Beatles connection

Dec 13th 2018, 3:05 PM 15,950 Views 14 Comments

Not too shabby for a former brickworks.

# sandymount - Thursday 6 December, 2018

'Significant delays' to Dart as lorry drives through barrier at level crossing
# Sandymount
# Sandymount

'Significant delays' to Dart as lorry drives through barrier at level crossing

Dec 6th 2018, 12:56 PM 39,599 Views 30 Comments

Irish Rail released CCTV footage from the Serpentine level crossing at Sandymount in south Dublin.

# sandymount - Thursday 31 May, 2018

As demand for housing soars, Maxol wants to turn a prime Dublin forecourt into apartments
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

As demand for housing soars, Maxol wants to turn a prime Dublin forecourt into apartments

May 31st 2018, 1:52 PM 3,696 Views 2 Comments

The petrol station group plans to replace its Sandymount outlet with a five-storey residential block.

# sandymount - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Coast Guard helicopter rescues woman and her dog cut off by the tide
# Sandymount
# Sandymount

Coast Guard helicopter rescues woman and her dog cut off by the tide

May 16th 2018, 3:55 PM 22,246 Views 51 Comments

The changing tide left the woman and her dog stranded on a sandbank.

# sandymount - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Woman in her 70s hospitalised after attempted robbery at Dublin bus stop
# Sandymount
# Sandymount

Woman in her 70s hospitalised after attempted robbery at Dublin bus stop

Nov 11th 2017, 2:06 PM 23,575 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí in Irishtown are appealing for witnesses following the attempted robbery.

# sandymount - Monday 12 June, 2017

'We know it rains in Ireland. It's just not on': Emergency motion on Sandymount bathing ban
# Stay Off The Beach
# Stay Off The Beach

'We know it rains in Ireland. It's just not on': Emergency motion on Sandymount bathing ban

Jun 12th 2017, 2:38 PM 37,161 Views 31 Comments

A similar bathing ban has been lifted at Dollymount after raw sewage washed up on the beach.

# sandymount - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Going for a dip this weekend? Avoid Dollymount and Sandymount
# Bathing Ban
# Bathing Ban

Going for a dip this weekend? Avoid Dollymount and Sandymount

Jun 10th 2017, 2:39 PM 23,195 Views 25 Comments

A temporary bathing ban came into place yesterday evening.

# sandymount - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

While training last night, the Coast Guard was called to help tourists adrift near Sandymount beach
# Rescue 116
# Rescue 116

While training last night, the Coast Guard was called to help tourists adrift near Sandymount beach

May 24th 2017, 7:09 AM 18,869 Views 16 Comments

The two Finnish tourists were uninjured.

# sandymount - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

The Luas effect: People pay more to live close (but not too close) to a tram stop
# Daniel Day
# Daniel Day

The Luas effect: People pay more to live close (but not too close) to a tram stop

Jul 19th 2016, 12:05 AM 18,188 Views 13 Comments

New stats underscore why Dublin estate agents are so keen on pointing out how near the local Luas or train station is.

# sandymount - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget
# Property
# Property

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Nov 12th 2015, 6:29 PM 4,125 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250k up to €1 million.

# sandymount - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Enable Ireland employee ordered to remove images of children posted on Twitter
# Sandymount
# Sandymount

Enable Ireland employee ordered to remove images of children posted on Twitter

Nov 5th 2015, 2:57 PM 17,272 Views 0 Comments

Caroline Sheehan did not appear in court.

# sandymount - Thursday 24 September, 2015

A house with a view: this Dublin townhouse has a great location - and lots to see
# New To Market
# New To Market

A house with a view: this Dublin townhouse has a great location - and lots to see

Sep 24th 2015, 4:26 PM 4,719 Views 0 Comments

We do like to be beside the seaside – especially in this gorgeous Sandymount townhouse.

# sandymount - Monday 3 August, 2015

Garda and Coast Guard choppers rescue stranded walkers (and dogs) off Sandymount
# Off The Strand
# Off The Strand

Garda and Coast Guard choppers rescue stranded walkers (and dogs) off Sandymount

Aug 3rd 2015, 5:10 PM 41,452 Views 28 Comments

We’re told both dogs have “slept for the rest of the day” after all the excitement.

# sandymount - Thursday 9 July, 2015

South Dublin and Salthill water not fit for swimming
# Get Out
# Get Out

South Dublin and Salthill water not fit for swimming

Jul 9th 2015, 7:22 PM 20,785 Views 16 Comments

And not for the first time. The water at Sandymount and Merrion Strands has been temporarily deemed not fit for swimmers.

# sandymount - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

This haunting installation - using 556 baby vests - had people talking in Dublin today
# Remembering
# Remembering

This haunting installation - using 556 baby vests - had people talking in Dublin today

Jul 8th 2015, 9:42 PM 30,045 Views 43 Comments

In case you were wondering, here’s what it was all about…

# sandymount - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Delays on DART line as lorry crashes into level crossing
# Not On The Level
# Not On The Level

Delays on DART line as lorry crashes into level crossing

Jul 7th 2015, 6:40 PM 30,758 Views 45 Comments

Repair work has been taking place on the track this evening.

# sandymount - Monday 9 December, 2013

WATCH: Beautiful timelapse of Sandymount Strand in Dublin
# Sunrise Sunset
From The Daily Edge
# Sunrise Sunset

WATCH: Beautiful timelapse of Sandymount Strand in Dublin

Dec 9th 2013, 8:52 AM 3,533 Views 1 Comment

There’s a lot to be said for a beautiful sky.

# sandymount - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic
# Xtra-vision
# Xtra-vision

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic

May 7th 2013, 7:01 PM 29,990 Views 66 Comments

There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.

# sandymount - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Flood defences put in place for high tide alerts tomorrow
# High Tide
# High Tide

Flood defences put in place for high tide alerts tomorrow

Dec 13th 2012, 7:44 PM 14,796 Views 27 Comments

The tide levels are expected to be “extremely high” tomorrow, leading to Dublin City Council closing flood gates and placing sandbags in some areas.

# sandymount - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Looking good, Sandyford! It's the sporting tweets of the week
# Twitterati
From The42
# Twitterati

Looking good, Sandyford! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Nov 11th 2012, 10:00 AM 1,711 Views 0 Comments

This week, Richard Keys spots a Peter Crouch lookalike and Trevor Hogan photographs Dublin in all its splendour.

# sandymount - Friday 30 March, 2012

5 properties to view in… Dublin 4
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5 properties to view in… Dublin 4

Mar 30th 2012, 10:58 AM 11,550 Views 0 Comments

Sherry FitzGerald picks five homes you can see this weekend.

# sandymount - Monday 20 February, 2012

Man apologises over 'road rage' death
# Courts
# Courts

Man apologises over 'road rage' death

Feb 20th 2012, 9:35 PM 4,722 Views 4 Comments

The 30-year-old Dubliner pleaded guilty to manslaughter today over the 2010 attack.

# sandymount - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

TD hacksawed locks to get sandbags to locals
# Heroics
# Heroics

TD hacksawed locks to get sandbags to locals

Oct 26th 2011, 1:30 PM 4,518 Views 34 Comments

And gained a vote for Michael D Higgins in the process.

# sandymount - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

Dublin City Council 'not capable of handling emergencies' says TD
# Floods
# Floods

Dublin City Council 'not capable of handling emergencies' says TD

Oct 25th 2011, 5:42 PM 1,297 Views 12 Comments

Eoghan Murphy has raised the council’s response to last night’s flooding in the Dáil, saying some aspects were “incompetent”.

No keys to floodgates as water rose in Dublin suburb
# Dublin Floods
# Dublin Floods

No keys to floodgates as water rose in Dublin suburb

Oct 25th 2011, 10:48 AM 5,876 Views 15 Comments

The fire brigade were forced to use ropes to tie floodgates closed as the council was not immediately able to shut them.

# sandymount - Saturday 4 June, 2011

Poll: Which is Ireland's best beach?
# Bank Holiday
From The Daily Edge
# Bank Holiday

Poll: Which is Ireland's best beach?

Jun 4th 2011, 12:29 PM 12,771 Views 110 Comments

The weather’s good and it’s a long weekend, so we want you to choose Ireland’s best sandy sun spot.