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# skerries - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Man arrested and charged after threatening gardaí with hatchet and knives
# Skerries
# Skerries

Man arrested and charged after threatening gardaí with hatchet and knives

Apr 8th 2020, 10:37 AM 27,518 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in Skerries, Co Dublin.

# skerries - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Man loses defamation case after Beaumont Hospital nurse noted he was 'spooning' his girlfriend on hospital bed
# Spooning
# Spooning

Man loses defamation case after Beaumont Hospital nurse noted he was 'spooning' his girlfriend on hospital bed

Mar 12th 2020, 4:24 PM 74,326 Views 0 Comments

Defence costs were awarded against Ryan Tobin.

# skerries - Friday 6 December, 2019

Van driver who struck man after drinking '12 to 15 pints' is jailed for dangerous driving causing death
# Skerries
# Skerries

Van driver who struck man after drinking '12 to 15 pints' is jailed for dangerous driving causing death

Dec 6th 2019, 6:28 PM 32,265 Views 25 Comments

Callum Grimes died seven months after being struck by Derek Keane’s van.

# skerries - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Man in his 40s arrested after car crashes through Dublin shop
# Skerries
# Skerries

Man in his 40s arrested after car crashes through Dublin shop

Updated Sep 17th 2019, 5:14 PM 83,478 Views 35 Comments

The incident happened in the C&T Superstore on the Shenick Road in Skerries shortly after 2.30pm.

# skerries - Friday 6 September, 2019

Irish Heart Foundation 'dismayed' after appeal against fast food restaurant near school rejected
# Skerries
# Skerries

Irish Heart Foundation 'dismayed' after appeal against fast food restaurant near school rejected

Sep 6th 2019, 10:27 PM 18,446 Views 30 Comments

Two HSE public health doctors had also objected to the proposal.

# skerries - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Two HSE doctors call for planning permission to be refused for north Dublin drive-thru
# Skerries
# Skerries

Two HSE doctors call for planning permission to be refused for north Dublin drive-thru

Aug 15th 2019, 5:07 PM 52,698 Views 18 Comments

A number of appeals have already been lodged against the plans.

# skerries - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Skerries residents appeal decision to allow fast food restaurant to be built 300m from school
# Skerries Point
# Skerries Point

Skerries residents appeal decision to allow fast food restaurant to be built 300m from school

Apr 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 14,645 Views 34 Comments

Planning permission for the restaurant was granted last month.

# skerries - Saturday 9 March, 2019

How much did one lucky winner scoop in the Lotto jackpot on Saturday? It's the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

How much did one lucky winner scoop in the Lotto jackpot on Saturday? It's the week in numbers

Mar 9th 2019, 7:00 PM 36,015 Views 6 Comments

Plus: The latest personal approval rating of Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.

# skerries - Friday 8 March, 2019

Community outraged after fast food restaurant gets planning permission 300m from school
# Skerries
# Skerries

Community outraged after fast food restaurant gets planning permission 300m from school

Mar 8th 2019, 12:05 AM 95,482 Views 102 Comments

The proposed restaurant will also be adjacent to a Montessori.

# skerries - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Man (28) working on his uncle’s fishing boat died after the vessel capsized 100m from shore
# Jamie McAllister
# Jamie McAllister

Man (28) working on his uncle’s fishing boat died after the vessel capsized 100m from shore

Nov 1st 2018, 8:48 PM 20,026 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened at Skerries harbour in Dublin on 26 May 2017.

# skerries - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Family of five rescued after yacht runs aground in Skerries
# Rescue
# Rescue

Family of five rescued after yacht runs aground in Skerries

Aug 14th 2018, 9:59 AM 13,262 Views 15 Comments

The group on the boat, who are believed to be French nationals, sent out a mayday alert shortly before 5am.

# skerries - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Teenager mugged after passenger jumped from car wielding a baseball bat
# Skerries
# Skerries

Teenager mugged after passenger jumped from car wielding a baseball bat

Jul 14th 2018, 6:15 PM 33,154 Views 27 Comments

It has been reported the girl was returning from the Longitude music festival.

# skerries - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Motorcyclist William Dunlop dies in practice for Dublin race
# Tragic
# Tragic

Motorcyclist William Dunlop dies in practice for Dublin race

Jul 7th 2018, 7:49 PM 123,515 Views 78 Comments

Dunlop, nephew of motorsport legend Joey, was just 32.

# skerries - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

'I'm undergoing chemotherapy. I'm supposed to live in a germ-free environment': How the water outages are impacting residents
# Water Outage
# Water Outage

'I'm undergoing chemotherapy. I'm supposed to live in a germ-free environment': How the water outages are impacting residents

Jun 12th 2018, 12:05 AM 10,115 Views 24 Comments

Though restrictions have completely been lifted, residents say water outrages are becoming a common problem in the area.

# skerries - Monday 11 June, 2018

Irish Water lifts water restrictions in Skerries - but only temporarily
# Running Low
# Running Low

Irish Water lifts water restrictions in Skerries - but only temporarily

Updated Jun 11th 2018, 5:52 PM 19,527 Views 75 Comments

By Friday there was only enough spare capacity in Dublin “to fill the bottom half of Liberty Hall”.

# skerries - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'We can't conserve what we don't have': Skerries residents fuming as water restrictions continue
# Foreseeable Future
# Foreseeable Future

'We can't conserve what we don't have': Skerries residents fuming as water restrictions continue

Jun 10th 2018, 6:01 PM 17,618 Views 64 Comments

Irish Water said it would be asking residents to conserve water for the “foreseeable future”.

# skerries - Monday 26 February, 2018

Frawley still thinking of club roots after delivering on full Leinster debut
# Starter For 10
From The42
# Starter For 10

Frawley still thinking of club roots after delivering on full Leinster debut

Feb 26th 2018, 7:55 AM 8,825 Views 9 Comments

The 20-year-old was glad to have Isa Nacewa and Garry Ringrose to help marshal the back-line, but he executed his own job brilliantly.

# skerries - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Two men rescued from sinking fishing boat that was 'almost underwater'
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men rescued from sinking fishing boat that was 'almost underwater'

Nov 2nd 2017, 10:32 AM 25,827 Views 16 Comments

The Skerries RNLI set out from the Laytown coast shortly after 5.30am this morning.

# skerries - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

'We're gonna need a bigger boat': Sailing coach unfazed during encounter with basking shark in Skerries
# Close Encounters
# Close Encounters

'We're gonna need a bigger boat': Sailing coach unfazed during encounter with basking shark in Skerries

Oct 11th 2017, 5:03 PM 26,779 Views 20 Comments

Kerri-Ann Boylan and her students had a close encounter with a shark on Sunday morning.

# skerries - Monday 2 October, 2017

Train delays on northern line as emergency services attend incident
# Delays
# Delays

Train delays on northern line as emergency services attend incident

Oct 2nd 2017, 8:37 AM 30,107 Views 20 Comments

Customers are being told that Dublin Bus are accepting rail tickets.

# skerries - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Winning Sam with the Dubs, the key subs in All-Ireland titles and starting out in triathlons
# Bryan Cullen
From The42
# Bryan Cullen

Winning Sam with the Dubs, the key subs in All-Ireland titles and starting out in triathlons

Sep 21st 2017, 6:35 PM 9,590 Views 0 Comments

Bryan Cullen on recent GAA success and a new sporting pursuit.

# skerries - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Man knocked down in hit and run in December dies in hospital
# Callum Grimes
# Callum Grimes

Man knocked down in hit and run in December dies in hospital

Jul 16th 2017, 4:22 PM 41,425 Views 7 Comments

Callum Grimes was knocked down on 27 December last year.

# skerries - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Body recovered in search for missing fisherman off Skerries
# Rescue Efforts
# Rescue Efforts

Body recovered in search for missing fisherman off Skerries

May 27th 2017, 10:55 AM 31,201 Views 9 Comments

The man has been named locally as 28-year-old Jamie McAlister.

'It's not just about tidiness, it gives you a network and set of friends'
# Tidy Towns
# Tidy Towns

'It's not just about tidiness, it gives you a network and set of friends'

May 27th 2017, 7:30 AM 8,366 Views 1 Comment

Members of the Wexford Tidy Towns committee travelled to Tidy Towns winner Skerries as part of the Journal Journeys competition.

# skerries - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Rail services on Dublin-Belfast line suspended after person struck by train
# Skerries
# Skerries

Rail services on Dublin-Belfast line suspended after person struck by train

May 7th 2017, 8:02 PM 40,960 Views 13 Comments

Emergency services have arrived at the scene.

# skerries - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Gardaí looking for 06 VW Transporter van in connection with hit-and-run over Christmas
# Collision
# Collision

Gardaí looking for 06 VW Transporter van in connection with hit-and-run over Christmas

Feb 21st 2017, 2:50 PM 15,347 Views 9 Comments

The 27-year-old was taken to Beaumont Hospital, where he remains in a serious condition.

# skerries - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Warning as 'oily fatbergs' turn up on Irish beaches
# Congealed Balls Of Fat
# Congealed Balls Of Fat

Warning as 'oily fatbergs' turn up on Irish beaches

Feb 16th 2017, 9:00 AM 50,222 Views 31 Comments

Some of the congealed balls were spotted on Hoare’s Rock near Skerries, north Dublin.

# skerries - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Gym owner who broke girlfriend's teeth avoids jail
# Suspended Sentence
# Suspended Sentence

Gym owner who broke girlfriend's teeth avoids jail

Feb 14th 2017, 8:06 PM 25,810 Views 32 Comments

The woman was treated for two broken teeth and swelling to her face after the “brief alcohol-fuelled incident”.

# skerries - Monday 30 January, 2017

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning

Jan 30th 2017, 1:46 PM 24,841 Views 15 Comments

The vessel ran aground off the coast at Balbriggan early this morning.

# skerries - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Man still in serious condition one month after hit and run
# Skerries
# Skerries

Man still in serious condition one month after hit and run

Jan 28th 2017, 1:44 PM 14,938 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information.

# skerries - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Man found with serious head injuries on Dublin road
# Skerries
# Skerries

Man found with serious head injuries on Dublin road

Dec 27th 2016, 1:00 PM 21,711 Views 0 Comments

The man was discovered with head injuries in the Skerries area.

# skerries - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Woman in her 20s dies after car hits wall in Dublin
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Woman in her 20s dies after car hits wall in Dublin

Oct 25th 2016, 7:35 AM 30,751 Views 7 Comments

The driver, a man in his 20s, and a female passenger in her late teens were taken to Beaumont Hospital.

# skerries - Monday 3 October, 2016

Mel Gibson picked Skerries for his Sunday lunch yesterday.... It's The Dredge
# World Of Celebs
From The Daily Edge
# World Of Celebs

Mel Gibson picked Skerries for his Sunday lunch yesterday.... It's The Dredge

Oct 3rd 2016, 11:43 AM 18,525 Views 3 Comments

All the best of the day’s celebrity dirt.

# skerries - Monday 26 September, 2016

This is Ireland's tidiest town
# So Fresh And So Clean
# So Fresh And So Clean

This is Ireland's tidiest town

Sep 26th 2016, 1:31 PM 34,376 Views 35 Comments

Minister for Regional Economic Development Michael Ring said Skerries was a “worthy winner”.

# skerries - Friday 10 June, 2016

Swimming notices lifted at six beaches after sewage concern
# The Water's Fine
# The Water's Fine

Swimming notices lifted at six beaches after sewage concern

Jun 10th 2016, 3:24 PM 11,446 Views 11 Comments

Notices remain in place for Portmarnock in Dublin and Owenahincha in Cork.

# skerries - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Four swimmers rescued after getting caught in rip current off Dublin coast
# RNLI
# RNLI

Four swimmers rescued after getting caught in rip current off Dublin coast

May 12th 2016, 6:17 PM 19,544 Views 6 Comments

A RNLI volunteer entered the water to rescue the casualties over risk of hypothermia.

# skerries - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

'Not guilty by reason of insanity' verdict in case of man killed as he babysat his grandkids
# Skerries
# Skerries

'Not guilty by reason of insanity' verdict in case of man killed as he babysat his grandkids

Feb 3rd 2016, 6:07 PM 23,553 Views 23 Comments

The jury returned the unanimous verdict after 45 minutes.

# skerries - Thursday 14 January, 2016

There are 23 new homes set for Skerries in county Dublin
# New Build
# New Build

There are 23 new homes set for Skerries in county Dublin

Jan 14th 2016, 4:47 PM 4,879 Views 2 Comments

The development is set on the coast with two beaches and Skerries harbour nearby.

# skerries - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Former Olympic swimmer awarded €20k in personal injury claim
# Nick O’Hare
# Nick O’Hare

Former Olympic swimmer awarded €20k in personal injury claim

Dec 3rd 2015, 11:59 AM 21,476 Views 0 Comments

Nick O’Hare told the court he was struck from behind while socialising in a pub.

# skerries - Monday 30 November, 2015

Enda Harris found safe and well after four days
# Appeal
# Appeal

Enda Harris found safe and well after four days

Nov 30th 2015, 1:19 PM 50,564 Views 21 Comments

She had been missing since Thursday.

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