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# smithfield - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Fire at Old Jameson Distillery brought under control

Three units of Dublin Fire Brigade had attended the fire, which broke out in the roof area of one building.

# smithfield - Monday 12 November, 2012

DELAYS TO THE Luas Red Line service are expected until to last until at least 10.15 this morning following an incident on the line.

AA Roadwatch has warned passengers to expect significant delays after a cyclist came off their bike close to the Jervis stop. The service was briefly halted between Smithfield and The Point following the incident but has now been restored.

The company which operates the Luas has apologised for the inconvenience.

# smithfield - Thursday 20 September, 2012

City Council plans to limit Smithfield horse fair to twice a year

The traditional fair – which has seen violent scenes recently – is currently held every month, but could now be under threat.

# smithfield - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Disruption to Luas Red Line after collision

Services between Blackhorse and The Point have been suspended since 1.30pm.

# smithfield - Friday 23 March, 2012

Luas red line service may remain disrupted until Sunday Luas This post contains images

Luas red line service may remain disrupted until Sunday

Ongoing works to demolish a building damaged by fire on St Patrick’s Day will mean curtailed services into the weekend.

# smithfield - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Luas red line services remain affected by Patrick's Day fire

There are no services between Heuston and the city centre, with trams running less frequently, as fire disruptions continue.

# smithfield - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Pictures: Cutting the ribbon to the reopened Light House Light House Cinema This post contains images

Pictures: Cutting the ribbon to the reopened Light House

Official takeover by Element Pictures rubberstamped this morning – and the cinema is looking as colourful as ever.

# smithfield - Monday 16 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Light House Cinema to be reopened 'officially' tomorrow

Arts Minister and head of Element Pictures to attend photocall to confirm that the distribution company is taking over the arthouse venue.

# smithfield - Friday 13 January, 2012

Reopened Light House Cinema to be used as Dublin Film Festival venue JDIFF This post contains videos

Reopened Light House Cinema to be used as Dublin Film Festival venue

New dawn for independent cinema as Irish distribution company take it over – and major film fest to hold screenings there.

# smithfield - Saturday 15 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s Fix: Sean Gallagher roars into Presidential lead, worldwide rallies back Occupy movement, and the soap legend who has poured her last pint…

Second skeleton found under Dublin street... this time a child's remains

An image of the child’s skeleton has been captured as it lies. Yesterday the remains of a 17th century adult were uncovered in the same Smithfield digging site.

# smithfield - Friday 14 October, 2011

In pictures: Body from 17th century discovered in Dublin Skeleton This post contains images

In pictures: Body from 17th century discovered in Dublin

The remains were unearthed by builders digging up a Smithfield street.

# smithfield - Friday 23 September, 2011

Gardaí launch fresh appeal for information about missing 28-year-old

Steven Trainor has been missing from the Smithfield area of Dublin since the early hours of Monday morning.

# smithfield - Sunday 8 May, 2011

Man due in court over incident at Smithfield horse market

Fourth person arrested over incident in which three people were injured is due before Dublin District Court in the morning.

# smithfield - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Gardaí make further arrest in Smithfield horse fair probe

The arrests brings to four the total number of people held in connection with the incident at the horse fair in March in which three men were injured after shots were fired and a stampede ensued.

# smithfield - Sunday 1 May, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Colonel Gaddafi’s son killed in NATO airstrike; public sector pay secured; the former Pope to be beatified; another hat in the ring for the Áras; and Playstation to resume services on its network.

# smithfield - Monday 4 April, 2011

Three arrests following Smithfield horse fair

Three men in their 20s have been arrested and charged following an incident at Smithfield horse fair on Sunday.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: How to save €190 on your electricity bill; wreckage of crashed Air France plane turns up after 2 years, and Al Fayed’s wacko gift for Fulham fans.

# smithfield - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Enterprise Minister Bruton seeks legal advice on closure of Smithfield Horse Fair

The move follows violence at the fair earlier this month.

# smithfield - Monday 28 March, 2011

Teenager arrested in connection with Smithfield horse fair fight

A male in his late teens has been arrested in connection with a violent clash at the Smithfield horse fair in Dublin earlier this month, in which another teenager almost lost an arm.

# smithfield - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

Man arrested in Galway over Smithfield horse fair chaos

A man in his 40s is arrested in Co Galway and is being detained at a station in Dublin over Sunday’s shootings.

Man due in court over Smithfield horse fair attack

Three people were injured in gun and machete attack at Sunday’s traditional horse market.

# smithfield - Monday 7 March, 2011

Gardaí hold one man in connection with Smithfield gun attacks

Gardaí say that there is very little co-operation from people who witnessed the event in which a total of three people were injured.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: An agreement on a new government, a potential visit from Pope Benedict, and the return of the dreaded snow…

# smithfield - Sunday 6 March, 2011

DSPCA say it was "miracle" no one was killed at Smithfield horse fair

The organisation have called for the fair to be shut down after shots were fired and two people were injured on Sunday morning.

Two men injured as shots fired at Smithfield horse fair

Both men are in hospital but their injuries are not life-threatening.