Dublin Bus

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Name: Dublin Bus
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

No Dart service for Battle of Clontarf festival on Sunday

Iarnród Éireann has warned there will be no north Dublin Dart services on Sunday, the second day of the Battle of Clontarf Festival in St Anne’s Park, Raheny, which is expected to attract up to 30,000 visitors each day, according to organisers Dublin ... [Published Irish Times - 8 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Autistic boy (9) in bus stand-off over helper dog

AN investigation at Dublin Bus is under way after an autistic nine-year-old boy was blocked from travelling with his special assistance dog.The driver of the number 13 bus refused to continue on the journey after Michael McQuillan and his sister and mother ... [Published Evening Herald - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Bus firms facing threat of action over privatisation

DUBLIN Bus and Bus Eireann face the threat of industrial action over plans that may put 440 'surplus' jobs in jeopardy. ... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Chain reaction

Thousands of fans will line the streets of Ireland as the race moves along the east coast and finishes up in the heart of Dublin city.The start of the 104-year-old Giro has traditionally taken place in Italy, but in recent times has been awarded to an ... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Video: Check out this brilliant Dublin Bus parody song to the tune of a Vengaboys’ classic

A legendary tune from the Venga Boys gets a Dublin Bus remixThere’s no doubting that ‘We Like to Party (The Vengabus)’ is a pretty iconic tune, but we think that this Dublin Bus based version might have improved on what was already a timeless classic ... [Published JOE.ie - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Groups urged to enter Dublin Bus Community Spirit Awards

The Community Spirit Awards provides voluntary groups across the Greater Dublin Area with support to develop new projects, grow services and help raise community spirit in their local community. Any voluntary group which is located within the area Dublin ... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Man accused of swinging meat cleaver at bus driver

A JUDGE has asked to view CCTV evidence in the case of a man accused of swinging a meat cleaver at a bus driver as he drove through Dublin Airport.Robert Fogarty (44) is accused of taking out the knife and swinging it after the driver refused to let him ... [Published Evening Herald - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 4 reports

Pedestrian killed as Luas and car crash

A woman in her 30s has been killed in a Dublin city centre collision involving a Luas tram and a car.The pedestrian was struck by a car during the incident at the junction of Jervis Street and Abbey Street Upper at 8.45am, a Garda spokesman said.The woman ... [Published Irish Times - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Letters: We must move from organ donor cards to a list

I never pass its table as, many years ago, a friend of mine who was on the waiting list finally got his new kidney and I saw first-hand what a difference it made to his life.Unfortunately he has since passed, but it left a lasting impression on my life. ... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 3 reports

Varadkar ‘loves railways’ but warns Irish Rail on funding

The Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has warned that the State cannot “keep pumping money” into Irish Rail , which he called the least efficient of the country’s public transport systems.A self-confessed “romantic” for all things railway, Mr Varadkar ... [Published Irish Times - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

Women openly smoke crack cocaine on Dublin bus

The middle-aged women sat at the back of a bus smoking what appeared to be crack cocaine. One woman inhaled the drug as the other lit the substance which was in a bong.A passenger on the bus filmed the women taking the drugs from three rows away. The ... [Published Irish Independent - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Plans for 170 new double deck buses are just the ticket

DUBLIN Bus is aiming to revitalise its fleet next year with plans to purchase up to 170 new double deck buses.The semi-state owned firm has begun searching for a company to supply the new vehicles in 2015.However, any plan to get the new vehicles on to ... [Published Evening Herald - Mar 19 2014]

Quotes

"I just don't want this to happen again as it's very upsetting for Michael and the family" said Mrs McQuillan
Speaking in his role as patron of the Dublin Bus Community Spirit Awards Niall Quinn said: "I have been involved with the Community Spirit Awards since they were first awarded in 2004. The difference these grants have made to local community groups is invaluable and the work they carry out is vital to these communities. 'I would urge every voluntary group in Dublin to take the time to fill in the application form and apply for a Dublin Bus Community Spirit Award.'"
"That was the case for example in Bus Eireann and Dublin Bus and it's on offer in Irish Rail that board members would reduce their fees and reduce their remuneration, so it does jar with that" he said of Mr Mueller's package
The head of Dublin's traffic corps, Chief Supt Aidan Reid said: "Significant progress has been made in reducing the number of road fatalities. However, when we analyse the tragic year-end figure, we can clearly see that pedestrians still remain the most vulnerable."

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No Dart service for Battle of Clontarf festival... [Published Irish Times - 8 hours ago]
More than 40,000 spectators to attend Battle of... [Published Irish Independent - 12 hours ago]
Autistic boy (9) in bus stand-off over helper dog [Published Evening Herald - Apr 14 2014]
Bus firms facing threat of action over privatis... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 14 2014]
Chain reaction [Published Irish Independent - Apr 13 2014]
Video: Check out this brilliant Dublin Bus paro... [Published JOE.ie - Apr 12 2014]
Groups urged to enter Dublin Bus Community Spir... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 12 2014]
CEO Mueller's €1.5m pay package 'jars' – Varadkar [Published Irish Independent - Apr 11 2014]
A Guide to Pulling in Dublin [Published Oxygen - Apr 09 2014]
Man accused of swinging meat cleaver at bus driver [Published Evening Herald - Apr 09 2014]
Reduced fares, like: Leap Card comes to bus ser... [Published TheJournal.ie - Apr 09 2014]
CCTV evidence requested in Dublin Bus meat clea... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 08 2014]
Luas Services resume following fatal accident o... [Published Inside Ireland - Apr 07 2014]
Pedestrian killed as Luas and car crash [Published Irish Times - Apr 07 2014]
Woman killed in accident involving Luas [Published Irish Independent - Apr 07 2014]
Woman dies in tragic Luas accident [Published Irish Mirror - Apr 07 2014]
Traffic chaos as accident sees major Luas disru... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 07 2014]
Dublin on a Budget [Published About - Apr 06 2014]
Pedestrians make up nearly 40pc of fatalities o... [Published Evening Herald - Apr 05 2014]
Letters: We must move from organ donor cards to... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 05 2014]
Dooley demands answers on future of rail services [Published Fianna Fail - Apr 04 2014]
Fine Gael and Labour ministers set for clash ov... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 04 2014]
Varadkar ‘loves railways’ but warns Irish Rail ... [Published Irish Times - Apr 03 2014]
No additional rail funding, says Varadkar [Published RTE Online - Apr 03 2014]
Leo Varadkar: 'I'm romantic. I love the railway... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 03 2014]
Coach & Bus Show 2014 Launched by Transport Min... [Published Fleet Transport - Apr 03 2014]
Clonskeagh office block on the market seeking €... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 03 2014]
Varadkar's plan to close railways [Published Irish Independent - Apr 03 2014]
500 global warriors gear up for 'bloody battle' [Published Evening Herald - Apr 02 2014]
Family appeal - have you seen Patrick? [Published Ballymoney Times - Mar 31 2014]
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