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War of words exchanged between two schools' gangs on Snapchat prior to assault in Ashbourne

GARDAÍ BELIEVE A fight between two groups of teenagers – which left a boy with facial injuries – was arranged on social media after a number of so-called ‘call-out’ videos. 

Officers are now in the process of liaising with secondary schools in Ashbourne, County Meath, as well as ...

2019-03-14 07:55 open_in_new
Taoiseach confirms backing for new €320m runway at Dublin Airport

TAOISEACH LEO VARADKAR has told the Dáil that the Cabinet has thrown its weight behind plans for a new runway at Dublin Airport.

DAA has been pushing for a new €320 million runway which it says is necessary to develop the airport into an international travel hub.

Speaking in the ...

2019-03-06 16:10 open_in_new
Boy seriously injured after 'pre-arranged' fight among teenagers

A TEENAGE BOY was seriously injured after being assaulted by another young male over the weekend.

Gardaí attended the incident at Airside Retail Park in Swords in Dublin at about 1.30am on Sunday.

The injured boy was taken to Beaumont Hospital. No arrests have been made and ...

2019-03-04 13:46 open_in_new
Burger chain Five Guys is opening a joint in Swords Pavilions' new 'restaurant quarter'

MUCH-HYPED AMERICAN BURGER chain Five Guys and pizzeria Milano will open branches in a new ‘restaurant quarter’ in the Pavilions Shopping Centre, Swords.

Retail property firm Hammerson, IPUT and Irish Life, joint owners of the Dublin shopping outlet, have announced that the ...

2019-02-18 11:40 open_in_new