'I can't get a job with my Finglas accent' - Connected's Elayne Harrington aka ... - Irish Independent
'I can't get a job with my Finglas accent' - Connected's Elayne Harrington aka ...
"I live in D8 but I haven't shed my roots but the reason why my accent changes is because you can't get a job if you sound like you're from Finglas." The 26-year-old is known for her activism and was one of 20 arrested following protests during the ...
Man due for court in connection with €60000 Finglas drugs haul
A man is due in court in Dublin this morning charged in connection with a drug seizure worth more than €60,000 in Finglas. Gardaí backed up the Garda Dog Unit searched a house in Berryfield Drive yesterday morning at 10.30am. Cannabis herb and ...
Garda dogs help find cocaine and cannabis in Finglas house
Two arrested after Dublin drug seizure
Dublin man in court after €63k drugs find
Schoolboy fighting for his life after horror fall from bridge onto busy road ...
A schoolboy is fighting for his life after he fell from a bridge this afternoon. The 14-year-old fell from the flyover at Finglas village in Dublin onto the N2 northbound as he returned from school at 4pm. The young boy was brought to Temple Street ...
Gardaí investigate after boy (14) seriously injured in fall from bridge
VIDEO: Dramatic scenes as four arrested during tense horse rescue
The incident occurred on Tuesday afternoon in the Cappagh Green area of Finglas, in the north of the city. It's believed the incident arose during a Dublin City Council operation to remove horses from the area. Tensions heightened during the operation ...
Council raids tyre stockpiles in bid for safe Halloween night
The Otherworld Festival village has been set up in Ballymun Plaza, and in Finglas a parade of the walking dead will leave from the Civic Centre at 6pm. In East Wall there will be a magical hocus pocus dance at the East Wall Recreation Centre from 7.15pm.
I wish I'd gone to jail sooner, says boy racer
Richards, of St Canice's Square, Finglas, admitted before Blanchardstown District Court to failing to stop a vehicle at Cappagh Road in Finglas last January 10. He also admitted to two counts of dangerous driving at Dunsink Avenue and Dunsink Drive ...
Crokes' win should help refresh Dublin
If you take just Tallaght and Finglas alone - just two areas of Dublin - that's one senior hurler out of around 120,000 people. "If Dublin really want to start reaching All-Ireland hurling finals and winning them, they have to start finding players ...
More than 100000 expected to gather for local protests
In Dublin, these include Cabra, Clondalkin, Coolock, Crumlin, Donaghmede/Kilbarrack, Donnybrook, Donnycarney, Drimnagh, Dun Laoghaire, Dundrum, Finglas, Greenhills, Harold's Cross, North Stand Road, Pearse Street, Rialto, Ringsend, Tallaght, ...
Man dies after being stabbed over suspected €100 drugs debt
The victim, understood to be from Finglas, was stabbed multiple times in an altercation at an apartment block in Larch Hill, Santry, north Dublin at about 3pm . Another man in his early 20s, also from the Finglas area, was later arrested not far from ...
Soccer fan stabbed to death over €100 debt hours after booking trip to crunch ...
Dad (29) stabbed as killers fled scene laughing
Man charged with murder of father (29) in north Dublin
Warning on injuries caused by Halloween bonfires
The Ballymun Otherworld Festival starts at 5.30pm with a parade and culminates in a firework display over the Plunkett Tower, the last remaining tower block in the area. Other events include Finglas Fright Night at the Finglas Civic Centre, Mellowes ...