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Tree down on Green Luas line yesterday


Travel Updates (Luas)

Pic: Luas

National Ploughing tweetz:

The event arena will be open for an extra day on Friday. Wristbands from today (Wednesday) will be valid both Thursday and Friday. See you on site.

Earlier: Ploughing Off


This afternoon.

Ploughing ‘revellers’ slowly make their way out of the site in Screggan, Tullamore, Co Offaly, after it was cancelled earlier today due to Storm Ali.

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Carlow Weather (Alan O’Reilly, him off the telly!) tweetz:

A Ryanair flight from Paris to Dublin circled Dublin then went to Belfast, circled there and now heading for England! #StormAli


He addz:

Power outages spreading across the country now. The fine people at ESB Networks will be busy for a few days after #StormAli and then potential for another stormy day Sunday.


Carlow Weather (Facebook)

Previously: Aaand… He’s Back

This morning.

Storm Ali caused damage at the Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co Offaly.

Organisers are assessing the damage to the site and, as of 10.30am, they said the event will open at 12 noon.




Storm Ali: 140,000 without power as strong winds cancel flights and ferry crossings (Breakingnews.ie)

Earlier: Meanwhile, In Cuffe Street

Pics: Sam Boal/Rollingnews