THE PSNI HAS issued a gas leak alert for the town of Comber, Co Down. The Newtownards Road in the town has been closed and motorists are advised to use the bypass instead until the alert has been lifted.
# alert - Today’s News
Rain or shine (and it’s mostly rain) there are some things we know will always happen in Ireland.
# alert - Wednesday 22 April, 2015
The FBI have told airlines in the US to watch for signs their planes are being hacked – by people logged onto any onboard internet service.
# alert - Tuesday 24 March, 2015
Most of the products originated in China.
# alert - Thursday 5 March, 2015
With more smart devices trying to become mainstream, the only way we’ll learn how to protect them is when a major incident occurs.
# alert - Wednesday 21 January, 2015
A policewoman and four people were killed in a hostage drama at a Jewish supermarket two weeks ago.
# alert - Monday 8 September, 2014
Latest: Police have performed a controlled explosion.
# alert - Saturday 30 August, 2014
Ashya King, who has a brain tumour, was taken from hospital by his father, Brett King. He is now believed to be with his family in Spain.
# alert - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
There is currently an orange alert in place indicating an increased potential of an eruption.
# alert - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Notice has been issued for customers of the Kildysart and Coolmeen public water supplies.
# alert - Saturday 7 June, 2014
Education Minister Ruairí Quinn admitted that the current advice system for schools may need to be updated.
# alert - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
In the Dáil, the Taoiseach said the anti-Semitic material sent to Shatter’s home was “a new low”. Several members of the gardaí and the Defence Forces were on the scene in Ballinteer, south Dublin earlier today.
# alert - Thursday 13 February, 2014
The EC has confirmed that guidelines for connected cars, which will alert drivers to traffic jams and accidents, have been adopted and issued.
# alert - Tuesday 24 December, 2013
The latest alert happened yesterday, at a house in Tallaght.
# alert - Monday 25 November, 2013
Streets are closed as PSNI officers inspect a suspect car.
# alert - Saturday 12 October, 2013
With gusts of up to 240 kilometres per hour, the cyclone may be the most powerful to hit the area since 1999, when more than 8,000 people were killed.
# alert - Monday 26 August, 2013
A Defence Forces spokesperson confirmed that there is concern over a possible chemical substance in the Churchtown area.
# alert - Wednesday 21 August, 2013
Japan is worried about its international reputation following the leak.
# alert - Friday 2 August, 2013
Earlier the State Department announced it would be closing an unspecified number of embassies around the world this Sunday as a precautionary step.
# alert - Thursday 1 August, 2013
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# alert - Tuesday 30 July, 2013
# alert - Friday 26 July, 2013
Hard Working Class Heroes is Ireland’s annual showcase and conference to get young Irish talent on the road to music success.
# alert - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
An earlier disruption had stopped services between the Point and Smithfield.
# alert - Monday 8 July, 2013
HSE will inform affected patients by letter within the next few days.
# alert - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
British police are reviewing security plans for Sunday’s London Marathon, which is the next major international race.
# alert - Friday 8 March, 2013
Residents had to leave their homes during a security alert at Lenadoon Avenue, where the bombs were found.
# alert - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
The PSNI has closed parts of two roads due to an ongoing security operation on Lenadoon Avenue, they said this evening.
# alert - Saturday 15 December, 2012
A flooding alert remains in place for this weekend, after flooding was reported in Waterford, Cork and Clontarf yesterday.
# alert - Thursday 13 December, 2012
The tide levels are expected to be “extremely high” tomorrow, leading to Dublin City Council closing flood gates and placing sandbags in some areas.
# alert - Friday 14 September, 2012
The bank has named six firms which have been offering services in Ireland but who don’t have the required authorisation.
# alert - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
High winds and heavy rain are forecast from early tomorrow morning, and could create dangerous conditions.
Member states have to draw up emergency plans for areas surrounding industrial plants who work with large quantities of dangerous substances.
# alert - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
Residents had to leave their homes during a security alert in Mallusk Gardens today.
# alert - Saturday 30 June, 2012
And what should potato-growers do in response? TheJournal.ie takes a look…
# alert - Monday 25 June, 2012
# alert - Thursday 31 May, 2012
The Defence Forces’ bomb disposal team made safe and analysed the device at the Sinn Féin TD’s office in Dublin’s North Strand.
# alert - Monday 28 May, 2012
Consumers are being warned not to buy meat from unauthorised sources after around 1 tonne of beef – which could pose a health risk – was stolen from a Dublin warehouse.
# alert - Wednesday 23 May, 2012
A can with the word ‘bomb’ written on it was found on board the plane after it had taken off from Melbourne for Mauritius.
# alert - Monday 14 May, 2012
# alert - Tuesday 24 April, 2012
It is estimated it will take around two years for Dublin’s flood works to be completed – one TD tells TheJournal.ie he is hopeful everything be completed without delays and there won’t be a repeat of October 2011’s flooding.
# alert - Friday 11 March, 2011
Indonesia is in a state of high alert, as the tsunami makes its way towards the shore. It’s expected to hit at 11am Irish time.