On Air Now Tommy Greene Noon - 4:00pm Email
Now Playing In The Air Tonight Phil Collins Download

Racist Incident At Bray Dart Station Among 10 Similar Complaints Lodged With Irish Rail

Irish Rail is condemning complaints of serious racial abuse on its trains and DART stations,  including an incident on the Rosslare service and a separate incident at Bray DART Station.

According to documents released under the Freedom of Information Act, it has received ten written complaints of racial abuse over the past 18 months, including five since March. 

A man allegedly entered into a racist tirade on a train near Drogheda, saying he hated 'foreigners' and 'black people.'

Irish Rail's Barry Kenny condemns the behaviour, but says the problem isn't widespread.

Redacted complaints below.


More from East Coast FM Wicklow News


  • Dave Harrington

    4:00pm - 8:00pm

    East Coast Drive

  • Love Songs on the COAST

    8:00pm - 10:00pm

    Love Songs on the Coast with Traic Ó'Braonáin

  • East Coast FM

    10:00pm - 1:00am

    Love Songs on the Coast

Co Wicklow Weather

  • Bray

    Light rain

    High: 16°C | Low: 9°C

  • Wicklow

    Low-level cloud

    High: 16°C | Low: 9°C

  • Arklow

    Light rain

    High: 17°C | Low: 7°C

  • Blessington

    Low-level cloud

    High: 16°C | Low: 5°C

  • Baltinglass

    Low-level cloud

    High: 17°C | Low: 7°C

Listen Live Listen