On Air Now Ryan O'Neill 8:05pm - 10:00pm Email
Now Playing Hello Adele Download

Shane Ross Accused of Failing Commuters On Dublin To Rosslare Rail Line

The Minister for Transport has been criticised for not properly addressing overcrowding issues for commuters using the Dublin to Rosslare rail service passing through Wicklow.

Irish Rail has ordered 41 carriages which will arrive in 2021 however it’s understood that none will be used to provide additional capacity on the service. Currently there are only 5 trains travelling through Wicklow daily with two morning trains between 6 and 7am.

Local TD John Brady says the issue needs to be addressed before it gets any worse.

More from East Coast FM Wicklow News

Later...

Co Wicklow Weather

  • Bray

    Light rain

    High: 13°C | Low: 9°C

  • Wicklow

    Light rain

    High: 14°C | Low: 9°C

  • Arklow

    Sunny intervals

    High: 15°C | Low: 8°C

  • Blessington

    Heavy rain shower

    High: 14°C | Low: 8°C

  • Baltinglass

    Low-level cloud

    High: 15°C | Low: 9°C

Listen Live Listen