News Alerts

26 Nov 2019 | 11:46 AM UTC

Ireland: Farmers to protest in Dublin November 26

Ireland News Alert

Farmers to protest in Dublin on November 26; transportation disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/26/2019, 12:00 AM until 11/27/2019, 11:59 PM (Europe/Dublin). COUNTRY/REGION Dublin, Merrion Square, Leinster House

Read all related news alert(s):


Independent farmers are set to protest in Dublin on Tuesday, November 26. At least 1000 protesters are expected to gather at Merrion Square from 11:00 (local time) before driving tractors to Leinster House until at least 13:00.

Associated transportation disruptions and a heightened security presence are to be expected in the vicinity of the protest. Roadblocks and residual transportation disruptions cannot be ruled out prior to and following the protest.


Independent farmers are protesting perceived neglect of rural Ireland and demanding government to act on six key issues, regarding a carbon tax, protection of family farms, and reform of state agencies.


Individuals in the Dublin and across Ireland are advised to monitor the situation, avoid all protests and public gatherings, anticipate transportation disruptions, and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news