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RahenyInformer 15,000 copies delivered monthly February 2011 • Unit 38, Northwood Court, Santry, Dublin 9 • Tel: 01 813 8786 • Email: • Web: Raheny • Clontarf • Dollymount • Artane • Killester • Kilbarrack • Edenmore Ex railway worker's Running for Autism Raheny safety fears A former Iarnród Éireann Safety Inspector has warned that a 'serious pile up' could occur at Raheny train station if officials don't act soon. The ex-senior rail official conBy Edward Diggins tacted The Raheny Informer is concerned about what he says are the some are in a serious state and may dangerous condition of the out- not safe for public use. bound tracks at Raheny train sta‘The really worrying thing is that tion. four of them are within a couple of ‘I feel a serious pile up will hap- yards of each other,’ he added. pen. I have never seen so many ‘The necessary parts to hold the damaged parts so close to each rails to the sleepers are a concern other,’ said the source. also as three of them are bent and three are missing completely.' Serious state The ex-official said he noticed ‘I discovered five broken con- the damage as he walks by the crete sleepers just under the bridge, route three times a week. some split right down the middle, ‘In my time, inspectors were supposed to walk three miles of rail and back every second day and defects found would be sprayed to show exactly where they were. Free Business Standard supplement Investigate When contacted by The Informer, Iarnród Éireann said that they would investigate the matter immediately and take the necessary action with the assistance of their regional manager. A full check of the section of track just under the bridge at the station was due to take place at the first available moment and any issues would be clarified immediately. Centre Pages Lisa Duffy and Karen Koster are looking forward to taking part in  the annual Flora Women’s Mini Marathon in Dublin on Monday 6th June 2011 and are inviting other women to come out and join them to raise funds for Irish Autism Action. Registrations for sponsorship cards can be taken through See Karen Koster Interview in the Business Standard supplement - centre pages Local Business Personal Ads are on the Back Page New! - Page 24 Getting Fit BOOTCAMP “MAKING FITNESS FUN” ChAllENGING & MoTIvATIoNAl ENvIroNMENT SUITAblE To All FITNESS lEvElS. CIrCUIT TrAINING-boxING-STroNGMAN-AErobIC DrIllS • Free NutritioNal GuidaNce • • iNdoor local VeNue • competitiVe Fees • coNVeNieNt times • PILATES boDy CoNDITIoNING & ToNING, CorE STrENGThENING deep abdomiNal, back & pelVic Floor muscles. iNcreased Flexibility & improVed posture. deep breathiNG aNd de-stress beNeFits. post Natal FitNess - recommeNded BOOKING NOW FOR EVENING & MORNING CLASSES CAll US or vISIT oUr WEbSITE For MorE DETAIlS Tel Derry: 085 713 1417. Email: streNGth & coNditioNiNG coach - picp; phi & Ntc certiFied pilates iNstructor Time to turn off the red light? Opinion Page 3

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