Judge orders mobile homes to be vacated over fire fears

Court orders 25 adults and children be moved as council concerns fire could spread rapidly from one mobile to another

The scene off Prussia Street this afternoon as notices were posted on the mobile homes. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The scene off Prussia Street this afternoon as notices were posted on the mobile homes. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The High Court has ordered that seven mobile homes occupied by up to 25 adults and children must be immediately vacated and removed from a commercial yard in Dublin due to fire safety fears.

The evidence indicated the situation was “like a bomb about to go off”, Mr Justice Seamus Noonan said.

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