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# Capel Street

Last week
10th September 2023 - 23rd September 2023
One person dies after fire breaks out on Dublin city centre street
Fire services evacuated people from the building this afternoon.
This year
Around 100 skeletal remains found in burial sites during excavations for new Dublin hotel
Around 100 skeletal remains from the Middle Ages were discovered in an area around Capel Street where St Mary’s Abbey once stood.
Last year
Dublin City Council committee votes to make Capel Street permanently closed to cars
Dublin City Council made the street traffic free in May of this year.
Chinese ‘police station’ in Dublin ordered to close
The Department of Foreign Affairs said no request had been made to open the facility in advance.
Capel Street public consultation shows vast majority support pedestrianisation
The survey found that people want more greening and seating on the street and measures to slow down cyclists.
Capel Street in Dublin named as one of the 'coolest streets' in the world
The northside street came 22nd in Time Out magazine’s list.
Business owners divided over Capel Street pedestrianisation today
Lord Mayor of Dublin, Alison Gilliland, addressed some of the fears business owners on the street may have.
Capel Street set to be pedestrianised from next month
The street will be blocked off by bollards, but delivery vehicles will be able to access the street between 6am and 11am.
All time
Eight in ten people want Capel Street fully pedestrianised, survey finds
Dublin City Council ran a pedestrianisation trial on Parliament Street and Capel Street in recent months.
Dublin City Council received 7,000 submissions about traffic-free streets initiative
Dublin City Council closed off two Dublin Street to traffic to facilitate outdoor dining
Public consultation launched on traffic-free trial of two Dublin streets
Dublin City Council has been running a pedestrianisation trial on Parliament Street and Capel Street.
Council extends traffic-free trial of two Dublin streets for four more weeks after backlash
Many Dubliners strongly opposed the end of a pedestrianisation trial on Parliament Street and Capel Street.
Gardaí to view CCTV after homophobic graffiti daubed near popular Dublin bar
The incident happened overnight.
Traffic-free trial of Capel St and Parliament St to begin in Dublin this evening
The two streets, along with sections of several surrounding streets, are closing to vehicles on weekend evenings.
Council to increase pedestrianised space on Dublin's Capel Street, asks public for feedback
If approved, the Council said works will begin later this month.
Council refuses planning permission for hotel on Capel Street, says there are 'too many' hotels in Dublin
It is believed to be the first time council planners have cited concerns about the growing number of hotels as a reason to refuse planning permission.
Council seeks operator to create 'tourist attraction' at Dublin's Fruit & Vegetable Market
The market off Capel Street closed in August after 130 years.
€5 million compensation for Smithfield traders ahead of Fruit & Vegetable Market redevelopment
The market off Capel Street is set to be redeveloped as a commercial and retail space.
Three men arrested after alleged assault on Dublin's Capel Street
Two men were taken to the Mater Hospital with facial injuries.
Man arrested after rock thrown through window of Pantibar
A file will be sent to the DPP.
'Real authentic': The restaurants turning Capel Street into Dublin's most exciting food quarter
The street is known for its array of Asian restaurants. So is it ready to outdo the unofficial Chinatown around the corner?
'It's an all too common sight. It's the gradual attrition of historical Dublin'
Dublin Civic Trust says shop fronts on historic streets should be as closely managed as shopping centres.
Jack Nealon's pub on Capel street is closing after over 100 years
The historic bar will shut its doors for good on 17 April.
Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case
An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for the sign citing “cultural significance”.
Panti to "fight tooth and acrylic nail" to save LED Pantibar sign
The backlit sign has fallen foul of planning rules.
This Capel Street bakery is making the most amazing looking cakes
Dublin street reopened to traffic after earlier fire at restaurant
The fire happened in a third floor apartment above the Musashi sushi restaurant close to the quays end of the street.
Why are there disco balls appearing on Dublin road signs?
It’s not because the Gardaí want you to yield for errant partygoers.
Car-free zones in Dublin city centre could include Henry Street area
It’s part of a proposal by the Lord Mayor to temporarily pedestrianise some streets in the city centre one Sunday a month.
Man seriously injured in Dublin city stabbing
Two men were injured in a stabbing incident on Capel Street overnight.
Road closure on Dublin's south quay after pedestrian hit by truck
Bus routes in the city have been affected by the closure.