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# city-hall - Monday 7 October, 2019

Jennifer Arcuri says any private life she had with Boris Johnson is 'no one's business'

The US businesswoman was reportedly given over €141,000 in public money by Johnson when he was in City Hall.

# city-hall - Monday 15 October, 2018

Body of man (20s) discovered at Galway's City Hall

The discovery of the body was made at City Hall on College Road at around 9.30am this morning.

# city-hall - Friday 1 December, 2017

'It's a show of solidarity': Pride flag set to fly over Dublin City Hall next summer

The vote is to happen on Monday.

# city-hall - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Catalan flag step closer to flying over City Hall after Dublin City councillors vote in favour of motion

Earlier this year, Dublin City councillors voted to fly the Palestinian flag over City Hall as a gesture of solidarity.

Poll: Should the Catalan flag be flown over Dublin's City Hall? What Do You Think This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Catalan flag be flown over Dublin's City Hall?

A vote will be held this morning on whether the flag should be flown as a gesture of solidarity.

# city-hall - Monday 2 October, 2017

Sinn Féin councillor climbs City Hall with Catalonia flag at Dublin demo

Councillor Chris Andrews told that it was a “spur of the moment” thing.

# city-hall - Friday 16 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge The bat signal was beamed over LA last night as a lovely tribute to Adam West Gotham City PD

# city-hall - Friday 14 April, 2017

Former British soldiers rally against prosecution of retired officers for Troubles-related killings

The veteran’s protest is against what it alleges is a “legal witch hunt” against former soldiers who served during the Troubles.

# city-hall - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Dubliners, this is your chance to 'talk to Joe' about violent crime in the city

The RTÉ broadcaster is to chair a public meeting next week.

# city-hall - Monday 12 September, 2016

Flag flying at half mast at Limerick City Hall for Ailish Sheehan

The champion Irish rower died last week after an accident in Poland.

# city-hall - Monday 13 June, 2016

Thousands turn out for "rainbow vigil" in Dublin to honour those killed in Orlando shooting

A large crowd – some draped in rainbow flags and holding balloons and other items – gathered at about 7pm this evening for the vigil.

# city-hall - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Sinn Féin councillor assaulted on bus during hate crime incident

Mary Ellen Campbell attempted to break up an incident involving a couple from Poland.

# city-hall - Monday 9 March, 2015

Council meeting called off AGAIN as protester refuses to leave chamber

The People’s Convention are in a row with the council over posters. One member of the group wouldn’t leave this evening, and the meeting was cancelled.

# city-hall - Saturday 29 November, 2014

'We won't pay': Protesters gather outside Irish Water HQ

There are also protests in Limerick, Galway, Cork and elsewhere.

# city-hall - Monday 13 October, 2014

These historic photos of Dublin are great

A new book juxtaposes modern and historic scenes in the capital.

# city-hall - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

The Gardaí are set to ramp up efforts to keep the capital's elderly safe

Dublin City Council and Age Friendly Ireland have teamed up to try and improve the lives of Dublin’s elderly.

# city-hall - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Open Thread: Nominations for a WOMAN to receive the Freedom of Dublin, please!

There have been no female recipients of the award since 2000, when Aung San Suu Kyi was honoured.

# city-hall - Saturday 10 May, 2014

"End rent allowance discrimination": Families to protest over homelessness in Dublin

The two families say that high rents and abuse of the system are forcing people into homelessness.

# city-hall - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The42 Something tells us there may be only 500 days to the Rugby World Cup Massive Clue

Something tells us there may be only 500 days to the Rugby World Cup

Our rugby senses are tingling.

# city-hall - Saturday 12 April, 2014

The people's poles: Local election candidates want more poster time

Established parties have an unfair advantage heading into the May 23 election, the ‘People’s Candidates’ group is arguing.

# city-hall - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

'They've been preparing freshly baked biscuits': When Michael D met Boris Johnson (video)

London Mayor Boris Johnson had a unique way of greeting the President at City Hall in London this afternoon.

# city-hall - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Man arrested on suspicion of terrorist activity in Carrickfergus

The 42-year-old was arrested by officers investigating the Union Jack flag protests. To date, over 180 people have been charged as part of the investigation.

# city-hall - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Dublin takes part in worldwide Persian festival for first time

Nowruz is a traditional festival to mark spring – and last night people from Ireland’s Afghan, Azerbaijani, Baha’I, Iranian, Kazakh, Kurdish and Turkish communities all gathered to celebrate it.

# city-hall - Friday 1 March, 2013

200 take part in Belfast union flag protest

The protest took place at Belfast City Hall, with some protesters then travelling to Stormont for a peaceful protest.

# city-hall - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Column: Why are loyalists so angry about a flag?

The furious protests in Belfast are born primarily of the hurt of abandonment, writes Michael Anderson.

# city-hall - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

PHOTOS: 14 police officers injured in Belfast protests over Union flag

A group of angry protesters clashed with police outside Belfast City Hall last night as the council voted to reduce the number of days the Union flag flies outside the building.

# city-hall - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

From The42 Rio 2016: Favela dwellers face eviction as Olympic highway is planned Clear Out

Rio 2016: Favela dwellers face eviction as Olympic highway is planned

“Our government wants to act like Robin Hood, but the other way around,” says one resident, “take from the poor to give to the rich.”

# city-hall - Friday 17 February, 2012

Sinn Féin councillors support Belfast Diamond Jubilee events

Sinn Féin members told a council meeting that they would support the celebrations, including a Big Sunday Lunch and a tea dance.

# city-hall - Sunday 29 January, 2012

300 people arrested at Occupy protests in California

Demonstrators burned an American flag in a city hall after police fired tear gas and bean bags to disperse the crowds.

# city-hall - Monday 5 December, 2011

Dublin councillors reject flood defence plan for Clontarf

The plan was unanimously rejected at a Council meeting this evening after several thousand residents of the Dublin suburb objected to the controversial plan.

# city-hall - Sunday 4 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Woman could face charges after slamming dead raccoon against window Anger Management

Woman could face charges after slamming dead raccoon against window

Police in Vermont say the woman left the raccoon’s body outside City Hall before walking off one morning two weeks ago.

# city-hall - Monday 28 November, 2011

Protesters defy deadline at Occupy LA

The protesters have so far defied an order from the city’s mayor to move on from outside the City Hall, where they have been camped for the past two months.