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# dublin-8 - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Gardaí seize over 2,400 fireworks at premises in Dublin

Over 2,400 fireworks worth approximately €1,800 were discovered and seized.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Gardaí and Council following definite line of inquiry in Oliver Bond Street party investigation

It’s understood the organisers of the party do not live in the flats and that drugs were widely available on the night.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

Teenage boy appears in court in relation to murder of man in Kilmainham

A man’s body was discovered in a laneway in Dublin 8 yesterday.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Debunked: No, council staff have not been banned from entering a flats complex in Dublin because of Covid

The claim, which is being shared in a voice memo on WhatsApp, is not true.

# dublin-8 - Friday 12 June, 2020

Man missing from Dublin 8 found safe and well

Aaron Healy had been was last seen on Wednesday, 3 June.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

War of Independence mills grenade made safe after being found in Dublin canal

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit was called to the scene.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Gardaí say Grand Canal crime has 'dramatically declined', despite latest violent incident

Gardaí said they will continue to monitor the situation.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Dublin 8 crime spike as locals claim 'racist gangs' are selling drugs and stealing cars

Residents say they fear for their children’s safety.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Man's jaw broken in attack at Luas anti-social blackspot

The man suffered injuries to his face and body and received a broken jaw.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

'Its reuse is of critical importance': Developer set to lodge planning for Player Wills site in coming weeks

The Player Wills Factory site on Dublin’s South Circular Road covers 9.33 hectares of prime city centre land.

# dublin-8 - Monday 6 January, 2020

Dublin City Council moves to repossess historic Iveagh Markets

DCC has said it is “terminating” contact with Businessman Martin Keane regarding The Markets’ redevelopment.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Gardaí confirm extra patrols along parts of Grand Canal after recent assaults

Gardaí said these beats around Inchicore and Bluebell will continue in the run up to Christmas.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Man escapes after cash-in-transit van robbed in Dublin

The incident took place at 5.20am.

# dublin-8 - Friday 25 October, 2019

Man who was charged over gunpoint robbery near Guinness Storehouse is denied bail

Paul Heaney handed himself in to gardaí following the incident.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Gardaí investigate after tourist robbed by 'man with gun' in Dublin city

The incident was highlighted on today’s Liveline programme on RTÉ Radio One.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

High Court proceedings taken by Dublin residents against children's hospital building firm

The residents claimed their homes were damaged as a result of construction works.

# dublin-8 - Monday 16 September, 2019

368-bedroom student apartment block likened to 'boutique hotel' planned for Dublin's Liberties

3,888 student bed-spaces are already planned within 1km of the site.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Dublin's Iveagh Markets are in an 'advanced state of dereliction' after years of 'serious neglect'

Repairs on the Edwardian building could cost €13 million, a Dublin City Council report has said.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Concerns of over-development in Dublin 8 as 'Docklands-style makeover' proposed

Dublin 8 locals have watched student accommodation and development across historic areas like Thomas Street.

# dublin-8 - Monday 5 August, 2019

'Players Please': Locals highlight history of Dublin 8 factory as redevelopment looms

Plans for the Player Wills Factory in Dublin 8 include building 1,400 new apartments.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Garda hospitalised after being dragged by car during pursuit in Dublin city last night

Gardaí said two men were arrested following the incident which happened at around 11.45pm last night on Luke’s Avenue, Dublin 8.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Man arrested after woman (30s) dies in stabbing incident overnight in Dublin

The scene remains closed off and a number of traffic diversions are in place.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Dublin 8 locals protest Harry Crosbie's Vicar Street Hotel development

Dublin City Council gave the green light to the 185-bedroom hotel last month.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 26 January, 2019

'A spotlight on vacancy': Dublin 8 locals gather to protest vacant former factory

The Player Wills Factory site on Dublin’s South Circular Road covers 9.33 hectares of prime city centre land.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 24 November, 2018

'We need more of this, not less': Liberties locals up in arms over plans to 'bulldoze' allotments and community garden

Dublin City Council says it is ‘difficult’ to find an alternative spot for the allotment holders.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Man stabbed on O'Donovan Rossa Bridge in Dublin city centre

Officers said that a 29-year-old man was injured at around 11.45pm.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

'It's a proper Dublin institution': How Fallon's in Dublin 8 has survived for 400 years

The magic of the place that absolutely nobody calls ‘The Capstan Bar’.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Hundreds of Dublin residents without power and water 'for up to 7 days' due to basement fire

Gardaí are investigating the fire, which has started in the basement of the Rialto block on Monday evening.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Woman due in court after €1.4 million worth of drugs found in Dublin

The 32-year-old woman was arrested after the haul in Friday night.

# dublin-8 - Friday 9 March, 2018

Man charged over fire that hospitalised woman and three children described as suffering from 'psychosis'

A man in his 20s has been charged in relation to the incident.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 21 December, 2017

'Some people think it's trendspotting. It is in its b*****ks': How beloved Dublin boozer MVP came to be

The dog-friendly pub that specialises in cocktails and spuds.

# dublin-8 - Friday 28 July, 2017

Residents who claimed their properties were damaged by children's hospital construction settle case

No details of the settlement agreement were revealed in open court and the terms of the resolution are confidential.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Man slashed in the face in afternoon attack on Vicar Street

The incident happened at 12.30pm this afternoon.

# dublin-8 - Monday 5 December, 2016

Dublin locals objecting to homeless hostel say there are already 12 nearby

The say the new centre will compound existing problems.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Missing man Diarmuid Lawlor found safe and well

He had been missing for a week.

# dublin-8 - Friday 1 July, 2016

Man dies after being shot in the head in Dublin's inner city

A stolen car was also found burnt out a short distance from the scene.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 of the most Dublin 8 things that have ever happened D8

# dublin-8 - Monday 15 February, 2016

Gardaí maintain presence in Dublin 8 as David Byrne funeral takes place

Uniformed gardaí were on patrol in the area all morning.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 7 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This popular Greystones pizza truck is moving into Dublin city centre Gaillot And Gray

This popular Greystones pizza truck is moving into Dublin city centre

Gaillot & Gray are moving into an actual building as well.

# dublin-8 - Friday 29 January, 2016

Gardaí renew appeal for public's help in finding missing 59-year-old woman

A new image of Christina Lavin has been released.

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