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#Dublin 8

# dublin-8 - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Garda hospitalised after being dragged by car during pursuit in Dublin city last night
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

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

Aug 1st 2019, 2:24 PM 76,441 Views 39 Comments

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
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

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

Jun 26th 2019, 7:55 AM 37,563 Views 20 Comments

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
# The Liberties
# The Liberties

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

Feb 16th 2019, 4:45 PM 30,280 Views 61 Comments

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
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

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

Jan 26th 2019, 6:00 AM 31,882 Views 14 Comments

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 8
# Dublin 8

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

Nov 24th 2018, 6:00 AM 15,399 Views 14 Comments

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
# Merchants Quay
# Merchants Quay

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

Sep 9th 2018, 10:59 AM 27,292 Views 24 Comments

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
# Story Of My Pub
# Story Of My Pub

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

Aug 1st 2018, 4:08 PM 6,485 Views 1 Comment

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
# Investigation
# Investigation

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

Mar 22nd 2018, 6:08 AM 21,553 Views 5 Comments

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
# Kilmainham
# Kilmainham

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

Mar 18th 2018, 7:53 AM 15,571 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Tyrone Place
# Tyrone Place

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

Mar 9th 2018, 6:44 PM 19,801 Views 0 Comments

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
# Culture Magazine
# Culture Magazine

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

Dec 21st 2017, 9:53 AM 3,038 Views 0 Comments

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
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

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

Jul 28th 2017, 7:33 PM 18,463 Views 0 Comments

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
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man slashed in the face in afternoon attack on Vicar Street

May 17th 2017, 7:04 PM 27,355 Views 16 Comments

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
# Concentrated
# Concentrated

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

Dec 5th 2016, 8:34 PM 23,013 Views 0 Comments

The say the new centre will compound existing problems.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Missing man Diarmuid Lawlor found safe and well
# Synge Street
# Synge Street

Missing man Diarmuid Lawlor found safe and well

Nov 5th 2016, 7:10 AM 19,567 Views 7 Comments

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
# Bridgefoot Street.
# Bridgefoot Street.

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

Jul 1st 2016, 7:31 PM 127,677 Views 123 Comments

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

# dublin-8 - Saturday 20 February, 2016

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

14 of the most Dublin 8 things that have ever happened

Feb 20th 2016, 9:30 AM 15,900 Views 2 Comments

Never change, D8.

# dublin-8 - Monday 15 February, 2016

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

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

Feb 15th 2016, 1:26 PM 95,012 Views 114 Comments

Uniformed gardaí were on patrol in the area all morning.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 7 February, 2016

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

This popular Greystones pizza truck is moving into Dublin city centre

Feb 7th 2016, 10:52 AM 8,201 Views 2 Comments

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
# Missing
# Missing

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

Jan 29th 2016, 7:58 PM 18,776 Views 4 Comments

A new image of Christina Lavin has been released.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Dublin Christmas market told it CAN'T use old John Player factory
# Up In Smoke
# Up In Smoke

Dublin Christmas market told it CAN'T use old John Player factory

Dec 2nd 2015, 4:05 PM 33,861 Views 33 Comments

With just nine days to go, organisers have appealed for help.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Man (21) fatally stabbed at flats in Dublin's south inner city
# Oliver Bond Flats
# Oliver Bond Flats

Man (21) fatally stabbed at flats in Dublin's south inner city

Nov 1st 2015, 8:17 AM 31,333 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# dublin-8 - Friday 31 July, 2015

Gardaí look for witnesses after two serious assaults
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí look for witnesses after two serious assaults

Jul 31st 2015, 1:31 PM 29,959 Views 22 Comments

Three men were stabbed in one incident.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Missing man with Down syndrome found safe and well
# David Dempsey
# David Dempsey

Missing man with Down syndrome found safe and well

Jul 28th 2015, 4:35 PM 20,217 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí thanked the public for their help.

# dublin-8 - Monday 27 July, 2015

This fox was spotted trapped and scared in a Dublin 8 basement this morning
# Madra Rua
From The Daily Edge
# Madra Rua

This fox was spotted trapped and scared in a Dublin 8 basement this morning

Jul 27th 2015, 11:14 AM 6,590 Views 3 Comments

The DSPCA has some simple advice.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Homeless charity forced to shut down its Sunday free meals service
# Outbreaks Of Violence
# Outbreaks Of Violence

Homeless charity forced to shut down its Sunday free meals service

May 23rd 2015, 8:30 AM 18,157 Views 9 Comments

Fights broke out and bottles were thrown at ‘The Mendo’ in Dublin’s south inner city.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Dublin's Viking Splash Tours are heading for Europe...
# Cover Your Ears
# Cover Your Ears

Dublin's Viking Splash Tours are heading for Europe...

May 7th 2015, 6:04 AM 16,357 Views 15 Comments

AAAAARRRRGGGHHHH!

# dublin-8 - Friday 27 February, 2015

Anti-school graffiti in Dublin 8 is dripping with irony
# Shcool
From The Daily Edge
# Shcool

Anti-school graffiti in Dublin 8 is dripping with irony

Feb 27th 2015, 7:30 PM 6,738 Views 1 Comment

I believe the children are the future…

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Dublin 8 resident loses the rag with litter dumping neighbours
# Rubbish Behaviour
From The Daily Edge
# Rubbish Behaviour

Dublin 8 resident loses the rag with litter dumping neighbours

Jan 28th 2015, 5:59 PM 38,994 Views 56 Comments

They’ve had enough.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Gardaí release man held over Dublin 'fireball' explosion
# Long Lane
# Long Lane

Gardaí release man held over Dublin 'fireball' explosion

Oct 15th 2014, 9:28 AM 10,093 Views 4 Comments

The man, aged in his 20s, was arrested in the city yesterday morning.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Man arrested over explosion that 'sent fireball up in the air'
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Man arrested over explosion that 'sent fireball up in the air'

Oct 14th 2014, 6:39 PM 9,399 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí, Dublin Fire Brigade and an Army bomb disposal team all attended the scene in the wake of the blast, back in March.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

"What's the fuss about?": Children's Hospital architect says project won't be a problem
# No Hassle
# No Hassle

"What's the fuss about?": Children's Hospital architect says project won't be a problem

Sep 24th 2014, 1:04 PM 13,739 Views 68 Comments

Patients groups have raised concerns about traffic congestion and other problems at the Dublin 8 location.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 5 April, 2014

The Gardaí had some sticky car trouble this morning
# Stuck In The Mud
From The Daily Edge
# Stuck In The Mud

The Gardaí had some sticky car trouble this morning

Apr 5th 2014, 12:30 PM 6,766 Views 3 Comments

The vehicle in question didn’t seem to want to cooperate.

# dublin-8 - Monday 24 February, 2014

9kg of cannabis found after gardaí on routine patrol stop 4x4
# Stop And Search
# Stop And Search

9kg of cannabis found after gardaí on routine patrol stop 4x4

Feb 24th 2014, 8:36 AM 17,225 Views 32 Comments

The drugs were found after the uniformed gardaí stopped and searched the vehicle.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Two men and two women arrested over Lamb Alley assault
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Two men and two women arrested over Lamb Alley assault

Jan 21st 2014, 9:37 AM 9,531 Views 18 Comments

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont hospital.

# dublin-8 - Friday 8 November, 2013

NCAD wants Dublin 8 acknowledged as 'leading cultural and creative quarter'
# Design
# Design

NCAD wants Dublin 8 acknowledged as 'leading cultural and creative quarter'

Nov 8th 2013, 4:17 PM 9,341 Views 37 Comments

The college’s head of design said today that the area’s role in the country’s creative economy must be officially recognised.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Two arrested over fatal shooting at Luas tracks
# Michael Kelly
# Michael Kelly

Two arrested over fatal shooting at Luas tracks

Oct 9th 2013, 2:10 PM 16,347 Views 15 Comments

Michael Kelly was shot dead at the ‘Dry Canal’ as two trams were passing on 15 July.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Appeal over serious assault on 19-year-old woman on Thomas Street
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Appeal over serious assault on 19-year-old woman on Thomas Street

Sep 12th 2013, 5:12 PM 21,464 Views 18 Comments

It happened in the early hours of last Saturday morning. Gardaí are appealing for information, in particular from taxi drivers who may have been in the area.

# dublin-8 - Monday 12 August, 2013

Petition to prevent homeless centre moving next to children's sports club
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Petition to prevent homeless centre moving next to children's sports club

Aug 12th 2013, 6:18 PM 11,546 Views 114 Comments

The Peter McVerry Trust is set to open an emergency homeless centre in the area in place of a safe place for young, homeless people.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Luas passengers who may have witnessed gangland killing asked to contact gardaí
# Michael Kelly
# Michael Kelly

Luas passengers who may have witnessed gangland killing asked to contact gardaí

Aug 6th 2013, 5:16 PM 12,161 Views 27 Comments

Two Luas trams were passing the scene when 27-year-old Michael Kelly was gunned down at the Grand Canal last month.