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# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 27 April, 2022

Capel Street set to be pedestrianised from next month
# Traffic Free Streets
# Traffic Free Streets

Capel Street set to be pedestrianised from next month

Updated Apr 27th 2022, 3:10 PM 23,622 Views 37 Comments

The street will be blocked off by bollards, but delivery vehicles will be able to access the street between 6am and 11am.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 11 April, 2022

Tánaiste 'shocked and appalled' over suspected homophobic attack on young man in Dublin
# Attack
# Attack

Tánaiste 'shocked and appalled' over suspected homophobic attack on young man in Dublin

Updated Apr 11th 2022, 6:28 PM 39,550 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 20s was attacked on Dame Street, gardaí said.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Mary Lou McDonald lodges appeal over green light for O'Connell and Moore Street redevelopment
# Planning
# Planning

Mary Lou McDonald lodges appeal over green light for O'Connell and Moore Street redevelopment

Feb 10th 2022, 7:39 PM 24,896 Views 48 Comments

A decision is due on the appeals by An Bord Pleanala in June.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 6 June, 2021

Gardaí restrict access to Dublin streets and arrest 10 people for public order incidents
# Bank Holiday
# Bank Holiday

Gardaí restrict access to Dublin streets and arrest 10 people for public order incidents

Jun 6th 2021, 12:47 AM 45,579 Views 96 Comments

Gardaí say they came under fire on South Anne Street and Temple Bar.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 5 June, 2021

Gardaí maintain visible presence in Dublin city centre after public order incidents
# South William Street
# South William Street

Gardaí maintain visible presence in Dublin city centre after public order incidents

Updated Jun 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 114,067 Views 193 Comments
  • Gardaí arrested 14 people, including five juveniles, as violence broke out on the street.
  • Reports from sources that gardaí were attacked with glass bottles has been confirmed by gardaí.
  • One garda was treated in hospital for a leg injury.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 4 June, 2021

Several people arrested amid public order incidents in Dublin city
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Several people arrested amid public order incidents in Dublin city

Jun 4th 2021, 11:26 PM 110,756 Views 119 Comments

Gardaí said they are currently dealing with large crowds in the south of the city centre.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 31 May, 2021

Minister tells councils to put more bins in areas where people are gathering
# Public Spaces
# Public Spaces

Minister tells councils to put more bins in areas where people are gathering

Updated May 31st 2021, 2:24 PM 60,115 Views 116 Comments

Yesterday saw gardaí clear large numbers of people from St Stephen’s Green as crowds gathered for a second night in a row in Dublin city centre.

The Globe bar planned to be turned into retail outlet as An Bord Pleanála approves Central Hotel revamp
# Nightclubs
# Nightclubs

The Globe bar planned to be turned into retail outlet as An Bord Pleanála approves Central Hotel revamp

May 31st 2021, 1:21 PM 30,547 Views 17 Comments

The Rí-Rá nightclub space is to become a ‘speak-easy’ under the approved plans.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 30 May, 2021

CMO Tony Holohan 'absolutely shocked' at Dublin city centre gathering
# South William Street
# South William Street

CMO Tony Holohan 'absolutely shocked' at Dublin city centre gathering

Updated May 30th 2021, 8:00 PM 163,928 Views 321 Comments
  • Tony Holohan tweeted that he saw huge crowds on South William Street and surrounding areas when driving into Dublin yesterday evening.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 22 March, 2021

One hospitalised following clash involving 'large number of youths' on Dublin bridge
# Samuel Beckett Bridge
# Samuel Beckett Bridge

One hospitalised following clash involving 'large number of youths' on Dublin bridge

Mar 22nd 2021, 9:28 PM 88,051 Views 79 Comments

Two large groups of youths charged at each other from opposite sides of the bridge.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Crowds gather for vigil in memory of delivery cyclist killed in Dublin hit-and-run
# Thiago Cortes
# Thiago Cortes

Crowds gather for vigil in memory of delivery cyclist killed in Dublin hit-and-run

Updated Sep 2nd 2020, 7:36 PM 62,194 Views 38 Comments

“He didn’t deserve any of this,” a friend colleague of Thiago Cortes said.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Developer scraps plans for 20-bed apartment block in favour of 111-bed co-living development
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Developer scraps plans for 20-bed apartment block in favour of 111-bed co-living development

Jul 18th 2020, 7:00 AM 61,048 Views 67 Comments

The company also addressed concerns around meeting Covid-19 public health guidelines in co-living buildings.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Government rejected council's request for €6.6m to fund white-water rafting project in Dublin City
# Refused
# Refused

Government rejected council's request for €6.6m to fund white-water rafting project in Dublin City

Jul 16th 2020, 12:05 AM 24,250 Views 32 Comments

More than half of the €22.8m funding for the project was expected to come from grants.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Farmers bring traffic to a standstill as protest reaches Dublin Port
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Farmers bring traffic to a standstill as protest reaches Dublin Port

Updated Jan 16th 2020, 2:15 PM 51,199 Views 145 Comments

Dozens of tractors returned to blockade streets around Leinster House yesterday.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Farmers warn of further 'civil disobedience' as dozens of tractors shut down busy Dublin streets
# Protest
# Protest

Farmers warn of further 'civil disobedience' as dozens of tractors shut down busy Dublin streets

Jan 15th 2020, 4:04 PM 19,713 Views 54 Comments

It follows a similar protest in November when dozens of farmers also arrived on tractors.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 28 November, 2019

'Mini Stonehenge': Utility boxes used to develop Luas don't need planning permission
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

'Mini Stonehenge': Utility boxes used to develop Luas don't need planning permission

Nov 28th 2019, 6:18 PM 29,441 Views 32 Comments

The Dublin Civic Trust described the emergence of the boxes as “appalling.”

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Dublin City Council seizes 57 sandwich boards from businesses in first week of crackdown
# Council Crackdown
# Council Crackdown

Dublin City Council seizes 57 sandwich boards from businesses in first week of crackdown

Sep 10th 2019, 6:20 AM 35,985 Views 65 Comments

So far six of those businesses have paid the €100 removal fee.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 2 September, 2019

Dublin City Council votes to pedestrianise Lower Liffey Street
# Car Free
# Car Free

Dublin City Council votes to pedestrianise Lower Liffey Street

Sep 2nd 2019, 3:03 PM 25,836 Views 51 Comments

It’s estimated that 32,000 pedestrians use the street every day compared with 1,000 cars.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Property owners refused permission to change Dublin city apartments into Airbnb-style lettings

Property owners refused permission to change Dublin city apartments into Airbnb-style lettings

Aug 13th 2019, 7:39 PM 34,604 Views 48 Comments

An Bord Pleanála said granting permission would be contrary to the City Development Plan.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'Government policy is failing': Thousands gather in Dublin to protest against housing crisis
# Raise The Roof
# Raise The Roof

'Government policy is failing': Thousands gather in Dublin to protest against housing crisis

May 18th 2019, 1:52 PM 30,556 Views 143 Comments

Figures show that more than 10,000 people are currently registered as homeless in Ireland.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'

May 15th 2019, 6:59 PM 14,245 Views 102 Comments

Around 100 bikers took part in the demonstration.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident

Updated May 2nd 2019, 5:20 PM 96,111 Views 0 Comments

The street was closed earlier.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 6 April, 2019

'It's really heartbreaking': Dublin apartment owners vow to fight demolition of their homes for Metrolink
# College Gate
# College Gate

'It's really heartbreaking': Dublin apartment owners vow to fight demolition of their homes for Metrolink

Apr 6th 2019, 10:00 PM 55,055 Views 44 Comments

70 city centre apartments are set to be acquired as part of the plans.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 1 April, 2019

Dublin teenager who broke man's front teeth 'to show his friends he was tough' jailed for 18 months
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin teenager who broke man's front teeth 'to show his friends he was tough' jailed for 18 months

Apr 1st 2019, 5:47 PM 41,158 Views 46 Comments

Clayton Brennan assaulted the man in Dublin city centre in April 2016.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 31 December, 2018

Missing teenager found safe and well
# Dublin 1
# Dublin 1

Missing teenager found safe and well

Dec 31st 2018, 4:25 PM 48,399 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí thanked the public for their assistance.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Potential conflict between cyclists and pedestrians cited as College Green plaza plans rejected
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Potential conflict between cyclists and pedestrians cited as College Green plaza plans rejected

Oct 17th 2018, 10:50 AM 19,710 Views 80 Comments

The plans have been the subject of heated debate for some time.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 15 October, 2018

Littering in Ireland's 'neglected' urban areas is rising, according to an annual survey
# IBAL
# IBAL

Littering in Ireland's 'neglected' urban areas is rising, according to an annual survey

Oct 15th 2018, 6:15 AM 10,205 Views 58 Comments

Parts of Galway, Dublin and Cork were more heavily littered than in previous years.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Shane Ross announces €400,000 funding to tackle cyclist safety in Dublin city
# Wheelie Good
# Wheelie Good

Shane Ross announces €400,000 funding to tackle cyclist safety in Dublin city

Sep 30th 2018, 7:05 PM 21,543 Views 196 Comments

The funding is expected to be used by DCC to install smart cyclist detection equipment at 40 junctions around Dublin.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 14 September, 2018

Activists to be served with court order demanding removal from third Dublin property
# Take Back The City
# Take Back The City

Activists to be served with court order demanding removal from third Dublin property

Sep 14th 2018, 8:43 PM 12,511 Views 0 Comments

Barrister Padraig D Lyons said he did not know if the activists are connected to those removed from a property on North Fredrick Street this week.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Housing activists block traffic in Dublin during sit-down protest against Frederick Street eviction
# Take Back The City
# Take Back The City

Housing activists block traffic in Dublin during sit-down protest against Frederick Street eviction

Sep 12th 2018, 7:04 PM 46,385 Views 337 Comments

Hundreds gathered to protest the eviction of a group from a vacant property in North Fredrick Street.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Plans unveiled for new €18m 'Lumen' office block in Dublin
# Office Space
# Office Space

Plans unveiled for new €18m 'Lumen' office block in Dublin

Aug 30th 2018, 6:10 AM 19,272 Views 11 Comments

Tenants are now being sought for the 19,200-sq. ft. building on Baggot Street.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 23 August, 2018

'The battle will be long': Housing activists threaten more property occupations until crisis is resolved
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'The battle will be long': Housing activists threaten more property occupations until crisis is resolved

Aug 23rd 2018, 4:40 PM 8,080 Views 51 Comments

Around 40 protesters staged a protest through Dublin city centre this afternoon.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 13 August, 2018

Man hospitalised following knife attack in Dublin city centre
# North Inner City
# North Inner City

Man hospitalised following knife attack in Dublin city centre

Aug 13th 2018, 8:30 AM 29,310 Views 19 Comments

The incident, which happened near the Customs House, also saw a car rammed by another car.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 2 July, 2018

Cyclist knocked down by truck in Dublin city centre
# Usher's Quay
# Usher's Quay

Cyclist knocked down by truck in Dublin city centre

Jul 2nd 2018, 1:42 PM 32,203 Views 71 Comments

The cyclist has been taken to St James’s Hospital but the extent of their injuries is not known.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 10 May, 2018

A 40-year-old Romanian man has been missing since last month
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

A 40-year-old Romanian man has been missing since last month

May 10th 2018, 4:53 PM 11,014 Views 4 Comments

Marian Ghita was last seen on the morning of 11 April in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 20 April, 2018

'Any excuse for a pint': A snapshot of Dublin city in the Spring sunshine
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

'Any excuse for a pint': A snapshot of Dublin city in the Spring sunshine

Apr 20th 2018, 6:34 PM 37,380 Views 16 Comments

We took a short stroll around Dublin to see what effect the sunny weather is having.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Two people injured after being struck by van in Dublin
# Aston Quay
# Aston Quay

Two people injured after being struck by van in Dublin

Dec 16th 2017, 9:02 PM 37,774 Views 14 Comments

Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 20 November, 2017

Families left disappointed after crowd issues once again hamper Dublin's Christmas lights event
# Not Shining Bright
# Not Shining Bright

Families left disappointed after crowd issues once again hamper Dublin's Christmas lights event

Nov 20th 2017, 2:25 PM 40,655 Views 48 Comments

The Lord Mayor of Dublin has arranged to meet with city officials this week to discuss what happened and if lessons can be learned.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route
# Roadblock
# Roadblock

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route

Sep 6th 2017, 1:54 PM 26,185 Views 53 Comments

Luas Cross City began morning and evening tests of the new tram service this week.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 25 August, 2017

HSE looking for company to operate pilot supervised injection centre
# Drug Use
# Drug Use

HSE looking for company to operate pilot supervised injection centre

Aug 25th 2017, 4:21 PM 10,895 Views 69 Comments

The facility will look “like any other health or social care premises” said a HSE national addiction lead.

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