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#Dublin city centre

# 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 10,903 Views 69 Comments

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

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 20 August, 2017

The old Central Bank roof is being altered - but in the 1980s they had to knock 30 feet off the top
# Cut Short
# Cut Short

The old Central Bank roof is being altered - but in the 1980s they had to knock 30 feet off the top

Aug 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 24,262 Views 17 Comments

During its initial construction the iconic building ran into trouble when it breached planning laws.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge

Jun 13th 2017, 5:45 PM 26,939 Views 27 Comments

The incident at O’Connell Bridge was reported just after 4.40pm this afternoon.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'If you introduce speed limits in a clumsy manner, nobody will pay attention'
# 30km Zones
# 30km Zones

'If you introduce speed limits in a clumsy manner, nobody will pay attention'

May 31st 2017, 12:05 AM 22,009 Views 47 Comments

From midnight tonight, speed limits in 10 Dublin areas will be lowered to 30km/h.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre
# Places To Loiter
From The Daily Edge
# Places To Loiter

8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre

May 23rd 2017, 9:00 PM 12,202 Views 17 Comments

Because we just don’t have enough benches to wait around on.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 31 March, 2017

30km speed limit rolled out on further roads across Dublin city
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

30km speed limit rolled out on further roads across Dublin city

Mar 31st 2017, 7:53 AM 17,967 Views 84 Comments

“We are confident that this will save lives,” said Dublin City Council engineer Andy Walsh.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 25 February, 2017

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle
# Parliament Street
# Parliament Street

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle

Feb 25th 2017, 8:30 PM 23,393 Views 14 Comments

Dublin City Council published archived photos and pictures of old documents – this map is the oldest of them.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Four fire brigade units respond to blaze in Dublin city centre
# Aungier Street
# Aungier Street

Four fire brigade units respond to blaze in Dublin city centre

Oct 9th 2016, 1:35 PM 39,481 Views 10 Comments

It’s believed the fire started in a stack of material that had been accumulated for Halloween. There have been no injuries.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Hundreds turn out for 'Celebrate the 8th' anti-abortion event in Dublin
# Celebrate The 8th
# Celebrate The 8th

Hundreds turn out for 'Celebrate the 8th' anti-abortion event in Dublin

Jun 4th 2016, 4:48 PM 26,581 Views 507 Comments

Campaigners are calling for the 8th amendment to be protected.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Dublin city centre squatters given two weeks to leave former guesthouse
# Barricade Inn
# Barricade Inn

Dublin city centre squatters given two weeks to leave former guesthouse

Jan 20th 2016, 6:14 PM 25,680 Views 39 Comments

Lawyers acting on behalf of the property’s owners sought the injunction on the grounds it is an extremely dangerous and unsafe condition.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 28 December, 2015

Will buses be banned from one of Dublin's busiest junctions?
# College Green
# College Green

Will buses be banned from one of Dublin's busiest junctions?

Dec 28th 2015, 2:12 PM 17,092 Views 53 Comments

Big changes are coming to College Green.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Rent in Dublin? Huge increase in amount of work needed in rented properties
# Serious Issue
# Serious Issue

Rent in Dublin? Huge increase in amount of work needed in rented properties

Nov 12th 2015, 6:05 AM 15,248 Views 58 Comments

One councillor said people are putting up with sub-standard conditions just to have a roof over their heads.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

The No campaign's posters keep getting defaced and ripped down
# Marriage Ref
# Marriage Ref

The No campaign's posters keep getting defaced and ripped down

Apr 29th 2015, 6:11 AM 26,730 Views 306 Comments

The Mother and Fathers Matter group is yet to report any incidents to the police.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 26 January, 2015

Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?
# Bike Friendly
# Bike Friendly

Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?

Jan 26th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,407 Views 115 Comments

A count of cycle traffic in Dublin city from 2011 to 2013 shows a jump of 20,000 cyclists.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Travel around Dublin city centre? Changes to some traffic and bus routes from Sunday
# I Go Where?
# I Go Where?

Travel around Dublin city centre? Changes to some traffic and bus routes from Sunday

Jan 13th 2015, 8:16 AM 18,020 Views 12 Comments

Some of the changes will be in place for up to six weeks.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 8 December, 2014

Twenty five senior citizens will return to reconstructed homes before Christmas
# Father Scully House
# Father Scully House

Twenty five senior citizens will return to reconstructed homes before Christmas

Dec 8th 2014, 9:15 PM 9,706 Views 3 Comments

35 tenants were moved out of the complex 6 years ago for the demolition and reconstruction.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Nov 27th 2014, 3:55 PM 2,729 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

WATCH: David Norris condemns 'knickers shops and ignorant buildings' in Dublin city
# Bare City
# Bare City

WATCH: David Norris condemns 'knickers shops and ignorant buildings' in Dublin city

Nov 25th 2014, 10:39 PM 33,070 Views 97 Comments

“What I have seen has absolutely horrified me.”

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Take 4: Homes for every budget
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Oct 30th 2014, 6:18 PM 5,494 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 20 September, 2014

PHOTOS: 11 people arrested during an 'unofficial protest' over water charges
# Public Order Offences
# Public Order Offences

PHOTOS: 11 people arrested during an 'unofficial protest' over water charges

Sep 20th 2014, 6:37 PM 43,700 Views 210 Comments

The rogue protesters refused to move after O’Connell Street was reopened today.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 1 May, 2014

An underground DART could finally be coming to Dublin
# Sound Of The Underground
# Sound Of The Underground

An underground DART could finally be coming to Dublin

May 1st 2014, 2:42 PM 27,341 Views 105 Comments

The wait isn’t over just yet…it looks like it won’t be considered until 2016.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 28 April, 2014

Dublin council pays €52k on portable toilets, but no plans for permanent loos
# Money Flush
# Money Flush

Dublin council pays €52k on portable toilets, but no plans for permanent loos

Apr 28th 2014, 4:09 PM 10,417 Views 39 Comments

The council said due to financial constraints there are no plans to build permanent facilities.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

These protesters are calling for an end to 'pylon and wind farm lunacy'
# Voxpop
# Voxpop

These protesters are calling for an end to 'pylon and wind farm lunacy'

Apr 15th 2014, 2:04 PM 10,530 Views 163 Comments

More than 3,000 are attending a demonstration organised by Wind Aware Ireland.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Car-free zones in Dublin city centre could include Henry Street area
# Street Markets
# Street Markets

Car-free zones in Dublin city centre could include Henry Street area

Nov 27th 2013, 1:08 PM 10,403 Views 30 Comments

It’s part of a proposal by the Lord Mayor to temporarily pedestrianise some streets in the city centre one Sunday a month.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 1 November, 2013

Stockpiling for Halloween bonfire causes city centre flat blaze
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Stockpiling for Halloween bonfire causes city centre flat blaze

Nov 1st 2013, 10:15 PM 26,752 Views 60 Comments

Children lined the stairwell of the flats with more than 40 wooden pallets they collected for a bonfire.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates
# Granby Park
# Granby Park

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates

Aug 22nd 2013, 4:09 PM 17,215 Views 38 Comments

The temporary park at Dominick Street Lower was envisioned by the Upstart collaborative group and financed in part through on online Fundit campaign.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 1 July, 2013

'Enforcement team' could crack down on illegal rubbish in Dublin
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

'Enforcement team' could crack down on illegal rubbish in Dublin

Jul 1st 2013, 6:45 AM 3,568 Views 23 Comments

The team would be part of the crackdown on illegal dumping in the city. Discussions are ongoing in Dublin City Council.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 14 June, 2013

Dubliners warned of traffic restrictions as the Obama family comes to town
# FLOTUS-ing Around
# FLOTUS-ing Around

Dubliners warned of traffic restrictions as the Obama family comes to town

Jun 14th 2013, 12:50 PM 20,520 Views 37 Comments

Michelle, Malia and Sasha Obama are coming to Dublin for two days while their husband and father is at the G8.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 31 May, 2013

Young woman racially abused and spat on in Dublin city centre
# Racism
# Racism

Young woman racially abused and spat on in Dublin city centre

May 31st 2013, 1:38 PM 46,159 Views 249 Comments

Úna-Minh Kavanagh had to rub spit out of her hair after an attack on Parnell Street in Dublin yesterday evening.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Wanted man arrested over alleged false imprisonment
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Wanted man arrested over alleged false imprisonment

May 25th 2013, 11:52 AM 9,625 Views 11 Comments

The 47-year-old convict was on-the-run from gardaí when he was discovered in a hospital.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Second man arrested in connection with Grafton Street assaults
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Second man arrested in connection with Grafton Street assaults

Apr 16th 2013, 7:00 PM 25,050 Views 46 Comments

A 25 year old man, who was arrested close to the scene this morning, also remains in custody at Pearse Street Garda Station.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Luas passenger numbers up with nearly 30 million journeys last year
# Luas
# Luas

Luas passenger numbers up with nearly 30 million journeys last year

Jan 2nd 2013, 1:54 PM 5,249 Views 31 Comments

The increase on 2011 comes despite a week long disruption on the Red Line early in 2012.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Gardaí issue new appeal for information on Nassau St death
# Appeal
# Appeal

Gardaí issue new appeal for information on Nassau St death

Dec 8th 2012, 1:02 PM 12,410 Views 17 Comments

Gardaí are looking for information to help identify the man who died after he was struck by a bus in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 7 December, 2012

Man arrested in connection with Dublin pedestrian death
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested in connection with Dublin pedestrian death

Dec 7th 2012, 3:35 PM 22,813 Views 41 Comments

Gardaí said they are still appealing for witnesses to the incident to come forward.

Investigation under way into 'suspicious' death of pedestrian in Dublin
# Roads
# Roads

Investigation under way into 'suspicious' death of pedestrian in Dublin

Dec 7th 2012, 8:01 AM 20,935 Views 34 Comments

The man was hit by a bus at the junction of Nassau Street and Dawson Street during rush hour yesterday evening.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Bewley's signs to remain on Starbucks café - for now
# Nostalgia
# Nostalgia

Bewley's signs to remain on Starbucks café - for now

Oct 11th 2012, 10:00 PM 20,407 Views 54 Comments

Bewley’s had sought to remove a mosaic and floor tiling from its former café on Westmoreland Street in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Man robs Dublin city centre post office, makes getaway in a taxi
# Robbery
# Robbery

Man robs Dublin city centre post office, makes getaway in a taxi

Sep 25th 2012, 5:54 PM 17,007 Views 49 Comments

The incident in the south of the city happened at around 10am this morning and a “substantial sum of money” was stolen, according to Gardaí.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 25 August, 2012

PHOTOS: Somewhere you don't often get to see: The Freemasons' Hall in Dublin
# Hidden Ireland
# Hidden Ireland

PHOTOS: Somewhere you don't often get to see: The Freemasons' Hall in Dublin

Aug 25th 2012, 8:45 AM 36,195 Views 86 Comments

It’s right in the heart of Dublin’s city centre but few people have been inside the Freemasons’ Grand Lodge of Ireland. Here’s what it’s like inside.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Pedestrian killed by car in Dublin city centre
# Road Death
# Road Death

Pedestrian killed by car in Dublin city centre

Apr 4th 2012, 8:12 AM 5,398 Views 2 Comments

The man was fatally struck at the junction of Amiens Street and Talbot street in the early hours of this morning.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Luas red line services disrupted after traffic incident
# Traffic
# Traffic

Luas red line services disrupted after traffic incident

Feb 18th 2012, 5:33 PM 9,321 Views 36 Comments

Services are not running between Connolly/The Point and Smithfield only due to a traffic incident not involving a tram.