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# dublin-city - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Part of St Patrick's Cathedral opens to the public for first time since 13th century
# Historical
# Historical

Part of St Patrick's Cathedral opens to the public for first time since 13th century

Jul 2nd 2013, 2:30 PM 9,514 Views 27 Comments

The Lady Chapel has been closed to the public since it was built in 1270.

# dublin-city - Monday 1 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Jul 1st 2013, 8:49 AM 7,947 Views 1 Comment

Good morning. Here are the nine things to know before you start your day.

# dublin-city - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Court for teen arrested after 19-year-old beaten and stabbed in Dublin city
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Court for teen arrested after 19-year-old beaten and stabbed in Dublin city

Jun 8th 2013, 5:53 PM 19,558 Views 58 Comments

Two teenagers have since been released without charge after being arrested following the incident.

# dublin-city - Friday 7 June, 2013

€5.8m contract to replace 19km of Dublin's Victorian water pipes
# Leaky Leaky
# Leaky Leaky

€5.8m contract to replace 19km of Dublin's Victorian water pipes

Jun 7th 2013, 8:35 PM 10,692 Views 22 Comments

Works to replace the centuries-old pipes will begin on Monday, and will continue around the city for 12 months.

# dublin-city - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?
# Name That Bridge
# Name That Bridge

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?

May 16th 2013, 10:59 AM 17,270 Views 137 Comments

Eighty-five official names were received by Dublin City Council, which was shortlisted to 17.

# dublin-city - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday
# Water
# Water

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday

Apr 27th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,541 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council is to provide water tankers to parts of Dublin tomorrow due to expected problems between 6am and midnight.

# dublin-city - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Pics: Black and white archive photos of Dublin, as seen in Strumpet City
# From The Archives
# From The Archives

Pics: Black and white archive photos of Dublin, as seen in Strumpet City

Apr 13th 2013, 5:00 PM 28,061 Views 33 Comments

Dublin City Public Libraries has taken old photographs of Dublin and juxtaposed them with quotes from James Plunkett’s seminal novel about the 1913 Lockout. Take a look…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?
# Uniquely Dublin
From The Daily Edge
# Uniquely Dublin

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?

Mar 20th 2013, 11:25 AM 12,794 Views 37 Comments

Gorgeous videos of what makes Dublin the way it is.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Campaign to set up Educate Together secondary school in Dublin
# Education
# Education

Campaign to set up Educate Together secondary school in Dublin

Jan 22nd 2013, 6:30 AM 7,431 Views 36 Comments

New ET secondary schools are planned for Blanchardstown and Lucan – but parents say there’s a demand in the city itself.

# dublin-city - Monday 14 January, 2013

Open thread: Dublin City Council has €2.2m spare. How would you spend it?
# Happy New Year
# Happy New Year

Open thread: Dublin City Council has €2.2m spare. How would you spend it?

Jan 14th 2013, 6:15 PM 12,395 Views 184 Comments

The City Council overestimated how much its central funding would be cut by. What would you do with the spare cash?

# dublin-city - Monday 7 January, 2013

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?
# THE Rankings
# THE Rankings

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?

Jan 7th 2013, 4:07 PM 18,299 Views 45 Comments

Kilkenny has been named Ireland’s most litter-free town by Irish Business Against Litter. Did your town feature highly?

# dublin-city - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Man dies in fire at pensioners' complex in Dublin
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man dies in fire at pensioners' complex in Dublin

Jan 5th 2013, 5:59 PM 11,775 Views 3 Comments

The fire broke out near Gardiner Street in Dublin city around 3 o’clock this afternoon. Gardaí are not treating it as suspicious.

# dublin-city - Monday 31 December, 2012

Dublin City traffic restrictions for NYE
# Dublin Traffic
# Dublin Traffic

Dublin City traffic restrictions for NYE

Dec 31st 2012, 5:09 PM 6,944 Views 5 Comments

A number of roads around the city are closed and Gardaí have parking restrictions and diversions in place.

# dublin-city - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Body of man discovered on Dublin street
# Investigation
# Investigation

Body of man discovered on Dublin street

Dec 29th 2012, 12:39 PM 20,391 Views 8 Comments

The man in his 30s was found dead on Reuben Street in Dublin 8 last night.

# dublin-city - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Witnesses sought for Dublin City fatal road accident
# Garda Appeal
# Garda Appeal

Witnesses sought for Dublin City fatal road accident

Dec 20th 2012, 4:24 PM 11,502 Views 3 Comments

Adam Nolan, 48, was killed after being struck by two cars.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Gardaí launch murder investigation after body found in Ballymun apartment
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí launch murder investigation after body found in Ballymun apartment

Dec 5th 2012, 9:53 PM 6,087 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí are trying to identify the man who was found dead in the first floor apartment just after 4 o’clock this afternoon.

# dublin-city - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Armed robbery at Bank of Ireland on College Green
# Daylight Robbery
# Daylight Robbery

Armed robbery at Bank of Ireland on College Green

Nov 22nd 2012, 2:18 PM 13,111 Views 41 Comments

Two men escaped with an undisclosed sum of money in the raid on Bank of Ireland on College Green in Dublin city centre today.

# dublin-city - Friday 9 November, 2012

Woman rescued from River Liffey
# Rescue
# Rescue

Woman rescued from River Liffey

Nov 9th 2012, 4:48 PM 22,234 Views 41 Comments

The incident happened at about 3.45pm this afternoon at Usher’s Quay in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Dublin city has been tagged!
# Tagged
# Tagged

Dublin city has been tagged!

Nov 6th 2012, 4:56 PM 19,773 Views 21 Comments

The large red tags have been dotted all around the city with a description of the place it has been tagged to.

# dublin-city - Monday 29 October, 2012

Dublin City Marathon gets under way in the capital
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Dublin City Marathon gets under way in the capital

Oct 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 10,576 Views 13 Comments

Over 14,000 people are competing in the event today with road closures and traffic restrictions in place.

# dublin-city - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Two people rescued from Liffey in Dublin city centre
# River Rescue
# River Rescue

Two people rescued from Liffey in Dublin city centre

Oct 7th 2012, 6:46 PM 26,949 Views 36 Comments

The two were rescued from the water close to the Custom House on the north quays.

# dublin-city - Saturday 29 September, 2012

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march  in Dublin city centre
# Abortion
# Abortion

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march in Dublin city centre

Sep 29th 2012, 7:36 PM 17,857 Views 332 Comments

‘Several thousand’ people are believed to have taken part in the march which called on the government to change Ireland’s abortion laws.

# dublin-city - Monday 24 September, 2012

Less than a fifth of homes register for septic tank inspections in €5 window
# Septic Tanks
# Septic Tanks

Less than a fifth of homes register for septic tank inspections in €5 window

Sep 24th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,404 Views 53 Comments

The discount registration window shuts next Friday – with only a fraction of the 437,000 tanks registered at the lower rate.

# dublin-city - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Guineys workers told: 30 years service? Sorry, no pensions
# Shop Closure
# Shop Closure

Guineys workers told: 30 years service? Sorry, no pensions

Sep 22nd 2012, 8:00 AM 16,125 Views 71 Comments

The employees found out about the shop closure after a phone call on Monday telling them not to come into work the next day.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Abercrombie & Fitch banner taken down from Dublin city centre
# Bye
# Bye

Abercrombie & Fitch banner taken down from Dublin city centre

Sep 19th 2012, 3:07 PM 37,085 Views 85 Comments

Dublin City Council had initiated legal proceedings to have the banner removed because it had not received planning permission.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

It had everything from 'a needle to an anchor': Shoppers remember Guiney and Co
# Vox Pop
# Vox Pop

It had everything from 'a needle to an anchor': Shoppers remember Guiney and Co

Sep 18th 2012, 9:00 PM 13,338 Views 31 Comments

There was nostalgia aplenty at 79-80 Talbot Street in Dublin’s city centre today as people reminisced about the shop that had everything.

So exactly WHICH Guineys is closing down?
# Dublin Institution
# Dublin Institution

So exactly WHICH Guineys is closing down?

Sep 18th 2012, 12:34 PM 20,193 Views 36 Comments

There are three (count ‘em!) separate stores with the name Guineys on Dublin’s Talbot St – but which one is closing down?

Clerys taken over, saving 350 jobs - but Guineys is to close
# Dublin Institution
# Dublin Institution

Clerys taken over, saving 350 jobs - but Guineys is to close

Sep 18th 2012, 8:29 AM 8,973 Views 43 Comments

Clerys was sold to an American private equity group last night, just hours after it was placed into receivership.

# dublin-city - 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 35,820 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 - Friday 17 August, 2012

Luas red line services resume after collision
# Luas
# Luas

Luas red line services resume after collision

Aug 17th 2012, 7:13 PM 13,648 Views 58 Comments

Collision occurred by the Jervis Street stop in the city centre.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Bollywood film shot in Dublin expected to be watched by 100 million people
# Bollywood
# Bollywood

Bollywood film shot in Dublin expected to be watched by 100 million people

Aug 15th 2012, 7:20 AM 21,725 Views 15 Comments

Ek Tha Tiger, set in Trinity College, is being released in 24 countries around the world today.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim

In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim

Aug 14th 2012, 4:34 PM 7,429 Views 18 Comments

Brrr…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Over 10,000 homes could harbour unidentified pyrite problems
# Pyrite
# Pyrite

Over 10,000 homes could harbour unidentified pyrite problems

Jul 18th 2012, 3:46 PM 9,835 Views 20 Comments

A new report commissioned by the government has revealed the extent of the problem in estate across five local authority areas.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Man offers first paycheck in return for a job in Dublin
# Jobsearch
# Jobsearch

Man offers first paycheck in return for a job in Dublin

Jun 20th 2012, 5:49 PM 16,602 Views 29 Comments

The 20-year-old Kildare man said he wants his independence, and he’s willing to shell out to anyone who can help him on his way.

# dublin-city - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Artists take over abandoned Anglo HQ in Dublin city centre
# Takeover
# Takeover

Artists take over abandoned Anglo HQ in Dublin city centre

Mar 17th 2012, 3:44 PM 10,775 Views 22 Comments

The twenty-eight artists who have put up artworks on the shell of Anglo’s unbuilt HQ say they want to kickstart a conversation about NAMA buildings.

Luas Red Line disruption due Dublin city centre fire
# Luas
# Luas

Luas Red Line disruption due Dublin city centre fire

Mar 17th 2012, 12:36 PM 6,238 Views 12 Comments

Eight fire brigade units are currently at the scene of a fire on Benburb Street.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Dáil committee to discuss Mahon - but still no date for publication of report
# Mahon
# Mahon

Dáil committee to discuss Mahon - but still no date for publication of report

Mar 14th 2012, 6:32 PM 1,559 Views 18 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee will discuss the cost of the Mahon Tribunal, which is estimated to be between €213 million and €243 million.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Greyhound tells government: subsidise us for collecting Dublin bins
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Greyhound tells government: subsidise us for collecting Dublin bins

Feb 29th 2012, 11:57 AM 4,348 Views 63 Comments

The waste collection company has said it will start charging people who can’t afford to pay for the service unless the government covers the €2.8 million cost.

# dublin-city - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built?
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built?

Feb 23rd 2012, 10:11 AM 7,751 Views 151 Comments

Planning permission has been refused for the plans on the Mater site. Should we build in the capital, or on an outer greenfield site?

Planning board refuses permission for new National Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

Planning board refuses permission for new National Children's Hospital

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:48 AM 4,711 Views 60 Comments

An Bord Pleanála said that the planned hospital would have had a “profound negative impact” on the Dublin city skyline.