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# dublin-town - This year 2022

City centre businesses vote to retain DublinTown organisation for another five years
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

City centre businesses vote to retain DublinTown organisation for another five years

Apr 20th 2022, 3:12 PM 11,962 Views 14 Comments

Out of 2,500 eligible businesses, just over 1,200 took part in the plebiscite on the future of the scheme.

# dublin-town - All time

Dublin businesses urge people to start Christmas shopping early to avoid large queues in December
# Social Distancing
# Social Distancing

Dublin businesses urge people to start Christmas shopping early to avoid large queues in December

Oct 9th 2020, 9:54 AM 23,201 Views 31 Comments

DublinTown said 2020 has been “an extremely difficult year” for businesses.

Grafton Street footfall plummets by 75% as people stay away from Dublin city centre
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Grafton Street footfall plummets by 75% as people stay away from Dublin city centre

Mar 23rd 2020, 12:17 PM 27,882 Views 68 Comments

Customer-facing businesses – employing 35,000 people – have mostly shut according to Dublin Town.

Dublin City Council boss wants 'Grafton Quarter' sign replaced next Christmas after public outcry
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Dublin City Council boss wants 'Grafton Quarter' sign replaced next Christmas after public outcry

Dec 23rd 2019, 6:30 AM 32,029 Views 27 Comments

“‘Grafton Quarter’ has no Christmas feel to it and nothing to do with Dublin’s Grafton Street of old,” one person said.

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills

Jul 7th 2018, 4:00 PM 14,753 Views 9 Comments

The city-improvement group says 95% of businesses comply with its mandatory levy.

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills

Jul 5th 2018, 2:12 PM 526 Views 0 Comments

The city-improvement group says 95% of businesses comply with its mandatory levy.

Up to one-third of firms haven't been paying their Dublin Town bills on time
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Up to one-third of firms haven't been paying their Dublin Town bills on time

May 3rd 2018, 1:01 PM 682 Views 0 Comments

But the not-for-profit says 95% of its members eventually comply with the levy.

Another twist in the Dublin Town row as the 'no' side claims that ballot papers are missing
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Another twist in the Dublin Town row as the 'no' side claims that ballot papers are missing

Jul 6th 2017, 2:59 PM 248 Views 0 Comments

The city council says it posted them out two months ago ahead of a vote on the scheme’s future.

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row

Jun 29th 2017, 6:45 AM 23,977 Views 24 Comments

A group of businesses want to do away with the city improvement scheme.

Dublin gay bar The George vandalised with homophobic, Nazi graffiti
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Dublin gay bar The George vandalised with homophobic, Nazi graffiti

May 20th 2017, 4:48 PM 57,963 Views 172 Comments

The graffiti was first reported just after 10am this morning.

'Visitors don't come for tacky, renamed districts': Claims fly over the future of Dublin Town
# Fair City
# Fair City

'Visitors don't come for tacky, renamed districts': Claims fly over the future of Dublin Town

Apr 27th 2017, 2:59 PM 603 Views 1 Comment

A campaign has been launched to scrap the city centre business group.

Top US architects are re-imagining Dublin One to make it 'a vibrant destination'
# City Centre
# City Centre

Top US architects are re-imagining Dublin One to make it 'a vibrant destination'

Mar 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 36,181 Views 68 Comments

And they want the public’s input.

'We've seen mistakes in Dublin in the past. We don't want the Liberties to become soulless'
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

'We've seen mistakes in Dublin in the past. We don't want the Liberties to become soulless'

Mar 4th 2017, 8:15 AM 15,788 Views 23 Comments

We look at how business is faring in the Dublin neighbourhood as it undergoes regeneration.

Huge crowds not expected at Henry St lights ceremony after Grafton St event described as 'mayhem'
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

Huge crowds not expected at Henry St lights ceremony after Grafton St event described as 'mayhem'

Nov 15th 2016, 6:15 AM 31,183 Views 21 Comments

One woman who was at the Grafton St ceremony with her family said, “you couldn’t walk, you couldn’t move”.

Organisers end Dublin Christmas lights ceremony early due to overcrowding
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

Organisers end Dublin Christmas lights ceremony early due to overcrowding

Nov 14th 2016, 7:47 AM 26,472 Views 20 Comments

A statement from Dublin Town says the event was cut short due to concerns over safety and comfort.

Plan your weekend - 7 of the best events on in Dublin
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# Sponsored By NTA

Plan your weekend - 7 of the best events on in Dublin

Aug 1st 2016, 2:03 PM 9,947 Views 1 Comment

Planning is half the fun.

7 of the best spots to get brunch in Dublin
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# Sponsored By Luas

7 of the best spots to get brunch in Dublin

Jun 16th 2016, 3:28 PM 26,802 Views 14 Comments

For the morning that’s in it.

City councillor lodges complaint over new Starbucks in Dublin
# Creative Quarter
# Creative Quarter

City councillor lodges complaint over new Starbucks in Dublin

Mar 14th 2016, 6:15 AM 51,572 Views 113 Comments

The new Starbucks outlet has raised questions about the the over-saturation of big brands in the city.

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited
# Sightseeing
From The Daily Edge
# Sightseeing

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited

Apr 24th 2015, 2:30 PM 5,038 Views 1 Comment

He’s just casually tweeting about his day in the capital.

Fianna Fáil's brand new plan for Moore Street is "a little bit inspired" by Charlie
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Fianna Fáil's brand new plan for Moore Street is "a little bit inspired" by Charlie

Apr 10th 2015, 11:43 AM 8,570 Views 39 Comments

Could the area become the new Temple Bar?

Opinion: I might have been born in Lagos, but I was definitely made in Dublin
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Opinion: I might have been born in Lagos, but I was definitely made in Dublin

Jan 21st 2015, 1:10 PM 5,894 Views 223 Comments

Maturing into the person I am today happened in Ireland, and, more specifically, in Dublin. If anyone asks where I’m from, the first thought that comes to mind is ‘Ireland’.

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 12,828 Views 37 Comments

Gorgeous videos of what makes Dublin the way it is.