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# dublin - Thursday 26 December, 2019

From racing to 80s music nights: here's a list of things to do between Christmas and January

There’s plenty happening around the country over the festive season.

Brown Thomas the main attraction on Grafton Street as early risers hit the Stephen's Day sales

The crowds are expected to descend on Ireland’s cities and major shopping centres later this morning.

# dublin - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

New pilot project will see cameras installed to detect drivers parked or driving in bus and cycle lanes

A number of areas in Dublin will be chosen to trial the new equipment.

# dublin - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

Prisoners removed after spending night on roof of Mountjoy

Mountjoy senior management have commenced an investigation into the incident.

Gardaí to crack down on scramblers in Dublin estates on Christmas Day

The government is currently reviewing legislation to ensure gardaí have the necessary powers to deal with the issue.

# dublin - Monday 23 December, 2019

Need a new podcast for over the holidays? Here's how to listen to's Stardust

In a six episode series described as ‘devastating and important’ by The Guardian, will take you through the story from the start to the current day.

Four months after being brutally attacked, Paddy Hansard says he's 'thankful to be alive' this Christmas

Hansard, 73, suffered serious head injuries and broken bones in the attack near his home in Ballybough in Dublin.

# dublin - Sunday 22 December, 2019

From The42 Gavin admits to feeling 'sadness' as he steps away from Dublin job Reflections

Gavin admits to feeling 'sadness' as he steps away from Dublin job

The outgoing boss has today reflected on his absurdly successful tenure.

Plans to turn James Joyce House of the Dead into a hostel put on hold by council

The house was the setting of Joyce’s famous short story The Dead.

# dublin - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Family 'seriously concerned' for wellbeing of man missing from Coolock home

Paul was last seen boarding a city-bound bus this morning.

Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot

The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Gardaí arrest two men after Dublin robberies

One of the men, who had robbed items from a pharmacy, was pursued by an off-duty garda.

Poll: Should councillors rescind support for white water rafting facility in Dublin? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should councillors rescind support for white water rafting facility in Dublin?

The project has sustained significant backlash in recent weeks.

# dublin - Friday 20 December, 2019

Gardaí appeal for help in locating missing 50-year-old from Dublin

When last seen he was wearing a black leather jacket, dark jeans and black runners.

Gardaí attend scene of protest outside Dóchas women's prison in Dublin

A protest was scheduled to take place at 3pm today.

Parents convicted of 'extremely serious offence' of FGM to be sentenced next month

Female genital mutilation carries a maximum sentence of up to 14 years in prison.

# dublin - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Three men arrested after man (20s) shot a number of times in Clondalkin

A man in his late teens an two men in their 20s are currently being detained.

# dublin - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Man seriously injured after being shot a number of times in west Dublin

The incident happened at Shancastle Park, Clondalkin at around 8.45pm.

'Very heavy delays' as beef farmers return to protest in Dublin city centre

It is the second protest by farmers in the city in recent weeks.

'Better Teachers, Better Results': Complaints about Dublin private school ad upheld by ASAI

22 complaints were issued about the advertising which appeared on buses and in the press.

# dublin - Monday 16 December, 2019

Fitzwilliam Card Club closes after 16 years citing 'legal threat' of new gambling laws

The closure will result in the loss of almost 80 jobs at the Dublin 2 private members club.

Gardaí say missing couple have been located safe and well

Gardaí thanked the public for their assistance.

# dublin - Friday 13 December, 2019

Councillors to consider rescinding their support for white water rafting facility in Dublin

If the motion passes it will see the project shelved after originally getting the green light form councillors last month.

# dublin - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Horse dies after being struck by rush hour train in south Dublin

This morning’s incident resulted delays of up to 30 minutes to Irish Rail services.

Three people arrested over death of man found in burning car in Lucan last month

Wayne Whelan’s body was discovered in a burnt out car at Mount Andrew Court, Lucan on 18 November.

# dublin - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Lisa Smith remanded in custody for a further four weeks CCJ

Lisa Smith remanded in custody for a further four weeks

The 38-year-old is accused of being a member of the so-called Islamic State.

Gangs use 'expendable' young men to control parts of south Dublin – study

New research finds that children as young as 10 are being groomed for criminal activity.

# dublin - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Dublin is more expensive to live in than both London and Vienna

Despite falling in world rankings, Dublin remains one of the most expensive European cities to live in.

Gardaí promise response as Dublin cyclists share images after attacks by teens with metal poles

Yaman Umuroğlu and Liam Molloy both shared details of the attacks online last night.

Man and woman arrested after high-speed chase and collision with garda cars

The incident happened shortly before 10.30pm last night.

New Wetherspoons for Waterford as company announces £200 million investment in UK and Ireland

The company will also be investing in Dublin.

Man escapes after cash-in-transit van robbed in Dublin

The incident took place at 5.20am.

# dublin - Monday 9 December, 2019

Have you seen Nikita? Appeal for 31-year-old woman missing from Dublin since Saturday

Nikita Mooney is missing from the Kilmore West area of Dublin 5.

Coats left on Ha'penny Bridge for homeless removed by DCC for 'health and safety' reasons

The council said that the coats would be “redistributed” through its homeless services.

# dublin - Friday 6 December, 2019

Teenage motorcyclist dies after crash in Dublin

The incident took place at around 6pm in Cabra.

'No more hostels, build more homes': Aungier Street reopens after housing protest

Demonstrators held signs bearing slogans like “homes not hostels”, and “children first”.

Van driver who struck man after drinking '12 to 15 pints' is jailed for dangerous driving causing death

Callum Grimes died seven months after being struck by Derek Keane’s van.

The Explainer: What is happening with the white-water rafting plan for Dublin's city centre?

Where will it be built? How much will it cost? And why white-water rafting in the first place?

Cars, luxury watch and over €20k in cash seized during CAB raids in Dublin

No arrests have been made in relation to the seizures.

# dublin - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath

Gardaí in Blanchardstown and Finglas investigating organised criminal activity in Dublin charged the two men.