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# grafton-street - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Christmas lights in Dublin have just been switched on

The lights on Grafton Street, Henry Street and Capel Street have been turned on.

# grafton-street - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Nine people charged following anti-lockdown protests in Dublin city centre

An investigation focused on the organisers of the protest is now underway.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Bewley's Grafton Street cafe to re-open tomorrow

The cafe announced the re-opening last month after it said it would close permanently in May.

# grafton-street - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Bewley's on Grafton Street set for re-opening next month

The iconic cafe announced in May that it was to permanently close.

# grafton-street - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Poll: Should the area around Dublin's Grafton Street be pedestrianised permanently? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the area around Dublin's Grafton Street be pedestrianised permanently?

Pedestrianisation trials are being carried out in the area this weekend.

Area around Dublin's Grafton Street being pedestrianised this weekend in trial run

The pedestrianisation trials take place over four consecutive weekends starting today.

# grafton-street - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Pedestrianised streets to be trialled in Dublin city centre

Trials begin on 25 July and will run for 4 consecutive weekends.

# grafton-street - Monday 8 June, 2020

What does shopping look like in a pandemic? Here's what we learnt today

From queuing to face masks, the shopping experience looked very different today.

# grafton-street - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Remembering Bewley’s: Once 'the heart and the hearth of Dublin'

Donal Fallon reflects on the end of an era, as Bewley’s cafe on Grafton street prepares to close its doors.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Bewley's café on Grafton Street set to close with loss of over 100 jobs

The closure has been blamed on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

# grafton-street - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Disney's Grafton Street shop gets green light for security gate to prevent rough sleepers

Planning permission was granted after revised plans for the mesh security gate were lodged.

# grafton-street - Thursday 28 November, 2019

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

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

# grafton-street - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Disney Store wants security gate at Grafton Street shop to prevent homeless sleepers

An application for installing the gates was lodged in October by The Disney Store Ltd.

# grafton-street - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Real estate group apologises to Grafton Street flower sellers for 'clutter' remarks

The group said it has now withdrawn its submission.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

'There's no such thing as the Grafton Quarter': Councillors hit out at this year's Christmas lights

Attempts to re-name or re-brand parts of Dublin City have come in for criticism in recent years.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Appeal for witnesses to come forward after incident outside Dublin music venue

Gardaí have said that this incident has no connection to the Longitude Festival.

# grafton-street - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Brown Thomas cancels release of Kanye West runners due to 'health and safety concerns'

Hundreds of people had queued up to buy the shoes – some since the early hours of this morning.

# grafton-street - Friday 15 February, 2019

From The Daily Edge Urban Decay are giving Irish fans chance to swap your old Naked palette for the brand new one Naked Reloaded

# grafton-street - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Photos: Glen Hansard, Damien Rice, Imelda May and U2 among the Dublin city buskers last night

A big crowd as in attendance for the annual event.

# grafton-street - Friday 30 November, 2018

Iconic Dublin nightclub Lillie's Bordello to close in January

The Porterhouse Group says ‘exciting plans’ are afoot for the venue.

# grafton-street - Sunday 30 September, 2018

'It could jeopardise the brand': Salad chain Chopped faces closure of Grafton Street outlet

Both the council and national planning authority said the store is in breach of planning laws.

# grafton-street - Monday 20 August, 2018

Man arrested for driving on Dublin's Grafton Street over legal alcohol limit

The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# grafton-street - Thursday 16 August, 2018

With 131 days to go, Brown Thomas has officially opened its Christmas shop in Dublin

Christmas trees and festive decorations will be on sale at the store until the end of the year

# grafton-street - Monday 6 August, 2018

The life of a Grafton Street busker: 'People think you show up and play - but I've been here since 8am' Music Makers This post contains videos

The life of a Grafton Street busker: 'People think you show up and play - but I've been here since 8am'

The scene on Dublin’s premium busking street can be competitive, one performer said.

# grafton-street - Monday 4 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Here's your first look inside Dublin's swanky new Victoria's Secret store Vicky's Here

Here's your first look inside Dublin's swanky new Victoria's Secret store

Knickers! Bras! PINK!

# grafton-street - Sunday 26 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge 17 bands - including The Strypes and Delorentos - busked one after another on Grafton Street yesterday Music Marathon

# grafton-street - Monday 13 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge 9 excellent photos from the time Michael Bublé turned on the Grafton Street Christmas lights Mickey Bubbles

# grafton-street - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Dublin's Phil Lynott statue has disappeared. Again. But we know where he is this time

The well-known statue has been removed by Dublin City Council to facilitate the repaving of Harry Street.

# grafton-street - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Grafton Street 1870: 'The street literally swarmed with women of loose character'

Come Here To Me! Vol. 2 celebrates an unexplored Dublin: its public duels and street gangs, suffragettes and drag queens, as well as its not-so-secret gay bars and failed vegetarian societies.

# grafton-street - Monday 28 August, 2017

Penneys and discount supermarkets are making other retailers decrease their prices

Intense competition is forcing retailers to pass on cost savings, according to Savills’ latest retail report.

# grafton-street - Friday 18 August, 2017

Council investigating whether bollards are needed to prevent a Grafton Street terror attack

Fears had been raised that Ireland’s major urban centres like Dublin’s pedestrianised Grafton Street could be targeted.

# grafton-street - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card

The 16-year-old told Dublin Children’s Court he wanted to be sentenced.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge The 12-year-old girl who went viral for busking on Grafton Street turned down The Ellen Show Allie Sherlock

The 12-year-old girl who went viral for busking on Grafton Street turned down The Ellen Show

“She just enjoys a bit of busking,” says Allie Sherlock’s dad. Fair play!

# grafton-street - Thursday 1 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge A spellbinding performance by an 11-year-old Cork girl on Grafton Street is taking over Facebook Supermarket Flowers

# grafton-street - Friday 3 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Which pub on Grafton Street is Ed Sheeran talking about in his new song? Mystery

# grafton-street - Friday 3 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge A whole shop dedicated to Urban Decay is set to open on Dublin's Grafton Street Naked Palette Heaven

A whole shop dedicated to Urban Decay is set to open on Dublin's Grafton Street

The makeup brand has been granted permission to open at 50 Grafton Street. Wahoo!

# grafton-street - Friday 27 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge The first hint of Dublin's huge new Victoria's Secret store has appeared on Grafton Street Bra-vo

# grafton-street - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'We're in a delicate position with the law': Gardaí shut down Grafton St busk due to overcrowding

One man in the crowd said he feared he and his daughter would be crushed.

From The Daily Edge Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street Singalong

Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street

Unfortunately it had to stop early due to overcrowding.

# grafton-street - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Man says he threw chair in McDonald's because he got 'bad vibe' from another customer

James Thornton said the man he was aiming to hit “looked like a little faggot”.

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