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# ha'penny bridge

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# removed
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.
# alive alive no
Dublin's Lord Mayor defends placing massive 'Up the Dubs' banner on Ha'penny Bridge
The hanging of the banner is now being reviewed by the council.
# build a bridge
10 times the Ha'penny Bridge looked only feckin' gorgeous
You’d never guess she was 200 years old.
# crossing over
Fancy red carpet to be put down on Ha'penny Bridge to mark 200 years
Relatives of the bridge’s designer and the man who commissioned it will take part in a ceremony later today.
# ha'penny bridge
Two people rescued from River Liffey
One was taken to hospital, but the other refused to go.
# cool running
These lads used Dublin as a jungle gym, got caught by the Gardaí, and filmed it all
# where is the love?
Here's the new plan to stop people putting love locks on the Ha'penny Bridge
The council are trying to curb the practice, as it could potentially damage the structure.
# too much love
Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there?
A section of the The Pont des Arts railing couldn’t stand the weight.
# key to my heart
Thousands of 'love locks' caused a bridge in Paris to partially collapse
The railings of the Pont des Arts disintegrated under the weight of the padlocks.
# take 2
Bollywood producers arrive, hoping to repeat success of 'Luas fight' blockbuster
Indian movie bosses have arrived in Ireland to hunt for locations – keen to repeat the success of ‘Ek Tha Tiger’, which was shot here in 2011.
# graffiti bridge
Meet the hackers' group tackling the Ha'penny Bridge's 'love' problem...
Ever walked across the Ha’penny Bridge and wondered where all those graffitied locks keep coming from – or who keeps taking them down?
# where's the love
Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge
The padlocks, which were attached by couples as a sign of their ‘everlasting’ love, will be removed from any bridge upon which they appear, Dublin City Council has said.