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# oconnell-bridge - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

'Excessive' 20-foot LED sign flashing new ads every 10 seconds near O'Connell Bridge set for planning appeal
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# Have A Nice Day

'Excessive' 20-foot LED sign flashing new ads every 10 seconds near O'Connell Bridge set for planning appeal

Aug 4th 2020, 6:10 AM 34,894 Views 17 Comments

Advertisements at the corner of Bachelor’s Walk and O’Connell Street have been in place since 1964.

# oconnell-bridge - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Celebrating World Cup fans block traffic on Dublin's O'Connell Bridge
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# Celebrations

Celebrating World Cup fans block traffic on Dublin's O'Connell Bridge

Jul 15th 2018, 8:37 PM 93,455 Views 58 Comments

There was a ‘celebratory’ mood as France and Croatia fans gathered.

# oconnell-bridge - Sunday 19 November, 2017

PHOTOS: Arthur Fields captured Dublin life for five decades
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# Man On The Bridge

PHOTOS: Arthur Fields captured Dublin life for five decades

Nov 19th 2017, 6:30 PM 39,442 Views 30 Comments

An archive of almost 6,000 photographs has been crowdsourced from across Ireland.

# oconnell-bridge - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)
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# Dublin

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)

Jul 26th 2017, 6:10 AM 17,927 Views 23 Comments

Luas Cross City will start carrying passengers in December.

# oconnell-bridge - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Ding ding ding - the Luas has taken its first trip across O'Connell Bridge
# On Track
# On Track

Ding ding ding - the Luas has taken its first trip across O'Connell Bridge

Jun 17th 2017, 1:38 PM 44,196 Views 55 Comments

Two Luas trams have made the first journeys on the new Luas Cross City route this morning.

# oconnell-bridge - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Woman injured after truck rolls over her foot on O'Connell Street
# Accident
# Accident

Woman injured after truck rolls over her foot on O'Connell Street

Oct 27th 2015, 10:55 AM 19,588 Views 42 Comments

It is believed the woman suffered a broken ankle in the incident.

# oconnell-bridge - Friday 17 July, 2015

Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey
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# O'connell Bridge

Man in his 40s rescued from the River Liffey

Jul 17th 2015, 9:02 PM 20,880 Views 3 Comments

The incident occurred this afternoon.

# oconnell-bridge - Thursday 11 December, 2014

WATCH: Clashes between gardaí and water charge protesters on O'Connell Bridge
# We Won't Pay
# We Won't Pay

WATCH: Clashes between gardaí and water charge protesters on O'Connell Bridge

Dec 11th 2014, 7:49 AM 16,240 Views 195 Comments

The main protest, in which tens of thousands participated, was a peaceful one but a gardaí said six arrests were made.

# oconnell-bridge - Friday 8 August, 2014

Touching comic tells story of homeless man who saved rabbit from Liffey
# We Can Be Heroes
# We Can Be Heroes

Touching comic tells story of homeless man who saved rabbit from Liffey

Aug 8th 2014, 3:20 PM 16,309 Views 24 Comments

John Byrne jumped in after his pet rabbit Barney in 2012 after another man threw the animal into the water.

# oconnell-bridge - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Protesters sit down and block cars on O'Connell Bridge and the Quays
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# Traffic

Protesters sit down and block cars on O'Connell Bridge and the Quays

Sep 18th 2013, 6:29 PM 37,554 Views 387 Comments

Gardaí have advised motorists to use an alternative route as traffic is blocked in both direction.

# oconnell-bridge - Monday 23 January, 2012

Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre
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# Rescue

Man rescued from River Liffey in Dublin city centre

Jan 23rd 2012, 1:06 PM 4,921 Views 14 Comments

Two units of the Dublin Fire Brigade were involved in the rescue late last night.