# outdoor summer

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Legislation enacted to allow drinking outside pubs and restaurants
200 people will be able to attend outdoor events from next week
Legislation to ensure pubs and restaurants can serve alcohol outdoors to go to Cabinet in the coming days
Antigen tests on lineup as government announces details of pilot festival at Royal Hospital in Dublin
Gardaí to 'use discretion' after warning alcohol licences may not cover on-street service by pubs and restaurants
Garda Commissioner says 'young drunk' people responsible for violence in Dublin city
Eamon Ryan says public order incidents need to be managed in 'more thought-through manner'
The extra bins and portable loos have arrived - but business owners in Dublin say long-term solution needed
Dublin City Council have started to install portaloos and additional bins in the city
Large crowds of people have been gathering in town recently
Local business owners say a more permanent solution is needed
Ciarán Cuffe: Dublin City Council needs a new 'public realm czar' to oversee public spaces
Dublin City Council to install more bins and toilets across the capital
Andrea Horan: Whose job is it to provide a liveable city?
DCC pledges 'more facilities' for bank holiday weekend as Eamon Ryan urges councils to 'get the message'
'No point in fooling ourselves into telling people not to go out': Call for extended park opening hours
South William Street business owners worried about staff and customer safety
We should be a ‘less puritanical’ and a 'little more relaxed' about those enjoying themselves outdoors, says Varadkar
Calls for 'urgent' one-off grants to help restaurants and bars develop outdoor summer seating
Varadkar calls on councils to support plans for increased café seating ahead of 'outdoor summer'