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# restoration - This year 2022

An 18th century fort in Phoenix Park is to be renovated and turned into a visitor attraction
# Magazine Fort
# Magazine Fort

An 18th century fort in Phoenix Park is to be renovated and turned into a visitor attraction

Jul 9th 2022, 7:30 AM 41,040 Views 48 Comments

Under the plan, the entire Magazine Fort will be repaired and restored after Dublin City Council granted planning permission.

Howth's WWII 'Eire 6' neutrality sign unveiled by Michael D Higgins following restoration
# Eire 6
# Eire 6

Howth's WWII 'Eire 6' neutrality sign unveiled by Michael D Higgins following restoration

Apr 9th 2022, 5:17 PM 49,499 Views 24 Comments

The EIRE 6 sign was one of 83 aerial recognition signs built around the Irish coast during the Second World War.

# restoration - Last year 2021

Dublin landmark Saint Patrick's Cathedral completes its biggest building project in 150 years
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dublin landmark Saint Patrick's Cathedral completes its biggest building project in 150 years

Sep 9th 2021, 1:05 PM 17,880 Views 19 Comments

The iconic building – which is over 700 years old – needed its entire roof replaced.

Historic Irish Republican Tom Clarke's Irish language shopfront to be restored
# Amiens Street
# Amiens Street

Historic Irish Republican Tom Clarke's Irish language shopfront to be restored

Jul 9th 2021, 12:13 PM 23,759 Views 27 Comments

Clarke operated a tobacconist at 55 Amiens Street, Dublin from 1908 to 1911.

# restoration - All time

'She'll be all lit up': A Vietnam War helicopter is making its way to Tralee for restoration
# HUEY HELICOPTER
# HUEY HELICOPTER

'She'll be all lit up': A Vietnam War helicopter is making its way to Tralee for restoration

Aug 24th 2019, 6:00 PM 22,329 Views 51 Comments

Once restored, Pádraig Nolan plans to display the Huey in public and tour it around Ireland.

French billionaires pledge hundreds of millions of euro to help rebuild Notre Dame
# Paris
# Paris

French billionaires pledge hundreds of millions of euro to help rebuild Notre Dame

Apr 16th 2019, 10:39 AM 33,985 Views 84 Comments

The restoration is expected to take a number of years.

Another Spanish church has come under fire for a 'frightening' art restoration
# Eye Of The Beholder
# Eye Of The Beholder

Another Spanish church has come under fire for a 'frightening' art restoration

Jun 27th 2018, 3:00 PM 23,844 Views 17 Comments

The sculpture of St George dates back to the 16th century.

City Assembly House has been restored - and is recreating an 18th-century art exhibition
# Dublin
# Dublin

City Assembly House has been restored - and is recreating an 18th-century art exhibition

Jun 16th 2018, 6:30 PM 7,175 Views 0 Comments

The ambitious exhibition will see works not seen in decades go on display to the public.

This is the view from O'Connell Tower in Glasnevin Cemetery, reopened after almost 50 years
# Roundtower
# Roundtower

This is the view from O'Connell Tower in Glasnevin Cemetery, reopened after almost 50 years

Apr 13th 2018, 4:33 PM 12,624 Views 8 Comments

It has been reopened to the public after almost 50 years.

A rake of old Irish TV ads have been restored online and it's just pure nostalgia
# Very Old School
From The Daily Edge
# Very Old School

A rake of old Irish TV ads have been restored online and it's just pure nostalgia

Apr 26th 2017, 6:47 PM 20,607 Views 5 Comments

The amount of jingles.

Civil servants' union wants a €1.4 billion pay restoration
# Restoration
# Restoration

Civil servants' union wants a €1.4 billion pay restoration

Apr 20th 2017, 7:47 AM 16,535 Views 112 Comments

Geraghty said that he didn’t want the issue to be a public sector versus private sector divide, but said that their demands were “reasonable”.

Why are TDs getting a €5,000 'pay rise'?
# Restoration
# Restoration

Why are TDs getting a €5,000 'pay rise'?

Oct 12th 2016, 6:38 PM 36,792 Views 103 Comments

Politicians have come under fire for wage restoration they are due next year.

Senior gardaí want pay restoration of 16.5% or industrial action could be on the cards
# Pay Claim
# Pay Claim

Senior gardaí want pay restoration of 16.5% or industrial action could be on the cards

Oct 4th 2016, 8:12 PM 13,133 Views 104 Comments

Rank-and-file gardaí announced last week they would strike in a dispute over pay.

This kid tripped in an art gallery and punched a hole in a €1.3million painting
# Whoops
# Whoops

This kid tripped in an art gallery and punched a hole in a €1.3million painting

Aug 25th 2015, 10:56 AM 30,334 Views 30 Comments

Oh, I’ll just walk past this paNOOOOOOOOO.

Trinity College Dublin's Front Gate is to be repaired this week
# Gater Aid
# Gater Aid

Trinity College Dublin's Front Gate is to be repaired this week

Jun 9th 2014, 6:01 PM 14,144 Views 24 Comments

The gate was destroyed by a driver in April.

Ever wanted to sleep in a lighthouse? Cutbacks might make it impossible
# Return To Ruin
# Return To Ruin

Ever wanted to sleep in a lighthouse? Cutbacks might make it impossible

May 5th 2014, 7:55 PM 22,060 Views 32 Comments

Restored buildings managed by the Landmark Trust are in danger following funding cuts.

Number of homes without power halved after day of ‘good progress’
# Power Out
# Power Out

Number of homes without power halved after day of ‘good progress’

Feb 15th 2014, 8:55 PM 9,393 Views 20 Comments

25,000 homes are likely to remain without power over night, but 35,000 homes saw the lights come back on today.

Technology saving major works in National Gallery
# Preserve Us
# Preserve Us

Technology saving major works in National Gallery

Jan 11th 2014, 10:15 AM 5,446 Views 3 Comments

Priceless art collection preserved for future through latest conservation methods.

Five-year restoration of masterpiece to reveal art mystery
# Major Clean
# Major Clean

Five-year restoration of masterpiece to reveal art mystery

Oct 19th 2013, 8:30 PM 24,292 Views 11 Comments

Who painted what part of the fascinating 24-panel ”Mystic Lamb’ altarpiece? What lies beneath?

New drawings revealed as restoration starts on Rome's Colosseum
# Frescoes
# Frescoes

New drawings revealed as restoration starts on Rome's Colosseum

Jan 18th 2013, 9:35 PM 41,637 Views 21 Comments

Ancient traces of red, black, green and blue frescoes have been uncovered.

Saint Mel's cathedral restoration creates 100 jobs
# Restoration
# Restoration

Saint Mel's cathedral restoration creates 100 jobs

Oct 1st 2012, 3:06 PM 4,534 Views 11 Comments

The cathedral was damaged in a fire in 2009, but restoration has now begun in earnest on it, Bishop Colm O’Reilly has said. The work is expected to take 14 months.

Colosseum to be restored using private donation
# Colosseum
# Colosseum

Colosseum to be restored using private donation

Jul 31st 2012, 7:15 PM 8,701 Views 9 Comments

A luxury shoemaker will fund the restoration project, which will see works taking place at the ancient ruin for more than two years.