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#Smithfield

# smithfield - Thursday 7 October, 2021

'It's an incredible cultural hub': Fears over proposed hotel at Dublin's Cobblestone pub
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

'It's an incredible cultural hub': Fears over proposed hotel at Dublin's Cobblestone pub

Oct 7th 2021, 2:57 PM 19,626 Views 22 Comments

The Cobblestone is one of Dublin’s most popular pubs and is well-known for hosting daily trad sessions.

# smithfield - Friday 11 June, 2021

No Luas service running between Smithfield and the Point
# Luas
# Luas

No Luas service running between Smithfield and the Point

Jun 11th 2021, 7:33 AM 17,944 Views 2 Comments

The Red Line is closed between the Smithfield and the Point stops due to a technical fault.

# smithfield - Monday 30 March, 2020

Luas derails after colliding with truck in Dublin city centre
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Luas derails after colliding with truck in Dublin city centre

Mar 30th 2020, 9:34 AM 156,723 Views 80 Comments

The incident happened in Smithfield earlier this morning.

# smithfield - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Dublin City Council starts legal bid to remove 'Horseboy' and David Attenborough murals
# Subset
# Subset

Dublin City Council starts legal bid to remove 'Horseboy' and David Attenborough murals

Feb 25th 2020, 6:51 PM 41,871 Views 0 Comments

The murals did not have permission of the city’s planning department.

# smithfield - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Council seeks operator to create 'tourist attraction' at Dublin's Fruit & Vegetable Market
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

Council seeks operator to create 'tourist attraction' at Dublin's Fruit & Vegetable Market

Oct 6th 2019, 6:30 AM 30,078 Views 37 Comments

The market off Capel Street closed in August after 130 years.

# smithfield - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire

Sep 14th 2019, 7:35 PM 27,236 Views 12 Comments

The fire occurred this morning in Smithfield.

# smithfield - Friday 23 August, 2019

'Ní fheicimid a leithéid arís ann': After 127 years of (very) early starts Dublin's Fruit & Vegetable Market closed its doors today
# Major Revamp
# Major Revamp

'Ní fheicimid a leithéid arís ann': After 127 years of (very) early starts Dublin's Fruit & Vegetable Market closed its doors today

Aug 23rd 2019, 1:48 PM 22,505 Views 18 Comments

The market off Capel Street is set to be redeveloped as a commercial and retail space.

# smithfield - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

€5 million compensation for Smithfield traders ahead of Fruit & Vegetable Market redevelopment
# Capel Street
# Capel Street

€5 million compensation for Smithfield traders ahead of Fruit & Vegetable Market redevelopment

Aug 21st 2019, 2:53 PM 23,678 Views 25 Comments

The market off Capel Street is set to be redeveloped as a commercial and retail space.

# smithfield - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Planning battle after tenant told he needs permission for Smithfield's Horseboy mural
# Horseboy
# Horseboy

Planning battle after tenant told he needs permission for Smithfield's Horseboy mural

Aug 15th 2019, 6:10 AM 32,874 Views 21 Comments

The case has been referred to An Bord Pleanála, with the owner seeking to have the mural removed.

# smithfield - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Historic Dublin Fruit & Vegetable Market to close ahead of redevelopment
# Refurbishment
# Refurbishment

Historic Dublin Fruit & Vegetable Market to close ahead of redevelopment

Aug 14th 2019, 6:00 AM 54,597 Views 20 Comments

Planning permission for the market’s redevelopment was granted in 2014.

# smithfield - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Smithfield's homelessness tour guide: 'Most locals don't get to talk to anybody who is homeless'
# Dublin
# Dublin

Smithfield's homelessness tour guide: 'Most locals don't get to talk to anybody who is homeless'

Jul 11th 2019, 11:16 PM 34,744 Views 17 Comments

Shane Howell hopes his tour might help shine a light on the contrasts that exist in this corner of the city.

# smithfield - Thursday 16 May, 2019

'It's unjustifiable': Demolition of 19th-century Dublin distillers structure slammed by An Taisce
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

'It's unjustifiable': Demolition of 19th-century Dublin distillers structure slammed by An Taisce

May 16th 2019, 5:41 PM 38,681 Views 29 Comments

The 19th century structure was converted and refurbished in the 1970s.

# smithfield - Friday 1 March, 2019

Brazilian couple tricked out of €1,000 in new rental scam in north inner city Dublin
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Brazilian couple tricked out of €1,000 in new rental scam in north inner city Dublin

Mar 1st 2019, 6:00 AM 77,972 Views 34 Comments

The couple said they signed a legitimate-looking lease.

# smithfield - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

'If we build here, we'll have to build around you': How The Cobblestone became a traditional icon in a changing Dublin
# Story Of My Pub
# Story Of My Pub

'If we build here, we'll have to build around you': How The Cobblestone became a traditional icon in a changing Dublin

Jan 2nd 2019, 4:56 PM 7,793 Views 3 Comments

Smithfield has seen whole urban landscapes come and go – but the Cobblestone is still there.

# smithfield - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Here's where you can welcome the Dublin winners home
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Here's where you can welcome the Dublin winners home

Sep 2nd 2018, 5:58 PM 25,620 Views 37 Comments

The Dublin senior footballers secured their fourth All-Ireland win in a row on Sunday afternoon.

# smithfield - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Minister keen to give Smithfield family court complex the green light
# Hammond Street
# Hammond Street

Minister keen to give Smithfield family court complex the green light

Jul 22nd 2018, 6:30 PM 10,889 Views 1 Comment

The integrated court complex has been hampered in delays for years.

# smithfield - Friday 22 December, 2017

The Stormzy mural in Smithfield has been painted over after council objections
# Stormz In A Teacup
# Stormz In A Teacup

The Stormzy mural in Smithfield has been painted over after council objections

Dec 22nd 2017, 12:37 PM 28,674 Views 38 Comments

Dublin City Council said the artwork did not have planning permission so had to be removed.

# smithfield - Friday 24 November, 2017

The artists protesting the Stormzy mural removal hit back with this great Donald Trump graffiti
# Protest
From The Daily Edge
# Protest

The artists protesting the Stormzy mural removal hit back with this great Donald Trump graffiti

Nov 24th 2017, 7:08 PM 7,240 Views 2 Comments

‘Make Dublin Grey Again’.

# smithfield - Thursday 23 November, 2017

The artists behind the Stormzy mural in Smithfield are running a brilliant protest against Dublin City Council
# The Council Strikes Again
From The Daily Edge
# The Council Strikes Again

The artists behind the Stormzy mural in Smithfield are running a brilliant protest against Dublin City Council

Nov 23rd 2017, 5:24 PM 7,696 Views 2 Comments

One shade of grey.

Stormzy mural gets makeover in protest against council removal threats
# Stormzy Out
# Stormzy Out

Stormzy mural gets makeover in protest against council removal threats

Nov 23rd 2017, 5:05 PM 31,034 Views 38 Comments

“We’re attempting to transform what is a negative situation for us into a catalyst for cultural change.”

Your guide to Smithfield: Inner-city village with food, festivals and vintage arcade machines
# Neighbourhood Guide
# Neighbourhood Guide

Your guide to Smithfield: Inner-city village with food, festivals and vintage arcade machines

Nov 23rd 2017, 12:38 PM 11,341 Views 7 Comments

There’s new life around the square that ten years ago stood practically empty.

# smithfield - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Dublin City Council explain why Sunday's All-Ireland won't be shown on big screen in Smithfield
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Dublin City Council explain why Sunday's All-Ireland won't be shown on big screen in Smithfield

Sep 13th 2017, 5:35 PM 8,128 Views 7 Comments

Local media outlets had confirmed the screening, but DCC have insisted that it’s not happening.

# smithfield - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

This new bar full of retro arcade games just opened in Smithfield
# Token
From The Daily Edge
# Token

This new bar full of retro arcade games just opened in Smithfield

Jun 6th 2017, 5:00 PM 13,872 Views 7 Comments

They serve vegan food too.

# smithfield - Monday 22 May, 2017

Luas not operating between Blackhorse and The Point due to technical fault
# Red Line
# Red Line

Luas not operating between Blackhorse and The Point due to technical fault

May 22nd 2017, 6:44 AM 9,170 Views 9 Comments

There was no immediate information as to when the service would resume.

# smithfield - Saturday 15 April, 2017

'We want people to know what's going on' - Why Venezuelans will be protesting in Dublin today
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

'We want people to know what's going on' - Why Venezuelans will be protesting in Dublin today

Apr 15th 2017, 7:30 AM 15,530 Views 41 Comments

Around 2,000 Venezuelans live in Dublin.

# smithfield - Monday 6 March, 2017

Homeowner says new Dublin city centre hotel would block his 'right to light'
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Homeowner says new Dublin city centre hotel would block his 'right to light'

Mar 6th 2017, 8:30 AM 33,910 Views 38 Comments

Mark and Andrew Cosgrave want to build a 175-bed hotel in Dublin city centre.

# smithfield - Thursday 15 December, 2016

A new pub just opened in Stoneybatter with a barbershop inside
# The Barbers
From The Daily Edge
# The Barbers

A new pub just opened in Stoneybatter with a barbershop inside

Dec 15th 2016, 10:17 AM 6,086 Views 5 Comments

Shot back and sides, please.

# smithfield - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Appeal for witnesses to stabbing in Dublin's inner city
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Appeal for witnesses to stabbing in Dublin's inner city

Nov 1st 2016, 3:45 PM 17,274 Views 8 Comments

The incident happened last Thursday evening at about 11.30pm in the Smithfield area.

# smithfield - Friday 28 October, 2016

Luas crash: Eight hospitalised as tram and tourist bus collide in Smithfield
# Open-top Bus
# Open-top Bus

Luas crash: Eight hospitalised as tram and tourist bus collide in Smithfield

Oct 28th 2016, 3:40 PM 72,584 Views 94 Comments

Services on the Red Line have since resumed. Gardaí have launched an investigation.

# smithfield - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Music heaven - Dublin's Smithfield will be chockablock for the Busker Fleadh tomorrow
# Buskin' Makes Me Feel Good
# Buskin' Makes Me Feel Good

Music heaven - Dublin's Smithfield will be chockablock for the Busker Fleadh tomorrow

Oct 8th 2016, 6:15 PM 9,013 Views 2 Comments

The five-hour event will showcase “the best of independent music and performance” Dublin has to offer.

# smithfield - Monday 19 September, 2016

"I worried what will happen if they manage to open the car doors" - Joan Burton
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

"I worried what will happen if they manage to open the car doors" - Joan Burton

Sep 19th 2016, 6:09 PM 16,028 Views 0 Comments

The former Labour leader and Tánaiste gave evidence today at a trial of a 17-year-old boy charged in connection with the Jobstown water charges protest in November 2014.

# smithfield - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

There's a joint outdoor screening of Willy Wonka and the All-Ireland in Dublin this Sunday
# Pure Imagination
From The Daily Edge
# Pure Imagination

There's a joint outdoor screening of Willy Wonka and the All-Ireland in Dublin this Sunday

Sep 14th 2016, 7:34 AM 4,790 Views 0 Comments

What a combo.

# smithfield - Monday 29 August, 2016

Two brand new retro-looking restaurants have opened in Smithfield, and they look unreal
# Hoagies
From The Daily Edge
# Hoagies

Two brand new retro-looking restaurants have opened in Smithfield, and they look unreal

Aug 29th 2016, 5:12 PM 12,025 Views 0 Comments

Anyone for hoagies?

# smithfield - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Garda chases after man who snatched mobile phone from pregnant woman
# Dublin
# Dublin

Garda chases after man who snatched mobile phone from pregnant woman

Aug 2nd 2016, 5:59 PM 31,910 Views 41 Comments

The man was arrested and is being held at Bridewell Garda Station.

# smithfield - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Teen wins €2,500 damages from Luas operator after driver insinuated she was a pickpocket
# Defamation
# Defamation

Teen wins €2,500 damages from Luas operator after driver insinuated she was a pickpocket

Jun 29th 2016, 6:15 AM 35,462 Views 39 Comments

17-year-old Rebecca Conroy had sought €38,000 in defamation damages.

# smithfield - Monday 2 May, 2016

5 excellent places to grab brunch in Dublin 7
# Let's Do Brunch
From The Daily Edge
# Let's Do Brunch

5 excellent places to grab brunch in Dublin 7

May 2nd 2016, 10:51 AM 13,385 Views 4 Comments

Hungry in Stoneybatter? Look no further than these five spots.

# smithfield - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate
# Nowhere To Go
From Business ETC
# Nowhere To Go

'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate

Jan 27th 2016, 2:56 PM 14,254 Views 45 Comments

The arts collective are faced with leaving Smithfield due to rising rents.

# smithfield - Saturday 21 November, 2015

This disused John Player factory is going to be transformed into Dublin's Christmas flea market
# Christmas Shopping
# Christmas Shopping

This disused John Player factory is going to be transformed into Dublin's Christmas flea market

Nov 21st 2015, 8:00 AM 63,556 Views 24 Comments

It’s believed to be the first time the public will get to have a look inside.

# smithfield - Saturday 7 November, 2015

A Smithfield waiter snotted himself but made the most fantastic recovery
# On His Ear
From The Daily Edge
# On His Ear

A Smithfield waiter snotted himself but made the most fantastic recovery

Nov 7th 2015, 4:26 PM 9,665 Views 3 Comments

Adam. Hero.

# smithfield - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Feb 19th 2015, 3:37 PM 3,164 Views 1 Comment

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

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