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'An example of how bad it can get': We counted 13 syringes down this tiny Dublin alleyway
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

'An example of how bad it can get': We counted 13 syringes down this tiny Dublin alleyway

Jun 24th 2017, 7:45 AM 23,404 Views 77 Comments

The site shows that public injecting is still a major problem, a drug service worker said.

Aussie police commander says injecting room changed Sydney 'drug capital' for the better
# Dublin Drug Problem
# Dublin Drug Problem

Aussie police commander says injecting room changed Sydney 'drug capital' for the better

Jan 21st 2017, 8:10 AM 8,323 Views 8 Comments

The Dáil is set to deal with legislation for injecting rooms here in the coming months.

It's planned the first supervised injecting facility will open in 2017. So how did we get here?
# Drug Policy
# Drug Policy

It's planned the first supervised injecting facility will open in 2017. So how did we get here?

Dec 24th 2016, 12:01 PM 240 Views 35 Comments

People have reasonable fears about such centres – but those fears can be addressed, writes the Ana Liffey Drug Project’s Tony Duffin.

Pictures: 12 fabulous shots of Dublin by one amateur photographer
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# Streets Of Dublin

Pictures: 12 fabulous shots of Dublin by one amateur photographer

Oct 30th 2016, 12:30 PM 39,170 Views 15 Comments

For Dermot Kavanagh, photographing Dublin satisfies his urge to “roam the streets”.

How would a Dublin drug injecting room operate? We spoke to the boss of the Sydney centre
# Supervised Injecting
# Supervised Injecting

How would a Dublin drug injecting room operate? We spoke to the boss of the Sydney centre

Sep 3rd 2016, 7:30 AM 18,775 Views 40 Comments

Sydney doctor Marianne Jauncey was taken aback by the level of open injecting in Dublin this week.

Dublin's drug laneways: One year on, the alleys are still littered with needles
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

Dublin's drug laneways: One year on, the alleys are still littered with needles

May 5th 2016, 6:58 PM 25,604 Views 37 Comments

The city centre this afternoon: used needles, a crack pipe – and a syringe just yards from playing children.

Google team up with Colin Farrell to tell the story of the Rising...and it's wonderful
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

Google team up with Colin Farrell to tell the story of the Rising...and it's wonderful

Jan 12th 2016, 6:00 PM 32,398 Views 39 Comments

The impressive interactive website was launched this evening.

The needles on the cobbles are nothing new - but the human excrement is shocking
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

The needles on the cobbles are nothing new - but the human excrement is shocking

Dec 1st 2015, 10:00 PM 58,887 Views 99 Comments

A grim tour of the backstreets of the capital…

"You wonder - why are you on the street?": Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

"You wonder - why are you on the street?": Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis

Nov 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 26,093 Views 48 Comments

“It’s an extraordinary experience seeing the city like this.”

Just yards from the lattés and those craft beer bars ... dozens upon dozens of needles
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

Just yards from the lattés and those craft beer bars ... dozens upon dozens of needles

Jun 7th 2015, 9:00 PM 42,656 Views 94 Comments

Every alleyway in the city is being used for injecting…

Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today - and things got emotional
# Good Morning And Thank You
# Good Morning And Thank You

Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today - and things got emotional

Dec 19th 2014, 11:00 PM 36,048 Views 36 Comments

We saw hugs, Christmas cards, a cheeky fiver, and plenty of sad faces on the streets this morning.