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Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# temple bar

All time
# Irish
Desperately Irish reaction to a broken pub tap
It’s pure fecked lads.
# Swapsies
Boozy revellers in Temple Bar asked what they'd do if they had a woman's body
Or a man’s body. If they’re women.
# wear protection
Well that's one way to lure people into the pub on a sunny day in Ireland...
Factor 5%.
# ideas ideas
Dublin City Council want to hear your suggestions for Temple Bar...
It was recently named as one of the world’s ‘most disappointing’ tourist destinations.
# world of celebs
Is Kanye having his stag party in Dublin? It's The Dredge
All the day’s celeb filth.
# Fair City
Lovely video shows off the best of Temple Bar
See, it IS nice. Don’t listen to the Huffington Post.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
Everyone’s talking about Sean FitzPatrick being found not guilty.
# temple barred
Temple Bar named one of the world's 'most disappointing' tourist destinations
At least, that’s what The Huffington Post says.
# dave the rave
The legend from the Czech Inn is back with another baffling video
Someone get this man a TV show.
# backstreets back
You missed the Backstreet Boys singing in a Dublin pub last night
As long as you love me.
# just hold on
Drake partied with the Paddy's Day crowds in Temple Bar last night
In a green souvenir t-shirt and headband.
# Big Brother
Roundup of St Patrick's Day as seen through the Temple Bar live camera
We watch the live cam so you don’t have to.
# Sea of Green
This was Temple Bar at the height of things last night
World War Z.
# beyoncé in dublin
Beyoncé enjoyed an Irish coffee in The Temple Bar today
Turns out she’s no different from any other American tourist.
# Privacy
McDonald's hidden bathroom camera isn't spying on cubicles or urinals
The device is pointed away from these areas and only has view of the bathroom’s sinks.
# Shutdown
Non-alcohol space Exchange Dublin told to close over 'anti-social behaviour'
Volunteers who were told in an email that they have until this Friday to hand back the keys have now started a petition to keep the cultural space open.
# pubvertising
This promo video for Dublin's Czech Inn is unintentionally hilarious
It… I… just… we just… uh… just watch it.
# clean up
Creating culture amidst the rubbish in Temple Bar's lanes
How the Icon Factory is battling waste. Also – can Temple Bar’s lanes be reclaimed? A new project aims to do just that.
# Missing
13-year-old Sean Hynes found safe and well
Gardaí had asked for the public’s assistance in finding the teenager.
# take 2
Bollywood producers arrive, hoping to repeat success of 'Luas fight' blockbuster
Indian movie bosses have arrived in Ireland to hunt for locations – keen to repeat the success of ‘Ek Tha Tiger’, which was shot here in 2011.
# DAFT TAXI
Hilarious Dublin taxi driver dances to Get Lucky
Taxi driver shows off his dance moves on Dublin’s streets.
# Hallelujah
271st anniversary of Handel's Messiah marked in Dublin
Our Lady’s Choral Society performed ‘Messiah on the Street’ onDublin’s Fishamble Street, where it was first performed in 1742.
# how exciting
Goodfellas and Back to the Future outdoors? We're there!
Amazing movies in the amazing outdoors sound amazing.
# on a mission
'Busiest boy in Dublin' finally identified... 44 years after photo
This kid rules.
# santa baby
VIDEO: Santa attacked in Temple Bar, kids come to his aid
This has melted our cold, hard hearts this evening.
# Assault
Serious assault in Dublin's Temple Bar
A 21-year-old man sustained serious head injuries in the assault.
# Uniquely Dublin
Open thread: what makes Dublin special?
Have your say…
# Awards
Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes
Coder Dojo, Neuro Hero and Soar each won €200,000 each at the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland awards tonight.
# absolut fringe
Winners of Absolut Fringe Awards revealed
Dogs, Farm and Death of the Tradesmen were the big winners last night.
# hotspots
Temple Bar rubbish bins will ‘talk’ to your smartphone
Plans to incorporate technology that will alert you to free wi-fi hotspots, as well as events and activities in vicinity of where you’re standing.
# Umbrella-ella-ella
Temple Bar's giant 'umbrellas' wins award
The canopies – which allow Meeting House Square to be used hail, rain or shine – won innovation gong at Dublin Neighbourhood competition.
# absolut fringe
How to reveal your 'Oh F***' moment in public
Do it with poetry and wit… at the ABSOLUT Fringe 2012 festival. (We’ll tell you ours if you tell us yours…)
# Your Say
Poll: Do you enjoy watching buskers?
Street performers are intrinsic to Ireland’s fair cities…but do you like them?
# WiFi
Free WiFi for Grafton Street ahead of wider roll-out
WiFi will be available in 20-minute slots free of charge on Dublin city centre street. Bitbuzz says it’s expanding service to Galway and Cork this year.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed…
# Lovin' it
Must close at midnight: no 3am Big Macs in McDonald's in Temple Bar
McDonald’s must also submit the materials it plans to use on the building in Temple Bar Square in Dublin, and promise to maintain the current vaulted ceilings.
# Lovin' it
McDonald's welcomes green light for Temple Bar restaurant
An Bord Pleanála has said ‘I’m lovin’ it’ to plans for the golden arches in Temple Bar, but An Taisce says it’s not welcome
# Serial attacks
Attacks on young women one year apart "are linked"
Gardai have found forensic link between the two attacks on the women and are looking for help from the public.
# Hallelujah
Hallelujah - Handel's Messiah takes to the street today
Warm up your vocal chords for this unique open-air event taking place today on site where famous choral composition was first performed in 1742.