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Tuesday 7 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# the spire

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# the spire
20 years on, does anybody actually like The Spire? As it turns out, yes
Wait. Is The Spire good?
All time
# Thiago Cortes
Crowds gather for vigil in memory of delivery cyclist killed in Dublin hit-and-run
“He didn’t deserve any of this,” a friend colleague of Thiago Cortes said.
# Owen Wilson
So, hundreds of people are planning to meet at the Spire to say 'wow' like Owen Wilson
Never change, Ireland
# big tall metal pole
11 priceless tourist reviews of The Spire in Dublin
“I actually walked straight passed it as I was looking on my phone”
# the spire
8 suggestions for what Irish men should name their penises
Takin’ you down to Shlongford Town.
# In Numbers
Sex, Smirnoff and the Six Nations: The week in numbers
Plus: How much does it cost to replace the lightbulb at the top of the Spire?
# Abortion
Large-scale pro-choice rally planned for Dublin this afternoon
Around two thousand people attended a similar rally on Wednesday, while pro-life groups also took part in a vigil at Leinster House last night.
# the spire
Palestine campaigners to protest Gaza violence in Dublin rally
‘Operation Protective Edge’, which began on Tuesday, is Israel’s largest military operation against Gaza since 2012.
# In Spireing Idea
"No plans to rename Spire" says Dublin councillor
A Dublin City Council committee said today it is not in favour of renaming sites generally.
# Dublin wifi
A street cleaner, pyjama girl and The Spire among the 14 ‘icons of Dublin’
The icons have been created to mark the free WiFi spots in the city centre. What do you make of them?