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#Water protests

# water-protests - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges
# Prize Draw
# Prize Draw

1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges

Nov 5th 2014, 7:20 AM 32,948 Views 32 Comments

Home-owners in South Dublin were entered into a prize draw if they paid in full and on time.

# water-protests - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Mary Lou McDonald is now refusing to pay water charges
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Mary Lou McDonald is now refusing to pay water charges

Nov 2nd 2014, 7:55 PM 50,184 Views 326 Comments

She had previously said she would be paying.

IN PICTURES: Ireland's Umbrella Movement takes to the streets against water charges
# Turnout For The Books
# Turnout For The Books

IN PICTURES: Ireland's Umbrella Movement takes to the streets against water charges

Nov 2nd 2014, 2:00 PM 23,053 Views 151 Comments

The view from around the country.

'Things change': Labour TD defends her party's U-turn on water charges
# The Usual Suspects
# The Usual Suspects

'Things change': Labour TD defends her party's U-turn on water charges

Nov 2nd 2014, 7:45 AM 23,396 Views 271 Comments

Joanna Tuffy has criticised people who recently shared a statement she made against water charges in 2009.

# water-protests - Saturday 1 November, 2014

Enda Kenny: It's either water charges, or a 4% tax increase, or 'boiling water for decades'
# Choices Choices Choices
# Choices Choices Choices

Enda Kenny: It's either water charges, or a 4% tax increase, or 'boiling water for decades'

Nov 1st 2014, 11:58 PM 96,904 Views 720 Comments

The Taoiseach was speaking in Dublin tonight.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Nov 1st 2014, 9:59 PM 39,670 Views 64 Comments

Everyone’s talking about massive water charges protests and the morning after Halloween night.

These TDs and Senators are refusing to pay water charges. Here's why...
# N To The O
# N To The O

These TDs and Senators are refusing to pay water charges. Here's why...

Nov 1st 2014, 12:00 PM 30,753 Views 51 Comments

“The level of non-cooperation and non-engagement with Irish Water shows that the Government should just give up now.”

IN IMAGES: A brief history of the Irish protest
# We Have Form
# We Have Form

IN IMAGES: A brief history of the Irish protest

Nov 1st 2014, 7:15 AM 13,375 Views 12 Comments

This ain’t our first rodeo.

# water-protests - Friday 31 October, 2014

More than 100,000 will turn up at water charge protests tomorrow, predicts TD
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

More than 100,000 will turn up at water charge protests tomorrow, predicts TD

Oct 31st 2014, 5:45 PM 34,159 Views 297 Comments

The claim came as Pat Rabbitte said the public mood is being “exploited”.

# water-protests - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Almost 100 anti-water charges protests planned across the country
# Right2Water
# Right2Water

Almost 100 anti-water charges protests planned across the country

Oct 30th 2014, 5:11 PM 29,799 Views 172 Comments

It is the second day of action by the Right2Water group.

# water-protests - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Part 2: We put your questions to Irish Water - here's what they told us
# Water Response
# Water Response

Part 2: We put your questions to Irish Water - here's what they told us

Oct 29th 2014, 6:30 AM 21,186 Views 111 Comments

SO MANY QUESTIONS.

# water-protests - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a 'Halloween scare'
# Water Protests
# Water Protests

Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a 'Halloween scare'

Oct 25th 2014, 8:35 PM 27,010 Views 128 Comments

It’s estimated that approximately 6,000 turned out to protest against the charges.

# water-protests - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Irish lads use Times Square billboard to share anti-water charges message with Enda Kenny
# Billboard Stars
From The Daily Edge
# Billboard Stars

Irish lads use Times Square billboard to share anti-water charges message with Enda Kenny

Oct 23rd 2014, 1:03 PM 37,325 Views 64 Comments

Heroes.

# water-protests - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

14 reasons why people don't like and don't trust Irish Water
# Underwater
# Underwater

14 reasons why people don't like and don't trust Irish Water

Oct 21st 2014, 2:05 PM 38,067 Views 132 Comments

Leaks, protests, communication breakdown and a scorned minister have all contributed to a difficult 10 months for the new semi-state.

# water-protests - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Why are gardaí wearing cameras at water meter protests?
# Expensive Cameras
# Expensive Cameras

Why are gardaí wearing cameras at water meter protests?

Oct 15th 2014, 10:38 PM 70,459 Views 162 Comments

According to gardaí, it’s nothing new.

# water-protests - Sunday 12 October, 2014

"I will die upstairs in my bedroom" -  The week in quotes
# Say That Again
# Say That Again

"I will die upstairs in my bedroom" - The week in quotes

Oct 12th 2014, 9:47 AM 13,909 Views 3 Comments

Irish Water protests intensified, Roy Keane released his autobiography, and John McNulty lost the Seanad election – here’s the week in quotes.

# water-protests - Monday 6 October, 2014

Irish Water, Garda criticism and references to Stalin - Dublin City Council had a busy meeting
# Protests
# Protests

Irish Water, Garda criticism and references to Stalin - Dublin City Council had a busy meeting

Oct 6th 2014, 10:51 PM 19,111 Views 146 Comments

Tonight’s meeting was anything but dull…

# water-protests - Monday 22 September, 2014

Protesters block Joan Burton's car from leaving Dublin event
# Raheny
# Raheny

Protesters block Joan Burton's car from leaving Dublin event

Sep 22nd 2014, 10:57 PM 25,001 Views 107 Comments

The Tánaiste was at a school in Raheny to launch a report on Breakfast Clubs

# water-protests - Saturday 28 June, 2014

A TD used a Dáil question to ask if a water meter protester would have their dole cut
# Welfare
# Welfare

A TD used a Dáil question to ask if a water meter protester would have their dole cut

Jun 28th 2014, 8:50 AM 49,610 Views 357 Comments

Terence Flanagan used a case involving one of his own constituents to ask if the Department of Social Protection cuts the dole of anti-government protestors.

# water-protests - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Thirsty for a revolution? No ... we're not, insist Raheny's elderly residents
# Protesting The Protests
# Protesting The Protests

Thirsty for a revolution? No ... we're not, insist Raheny's elderly residents

Jun 14th 2014, 8:15 AM 21,026 Views 155 Comments

Residents of Tonlegee Drive aren’t huge fans of water charges. But they’re not too keen on the people protesting the charges either, as TheJournal.ie discovered…

# water-protests - Thursday 12 June, 2014

One arrested as angry protesters confront Taoiseach at elderly-care centre
# Water Protests
# Water Protests

One arrested as angry protesters confront Taoiseach at elderly-care centre

Jun 12th 2014, 4:45 PM 16,244 Views 133 Comments

Demonstrators have been accused of “thuggish” behaviour for staging their action while elderly patients were nearby.

# water-protests - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Gilmore: I find it hard to understand why people are blocking Irish Water from installing meters
# Confused.com
# Confused.com

Gilmore: I find it hard to understand why people are blocking Irish Water from installing meters

Apr 24th 2014, 10:35 PM 38,559 Views 274 Comments

The Tánaiste also said he would not be bound by any timetable on the Cabinet agreeing on how much people will have to pay.