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#Lord Mayor

From TheJournal.ie Independent councillor Nial Ring elected as new Lord Mayor of Dublin Lord Mayor

Independent councillor Nial Ring elected as new Lord Mayor of Dublin

Ring was elected by fellow councillors this evening and becomes the 349th Lord Mayor of the city.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission Israel

Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission

Efforts were made to refuse Mícheál Mac Donncha entry to the country.

From TheJournal.ie 'This is an attempt to silence critics': Dublin Lord Mayor hits out at Israel over plan to refuse him entry Palestine

'This is an attempt to silence critics': Dublin Lord Mayor hits out at Israel over plan to refuse him entry

Mícheál Mac Donncha has travelled to the city of Ramallah in the West Bank.

From TheJournal.ie Lord Mayor of Dublin denies he's been refused entry to Israel - in fact, he's in his hotel Ramallah
From TheJournal.ie Palestinian Authority invites Dublin's Lord Mayor to attend conference on Jerusalem Israel Palestine

Palestinian Authority invites Dublin's Lord Mayor to attend conference on Jerusalem

The Ardmhéara will attend a conference on the status of the City of Jerusalem at the invitation of the Palestinian Authority.

From TheJournal.ie 'Christmas can be very hard if you're on your own': People asked to look out for the elderly this winter ALONE

'Christmas can be very hard if you're on your own': People asked to look out for the elderly this winter

The advice comes as part of the Dublin City Council and older person’s charity Alone’s cold weather initiative, which was launched today.

An English tourist sent the Mayor of Dublin a lovely letter thanking people in the city for their help during an emergency

“I cannot explain how grateful I am to the people of Dublin who have been the most friendly and thoughtful people I have ever met”

From TheJournal.ie This man is the new Lord Mayor of Dublin city First Day On The Job

This man is the new Lord Mayor of Dublin city

Mícheál Mac Donncha was elected as the new Lord Mayor this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should hotels that refuse homeless families face sanctions? No Room At The Inn This post contains a poll

Poll: Should hotels that refuse homeless families face sanctions?

Dublin Lord Mayor Brendan Carr said that some hotels are discriminating against homeless families.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Lord Mayor calls for Home Sweet Home to donate remaining €129,000 to homeless charities Apollo House Legacy

Dublin Lord Mayor calls for Home Sweet Home to donate remaining €129,000 to homeless charities

Brendan Carr said that the funds raised by the campaign should “be immediately put to use assisting people in housing need”.

From TheJournal.ie 'Disgraceful and undemocratic': Dublin councillors are still divided on the Obama vote Freedom Of The City

'Disgraceful and undemocratic': Dublin councillors are still divided on the Obama vote

Independent Councillor Mannix Flynn said that the issue was “not over yet”.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the word 'lord' be dropped from 'Lord Mayor'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the word 'lord' be dropped from 'Lord Mayor'?

A Dublin city councillor wants the title to be changed to ‘Civic Mayor’.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin's Lord Mayor has attacked Ibec for 'wanting to rip apart' Irish society Brexit

Dublin's Lord Mayor has attacked Ibec for 'wanting to rip apart' Irish society

Brendan Carr accused the employers group of “weasel words” to mask what he called an attack on workers.

From TheJournal.ie Number of Console staff withdraw resignations they handed in after controversy Lord Mayor

Number of Console staff withdraw resignations they handed in after controversy

It’s feared the revelations about Console will have a negative impact on donations to charities.

From TheJournal.ie 'Dublin without her people is nothing to me': Dublin's new Lord Mayor enters office quoting Connolly Mr Mayor

'Dublin without her people is nothing to me': Dublin's new Lord Mayor enters office quoting Connolly

Brendan Carr also thanked his mother and father.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should injection centres for drug addicts be opened in Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should injection centres for drug addicts be opened in Ireland?

Dublin Lord Mayor Críona Ní Dhálaigh would support their introduction on a pilot basis.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm not trying to un-Sinn Féin myself': New Lord Mayor reacts to criticism Easter Rising

'I'm not trying to un-Sinn Féin myself': New Lord Mayor reacts to criticism

Críona Ní Dhálaigh said 1916 centenary commemorations will be inclusive.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh is the new Lord Mayor of Dublin Winner

Sinn Féin councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh is the new Lord Mayor of Dublin

She is the first member of Sinn Féin to hold the office.

From TheJournal.ie Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable' IRA

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable'

All is not well on Dublin City Council.

From TheJournal.ie Pressure is growing to reopen Dublin's 'Fort Apache' station Fitzgibbon Street

Pressure is growing to reopen Dublin's 'Fort Apache' station

The Lord Mayor has said not reopening the station would be “unacceptable”.

From TheJournal.ie Cork's deputy mayor 'snubbed' water charge petition with 15,000 signatures Anti-water Charges

Cork's deputy mayor 'snubbed' water charge petition with 15,000 signatures

“It’s a gross insult to people, whether someone agrees with you or not they should take your petition.”

From TheJournal.ie 5 things you might not know about Dublin's Mansion House Happy Birthday

5 things you might not know about Dublin's Mansion House

The home of the Lord Mayor of Dublin is 300 years old.

From TheJournal.ie 'The most memorable thing about jail? Helping IRA members escape on a helicopter' Christy Burke

'The most memorable thing about jail? Helping IRA members escape on a helicopter'

Dublin’s Lord Mayor recalls his time in prison, and shares his thoughts on the Queen.

From TheJournal.ie 'Worse now than the heroin epidemic of the 80s' - Christy Burke on drugs in Dublin Inner City This post contains videos

'Worse now than the heroin epidemic of the 80s' - Christy Burke on drugs in Dublin

The Lord Mayor said the capital’s problems haven’t changed that much in the 30 years he has been a councillor.

From TheJournal.ie ‘The dead is the dead’ – Dublin’s Lord Mayor squares up to Remembrance Day protester Get Wise

‘The dead is the dead’ – Dublin’s Lord Mayor squares up to Remembrance Day protester

Christy Burke told protesters that nothing would be achieved by his refusing to attend the event.

From TheJournal.ie Community garden turns derelict Fatima Mansions site green Flanagan's Field

Community garden turns derelict Fatima Mansions site green

The garden will be launched next week.

From TheJournal.ie Open Thread: Nominations for a WOMAN to receive the Freedom of Dublin, please! City Hall

Open Thread: Nominations for a WOMAN to receive the Freedom of Dublin, please!

There have been no female recipients of the award since 2000, when Aung San Suu Kyi was honoured.

From TheJournal.ie “The water has frozen my brain”: The ice bucket challenge came to Kildare St and the Mansion House today Cold Cold Water

“The water has frozen my brain”: The ice bucket challenge came to Kildare St and the Mansion House today

A TD, a senator and the Lord Mayor all took the plunge in Dublin today. Somehow they all managed to stick to parliamentary language, post-deluge….

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Lord Mayor calls for task force to tackle inner city addiction problems Drug Use

Dublin Lord Mayor calls for task force to tackle inner city addiction problems

Christy Burke said that “certain senior politicians don’t see any votes in addiction, so they don’t see it as a priority”.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Mayor: It’s ‘bullsh*t’ gardaí can’t take in homeless under-18s without social worker Sleeping Rough

Dublin Mayor: It’s ‘bullsh*t’ gardaí can’t take in homeless under-18s without social worker

Christy Burke said it’s “unbelievable” that gardaí can’t take in under-18s who are sleeping rough without the presence of a social worker.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Mayor: I didn't mean any offence when I suggested blocking royals from 1916 events Expressing Concerns

Dublin Mayor: I didn't mean any offence when I suggested blocking royals from 1916 events

The Dublin Lord Mayor Christy Burke says he was just expressing citizens’ concerns.

From TheJournal.ie Directly-elected mayor plan “absolutely has to happen” — Lord Mayor Dublin

Directly-elected mayor plan “absolutely has to happen” — Lord Mayor

The ‘mayors and chairs’ of Dublin’s four local authorities are due to meet with Minister Phil Hogan to see if the issue can be moved forward.

From TheJournal.ie Cork Lord Mayor involved in car crash just hours after losing her seat LE14

Cork Lord Mayor involved in car crash just hours after losing her seat

Catherine Clancy is the second Labour Lord Mayor to lose their seat.

From TheJournal.ie Council u-turn on funds means iconic Shandon clock will be repaired Four Liars

Council u-turn on funds means iconic Shandon clock will be repaired

The clock had been out of action for a number of months.

Belfast's Lord Mayor dyes hair pink for Giro D'Italia... your move Dublin

QUICK! Someone get Oisin Quinn to a hairdressers!

From TheJournal.ie Freedom of Cork to be awarded less often to avoid mayors using it as a 'political football' What Is Sacred Is Scarce

Freedom of Cork to be awarded less often to avoid mayors using it as a 'political football'

President Higgins is set to be given the accolade at a ceremony in the city today.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin councillors vote today on directly-elected mayor (but it's likely plan will be scrapped) Total Mayor

Dublin councillors vote today on directly-elected mayor (but it's likely plan will be scrapped)

All four local authorities in the country have to agree on whether to put the issue to the people on the same day as the local and European elections.

From TheJournal.ie The Rosie Hackett LUAS bridge will open on 20 May No Trolls

The Rosie Hackett LUAS bridge will open on 20 May

The new structure will be the 24th Liffey crossing… and the first to be named after a woman.

From TheJournal.ie Plan to target land-hoarders could create tens of thousands of jobs Developer Levies

Plan to target land-hoarders could create tens of thousands of jobs

A plan to impose a harsh levy on developers hanging on to prime land is being considered by Cabinet. It’s hoped the measure could help boost the supply of family homes, particularly in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s been talking about the memorial service for ‘Madiba’, new Church abuse reports and budget overruns at the HSE…

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