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From TheJournal.ie Former site of Apollo House sold for over €50 million Office Block

Former site of Apollo House sold for over €50 million

An office block with retail units will be built on the property in Dublin city centre.

From TheJournal.ie Former Apollo House site put on the market Apollo House

Former Apollo House site put on the market

Apollo House site goes on sale with permission for a new office-block in its place.

From TheJournal.ie Apollo House will soon be a thing of the past as demolition work begins Home Sweet Home

Apollo House will soon be a thing of the past as demolition work begins

The office block on Dublin’s Tara Street is about to be torn down.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ journalist takes Apollo House organiser Brendan Ogle to court over Facebook post Defamation

RTÉ journalist takes Apollo House organiser Brendan Ogle to court over Facebook post

An RTÉ story last year said that Ogle’s Unite union sought an exemption from providing social housing during Apollo House.

From TheJournal.ie 'One former Apollo House resident has died on the streets already' One Year On

'One former Apollo House resident has died on the streets already'

Many former residents feel let down.

From TheJournal.ie 'People are dying': One year after Apollo House and homelessness is worse than ever One Year On

'People are dying': One year after Apollo House and homelessness is worse than ever

The Home Sweet Home campaign received widespread attention when it took over Apollo House on Hawkins Street for homeless people.

From TheJournal.ie Apollo House vigil cancelled amid reports of sex crime convictions for homeless man who died Previous Convictions

Apollo House vigil cancelled amid reports of sex crime convictions for homeless man who died

Stephen “Jack” Watson had previously been deported from Australia.

From TheJournal.ie Home Sweet Home donations to be given to groups tackling homelessness Apollo House

Home Sweet Home donations to be given to groups tackling homelessness

About €129,000 was unspent after the occupation of Apollo House in Dublin ended.

From TheJournal.ie Apollo House is going to be demolished Building And Property

Apollo House is going to be demolished

Hawkins House – widely known as the capital’s ‘ugliest building’ – will also be redeveloped.

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 What has happened to Home Sweet Home (and the €190,000 that was donated)? Apollo House Legacy

What has happened to Home Sweet Home (and the €190,000 that was donated)?

The campaign responsible for the occupation of Apollo House has been quiet in recent months.

From TheJournal.ie Mannix Flynn: 'Apollo House completely failed' Late Late Show

Mannix Flynn: 'Apollo House completely failed'

The Dublin City councillor said that the criticism of the council was unfair and the occupation “didn’t achieve anything”.

From TheJournal.ie 'There are definitely stories that would fit onto the big screen': Jim Sheridan reflects on Apollo House Director's Cut

'There are definitely stories that would fit onto the big screen': Jim Sheridan reflects on Apollo House

The film director is proud of what the Apollo House occupation achieved.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think the Apollo House occupation was a success? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the Apollo House occupation was a success?

Legal proceedings formally ended yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Beds and furniture removed from Apollo House as legal proceedings officially end Apollo Mission Ends

Beds and furniture removed from Apollo House as legal proceedings officially end

The receivers intend to sell the building, which forms part of a block due for re-development.

From TheJournal.ie Demolition of Apollo House put on hold Home Sweet Home

Demolition of Apollo House put on hold

Objections about plans for the site have been made to An Bord Pleanála.

From TheJournal.ie Home Sweet Home accuses minister of 'U-turn' as Anti-Evictions Bill voted down Dispute

Home Sweet Home accuses minister of 'U-turn' as Anti-Evictions Bill voted down

The bill was narrowly voted down in the Dáil yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Everyone was equal, we left our egos at the door: Why I volunteered at Apollo House Opinion

Everyone was equal, we left our egos at the door: Why I volunteered at Apollo House

Hazel Larkin tells her personal experience of what supporting residents meant to them – and to her.

From TheJournal.ie 'This is only the start' - The occupation has ended, but what's next for Home Sweet Home? Apollo House

'This is only the start' - The occupation has ended, but what's next for Home Sweet Home?

The occupation of Apollo House has ended – but what happens next?

From TheJournal.ie Tears and cheers as Apollo House occupiers claim a 'sad victory' Mission Accomplished

Tears and cheers as Apollo House occupiers claim a 'sad victory'

There were tears and cheers in equal measure this morning following today’s leaving Apollo House.

From TheJournal.ie Apollo House occupation: One resident remains inside the building Home Sweet Home

Apollo House occupation: One resident remains inside the building

The majority of residents and activists formally left the building this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie "Not one person left behind" - there's a cheerful defiance about Apollo House this evening Apollo Mission This post contains videos

"Not one person left behind" - there's a cheerful defiance about Apollo House this evening

The remaining occupants of the Nama-controlled building have been ordered to vacate the building by the High Court.

From TheJournal.ie Simon Coveney says residents must leave Apollo House but denies plans to 'forcibly push them out' Twitter Chatter This post contains videos

Simon Coveney says residents must leave Apollo House but denies plans to 'forcibly push them out'

The minister said misinformation has been swirling on Twitter.

From TheJournal.ie 'We are going to defy this court order': Apollo House occupiers say they're not going anywhere Home Sweet Home

'We are going to defy this court order': Apollo House occupiers say they're not going anywhere

They had been ordered to leave the building by 12 noon today.

From TheJournal.ie 'Apollo House was about much more than 35 people in one building' Opinion

'Apollo House was about much more than 35 people in one building'

This country needs a lot more people to say enough is enough, and on many more issues than homelessness, writes Frankie Gaffney.

From TheJournal.ie Leaving Apollo House?: Home Sweet Home claims residents are coming back because of drug use Deadline Approaching

Leaving Apollo House?: Home Sweet Home claims residents are coming back because of drug use

The activist group says alternative accommodation is not appropriate.

From TheJournal.ie Home Sweet Home makes government deal but future of Apollo House uncertain Apollo House

Home Sweet Home makes government deal but future of Apollo House uncertain

Residents at the facility are to be housed in two new ‘acclimation facilities’.

From TheJournal.ie Home Sweet Home co-founder has multiple convictions for robbery, kidnap and aggravated burglary Apollo House Occupation

Home Sweet Home co-founder has multiple convictions for robbery, kidnap and aggravated burglary Exclusive

Quentin Sheridan is no longer permitted to enter Apollo House.

From TheJournal.ie No deal reached over occupiers leaving Apollo House Home Sweet Home

No deal reached over occupiers leaving Apollo House

Talks between Government and activists went on until late last night.

From TheJournal.ie Home Sweet Home co-founder no longer allowed entry to Apollo House Apollo House

Home Sweet Home co-founder no longer allowed entry to Apollo House Exclusive

Quentin Sheridan originally founded the group in October.

From TheJournal.ie Nama has identified nearly 7,000 homes for social housing - but only 2,748 have been taken Housing

Nama has identified nearly 7,000 homes for social housing - but only 2,748 have been taken

That is according to the agency’s annual report, published yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Apollo House occupiers demand Government puts Nama buildings 'on the table' to address homelessness Home Sweet Home

Apollo House occupiers demand Government puts Nama buildings 'on the table' to address homelessness

The group have been ordered to leave the building by next Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie "This is not living it's just existing": Apollo House volunteer on her struggle to find a home Dublin Protest

"This is not living it's just existing": Apollo House volunteer on her struggle to find a home

Carrie Hennessy, who is herself homeless, handed in a petition to the Department of Finance today.

From TheJournal.ie "I think people are very angry": Protesters call for action on homelessness in Dublin march Apollo House

"I think people are very angry": Protesters call for action on homelessness in Dublin march

Around 250 people took part in a march to the Department of Finance this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Apollo House launches nightly 'mobile outreach' team Apollo Mission

Apollo House launches nightly 'mobile outreach' team

The group behind the occupied Nama-controlled building, Home Sweet Home, has launched the service following “extremely generous donations from the Irish public”.

From TheJournal.ie Occupation of empty Dublin apartment block by homelessness activists ends Premier Love Project

Occupation of empty Dublin apartment block by homelessness activists ends

The group said a number of Nama-owned buildings have been cherry-picked for occupation.

From TheJournal.ie 'Irish people are suckers for celebrity endorsements': Dublin council chief on Apollo House Occupation

'Irish people are suckers for celebrity endorsements': Dublin council chief on Apollo House

Owen Keegan has criticised the occupation.

From TheJournal.ie 'This is home for people now' - A look inside Apollo House Apollo House

'This is home for people now' - A look inside Apollo House

Occupiers say they aren’t planning on leaving on 11 January.

From TheJournal.ie Group behind Apollo House occupation raises €160,000 from public donations Home Sweet Home

Group behind Apollo House occupation raises €160,000 from public donations

Home Sweet Home took over the Dublin building earlier this month for use as homeless accommodation.

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