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Plans for 150-bed homeless hostel on Dublin's Aungier Street shelved following local opposition
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Plans for 150-bed homeless hostel on Dublin's Aungier Street shelved following local opposition

Nov 29th 2019, 12:09 PM 21,203 Views 56 Comments

Peter McVerry Trust planned to open the hostel in Dublin 2 in January.

'I'm sick of being railroaded': Angry scenes as locals meet to oppose State's largest homeless hostel
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'I'm sick of being railroaded': Angry scenes as locals meet to oppose State's largest homeless hostel

Nov 27th 2019, 12:10 AM 57,214 Views 85 Comments

Avalon House in Dublin 2 is set to become a 150-bed homeless hostel in January.

Questions asked over Heritage Week tours of Church of Scientology's Dublin office
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Questions asked over Heritage Week tours of Church of Scientology's Dublin office

Aug 1st 2019, 12:05 AM 25,096 Views 50 Comments

Critics have questioned the decision to include the Scientology office on the Heritage Week programme

'There's loads of space for people': Can Dublin break down the barriers to pedestrianisation?
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'There's loads of space for people': Can Dublin break down the barriers to pedestrianisation?

Jul 27th 2019, 10:00 PM 16,263 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council is trialling three traffic-free days at College Green this summer.

'Banning them is a red herring': Why election candidates are standing over their use of posters
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'Banning them is a red herring': Why election candidates are standing over their use of posters

Apr 25th 2019, 12:05 AM 19,129 Views 58 Comments

There have been increasing calls from the public to stop the use of posters during elections.

'We want to see it at its best': Dublin City Council plans closure of College Green for summer events
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'We want to see it at its best': Dublin City Council plans closure of College Green for summer events

Jan 30th 2019, 6:34 PM 20,180 Views 30 Comments

Plans for the pedestrianised plaza were rejected by An Bord Pleanála last year.

Dublin City Council blames 'rodent infestation' on warm weather rat breeding
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Dublin City Council blames 'rodent infestation' on warm weather rat breeding

Oct 10th 2018, 9:36 PM 27,694 Views 30 Comments

The council says it’s a Europe wide problem this year.

'An insult to the office of President': Dublin councillors not at all happy with standard of today's presentations
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'An insult to the office of President': Dublin councillors not at all happy with standard of today's presentations

Sep 13th 2018, 5:33 PM 55,836 Views 92 Comments

The council voted not to back any of the hopefuls who addressed them today.

New artwork installed at site of 'Somebody's Child' exhibition in Temple Bar for Pope's visit
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New artwork installed at site of 'Somebody's Child' exhibition in Temple Bar for Pope's visit

Updated Aug 23rd 2018, 5:40 PM 54,963 Views 72 Comments

Images were posted on social media last night after the netting had been torn down.

Over to you: What do you think of the state of Dublin?
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Over to you: What do you think of the state of Dublin?

Nov 20th 2017, 2:02 PM 30,265 Views 226 Comments

You tell us what you want to ask seven Dublin city councillors this week – and we’ll grill them for you.

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row
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# War Of Words

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row

Jun 29th 2017, 6:45 AM 23,948 Views 24 Comments

A group of businesses want to do away with the city improvement scheme.

Mannix Flynn: 'Apollo House completely failed'
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Mannix Flynn: 'Apollo House completely failed'

Feb 25th 2017, 10:19 AM 34,403 Views 129 Comments

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

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related deaths?
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FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related deaths?

Feb 20th 2017, 10:00 PM 13,308 Views 21 Comments

In the final instalment of our three-part series on drug policy, FactCheck examines a claim made by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn on Tonight With Vincent Browne.

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related crime?
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FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related crime?

Feb 19th 2017, 10:00 PM 24,273 Views 42 Comments

In Part Two of a three-part series, FactCheck looks into a claim by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn, during a debate on Tonight With Vincent Browne.

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

Feb 7th 2017, 10:11 AM 16,354 Views 68 Comments

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

"A publicity stunt full stop" - there isn't much love for Mannix Flynn's windowsill protest among his fellow councillors
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"A publicity stunt full stop" - there isn't much love for Mannix Flynn's windowsill protest among his fellow councillors

Oct 3rd 2016, 9:41 PM 59,991 Views 87 Comments

Cllr Flynn carried out a protest from the first floor of City Hall in Dublin earlier this evening.

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

Jun 29th 2015, 12:27 PM 32,733 Views 182 Comments

All is not well on Dublin City Council.

Not everyone's pleased about Dublin's mayor being a Sinn Féin-er in 2016
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Not everyone's pleased about Dublin's mayor being a Sinn Féin-er in 2016

Jun 15th 2015, 6:10 AM 22,864 Views 86 Comments

The party will hold the position of Lord Mayor of Dublin during the 1916 commemorations.

Councillor's office vandalised with 'horrendous graffiti of a sexual nature'
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Councillor's office vandalised with 'horrendous graffiti of a sexual nature'

Feb 5th 2015, 4:35 PM 27,776 Views 55 Comments

Mannix Flynn’s office was targetted early on Wednesday morning.

Grafton Street refurb cost €400,000 before work began
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Grafton Street refurb cost €400,000 before work began

Jun 18th 2013, 6:30 AM 10,446 Views 41 Comments

Dublin City Council said the spending covered administrative and design costs associated with the project.

Cost of Grafton Street's €4 million regeneration questioned
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Cost of Grafton Street's €4 million regeneration questioned

May 22nd 2013, 2:38 PM 19,144 Views 100 Comments

The cost of repaving Dublin’s most famous street has been questioned after funding for the project allegedly increased before its launch.

13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year
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# Scarlet

13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year

Dec 31st 2011, 11:00 AM 9,879 Views 2 Comments

Politicians in particular excelled at making a show of themselves – even when they are not intending to.

No keys to floodgates as water rose in Dublin suburb
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No keys to floodgates as water rose in Dublin suburb

Oct 25th 2011, 10:48 AM 5,882 Views 15 Comments

The fire brigade were forced to use ropes to tie floodgates closed as the council was not immediately able to shut them.

Almost €10 million spent by general election 2011 candidates
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Almost €10 million spent by general election 2011 candidates

Oct 18th 2011, 2:15 PM 852 Views 11 Comments

Fine Gael came out on top of the election expenses list, reporting that its candidates spent over €3.1m on their campaigns.

Daily Fix: Sunday
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Daily Fix: Sunday

Feb 13th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,333 Views 0 Comments

The latest highlights from the campaign trail.

Daily Fix: Friday
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Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 11th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,500 Views 0 Comments

Michaéal Martin says no to Golden Handshakes; Leo Vardakar ruffles some feathers; and John Gormley just wants the simple things in life – like rewriting the Constitution.

Which campaign song?
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Which campaign song?

Feb 11th 2011, 2:20 PM 1,323 Views 0 Comments

Those Election 2011 candidates will do anything to get inside our heads – but whose campaign song has made the best job of getting into our ear?

Daily Fix: Thursday
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Daily Fix: Thursday

Feb 10th 2011, 8:08 PM 1,426 Views 0 Comments

The highs and lows of today’s campaign trail…

Campaign Song #3: Mannix Flynn gets grimey
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Campaign Song #3: Mannix Flynn gets grimey

Feb 10th 2011, 7:03 PM 3,285 Views 1 Comment

Independent candidate in Dublin South East tells us that we’re “being bought and sold”. A couple of times.