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'Morale is on the floor': Defence Forces to be paid just €47.59 per day for extra work during Pope visit
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'Morale is on the floor': Defence Forces to be paid just €47.59 per day for extra work during Pope visit

Aug 16th 2018, 4:48 PM 34,642 Views 103 Comments

Soldiers have to provide assistance when requested to do so, but groups say they are not being compensated adequately.

With over a week to go, Dublin-bound train tickets for the day of the Pope's mass are nearly sold out
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With over a week to go, Dublin-bound train tickets for the day of the Pope's mass are nearly sold out

Aug 15th 2018, 2:34 PM 20,342 Views 50 Comments

Irish Rail expects all train tickets to the capital on 26 August to be snapped up within days.

HSE emergency chief: 'We're not saying there will be deaths but we're planning for that eventuality'
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HSE emergency chief: 'We're not saying there will be deaths but we're planning for that eventuality'

Aug 15th 2018, 6:15 AM 23,981 Views 45 Comments

The Pope’s visit will see an estimated 500,000 people attend Mass in the Phoenix Park on 26 August.

The Papal Cross, the Claddagh ring and 3,000 singers: Behind-the-scenes as the Phoenix Park gets ready for Pope Francis
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The Papal Cross, the Claddagh ring and 3,000 singers: Behind-the-scenes as the Phoenix Park gets ready for Pope Francis

Aug 14th 2018, 7:00 PM 15,865 Views 38 Comments

Taking inspiration from the Pope’s own writings and an ancient Irish symbol, the construction is still being prepared for next weekend’s mass.

Chairs of the faithful: Commemorative Pope Francis seats go on sale ahead of Phoenix Park mass
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Chairs of the faithful: Commemorative Pope Francis seats go on sale ahead of Phoenix Park mass

Aug 14th 2018, 3:28 PM 36,952 Views 60 Comments

The chair, made from 100% recyclable cardboard, can withhold a weight of up to 100kg.

Double Take: The stone seat in the Phoenix Park that's actually an ancient tomb
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Double Take: The stone seat in the Phoenix Park that's actually an ancient tomb

Aug 8th 2018, 4:23 PM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

Head through the Chapelizod gate to find one of Dublin city’s oldest monuments.

Extra trains to be put on for Pope's visit to Phoenix Park
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Extra trains to be put on for Pope's visit to Phoenix Park

Aug 6th 2018, 5:50 PM 19,931 Views 112 Comments

Irish Rail has also laid on special services from Westport, Ballina and Athlone to/from Claremorris for the Knock shrine event on Sunday 26 August.

Phoenix Park gates being 'restored and conserved' ahead of the Pope's visit
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Phoenix Park gates being 'restored and conserved' ahead of the Pope's visit

Aug 6th 2018, 9:00 AM 25,291 Views 72 Comments

The gates have been taken down.

Garda management ordered officers to drop duties and deal with looming juvenile prosecution scandal
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Garda management ordered officers to drop duties and deal with looming juvenile prosecution scandal

Aug 4th 2018, 9:00 PM 29,765 Views 30 Comments

It is believed over 13,000 offences carried out by juveniles went unprosecuted.

4,000 Eucharistic ministers who are 'steady on their feet' needed for Pope's Mass
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4,000 Eucharistic ministers who are 'steady on their feet' needed for Pope's Mass

Jul 27th 2018, 6:05 AM 19,882 Views 60 Comments

Pope Francis is set to celebrate Mass at the Phoenix Park next month.

'Minimum amount of water' used in 'essential' cleaning of Pope's Cross - OPW
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'Minimum amount of water' used in 'essential' cleaning of Pope's Cross - OPW

Jul 3rd 2018, 1:59 PM 26,023 Views 89 Comments

Dublin is under a hosepipe ban.

People who are binning tickets to see the Pope are 'wrong, petty and mean-spirited' says Taoiseach
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People who are binning tickets to see the Pope are 'wrong, petty and mean-spirited' says Taoiseach

Jun 28th 2018, 7:57 AM 33,666 Views 137 Comments

Varadkar added the move was “not legitimate protest”.

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours
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Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours

Jun 25th 2018, 5:47 PM 42,900 Views 245 Comments

Francis will visit Ireland for two days in August.

A plan to move 80 sergeants from Garda HQ to local stations has ground to a halt
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A plan to move 80 sergeants from Garda HQ to local stations has ground to a halt

Jun 21st 2018, 6:00 AM 23,681 Views 44 Comments

At first, 80 were to be moved. Then 30. Now it’s hoped 5 will be redeployed.

Roamin’ Catholics: How to get a ticket to see the Pope in Dublin or Knock
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Roamin’ Catholics: How to get a ticket to see the Pope in Dublin or Knock

Jun 12th 2018, 6:01 AM 39,861 Views 59 Comments

If you think you can just show up to the Pope’s Mass, think again.

Knife-wielding man carjacks SUV with baby inside
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Knife-wielding man carjacks SUV with baby inside

Jun 11th 2018, 8:42 AM 66,145 Views 51 Comments

The thief stopped the vehicle when he realised there was a child in the car.

Here are our 6 favourite gardens at Bloom
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Here are our 6 favourite gardens at Bloom

Jun 2nd 2018, 7:00 AM 18,975 Views 1 Comment

From a dementia-friendly garden to an ABBA-inspired installation, there’s a vast array of themes and designs in the gardens this year.

Garda crime operations scaled back in west Dublin in bid to save funds for Pope visit
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Garda crime operations scaled back in west Dublin in bid to save funds for Pope visit

May 31st 2018, 12:05 AM 27,098 Views 161 Comments

There are fears that the cuts will create a more dangerous work environment for officers.

Elderly driver (85) killed in crash near Dublin's Phoenix Park
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Elderly driver (85) killed in crash near Dublin's Phoenix Park

May 29th 2018, 9:31 AM 24,586 Views 3 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at St James’s Hospital in the wake of the two-car crash.

Phoenix Park deer: 'The bucks are in the bachelor area ... the females are up near Castleknock'
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Phoenix Park deer: 'The bucks are in the bachelor area ... the females are up near Castleknock'

May 25th 2018, 2:10 PM 13,273 Views 11 Comments

There are roughly 500 deer at any one time in the park, with a new batch of fawns ready to arrive in June.

Ed Sheeran has asked for his song 'Small Bump' not to be used by pro-life groups
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# Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran has asked for his song 'Small Bump' not to be used by pro-life groups

May 18th 2018, 7:09 PM 9,171 Views 0 Comments

He made the statement on Instagram

Aiken blames problems at Ed Sheeran gig on people who arrived late
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Aiken blames problems at Ed Sheeran gig on people who arrived late

May 17th 2018, 4:40 PM 69,627 Views 74 Comments

A number of fans complained about being unable to see or hear the concert properly.

Ed Sheeran's Phoenix Park gig was VERY loud judging by some people's tweets
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# Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran's Phoenix Park gig was VERY loud judging by some people's tweets

May 17th 2018, 9:26 AM 7,790 Views 5 Comments

Where did he get those speakers from?

Ed Sheeran's Dublin gigs kick off tonight - here's what you need to know
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Ed Sheeran's Dublin gigs kick off tonight - here's what you need to know

May 16th 2018, 6:10 AM 35,852 Views 19 Comments

It’s Ed time.

Car overturns after two-car crash in Dublin's Phoenix Park
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Car overturns after two-car crash in Dublin's Phoenix Park

May 9th 2018, 9:33 AM 42,711 Views 30 Comments

The incident happened on Chesterfield Avenue.

Young boy awarded 'grief money' over sister's death in hit-and-run
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Young boy awarded 'grief money' over sister's death in hit-and-run

Apr 24th 2018, 3:00 PM 29,011 Views 0 Comments

Vanessa Siatka was killed in the Phoenix Park in 2015, a year before her brother was born.

One fifth of the population plan to attend Pope Francis mass in Phoenix Park
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One fifth of the population plan to attend Pope Francis mass in Phoenix Park

Apr 1st 2018, 9:45 AM 45,981 Views 227 Comments

Pope Francis will be the chief celebrant at a mass on 26 August.

Poll: Will you attend the Pope's mass in Phoenix Park?
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Poll: Will you attend the Pope's mass in Phoenix Park?

Mar 21st 2018, 10:51 PM 63,942 Views 165 Comments

Pope Francis will be in Ireland in August.

Taoiseach says one name has been suggested for the next US ambassador to Ireland
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Taoiseach says one name has been suggested for the next US ambassador to Ireland

Mar 18th 2018, 7:35 AM 24,369 Views 14 Comments

The role of ambassador has been vacant for over a year now.

State-hired marksman shot over 200 deer in the Phoenix Park in the last two years
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State-hired marksman shot over 200 deer in the Phoenix Park in the last two years

Feb 6th 2018, 4:30 PM 35,673 Views 134 Comments

A total of 203 deer were shot by the marksman as part of eight culls carried out in 2016 and 2017.

Government officials to meet next week to get plans underway for Pope Francis visit
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Government officials to meet next week to get plans underway for Pope Francis visit

Dec 10th 2017, 7:30 AM 8,296 Views 45 Comments

Phoenix Park is on course to host the Pontiff for his farewell Mass during his visit next August.

Father died after his bike collided with pedestrian walking on cycle lane, inquest hears
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Father died after his bike collided with pedestrian walking on cycle lane, inquest hears

Dec 6th 2017, 4:12 PM 49,459 Views 101 Comments

The incident happened in May of last year.

Let's put in to perspective how many people are going to see Ed Sheeran
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Let's put in to perspective how many people are going to see Ed Sheeran

Jul 11th 2017, 1:41 PM 7,178 Views 4 Comments

It’s looking like 400,000 people will be seeing him

'We don't see ourselves as national treasures' - but O'Donovans bring joy to Bloom crowd
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'We don't see ourselves as national treasures' - but O'Donovans bring joy to Bloom crowd

Jun 3rd 2017, 8:15 AM 17,898 Views 8 Comments

Rowing brothers Gary and Paul delight in good food, getting out on the lake – and getting home to Skib.

Here are our 6 favourite gardens at Bloom
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Here are our 6 favourite gardens at Bloom

May 31st 2017, 7:30 PM 20,132 Views 1 Comment

Flowers, vegetables and windmills… Here’s our top picks from this year’s festival.

This photo of a man grabbing a swan by the neck was taken in Phoenix Park yesterday
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This photo of a man grabbing a swan by the neck was taken in Phoenix Park yesterday

May 4th 2017, 3:55 PM 101,597 Views 142 Comments

A spokesperson for Birdwatch Ireland said that “this behaviour is absolutely abhorrent”.

John Paul the rabbit needs a home after being abandoned near the Papal Cross
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John Paul the rabbit needs a home after being abandoned near the Papal Cross

Feb 23rd 2017, 5:51 PM 4,014 Views 1 Comment

Ah here.

17 Instagrams that perfectly illustrate how stunning the Phoenix Park is in Winter
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# The Phoeno

17 Instagrams that perfectly illustrate how stunning the Phoenix Park is in Winter

Dec 26th 2016, 9:30 AM 2,707 Views 1 Comment

The park is at its peak in Winter.

Stag knocks cyclist off his bike during Phoenix Park race
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Stag knocks cyclist off his bike during Phoenix Park race

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:00 PM 64,631 Views 78 Comments

And one fortunate photographer caught it all on camera.

Inside the 139-year-old Phoenix Park tunnel
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Inside the 139-year-old Phoenix Park tunnel

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:00 PM 115,083 Views 102 Comments

The line is due to re-open as a link for commuter trains this autumn.