# apollo-house - Yesterday’s News
Hazel Larkin tells her personal experience of what supporting residents meant to them – and to her.
# apollo-house - Friday 13 January, 2017
The occupation of Apollo House has ended – but what happens next?
# apollo-house - Thursday 12 January, 2017
There were tears and cheers in equal measure this morning following today’s leaving Apollo House.
The majority of residents and activists formally left the building this afternoon.
# apollo-house - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
The remaining occupants of the Nama-controlled building have been ordered to vacate the building by the High Court.
The minister said misinformation has been swirling on Twitter.
They had been ordered to leave the building by 12 noon today.
# apollo-house - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
This country needs a lot more people to say enough is enough, and on many more issues than homelessness, writes Frankie Gaffney.
The activist group says alternative accommodation is not appropriate.
# apollo-house - Monday 9 January, 2017
Residents at the facility are to be housed in two new ‘acclimation facilities’.
# apollo-house - Saturday 7 January, 2017
Quentin Sheridan is no longer permitted to enter Apollo House.
Talks between Government and activists went on until late last night.
# apollo-house - Friday 6 January, 2017
Quentin Sheridan originally founded the group in October.
That is according to the agency’s annual report, published yesterday.
# apollo-house - Thursday 5 January, 2017
The group have been ordered to leave the building by next Wednesday.
# apollo-house - Tuesday 3 January, 2017
Carrie Hennessy, who is herself homeless, handed in a petition to the Department of Finance today.
Around 250 people took part in a march to the Department of Finance this afternoon.
# apollo-house - Sunday 1 January, 2017
The movement is going global.
# apollo-house - Saturday 31 December, 2016
The group behind the occupied Nama-controlled building, Home Sweet Home, has launched the service following “extremely generous donations from the Irish public”.
# apollo-house - Thursday 29 December, 2016
The group said a number of Nama-owned buildings have been cherry-picked for occupation.
# apollo-house - Wednesday 28 December, 2016
Owen Keegan has criticised the occupation.
# apollo-house - Tuesday 27 December, 2016
Occupiers say they aren’t planning on leaving on 11 January.
Home Sweet Home took over the Dublin building earlier this month for use as homeless accommodation.
# apollo-house - Monday 26 December, 2016
Glen Hansard was on hand to serenade residents and staff at the Dublin centre.
# apollo-house - Sunday 25 December, 2016
Home Sweet Home has also said that over €150,000 has been raised online.
# apollo-house - Saturday 24 December, 2016
One man in the crowd said he feared he and his daughter would be crushed.
Home Sweet Home organisers believe the occupation of Apollo House in Dublin could be replicated elsewhere in the country.
# apollo-house - Friday 23 December, 2016
A contention that there are not enough suitable beds has been a key argument from the Apollo House occupiers.
# apollo-house - Thursday 22 December, 2016
If they decide to move on, their beds will be re-opened for other rough sleepers to use.
Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…
The homelessness campaigner has hit out at the quality of beds on offer, and called some hostels “a disgrace”.
A High Court decision yesterday said the occupiers must have vacated the building by 11 January.
The occupiers of Apollo House have utilised public support to great effect.
# apollo-house - Wednesday 21 December, 2016
It was long day in the High Court as receivers sought an injunction against Apollo House occupiers.
Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…
The High Court made the ruling today.
The packed High Court has heard from some of the occupiers, who say that vacating the building will leave people homeless.
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Lawyers for the receivers are seeking an injunction against the occupiers.
The project is bedding down and expanding its capacity. The matter will be back before the High Court today.
# apollo-house - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
The building in Dublin city centre has been taken over by homelessness activists.