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#Begging

# begging - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

# begging - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Begging clampdown urged ahead of royal wedding

Simon Dudley, the leader of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, wrote to the local police chief.

# begging - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'It's only getting worse': Up to 80 beggars on Dublin's city streets at any one time

There have been calls for a clampdown on eastern European begging gangs.

# begging - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Dublin restaurants say persistent beggars are a 'major threat' to diners' comfort

A Dublin City Council report also recommends planning rules for outdoor seating be relaxed.

# begging - Friday 18 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge This extremely guilty dog really, REALLY wants his human's forgiveness Beggin'

This extremely guilty dog really, REALLY wants his human's forgiveness

“And I am telling you, I’M NOT GOING!” – this dog.

# begging - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Restaurant owners say they're not targeting homeless with begging survey

The Restaurants Association said homelessness and aggressive begging are two separate issues.

# begging - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Public order offences down in Dublin as gardaí target drunks and 'aggressive begging'

Justice Minister said figures for the first nine months of this year show drunkenness is down significantly in the two main city centre divisions.

# begging - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

'The majority of begging in Dublin city centre is organised'

Richard Guiney, who represents thousands of businesses in the capital, said the government needs to do more.

# begging - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

If you see children begging on the street, the ISPCC want you to report it

The society’s Leanbh service wants members of the public to contact their out of hours service or gardaí if they see children begging.

# begging - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Swedish political party seeks to ban foreigners from begging

The far-right Sweden Democrats party said the main reason beggars go to Sweden is to beg in a “professional manner”.

# begging - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# begging - Monday 12 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Woman begs at side of the road for 'bigger boobs' Not Homeless Need Boobs This post contains videos

Woman begs at side of the road for 'bigger boobs'

You’ve got to admire her chutzpah.

# begging - Friday 28 June, 2013

Extra Dáil sitting to pass laws against human trafficking

TDs are being hauled in on a Friday to pass legislation which gives a new legal definition to “forced labour”.

# begging - Friday 1 February, 2013

Poll: Do you give money to people begging on the street? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you give money to people begging on the street?

An organisation in Dublin is encouraging people to place donations in new ‘giving boxes’ instead of directly to people begging.

# begging - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Organisation in Dublin launches campaign to reduce street begging

The Dublin City Business Improvement District is encouraging people to place donations in new ‘giving boxes’ instead of directly to people begging.

# begging - Monday 31 October, 2011

Poll: Is the "aggressive begging" legislation effective? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is the "aggressive begging" legislation effective?

To date, 540 people have been arrested under new legislation that was enacted to reduce “aggressive begging”. We ask: in your experience, has this legislation been effective so far?

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning, including… 540 arrests made under the new “aggressive begging” legislation, the tragic death of the young Cork boy who died in his mother’s arms, and the latest on arrests made in the Darren Falsey murder case.

# begging - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

Child beggars up by 9%, according to ISPCC

The number of children seen begging in Dublin reaches 966 in 2009, with a further increase likely.