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#dublin 2

# dublin-2 - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Gardaí seize €250,000 of cash concealed in vehicle
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Gardaí seize €250,000 of cash concealed in vehicle

Feb 3rd 2022, 8:15 PM 50,158 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 30s was arrested and detained.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Council expresses 'serious reservations' on Merrion Square 'build to rent' scheme
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Council expresses 'serious reservations' on Merrion Square 'build to rent' scheme

Sep 7th 2021, 6:22 PM 22,380 Views 12 Comments

The six storey scheme includes 19 build to rent apartments.

# dublin-2 - Friday 18 June, 2021

Three people arrested after bottles thrown at bar staff in Dublin city centre
# South William Street
# South William Street

Three people arrested after bottles thrown at bar staff in Dublin city centre

Jun 18th 2021, 11:55 AM 98,495 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at 9.30pm last night as a large group of people were socialising in the area.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Garda investigation launched after woman (30s) seriously assaulted on Dublin's Dame Street
# Dame Street
# Dame Street

Garda investigation launched after woman (30s) seriously assaulted on Dublin's Dame Street

Apr 27th 2021, 7:11 PM 87,595 Views 8 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# dublin-2 - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Court challenge to renewal of Berlin Bar licence delayed until January
# Covid Rules
# Covid Rules

Court challenge to renewal of Berlin Bar licence delayed until January

Oct 28th 2020, 8:14 PM 24,679 Views 0 Comments

Gardai initiated the proceedings after footage emerged in August of non-compliance with covid-19 rules.

# dublin-2 - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident

Updated May 2nd 2019, 5:20 PM 96,130 Views 0 Comments

The street was closed earlier.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property

Apr 8th 2018, 8:30 AM 28,855 Views 14 Comments

A decision on the appeal from An Bord Pleanála is expected in the coming months, after planning permission was initially granted.

# dublin-2 - Monday 19 February, 2018

Power restored after outages affect thousands in Dublin city centre
# Power Out
# Power Out

Power restored after outages affect thousands in Dublin city centre

Feb 19th 2018, 3:28 PM 51,033 Views 32 Comments

ESB Networks has been dealing with the issue.

# dublin-2 - Monday 18 December, 2017

Former Georgian hotel in Dublin's city centre opens as hostel after years of objections
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Former Georgian hotel in Dublin's city centre opens as hostel after years of objections

Dec 18th 2017, 2:13 PM 39,685 Views 37 Comments

The development in Dublin 2 was held up for years due to a series of objections.

# dublin-2 - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning
# Crane Lane
# Crane Lane

Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning

Jul 22nd 2017, 3:02 PM 26,939 Views 46 Comments

A number of youths stabbed the man before stealing his phone.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Power down in parts of Dublin city centre
# Outage
# Outage

Power down in parts of Dublin city centre

Mar 7th 2017, 12:56 PM 17,691 Views 3 Comments

ESB Networks says it is working on the fault.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 12 October, 2014

This is the oldest surviving film footage of Dublin ... shot back in 1897
# Lumière Brothers
# Lumière Brothers

This is the oldest surviving film footage of Dublin ... shot back in 1897

Oct 12th 2014, 8:30 PM 34,365 Views 33 Comments

The footage is included in a new film about the revolutionary period, running in Dublin until the end of the month.

The Celtic Tiger bridge that wouldn't open because of a lost remote control
# This Is Ireland
# This Is Ireland

The Celtic Tiger bridge that wouldn't open because of a lost remote control

Oct 12th 2014, 7:45 AM 132,960 Views 52 Comments

The Sean O’Casey Bridge is operated via remote control – but officials apparently lost the device in an office move. It’s now operational again…

# dublin-2 - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Near misses: Shocking footage from Luas driver-cams
# Look Behind You
# Look Behind You

Near misses: Shocking footage from Luas driver-cams

Oct 8th 2014, 10:29 AM 32,491 Views 69 Comments

Drivers had to pull the emergency brake 71 times this year to avoid hitting pedestrians.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

€17.75 million for Dublin docklands site adjoining old U2 studio
# Windmill Lane
# Windmill Lane

€17.75 million for Dublin docklands site adjoining old U2 studio

Aug 26th 2014, 9:29 AM 12,746 Views 13 Comments

It’s the 11th high-profile purchase by property investors Hibernia REIT.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

You can walk or cycle over the Rosie Hackett Bridge from tomorrow
# Howya There Rosie
# Howya There Rosie

You can walk or cycle over the Rosie Hackett Bridge from tomorrow

May 20th 2014, 4:55 PM 26,546 Views 63 Comments

You can also drive over it if you’re a bus or taxi driver. Or a regular motorist who enjoys penalty points and prison time.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

'The sword itself was something you would see in a movie' - Minister on Leinster House knife wielder
# Blade Runner
# Blade Runner

'The sword itself was something you would see in a movie' - Minister on Leinster House knife wielder

Apr 29th 2014, 10:46 PM 36,198 Views 131 Comments

The knives were tucked into his socks.

# dublin-2 - Friday 11 April, 2014

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill

Apr 11th 2014, 8:20 PM 51,362 Views 59 Comments

Both drivers were taken for treatment to St. James’s Hospital.

# dublin-2 - Monday 17 March, 2014

500,000 people, 1 event… It’s the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in numbers
# Dublin
# Dublin

500,000 people, 1 event… It’s the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in numbers

Mar 17th 2014, 8:00 AM 14,164 Views 27 Comments

…and not a raincoat between them.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 3 November, 2013

ESB says electricity restored after power cuts affect parts of south Dublin
# Going Dark
# Going Dark

ESB says electricity restored after power cuts affect parts of south Dublin

Nov 3rd 2013, 5:44 PM 20,353 Views 30 Comments

ESB Networks has now restored power.

# dublin-2 - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

From 1000 AD to Samuel Beckett: Dublin’s bridges in 10 fascinating facts…
# Fair City
# Fair City

From 1000 AD to Samuel Beckett: Dublin’s bridges in 10 fascinating facts…

Oct 9th 2013, 3:01 PM 18,173 Views 36 Comments

One city bridge once had an entire pub fall off of it. Another was driven to Dublin on the back of a truck…

# dublin-2 - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Thousands expected to attend 1913 commemorations
# 1913 Lockout
# 1913 Lockout

Thousands expected to attend 1913 commemorations

Aug 31st 2013, 7:15 AM 6,614 Views 28 Comments

President Michael D Higgins will lead today’s events in Dublin – marking 100 years to the day since Bloody Sunday.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Three thousand sign up to 'lock the Government out of the Dáil'
# 2013 Lockout
# 2013 Lockout

Three thousand sign up to 'lock the Government out of the Dáil'

Aug 27th 2013, 9:29 PM 14,065 Views 128 Comments

A protest group – led by property tax hunger striker Tony Rochford – is planning a large-scale demonstration as TDs return from their break.

# dublin-2 - Friday 23 August, 2013

ESB investigating cause of dramatic-looking electrical fire
# Danger! High Voltage
# Danger! High Voltage

ESB investigating cause of dramatic-looking electrical fire

Aug 23rd 2013, 4:30 PM 15,073 Views 23 Comments

No-one was hurt in the incident, which lasted about half an hour last night. Fifteen ESB customers were left without power overnight

# dublin-2 - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Appeal over bank-drop cash robbery outside Eddie Rocket's
# South Anne Street
# South Anne Street

Appeal over bank-drop cash robbery outside Eddie Rocket's

Aug 8th 2013, 6:14 PM 16,455 Views 24 Comments

A worker at the fast food restaurant was intercepted and punched a number of times by thieves who intercepted his cash drop.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Thieves make off with Eddie Rocket's bank-drop cash
# Daylight Robbery
# Daylight Robbery

Thieves make off with Eddie Rocket's bank-drop cash

Aug 6th 2013, 4:38 PM 22,055 Views 54 Comments

A worker was intercepted by two men as he left the fast food restaurant this morning.

# dublin-2 - Friday 5 July, 2013

'We ain't Lion' -- one Dublin restaurant is still on the BOD bandwagon
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

'We ain't Lion' -- one Dublin restaurant is still on the BOD bandwagon

Jul 5th 2013, 10:24 AM 4,758 Views 7 Comments

This Aungier Street eaterie put its hand up for most puntastic sign of the day.

# dublin-2 - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Shop that warned of high rents closes with 8 jobs lost
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Shop that warned of high rents closes with 8 jobs lost

Jan 9th 2013, 12:49 PM 15,029 Views 60 Comments

The owner of Korky’s shoe shop on Grafton Street, Dublin 2, said he was glad that the ‘bloodletting had now stopped’.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter
# What A Smoothie
# What A Smoothie

Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter

Jan 8th 2013, 4:11 PM 9,893 Views 8 Comments

Customers who visit the pop-up headquaters of smoothie company ‘Innocent’ will get a free smoothie in return for pledging to do something good in 2013.

# dublin-2 - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Bewley's signs to remain on Starbucks café - for now
# Nostalgia
# Nostalgia

Bewley's signs to remain on Starbucks café - for now

Oct 11th 2012, 10:00 PM 20,413 Views 54 Comments

Bewley’s had sought to remove a mosaic and floor tiling from its former café on Westmoreland Street in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 12 August, 2012

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle
# Bright Sparks
# Bright Sparks

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle

Aug 12th 2012, 2:56 PM 8,715 Views 3 Comments

If the most impressive thing you’ve ever done with sand is make a sandcastle you might want to look away now.

# dublin-2 - Friday 13 July, 2012

Two men charged over Merrion Square assault
# Crime
# Crime

Two men charged over Merrion Square assault

Jul 13th 2012, 6:27 PM 9,635 Views 17 Comments

Two people were hospitalised for head injuries after the attack.