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#Dublin 8

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

High Court proceedings taken by Dublin residents against children's hospital building firm

The residents claimed their homes were damaged as a result of construction works.

# dublin-8 - Monday 16 September, 2019

368-bedroom student apartment block likened to 'boutique hotel' planned for Dublin's Liberties

3,888 student bed-spaces are already planned within 1km of the site.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Dublin's Iveagh Markets are in an 'advanced state of dereliction' after years of 'serious neglect'

Repairs on the Edwardian building could cost €13 million, a Dublin City Council report has said.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Concerns of over-development in Dublin 8 as 'Docklands-style makeover' proposed

Dublin 8 locals have watched student accommodation and development across historic areas like Thomas Street.

# dublin-8 - Monday 5 August, 2019

'Players Please': Locals highlight history of Dublin 8 factory as redevelopment looms

Plans for the Player Wills Factory in Dublin 8 include building 1,400 new apartments.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Garda hospitalised after being dragged by car during pursuit in Dublin city last night

Gardaí said two men were arrested following the incident which happened at around 11.45pm last night on Luke’s Avenue, Dublin 8.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Man arrested after woman (30s) dies in stabbing incident overnight in Dublin

The scene remains closed off and a number of traffic diversions are in place.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Dublin 8 locals protest Harry Crosbie's Vicar Street Hotel development

Dublin City Council gave the green light to the 185-bedroom hotel last month.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 26 January, 2019

'A spotlight on vacancy': Dublin 8 locals gather to protest vacant former factory

The Player Wills Factory site on Dublin’s South Circular Road covers 9.33 hectares of prime city centre land.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 24 November, 2018

'We need more of this, not less': Liberties locals up in arms over plans to 'bulldoze' allotments and community garden

Dublin City Council says it is ‘difficult’ to find an alternative spot for the allotment holders.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Man stabbed on O'Donovan Rossa Bridge in Dublin city centre

Officers said that a 29-year-old man was injured at around 11.45pm.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

'It's a proper Dublin institution': How Fallon's in Dublin 8 has survived for 400 years

The magic of the place that absolutely nobody calls ‘The Capstan Bar’.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Hundreds of Dublin residents without power and water 'for up to 7 days' due to basement fire

Gardaí are investigating the fire, which has started in the basement of the Rialto block on Monday evening.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Woman due in court after €1.4 million worth of drugs found in Dublin

The 32-year-old woman was arrested after the haul in Friday night.

# dublin-8 - Friday 9 March, 2018

Man charged over fire that hospitalised woman and three children described as suffering from 'psychosis'

A man in his 20s has been charged in relation to the incident.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 21 December, 2017

'Some people think it's trendspotting. It is in its b*****ks': How beloved Dublin boozer MVP came to be

The dog-friendly pub that specialises in cocktails and spuds.

# dublin-8 - Friday 28 July, 2017

Residents who claimed their properties were damaged by children's hospital construction settle case

No details of the settlement agreement were revealed in open court and the terms of the resolution are confidential.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Man slashed in the face in afternoon attack on Vicar Street

The incident happened at 12.30pm this afternoon.

# dublin-8 - Monday 5 December, 2016

Dublin locals objecting to homeless hostel say there are already 12 nearby

The say the new centre will compound existing problems.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Missing man Diarmuid Lawlor found safe and well

He had been missing for a week.

# dublin-8 - Friday 1 July, 2016

Man dies after being shot in the head in Dublin's inner city

A stolen car was also found burnt out a short distance from the scene.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 of the most Dublin 8 things that have ever happened D8

# dublin-8 - Monday 15 February, 2016

Gardaí maintain presence in Dublin 8 as David Byrne funeral takes place

Uniformed gardaí were on patrol in the area all morning.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 7 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This popular Greystones pizza truck is moving into Dublin city centre Gaillot And Gray

This popular Greystones pizza truck is moving into Dublin city centre

Gaillot & Gray are moving into an actual building as well.

# dublin-8 - Friday 29 January, 2016

Gardaí renew appeal for public's help in finding missing 59-year-old woman

A new image of Christina Lavin has been released.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Dublin Christmas market told it CAN'T use old John Player factory

With just nine days to go, organisers have appealed for help.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Man (21) fatally stabbed at flats in Dublin's south inner city

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# dublin-8 - Friday 31 July, 2015

Gardaí look for witnesses after two serious assaults

Three men were stabbed in one incident.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Missing man with Down syndrome found safe and well

Gardaí thanked the public for their help.

# dublin-8 - Monday 27 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This fox was spotted trapped and scared in a Dublin 8 basement this morning Madra Rua

This fox was spotted trapped and scared in a Dublin 8 basement this morning

The DSPCA has some simple advice.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Homeless charity forced to shut down its Sunday free meals service

Fights broke out and bottles were thrown at ‘The Mendo’ in Dublin’s south inner city.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 7 May, 2015

# dublin-8 - Friday 27 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Anti-school graffiti in Dublin 8 is dripping with irony Shcool

Anti-school graffiti in Dublin 8 is dripping with irony

I believe the children are the future…

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dublin 8 resident loses the rag with litter dumping neighbours Rubbish Behaviour

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Gardaí release man held over Dublin 'fireball' explosion

The man, aged in his 20s, was arrested in the city yesterday morning.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Man arrested over explosion that 'sent fireball up in the air'

Gardaí, Dublin Fire Brigade and an Army bomb disposal team all attended the scene in the wake of the blast, back in March.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

"What's the fuss about?": Children's Hospital architect says project won't be a problem

Patients groups have raised concerns about traffic congestion and other problems at the Dublin 8 location.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Gardaí had some sticky car trouble this morning Stuck In The Mud

The Gardaí had some sticky car trouble this morning

The vehicle in question didn’t seem to want to cooperate.

# dublin-8 - Monday 24 February, 2014

9kg of cannabis found after gardaí on routine patrol stop 4x4

The drugs were found after the uniformed gardaí stopped and searched the vehicle.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Two men and two women arrested over Lamb Alley assault

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont hospital.

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