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# dublin-town - Friday 9 October, 2020

Dublin businesses urge people to start Christmas shopping early to avoid large queues in December
# Social Distancing
# Social Distancing

Dublin businesses urge people to start Christmas shopping early to avoid large queues in December

Oct 9th 2020, 9:54 AM 23,157 Views 31 Comments

DublinTown said 2020 has been “an extremely difficult year” for businesses.

# dublin-town - Monday 23 March, 2020

Grafton Street footfall plummets by 75% as people stay away from Dublin city centre
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Grafton Street footfall plummets by 75% as people stay away from Dublin city centre

Mar 23rd 2020, 12:17 PM 27,782 Views 68 Comments

Customer-facing businesses – employing 35,000 people – have mostly shut according to Dublin Town.

# dublin-town - Monday 23 December, 2019

Dublin City Council boss wants 'Grafton Quarter' sign replaced next Christmas after public outcry
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Dublin City Council boss wants 'Grafton Quarter' sign replaced next Christmas after public outcry

Dec 23rd 2019, 6:30 AM 31,960 Views 27 Comments

“‘Grafton Quarter’ has no Christmas feel to it and nothing to do with Dublin’s Grafton Street of old,” one person said.

# dublin-town - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills

Jul 7th 2018, 4:00 PM 14,741 Views 9 Comments

The city-improvement group says 95% of businesses comply with its mandatory levy.

# dublin-town - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills

Jul 5th 2018, 2:12 PM 520 Views 0 Comments

The city-improvement group says 95% of businesses comply with its mandatory levy.

# dublin-town - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Up to one-third of firms haven't been paying their Dublin Town bills on time
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Up to one-third of firms haven't been paying their Dublin Town bills on time

May 3rd 2018, 1:01 PM 673 Views 0 Comments

But the not-for-profit says 95% of its members eventually comply with the levy.

# dublin-town - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Another twist in the Dublin Town row as the 'no' side claims that ballot papers are missing
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Another twist in the Dublin Town row as the 'no' side claims that ballot papers are missing

Jul 6th 2017, 2:59 PM 235 Views 0 Comments

The city council says it posted them out two months ago ahead of a vote on the scheme’s future.

# dublin-town - Thursday 29 June, 2017

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row

Jun 29th 2017, 6:45 AM 23,948 Views 24 Comments

A group of businesses want to do away with the city improvement scheme.

# dublin-town - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Dublin gay bar The George vandalised with homophobic, Nazi graffiti
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Dublin gay bar The George vandalised with homophobic, Nazi graffiti

May 20th 2017, 4:48 PM 57,851 Views 183 Comments

The graffiti was first reported just after 10am this morning.

# dublin-town - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'Visitors don't come for tacky, renamed districts': Claims fly over the future of Dublin Town
# Fair City
# Fair City

'Visitors don't come for tacky, renamed districts': Claims fly over the future of Dublin Town

Apr 27th 2017, 2:59 PM 584 Views 1 Comment

A campaign has been launched to scrap the city centre business group.

# dublin-town - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Top US architects are re-imagining Dublin One to make it 'a vibrant destination'
# City Centre
# City Centre

Top US architects are re-imagining Dublin One to make it 'a vibrant destination'

Mar 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 36,068 Views 68 Comments

And they want the public’s input.

'We've seen mistakes in Dublin in the past. We don't want the Liberties to become soulless'
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

'We've seen mistakes in Dublin in the past. We don't want the Liberties to become soulless'

Mar 4th 2017, 8:15 AM 15,773 Views 23 Comments

We look at how business is faring in the Dublin neighbourhood as it undergoes regeneration.

# dublin-town - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Huge crowds not expected at Henry St lights ceremony after Grafton St event described as 'mayhem'
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

Huge crowds not expected at Henry St lights ceremony after Grafton St event described as 'mayhem'

Nov 15th 2016, 6:15 AM 31,160 Views 21 Comments

One woman who was at the Grafton St ceremony with her family said, “you couldn’t walk, you couldn’t move”.

# dublin-town - Monday 14 November, 2016

Organisers end Dublin Christmas lights ceremony early due to overcrowding
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

Organisers end Dublin Christmas lights ceremony early due to overcrowding

Nov 14th 2016, 7:47 AM 26,424 Views 21 Comments

A statement from Dublin Town says the event was cut short due to concerns over safety and comfort.

# dublin-town - Monday 1 August, 2016

Plan your weekend - 7 of the best events on in Dublin
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# Sponsored By NTA

Plan your weekend - 7 of the best events on in Dublin

Aug 1st 2016, 2:03 PM 9,932 Views 1 Comment

Planning is half the fun.

# dublin-town - Thursday 16 June, 2016

7 of the best spots to get brunch in Dublin
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7 of the best spots to get brunch in Dublin

Jun 16th 2016, 3:28 PM 26,756 Views 14 Comments

For the morning that’s in it.

# dublin-town - Monday 14 March, 2016

City councillor lodges complaint over new Starbucks in Dublin
# Creative Quarter
# Creative Quarter

City councillor lodges complaint over new Starbucks in Dublin

Mar 14th 2016, 6:15 AM 51,510 Views 113 Comments

The new Starbucks outlet has raised questions about the the over-saturation of big brands in the city.

# dublin-town - Friday 24 April, 2015

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited
# Sightseeing
From The Daily Edge
# Sightseeing

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited

Apr 24th 2015, 2:30 PM 5,023 Views 1 Comment

He’s just casually tweeting about his day in the capital.

# dublin-town - Friday 10 April, 2015

Fianna Fáil's brand new plan for Moore Street is "a little bit inspired" by Charlie
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Fianna Fáil's brand new plan for Moore Street is "a little bit inspired" by Charlie

Apr 10th 2015, 11:43 AM 8,550 Views 39 Comments

Could the area become the new Temple Bar?

# dublin-town - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Opinion: I might have been born in Lagos, but I was definitely made in Dublin
# Dublin Town
# Dublin Town

Opinion: I might have been born in Lagos, but I was definitely made in Dublin

Jan 21st 2015, 1:10 PM 5,837 Views 224 Comments

Maturing into the person I am today happened in Ireland, and, more specifically, in Dublin. If anyone asks where I’m from, the first thought that comes to mind is ‘Ireland’.

# dublin-town - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?
# Uniquely Dublin
From The Daily Edge
# Uniquely Dublin

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?

Mar 20th 2013, 11:25 AM 12,798 Views 37 Comments

Gorgeous videos of what makes Dublin the way it is.