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# grafton-street - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Remembering Bewley’s: Once 'the heart and the hearth of Dublin'

Donal Fallon reflects on the end of an era, as Bewley’s cafe on Grafton street prepares to close its doors.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Bewley's café on Grafton Street set to close with loss of over 100 jobs

The closure has been blamed on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

# grafton-street - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Disney's Grafton Street shop gets green light for security gate to prevent rough sleepers

Planning permission was granted after revised plans for the mesh security gate were lodged.

# grafton-street - Thursday 28 November, 2019

'Mini Stonehenge': Utility boxes used to develop Luas don't need planning permission

The Dublin Civic Trust described the emergence of the boxes as “appalling.”

# grafton-street - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Disney Store wants security gate at Grafton Street shop to prevent homeless sleepers

An application for installing the gates was lodged in October by The Disney Store Ltd.

# grafton-street - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Real estate group apologises to Grafton Street flower sellers for 'clutter' remarks

The group said it has now withdrawn its submission.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

'There's no such thing as the Grafton Quarter': Councillors hit out at this year's Christmas lights

Attempts to re-name or re-brand parts of Dublin City have come in for criticism in recent years.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Appeal for witnesses to come forward after incident outside Dublin music venue

Gardaí have said that this incident has no connection to the Longitude Festival.

# grafton-street - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Brown Thomas cancels release of Kanye West runners due to 'health and safety concerns'

Hundreds of people had queued up to buy the shoes – some since the early hours of this morning.

# grafton-street - Friday 15 February, 2019

From The Daily Edge Urban Decay are giving Irish fans chance to swap your old Naked palette for the brand new one Naked Reloaded

# grafton-street - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Photos: Glen Hansard, Damien Rice, Imelda May and U2 among the Dublin city buskers last night

A big crowd as in attendance for the annual event.

# grafton-street - Friday 30 November, 2018

Iconic Dublin nightclub Lillie's Bordello to close in January

The Porterhouse Group says ‘exciting plans’ are afoot for the venue.

# grafton-street - Sunday 30 September, 2018

'It could jeopardise the brand': Salad chain Chopped faces closure of Grafton Street outlet

Both the council and national planning authority said the store is in breach of planning laws.

# grafton-street - Monday 20 August, 2018

Man arrested for driving on Dublin's Grafton Street over legal alcohol limit

The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# grafton-street - Thursday 16 August, 2018

With 131 days to go, Brown Thomas has officially opened its Christmas shop in Dublin

Christmas trees and festive decorations will be on sale at the store until the end of the year

# grafton-street - Monday 6 August, 2018

The life of a Grafton Street busker: 'People think you show up and play - but I've been here since 8am' Music Makers This post contains videos

The life of a Grafton Street busker: 'People think you show up and play - but I've been here since 8am'

The scene on Dublin’s premium busking street can be competitive, one performer said.

# grafton-street - Monday 4 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Here's your first look inside Dublin's swanky new Victoria's Secret store Vicky's Here

# grafton-street - Sunday 26 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge 17 bands - including The Strypes and Delorentos - busked one after another on Grafton Street yesterday Music Marathon

# grafton-street - Monday 13 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge 9 excellent photos from the time Michael Bublé turned on the Grafton Street Christmas lights Mickey Bubbles

# grafton-street - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Dublin's Phil Lynott statue has disappeared. Again. But we know where he is this time

The well-known statue has been removed by Dublin City Council to facilitate the repaving of Harry Street.

# grafton-street - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Grafton Street 1870: 'The street literally swarmed with women of loose character'

Come Here To Me! Vol. 2 celebrates an unexplored Dublin: its public duels and street gangs, suffragettes and drag queens, as well as its not-so-secret gay bars and failed vegetarian societies.

# grafton-street - Monday 28 August, 2017

Penneys and discount supermarkets are making other retailers decrease their prices

Intense competition is forcing retailers to pass on cost savings, according to Savills’ latest retail report.

# grafton-street - Friday 18 August, 2017

Council investigating whether bollards are needed to prevent a Grafton Street terror attack

Fears had been raised that Ireland’s major urban centres like Dublin’s pedestrianised Grafton Street could be targeted.

# grafton-street - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card

The 16-year-old told Dublin Children’s Court he wanted to be sentenced.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge The 12-year-old girl who went viral for busking on Grafton Street turned down The Ellen Show Allie Sherlock

The 12-year-old girl who went viral for busking on Grafton Street turned down The Ellen Show

“She just enjoys a bit of busking,” says Allie Sherlock’s dad. Fair play!

# grafton-street - Thursday 1 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge A spellbinding performance by an 11-year-old Cork girl on Grafton Street is taking over Facebook Supermarket Flowers

# grafton-street - Friday 3 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Which pub on Grafton Street is Ed Sheeran talking about in his new song? Mystery

# grafton-street - Friday 3 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge A whole shop dedicated to Urban Decay is set to open on Dublin's Grafton Street Naked Palette Heaven

A whole shop dedicated to Urban Decay is set to open on Dublin's Grafton Street

The makeup brand has been granted permission to open at 50 Grafton Street. Wahoo!

# grafton-street - Friday 27 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge The first hint of Dublin's huge new Victoria's Secret store has appeared on Grafton Street Bra-vo

# grafton-street - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'We're in a delicate position with the law': Gardaí shut down Grafton St busk due to overcrowding

One man in the crowd said he feared he and his daughter would be crushed.

From The Daily Edge Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street Singalong

Gavin James joined Glen Hansard for the traditional Christmas Eve busk on Grafton Street

Unfortunately it had to stop early due to overcrowding.

# grafton-street - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Man says he threw chair in McDonald's because he got 'bad vibe' from another customer

James Thornton said the man he was aiming to hit “looked like a little faggot”.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Grafton Street is the 13th most expensive main street to rent on in the world

The cost per square metre per year is now €3,327.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

A provisional liquidator has been appointed to American Apparel's Grafton Street store

Similar bankruptcy and restructuring actions have been taken in the various jurisdictions where the group operates in.

# grafton-street - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Pharmacist saves life of 17-year-old girl with epi-pen on Dublin street

The young woman had gone into anaphylactic shock related to a severe nut allergy.

# grafton-street - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Dunnes Stores sent warning letter from Dublin City Council over gates outside Grafton Street store

A homeless action group previously used the area in front of the store to set up a food stall.

# grafton-street - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Dozens of homeless people will share pizza with the public on Grafton Street this evening

The get-together is planned for 8.30pm. “We want to break down the social barriers between the homeless and the rest of the public,” says organiser Cormac Noonan.

# grafton-street - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Signs of the Times: The lives of the sign holders on Grafton Street

A new documentary examines the lives of three ‘human billboards’

# grafton-street - Thursday 10 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 decadent food porn pics for Gino's Gelato lovers Cut The Crepe

14 decadent food porn pics for Gino's Gelato lovers

Gino’s Gelato: Dublin, Wicklow, Galway, our hearts.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Is Victoria's Secret about to replace BT2 on Grafton Street?

Currently BT2 occupies a prime location on the south Dublin shopping street.

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