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#Grafton Street

# grafton-street - Saturday 26 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Oct 26th 2013, 8:52 AM 8,744 Views 9 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know this morning as you start your weekend…

Council wants to know if you like their plan for Grafton Street
# Civic Space
# Civic Space

Council wants to know if you like their plan for Grafton Street

Oct 26th 2013, 7:00 AM 21,387 Views 57 Comments

The whole area is to undergo a revamp and improvement – Dublin City Council have published their vision for it.

# grafton-street - Friday 18 October, 2013

Wallis management seeks meeting with Mandate over dispute
# Wallis
# Wallis

Wallis management seeks meeting with Mandate over dispute

Oct 18th 2013, 7:03 PM 11,031 Views 18 Comments

ICTU granted the all-out picket today in relation to the two Arcadia Group stores.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Employees at Wallis on Grafton Street to go on strike today
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Employees at Wallis on Grafton Street to go on strike today

Oct 16th 2013, 8:43 AM 9,503 Views 38 Comments

Workers are taking industrial action in support of their colleagues at a Limerick branch who they say have been ‘locked out’ for more than three weeks.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Power outage affects ATMs, businesses in Grafton Street area
# Dark Day
# Dark Day

Power outage affects ATMs, businesses in Grafton Street area

Oct 15th 2013, 1:39 PM 5,836 Views 15 Comments

About 250 businesses and surrounding ATMs were impacted by the fault.

# grafton-street - Monday 9 September, 2013

‘Do I get the brown envelope?’: Minister meets mixed reaction on Dublin canvass
# Seanad Referendum
# Seanad Referendum

‘Do I get the brown envelope?’: Minister meets mixed reaction on Dublin canvass

Sep 9th 2013, 10:34 PM 19,688 Views 61 Comments

Richard Bruton took a stroll in the Dublin sun earlier to meet potential voters in the Seanad referendum. He even bumped into a fellow Cabinet colleague…

# grafton-street - 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 16,417 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.

# grafton-street - Monday 5 August, 2013

Pics: Grafton Street from 1913 to 1991
# Dublin
# Dublin

Pics: Grafton Street from 1913 to 1991

Aug 5th 2013, 8:45 AM 26,650 Views 26 Comments

Grafton St is currently undergoing a major makeover – so here’s how it has looked down through the years.

# grafton-street - Sunday 21 July, 2013

New paving on Grafton Street will be cleaned
# Spic 'n Span
# Spic 'n Span

New paving on Grafton Street will be cleaned

Jul 21st 2013, 4:32 PM 22,791 Views 71 Comments

The granite stones, which have been remarked upon because of their stains, will be cleaned and sealed before the project is complete.

# grafton-street - Monday 1 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Jul 1st 2013, 8:49 AM 7,947 Views 1 Comment

Good morning. Here are the nine things to know before you start your day.

# grafton-street - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Council to vote on whether to ban charity shops from Grafton Street
# Planning
# Planning

Council to vote on whether to ban charity shops from Grafton Street

Jun 30th 2013, 8:20 PM 18,430 Views 97 Comments

The 52 councillors who sit on Dublin City Council will vote on the controversial proposal tomorrow night.

Tonight's Evening Fix... now with added apologies from Death Row inmates
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

Tonight's Evening Fix... now with added apologies from Death Row inmates

Jun 30th 2013, 8:04 PM 9,524 Views 7 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Jun 18th 2013, 4:50 PM 5,116 Views 1 Comment

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Grafton Street refurb cost €400,000 before work began
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

Grafton Street refurb cost €400,000 before work began

Jun 18th 2013, 6:30 AM 10,416 Views 41 Comments

Dublin City Council said the spending covered administrative and design costs associated with the project.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Man due in court over Grafton Street attacks
# Assault
# Assault

Man due in court over Grafton Street attacks

Apr 17th 2013, 8:40 AM 10,746 Views 0 Comments

Two men were stabbed and a woman was assaulted in the early hours of the morning.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Second man arrested in connection with Grafton Street assaults
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Second man arrested in connection with Grafton Street assaults

Apr 16th 2013, 7:00 PM 25,009 Views 46 Comments

A 25 year old man, who was arrested close to the scene this morning, also remains in custody at Pearse Street Garda Station.

Man (25) arrested after three assaulted overnight
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man (25) arrested after three assaulted overnight

Apr 16th 2013, 8:44 AM 14,185 Views 0 Comments

One person was stabbed on Grafton St, while two others were assaulted on Chatham Row in Dublin city centre.

# grafton-street - Friday 5 April, 2013

HMV may return to Ireland after buyout of UK business
# HMV
# HMV

HMV may return to Ireland after buyout of UK business

Apr 5th 2013, 11:10 AM 10,459 Views 61 Comments

Hilco, which previously saved the A-Wear business in Ireland, has bought the UK arm of HMV – and wants to come back to Ireland.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Former HMV Grafton Street store up for rent for €1 million
# Small Change
# Small Change

Former HMV Grafton Street store up for rent for €1 million

Apr 3rd 2013, 2:56 PM 17,999 Views 92 Comments

The four-storey building is up for rent after HMV closed down all of its Irish stores in February.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Around 300 Irish jobs at risk as HMV expected to enter administration
# HMV
# HMV

Around 300 Irish jobs at risk as HMV expected to enter administration

Jan 15th 2013, 8:27 AM 6,473 Views 64 Comments

Administrators from Deloitte in the UK are expected to keep the music retailer’s stores open but its future is uncertain.

# grafton-street - 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 14,974 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’.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

VIDEO: Sinéad O'Connor sings Nothing Compares 2 U on Grafton Street
# Busking
From The Daily Edge
# Busking

VIDEO: Sinéad O'Connor sings Nothing Compares 2 U on Grafton Street

Dec 25th 2012, 9:01 AM 12,421 Views 43 Comments

Another Christmas Eve singalong in Dublin City Centre…

Christmas nightcap: Falling Slowly singalong on Grafton Street (with new video)
# Busking
From The Daily Edge
# Busking

Christmas nightcap: Falling Slowly singalong on Grafton Street (with new video)

Dec 25th 2012, 2:00 AM 15,293 Views 20 Comments

With Glen Hansard and Lisa Hannigan…

# grafton-street - Monday 24 December, 2012

VIDEO: Bono and Glen Hansard busking on Grafton Street this evening
# Christmas Eve
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Eve

VIDEO: Bono and Glen Hansard busking on Grafton Street this evening

Dec 24th 2012, 7:30 PM 42,125 Views 119 Comments

They were joined by Lisa Hannigan to sing for charity in the city centre.

# grafton-street - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Dec 22nd 2012, 11:00 AM 5,236 Views 7 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

# grafton-street - Friday 7 December, 2012

Investigation under way into 'suspicious' death of pedestrian in Dublin
# Roads
# Roads

Investigation under way into 'suspicious' death of pedestrian in Dublin

Dec 7th 2012, 8:01 AM 20,897 Views 34 Comments

The man was hit by a bus at the junction of Nassau Street and Dawson Street during rush hour yesterday evening.

# grafton-street - Friday 23 November, 2012

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?

Nov 23rd 2012, 10:20 AM 7,006 Views 42 Comments

There’s still a month to go but Christmas lights have been turned on in cities around the country and ads for Christmas shopping are everywhere. Have you started shopping yet?

# grafton-street - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

HMV to create 210 Christmas jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

HMV to create 210 Christmas jobs

Nov 20th 2012, 10:04 AM 4,874 Views 19 Comments

Most of the positions will last until January 2013 but there are possibilities for longer-term employment.

# grafton-street - Friday 16 November, 2012

In pictures: Christmas lights turned on on Grafton Street
# That Time Of Year Again...
From The Daily Edge
# That Time Of Year Again...

In pictures: Christmas lights turned on on Grafton Street

Nov 16th 2012, 8:40 AM 17,403 Views 33 Comments

Switching on the Grafton Street Christmas lights is heralded as the official start date of the festive season.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

VIDEO: Gardaí on Dublin streets on their new Segways
# They See Me Rollin
# They See Me Rollin

VIDEO: Gardaí on Dublin streets on their new Segways

Oct 31st 2012, 3:24 PM 12,341 Views 51 Comments

Zoooooooom…

# grafton-street - Monday 22 October, 2012

VIDEO: Ever wondered what it takes to be a 'moving statue'?
# Work Can Wait
# Work Can Wait

VIDEO: Ever wondered what it takes to be a 'moving statue'?

Oct 22nd 2012, 8:40 PM 9,802 Views 11 Comments

Two filmmakers have made this intriguing video about Grafton Street’s aptly-nicknamed ‘Pigeon Man’.

# grafton-street - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Brown Thomas recruiting 200 Christmas workers
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Brown Thomas recruiting 200 Christmas workers

Oct 10th 2012, 11:14 AM 5,729 Views 5 Comments

The retail positions are available in the Dublin flagship store.

# grafton-street - Friday 24 August, 2012

In pics: Fancy living in a €6k-a-month rental apartment?
# Nice Gaff
# Nice Gaff

In pics: Fancy living in a €6k-a-month rental apartment?

Aug 24th 2012, 3:32 PM 31,296 Views 45 Comments

Private lift, views over Trinity, on Grafton Street – probably not one for the flat-hunting college student…

# grafton-street - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Poll: Do you enjoy watching buskers?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you enjoy watching buskers?

Jul 31st 2012, 9:51 AM 7,228 Views 58 Comments

Street performers are intrinsic to Ireland’s fair cities…but do you like them?

# grafton-street - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Free WiFi for Grafton Street ahead of wider roll-out
# WiFi
# WiFi

Free WiFi for Grafton Street ahead of wider roll-out

Jul 1st 2012, 12:33 PM 6,228 Views 41 Comments

WiFi will be available in 20-minute slots free of charge on Dublin city centre street. Bitbuzz says it’s expanding service to Galway and Cork this year.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

VIDEO: Eamon Dunphy in a clown suit on Grafton Street
# Forfeit
From The42
# Forfeit

VIDEO: Eamon Dunphy in a clown suit on Grafton Street

Jun 19th 2012, 6:59 PM 1,900 Views 0 Comments

The renowned football pundit was finally rendered speechless earlier today.

That Eamon Dunphy is some clown, isn't he?
# Nice Threads
From The42
# Nice Threads

That Eamon Dunphy is some clown, isn't he?

Jun 19th 2012, 2:51 PM 11,550 Views 24 Comments

Shoppers and passers-by were greeted by quite a surreal sight on Dublin’s Grafton Street on Tuesday morning.

# grafton-street - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Charity runners cross the finish line 40 hours after setting off on 126-mile challenge
# Challenge 126
From The42
# Challenge 126

Charity runners cross the finish line 40 hours after setting off on 126-mile challenge

Apr 28th 2012, 2:49 PM 531 Views 0 Comments

Brian Maher and Mike Sheridan took some time out from their entertainment day-jobs to jog from Limerick to Dublin.

# grafton-street - Thursday 26 April, 2012

A grand soft day: Entertainers lace up for 126-mile run in aid of Special Olympics Ireland
# Five Alive
From The42
# Five Alive

A grand soft day: Entertainers lace up for 126-mile run in aid of Special Olympics Ireland

Apr 26th 2012, 7:35 PM 3,959 Views 6 Comments

DJ and movie critic team up for a fund-raising, endurance jog. Nice weather for it too.

# grafton-street - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Mar 6th 2012, 8:05 PM 3,930 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…