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# hostel - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Protest held outside James Joyce's 'House of the Dead' over plans to turn it into hostel
# House Of The Dead
# House Of The Dead

Protest held outside James Joyce's 'House of the Dead' over plans to turn it into hostel

Jun 15th 2021, 9:31 PM 17,247 Views 15 Comments

Actors gathered to mark their opposition to plans to turn the ‘House of the Dead’ into a hostel.

# hostel - Friday 4 December, 2020

Garda investigation after two men found dead in Waterford hostel
# Bath Street
# Bath Street

Garda investigation after two men found dead in Waterford hostel

Dec 4th 2020, 7:20 AM 28,162 Views 2 Comments

Toxicology tests will be carried out as part of the Garda probe in to the deaths.

# hostel - Friday 16 October, 2020

Council gives green light to convert James Joyce's House of the Dead into a tourist hostel
# Planning
# Planning

Council gives green light to convert James Joyce's House of the Dead into a tourist hostel

Oct 16th 2020, 4:39 PM 15,469 Views 22 Comments

The house at 15 Usher’s Island, Dublin 8 was once home to James Joyce’s grand aunts.

# hostel - Friday 1 May, 2020

Third person dies as gardaí investigate unexplained deaths at hostel in Tullamore
# Offaly
# Offaly

Third person dies as gardaí investigate unexplained deaths at hostel in Tullamore

May 1st 2020, 9:10 AM 36,577 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí have been investigating after two women died at the hostel on Sunday.

# hostel - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Homeless woman dies in Dublin city hostel
# RIP
# RIP

Homeless woman dies in Dublin city hostel

Jan 16th 2020, 9:42 PM 105,983 Views 81 Comments

The death occurred yesterday in the Phoenix Lodge hostel.

# hostel - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Teen placed in 'unsafe' and 'unsuitable' hostel has been moved to new location, court told
# High Court
# High Court

Teen placed in 'unsafe' and 'unsuitable' hostel has been moved to new location, court told

Sep 19th 2019, 6:43 PM 8,953 Views 0 Comments

The case will be mentioned before the High Court in October.

# hostel - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Major homeless hostel in Dublin city centre is set to close down
# Bru Aimsir
# Bru Aimsir

Major homeless hostel in Dublin city centre is set to close down

Jun 26th 2019, 2:46 PM 22,610 Views 17 Comments

The hostel currently provides beds for around 100 people.

# hostel - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Homeless man who stabbed hostel resident in face with butter knife gets suspended sentence
# Court
# Court

Homeless man who stabbed hostel resident in face with butter knife gets suspended sentence

Jul 1st 2018, 4:00 PM 18,628 Views 50 Comments

A probation report confirmed the man had been making progress and not reoffended.

# hostel - Sunday 18 February, 2018

'We've had up to five doses given before someone comes around': How an anti-overdose drug is saving lives
# Naloxone
# Naloxone

'We've had up to five doses given before someone comes around': How an anti-overdose drug is saving lives

Feb 18th 2018, 4:00 PM 28,403 Views 23 Comments

Naloxone was rolled out across Depaul services in 2016.

# hostel - 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 39,650 Views 37 Comments

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

# hostel - Monday 11 September, 2017

'It's why homeless people won't stay in these places' - Woman assaulted by fellow resident at Dublin hostel
# Hostel Assault
# Hostel Assault

'It's why homeless people won't stay in these places' - Woman assaulted by fellow resident at Dublin hostel

Sep 11th 2017, 12:05 AM 23,470 Views 56 Comments

The Irish woman had moved to Dublin from the midlands less than three months ago.

# hostel - Monday 24 July, 2017

Cockroaches, mould and chronic drug abuse in front of children - life in homeless accommodation
# Emergency Accommodation
# Emergency Accommodation

Cockroaches, mould and chronic drug abuse in front of children - life in homeless accommodation

Jul 24th 2017, 12:05 AM 13,491 Views 31 Comments

New documents detail the issues facing people living in homeless emergency accommodation.

# hostel - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'
# Startups
# Startups

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'

May 7th 2017, 10:30 AM 16,988 Views 4 Comments

The Irish entrepreneur and investor is adjusting back into CEO life at XSellco.

# hostel - Friday 28 April, 2017

€40 million luxury hotel gets green light on site of iconic Stephen's Green building
# Loreto Hall
# Loreto Hall

€40 million luxury hotel gets green light on site of iconic Stephen's Green building

Apr 28th 2017, 6:12 PM 38,414 Views 17 Comments

The new hotel is to be built on the site of a former ‘young ladies’ hostel.

# hostel - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'We are going to defy this court order': Apollo House occupiers say they're not going anywhere
# Home Sweet Home
# Home Sweet Home

'We are going to defy this court order': Apollo House occupiers say they're not going anywhere

Jan 11th 2017, 6:15 PM 63,602 Views 240 Comments

They had been ordered to leave the building by 12 noon today.

# hostel - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Challenges and unexpected questions: On the door at Apollo House
# Day Five
# Day Five

Challenges and unexpected questions: On the door at Apollo House

Dec 21st 2016, 6:10 AM 30,591 Views 57 Comments

The project is bedding down and expanding its capacity. The matter will be back before the High Court today.

# hostel - Friday 9 December, 2016

'A chance to come off the streets': Two new homeless hostels open in Dublin
# Rough Sleeping
# Rough Sleeping

'A chance to come off the streets': Two new homeless hostels open in Dublin

Dec 9th 2016, 9:19 PM 19,161 Views 35 Comments

The Peter McVerry Trust will run a 70-bed unit on Ellis Quay, while Depaul Ireland will operate a 75-bed hostel on Little Britain Street.

# hostel - Monday 4 July, 2016

Gardaí arrive as residents protest closure of homeless hostel
# John's Lane West
# John's Lane West

Gardaí arrive as residents protest closure of homeless hostel

Jul 4th 2016, 12:55 PM 22,293 Views 37 Comments

John’s Lane hostel is scheduled to be redeveloped into more long term accommodation.

# hostel - Thursday 23 June, 2016

This 100-bed homeless hostel in Dublin is going to remain open
# Bru Aimsir
# Bru Aimsir

This 100-bed homeless hostel in Dublin is going to remain open

Jun 23rd 2016, 12:32 PM 12,775 Views 7 Comments

Brú Aimsir on Dublin’s Thomas Street was opened in October 2015 but was slated to be closed.

# hostel - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Homeless children staying in adult hostels to 'avoid risk of sleeping rough'
# Homeless Crisis
# Homeless Crisis

Homeless children staying in adult hostels to 'avoid risk of sleeping rough'

May 24th 2016, 1:12 PM 7,314 Views 13 Comments

Eight families have been using adult services to house their children in Dublin during May.

# hostel - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Why is Dublin City Council closing a 100 bed homeless hostel? It's complicated
# Chorus Of Protest
# Chorus Of Protest

Why is Dublin City Council closing a 100 bed homeless hostel? It's complicated

May 11th 2016, 1:27 PM 18,112 Views 38 Comments

16 people staged a protest at the Brú Aimsir on Thomas Street overnight. Here’s why…

# hostel - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Former residents occupy homeless hostel in protest over its closure
# Dublin
# Dublin

Former residents occupy homeless hostel in protest over its closure

May 10th 2016, 10:47 PM 22,881 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí are currently inside the hostel speaking with the protesters – who say that they plan to occupy the building overnight.

# hostel - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Peter McVerry says hostels are such a disgrace he's been advising people to sleep rough
# On The Streets
# On The Streets

Peter McVerry says hostels are such a disgrace he's been advising people to sleep rough

Sep 3rd 2015, 6:28 PM 17,661 Views 65 Comments

He said he believes the government is looking for a cheap way out of the homeless crisis.

# hostel - Friday 3 October, 2014

'Trapped' in emergency accommodation: the downside of homeless hostels
# Homeless Ireland
# Homeless Ireland

'Trapped' in emergency accommodation: the downside of homeless hostels

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:30 AM 7,576 Views 5 Comments

People often become institutionalised in emergency accommodation and find it hard to transition to independent living.

# hostel - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

This epic war of words between a hostel owner and guest is going viral
# Blue Sky
From The Daily Edge
# Blue Sky

This epic war of words between a hostel owner and guest is going viral

Jul 30th 2014, 2:41 PM 7,156 Views 2 Comments

Get out the popcorn.

# hostel - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Rough sleeper numbers up as Dublin's inner city hits 'crisis point'
# Homeless
# Homeless

Rough sleeper numbers up as Dublin's inner city hits 'crisis point'

Apr 19th 2014, 9:36 PM 27,390 Views 93 Comments

The council’s homeless executive admitted it’s spending more than it would like placing families in hotels because of the demand on services but said that’s better than leaving them on the streets.

# hostel - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

This €1.86m hostel/restaurant/micro-brewery could be sitting in Galway Harbour by next spring...
# Floats Amaze
# Floats Amaze

This €1.86m hostel/restaurant/micro-brewery could be sitting in Galway Harbour by next spring...

Mar 26th 2014, 7:50 AM 16,410 Views 19 Comments

Heritage vessel the Naomh Éanna was used as an Aran Islands ferry from the 1950s. She was due to be destroyed next month, but a plan’s been put together to save her….

# hostel - Monday 17 February, 2014

Ireland's housing crisis: Four women's stories of facing eviction and homelessness
# Out Of House And Home
# Out Of House And Home

Ireland's housing crisis: Four women's stories of facing eviction and homelessness

Feb 17th 2014, 5:39 PM 28,746 Views 97 Comments

Their stories have been highlighted in a video released by a People Before Profit candidate in Meath.

# hostel - Monday 26 August, 2013

Lack of information on asylum-seeker deaths 'shambolic'
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

Lack of information on asylum-seeker deaths 'shambolic'

Aug 26th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,616 Views 108 Comments

The agency responsible for providing direct provision accommodation does not have access to death certificates on any of the 53 people who died in the last ten years, according to Minister Alan Shatter.

# hostel - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Ombudsman: Our treatment of asylum seekers is unacceptable
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

Ombudsman: Our treatment of asylum seekers is unacceptable

Jul 9th 2013, 8:17 PM 6,027 Views 85 Comments

Over a third of people in Direct Provision refuges have been there for more than five years.

# hostel - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Women continue sleep-in protest at Bray Town Council over homelessness
# Homeless
# Homeless

Women continue sleep-in protest at Bray Town Council over homelessness

Jun 1st 2013, 5:00 PM 11,785 Views 102 Comments

Bray Town Council says the two mothers, who are currently homeless along with their children and are demanding that their housing situation be addressed, “have not been locked into the council offices” and are free to leave at any stage.

# hostel - Friday 31 May, 2013

Two women ‘locked in’ at Bray Town Council offices after protesting their homelessness
# Bray
# Bray

Two women ‘locked in’ at Bray Town Council offices after protesting their homelessness

May 31st 2013, 9:17 PM 19,373 Views 134 Comments

Two homeless mothers and a Sinn Féin Councillor have been locked into Bray Town Council offices for the long weekend, after the women refused to leave until they were given safe accommodation for their families.

# hostel - Sunday 14 November, 2010

Seven dead in Dijon hostel fire
# France
# France

Seven dead in Dijon hostel fire

Nov 14th 2010, 11:15 AM 696 Views 0 Comments

A fire in an immigrant hostel in France forced firefighters to evacuate more than 130 people in the early hours of Sunday morning.