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# liberty-hall - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Mary Lou McDonald: Sinn Féin will not take part in protest calling for change of government

People Before Profit are organising a protest for change on 7 March.

# liberty-hall - Monday 1 May, 2017

Pictures: Thousands turn out in Dublin for May Day protest calling for action on housing crisis

The march has been held to call on the government to address the ongoing homeless crisis.

# liberty-hall - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

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Fighting for fairness, Ireland stand together on a landmark day for women’s football

Standing up and standing together, as the players demand improvement treatment from the FAI.

# liberty-hall - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Luas workers set to enter two days of meetings at Liberty Hall with union bosses

Employees will be briefed on the state of talks with company Transdev.

# liberty-hall - Friday 13 November, 2015

'Pure luck no one was killed': Drivers concerned about safety after wheel falls off Dublin bus

Dublin Bus has said maintenance controllers regularly carry out checks on buses.

# liberty-hall - Saturday 19 September, 2015

This is how Dublin's cityscape has changed - and what's in store for the future

A new video maps more than five decades of development in the capital.

# liberty-hall - Thursday 11 December, 2014

VIDEO: SUV hits pedestrians at anti-water charge protest in Dublin

One person was injured after the vehicle mounted the path.

# liberty-hall - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Pedestrian rushed to hospital after car crashes into group of protesters

It happened after a small group of protesters attempted to block traffic in the area.

# liberty-hall - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Greyhound dispute could be set to end after 14-week lockout

A new deal has been agreed between representatives on both sides and now awaits a vote from workers.

# liberty-hall - Friday 20 June, 2014

Liberty Hall lights up for Dublin's Pride Festival

The lights will be on every night of the festival.

# liberty-hall - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Here's who Labour has picked as its Dublin candidate for the European elections

Spoiler: she’s already doing the job.

# liberty-hall - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Some Dublin Bus workers accept Labour Court proposals...

…but drivers already rejected them last week.

# liberty-hall - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Families of Sackville Place bombings still seeking closure

The 40th anniversary of car bombings in Dublin which killed three busmen and injured 127 people hears how relatives of the dead still waiting for justice.

# liberty-hall - Friday 16 November, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Liberty Hall: SIPTU disappointed at planning refusal, while An Taisce seeks review

SIPTU is left disappointed as An Bord Pleanála turns down an application to rebuild Liberty Hall – while An Taisce says reviews are needed.

An Bord Pleanála refuses permission for new 23-storey Liberty Hall

The planning authority says the proposed multistorey would be “unacceptably dominant in the city”.

# liberty-hall - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Pics: 11 curious close-ups of scientific images Magic This post contains images

Pics: 11 curious close-ups of scientific images

The Health Research Board wants to “showcase the magic of science” with amazing images. Job done.

# liberty-hall - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Giant banner welcomes Aung San Suu Kyi to Ireland

Amnesty International and Dublin City Council erected the welcome sign this afternoon at Liberty Hall.

# liberty-hall - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Anarchist Book Fair expecting good attendance in Dublin

Anarchy event to discuss racism, the referendum, NAMA, oh… and a boxer in the 1700s.

# liberty-hall - Saturday 25 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Your essential round-up of all the day’s main news and the bits and bobs that you may have missed.

SIPTU set to demolish and redevelop Dublin's iconic Liberty Hall

SIPTU received planning permission from Dublin City Council yesterday and says it plans to build a taller tower.

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The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know by 9am…

# liberty-hall - Saturday 24 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Christmas Eve Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Christmas Eve

In today’s Fix: Ireland’s first skyscraper to be demolished, words that annoyed you most in 2011 and the best dance video you will ever see.

Planning permission sought to demolish Liberty Hall

SIPTU wants to demolish Ireland’s first skyscraper and replace it with an even higher building.

# liberty-hall - Friday 18 February, 2011

Take 5: Friday

Five things you need to know: an unforeseen increase in mortgage defaults, an unforeseeable increase in forest fires, but no planned flattening of Liberty Hall for now.

SIPTU postpones plan to rebuild Liberty Hall offices

The country’s trade union says it will reapply for planning permission to develop Liberty Hall in the coming months.