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# mannix-flynn - Friday 29 November, 2019

Plans for 150-bed homeless hostel on Dublin's Aungier Street shelved following local opposition
# Avalon House
# Avalon House

Plans for 150-bed homeless hostel on Dublin's Aungier Street shelved following local opposition

Nov 29th 2019, 12:09 PM 21,240 Views 56 Comments

Peter McVerry Trust planned to open the hostel in Dublin 2 in January.

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

'I'm sick of being railroaded': Angry scenes as locals meet to oppose State's largest homeless hostel
# Avalon House
# Avalon House

'I'm sick of being railroaded': Angry scenes as locals meet to oppose State's largest homeless hostel

Nov 27th 2019, 12:10 AM 57,260 Views 85 Comments

Avalon House in Dublin 2 is set to become a 150-bed homeless hostel in January.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Questions asked over Heritage Week tours of Church of Scientology's Dublin office
# Merrion Square
# Merrion Square

Questions asked over Heritage Week tours of Church of Scientology's Dublin office

Aug 1st 2019, 12:05 AM 25,104 Views 50 Comments

Critics have questioned the decision to include the Scientology office on the Heritage Week programme

# mannix-flynn - Saturday 27 July, 2019

'There's loads of space for people': Can Dublin break down the barriers to pedestrianisation?
# College Green
# College Green

'There's loads of space for people': Can Dublin break down the barriers to pedestrianisation?

Jul 27th 2019, 10:00 PM 16,268 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council is trialling three traffic-free days at College Green this summer.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 25 April, 2019

'Banning them is a red herring': Why election candidates are standing over their use of posters
# Elections 2019
# Elections 2019

'Banning them is a red herring': Why election candidates are standing over their use of posters

Apr 25th 2019, 12:05 AM 19,150 Views 58 Comments

There have been increasing calls from the public to stop the use of posters during elections.

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'We want to see it at its best': Dublin City Council plans closure of College Green for summer events
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

'We want to see it at its best': Dublin City Council plans closure of College Green for summer events

Jan 30th 2019, 6:34 PM 20,185 Views 30 Comments

Plans for the pedestrianised plaza were rejected by An Bord Pleanála last year.

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Dublin City Council blames 'rodent infestation' on warm weather rat breeding
# Like Rabbits
# Like Rabbits

Dublin City Council blames 'rodent infestation' on warm weather rat breeding

Oct 10th 2018, 9:36 PM 27,705 Views 30 Comments

The council says it’s a Europe wide problem this year.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 13 September, 2018

'An insult to the office of President': Dublin councillors not at all happy with standard of today's presentations
# Park It
# Park It

'An insult to the office of President': Dublin councillors not at all happy with standard of today's presentations

Sep 13th 2018, 5:33 PM 55,845 Views 92 Comments

The council voted not to back any of the hopefuls who addressed them today.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 23 August, 2018

New artwork installed at site of 'Somebody's Child' exhibition in Temple Bar for Pope's visit
# Damaged
# Damaged

New artwork installed at site of 'Somebody's Child' exhibition in Temple Bar for Pope's visit

Updated Aug 23rd 2018, 5:40 PM 54,990 Views 72 Comments

Images were posted on social media last night after the netting had been torn down.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 20 November, 2017

Over to you: What do you think of the state of Dublin?
# Festival Of Politics
# Festival Of Politics

Over to you: What do you think of the state of Dublin?

Nov 20th 2017, 2:02 PM 30,277 Views 226 Comments

You tell us what you want to ask seven Dublin city councillors this week – and we’ll grill them for you.

# mannix-flynn - 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 23,950 Views 24 Comments

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

# mannix-flynn - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Mannix Flynn: 'Apollo House completely failed'
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Mannix Flynn: 'Apollo House completely failed'

Feb 25th 2017, 10:19 AM 34,433 Views 129 Comments

The Dublin City councillor said that the criticism of the council was unfair and the occupation “didn’t achieve anything”.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 20 February, 2017

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related deaths?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related deaths?

Feb 20th 2017, 10:00 PM 13,364 Views 21 Comments

In the final instalment of our three-part series on drug policy, FactCheck examines a claim made by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn on Tonight With Vincent Browne.

# mannix-flynn - Sunday 19 February, 2017

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related crime?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related crime?

Feb 19th 2017, 10:00 PM 24,355 Views 42 Comments

In Part Two of a three-part series, FactCheck looks into a claim by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn, during a debate on Tonight With Vincent Browne.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'Disgraceful and undemocratic': Dublin councillors are still divided on the Obama vote
# Freedom Of The City
# Freedom Of The City

'Disgraceful and undemocratic': Dublin councillors are still divided on the Obama vote

Feb 7th 2017, 10:11 AM 16,361 Views 68 Comments

Independent Councillor Mannix Flynn said that the issue was “not over yet”.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 3 October, 2016

"A publicity stunt full stop" - there isn't much love for Mannix Flynn's windowsill protest among his fellow councillors
# Dublin
# Dublin

"A publicity stunt full stop" - there isn't much love for Mannix Flynn's windowsill protest among his fellow councillors

Oct 3rd 2016, 9:41 PM 60,103 Views 87 Comments

Cllr Flynn carried out a protest from the first floor of City Hall in Dublin earlier this evening.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 29 June, 2015

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable'
# IRA
# IRA

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable'

Jun 29th 2015, 12:27 PM 32,745 Views 182 Comments

All is not well on Dublin City Council.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 15 June, 2015

Not everyone's pleased about Dublin's mayor being a Sinn Féin-er in 2016
# 1916
# 1916

Not everyone's pleased about Dublin's mayor being a Sinn Féin-er in 2016

Jun 15th 2015, 6:10 AM 22,870 Views 86 Comments

The party will hold the position of Lord Mayor of Dublin during the 1916 commemorations.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Councillor's office vandalised with 'horrendous graffiti of a sexual nature'
# Busking
# Busking

Councillor's office vandalised with 'horrendous graffiti of a sexual nature'

Feb 5th 2015, 4:35 PM 27,788 Views 55 Comments

Mannix Flynn’s office was targetted early on Wednesday morning.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

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 10,461 Views 41 Comments

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

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Cost of Grafton Street's €4 million regeneration questioned
# Regeneration
# Regeneration

Cost of Grafton Street's €4 million regeneration questioned

May 22nd 2013, 2:38 PM 19,148 Views 100 Comments

The cost of repaving Dublin’s most famous street has been questioned after funding for the project allegedly increased before its launch.

# mannix-flynn - Saturday 31 December, 2011

13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year
# Scarlet
From The Daily Edge
# Scarlet

13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year

Dec 31st 2011, 11:00 AM 9,883 Views 2 Comments

Politicians in particular excelled at making a show of themselves – even when they are not intending to.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

No keys to floodgates as water rose in Dublin suburb
# Dublin Floods
# Dublin Floods

No keys to floodgates as water rose in Dublin suburb

Oct 25th 2011, 10:48 AM 5,892 Views 15 Comments

The fire brigade were forced to use ropes to tie floodgates closed as the council was not immediately able to shut them.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Almost €10 million spent by general election 2011 candidates
# Election Expenses
# Election Expenses

Almost €10 million spent by general election 2011 candidates

Oct 18th 2011, 2:15 PM 857 Views 11 Comments

Fine Gael came out on top of the election expenses list, reporting that its candidates spent over €3.1m on their campaigns.

# mannix-flynn - Sunday 13 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Sunday
# GE11
# GE11

Daily Fix: Sunday

Feb 13th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,336 Views 0 Comments

The latest highlights from the campaign trail.

# mannix-flynn - Friday 11 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 11th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,504 Views 0 Comments

Michaéal Martin says no to Golden Handshakes; Leo Vardakar ruffles some feathers; and John Gormley just wants the simple things in life – like rewriting the Constitution.

Which campaign song?
# Face Off
# Face Off

Which campaign song?

Feb 11th 2011, 2:20 PM 1,325 Views 0 Comments

Those Election 2011 candidates will do anything to get inside our heads – but whose campaign song has made the best job of getting into our ear?

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Thursday

Feb 10th 2011, 8:08 PM 1,427 Views 0 Comments

The highs and lows of today’s campaign trail…

Campaign Song #3: Mannix Flynn gets grimey
# GE11
From The Daily Edge
# GE11

Campaign Song #3: Mannix Flynn gets grimey

Feb 10th 2011, 7:03 PM 3,288 Views 1 Comment

Independent candidate in Dublin South East tells us that we’re “being bought and sold”. A couple of times.