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Thursday 30 November 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# parliament street

This year
Dublin's Parliament Street will be traffic-free every weekend from today until late August
Cars, buses and other vehicles will not be able to access the street from 11am to 11pm.
Dublin's Parliament Street to go traffic-free each weekend over July and August
Dublin City Council said there will be a ‘particular focus on encouraging families onto the street’.
Last year
Dublin's Parliament St to be pedestrianised three evenings a week until the end of August
The street will be closed to traffic between 6:30pm and 11pm every Thursday, Friday and Saturday until the end of next month.
All time
Eight in ten people want Capel Street fully pedestrianised, survey finds
Dublin City Council ran a pedestrianisation trial on Parliament Street and Capel Street in recent months.
Dublin City Council received 7,000 submissions about traffic-free streets initiative
Dublin City Council closed off two Dublin Street to traffic to facilitate outdoor dining
Public consultation launched on traffic-free trial of two Dublin streets
Dublin City Council has been running a pedestrianisation trial on Parliament Street and Capel Street.
Council extends traffic-free trial of two Dublin streets for four more weeks after backlash
Many Dubliners strongly opposed the end of a pedestrianisation trial on Parliament Street and Capel Street.
Traffic-free trial of Capel St and Parliament St to begin in Dublin this evening
The two streets, along with sections of several surrounding streets, are closing to vehicles on weekend evenings.
260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle
Dublin City Council published archived photos and pictures of old documents – this map is the oldest of them.
Houses are selling for 40% more than their reserve price at auction today
It’s all getting a bit boom-tastic over at the RDS.
PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle
If the most impressive thing you’ve ever done with sand is make a sandcastle you might want to look away now.