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Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Parnell Street

This year
Man in critical condition following assault in Dublin city centre
A man in his 20s has been taken to Beaumont Hospital after a serious assault that took place between 4am and 5am this morning.
Last year
Man (30s) charged in relation to fatal assault in Limerick city
A second man, also aged in his 30s, was arrested and is in Garda custody.
Tributes paid to former soccer star after his death following an assault in Limerick City
The assault took place at Parnell Street after 10pm. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.
All time
Chapters bookstore in Dublin to close down early next year after 40 years in business
The bookstore on Parnell Street is best-known for its extensive second-hand section as well as new books.
Youth assaulted during incident at Luas line in Dublin city centre
A number of Garda units attended the scene and youths had dispersed upon arrival.
Post-mortem due on man found dead in car in Dublin city centre
According to gardaí, the man was in his early 20s.
Man arrested after woman left with serious injuries following assault in Dublin
The woman has been taken to the Mater Hospital.
Fire breaks out on the seventh floor of apartment complex in Dublin city centre
It is understood the fire broke out on the balcony of a seventh floor apartment shortly before 10am this morning and spread inside.
Traffic delays in Dublin expected after Parnell Street incident
Motorists are advised to expect delays on approach.
Two hospitalised and 20 evacuated from Dublin city centre flats after kitchen fire
Dublin Fire Brigade advised people to always evacuate a building when they hear a fire alarm.
Body of man missing from Limerick found
Michael Hyland had been missing since Saturday morning.
Housing activists block traffic in Dublin during sit-down protest against Frederick Street eviction
Hundreds gathered to protest the eviction of a group from a vacant property in North Fredrick Street.
Peter Stringfellow opened a club in Dublin in 2006. It did not go well. Not one bit
Stringfellow’s Dublin was forced to close its doors after just five months in existence.
Gardaí seize cannabis worth €100k after spotting men exchanging rucksacks in Dublin
The seizure was made yesterday.
Man found dead in Dublin's north inner city previously engaged with homeless services
The man’s body was found this morning.
Man (40s) seriously injured after hit-and-run in Dublin city centre
Witnesses told gardaí that a number of men got out of the car and assaulted the man.
'They've completely isolated us': Dublin businesses say Luas works are destroying their livelihoods
The Luas Cross City construction has had a negative impact on local businesses.
Chapters bookshop in Dublin has a new uplifting name for its dystopian fiction section
“It could be worse…”
Gardaí investigating incident where boy falls ill and dies in Dublin city centre
The cause of the boy’s death is still unknown.
Calls for Chinese gate to mark Chinatown on Dublin's Parnell Street
There is no specific point designated for the gate yet but the aim is to have it for the Chinese New Year celebration in 2017.
11 reasons The Kingfisher is a beloved Northside institution
It will be back on its feet after a devastating fire last week.
Fire in chip shop next to Sinn Féin offices in Dublin
Units are currently in attendance at the scene.
Dublin city centre squatters given two weeks to leave former guesthouse
Lawyers acting on behalf of the property’s owners sought the injunction on the grounds it is an extremely dangerous and unsafe condition.
Men accused of raping a homeless woman in a Dublin hotel
The victim was allegedly raped by one man while the other watched and refused to help her.
Two due in court charged with stabbing man in face
The incident occurred last month and has been described by gardaí as “a violent disturbance involving a number of males”.
Peats ‘World of Electronics’ shuts its doors
Twenty-two staff members will be made redundant, the family owners announced today.
Young woman racially abused and spat on in Dublin city centre
Úna-Minh Kavanagh had to rub spit out of her hair after an attack on Parnell Street in Dublin yesterday evening.
Dublin Bus driver assaulted in city centre
It is understood there was a racial element to the attack. One person has been arrested and charged.
Dublin library to move to Parnell Square in €60m 'cultural quarter' project
The central library, currently based in the Ilac Centre, will become the focal point for a new ‘cultural district’.
Man killed in Dublin city centre crash
The pedestrian was struck by two cars on Parnell Square West during the night and died in the Mater Hospital.
Cineworld evacuated because of power outage
The Dublin cinema was emptied tonight over technical difficulties.
Bollywood film shot in Dublin expected to be watched by 100 million people
Ek Tha Tiger, set in Trinity College, is being released in 24 countries around the world today.
Plans for Dublin's first 'Oriental Quarter' unveiled
Dublin Civic Trust wants Parnell Street East to become Ireland’s oriental enclave. Check out how they the area could look by 2020 in our before-and-after slideshow.