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#Priory Hall

# priory-hall - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone is talking about the march for Alan Ryan and the election results Down Under.

Bereaved resident urges Taoiseach to deal with Priory Hall

Stephanie Meehan made an emotional plea to Enda Kenny on the Late Late Show last night.

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know with your morning cup of coffee…

Bankers' answers on Priory Hall prompt "massive worry" among residents

AIB boss David Duffy said this week the bank would pull out of a process aimed at reaching a solution for all of the residents, and try and reach deals with just its own customers.

# priory-hall - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny promising to act on Priory Hall and the death of Ariel Castro.

Enda Kenny promises to help Priory Hall residents

“This is not going to sort itself out,” the Taoiseach said.

Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank accused of having no solutions on Priory Hall

CEOs Richie Boucher and Jim Brown came under pressure from TDs today to explain what they were doing to help former residents of the abandoned Donaghmede apartment complex.

Explainer: What is happening with Priory Hall?

What’s it costing us? Why isn’t it sorted? Was there no insurance? Where is the builder? All your questions, answered.

# priory-hall - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about junior doctors going on strike, AIB saying some customers just don’t want to pay their mortgages, and John Waters (briefly) going to jail.

AIB promises to engage over Priory Hall as Minister says it may be demolished

The environment minister says that he cannot give a time frame on when action will be taken on Priory Hall, for fear of “giving false hope” to displaced residents.

# priory-hall - Sunday 1 September, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you kick off your day.

Two years on: Pictures show Priory Hall apartments in ruin In Pictures This post contains images

Two years on: Pictures show Priory Hall apartments in ruin

As well as being a fire hazard, the complex is damp, flooded in places and completely uninhabitable.

# priory-hall - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about Ireland’s emigration figures and whether the UK is going to take military action in Syria.

Priory Hall resident writes to Taoiseach after partner takes his own life

Stephanie Meehan’s partner of 17 years, Fiachra Daly, took his own life in July. Now, Meehan is calling on the Taoiseach to intervene in Priory Hall.

# priory-hall - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Today everyone’s talking about earthquakes in the Irish Sea and the last stand of Priory Hall residents.

Priory Hall residents watch their homes ‘deteriorate beyond repair’

Almost two years since they were evacuated over fire concerns, Priory Hall residents remain uncertain about their future.

# priory-hall - Monday 13 May, 2013

Dublin City Council: We've acted in the best interests of Priory Hall residents

The council has re-released a statement issued last week in response to criticism of its handling of the situation which has seen hundreds of former Priory Hall residents living in temporary accommodation since 2011.

# priory-hall - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Column: I'd give my heart and soul to never have heard the words 'Priory Hall'

The residents evacuated from Priory Hall are the only people who have paid in any way for the problems uncovered in the buidling, writes Alison Doyle.

Priory Hall in ruins as residents left ‘in limbo’

Images show how the vacant complex continues to deteriorate.

# priory-hall - Thursday 9 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added terrible (and expensive) rooms for rent

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Priory Hall: "They've already tried to put us on the streets once, they can't try it again"

The Supreme Court today adjourned a decision on whether Dublin City Council must continue to pay accommodation costs for Priory Hall residents until October.

# priory-hall - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Dublin City Council back in court over Priory Hall debacle

The local authority wants the Supreme Court to overturn an earlier decision which sees it pay for the temporary accommodation of the displaced residents.

# priory-hall - Thursday 4 April, 2013

New rules on buildings hope to avoid repeat of Priory Hall disaster

Phil Hogan has announced new regulations which will require professionals to sign off on the compliance of buildings as they are built.

# priory-hall - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Property tax exemptions now available online

Priory Hall is the only development in Dublin which has been exempted from the tax.

# priory-hall - Friday 15 March, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added gingers

Here are all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Minister for housing says ex-residents of Priory Hall are 'in a dreadful situation'

Minister of State Jan O’Sullivan also spoke of Ireland’s ghost estates, the pyrite crisis, and her plans to end homelessness.

# priory-hall - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Priory Hall: 'The Tenements of the Boom'

One ex-resident went back to the doomed development last weekend. This is what she found.

# priory-hall - Thursday 17 January, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added hovering DeLorean

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Priory Hall residents exempt from property tax, but problems persist

With the management company for the development having been wound-up, residents now have a lease with a company that no longer exists.

# priory-hall - Monday 17 December, 2012

Priory Hall residents hold vigil ahead of second Christmas

The residents are calling on all parties to work quickly to put an end to their ‘homelessness’.

# priory-hall - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

In pics: Tom McFeely's house... yours for just €3m Tom McFeely This post contains images

In pics: Tom McFeely's house... yours for just €3m

What bankrupt developer of faulty apartments used to live in a mansion like this?

# priory-hall - Monday 19 November, 2012

McFeely house goes up for sale as he loses repossession appeal

Bankrupt property developer must give up the keys to number two Ailesbury Road in Dublin 4, which goes on sale for €3m.

Another Christmas out of their homes, Priory Hall residents still 'in the dark' In Pictures This post contains images

Another Christmas out of their homes, Priory Hall residents still 'in the dark'

Residents are now heading into their second Christmas out of their homes.

# priory-hall - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Priory Hall: Legal action by DCC is of no benefit to ex-residents

While the DCC has spent over €300,000 on surveys and engineering in relation to Priory Hall, its ex-residents don’t have the same resources.

# priory-hall - Saturday 13 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added German 'ah here'

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today. And yes, this picture does show cows, racing.

PICTURES: Tears at the Priory Hall protest march Priory Hall This post contains images

PICTURES: Tears at the Priory Hall protest march

Hundreds have turned out to mark a year since they were forced to leave their homes.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

Minister Hogan will meet Priory Hall residents once resolution process complete

The news comes as the residents partake in a ‘March for Justice’ to mark the one year anniversary of their evacuation.