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# residents - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Environmental concerns raised by locals over dust levels at Cork coal plant

Cork City Council has been investigating the concerns.

# residents - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'I often have to clean vomit off my car': Budapest locals are getting tired of the booming tourism sector

Annual arrivals have almost doubled since 2009 to 3.5 million last year.

# residents - Sunday 16 April, 2017

The Clontarf sea wall is changing again - and people and businesses in the area aren't happy

“I want it to finish. I don’t quite know how we will survive as I am struggling to even pay wages.”

# residents - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

A third terminal will be considered in a review of Dublin Airport

Cabinet today agreed to commission a review into increasing congestion at the airport.

# residents - Friday 29 July, 2016

Locking mental health patients into wards 'does not reduce suicide risk'

German research carried out over a 14-year period has cast doubts over the practice.

# residents - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Man jailed for killing his care worker with a fire extinguisher

Micheal Meanza will serve a minimum of 24 years in prison.

# residents - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Temporary home for Carrickmines survivors "blockaded" by local residents

The temporary site for the survivors has drawn protesters to the scene.

# residents - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Dun Laoghaire residents protest against bus route cutbacks

People Before Profit Richard Boyd Barrett said residents across Dun Laoghaire are “absolutely furious” at the proposed cuts.

# residents - Monday 25 May, 2015

Irish residents in the UK will get to vote in Britain's referendum on Europe

Citizens from most EU countries living in the UK will not get a vote.

# residents - Friday 15 May, 2015

Mother and four kids to be evacuated from Dublin flat over fire safety concerns

Some tenants in the building say they have nowhere else to go and will be on the streets if forced to leave.

# residents - Thursday 7 May, 2015

One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live

Serious concerns have been expressed about the quality of life children in direct provision have.

# residents - Saturday 20 December, 2014

"We won't be moving," say residents told to leave their homes a week before Christmas

Their landlord has gone into receivership and the receiver says there are health and safety concerns.

# residents - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Direct provision protest in Cork ends after ten days

An agreement between residents and management on living conditions has been made.

# residents - Monday 22 September, 2014

Dublin City Council to consider cutting property tax with residents calling for 15% reduction

Dublin City Council will tonight consider a reduction at a special meeting.

# residents - Friday 19 September, 2014

Direct provision protests gain momentum as residents of another Cork centre say no more

Nasc said that public support to end direct provision is growing.

# residents - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Extra services put in place at Direct Provision centre after protests

A small number of residents at the Limerick centre had gone on hunger strike.

# residents - Monday 18 August, 2014

Four on hunger strike at "extremely volatile" Direct Provision centre

Mount Trenchard is based in Foynes, Co Limerick.

# residents - Friday 15 August, 2014

"Appalled": Two asylum seekers transferred after protests at Direct Provision centre

The protest took place outside a centre in Foynes yesterday.

# residents - Monday 28 July, 2014

Calls for urgent meeting with Varadkar after serious failings at Mayo care home

The gardaí are investigating the sudden death of a 72-year-old man at the care home in 2012.

# residents - Thursday 10 July, 2014

# residents - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From The42 GAA and Croke Park had no indication that Garth Brooks concert licence would be refused GAARTH

GAA and Croke Park had no indication that Garth Brooks concert licence would be refused

The GAA and the Croke Park stadium also revealed they share ‘the intense disappointment’ felt by fans who had purchased tickets.

# residents - Monday 7 July, 2014

Garth Brooks concert debacle has "major impact on Ireland's reputation"

The chief executive of Dublin Chamber of Commerce said that it was “not acceptable” for the concerts to be cancelled at this stage.

# residents - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Publicans and residents call for five concerts to go ahead - but Labour say they have a solution

The political party has suggested that three concerts should go ahead this year and the final two next year.

Work ongoing to find "amicable solution" to Garth Brooks drama

It is hoped that a solution will be found within the next 24 hours.

# residents - Friday 4 July, 2014

Leo and Phil to the rescue? Government told to get involved in Garth Brooks debacle

Fianna Fáil say Ireland’s tourism reputation is at stake.

# residents - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Permission granted for just THREE of the scheduled five Garth Brooks concerts

400,000 tickets have already been sold.

# residents - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Croke Park residents vow to file court injunction to stop Garth Brooks concerts

The residents said they are willing to go to court to ask a judge to ‘take charge of the situation’

# residents - Monday 26 May, 2014

Labour candidate filmed being heckled while canvassing in viral video wins seat

Martina Genockey gained a 9.4 per cent share of the votes.

# residents - Thursday 22 May, 2014

# residents - Thursday 24 April, 2014

'We will negotiate in the High Court': Residents not backing down over Garth Brooks gigs

Residents in the Croke Park area believe Dublin City Council will approve an event licence application for five concerts this summer.

# residents - Thursday 10 April, 2014

EPA finds no long-term health impacts from Ballymount recycling plant fire

The Oxigen recycling plant in Ballymount, Dublin burned for over a week in January.

# residents - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The42 Croke Park chief confident that Garth Brooks concerts will get the green light for July Go Ahead Garth

Croke Park chief confident that Garth Brooks concerts will get the green light for July

Local residents have raised objections to the series of gigs in late July.

# residents - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Croke Park residents protest at Cusack stand entrance

One concert is on an election day which “will disrupt residents trying to vote”.

# residents - Monday 3 March, 2014

‘People walk around with torches’: Street lighting turned off in unfinished estate Exclusive

The residents say that they were not told in advance that the lighting would be turned off.

# residents - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Hopes for a peace deal as Croke Park calls in local reps for Brooks talks

Eight large scale concerts are planned at the stadium this summer — but locals aren’t happy and say there’ll be massive upheaval in the area as a result.

# residents - Monday 10 February, 2014

UK floods: River Thames threatens homes, soldiers on standby and a cow stuck in the mud

14 severe flood warnings have been issued across the UK, with householders living along the River Thames put on standby.

# residents - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Croke Park area residents could take injunction over summer events

A spokesperson from the Clonliffe and Croke Park Area Residents Association said today that locals are examining their options.

# residents - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Dublin council blames tenants for drop in rent collection

Dublin City Council now has arrears of over €20 million as a result of residents not paying rent, and says there is a “culture of under-declaration of income”.

# residents - Friday 3 January, 2014

Noise from Dublin Port terminal "exceeds WHO levels"

A new study by two researchers says that the noise from the container terminal exceeds night-time guidelines.

# residents - Monday 16 December, 2013

Stephanie Meehan says decision to give her McFeely cash a “very thoughtful gesture”

€5,000 of the €200,000 found at the developer’s old home in September was released to the house’s new owners, and they’ve decided to pass it on to the former Priory Hall resident.

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