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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 16°C

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# Smithfield
'It's an incredible cultural hub': Fears over proposed hotel at Dublin's Cobblestone pub
The Cobblestone is one of Dublin’s most popular pubs and is well-known for hosting daily trad sessions.
# Luas
No Luas service running between Smithfield and the Point
The Red Line is closed between the Smithfield and the Point stops due to a technical fault.
# Smithfield
Luas derails after colliding with truck in Dublin city centre
The incident happened in Smithfield earlier this morning.
# subset
Dublin City Council starts legal bid to remove 'Horseboy' and David Attenborough murals
The murals did not have permission of the city’s planning department.
# Dublin City Council
Council seeks operator to create 'tourist attraction' at Dublin's Fruit & Vegetable Market
The market off Capel Street closed in August after 130 years.
# Smithfield
'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire
The fire occurred this morning in Smithfield.
# major revamp
'Ní fheicimid a leithéid arís ann': After 127 years of (very) early starts Dublin's Fruit & Vegetable Market closed its doors today
The market off Capel Street is set to be redeveloped as a commercial and retail space.
# Capel Street
€5 million compensation for Smithfield traders ahead of Fruit & Vegetable Market redevelopment
The market off Capel Street is set to be redeveloped as a commercial and retail space.
# horseboy
Planning battle after tenant told he needs permission for Smithfield's Horseboy mural
The case has been referred to An Bord Pleanála, with the owner seeking to have the mural removed.
# Refurbishment
Historic Dublin Fruit & Vegetable Market to close ahead of redevelopment
Planning permission for the market’s redevelopment was granted in 2014.
# Dublin
Smithfield's homelessness tour guide: 'Most locals don't get to talk to anybody who is homeless'
Shane Howell hopes his tour might help shine a light on the contrasts that exist in this corner of the city.
# Smithfield
'It's unjustifiable': Demolition of 19th-century Dublin distillers structure slammed by An Taisce
The 19th century structure was converted and refurbished in the 1970s.
# Smithfield
Brazilian couple tricked out of €1,000 in new rental scam in north inner city Dublin
The couple said they signed a legitimate-looking lease.
# story of my pub
'If we build here, we'll have to build around you': How The Cobblestone became a traditional icon in a changing Dublin
Smithfield has seen whole urban landscapes come and go – but the Cobblestone is still there.
# Homecoming
Here's where you can welcome the Dublin winners home
The Dublin senior footballers secured their fourth All-Ireland win in a row on Sunday afternoon.
# hammond street
Minister keen to give Smithfield family court complex the green light
The integrated court complex has been hampered in delays for years.
# stormz in a teacup
The Stormzy mural in Smithfield has been painted over after council objections
Dublin City Council said the artwork did not have planning permission so had to be removed.
# Protest
The artists protesting the Stormzy mural removal hit back with this great Donald Trump graffiti
‘Make Dublin Grey Again’.
# the council strikes again
The artists behind the Stormzy mural in Smithfield are running a brilliant protest against Dublin City Council
One shade of grey.
# Stormzy out
Stormzy mural gets makeover in protest against council removal threats
“We’re attempting to transform what is a negative situation for us into a catalyst for cultural change.”
# neighbourhood guide
Your guide to Smithfield: Inner-city village with food, festivals and vintage arcade machines
There’s new life around the square that ten years ago stood practically empty.
# Confusion
Dublin City Council explain why Sunday's All-Ireland won't be shown on big screen in Smithfield
Local media outlets had confirmed the screening, but DCC have insisted that it’s not happening.
# token
This new bar full of retro arcade games just opened in Smithfield
They serve vegan food too.
# Red Line
Luas not operating between Blackhorse and The Point due to technical fault
There was no immediate information as to when the service would resume.
# Smithfield
'We want people to know what's going on' - Why Venezuelans will be protesting in Dublin today
Around 2,000 Venezuelans live in Dublin.
# Smithfield
Homeowner says new Dublin city centre hotel would block his 'right to light'
Mark and Andrew Cosgrave want to build a 175-bed hotel in Dublin city centre.
# the barbers
A new pub just opened in Stoneybatter with a barbershop inside
Shot back and sides, please.
# Smithfield
Appeal for witnesses to stabbing in Dublin's inner city
The incident happened last Thursday evening at about 11.30pm in the Smithfield area.
# open-top bus
Luas crash: Eight hospitalised as tram and tourist bus collide in Smithfield
Services on the Red Line have since resumed. Gardaí have launched an investigation.
# buskin' makes me feel good
Music heaven - Dublin's Smithfield will be chockablock for the Busker Fleadh tomorrow
The five-hour event will showcase “the best of independent music and performance” Dublin has to offer.
# jobstown
"I worried what will happen if they manage to open the car doors" - Joan Burton
The former Labour leader and Tánaiste gave evidence today at a trial of a 17-year-old boy charged in connection with the Jobstown water charges protest in November 2014.
# pure imagination
There's a joint outdoor screening of Willy Wonka and the All-Ireland in Dublin this Sunday
What a combo.
# hoagies
Two brand new retro-looking restaurants have opened in Smithfield, and they look unreal
Anyone for hoagies?
# Dublin
Garda chases after man who snatched mobile phone from pregnant woman
The man was arrested and is being held at Bridewell Garda Station.
# Defamation
Teen wins €2,500 damages from Luas operator after driver insinuated she was a pickpocket
17-year-old Rebecca Conroy had sought €38,000 in defamation damages.
# let's do brunch
5 excellent places to grab brunch in Dublin 7
Hungry in Stoneybatter? Look no further than these five spots.
# nowhere to go
'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate
The arts collective are faced with leaving Smithfield due to rising rents.
# Christmas Shopping
This disused John Player factory is going to be transformed into Dublin's Christmas flea market
It’s believed to be the first time the public will get to have a look inside.
# on his ear
A Smithfield waiter snotted himself but made the most fantastic recovery
Adam. Hero.
# cutting your cloth
Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland
Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.