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# streets-of-dublin - Saturday 24 June, 2017

'An example of how bad it can get': We counted 13 syringes down this tiny Dublin alleyway

The site shows that public injecting is still a major problem, a drug service worker said.

# streets-of-dublin - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Aussie police commander says injecting room changed Sydney 'drug capital' for the better

The Dáil is set to deal with legislation for injecting rooms here in the coming months.

# streets-of-dublin - Saturday 24 December, 2016

It's planned the first supervised injecting facility will open in 2017. So how did we get here?

People have reasonable fears about such centres – but those fears can be addressed, writes the Ana Liffey Drug Project’s Tony Duffin.

# streets-of-dublin - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Pictures: 12 fabulous shots of Dublin by one amateur photographer

For Dermot Kavanagh, photographing Dublin satisfies his urge to “roam the streets”.

# streets-of-dublin - Saturday 3 September, 2016

How would a Dublin drug injecting room operate? We spoke to the boss of the Sydney centre

Sydney doctor Marianne Jauncey was taken aback by the level of open injecting in Dublin this week.

# streets-of-dublin - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Dublin's drug laneways: One year on, the alleys are still littered with needles

The city centre this afternoon: used needles, a crack pipe – and a syringe just yards from playing children.

# streets-of-dublin - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Google team up with Colin Farrell to tell the story of the Rising...and it's wonderful

The impressive interactive website was launched this evening.

# streets-of-dublin - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

The needles on the cobbles are nothing new - but the human excrement is shocking

A grim tour of the backstreets of the capital…

# streets-of-dublin - Monday 23 November, 2015

"You wonder - why are you on the street?": Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis

“It’s an extraordinary experience seeing the city like this.”

# streets-of-dublin - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Just yards from the lattés and those craft beer bars ... dozens upon dozens of needles

Every alleyway in the city is being used for injecting…

# streets-of-dublin - Friday 19 December, 2014

Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today - and things got emotional

We saw hugs, Christmas cards, a cheeky fiver, and plenty of sad faces on the streets this morning.