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# temple bar

'Staff have been attacked, spat at': Dublin city businesses on impact of anti-social behaviour
A report by
Hayley Halpin
While drug use and related issues have long been a problem, one person said it has become “out of control at this stage”.
The Journal visited areas of the city centre this week to chat to business owners.
Tony Gallagher, a security consultant, said the level of shoplifting in the city centre has reached a "crisis level".
Last month
May 2023
# Dublin City
Work begins on 18-month project to improve Dublin's Temple Bar square area
The total cost of the project is €5 million.
This year
# temple bar
Watch: Temple Bar is now heaving as St Patrick's Day becomes night
Not going to step foot in Temple Bar today? Watch it from a distance.
# temple bar
Planning permission refused for controversial change to building at Merchant's Arch in Dublin
Dublin City Council said the plans would negatively impact and further erode the variety and diversity of shops within Temple Bar’s cultural and artistic quarter.
Last year
# Dublin City Council
Dublin City Council canteen closed after food inspectors find live rodent and greasy walls
An inspecting officer noted a rodent through a hole in the wall of the main kitchen.
# Dublin
Gardaí arrest teenage boy in relation to Temple Bar assault
The incident happened at 9.50pm on Friday evening.
# Dublin
Man hospitalised after being assaulted by group in Temple Bar
A man aged in his 40s was treated at the scene by ambulance personnel before being taken to St James’ Hospital.
All time
# temple bar
Factfind: What is being proposed at Dublin's Merchant's Arch?
The proposed development has been met with alarm in some quarters.
# Button Factory
Nightclubs are back tonight – here's how the government's pilot event will work
Social distancing won’t be required at the event but a vaccine pass and a negative antigen test will be needed to get in.
Social distancing won't be required at the event.
People will need their Digital Covid Cert and a negative antigen test to get in.
It's hoped the gig will inform the reopening on 22 October.
# Dublin
Gardaí investigating assault allegations following Temple Bar incident
A protest was held in Temple Bar this evening in relation to the incident on Monday.
# Dublin
Knuckle duster found on teen arrested in Temple Bar
The youth was arrested for handling suspected stolen property.
# Dublin
Eight men arrested after €60,000 worth of cocaine seized in Temple Bar
A number of mobile phones were also seized along with a quantity of cash.
# Dublin
Judge orders arrest of footballer Anthony Stokes, who is accused of headbutting man in Temple Bar
The former Celtic striker and Republic of Ireland star claims he acted in self-defence.
# Closing Time
All of Temple Bar's pubs to shut with immediate effect following meeting of publicans
A meeting between all Temple Bar’s publicans happened this afternoon.
# Hirschfeld Centre
Commemorative plaque unveiled at the site of Ireland's first dedicated LGBT community centre
The Hirschfeld Centre was burnt down 31 years ago.
Man arrested after serious assault in Temple Bar during which attacker removed items of his clothing
The injured man sustained life-threatening injuries and remains in hospital.
# leon
Fast food giant Leon to open first Irish branch on site of former Temple Bar landmark
The healthy fast food outlet will be located on Crown Alley, in the building of the former Eager Beaver shop.
# temple bar
Section of Temple Bar closed off after fire at restaurant
The alarm was raised at around half five this evening.
# St Patrick's Day
Council to bring in private security to help keep the peace in Temple Bar on Paddy's Day
There were similar arrangements in place last year which the council said worked well to prevent overcrowding and on street drinking.
# eager beaver
'It was many things to many people': This Temple Bar landmark closes today
The Eager Beaver has been a fixture of the area for decades.
# Arrest
Appeal for witnesses after alleged assault in Temple Bar
A man in his 30s was treated for injuries in hospital.
# temple bar
Gardaí arrest 46 in operation clamping down on 'organised begging' in Dublin city centre
All 46 are due in court next month.
David Norris: The Hirschfeld Centre revolutionised Temple Bar in 1979 - it deserves a commemorative plaque
Senator David Norris on the legacy of the Hirschfeld Centre, which burned down.
# love island
Love Island's Jack and Dani are obsessed with Temple Bar, for some reason
Obligatory Guinness shots incoming.
# Damaged
New artwork installed at site of 'Somebody's Child' exhibition in Temple Bar for Pope's visit
Images were posted on social media last night after the netting had been torn down.
# temple bar
Pedestrian walkway along old Central Bank site to be closed until 2020
The move has prompted some concern in the area, as a €75 million redevelopment takes place.
# citi bar
A Temple Bar hotel is being put up sale for €10.7m
The property consists of two buildings that used to be offices.
'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again)
The Charities Regulator has defended its decision to say the Project Arts Centre could lose its charitable status if the mural remained.
# Dublin
Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Temple Bar
A man in his 40s has been arrested.
Taxi driver cleared of not bringing passengers quickest route from airport to Temple Bar
The NTA had allegations that some taxis coming from Dublin Airport were failing to take the shortest route.
# Sexual Assault
Man who 'forcibly groped' woman in Temple Bar identified from photos taken by victim, court hears
A print-out of one of the photos was handed in to the judge who said it was clearly and undeniably the accused, Bryan Doherty from Co Mayo.
# step sisters
Temple Bar - and some people in Mayo jerseys - randomly pop up in this new Netflix film
The film is set in Atlanta. Do they have Burdocks in Atlanta?
# Sliding Bus Doors
Temple Bar could have been a bus station but for a 'duplicitous volte face' from the government
It would also feature an underground rail tunnel from Heuston Station to Connolly.
# aston quay
Two people injured after being struck by van in Dublin
Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
# temple bar
One man's 'selfish' bid to protect his private garden is stalling the old Central Bank's overhaul
The Dame Street building is in line for a €75 million redevelopment.
# temple bar
One man's 'selfish' bid to protect his private garden is stalling the old Central Bank's overhaul
The Dame Street building is in line for a €75 million redevelopment.
# the hummus
Muslim satirical site founders waive anonymity for Dublin Festival of Politics
The Hummus creators will join activist-singer Peggy Seeger and a host of other speakers at new fest.
# Death
Two men found dead on the streets of Dublin city and Drogheda last night
“Now we have another death in the system,” Dublin Mayor Christy Burke said.
# rooftop party
The roof of the old Central Bank could become a new pub and Temple Bar residents are worried
They don’t want “another loud pub or nightclub”.
# kenneth mccabe
Judge spares man who unintentionally injured woman after throwing glass in Temple Bar
The victim was left with scarring after the incident.