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# urban - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Hitting the road in the unpredictable urban/rural battleground of Cork North-Central
# Pounding The Pavement
# Pounding The Pavement

Hitting the road in the unpredictable urban/rural battleground of Cork North-Central

Feb 6th 2020, 12:02 AM 18,642 Views 23 Comments

The constituency sees just two TDs seeking re-election, one of whom was elected only months ago.

# urban - Monday 6 November, 2017

'The gap in household income in Dublin versus rural Ireland is widening'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'The gap in household income in Dublin versus rural Ireland is widening'

Nov 6th 2017, 6:30 AM 26,565 Views 28 Comments

The government’s objective of delivering growth in rural areas still remains a challenge that remains to be overcome.

# urban - Monday 13 February, 2017

Beyoncé only won an 'urban' Grammy last night - here's why that's a problem
# Ima Let You Finish But
From The Daily Edge
# Ima Let You Finish But

Beyoncé only won an 'urban' Grammy last night - here's why that's a problem

Feb 13th 2017, 6:18 PM 12,638 Views 15 Comments

I’mma let you finish but…

# urban - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Don't get enough sleep? Try getting rich
# Pillows Of Cash
# Pillows Of Cash

Don't get enough sleep? Try getting rich

Apr 9th 2015, 4:10 PM 15,405 Views 22 Comments

It seems wealth has its privileges.

# urban - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Minister: 'Seriously, we haven't forgotten about rural Ireland'
# Rural Affairs
# Rural Affairs

Minister: 'Seriously, we haven't forgotten about rural Ireland'

Jan 21st 2015, 4:45 PM 11,480 Views 51 Comments

Ann Phelan is travelling to Brussels today to meet with Phil Hogan.

# urban - Monday 1 September, 2014

One third of Irish population forced to go without basic necessities
# Poverty
# Poverty

One third of Irish population forced to go without basic necessities

Sep 1st 2014, 7:55 AM 14,200 Views 41 Comments

A report this morning also warns that we will need to serious investment in healthcare facilities as the number of over 85s in Ireland will double by 2025.

# urban - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Foxes are in our cities but are they dangerous?
# Foxy
# Foxy

Foxes are in our cities but are they dangerous?

Jun 28th 2014, 4:15 PM 38,156 Views 78 Comments

Here’s some advice on what to do and who to call if you see one in your area.

# urban - Saturday 27 April, 2013

New York city has trees that smell like bad sex
# Nose Pegs Please
# Nose Pegs Please

New York city has trees that smell like bad sex

Apr 27th 2013, 11:30 AM 17,853 Views 26 Comments

What else can you call an odour that recalls a mixture of ‘rotting fish and semen’? Introducing the Bradford Pear tree.

# urban - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Meet some of the people helping to transform city streets
# Urban Art
# Urban Art

Meet some of the people helping to transform city streets

Mar 24th 2013, 8:30 AM 9,491 Views 29 Comments

Can we change the streets of our city, wherever we are? These artists and business people say yes.

# urban - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Heart disease risk in children as young as 10 - study
# Heart Disease
# Heart Disease

Heart disease risk in children as young as 10 - study

Jan 17th 2013, 8:11 AM 4,276 Views 13 Comments

The study of children from a Dublin primary school showed that 16 had risk factors for cardiovascular disease, while six had high cholesterol.

# urban - Monday 16 July, 2012

“Disappointing” start to summer tourism season
# Tourism
# Tourism

“Disappointing” start to summer tourism season

Jul 16th 2012, 9:22 AM 4,106 Views 28 Comments

Hotels have seen a disappointing start to the holiday season, with 50 per cent of hoteliers saying they are optimistic – less than last year.

# urban - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Video: Watch (if you can) a man embed magnets into skin to hold iPod
# INauseous
From The Daily Edge
# INauseous

Video: Watch (if you can) a man embed magnets into skin to hold iPod

May 12th 2012, 2:48 PM 4,886 Views 24 Comments

Not for the squeamish…

# urban - Sunday 22 April, 2012

The hidden gems of Dublin architecture
# Built Dublin
# Built Dublin

The hidden gems of Dublin architecture

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:30 PM 34,693 Views 34 Comments

Photographer and architecture graduate Lisa Cassidy spots the “beautiful, interesting, important or strange” in Dublin’s buildings and public spaces.

# urban - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Most people recommend Dublin for visit - but only a third feel safe there at night
# Dublin
# Dublin

Most people recommend Dublin for visit - but only a third feel safe there at night

Apr 19th 2012, 6:30 AM 10,003 Views 37 Comments

Findings from Your Dublin, Your Voice survey shows the capital is considered a very vibrant place – but the public have some interesting suggestions to make it even better…

# urban - Monday 16 April, 2012

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system
# Bad Planning
# Bad Planning

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system

Apr 16th 2012, 10:46 AM 28,692 Views 70 Comments

An Taisce has rated planning systems in 34 city and county councils. Nine of them got an ‘F’ grade.

# urban - Thursday 29 March, 2012

All the single ladies: those in urban areas more likely to be unmarried
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

All the single ladies: those in urban areas more likely to be unmarried

Mar 29th 2012, 7:51 PM 16,224 Views 54 Comments

Altogether, there are 1.5 million single people living in Ireland.

# urban - Monday 21 November, 2011

The burning question*: Is this a 'press' or a 'cupboard'?
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Is this a 'press' or a 'cupboard'?

Nov 21st 2011, 12:30 PM 37,721 Views 66 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# urban - Thursday 25 August, 2011

Cyclists want cycle lane scheme halted
# Cycling
# Cycling

Cyclists want cycle lane scheme halted

Aug 25th 2011, 7:53 AM 1,138 Views 18 Comments

Lobby group explains why Government’s plan to spend €4m on cycle and walking paths outside Dublin is “a poor use of public money”…