Author Archives: Emily O'Callaghan



Last night.

Rathmines, Dublin 6.

Jim O’Callaghan writes:

A peep at the New Stella [cinema]…

Classic kitsch signage replaced by garish retro art deco?

That’s progress/FIGHT!

Stellar future for landmark Dublin cinema as revamped Stella returns (Jennifer O’Brien, The Times Ireland edition)


Tech giant Asana will host a discussion on the Eighth Amendment at their HQ in 25, Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2.

Panellists will include:

Brid Smith, TD: People Before Profit Alliance
Ana Cosgrave: Founder of
Dr. Marion Dyer: Representative from Doctors for Choice

Asana presents: Tech and the Eighth (EventBrite)


Mongoose is “a musical melty-pot, comprising the combined vocal chords, instrument-playing and song-crafting abilities of four irish women”.

Above is their fine Bulletproof/Survivor cover mash-up.

Mongoose are playing the Workman’s, 10 Wellington Quay, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 TONIGHT Tuesday, for the Mine Anthology Repeal the Eighth event.




You’ll want to rent a tiny bedsit in the area.

‘Our’ Emily writes:

Above is a flyer for our debut comedy night in The new Bowery venue 196 Lower Rathmines Road, Rathmines, Dublin 6….Acts include John Colleary, Ruth O’Kelly Hunter, Pauline Shanhan and James Moran. It’s in collaboration with Abner Browns. Free in tonight... We are testing it out!


The Bowery Rathmines (Facebook)


Easter Sunday morning.

The great, the good and others on the viewing platform for the Easter Rising commemoration opposite the GPO, O’Connell Street, Dublin 1.

*throws cabbage*

Pics: Emily


This morning.

Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6.

Outside hunting enthusiast Lucinda Creighton’s ‘office type place’,

Release the hounds.

Pic: Emily



Hello you.

Simon writes:

Richard Boyd Barrett creeping an eye on early morning commuters in Dun Laoghaire.