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The man found dead outside Starbucks café on Westmoreland Street, Dublin at the weekend was not homeless, as we reported without verification.

The body of Jed Eddison, 30, of Grangecon, Co Wicklow was discovered at 7.30am on Sunday.

According to The Irish Times: [Jed] ‘had been driven from his home by his mother into Dublin city on Friday.’

We are sorry for any distress our post caused.

Man found dead in Dublin doorway was not homeless  (Irish Times)

Previously: ‘Revellers May Not Have Realised He Was Dead’

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[Trees being cut down outside a new Starbucks outlet on Leeson Street, Dublin, on Saturday]

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[The same Starbucks outlet on Leeson Street this morning]

You may recall a post from Saturday about ‘pollarding’at a new Starbucks café on Leeson Street.

Well, the trees are all gone now.

Mmf.

Previously: I Love Coffee, I Love Tree

Pics: Bob Coggins and Robert Wojack

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Not messing around.

C writes:

Just been into Starbucks for my morning coffee and spotted their well timed budget day price hike of 10c on talls and 15c on all other coffees. Very bad timing on their part and a bit greedy if you ask me. Think it might be time to start supporting the small independent coffee shops rather than the greedy multinationals. Thought it might be worth mentioning given their reluctance to give away food to charity too…