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Above from top: Jamie Carroll Comiskey from Homeless Mobile Run; Garda Eimear Cantwell; Ann Birney from Inner City Helping Homeless; performer Paul Ryder and (bottom pic) the four nominees with 98FM presenters Adrian Kennedy and Jeremy Dixon.

This morning.

Sandymount Strand, Dublin 4.

Nominees in 98FM’s Best of Dublin 2019 – unsung heroes who are “the ultimate celebration of the best our city has to offer”.

In fairness.

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98FM are looking for people to nominate themselves, other people, places and things in what they’re calling the ultimate Best of Dublin list.

Kathryn Ryan of the station writes:

“Categories include ‘Food and Drink’ , ‘Culture’  and ‘Shops’  but we will also celebrate individual Dubliners which will include best bus driver, bartender, best quintessential ‘dub’, morning person, street artist and trade person. We will then select a shortlist and put it to a public vote. Balloting closes on June 27t, with our Awards Ceremony in Smock Alley On July 2…”


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A new city guide from Hot Press.

Launching tonight. On sale tomorrow.

Paul Trainer writes:

his special magazine is a snapshot of Dublin right now and a showcase for the best of the city over 114 pages.  Guest restaurant critic Shane MacGowan reveals his top ten Dublin restaurants, Rachel Allen gives her recipe for an ideal Dublin picnic and Kathryn Thomas describes her perfect Dublin day. Best of Dublin will also feature recommendations from Irvine Welsh, Rosanna Davison, Shay Healy, Paul Howard, Angela Scanlon, Ruth Scott, Stuart Clarke, Niall Stokes, Louise Johnston, Daniella Moyles, Abie Philbin Bowman and Ross Lewis.


No cash, favours, etc.were given for this post but we do know Paul