“Dublin West TD, Ruth Coppinger, along with three Anti-Austerity councillors are currently occupying a NAMA housing estate under construction at Diswellstown Manor site. She’s calling on NAMA to make the units social and affordable homes.”
“Deputy Coppinger said that she, along with 25 homeless families from the local area and some local people, have occupied one of the NAMA homes that have been built.”
“‘This housing estate has about 120 houses and it’s going to be sold on the open market for a very high price but yet we have 120 homeless families in Blanchardstown alone in emergency accommodation.'”
Ruth Coppinger and three Anti-Austerity councillors are currently occupying a NAMA housing estate (Newstalk)
Flowers outside Beechpark, Castleknock, Co Dublin this morning (top and above) and criticism from the Irish Times’ Shane Hegarty.
Man held in Dublin over ‘ritualistic chess killing’ (Henry McDonald, The Guardian)
De Monday Papers
(Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland)