Tag Archives: Dublin

Jason McSherry tweetz:

Recent sunrise pic flyout out of Dublin, Ireland on my way to move to Spain.

Meanwhile, yesterday…

Éadaoin tweetz:

Wonderful autumn colour still on display at Dublin’s Botanic Gardens.

This afternoon.

In Dublin.

The people behind We Make Good Happen have ‘hid’ a tenner for a member of the public to find on Bedford Row, Dublin 2 and Fleet Street, Dublin 2.

The idea is that the person who finds the money will use it for good.

Mmf.

Tenner4Good (Facebook)

UPDATE:

They’ve placed another!

Outside the Unicef office on Lower Ormond Quay, Dublin 1.

And another!

On a bike on Great Strand Street, Dublin 1.

At the base of the Spire, Dublin 1.

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This morning.

Spotted on Pearse Street, Dublin 2.

Ciara tweetz:

New occupation on Pearse Street appears to have gone up last night #TakeBacktheCity #occupypearsestreet

Anyone?

Meanwhile…

This afternoon.

In Maynooth, Co Kildare.

Via Thomas Strong

UPDATE:

This morning.

At the official opening of Krispy Kreme’s first ever Irish store in Blanchardstown Centre, Dublin.

Leon Farrell writes:

“Carlos Zurbito [above] queued from 6am and was one of the first people to enter Krispy Kreme’s at the official opening of Krispy Kreme’s first ever Irish store in Blanchardstown Centre. Hundreds of people queued to be the first customers in line at the new Dublin store which opened its doors at 7am to the public. The doughnut company, famed for its original glazed recipe, is now open in seven days per week with a 24/7 drive through…”

What the hecNOMNOMNOMNOMNOM..

Leon Farrell/Rollingnews

  

This morning.

Ireland’s first driverless public transport vehicle, the EZ10 Driverless Shuttle, takes a trip along Dublin’s Docklands.

Taking the shuttle were the head of Dublin City Council’s Smart City Programme Jamie Cudden, CEO of Civic Group Neil Cunningham, and CEO of Dublin City Council Owen Keegan (middle pic) and Gianna Goforth, aged four, from Dublin, Green Party councillor Ciarán Cuffe and Jamie Green, from Ashbourne (above).

Previously: EZ Come, EZ Go

Leah Farrell/Rollingnews

The demolition of St Teresa’s Gardens complex in Dolphin’s Barn, Dublin in September 2016

Olivia Kelly, in The Irish Times, reports:

The long-awaited construction of 54 social homes at St Teresa’s Gardens in Dublin’s southwest inner city is projected to cost €26.5 million, or almost €500,000 per home.

…The development, which was to be the first phase in the construction of more than 500 homes, was expected to cost €15 million, of which €4-€6 million was to be spent on the demolition and refurbishment work….

Good times.

Social homes on council land to cost €500,000 each to build (Olivia Kelly, The Irish Times)

Sam Boal/Rollingnews

Masked gardai assist the removal of protestors from North Frederick Street

Following on from Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan telling Seán O’Rourke on RTÉ Radio One yesterday morning that he would support legislation to outlaw photographing on-duty gardai

Aidan O’Brien, who filmed a Reclaim The Streets protest in Dublin in 2002, recalls…

Related: Garda who hit man’s head with baton is now an expert adviser on ethics (The Irish Sun)

Previously: Never Mind The Balaclavas

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