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Q&A with Elaine Corcoran

Elaine Corcoran is a Solicitor working in Ringsend, and a mum to two boys and lives locally. She is here to answer readers’ questions and to give some guidance on current legal trends/developments. Elaine can be contacted on 01 5617900 […]

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“Declining Home Ownership a Clear and Present Danger of Income Poverty” says ALONE

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has welcomed the ERSI report into the levels of declining home ownership. The report highlights that future cohorts of retirees are likely to have substantially lower rates of homeownership […]

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New Cycle Bus Routes for Sandymount

A group of parents from Shellybanks ETNS (EducateTogether National School) have recently started two Cycle Bus routes in response to the lack of cycling infrastructure in the area. A Cycle Bus is a great way to travel to school with […]

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Donnybrook Street Festival Returns with a Roar

Eoin Meegan Last month saw the happy return of the Donnybrook Neighbourhood Street Party after a three-year absence due to Covid. The event included music, spot prizes, entertainment, and a fantastic magic show by Waffles the Magician, which had the […]

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Culture Night 2022 Returns

After being corralled online for two years culture night is back on the streets again on Friday, 23rd September with hundreds of museums and cultural venues opening late. Culture Night / Oíche Chultúir is one night for us all to […]

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Giacometti: From Life – A Must-See For Art Lovers

Celebrated as a painter, sculptor and scribbler, Alberto Giacometti is widely regarded as one of the most important and distinctive artists of the 20th century – Don’t believe me? Well, see for yourself. Giacometti: From Life is running at the […]

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Iconic Poolbeg Towers recreated ahead of Ireland’s first ever LEGO Store opening

The famous Irish landmark has been re-built entirely from LEGO brick to celebrate the upcoming opening of the new LEGO store in Dublin’s Grafton Street on August 18. Ahead of the store opening, the LEGO Group brought a LEGO brick […]

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Dublin Fringe Festival makes a Welcome Return: September 10 – 25

Dublin Fringe Festival makes a Welcome Return: September 10 - 25

Dublin Fringe Festival is back and it’s big! The festival reveals a large-scale festival programme for the first time since its 2019 edition. Celebrating the glorious, the curious and the improbable from the top of the sky-line’s tallest buildings, to […]

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Theatrical Entertainments Expo in Sandymount

St John’s Church, Park Avenue, Sandymount, will mark Heritage Week 2022 with a display featuring amateur dramatic societies and choirs that appeared on stage at the former St John’s Church Hall from its opening in 1883 until 1963, when it […]

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Family-Friendly ‘Summer Sunday’ Fest in the City – August 7th

Dublin City Council is delighted to announce that College Green and Dame Street will host a family friendly Summer Sunday Event from 12 noon to 4pm on Sunday August 7th. On that day the area will be traffic-free, offering a […]

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