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Bohs withdraw Marley jersey

Born again Bohs fan PJ Gallagher in the Marley jersey.

Born again Bohs fan PJ Gallagher in the Marley jersey.

BOHEMIAN FC was forced into an awkward backtrack last week when the club had to withdraw its new Bob Marley jersey from sale after a problem over image rights ...

yesterday 18:24 open_in_new
Dublin dazzled by U2’s brilliance

Photo by Darren Kinsella

Photo by Darren Kinsella

Words and photos: Darren Kinsella

I’VE been going to U2 concerts since 1985 and there has always been a great sense of anticipation at the opening  of their shows. 

Back in the ‘80s, it was ...

yesterday 13:39 open_in_new
Commuters deserve much better than this

Photo taken from from ‘Dublin: The View from Above’, by Dennis Horgan, published by The Collins Press.

Photo taken from from ‘Dublin: The View from Above’, by Dennis Horgan, published by The Collins Press.

LAST week, Newstalk devoted much airtime to the daily nightmare ...

yesterday 08:43 open_in_new
Cabra pitch protest

Young Cabra students pictured protesting for restoration work on their pitch to be completed.

Young Cabra students pictured protesting for restoration work on their pitch to be completed.

Orla Dwyer  

THERE was a strong turnout for a protest held by a Cabra Gaelscoil and ...

yesterday 08:43 open_in_new
 Top award for local partnership

Soraid McEntee from the EIQA pictured with some of the Dublin North West Area Partnership team including; Michael Bowe, Una Caulfield, Berni D’Arcy, Triona OíSullivan, Orlaith Hick, Sharon Jordan, Shane Callanan, Dianne Temple, Jessica Laird and Richard Shanahan. Photo: Conor McCabe ...

2018-11-11 20:15 open_in_new
Ciara claims top guiding award

Ciara Egan of Howth Guides pictured receiving her National Guide Award pin and certificate from Irish Girl Guides’ President Maureen Murphy (left) and Irish Girl Guides’ Assistant Chief Commissioner, Áine Divilly, at Croke Park.

Ciara Egan of Howth Guides pictured receiving her ...

2018-11-11 13:01 open_in_new
MUSIC: Gabrielle returns to Ireland with show in Olympia Theatre

This will be the first time that Gabrielle has performed in Ireland for over 10 years.

This will be the first time that Gabrielle has performed in Ireland for over 10 years.

GABRIELLE has announced a UK and Ireland tour next year that will include a date at Dublin’s Olympia ...

2018-11-10 21:09 open_in_new
Brendan O’Carroll gives his backing to charity’s campaign

Pictured at the launch were Brendan O’Carroll and his wife Jenny Gibneywith Sean Moynihan, chief executive of ALONE (far right) and service users Sally Gorey, Betty Kinsella and Jim Birch. PHOTO: JASON CLARKE

Pictured at the launch were Brendan O’Carroll and his wife Jenny Gibneywith ...

2018-11-10 16:27 open_in_new
Gavin James to headline New Year’s Eve event

Pictured at the launch of the New Year’s Festival Dublin (NYF Dublin) are Robert Keating, Josh Jenkinson, Eli Hewson from Inhaler, Nial Ring, Lord Mayor of Dublin, Gavin James, Paul Kelly, CEO, Fáilte Ireland and Harry from Hudson Taylor.

Pictured at the launch of the New Year’s ...

2018-11-10 12:51 open_in_new
Students share project views 

Pictured at the presentation of the youth research were Fingal County Council chief executive Paul Reid with members of the Swords Cultural Quarter Committee, Fingal Community College students and their teacher Siobhan Lynch. PHOTO: SHANE O’NEILL/SON PHOTOGRAPHIC

Pictured at the ...

2018-11-09 20:24 open_in_new
Plan for massive airport growth

aeroplane at the airport with good weather

aeroplane at the airport with good weather

THE Dublin Airport Authority (daa) has started formal consultations on a major capital investment programme that includes a €900 million capacity plan to help the airport grow to 40 million ...

2018-11-09 15:34 open_in_new
Brother and sister reported missing from Dublin 8

Leanne and Dean Wilson

Leanne and Dean Wilson

Gardaí are seeking the public's assistance in tracing Leanne Wilson (17) and Dean Wilson (14), who have been reported missing from Dublin 8.

Leanne and Dean are sister and brother.

Leanne is described as being ...

2018-11-09 14:19 open_in_new
New book shines a light on coastal landmarks

Roger O’Reilly and his wife Una are pictured with their children, Rory (10), Katie (14) and Ellie (15) at the launch of his book ‘Lighthouses of Ireland’ by the award-winning artist in the Irish Lights Building in Dun Laoghaire. Photo: Michael Chester.

Roger O’Reilly and his wife ...

2018-11-09 10:40 open_in_new
Marino rock photographer focuses on her new exhibition 

Rock photographer Ruth Medjber of Ruthless Imagery. PHOTO: JANE McGARRIGLE

Rock photographer Ruth Medjber of Ruthless Imagery. PHOTO: JANE McGARRIGLE

AN internationally renowned music photographer, who has toured with Canadian band Arcade Fire and snapped artists including Grace ...

2018-11-09 10:40 open_in_new
Poignant installation remembers the fallen of the First World War One

Minister of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Josepha Madigan, and the Dean of St Patrick’s Cathedral, the Very Reverand Dr William Morton open ‘Fallen Leaves’ at St Patrick’s Cathedral.

Minister of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Josepha Madigan, and the Dean of St ...

2018-11-08 20:46 open_in_new
Finglas students have it all mapped out

Pictured announcing Esri Ireland’s ArcGIS for Schools programme are (l-r): Joanne McLaughlin, ArcGIS for Schools Sponsor, Esri Ireland; St Kevin’s College students, Casey Farren Colloty and Nathan Furlong; Aideen Croasdell, ArcGIS for Schools Programme Team, Esri Ireland; and Andrew Horan, ...

2018-11-08 15:29 open_in_new
Housing scheme officially opens

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy receives a cup of tea from Pauline Downes, a resident of St Benedict’s, Malahide. Also pictured are Mayor of Fingal Cllr Anthony Lavin and Liam Casey, East Regional President, Society of St Vincent de Paul. PHOTO: SHANE O’NEILL/SON PHOTOGRAPHIC

Housing ...

2018-11-08 10:41 open_in_new
New works to tackle River Poddle flood risks

Flooding from the River Poddle has caused havoc in the past.

Flooding from the River Poddle has caused havoc in the past.

A NEW website has been developed to keep locals up to date on works that are designed to alleviate the risks of flooding from the River Poddle.

Kevin ...

2018-11-08 10:41 open_in_new
MOVIE: Wildlife: It’s a tame story but the acting is savage

Paul O’Rourke  

PAUL Dano is known for playing odd characters. The demonic priest in ‘There Will be Blood’, the creepy neighbour in ‘Prisoners”’, and the silent sibling in ‘Little Miss Sunshine’. 

You might therefore, ...

2018-11-07 20:59 open_in_new
Firefighter to run through the jungle for hospital kids

Padraig Thompson, from Clondalkin, will leave for San José on January 12 and run a marathon a day for six days.

Padraig Thompson, from Clondalkin, will leave for San José on January 12 and run a marathon a day for six days.

A SOUTHSIDE firefighter is in training to run over 100 ...

2018-11-07 15:43 open_in_new
Parkrun hero

Rivervalley parkrun event director Bryan Donovan (left) with Peter Travaskis.

Rivervalley parkrun event director Bryan Donovan (left) with Peter Travaskis.

A LOCAL man has been named Vhi parkrun Hero for the month of September.

Peter Trevaskis has been recognised for his ...

2018-11-07 10:28 open_in_new