Councillor Mannix Flynn launching an official guide to Temple Bar with artist Marta Wakula-Mac in 2008. Three years later he tabled a motion to move the trust under the  control of the council. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The final nail in the coffin of Temple Bar Cultural Trust has not quite been hammered home; Dublin City Council must wait for legislation before it ca(...)

14/1/2012. - NEWS - The rainscreen “umbrellas” in Meeting House Square, Temple Bar.  Dublin City Council  is to  conduct  an  audit  of the project. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The board of Temple Bar Cultural Trust has asked Dublin City Council to carry out an audit of a €2.3 million rainscreen project for Meeting House Squa(...)

Temple Bar Cultural Trust chief executive Dermot McLaughlin has been suspended pending an investigation of his role in offering three senior staff members redundancy packages, each worth €100,000 or more. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Dermot McLaughlin, chief executive of Temple Bar Cultural Trust, has been suspended on full pay pending an investigation by its board of his ro(...)

Temple Bar trust chief Dermot McLaughlin. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Dublin City Council has moved to take control of Temple Bar Cultural Trust with the appointment of four senior officials to its board, includin(...)