Gutter Bookshop, Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Dublin City Council is to sell off the commercial assets of Temple Bar Cultural Trust, the State company disbanded last year following controversy ov(...)

Temple Bar

This year, I will celebrate my 20th year as an adoptive Dubliner. In that time, apart from a brief fling I had with Paris, we have barely been apart. (...)

Mannix Flynn in Dublin's Temple Bar area. He said the  company is “a wreck” and needs to be wound down without further delay. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Artist and activist Mannix Flynn, one of Dublin City Council’s representatives on the board of Temple Bar Cultural Trus(...)