Dr Quirkey’s Goodtime Emporium and the former Carlton Cinema on O’Connell Street, May 2019. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

  Poor old O’Connell Street. No amount of lipstick has been able to elevate it from the sty. There have been many attempts to pretty-up the capi(...)

The corner of O’Connell Street and Sackville Place, Dublin

The company led by businesswoman Deirdre Foley, which recently sold the former Clerys department store in Dublin’s O’Connell Street to Europa Capital (...)

The former Clarks shop at 43-44 O’Connell Street

Just as plans are being readied for the redevelopment of the Clerys department store on Dublin’s O’Connell Street, two leading investment funds have o(...)

Cathal Brugha Street College, Dublin: the complex off O’Connell Street includes two properties

The Dublin Institute of Technology has dropped the asking price to €12 million-plus for a high-profile college adjoining the Gresham Hotel in Dublin’s(...)

Schuh shop: the 25-year lease, which has more than seven years to run, produces a rent of €480,000.

With a range of improvements on the way for Dublin’s O’Connell Street, Iput Property Fund has made a timely move to sell the successful Schuh footwear(...)

36 Upper Mount Street, Dublin

With Dublin’s Georgian office buildings again in demand with investors and professional firms, BNP Paribas Real Estate has hit the jackpot with the sa(...)

Crowds at O’Connell Street, Dublin, doing their Christmas shopping in  1959. Photograph: Dermot Barry

The ‘C’ word has been slouching towards the front of everyone’s mind for a while now, given that the festive season begins these days at, or before(...)

Former employees of the department store were joined by sympathisers, politicians and trade union leaders outside the shuttered Clerys premises. Photograph: Eric Luke

A crowd of about 500 protested at the closure of Clerys on O’Connell Street in Dublin on Tuesday following robust exchanges between liquidators and t(...)

Irish Roots

Local societies are the lifeblood of genealogy. The missionary (and occasionally messianic) zeal with which they transcribe, organise, publish, and ed(...)

David McCullagh and Keelin Shanley, pictured at Wynn’s Hotel using a sepia technique. The presenters will be among those introducing a series of talks. Photograph: Ray McManus

O’Connell Street will be closed to traffic on Easter Monday as RTÉ stages a celebration of everyday life 100 years ago, with the aid of hundreds of v(...)

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