Martin Harte

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Artist’s impression of what the planned €10m College Green plaza would like. Photograph: Dublin City Council/PA Wire

Traders in Temple Bar have raised several concerns with planners over the new €10 million pedestrian plaza proposed for College Green in Dublin. Amon(...)

The interior of the supervised drug injecting centre  in Sydney, Australia. File photograph: News Ltd/AP Photo

A supervised injecting centre which is expected to open in Dublin city early next year will “deal in death” and facilitate more drug use, a meeting to(...)

Representatives of business groups told the Oireachtas Justice Committee that aggressive begging had become more prevalent in the last 12 months and that additional garda resources were required to address the issue. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Citizens and visitors to Dublin are experiencing “a fear factor” when in the city as a result of a rise in the occurrence of aggressive begging, the O(...)

Reach for the bars
Festival Fit: Breaking Trad

The bar for this year’s festival gigs has been set unexpectedly early. It’d be easy to be dismissive of Temple Bar Tradfest, writing it off as an e(...)