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Samba spread: Brazilian culture grows in Dublin 

Samba spread: Brazilian culture grows in Dublin 

Without a doubt, Brazilian culture has been one of the most growing sub-cultures in Ireland for some time now, especially in Dublin city centre.   From Brazilian restaurants to bars, it…

St Pat’s is a fixture in Inchicore community

St Pat’s is a fixture in Inchicore community

Inchicore has had its ups and downs as a community throughout the years. A crucial part of Inchicore and its surrounding areas is the football club, St. Patricks Athletic. A…

The reality of being a taxi driver in Dublin

The reality of being a taxi driver in Dublin

We have all got a taxi at least once in our lives. However, have you ever thought about what the job is really like?  The process of becoming a taxi…

Broadstone Depot: an inner-city icon

Broadstone Depot: an inner-city icon

Two students waiting at the Broadstone Luas stop seemed completely unaware of the building behind them. When asked what they knew about it, they had little to say. Dylan Donegan…

A Rebel’s Resting Place

A Rebel’s Resting Place

by Luke Flanagan On the 29th of April 1916, Pádraig Pearse gave the order to surrender to the rebels behind the Easter Rising. The leaders of the rebellion were taken…

Patrick’s Park – a resting place surrounded by history

Patrick’s Park – a resting place surrounded by history

One of the lovely city parks, beside St Patrick’s Cathedral in the heart of the Liberties, should be on your list for a visit. St Patrick’s Park, in the Liberties,…

Let’s call out catcalling

Let’s call out catcalling

We all know a woman in our life that has experienced catcalling, unwanted male attention or even antisocial behavior onboard public transport. Unfortunately, that is the reality of what life…

The Liberties is up and running – in a new local club 

The Liberties is up and running – in a new local club 

Sun, rain, or stone, with the Liberties near home, there’s no need to run alone! The Liberties Running Club is the brainchild of three runners local to The Liberties, Dave…

Rooted in sustainability: Noms in Phibsboro

Rooted in sustainability: Noms in Phibsboro

Since opening in 2018, located on the North Circular Road, Noms offers a wide range of organic and natural foods and products to the public. The health store also features…

Win For The Weavers: Liberties group takes home Pride of Place Award

Win For The Weavers: Liberties group takes home Pride of Place Award

The Liberties Weavers were crowned winners at the 2023 IPB Pride of Place awards. The group, based in The Timberyard on Cork Street, claimed first place in the ‘Creative Place…

Operation Twin Tracks: Rail safety day meets public cynicism

Operation Twin Tracks: Rail safety day meets public cynicism

On November 16, the yearly “Operation Twin Tracks” was conducted by An Garda Síochána with the aim to improve “rail safety” and “community engagement”. However, many still feel that not…

The Libertrees – Trees facing the axe as part of ongoing urban development initiatives 

The Libertrees – Trees facing the axe as part of ongoing urban development initiatives 

In recent weeks, locals have witnessed the removal of many trees in different parts of Dublin 8 including Cork Street, Rialto Bridge and Weaver Square. The tree removal by developers has…