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# Phibsborough

This week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
Developer takes legal action over vacant properties allegedly being used for music gigs and raves
The plaintiff claims part of its property is being used as a venue for events including music gigs, raves, Irish language classes, and a herbal workshop.
Last month
November 2023
Man (23) charged over fatal hit-and-run in Phibsborough last month
The man appeared in court this afternoon.
Gardaí arrest a man in relation to fatal hit-and-run in Phibsborough last month
Gardaí in Mountjoy Garda Station arrested a man in his 20s earlier today.
This year
Woman killed in Phibsborough hit-and-run incident named, with case referred to Garda Ombudsman
The collision occurred last night in the Cross Guns Bridge area.
Construction begins on €30.85m extension to Royal Canal Greenway from North Strand to Phibsborough
The works to the Royal Canal Greenway were approved in 2015 but the tender was not issued until April of last year.
Last year
3 hospitalised following collision between van and Garda car in Dublin
The crash took place in the middle of Phibsborough at approximately 2am.
All time
Plan for 200 apartments in Phibsborough approved despite council opposition
Dublin City Council had recommended planning permission be refused on a number of grounds.
Green light given for Phibsborough 297 unit shared co-living plan
An Bord Pleanala granted planning permission despite objection from Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald.
Woman missing from Dublin since Saturday found safe and well
Paula was last seen in the Phibsborough area of Dublin.
Traffic diversions in place after 'sinkhole' appears on Phibsborough Road
The hole appeared near the Cross Guns Bridge.
Man (47) appears in court over brother's murder at their home in Dublin
Gary Murtagh appeared before Dublin District Court today.
Gardaí continue to detain man suspected of murder in Dublin
The man’s body was discovered this afternoon.
Phibsborough ranked as one of world's coolest neighbourhoods
The area is described as feeling “at once lived-in and lively”.
Woman dies following crash between lorry, car and pedestrian in Phibsborough
The incident happened around 1pm today.
Housing Minister requests investigation into contentious Phibsborough eviction
The gardaí have already requested an “urgent” report into “lessons learned” following the eviction.
North Dublin apartment block given green light despite objection from local pub
An Bord Pleanála overturned the Council’s original decision in August 2019.
Man hospitalised with head injuries following clash after Bohs-Rovers game
The incident occurred just after 5pm yesterday on the Phibsborough Road near Monck Place.
Man who gave first aid to victim of serious assault in Dublin urged to come forward
Gardaí have not yet made any arrests in relation to the incident.
Man (40s) in critical condition after assault in Phibsborough
The man received serious head injuries during the assault that occurred shortly after 7pm on Monday.
North Dublin apartment block refused planning permission following objection from local pub
The Bald Eagle raised concerns that the block would negatively impact its business.
NTA defends new MetroLink stop despite €12 million spend on nearby underground station site
Phibsborough locals have called on the NTA to reverse its decision.
Six drug deals and a fistfight at a Dublin shopping centre: One hour at a crack cocaine hotspot
There have been reports of open dealing of the drug in other areas of the city and in some suburbs.
Boy jailed for 12 months as Dublin cyclists blighted by canals menace
A judge told the Children’s Court that the jailed teen’s criminality was of an “almost unimaginable” level.
Squatters given four weeks to leave house owned by people who live in Australia
The brother and sister who own the Dublin cottage want to sell it.
A trampoline was blown onto power cables above a house in Dublin today
Dublin Fire Brigade was called to attend the “precarious situation” today.
Two women rescued from burning building in north Dublin
The women were treated for smoke inhalation at the scene, but they did not sustain any other injuries.
'You have to fight for them to do anything': North Dublin residents slam council over illegal dumping
Residents have been told the laneway is not the responsibility of the council.
Your guide to Phibsboro: Northside gem with a selection box of pubs and a Bob Marley connection
And the Marmite of shopping centres.
Bus Éireann staff say problems with northeast services 'have nothing to do with absenteeism'
They’re to do with a lack of buses and too many impractical services, say drivers. And they’re not one bit impressed with the situation.
Dublin café Bang Bang are unveiling the memorial they made for the famous Dubliner their café is named after
After 100 ordinary people donated to the cause, they’ve managed to sort out a fitting tribute to Thomas Dudley.
Phibsborough café Bang Bang are offering a 'Pick Me Up Pack' to help the less fortunate
One nice gesture can make a big difference in someone else’s life.
'Lethal', 'insane' - cyclists have their say on what it's like dealing with the Luas expansion works
Many people have complained to Transport Infrastructure Ireland regarding the sometimes-hazardous nature of cycling near Luas works.
Squatters who 'broke into' pensioner's home ordered to vacate premises by Wednesday
Peter Herron claimed to have a legal right to live in the property because he had possession of it.
Irish court told Nigerian woman was forced to have sex with up to 10 men a day
The alleged victim was told she might receive €2,000 a day, but would have to pay a €50,000 ‘debt owed’ for bringing her to Ireland.
Luas Cross City has erected a 'Berlinesque' wall and some Dubliners aren't happy
They say the wall obscures an old railway station.
Do you love It’s Always Sunny? This Phibsboro pub is bringing back its epic Halloween party
It’s always sunny in D7.
"We want our village back": Phibsborough calls for change after decades of neglect
A project called Reimagining Phibsborough is trying to bring about change.
The fascinating story of an Irish jazz sensation who witnessed the Nazis come to power
Josephine Alexandra Mitchell, or Zandra, was the country’s first female saxophonist.
This Dublin pub is offering free pints if the marriage referendum is passed
The Back Page in Phibsborough wants to help people celebrate (or commiserate).
Woman released without charge after man fatally stabbed
A file will be prepared for the DPP.