Carrolls Irish Gifts & Specsavers Win at Retail Excellence Awards 2019
The annual Retail Excellence Awards took place on Saturday 10th November, honouring retailers across the nation – and two DublinTown members came out on top! The awards ceremony, that prides itself on empowering the retail industry, showcases the belief that retailers are among the most passionate, dedicated and capable people on the planet. Their objective […]
Santa secretly turns on the DublinTown Christmas Lights
Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse… DublinTown has erected the Christmas lights on 30 city street, including the iconic Grafton Street and Henry Street Christmas lights, since 2009. The lights illuminate the city during the festive season creating Christmas magic each year. […]
South William Street wins ‘Great Street’ award
South William Street wins prestigious award and is officially declared a ‘Great Street’ by The Academy of Urbanism. Last night (November 7th, 2018) Dublin’s South William Street was announced the winner of the Great Street Award during the 2019 Urbanism Awards in London. The street was shortlisted with other streets – Argyle Street in Glasgow […]
DublinTown welcomes the return of the American College Football Classic to Dublin City for a five-game series.
DublinTown welcomes the return of the American College Football Classic to Dublin City for a five-game series. Today (October 25th 2018) it was announced that the American College Football Classic will return to Dublin City with 5 games. The series kicks off on Saturday 29th August 2020 with the return of Notre Dame v Navy […]
DublinTown statement on decision by An Bord Pleanála in respect of the College Green Plaza application.
It is clear that Dublin City Centre needs a world class, city centre civic space. While the development of the College Green Plaza had significant merit, we note that An Bord Pleanála clearly noted the same concerns that were expressed by DublinTown in its submission in June 2017 and during the oral hearing phase of […]
Dublin One laneways report
As many businesses and other area stakeholders will be aware in 2017 DublinTown, Dublin City Council and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) held a week long series of public consultations and design workshops which led to the publication of the “Reimagine Dublin One” report. One of the key recommendations of this report was to […]
DUBLINTOWN LAUNCHES A NEW FOOD & DRINK FESTIVAL CURATED BY A HOSPITALITY STEERING COMMITTEE AND SUPPORTED BY INDUSTRY LEADERS
DUBLINTOWN LAUNCHES A NEW FOOD & DRINK FESTIVAL THIS OCTOBER, CURATED BY A HOSPITALITY STEERING COMMITTEE AND SUPPORTED BY INDUSTRY LEADERS DublinTown, the Dublin City’s Business Improvement District, a not-for-profit organisation charged with creating a welcoming and economically viable city environment, launches a new festival dedicated to the city’s excellent food and drink, this October. Taking place from Monday, 15th […]
Enterprise Ireland – Online Retail Scheme
Enterprise Ireland have launched a new pilot scheme to support eligible SMEs in the retail sector to develop a more competitive online offer and presence. This grant will enable retailers to increase their customer base and build a more resilient business in the domestic and global marketplace both online and offline. The €625,000 scheme consists […]