Tag Archive | Dublin

LGBT Helpline and eir to promote positive mental health at today’s Dublin Pride

LGBT Helpline and eir to promote positive mental health at today’s Dublin Pride

The LGBT Helpline, the national support service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people, is teaming up with eir to promote positive mental health at today’s Dublin Pride parade. The parade will commence at St. Stephen’s Green South at 2pm today (Sat. 24 June) finishing with a Pride Party in Smithfield Square, Dublin 7.

GAZE Film Festival Special 25th Anniversary Programme

GAZE Film Festival Special 25th Anniversary Programme

The GAZE LGBT Film Festival has announced details of the 25th edition of the programme at a lively programme launch party hosted by Lead Sponsor Accenture. The launch took place at The Dock, Accenture’s multi-disciplinary research and incubation hub, at 7 Hanover Quay, in Dublin’s vibrant Grand Canal Dock. The anniversary programme was officially launched […]

Funeral Arrangements: Dr Ann Louise Gilligan, RIP, Beloved Wife of Katherine Zappone,TD

Funeral Arrangements: Dr Ann Louise Gilligan, RIP, Beloved Wife of Katherine Zappone,TD

The wake service and funeral arrangements for Dr Ann Louise Gilligan, beloved wife of TD Katherine Zappone, have been finalised. Theologian Dr Gilligan passed away yesterday, 15th June, at St James Hospital in Dublin, after a short illness, in the care of the MISA team at the hospital. Her wife, Katherine, was by her side, […]

Patrick Kelleher & His Cold Dead Hands, Catscars, and Everything Shook (LIVE) July 1st Dublin

Patrick Kelleher & His Cold Dead Hands, Catscars, and Everything Shook (LIVE) July 1st Dublin

Three of Ireland’s top electronic acts come together for a once-off Dublin show on Saturday July 1st. In the intimate underground surroundings of Bello Bar, Catscars and Patrick Kelleher will offer exclusive tracks from their upcoming albums, alongside a live mix of Everything Shook’s recent critically-acclaimed debut album, Drinking About You. Drawing comparisons from Kraftwerk […]

Tonight! NO! + Ireland + Vomit Pouch – Live At Jigsaw (10 June)

Tonight! NO! + Ireland + Vomit Pouch – Live At Jigsaw (10 June)

Little Gem presents: ¡NO! + Ireland + Vomit Pouch  Live at Jigsaw : Tonight Saturday June 10 2017 In anticipation of the new ¡NO! LP ‘Sediments‘. ¡NO! make “psychiatric music ÷ 3 x history²”. Roughly translatable as free-form improvisation beyond specific genres, but drawing on psychedelia, free jazz, post-punk, no wave, noise, krautrock, kosmische, electro-acoustic etc”. […]

Irish Film Cardboard Gangsters official trailer released – Film to hit Irish Cinemas 16th June

Irish Film Cardboard Gangsters official trailer released – Film to hit Irish Cinemas 16th June

The official trailer for Mark O’Connor’s gritty Dublin gangland feature, Cardboard Gangsters, has just been released.  Cardboard Gangsters, which stars John Connors (King of the Travellers, Love/Hate), Fionn Walton (Out of Here, What Richard Did), and Kierston Wareing (Fish Tank, Eastenders) follows a group of wannabe gangsters, as they attempt to gain control of the drug […]

Garda Confirm Largest Ever Protest at Russian Embassy

Garda Confirm Largest Ever Protest at Russian Embassy

 The National LGBT Federation (NXF), Ireland’s leading and oldest LGBT rights group, staged the largest-ever protest yesterday (Thursday 20th April) outside the Russian Embassy in Dublin, to protest the reported detention, torture and murder of gay men in Chechnya. Garda confirmed that over 200 people had attended the demonstration.  Protest organiser Dearbhla Mealy said: “The […]