Tag: Dublin


Velodrome amid wildflower meadows in Dublin!

Irelands indoor velodrome gets planning approval

The international design studio FaulknerBrowns Architects plans for a National Velodrome and Badminton Centre on the Sport Ireland campus in Dublin (Ireland) have been granted planning approval. ‘FAULKNERBROWNS ARCHITECTS’ stated that the project will provide the first indoor velodrome track in... » Read more


RDS Arena long-term home of Leinster Rugby

RDS Arena remains home of Leinster Rugby

The Royal Dublin Society (RDS) and Leinster Rugby confirmed a new 25-year agreement on October 25th that will see the RDS Main Arena in Dublin, Ireland, continue to be the home of Leinster Rugby. ‘Leinster Rugby’ stated that the first Leinster Rugby game to be played at the iconic Ballsbridge... » Read more


Tallaght Stadium ‘cash’ in on naming rights

Ireland Tallaght stadium naming rights tender published

The Tallaght Stadium in Dublin, Ireland, is to join the growing list of Irish venues that are using naming rights as a source of extra income with the South Dublin County Council’s confirmation that they have opened up a tender process for the ground. ‘Irish Examiner’ stated that the sales... » Read more


Croke Park-AIB Services digital payment deal

Croke Park to move cashless

Croke Park in Dublin (Ireland) has announced that it has partnered with AIB Merchant Services, supported by Visa, as it moves to a cashless payment solutions model across the majority of concession units in the stadium. This will support its vision of providing the fastest possible service to... » Read more


Euro 2020: Dublin’s loss, London’s gain

Additional game for Wembley after Dublin drop

The iconic Wembley Stadium in London (UK) will play host to an additional Euro 2020 last-16 match which was originally due to be staged in Dublin (Ireland). This was informed by the Union of European Football Association (UEFA) Executive Committee recently after Ireland’s Government was unable to... » Read more


Stage set for Ireland venue spruce-up

Dublin Dalymount Park Redevelopment update April 2021

The Dublin City Council (Ireland) has inked a grant agreement with the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media (DTCAGSM) vis-à-vis the Dalymount Park Redevelopment Project. The allocation of €918,750 from the Large Scale Sports Infrastructure Fund (LSSIF) will part fund... » Read more


Tallaght Stadium to stand (tall) with revamp

Ireland Tallaght Stadium

The South Dublin County Council in Ireland announced recently that work on adding the last grandstand to Tallaght Stadium is on in full steam. It will increase the capacity of the stadium by roughly 2,500 seats, at a price of €6 million. The planning process for the fourth stand at Tallaght... » Read more