Dive into the features you want to see

Abortion alcohol alcohol free america Art artist spotlight awards beer Belfast best best looking Best New Music booze Brexit British Cannabis cbd Cheese chocolate Christmas climate change closure Coffee collaboration College Green Comedy cooking counter culture counterculture Cover Story Covid Culture DC Films Derelict Ireland Direct Provision Drink drug Drugs Dublin Dublin City Council Dublin International Film Festival easter Entertainment Environment equality Fashion feature feminism Festival Film First Listen Food gaeilge Gaming General News gift gifts Gigs Graphic Design guinness harm reduction Harry Styles healthcare Heaters Heatwave heist Hennessy Homelessness Housing HSE ice cream Identity instagram Interview introduction to ireland Irish Irish coffee Irish News irishmade justice Justice League Kanye West launch Leonardo DiCaprio LGBTQ+ List Lists Literature Living Hell Lockdown Index Made by District Made in Ireland magdalene laundries meme Mental Health menu merch metoo Michelin mural Music narolane new menu New Music News nightclub nom non-binary nphet One of everything Opener Openers opening openings Opinion Pairing pancakes Photography Pints Podcasts Politics pop up pop ups potatoes Premiere presents Pride queer Ray Fisher reservations Restaurants restrictions rugby Science Shebeen Shite Talk shitetalk signature dish Skateboarding small batch Social Media soup Space Subset sustainability tacos Taxis Technology Television The Big Grill theatre Thumbstopper tiktok To Be Irish Top 10 Tracks Top Ten Tracks Traffic Trans rights Transport Travellers trends TV Ukraine Ultimate Food Guide vegan Visual Art vodka Weed where to eat whiskey wine Women's rights Workman's youtube
General News / January 3, 2017

Listen to Apollo House residents & volunteers speak from inside the building

home sweet home trade union tv dublin district magazine
General News / January 3, 2017

Listen to Apollo House residents & volunteers speak from inside the building

“This gives me my life back…makes me feel like a person.” Trade Union TV have given a glimpse into Apollo House.

 

News emerged on December 16 that protesters had occupied a vacant, NAMA-owned building.

Since then the ‘Home Sweet Home’ initiative became a movement.

It looked to use the space that has been vacant for six years to house the numerous people sleeping rough on the Capital’s streets, and with support from musicians and artists like Glen Hansard, Jim Sheridan, Damien Dempsey, Hozier and others the nations eyes became fixed on the building.

Today there was a march from the site to the Minister of Finance’s offices, “to deliver a clear message – we want NAMA properties used for social good not just luxury offices.”

Watch Trade Union TV’s glimpse inside the building below.

Click here to see how you can help Home Sweet Home.