Apollo sit-in

‘Inside Apollo House – the Untold Story’ is the insider’s account of how a group of people took over a NAMA controlled office block and turned it into a shelter for the homeless.

Union reveals former headquarters was offered for homeless relief three years ago

Trade union Unite has revealed that it offered the building at the centre of a social housing row to a homelessness charity three years ago in order to provide accommodation for homeless people.

Last remaining homeless person leaves Apollo house

The last resident of Apollo house has left the building.

One homeless person remains in Apollo House, gardaí trying to get him out

One homeless person remains inside Apollo House despite an order for the building to be vacated, which came into effect yesterday afternoon.

One person refusing to leave Apollo House

Update 11am: The High Court has been told that Apollo House has been vacated.

Apollo House residents ignore court order to leave; Coveney encourages 'continued engagement'

Update4pm: In a statement, a spokesman for Housing Minister Simon Coveney said the minister would encourage Home Sweet Home to continue engaging with agencies to provide alternative accommodation.

VIDEO: Cork City Hall sees protest in solidarity with Apollo House sit-in

A peaceful protest has taken place outside City Hall in solidarity with the Apollo House sit-in in Dublin.

Coveney: Claim that emergency hostels were set up due to Home Sweet Home campaign 'just not true'

The Housing Minister Simon Coveney is denying that two new emergency hostels are being provided for Dublin as a result of the Home Sweet Home Campaign.

Dublin City Council to debate Apollo House sit-in as deadline nears

Dublin City Council's first meeting of the New Year will deal with calls for an emergency motion on developments at Apollo House.

Apollo House occupiers 'won't leave until every person in the building is housed'

Homeless campaigners in Apollo House say the supports being offered to people are not good enough.

Dublin City Council CEO questions celebrity endorsement of Apollo House sit-in

The CEO of Dublin City Council, Owen Keegan, has questioned the motive of some of those supporting the Apollo House occupation.

Watch Glen Hansard's Christmas Day performance in Apollo House

More than €150,000 has been raised online for Apollo House.

Homeless activists take over disused office building in Sligo town

Activists in Sligo town have occupied an empty office building there.

Apollo House activists invite Simon Coveney to visit

The group behind the occupation of Apollo House in Dublin want the Housing Minister Simon Coveney to visit the site.

Katherine Zappone: Homeless should stay in Apollo House until alternative accommodation found

Homeless people being illegally sheltered in the Nama-owned Apollo House building should be allowed to stay there until after Christmas instead of facing trespassing notices, a Government minister has said.

Dublin City Council to debate motion calling for injunction to be lifted from Apollo House sit-in

An emergency motion is being submitted to Dublin City Council today calling for the official recognition of Apollo House in Dublin.

Fr McVerry: I applaud Apollo House sit-in but it's not the solution to homelessness

A leading social justice activist has said he will not be lending his support to the occupation of a Dublin office block for homeless accommodation.

Simon Coveney: Apollo House sit-in 'not the way to deal with homeless crisis'

The Housing Minister Simon Coveney has said the Apollo House sit-in is not the way to tackle Dublin's homeless crisis.