Sunday 26 April: Due to The London Marathon there will be disruption on public transport, the DLR will be shut from both Bank and Tower Gateway to Poplar until 17:30. Please check your journey before you travel and allow extra time for your journey.
A city with a reputation as rich and drinkable as a pint of the black stuff, Dublin remains somewhere with a mood and pace of its own. Its stately period buildings and urban squares have helped it to age well, but it’s not really for the set-piece sights that visitors come calling in their millions each year, more the weft and warp of its street-level buzz, myriad pubs and intriguing cultural history. There are bigger cities and there are more spectacular cities, but there aren’t many with more personality.