Ring of steel around Dáil ahead of Budget protest
on 15/10/2013 10:17:00
Molesworth Street near the Dáil is closed and leading to heavy traffic volumes in the centre of the city.
A ring of steel has being put in place around the Dáil in advance of a protest timed for the Budget announcement this afternoon.
As many as 1,000 gardaí, including the riot squad, have been drafted in
Around 15-20,000 people are expected to attend the demonstrations.