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Empty Old Town: Dublin in quarantine times

The spread of Covid-19 in Ireland sees us all confined to a 2km circle around our homes. Luckily, the end of Grafton Street falls just inside that distance from my house. At the weekend, I took my camera to explore how Dublin city centre looks now. To anyone who has ever gone into town shopping on a Saturday afternoon, the city looks almost unrecognisable.