A former worker hopes a resolution to the Debenhams dispute can be found in time for Christmas.
Debenhams' Irish operations collapsed in April, and resulted in 1,000 job loses.
This includes 106 jobs at the firm's Newbridge outlet, at White Water Shopping Centre.
The chair of the Labour Court, Kevin Foley, has agreed to mediate talks between the two parties.
Jane Crowe says many of those who've been protesting are eager for a resolution with the liquidator KPMG: