Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan at a press conference after he visited the Ballymore Eustace water-treatment plant  in Co Kildare yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan has said he expects the Dublin water crisis to be over by Thursday. Speaking after a visit yesterday to the Ba(...)

Workers delivering water treatment chemicals to the Ballymore Eustace water treatment plant in Co Wicklow. City engineer Michael Phillips warned that any relaxation in restrictions would leave the capital and surrounding region dry within days. Photograph: Collins

Dublin will be left with no water if night-time restrictions are lifted, city engineer Michael Phillips has warned. The council last night announced t(...)

A €500 million water supply project aims to pump 350 million litres of water a day from the river Shannon. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The Dublin region could be facing water shortages for another decade due to delays in rolling out a viable supply network from the river Shannon, a se(...)

Local authorities in Dublin are to impose nightly water restrictions this week due to a production problem at a water treatment plant.

Nightly restrictions on water supply are to be implemented across the entire Dublin region from tonight due to a serious problem at one of the country(...)

Physical therapist Stephanie Quaile at work in the Priory Clinic in Kimmage, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Businesses have been seeking innovative ways to attract new customers during the last five years of recession. The complementary healthcare sect(...)