Access all areas: Martin Collins of Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The view from the council depot on Mount Anville Road, in Mount Merrion, is one to savour. With a sweeping view of Dublin Bay, the south Dublin neighb(...)

Roma children play at an encampment  in Triel-sur-Seine, near Paris. Photograph: Reuters

There’s a chain of events that unfolds when a story runs away with itself and few people shout “stop”. On Monday, a seven-year-old Roma girl was taken(...)

Two Roma children lean out through the  window of a caravan at an encampment of Roma families in Triel-sur-Seine, near Paris. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Justice Alan Shatter have said the removal of two Roma children from their homes by State authorities should not(...)

Tallaght Garda station was involved in the child protection case. Photograph: Google Streetview

Traveller support group Pavee Point has expressed concern about the danger of “witch hunts” and racism against vulnerable members of the Roma communit(...)