Teresa Wall (59) of Rathingle Cottages, Swords, Dublin, leaving the Four Courts after she was awarded €40,000 damages in her High Court action against Irish National Parks and Wildlife Service. Photograph: Courts Collins

A court award of €40,000 in damages to a hillwalker who was injured when she fell on a rotting boardwalk on the Wicklow Way has been criticised as “s(...)

Casting demonstrations in the indoor pool at the Ireland Angling Show in Swords, Co Dublin

As an integral part of the National Strategy for Angling Development, Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has launched a survey. Some of the areas to be(...)

Jason Collins is missing. He is 5ft 5ins in height and  of slim build. He  has brown hair and dark-green eyes.

Gardaí in Swords, north Dublin, are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 14-year old Jason Collins, who is missing since Tues(...)

The president of the High Court found Luke O’Reilly’s knowledge as to the council’s possible liability in his case arose no later than October 20th, 2010. The time limit started to run from this date and so his case against the council was statute-barred, he said. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man who lost a leg in a traffic incident which he claimed may have been partly caused by muck and grit on a bad road cannot join the local council a(...)

Crew member Paul O’Connell’s family with daughter Leah in the foreground pictured on the LÉ Niamh’s return  from humanitarian and search-and-rescue operations in the Mediterranean, to Haulbowline Naval Base, Cork. Photograph Daragh McSweeney/Provision

An army medic who helped deliver a baby on board the LE Niamh in the middle of the Mediterranean sea on Friday spoke of his immense pride at being inv(...)

The site is   close  to Swords, Dublin Airport and Airside Retail Park

A high-quality development site with full planning permission for five detached houses alongside Roganstown Golf and Country Club about 6.5km from Swo(...)

Educate Together chief executive Paul Rowe

Educate Together is taking legal advice on admissions regulations from the Department of Education which “could be discriminatory”. It says hun(...)

 Despite having the   largest population Dublin city has only been ranked sixth in a measure of  fast food outlets based on the size of population. Dublin city has   six McDonald’s branches.

Swords, a relatively prosperous area with a large youth population, ranks as Ireland’s fast food capital, according to a study by the online doctor se(...)

The Starry Kitchen in Drumcondra was one of 14 food outlets to be served with a closure order in May. Image via Google street maps.

Fourteen food businesses were forced to close by the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) in May. This is the highest number of closures in one mo(...)

Irish-based ASL Aviation Group is rebranding its four Irish and European airlines. The group, whose head offices are in Swords, Co Dublin, is rebrandi(...)