Eilish Hardiman, CEO of the Children’s Hospital Group, Minister for Health Leo Varadkar, Jace O’Rourke (2-and-a-half-months-old) and John Pollock of the  National Paediatric Hospital Development Board  celebrate  the granting of permission for the new children’s hospital in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

1993: A single tertiary paediatric hospital based in Dublin is proposed by the faculty of paediatrics at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. (...)

 People protest against the diversion of €12m from the State’s mental health budget, outside Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Hundreds gathered outside Leinster House on Thursday to protest the removal of €12 million from the State’s mental health budget for 2016. Orchestrat(...)

Gardaí at the scene of the shooting of Michael Barr at the Sunset House pub on Summerhill in Dublin where forensic tests were being carried out on Tuesday  morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

When the Kinahan-Hutch feud exploded on to the streets of Dublin in February, Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan was quick to remind people that Ire(...)

Since the Institute of Technology in Blanchardstown arrived in 1999, the number of school leavers in the Dublin 15 postal district who progress to third level has risen from none to almost half. Photograph: Harold Strong/Geograph.ie

Before the Institute of Technology in Blanchardstown arrived in 1999 there were pockets of the community where no school leavers went into higher edu(...)

Debenhams delivered a pair of shoes in two different sizes. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

Brian Price starts off his letter to us with a simple question. “Any interest in a disastrous customer service experience with Debenhams?” Yes indeed(...)

A breakdown of student grant data shows higher third-level participation rates in the Blanchardstown and Tallaght areas, which have institutes of technology. File photograph: Chris Ison/PA Wire

Students in relatively disadvantaged areas of the capital are more likely to go on to third-level if they live close to a college, new figures suggest(...)

Opened in 1996, the Blanchardstown Centre, situated on 85 acres, includes 1.25 million square feet of retail and retail warehousing.

Green Property has called for final bids tomorrow for the Blanchardstown Centre, its crown jewel asset, with three contenders remaining in the race fo(...)

A man has been killed after he was struck by a car on the N2 at Finglas early on Saturday morning. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

A man has been killed after he was struck by a car on the N2 at Finglas early on Saturday morning. The incident happened at about 3am inbound on the (...)

Brookwood, Castleknock: built by Barina New Homes, they are for sale through Hooke and McDonald from €750,000

A new development of five large detached and semi-detached four and five bedroom house will be launched in Castleknock this week. Brookwood has been (...)

The site in Blanchardstown village is on Old Navan Road opposite Davy and Phelans pub

Lisney is quoting €1 million for an infill housing site in Blanchardstown village in Dublin 15, which is for sale by private treaty. The 0.22 hectar(...)