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(...)

Teresa Wall of Rathingle Cottages, Swords sued the Irish National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) following a fall on the Wicklow Way. Photograph: Courts Collins

A hill walker who was injured when she fell on a rotting boardwalk on the Wicklow Way has been awarded €40,000 damages against the National Parks and (...)

The Vartry lower reservoir, at Roundwood, Co Wicklow. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Plans have been drawn up to upgrade the 150-year-old water treatment plant at the Vartry reservoir in Co Wicklow, at a cost of up to €200 million. I(...)

The centenary of the 1916 Rising will be long remembered by this generation of school children, mainly because it coincides with a three week break. (...)

The Vartry resevoir, at Roundwood, Co Wicklow.

Thousands of homes across Dublin face overnight water restrictions in the coming days as Dublin City Council has begun to limit supply in order(...)