Workers install water meters outside houses in Fortlawn Estate near Blanchardstown, west Dublin, earlier this year. Picture Colin Keegan/ Collins Dublin. Workers install water meters outside houses in Fortlawn Estate near Blanchardstown, west Dublin, earlier this year. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Irish Water has denied water meter installations will come to an end in Dublin this week.The utility company spoke out following Sinn Féin’s claims a (...)

Bord na Mona chief executive Gabriel D’Arcy: ‘We have done the engineering studies for it with regards to our part of the project.’ Photograph: Frank Miller

Bord na Móna has said it is ready to submit its part of the planning permission for a giant reservoir which will supply the east coast with water. T(...)

Sinn Féin environment spokesman Brian Stanley: “Water is a basic human right.” Photograph: Alan Betson

Government moves to encourage householders to pay water charges will leave poor families with just a “trickle of water”, Opposition parties have warne(...)

Simon Coveney, Fine Gael transport spokesman in August  2010,  at the publication of the party's Vehicle Immobilisation Regulation Bill.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Motorists who have been victims of the worst excesses of unscrupulous clampers will find great satisfaction in the Regulation of Vehicle Immobi(...)