The Links Creche at Abington, Malahide, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

RTÉ has been asked to explain what additional evidence it has on a creche owner facing trial for breaking child for breaking child protection laws fol(...)

The Links Créche and Montessori Ltd, at Abington Wood, Swords Road, Malahide, Co Dublin, and its director Deirdre Kelly, from Saint Olaves, Kinsealy, Co Dublin are accused of breaking the Childcare Act and pre-school services regulations. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A Dublin crèche facing trial for breaking child protection laws following a RTÉ investigation has demanded 160 hours of video footage allegedly held b(...)

Hugh McElvaney (FG), Ciara McPhillips (FG) and newcomer Eugene Bannigan (FG) celebrating yesterday in the Ballybay-Clones electoral area which will complete the shape of Monaghan. Photograph: Philip Fitzpatrick

Fine Gael defied recent local election trends when it took three of the six seats in the rerun of the election to the Ballybay-Clones electoral are(...)

A creche at the centre of recent controversy over the alleged mistreatment of children is seeking approval for live CCTV monitoring of its faciliti(...)

Links, which runs the Abington creche in Malahide, Dublin, said parents and staff “affected by recent events” could attend the psychologist

A Dublin creche involved in an RTÉ investigation into alleged mistreatment of children has employed a psychologist to counsel parents who may have bee(...)

The Giraffe Childcare and Early learning Centre, Belarmine, near Stepaside, Dublin.

The three crèches that are expected to feature in an RTÉ Primetime programme on childcare are each part of substantial business ventures.The Giraffe g(...)

The unprecedented population surge during the boom years created a need for more childcare places in north Co Dublin. Photograph: Getty

Nicola Lynch, a mother of three from Malahide, is very worried. Her second child, Hugo, is due to start school in September but has yet to secu(...)