The Links Creche in Abington, 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. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

A Dublin creche facing trial under child protection laws following an RTÉ exposé will show almost 40 hours of secretly filmed video evidence in its(...)

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(...)

A Dublin woman, who admitted unlawfully supplying potentially dangerous slimming tablets, must come up with proposals to pay €3,250 in legal costs, a judge has ordered. File photograph of tablets.

A Dublin woman, who admitted unlawfully supplying potentially dangerous slimming tablets, must come up with proposals to pay €3,250 in legal costs, a (...)

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(...)

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

The Child and Family Agency has brought 24 charges in relation to a Dublin creche featured in an RTÉ investigative programme last year. The District C(...)

Viktoriya Bulankova, of Luttrellstown Place, Carpenterstown, Dublin 15, has been fined €6,000 after a court heard she illegally performed Botox beauty treatments at her salon, despite being warned she was breaking the law. Photograph: Paddy Cummins/PCPhoto.ie.

A beautician has been fined €6,000 after a court heard she illegally performed Botox beauty treatments at her salon despite being warned she was break(...)

Alesana Tuilagi, right, in action against Leinster during the European Cup quarter-final match at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, April 9th, 2011. Photograph: Getty Images

A Samoan rugby player has been charged at a Dublin court with a serious assault in the city centre more than three years ago.Alesana Tuilagi (33), who(...)

Anthony  and Dean Walsh,  Knocklyon, Dublin, leaving Dublin District Court    after  pleading guilty  to stocking unauthorised medicines in their bargains shop.   Photograph: Collins/Courts

A Dublin man has been fined €22,000 after he pleaded guilty to stocking Viagra and other medicines at his bargains shop. Anthony Walsh (55), Wo(...)

A crèche owner has been cleared of a series childcare regulation breaches. She was represented by solicitor Frank Buttimer. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/the Irish Times

A crèche owner has been cleared of a series childcare regulation breaches after a judge rule that it would be excessively harsh to record a conviction(...)

Judge O’Neill said there was a clear conflict between the evidence given by HSE inspectors and the creche owner and her staff

A judge has reserved his decision in the case of a Cork creche owner being prosecuted over eight alleged breaches of child care regulations including (...)