Returning officers for elections have been instructed to treat as a spoilt vote any ballot paper that has a sequence of numbers that does not begin with a ‘1’ or ‘one’. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Returning officers for elections have been instructed to treat as a spoilt vote any ballot paper that has a sequence of numbers that does not begin wi(...)

The former Irish Glass Bottle Company site, at Ringsend, Co. Dublin.

A former Dublin Docklands Development Authority board member, who was also a senior Department of the Environment official, ha(...)