The fire brigade has provided the ambulance service in Dublin since 1898

The director of the HSE’s National Ambulance Service, Martin Dunne, is to be called before Dublin city counci(...)

Children  at a blazing Halloween bonfire at Glasthule, Co Dublin, two years ago. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

More than 500 tonnes of pallets, tyres and other materials stockpiled for bonfires has been seized by Dublin City Council in the lead up to Halloween.(...)

Dublin Fire Brigade collects less than a third of call-out charges owed to it, Fingal County Council has heard. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Dublin Fire Brigade collects less than a third of call-out charges owed to it, Fingal County Council has heard.Homeowners in Dublin are charged €500 f(...)