Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe said the seven days of strike action planned by bus drivers’ unions next month was “disproportionate and unprecedented”. He was speaking during the announcement of the 10 millionth journey on a Dublin Bikes scheme bicycle. 1:21

The seven days of strike action planned by bus drivers’ unions next month has been described as “disproportionate and unprecedented” by Minister for T(...)

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has proposed that the terms and conditions of Dublin Bus and Bus Eireann staff who had to transfer to private operators under proposed reforms should be guaranteed.

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has proposed that the existing terms and conditions could be retained by any Dublin Bus and Bus Eireann staff w(...)

Events of the past days had forced Vinny tto disown the values shaped by his old man and by his own 35 years behind the wheel. Photograph: Frank Miller.

Kilbarrack Cemetery on the Dublin Road was well known to Vinny Fitzpatrick in that he passed it regularly in his day job on the buses. On rare occasio(...)

The 20 acres zoned for a range of town centre facilities next to The Mill shopping centre in Clondalkin, Co Dublin

A site of over 20 acres zoned for a range of town-centre facilities next to The Mill shopping centre in Clondalkin, Co Dublin, will test the strengt(...)

 Brook House in Dún Laoghaire can be leased in its entirety or on a floor-by-floor basis

Evidence of the good value to be found in Dún Laoghaire comes with the planned sale of a further office block in the Adelphi Centre for what will be s(...)

Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann are planning strikes next month. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has said the planned seven days of strikes at Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann next month would cause grave diffi(...)

The National Bus and Rail Workers Union has taken a High Court challenge to decisions by the National Transport Authority to put certain routes operated by Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus out to tender. File photograph by Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

A trade union representing bus drivers has taken a High Court challenge to decisions by the National Transport Authority to put certain routes operate(...)

On average Dublin Bus carries 410,000 passengers on a Friday and approximately 253,000 on a Saturday

Who will be affected if the strikes go ahead? The likelihood is that all Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann services nationwide will come to a halt on 7 (...)

The drivers are to hold work stoppages on Friday, 1st May, Saturday 2nd May, Friday, 15th May and Saturday, 16th May.

Hundreds of thousands of bus passengers face massive transport disruption in the weeks ahead with drivers at Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann planning to st(...)

The NBRU has written to the Minister for Transport and said it will not negotiate the transfer of any of its members in Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann to private operators regardless of commitments or assurances provided in relation to terms and conditions. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) has said it will not negotiate the transfer of any of its members in Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann to private oper(...)