Liam Lambert in a fire-damaged part of the Lambert Puppet Theatre, with Judge. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Liam Lambert uses his stick to poke at the charred remains of a wooden structure where 16 puppets from the Lambert Puppet Theatre museum collection on(...)

Eircom customers are experiencing a disruption to some telephone, internet and support services due to a technical issue in the company’s “core telephony network”.

Eircom said it would investigate the cause of significant disruption to its customers after finally restoring services on Wednesday night. The glitch(...)

The Gaiety theatre and box office are operating as normal today after a fire in an isolated part of a cold room at the theatre on Monday evening.

The Gaiety theatre and box office are operating as normal today after a fire in an isolated part of a cold room at the theatre on Monday evening. The (...)

The fire at the Gaiety Theatre was brought under control within 30 minutes of the fire brigade arriving at the scene. File photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

A fire which started in the basement of the Gaiety Theatre in Dublin was brought under control by members of the Dublin Fire Brigade on Monday evening(...)

The Lambert Puppet Theatre was established in 1972. File photograph: Dubh Éire/Wikimedia Commons

The cause of a fire at the renowned Lambert Puppet Theatre in Dublin is to be investigated. The blaze broke out just before 9pm on Friday night but d(...)

Siptu members at Dublin Fire Brigade have voted in favour of industrial action

Siptu members at Dublin Fire Brigade (DFB) have voted in favour of industrial action, up to and including strike action. The DFB said the ballo(...)

A Hiqa report has revealed that staff at a Dublin care home did not contact emergency services during a fire alarm because they did not want to incur call-out charges. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Staff at a care home in Monkstown, south Dublin, did not contact emergency services during an unexpected fire alarm because they did not want to incu(...)

 A water taxi service operated by Liffey River Cruises has been operating on the river for several years. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien /The Irish Times

A total of 45 tourists were rescued from a water taxi on the River Liffey on Sunday after the vessel lost power and struck the Millennium Bridge. Ther(...)

A Dublin Fire Brigade vehicle. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Dublin Fire Brigade units are battling two separate blazes among derelict buildings in north and south Dublin tonight. Two buildings on the Dublin Ro(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar said people should not be afraid to make complaints against nursing homes. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

It is a “positive thing” that complaints against nursing homes are rising and that people are not afraid to make them, Minister for Health Leo Varadka(...)