Computer screens display the Facebook sign-in screen in this photo illustration. Approval to build a data centre campus in two phases over 10 years in Clonee has been granted

Facebook’s €200 million data centre planned for Clonee in Co Meath has been granted planning permission by Meath County Council. The social med(...)

Wind turbines: An extensive wind farm project has been planned for Emlagh, near Kells, in Co Meath. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A Meath engineer has been granted leave to appeal the High Court rejection of his challenge last month to the decision-making process in relation to a(...)

Thirteen local residents have lost their High Court challenge to the granting of planning permission for the construction of a biomass heat and power (...)

The scale of the planned wind farm in north Co Meath is difficult to understand, a town planner told an oral hearing. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

It is difficult to comprehend the scale of a wind farm proposed for north Co Meath and the project would result in the “sterilisation” of other invest(...)

Allan Thomas at his home in Kilmessan, Co Meath: ‘I feel like I’m making my family homeless. I don’t understand why this [scheme] didn’t work. Educated people told me this would work.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Allan Thomas, (40), a father of three living in Kilmessan, Co Meath, will be in court next Monday, almost certainly to hear a repossession order mad(...)

Blackcastle Demesne: located in an elevated setting looking down on mature woodlands by the Boyne

The remnants of the once-vast Blackcastle Demesne on the northern edge of the river Boyne in Navan will be of interest to housebuilders when it is off(...)

A selfie from cllr Paddy Meade with his car loaded with gritting salt in the background.

A Meath County Councillor has been taking grit without permission from a council depot and distributing it in his own electoral area for use during th(...)

Navan Retail Park

Omniplex Holdings has expressed disappointment that An Bord Pleanála has overruled a decision by Meath County Council allowing the company to develop (...)

Fingal County Council is warning swimmers not to use the water at Burrow Beach in north Dublin until further notice. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

While a bathing warning was issued today for Burrow Beach in Sutton, Dublin all complete swimming bans were yesterday lifted at Dublin beaches . The (...)

New cathaoirleach Cllr Kevin Sheahan is congratulated by Limerick City and County Council councillors. The recently amalgamated council will pay €565,000 in gross payments to former members. Photograph: Don Moloney/Press 22

Ten local authorities will make payments totalling almost €3.7 million to former members of city, county, borough and town councils who retired or l(...)