A medium to long-term development opportunity for houses and commercial buildings in the little known village of Gormanston on the Meath/Fingal border(...)

Mary Carey at home in Navan, Co Meath. As Mary is unable use the stairs to reach the bathroom, she is forced to wash herself with a basin and sponges. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Mary Carey (64), who has had a spinal injury for 20 years and cannot walk unaided, lives with her husband John (72) in a small house just off the D(...)

 Edith Kennedy, Aoife Farrelly and Michael Kenny,   members of the Trim Heritage Co-Op,  at  the Allsop property auction  in the  RDS yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A group of community activists in Trim have failed to buy a building at the latest Allsop auction in Dublin yesterday. They had hoped the Maudlins Cen(...)

Robert Hoban auctioneer at the Allsop property auction in the Library room of the RDS, this morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

A group of community activists in Trim has failed in a bid to buy a building at a property auction. They had hoped the building, auctioned at t(...)

Moynalty has won this year’s Tidy Towns competition. Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan announced the results in Dublin this afternoon. Photograph: Department of the Environment

Moynalty, Co Meath has won the overall title of Ireland’s tidiest town. The announcement was made by Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan wh(...)

Meath County Council has bought the former Quinn insurance office block in Navan for use as its new headquarters. The council is to pay (...)