Joanna Tuffy, Labour spokesperson on affordable housing, said the Government must introduce a national affordable housing scheme ahead of the development of the Clonburris SDZ. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Planning failures which resulted in the urban sprawl of the Dublin suburbs in the last decades of the 20th century will not be repeated in Clonburris,(...)

Some of the 200 homes that are currently under construction in Adamstown, Co Dublin. Photograph: Enda O’Dowd

Following a decade of stalled development, work has restarted at the west Dublin suburb of Adamstown with more than 200 houses under construction and (...)

The unused Kishogue Train station, near Adamstown and Clonburris. The new suburb will at its closest point come within metres of Adamstown.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Plans for a new Dublin suburb of more than 8,000 homes catering for a population the size of Wexford town, will soon be published by South Dublin Coun(...)