A High Court ruling has given Dublin City Council the green light to convert Longfield’s Hotel into a homeless hostel.

A decade after Dublin City Council bought Longfield’s Hotel on Fitzwilliam Street from Priory Hall developer Tom McFeely the Georgian houses are final(...)

In her judgment Ms Justice Baker noted the city development plan obliged the council to work with other agencies to alleviate homelessness

A man living in a protected Georgian house on Upper Fitzwilliam Street on Dublin’s south side has lost his High Court challenge to a planned emergency(...)

The court heard there was also no reference in the planning notice for the hostel to the fact the area around Fitzwilliam Street and Merrion Square includes some protected Georgian structures, the court heard. Photograph: Moya Nolan/The Irish Times

A local resident’s challenge over approval of works for an emergency homeless hostel on Dublin’s southside has been adjourned “with regret” by a High (...)

A local resident has brought a legal challenge over works being carried out on a property at Dublin’s Fitzwilliam Street which are intended to provide(...)