Bandon Flood

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Bandon town centre, Wednesday, December 30th, 2015. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Traders and townspeople in Bandon in West Cork were on Wednesday night counting the cost of a second major flood inside a month as they and people acr(...)

The OPW withdrew the original tender documents after a contractor threatened High Court action in 2014 but Mr Harris defended the OPW’s handling of the situation, saying he believed that the OPW had made the right judgement call on the issue.

Traders in Bandon in West Cork are threatening to withhold over €1 million in commercial rates from the local authority next year if work on a €10 mil(...)

Flooding in Bandon as a result of Storm Desmond. Photograph: Denis Boyl

Public procurement procedures for major infrastructural works such as flood relief schemes need to be made more robust and less exposed to legal chall(...)