Ballyfermot

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 Debbie Jenkinson (L): ‘It’s nice we have this virgin territory to explore and make our own thing happen.’ Photograph: Tom Honan

It’s a good time for comics in Ireland. An independent small-press comics scene is blossoming, while in parallel, high-profile Irish artists such as W(...)

One well-placed source warned:  “Get Dublin wrong and Diarmuid Martin’s formidable legacy will be set at nought. And rapidly.” Photograph: John Mc Elroy

Speculation that the Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmuid Martin is about to step down has intensified following a recent interview, which observers felt re(...)

Tony Walsh’s abuse of one boy in Ballyfermot from 1978 to 1983 was so extreme that he was sentenced in December 2010 to a total of 123 years.

Former priest Tony Walsh, who was jailed on Wednesday for indecently assaulting a boy 35 year ago, was described by the Murphy Commission as “the most(...)

Westlink industrial estate is about 7.5km west of Dublin city centre and 3km from Junction 9 (Red Cow) of the M50

Pan-European investor and asset manager M7 Real Estate has bought the Westlink industrial estate in Dublin 10 for €13,870,000. The large, multi-let i(...)

The stand-off between the two bodies  follows an incident in June when a family at the Labre Park site in Ballyfermot accused the council of destroying their mobile home and belongings. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A row between a Traveller organisation in west Dublin and the city’s most senior Traveller-housing official, has led to the near collapse of the capi(...)

Lisa O’Neill lives in Dublin  but her home county of  Cavan is inextricably linked to her music

It is notable that, when asked about her formative years, Irish folk musician Lisa O’Neill responds by saying that she accidentally poisoned herself w(...)

Gardaí from the Ballyfermot/Clondalkin detective and drugs unit seized 23 units of herbal cannabis in the grounds of an apartment block. Photograph: Getty Images

A man in his 30s is due in court on Wednesday morning charged in connection with the seizure of drugs worth around €920,000. Gardaí from the Ballyfe(...)

Lissadell House, July 2016: former and sitting TDs (back row) Niamh Bhreathnach, Jan O’Sullivan, Nora Owen, Mary Harney, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, Mary Coughlan, Mary Hanafin, Síle de Valera, Heather Humphreys; (front row) Frances Fitzgerald, Gemma Hussey, (Constance Cassidy, host and owner of Lissadell House), Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, Mary O’Rourke, Katherine Zappone. Joan Burton was not in attendance; Regina Doherty and Josepha Madigan were appointed senior Ministers in 2017. Photograph: James Connolly

In July 2016, 14 women from different backgrounds attended a dinner party in Co Sligo. The women were members of one of Ireland’s most exclusive clubs(...)

Two men have been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged under the Money Laundering Act in connection with the seizure of €2 million in cash in Co Wexford over the weekend. File image: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times.

Two men have been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged under the Money Laundering Act in connection with the seizure of €2 million in (...)

Some of the Kinahan drugs cartel cash seized by gardaí. Photograph: Garda Press Office

A camper van searched by the Garda was found to contain about €600,000 in cash while more than €800,000 was found in the attic of a house in west Dubl(...)

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