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Local residents in Ringsend can expect “intermittent odours” over the coming five days while essential maintenance works are carried out at the city’s wastewater treatment plant, according to Irish Water. Photograph: Eoin O’Shaughnessy/ DublinCityShots

Local residents in Ringsend can expect “intermittent odours” over the coming five days while essential maintenance works are carried out at the city’s(...)

The council said the bathing prohibition at the Forty Foot in Sandycove had been lifted as water quality had returned to acceptable levels. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The ban on swimming at the Forty Foot has been lifted but Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has extended the bathing prohibition notices for four (...)

Following the significant rainfall last night, Irish Water  confirmed waste water overflows

The ban on bathing at beaches in south Dublin has been extended until Monday, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council (DLRCC) has said. Dublin’s main b(...)

StenaLine 2018 Dublin Horse Show: MiniVendi gets a wash from Hazel McCarthy. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Irish riders dominated the international show jumping action at the RDS on Wednesday, the opening day of the 2018 Stena Line Dublin Horse Show. In th(...)

The divers drifted far away from their dive boat because of strong currents around Dalkey Island.   Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Two divers were rescued after they got into trouble off the coast of Co Dublin on Sunday afternoon. An alert was sounded at 3.08pm when the two men (...)

Dún Laoghaire Coast Guard received an emergency call on Tuesday from the father of a young woman in her twenties who became trapped on a cliff face at Whiterock in Killiney. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A woman was rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter on Tuesday after she got stuck on the side of a cliff in Killiney, south Dublin while trying to retrie(...)

A Twelfth of July Orange Order parade arrives on the Crumlin Road in Belfast, Northern Ireland, July 12th, 2016. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

A resolution to one of the longest-running conflicts around parades in Northern Ireland was close, community workers and political leaders said. Talk(...)

An 18th-century court document, proving Elvis Presley’s Irish ties, shows that his ancestor fled Leinster’s mean streets “in great dread” for a quiete(...)