A section of the crowd that turned up to protest against the application  to build 536 residential units on the St Paul’s playing fields at St Anne’s Park, Raheny, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Hundreds of people turned out in St Anne’s Park in north Dublin to protest against a proposed residential and leisure development near the park. Crek(...)

Clontarf GAA Club says that the loss of access to the St Paul’s pitches leaves it “desperately short of playing facilities”. Photograph:  Dara Mac Donaill

A leading GAA club has added its voice to the opposition to proposals to build more than 500 new homes in the Dublin suburb of Raheny. Crekav Tradin(...)

Developers Pat Crean  and Greg Kavanagh  sought permission to build 107 houses and 274 apartments on former playing fields of St Paul’s College in Raheny, Dublin. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Dublin City Council has raised “grave concerns” over plans for almost 400 houses and apartments on former religious order lands adjoining St Anne’s Pa(...)

Pat Walsh: “People were being contacted in various different ways from texts and email to Facebook and I felt there had to be a better way of communicating with groups on a regular basis.”

As anyone who has to communicate regularly with groups of people knows, it would be easier at times to herd chickens. But help may be at hand. Komeer (...)