College House

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March is the fifth consecutive month   the survey has recorded a new high. Photograph:  Cyril Byrne

The Irish Times Dublin crane count reached a record 123 in March – the fifth consecutive month when the survey recorded a new high. However, March’s(...)

February’s count is 390 per cent greater than the 31 cranes recorded on February 1st, 2016, when this newspaper’s crane survey was first launched

There were a record 121 cranes visible over the centre of Dublin on February 1st – a rise of 12 (or 11 per cent) on January 1st’s total of 109. This (...)

Before: Hawkins House and Apollo House in Dublin city centre. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Hawkins House and Apollo House, the two ugly sisters squatting on a prime city block between Trinity College and the Liffey for 50 years, are finally(...)

Destined for demolition, Hawkins House and Apollo House. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Plans to redevelop Hawkins House, announced with great fanfare last June, have run into problems with Dublin City Council’s planners seeking a wide ra(...)