Hilary Tully, Patrick McGivney and Judy Sheridan objected to  the planning application sought by Kiernan Milling.  Photograph: Alan Betson

On a clear day, a person standing atop Granard Motte will be able to see five lakes, nine counties and three provinces of Ireland. Recently, the so(...)

Mr O‘Toole claims the  cable’s route is  through sensitive fishing grounds in Clew Bay, containing habitats of protected endangered species including the bottle nosed dolphin and the Brent goose.

A Clare Island fisherman has won the first leg of his High Court battle over the laying of fibre optic cable off the Mayo coast because a decision gra(...)

The proposed scheme will involve an auction through which those players that provide the cheapest power will get support. File photograph: The Irish Times

An Irish-German partnership has moved a step closer to building a €1.5 billion wind farm off the east coast. German energy giant, Innogy and Irish pl(...)

A view of  Westport, Co. Mayo. Photograph: The Irish Times

Some towns are beating out-of-town shopping centres thanks to a system of ‘health checks’, a conference will be told today. The annual conference of (...)