Malahide marina, Malahide, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

What’s so good about it? If you’re hankering after a life near the coast, Malahide is a seaside village with plenty on offer. In 2003, the CSO report(...)

Patricia and Tom McDonagh  in their kitchen in Portmarnock, Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/ The Irish Times

If Patricia McDonagh has a claim to fame it’s that she once advised Dermot Bannon to steer clear of a career in architecture. She was a guidance couns(...)

A mixed picture of education standards in Ireland’s schools emerges in revised school inspection reports which measure the quality of schools on a sli(...)

The impact of flooding in Ireland was among the topics on the Leaving Cert economics higher-level paper. File  photograph: Peter Murtagh

Leaving Cert economics students faced a higher-level paper that included broad and unusual questions that veered off the curriculum and had limited re(...)

The final 15 houses in the first development by Michael Bailey’s Bovale Developments since the 2008 crash go on sale this weekend. The complete(...)

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin signalled the Government would not allow a situation to continue where members of the ASTI, who rejected the Haddington Road deal, would be paid for supervision and substitution duties while those who accepted the agreement would not.

The Government has not provided the Department of Education with any funding in the budget to pay members of the Association of Secondary Teachers Ire(...)

Minister for Education and Skills Ruairi Quinn TD during the announcement of Budget 2014 at the Government Press Centre, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Martin Wall, Industry Correspondent and Dick AhlstromMinister for Education Ruairi Quinn has said he is willing to talk to the Association of Secondar(...)