Sinn Féins Darren O’Rourke celebrates the announcement of his election at the Meath East count centre in Ashbourne. Photograph: Alan Betson

Sinn Féin’s Darren O’Rourke topped the poll in Meath East, while Minister for Social Protection Regina Doherty lost her seat and came fifth in the thr(...)

Tayto Park’s existing roller-coaster ride. In July, An Bord Pleanála refused planning to a new roller coaster, concluding the operation of the ride would be too noisy for nearby residents

Tayto Park’s planned €15.5 million “Coaster 2021” roller coaster has suffered a setback with Meath County Council putting its planning application on(...)

Airbnb lobbied Dublin City Council on new rules around short-term lettings, which came into effect last year. Photograph: John Mac Dougall/AFP/Getty Images

Amazon, Facebook, Airbnb and Stripe were among the technology companies to file returns to the lobbying register ahead of the latest deadline. The fl(...)

Tayto Park’s rollercoaster which opened in 2015.

Plans by Tayto Park to have its €15.5 million ‘Coaster 2021’ project operational for next year have suffered a major setback. This follows two of the(...)

The numbers to attend Tayto Park this year totalled 615,000. Mr Coyle said: “Numbers have been flat the last two or three years and we need to do something about it.”

The screams by riders on Tayto Park’s planned new €15.5 million rollercoaster won’t impact on nearby residents, according to the owner of Tayto Park. (...)

Ballots are counted in the European Parliamentary elections in Dublin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Meath County Council will only formally commence its local election count on Sunday for logistical reasons, not because of Meath’s Leinster senior cha(...)

Illegal dumping: Coillte has spent more than €2 million in the past five years  dealing with illegal dumps on its lands.

Six hundred tonnes of industrial and domestic waste have been found illegally dumped in two Coillte-owned forests in Co Meath – the largest-ever disco(...)

Gabrielle Kavanagh  on a balcony  at Cathedral Court, Dublin 8. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

St James’s Wood, Kilmainham, Dublin 8. Built in 2000: News of fire-safety defects at this complex first came to light in The Irish Times in December 2(...)

Covent Road, which runs alongside Athlumney Castle, has been earmarked as part of the route for the proposed Navan 2030 Athlumney to Trim cycle scheme. Photograph: Google Street View

An online petition has been started to protect an old stone wall and nearly two dozen trees along a street in Navan town which has been described by a(...)

New accounts for Tayto Park show it recorded an 8 per cent rise in pre-tax profits last year to €3.65m.

Ireland’s largest theme park, Tayto Park, is to lodge a planning application for its biggest attraction to date, an “iconic” €14 million steel roller-(...)

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