An aerial view of the site for the new National Children’s Hospital at the St James’s Hospital campus in Dublin.

An Bord Pleanála is to consider calls from objectors to the proposed National Children’s Hospital at St James’s Hospital in Dublin for the live-stream(...)

The procurement of major public projects in this State has been fraught with difficulties, whether they involved Luas, the Dublin Port Tunnel, the Poo(...)

1993: A single tertiary paediatric hospital based in Dublin is proposed by the faculty of paediatrics at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. I(...)

 The Children’s Hospital, Temple Street. Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Temple Street Children’s Hospital is now a household name in Ireland. At the time of writing, it stands as the only remaining children’s institutio(...)

The site of the proposed National Children’s Hospital, at St James’s Hospital, Dublin, last July. Photograph: Eric Luke.

A planned expansion of cancer facilities at St James’s Hospital has been deferred because of the construction of the national children’s hospital on (...)

John Pollock, project director at the site of the proposed national children’s hospital at St James’s Hospital, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

The new national children’s hospital could break the Government if it fails. Poppies, buddleia, acres of car-parking and a few clapped-out hospital b(...)