Bunting Road, Walkinstown, Dublin. Photograph: Dara MacDónaill

What’s so good about it? Is it fair to call Walkinstown a well-kept secret? The reputations of nearby Crumlin, Drimnagh, Clondalkin and Terenure are (...)

Harry Clarke’s granddaughter Ann Simmons in St Peter’s Church  viewing one of the artist’s windows in the church. File photograph: Iain White/Fennell Photography

A bridge in Cabra, north Dublin has been named after one of the State’s greatest stained-glass artists. The Cabra Road Bridge in Dublin 7 has become T(...)

The proposed U2 visitor centre at Hanover Quay in Dublin’s south docklands.

U2’s plans for a visitor centre and museum in Dublin’s docklands have been sent back to the drawing board by Dublin City Council amid “serious concern(...)

The very idea of doing the breast stroke in the middle of a bustling city centre could seem like a mad-capped notion. Granted, wading within concrete (...)

Former garda John O’Halloran received a two-year suspended sentence for corruption. Photograph:  Cork Courts Limited

A former community garda has received a two year suspended prison sentence after pleading guilty to corruption, theft and deception charges in order t(...)

Fomer garda John O’Halloran who appeared in Cork Circuit Criminal Court  on corruption and fraud charges. Photograph: Provision

A former member of An Garda Síochána has been remanded for sentence on corruption and other charges after his legal team confirmed he has now resigned(...)

Murals on the Falls Road near Albert Street in west Belfast. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/ Pacemaker

It’s broad daylight on the Lower Falls Road in the Divis area of west Belfast and three young men in their 20s are watching the tourists watching the (...)

The two houses on St Lawrence Road which were bought by the Housing Agency for almost €2 million

Two redbrick Victorian homes in the coastal suburb of Clontarf, Dublin, have been bought by the Housing Agency for almost €2 million to house homeless(...)

Image of the proposed new RDS arena stand to increase  crowd capacity from 18,500 to 21,000, mainly to cater for Leinster rugby games.

A residents association representing people living near the RDS in Ballsbridge, Dublin has strongly objected to plans for a new Anglesea Road stand at(...)

An Bord Pleanála approved the proposed conversion of 69 Merrion Road to an embassy building despite the recommendation of its own inspector no to. Photograph: Google Maps

Residents from Merrion Road in Dublin 4 have failed in their attempts to block the Indian government from establishing a new embassy on the road.An Bo(...)