Metrolink opponents Rethink Metrolink at Beachwood Luas Stop. From left: Grace Maguire, Suzanne Gleeson, Michael Brady, Philip Daly, Eugene Flynn, Ruth Murphy, Colleen McCarthy, Larry Ryan and Ronan O’Connell. The child in the foreground is Mary Kate Gleeson. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Last March, when the National Transport Authority (NTA) published its preferred route for the Metrolink rail line, there was consternation in south Du(...)

The College Gate complex on Townsend Street, Dublin

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has reaffirmed plans to acquire a public swimming pool and an apartment block in Dublin city centre to make way(...)

Markievicz Building on Townsend Street: faces compulsory purchase and demolition under existing MetroLink plans.  Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Dublin City councillors have objected to plans by the National Transport Authority to demolish a public swimming pool and an apartment block to make w(...)