Alan Doyle

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 Wicklow County Council has  said it will take six-and-a-half years to clear the illegal dump  at Whitestown.

A 20-tonne truck would have to visit a Co Wicklow site holding up to 2.4 million tonnes of illegally dumped waste and contaminated soil about 120,000 (...)

Map showing the course of the Vartry River from the reservoir, through the Devil’s Glen, Ashford, New Rath Bridge and into the Irish Sea. Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Irish Water’s plans to build a new water treatment plant at the Vartry Reservoir in Co Wicklow did not contain enough information, including an enviro(...)

Malahide Castle and gardens. One objector feared he would no longer be able to walk through the woods due to the danger of hanging wires. Photograph: Alan Betson

Fingal County Council is not going ahead with plans to build a forest adventure centre at Malahide Demesne in a wooded area close to the famous histor(...)

Fingal County council failed to consider what impact a forest adventure centre in the grounds of Malahide Castle would have on the local bat population, the High Court was told. Photograph: Getty Images

Fingal County council failed to consider what impact a forest adventure centre in the grounds of Malahide Castle would have on the local bat populatio(...)

Gas flaring taking place at the Corrib gas terminal in Co Mayo.

Shell Ireland has been fined €1,000 and ordered to pay €15,000 in legal costs for causing light and noise pollution from a gas flare during start-up t(...)