Brian Leech

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 Locals at a community meeting in Christ Church, Rathgar, in relation to the Bus Connects proposals. Photograph: James Forde

Six bus routes – the 15, 15a, 15b, 14, 65 and the 65b – pass by Christ Church, the Presbyterian church in the heart of Rathgar village in Dublin 6, br(...)

Stephanie Yeates and her son and Carter; Catherine Smith; Ismail Olujoog; and Cllr Brian Leech were at risk of being evicted from transitional housing in Tallaght, Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Families in transitional housing who were at risk of eviction have welcomed a commitment from Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy they will not be evic(...)

Construction at the Lidl site in Jobstown, Co Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

On the morning after the Lidl on Fortunestown Lane in Jobstown, Co Dublin, was broken into and looted last March, Solidarity councillor Brian Leech wa(...)

Eamon Dunphy and Paul Murphy during a Solidarity rally for a left alternative at the Tivoli Theatre, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

“First of all a confession: I was once a member of the PDs,” Eamon Dunphy told a rally in Dublin’s Tivoli Theatre on Sunday. It was a strange openin(...)

Paul Murphy TD says he “wouldn’t rule out” taking a case to GSOC over the Jobstown water protest detentions. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

Socialist Party TD Paul Murphy says there is “zero” prospect of him being imprisoned following his arrest by gardaí on Monday.The Dublin South-West re(...)

 Cllr Ruth Coppinger with members of the Anti Austerity Alliance demonstrating on O’ Connell Street today.Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Ireland faces at least 10 years more of austerity unless there is a change in economic policy, the Anti-Austerity Alliance has warned.The group marked(...)