Demolition as part of the regeneration of St Teresa’s Gardens complex in Dublin 8. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The State’s Land Development Agency intends to take on the redevelopment of St Teresa’s Gardens in Dolphin’s Barn, 15 years after Dublin City Council (...)

Fewer people on the streets and increased illegal dumping have encouraged more rats into the open. Photograph: iStock

A “large increase” in rats leaving the sewers and infesting city streets and suburbs has emerged during the coronavirus pandemic as pest control teams(...)