Síofra Caherty, Fiona O’Doherty Mindy O’Brien, Flossie Donelly, Una Hand, Padraic Fogarty, and Kate Ruddock. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

The grassroots uprising is underway and people of all ages are calling for great urgency on climate action. A lack of political action in Ireland has (...)

Images of the plastic pieces found on the shore at Dún Laoghaire and Sandycove show tiny lengths of thin, flexible material about the length of a little finger. Photograph: Gráinne Grehan

The company contracted to redevelop the Dún Laoghaire baths site is to arrange a cleanup operation after thousands of pieces of plastic were found wa(...)

My youngest daughter holds up a handful of colours, and she’s right - they’re beautiful. We wonder if they’re glass or stone, washed smooth by the sea(...)

A seabin floating in the sea and taking in loose plastic.

Ireland’s first “seabin” has been submerged within Dún Laoghaire Harbour in Dublin. A seabin is a floating device designed to capture and remove was(...)