Jimmy Tully

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So far, only the Green Party has insisted that the Government must not deviate from plans to restrict one-off rural housing under the national planning framework. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Just over 30 years ago, I wrote about the rampant suburbanisation of Ireland’s countryside by “one-off” houses in a three-part series we called Bungal(...)

WT  Cosgrave, former President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State, and his son  Liam Cosgrave (right) at the Phoenix Park races in 1960

Liam Cosgrave was an uncompromising and often controversial political figure. His record as taoiseach between 1973 and 1977 was mixed but he can be cr(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has accused the Government of ‘gerrymandering’ local authority boundaries for the benefit of Fine Gael and Labour seats in the May elections.   Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has accused the Government of ‘gerrymandering’ local authority boundaries for the benefit of Fine Gael and La(...)