John Spain

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Hatch Hall in Dublin 2, which Red Carnation Hotels wants to convert into a 60-bedroom hotel. Photograph: Eric Luke

A Dublin city centre resident has put the brakes on plans by the operator of Ashford Castle to construct a “boutique” five-star 60 bedr(...)

The  22-story Aqua Vetro tower will be on the corner of Tara  Street and George’s Quay.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Developer Johnny Ronan has won his planning battle to have the hotel element of his 22-storey Aqua Vetro tower planned for Dublin’s quays removed. Th(...)

The cinema will be located in the basement of the building that already houses The Ivy.  Photograph: Alan Betson

An Bord Pleanála granted permission to Green Reit for a two-screen cinema in the basement area of the One Molesworth Street in Dublin 2, whi(...)

A computer generated impression of Salesforce Tower – to the immediate left of the Central Bank’s docklands headquarters.

Dublin City Council has deferred until the end of May a decision on Johnny Ronan’s plan for additional floors on his Salesforce Tower development in D(...)

Developer Johnny Ronan wrote to Dublin City Council over Salesforce Tower. Photo: Collins photos

Giving developer Johnny Ronan the green light for additional floors on his Salesforce Tower development in Dublin’s docklands “would make a mockery of(...)

The Irish Glass Bottle site. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Lands for the development of the eastern bypass motorway must be preserved within the new Poolbeg development zone, Transport Infrastructure Ireland ((...)

Niall O’Dowd: “This is a chilling attempt to censor fair comment and reporting in the United States on events in Ireland and will be opposed as such.”  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

New York-based publisher Niall O’Dowd is to seek legal advice after the company that hosts his Irish Central news website removed an online opin(...)