Cara Konig-Brock, owner of Beaulieu House in Drogheda, Co Louth. The solar farm will combine “modern technology with a very traditional place, almost in a time warp”. Photograph: Garrett White

Many of Ireland’s country estate houses have been repurposed as wedding venues, but at the 17th-century Beaulieu House in Co Louth there’s a different(...)

Have a meta moment and check in to Facebook on Facebook while on a tour of the building’s international headquarters at Grand Canal Dock (pre-booking necessary)

If architecture is your thing, or maybe you just enjoy having a potter around buildings that don’t usually let you in, then the many Open House event(...)

Dublin’s Lord Mayor Oisín Quinn and Rosie Hackett’s nephew John Grey were the first cyclists to cross the  Rosie Hackett Bridge today.  . Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The river Liffey’s newest crossing, the €13.5 million Rosie Hackett Bridge, will be open to public transport, bicycles and walkers from 6am tomorrow m(...)

The  East Link bridge. City engineer Michael Phillips will next week recommend that councillors choose to retain the €4.2 million in annual toll revenue.

Dublin City Council is proposing to continue charging motorists to cross the East Link Toll Bridge after the 30-year private contract comes to (...)

Workers deliver water treatment chemicals to the Ballymore Eustace Water Treatment Plant in Co. Wicklow last week. Photograph: Collins

Dublin City Council has been at pains to stress this week that there is no problem with the quality of the water processed by the Ballymore Eustace tr(...)

Water flowing in the Liffey water treatment plant at Ballymore Eustace. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The question of compensation for restaurant businesses affected by water restrictions in Dublin “will not arise”, city engineer Michael Phillips has s(...)

 Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan at a press conference after he visited the Ballymore Eustace water-treatment plant  in Co Kildare yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan has said he expects the Dublin water crisis to be over by Thursday. Speaking after a visit yesterday to the Ba(...)

Members of the Dublin 15 branch of the Anti Austerity Alliance protest beside Irish Water workers installing water meters in the Bramblefields estate in Littlepace.

The Dublin water supply is capable of some impressive feats of gymnastics. In 1997 the late Jim Fenwick, then Dublin city engineer, told this newspape(...)

Workers delivering water treatment chemicals to the Ballymore Eustace water treatment plant in Co Wicklow. City engineer Michael Phillips warned that any relaxation in restrictions would leave the capital and surrounding region dry within days. Photograph: Collins

Dublin will be left with no water if night-time restrictions are lifted, city engineer Michael Phillips has warned. The council last night announced t(...)

A photograph of water reportedly taken from a tap in  Dublin city restaurant the  Camden Kitchen at 7pm yesterday. Photograph: @CamdenKitchen via Twitter

Nightly restrictions on water supplies are being implemented in the Dublin region for the second night in a row and will continue into next week. Com(...)

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