Saul Barry

9 results

Hugo Keenan during Leinster squad training. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

During Ireland’s famous win over New Zealand in the 2016 Under-20 World Championship in Manchester, the head coach, Nigel Carolan, recalls a key momen(...)

South Dublin County Council relies on rates for approximately 52% of its income – some €132m a year.

As soon as the first wave of coronavirus restrictions hit back in mid-March there was an immediate clamour from businesses facing closure for a morato(...)

 Josepha Madigan, when seeking a council seat in 2014, said in her election literature that it would be a ‘dreadful waste of taxpayers’ money’ if the site were used for Traveller accommodation. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Plans for Traveller housing at Mount Anville Road in Mount Merrion have been dropped by Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council more than 30 years after(...)

Minister for Culture Josepha Madigan: Said in 2014 – when still a councillor – it would be a “dreadful waste . . . of taxpayers’ money” if the Mount Anville site was used for Traveller accommodation. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Councillors in south Co Dublin will be asked on Monday evening to vote in favour of selling a site earmarked for Traveller accommodation. The controv(...)

'I was always attracted to people my own age but struggled to talk to women. I became used to these images of abuse.' Illustration: Dearbhla Kelly

The offender ‘IF I HADN’T BEEN CAUGHT, I’D STILL BE DOING IT ’ There was a knock on the door. Jack was woken by the Garda in his bedroom. His mother(...)

Thornhill House in Mount Merrion, in south Dublin: plans for 47 dwellings (mainly apartments) received 125 submissions from local residents.

It is clear that Dublin needs more homes, and as a consequence it needs more development. However, with greenfield sites in short supply in sought-aft(...)

Foxrock in Co Dublin was made an architectural conservation area about 10 years ago to deter high-scale development. Photograph: Eric Luke

Residents opposed to the development of a “supersized” nursing home in Foxrock commissioned an Ipsos/MRBI poll to gauge the level of public sentiment.(...)

Paddy McKillen jnr and Matt Ryan have been refused permission by An Bord Pleanála for 46 apartments, a cafe, pub, restaurant and shopping centre at the site of the former Kiely’s pub in Mount Merrion, Co Dublin. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Developers Paddy McKillen jnr and Matt Ryan have been refused permission by An Bord Pleanála for 46 apartments, a cafe, pub, restaurant and shopping c(...)

Down with this kind of thing: Minister for Transport Shane Ross and Cllr Deirdre Donnelly offer their verdict on Cherrygarth development

The woes of the residents of Mount Merrion, Co Dublin continue with the planning approval for 63 residential units (including two four-storey apartmen(...)