A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Just days after US president Donald Trump left west Clare on Friday, the sound of helicopter blades were once again in the air as legendary rock band Metallica paid an unexpected visit to the tiny village of Liscannor.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
Eoin Morris is now part of a task force in his village to fundraise for full-time free counselling services to those with mental health issues who feel they have no-one to turn to.
Mon, 07 Jan, 2019
The National Monuments Service has been notified of a possible Bronze Age cemetery and settlement near Duleek in Co Meath.
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018
Waste firm Indaver says it is open to dialogue with Cork Harbour residents about its controversial €160m incinerator project.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2018
The Belgian company seeking planning permission for a new €173m incinerator at Ringaskiddy in Co Cork last year increased its pre-tax profits by 10% to €11m.
Sat, 14 Oct, 2017
The Housing Minister has said the Government will not be providing any compensation to businesses affected by the water crisis in the North East.
Fri, 28 Jul, 2017
The EPA said it was told the lime cloud was contained in the building and that the material was not released to the atmosphere.
Thu, 08 Jun, 2017
And all because a few good men and women wanted to do the impossible for a worthy cause, writes Fergus Finlay.
Tue, 09 May, 2017
Possession of small amounts of illegal drugs should be treated as a health issue rather than a criminal one, Irish Pharmacy Union president Daragh Connolly told the organisation’s national conference in Croke Park today.
Sun, 07 May, 2017
Rent rises for tens of thousands of tenants in Cork, Galway, and areas around Dublin will be capped from today, but some cities and towns have failed a ‘rent pressure zone’ test, sparking a backlash from TDs.
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
A Meath family have been left “happier than any lottery winners” after being reunited with their beloved pet dog who went missing from their home six months ago.
Wed, 14 Dec, 2016
Two teenagers involved in what a judge said was “wanton destruction” of a factory, resulting in millions of euro in damage and the loss of 24 jobs, yesterday got custodial detention sentences.
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Most of us will have heard of the acronym, Nimby — ‘not in my backyard’. It refers to those who object to having utilities, pylons, social housing, and much more located anywhere near where they live. It’s typically considered and meant to be a derogatory term.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2016
Pre-tax profits at the firm that operates an incinerator at Duleek, Co Meath, increased last year by 18% to €12.5m.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2015
The family who run a paper business which was burnt to the ground in a suspected arson attack have vowed “we will overcome this unfortunate incident”.
Mon, 14 Sep, 2015
A seven year old girl who as a baby suffered brain damage due to water on the brain has settled her High Court action with an interim payment of €2.4m for the next 10 years.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
Water on the brain which caused brain damage to a baby would have been detected if a public nurse during regular check ups had taken appropriate action, a High Court judge ruled yesterday.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
Businessman James Mansfield Jr has lost his appeal against summary judgment orders for €6.32m against him and others over unpaid loans to buy and develop lands in Co Meath.
Sat, 21 Feb, 2015
Tributes have been paid to a couple who died in a house fire in Meath over the weekend.
Tue, 11 Nov, 2014
A man and a woman in their forties have been found dead in a house fire in Co Meath.
Mon, 10 Nov, 2014
Anti-water charges campaigners predict more than 100,000 protesters will be on the streets at 70 demonstrations around the country this Saturday.
Thu, 30 Oct, 2014
Revenue officers and Gardaí seized 24kgs of herbal cannabis with an estimated street value of almost €500,000 in Co Meath yesterday.
Thu, 15 May, 2014
In a major turnaround, more Irish household and commercial rubbish is being burnt in incinerators and used to power cement kilns than is going to landfill.
Thu, 20 Mar, 2014
A priest has asked people who lost loved ones through road carnage to write to, telephone, and visit the families of two young men killed in a car crash in Co Donegal.
Mon, 05 Aug, 2013
A 22-year-old man has died after his car hit a wall in Co Meath.
Sun, 04 Aug, 2013
Ten food outlets were closed in February by the Food Safety Authority after health breaches.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2013
Gardaí have praised people who saw a row being planned between groups of teenagers on Facebook and Twitter and alerted gardaí.
Mon, 23 Jan, 2012
Gardaí in Meath have seized nearly €500,000 worth of drugs.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2011
Two men are due to appear in court later, charged in connection with the death of Daniel McAnaspie.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2011
MEATH County Council yesterday dismantled an animal farm and playground, built without planning permission, on a green area in the Churchfields estate in Kentstown outside Navan.
Wed, 13 Jul, 2011
A concrete manufacturing firm has paid over €7.6m in unpaid taxes and penalties to the Revenue Commissioners.
Tue, 08 Mar, 2011
A number of Bus Éireann services in the east and north west are experiencing delays today.
Sat, 27 Nov, 2010
AIB has secured judgment orders totalling around €22.7 million in two Commercial Court cases against businessmen for unpaid loans relating to development properties.
Tue, 12 Oct, 2010
The Irish Pharmacy Union is hitting out at the HSE for its failure to raise awareness of the introduction of the new prescription levy.
Fri, 01 Oct, 2010
MURDERED teenager Daniel McAnaspie was stabbed at least six times in what gardaí have described as a “desperate act”.
Wed, 19 May, 2010
Detectives investigating the murder of Daniel McAnaspie believe more than one person was involved in his killing, it emerged today.
Tue, 18 May, 2010
THE family of a Dublin teenager who vanished almost three months ago are still facing an anxious wait to find out if the body of a young male discovered in Co Meath on Thursday is that of their missing relative.
Sat, 15 May, 2010
The Commercial Court will rule later tomorrow if Allied Irish Bank is entitled to summary judgment orders for some €6.28m against four businessmen, including a son of well-known hotelier Jim Mansfield, over their alleged failure to repay loans advanced to develop lands in Co Meath.
Thu, 29 Apr, 2010
Met Éireann is warning of large snow falls across the east of the country this afternoon, severely disrupting transport, as the sub-zero conditions show no sign of abating.
Wed, 06 Jan, 2010
A STUDENT already waiting a full term for her college grant is in fear of dropping out because of the 5% cut in payments as part of Wednesday’s budget.
Sat, 12 Dec, 2009
A foreign national in his 30s has died following a road crash in Co Meath last night.
Wed, 28 Oct, 2009