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Grangegorman Planning Matters - May 2018

Two planning applications that have been lodged by the Grangegorman Development Agency to Dublin City Council.

The first relates to the provision of a new school facility for Dublin 7 Educate Together National School… 479 more words


Be careful what you twitch for…

My Broadsheet column from May 1st looks at the poor political environment against which the CervicalCheck scandal is playing out  

Last week’s Dáil furore and the heightened tensions between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael persuaded me to use this week’s column to discuss the worsening relations between the main government and the main opposition parties. 1,315 more words


"Vote Yes" Leaflet from Leo Varadkar #togetherforyes

A leaflet from Leo Varadkar of Fine Gael urging a Yes vote on the Referendum on the 8th Amendment.
Many thanks to the sender.

Irish Politics


As Chairman of the City Council’s North Inner City Area Committee, I receive a monthly report from the North East Inner City Programme Office detailing the work that is being undertaken under the remit of the Taskforce set up by the former Taoiseach, Enda Kenny T.D. 1,257 more words

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Stoneybatter Irish Water mains replacement works.

Irish Water, working in partnership with Dublin City Council, will begin works to replace ageing water mains in Stoneybatter, Dublin 7. These works are being carried out as part of Irish Water’s national Leakage Reduction Programme. 302 more words


Eamon de Valera Part II

I’m writing this a little later than I wanted, but I am finally discussing the second half of de Valera’s life. My post discussing his contribution to the Anglo-Irish war and Irish Civil War can be found… 1,409 more words