Killian Woods

Killian Woods

A village under pressure

A village under pressure

What happens when a long-settled urban area becomes the target of property developers? The residents and businesses of Donnybrook in Dublin 4 are beginning to find out

Fáilte Ireland aims to draw 100,000 crowd to enjoy scaled-up New Year’s bash

Fáilte Ireland aims to draw 100,000 crowd to enjoy scaled-up New Year’s bash

Fáilte Ireland is planning a 100,000-person New Year’s festival party that would rival other l...

Two Meagher brothers plan to renovate former Dublin lap dance venue

Two Meagher brothers plan to renovate former Dublin lap dance venue

River Bar owners join flurry of redevelopment projects in and around O’Connell Bridge

Bank of Ireland to shut down its current account service in Britain after poor uptake

Bank of Ireland to shut down its current account service in Britain after poor uptake

Bank of Ireland is shutting down its current account service in Britain. The offering, which was ...

O’Brien opens up on desire to do business in North Korea

O’Brien opens up on desire to do business in North Korea

Billionaire says children spend too much time on online ‘bullshit’

Cork energy tycoon planning data centre in Dublin

Cork energy tycoon planning data centre in Dublin

Cork energy tycoon Michael Murnane, one of the country’s biggest wind farm developers, has plan...

Dublin City Council yet to collect €2.7 million in vacant sites fines

Dublin City Council yet to collect €2.7 million in vacant sites fines

Dublin City Council has collected only a tiny fraction of vacant site fines it has imposed and pa...

State rejects Vodafone’s request for multimillion euro tax relief

State rejects Vodafone’s request for multimillion euro tax relief

Mobile operator boss requested meeting with Paschal Donohoe to discuss relief for airwaves licences

Friends First scrambling to save its properties from Airbnb clampdown

Friends First scrambling to save its properties from Airbnb clampdown

Ahead of rules to clamp down on Airbnb properties taking effect, life insurer Friends First is fi...

British homeware retailer warned over illegal development

British homeware retailer warned over illegal development

The Range expanded into Irish market in 2016 and has built up over 150 stores here and in Britain

Pearse Lyons Distillery to take whiskey buffs back to school

Pearse Lyons Distillery to take whiskey buffs back to school

As the whiskey tourism competition heats up around Dublin’s Liberties, the Pearse Lyons Distill...

Controversial plans to demolish Magdalene laundry resurface

Controversial plans to demolish Magdalene laundry resurface

The owner of the site, Pembroke Partnership Limited, has revealed new plans to demolish the majority of the buildings – located behind Donnybrook Garda station – and construct 44 new apartments

Space woman: Sarah Bourke of Skytek

Space woman: Sarah Bourke of Skytek

Sarah Bourke has put Skytek’s paperless reference system onto the International Space Station. Now a major deal with insurance giant Aon will allow the worldwide tracking of marine assets

Boutique hotel is one possibility for rejuvenated O’Connell Street

Boutique hotel is one possibility for rejuvenated O’Connell Street

The owners of Dublin’s Temple Bar Inn have now lodged plans to build a 41-bedroom ‘boutique hotel’ on the corner of North Earl Street

‘Granny flat grant’ group distances itself from Independent Alliance

‘Granny flat grant’ group distances itself from Independent Alliance

A Dermot Bannon-endorsed not-for-profit, which led the proof-of-concept pilot for the ‘granny f...