We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

# An Taisce

Last year
Clare tourism tensions continue with locals 'lobbying' against council's latest moves
There has been a growing divergence at Clare County Council’s plans to monetise different parts of the county’s offerings.
The latest flashpoint is the introduction of charges at award-winning Vandeleur Gardens
This will result in the attraction losing its Green Flag Award this spring
The council has also been accused of blatantly 'ripping off' tourists at the Cliffs of Moher
Planning permission refused for controversial change to building at Merchant's Arch in Dublin
All time
The winning photographs from this year's Love Your Coast competition
Mater Hospital gets green light for nine-storey Covid expansion despite An Taisce objection
104 Irish parks and gardens win Green Flag award
Litter levels on the rise in beaches and harbours
Planning permission for build to rent scheme in Dublin refused after objections
Littering in Irish urban centres increased during 2021 - here are the cleanest towns and cities
An Taisce object to €98 million emergency Covid-19 extension block for Mater hospital
Kilkenny cheese plant controversy: Supreme Court to hear appeal against planning decision
Minister O'Gorman defends An Taisce after Taoiseach weighs in on Kilkenny cheese factory
'Whole ditches disappearing overnight': hedgerows falling foul to larger farms
Several towns and cities lose 'clean' status amid increase in PPE litter around the country
An Taisce releases list of 10 most at-risk buildings, including the Iveagh Markets in Dublin
Supreme Court rules that two provisions of Irish planning law are in breach of EU directive
Council failed to assess biodiverse wetlands before they were destroyed
An Taisce appeals to block installation of temporary banners for visitor centre at front of GPO
Most tourist towns cleaner than ever... but one Dublin suburb named first litter blackspot in years
'It's unjustifiable': Demolition of 19th-century Dublin distillers structure slammed by An Taisce
Fermoy declared Ireland's cleanest town
'A deeply embarrassing blow': Ireland ranked worst in Europe for tackling climate change
Environmental groups enraged by protected sites plan for endangered hen harrier
Draft guidelines on urban development 'facilitate developers at expense of public'
Attempt to stop Georgian house being replaced with 'crude and insensitive' apartment block
Ennis has been declared Ireland's cleanest town
Concerns that rat poison restrictions aren't enough to protect birds of prey
'This is about heritage and tradition': Turf cutters say the new bogs strategy won't solve the problem
Last Georgian mansion built in Dublin to be regenerated despite opposition
An Taisce appeals to block new 8-storey Dublin hotel behind Four Courts
'Galway needs this': Business heavyweights back a €100m docks development
Irish Farmers Journal criticised for 'fake news' editorial on climate change
Bord na Móna power plant to remain open despite environmental concerns
Seanad to temporarily relocate to National Museum despite objections
The National Museum has 'no spare space for vagrant Senators' (according to An Taisce)
Forget the selfie, take a trashy pic at the beach this weekend instead
Green activists win out in legal battle over Offaly peat-burning power plant
Should Dublin go high-rise?
Former president Mary Robinson is very happy with the Pope
International report puts Ireland as bottom of the class in global environmental ratings
Ireland imports millions of litres of used cooking oil to meet EU biofuel targets