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# sites - Saturday 17 August, 2019

From dinosaurs to warrior scarecrows: 16 intriguing events to check out this National Heritage Week

There’s plenty of fun to be had and unusual sights to see as the annual heritage week kicks off.

# sites - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

After a decade of promises, work finally begins on O'Devaney Gardens regeneration

The first phase of the development will deliver 56 homes.

# sites - Friday 18 August, 2017

White nationalist extremism being blocked from online social networks

Online chat rooms were used to help organise the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville.

# sites - Friday 30 December, 2016

Aodhan Ó Riordáin's life online: 'I accidentally tweeted one word - #horny'

Well-known Irish names tell us about their life on the internet.

# sites - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

The Pentagon wants hackers to break into its website - for money

It will give cash to people who can find weaknesses on the site.

# sites - Friday 5 December, 2014

Is your child safe online? New laws on the way to combat grooming

An RTÉ Investigations Unit programme showed the dangers posed to young teens online.

# sites - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Here are the sites vying for World Heritage status

And you’ll want to visit them all.

# sites - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Dublin city has 300 vacant sites despite needing over 37,000 housing units

Will Dublin City Council be liable for the undeveloped site levy? They’re not sure.

# sites - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Hidden Ireland: Ancient Ireland's secrets unveiled Ancient Ireland This post contains images

Hidden Ireland: Ancient Ireland's secrets unveiled

You’ll be inspired to take a trip to your local heritage site after reading this.

# sites - Saturday 5 October, 2013

This group is digitally preserving the world’s heritage sites for future generations Conservation This post contains images

This group is digitally preserving the world’s heritage sites for future generations

War and natural disasters are causing destruction so a non-profit organisation plans to digitally scan 500 heritage sites over the next five years.

# sites - Saturday 17 August, 2013

What’s your favourite heritage site? Ireland This post contains images

What’s your favourite heritage site?

Heritage Week begins today. There are many sites to choose from, but what do you think is the best?

# sites - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Timbuktu tomb destruction condemned by UNESCO

Islamist hardliners in northern Mali have claimed responsibility for what UNESCO termed “repugnant acts” of destruction on historical sites.

# sites - Monday 16 April, 2012

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system

An Taisce has rated planning systems in 34 city and county councils. Nine of them got an ‘F’ grade.