Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Saturday 2 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# Building Bridges

This year
'It matters to me personally': Micheál Martin sought to make hope and history rhyme in Israel
The Tánaiste paid a three-day trip to the Middle East this week.
All time
President Joe Biden to travel to UK and Belgium in June
Biden will attend the G7 Summit in Cornwall before travelling to Brussels for the NATO summit.
Work begins on €5.6 million greenway by the River Dodder
The greenway will connect the city centre to the Dublin Mountains.
Scottish Tory leader backs Johnson's ‘bold and imaginative’ plan for NI-Scotland bridge
Johnson’s suggestion of the bridge has been branded “a vanity project” by Scotland’s Transport Secretary.
Building NI-Scotland bridge is a 'very interesting idea', says Johnson
The prime minister spoke to MPs in the House of Commons earlier today.
Bayern target Hudson-Odoi signs new five-year Chelsea contract
The 18-year-old was close to joining the German champions with his previous contract set to expire at the end of this season.
Leo Varadkar becomes first Taoiseach to visit Orange Order HQ in Belfast
Speaking about the UK government’s Brexit paper Varadkar said his initial view is that ‘it is a step in the right direction’.
Yaya Toure makes public apology to Manchester City
The player is sorry for “the misunderstandings of the past” as he bids to end Dimitri Seluk’s feud with Pep Guardiola.
Here's what Prince Charles and Camilla will get up to in Ireland today
The party have stated that a “healing process” needs to be developed.
Where's Richard Bruton this week? Singapore apparently
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation is on the first ever joint trade mission of ministers from the Republic, Northern Ireland and the UK.
Higgins to use State visit to foster “reconciliation, understanding and friendship”
The President said that initiatives in the North should bring communities together.
New bridge linking Louth and Down gets planning permission
The 660 metre bridge will cost in the region of €18 million. It’s hoped, however, that the majority of this money can be obtained from the EU.
Taoiseach backs plan to rename bridge after Mary McAleese
Senator Jim D’arcy has called for Boyne Bridge to be renamed after the former president and says he has the support of Enda Kenny.