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# down-tools - Last year 2021

Government's new 'Housing For All' plan delayed until at least the end of August
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Government's new 'Housing For All' plan delayed until at least the end of August

Jul 22nd 2021, 3:09 PM 13,260 Views 19 Comments

The new housing plan was expected to go to Cabinet next week.

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Housing minister publishes emergency legislation to close planning permission 'blunder'
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Housing minister publishes emergency legislation to close planning permission 'blunder'

Jul 5th 2017, 3:55 PM 27,922 Views 18 Comments

An issue had arisen whereby planning permission granted for large-scale housing developments during the recession could run out, forcing workers to down tools.

Building sites nationwide face delays as crane drivers move to strike over pay
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Building sites nationwide face delays as crane drivers move to strike over pay

Jun 22nd 2017, 11:00 AM 379 Views 0 Comments

Unite wants workers to be given increases of around 10%.

Thousands of Dunnes staff are only one step away from mass strikes
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Thousands of Dunnes staff are only one step away from mass strikes

Jan 15th 2015, 12:42 PM 20,341 Views 43 Comments

Their union says workers are being denied a basic standard of living.

John Daly in Australian Open meltdown
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John Daly in Australian Open meltdown

Nov 10th 2011, 9:04 AM 486 Views 1 Comment

Tiger in the mix at Australian Open but Daly walks his way into the headlines again.