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# nch - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Cost of building Children's Hospital could rise by 40%, special Covid-19 committee hears

Labour TD Duncan Smith said such an increase would be “astronomical”.

# nch - Sunday 8 March, 2020

How Ireland's 100-year-old céilí band stays relevant in 2020

We talked to its oldest and youngest members.

# nch - Thursday 5 December, 2019

'Theoretically, things could cost anything': Children's hospital chairman says costs could increase more

The Public Accounts Committee met in the Oireachtas today.

# nch - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

High Court proceedings taken by Dublin residents against children's hospital building firm

The residents claimed their homes were damaged as a result of construction works.

# nch - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

PWC report finds 'series of weaknesses' in planning and execution of National Children's Hospital

A figure of €983 million for the development has skyrocketed since 2017.

# nch - Friday 15 February, 2019

BAM offers to pull out of National Children's Hospital contract if the board wants

The company also said it did not benefit inappropriately from the tender process.

# nch - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Government accused of delivering budget 'under false pretences' and knowing of children's hospital overrun

Pressure has been mounting on government all week about who knew what when about the hospital costs.

# nch - Monday 4 February, 2019

Delivery of new National Children's Hospital 'at the point of no return', Harris says

Minister for Finance Donohoe, told Morning Ireland that the escalating costs of the children’s hospital should have been known earlier.

# nch - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Festivals, escaping Dublin and Jurassic Park: How the National Symphony Orchestra is finding a new audience

Some big changes are on the way for the NSO – it’s new general manager has the job of making sure that goes well, and getting more bums on seats.

# nch - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge Johnny Depp dueted with Bono at Shane McGowan's big birthday gig last night Shane Mcgowan

# nch - Monday 23 October, 2017

Appeal over fire safety regulations of new children's hospital was made 'with an eye towards costs'

It was reported yesterday that the board had appealed three conditions imposed on the hospital.

# nch - Sunday 8 October, 2017

'Not just old, white, and male': Where are the female conductors?

A new course run by the National Concert Hall in Dublin is training women as orchestral conductors.

# nch - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

National Concert Hall gets NY fundraiser

James Galway to host black-tie gala concert and dinner at the Lincoln Centre – the first such event on US soil in the NCH’s 30-year history.

# nch - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge WIN: Tickets to the National Concert Hall Competitions

WIN: Tickets to the National Concert Hall

Enter our competition to win a pair of passes to American band Pink Martini – their music features on The West Wing, The Sopranos, Mr and Mrs Smith and more…

# nch - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

WIN: Tickets to Guests of the Nation at the NCH Competition This post contains images

WIN: Tickets to Guests of the Nation at the NCH

Fancy attending the world premiere of the newly-restored 1935 film set to Niall Byrne’s new score? Read on…

# nch - Monday 25 July, 2011

WIN: Tickets to see Nigel Kennedy at sold-out gig has 10 sets of tickets to the sold-out concert at National Concert Hall this Wednesday night. Click through to be in with a chance of winning.

# nch - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Pole position: Why Nigel Kennedy and Yiddish jazz are the perfect match

World’s best-selling classical violinist and Polish jazz stars to take over National Concert Hall to mark Poland’s first presidency of the EU.