Appeal of High Court decision regarding the Glanbia Cheese Factory at Belview, Co Kilkenny

We are disappointed at today’s decision. The application to appeal was based on the firm conviction, supported by advice, legal and scientific, that the High Court judgement rejecting the judicial review of the An Bord Pleanála decision on the Belview cheese plant raised points of law that are of exceptional public importance and which are therefore essential to appeal in the public interest. Read more

Phoenix Park Action Issues

Enhancing the amenity of the Phoenix National Historic Park for health and wellbeing, recreational amenity and for nature Read more

CETA Vote Imperils Irish Climate and Nature Action

At Saturday’s extraordinary general meeting of An Taisce, members across the country expressed outrage that such an important matter would be rushed through the Dail. They called for TDs to postpone the vote to ratify the agreement which would mean Ireland would be saying yes to the investment protection mechanism and called for the Government to allow proper time for public debate and scrutiny. Read more