Five protesters have gathered at the site this morning and a car is blocking the entrance

Warning over modular housing deadline

14.40 The managing director of the company constructing modular homes at Ballymun in Dublin has said the 21 December deadline to complete the project is in serious jeopardy.

Dr Dawar Siddiqi worked at Bantry hospital from May to September 2013

Doctor 'did his best' to read CT scans

15.46 A locum consultant radiologist, who is facing allegations of poor professional performance, has begun giving direct evidence at a Medical Council inquiry and has been outlining many problems he faced during his time at Bantry General.

The IMERC is located at the National Maritime College of Ireland (Pic: Google Street View)

Major investment programme planned for Cork, Kerry

15.36 Details of proposed Government investments to be made in Cork and Kerry will be outlined later today at a briefing by Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin and Minister for Agriculture, Food & the Marine Simon Coveney.