During warm, humid weather, wood expands, during dry weather it contracts. In winter, when homes are heated and the air is dry, wood flooring gives up some of its moisture and therefore shrinks. Photograph: Thinkstock

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A saw was said to have been found in a stock cupboard at the Ayrshire hospital.

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The sale of Aer Lingus to British Airways owner IAG is still on the table. (Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times)

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Chairman Justice Alan Mahon has ruled all documents other than specified “relevant material” be returned to the person who provided them or their lawyers. Photograph: The Irish Times

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 Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald and Michael Donnelan, director general of the  Irish Prison Service, answer questions  at the launch of the Irish Prison Service and  Probation Service annual reports and joint strategy  in Smithfield,  Dublin, on May 18th, 2015. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has commissioned a review of the drugs and alcohol(...)

Review: The Merry Widow

NCH, Dublin Is Franz Lehár’s 1905 operetta The Merry Widow a timeless classic with unending potential to win new friends? Winning new frien(...)