Trainer Ted Walsh takes a break from the Turf Club hearing at the Curragh into the running of Foxrock at Punchestown last December. Judgement has been reserved in the case. Photograph:   Niall Carson/PA

(...) inquiry in front of the Turf Club’s Referrals Committee.The hearing started at 10am, with Grand National(...)

Wayward Prince ridden by Robert Dunne on their way to victory in the Coral Scottish Grand National  at Ayr Racecourse. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

Grand National at Ayr.Leading at the third-last fence, the Hilary Parrott-trained 11-year-old dug deep(...)

Ground staff prepare the course before the 2015 Coral Scottish Grand National Festival at Ayr Racecourse. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

Grand National at Ayr this afternoon due to the drying ground. Third to The Druids Nephew at(...)

Trainer Ted Walsh says he will be happy to answer any questions at Turf Club. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Grand National-winning trainer and well-known RTE racing pundit Ted Walsh will be legally(...)

Paul Townend on his way to winning the Boomerang Animal Bedding Handicap Hurdle on I Shot The Sheriff  at Fairyhouse. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) he’ll be okay,” Martin said of Paul Townend’s mount.In other National Hunt news, watering has begun(...)

 Jessica Harrington was fined €1,000 and jockey Mark Bolger suspended for seven days after the running and riding of High Tail It in the Tipperary Races Supporters Club Maiden Hurdle. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PA

Jessica Harrington was fined €1,000 and jockey Mark Bolger suspended for seven days after the running and riding of High Tail It in the Tipperary Race(...)

Senator Katherine Zappone and Senator Feargal Quinn at the press conference in 2012 to launch  the consultation process on the Seanad Reform Bill. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

National University of Ireland,There has since been no real progress even on that modest proposal for the(...)

The office block being built by Denis O’Brien at the junction of St Stephen’s Green and Earlsfort Terrace in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

National Asset Management Agency (Nama) advances a grand plan to develop a vast new business zone in Dublin(...)

Punchestown Racecourse expects to host almost 17,000 corporate guests at its national hunt festival(...)

Ruby Walsh steers Faugheen to victory in The Herald Champion Novice Hurdle at the 2014 Punchestown Festival. Photograph: Inpho

Faugheen is on track to try and secure a “perfect 10” by maintaining his unbeaten racecourse record at Punchestown in over two weeks’ time.It is less (...)