Learning to spin at the Ulster American Folk Park

(...) reluctant cultural companion excited. You can always turn a trip into a treasure hunt: the museum or(...)

Barry Geraghty: starts his new job as JP McManus’s jockey with three rides at Limerick on Sunday.   Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

In terms of profile, high summer may be National Hunt racing’s down time, but Sunday’s otherwise(...)

Ruby Walsh on Kauto Star clearing the final fence to win the Totesport Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeple Chase at Cheltenham. Photo: David Jones/PA Wire

National Hunt horses of all time, but that comparisons with Arkle are unfair. “He had some hard races and(...)

Dundalk’s Richie Towell walks out onto the pitch against Limerick. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

(...) ten wins in a row over Galway United as they resumed their hunt for the title at Eamonn Deacy Park(...)

(...) daughter of a national hunt trainer, and Adrian, who is chairman of BBA Ireland (the bloodstock agency) and(...)

(...)th, their country’s national day. After meeting at a New Year’s Eve party in 2010, the couple(...)

Gleneagles ridden by Ryan Moore wins the  St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot. Photo: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

DC and secured an Ascot Stakes victory for Ireland’s champion National Hunt trainer on Clondaw(...)

Tattersalls chairman and chief executive Edmond Mahony is optimistic that this year’s Derby Sale will beat the €14.7 million turnover of 2014 Tattersalls chairman and chief executive Edmond Mahony is optimistic that this year’s Derby Sale will beat the €14.7 million turnover of 2014

(...) recovering. The general economy’s revival is partly driving this, but national hunt racing’s enduring appeal(...)

Some of the women responsible for programming the first all-electronic digital computer. They were considered by their employers to be suitable for the job because women were already working as switch operators at telephone exchanges

(...) it’s been hiding in the open.  Sir Tim Hunt (72), a self-confessed chauvinist who won the Nobel(...)

Hurricane Fly bids to add the French Champion Hurdle at Auteuil to his record breaking Grade 1 tally  tomorrow. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

(...)’s National Hunt focus is at Limerick today but resolutely on Paris tomorrow, where the remarkable Hurricane(...)