Air pollution levels in smaller towns not covered by the ban on ‘smoky’ coal in Dublin exceed accepted EU limits, research says.  File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

The Asthma Society of Ireland has been to the fore in campaigning for a national coal ban for decades. Emeritus board member Ann Robinson, from Ennisc(...)

Seventeen food safety enforcement orders were issued against various premises in July, the third highest number ever distributed in one month during t(...)

A woman, in her 70s, was fatally injured after her car hit a ditch at Knockmore, Caim, Enniscorthy Co Wexford at about 9.45am on Saturday morning.

A woman has died after a road crash in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. The woman, in her 70s, was fatally injured after her car hit a ditch at Knockmore, Ca(...)

Pearl River take away in Phibsborough, Dublin 7 which was issued a closure order last month. Photograph: Google street view

Eight businesses were served with closure orders last month for violations of food safety regulations. The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) se(...)

James Joyce has not been seen since June 5th

Gardaí have renewed their appeal for help in finding a missing 72-year-old man who has not been seen in month. James Joyce is missing from his home i(...)

The Last General Absolution of the Munsters at Rue du Bois by Fortunino Matania, which now hangs in Gleesons pub in Booterstown, Co Dublin

A harp given by the poet WB Yeats to Maud Gonne – which she apparently played while he recited his verse – made €37,000 and was the top lot in Whyte’s(...)

13 Griffith Avenue, Drumcondra, Dublin 9

Address: 13 Griffith Avenue, Drumcondra, Dublin 9 Agent: Gunne Built in 1935, this 98sq m (1,054 sq ft) semi-detached home has a garage to (...)

Archive of restored film at Whyte’s history auction

The top lot in Whyte’s history auction on Saturday, May 9th, estimated at €150,000-€180,000, is described as “an extremely important archive of restor(...)

Shauna Kearney, Bunclody; Diane Wiley, Kilmuckridge; Caoimhe Hodgins, Carnew; Bill Nolan Coolattin; Patricia Moitie, Enniscorthy; and Becky Tobin, Enniscorthy at the Wicklow/Wexford Foróige youth conference in the Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey, Co Wexford.  Photograph: Garry O’Neill

When I returned to work after my first maternity leave, I used to have a shorter day on Fridays and my commute home on the Dart would sometimes coi(...)

 Wexford nurses collect €2.8 million Lotto jackpot...	 1:41

“The Lotties”, a group of 17 nurses from Wexford General Hospital, have collected a €2.8 million Lotto jackpot they won on December 10th. Each winner’(...)