Patrick O’Brien was appointed to oversee a restructuring and change in name from Quinn Insurance. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Patrick O’Brien has resigned as chief executive of Liberty Insurance Ireland and will be replaced by Tom McIlduff, subject to the approval of the Ce(...)

For younger drivers, the key to cheaper car insurance is simply to stick to smaller engined cars – 1.0-litres is all you’re realistically going to get covered on  – and don’t start adding spoilers and wings either

So, you’ve decided that the clouds of recession have parted sufficiently for you to get back into the car market in 2015. Congratulations, and welcome(...)

Lisa Redmond: ‘I wait until I’m in a bad mood to call the insurance company.’ Photograph: Eric Luke

Insurance is not the sexiest word in the English language, but paying attention to the bottom line when it comes to car, home and life insurance wi(...)

The Camogie Association launched the 2014 Liberty Insurance Championship with a new campaign: “Our game: your game”, that aims to bring the game to a wider audience. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There’s all that throwing like a girl isn’t there? And it’s never on the telly? And yes they’re very good – for girls – but proper athletes? For ye(...)

Cork’s Briege Corkery on the ball against Wexford in the All-Ireland  camogie championship semi-final replay at  Walsh Park, Waterford. Photograph: Inpho.
Cork progress to Camogie final

Cork 1-15 Wexford 0-8 Cork remain on course for a first All-Ireland senior camogie title since 2009 as they swept Wexford aside with a stunning second(...)

Una Leacy’s last-minute goal was Wexford’s saving grace last week and has afforded Helena Jacob’s side another chance of reaching the All-Ireland fina(...)

Learner drivers will have to swap L-plates for N-plates and display them for two years

From August 1st, life for newly-qualified drivers will never be quite the same. Instead of just being able to tear-up the old L-plates, new drivers wi(...)

 Liberty Mutual is planning to expand its presence in Ireland by acquiring Hughes Insurance. Photo: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Boston-based insurer Liberty Mutual is planning to expand its presence in Ireland by acquiring Hughes Insurance, a leading broker in Northern Ireland.(...)

A playground at Tayto Park, Co Meath. Owner Ray Coyle said the expansion would result in the number of full-time employees rising to about 80 from 44.

The owner and founder of Tayto Park in Co Meath expects his €23.5 million expansion to increase visitor numbers at the theme park to 850,000 a year by(...)

Roscommon goalkeeper Darren O’Malley surveys outfield during Saturday evening’s Division Three final against Cavan at Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

Before Dublin’s semi-final comeback got under way Croke Park was facing the prospect of a Cork-Derry final and al(...)