Cork’s Áine O’Sullivan, Cork, is tackled by Muireann Ni Scannaill of  Dublin during the women’s National Football League  Division 1  semi-final at  St Brendan’s Park, Birr, Co Offaly. Photograph:  Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile *

Cork 1-15 Dublin 0-11 Ephie Fitzgerald hailed his “phenomenal” Cork women’s senior footballers after watching them advance to a ninth successive Lid(...)

Kilkenny’s Richie Hogan and Darragh Ó Connell of Dublin in action during their Allianz Hurling League Division 1A match  Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. Photograph: Inpho

Saturday Allianz Hurling League Division One quarter-final Dublin v Limerick, Parnell Park, 7.0 – A re-run of last year’s quarter-final won easily (...)

A suspect in a Birr robbery  was questioned by detectives and formally charged yesterday. He was released on bail and is due to appear at Tullamore District Court on October 1st. Photograph: Getty Images

A man in his 20s has been charged following a robbery at knifepoint.The incident happened in Birr, Co Offaly, on Monday of last week just as business (...)

Teenager to be charged in connection with a serious assault in Birr, Co Offaly today.

A 17-year-old man will appear before court today charged in connection with a serious assault that left a man in hospital in Co Offaly. (...)

A man has been arrested following the discovery of cannabis plants worth an estimated  €208,000 in Birr, Co Offaly. File Photograph: PA Wire.

A man has been charged in relation to the discovery of €208,000 worth of cannabis in Co Offaly. Huy Chang Vu (20) of Unit 2, Bridge Street, Birr was c(...)