Mayo’s defeat to Cork last weekend was overshadowed somewhat by the controversy regarding Lee Keegan’s concussion at Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday (All matches 2pm unless stated) Allianz League Division One Mayo v Dublin, McHale Park, 7.0 – Viewed in a certain way it possibly suits(...)

The Jamie Carragher Soccer School was held at Dromard GAA last August. Photograph: Getty.

Dromard GAA club in Longford has been fined €2,000 for allowing a soccer school to take place on its premises last summer. The penalty was handed down(...)

Linda  and Andrea who got  married at Stresa on Lake Maggiore, Italy. Photograph: Silvia Cardia Photography,silviacardia.com

Linda, a civil servant from Co Longford, was celebrating a friend’s birthday in Café en Seine one night in April 2012 when she met financial analyst (...)

“The health of the Emperor of Austria [Franz-Joseph, pictured] is ‘giving rise to grave anxiety’.”

January 27th, 1916 The Commons hears of the execution in France of Private L Hope of the 2nd Leinster Regiment, for “desertion”. “It is well known (...)

Meath captain Donal Keogan lifts the Bord na Móna O’Byrne Cup after the final at  Páirc Tailteann, Navan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

O’Byrne Cup final Meath 1-17 Longford 1-11 Having finished their Leinster championship last summer with that morale draining defeat by Westmeath, M(...)

Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald: his changes in the panel and backroom personnel  has raised optimism in the county. Photograph: Inpho

SATURDAY McKenna Cup final Derry v Tyrone, Athletic Grounds, 7.30 – Tyrone have been the driving force in this competition since it was resumed in(...)

Gardaí were confronted by “mayhem” when they arrived to a Co Westmeath pub on St Patrick’s Day where an altercation had broken out between two Traveller factions, Mullingar District Court has heard. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

A judge has described the legal aid system as a “joke” after 14 men charged with violent disorder demanded free legal representation despite posting €(...)

Louth’s Barry Flanagan and Barry Tormey of Meath tussle for the ball during the O’Byrne Cup semi-final at Drogheda. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Meath 0-11 Louth 0-10 A curious Bórd na Móna O’Byrne Cup semi-final ended in a deserved win for Meath in Drogheda’s Gaelic Grounds on Sunday but the(...)

A cottage in Connemara, Co Galway with snow topped hills in the background. Photograph: Trevor Dubber

Snow and ice have made driving conditions on Saturday morning treacherous in parts of the west and north-west. Motorists have been advised to take c(...)

Snowfall in Co Longford on Friday. Photograph: Tierna Dolan

Dozens of schools throughout the borders were closed on Friday following overnight snowfall and freezing temperatures. Many schools – including St N(...)