Pete & Mary Ward’s Country Choice at the Milk Market in Limerick. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

Friday sees the return of Culture Night, the annual event where arts and cultural institutions around the country open their doors for a night of f(...)

Sally Mongey officially naming the new  RNLI  D-class lifeboat ‘Isabella Purchase’ in Tramore. Photograph: Mary Browne

Within minutes of its official naming on Saturday afternoon and a ceremonial launch into the waves crashing on to the busy strand, Tramore’s new D-cl(...)

A giant crane is used to remove wreckage of the plane on the A27 at Shoreham in West Sussex where 11 people are believed to have died. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The investigation into what caused the plane crash at the Shoreham Airshow “will probably take a couple of years at least”, an aviation expert has sai(...)

Emergency services vehicles amassed at the scene of the major A27 route on Saturday, August 23rd, after eleven  people were killed when a jet taking part in Shoreham Airshow in England crashed into it. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

Eleven people are feared to have died in the Shoreham air crash in West Sussex on Saturday, British police said. Sussex police assistant chief constab(...)

Smoke following a crash involving a plane near Shoreham Airshow in West Sussex, England. Photograph: @NDH37087/Twitter/PA Wire

At least seven deaths have been confirmed after a plane crashed near the Shoreham Airshow in West Sussex, England, on Saturday afternoon. The aircraf(...)

‘The tulip lady’: Welsh-born writer and author Anna Pavord

Mention the Welsh-born writer and author Anna Pavord’s name to any book-loving gardener and almost inevitably they will say “Ahh, the tulip lady”. (...)

Police officers search the scene close to where pensioner Donald Lock was stabbed to death by another motorist in Findon, West Sussex, following a crash. Photograph: Hannah McKay/PA Wire.

A man is being questioned by detectives in England over the alleged road rage murder of a great-grandfather who was killed following a minor crash on (...)

Victor Plarr, Thomas Sturge Moore, William Butler Yeats, Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, Ezra Pound, Richard Aldington, and F. S. Flint at the ‘peacock dinner’. Photograph: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

On January 18th 1914, seven poets gathered to eat a peacock. The meal was organised as a tribute to the handsome old man with the impressive white bea(...)

Protestors outside West Sussex County Council offices last month after an application by a shale company to explore for oil and gas  near Wisborough Green in West Sussex was turned down. Photograph: Ruth Lumley/PA

Something unusual happened in West Sussex last month: a small rural community took on the fracking industry – and won. Indeed, the people of Wisboroug(...)

Ireland was well represented with stunt rider Mattie Griffin who thrilled the crowds on his BMW F800 R

This year marks the 21st anniversary of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, an event that attracts elite racing drivers from all corners of motor sport bu(...)