Sites to see along the St Patrick’s Camino

Two businessmen from both sides of the border have launched a new walking trail – the St Patrick’s Camino – in time for St Patrick’s Day. The self-gui(...)

Gordon Elliott and Bryan Cooper etc. Inpho.

The traditional nervous Cheltenham countdown for Ireland’s top jockeys isn’t preventing Barry Geraghty and Bryan Cooper from going into action at Down(...)

Gold Cup-winning jockey  Davy Russell has a good book of rides over the weekend, including Seriatim in the €25,000 Ulster Grand National at Downpatrick.

Davy Russell has half a dozen rides over the weekend at Gowran and Downpatrick and he can follow up last week’s G(...)

“I don’t think [excellence] is something we value enough in Ireland. It is not in our style to shout about it but the environment and the work ethic of our people is brilliant.” Roger Connor, GSK’s head of manufacturing and supply, at the company’s offices in Rathfarnham, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Roger Connor came back to say thanks. It was a nice touch for a man who spends most of his time these days juggling a team of 27,000 people at (...)

Finnebrogue owner Denis Lynch and NI enterprise minister Arlene Foster.

An artisan food producer in the North that supplies venison to one of the UK’s restaurants with three Michelin stars plans to create 65 jobs in Downp(...)

Young boys play on concrete blocks at Dili’s port, as a container ship sails in. Photograph: Cedric Arnold/

Eleven years after independence, the array of socioeconomic challenges facing Timor-Leste remains significant. According to the United Nations Develop(...)